The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.04% 10.00% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 30.43% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £41,500 £23,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.43% -36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £22,300 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £42,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 30.99% 32.86% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 9
Average salary £41,500 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.43% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,650 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Salford region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Salford

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Salford region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Salford

UNIX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) BBC
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) ISMS
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (16.67%) nginx
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ISMS
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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