The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 76 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £27,450 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
UNIX Support
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
678 670 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.86% 97.95% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 584 558 491
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Support Salary Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Perl

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix