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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 68 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £27,450
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.94%
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
587 770 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.07% 98.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 516 659 584
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

Unix Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle