The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 44 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.29% 6.14% 7.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 25.15% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 38
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 167 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.86% 24.42% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 171 149 153
Average salary £34,500 £32,200 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

UNIX
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Sheffield

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Sheffield

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 59 (51.75%) Linux
2 40 (35.09%) Solaris
3 35 (30.70%) Windows
4 34 (29.82%) Oracle
4 34 (29.82%) SQL
5 32 (28.07%) Java
6 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
7 29 (25.44%) ITIL
8 27 (23.68%) SAN
9 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (20.18%) Apache
11 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
11 22 (19.30%) JBoss
11 22 (19.30%) VMware
12 20 (17.54%) Shell Script
12 20 (17.54%) AIX
12 20 (17.54%) Web Services
13 19 (16.67%) XML
13 19 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 19 (16.67%) Degree
14 18 (15.79%) WebSphere
14 18 (15.79%) HTML
15 17 (14.91%) Incident Management
16 15 (13.16%) Supplier Management
16 15 (13.16%) Hibernate
16 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
16 15 (13.16%) HPUX
16 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
16 15 (13.16%) Eclipse
16 15 (13.16%) DNS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (20.18%) Apache
2 22 (19.30%) JBoss
3 18 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (7.89%) MS Exchange
6 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (5.26%) nginx
7 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.63%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) IaaS
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.68%) SAN
2 15 (13.16%) DNS
3 11 (9.65%) VPN
4 10 (8.77%) Firewall
5 8 (7.02%) NAS
6 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.26%) DHCP
7 6 (5.26%) VLAN
8 5 (4.39%) Network Security
8 5 (4.39%) SNMP
9 2 (1.75%) Internet
10 1 (0.88%) MPLS
10 1 (0.88%) PBX
10 1 (0.88%) HTTP
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.88%) Wireless
10 1 (0.88%) IPsec
10 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (11.40%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (6.14%) Big Data
5 6 (5.26%) MySQL
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 13 (11.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.77%) Selenium
4 8 (7.02%) Subversion
5 7 (6.14%) Ant
5 7 (6.14%) WebDriver
5 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (4.39%) Maven
6 5 (4.39%) JIRA
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 14 (12.28%) Banking
2 11 (9.65%) Finance
3 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (23.68%) Analyst
2 22 (19.30%) Administrator
3 20 (17.54%) Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 15 (13.16%) Service Analyst
6 14 (12.28%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
8 9 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (7.89%) DBA
9 7 (6.14%) Architect
9 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.26%) UNIX Support
10 6 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.39%) UNIX Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) Web Services
2 19 (16.67%) XML
3 18 (15.79%) HTML
4 15 (13.16%) Hibernate
5 11 (9.65%) SOAP
6 4 (3.51%) Middleware
7 3 (2.63%) CSS
7 3 (2.63%) JSON
7 3 (2.63%) LINQ
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.63%) HTML5
7 3 (2.63%) CSS3
8 1 (0.88%) Spring
8 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.53%) LPAR
4 11 (9.65%) Replication
5 5 (4.39%) CLARiiON
5 5 (4.39%) Clustering
5 5 (4.39%) Telematics
5 5 (4.39%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) Economics
7 1 (0.88%) CCTV
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.75%) Linux
2 40 (35.09%) Solaris
3 35 (30.70%) Windows
4 20 (17.54%) AIX
5 15 (13.16%) HPUX
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.39%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.63%) Android
10 1 (0.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) ITIL
2 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.91%) Incident Management
4 15 (13.16%) Supplier Management
4 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 14 (12.28%) TDD
6 13 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.53%) Project Management
8 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.89%) DevOps
9 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.14%) OOP
10 7 (6.14%) OO
10 7 (6.14%) Test Planning
11 6 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.39%) Information Security
12 5 (4.39%) Change Control
13 4 (3.51%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.51%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) Java
3 20 (17.54%) Shell Script
4 15 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.77%) Perl
6 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.39%) Ruby
7 5 (4.39%) PHP
8 3 (2.63%) Python
8 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.75%) C
10 1 (0.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) OCP
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.88%) NCDA
4 1 (0.88%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) SLA
2 6 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.02%) XenApp
5 5 (4.39%) Xen
5 5 (4.39%) KVM
6 3 (2.63%) XenServer
6 3 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (2.63%) vSphere
7 2 (1.75%) vCloud
8 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) NetBackup
2 8 (7.02%) Puppet
3 7 (6.14%) Vagrant
3 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.14%) Data Guard
3 7 (6.14%) Opsview
4 5 (4.39%) Ganglia
4 5 (4.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.63%) Control-M
6 2 (1.75%) Nagios
6 2 (1.75%) Cacti
7 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.88%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (0.88%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) SCOM
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Oracle
2 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (19.30%) VMware
4 15 (13.16%) IBM
5 14 (12.28%) Citrix
6 12 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 11 (9.65%) NetApp
7 11 (9.65%) Cisco
8 8 (7.02%) EMC
9 7 (6.14%) Symantec
10 5 (4.39%) Kaspersky
10 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.51%) Tieto
11 4 (3.51%) HP
12 3 (2.63%) Sun
12 3 (2.63%) Veritas
12 3 (2.63%) CommVault
12 3 (2.63%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.63%) BMC
12 3 (2.63%) Cerner
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago