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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 40 83 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.72% 11.34% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 32.94% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 27
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,380
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
175 252 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.04% 34.43% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 212 109
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Sheffield

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (76.67%) Linux
2 39 (65.00%) Windows
3 31 (51.67%) Oracle
4 26 (43.33%) Finance
5 25 (41.67%) Python
5 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
6 24 (40.00%) Debian
7 22 (36.67%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) Java
9 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
9 17 (28.33%) Bash Shell
10 16 (26.67%) Ubuntu
10 16 (26.67%) SUSE
10 16 (26.67%) VMware
10 16 (26.67%) Perl
11 15 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 15 (25.00%) Solaris
12 14 (23.33%) Citrix
12 14 (23.33%) C++
12 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (21.67%) vSphere
13 13 (21.67%) HTML
13 13 (21.67%) CSS
13 13 (21.67%) Firewall
14 12 (20.00%) Banking
14 12 (20.00%) PHP
14 12 (20.00%) .NET
14 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (10.00%) IIS
1 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) Node.js
3 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.00%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (5.00%) Commerce Server
3 3 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (5.00%) PegaRULES
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (5.00%) Drupal
3 3 (5.00%) WordPress
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) HTTP
4 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) DHCP
6 1 (1.67%) SAN
6 1 (1.67%) SNMP
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) VLAN
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.67%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
3 10 (16.67%) MySQL
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (10.00%) Informix
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (5.00%) OLTP
8 3 (5.00%) OLAP
9 2 (3.33%) DB2
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Business Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) HTML
1 13 (21.67%) CSS
2 12 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) XSLT
3 3 (5.00%) Middleware
3 3 (5.00%) JSON
3 3 (5.00%) jQuery
3 3 (5.00%) HTML5
3 3 (5.00%) REST
3 3 (5.00%) Express
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) DataPower
3 1 (1.67%) iSeries
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Linux
2 39 (65.00%) Windows
3 24 (40.00%) Debian
4 16 (26.67%) Ubuntu
4 16 (26.67%) SUSE
5 15 (25.00%) Solaris
6 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.33%) AIX
9 3 (5.00%) CentOS
9 3 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) Information Security
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL
6 4 (6.67%) UML
6 4 (6.67%) RUP
6 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 4 (6.67%) Analytics
6 4 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.67%) SIEM
7 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.00%) Line Management
7 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Python
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) Java
4 17 (28.33%) Bash Shell
5 16 (26.67%) Perl
6 15 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 14 (23.33%) C++
8 12 (20.00%) PHP
9 10 (16.67%) C
9 10 (16.67%) VBScript
9 10 (16.67%) VB
9 10 (16.67%) Uniface
10 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
12 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
13 4 (6.67%) AWK
13 4 (6.67%) COBOL
13 4 (6.67%) Tcl
14 3 (5.00%) Korn
14 3 (5.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) OCP
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (3.33%) RHCE
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.67%) vSphere
3 10 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (10.00%) vCloud
6 4 (6.67%) KVM
6 4 (6.67%) Xen
6 4 (6.67%) XenApp
7 3 (5.00%) XenServer
7 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 3 (5.00%) pfSense
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Control-M
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.33%) Cacti
1 2 (3.33%) Opsview
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Oracle
2 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
4 14 (23.33%) Citrix
5 10 (16.67%) Northgate
6 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco
7 4 (6.67%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Endeca
8 3 (5.00%) F5
8 3 (5.00%) Intel
9 2 (3.33%) Splunk
10 1 (1.67%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) Lotus
10 1 (1.67%) Symantec
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago