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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 42 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 36 60 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.99% 9.20% 4.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.57% 26.20% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 21
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
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
184 229 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.48% 35.12% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 169 207 104
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Sheffield

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) Windows
3 27 (51.92%) Oracle
4 23 (44.23%) Python
4 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
5 22 (42.31%) SQL
5 22 (42.31%) Debian
6 20 (38.46%) Finance
6 20 (38.46%) Java
7 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.77%) SUSE
8 16 (30.77%) Solaris
8 16 (30.77%) Ubuntu
9 15 (28.85%) Bash Shell
9 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
10 14 (26.92%) Perl
10 14 (26.92%) C++
11 13 (25.00%) HTML
11 13 (25.00%) CSS
12 12 (23.08%) PHP
12 12 (23.08%) .NET
12 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
13 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
14 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
14 10 (19.23%) Uniface
14 10 (19.23%) PowerBuilder
14 10 (19.23%) Windows XP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) Drupal
2 3 (5.77%) WordPress
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (5.77%) Commerce Server
2 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (5.77%) PegaRULES
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.77%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) Node.js
2 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.77%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) BIG-IP
3 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) IPsec
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) SNMP
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.54%) Informix
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.77%) OLTP
7 3 (5.77%) OLAP
8 2 (3.85%) DB2
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (11.54%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Business Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Administrator
7 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Product Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.77%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) HTML
1 13 (25.00%) CSS
2 12 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) XSLT
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) REST
3 3 (5.77%) Express
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Clustering
1 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.77%) DataPower
2 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) LPAR
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) Windows
3 22 (42.31%) Debian
4 16 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 16 (30.77%) Solaris
4 16 (30.77%) SUSE
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
6 10 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (11.54%) AIX
9 3 (5.77%) CentOS
9 3 (5.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.85%) Android
11 1 (1.92%) HPUX
11 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (7.69%) SIEM
4 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) UML
4 4 (7.69%) RUP
4 4 (7.69%) Information Security
4 4 (7.69%) Analytics
4 4 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 3 (5.77%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.77%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.77%) Content Management
5 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Python
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
4 15 (28.85%) Bash Shell
5 14 (26.92%) Perl
5 14 (26.92%) C++
6 12 (23.08%) PHP
7 10 (19.23%) C
7 10 (19.23%) VBScript
7 10 (19.23%) VB
7 10 (19.23%) Uniface
8 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
11 4 (7.69%) AWK
11 4 (7.69%) COBOL
11 4 (7.69%) Tcl
12 3 (5.77%) Korn
12 3 (5.77%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) OCP
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.85%) RHCE
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) vSphere
3 4 (7.69%) XenApp
3 4 (7.69%) Xen
3 4 (7.69%) KVM
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.77%) XenServer
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) pfSense
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Opsview
2 2 (3.85%) Control-M
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Oracle
2 23 (44.23%) Red Hat
3 10 (19.23%) Northgate
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 7 (13.46%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) IBM
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco
7 3 (5.77%) Intel
7 3 (5.77%) Endeca
7 3 (5.77%) F5
8 2 (3.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.92%) NetApp
9 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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