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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 47 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 22 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.70% 6.22% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.97% 20.95% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,550 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,680 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
116 210 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.50% 29.70% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 105 169 144
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £45,000 £42,500
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 5 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
1 25 (55.56%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) VMware
3 21 (46.67%) Oracle
4 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
5 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
6 14 (31.11%) Citrix
6 14 (31.11%) Perl
6 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
6 14 (31.11%) Oracle Database
7 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
7 13 (28.89%) DNS
8 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
8 12 (26.67%) Firewall
8 12 (26.67%) MySQL
8 12 (26.67%) vSphere
9 11 (24.44%) vCloud
9 11 (24.44%) IIS
9 11 (24.44%) Terminal Services
10 10 (22.22%) Finance
10 10 (22.22%) SAN
11 8 (17.78%) Banking
11 8 (17.78%) ITIL
11 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (17.78%) NAS
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (24.44%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.44%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) DNS
2 12 (26.67%) Firewall
3 10 (22.22%) SAN
4 8 (17.78%) NAS
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) HTTP
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle Database
2 12 (26.67%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) Ant
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Gradle
3 1 (2.22%) Hudson
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Consultant
3 11 (24.44%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Consultant
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Network Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 8 (17.78%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
6 7 (15.56%) Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Linux Support
8 4 (8.89%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) VMware Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) JSP
4 1 (2.22%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) iSeries
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Linux
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (8.89%) Debian
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.89%) Coaching
3 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) BDD
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) ERP
5 2 (4.44%) Logistics
5 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Security Management
5 2 (4.44%) Security Operations
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) SIEM
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
1 14 (31.11%) Perl
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C
3 5 (11.11%) C++
3 5 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Uniface
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) CEH
1 2 (4.44%) CISA
1 2 (4.44%) CISSP
1 2 (4.44%) GCIA
1 2 (4.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 12 (26.67%) vSphere
4 11 (24.44%) Terminal Services
4 11 (24.44%) vCloud
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 2 (4.44%) Cacti
3 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.44%) Opsview
4 1 (2.22%) Control-M
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Oracle
3 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) Citrix
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) EMC
6 3 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Pegasus
7 2 (4.44%) Sage
7 2 (4.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) Apple
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus
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