The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 19 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.41% 0.89% 8.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.33% 2.17% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.19% 41.07% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 41
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Shropshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +7 10 £42,500 -22.72%
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
4 12 (31.58%) Teradata
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (26.32%) Linux
6 9 (23.68%) ETL
6 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) webMethods
8 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 5 (13.16%) ISEB
9 5 (13.16%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) VMware
9 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
9 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.53%) QA
10 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Scrum
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Finance
10 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
11 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
11 3 (7.89%) HPUX
11 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
11 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
11 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
11 3 (7.89%) HP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) VoIP
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) AWS Developer
3 8 (21.05%) webMethods Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) DBA
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) HPUX
3 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) ETL
3 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
4 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (2.63%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
3 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) EnCE
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 12 (31.58%) Teradata
3 8 (21.05%) webMethods
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) IBM