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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 24 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.88% - 8.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.54% - 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £40,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
71 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 34.98% 42.61% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 30
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 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 - 8 £40,750 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Oracle
3 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
4 13 (34.21%) Teradata
4 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) ETL
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
8 8 (21.05%) webMethods
8 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
9 5 (13.16%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) Windows
9 5 (13.16%) ISEB
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Scrum
10 4 (10.53%) VMware
10 4 (10.53%) Finance
10 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
10 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.53%) QA
10 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (7.89%) Office 365
11 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
11 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
11 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) 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 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
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 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) 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%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
3 3 (7.89%) HPUX
3 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) ETL
3 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
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
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) EnCE
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) Teradata
3 8 (21.05%) webMethods
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft