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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 14 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.92% 8.11% 4.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 33.33% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £23,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
42 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 41.58% 24.32% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 26
Average salary £28,000 £21,976 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.41% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,650 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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 -2 8 £23,000 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) HPUX
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Toad
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) MariaDB

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Junior
3 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) Data Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat