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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.37% 9.95% 8.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 25.32% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £25,400 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,000 £52,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
21 79 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.43% 39.30% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 15
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% +52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -3 4 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) HPUX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) HP Superdome
5 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Exstream
6 2 (25.00%) Exstream Dialogue
6 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) Data Security
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) HP Superdome
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) HPUX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) VMware