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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.39% 9.76% 8.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.94% 41.38% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £30,625 £38,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £34,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,125 £43,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.23% 23.58% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 27
Average salary £30,500 £20,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £36,200
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
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 27 January 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 - 14 £30,625 - 3
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) webMethods
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (24.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (20.00%) IBM
7 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.00%) ISEB
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) QA
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) Retail
8 3 (12.00%) Teradata
8 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) SLA
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco
9 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.00%) HPUX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) webMethods Developer
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) webMethods
2 6 (24.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Teradata
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
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