The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.71% 10.41% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.59% 32.56% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 5
Average salary £36,000 £26,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -56.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £61,500
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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 86 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 17.06% 31.97% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 40
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,457 £18,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

UNIX
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Solihull

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Solihull

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

UNIX Salary Histogram in Solihull

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 32 (86.49%) Oracle
2 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Oracle Database
3 24 (64.86%) Finance
4 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle Discoverer
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (54.05%) Hyperion
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (54.05%) Essbase
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle Exadata
5 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (43.24%) WebLogic
6 16 (43.24%) Telecoms
6 16 (43.24%) Retail
6 16 (43.24%) Fujitsu
7 12 (32.43%) Solaris
8 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 8 (21.62%) SAN
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp
10 7 (18.92%) CommVault
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) Tomcat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 16 (43.24%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) Oracle Database
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle Discoverer
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (54.05%) Essbase
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 20 (54.05%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) DBA
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) CSS
2 3 (8.11%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
2 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.11%) OOP
3 3 (8.11%) OO
3 3 (8.11%) Web Development
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
2 3 (8.11%) PHP5
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle
2 20 (54.05%) Hyperion
3 16 (43.24%) Fujitsu
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) CommVault
6 5 (13.51%) Netezza
6 5 (13.51%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) VMware
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco