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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.34% 4.32% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 19.40% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
69 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 24.56% 22.26% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 40
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +31.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Solihull

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (78.95%) Oracle
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
3 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Exadata
3 11 (57.89%) Essbase
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) Retail
3 11 (57.89%) Fujitsu
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Discoverer
3 11 (57.89%) Hyperion
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) CommVault
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Database
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Exadata
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Discoverer
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (57.89%) Essbase
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 11 (57.89%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DBA
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.53%) Process Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Hyperion
2 11 (57.89%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.53%) Netezza
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Progress
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Capita