The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 49 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.37% 3.53% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 14.08% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.49% 25.09% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 33
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +51.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
UNIX
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
5 3 (25.00%) Sage
5 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Sybase
5 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Progress
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (25.00%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (25.00%) Essbase
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (25.00%) DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) Progress
2 3 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (25.00%) Sage
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (16.67%) Capita
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft