The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 53 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 37 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.03% 5.39% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.37% 21.10% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 26
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
226 237 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.62% 25.57% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 185 202 172
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

UNIX
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Sheffield -11 35 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Rotherham +16 2 £35,000 -22.22%
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 63 (74.12%) Linux
2 37 (43.53%) Solaris
3 29 (34.12%) SAN
3 29 (34.12%) Windows
4 25 (29.41%) Oracle
5 24 (28.24%) VMware
6 22 (25.88%) Java
7 18 (21.18%) AIX
7 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (20.00%) SQL
9 16 (18.82%) IBM
9 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
10 15 (17.65%) PL/SQL
10 15 (17.65%) JBoss
11 14 (16.47%) XML
11 14 (16.47%) TDD
11 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
12 13 (15.29%) Degree
12 13 (15.29%) LPAR
12 13 (15.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (15.29%) HPUX
12 13 (15.29%) HTML
12 13 (15.29%) MS Exchange
13 12 (14.12%) Red Hat
13 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (14.12%) WebSphere
14 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (12.94%) Banking

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (17.65%) JBoss
2 13 (15.29%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.12%) WebSphere
4 10 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.24%) Apache
6 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Office
2 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.18%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.12%) SAN
2 9 (10.59%) NAS
3 8 (9.41%) DNS
4 7 (8.24%) VPN
5 5 (5.88%) Firewall
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.18%) VLAN
6 1 (1.18%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.18%) MPLS
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) IPsec
6 1 (1.18%) PBX
6 1 (1.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.24%) Big Data
5 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.71%) MySQL
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 10 (11.76%) Selenium
2 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.41%) Subversion
4 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.24%) WebDriver
4 7 (8.24%) Ant
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.53%) JUnit
7 2 (2.35%) JIRA
7 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (12.94%) Banking
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Administrator
3 13 (15.29%) AIX Administrator
3 13 (15.29%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) DBA
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.06%) UNIX Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.71%) Performance Tester
9 4 (4.71%) Server Support
9 4 (4.71%) Tester
9 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) XML
2 13 (15.29%) HTML
3 11 (12.94%) SOAP
4 9 (10.59%) Hibernate
4 9 (10.59%) Web Services
5 4 (4.71%) Middleware
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.53%) JSON
6 3 (3.53%) CSS3
6 3 (3.53%) HTML5
6 3 (3.53%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) LINQ
7 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) LPAR
2 11 (12.94%) Replication
3 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.06%) Clustering
5 5 (5.88%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.18%) CCTV
7 1 (1.18%) Economics
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (74.12%) Linux
2 37 (43.53%) Solaris
3 29 (34.12%) Windows
4 18 (21.18%) AIX
5 13 (15.29%) HPUX
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.88%) Android
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) TDD
3 13 (15.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (12.94%) Project Management
5 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.59%) ITIL
7 8 (9.41%) DevOps
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.24%) Test Planning
8 7 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.24%) OOP
8 7 (8.24%) OO
9 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.06%) Change Control
10 5 (5.88%) Line Management
10 5 (5.88%) Android Development
10 5 (5.88%) iOS Development
10 5 (5.88%) Information Security
11 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) Java
2 17 (20.00%) SQL
3 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
4 15 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.41%) Perl
6 6 (7.06%) PHP
6 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) C
7 3 (3.53%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) COBOL
9 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) Degree
3 3 (3.53%) OCP
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) VCP4
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (8.24%) XenApp
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (7.06%) vSphere
6 3 (3.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (3.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.35%) vCloud
8 1 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) Vagrant
2 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.24%) NetBackup
3 6 (7.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.06%) Opsview
4 4 (4.71%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.53%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (3.53%) Control-M
6 1 (1.18%) SCOM
6 1 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.18%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.18%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 25 (29.41%) Oracle
2 24 (28.24%) VMware
3 16 (18.82%) IBM
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 12 (14.12%) Red Hat
5 11 (12.94%) NetApp
5 11 (12.94%) EMC
6 9 (10.59%) Citrix
7 8 (9.41%) Symantec
8 6 (7.06%) Cisco
8 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.06%) Kaspersky
9 4 (4.71%) HP
9 4 (4.71%) Tieto
10 3 (3.53%) F5
10 3 (3.53%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.53%) Veritas
10 3 (3.53%) BMC
10 3 (3.53%) Sun
11 1 (1.18%) McAfee