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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 48 102 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.76% 10.36% 5.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 31.48% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 66 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £40,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
210 324 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.18% 32.89% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 191 272 169
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -24 40 £35,000 +1.44% 2
Barnsley +1 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Doncaster +4 2 £35,000 -
Rotherham -2 1 £25,000 +6.38%
UNIX
Yorkshire

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (73.42%) Linux
2 52 (65.82%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) Oracle
4 30 (37.97%) SQL
5 26 (32.91%) Red Hat
5 26 (32.91%) Finance
5 26 (32.91%) VMware
6 25 (31.65%) Python
7 24 (30.38%) Debian
8 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
9 19 (24.05%) C++
10 18 (22.78%) Java
10 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
11 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
11 17 (21.52%) Citrix
11 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
12 16 (20.25%) Ubuntu
12 16 (20.25%) SUSE
12 16 (20.25%) Solaris
12 16 (20.25%) Perl
12 16 (20.25%) PHP
12 16 (20.25%) .NET
13 15 (18.99%) C
13 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.99%) vSphere
13 15 (18.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database
14 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.59%) IIS
2 6 (7.59%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.80%) Node.js
5 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.80%) CloudStack
5 3 (3.80%) Drupal
5 3 (3.80%) WordPress
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.80%) Commerce Server
5 3 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (3.80%) PegaRULES
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.80%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) SAN
3 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) DNS
4 3 (3.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (3.80%) HTTP
4 3 (3.80%) NAS
4 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.53%) VoIP
5 2 (2.53%) DHCP
5 2 (2.53%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) MPLS
6 1 (1.27%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) SNMP
6 1 (1.27%) VLAN
6 1 (1.27%) Network Security
6 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.27%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.66%) MySQL
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.59%) Informix
6 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.80%) OLTP
8 3 (3.80%) OLAP
9 2 (2.53%) DB2
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Developer
1 17 (21.52%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Consultant
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.59%) Business Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) Storage Specialist
8 5 (6.33%) Server Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Systems Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) C Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Product Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) .NET
2 13 (16.46%) CSS
2 13 (16.46%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) XSLT
3 3 (3.80%) Middleware
3 3 (3.80%) JSON
3 3 (3.80%) jQuery
3 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 3 (3.80%) REST
3 3 (3.80%) Express
4 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) FlexPod
1 5 (6.33%) Private Cloud
2 4 (5.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (5.06%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.06%) Clustering
2 4 (5.06%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.80%) DataPower
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 58 (73.42%) Linux
2 52 (65.82%) Windows
3 24 (30.38%) Debian
4 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (20.25%) Ubuntu
5 16 (20.25%) Solaris
5 16 (20.25%) SUSE
6 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
7 12 (15.19%) Windows 8
8 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (12.66%) AIX
9 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (3.80%) CentOS
11 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
3 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
3 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.66%) ITIL
5 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.33%) Information Security
7 4 (5.06%) UML
7 4 (5.06%) RUP
7 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.06%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.06%) Analytics
7 4 (5.06%) Cyber Security
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.06%) SIEM
8 3 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.80%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 25 (31.65%) Python
3 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
3 19 (24.05%) C++
4 18 (22.78%) Java
5 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
6 16 (20.25%) Perl
6 16 (20.25%) PHP
7 15 (18.99%) C
8 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
9 10 (12.66%) Uniface
9 10 (12.66%) VBScript
9 10 (12.66%) VB
10 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
11 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
12 4 (5.06%) Tcl
12 4 (5.06%) COBOL
12 4 (5.06%) AWK
13 3 (3.80%) Jython
13 3 (3.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) NCDA
4 2 (2.53%) OCP
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.53%) RHCE
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.99%) vSphere
3 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
3 10 (12.66%) VMware ESX
4 8 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.86%) XenApp
6 6 (7.59%) Terminal Services
6 6 (7.59%) vCloud
7 4 (5.06%) KVM
7 4 (5.06%) Xen
8 3 (3.80%) XenServer
8 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.80%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.80%) pfSense
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Control-M
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.53%) Cacti
1 2 (2.53%) Opsview
2 1 (1.27%) WSUS
2 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Oracle
2 26 (32.91%) Red Hat
2 26 (32.91%) VMware
3 17 (21.52%) Citrix
4 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.66%) Northgate
6 7 (8.86%) NetApp
7 5 (6.33%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.33%) IronPort
7 5 (6.33%) Websense
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco
8 4 (5.06%) IBM
9 3 (3.80%) Intel
9 3 (3.80%) Endeca
9 3 (3.80%) F5
10 2 (2.53%) Splunk
10 2 (2.53%) EMC
10 2 (2.53%) CommVault
10 2 (2.53%) HP
11 1 (1.27%) Dell
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