The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 54 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 8 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.69% 3.24% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 19.42% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 3
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £78,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
116 103 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.47% 16.67% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 105 95 126
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unix Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 6 - -
Lichfield +1 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Unix
West Midlands

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 21 (80.77%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (73.08%) Linux
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
4 15 (57.69%) DHCP
4 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
5 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (53.85%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Project Planning
5 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 10 (38.46%) SUSE
7 9 (34.62%) Logistics
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
10 4 (15.38%) VoIP
11 3 (11.54%) WLAN
11 3 (11.54%) WAN
11 3 (11.54%) COBOL
11 3 (11.54%) VPN
11 3 (11.54%) LAN
11 3 (11.54%) MPLS
11 3 (11.54%) OSPF
11 3 (11.54%) BGP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DHCP
1 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 3 (11.54%) BGP
3 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
3 3 (11.54%) Multicast
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 3 (11.54%) OSPF
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) QlikView
General
1 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) AS400
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (38.46%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (53.85%) Project Planning
2 9 (34.62%) Logistics
3 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) COBOL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle