The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 56 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 2.23% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.45% 10.89% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 101 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.33% 20.49% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 129 98 73
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Stafford - 1 £52,500 - 2
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 37 (75.51%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (36.73%) Shell Script
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle
6 14 (28.57%) Teradata
7 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
8 10 (20.41%) ETL
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.37%) Java
9 9 (18.37%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
10 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.33%) Middleware
11 6 (12.24%) Internet
11 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
11 6 (12.24%) Windows
11 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.24%) F#
11 6 (12.24%) Scala
11 6 (12.24%) Open Source
11 6 (12.24%) Clojure
11 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
11 6 (12.24%) Erlang
11 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
11 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.24%) Degree
12 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
12 5 (10.20%) Haskell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) MPLS
2 2 (4.08%) BGP
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) DB2
5 3 (6.12%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Junior
4 6 (12.24%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Graduate
7 3 (6.12%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Junior Database Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Solaris
3 5 (10.20%) CentOS
3 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ETL
2 9 (18.37%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
3 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Functional Programming
6 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Parallel Processing
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) OOD
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Web Development
8 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) Shell Script
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) Erlang
4 6 (12.24%) F#
4 6 (12.24%) Scala
4 6 (12.24%) Clojure
5 5 (10.20%) Haskell
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) C#
7 3 (6.12%) COBOL
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.20%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 14 (28.57%) Teradata
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) VMware
5 4 (8.16%) Netezza
5 4 (8.16%) Greenplum
5 4 (8.16%) Vertica
6 2 (4.08%) Juniper
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
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