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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 23 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.76% 2.97% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.94% 13.49% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 4
Average salary £51,500 £57,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
165 126 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.96% 21.99% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 140 106 72
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £53,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Stafford -7 3 £52,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -1 2 £21,000 -65.00%
Uttoxeter - 2 - -
Tamworth - 1 £25,000 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 18 (43.90%) Linux
4 17 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (41.46%) Teradata
5 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
6 10 (24.39%) ETL
7 7 (17.07%) Firewall
7 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Java
8 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.20%) Low Latency
9 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
9 5 (12.20%) Windows
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) Middleware
10 4 (9.76%) Juniper
10 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.76%) VPN
10 4 (9.76%) MPLS
10 4 (9.76%) BGP
10 4 (9.76%) Cisco
10 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
10 4 (9.76%) Open Source
11 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
11 3 (7.32%) Clojure
11 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
11 3 (7.32%) F#

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) MPLS
2 4 (9.76%) BGP
2 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
2 4 (9.76%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 8 (19.51%) AWS Developer
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Junior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Junior
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (7.32%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Database Developer
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) HPUX
3 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ETL
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
3 5 (12.20%) Low Latency
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (7.32%) Functional Programming
4 3 (7.32%) DRM
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.88%) Parallel Processing
5 2 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (4.88%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
3 6 (14.63%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) Erlang
5 3 (7.32%) F#
5 3 (7.32%) Scala
5 3 (7.32%) Clojure
6 2 (4.88%) Haskell
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) COBOL
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CISSP
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) Teradata
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Juniper
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Netezza
5 2 (4.88%) Greenplum
5 2 (4.88%) Vertica
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Pegasus