The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 19 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 6.90% - 12.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% - 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
UNIX
Shropshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 43.10% 48.72% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 18
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Telford

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Telford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) webMethods
4 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
5 5 (20.83%) Retail
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) ISEB
6 4 (16.67%) Banking
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
6 4 (16.67%) QA
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (12.50%) Office 365
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) LAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Forensic Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) HPUX
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) EnCE
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) webMethods
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft