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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 18 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 7.81% 1.19% 12.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 2.70% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £55,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
56 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 43.75% 44.05% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 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 (56.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) webMethods
4 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) ISEB
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) Retail
6 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) VoIP
8 3 (12.00%) WAN
8 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (12.00%) Office 365
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 8

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) webMethods Developer
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) EnCE
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) webMethods
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) IBM