The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 56 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.04% 7.85% 3.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.24% 30.97% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 15
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 113 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.93% 25.34% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 116 98 139
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

UNIX
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

UNIX
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 16 £31,500 -10.00% 7
Gateshead -6 3 £27,500 -25.67%
Prudhoe - 2 £50,000 -
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (24.32%) SLA
5 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
6 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 8 (21.62%) SAN
6 8 (21.62%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) Degree
6 8 (21.62%) NAS
7 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
8 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.22%) DHCP
8 6 (16.22%) NFS
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (16.22%) Symantec
8 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
8 6 (16.22%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) Italian Language
8 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
9 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
6 1 (2.70%) SAS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) NAS
2 8 (21.62%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall
5 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.11%) IPsec
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
6 3 (8.11%) L2TP
6 3 (8.11%) PPP
6 3 (8.11%) MPLS
6 3 (8.11%) OSPF
6 3 (8.11%) BGP
7 2 (5.41%) DSL
7 2 (5.41%) SNMP
7 2 (5.41%) ATM
7 2 (5.41%) Broadband
7 2 (5.41%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.70%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.70%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
1 6 (16.22%) Italian Language
2 5 (13.51%) French Language
2 5 (13.51%) German Language
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Support
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
6 2 (5.41%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX Support
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) JMS
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) LINQ
3 1 (2.70%) Django
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) XSLT
3 1 (2.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Management
3 3 (8.11%) RUP
3 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.11%) Workflow
3 3 (8.11%) Scrum
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) Test Management
3 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.41%) ETL
4 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.41%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) Scala
4 2 (5.41%) C
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) MCITP
4 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.11%) CCSP
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (5.41%) CCDP
5 2 (5.41%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.70%) SAS Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCIP
6 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) NFS
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
1 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.41%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Symantec
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Pega
7 2 (5.41%) Informatica
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.70%) Sybase
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
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Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
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