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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 17 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 68 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.29% 4.36% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.56% 18.97% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 28
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,863 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
186 116 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.14% 22.97% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 139 106 133
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +28 68 £30,250 +12.03% 4
North Shields - 2 £27,500 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 75 (56.39%) Linux
2 73 (54.89%) Java
3 67 (50.38%) SQL
4 55 (41.35%) C
5 41 (30.83%) Windows
6 39 (29.32%) C#
6 39 (29.32%) C++
7 36 (27.07%) Finance
8 34 (25.56%) Degree
9 33 (24.81%) Web Services
10 32 (24.06%) Oracle
11 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
12 22 (16.54%) Shell Script
12 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (15.04%) Client/Server
13 20 (15.04%) HTML
14 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 18 (13.53%) Spring
15 18 (13.53%) Tomcat
15 18 (13.53%) DHCP
15 18 (13.53%) DNS
16 17 (12.78%) OO
16 17 (12.78%) SOAP
16 17 (12.78%) ITIL
16 17 (12.78%) SAN
16 17 (12.78%) Maven
16 17 (12.78%) Subversion
16 17 (12.78%) Mathematics
16 17 (12.78%) JSR 170

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (13.53%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (12.03%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.26%) Apache
3 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.75%) Documentum
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (23.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.53%) DHCP
1 18 (13.53%) DNS
2 17 (12.78%) SAN
3 16 (12.03%) NAS
3 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.28%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.51%) LAN
5 6 (4.51%) WAN
6 2 (1.50%) FTP
6 2 (1.50%) Intranet
6 2 (1.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 17 (12.78%) Jackrabbit
3 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (9.02%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.77%) MySQL
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.01%) DB2
9 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Maven
1 17 (12.78%) Subversion
2 7 (5.26%) Selenium
3 6 (4.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (4.51%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.76%) Facilita Forecast
4 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.01%) JUnit
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.50%) Hudson
6 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.50%) TestNG
7 1 (0.75%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.75%) Ant
General
1 36 (27.07%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) German Language
3 12 (9.02%) Italian Language
3 12 (9.02%) French Language
4 8 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.26%) Electronics
5 7 (5.26%) Marketing
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Developer
2 33 (24.81%) Analyst
3 20 (15.04%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.04%) Support Engineer
3 20 (15.04%) Programmer
4 15 (11.28%) Software Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 13 (9.77%) DBA
7 11 (8.27%) Support Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Analyst Programmer
7 11 (8.27%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.51%) Architect
9 6 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Test Team Leader
10 5 (3.76%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.76%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.76%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.81%) Web Services
2 20 (15.04%) HTML
3 18 (13.53%) Spring
4 17 (12.78%) SOAP
4 17 (12.78%) JSR 170
4 17 (12.78%) jQuery
4 17 (12.78%) MooTools
4 17 (12.78%) Apache Wicket
4 17 (12.78%) JAX-WS
4 17 (12.78%) Java EE
5 16 (12.03%) XML
6 3 (2.26%) J2EE
6 3 (2.26%) CSS
7 2 (1.50%) Play Framework
7 2 (1.50%) REST
7 2 (1.50%) Ajax
7 2 (1.50%) JMS
7 2 (1.50%) Flash
8 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Client/Server
2 17 (12.78%) Mathematics
3 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.77%) Clustering
5 7 (5.26%) DTV
6 6 (4.51%) Handset
7 5 (3.76%) Smartcard
7 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.76%) Replication
7 5 (3.76%) PACS
8 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 75 (56.39%) Linux
2 41 (30.83%) Windows
3 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.02%) Solaris
6 8 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.26%) SUSE
8 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.50%) AIX
9 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.78%) OO
1 17 (12.78%) ITIL
2 15 (11.28%) Waterfall
3 14 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.26%) Service Management
5 7 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (5.26%) Change Control
6 5 (3.76%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.76%) Change Management
6 5 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.76%) Problem Management
6 5 (3.76%) Automation Testing
6 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (3.76%) Test Management
6 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.01%) Scrum
8 3 (2.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.89%) Java
2 67 (50.38%) SQL
3 55 (41.35%) C
4 39 (29.32%) C#
4 39 (29.32%) C++
5 22 (16.54%) Shell Script
6 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.02%) sed
7 12 (9.02%) AWK
7 12 (9.02%) Perl
8 10 (7.52%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.76%) VB
11 3 (2.26%) Python
12 2 (1.50%) Scala
12 2 (1.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (25.56%) Degree
2 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
2 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) DICOM
3 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) NFS
1 15 (11.28%) VMware ESX
1 15 (11.28%) Hyper-V
1 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) Oracle
2 16 (12.03%) VMware
3 15 (11.28%) Symantec
4 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.77%) SAP
6 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.51%) LANDesk
7 6 (4.51%) Amdocs
7 6 (4.51%) McAfee
8 4 (3.01%) IBM
9 2 (1.50%) Kronos
9 2 (1.50%) Progress
9 2 (1.50%) ATG
9 2 (1.50%) HP
9 2 (1.50%) Citrix
10 1 (0.75%) Lotus
10 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35, 000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
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