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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 45 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.24% 3.25% 5.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.88% 15.22% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 22
Average salary £28,750 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.34% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,230 £26,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
168 92 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.52% 21.35% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 93
Average salary £29,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,040 £24,900 £23,280
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £51,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 25 £28,750 -24.34% 4
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (66.23%) SQL
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 39 (50.65%) Java
4 26 (33.77%) C#
5 24 (31.17%) C
5 24 (31.17%) C++
6 23 (29.87%) Oracle
7 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (23.38%) Windows
8 18 (23.38%) Client/Server
8 18 (23.38%) Degree
9 17 (22.08%) SOAP
10 16 (20.78%) XML
11 15 (19.48%) Web Services
11 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
11 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
11 15 (19.48%) Mentoring
12 14 (18.18%) Finance
13 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
14 12 (15.58%) Perl
14 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
14 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
16 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.39%) ITIL
17 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
17 8 (10.39%) LoadRunner
17 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
17 8 (10.39%) Service Management
17 8 (10.39%) Oracle Applications

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) Documentum
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.30%) Lync
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.30%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) DHCP
1 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.49%) DNS
1 5 (6.49%) SAN
1 5 (6.49%) NAS
2 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) VPN
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 1 (1.30%) FTP
4 1 (1.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.30%) Essbase
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) LoadRunner
2 7 (9.09%) Selenium
3 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (7.79%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.60%) JUnit
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.60%) TestNG
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) Hudson
4 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) French Language
2 4 (5.19%) German Language
2 4 (5.19%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Analyst
2 19 (24.68%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Applications Support
3 14 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Technical Support
6 8 (10.39%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle Applications Support
8 6 (7.79%) Oracle Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Programmer
9 5 (6.49%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.49%) Architect
9 5 (6.49%) Test Team Leader
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) SOAP
2 16 (20.78%) XML
3 15 (19.48%) Web Services
4 6 (7.79%) HTML
5 5 (6.49%) CSS
6 3 (3.90%) .NET
6 3 (3.90%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) HTML5
7 2 (2.60%) REST
7 2 (2.60%) CSS3
7 2 (2.60%) Flash
7 2 (2.60%) Middleware
7 2 (2.60%) Ajax
7 2 (2.60%) Symfony
7 2 (2.60%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (2.60%) CakePHP
8 1 (1.30%) LINQ
8 1 (1.30%) Django
8 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Client/Server
2 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Smartcard
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.49%) PACS
4 2 (2.60%) Statistics
4 2 (2.60%) DTV
4 2 (2.60%) HACMP
4 2 (2.60%) Open Source
5 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.95%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.90%) AIX
4 3 (3.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
2 15 (19.48%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.39%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Service Management
4 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.49%) Test Management
5 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.49%) Change Management
5 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing
5 5 (6.49%) Automation Testing
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.90%) MVC
7 3 (3.90%) Workflow
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Automated Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) SQL
2 39 (50.65%) Java
3 26 (33.77%) C#
4 24 (31.17%) C++
4 24 (31.17%) C
5 12 (15.58%) Perl
6 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.49%) VB
7 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.19%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) AWK
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.30%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 5 (6.49%) DICOM
3 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) NFS
1 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.60%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.49%) Symantec
5 4 (5.19%) VMware
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) Informatica
7 2 (2.60%) Zend
7 2 (2.60%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
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Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
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Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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