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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 32 62 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.12% 10.06% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.23% 38.99% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 20
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -39.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
122 159 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.33% 25.81% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 111 143 88
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -23 25 £27,500 -12.69% 8
Gateshead - 16 £27,500 - 2
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 45 (86.54%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 20 (38.46%) Degree
4 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 17 (32.69%) VMware
6 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 15 (28.85%) SQL
8 14 (26.92%) MySQL
8 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (21.15%) MCSE
10 11 (21.15%) ITIL
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (21.15%) MCITP
11 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
12 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
13 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.38%) Oracle
13 8 (15.38%) Java
13 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (13.46%) C++
14 7 (13.46%) DNS
14 7 (13.46%) Scrum
14 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.46%) VMware ESX
15 6 (11.54%) Pega
15 6 (11.54%) SLA
15 6 (11.54%) Cisco
15 6 (11.54%) SAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.54%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
3 6 (11.54%) SAN
3 6 (11.54%) NAS
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) IPsec
4 4 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 4 (7.69%) L2TP
4 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.69%) MPLS
4 4 (7.69%) OSPF
4 4 (7.69%) BGP
4 4 (7.69%) DHCP
4 4 (7.69%) PPP
5 3 (5.77%) SNMP
5 3 (5.77%) ATM
5 3 (5.77%) Broadband
5 3 (5.77%) ISDN
5 3 (5.77%) VoIP
5 3 (5.77%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) MySQL
3 6 (11.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JUnit
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.77%) French Language
2 3 (5.77%) German Language
3 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.92%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) IT Technician
2 10 (19.23%) Senior Technician
3 7 (13.46%) Senior IT Technician
3 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (3.85%) Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) DBA
8 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) JMS
1 6 (11.54%) J2EE
2 1 (1.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.92%) Spring
2 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) NHS
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Scrum
2 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) RUP
3 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
3 6 (11.54%) SDLC
4 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.69%) Test Management
5 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.77%) Network Design
7 2 (3.85%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.92%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (1.92%) MVC
8 1 (1.92%) Migration
8 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.92%) ETL
8 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) Java
3 7 (13.46%) C++
4 6 (11.54%) C
4 6 (11.54%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) Scala
5 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 11 (21.15%) MCITP
2 11 (21.15%) MCSE
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) CCSP
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
4 3 (5.77%) CCDP
4 3 (5.77%) JNCIS
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.92%) CCIP
6 1 (1.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) Pega
4 4 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Convergys
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) Sybase
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £22,000 per annum (all levels considered)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago