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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 53 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.72% 2.26% 3.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.14% 11.59% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,900
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
138 69 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.80% 19.49% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 111 62 101
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,900 £23,850
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -10 14 £40,000 +10.34% 7
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 19 (35.85%) Java
3 19 (35.85%) Oracle
4 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 13 (24.53%) C#
6 12 (22.64%) C++
6 12 (22.64%) C
6 12 (22.64%) Finance
7 11 (20.75%) Degree
7 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
8 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
9 9 (16.98%) XML
9 9 (16.98%) SOAP
10 8 (15.09%) Web Services
10 8 (15.09%) Perl
10 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
10 8 (15.09%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
10 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
11 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.21%) ITIL
12 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
12 6 (11.32%) Service Management
12 6 (11.32%) SLA
13 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Lync
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.89%) HFM
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) NAS
1 5 (9.43%) DNS
1 5 (9.43%) SAN
1 5 (9.43%) DHCP
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) xDSL
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.89%) L2TP
4 1 (1.89%) Telnet
4 1 (1.89%) MPLS
4 1 (1.89%) OSPF
4 1 (1.89%) BGP
4 1 (1.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Essbase
6 1 (1.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.89%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 3 (5.66%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Hudson
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) TestNG
5 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) French Language
2 4 (7.55%) German Language
2 4 (7.55%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
1 15 (28.30%) Applications Support
2 12 (22.64%) Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Technical Support
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications Support
4 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) XML
1 9 (16.98%) SOAP
2 8 (15.09%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
6 2 (3.77%) .NET
6 2 (3.77%) J2EE
6 2 (3.77%) Middleware
6 2 (3.77%) HTML5
6 2 (3.77%) CSS3
6 2 (3.77%) Symfony
6 2 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (3.77%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Ajax
7 1 (1.89%) LINQ
7 1 (1.89%) Django
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) PACS
3 3 (5.66%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.77%) HACMP
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) DTV
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) AIX
4 3 (5.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
3 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Service Management
6 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.55%) Test Management
7 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.77%) RUP
9 2 (3.77%) ETL
9 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) C#
4 12 (22.64%) C++
4 12 (22.64%) C
5 8 (15.09%) Perl
6 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.66%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) VB
10 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCIE
4 1 (1.89%) CCSP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) CCIP
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) DICOM
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (9.43%) NFS
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) Symantec
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) Zend
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) Pega
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £21,478 to £27,901 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago