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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 62 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 15 28 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.75% 4.62% 9.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 20.59% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 44
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,840 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £43,400 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
130 136 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.85% 22.44% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 146
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 -7 15 £35,000 +27.27% 10
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (56.52%) Java
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Hadoop
3 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 7 (30.43%) HBase
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
7 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
7 4 (17.39%) Rackspace
7 4 (17.39%) GitHub
7 4 (17.39%) SaltStack
7 4 (17.39%) Ansible
7 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
7 4 (17.39%) GitLab
7 4 (17.39%) ETL
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) Nagios

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) GitHub
3 2 (8.70%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (8.70%) Linode
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
1 8 (34.78%) Hadoop
2 7 (30.43%) HBase
2 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) DataStage
6 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) SSDT
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) GitLab
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Big Data Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Data Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Operations Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.70%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (8.70%) ODBC
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Social Network
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
6 2 (8.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.35%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Kanban
3 2 (8.70%) Network Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Jython
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) Progress 4GL
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) Korn
7 1 (4.35%) OpenEdge ABL
7 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
2 4 (17.39%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) OpenNMS
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
2 4 (17.39%) Zenoss
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (4.35%) MOM
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) StatsD
4 1 (4.35%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Rackspace
3 4 (17.39%) SaltStack
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) Google
5 2 (8.70%) Progress
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Apigee
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
6 1 (4.35%) Mashery
6 1 (4.35%) Opsware
6 1 (4.35%) Tableau
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas
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