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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 58 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.37% 5.41% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.69% 22.58% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 24
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £39,175 £43,500
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
189 124 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.53% 23.94% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 141 118 112
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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
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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 +16 58 £31,500 +8.62% 8
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 12 September 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 70 (57.38%) Java
2 66 (54.10%) SQL
3 65 (53.28%) Linux
4 53 (43.44%) C
5 38 (31.15%) C#
5 38 (31.15%) C++
6 33 (27.05%) Finance
7 32 (26.23%) Degree
8 31 (25.41%) Web Services
8 31 (25.41%) Windows
9 30 (24.59%) Oracle
10 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
10 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (18.03%) Shell Script
12 21 (17.21%) HTML
13 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
13 20 (16.39%) Client/Server
14 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
15 18 (14.75%) jQuery
15 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (13.93%) Tomcat
16 17 (13.93%) SOAP
16 17 (13.93%) Spring
17 16 (13.11%) Maven
17 16 (13.11%) Subversion
17 16 (13.11%) Mathematics
17 16 (13.11%) JSR 170
17 16 (13.11%) MooTools
17 16 (13.11%) Apache Wicket
17 16 (13.11%) JAX-WS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 17 (13.93%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (7.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.46%) Apache
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.82%) Documentum
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.82%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) DHCP
1 11 (9.02%) DNS
2 10 (8.20%) SAN
3 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.38%) NAS
4 8 (6.56%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.92%) LAN
5 6 (4.92%) WAN
6 1 (0.82%) FTP
6 1 (0.82%) Intranet
6 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle Database
2 16 (13.11%) Jackrabbit
3 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (9.02%) MySQL
6 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Subversion
1 16 (13.11%) Maven
2 7 (5.74%) Selenium
3 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (4.10%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.10%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.46%) JUnit
5 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.64%) TestNG
5 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.64%) Hudson
6 1 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.56%) German Language
3 7 (5.74%) Italian Language
3 7 (5.74%) Electronics
3 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.74%) Marketing
3 7 (5.74%) French Language
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 35 (28.69%) Developer
2 30 (24.59%) Analyst
3 20 (16.39%) Programmer
4 18 (14.75%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Software Developer
6 14 (11.48%) Applications Support
7 13 (10.66%) Support Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) DBA
8 11 (9.02%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (8.20%) Test Analyst
10 9 (7.38%) Support Analyst
11 8 (6.56%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) Architect
13 5 (4.10%) Lead Developer
13 5 (4.10%) Test Team Leader
13 5 (4.10%) Team Leader
13 5 (4.10%) SQL DBA
13 5 (4.10%) Performance Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) Web Services
2 21 (17.21%) HTML
3 18 (14.75%) jQuery
4 17 (13.93%) SOAP
4 17 (13.93%) Spring
5 16 (13.11%) Java EE
5 16 (13.11%) JSR 170
5 16 (13.11%) XML
5 16 (13.11%) MooTools
5 16 (13.11%) Apache Wicket
5 16 (13.11%) JAX-WS
6 5 (4.10%) CSS
7 2 (1.64%) J2EE
7 2 (1.64%) Symfony
7 2 (1.64%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (1.64%) CakePHP
7 2 (1.64%) Ajax
7 2 (1.64%) Flash
7 2 (1.64%) HTML5
7 2 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) Client/Server
2 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.11%) Mathematics
4 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.38%) Clustering
6 7 (5.74%) DTV
7 6 (4.92%) Handset
8 5 (4.10%) Replication
8 5 (4.10%) PACS
8 5 (4.10%) Smartcard
8 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (53.28%) Linux
2 31 (25.41%) Windows
3 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.84%) Solaris
5 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.46%) SUSE
8 2 (1.64%) AIX
9 1 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.11%) OO
3 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
3 15 (12.30%) Mentoring
4 14 (11.48%) ITIL
5 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.74%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.74%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.74%) Change Control
7 6 (4.92%) Service Management
8 5 (4.10%) Change Management
8 5 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.10%) Functional Testing
8 5 (4.10%) Automation Testing
8 5 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.10%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.38%) Java
2 66 (54.10%) SQL
3 53 (43.44%) C
4 38 (31.15%) C#
4 38 (31.15%) C++
5 22 (18.03%) Shell Script
6 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.84%) Perl
7 12 (9.84%) AWK
7 12 (9.84%) sed
8 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.10%) VB
11 3 (2.46%) Python
12 2 (1.64%) PHP
12 2 (1.64%) COBOL
13 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (26.23%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared
2 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 5 (4.10%) DICOM
3 2 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) NFS
1 8 (6.56%) VMware ESX
1 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.46%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (24.59%) Oracle
2 13 (10.66%) SAP
2 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) VMware
4 8 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.56%) Symantec
5 6 (4.92%) McAfee
5 6 (4.92%) Amdocs
5 6 (4.92%) LANDesk
6 4 (3.28%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) Progress
7 2 (1.64%) Zend
8 1 (0.82%) Kronos
8 1 (0.82%) ATG
8 1 (0.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix
8 1 (0.82%) Lotus
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 17 days ago
Washington Newcastle Sunderland
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £22.5k + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago