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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 39 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 30 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.62% 4.44% 8.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 23.91% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 21
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,869 £33,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
135 92 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.28% 18.59% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 104 76 143
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 29 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Sunderland - 1 £23,500 -
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Unix.

1 40 (57.14%) Linux
2 37 (52.86%) Solaris
3 29 (41.43%) ITIL
4 28 (40.00%) Windows
5 27 (38.57%) AIX
6 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 24 (34.29%) Red Hat
8 20 (28.57%) SQL
9 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
10 15 (21.43%) Oracle
11 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (18.57%) Java
13 12 (17.14%) Perl
13 12 (17.14%) IBM
14 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
14 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
15 10 (14.29%) Tivoli
15 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
16 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
16 9 (12.86%) SLA
16 9 (12.86%) VB
16 9 (12.86%) MySQL
17 8 (11.43%) Change Management
17 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
17 8 (11.43%) CA
18 7 (10.00%) HP
18 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 6 (8.57%) Content Management
19 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) Documentum
1 6 (8.57%) Tuxedo
1 6 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) Confluence
4 3 (4.29%) Captiva
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
1 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.43%) Linode
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.57%) LAN
2 6 (8.57%) SAN
2 6 (8.57%) WAN
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) MySQL
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) DataStage
3 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.43%) GitLab
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Unix Support
3 12 (17.14%) Linux Support
3 12 (17.14%) Support Specialist
3 12 (17.14%) Unix Specialist
3 12 (17.14%) Unix Support Specialist
4 11 (15.71%) Linux Specialist
4 11 (15.71%) Unix Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.14%) Unix Support Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) Middleware
2 4 (5.71%) LAMP
2 4 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) Django
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) Kohana
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.43%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
5 1 (1.43%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.14%) Linux
2 37 (52.86%) Solaris
3 28 (40.00%) Windows
4 27 (38.57%) AIX
5 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.71%) zOS
8 2 (2.86%) Debian
8 2 (2.86%) OS/390
8 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.43%) CentOS
9 1 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Change Management
3 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Case Management
4 6 (8.57%) Content Management
4 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.57%) QMS
4 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps
7 3 (4.29%) Document Management
7 3 (4.29%) Kanban
7 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
3 13 (18.57%) Java
4 12 (17.14%) Perl
5 9 (12.86%) VB
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.14%) Python
8 4 (5.71%) Jython
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) C
11 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (7.14%) SCOM
3 4 (5.71%) MOM
3 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.71%) Unicenter
4 3 (4.29%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (1.43%) Ansible
6 1 (1.43%) Legato
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
6 1 (1.43%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.43%) SCCM
6 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Red Hat
2 15 (21.43%) Oracle
3 12 (17.14%) IBM
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.43%) CA
6 7 (10.00%) HP
7 6 (8.57%) EMC
7 6 (8.57%) Pega
8 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.71%) VMware
9 1 (1.43%) Axway
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco
9 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (1.43%) Informatica
9 1 (1.43%) Opsware
9 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.43%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.43%) Siebel
9 1 (1.43%) Sun
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