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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 66 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.39% 10.26% 4.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.36% 35.48% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 22
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,010 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £40,000 £39,863
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
103 186 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.56% 28.93% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 110
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -24 20 £27,500 -9.09% 6
Gateshead -3 7 £27,500 -
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (51.67%) Linux
3 22 (36.67%) Degree
4 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (28.33%) MySQL
5 17 (28.33%) VMware
6 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (23.33%) MCITP
6 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
6 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.33%) MCSE
7 11 (18.33%) Java
8 10 (16.67%) JUnit
8 10 (16.67%) ITIL
8 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.33%) DNS
10 8 (13.33%) SLA
10 8 (13.33%) SAN
10 8 (13.33%) NAS
10 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
11 7 (11.67%) Cisco
12 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (10.00%) SOAP
12 6 (10.00%) Selenium

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.33%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
2 8 (13.33%) SAN
2 8 (13.33%) NAS
3 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 5 (8.33%) DHCP
4 3 (5.00%) PPP
4 3 (5.00%) SNMP
4 3 (5.00%) ATM
4 3 (5.00%) Broadband
4 3 (5.00%) ISDN
4 3 (5.00%) VoIP
4 3 (5.00%) MPLS
4 3 (5.00%) OSPF
4 3 (5.00%) BGP
4 3 (5.00%) DSL
4 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (5.00%) L2TP
4 3 (5.00%) X.21
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) MySQL
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) OLTP
5 1 (1.67%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (10.00%) Selenium
3 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.33%) TestNG
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.33%) French Language
1 5 (8.33%) German Language
1 5 (8.33%) Italian Language
1 5 (8.33%) Spanish Language
2 4 (6.67%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) IT Technician
2 10 (16.67%) Senior Technician
3 8 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Support
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior IT Technician
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) SOAP
1 6 (10.00%) REST
2 5 (8.33%) Flash
2 5 (8.33%) JMS
2 5 (8.33%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) J2EE
2 5 (8.33%) CSS
2 5 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.67%) Spring
4 1 (1.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (51.67%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Scrum
2 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.33%) RUP
3 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 5 (8.33%) SDLC
4 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Network Design
5 3 (5.00%) Test Management
5 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Migration
6 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.67%) MVC
7 1 (1.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
3 5 (8.33%) Python
3 5 (8.33%) Scala
3 5 (8.33%) C
3 5 (8.33%) C#
3 5 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (23.33%) MCITP
3 11 (18.33%) MCSE
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.00%) CCSP
5 3 (5.00%) CCNP
5 3 (5.00%) CCNA
5 3 (5.00%) CCDP
5 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) VMware
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.33%) Pega
5 4 (6.67%) NetApp
6 3 (5.00%) F5
6 3 (5.00%) Convergys
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
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