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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 50 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 24 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.92% 8.99% 3.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.02% 32.67% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 22
Average salary £29,500 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,810 £24,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £44,500 £55,000
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
141 150 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.04% 27.52% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 118 136 152
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 21 £31,500 -2.32% 6
Gateshead -8 4 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Prudhoe +2 3 £50,000 +35.13%
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
5 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle
6 9 (24.32%) Degree
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 8 (21.62%) DNS
7 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) SLA
8 7 (18.92%) SAN
8 7 (18.92%) NAS
9 6 (16.22%) Italian Language
9 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
9 6 (16.22%) C++
9 6 (16.22%) Java
9 6 (16.22%) Firewall
9 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
10 5 (13.51%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.51%) Symantec
10 5 (13.51%) C
10 5 (13.51%) C#
10 5 (13.51%) J2EE
10 5 (13.51%) DB2
10 5 (13.51%) JUnit

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) MQSeries
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) DNS
3 7 (18.92%) SAN
3 7 (18.92%) NAS
4 6 (16.22%) Firewall
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 4 (10.81%) PPP
6 4 (10.81%) MPLS
6 4 (10.81%) OSPF
6 4 (10.81%) BGP
6 4 (10.81%) IPsec
6 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
6 4 (10.81%) L2TP
7 3 (8.11%) X.21
7 3 (8.11%) VPN
7 3 (8.11%) VLAN
7 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
7 3 (8.11%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (8.11%) DSL
7 3 (8.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) DB2
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.70%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (16.22%) Italian Language
2 5 (13.51%) French Language
2 5 (13.51%) German Language
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Technical Support
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX Support
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications Support
6 2 (5.41%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) J2EE
1 5 (13.51%) JMS
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) AIX
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) RUP
2 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum
2 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
3 4 (10.81%) Test Management
3 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C++
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) C
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) MCITP
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) CCSP
2 4 (10.81%) CCNP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) CCDP
3 3 (8.11%) JNCIS
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.41%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.70%) CCIP
5 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
2 5 (13.51%) NFS
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Pega
3 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (13.51%) Symantec
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Warrington, Blackpool, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 24 days ago