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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 35 49 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Unix 43 22 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.90% 4.40% 10.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.71% 21.78% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 30
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,010 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
161 101 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.84% 20.20% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 139 88 139
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 August 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 August 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 +13 40 £40,000 +45.45% 10
Gateshead +1 2 £24,625 -10.45%
Sunderland - 1 £23,500 -
Unix
North East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 29 (48.33%) Solaris
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 21 (35.00%) ITIL
6 19 (31.67%) AIX
6 19 (31.67%) SQL
7 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
8 16 (26.67%) Shell Script
9 12 (20.00%) Perl
9 12 (20.00%) Oracle
10 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
11 10 (16.67%) Tivoli
11 10 (16.67%) Java
11 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) VB
12 9 (15.00%) IBM
12 9 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (13.33%) CA
13 8 (13.33%) MySQL
14 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.67%) SLA
14 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
15 6 (10.00%) LAN
15 6 (10.00%) WAN
15 6 (10.00%) SAN
15 6 (10.00%) HP

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 5 (8.33%) Documentum
2 4 (6.67%) Confluence
2 4 (6.67%) Tuxedo
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) Captiva
3 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
1 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.67%) Linode
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.00%) LAN
2 6 (10.00%) SAN
2 6 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (1.67%) DNS
5 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) DataStage
3 1 (1.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.67%) GitLab
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.33%) German Language
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Unix Support
3 11 (18.33%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Linux Support
5 9 (15.00%) Linux Specialist
5 9 (15.00%) Support Specialist
5 9 (15.00%) Unix Specialist
5 9 (15.00%) Unix Support Specialist
6 6 (10.00%) Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) LAMP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Streams
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) CSS3
4 1 (1.67%) Django
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
4 1 (1.67%) JSON
4 1 (1.67%) Kohana
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.67%) SOAP
4 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.67%) Spring
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 29 (48.33%) Solaris
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (31.67%) AIX
6 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.67%) zOS
8 2 (3.33%) Debian
8 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.67%) CentOS
9 1 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Change Management
2 6 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.33%) Case Management
3 5 (8.33%) Content Management
3 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.67%) QMS
4 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.33%) DevOps
6 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 16 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 12 (20.00%) Perl
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) VB
6 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.67%) Python
9 3 (5.00%) Jython
10 2 (3.33%) C
10 2 (3.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 5 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (8.33%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) MOM
3 4 (6.67%) Unicenter
4 3 (5.00%) Data Guard
5 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.67%) Ansible
6 1 (1.67%) Legato
6 1 (1.67%) Nagios
6 1 (1.67%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.67%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) IBM
4 8 (13.33%) CA
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.00%) HP
7 5 (8.33%) EMC
7 5 (8.33%) Pega
8 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
8 4 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco
9 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.67%) Google
9 1 (1.67%) Opsware
9 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.67%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.67%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago