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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 14 42
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +28
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 27 68 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.29% 10.85% 3.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.88% 40.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 18
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £38,250 £43,538
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
118 166 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.14% 26.48% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 106 134 90
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -29 20 £27,500 - 8
Gateshead 0 15 £27,500 -
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (85.45%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Degree
4 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
5 17 (30.91%) MySQL
6 16 (29.09%) VMware
7 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (25.45%) MCITP
9 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
10 11 (20.00%) MCSE
11 10 (18.18%) ITIL
12 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
12 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
13 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (12.73%) DNS
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.73%) Oracle
14 7 (12.73%) Java
14 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
15 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (10.91%) Scrum
15 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (10.91%) C++
15 6 (10.91%) SLA
15 6 (10.91%) SAN
15 6 (10.91%) NAS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.09%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.64%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) DNS
3 6 (10.91%) SAN
3 6 (10.91%) NAS
4 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.27%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) PPP
5 3 (5.45%) SNMP
5 3 (5.45%) ATM
5 3 (5.45%) Broadband
5 3 (5.45%) ISDN
5 3 (5.45%) VoIP
5 3 (5.45%) MPLS
5 3 (5.45%) OSPF
5 3 (5.45%) BGP
5 3 (5.45%) DSL
5 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
5 3 (5.45%) L2TP
5 3 (5.45%) X.21
5 3 (5.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) OLTP
5 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.82%) IDMS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.27%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.45%) French Language
2 3 (5.45%) German Language
3 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.82%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) IT Technician
2 10 (18.18%) Senior Technician
3 7 (12.73%) Senior IT Technician
3 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) JMS
1 5 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Scrum
2 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.91%) SDLC
3 5 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 5 (9.09%) RUP
3 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.45%) Test Management
5 3 (5.45%) Migration
5 3 (5.45%) Network Design
6 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) MVC
7 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.82%) ETL
7 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.82%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) C++
4 5 (9.09%) Scala
4 5 (9.09%) C
4 5 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.45%) MCITP
3 11 (20.00%) MCSE
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) CCSP
5 3 (5.45%) CCNP
5 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 3 (5.45%) CCDP
5 3 (5.45%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) VMware
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco
3 5 (9.09%) Pega
3 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.45%) F5
5 2 (3.64%) Symantec
5 2 (3.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Convergys
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LSL Property Services
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Wubbleyou
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Orange Bus
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago