The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 44 18
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 49 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.94% 3.91% 9.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.89% 14.88% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 37
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 168 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.19% 26.29% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 135 152 111
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
North East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 45 £32,250 -7.85% 10
Prudhoe - 3 £37,000 - 1
Gateshead -6 2 £30,000 -
UNIX
North East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Java
3 24 (43.64%) Windows
4 19 (34.55%) HTML
5 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 18 (32.73%) Tomcat
5 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
5 18 (32.73%) Spring
5 18 (32.73%) Finance
6 17 (30.91%) OO
6 17 (30.91%) Java EE
6 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (29.09%) Apache Wicket
8 14 (25.45%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) C
9 13 (23.64%) Web Services
9 13 (23.64%) DHCP
9 13 (23.64%) DNS
9 13 (23.64%) Degree
10 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
10 12 (21.82%) Maven
10 12 (21.82%) Subversion
11 11 (20.00%) VMware
11 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (20.00%) SAN
11 11 (20.00%) Solaris
11 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (20.00%) JAX-WS
11 11 (20.00%) MooTools

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 18 (32.73%) Tomcat
2 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
3 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.73%) Apache
5 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.64%) Tuxedo
6 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DHCP
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) SAN
3 10 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 10 (18.18%) NAS
3 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.91%) LAN
4 6 (10.91%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) FTP
5 2 (3.64%) Intranet
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Subversion
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.82%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) French Language
2 8 (14.55%) German Language
2 8 (14.55%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Server Support
6 4 (7.27%) Programmer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Support
7 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) Spring
3 17 (30.91%) Java EE
4 16 (29.09%) Apache Wicket
5 13 (23.64%) Web Services
6 11 (20.00%) JAX-WS
6 11 (20.00%) JSR 170
6 11 (20.00%) jQuery
6 11 (20.00%) MooTools
7 7 (12.73%) J2EE
8 2 (3.64%) .NET
8 2 (3.64%) JSP
8 2 (3.64%) Play Framework
8 2 (3.64%) JMS
8 2 (3.64%) Middleware
9 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.82%) Struts
9 1 (1.82%) XML
9 1 (1.82%) XSLT
9 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) Handset
4 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.00%) Solaris
5 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) SUSE
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) OO
2 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.73%) ITIL
4 6 (10.91%) Change Control
5 5 (9.09%) SOA
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) OOP
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.64%) WFM
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Service Management
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) C
4 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) sed
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) AWK
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 10 (18.18%) NFS
3 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.82%) OpenView
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) Symantec
4 6 (10.91%) McAfee
4 6 (10.91%) SAP
4 6 (10.91%) Amdocs
4 6 (10.91%) LANDesk
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.64%) ATG
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix
7 2 (3.64%) Kronos
8 1 (1.82%) Northgate
8 1 (1.82%) Sun
8 1 (1.82%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Octad
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum £30,000-36,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + extensive bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Prudhoe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago