The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 54 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.68% 8.72% 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 27.70% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 13
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 148 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.36% 31.49% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 119 118 124
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

UNIX
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Warrington region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Warrington

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Warrington

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 23 (54.76%) Windows XP
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 16 (38.10%) MCSE
7 16 (38.10%) VPN
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (35.71%) SQL
8 15 (35.71%) MS Office
8 15 (35.71%) MCP
8 15 (35.71%) MCSA
8 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 15 (35.71%) DHCP
8 15 (35.71%) DNS
8 15 (35.71%) MCTS
8 15 (35.71%) MCITP
8 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) ISEB
10 9 (21.43%) LoadRunner
10 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
10 9 (21.43%) SilkPerformer

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Mule
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 2 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Office
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 16 (38.10%) VPN
3 15 (35.71%) DNS
3 15 (35.71%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) TACACS
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.52%) Essbase
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) LoadRunner
1 9 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Ant
3 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Test Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) IT Support
2 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (9.52%) DBA
4 3 (7.14%) Author
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Author
4 3 (7.14%) Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Author
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
1 5 (11.90%) Spring
2 3 (7.14%) Java SE
2 3 (7.14%) Java EE
2 3 (7.14%) JSON
2 3 (7.14%) JPA
2 3 (7.14%) RESTful
3 2 (4.76%) OpenID
3 2 (4.76%) REST
3 2 (4.76%) LESS
3 2 (4.76%) MyBatis
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XSLT
3 2 (4.76%) JMS
3 2 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Social Media
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 23 (54.76%) Windows XP
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Test Management
1 9 (21.43%) Test Strategy
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.14%) TDD
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.76%) AOP
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
5 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.76%) MVC
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.76%) Product Management
5 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) RPG
4 2 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) MCSE
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (35.71%) MCSA
2 15 (35.71%) MCTS
2 15 (35.71%) MCITP
2 15 (35.71%) MCP
3 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 9 (21.43%) ISEB
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CISSP
7 1 (2.38%) RHCE
7 1 (2.38%) GCIA
7 1 (2.38%) GCIH
7 1 (2.38%) CEH
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.76%) NetApp
4 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.76%) BT
4 2 (4.76%) Perforce
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.38%) F5
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago