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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 49 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 13 46 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.95% 10.36% 5.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.57% 32.62% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 12
Average salary £19,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.64% -3.75%
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
123 141 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.89% 31.76% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 109 107 108
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 27 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Warrington

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (68.42%) Windows 7
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (52.63%) Windows XP
6 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (47.37%) MCSE
8 17 (44.74%) MCSA
8 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
8 17 (44.74%) MS Office
8 17 (44.74%) MCP
8 17 (44.74%) VPN
8 17 (44.74%) DNS
8 17 (44.74%) DHCP
8 17 (44.74%) MCITP
9 12 (31.58%) MCTS
9 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
11 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
11 9 (23.68%) Test Management
11 9 (23.68%) SilkPerformer
11 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
11 9 (23.68%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.26%) Mule
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Office
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (44.74%) VPN
2 17 (44.74%) DNS
2 17 (44.74%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (10.53%) Essbase
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) LoadRunner
1 9 (23.68%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (18.42%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Test Manager
2 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Author
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Author
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) SOAP
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
1 2 (5.26%) XSLT
1 2 (5.26%) JMS
1 2 (5.26%) SAML
1 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.26%) Spring
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
1 2 (5.26%) jQuery
1 2 (5.26%) OpenID
1 2 (5.26%) REST
1 2 (5.26%) LESS
1 2 (5.26%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 26 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (68.42%) Windows 7
4 20 (52.63%) Windows XP
4 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Test Management
1 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
2 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) AOP
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.26%) MVC
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) RPG
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) MCSE
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (44.74%) MCSA
2 17 (44.74%) MCITP
2 17 (44.74%) MCP
3 12 (31.58%) MCTS
4 9 (23.68%) ISTQB
4 9 (23.68%) ISEB
5 5 (13.16%) Degree
6 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
2 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.63%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.26%) BT
5 2 (5.26%) Perforce
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.63%) IBM