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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 57 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.62% 5.83% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.02% 19.48% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,500 £28,194
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
133 154 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.98% 29.90% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 116 133 98
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) MCSE
4 5 (29.41%) MCSA
4 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 5 (29.41%) Spring
4 5 (29.41%) MCITP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) QA
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) JPA
2 4 (23.53%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) Java SE
3 3 (17.65%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) HP Superdome
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) AIX
6 2 (11.76%) HPUX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) TDD
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) RPG
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCP
2 5 (29.41%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) MCSA
2 5 (29.41%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) HND
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm