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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 45 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 24 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.32% 4.47% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.44% 14.41% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
146 118 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 32.37% 31.05% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 123 98 127
Average salary £31,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.06% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 23 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Warrington

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 40 (75.47%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Linux
3 26 (49.06%) Windows XP
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (49.06%) Windows 7
4 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
5 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
6 20 (37.74%) SQL
7 18 (33.96%) VPN
7 18 (33.96%) MCSE
7 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
8 17 (32.08%) DHCP
8 17 (32.08%) MCSA
8 17 (32.08%) DNS
8 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
8 17 (32.08%) MS Office
8 17 (32.08%) MCP
8 17 (32.08%) MCTS
8 17 (32.08%) MCITP
8 17 (32.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (22.64%) Degree
10 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
11 11 (20.75%) Java
12 10 (18.87%) Open Source
12 10 (18.87%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
1 17 (32.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Office
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
2 18 (33.96%) VPN
3 17 (32.08%) DNS
3 17 (32.08%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
5 2 (3.77%) LDAP
5 2 (3.77%) Firewall
6 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.89%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.89%) Essbase
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) LoadRunner
1 9 (16.98%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (13.21%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Billing
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Support Engineer
1 11 (20.75%) IT Support Engineer
1 11 (20.75%) IT Support
2 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Test Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Applications Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Support Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Applications Support Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.66%) Author
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Author
6 2 (3.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Operations Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Spring
1 9 (16.98%) JSON
1 9 (16.98%) RESTful
2 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
2 8 (15.09%) JPA
2 8 (15.09%) Java SE
2 8 (15.09%) Java EE
3 3 (5.66%) J2EE
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.89%) Grails
5 1 (1.89%) Struts
5 1 (1.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Open Source
3 8 (15.09%) Data Structures
3 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.66%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (75.47%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) Linux
3 26 (49.06%) Windows XP
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (49.06%) Windows 7
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) TDD
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Test Management
2 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
3 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Validation
6 2 (3.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.77%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) MCSE
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (32.08%) MCSA
2 17 (32.08%) MCTS
2 17 (32.08%) MCITP
2 17 (32.08%) MCP
3 12 (22.64%) Degree
4 9 (16.98%) ISTQB
4 9 (16.98%) ISEB
5 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CISSP
7 1 (1.89%) RHCE
7 1 (1.89%) GCIA
7 1 (1.89%) GCIH
7 1 (1.89%) CEH
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
1 8 (15.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.98%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.89%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
4 2 (3.77%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) F5
5 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago