The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 69 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 217 223 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.71% 3.89% 5.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.45% 19.66% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 151 207 239
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Unix
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1176 1134 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.10% 19.80% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 974 993 1128
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Unix
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Unix Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Unix
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Unix
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -30 93 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Coventry +12 47 £37,000 -22.10% 3
Warwickshire +1 32 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Shropshire -11 19 £47,500 +54.47% 1
Worcestershire +19 10 £31,500 -27.74%
Staffordshire -10 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Solihull +17 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,000 -
Smethwick - 1 £26,000 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 238 (56.13%) Linux
2 190 (44.81%) Windows
3 185 (43.63%) SQL
4 178 (41.98%) Oracle
5 129 (30.42%) ITIL
6 92 (21.70%) Finance
7 76 (17.92%) Java
8 73 (17.22%) Degree
9 70 (16.51%) Microsoft
10 65 (15.33%) SQL Server
11 62 (14.62%) Apache
11 62 (14.62%) Service Management
12 61 (14.39%) .NET
13 56 (13.21%) Solaris
14 55 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
15 54 (12.74%) HTML
16 50 (11.79%) Windows Server
17 47 (11.08%) Firewall
18 45 (10.61%) JavaScript
18 45 (10.61%) SLA
19 44 (10.38%) Shell Script
19 44 (10.38%) Git (software)
20 43 (10.14%) Oracle Database
20 43 (10.14%) Perl
21 42 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (9.67%) Red Hat
23 39 (9.20%) TCP/IP
23 39 (9.20%) DNS
23 39 (9.20%) XML
23 39 (9.20%) Retail

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (14.62%) Apache
2 27 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 23 (5.42%) WebLogic
4 22 (5.19%) JBoss
5 20 (4.72%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.30%) IIS
7 13 (3.07%) NetWeaver
7 13 (3.07%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.36%) MS Exchange
9 10 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (2.12%) nginx
11 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.18%) Documentum
12 5 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.59%) MS Office
3 8 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.18%) MS Project
5 2 (0.47%) Blender
Business Applications
1 20 (4.72%) assyst
2 7 (1.65%) Exstream
2 7 (1.65%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.71%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.59%) Office 365
4 7 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (1.65%) SaaS
5 6 (1.42%) IaaS
5 6 (1.42%) PaaS
6 4 (0.94%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.08%) Firewall
2 39 (9.20%) DNS
2 39 (9.20%) TCP/IP
3 38 (8.96%) SAN
4 37 (8.73%) DHCP
5 33 (7.78%) LAN
6 27 (6.37%) WAN
7 23 (5.42%) Internet
8 18 (4.25%) WLAN
9 16 (3.77%) SSL
9 16 (3.77%) VoIP
10 15 (3.54%) Wireless
11 12 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (2.83%) VPN
12 11 (2.59%) MPLS
12 11 (2.59%) Network Security
13 8 (1.89%) OSPF
14 7 (1.65%) BGP
14 7 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (1.42%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.14%) Oracle Database
3 38 (8.96%) DB2
4 28 (6.60%) MySQL
5 25 (5.90%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.95%) RDBMS
7 18 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (2.12%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.65%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.94%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.94%) OLAP
14 4 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
14 4 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.66%) Maven
3 21 (4.95%) Subversion
4 20 (4.72%) Mercurial
5 18 (4.25%) Ant
6 15 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (2.12%) JUnit
8 8 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.65%) GDB
10 6 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.42%) Selenium
11 5 (1.18%) JIRA
11 5 (1.18%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.94%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.71%) Hudson
13 3 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
14 2 (0.47%) Metasploit
14 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.24%) Concordion
General
1 92 (21.70%) Finance
2 39 (9.20%) Retail
3 25 (5.90%) Banking
4 15 (3.54%) Publishing
4 15 (3.54%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.12%) Local Government
7 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.42%) Advertising
9 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Marketing
10 4 (0.94%) Games
11 3 (0.71%) Front Office
11 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.47%) Automotive
12 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.47%) Legal
13 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (20.28%) Analyst
2 80 (18.87%) Developer
3 39 (9.20%) Senior Developer
4 32 (7.55%) Consultant
5 27 (6.37%) Administrator
5 27 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 22 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
7 21 (4.95%) Network Engineer
8 20 (4.72%) Data Centre Engineer
8 20 (4.72%) Monitoring Engineer
9 19 (4.48%) Architect
9 19 (4.48%) C++ Developer
9 19 (4.48%) Software Analyst
10 18 (4.25%) ServiceNow Developer
11 17 (4.01%) Network Support
11 17 (4.01%) Network Support Engineer
12 16 (3.77%) Test Analyst
13 15 (3.54%) Applications Support
14 14 (3.30%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (14.39%) .NET
2 54 (12.74%) HTML
3 39 (9.20%) XML
4 38 (8.96%) Web Services
5 25 (5.90%) CSS
5 25 (5.90%) REST
6 24 (5.66%) JSON
6 24 (5.66%) SOAP
7 19 (4.48%) LAMP
8 18 (4.25%) Ajax
9 16 (3.77%) J2EE
10 15 (3.54%) ASP.NET
11 14 (3.30%) Java EE
11 14 (3.30%) Qt
11 14 (3.30%) WCF
11 14 (3.30%) WPF
12 13 (3.07%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.07%) SAP Basis
13 11 (2.59%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (8.25%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.84%) Clustering
5 28 (6.60%) Computer Science
6 21 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.54%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (2.83%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.36%) CMDB
9 10 (2.36%) PKI
10 8 (1.89%) LLPG
11 7 (1.65%) CUDA
12 6 (1.42%) AS400
13 4 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.94%) HP Superdome
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.71%) Equities
14 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 238 (56.13%) Linux
2 190 (44.81%) Windows
3 56 (13.21%) Solaris
4 50 (11.79%) Windows Server
5 30 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (5.42%) AIX
8 21 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.54%) Mac OS X
9 15 (3.54%) SUSE
10 14 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.36%) CentOS
11 10 (2.36%) HPUX
12 5 (1.18%) Android
13 3 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.47%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.47%) VyOS
15 1 (0.24%) Debian
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (30.42%) ITIL
2 62 (14.62%) Service Management
3 55 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (8.49%) Presales
5 34 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (7.78%) ITIL V3
6 33 (7.78%) Open Source
6 33 (7.78%) Service Delivery
7 29 (6.84%) Capacity Planning
7 29 (6.84%) Change Management
7 29 (6.84%) Migration
7 29 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (6.60%) SIEM
9 27 (6.37%) High Availability
9 27 (6.37%) OO
10 25 (5.90%) DevOps
11 24 (5.66%) Software Engineering
11 24 (5.66%) Test Automation
12 20 (4.72%) Scrum
12 20 (4.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 185 (43.63%) SQL
2 76 (17.92%) Java
3 45 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 44 (10.38%) Shell Script
5 43 (10.14%) Perl
6 32 (7.55%) C#
7 31 (7.31%) C++
7 31 (7.31%) PowerShell
8 27 (6.37%) Python
8 27 (6.37%) VB
9 23 (5.42%) C
9 23 (5.42%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.07%) PHP
11 9 (2.12%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.12%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.65%) Korn
12 7 (1.65%) Ruby
13 6 (1.42%) Scala
14 5 (1.18%) F#
15 3 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 73 (17.22%) Degree
2 21 (4.95%) CCNA
2 21 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.83%) CISSP
5 11 (2.59%) ISEB
6 9 (2.12%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.89%) CCNP
8 7 (1.65%) CCSA
8 7 (1.65%) CISM
8 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.65%) JNCIA
8 7 (1.65%) JNCIS
8 7 (1.65%) MCSA
8 7 (1.65%) MCSE
8 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.42%) AWS Certification
9 6 (1.42%) SANS
10 4 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.71%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.61%) SLA
2 14 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.36%) QA
4 5 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) DICOM
6 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.07%) NFS
4 12 (2.83%) Firmware
4 12 (2.83%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.59%) Docker
5 11 (2.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (1.89%) XenApp
7 7 (1.65%) Cygwin
7 7 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.42%) vSphere
9 5 (1.18%) iptables
9 5 (1.18%) OpenSIPS
10 4 (0.94%) Squid
10 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.94%) XenServer
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.71%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.71%) Xen
12 2 (0.47%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 30 (7.08%) Puppet
2 28 (6.60%) SCCM
3 26 (6.13%) Tivoli
4 25 (5.90%) SCOM
5 22 (5.19%) Oracle ZFS
6 19 (4.48%) NetBackup
7 17 (4.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (3.07%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (2.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (2.36%) Unicenter
11 9 (2.12%) Data Guard
11 9 (2.12%) Simpana
12 5 (1.18%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.18%) Nessus
13 4 (0.94%) Ansible
13 4 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
13 4 (0.94%) Terraform
14 3 (0.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 3 (0.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 178 (41.98%) Oracle
2 70 (16.51%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.67%) Red Hat
4 38 (8.96%) Cisco
5 36 (8.49%) HP
6 35 (8.25%) NetApp
7 29 (6.84%) VMware
8 27 (6.37%) ServiceNow
9 26 (6.13%) SAP
10 24 (5.66%) IBM
11 22 (5.19%) Veritas
12 21 (4.95%) Serena
13 20 (4.72%) Sun
14 12 (2.83%) CommVault
15 11 (2.59%) Netezza
16 10 (2.36%) CA
16 10 (2.36%) Citrix
16 10 (2.36%) EMC
17 9 (2.12%) CheckPoint
17 9 (2.12%) Palo Alto
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