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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 68 55 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 206 263 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.36% 4.80% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.34% 21.52% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 132 242 173
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £54,800
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
1188 1222 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.37% 22.31% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1088 998
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -27 74 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Shropshire +8 46 £31,000 -29.14% 3
Coventry -12 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Warwickshire -26 25 £39,500 +19.69% 2
Staffordshire -17 11 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Solihull +3 3 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Worcestershire -2 3 £27,500 -55.49% 1
Dudley - 1 £26,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 235 (54.27%) Linux
2 185 (42.73%) SQL
2 185 (42.73%) Oracle
3 158 (36.49%) Windows
4 104 (24.02%) ITIL
5 76 (17.55%) Degree
6 74 (17.09%) Java
7 68 (15.70%) Finance
8 61 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (12.70%) SQL Server
10 51 (11.78%) JavaScript
11 49 (11.32%) Git (software)
12 48 (11.09%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (10.85%) SAN
14 46 (10.62%) Cisco
14 46 (10.62%) .NET
14 46 (10.62%) Service Management
14 46 (10.62%) Computer Science
15 45 (10.39%) Shell Script
15 45 (10.39%) HTML
16 44 (10.16%) Open Source
17 43 (9.93%) Presales
17 43 (9.93%) XML
18 41 (9.47%) ETL
18 41 (9.47%) Microsoft
19 40 (9.24%) Web Services
20 39 (9.01%) Apache
20 39 (9.01%) DB2
20 39 (9.01%) NetApp
21 38 (8.78%) C#

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 39 (9.01%) Apache
2 23 (5.31%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (5.08%) JBoss
4 21 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 19 (4.39%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.93%) WebLogic
7 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.77%) IIS
10 9 (2.08%) Node.js
11 8 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.62%) MS Exchange
13 6 (1.39%) Moodle
14 5 (1.15%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.92%) nginx
16 3 (0.69%) Exstream Dialogue
16 3 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.54%) MS Office
3 8 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.23%) assyst
2 10 (2.31%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (1.62%) Exstream
3 7 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.69%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.69%) Summit
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.70%) Office 365
3 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.62%) GitHub
5 4 (0.92%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.69%) IaaS
6 3 (0.69%) PaaS
6 3 (0.69%) SaaS
7 2 (0.46%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.23%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.85%) SAN
2 34 (7.85%) Firewall
3 32 (7.39%) DNS
4 29 (6.70%) DHCP
5 26 (6.00%) Internet
6 21 (4.85%) LAN
7 19 (4.39%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.46%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (2.54%) VoIP
9 11 (2.54%) WAN
9 11 (2.54%) WLAN
10 10 (2.31%) HTTP
10 10 (2.31%) SSL
11 8 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (1.62%) MPLS
12 7 (1.62%) NAS
13 5 (1.15%) Network Security
14 4 (0.92%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.92%) Skype
14 4 (0.92%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.09%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (9.01%) DB2
4 38 (8.78%) Oracle Database
5 27 (6.24%) Relational Database
6 24 (5.54%) RDBMS
7 23 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (4.62%) MySQL
9 16 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
10 15 (3.46%) OLAP
10 15 (3.46%) Oracle OLAP
11 14 (3.23%) MongoDB
12 13 (3.00%) Big Data
12 13 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (3.00%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.62%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.62%) Pentaho
14 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.16%) Subversion
3 29 (6.70%) Mercurial
4 23 (5.31%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (4.39%) GDB
5 19 (4.39%) Maven
6 16 (3.70%) JUnit
7 12 (2.77%) Ant
8 11 (2.54%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.54%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.31%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.92%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.92%) Selenium
12 2 (0.46%) Hudson
12 2 (0.46%) JIRA
12 2 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
13 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.23%) ProC
General
1 68 (15.70%) Finance
2 25 (5.77%) Retail
3 17 (3.93%) Banking
4 10 (2.31%) Marketing
4 10 (2.31%) Publishing
5 8 (1.85%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.15%) Advertising
6 5 (1.15%) Front Office
6 5 (1.15%) Games
7 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Arabic Language
8 3 (0.69%) French Language
8 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (0.69%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.46%) Legal
9 2 (0.46%) Local Government
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (24.25%) Developer
2 88 (20.32%) Analyst
3 39 (9.01%) Senior Developer
4 33 (7.62%) Administrator
5 32 (7.39%) Consultant
6 30 (6.93%) Support Engineer
7 28 (6.47%) Network Support
8 27 (6.24%) Network Engineer
9 25 (5.77%) Network Support Engineer
10 24 (5.54%) C++ Developer
11 21 (4.85%) Java Developer
11 21 (4.85%) Senior Support Engineer
12 20 (4.62%) Applications Developer
12 20 (4.62%) Linux Developer
12 20 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
12 20 (4.62%) Senior Network Support
13 18 (4.16%) Architect
13 18 (4.16%) C++ Applications Developer
13 18 (4.16%) Senior Network Support Engineer
13 18 (4.16%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.62%) .NET
2 45 (10.39%) HTML
3 43 (9.93%) XML
4 40 (9.24%) Web Services
5 28 (6.47%) REST
5 28 (6.47%) X-Windows
6 26 (6.00%) OpenMP
6 26 (6.00%) Qt
7 25 (5.77%) SOAP
8 23 (5.31%) Middleware
9 21 (4.85%) JSON
10 16 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 16 (3.70%) CSS
10 16 (3.70%) J2EE
10 16 (3.70%) LAMP
11 15 (3.46%) ASP.NET
11 15 (3.46%) Spring
12 13 (3.00%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.00%) WCF
12 13 (3.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 38 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.31%) Mathematics
4 35 (8.08%) Data Centre
5 30 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (6.00%) CUDA
7 22 (5.08%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.23%) Clustering
9 9 (2.08%) CMDB
9 9 (2.08%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.85%) Statistics
11 7 (1.62%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.62%) User Experience
12 5 (1.15%) DataPower
12 5 (1.15%) Equities
13 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.92%) Economics
13 4 (0.92%) HP Superdome
13 4 (0.92%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 235 (54.27%) Linux
2 158 (36.49%) Windows
3 38 (8.78%) Solaris
4 35 (8.08%) Windows Server
5 34 (7.85%) Mac OS X
6 23 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.77%) AIX
9 12 (2.77%) HPUX
10 9 (2.08%) SUSE
11 8 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.92%) CentOS
12 4 (0.92%) MVS
13 2 (0.46%) Android
13 2 (0.46%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.23%) Debian
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (24.02%) ITIL
2 61 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (10.62%) Service Management
4 44 (10.16%) Open Source
5 43 (9.93%) Presales
6 41 (9.47%) ETL
7 37 (8.55%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (7.62%) ITIL V3
8 33 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 30 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (6.70%) Service Delivery
11 25 (5.77%) Migration
11 25 (5.77%) SOA
11 25 (5.77%) TDD
12 24 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (5.31%) Parallel Programming
14 22 (5.08%) Coaching
14 22 (5.08%) High Availability
15 21 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (4.85%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 185 (42.73%) SQL
2 74 (17.09%) Java
3 51 (11.78%) JavaScript
4 45 (10.39%) Shell Script
5 38 (8.78%) C#
6 35 (8.08%) C++
7 34 (7.85%) C
8 33 (7.62%) PL/SQL
9 28 (6.47%) Perl
10 21 (4.85%) PowerShell
11 20 (4.62%) Python
12 18 (4.16%) VB
13 11 (2.54%) PHP
14 10 (2.31%) F#
15 8 (1.85%) Korn
16 5 (1.15%) Scala
17 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.46%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.46%) Fortran
18 2 (0.46%) JCL
Qualifications
1 76 (17.55%) Degree
2 22 (5.08%) CCNA
2 22 (5.08%) CCNP
2 22 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.08%) ISEB
4 7 (1.62%) PhD
4 7 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.39%) CISSP
5 6 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.92%) A+ Certification
6 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.69%) CEH
7 3 (0.69%) MCP
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.69%) SANS
8 2 (0.46%) OSCP
8 2 (0.46%) SSCP
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.23%) CISM
9 1 (0.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.55%) SLA
2 15 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.62%) QA
4 5 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (6.00%) Cygwin
2 17 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.46%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.77%) NFS
4 12 (2.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (2.31%) Firmware
6 7 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.62%) Squid
6 7 (1.62%) XenApp
7 5 (1.15%) vSphere
7 5 (1.15%) Xen
8 4 (0.92%) Docker
8 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.92%) iptables
8 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.92%) XenServer
9 3 (0.69%) OpenSIPS
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (0.46%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 22 (5.08%) Oracle ZFS
2 18 (4.16%) Tivoli
3 17 (3.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (3.70%) Puppet
4 16 (3.70%) SCCM
5 14 (3.23%) SCOM
6 13 (3.00%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (2.08%) Data Guard
8 9 (2.08%) Unicenter
9 8 (1.85%) Simpana
10 5 (1.15%) Legato
11 4 (0.92%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.69%) MAILsweeper
13 2 (0.46%) Control-M
13 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 185 (42.73%) Oracle
2 46 (10.62%) Cisco
3 41 (9.47%) Microsoft
4 39 (9.01%) NetApp
5 33 (7.62%) Red Hat
6 31 (7.16%) VMware
7 29 (6.70%) IBM
8 26 (6.00%) HP
9 25 (5.77%) Greenplum
10 24 (5.54%) SAP
11 23 (5.31%) Netezza
11 23 (5.31%) Veritas
12 21 (4.85%) Serena
13 19 (4.39%) Teradata
14 18 (4.16%) Vertica
15 17 (3.93%) Sun
16 16 (3.70%) ServiceNow
17 11 (2.54%) CommVault
18 9 (2.08%) CA
18 9 (2.08%) Citrix
West Midlands
Morson International (IT)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37685.50 - £40961.85 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37685.50 - £40961.85 per annum + 40d Hol+Pension+Health/Life
Posted: 18 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago