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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 80 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 183 261 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.03% 4.41% 3.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.97% 21.32% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 120 245 169
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
1146 1224 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.00% 20.66% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1087 954
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 26 July 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 July 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 -39 84 £50,000 - 9
Coventry +16 42 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Warwickshire -15 20 £37,500 +9.22% 8
Shropshire -12 17 £41,250 +30.95% 3
Worcestershire +14 7 £31,500 -27.74%
Staffordshire -13 7 £34,000 -26.48% 1
Solihull +12 1 - - 3
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 227 (53.04%) Linux
2 191 (44.63%) SQL
3 183 (42.76%) Oracle
4 178 (41.59%) Windows
5 122 (28.50%) ITIL
6 94 (21.96%) Finance
7 81 (18.93%) Java
8 75 (17.52%) Degree
9 63 (14.72%) Service Management
10 59 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 59 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (13.55%) SQL Server
11 58 (13.55%) Apache
12 52 (12.15%) HTML
12 52 (12.15%) .NET
13 45 (10.51%) JavaScript
13 45 (10.51%) Oracle Database
14 44 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (10.28%) XML
14 44 (10.28%) SLA
14 44 (10.28%) Firewall
15 43 (10.05%) Web Services
15 43 (10.05%) Solaris
15 43 (10.05%) Git (software)
16 42 (9.81%) SAN
17 41 (9.58%) DB2
18 40 (9.35%) Shell Script
18 40 (9.35%) Cisco
18 40 (9.35%) Data Centre
18 40 (9.35%) Presales

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 58 (13.55%) Apache
2 26 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 24 (5.61%) JBoss
4 22 (5.14%) WebLogic
5 20 (4.67%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.04%) IIS
7 13 (3.04%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.34%) NetWeaver
10 9 (2.10%) MS Exchange
10 9 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.17%) nginx
13 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.93%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.70%) Exstream Dialogue
14 3 (0.70%) MindAlign
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.34%) MS Office
3 9 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.47%) Blender
Business Applications
1 20 (4.67%) assyst
2 7 (1.64%) Exstream
2 7 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.70%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.70%) Summit
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.57%) Office 365
3 5 (1.17%) IaaS
3 5 (1.17%) PaaS
4 4 (0.93%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.47%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.28%) Firewall
2 42 (9.81%) SAN
3 32 (7.48%) DNS
3 32 (7.48%) TCP/IP
4 31 (7.24%) DHCP
5 25 (5.84%) Internet
6 24 (5.61%) LAN
7 17 (3.97%) WAN
8 15 (3.50%) VoIP
9 14 (3.27%) SSL
10 13 (3.04%) WLAN
11 12 (2.80%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (2.34%) MPLS
12 10 (2.34%) Wireless
13 9 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (1.87%) Network Security
15 7 (1.64%) HTTP
15 7 (1.64%) OSPF
15 7 (1.64%) VPN
16 6 (1.40%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.51%) Oracle Database
3 41 (9.58%) DB2
4 29 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (6.54%) Relational Database
6 27 (6.31%) MySQL
7 25 (5.84%) RDBMS
8 17 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.04%) Oracle Discoverer
9 13 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (2.57%) OLAP
10 11 (2.57%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (2.10%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (1.64%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.17%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (10.05%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.07%) Maven
3 21 (4.91%) Subversion
4 18 (4.21%) Ant
4 18 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (3.97%) Mercurial
6 16 (3.74%) JUnit
7 11 (2.57%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.87%) GDB
9 6 (1.40%) Selenium
9 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.17%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.47%) Hudson
11 2 (0.47%) JIRA
11 2 (0.47%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.23%) ProC
General
1 94 (21.96%) Finance
2 35 (8.18%) Retail
3 22 (5.14%) Banking
4 15 (3.50%) Publishing
5 13 (3.04%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.40%) Marketing
8 5 (1.17%) Advertising
8 5 (1.17%) Local Government
9 4 (0.93%) Front Office
9 4 (0.93%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 91 (21.26%) Analyst
1 91 (21.26%) Developer
2 41 (9.58%) Senior Developer
3 30 (7.01%) Administrator
4 27 (6.31%) Consultant
5 26 (6.07%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.61%) Technical Specialist
7 22 (5.14%) Network Engineer
8 20 (4.67%) Data Centre Engineer
8 20 (4.67%) Java Developer
8 20 (4.67%) Monitoring Engineer
8 20 (4.67%) Software Analyst
9 19 (4.44%) Network Support
10 18 (4.21%) Architect
10 18 (4.21%) Network Support Engineer
10 18 (4.21%) ServiceNow Developer
11 17 (3.97%) Service Analyst
12 16 (3.74%) C++ Developer
12 16 (3.74%) Test Analyst
13 15 (3.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.15%) .NET
1 52 (12.15%) HTML
2 44 (10.28%) XML
3 43 (10.05%) Web Services
4 29 (6.78%) JSON
4 29 (6.78%) REST
5 27 (6.31%) SOAP
6 25 (5.84%) CSS
7 20 (4.67%) LAMP
8 18 (4.21%) Ajax
8 18 (4.21%) J2EE
9 16 (3.74%) Qt
9 16 (3.74%) Spring
10 14 (3.27%) AngularJS
10 14 (3.27%) Hibernate
10 14 (3.27%) X-Windows
11 13 (3.04%) .NET Framework
11 13 (3.04%) ASP.NET
11 13 (3.04%) EJB
12 12 (2.80%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (9.35%) Data Centre
3 35 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 35 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (6.54%) Clustering
5 19 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.97%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.04%) CMDB
7 13 (3.04%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (2.80%) CUDA
9 8 (1.87%) PKI
9 8 (1.87%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.17%) AS400
10 5 (1.17%) LLPG
11 4 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.93%) Equities
11 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.70%) HP Superdome
12 3 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 227 (53.04%) Linux
2 178 (41.59%) Windows
3 43 (10.05%) Solaris
4 35 (8.18%) Windows Server
5 25 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 17 (3.97%) AIX
8 17 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.74%) SUSE
10 13 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.87%) CentOS
12 5 (1.17%) Android
12 5 (1.17%) HPUX
13 3 (0.70%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.47%) MVS
14 2 (0.47%) VyOS
15 1 (0.23%) Debian
15 1 (0.23%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (28.50%) ITIL
2 63 (14.72%) Service Management
3 59 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (9.35%) Presales
5 36 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 36 (8.41%) ITIL V3
5 36 (8.41%) Service Delivery
6 32 (7.48%) Open Source
7 29 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (6.54%) Capacity Planning
8 28 (6.54%) OO
9 27 (6.31%) Software Engineering
10 26 (6.07%) High Availability
10 26 (6.07%) Migration
11 25 (5.84%) Change Management
11 25 (5.84%) SOA
12 24 (5.61%) SIEM
13 23 (5.37%) Test Automation
14 21 (4.91%) Coaching
15 20 (4.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (44.63%) SQL
2 81 (18.93%) Java
3 45 (10.51%) JavaScript
4 40 (9.35%) Shell Script
5 34 (7.94%) Perl
6 29 (6.78%) C#
6 29 (6.78%) C++
7 27 (6.31%) PL/SQL
8 24 (5.61%) PowerShell
9 23 (5.37%) VB
10 21 (4.91%) C
11 15 (3.50%) Python
12 10 (2.34%) PHP
13 8 (1.87%) Korn
14 6 (1.40%) F#
14 6 (1.40%) Scala
15 5 (1.17%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.70%) Ruby
18 2 (0.47%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 75 (17.52%) Degree
2 17 (3.97%) CCNA
2 17 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (3.27%) ISEB
4 12 (2.80%) CCNP
5 11 (2.57%) CISSP
5 11 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.40%) CISM
8 5 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.17%) SANS
9 3 (0.70%) CEH
9 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.47%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.47%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.47%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.47%) MCSA
10 2 (0.47%) MCSE
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.28%) SLA
2 16 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.64%) QA
4 6 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) DICOM
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.27%) Firmware
4 12 (2.80%) Cygwin
5 11 (2.57%) NFS
5 11 (2.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (1.87%) XenApp
7 7 (1.64%) Docker
7 7 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.40%) vSphere
9 5 (1.17%) iptables
9 5 (1.17%) OpenSIPS
10 4 (0.93%) Xen
10 4 (0.93%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.93%) XenServer
11 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.70%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.70%) Squid
12 2 (0.47%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 25 (5.84%) Oracle ZFS
2 24 (5.61%) NetBackup
2 24 (5.61%) SCCM
2 24 (5.61%) Tivoli
3 21 (4.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (4.91%) SCOM
4 20 (4.67%) Puppet
5 13 (3.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (3.04%) Unicenter
6 10 (2.34%) Data Guard
6 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (2.10%) Simpana
8 6 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.17%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.17%) Nessus
10 4 (0.93%) Ansible
10 4 (0.93%) Legato
11 3 (0.70%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.47%) Nagios
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 183 (42.76%) Oracle
2 59 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.35%) Cisco
4 36 (8.41%) NetApp
5 28 (6.54%) IBM
5 28 (6.54%) Red Hat
6 26 (6.07%) VMware
7 25 (5.84%) Veritas
8 24 (5.61%) HP
9 23 (5.37%) ServiceNow
10 21 (4.91%) SAP
10 21 (4.91%) Serena
10 21 (4.91%) Sun
11 15 (3.50%) Netezza
12 13 (3.04%) CA
13 12 (2.80%) CommVault
14 10 (2.34%) LANDesk
15 9 (2.10%) Citrix
16 8 (1.87%) Greenplum
16 8 (1.87%) Teradata
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £41000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Kwalee
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: Compeittive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Amazon
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago