The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 20 27
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 4.44% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.76% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £27,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.02%
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
UNIX
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 21.62% 37.78% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 32
Average salary £28,750 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.25% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

UNIX
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Wigan