The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.21% 2.18% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.00% 11.36% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UNIX
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 44 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.16% 19.21% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 60
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Worcestershire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

UNIX
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern - 4 £45,000 -
Redditch -5 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Worcester - 2 £45,000 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) Toad
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) Mercurial
5 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
5 8 (66.67%) Big Data
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Streams
5 8 (66.67%) Time Management
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (66.67%) OLTP
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (66.67%) ClearCase
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (66.67%) Replication
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) JBoss
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (66.67%) OLTP
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Informix
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Toad
2 9 (75.00%) Mercurial
3 8 (66.67%) ClearCase
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Hudson
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (16.67%) PVCS
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (41.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Development DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Development DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSD
2 2 (16.67%) JMS
2 2 (16.67%) JSF
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Time Management
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel