The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 35 41
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 3.96% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 15.00% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.72% 26.43% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 73
Average salary £28,000 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) KVM
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Java SE
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (14.29%) Sphinx
3 1 (14.29%) Worklight
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (28.57%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Jython
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus