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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 33 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.50% 2.45% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 7.04% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 33
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
60 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.00% 34.80% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 23 January 2015. 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
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
4 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) ADO
6 3 (30.00%) COM
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) ODBC
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) JBoss
6 3 (30.00%) DTS
6 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
6 3 (30.00%) Toad
6 3 (30.00%) Ingres
6 3 (30.00%) OLE
6 3 (30.00%) MapBasic
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) DAO
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) System Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) DTS
3 3 (30.00%) Ingres
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) Informix
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Toad
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Hudson
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) PVCS
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Trainee Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Trainee Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Trainee
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ADO
1 3 (30.00%) COM
1 3 (30.00%) ODBC
1 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
1 3 (30.00%) OLE
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) DAO
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) JPA
2 2 (20.00%) JSF
2 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSD
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) MapBasic
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel