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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.55% 0.40% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 2.04% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £61,798 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.32% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,596 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
65 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.19% 19.60% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 43
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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
Malvern +3 2 £80,000 +77.77%
Redditch - 2 £43,596 -
UNIX
West Midlands

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) Nmap
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Ingres
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) OLE
2 1 (20.00%) ADO
2 1 (20.00%) COM
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (20.00%) DAO
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) MapBasic
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
1 2 (40.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft