The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 36 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 13 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.47% 6.81% 10.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.12% 23.42% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 8
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £44,800 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
North Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 158 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 18.13% 29.10% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 78 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in York

UNIX
Salary Trend in York

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

UNIX Salary Trend in York

UNIX
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the York region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in York

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Internet
3 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
4 17 (45.95%) J2EE
5 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 12 (32.43%) Vignette
6 12 (32.43%) RHCE
6 12 (32.43%) OpenText
6 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Oracle
8 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Windows
9 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
10 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
10 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
10 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (16.22%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
11 6 (16.22%) Firewall
11 6 (16.22%) MySQL
11 6 (16.22%) Solaris
11 6 (16.22%) Python
11 6 (16.22%) VoIP
11 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 6 (16.22%) Jetty
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) VoIP
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) Network Security
3 5 (13.51%) SNMP
4 4 (10.81%) MRTG
5 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) SSL
5 3 (8.11%) MPLS
5 3 (8.11%) IPsec
5 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 2 (5.41%) IPv6
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
7 1 (2.70%) FWSM
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
1 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) UNIX Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior Technician
3 12 (32.43%) Linux Technician
4 10 (27.03%) Analyst
5 9 (24.32%) Administrator
6 6 (16.22%) Network Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) DBA
6 6 (16.22%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Debian
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
3 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) RHCE
2 5 (13.51%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (10.81%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (13.51%) OpenView
3 4 (10.81%) SCOM
4 3 (8.11%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
2 12 (32.43%) OpenText
2 12 (32.43%) Vignette
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.11%) Websense
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.70%) Akamai
8 1 (2.70%) F5
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Nokia
8 1 (2.70%) VMware
8 1 (2.70%) EMC