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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 56 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.86% 6.85% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 22.22% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
71 144 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 22.05% 30.84% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 67 101 58
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £42,650 £42,750
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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in York

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Solaris
4 8 (38.10%) IIS
4 8 (38.10%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
6 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (28.57%) Information Security
6 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
7 5 (23.81%) Puppet
7 5 (23.81%) SNMP
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) OpenView
7 5 (23.81%) Check Point Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) VoIP
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) SNMP
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) MRTG
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS
5 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (9.52%) IPv6
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) FWSM
7 1 (4.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Solaris
3 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) HPUX
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) OpenView
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (14.29%) Nagios
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 4 (19.05%) Apple
6 3 (14.29%) Websense
6 3 (14.29%) Brocade
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Percona
8 1 (4.76%) Nokia
8 1 (4.76%) Cognos
8 1 (4.76%) IBM