The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 500 334 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.09% 6.31% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.11% 26.07% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 311 234 295
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1915 1281 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.14% 24.19% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1024 1107
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Yorkshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -1 353 £40,000 +19.40% 26
South Yorkshire +11 74 £31,500 -1.56% 9
North Yorkshire -4 60 £40,000 +11.11% 6
East Yorkshire -13 8 £32,000 +16.36%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 668 (68.94%) Linux
2 371 (38.29%) Java
3 308 (31.79%) Oracle
4 298 (30.75%) Windows
5 270 (27.86%) SQL
6 222 (22.91%) ITIL
7 220 (22.70%) Red Hat
8 218 (22.50%) Apache
9 196 (20.23%) Perl
10 188 (19.40%) Shell Script
11 182 (18.78%) TCP/IP
12 181 (18.68%) SAN
13 178 (18.37%) VMware
14 173 (17.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 161 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 153 (15.79%) Finance
17 143 (14.76%) Microsoft
18 137 (14.14%) DNS
19 136 (14.04%) Bash Shell
20 128 (13.21%) Tomcat
21 125 (12.90%) E-Commerce
22 111 (11.46%) Oracle Database
23 109 (11.25%) Load Balancing
24 108 (11.15%) Cisco
24 108 (11.15%) XML
25 104 (10.73%) Spring
26 100 (10.32%) Solaris
27 99 (10.22%) HP
28 98 (10.11%) SQL Server
29 96 (9.91%) MySQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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
1 218 (22.50%) Apache
2 128 (13.21%) Tomcat
3 75 (7.74%) WebSphere
4 64 (6.60%) IIS
5 48 (4.95%) MS Exchange
6 35 (3.61%) WebLogic
7 32 (3.30%) Jetty
8 29 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 25 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (1.86%) Office Communications Server
12 18 (1.86%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.52%) Tuxedo
14 4 (0.41%) CICS
14 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.31%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 57 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.31%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (3.61%) Oracle BPM
2 30 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.41%) Academy Housing
5 4 (0.41%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (0.41%) IaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.31%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.21%) SaaS
8 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 182 (18.78%) TCP/IP
2 181 (18.68%) SAN
3 137 (14.14%) DNS
4 94 (9.70%) Firewall
5 60 (6.19%) NAS
6 59 (6.09%) Internet
7 53 (5.47%) MPLS
8 52 (5.37%) SMTP
9 50 (5.16%) OSPF
9 50 (5.16%) EIGRP
9 50 (5.16%) BGP
9 50 (5.16%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (2.06%) SSL
10 20 (2.06%) LAN
11 19 (1.96%) WAN
12 16 (1.65%) HTTP
13 13 (1.34%) PBX
14 12 (1.24%) SSH
14 12 (1.24%) VPN
15 9 (0.93%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.46%) Oracle Database
2 98 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 96 (9.91%) MySQL
4 87 (8.98%) Relational Database
5 66 (6.81%) RDBMS
6 57 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
8 30 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 29 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (2.37%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (2.17%) Big Data
13 10 (1.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 8 (0.83%) NoSQL
15 6 (0.62%) DB2
16 5 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
17 4 (0.41%) Adabas
18 3 (0.31%) Ingres
19 2 (0.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 92 (9.49%) Maven
2 40 (4.13%) Eclipse
3 38 (3.92%) Subversion
4 37 (3.82%) Hudson
5 27 (2.79%) Ant
6 25 (2.58%) JUnit
6 25 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 22 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 20 (2.06%) Selenium
8 20 (2.06%) JBehave
9 12 (1.24%) JIRA
9 12 (1.24%) JMeter
9 12 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.03%) MyEclipse
11 9 (0.93%) ClearCase
11 9 (0.93%) ClearQuest
12 8 (0.83%) CruiseControl
12 8 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (0.72%) Toad
14 6 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 153 (15.79%) Finance
2 57 (5.88%) Banking
3 34 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.79%) Retail
5 11 (1.14%) Marketing
6 10 (1.03%) Advertising
7 9 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.93%) Legal
8 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.52%) Games
9 5 (0.52%) Law
10 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.41%) Electronics
10 4 (0.41%) Military
10 4 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.10%) International Banking
11 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 181 (18.68%) Developer
2 173 (17.85%) Analyst
3 156 (16.10%) Administrator
4 121 (12.49%) Java Developer
5 81 (8.36%) Systems Administrator
6 74 (7.64%) DBA
7 71 (7.33%) Linux Administrator
8 66 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 59 (6.09%) Oracle DBA
10 57 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
11 55 (5.68%) Support Analyst
11 55 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 53 (5.47%) UNIX Engineer
13 51 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
14 47 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
15 42 (4.33%) Consultant
16 41 (4.23%) Software Developer
17 40 (4.13%) UNIX Administrator
18 39 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
19 35 (3.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (11.15%) XML
2 104 (10.73%) Spring
3 91 (9.39%) J2EE
4 85 (8.77%) Hibernate
5 74 (7.64%) Web Services
6 68 (7.02%) Middleware
7 63 (6.50%) SOAP
8 61 (6.30%) REST
9 54 (5.57%) HTML
10 41 (4.23%) JDBC
11 37 (3.82%) RESTful
12 35 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
13 34 (3.51%) JMS
14 33 (3.41%) JSON
15 31 (3.20%) WebCenter
16 29 (2.99%) .NET
16 29 (2.99%) Spring MVC
16 29 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
16 29 (2.99%) JPA
17 20 (2.06%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.80%) Clustering
2 59 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (5.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 42 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.17%) HP StorageWorks
7 20 (2.06%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.96%) Mainframe
9 16 (1.65%) Replication
10 14 (1.44%) Firmware
11 13 (1.34%) CMDB
12 11 (1.14%) HACMP
13 10 (1.03%) Web 2.0
14 9 (0.93%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.93%) Video on Demand
15 8 (0.83%) Open Source
15 8 (0.83%) iSeries
16 6 (0.62%) IVR
16 6 (0.62%) STB
17 5 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 668 (68.94%) Linux
2 298 (30.75%) Windows
3 173 (17.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 100 (10.32%) Solaris
5 91 (9.39%) HPUX
6 74 (7.64%) AIX
7 68 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.27%) Debian
10 15 (1.55%) Mac OS
10 15 (1.55%) Ubuntu
11 13 (1.34%) CentOS
11 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.24%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.52%) Android
13 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.52%) zOS
13 5 (0.52%) SUSE
14 4 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.41%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (22.91%) ITIL
2 125 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 109 (11.25%) Load Balancing
4 92 (9.49%) Service Delivery
5 83 (8.57%) SOA
5 83 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 82 (8.46%) Project Management
7 68 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
8 64 (6.60%) Service Management
9 60 (6.19%) DevOps
9 60 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 51 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 49 (5.06%) Problem Management
12 46 (4.75%) Software Engineering
12 46 (4.75%) UML
13 45 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (4.23%) Release Management
16 40 (4.13%) Enterprise Architecture
17 37 (3.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 371 (38.29%) Java
2 270 (27.86%) SQL
3 196 (20.23%) Perl
4 188 (19.40%) Shell Script
5 136 (14.04%) Bash Shell
6 76 (7.84%) PL/SQL
7 58 (5.99%) PowerShell
8 56 (5.78%) Python
8 56 (5.78%) JavaScript
9 51 (5.26%) C
10 47 (4.85%) Ruby
11 34 (3.51%) PHP
12 30 (3.10%) C++
13 17 (1.75%) COBOL
14 13 (1.34%) C#
15 10 (1.03%) Groovy
16 5 (0.52%) XPath
17 4 (0.41%) Assembly Language
17 4 (0.41%) NATURAL
18 3 (0.31%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 57 (5.88%) Degree
2 49 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
3 35 (3.61%) Oracle Certification
4 33 (3.41%) OCP
5 21 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.14%) MCSE
10 9 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.93%) Avaya Certification
10 9 (0.93%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.83%) HNC
11 8 (0.83%) HND
12 5 (0.52%) CISSP
12 5 (0.52%) CEH
13 4 (0.41%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.41%) CCNA
14 3 (0.31%) ISEB
15 2 (0.21%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (9.39%) PCI DSS
2 26 (2.68%) SLA
3 16 (1.65%) QA
4 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) BS7799
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 161 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
3 60 (6.19%) Active Directory
4 57 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
5 47 (4.85%) VMware ESX
6 44 (4.54%) Oracle RMAN
7 35 (3.61%) vSphere
8 25 (2.58%) XenApp
9 20 (2.06%) XenServer
10 13 (1.34%) Samba
11 11 (1.14%) GPFS
12 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.83%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.83%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.52%) RHEV
15 3 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 2 (0.21%) Snort
17 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 1 (0.10%) Varnish
17 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (4.85%) Data Guard
2 41 (4.23%) Puppet
3 27 (2.79%) NetBackup
3 27 (2.79%) Nagios
4 25 (2.58%) OpenView
5 12 (1.24%) CFEngine
5 12 (1.24%) Opsview
6 11 (1.14%) Cacti
7 8 (0.83%) Netcool
7 8 (0.83%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.72%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.72%) Control-M
8 7 (0.72%) HP NNM
9 6 (0.62%) SCCM
10 5 (0.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 5 (0.52%) WSUS
11 4 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.41%) YUM
12 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 308 (31.79%) Oracle
2 220 (22.70%) Red Hat
3 178 (18.37%) VMware
4 143 (14.76%) Microsoft
5 108 (11.15%) Cisco
6 99 (10.22%) HP
7 75 (7.74%) JBoss
8 67 (6.91%) EMC
9 56 (5.78%) NetApp
10 42 (4.33%) IBM
11 40 (4.13%) CommVault
12 33 (3.41%) Citrix
13 31 (3.20%) Hyperion
14 18 (1.86%) AppSense
15 17 (1.75%) Veritas
16 16 (1.65%) Symantec
17 13 (1.34%) Google
18 12 (1.24%) Brocade
19 11 (1.14%) 3PAR
19 11 (1.14%) Avaya
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary on application
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £39000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology - Symphony
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago