The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 63 32
Rank change year-on-year -15 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 55 80 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.84% 3.42% 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.92% 19.75% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 126
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 395 405 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 20.42% 17.32% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 345 318 391
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Birmingham

Unix
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Unix in Birmingham

Unix
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 54 (56.25%) Linux
2 51 (53.13%) Windows
3 46 (47.92%) Java
4 36 (37.50%) ITIL
5 35 (36.46%) Finance
6 33 (34.38%) SQL
7 25 (26.04%) SCOM
8 23 (23.96%) Data Centre
9 19 (19.79%) Tivoli
10 18 (18.75%) Change Management
10 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 17 (17.71%) SCCM
11 17 (17.71%) Fintech
12 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (15.63%) Process Improvement
14 14 (14.58%) MVC
14 14 (14.58%) Service Management
14 14 (14.58%) PHP
14 14 (14.58%) C
14 14 (14.58%) HTML
14 14 (14.58%) .NET
14 14 (14.58%) MySQL
14 14 (14.58%) Sybase
14 14 (14.58%) CSS
14 14 (14.58%) OO
15 13 (13.54%) DB2
15 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
15 13 (13.54%) MongoDB
15 13 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (13.54%) Performance Monitoring

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (13.54%) assyst
2 5 (5.21%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.25%) FTP
3 6 (6.25%) Network Security
4 5 (5.21%) SAN
4 5 (5.21%) WAN
5 4 (4.17%) SNMP
6 3 (3.13%) BGP
6 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.13%) OSPF
6 3 (3.13%) VLAN
6 3 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (2.08%) DNS
7 2 (2.08%) Extranet
7 2 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (2.08%) LAN
7 2 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.08%) WLAN
8 1 (1.04%) DMZ
8 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) MySQL
2 13 (13.54%) DB2
2 13 (13.54%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.25%) Big Data
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.21%) Power BI
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.17%) Subversion
3 3 (3.13%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.13%) JBehave
3 3 (3.13%) JMeter
3 3 (3.13%) Qt Creator
3 3 (3.13%) Ranorex
3 3 (3.13%) Selenium
3 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.13%) WATIR
4 2 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Maven
5 1 (1.04%) TestNG
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.13%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Local Government
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) International Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Senior Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.58%) PHP Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Data Centre Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) Monitoring Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) PHP Web Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Senior PHP Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Senior Web Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.21%) DBA
8 5 (5.21%) SAN Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) .NET
1 14 (14.58%) CSS
1 14 (14.58%) HTML
2 9 (9.38%) Spring
3 8 (8.33%) Middleware
4 7 (7.29%) Apache CXF
5 4 (4.17%) RESTful
6 3 (3.13%) DirectX
6 3 (3.13%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.13%) OpenGL
6 3 (3.13%) Qt
6 3 (3.13%) SOAP
7 2 (2.08%) COM
7 2 (2.08%) Java EE
8 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.04%) J2EE
8 1 (1.04%) Kafka
8 1 (1.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.71%) Fintech
3 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Derivative
4 3 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.25%) Linux
2 51 (53.13%) Windows
3 9 (9.38%) AIX
3 9 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.21%) Solaris
6 3 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Change Management
3 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.63%) Process Improvement
5 14 (14.58%) MVC
5 14 (14.58%) OO
5 14 (14.58%) Service Management
6 13 (13.54%) Break/Fix
6 13 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (13.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
6 13 (13.54%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Project Management
7 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.29%) SDLC
9 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.25%) SOA
10 5 (5.21%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) Java
2 33 (34.38%) SQL
3 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.58%) C
4 14 (14.58%) PHP
5 11 (11.46%) Perl
6 10 (10.42%) Korn
7 8 (8.33%) C++
8 4 (4.17%) C#
9 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.04%) Python
10 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) CCNA
4 4 (4.17%) Master's Degree
4 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) CCNP
5 3 (3.13%) CEH
5 3 (3.13%) CISM
5 3 (3.13%) CISSP
5 3 (3.13%) GCIA
5 3 (3.13%) GCIH
5 3 (3.13%) GIAC
5 3 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.13%) SANS
6 1 (1.04%) CCSA
6 1 (1.04%) CCSE
6 1 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 8 (8.33%) SLA
3 5 (5.21%) PMO
4 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) Firmware
3 1 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (26.04%) SCOM
2 19 (19.79%) Tivoli
3 17 (17.71%) SCCM
4 8 (8.33%) Nagios
5 5 (5.21%) Netcool
5 5 (5.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 4 (4.17%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.04%) Control-M
7 1 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Sybase
2 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle
5 6 (6.25%) SAP
5 6 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 6 (6.25%) VMware
6 5 (5.21%) Northgate
6 5 (5.21%) Tableau
7 4 (4.17%) HP
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
8 3 (3.13%) Cisco
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix
9 2 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (1.04%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.04%) F5
10 1 (1.04%) Juniper
10 1 (1.04%) Sun
10 1 (1.04%) Zend
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: £40,961 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago