The median annual salary for a Unix Support was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1034 1243 1704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1058 1303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in Cheshire

Unix Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Unix Support in Cheshire

Unix Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support in Cheshire

Unix Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £44,000 -
Chester - 1 £26,000 -
Unix Support
North West

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Unix Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Netcool
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 3 (50.00%) Ganglia
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management

Unix Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ganglia
1 3 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics