The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Cheshire
Rank 59 50 49
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 34 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.18% 3.74% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.27% 15.56% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 59
Median salary £44,000 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 209 315 396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.55% 24.05% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 151 282 331
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Cheshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cheshire

Unix
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +8 11 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 -
Chester +1 2 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Wilmslow -12 2 £30,000 -16.66%
Warrington -7 1 £37,500 +24.07%
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 57 (70.37%) Linux
2 41 (50.62%) Banking
3 34 (41.98%) Finance
4 33 (40.74%) SQL
5 26 (32.10%) Oracle
6 25 (30.86%) AIX
7 23 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (25.93%) Information Security
8 21 (25.93%) Management Information System
9 19 (23.46%) Risk Management
10 18 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (18.52%) Java
13 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
13 14 (17.28%) Financial Institution
13 14 (17.28%) Mainframe
13 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (17.28%) Clustering
14 13 (16.05%) Corporate Banking
14 13 (16.05%) Degree
14 13 (16.05%) Service Management
14 13 (16.05%) Splunk
15 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
15 12 (14.81%) ServiceNow
15 12 (14.81%) Line Management
15 12 (14.81%) Compliance Management
15 12 (14.81%) Process Management
15 12 (14.81%) GIS
15 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (14.81%) Windows

Unix
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 12 (14.81%) JBoss
2 11 (13.58%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.70%) IIS
5 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
7 1 (1.23%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.88%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.41%) IaaS
4 3 (3.70%) iPaaS
4 3 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) SAN
2 7 (8.64%) Firewall
3 6 (7.41%) Network Security
4 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.47%) ATM
6 2 (2.47%) SSH
6 2 (2.47%) SSL
7 1 (1.23%) BGP
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.23%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) LAN
7 1 (1.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) VoIP
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) GIS
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (7.41%) MySQL
6 4 (4.94%) DB2
7 1 (1.23%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Ant
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (50.62%) Banking
2 34 (41.98%) Finance
3 14 (17.28%) Financial Institution
4 13 (16.05%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 3 (3.70%) French Language
5 3 (3.70%) Law
6 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (14.81%) Applications Support
1 12 (14.81%) Security Technician
2 9 (11.11%) Analyst
2 9 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 8 (9.88%) Developer
3 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.64%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (8.64%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Unix Support
6 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Unix Support Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) Junior
7 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) Web Services
2 8 (9.88%) XML
3 7 (8.64%) .NET
3 7 (8.64%) HTML
4 6 (7.41%) CSS
4 6 (7.41%) XSD
5 4 (4.94%) J2EE
5 4 (4.94%) JMS
5 4 (4.94%) Middleware
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.70%) EJB
6 3 (3.70%) Flash
6 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.70%) JSP
6 3 (3.70%) Servlets
6 3 (3.70%) Struts
6 3 (3.70%) WebGL
6 3 (3.70%) WSDL
6 3 (3.70%) XSLT
6 3 (3.70%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 14 (17.28%) Clustering
2 14 (17.28%) Mainframe
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.47%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (70.37%) Linux
2 25 (30.86%) AIX
3 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (14.81%) Windows
5 9 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.23%) Android
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (25.93%) Information Security
3 19 (23.46%) Risk Management
4 18 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 13 (16.05%) Service Management
6 12 (14.81%) Compliance Management
6 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (14.81%) Line Management
6 12 (14.81%) Process Management
7 10 (12.35%) Performance Management
8 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Capacity Management
10 6 (7.41%) ITIL
10 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
10 6 (7.41%) MVC
10 6 (7.41%) OO
11 5 (6.17%) OO PHP
11 5 (6.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) SQL
2 15 (18.52%) Java
3 10 (12.35%) Perl
4 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.88%) Python
6 7 (8.64%) Ruby
7 6 (7.41%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.70%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.70%) C#
9 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.47%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.23%) C
11 1 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) CISSP
3 3 (3.70%) CISM
4 2 (2.47%) RHCE
4 2 (2.47%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) CCNP
5 1 (1.23%) CISA
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) HND
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMP
5 1 (1.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.94%) SLA
3 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Docker
1 8 (9.88%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.23%) Firmware
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.88%) Ansible
2 8 (9.88%) CFEngine
2 8 (9.88%) Nagios
2 8 (9.88%) Puppet
3 6 (7.41%) Ganglia
3 6 (7.41%) Netcool
4 3 (3.70%) CA Wily
5 2 (2.47%) RSA enVision
6 1 (1.23%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Oracle
2 13 (16.05%) Splunk
3 12 (14.81%) ServiceNow
4 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.88%) Veritas
5 5 (6.17%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.94%) Cisco
7 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.70%) Chordiant
7 3 (3.70%) Teradata
7 3 (3.70%) VMware
7 3 (3.70%) Zend
8 2 (2.47%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.47%) Avaya
8 2 (2.47%) IBM
8 2 (2.47%) Juniper
8 2 (2.47%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.47%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.23%) New Relic
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 days ago