The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.48% 3.14% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 15.63% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £33,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -45.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £34,500 £65,000
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 Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 32 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 12.59% 20.13% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 23
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Unix
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Unix in Chester

Unix
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Chester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Behat
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Behat
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
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