Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 52 45
Rank change year-on-year -26 -7 +38
Permanent jobs citing Unix 5 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.56% 3.49% 5.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 19.05% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 56
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £30,225
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +27.38% -16.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,100 £21,750
90th Percentile £40,500 £57,500 £45,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -1.16%

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

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 158 168 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 17.83% 18.30% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 122 125 147
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £18,050 £21,100 £20,200
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Lancashire

Unix
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Lancashire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Lancashire

Unix
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley -3 4 £30,000 -14.29%
Preston -6 1 £40,000 +70.21%
Unix
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Material Design
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Twig
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (20.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Support
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) Material Design
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
1 1 (20.00%) Symfony
1 1 (20.00%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) ES6
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat