Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 60 50
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 146 233 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.94% 4.27% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.10% 20.93% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 121 183 249
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% -1.16% +7.50%

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 967 1113 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.48% 20.40% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 830 942 1386
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,320 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Leeds

Unix
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Unix in Leeds

Unix
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Salary histogram for Unix in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unix.

1 103 (70.55%) Linux
2 64 (43.84%) SQL
3 52 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (34.25%) Puppet
5 49 (33.56%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (33.56%) Windows
6 46 (31.51%) DevOps
7 45 (30.82%) Oracle
8 42 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
9 37 (25.34%) Python
10 36 (24.66%) Ruby
11 35 (23.97%) Configuration Management
12 34 (23.29%) Shell Script
12 34 (23.29%) Bash Shell
13 33 (22.60%) VMware
14 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
15 29 (19.86%) Cobbler
16 26 (17.81%) vSphere
16 26 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (17.81%) RUP
16 26 (17.81%) DSDM
16 26 (17.81%) Scrum
17 25 (17.12%) Tivoli
18 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
18 24 (16.44%) EnterpriseDB
19 21 (14.38%) ITIL
20 20 (13.70%) CloudStack
20 20 (13.70%) OpenStack
21 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (13.01%) Amazon AWS

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (13.70%) CloudStack
1 20 (13.70%) OpenStack
2 14 (9.59%) IIS
2 14 (9.59%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.11%) Apache
5 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.42%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.05%) JBoss
7 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.42%) GitHub
3 5 (3.42%) Office 365
4 4 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) SAN
2 9 (6.16%) LAN
2 9 (6.16%) VPN
2 9 (6.16%) WAN
3 8 (5.48%) NAS
4 6 (4.11%) DNS
4 6 (4.11%) iSCSI
5 5 (3.42%) Firewall
5 5 (3.42%) Network Security
6 4 (2.74%) Internet
7 3 (2.05%) DHCP
7 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.05%) VLAN
7 3 (2.05%) VoIP
8 2 (1.37%) ISDN
8 2 (1.37%) RFID
8 2 (1.37%) Wireless
8 2 (1.37%) WLAN
9 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.68%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.11%) MySQL
5 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
1 7 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.68%) JMeter
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.68%) WatiN
4 1 (0.68%) WATIR
General
1 18 (12.33%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) Advertising
2 5 (3.42%) Legal
3 2 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) DevOps Engineer
1 31 (21.23%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (11.64%) Developer
3 15 (10.27%) Administrator
4 13 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.22%) Trainer
6 11 (7.53%) Architect
6 11 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (7.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.48%) Analyst
7 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer
8 7 (4.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (4.79%) .NET Trainer
8 7 (4.79%) IT Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) IT Trainer
8 7 (4.79%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Release Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) .NET
2 8 (5.48%) HTML
2 8 (5.48%) J2EE
2 8 (5.48%) XML
3 7 (4.79%) .NET Framework
3 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
4 6 (4.11%) Java EE
4 6 (4.11%) JSP
4 6 (4.11%) Spring
4 6 (4.11%) Struts
5 4 (2.74%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (2.05%) Web Services
7 2 (1.37%) COM
7 2 (1.37%) LAMP
8 1 (0.68%) Laravel
8 1 (0.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.16%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.11%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.11%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.42%) Clustering
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.37%) CMDB
8 2 (1.37%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.37%) PKI
8 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 103 (70.55%) Linux
2 49 (33.56%) Windows
3 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.96%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.79%) Solaris
8 5 (3.42%) Android
8 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.74%) HPUX
10 3 (2.05%) AIX
11 2 (1.37%) CentOS
11 2 (1.37%) Debian
11 2 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.68%) Fedora
12 1 (0.68%) SUSE
12 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.56%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (31.51%) DevOps
4 35 (23.97%) Configuration Management
5 26 (17.81%) DSDM
5 26 (17.81%) RUP
5 26 (17.81%) Scrum
6 21 (14.38%) ITIL
7 15 (10.27%) High Availability
8 13 (8.90%) Information Security
8 13 (8.90%) Presales
9 12 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.53%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.85%) SDLC
12 9 (6.16%) Proactive Monitoring
13 8 (5.48%) Test Automation
13 8 (5.48%) Web Development
14 7 (4.79%) Change Control
14 7 (4.79%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.84%) SQL
2 37 (25.34%) Python
3 36 (24.66%) Ruby
4 34 (23.29%) Bash Shell
4 34 (23.29%) Shell Script
5 18 (12.33%) Java
6 17 (11.64%) C#
7 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.22%) VBA
8 8 (5.48%) Perl
9 6 (4.11%) Assembly Language
9 6 (4.11%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.37%) VB
10 2 (1.37%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) CCNA
2 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.11%) CISSP
3 5 (3.42%) CCDA
3 5 (3.42%) CISA
3 5 (3.42%) CISM
3 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.74%) MCSE
4 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.37%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.37%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.37%) MCP
5 2 (1.37%) MCSA
5 2 (1.37%) OCP
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.05%) GDPR
3 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.37%) DICOM
4 2 (1.37%) HL7
5 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (17.81%) vSphere
2 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.33%) Xen
2 18 (12.33%) XenServer
3 13 (8.90%) Docker
4 11 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.42%) XenApp
7 4 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (34.25%) Puppet
2 42 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (19.86%) Cobbler
4 25 (17.12%) Tivoli
5 17 (11.64%) Ansible
6 16 (10.96%) Terraform
7 9 (6.16%) Packer
8 4 (2.74%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Nagios
10 2 (1.37%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.37%) SCOM
11 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.68%) Opsview
11 1 (0.68%) SCCM
11 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (30.82%) Oracle
2 33 (22.60%) VMware
3 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
4 24 (16.44%) EnterpriseDB
5 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.22%) Cisco
6 12 (8.22%) Citrix
7 10 (6.85%) CommVault
7 10 (6.85%) HP
8 8 (5.48%) Dell Compellent
8 8 (5.48%) NetApp
9 5 (3.42%) Dell
10 4 (2.74%) Civica
10 4 (2.74%) F5
10 4 (2.74%) Google
10 4 (2.74%) New Relic
11 3 (2.05%) Brocade
11 3 (2.05%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (2.05%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.05%) Veeam