Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 50 51
Rank change year-on-year -35 +1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 146 269 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.09% 4.92% 4.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.88% 23.39% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 109 196 251
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.51% +8.99%
10th Percentile £31,650 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -6.98% +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 981 1150 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.78% 21.04% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 828 947 1387
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +0.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 114 (78.08%) Linux
2 56 (38.36%) SQL
3 52 (35.62%) Windows
4 51 (34.93%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (34.93%) Puppet
5 47 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (31.51%) Oracle
7 44 (30.14%) VMware
8 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
8 43 (29.45%) DevOps
9 39 (26.71%) Opscode Chef
10 36 (24.66%) Bash Shell
10 36 (24.66%) Shell Script
10 36 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (21.92%) Python
11 32 (21.92%) vSphere
12 31 (21.23%) Configuration Management
12 31 (21.23%) Ruby
13 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
14 29 (19.86%) High Availability
15 27 (18.49%) Cobbler
15 27 (18.49%) EnterpriseDB
15 27 (18.49%) DSDM
15 27 (18.49%) E-Commerce
15 27 (18.49%) Scrum
16 26 (17.81%) XenServer
16 26 (17.81%) Xen
16 26 (17.81%) CloudStack
16 26 (17.81%) OpenStack
17 25 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012

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 26 (17.81%) CloudStack
1 26 (17.81%) OpenStack
2 21 (14.38%) IIS
3 16 (10.96%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.53%) Apache
5 10 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.85%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.11%) JBoss
8 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.42%) Skype for Business
10 3 (2.05%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Boomi
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) SAN
2 13 (8.90%) VPN
3 12 (8.22%) DNS
4 9 (6.16%) NAS
5 8 (5.48%) LAN
6 6 (4.11%) DHCP
6 6 (4.11%) Firewall
6 6 (4.11%) iSCSI
6 6 (4.11%) WAN
7 5 (3.42%) Network Security
8 4 (2.74%) VoIP
9 3 (2.05%) Internet
9 3 (2.05%) ISDN
9 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.37%) VLAN
10 2 (1.37%) Wireless
11 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.68%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
2 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.74%) MySQL
6 3 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.05%) 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 7 (4.79%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Legal
3 4 (2.74%) Advertising
4 3 (2.05%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (19.18%) Platform Engineer
3 16 (10.96%) Architect
3 16 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Administrator
5 14 (9.59%) Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (8.90%) Windows Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (8.22%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (8.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.85%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Release Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Web Architect
9 9 (6.16%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.48%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.07%) .NET
2 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.85%) Web Services
4 8 (5.48%) HTML
4 8 (5.48%) J2EE
4 8 (5.48%) XML
5 6 (4.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.11%) Java EE
5 6 (4.11%) JSP
5 6 (4.11%) Spring
5 6 (4.11%) Struts
6 2 (1.37%) COM
7 1 (0.68%) Laravel
7 1 (0.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.85%) Private Cloud
3 9 (6.16%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.79%) Clustering
5 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.11%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.05%) CMDB
8 3 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.05%) PKI
9 2 (1.37%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 114 (78.08%) Linux
2 52 (35.62%) Windows
3 25 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (11.64%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.74%) HPUX
7 4 (2.74%) Solaris
8 3 (2.05%) AIX
8 3 (2.05%) CentOS
8 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.37%) Debian
10 1 (0.68%) Fedora
10 1 (0.68%) SUSE
10 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.45%) DevOps
4 31 (21.23%) Configuration Management
5 29 (19.86%) High Availability
6 27 (18.49%) DSDM
6 27 (18.49%) E-Commerce
6 27 (18.49%) Scrum
7 24 (16.44%) RUP
8 22 (15.07%) ITIL
9 14 (9.59%) Web Development
10 12 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (7.53%) Change Control
11 11 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (7.53%) Information Security
11 11 (7.53%) Release Automation
12 10 (6.85%) Load Balancing
13 9 (6.16%) Presales
13 9 (6.16%) Project Management
14 8 (5.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.36%) SQL
2 36 (24.66%) Bash Shell
2 36 (24.66%) Shell Script
3 32 (21.92%) Python
4 31 (21.23%) Ruby
5 22 (15.07%) PowerShell
6 18 (12.33%) C#
7 12 (8.22%) Perl
8 10 (6.85%) Java
9 6 (4.11%) Assembly Language
9 6 (4.11%) VBA
10 3 (2.05%) PHP
11 2 (1.37%) C++
11 2 (1.37%) VB
11 2 (1.37%) VBScript
12 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (4.11%) MCSE
3 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.42%) CCNA
4 5 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.42%) CISSP
5 4 (2.74%) CCDA
5 4 (2.74%) CISA
5 4 (2.74%) CISM
6 3 (2.05%) MCP
6 3 (2.05%) MCSA
6 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) CCNP
7 1 (0.68%) HNC
7 1 (0.68%) HND
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) OCP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.05%) GDPR
4 2 (1.37%) DICOM
4 2 (1.37%) HL7
4 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (21.92%) vSphere
3 26 (17.81%) Xen
3 26 (17.81%) XenServer
4 25 (17.12%) Active Directory
5 19 (13.01%) Docker
6 15 (10.27%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.16%) Hyper-V
8 8 (5.48%) XenApp
9 4 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (34.93%) Puppet
2 39 (26.71%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (18.49%) Cobbler
4 25 (17.12%) Tivoli
5 12 (8.22%) Ansible
6 8 (5.48%) Packer
6 8 (5.48%) Terraform
7 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (4.11%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.05%) Opsview
8 3 (2.05%) SCCM
8 3 (2.05%) SCOM
8 3 (2.05%) WSUS
9 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 46 (31.51%) Oracle
2 44 (30.14%) VMware
3 43 (29.45%) Microsoft
4 27 (18.49%) EnterpriseDB
5 21 (14.38%) Red Hat
6 15 (10.27%) Citrix
7 13 (8.90%) CommVault
8 12 (8.22%) Cisco
8 12 (8.22%) HP
9 11 (7.53%) F5
10 10 (6.85%) Brocade
10 10 (6.85%) Dell Compellent
10 10 (6.85%) NetApp
10 10 (6.85%) Rackspace
11 7 (4.79%) Dell
12 6 (4.11%) Veeam
13 5 (3.42%) Civica
14 3 (2.05%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.05%) Google
14 3 (2.05%) Huawei