Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 80 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 -29 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 135 166 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.24% 3.36% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.63% 16.24% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 128 112 189
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +8.82% -3.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,050 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -6.98%

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 864 1,022 1,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.75% 20.71% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 743 842 967
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Unix.

1 110 (81.48%) Linux
2 91 (67.41%) Python
3 76 (56.30%) DevOps
4 74 (54.81%) Puppet
5 66 (48.89%) Bash Shell
6 60 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (39.26%) Opscode Chef
8 52 (38.52%) Ruby
8 52 (38.52%) Oracle
8 52 (38.52%) Configuration Management
9 45 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (32.59%) Ansible
11 43 (31.85%) SQL
12 42 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
13 40 (29.63%) Cobbler
14 38 (28.15%) Shell Script
15 33 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (24.44%) Deployment Automation
16 32 (23.70%) Java
17 31 (22.96%) Scrum
18 30 (22.22%) RUP
18 30 (22.22%) DSDM
19 25 (18.52%) Perl
19 25 (18.52%) Tivoli
19 25 (18.52%) Finance
19 25 (18.52%) EnterpriseDB
20 24 (17.78%) Jenkins
21 23 (17.04%) OpenStack
22 22 (16.30%) CloudStack
22 22 (16.30%) vSphere

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 23 (17.04%) OpenStack
2 22 (16.30%) CloudStack
2 22 (16.30%) WebSphere
3 15 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 11 (8.15%) JBoss
5 8 (5.93%) Apache
5 8 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.96%) Confluence
7 2 (1.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.74%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 42 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.96%) SaaS
4 3 (2.22%) GitHub
5 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.15%) HTTP
2 9 (6.67%) Firewall
3 7 (5.19%) LAN
3 7 (5.19%) SAN
3 7 (5.19%) WAN
4 5 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.96%) NAS
5 4 (2.96%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) MySQL
1 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (5.19%) Rational Performance Tester
4 6 (4.44%) LoadRunner
4 6 (4.44%) LoadUI
5 5 (3.70%) JIRA
5 5 (3.70%) Subversion
6 4 (2.96%) Ant
6 4 (2.96%) Maven
7 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.74%) JMeter
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 20 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.89%) Retail
4 4 (2.96%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Back Office
5 3 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (37.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (30.37%) Platform Engineer
3 34 (25.19%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (23.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 25 (18.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) AWS DevOps
6 19 (14.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (12.59%) Administrator
7 17 (12.59%) Linux Administrator
7 17 (12.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (12.59%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (11.85%) Developer
9 15 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (10.37%) DevOps Administrator
10 14 (10.37%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 10 (7.41%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 10 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
12 9 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) J2EE
2 8 (5.93%) .NET
2 8 (5.93%) SOAP
3 6 (4.44%) CSS
4 4 (2.96%) Swagger
5 3 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.22%) JSON
5 3 (2.22%) LAMP
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.22%) React
5 3 (2.22%) Spring
5 3 (2.22%) Web Services
6 2 (1.48%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.48%) HTML
6 2 (1.48%) Java EE
6 2 (1.48%) jQuery
6 2 (1.48%) JSP
6 2 (1.48%) Middleware
6 2 (1.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.74%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Robotics
7 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 110 (81.48%) Linux
2 13 (9.63%) Windows
3 10 (7.41%) AIX
4 5 (3.70%) Solaris
5 4 (2.96%) Debian
5 4 (2.96%) HPUX
5 4 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (56.30%) DevOps
2 60 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (38.52%) Configuration Management
4 45 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (24.44%) Deployment Automation
5 33 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (22.96%) Scrum
7 30 (22.22%) DSDM
7 30 (22.22%) RUP
8 18 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (13.33%) Open Source
9 14 (10.37%) E-Commerce
9 14 (10.37%) Service Delivery
10 13 (9.63%) ITIL
10 13 (9.63%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (7.41%) Presales
12 9 (6.67%) Coaching
12 9 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (67.41%) Python
2 66 (48.89%) Bash Shell
3 52 (38.52%) Ruby
4 43 (31.85%) SQL
5 38 (28.15%) Shell Script
6 32 (23.70%) Java
7 25 (18.52%) Perl
8 21 (15.56%) PHP
9 13 (9.63%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.19%) C#
12 4 (2.96%) Lua
12 4 (2.96%) VBA
13 3 (2.22%) AWK
13 3 (2.22%) C
14 2 (1.48%) C++
15 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.74%) Groovy
15 1 (0.74%) Jython
15 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.22%) CISSP
2 3 (2.22%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.48%) CEH
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.48%) ECSA
3 2 (1.48%) GCIA
3 2 (1.48%) GCIH
3 2 (1.48%) GIAC
3 2 (1.48%) GSEC
3 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) CISMP
4 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.74%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) OCP
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 5 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (16.30%) vSphere
2 18 (13.33%) Docker
3 12 (8.89%) Xen
3 12 (8.89%) XenServer
4 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 74 (54.81%) Puppet
2 53 (39.26%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (32.59%) Ansible
4 40 (29.63%) Cobbler
5 25 (18.52%) Tivoli
6 20 (14.81%) Cacti
6 20 (14.81%) Munin
6 20 (14.81%) ZABBIX
7 18 (13.33%) Terraform
8 4 (2.96%) Grafana
8 4 (2.96%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.96%) Rancher
9 3 (2.22%) Packer
10 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.48%) HP ALM
10 2 (1.48%) Nagios
10 2 (1.48%) Salt
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 52 (38.52%) Oracle
2 25 (18.52%) EnterpriseDB
3 16 (11.85%) VMware
4 13 (9.63%) SaltStack
5 10 (7.41%) IBM
6 9 (6.67%) Google
7 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.19%) Sybase
9 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.70%) Splunk
9 5 (3.70%) Twitter
10 4 (2.96%) Apigee
10 4 (2.96%) HP
11 3 (2.22%) Sun
11 3 (2.22%) Xerox
12 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.48%) New Relic
12 2 (1.48%) OutSystems
12 2 (1.48%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow