Unix Jobs in the Midlands

Unix
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 193 185 197
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -76
Permanent jobs citing Unix 82 162 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.95% 1.60% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.74% 10.95% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 66 91 102
10th Percentile £43,375 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £45,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,188
90th Percentile £76,875 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% -

All Operating Systems
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,217 1,479 2,049
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.05% 14.64% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,045 1,010 1,474
10th Percentile £24,696 £25,000 £23,706
25th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £56,813 £55,000
90th Percentile £63,900 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +2.94% +2.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the Midlands

Unix
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Unix in the Midlands

Unix
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Unix in the Midlands

Unix
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -7 47 £50,000 - 14
East Midlands +3 35 £50,000 -23.08% 5
Unix
England

Unix
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.20%) nginx
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Exchange
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) JBoss
4 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) CATIA
1 2 (2.44%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Azure
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (10.98%) AWS
4 6 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.10%) Entra ID
5 5 (6.10%) GCP
6 4 (4.88%) OCI
7 3 (3.66%) GitHub
7 3 (3.66%) OpenShift
7 3 (3.66%) SaaS
8 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.22%) Alation
9 1 (1.22%) Collibra
9 1 (1.22%) IaaS
9 1 (1.22%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) Firewall
2 9 (10.98%) LAN
2 9 (10.98%) WAN
3 5 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.88%) Wireless
5 3 (3.66%) DHCP
5 3 (3.66%) DNS
5 3 (3.66%) SAN
6 2 (2.44%) IPv4
6 2 (2.44%) PBX
6 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (1.22%) HTTP
7 1 (1.22%) Internet
7 1 (1.22%) Network Security
7 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) MySQL
2 10 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.88%) Metadata
5 4 (4.88%) UniData
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.66%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Ataccama
8 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Git
2 10 (12.20%) GNU Toolchain
2 10 (12.20%) Subversion
3 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.44%) CMake
5 2 (2.44%) GitLab
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (36.59%) Social Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.41%) Finance
4 10 (12.20%) Games
5 7 (8.54%) Local Government
5 7 (8.54%) Retail
6 5 (6.10%) Documentation Skills
6 5 (6.10%) Fire and Rescue
6 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.66%) Banking
7 3 (3.66%) Electronics
8 2 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.22%) Back Office
9 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (35.37%) Senior
2 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Linux Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) DBA
5 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (7.32%) Security Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Business Manager
8 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) IT Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Business Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Node.js
1 10 (12.20%) POSIX
2 4 (4.88%) React
3 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.66%) jQuery
3 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
4 2 (2.44%) Flask
4 2 (2.44%) OpenACC
4 2 (2.44%) OpenCL
4 2 (2.44%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.41%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.10%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.66%) Clustering
7 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.44%) CUDA
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.22%) Genomics
8 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (57.32%) Linux
2 42 (51.22%) Windows
3 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.88%) AIX
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (2.44%) CentOS
5 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (17.07%) DevOps
2 14 (17.07%) Incident Management
2 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
3 13 (15.85%) Agile
3 13 (15.85%) ITIL
3 13 (15.85%) Open Source
4 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (10.98%) Change Management
7 8 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (9.76%) Service Management
8 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.32%) Capacity Management
9 6 (7.32%) Coaching
9 6 (7.32%) Information Security
9 6 (7.32%) User Stories
9 6 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) Bash
2 14 (17.07%) Python
3 12 (14.63%) C++
4 10 (12.20%) C
5 7 (8.54%) Java
5 7 (8.54%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.44%) Fortran
10 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
1 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) CISSP
4 5 (6.10%) CISM
4 5 (6.10%) SSCP
5 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
6 3 (3.66%) MCSE
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.44%) Azure Certification
7 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.44%) OCP
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.44%) PhD
8 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (6.10%) GDPR
1 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.10%) NIST
2 2 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) Docker
3 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.44%) KVM
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.22%) Squid
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 6 (7.32%) Ansible
2 6 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.66%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) Terraform
3 3 (3.66%) WSUS
4 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 13 (15.85%) Oracle
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
5 4 (4.88%) Google
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco
6 3 (3.66%) InterSystems
6 3 (3.66%) RedPrairie
6 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.44%) Commvault
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.22%) Apple
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix
8 1 (1.22%) Databricks
8 1 (1.22%) Huawei
8 1 (1.22%) Informatica
8 1 (1.22%) New Relic
8 1 (1.22%) Sybase