Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 61 50
Rank change year-on-year -25 -11 +44
Permanent jobs citing Unix 12 14 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.02% 1.78% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 8.19% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 28
10th Percentile £36,850 £33,500 £32,667
25th Percentile £41,888 £34,563 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,345 £38,250 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year +18.55% -11.56% +15.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £46,063 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £51,250 £61,800
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%

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 North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 339 171 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.90% 21.78% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 296 151 178
10th Percentile £24,688 £22,125 £21,425
25th Percentile £32,500 £26,750 £28,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -11.39% +5.33%
75th Percentile £56,313 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £56,550
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the North East

Unix
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Unix in the North East

Unix
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in the North East over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Unix in the North East

Unix
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the North East region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -17 12 £45,345 -1.96% 9
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Legal
4 5 (41.67%) Games
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) Pega
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) Refactoring
4 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 5 (41.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Java 8
4 5 (41.67%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Ansible

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) AWS
2 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (25.00%) CircleCI
2 3 (25.00%) GitLab
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Games
1 5 (41.67%) Influencing Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
1 5 (41.67%) Organisational Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
1 5 (41.67%) REST
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Express
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 5 (41.67%) Refactoring
3 5 (41.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (8.33%) User Research
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Java 8
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) ABAP
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Jython
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Accessibility
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Terraform
2 3 (25.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
1 5 (41.67%) Pega
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP