Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 37 67
Rank change year-on-year -49 +30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 33 72 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.11% 5.43% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.27% 20.22% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 30
North East median annual salary £41,500 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.75% -4.55% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,275 £23,520
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,150 £40,700
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 356 356 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.79% 26.85% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 325 285 203
North East median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -4.55% +1.54%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £56,900 £45,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Unix in the North East

Unix
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -44 18 £40,000 +23.08% 8
Durham -12 15 £41,500 +31.75% 3
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 28 (84.85%) Oracle
2 18 (54.55%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) JBoss
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) SOA
3 14 (42.42%) Korn
3 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (39.39%) jQuery
4 13 (39.39%) CSS
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) C
5 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) Web Services
5 12 (36.36%) Spring
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 12 (36.36%) Apache CXF
5 12 (36.36%) API Design
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) Cognos
7 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.18%) Firewall
10 5 (15.15%) SUSE
10 5 (15.15%) Clustering

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 18 (54.55%) JBoss
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (15.15%) Apache
4 5 (15.15%) iPlanet
4 5 (15.15%) MQSeries
4 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
4 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
4 5 (15.15%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (6.06%) Confluence
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.03%) Documentum
6 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) NAS
2 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) FCoE
4 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) SMS
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Applications Support
3 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Java Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (3.03%) Unix Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) jQuery
2 12 (36.36%) Apache CXF
2 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 12 (36.36%) Spring
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (3.03%) COM
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) HPUX
3 5 (15.15%) Solaris
3 5 (15.15%) SUSE
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) SOA
2 12 (36.36%) API Design
3 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Case Management
4 5 (15.15%) High Availability
4 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) OOP
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
2 14 (42.42%) Korn
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) C
4 12 (36.36%) C++
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) Perl
7 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.06%) C-shell
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.06%) Python
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby
9 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (3.03%) CISM
1 1 (3.03%) CISSP
1 1 (3.03%) CITP
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) IISP
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISSAP
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) GDPR
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
1 5 (15.15%) KVM
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Samba
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) OpenView
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Cognos
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) Opsware
4 5 (15.15%) PlateSpin
4 5 (15.15%) Sun
4 5 (15.15%) Veritas
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Borland
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) Progress
6 1 (3.03%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Pega