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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 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 93 77
Rank change year-on-year +45 -16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 73 7 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.87% 0.61% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.98% 2.17% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 67 7 20
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,000 £33,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £41,258 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,345 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.79% +24.23% -26.02%
75th Percentile £45,250 £48,172 £42,295
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,403 £51,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%

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 406 323 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.07% 28.36% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 328 279 173
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,500 £22,300
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £26,922
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -14.63%
75th Percentile £47,500 £56,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 26 May 2022.

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 26 May 2022. 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
Cleveland - 33 £40,000 -
Durham - 30 £35,750 - 2
Tyne and Wear +3 10 £58,750 +29.56% 3
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, 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 61 (83.56%) ITIL
1 61 (83.56%) Degree
1 61 (83.56%) Computer Science
2 60 (82.19%) Mathematics
3 49 (67.12%) Azure
4 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
5 47 (64.38%) Linux
5 47 (64.38%) SolarWinds
6 36 (49.32%) LAN
6 36 (49.32%) Firewall
7 34 (46.58%) Windows
8 30 (41.10%) Oracle
9 29 (39.73%) Docker
10 27 (36.99%) Apigee
10 27 (36.99%) Change Control
10 27 (36.99%) Kafka
10 27 (36.99%) Management Information System
11 26 (35.62%) SQL
12 25 (34.25%) SolarWinds Orion
12 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
12 25 (34.25%) DevOps
12 25 (34.25%) CI/CD
13 24 (32.88%) Ansible
13 24 (32.88%) Kubernetes
13 24 (32.88%) Bash
13 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
14 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Office
14 23 (31.51%) Migration
14 23 (31.51%) Octopus Deploy

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 22 (30.14%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (67.12%) Azure
2 27 (36.99%) Apigee
3 22 (30.14%) GitHub
3 22 (30.14%) GitHub Actions
4 15 (20.55%) AWS
5 5 (6.85%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.74%) IaaS
6 2 (2.74%) PaaS
6 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (49.32%) Firewall
1 36 (49.32%) LAN
2 14 (19.18%) 3G
2 14 (19.18%) BGP
2 14 (19.18%) DDNS
2 14 (19.18%) DHCP
2 14 (19.18%) DNS
2 14 (19.18%) DSL
2 14 (19.18%) Ethernet
2 14 (19.18%) IPsec
2 14 (19.18%) ISDN
2 14 (19.18%) Junos
2 14 (19.18%) MPLS
2 14 (19.18%) OSPF
2 14 (19.18%) SAN
2 14 (19.18%) SSL
2 14 (19.18%) TACACS
2 14 (19.18%) WAN
2 14 (19.18%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (19.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Metadata
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 23 (31.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.85%) Mercurial
3 5 (6.85%) Storybook
3 5 (6.85%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.74%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.74%) GitLab
5 1 (1.37%) ERwin
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.37%) PVCS
General
1 6 (8.22%) Public Sector
2 5 (6.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 2 (2.74%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Local Government
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Unix Scripter
2 20 (27.40%) Analyst
3 19 (26.03%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (24.66%) SQL Analyst
4 18 (24.66%) Unix Analyst
5 14 (19.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (19.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (19.18%) Firewall Engineer
5 14 (19.18%) Juniper Engineer
5 14 (19.18%) Network Engineer
6 13 (17.81%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 13 (17.81%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 13 (17.81%) Team Leader
7 11 (15.07%) Administrator
7 11 (15.07%) IT Administrator
7 11 (15.07%) Senior IT Administrator
8 7 (9.59%) Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) Kafka
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) JWT
3 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 5 (6.85%) OAuth
3 5 (6.85%) OAuth2
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (6.85%) React
3 5 (6.85%) Redux
3 5 (6.85%) Spring
3 5 (6.85%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.74%) ARM Templates
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.37%) JSON
5 1 (1.37%) REST
5 1 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.55%) Public Cloud
3 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
3 14 (19.18%) PKI
4 5 (6.85%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (64.38%) Linux
2 34 (46.58%) Windows
3 22 (30.14%) AIX
4 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) Computer Science
1 61 (83.56%) ITIL
2 60 (82.19%) Mathematics
3 27 (36.99%) Change Control
4 25 (34.25%) CI/CD
4 25 (34.25%) DevOps
5 23 (31.51%) Migration
5 23 (31.51%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (30.14%) Collaborative Working
6 22 (30.14%) CRM
6 22 (30.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (27.40%) Configuration Management
8 18 (24.66%) Scrum
8 18 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (21.92%) Load Balancing
10 14 (19.18%) Adaptive Security
10 14 (19.18%) Information Management
10 14 (19.18%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (19.18%) Network Design
10 14 (19.18%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) SQL
2 24 (32.88%) Bash
3 22 (30.14%) SAPscript
4 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.59%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (83.56%) Degree
2 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (19.18%) CCNA
3 14 (19.18%) CCNP
3 14 (19.18%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (39.73%) Docker
2 22 (30.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (34.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 24 (32.88%) Ansible
2 24 (32.88%) Kubernetes
3 14 (19.18%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (15.07%) SCSM
5 2 (2.74%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.74%) Puppet
5 2 (2.74%) Terraform
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (64.38%) SolarWinds
3 30 (41.10%) Oracle
4 22 (30.14%) SAP
5 14 (19.18%) Barracuda Networks
5 14 (19.18%) Cisco
5 14 (19.18%) F5
5 14 (19.18%) Forcepoint
5 14 (19.18%) Juniper
5 14 (19.18%) Palo Alto