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

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 75 37
Rank change year-on-year -10 -38 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unix 27 28 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.92% 2.43% 6.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.63% 10.22% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 77
North East median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,875 £31,900 £23,140
90th Percentile £53,875 £65,360 £47,925
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 254 274 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.09% 23.81% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 217 238 305
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,600 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £46,700
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 October 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 October 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 -19 19 £41,250 -2.94% 7
Durham +15 6 £47,500 +16.56% 2
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 North East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (48.15%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Subversion
6 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Ansible
7 7 (25.93%) Puppet
7 7 (25.93%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) MySQL
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (22.22%) Microservices
9 5 (18.52%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (18.52%) RavenDB
9 5 (18.52%) NuGet
9 5 (18.52%) AngularJS

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 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (18.52%) NuGet
4 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) RS-232
3 1 (3.70%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) RavenDB
4 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.41%) DB2
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.41%) Redis
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 8 (29.63%) Subversion
4 5 (18.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
5 2 (7.41%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.70%) GitLab
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) ProC
6 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) JSON
2 5 (18.52%) Angular 2
2 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
2 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) LAMP
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) JAXB
4 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 2 (7.41%) XSLT
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Akka
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Qt
5 1 (3.70%) Redux
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.70%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (22.22%) Microservices
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.41%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Server Management
9 1 (3.70%) CRM
9 1 (3.70%) Project Management
9 1 (3.70%) Service Management
9 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) Korn
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java 8
6 1 (3.70%) Jython
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) Terraform
4 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.70%) Salt
5 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.70%) RedGate
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) Siebel
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas