Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 85 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 -46 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unix 22 28 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.57% 1.92% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.31% 8.07% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 56
North East median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% +31.75% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,360 £48,031
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 301 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.53% 23.77% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 239 314 300
North East median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -0.58% +5.15%
10th Percentile £21,200 £21,075 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,050 £47,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -9 16 £44,669 +5.10% 4
Durham +15 4 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
8 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (31.82%) Ansible
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) Subversion
9 7 (31.82%) JSON
9 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (27.27%) Microservices
10 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark
10 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 6 (27.27%) Puppet
11 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
11 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (22.73%) RavenDB
11 5 (22.73%) Hortonworks
11 5 (22.73%) Scala
11 5 (22.73%) Coaching
11 5 (22.73%) 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 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Jetty
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) GitHub
3 5 (22.73%) NuGet
4 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 5 (22.73%) RavenDB
2 5 (22.73%) Spark SQL
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.64%) HBase
4 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.64%) Sqoop
5 2 (9.09%) DB2
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) Redis
5 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Jenkins
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (31.82%) Subversion
4 5 (22.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Ant
5 2 (9.09%) Gradle
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Lead DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Python Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Digital
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) Angular 2
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (22.73%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (13.64%) Kafka
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) JAXB
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Akka
5 1 (4.55%) CGI
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
5 1 (4.55%) JMS
5 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Microservices
5 5 (22.73%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Data Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Scala
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) Java 8
7 1 (4.55%) Jython
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Flume
1 3 (13.64%) HDFS
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
2 6 (27.27%) Puppet
3 5 (22.73%) Oozie
4 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (9.09%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (4.55%) Salt
5 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Hortonworks
4 3 (13.64%) Cloudera
5 2 (9.09%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) RedGate