Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 89 71 65
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unix 19 9 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.48% 1.17% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 5.66% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 24
10th Percentile £41,500 £28,750 £34,765
25th Percentile £45,325 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £41,000 £39,592
Median % change year-on-year +46.34% +3.56% -6.84%
75th Percentile £71,250 £48,750 £53,811
90th Percentile " £51,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +0.88%

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 323 159 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.10% 20.76% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 288 141 184
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £19,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £21,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,050
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 November 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 26 November 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 -11 17 £60,000 +34.08% 7
Durham -15 2 - - 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) DevOps
4 10 (52.63%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
5 9 (47.37%) Docker
5 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
5 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
6 8 (42.11%) Azure
6 8 (42.11%) AWS
6 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 8 (42.11%) Ansible
6 8 (42.11%) Java
6 8 (42.11%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) IaaS
7 7 (36.84%) CFEngine
7 7 (36.84%) GitLab
7 7 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
7 7 (36.84%) Public Cloud
7 7 (36.84%) Terraform
7 7 (36.84%) SaaS
7 7 (36.84%) PaaS
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet
7 7 (36.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 7 (36.84%) CircleCI

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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) AWS
1 8 (42.11%) Azure
2 7 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (36.84%) IaaS
2 7 (36.84%) PaaS
2 7 (36.84%) SaaS
3 3 (15.79%) OpenShift
3 3 (15.79%) Serverless
4 2 (10.53%) Apigee
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (36.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (36.84%) CircleCI
2 7 (36.84%) GitLab
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.53%) Storybook
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 2 (10.53%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Platform Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Azure Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) ARM Templates
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) React
3 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) JWT
4 2 (10.53%) Kafka
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 2 (10.53%) OAuth
4 2 (10.53%) OAuth2
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (10.53%) Redux
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) Velocity
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Public Cloud
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
3 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 2 (10.53%) SWIFT
4 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) DevOps
3 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
3 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
4 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Microservices
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Thought Leadership
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Logistics
9 2 (10.53%) OO
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) C-shell
6 2 (10.53%) R
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) CFEngine
2 7 (36.84%) Kubernetes
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Pega
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat