Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 96 82
Rank change year-on-year +38 -14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 48 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.72% 1.75% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.79% 9.26% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 17
North East median annual salary £49,337 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.81% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £37,250 £28,400 £23,750
90th Percentile £69,300 £43,450 £44,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% -0.97%

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 304 324 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.53% 18.85% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 196 277 237
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,813 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £56,250 £43,600
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +23 24 £49,337 +51.81%
Durham +10 24 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 38 (79.17%) Oracle
2 36 (75.00%) Linux
3 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (41.67%) DevOps
6 19 (39.58%) Windows
7 18 (37.50%) Python
8 17 (35.42%) AIX
8 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
8 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (35.42%) Ansible
9 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (31.25%) Coaching
10 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
12 13 (27.08%) Solaris
12 13 (27.08%) CentOS
12 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (25.00%) Scala
13 12 (25.00%) Java
13 12 (25.00%) Big Data
14 11 (22.92%) Hortonworks
14 11 (22.92%) Cloudera
14 11 (22.92%) Oozie
14 11 (22.92%) Apache Spark
14 11 (22.92%) Spark SQL
14 11 (22.92%) Spark Streaming
14 11 (22.92%) Data Engineering
14 11 (22.92%) Perl

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 11 (22.92%) Apache Spark
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (18.75%) GitHub
4 7 (14.58%) IaaS
4 7 (14.58%) PaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Datadog
5 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.08%) NuGet
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) LAN
3 5 (10.42%) NAS
3 5 (10.42%) SAN
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) Big Data
3 11 (22.92%) Apache Hive
3 11 (22.92%) Spark SQL
4 10 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
5 9 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 9 (18.75%) HBase
5 9 (18.75%) Sqoop
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Gradle
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
1 11 (22.92%) Big Data Engineer
1 11 (22.92%) Data Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Python Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) IT Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Unix Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) Spark Streaming
2 9 (18.75%) Kafka
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Windows
3 17 (35.42%) AIX
4 13 (27.08%) CentOS
4 13 (27.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (27.08%) Solaris
5 9 (18.75%) HPUX
6 6 (12.50%) Debian
6 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) DevOps
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Coaching
3 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
5 11 (22.92%) Data Engineering
5 11 (22.92%) ITIL
6 9 (18.75%) Analytics
6 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 9 (18.75%) Data Integration
6 9 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
6 9 (18.75%) Data Transformation
6 9 (18.75%) ETL
6 9 (18.75%) Machine Learning
6 9 (18.75%) Use Case
7 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
7 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) Python
3 12 (25.00%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) Scala
4 11 (22.92%) Perl
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 6 (12.50%) MCSA
2 6 (12.50%) MCSE
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Apache Flume
1 9 (18.75%) HDFS
2 8 (16.67%) Docker
3 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) Ansible
2 11 (22.92%) Oozie
3 8 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.58%) Puppet
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (8.33%) SCCM
6 4 (8.33%) Terraform
7 1 (2.08%) Nagios
7 1 (2.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) Cloudera
3 11 (22.92%) Hortonworks
4 9 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Fiserv
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) New Relic
7 1 (2.08%) Splunk