Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > North East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 84 55
Rank change year-on-year -3 -29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 34 18 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.15% 1.59% 4.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.41% 8.26% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 68
North East median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +21.74%
10th Percentile £28,950 £26,100 £22,675
90th Percentile £52,750 £42,275 £47,819
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 298 218 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.83% 19.24% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 256 188 306
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -22 22 £33,470 +28.24% 7
Durham +19 10 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 19 (55.88%) Linux
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
3 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
4 14 (41.18%) DevOps
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) Java
6 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 10 (29.41%) Subversion
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
7 9 (26.47%) JSON
7 9 (26.47%) TDD
7 9 (26.47%) MySQL
8 8 (23.53%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) Scrum
8 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (20.59%) Angular 2
9 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (20.59%) NuGet
9 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.59%) 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 3 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Jetty
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) NuGet
3 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) RS-232
4 1 (2.94%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) MySQL
3 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.59%) RavenDB
5 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.88%) DB2
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.88%) Redis
7 2 (5.88%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
1 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
2 10 (29.41%) Subversion
2 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (14.71%) Ant
4 5 (14.71%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) ProC
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (5.88%) Gradle
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (5.88%) Toad
6 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.94%) GitLab
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Lead DevOps
3 7 (20.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) JSON
2 7 (20.59%) Angular 2
2 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
2 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) LAMP
4 2 (5.88%) JAXB
4 2 (5.88%) RESTful
4 2 (5.88%) Spring
4 2 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) XSLT
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) Qt
5 1 (2.94%) Redux
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.94%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) OO
9 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 4 (11.76%) Open Source
9 4 (11.76%) Server Management
9 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
10 3 (8.82%) Kanban
10 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
10 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
10 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) C#
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) C
7 4 (11.76%) Korn
7 4 (11.76%) Perl
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
8 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.94%) C++
10 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.94%) Java 8
10 1 (2.94%) Jython
10 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Master's Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
1 6 (17.65%) Terraform
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.94%) Salt
4 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) RedGate
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Siebel
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas