The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 42 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 20.79% 12.20% 8.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 52.63% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 7
Median salary £46,250 £31,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.19% -20.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £44,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 102 76 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 50.50% 23.17% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 63
Median salary £36,500 £31,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.87% +3.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,200 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Shropshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Shropshire.

Salary trend for Unix in Shropshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Shropshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Shropshire

Unix
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +7 39 £47,500 +53.22% 5
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 39 (58.21%) Oracle
3 38 (56.72%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) SQL
5 20 (29.85%) Java
6 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.37%) ITIL
7 17 (25.37%) WAN
8 16 (23.88%) VMware
9 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
10 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (20.90%) DevOps
11 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
11 13 (19.40%) HPUX
12 12 (17.91%) DNS
12 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
12 12 (17.91%) SolarWinds
12 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
13 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
13 11 (16.42%) VPLS
13 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (16.42%) ProCurve
13 11 (16.42%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (16.42%) VPN
13 11 (16.42%) ISEB
13 11 (16.42%) Cisco
13 11 (16.42%) MPLS
13 11 (16.42%) Nagios
13 11 (16.42%) DHCP
13 11 (16.42%) WebLogic

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (16.42%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) Documentum
2 2 (2.99%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) WAN
2 12 (17.91%) DNS
3 11 (16.42%) DHCP
3 11 (16.42%) Firewall
3 11 (16.42%) IP Telephony
3 11 (16.42%) MPLS
3 11 (16.42%) VPLS
3 11 (16.42%) VPN
4 7 (10.45%) BGP
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (10.45%) IPv4
4 7 (10.45%) IPv6
4 7 (10.45%) NX-OS
4 7 (10.45%) OSPF
4 7 (10.45%) SAN
4 7 (10.45%) SNMP
4 7 (10.45%) Unified Communications
4 7 (10.45%) VLAN
4 7 (10.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Selenium
2 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.99%) Gatling
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) JUnit
3 2 (2.99%) Maven
3 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Administrator
3 8 (11.94%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (11.94%) Test Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) Support Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Integration Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Linux Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Logistics Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Messaging Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Support
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Support Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Unix Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Automation Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) J2EE
3 2 (2.99%) JSON
3 2 (2.99%) Play Framework
3 2 (2.99%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) SOAP
3 2 (2.99%) Spring
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) EJB
4 1 (1.49%) HTML5
4 1 (1.49%) J2SE
4 1 (1.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (19.40%) HPUX
5 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.45%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) ITIL
3 14 (20.90%) DevOps
4 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (16.42%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
6 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.45%) Microservices
6 7 (10.45%) SOA
6 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.96%) Coaching
7 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.96%) Release Management
7 6 (8.96%) SDLC
8 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) API Design
8 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
8 5 (7.46%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) COBOL
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) Perl
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) ISEB
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.46%) PMP
4 4 (5.97%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (4.48%) SANS
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CISSP
7 1 (1.49%) CRISC
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) QA
3 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.46%) NFS
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.48%) pfSense
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) Docker
5 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Nagios
2 7 (10.45%) Ansible
2 7 (10.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
4 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.91%) SolarWinds
6 11 (16.42%) Brocade
6 11 (16.42%) Cisco
6 11 (16.42%) ProCurve
7 8 (11.94%) HP
8 7 (10.45%) Aruba
8 7 (10.45%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.45%) Ubiquiti
9 5 (7.46%) webMethods
10 4 (5.97%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.48%) NetApp
12 2 (2.99%) Intel
12 2 (2.99%) Pega
13 1 (1.49%) Citrix
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago