Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 35
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 21 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.51% 8.79% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.73% 34.19% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 5
Shropshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% +63.04%
10th Percentile £36,563 £37,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £56,375 £53,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 153 117 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 40.16% 25.71% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 128 90 40
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,100 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.64% +24.00% -8.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,475 £16,500
90th Percentile £56,375 £53,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 6 months to 18 January 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
Telford -11 21 £50,000 +8.42% 11
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 20 (95.24%) Java
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
4 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Subversion
4 12 (57.14%) JIRA
4 12 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (57.14%) Confluence
4 12 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (52.38%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (52.38%) Sonatype
5 11 (52.38%) Atlassian
5 11 (52.38%) CollabNet
5 11 (52.38%) Serena
5 11 (52.38%) IBM
5 11 (52.38%) ClearQuest
5 11 (52.38%) BMC
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) Test Strategy
7 8 (38.10%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) webMethods
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 5 (23.81%) Software Testing

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 12 (57.14%) Confluence
2 11 (52.38%) Apache
3 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (57.14%) JIRA
1 12 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
2 11 (52.38%) ClearQuest
3 5 (23.81%) Toad
4 1 (4.76%) CA Gen
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Support
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Support Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) XSL
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Configuration Management
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) People Management
5 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Workload Management
6 4 (19.05%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Atlassian
1 11 (52.38%) BMC
1 11 (52.38%) CollabNet
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
1 11 (52.38%) Serena
1 11 (52.38%) Sonatype
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) webMethods
4 1 (4.76%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Pega