Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 67 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 14.99% 8.36% 8.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.45% 42.96% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 19
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% +69.57%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,450 £17,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £52,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +12.50%

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 189 135 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 42.28% 19.45% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 136 105 119
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,700 £17,750
90th Percentile £53,813 £52,500 £44,200
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,661
% change year-on-year - +0.95% +1.89%

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 20 July 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 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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 +4 59 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 50 (74.63%) Linux
2 33 (49.25%) Windows
3 32 (47.76%) Oracle
4 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.34%) ITIL
6 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
7 17 (25.37%) Java
7 17 (25.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (22.39%) DevOps
9 14 (20.90%) SQL
10 13 (19.40%) HPUX
10 13 (19.40%) SLA
11 11 (16.42%) WAN
11 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
12 10 (14.93%) Release Management
12 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
13 9 (13.43%) Middleware
13 9 (13.43%) SOA
13 9 (13.43%) DNS
14 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
15 7 (10.45%) ISEB
15 7 (10.45%) VMware
15 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
15 7 (10.45%) QA
15 7 (10.45%) Selenium
15 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (10.45%) Coaching
15 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
15 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
16 6 (8.96%) Aruba

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 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) WAN
2 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 6 (8.96%) BGP
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (8.96%) DHCP
3 6 (8.96%) Firewall
3 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
3 6 (8.96%) IPv4
3 6 (8.96%) IPv6
3 6 (8.96%) MPLS
3 6 (8.96%) NX-OS
3 6 (8.96%) OSPF
3 6 (8.96%) SNMP
3 6 (8.96%) VLAN
3 6 (8.96%) VPLS
3 6 (8.96%) VPN
3 6 (8.96%) Wireless
4 5 (7.46%) LAN
4 5 (7.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
1 7 (10.45%) Selenium
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) Gatling
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.49%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Administrator
1 11 (16.42%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (14.93%) Unix Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Unix Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Integration Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Support Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Middleware
2 6 (8.96%) XML
3 3 (4.48%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) JSON Schema
3 3 (4.48%) SOAP
3 3 (4.48%) WSDL
3 3 (4.48%) XSD
3 3 (4.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Linux
2 33 (49.25%) Windows
3 17 (25.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (19.40%) HPUX
5 6 (8.96%) VyOS
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) ITIL
3 15 (22.39%) DevOps
4 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
5 10 (14.93%) Release Management
6 9 (13.43%) SOA
7 7 (10.45%) Coaching
7 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.96%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (7.46%) Analytics
9 5 (7.46%) API Design
9 5 (7.46%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (7.46%) Data Analytics
9 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.46%) Logistics
9 5 (7.46%) Microservices
9 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) Java
2 14 (20.90%) SQL
3 10 (14.93%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) COBOL
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) ISEB
1 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
1 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.46%) PMP
4 3 (4.48%) SANS
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) CRISC
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) QA
3 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.97%) NFS
3 2 (2.99%) pfSense
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Nagios
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Oracle
2 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 6 (8.96%) Aruba
5 6 (8.96%) Brocade
5 6 (8.96%) Cisco
5 6 (8.96%) HP
5 6 (8.96%) ProCurve
5 6 (8.96%) SolarWinds
5 6 (8.96%) SonicWALL
5 6 (8.96%) Ubiquiti
6 2 (2.99%) Intel
7 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.49%) BMC
7 1 (1.49%) CollabNet
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Serena
7 1 (1.49%) Sonatype
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £35,625.00 - £39,375.00
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
RCDTS
Salary: £52,250.00 - £57,750.00
Posted: 9 days ago