The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.49% 3.80% 4.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 25.00% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 13
Median salary £34,500 £33,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.98% +17.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,600 £40,000
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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 77 36 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 28.62% 15.19% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72 34 45
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Unix
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Unix in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Migration
3 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Subversion
8 2 (13.33%) Maven
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Java EE
8 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) API Development
8 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) Big Data
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) Sybase
8 2 (13.33%) Web Services
9 1 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (6.67%) C
9 1 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (6.67%) Solaris
9 1 (6.67%) Tomcat

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (6.67%) Jetty
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Support
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Support Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Support Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Unix Specialist
1 7 (46.67%) Unix Support
1 7 (46.67%) Unix Support Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) API Development
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Sybase