The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 39 71
Rank change year-on-year -15 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 26 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.48% 5.48% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.06% 21.76% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 24
Median salary £57,500 £38,750 £35,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.38% +7.93%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 144 193 207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.28% 25.20% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 122 166 175
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in South Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in South Yorkshire

Unix
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield +1 20 £57,500 +43.75% 21
Doncaster -12 3 - -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 30 (65.22%) Oracle
4 28 (60.87%) DevOps
5 25 (54.35%) Python
6 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
7 21 (45.65%) Shell Script
7 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (41.30%) Java
9 18 (39.13%) Windows
9 18 (39.13%) Puppet
9 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (36.96%) Ruby
11 16 (34.78%) Xen
11 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
11 16 (34.78%) Tivoli
11 16 (34.78%) Scrum
11 16 (34.78%) .NET
11 16 (34.78%) DSDM
11 16 (34.78%) RUP
11 16 (34.78%) vSphere
11 16 (34.78%) Cobbler
11 16 (34.78%) OpenStack
11 16 (34.78%) CloudStack
11 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (34.78%) XenServer
11 16 (34.78%) EnterpriseDB
12 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
13 13 (28.26%) HTML

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 16 (34.78%) CloudStack
1 16 (34.78%) OpenStack
2 12 (26.09%) JBoss
2 12 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.17%) Apache
7 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) BGP
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) MPLS
3 2 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Subversion
2 8 (17.39%) Ant
2 8 (17.39%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) Rational Functional Tester
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) SilkTest
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
General
1 5 (10.87%) Banking
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Build and Configuration Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Build Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
3 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 8 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) SOAP
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) XBRL
6 2 (4.35%) CSS3
6 2 (4.35%) Doctrine
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Fintech
3 5 (10.87%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Debian
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) DevOps
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.78%) DSDM
3 16 (34.78%) RUP
3 16 (34.78%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) SDLC
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 3 (6.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) Python
3 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
4 21 (45.65%) Shell Script
5 19 (41.30%) Java
6 17 (36.96%) Ruby
7 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.91%) Perl
9 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 8 (17.39%) BeanShell
10 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (6.52%) C
12 3 (6.52%) C#
12 3 (6.52%) COBOL
13 2 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (4.35%) AWK
13 2 (4.35%) PHP
13 2 (4.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) AWS Certification
2 12 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) COBIT
3 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) vSphere
1 16 (34.78%) Xen
1 16 (34.78%) XenServer
2 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (39.13%) Puppet
2 16 (34.78%) Cobbler
2 16 (34.78%) Tivoli
3 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) EnterpriseDB
3 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.70%) SAP
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) BT
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) Tableau
7 2 (4.35%) Zend
8 1 (2.17%) Arista
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) iManage
8 1 (2.17%) LexisNexis
8 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.17%) NICE Systems
8 1 (2.17%) Pega
8 1 (2.17%) Red Box
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Servelec Group Plc
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
University of Sheffield
Salary: From £30,175 to £38,183 per annum with potential progress to £41,709
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 24 days ago