Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 86 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 20 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.23% 0.91% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.17% 4.15% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 21
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 179 217 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 20.00% 21.92% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 152 190 271
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,750 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.43% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,125 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +1.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Staffordshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Staffordshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Staffordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 10 - -
Stafford +12 5 £41,500 +66.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +4 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) ETL
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Migration
4 10 (50.00%) Games
4 10 (50.00%) Essbase
4 10 (50.00%) Data Management
4 10 (50.00%) HFM
4 10 (50.00%) Hyperion
4 10 (50.00%) Informatica
4 10 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
4 10 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 10 (50.00%) ERP
4 10 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) QA
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Legal
7 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Blender
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) HFM
2 5 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Essbase
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Games
3 5 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Support Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Support Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Security Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) CSS3
1 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
1 2 (10.00%) Memcached
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
1 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (10.00%) Three.js
1 2 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (10.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) Fintech
3 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) CentOS
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ETL
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 10 (50.00%) Data Management
2 10 (50.00%) ERP
2 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Expense Management
5 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Go
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
1 10 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) Squid
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.00%) Docker
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 10 (50.00%) Informatica
2 10 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (15.00%) BT
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) Greenplum
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Netezza
5 2 (10.00%) Teradata
5 2 (10.00%) Vertica
6 1 (5.00%) VMware