Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.63% 0.72% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 3.77% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 32
Staffordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -18.37%
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +4.65%

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 118 212 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.70% 19.13% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 107 184 266
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,025 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%

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
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 16 January 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -4 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Stafford +19 1 £40,000 -
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Parallel Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Vertica
3 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Netezza
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Squid
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Greenplum
1 2 (50.00%) Netezza
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
1 2 (50.00%) Vertica