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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 68 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 1 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.19% 1.46% 3.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 6.71% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 12
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 107 149 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 20.34% 21.82% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 141 113
Median salary £28,750 £34,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.44% +5.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Stafford - 1 £25,000 - 1
Unix
West Midlands

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

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Riak
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Kibana
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Fintech
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (11.11%) Haskell
4 1 (11.11%) Erlang
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) 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 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Multicast
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Riak
General
1 6 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) AS400
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Clojure
3 1 (11.11%) Erlang
3 1 (11.11%) Haskell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago