Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 84 73
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.33% 2.10% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.05% 8.87% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 34 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £25,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -15.79% +18.75%
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,347 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.47% +0.79% +7.32%

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 195 293 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.05% 23.71% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 172 276 198
Staffordshire median annual salary £30,000 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.77% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

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 21 November 2017. 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
Stafford -5 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Kibana
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl

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 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior UAT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior UAT Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP