Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 94 93
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 16 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.94% 0.19% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 1.01% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 24
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -37.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £30,575
90th Percentile £52,500 £25,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 132 199 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.98% 19.25% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 111 179 274
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,900
West Midlands median annual salary £38,399 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.86% -2.78%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £50,000 - 1
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
Stafford +17 1 £41,500 +66.00%
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 12 (75.00%) Oracle
1 12 (75.00%) ETL
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Essbase
3 10 (62.50%) Migration
3 10 (62.50%) Games
3 10 (62.50%) Data Management
3 10 (62.50%) HFM
3 10 (62.50%) QA
3 10 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (62.50%) Hyperion
3 10 (62.50%) Informatica
3 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
3 10 (62.50%) Client/Server
3 10 (62.50%) ERP
3 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Thinking
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 5 (31.25%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Legal
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Maven

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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Blender
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) HFM
2 5 (31.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Essbase
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Support Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS3
1 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) Memcached
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 2 (12.50%) Three.js
1 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (12.50%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (62.50%) Client/Server
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ETL
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Thinking
2 10 (62.50%) Data Management
2 10 (62.50%) ERP
2 10 (62.50%) Migration
2 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Parallel Processing
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Go
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
1 10 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Hyperion
2 10 (62.50%) Informatica
2 10 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Greenplum
3 2 (12.50%) Netezza
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata
3 2 (12.50%) Vertica
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) VMware