Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 67 43
Rank change year-on-year -21 -24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 19 13 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.58% 1.78% 5.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.45% 7.22% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 54
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,250 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% -4.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,910 £23,400
90th Percentile £56,500 £45,875 £48,562
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% +5.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 201 180 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.69% 24.66% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 171 151 255
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £48,562
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Tyne and Wear

Unix
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Unix in Tyne and Wear

Unix
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Tyne and Wear

Unix
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 19 £34,250 +2.24% 10
Sunderland - 1 £50,000 -
Unix
North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Unix.

1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (31.58%) Ansible
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Korn
7 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Perl
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Server Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (15.79%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) NuGet
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) ProC
3 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) GitLab
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) Angular 2
2 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Server Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Korn
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Terraform
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (5.26%) Salt
5 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.26%) RedGate
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas