Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 74 51
Rank change year-on-year -9 -23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 22 13 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.63% 1.69% 5.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.73% 7.26% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 50
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,440 £26,100 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.12% -25.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £27,800 £24,795 £23,400
90th Percentile £55,500 £43,250 £46,256
North East median annual salary £35,875 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +16.67%

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 226 179 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.73% 23.22% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 197 156 254
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £33,575 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.69% -4.07% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £46,500 £49,219
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -22 22 £33,440 +28.12% 2
Sunderland - 1 £50,000 -
Unix
North East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 11 (50.00%) SQL
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
6 6 (27.27%) Puppet
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Terraform
6 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Ansible
8 4 (18.18%) Maven
8 4 (18.18%) Korn
8 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) Problem Management

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 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.55%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
5 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) RavenDB
5 1 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) Ant
3 3 (13.64%) ProC
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (9.09%) Toad
4 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.55%) GitLab
5 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Korn
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Master's Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
1 6 (27.27%) Terraform
2 4 (18.18%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (4.55%) Salt
4 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.55%) RedGate
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Siebel
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas