Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 72 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 -18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unix 197 280 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.88% 3.65% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 18.32% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 160 223 335
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +2.50%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1444 1528 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.09% 19.90% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1310 1815
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in West Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Unix in West Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in West Yorkshire

Unix
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leeds -19 150 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Bradford 0 23 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Huddersfield +4 6 £36,250 +36.79%
Halifax +29 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Wakefield -4 4 £33,000 -37.14%
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Batley - 1 £57,500 -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 139 (70.56%) Linux
2 73 (37.06%) SQL
3 64 (32.49%) Windows
4 63 (31.98%) Oracle
5 53 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (25.89%) Puppet
7 50 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (23.86%) DevOps
9 44 (22.34%) Shell Script
10 42 (21.32%) Microsoft
10 42 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
11 38 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (19.29%) Python
11 38 (19.29%) Ruby
12 37 (18.78%) VMware
12 37 (18.78%) Red Hat
12 37 (18.78%) Bash Shell
13 35 (17.77%) SAN
13 35 (17.77%) Configuration Management
14 29 (14.72%) Cobbler
14 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (14.21%) vSphere
15 28 (14.21%) Tivoli
16 27 (13.71%) SQL Server
16 27 (13.71%) ITIL
16 27 (13.71%) Scrum
17 26 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
17 26 (13.20%) RUP
17 26 (13.20%) DSDM
18 25 (12.69%) Cisco

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 21 (10.66%) CloudStack
1 21 (10.66%) OpenStack
2 17 (8.63%) IIS
3 14 (7.11%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.06%) Apache
5 8 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.05%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.03%) JBoss
9 3 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.05%) GitHub
4 5 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.54%) Office 365
5 4 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.51%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.77%) SAN
2 18 (9.14%) Firewall
3 17 (8.63%) DNS
4 12 (6.09%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.09%) VPN
5 11 (5.58%) LAN
5 11 (5.58%) WAN
6 8 (4.06%) NAS
7 6 (3.05%) iSCSI
7 6 (3.05%) Network Security
8 5 (2.54%) DHCP
8 5 (2.54%) Internet
8 5 (2.54%) VoIP
9 4 (2.03%) VLAN
9 4 (2.03%) Wireless
10 3 (1.52%) ISDN
10 3 (1.52%) SMS
10 3 (1.52%) Wireless Security
11 2 (1.02%) HTTP
11 2 (1.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.60%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.55%) MySQL
5 4 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.03%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.05%) Subversion
5 2 (1.02%) Burp Suite
5 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.51%) Gradle
6 1 (0.51%) JIRA
6 1 (0.51%) JMeter
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.51%) WatiN
6 1 (0.51%) WATIR
General
1 21 (10.66%) Finance
2 6 (3.05%) Legal
3 5 (2.54%) Advertising
4 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.02%) Law
5 2 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (18.78%) Administrator
2 35 (17.77%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (15.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (15.74%) Platform Engineer
4 28 (14.21%) Linux Administrator
4 28 (14.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (10.66%) Developer
6 13 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.09%) Architect
7 12 (6.09%) Trainer
8 11 (5.58%) IT Engineer
9 10 (5.08%) Analyst
10 8 (4.06%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.06%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (3.55%) .NET Trainer
11 7 (3.55%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.55%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.12%) HTML
2 15 (7.61%) .NET
3 9 (4.57%) XML
4 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.06%) J2EE
5 7 (3.55%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.55%) CSS
5 7 (3.55%) Spring
6 6 (3.05%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.05%) Java EE
6 6 (3.05%) JSP
6 6 (3.05%) Struts
7 5 (2.54%) Web Services
8 4 (2.03%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.02%) COM
9 2 (1.02%) LAMP
9 2 (1.02%) REST
9 2 (1.02%) Symfony
10 1 (0.51%) JDBC
10 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.18%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.09%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (4.57%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.55%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.05%) Clustering
6 6 (3.05%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.52%) PKI
10 2 (1.02%) CMDB
10 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 139 (70.56%) Linux
2 64 (32.49%) Windows
3 38 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (10.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (10.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.63%) Windows Server
6 10 (5.08%) HPUX
7 9 (4.57%) AIX
8 8 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.55%) Solaris
10 5 (2.54%) Android
10 5 (2.54%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.03%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.03%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.02%) CentOS
12 2 (1.02%) Debian
12 2 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.51%) Fedora
13 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (23.86%) DevOps
4 35 (17.77%) Configuration Management
5 27 (13.71%) ITIL
5 27 (13.71%) Scrum
6 26 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (13.20%) DSDM
6 26 (13.20%) RUP
7 18 (9.14%) High Availability
7 18 (9.14%) Service Management
8 16 (8.12%) Business Continuity
9 15 (7.61%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.61%) Information Security
10 14 (7.11%) Load Balancing
11 13 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (6.60%) Presales
12 10 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (5.08%) Proactive Monitoring
12 10 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.06%) SQL
2 44 (22.34%) Shell Script
3 38 (19.29%) Python
3 38 (19.29%) Ruby
4 37 (18.78%) Bash Shell
5 22 (11.17%) Java
6 17 (8.63%) C#
7 16 (8.12%) Perl
8 14 (7.11%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.09%) VBA
10 8 (4.06%) C++
11 6 (3.05%) Assembly Language
12 5 (2.54%) PHP
13 4 (2.03%) Tcl
14 3 (1.52%) C
14 3 (1.52%) Korn
14 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.02%) VB
15 2 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.58%) Degree
2 8 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.55%) CCNA
3 7 (3.55%) CISSP
4 6 (3.05%) CISA
5 5 (2.54%) CCDA
5 5 (2.54%) CISM
5 5 (2.54%) HND
5 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.54%) MCSE
5 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.03%) CREST Certified
6 4 (2.03%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.52%) MCP
7 3 (1.52%) RHCE
8 2 (1.02%) OCP
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.02%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.11%) SLA
2 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.52%) GDPR
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.02%) DICOM
4 2 (1.02%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (14.21%) vSphere
3 24 (12.18%) Active Directory
4 19 (9.64%) Xen
4 19 (9.64%) XenServer
5 14 (7.11%) Docker
6 13 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (4.06%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.06%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (4.06%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (2.54%) XenApp
9 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 51 (25.89%) Puppet
2 42 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (14.72%) Cobbler
4 28 (14.21%) Tivoli
5 17 (8.63%) Ansible
6 16 (8.12%) Terraform
7 9 (4.57%) Packer
8 5 (2.54%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (1.52%) Nagios
10 3 (1.52%) SCOM
10 3 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.02%) Data Guard
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.51%) Opsview
12 1 (0.51%) SCCM
12 1 (0.51%) SmoothWall
12 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (31.98%) Oracle
2 42 (21.32%) Microsoft
3 37 (18.78%) Red Hat
3 37 (18.78%) VMware
4 25 (12.69%) Cisco
5 24 (12.18%) EnterpriseDB
6 18 (9.14%) HP
7 13 (6.60%) Citrix
8 11 (5.58%) CommVault
9 8 (4.06%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (4.06%) NetApp
10 7 (3.55%) 3PAR
10 7 (3.55%) F5
11 6 (3.05%) Dell
11 6 (3.05%) IBM
12 4 (2.03%) Civica
12 4 (2.03%) Google
12 4 (2.03%) New Relic
12 4 (2.03%) Rackspace
12 4 (2.03%) Veeam