Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 62 54
Rank change year-on-year -37 -8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unix 180 317 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.76% 4.11% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.48% 19.80% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 243 333
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,450 £30,000 £27,063
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.63%

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 1442 1601 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.10% 20.75% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1352 1852
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 £22,775
90th Percentile £58,750 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -39 143 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Bradford -15 19 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Halifax +31 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Wakefield +2 4 £33,000 -28.65% 1
Wetherby +17 2 £30,500 -3.17%
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Batley - 1 £57,500 -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 134 (74.44%) Linux
2 61 (33.89%) Windows
3 60 (33.33%) SQL
4 57 (31.67%) Oracle
5 49 (27.22%) Puppet
6 48 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (25.56%) Microsoft
9 45 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 44 (24.44%) VMware
11 42 (23.33%) DevOps
12 38 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
12 38 (21.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 38 (21.11%) Bash Shell
13 37 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (20.00%) Red Hat
15 33 (18.33%) SAN
16 32 (17.78%) Python
16 32 (17.78%) Ruby
17 31 (17.22%) Configuration Management
17 31 (17.22%) vSphere
18 30 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 29 (16.11%) Active Directory
20 28 (15.56%) High Availability
21 27 (15.00%) Cobbler
21 27 (15.00%) E-Commerce
21 27 (15.00%) Scrum
22 26 (14.44%) DSDM
22 26 (14.44%) ITIL
22 26 (14.44%) 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 25 (13.89%) CloudStack
1 25 (13.89%) OpenStack
2 20 (11.11%) IIS
3 16 (8.89%) MS Exchange
4 12 (6.67%) Apache
5 10 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.33%) JBoss
7 6 (3.33%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.78%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.67%) Office 365
4 2 (1.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 33 (18.33%) SAN
2 23 (12.78%) DNS
3 21 (11.67%) Firewall
4 16 (8.89%) VPN
5 13 (7.22%) TCP/IP
6 10 (5.56%) LAN
7 9 (5.00%) NAS
7 9 (5.00%) WAN
8 8 (4.44%) DHCP
9 7 (3.89%) Network Security
10 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.33%) VoIP
11 5 (2.78%) Internet
12 4 (2.22%) VLAN
12 4 (2.22%) Wireless
13 3 (1.67%) ISDN
13 3 (1.67%) MPLS
13 3 (1.67%) SSL
13 3 (1.67%) Wireless Security
14 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.78%) MySQL
4 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.33%) Subversion
4 2 (1.11%) Burp Suite
4 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.56%) Gradle
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) JMeter
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
5 1 (0.56%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.56%) WatiN
5 1 (0.56%) WATIR
General
1 12 (6.67%) Finance
2 6 (3.33%) Legal
3 4 (2.22%) Advertising
3 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.67%) Law
5 2 (1.11%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (17.22%) Administrator
2 30 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 28 (15.56%) Platform Engineer
4 27 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 27 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (10.56%) Developer
7 16 (8.89%) Analyst
8 15 (8.33%) Architect
9 13 (7.22%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (6.11%) Cloud Architect
10 11 (6.11%) IT Engineer
11 10 (5.56%) Applications Support
11 10 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (5.00%) Web Architect
12 9 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.44%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.11%) .NET
2 16 (8.89%) HTML
3 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.56%) Web Services
5 9 (5.00%) XML
6 8 (4.44%) J2EE
7 7 (3.89%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.89%) CSS
7 7 (3.89%) Spring
8 6 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.33%) Java EE
8 6 (3.33%) JSP
8 6 (3.33%) Struts
9 2 (1.11%) COM
9 2 (1.11%) REST
9 2 (1.11%) Symfony
10 1 (0.56%) JDBC
10 1 (0.56%) Laravel
10 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.22%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 9 (5.00%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.89%) Clustering
6 6 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.33%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.67%) CMDB
8 3 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.67%) PKI
9 2 (1.11%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 134 (74.44%) Linux
2 61 (33.89%) Windows
3 38 (21.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (9.44%) Windows Server
6 12 (6.67%) HPUX
7 8 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.22%) AIX
8 4 (2.22%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.22%) Solaris
9 3 (1.67%) CentOS
9 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE
11 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.33%) DevOps
4 31 (17.22%) Configuration Management
5 28 (15.56%) High Availability
6 27 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 27 (15.00%) Scrum
7 26 (14.44%) DSDM
7 26 (14.44%) ITIL
8 24 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (13.33%) RUP
9 20 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 18 (10.00%) Service Management
11 17 (9.44%) Business Continuity
12 14 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (7.22%) Information Security
13 13 (7.22%) Web Development
14 12 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (6.11%) Change Control
16 10 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.33%) SQL
2 45 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 38 (21.11%) Bash Shell
4 32 (17.78%) Python
4 32 (17.78%) Ruby
5 20 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 17 (9.44%) C#
7 15 (8.33%) Perl
8 13 (7.22%) Java
9 8 (4.44%) VBA
10 6 (3.33%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.33%) PHP
11 4 (2.22%) C++
12 3 (1.67%) C
12 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.11%) VB
13 2 (1.11%) VBScript
14 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (4.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.89%) CCNA
2 7 (3.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (3.33%) CISSP
3 6 (3.33%) MCSE
3 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.78%) CISA
4 5 (2.78%) HND
5 4 (2.22%) CCDA
5 4 (2.22%) CISM
5 4 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.67%) CREST Certified
6 3 (1.67%) MCP
6 3 (1.67%) MCSA
6 3 (1.67%) RHCE
7 2 (1.11%) CCNP
7 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) SLA
2 6 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.33%) QA
3 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.67%) GDPR
4 2 (1.11%) DICOM
4 2 (1.11%) HL7
4 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (17.22%) vSphere
3 29 (16.11%) Active Directory
4 25 (13.89%) Xen
4 25 (13.89%) XenServer
5 18 (10.00%) Docker
6 15 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (5.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.44%) XenApp
9 5 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.67%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (27.22%) Puppet
2 38 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (15.00%) Cobbler
4 26 (14.44%) Tivoli
5 11 (6.11%) Ansible
6 8 (4.44%) Packer
6 8 (4.44%) Terraform
7 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.67%) Opsview
8 3 (1.67%) SCCM
8 3 (1.67%) SCOM
8 3 (1.67%) WSUS
9 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.56%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (31.67%) Oracle
2 46 (25.56%) Microsoft
3 44 (24.44%) VMware
4 36 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 26 (14.44%) Cisco
5 26 (14.44%) EnterpriseDB
6 21 (11.67%) HP
7 15 (8.33%) Citrix
8 13 (7.22%) CommVault
8 13 (7.22%) F5
9 10 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
9 10 (5.56%) NetApp
10 9 (5.00%) 3PAR
10 9 (5.00%) Brocade
10 9 (5.00%) Rackspace
11 7 (3.89%) Dell
12 6 (3.33%) Veeam
13 5 (2.78%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.78%) Civica
14 3 (1.67%) Google