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 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 58 49
Rank change year-on-year -15 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 121 184 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.51% 4.65% 5.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 19.85% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 74 112 176
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £68,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 706 927 1139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.49% 23.40% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 588 729 942
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 May 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 3 months to 29 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 99 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Bradford -13 12 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Wetherby -2 3 £31,500 -
Pudsey - 2 £42,500 -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 175 (70.85%) Linux
2 117 (47.37%) Windows
3 111 (44.94%) SQL
4 98 (39.68%) Oracle
5 90 (36.44%) Microsoft
5 90 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (33.60%) DevOps
7 76 (30.77%) Puppet
8 69 (27.94%) Shell Script
9 68 (27.53%) VMware
10 66 (26.72%) Ruby
11 65 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
12 64 (25.91%) Python
13 63 (25.51%) DSDM
14 60 (24.29%) Scrum
14 60 (24.29%) vSphere
15 59 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 59 (23.89%) Opscode Chef
16 57 (23.08%) SQL Server
17 56 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
18 55 (22.27%) XenServer
18 55 (22.27%) Xen
18 55 (22.27%) OpenStack
18 55 (22.27%) CloudStack
18 55 (22.27%) Red Hat
19 54 (21.86%) Bash Shell
20 52 (21.05%) EnterpriseDB
21 50 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
21 50 (20.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 50 (20.24%) ITIL

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 55 (22.27%) CloudStack
1 55 (22.27%) OpenStack
2 38 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 28 (11.34%) Apache
4 27 (10.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (10.93%) IIS
5 25 (10.12%) SharePoint
5 25 (10.12%) WebLogic
6 24 (9.72%) WebSphere
7 23 (9.31%) JBoss
8 22 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (6.07%) Skype for Business
11 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.62%) Apache Spark
13 3 (1.21%) Confluence
14 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 56 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.45%) SaaS
4 4 (1.62%) Office 365
5 3 (1.21%) GitHub
5 3 (1.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.43%) Firewall
2 47 (19.03%) SAN
3 36 (14.57%) DNS
4 27 (10.93%) VPN
5 21 (8.50%) TCP/IP
6 18 (7.29%) NAS
7 14 (5.67%) iSCSI
8 12 (4.86%) VoIP
9 11 (4.45%) DHCP
9 11 (4.45%) ISDN
10 10 (4.05%) Wireless
11 9 (3.64%) Wireless Security
12 8 (3.24%) HTTP
13 6 (2.43%) Wireshark
14 5 (2.02%) Internet
15 4 (1.62%) LAN
15 4 (1.62%) Network Security
15 4 (1.62%) VLAN
16 2 (0.81%) WAN
17 1 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (6.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.67%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.24%) MySQL
6 8 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.43%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.62%) Big Data
8 4 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.62%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (12.55%) Git (software)
1 31 (12.55%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.93%) TeamCity
3 13 (5.26%) JIRA
4 10 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (3.24%) Subversion
6 7 (2.83%) Selenium
7 6 (2.43%) Burp Suite
8 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.62%) Gatling
9 4 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.40%) Firebug
10 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.40%) JMeter
10 1 (0.40%) JUnit
10 1 (0.40%) Maven
10 1 (0.40%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.40%) WATIR
10 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (8.10%) Finance
2 9 (3.64%) Publishing
3 5 (2.02%) Law
4 3 (1.21%) Local Government
4 3 (1.21%) Retail
5 2 (0.81%) Advertising
5 2 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (29.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (13.77%) Analyst
3 28 (11.34%) Platform Engineer
4 21 (8.50%) Architect
5 20 (8.10%) Technical Engineer
6 19 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
7 18 (7.29%) Applications Support
7 18 (7.29%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (6.48%) Administrator
9 15 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.07%) Support Analyst
9 15 (6.07%) Web Architect
10 14 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (5.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 14 (5.67%) Unix Support
11 13 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.36%) .NET
2 26 (10.53%) XML
3 19 (7.69%) HTML
4 18 (7.29%) Web Services
5 13 (5.26%) Spring
6 12 (4.86%) CSS
7 10 (4.05%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.64%) Hibernate
8 9 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (3.64%) XSLT
9 8 (3.24%) JSP
10 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.02%) J2EE
11 4 (1.62%) SOAP
12 3 (1.21%) Apache Axis
12 3 (1.21%) EDI
12 3 (1.21%) Spring MVC
12 3 (1.21%) WSDL
12 3 (1.21%) XHTML
12 3 (1.21%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.29%) Clustering
3 11 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.45%) Private Cloud
4 10 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.64%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.02%) CMDB
8 4 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.62%) NHS
9 3 (1.21%) CESG
9 3 (1.21%) GPGPU
9 3 (1.21%) iSeries
9 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) PKI
10 2 (0.81%) User Experience
11 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 175 (70.85%) Linux
2 117 (47.37%) Windows
3 50 (20.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 36 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.05%) Ubuntu
9 9 (3.64%) Debian
9 9 (3.64%) HPUX
10 8 (3.24%) CentOS
11 4 (1.62%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.40%) AIX
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (33.60%) DevOps
3 65 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (25.51%) DSDM
5 60 (24.29%) Scrum
6 50 (20.24%) ITIL
7 49 (19.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 45 (18.22%) Configuration Management
9 35 (14.17%) RUP
10 34 (13.77%) E-Commerce
10 34 (13.77%) High Availability
11 24 (9.72%) Change Control
11 24 (9.72%) Presales
12 22 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (7.69%) Service Delivery
14 18 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
15 16 (6.48%) Information Security
16 15 (6.07%) Load Balancing
17 12 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (4.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.94%) SQL
2 69 (27.94%) Shell Script
3 66 (26.72%) Ruby
4 64 (25.91%) Python
5 54 (21.86%) Bash Shell
6 37 (14.98%) Java
7 22 (8.91%) JavaScript
8 18 (7.29%) PowerShell
9 16 (6.48%) Perl
10 14 (5.67%) PHP
11 12 (4.86%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.05%) C++
13 9 (3.64%) C
14 7 (2.83%) C#
15 4 (1.62%) VB
15 4 (1.62%) VBScript
16 1 (0.40%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.40%) Erlang
16 1 (0.40%) Groovy
16 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (4.86%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) CISA
2 10 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (3.64%) CREST Certified
3 9 (3.64%) OSCP
4 7 (2.83%) CEH
4 7 (2.83%) CISSP
5 6 (2.43%) MCSE
5 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.43%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.02%) MCSA
6 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.62%) CHECK Team Leader
7 4 (1.62%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (1.62%) ISEB
7 4 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.21%) RHCE
8 3 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.62%) QA
3 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) UCITS
System Software
1 60 (24.29%) vSphere
2 59 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (22.27%) Xen
3 55 (22.27%) XenServer
4 41 (16.60%) Active Directory
5 22 (8.91%) XenApp
6 19 (7.69%) Docker
7 15 (6.07%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.21%) GPFS
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.40%) KVM
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 76 (30.77%) Puppet
2 59 (23.89%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (14.57%) Tivoli
4 35 (14.17%) Cobbler
5 27 (10.93%) Ansible
6 8 (3.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.24%) Opsview
6 8 (3.24%) Terraform
7 6 (2.43%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (1.62%) SCCM
8 4 (1.62%) SCOM
9 3 (1.21%) WSUS
10 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 98 (39.68%) Oracle
2 90 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 68 (27.53%) VMware
4 55 (22.27%) Red Hat
5 52 (21.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 33 (13.36%) Citrix
7 26 (10.53%) Dell Compellent
7 26 (10.53%) NetApp
8 22 (8.91%) CommVault
9 16 (6.48%) HP
10 15 (6.07%) F5
10 15 (6.07%) Rackspace
11 14 (5.67%) Brocade
11 14 (5.67%) Civica
12 13 (5.26%) Cisco
12 13 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
13 9 (3.64%) CheckPoint
14 8 (3.24%) 3PAR
14 8 (3.24%) Kaspersky
14 8 (3.24%) Symantec
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