Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 60 54
Rank change year-on-year -23 -6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Unix 218 338 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.14% 4.22% 5.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.49% 19.53% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 230 341
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,125 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 1504 1731 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.66% 21.61% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1420 1830
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +6.21%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,233
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -19 178 £47,500 +11.76% 13
Bradford -17 17 £36,000 -10.00%
Wetherby +8 5 £31,500 -
Halifax +7 3 £35,000 -
Pudsey - 2 £42,500 -
Batley - 1 £57,500 -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 156 (71.56%) Linux
2 87 (39.91%) SQL
3 81 (37.16%) Windows
4 78 (35.78%) Oracle
5 69 (31.65%) Puppet
6 66 (30.28%) Microsoft
7 64 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (28.44%) VMware
9 61 (27.98%) Shell Script
9 61 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (26.15%) DevOps
11 51 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 50 (22.94%) Opscode Chef
13 48 (22.02%) Ruby
14 46 (21.10%) Bash Shell
15 44 (20.18%) Red Hat
15 44 (20.18%) Python
16 43 (19.72%) vSphere
17 42 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
18 41 (18.81%) Configuration Management
19 40 (18.35%) E-Commerce
20 39 (17.89%) Scrum
20 39 (17.89%) High Availability
21 38 (17.43%) OpenStack
21 38 (17.43%) CloudStack
21 38 (17.43%) EnterpriseDB
21 38 (17.43%) XenServer
21 38 (17.43%) Xen
21 38 (17.43%) DSDM

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 38 (17.43%) CloudStack
1 38 (17.43%) OpenStack
2 27 (12.39%) IIS
3 24 (11.01%) Apache
4 23 (10.55%) MS Exchange
5 16 (7.34%) SharePoint
6 15 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (5.50%) WebLogic
10 11 (5.05%) JBoss
10 11 (5.05%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.83%) Skype for Business
12 3 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (14.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) GitHub
3 2 (0.92%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.51%) Firewall
2 35 (16.06%) DNS
3 34 (15.60%) SAN
4 21 (9.63%) VPN
5 16 (7.34%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.59%) DHCP
6 10 (4.59%) Wireless
7 9 (4.13%) iSCSI
7 9 (4.13%) Wireless Security
8 8 (3.67%) HTTP
8 8 (3.67%) LAN
8 8 (3.67%) NAS
8 8 (3.67%) Wireshark
9 7 (3.21%) Internet
10 6 (2.75%) VoIP
10 6 (2.75%) WAN
11 5 (2.29%) Network Security
12 3 (1.38%) ISDN
12 3 (1.38%) MPLS
12 3 (1.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.97%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (8.72%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.80%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.83%) MySQL
9 3 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.92%) DB2
10 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.96%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (5.50%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.50%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.67%) Burp Suite
5 5 (2.29%) Selenium
6 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.83%) Gatling
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.46%) JMeter
8 1 (0.46%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.46%) WatiN
8 1 (0.46%) WATIR
General
1 12 (5.50%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Publishing
3 7 (3.21%) Law
4 5 (2.29%) Legal
5 3 (1.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (21.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (14.22%) Platform Engineer
3 29 (13.30%) Analyst
4 26 (11.93%) Administrator
5 25 (11.47%) Linux Administrator
5 25 (11.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 25 (11.47%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (10.09%) Architect
7 21 (9.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (8.72%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (8.26%) Web Architect
10 17 (7.80%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (7.80%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (7.34%) Applications Support
12 13 (5.96%) E-Commerce Architect
12 13 (5.96%) Infrastructure Architect
12 13 (5.96%) Support Analyst
12 13 (5.96%) Technical Engineer
12 13 (5.96%) Unix Architect
12 13 (5.96%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.68%) .NET
2 18 (8.26%) Web Services
3 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.75%) XML
5 4 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (0.92%) COM
6 2 (0.92%) J2EE
6 2 (0.92%) Symfony
7 1 (0.46%) CSS
7 1 (0.46%) JSP
7 1 (0.46%) Laravel
7 1 (0.46%) Middleware
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.30%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.34%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.05%) Private Cloud
5 10 (4.59%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.67%) Clustering
7 7 (3.21%) CMDB
8 3 (1.38%) PKI
9 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Fintech
10 1 (0.46%) iSeries
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 156 (71.56%) Linux
2 81 (37.16%) Windows
3 51 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (15.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (13.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (9.17%) Windows Server
7 13 (5.96%) HPUX
8 9 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.21%) CentOS
10 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.38%) Solaris
12 2 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (26.15%) DevOps
4 41 (18.81%) Configuration Management
5 40 (18.35%) E-Commerce
6 39 (17.89%) High Availability
6 39 (17.89%) Scrum
7 38 (17.43%) DSDM
8 34 (15.60%) ITIL
9 30 (13.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (12.84%) RUP
11 23 (10.55%) Load Balancing
12 20 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (8.26%) Information Security
14 17 (7.80%) Business Continuity
14 17 (7.80%) Change Control
15 16 (7.34%) Service Management
16 15 (6.88%) Performance Monitoring
16 15 (6.88%) Web Development
17 13 (5.96%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 87 (39.91%) SQL
2 61 (27.98%) Shell Script
3 48 (22.02%) Ruby
4 46 (21.10%) Bash Shell
5 44 (20.18%) Python
6 22 (10.09%) PowerShell
7 21 (9.63%) Perl
8 18 (8.26%) C#
9 16 (7.34%) Java
10 12 (5.50%) PHP
11 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.59%) C++
13 9 (4.13%) C
14 6 (2.75%) VBA
15 5 (2.29%) JavaScript
16 4 (1.83%) VB
16 4 (1.83%) VBScript
17 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (4.59%) MCSE
2 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.13%) CISA
3 9 (4.13%) CISSP
3 9 (4.13%) CREST Certified
4 8 (3.67%) OSCP
5 7 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.21%) MCSA
6 6 (2.75%) CCNA
6 6 (2.75%) CHECK Team Leader
7 5 (2.29%) CEH
7 5 (2.29%) CHECK Team Member
7 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.83%) CISM
8 4 (1.83%) Degree
8 4 (1.83%) HND
8 4 (1.83%) ISEB
8 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.42%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.83%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) DICOM
3 2 (0.92%) HL7
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (19.72%) vSphere
3 38 (17.43%) Xen
3 38 (17.43%) XenServer
4 34 (15.60%) Active Directory
5 28 (12.84%) Docker
6 14 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (5.96%) XenApp
8 8 (3.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.38%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 69 (31.65%) Puppet
2 50 (22.94%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (13.30%) Cobbler
4 28 (12.84%) Tivoli
5 19 (8.72%) Ansible
6 10 (4.59%) ServiceCenter
7 9 (4.13%) Terraform
8 8 (3.67%) Packer
9 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.29%) Opsview
11 4 (1.83%) SCOM
12 3 (1.38%) SCCM
12 3 (1.38%) WSUS
13 2 (0.92%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 2 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.46%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 78 (35.78%) Oracle
2 66 (30.28%) Microsoft
3 62 (28.44%) VMware
4 44 (20.18%) Red Hat
5 38 (17.43%) EnterpriseDB
6 27 (12.39%) Cisco
7 26 (11.93%) HP
8 23 (10.55%) Citrix
9 21 (9.63%) F5
10 18 (8.26%) Rackspace
11 17 (7.80%) Brocade
12 15 (6.88%) CommVault
13 14 (6.42%) Dell Compellent
13 14 (6.42%) NetApp
14 11 (5.05%) 3PAR
15 10 (4.59%) Dell
16 8 (3.67%) Civica
17 7 (3.21%) CheckPoint
18 6 (2.75%) Veeam
19 5 (2.29%) Kaspersky