Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 98 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 -26 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 122 178 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.54% 2.65% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.35% 13.93% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 154 212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +0.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,225 £30,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,875 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 988 1,278 1,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.54% 19.04% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1,147 1,226
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,688 £60,000 £56,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +13 100 £55,000 +11.11% 21
Bradford +12 7 £40,200 +9.39% 1
Halifax +2 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wakefield -9 4 £38,132 +24.00% 1
Huddersfield -10 3 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Pudsey +4 1 - -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 75 (61.48%) Linux
2 62 (50.82%) Oracle
2 62 (50.82%) DevOps
3 60 (49.18%) Python
4 59 (48.36%) SQL
5 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (35.25%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (32.79%) Puppet
8 37 (30.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 34 (27.87%) Bash Shell
10 32 (26.23%) Java
11 31 (25.41%) Configuration Management
11 31 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
12 30 (24.59%) Finance
12 30 (24.59%) VMware
13 29 (23.77%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (22.13%) Shell Script
15 26 (21.31%) Ruby
16 25 (20.49%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (19.67%) Ansible
18 23 (18.85%) Mentoring
18 23 (18.85%) Coaching
18 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
19 22 (18.03%) ITIL
19 22 (18.03%) Cobbler
20 21 (17.21%) Deployment Automation
20 21 (17.21%) Windows
20 21 (17.21%) Scrum
21 19 (15.57%) ETL
22 18 (14.75%) 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 15 (12.30%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.56%) IIS
2 8 (6.56%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.74%) CloudStack
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.10%) Apache
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (4.10%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.46%) JBoss
7 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.82%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.82%) nginx
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.82%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (35.25%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (30.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.30%) GitHub
4 12 (9.84%) PaaS
5 8 (6.56%) IaaS
6 6 (4.92%) SaaS
7 5 (4.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (3.28%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (1.64%) Akamai
9 2 (1.64%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (1.64%) Office 365
9 2 (1.64%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.82%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) DNS
2 8 (6.56%) LAN
3 7 (5.74%) DHCP
4 5 (4.10%) Firewall
4 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.10%) SMTP
5 4 (3.28%) SSL
5 4 (3.28%) WAN
6 2 (1.64%) ATM
6 2 (1.64%) BGP
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.64%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.64%) HTTP
6 2 (1.64%) Internet
6 2 (1.64%) OSPF
6 2 (1.64%) SAN
6 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.82%) Network Security
7 1 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) Apache Hive
2 15 (12.30%) Big Data
2 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.30%) Spark SQL
3 13 (10.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (10.66%) Hadoop
3 13 (10.66%) HBase
3 13 (10.66%) MongoDB
3 13 (10.66%) Sqoop
4 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.10%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.28%) Adabas
6 4 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.28%) MySQL
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.46%) DB2
8 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (13.93%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.48%) TeamCity
3 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.10%) CircleCI
5 5 (4.10%) Codeship
6 4 (3.28%) JIRA
6 4 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.28%) Subversion
6 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.64%) Appium
7 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.64%) Selenium
8 1 (0.82%) Grunt
8 1 (0.82%) JBehave
8 1 (0.82%) webpack
General
1 30 (24.59%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.92%) Marketing
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (32.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (28.69%) Linux Engineer
3 34 (27.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 32 (26.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 27 (22.13%) AWS Engineer
6 23 (18.85%) AWS DevOps
6 23 (18.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 22 (18.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 22 (18.03%) Platform Engineer
8 18 (14.75%) Developer
9 13 (10.66%) Big Data Engineer
9 13 (10.66%) Data Engineer
10 11 (9.02%) Python Engineer
11 10 (8.20%) Unix Engineer
12 7 (5.74%) Analyst
13 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
14 5 (4.10%) Administrator
14 5 (4.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 5 (4.10%) Senior Data Engineer
15 4 (3.28%) ERP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) Spark Streaming
2 12 (9.84%) .NET
3 8 (6.56%) Kafka
4 6 (4.92%) J2EE
4 6 (4.92%) LDAP
4 6 (4.92%) Web Services
5 5 (4.10%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.10%) XML
6 4 (3.28%) CSS
6 4 (3.28%) JSON
6 4 (3.28%) OAuth
6 4 (3.28%) OAuth2
6 4 (3.28%) RAML
6 4 (3.28%) RESTful
6 4 (3.28%) SOAP
6 4 (3.28%) WCF
6 4 (3.28%) WinForms
7 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.64%) HTML
7 2 (1.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.28%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Robotics
6 2 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.82%) Replication
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (61.48%) Linux
2 21 (17.21%) Windows
3 9 (7.38%) Solaris
4 8 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.28%) Android
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.64%) HPUX
7 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) DevOps
2 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.41%) Configuration Management
4 29 (23.77%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (20.49%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (18.85%) Coaching
6 23 (18.85%) Mentoring
7 22 (18.03%) ITIL
8 21 (17.21%) Deployment Automation
8 21 (17.21%) Scrum
9 19 (15.57%) ETL
10 18 (14.75%) DSDM
11 16 (13.11%) Data Analysis
11 16 (13.11%) RUP
12 15 (12.30%) Analytics
12 15 (12.30%) Open Source
13 13 (10.66%) Data Engineering
13 13 (10.66%) Data Reconciliation
13 13 (10.66%) Data Transformation
13 13 (10.66%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 60 (49.18%) Python
2 59 (48.36%) SQL
3 34 (27.87%) Bash Shell
4 32 (26.23%) Java
5 27 (22.13%) Shell Script
6 26 (21.31%) Ruby
7 16 (13.11%) Perl
8 15 (12.30%) Scala
9 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
10 10 (8.20%) PHP
11 8 (6.56%) PL/SQL
12 6 (4.92%) C#
13 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.28%) VBA
14 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.82%) Lua
15 1 (0.82%) Natural
15 1 (0.82%) RPG
15 1 (0.82%) RPG IV
15 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) Degree
3 6 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.10%) OCP
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (4.10%) RHCE
5 4 (3.28%) CISSP
5 4 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.64%) CCNA
6 2 (1.64%) CEH
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.64%) ECSA
6 2 (1.64%) GCIA
6 2 (1.64%) GCIH
6 2 (1.64%) GIAC
6 2 (1.64%) GSEC
7 1 (0.82%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) GDPR
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Apache Flume
1 13 (10.66%) Docker
1 13 (10.66%) HDFS
2 11 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.02%) vSphere
3 5 (4.10%) Postfix
4 4 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.64%) Xen
5 2 (1.64%) XenServer
6 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 40 (32.79%) Puppet
2 31 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (19.67%) Ansible
4 22 (18.03%) Cobbler
5 16 (13.11%) Tivoli
6 15 (12.30%) Oozie
7 9 (7.38%) Cacti
7 9 (7.38%) Kubernetes
7 9 (7.38%) Munin
7 9 (7.38%) ZABBIX
8 7 (5.74%) Terraform
9 5 (4.10%) CFEngine
10 2 (1.64%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (1.64%) Salt
11 1 (0.82%) Grafana
11 1 (0.82%) Kibana
11 1 (0.82%) logstash
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.82%) Packer
11 1 (0.82%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 62 (50.82%) Oracle
2 30 (24.59%) VMware
3 16 (13.11%) EnterpriseDB
4 15 (12.30%) Hortonworks
4 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
5 13 (10.66%) Cloudera
6 10 (8.20%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.56%) Cisco
8 7 (5.74%) Atlassian
9 6 (4.92%) BMC
9 6 (4.92%) Remedy
10 5 (4.10%) Google
10 5 (4.10%) IBM
10 5 (4.10%) Infoblox
11 4 (3.28%) MuleSoft
11 4 (3.28%) SaltStack
11 4 (3.28%) Sybase
11 4 (3.28%) webMethods
12 3 (2.46%) Avaya
12 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint