Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 71 60
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 -32
Permanent jobs citing Unix 292 435 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.07% 3.87% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.63% 17.99% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 225 345 484
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2143 2418 3225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.55% 21.49% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2044 2695
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Yorkshire

Unix
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire -30 180 £41,500 +3.75% 16
North Yorkshire +1 62 £39,500 -1.25% 2
South Yorkshire +13 43 £42,500 +27.82% 3
East Yorkshire -3 5 £30,000 -17.24%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 218 (74.66%) Linux
2 104 (35.62%) SQL
3 81 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (26.71%) Oracle
5 74 (25.34%) Windows
6 68 (23.29%) DevOps
7 64 (21.92%) Java
8 61 (20.89%) Puppet
9 60 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (20.21%) Microsoft
11 55 (18.84%) Shell Script
12 53 (18.15%) Python
13 52 (17.81%) Bash Shell
14 50 (17.12%) VMware
15 49 (16.78%) Ruby
16 48 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
17 46 (15.75%) Data Centre
18 42 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
19 40 (13.70%) ITIL
20 39 (13.36%) Cisco
21 38 (13.01%) Scrum
21 38 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 37 (12.67%) Red Hat
23 36 (12.33%) Configuration Management
23 36 (12.33%) vSphere
24 35 (11.99%) Finance
24 35 (11.99%) Active Directory
24 35 (11.99%) SAN
25 33 (11.30%) HTML

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (10.27%) CloudStack
1 30 (10.27%) OpenStack
2 21 (7.19%) Apache
3 20 (6.85%) IIS
4 17 (5.82%) MS Exchange
5 13 (4.45%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.42%) JBoss
7 9 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.08%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.40%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.71%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) BASE24
1 2 (0.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.37%) Office 365
4 3 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Boomi
6 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.99%) SAN
2 27 (9.25%) Firewall
3 26 (8.90%) DNS
4 18 (6.16%) VPN
5 17 (5.82%) Ethernet
6 16 (5.48%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.79%) DWDM
8 13 (4.45%) Network Security
9 12 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (4.11%) Junos
10 11 (3.77%) LAN
11 10 (3.42%) DHCP
11 10 (3.42%) WAN
12 9 (3.08%) NAS
13 7 (2.40%) HTTP
13 7 (2.40%) Internet
13 7 (2.40%) VoIP
14 6 (2.05%) iSCSI
14 6 (2.05%) VLAN
15 5 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.82%) MySQL
2 17 (5.82%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.74%) Big Data
9 6 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.68%) Base SAS
12 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 27 (9.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.45%) JIRA
2 13 (4.45%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (2.40%) Selenium
4 7 (2.40%) Subversion
5 6 (2.05%) gulp
5 6 (2.05%) webpack
6 5 (1.71%) Travis CI
7 4 (1.37%) Ant
7 4 (1.37%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.37%) Maven
7 4 (1.37%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.37%) Toad
8 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.68%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.68%) JUnit
8 2 (0.68%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (0.68%) SilkTest
8 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (11.99%) Finance
2 21 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.05%) Legal
4 5 (1.71%) Advertising
5 4 (1.37%) Banking
5 4 (1.37%) Games
6 3 (1.03%) Law
6 3 (1.03%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) Automotive
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (23.29%) Developer
2 40 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (11.99%) Administrator
4 34 (11.64%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (11.30%) Platform Engineer
6 31 (10.62%) Linux Administrator
6 31 (10.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 28 (9.59%) Java Developer
8 22 (7.53%) Analyst
9 21 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (6.51%) Architect
11 13 (4.45%) IT Engineer
11 13 (4.45%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.45%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.45%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (4.11%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (3.77%) Support Engineer
14 10 (3.42%) Infrastructure Architect
14 10 (3.42%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.30%) HTML
2 31 (10.62%) .NET
3 21 (7.19%) Spring
4 20 (6.85%) Web Services
5 17 (5.82%) XML
6 14 (4.79%) CSS
6 14 (4.79%) Middleware
7 12 (4.11%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.11%) Java EE
7 12 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (3.77%) SOAP
9 10 (3.42%) Hibernate
9 10 (3.42%) REST
10 9 (3.08%) HTML5
10 9 (3.08%) J2EE
11 7 (2.40%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.40%) Laravel
12 6 (2.05%) Apache Thrift
12 6 (2.05%) JSP
12 6 (2.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.75%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.59%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.42%) Private Cloud
7 9 (3.08%) Fintech
7 9 (3.08%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.40%) Clustering
9 6 (2.05%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.05%) Smartphone
9 6 (2.05%) User Experience
10 5 (1.71%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.71%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.03%) CMDB
12 3 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.03%) PKI
13 2 (0.68%) Device Driver
14 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 218 (74.66%) Linux
2 74 (25.34%) Windows
3 38 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (7.53%) Windows Server
6 21 (7.19%) Solaris
7 13 (4.45%) HPUX
8 8 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.05%) Android
10 5 (1.71%) AIX
11 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.03%) CentOS
12 3 (1.03%) Debian
12 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.34%) Fedora
13 1 (0.34%) SUSE
13 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.29%) DevOps
3 60 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (13.70%) ITIL
5 38 (13.01%) Scrum
6 36 (12.33%) Configuration Management
7 31 (10.62%) DSDM
8 30 (10.27%) High Availability
9 29 (9.93%) RUP
10 28 (9.59%) E-Commerce
11 25 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (8.56%) Service Management
12 22 (7.53%) Information Security
13 21 (7.19%) Load Balancing
14 18 (6.16%) TDD
15 17 (5.82%) Business Continuity
16 16 (5.48%) B2B
16 16 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (5.14%) Web Development
18 13 (4.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 104 (35.62%) SQL
2 64 (21.92%) Java
3 55 (18.84%) Shell Script
4 53 (18.15%) Python
5 52 (17.81%) Bash Shell
6 49 (16.78%) Ruby
7 24 (8.22%) C#
8 23 (7.88%) Perl
9 22 (7.53%) PowerShell
10 20 (6.85%) PHP
11 15 (5.14%) JavaScript
11 15 (5.14%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.77%) COBOL
13 10 (3.42%) VBA
14 9 (3.08%) C++
15 6 (2.05%) Assembly Language
15 6 (2.05%) ES6
15 6 (2.05%) PHP 7
16 4 (1.37%) C
16 4 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (5.48%) Degree
2 15 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.79%) CCNA
4 11 (3.77%) CISSP
5 10 (3.42%) CISA
6 9 (3.08%) CISM
6 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.40%) CCNP
7 7 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (2.40%) MCSE
8 5 (1.71%) AWS Certification
8 5 (1.71%) GIAC
8 5 (1.71%) GSEC
8 5 (1.71%) HND
8 5 (1.71%) JNCIA
8 5 (1.71%) MCSA
8 5 (1.71%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.37%) CCDA
9 4 (1.37%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.79%) SLA
2 8 (2.74%) QA
3 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.03%) GDPR
5 2 (0.68%) COBIT
5 2 (0.68%) DICOM
5 2 (0.68%) HL7
5 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (12.33%) vSphere
3 35 (11.99%) Active Directory
4 30 (10.27%) Xen
4 30 (10.27%) XenServer
5 18 (6.16%) Docker
6 15 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.08%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.08%) XenApp
9 5 (1.71%) Firmware
9 5 (1.71%) KVM
9 5 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.37%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (20.89%) Puppet
2 48 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (10.96%) Cobbler
4 31 (10.62%) Tivoli
5 16 (5.48%) Ansible
6 8 (2.74%) Packer
6 8 (2.74%) Terraform
7 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (2.05%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.03%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.03%) Opsview
8 3 (1.03%) SCCM
8 3 (1.03%) SCOM
8 3 (1.03%) WSUS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.68%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (26.71%) Oracle
2 59 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 50 (17.12%) VMware
4 39 (13.36%) Cisco
5 37 (12.67%) Red Hat
6 31 (10.62%) EnterpriseDB
7 23 (7.88%) HP
8 17 (5.82%) Citrix
9 13 (4.45%) CommVault
9 13 (4.45%) F5
10 11 (3.77%) NetApp
11 10 (3.42%) Dell Compellent
11 10 (3.42%) Micro Focus
12 9 (3.08%) 3PAR
12 9 (3.08%) Brocade
12 9 (3.08%) Rackspace
13 7 (2.40%) Dell
14 6 (2.05%) Veeam
15 5 (1.71%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.71%) Civica