Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 146 51
Rank change year-on-year -54 -95 +60
Permanent jobs citing Unix 59 19 425
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.92% 0.73% 5.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.75% 3.53% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 104
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,899 £33,250
25th Percentile £35,688 £34,188 £42,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £50,375 £60,000 £63,354
90th Percentile £57,250 " £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £56,798
% change year-on-year -4.00% +10.04% +3.27%

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 1,243 538 1,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.31% 20.60% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 466 1,160
10th Percentile £24,229 £26,250 £23,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Unix in Yorkshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -65 39 £45,000 +25.65% 10
North Yorkshire +8 14 £52,500 -8.70% 1
South Yorkshire -53 6 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) Finance
4 15 (25.42%) VMware
4 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
5 14 (23.73%) Oracle
6 13 (22.03%) ITIL
6 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
6 13 (22.03%) Social Skills
7 12 (20.34%) DevOps
7 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
7 12 (20.34%) Cisco
8 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.64%) MySQL
8 11 (18.64%) IaaS
8 11 (18.64%) AWS
8 11 (18.64%) Terraform
8 11 (18.64%) Ansible
9 10 (16.95%) Analytics
9 10 (16.95%) Python
9 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
9 10 (16.95%) Java
9 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.25%) Migration
10 9 (15.25%) IBM
10 9 (15.25%) Bitbucket
10 9 (15.25%) Cloud Native
11 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
11 8 (13.56%) Data Migration

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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Mailman
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) AWS
1 11 (18.64%) IaaS
2 6 (10.17%) Azure
3 4 (6.78%) GitHub
4 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.39%) PaaS
4 2 (3.39%) SaaS
4 2 (3.39%) Serverless
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Cloudflare
5 1 (1.69%) Cloudflare Workers
5 1 (1.69%) Datadog
5 1 (1.69%) GCP
5 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.69%) Linode
5 1 (1.69%) Logz.io
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) Broadband
3 4 (6.78%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.39%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) SD-WAN
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
5 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.69%) 3G
6 1 (1.69%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) SMS
6 1 (1.69%) SSH
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MySQL
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.78%) Electronic Patient Records
4 4 (6.78%) MariaDB
5 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.69%) Power BI
6 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.25%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.47%) Subversion
5 4 (6.78%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Gradle
8 1 (1.69%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.69%) MSI
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Social Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.78%) Games
4 4 (6.78%) Legal
5 2 (3.39%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) DBA
2 9 (15.25%) Senior DevOps
2 9 (15.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.78%) Healthcare Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) IT Support
6 4 (6.78%) IT Support Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Python Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Middleware
2 6 (10.17%) REST
3 4 (6.78%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (6.78%) SOAP
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) EDI
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) Laravel
6 1 (1.69%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.69%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.69%) NumPy
6 1 (1.69%) OAuth
6 1 (1.69%) OpenID
6 1 (1.69%) RESTful
6 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Cloud Native
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) DataPower
3 4 (6.78%) e-Health
3 4 (6.78%) LIMS
3 4 (6.78%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (6.78%) PACS
3 4 (6.78%) Social Media
4 3 (5.08%) Cyberattack
4 3 (5.08%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.08%) VLE
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) Solaris
5 3 (5.08%) AIX
5 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) DevOps
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) Analytics
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.56%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.47%) Change Management
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.47%) Kanban
8 5 (8.47%) Open Source
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) Service Management
8 5 (8.47%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) Python
3 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.78%) Java 8
4 4 (6.78%) Lua
5 3 (5.08%) C
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) ES6
7 1 (1.69%) Go
7 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) RHCE
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) HL7
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Firmware
4 1 (1.69%) HDFS
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Ansible
1 11 (18.64%) Terraform
2 5 (8.47%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.78%) Grafana
3 4 (6.78%) Prometheus
3 4 (6.78%) Rancher
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) VMware
2 14 (23.73%) Oracle
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco
4 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.25%) IBM
6 4 (6.78%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.78%) Pega
6 4 (6.78%) Percona
6 4 (6.78%) Splunk
7 3 (5.08%) Cognos
7 3 (5.08%) NetApp
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.08%) Talend
8 2 (3.39%) LogicMonitor
8 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.69%) New Relic
9 1 (1.69%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow