Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 68 55
Rank change year-on-year -33 -13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 252 395 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.62% 3.65% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.21% 17.95% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 230 331 459
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,875 £65,000 £57,500
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 1,908 2,201 2,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.83% 20.31% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,680 1,880 2,350
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -24 178 £40,000 -11.11% 26
North Yorkshire -13 40 £65,000 +62.50% 3
South Yorkshire -1 36 £47,500 +46.15% 6
East Yorkshire -5 3 £37,000 +29.82% 4
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 182 (72.22%) Linux
2 94 (37.30%) SQL
3 78 (30.95%) Oracle
4 75 (29.76%) Windows
5 65 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (25.79%) DevOps
6 58 (23.02%) Puppet
7 57 (22.62%) Java
8 49 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 49 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
9 48 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (18.25%) Ruby
11 42 (16.67%) Python
12 38 (15.08%) ITIL
12 38 (15.08%) Shell Script
12 38 (15.08%) Ansible
12 38 (15.08%) Bash Shell
13 37 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
14 34 (13.49%) Configuration Management
15 33 (13.10%) Finance
15 33 (13.10%) VMware
16 31 (12.30%) Red Hat
16 31 (12.30%) SAN
17 30 (11.90%) Cobbler
18 28 (11.11%) Tivoli
18 28 (11.11%) Windows Server
19 27 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 27 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (10.32%) Middleware
20 26 (10.32%) Information Security

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 15 (5.95%) CloudStack
1 15 (5.95%) OpenStack
2 14 (5.56%) IIS
3 12 (4.76%) Apache
4 11 (4.37%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.37%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.57%) CMS
5 9 (3.57%) nginx
6 8 (3.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.78%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.38%) JBoss
9 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.19%) Jetty
12 1 (0.40%) Confluence
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.57%) CiviCRM
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.97%) IaaS
3 10 (3.97%) PaaS
3 10 (3.97%) SaaS
4 8 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.38%) Office 365
7 5 (1.98%) GitHub
8 4 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.40%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.30%) SAN
2 20 (7.94%) Firewall
3 14 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.16%) Network Security
5 11 (4.37%) DNS
5 11 (4.37%) LAN
6 9 (3.57%) WAN
7 8 (3.17%) NAS
8 7 (2.78%) Internet
9 6 (2.38%) SMS
10 4 (1.59%) DHCP
10 4 (1.59%) DWDM
10 4 (1.59%) HTTP
10 4 (1.59%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.59%) ISDN
10 4 (1.59%) VoIP
11 3 (1.19%) RFID
11 3 (1.19%) WLAN
12 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.52%) MySQL
1 24 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 22 (8.73%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.98%) Big Data
5 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.79%) GIS
8 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 6 (2.38%) Subversion
5 5 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.19%) JIRA
7 2 (0.79%) Gradle
7 2 (0.79%) JUnit
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.40%) CasperJS
8 1 (0.40%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.40%) JBehave
8 1 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.40%) Selenium
8 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.40%) TestNG
General
1 33 (13.10%) Finance
2 14 (5.56%) Advertising
3 7 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.19%) Banking
4 3 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Automotive
5 1 (0.40%) Games
5 1 (0.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.40%) Publishing
5 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (19.05%) Developer
2 40 (15.87%) Administrator
3 37 (14.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 31 (12.30%) Platform Engineer
6 30 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
6 30 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (7.54%) Architect
8 16 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.16%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.16%) Trainer
10 12 (4.76%) Consultant
10 12 (4.76%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.37%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (3.97%) Enterprise Architect
12 10 (3.97%) IT Engineer
13 9 (3.57%) DBA
13 9 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
13 9 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.32%) Middleware
2 19 (7.54%) HTML
3 16 (6.35%) .NET
3 16 (6.35%) CSS
4 12 (4.76%) Java EE
4 12 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (4.76%) Spring
5 9 (3.57%) jQuery
5 9 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
6 8 (3.17%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.17%) LAMP
6 8 (3.17%) Node.js
6 8 (3.17%) React
6 8 (3.17%) Symfony
6 8 (3.17%) XML
7 7 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.78%) Backbone.js
7 7 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 7 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (5.16%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.97%) Mainframe
4 10 (3.97%) User Experience
5 9 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.38%) Clustering
7 6 (2.38%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.59%) Fintech
8 4 (1.59%) Video on Demand
8 4 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
9 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.19%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 182 (72.22%) Linux
2 75 (29.76%) Windows
3 28 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 27 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (8.33%) Solaris
6 17 (6.75%) AIX
7 12 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.97%) HPUX
9 8 (3.17%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.78%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.38%) Android
12 5 (1.98%) Debian
13 4 (1.59%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.40%) Fedora
15 1 (0.40%) SUSE
15 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
1 65 (25.79%) DevOps
2 48 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (15.08%) ITIL
4 34 (13.49%) Configuration Management
5 26 (10.32%) Information Security
6 25 (9.92%) Scrum
7 24 (9.52%) DSDM
7 24 (9.52%) RUP
7 24 (9.52%) Service Management
8 23 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (7.94%) High Availability
10 19 (7.54%) Migration
10 19 (7.54%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (4.76%) Business Continuity
11 12 (4.76%) Open Source
11 12 (4.76%) Presales
11 12 (4.76%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.37%) IT Strategy
13 10 (3.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 94 (37.30%) SQL
2 57 (22.62%) Java
3 46 (18.25%) Ruby
4 42 (16.67%) Python
5 38 (15.08%) Bash Shell
5 38 (15.08%) Shell Script
6 19 (7.54%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.14%) C#
7 18 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.16%) PHP
9 12 (4.76%) Perl
10 10 (3.97%) VBA
11 8 (3.17%) C++
11 8 (3.17%) Tcl
12 6 (2.38%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.38%) COBOL
13 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.59%) Groovy
15 3 (1.19%) Korn
15 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.37%) Degree
2 10 (3.97%) CISA
2 10 (3.97%) CISSP
3 9 (3.57%) CISM
4 8 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.38%) CCNA
5 6 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.98%) GIAC
6 5 (1.98%) GSEC
7 4 (1.59%) CCDA
7 4 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.59%) HND
8 3 (1.19%) OCP
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.79%) CCIE
9 2 (0.79%) CCNP
9 2 (0.79%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.79%) MCSA
9 2 (0.79%) MCSE
9 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.56%) SLA
2 7 (2.78%) QA
3 6 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.19%) GDPR
5 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.79%) PMO
5 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.54%) vSphere
3 14 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (5.56%) XenServer
4 10 (3.97%) Xen
5 9 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (3.17%) Docker
6 8 (3.17%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.78%) XenApp
8 6 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.98%) Firmware
10 4 (1.59%) KVM
10 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 58 (23.02%) Puppet
2 49 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (15.08%) Ansible
4 30 (11.90%) Cobbler
5 28 (11.11%) Tivoli
6 19 (7.54%) Terraform
7 10 (3.97%) Data Guard
8 8 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.78%) Packer
10 6 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (1.59%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (1.59%) Nagios
11 4 (1.59%) SCCM
11 4 (1.59%) SCOM
11 4 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 78 (30.95%) Oracle
2 49 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 33 (13.10%) VMware
4 31 (12.30%) Red Hat
5 23 (9.13%) Cisco
6 21 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB
7 16 (6.35%) HP
8 9 (3.57%) IBM
8 9 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.17%) CommVault
10 7 (2.78%) NetApp
10 7 (2.78%) Zend
11 6 (2.38%) Citrix
11 6 (2.38%) Google
11 6 (2.38%) Micro Focus
12 5 (1.98%) Dell
13 4 (1.59%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.59%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (1.59%) Huawei
13 4 (1.59%) New Relic