Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 62 56
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 348 487 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.40% 4.20% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.52% 18.65% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 246 356 502
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,625 £27,063
90th Percentile £61,875 £59,375 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%

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 2242 2611 3184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.91% 22.54% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 2146 2649
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,375
% change year-on-year - +1.41% +4.41%

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 23 August 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 23 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
West Yorkshire -23 217 £42,750 +6.88% 8
North Yorkshire -5 71 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Yorkshire +7 50 £51,250 +36.67% 10
East Yorkshire -7 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 251 (72.13%) Linux
2 145 (41.67%) SQL
3 106 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (29.89%) Oracle
5 93 (26.72%) Windows
6 90 (25.86%) DevOps
7 86 (24.71%) Shell Script
8 84 (24.14%) Puppet
9 82 (23.56%) Microsoft
10 80 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (22.70%) Python
12 75 (21.55%) Bash Shell
13 73 (20.98%) Ruby
14 71 (20.40%) Java
15 67 (19.25%) VMware
16 66 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
17 61 (17.53%) Opscode Chef
18 60 (17.24%) Data Centre
19 58 (16.67%) Scrum
20 56 (16.09%) vSphere
21 54 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
21 54 (15.52%) Configuration Management
22 52 (14.94%) ITIL
23 51 (14.66%) XenServer
24 50 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 49 (14.08%) EnterpriseDB
25 49 (14.08%) Xen
25 49 (14.08%) DSDM
25 49 (14.08%) OpenStack
25 49 (14.08%) CloudStack

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 49 (14.08%) CloudStack
1 49 (14.08%) OpenStack
2 31 (8.91%) Apache
3 28 (8.05%) IIS
4 26 (7.47%) MS Exchange
5 21 (6.03%) SharePoint
6 17 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (4.31%) JBoss
9 14 (4.02%) WebSphere
10 13 (3.74%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.86%) SAS
14 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) BASE24
1 2 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 66 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) Office 365
4 3 (0.86%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.07%) DNS
2 39 (11.21%) SAN
3 37 (10.63%) Firewall
4 26 (7.47%) Ethernet
5 23 (6.61%) VPN
6 19 (5.46%) DWDM
6 19 (5.46%) TCP/IP
7 13 (3.74%) DHCP
7 13 (3.74%) HTTP
8 12 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (3.45%) Junos
9 11 (3.16%) LAN
9 11 (3.16%) Wireless
10 10 (2.87%) NAS
11 9 (2.59%) Internet
11 9 (2.59%) iSCSI
11 9 (2.59%) WAN
11 9 (2.59%) Wireless Security
12 8 (2.30%) Wireshark
13 7 (2.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.18%) MongoDB
3 22 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (4.60%) MySQL
7 14 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.01%) Big Data
11 6 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.86%) Base SAS
14 3 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.60%) Selenium
3 14 (4.02%) JIRA
4 13 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.30%) Burp Suite
6 8 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.72%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.72%) gulp
7 6 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.72%) Toad
7 6 (1.72%) webpack
8 5 (1.44%) Ant
8 5 (1.44%) HP UFT
8 5 (1.44%) Maven
8 5 (1.44%) Rational Functional Tester
8 5 (1.44%) SilkTest
8 5 (1.44%) Subversion
8 5 (1.44%) Travis CI
General
1 41 (11.78%) Finance
2 29 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.30%) Publishing
4 7 (2.01%) Law
5 6 (1.72%) Banking
5 6 (1.72%) Games
5 6 (1.72%) Legal
6 5 (1.44%) Retail
7 3 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (18.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (17.24%) Developer
3 46 (13.22%) Analyst
4 43 (12.36%) Platform Engineer
5 28 (8.05%) Administrator
5 28 (8.05%) Linux Administrator
6 26 (7.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 26 (7.47%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (6.61%) Architect
7 23 (6.61%) Java Developer
8 22 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (5.46%) Cloud Architect
9 19 (5.46%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (5.17%) Support Engineer
10 18 (5.17%) Web Architect
11 17 (4.89%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 16 (4.60%) Network Engineer
13 13 (3.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.07%) .NET
2 31 (8.91%) Web Services
3 23 (6.61%) HTML
4 17 (4.89%) XML
5 16 (4.60%) SOAP
6 15 (4.31%) Spring
7 12 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.87%) HTML5
8 10 (2.87%) Middleware
9 9 (2.59%) CSS
9 9 (2.59%) REST
10 8 (2.30%) Laravel
10 8 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (1.72%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.72%) Apache Thrift
11 6 (1.72%) LESS
12 5 (1.44%) JSON
12 5 (1.44%) XBRL
13 4 (1.15%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 35 (10.06%) Linux Command Line
3 30 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.16%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.87%) Fintech
6 10 (2.87%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.30%) Clustering
7 8 (2.30%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.30%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.01%) CMDB
9 6 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.44%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.44%) User Experience
10 5 (1.44%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.86%) PKI
12 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.57%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 251 (72.13%) Linux
2 93 (26.72%) Windows
3 50 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 36 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (6.61%) Windows Server
7 17 (4.89%) Solaris
8 13 (3.74%) HPUX
9 12 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.87%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.30%) Android
11 8 (2.30%) CentOS
12 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.57%) AIX
14 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.86%) DevOps
3 80 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (16.67%) Scrum
5 54 (15.52%) Configuration Management
6 52 (14.94%) ITIL
7 49 (14.08%) DSDM
8 43 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 43 (12.36%) High Availability
9 40 (11.49%) RUP
10 31 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (7.76%) Information Security
12 25 (7.18%) B2B
13 24 (6.90%) Load Balancing
14 21 (6.03%) Service Management
15 19 (5.46%) TDD
16 18 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (5.17%) Test Automation
17 17 (4.89%) Change Control
17 17 (4.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 145 (41.67%) SQL
2 86 (24.71%) Shell Script
3 79 (22.70%) Python
4 75 (21.55%) Bash Shell
5 73 (20.98%) Ruby
6 71 (20.40%) Java
7 42 (12.07%) Perl
8 28 (8.05%) PHP
9 24 (6.90%) C#
9 24 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 21 (6.03%) JavaScript
11 18 (5.17%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.74%) C++
13 10 (2.87%) C
14 9 (2.59%) COBOL
14 9 (2.59%) VBA
15 7 (2.01%) PHP 7
16 6 (1.72%) ES6
16 6 (1.72%) VB
17 5 (1.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (6.32%) CCNA
3 17 (4.89%) Degree
4 16 (4.60%) CCNP
5 14 (4.02%) JNCIA
6 13 (3.74%) JNCIP
7 12 (3.45%) AWS Certification
7 12 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.87%) CISSP
8 10 (2.87%) MCSE
9 9 (2.59%) CISA
9 9 (2.59%) CREST Certified
10 8 (2.30%) ISEB
10 8 (2.30%) ISTQB
10 8 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (2.30%) MCSA
10 8 (2.30%) OSCP
11 6 (1.72%) CHECK Team Leader
11 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.60%) SLA
2 9 (2.59%) QA
3 7 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.15%) COBIT
4 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.86%) GDPR
6 2 (0.57%) DICOM
6 2 (0.57%) HL7
6 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (16.09%) vSphere
2 54 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (14.66%) XenServer
4 49 (14.08%) Xen
5 42 (12.07%) Active Directory
6 28 (8.05%) Docker
7 16 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (4.31%) XenApp
9 9 (2.59%) Hyper-V
10 5 (1.44%) KVM
11 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 84 (24.14%) Puppet
2 61 (17.53%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (11.78%) Cobbler
4 40 (11.49%) Tivoli
5 18 (5.17%) Ansible
6 10 (2.87%) ServiceCenter
7 9 (2.59%) Terraform
8 8 (2.30%) Packer
9 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.44%) Opsview
11 4 (1.15%) SCOM
12 3 (0.86%) SCCM
12 3 (0.86%) WSUS
13 2 (0.57%) OpenView
13 2 (0.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 104 (29.89%) Oracle
2 82 (23.56%) Microsoft
3 67 (19.25%) VMware
4 49 (14.08%) EnterpriseDB
5 44 (12.64%) Red Hat
6 39 (11.21%) Cisco
7 30 (8.62%) HP
8 25 (7.18%) Citrix
9 21 (6.03%) F5
10 18 (5.17%) Rackspace
11 17 (4.89%) Brocade
11 17 (4.89%) NetApp
12 15 (4.31%) CommVault
13 14 (4.02%) Dell Compellent
14 11 (3.16%) 3PAR
15 10 (2.87%) Dell
16 8 (2.30%) Civica
16 8 (2.30%) Micro Focus
17 7 (2.01%) CheckPoint
17 7 (2.01%) SAP