Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 121 86
Rank change year-on-year -37 -35 +38
Permanent jobs citing Unix 51 126 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.16% 2.07% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.64% 10.47% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 103 180
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £49,337
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +1.34% +18.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,686 £31,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 905 1,204 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.67% 19.73% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,026 1,222
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 7 March 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 7 March 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 -8 27 £42,500 -12.37% 6
North Yorkshire +24 14 £60,000 -13.04% 2
South Yorkshire -33 10 £30,000 -52.00% 4
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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 35 (68.63%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 18 (35.29%) AWS
4 15 (29.41%) Terraform
5 13 (25.49%) DevOps
6 11 (21.57%) Azure
6 11 (21.57%) Cisco
6 11 (21.57%) Finance
7 10 (19.61%) Firewall
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.65%) Bitbucket
8 9 (17.65%) JIRA
8 9 (17.65%) SLA
8 9 (17.65%) DNS
9 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.69%) Ansible
9 8 (15.69%) Public Sector
10 7 (13.73%) Proactive Monitoring
10 7 (13.73%) Web Filtering
10 7 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (13.73%) Atlassian
10 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 7 (13.73%) CCNA
10 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
10 7 (13.73%) Nagios
10 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (13.73%) Oracle
10 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.76%) SQL

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 6 (11.76%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) Drupal
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) AWS
2 11 (21.57%) Azure
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (9.80%) IaaS
5 4 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.84%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (5.88%) GitHub
6 3 (5.88%) PaaS
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.92%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.92%) Power Platform
7 2 (3.92%) Serverless
7 2 (3.92%) Trello
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) DNS
3 6 (11.76%) BGP
3 6 (11.76%) Broadband
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (11.76%) DWDM
3 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 6 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 6 (11.76%) Junos
3 6 (11.76%) L2TP
3 6 (11.76%) MPLS
3 6 (11.76%) OSPF
3 6 (11.76%) PPP
3 6 (11.76%) SNMP
3 6 (11.76%) SSL
3 6 (11.76%) TACACS
3 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.76%) tcpdump
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
3 6 (11.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) Power BI
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Bitbucket
1 9 (17.65%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) GitLab
5 2 (3.92%) Postman
5 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Public Sector
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.80%) Law
5 4 (7.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (15.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Implementation Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Software Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Software Implementation Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) LDAP
2 5 (9.80%) SAML
3 4 (7.84%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
4 2 (3.92%) RESTful
4 2 (3.92%) Symfony
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Ajax
5 1 (1.96%) Flask
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Online Gambling
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Cyberattack
4 2 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Solaris
5 4 (7.84%) AIX
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) DevOps
2 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (13.73%) Proactive Monitoring
3 7 (13.73%) Web Filtering
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.80%) DNA
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) WFM
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
7 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.88%) Information Governance
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Python
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) C
5 2 (3.92%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) AWK
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) COBOL
6 1 (1.96%) Fortran
6 1 (1.96%) Go
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) sed
6 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) CCNA
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.76%) CCNP
2 6 (11.76%) JNCIA
2 6 (11.76%) JNCIP
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCSE
5 3 (5.88%) IBM AIX Certification
5 3 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) RHCE
5 3 (5.88%) Sun Certification
6 2 (3.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) CEH
7 1 (1.96%) CISSP
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) GCIH
7 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Docker
3 3 (5.88%) Firmware
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Terraform
2 8 (15.69%) Ansible
3 7 (13.73%) Nagios
4 6 (11.76%) Cacti
4 6 (11.76%) Nmap
5 4 (7.84%) SCCM
5 4 (7.84%) SCOM
6 3 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
7 2 (3.92%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.96%) Istio
8 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.96%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Atlassian
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) D-Link
4 6 (11.76%) Draytek
4 6 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) Splunk
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.96%) Percona