Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 43 129
Rank change year-on-year -95 +86 -43
Permanent jobs citing Unix 31 462 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 6.10% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.80% 27.03% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 119 191
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% +10.59%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +4.76%

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 646 1,709 1,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.37% 22.56% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 547 1,198 1,581
Median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,700 £60,000 £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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +14 13 £48,500 -2.35% 1
South Yorkshire -1 9 £55,000 +18.92% 3
North Yorkshire -32 7 £60,000 +14.29%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) Azure
3 13 (41.94%) AWS
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
7 9 (29.03%) DevOps
8 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Ruby
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) C#
10 6 (19.35%) Solaris
10 6 (19.35%) RUP
10 6 (19.35%) DSDM
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
10 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
10 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
10 6 (19.35%) EnterpriseDB
10 6 (19.35%) Open Source
10 6 (19.35%) Puppet
10 6 (19.35%) Cobbler

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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Azure
2 13 (41.94%) AWS
3 6 (19.35%) Office 365
4 5 (16.13%) GCP
5 2 (6.45%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (6.45%) GitHub
5 2 (6.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Informix
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) JUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Appium
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Redux
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Solaris
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (29.03%) DevOps
4 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (19.35%) DSDM
5 6 (19.35%) Open Source
5 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (19.35%) RUP
6 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
6 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
2 10 (32.26%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Ruby
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.13%) Groovy
6 5 (16.13%) Kotlin
6 5 (16.13%) Scala
7 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.23%) C
9 1 (3.23%) Fortran
9 1 (3.23%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (19.35%) Cobbler
2 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
3 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.45%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (6.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) EnterpriseDB
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) CA
5 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
5 2 (6.45%) Perfecto Mobile
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) ANSYS
6 1 (3.23%) Capita
6 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp