Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 69 54
Rank change year-on-year -23 -15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 284 410 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.93% 3.70% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.24% 17.73% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 232 334 492
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,275 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
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 2145 2312 3147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.11% 20.85% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1970 2644
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £55,000 £59,750
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -24 193 £42,000 -1.18% 21
North Yorkshire -6 50 £38,250 -4.38% 1
South Yorkshire +13 36 £37,500 +19.05% 5
East Yorkshire 0 5 £30,000 -17.24%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 209 (73.59%) Linux
2 100 (35.21%) SQL
3 78 (27.46%) Oracle
4 77 (27.11%) Windows
5 75 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (23.94%) DevOps
7 65 (22.89%) Java
8 59 (20.77%) Puppet
9 57 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (19.72%) Microsoft
11 47 (16.55%) VMware
11 47 (16.55%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (16.20%) Ruby
13 45 (15.85%) Bash Shell
13 45 (15.85%) Shell Script
14 44 (15.49%) Python
15 42 (14.79%) Data Centre
16 41 (14.44%) ITIL
17 38 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 37 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
18 37 (13.03%) SAN
18 37 (13.03%) Cisco
19 36 (12.68%) Red Hat
20 34 (11.97%) Configuration Management
21 33 (11.62%) Finance
22 31 (10.92%) SQL Server
23 30 (10.56%) Active Directory
23 30 (10.56%) Scrum
24 29 (10.21%) 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 21 (7.39%) CloudStack
1 21 (7.39%) OpenStack
2 18 (6.34%) Apache
3 17 (5.99%) IIS
4 16 (5.63%) MS Exchange
5 12 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.11%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.41%) JBoss
9 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.70%) CMS
12 1 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 16 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) BASE24
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.11%) GitHub
4 5 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.76%) Office 365
5 4 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.35%) Boomi
7 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.03%) SAN
2 24 (8.45%) Firewall
3 18 (6.34%) DNS
4 16 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 15 (5.28%) VPN
6 12 (4.23%) LAN
6 12 (4.23%) Network Security
6 12 (4.23%) WAN
7 11 (3.87%) Ethernet
8 10 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (3.52%) DWDM
8 10 (3.52%) Junos
9 9 (3.17%) NAS
10 7 (2.46%) HTTP
10 7 (2.46%) Internet
11 6 (2.11%) DHCP
11 6 (2.11%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.11%) VoIP
12 5 (1.76%) Wireless
13 4 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.04%) MySQL
3 18 (6.34%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.99%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.82%) Big Data
8 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.10%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.28%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (3.17%) JIRA
4 8 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.11%) gulp
5 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.11%) Subversion
5 6 (2.11%) webpack
6 5 (1.76%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.70%) Burp Suite
7 2 (0.70%) JUnit
7 2 (0.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.35%) JMeter
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.35%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.35%) WatiN
8 1 (0.35%) WATIR
General
1 33 (11.62%) Finance
2 14 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.46%) Advertising
4 6 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (0.70%) Automotive
5 2 (0.70%) Games
5 2 (0.70%) Law
5 2 (0.70%) Publishing
5 2 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.35%) Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (22.18%) Developer
2 41 (14.44%) Administrator
3 39 (13.73%) Systems Administrator
4 38 (13.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 33 (11.62%) Linux Administrator
5 33 (11.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 30 (10.56%) Platform Engineer
7 23 (8.10%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.99%) Architect
9 14 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (4.58%) IT Engineer
11 12 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.87%) SQL Developer
12 11 (3.87%) Trainer
13 10 (3.52%) Analyst
13 10 (3.52%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (3.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.21%) HTML
2 21 (7.39%) .NET
3 17 (5.99%) Spring
4 16 (5.63%) Middleware
5 14 (4.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (4.23%) CSS
7 11 (3.87%) XML
8 10 (3.52%) Java EE
9 9 (3.17%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.17%) J2EE
9 9 (3.17%) REST
10 8 (2.82%) HTML5
10 8 (2.82%) Web Services
11 7 (2.46%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.46%) LAMP
11 7 (2.46%) Laravel
12 6 (2.11%) Apache Thrift
12 6 (2.11%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.11%) JSP
12 6 (2.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.79%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.80%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.17%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.82%) Fintech
7 7 (2.46%) Clustering
7 7 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.46%) User Experience
8 6 (2.11%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.76%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.76%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.06%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) CMDB
11 2 (0.70%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.70%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 209 (73.59%) Linux
2 77 (27.11%) Windows
3 37 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (8.80%) Windows Server
5 22 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.39%) Solaris
7 11 (3.87%) HPUX
8 10 (3.52%) AIX
9 9 (3.17%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.46%) Android
11 5 (1.76%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.41%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.06%) Debian
13 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.70%) CentOS
14 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.35%) SUSE
15 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.94%) DevOps
3 57 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (14.44%) ITIL
5 34 (11.97%) Configuration Management
6 30 (10.56%) Scrum
7 27 (9.51%) DSDM
7 27 (9.51%) RUP
7 27 (9.51%) Service Management
8 26 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (8.10%) High Availability
10 21 (7.39%) Information Security
11 17 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (5.63%) Business Continuity
13 15 (5.28%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.28%) Load Balancing
14 13 (4.58%) Presales
14 13 (4.58%) TDD
15 12 (4.23%) Web Development
16 11 (3.87%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 100 (35.21%) SQL
2 65 (22.89%) Java
3 46 (16.20%) Ruby
4 45 (15.85%) Bash Shell
4 45 (15.85%) Shell Script
5 44 (15.49%) Python
6 22 (7.75%) Perl
7 21 (7.39%) C#
8 17 (5.99%) JavaScript
8 17 (5.99%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.93%) C++
9 14 (4.93%) PHP
9 14 (4.93%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.87%) COBOL
10 11 (3.87%) VBA
11 6 (2.11%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.11%) ES6
11 6 (2.11%) PHP 7
12 5 (1.76%) C
12 5 (1.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (5.28%) Degree
2 12 (4.23%) CISSP
3 11 (3.87%) CISA
3 11 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.52%) CCNA
4 10 (3.52%) CISM
5 7 (2.46%) MCSE
5 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.76%) CCDA
6 5 (1.76%) GIAC
6 5 (1.76%) GSEC
6 5 (1.76%) HND
6 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.41%) CREST Certified
7 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.41%) MCSA
7 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.28%) SLA
2 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.11%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.06%) GDPR
3 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) DICOM
4 2 (0.70%) HL7
4 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.56%) Active Directory
3 28 (9.86%) vSphere
4 20 (7.04%) Xen
4 20 (7.04%) XenServer
5 13 (4.58%) Docker
5 13 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (3.17%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.17%) XenApp
8 7 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.76%) Firmware
9 5 (1.76%) KVM
9 5 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 59 (20.77%) Puppet
2 47 (16.55%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (10.21%) Cobbler
4 28 (9.86%) Tivoli
5 21 (7.39%) Ansible
6 14 (4.93%) Terraform
7 8 (2.82%) Packer
8 6 (2.11%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.76%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (1.06%) SCOM
12 2 (0.70%) Nagios
12 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.70%) Opsview
12 2 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.70%) SCCM
12 2 (0.70%) SmoothWall
12 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (27.46%) Oracle
2 56 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 47 (16.55%) VMware
4 37 (13.03%) Cisco
5 36 (12.68%) Red Hat
6 25 (8.80%) EnterpriseDB
7 20 (7.04%) HP
8 18 (6.34%) Citrix
9 13 (4.58%) CommVault
10 11 (3.87%) NetApp
11 10 (3.52%) Dell Compellent
11 10 (3.52%) Micro Focus
12 7 (2.46%) 3PAR
12 7 (2.46%) F5
13 6 (2.11%) Dell
14 5 (1.76%) Civica
14 5 (1.76%) IBM
14 5 (1.76%) Veeam
15 4 (1.41%) Brocade
15 4 (1.41%) Google