The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 36 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 82 80 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.93% 5.61% 11.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.39% 18.35% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 125
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
Unix
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
423 436 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.73% 30.60% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 360 478
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,880 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Unix
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Cambridge region.

Unix Salary Trend in Cambridge

Unix
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 122 (75.78%) Linux
2 98 (60.87%) Java
3 59 (36.65%) Degree
4 58 (36.02%) SQL
5 55 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (29.19%) Windows
7 44 (27.33%) Computer Science
8 43 (26.71%) Oracle
9 40 (24.84%) C++
10 38 (23.60%) OO
11 35 (21.74%) J2EE
11 35 (21.74%) Python
12 34 (21.12%) Mathematics
13 33 (20.50%) Finance
14 32 (19.88%) C
15 31 (19.25%) Internet
16 28 (17.39%) Multithreading
17 26 (16.15%) Perl
17 26 (16.15%) Solaris
17 26 (16.15%) Tomcat
18 25 (15.53%) Apache
19 24 (14.91%) Oracle Linux
20 23 (14.29%) WebLogic
20 23 (14.29%) Physics
21 22 (13.66%) Load Balancing
21 22 (13.66%) OWASP
21 22 (13.66%) Software Engineering
21 22 (13.66%) UML
21 22 (13.66%) J2SE
21 22 (13.66%) Sun

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 26 (16.15%) Tomcat
2 25 (15.53%) Apache
3 23 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.35%) Smallworld
5 3 (1.86%) Confluence
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) nginx
6 1 (0.62%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) GitHub
2 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.25%) Internet
2 17 (10.56%) Firewall
3 16 (9.94%) Network Security
4 12 (7.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.59%) LDAP
6 8 (4.97%) Wireless
7 7 (4.35%) Intranet
8 5 (3.11%) HTTP
9 4 (2.48%) SSL
10 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.62%) FTP
10 1 (0.62%) LAN
10 1 (0.62%) MPLS
10 1 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.62%) VoIP
10 1 (0.62%) VPLS
10 1 (0.62%) VPN
10 1 (0.62%) WAAS
10 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) GIS
2 5 (3.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.62%) Neo4j
3 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.62%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.73%) JIRA
4 5 (3.11%) Selenium
5 4 (2.48%) Maven
5 4 (2.48%) Subversion
6 3 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.86%) CMake
6 3 (1.86%) Gradle
6 3 (1.86%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.24%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.62%) Hudson
8 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.62%) JMeter
8 1 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.62%) Mocha
8 1 (0.62%) The Grinder
General
1 33 (20.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.73%) Billing
4 4 (2.48%) Games
5 3 (1.86%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.24%) Electronics
6 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (22.36%) Architect
2 25 (15.53%) Developer
3 20 (12.42%) Administrator
4 19 (11.80%) Graduate
4 19 (11.80%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (11.18%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (9.32%) Software Engineer
7 14 (8.70%) Junior
8 13 (8.07%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Analyst
10 10 (6.21%) Consultant
10 10 (6.21%) Graduate Consultant
10 10 (6.21%) Graduate Technical Consultant
10 10 (6.21%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.21%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (6.21%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.35%) GIS Developer
12 7 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.74%) J2EE
2 22 (13.66%) J2SE
3 19 (11.80%) Web Services
4 18 (11.18%) .NET
5 13 (8.07%) HTML
6 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET
6 11 (6.83%) CGI
7 10 (6.21%) SOAP
8 9 (5.59%) RESTful
9 7 (4.35%) REST
9 7 (4.35%) Servlets
10 6 (3.73%) STL
11 5 (3.11%) CSS
11 5 (3.11%) SailPoint
12 4 (2.48%) Middleware
12 4 (2.48%) POSIX
12 4 (2.48%) WSDL
13 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
13 2 (1.24%) XML
14 1 (0.62%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.33%) Computer Science
2 34 (21.12%) Mathematics
3 23 (14.29%) Physics
4 21 (13.04%) Clustering
5 16 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.21%) Cryptography
7 9 (5.59%) Biology
8 8 (4.97%) Fintech
9 6 (3.73%) Pricing Data
10 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.48%) Informatics
12 2 (1.24%) Life Science
12 2 (1.24%) User Experience
13 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.62%) PKI
13 1 (0.62%) Replication
13 1 (0.62%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 122 (75.78%) Linux
2 47 (29.19%) Windows
3 26 (16.15%) Solaris
4 24 (14.91%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.73%) HPUX
7 5 (3.11%) CentOS
7 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.48%) AIX
9 2 (1.24%) Debian
9 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.60%) OO
3 28 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 22 (13.66%) Load Balancing
4 22 (13.66%) OWASP
4 22 (13.66%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.66%) UML
5 21 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
5 21 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (8.07%) Bioinformatics
6 13 (8.07%) Scrum
6 13 (8.07%) SDLC
7 12 (7.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (6.83%) Software Testing
9 10 (6.21%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.59%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.59%) ITIL
10 9 (5.59%) Secure Coding
11 8 (4.97%) Regression Testing
11 8 (4.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 98 (60.87%) Java
2 58 (36.02%) SQL
3 40 (24.84%) C++
4 35 (21.74%) Python
5 32 (19.88%) C
6 26 (16.15%) Perl
7 21 (13.04%) C#
8 18 (11.18%) Bash Shell
9 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
10 11 (6.83%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.35%) Magik
12 4 (2.48%) R
13 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.62%) PHP
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (36.65%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) PhD
3 4 (2.48%) ISEB
3 4 (2.48%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCIE
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) MBA
5 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.62%) COBIT
3 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.86%) KVM
3 3 (1.86%) Xen
4 2 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Puppet
2 4 (2.48%) Ansible
2 4 (2.48%) CFEngine
2 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (26.71%) Oracle
2 22 (13.66%) Sun
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.59%) VMware
4 8 (4.97%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.73%) Dell
5 6 (3.73%) IBM
5 6 (3.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.11%) CA
7 4 (2.48%) HP
8 3 (1.86%) Coverity
8 3 (1.86%) Perforce
8 3 (1.86%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.24%) SAP
9 2 (1.24%) Sybase
10 1 (0.62%) Avaya
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
10 1 (0.62%) Juniper
10 1 (0.62%) Nortel
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