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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 88 81 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.46% 5.54% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.56% 18.62% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 67
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
428 435 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.27% 29.75% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 343 379 490
Median salary £43,500 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,375 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 120 (71.43%) Linux
2 110 (65.48%) Java
3 80 (47.62%) SQL
4 71 (42.26%) Degree
5 66 (39.29%) Finance
6 62 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (31.55%) Computer Science
8 52 (30.95%) Oracle
9 47 (27.98%) Windows
10 46 (27.38%) OO
11 42 (25.00%) Internet
12 41 (24.40%) C++
13 35 (20.83%) J2EE
14 34 (20.24%) C
14 34 (20.24%) Python
15 33 (19.64%) Multithreading
16 32 (19.05%) WebLogic
17 31 (18.45%) Solaris
17 31 (18.45%) Tomcat
17 31 (18.45%) Load Balancing
18 30 (17.86%) Apache
19 29 (17.26%) Mathematics
20 28 (16.67%) Software Engineering
20 28 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
21 27 (16.07%) J2SE
21 27 (16.07%) Sun
22 26 (15.48%) C#
22 26 (15.48%) Clustering
22 26 (15.48%) OWASP
23 25 (14.88%) OOA/OOD

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 32 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 31 (18.45%) Tomcat
3 30 (17.86%) Apache
4 9 (5.36%) Smallworld
5 5 (2.98%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.98%) Confluence
5 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.38%) JBoss
7 2 (1.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) nginx
8 1 (0.60%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Office
2 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.19%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.00%) Internet
2 22 (13.10%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.12%) Firewall
4 11 (6.55%) HTTP
5 10 (5.95%) SSL
6 9 (5.36%) Intranet
6 9 (5.36%) Wireless
7 8 (4.76%) Network Security
8 4 (2.38%) LDAP
9 2 (1.19%) IPv6
9 2 (1.19%) PPP
10 1 (0.60%) DHCP
10 1 (0.60%) DNS
10 1 (0.60%) FTP
10 1 (0.60%) LAN
10 1 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.60%) WAN
10 1 (0.60%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.74%) Big Data
2 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.36%) GIS
4 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.98%) MySQL
6 4 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.79%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.79%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.19%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (7.14%) JIRA
2 10 (5.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.36%) Selenium
4 6 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.98%) JUnit
5 5 (2.98%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.38%) Maven
6 4 (2.38%) Subversion
7 3 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.79%) CMake
7 3 (1.79%) Gradle
7 3 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.79%) TestNG
8 2 (1.19%) Ant
8 2 (1.19%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.19%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.19%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.19%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.60%) Hudson
9 1 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 66 (39.29%) Finance
2 15 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.76%) Billing
4 3 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (19.05%) Developer
2 30 (17.86%) Architect
3 29 (17.26%) Graduate
4 19 (11.31%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (10.12%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.52%) Consultant
7 16 (9.52%) Graduate Consultant
7 16 (9.52%) Graduate Technical Consultant
7 16 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (7.74%) Analyst
9 12 (7.14%) IT Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Administrator
10 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Java Engineer
11 10 (5.95%) IT Graduate
11 10 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (5.36%) GIS Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.83%) J2EE
2 27 (16.07%) J2SE
3 22 (13.10%) Web Services
4 21 (12.50%) HTML
5 18 (10.71%) .NET
6 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.55%) CGI
7 11 (6.55%) REST
8 9 (5.36%) Servlets
8 9 (5.36%) SOAP
9 7 (4.17%) CSS
9 7 (4.17%) XML
10 6 (3.57%) RESTful
10 6 (3.57%) STL
11 5 (2.98%) jQuery
11 5 (2.98%) Lucene
11 5 (2.98%) Spring
12 4 (2.38%) POSIX
12 4 (2.38%) Thymeleaf
13 3 (1.79%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.55%) Computer Science
2 29 (17.26%) Mathematics
3 26 (15.48%) Clustering
4 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (13.10%) Physics
6 11 (6.55%) Biology
7 10 (5.95%) Fintech
8 9 (5.36%) Cryptography
9 6 (3.57%) Pricing Data
10 5 (2.98%) Life Science
10 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.98%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.38%) User Experience
12 3 (1.79%) Informatics
12 3 (1.79%) Ontologies
12 3 (1.79%) Replication
13 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.19%) Semantic Web
13 2 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 120 (71.43%) Linux
2 47 (27.98%) Windows
3 31 (18.45%) Solaris
4 28 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (7.74%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.98%) HPUX
7 5 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.38%) AIX
8 4 (2.38%) Debian
9 2 (1.19%) CentOS
9 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.38%) OO
3 33 (19.64%) Multithreading
4 31 (18.45%) Load Balancing
5 28 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 26 (15.48%) OWASP
7 25 (14.88%) OOA/OOD
8 22 (13.10%) UML
9 19 (11.31%) Performance Analysis
10 15 (8.93%) Migration
11 14 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (8.33%) Software Testing
12 12 (7.14%) Scrum
13 11 (6.55%) Bioinformatics
14 10 (5.95%) SDLC
15 9 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (5.36%) Data Migration
16 8 (4.76%) CRM
16 8 (4.76%) Secure Coding
17 7 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 110 (65.48%) Java
2 80 (47.62%) SQL
3 41 (24.40%) C++
4 34 (20.24%) C
4 34 (20.24%) Python
5 26 (15.48%) C#
6 20 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 17 (10.12%) Perl
8 13 (7.74%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.95%) Shell Script
10 9 (5.36%) Magik
11 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (42.26%) Degree
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.57%) MCITP
4 5 (2.98%) Postgraduate
5 4 (2.38%) ISEB
5 4 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.19%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PhD
7 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.98%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) Docker
4 2 (1.19%) KVM
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) SCCM
2 4 (2.38%) Puppet
3 3 (1.79%) SCOM
4 2 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (30.95%) Oracle
2 27 (16.07%) Sun
3 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.36%) VMware
5 7 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.79%) Perforce
7 3 (1.79%) Talend
8 2 (1.19%) Apple
8 2 (1.19%) IBM
8 2 (1.19%) SAP
8 2 (1.19%) Toshiba
8 2 (1.19%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.60%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.60%) HP
9 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
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