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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 27 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 94 64 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.54% 4.39% 6.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.91% 14.65% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81 46 79
Median salary £41,500 £49,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% +16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
429 437 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.96% 29.97% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 359 360 469
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,140 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 December 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 124 (69.27%) Linux
2 98 (54.75%) Java
3 86 (48.04%) SQL
4 83 (46.37%) Degree
5 66 (36.87%) Finance
6 61 (34.08%) Windows
7 53 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (26.26%) Oracle
9 45 (25.14%) Computer Science
10 44 (24.58%) Python
11 41 (22.91%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (20.67%) J2EE
12 37 (20.67%) Internet
13 36 (20.11%) C++
13 36 (20.11%) HTML
14 35 (19.55%) WebLogic
15 33 (18.44%) Tomcat
16 32 (17.88%) Apache
17 31 (17.32%) OO
18 29 (16.20%) Web Services
18 29 (16.20%) JavaScript
18 29 (16.20%) Mathematics
19 28 (15.64%) C#
19 28 (15.64%) XML
20 26 (14.53%) C
20 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
21 24 (13.41%) Load Balancing
22 23 (12.85%) .NET
22 23 (12.85%) Physics
22 23 (12.85%) Firewall

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 35 (19.55%) WebLogic
2 33 (18.44%) Tomcat
3 32 (17.88%) Apache
4 12 (6.70%) JBoss
5 7 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.35%) Smallworld
7 5 (2.79%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.68%) Confluence
9 2 (1.12%) SAS
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) Luigi
10 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Office
2 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (20.67%) Internet
2 23 (12.85%) Firewall
3 19 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.94%) HTTP
5 12 (6.70%) Network Security
6 9 (5.03%) SSL
6 9 (5.03%) Wireless
7 7 (3.91%) DNS
8 6 (3.35%) Intranet
8 6 (3.35%) LDAP
9 5 (2.79%) SAN
10 4 (2.23%) DHCP
10 4 (2.23%) LAN
11 3 (1.68%) WAN
12 2 (1.12%) IPv6
12 2 (1.12%) PPP
12 2 (1.12%) SMTP
12 2 (1.12%) SNMP
12 2 (1.12%) VPN
12 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) Big Data
2 12 (6.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.03%) MySQL
3 9 (5.03%) Spotfire
4 8 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.47%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.35%) GIS
5 6 (3.35%) Lumira
5 6 (3.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.79%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.68%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.68%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.68%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Git (software)
1 8 (4.47%) JIRA
1 8 (4.47%) Selenium
2 6 (3.35%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.79%) JUnit
3 5 (2.79%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.23%) Subversion
5 3 (1.68%) Ant
5 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (1.68%) TestNG
6 2 (1.12%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.12%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.12%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.12%) LoadUI
6 2 (1.12%) Mocha
6 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 66 (36.87%) Finance
2 6 (3.35%) Billing
2 6 (3.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (20.67%) Developer
2 35 (19.55%) Graduate
3 24 (13.41%) Architect
4 18 (10.06%) Consultant
5 17 (9.50%) Graduate Consultant
5 17 (9.50%) Graduate Technical Consultant
5 17 (9.50%) Java Developer
5 17 (9.50%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.50%) Technical Consultant
6 14 (7.82%) IT Graduate
6 14 (7.82%) Software Developer
6 14 (7.82%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) Analyst
7 13 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) IT Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Java Engineer
9 11 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.67%) J2EE
2 36 (20.11%) HTML
3 29 (16.20%) Web Services
4 28 (15.64%) XML
5 23 (12.85%) .NET
6 21 (11.73%) J2SE
6 21 (11.73%) REST
7 17 (9.50%) ASP.NET
8 16 (8.94%) CSS
9 15 (8.38%) HTML5
9 15 (8.38%) SOAP
10 14 (7.82%) jQuery
10 14 (7.82%) Spring
11 13 (7.26%) RESTful
12 12 (6.70%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.70%) JSP
12 12 (6.70%) Spring MVC
12 12 (6.70%) Spring Security
12 12 (6.70%) Thymeleaf
12 12 (6.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.14%) Computer Science
2 41 (22.91%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (16.20%) Mathematics
4 23 (12.85%) Physics
5 20 (11.17%) Clustering
6 12 (6.70%) Biology
7 11 (6.15%) User Experience
8 8 (4.47%) Data Centre
8 8 (4.47%) Statistics
9 7 (3.91%) Life Science
10 6 (3.35%) Cryptography
10 6 (3.35%) Fintech
10 6 (3.35%) Informatics
10 6 (3.35%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.79%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.68%) Ontologies
13 2 (1.12%) Health Informatics
13 2 (1.12%) Replication
13 2 (1.12%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 124 (69.27%) Linux
2 61 (34.08%) Windows
3 22 (12.29%) Solaris
4 21 (11.73%) Oracle Linux
5 19 (10.61%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.68%) Debian
9 2 (1.12%) CentOS
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.32%) OO
3 26 (14.53%) Software Engineering
4 24 (13.41%) Load Balancing
5 23 (12.85%) Multithreading
6 20 (11.17%) OWASP
7 19 (10.61%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (9.50%) Scrum
8 17 (9.50%) UML
9 16 (8.94%) SOA
10 15 (8.38%) Project Management
11 14 (7.82%) Analytics
11 14 (7.82%) MVC
12 13 (7.26%) Bioinformatics
12 13 (7.26%) Migration
12 13 (7.26%) Performance Analysis
13 12 (6.70%) Product Management
13 12 (6.70%) Release Management
13 12 (6.70%) Web Application Development
14 10 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 98 (54.75%) Java
2 86 (48.04%) SQL
3 44 (24.58%) Python
4 36 (20.11%) C++
5 29 (16.20%) JavaScript
6 28 (15.64%) C#
7 26 (14.53%) C
8 21 (11.73%) Perl
9 12 (6.70%) PL/SQL
10 10 (5.59%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.47%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.91%) R
13 6 (3.35%) Magik
13 6 (3.35%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.79%) VBA
15 3 (1.68%) PHP
15 3 (1.68%) Ruby
16 2 (1.12%) Assembly Language
16 2 (1.12%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 83 (46.37%) Degree
2 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.91%) MCITP
3 7 (3.91%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.12%) MCP
5 2 (1.12%) MCSE
5 2 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.38%) Hyper-V
2 14 (7.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.68%) KVM
4 3 (1.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) Docker
6 1 (0.56%) iptables
6 1 (0.56%) pfSense
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) SCCM
2 4 (2.23%) SCOM
3 2 (1.12%) Ansible
3 2 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.12%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (26.26%) Oracle
2 21 (11.73%) Sun
3 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.59%) VMware
5 5 (2.79%) Intel
5 5 (2.79%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.79%) SAP
6 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 3 (1.68%) Cisco
7 3 (1.68%) Citrix
7 3 (1.68%) Cognos
7 3 (1.68%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.68%) Tableau
7 3 (1.68%) Talend
8 2 (1.12%) Apple
8 2 (1.12%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.56%) Brocade
9 1 (0.56%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
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