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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unix 86 71 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.13% 5.18% 8.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.09% 19.19% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 88
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
428 370 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.49% 26.99% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 350 322 507
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 26 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 115 (70.55%) Linux
2 109 (66.87%) Java
3 81 (49.69%) SQL
4 65 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (37.42%) Degree
6 56 (34.36%) Finance
7 54 (33.13%) Computer Science
8 50 (30.67%) Oracle
9 45 (27.61%) OO
10 40 (24.54%) Internet
11 39 (23.93%) C++
12 37 (22.70%) C
12 37 (22.70%) Windows
13 34 (20.86%) Python
14 33 (20.25%) J2EE
14 33 (20.25%) Mathematics
14 33 (20.25%) Multithreading
15 31 (19.02%) Solaris
16 30 (18.40%) WebLogic
16 30 (18.40%) Load Balancing
17 29 (17.79%) Tomcat
17 29 (17.79%) Oracle Linux
18 28 (17.18%) Apache
18 28 (17.18%) Software Engineering
19 27 (16.56%) J2SE
19 27 (16.56%) Sun
20 26 (15.95%) Clustering
21 25 (15.34%) OOA/OOD
22 24 (14.72%) C#
23 23 (14.11%) Physics

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 30 (18.40%) WebLogic
2 29 (17.79%) Tomcat
3 28 (17.18%) Apache
4 9 (5.52%) Smallworld
5 5 (3.07%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.07%) Confluence
5 5 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.61%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Office
2 2 (1.23%) SPSS
3 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.07%) GitHub
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.54%) Internet
2 18 (11.04%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.82%) Firewall
4 10 (6.13%) Network Security
5 9 (5.52%) HTTP
5 9 (5.52%) Intranet
5 9 (5.52%) Wireless
6 8 (4.91%) SSL
7 2 (1.23%) LDAP
7 2 (1.23%) PPP
8 1 (0.61%) DHCP
8 1 (0.61%) DNS
8 1 (0.61%) FTP
8 1 (0.61%) IPv6
8 1 (0.61%) LAN
8 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.61%) WAN
8 1 (0.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.13%) Big Data
2 9 (5.52%) GIS
2 9 (5.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.68%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.07%) MySQL
4 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.84%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.84%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.84%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.23%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) JIRA
2 10 (6.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.52%) Selenium
4 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.07%) JUnit
5 5 (3.07%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.45%) Maven
6 4 (2.45%) Subversion
7 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.84%) CMake
7 3 (1.84%) Gradle
7 3 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.84%) TestNG
8 2 (1.23%) Ant
8 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.23%) JMeter
8 2 (1.23%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.91%) Billing
4 3 (1.84%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (20.86%) Architect
2 31 (19.02%) Developer
3 26 (15.95%) Graduate
4 18 (11.04%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (10.43%) Software Developer
5 17 (10.43%) Software Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Administrator
6 15 (9.20%) Analyst
7 14 (8.59%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.98%) Consultant
8 13 (7.98%) Graduate Consultant
8 13 (7.98%) Graduate Technical Consultant
8 13 (7.98%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.75%) Junior
10 10 (6.13%) Java Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) GIS Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Java Architect
11 9 (5.52%) Test Analyst
12 7 (4.29%) C++ Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.25%) J2EE
2 27 (16.56%) J2SE
3 20 (12.27%) Web Services
4 18 (11.04%) HTML
5 16 (9.82%) .NET
6 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.75%) CGI
8 9 (5.52%) REST
9 7 (4.29%) CSS
9 7 (4.29%) Servlets
9 7 (4.29%) SOAP
10 6 (3.68%) STL
11 5 (3.07%) Lucene
12 4 (2.45%) Middleware
12 4 (2.45%) POSIX
12 4 (2.45%) RESTful
12 4 (2.45%) WSDL
12 4 (2.45%) XML
13 3 (1.84%) Sphinx
13 3 (1.84%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.13%) Computer Science
2 33 (20.25%) Mathematics
3 26 (15.95%) Clustering
4 23 (14.11%) Physics
5 20 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (7.98%) Biology
7 10 (6.13%) Fintech
8 8 (4.91%) Cryptography
9 7 (4.29%) Informatics
10 6 (3.68%) Pricing Data
11 5 (3.07%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.84%) Life Science
12 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.84%) Ontologies
12 3 (1.84%) Replication
12 3 (1.84%) User Experience
13 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
13 2 (1.23%) Semantic Web
13 2 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 115 (70.55%) Linux
2 37 (22.70%) Windows
3 31 (19.02%) Solaris
4 29 (17.79%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (3.68%) HPUX
6 5 (3.07%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.45%) AIX
7 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.84%) Debian
9 2 (1.23%) CentOS
9 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.61%) OO
3 33 (20.25%) Multithreading
4 30 (18.40%) Load Balancing
5 28 (17.18%) Software Engineering
6 25 (15.34%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (14.11%) OWASP
8 22 (13.50%) UML
9 20 (12.27%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (8.59%) Software Testing
11 13 (7.98%) Bioinformatics
11 13 (7.98%) SDLC
12 12 (7.36%) Scrum
13 11 (6.75%) Migration
14 9 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.52%) Data Migration
15 8 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (4.91%) CRM
15 8 (4.91%) Open Source
16 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 109 (66.87%) Java
2 81 (49.69%) SQL
3 39 (23.93%) C++
4 37 (22.70%) C
5 34 (20.86%) Python
6 24 (14.72%) C#
7 21 (12.88%) JavaScript
8 20 (12.27%) Perl
9 15 (9.20%) Bash Shell
10 10 (6.13%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.52%) Magik
12 7 (4.29%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.45%) R
14 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 61 (37.42%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) ISEB
2 4 (2.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.45%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.23%) MCITP
3 2 (1.23%) PhD
4 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.61%) Docker
5 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (30.67%) Oracle
2 27 (16.56%) Sun
3 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.91%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.91%) VMware
5 5 (3.07%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.84%) HP
6 3 (1.84%) IBM
6 3 (1.84%) Perforce
6 3 (1.84%) Talend
6 3 (1.84%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.23%) Apple
7 2 (1.23%) SAP
7 2 (1.23%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.61%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.61%) Coverity
8 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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