The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 32 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 150 166 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.04% 7.70% 12.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.41% 22.13% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 97 129 261
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
735 750 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.61% 34.79% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 583 588 792
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 136 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Peterborough +4 6 £40,000 +26.98%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 146 (53.68%) Java
2 141 (51.84%) Linux
3 134 (49.26%) SQL
4 117 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (37.13%) Windows
6 99 (36.40%) Software Engineering
7 96 (35.29%) Degree
8 87 (31.99%) Python
9 75 (27.57%) Oracle
10 73 (26.84%) Perl
11 67 (24.63%) C++
12 62 (22.79%) Computer Science
13 58 (21.32%) Internet
14 52 (19.12%) OO
15 48 (17.65%) Tomcat
16 46 (16.91%) Finance
17 45 (16.54%) C
18 44 (16.18%) Git (software)
19 43 (15.81%) Mathematics
20 40 (14.71%) QA
21 39 (14.34%) HTML
21 39 (14.34%) Solaris
22 37 (13.60%) Microsoft
23 36 (13.24%) JavaScript
24 35 (12.87%) C#
25 34 (12.50%) Apache
25 34 (12.50%) OOD
26 33 (12.13%) XML
27 27 (9.93%) Sun
27 27 (9.93%) Scrum

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 34 (12.50%) Apache
3 9 (3.31%) OpenStack
3 9 (3.31%) CloudStack
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (1.84%) IIS
4 5 (1.84%) JBoss
5 3 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.10%) Lync
6 2 (0.74%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Simulink
4 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.37%) Agresso
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.21%) SaaS
2 5 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (21.32%) Internet
2 23 (8.46%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.25%) DNS
4 13 (4.78%) WAN
5 12 (4.41%) DHCP
5 12 (4.41%) iSCSI
5 12 (4.41%) NAS
6 9 (3.31%) LAN
6 9 (3.31%) SAN
6 9 (3.31%) Intranet
6 9 (3.31%) Firewall
7 8 (2.94%) SSL
8 7 (2.57%) VPN
8 7 (2.57%) VoIP
8 7 (2.57%) FTP
9 6 (2.21%) SNMP
9 6 (2.21%) SMTP
9 6 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (2.21%) InfiniBand
10 4 (1.47%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.99%) MySQL
2 9 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.57%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.47%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.47%) QlikView
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.10%) DB2
8 2 (0.74%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.37%) HBase
Development Applications
1 44 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.82%) Subversion
3 22 (8.09%) JIRA
4 14 (5.15%) Selenium
5 11 (4.04%) JUnit
5 11 (4.04%) TestNG
6 10 (3.68%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.31%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.57%) Ant
9 5 (1.84%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.84%) Bugzilla
9 5 (1.84%) Hudson
10 4 (1.47%) TestLink
10 4 (1.47%) JMeter
10 4 (1.47%) Maven
11 3 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.37%) QADirector
12 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.37%) FitNesse
General
1 46 (16.91%) Finance
2 14 (5.15%) Electronics
3 13 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.68%) Multimedia
5 7 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.21%) Billing
7 5 (1.84%) Military
8 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (19.12%) Software Engineer
2 44 (16.18%) Developer
3 33 (12.13%) Administrator
4 27 (9.93%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (9.56%) Analyst
5 26 (9.56%) Java Developer
6 24 (8.82%) Consultant
7 20 (7.35%) Support Engineer
8 18 (6.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (6.62%) UNIX Administrator
9 17 (6.25%) Test Engineer
9 17 (6.25%) Applications Support
10 16 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.51%) Junior
12 12 (4.41%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) Senior Support Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) Applications Support Analyst
12 12 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (4.41%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.34%) HTML
2 33 (12.13%) XML
3 20 (7.35%) CSS
4 12 (4.41%) .NET
5 9 (3.31%) CGI
6 8 (2.94%) JSP
7 6 (2.21%) J2EE
7 6 (2.21%) jQuery
7 6 (2.21%) Web Services
7 6 (2.21%) Direct3D
7 6 (2.21%) OpenCL
7 6 (2.21%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (1.84%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (1.84%) Spring
8 5 (1.84%) Ajax
8 5 (1.84%) JSON
9 4 (1.47%) SOAP
9 4 (1.47%) Struts
10 3 (1.10%) FastCGI
10 3 (1.10%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.79%) Computer Science
2 43 (15.81%) Mathematics
3 23 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.46%) Cryptography
4 18 (6.62%) Wiki
5 16 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (5.88%) PKI
6 15 (5.51%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.04%) Open Source
8 9 (3.31%) Informatics
9 6 (2.21%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.21%) GIS
10 5 (1.84%) LIMS
10 5 (1.84%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.47%) Streaming Media
11 4 (1.47%) IPTV
11 4 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 141 (51.84%) Linux
2 101 (37.13%) Windows
3 39 (14.34%) Solaris
4 13 (4.78%) CentOS
5 11 (4.04%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.57%) Android
7 7 (2.57%) AIX
8 5 (1.84%) HPUX
9 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.37%) Debian
12 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (36.40%) Software Engineering
3 52 (19.12%) OO
4 34 (12.50%) OOD
5 27 (9.93%) Scrum
6 23 (8.46%) Information Security
7 20 (7.35%) Test Scripting
8 19 (6.99%) Manual Testing
8 19 (6.99%) ITIL
9 18 (6.62%) TDD
10 16 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 16 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 15 (5.51%) Automated Testing
11 15 (5.51%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.15%) Test Automation
12 14 (5.15%) Software Architecture
12 14 (5.15%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.78%) Multithreading
14 12 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 146 (53.68%) Java
2 134 (49.26%) SQL
3 87 (31.99%) Python
4 73 (26.84%) Perl
5 67 (24.63%) C++
6 45 (16.54%) C
7 36 (13.24%) JavaScript
8 35 (12.87%) C#
9 23 (8.46%) PHP
10 22 (8.09%) Bash Shell
11 20 (7.35%) Shell Script
12 14 (5.15%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.94%) Bourne shell
14 7 (2.57%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.84%) Ruby
16 4 (1.47%) Korn
17 3 (1.10%) Assembly Language
17 3 (1.10%) VBA
17 3 (1.10%) VBScript
18 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 96 (35.29%) Degree
2 12 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.84%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.84%) ISEB
4 4 (1.47%) CCNA
4 4 (1.47%) MOS
4 4 (1.47%) MCP
4 4 (1.47%) MCSE
4 4 (1.47%) MCSA
4 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.47%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.74%) PhD
5 2 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.71%) QA
2 16 (5.88%) ISO 9000
3 8 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) JTAG
5 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.84%) NFS
4 4 (1.47%) Firmware
5 2 (0.74%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.74%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.74%) Xen
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.37%) Samba
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.68%) Puppet
2 4 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.47%) SCCM
3 3 (1.10%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.10%) Munin
4 2 (0.74%) Nagios
4 2 (0.74%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 75 (27.57%) Oracle
2 37 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 27 (9.93%) Sun
4 21 (7.72%) VMware
5 18 (6.62%) Cisco
6 17 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.78%) HP
8 12 (4.41%) Sybase
9 9 (3.31%) IBM
10 8 (2.94%) Perforce
11 7 (2.57%) Atlassian
12 6 (2.21%) Isilon
12 6 (2.21%) Google
12 6 (2.21%) Dell
12 6 (2.21%) EMC
13 4 (1.47%) Apple
13 4 (1.47%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.47%) Symantec
13 4 (1.47%) Remedy
13 4 (1.47%) Nokia
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