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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 42 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 105 154 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.97% 6.21% 8.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.15% 21.15% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 84 114 188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
650 728 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.75% 29.37% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 558 597 830
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,729
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 0 100 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Peterborough +3 5 £60,000 +14.28% 2
St Neots - 4 £60,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (62.13%) Linux
2 98 (41.70%) SQL
3 87 (37.02%) Java
4 83 (35.32%) Python
5 80 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (33.62%) Windows
7 77 (32.77%) Perl
7 77 (32.77%) C++
8 56 (23.83%) Degree
9 49 (20.85%) Software Engineering
10 48 (20.43%) Oracle
11 40 (17.02%) Tomcat
11 40 (17.02%) Scrum
12 39 (16.60%) C
13 35 (14.89%) Computer Science
14 31 (13.19%) Finance
15 30 (12.77%) PHP
15 30 (12.77%) OO
15 30 (12.77%) Bash Shell
16 28 (11.91%) Cisco
16 28 (11.91%) VMware
17 27 (11.49%) Microsoft
17 27 (11.49%) Internet
18 26 (11.06%) JavaScript
19 25 (10.64%) Automated Testing
19 25 (10.64%) TCP/IP
20 24 (10.21%) XML
21 23 (9.79%) DNS
21 23 (9.79%) WorldPay
22 21 (8.94%) Apache

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 40 (17.02%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.94%) Apache
3 11 (4.68%) IIS
4 8 (3.40%) JBoss
5 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.13%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.70%) Lync
7 3 (1.28%) Zope
7 3 (1.28%) Plone
7 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.85%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.13%) SaaS
2 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.49%) Internet
2 25 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 23 (9.79%) DNS
4 19 (8.09%) Firewall
5 17 (7.23%) DHCP
6 11 (4.68%) HTTP
7 9 (3.83%) Network Security
8 8 (3.40%) VPN
8 8 (3.40%) MPLS
9 7 (2.98%) SSL
9 7 (2.98%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.55%) NAS
10 6 (2.55%) LDAP
10 6 (2.55%) WAN
10 6 (2.55%) SAN
11 5 (2.13%) DWDM
11 5 (2.13%) LAN
11 5 (2.13%) SDH
11 5 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (1.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.51%) MySQL
2 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.85%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.85%) QlikView
5 2 (0.85%) Big Data
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.85%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (8.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.38%) JIRA
3 11 (4.68%) Selenium
4 10 (4.26%) Subversion
5 9 (3.83%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.83%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.55%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.55%) GCC
6 6 (2.55%) Ant
6 6 (2.55%) CruiseControl
7 5 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 5 (2.13%) JMeter
8 4 (1.70%) SCons
9 3 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.28%) QADirector
9 3 (1.28%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 31 (13.19%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Electronics
3 14 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.26%) Multimedia
5 8 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.28%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (19.57%) Software Engineer
2 43 (18.30%) Developer
3 38 (16.17%) Administrator
4 33 (14.04%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (11.06%) Consultant
6 22 (9.36%) Linux Administrator
7 21 (8.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.23%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
9 15 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 14 (5.96%) Architect
10 14 (5.96%) Support Engineer
11 12 (5.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.68%) Test Engineer
13 10 (4.26%) Tester
14 9 (3.83%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 9 (3.83%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
14 9 (3.83%) Implementation Consultant
14 9 (3.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 9 (3.83%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.21%) XML
2 18 (7.66%) HTML
2 18 (7.66%) J2EE
3 13 (5.53%) SOAP
4 11 (4.68%) CSS
5 10 (4.26%) Direct3D
5 10 (4.26%) OpenGL ES
5 10 (4.26%) OpenCL
5 10 (4.26%) STL
6 9 (3.83%) JSP
7 8 (3.40%) RESTful
8 7 (2.98%) Web Services
8 7 (2.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (2.55%) J2SE
10 5 (2.13%) OpenGL
10 5 (2.13%) DirectX
10 5 (2.13%) Direct3D Mobile
10 5 (2.13%) FastCGI
11 4 (1.70%) WSDL
12 3 (1.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.11%) Internet of Things
4 11 (4.68%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.26%) Clustering
6 8 (3.40%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.98%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.98%) PKI
8 6 (2.55%) Wiki
8 6 (2.55%) Open Source
8 6 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.13%) Verilog
9 5 (2.13%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (2.13%) User Experience
9 5 (2.13%) GPGPU
10 4 (1.70%) Statistics
10 4 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.70%) Replication
11 3 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 146 (62.13%) Linux
2 79 (33.62%) Windows
3 18 (7.66%) Solaris
4 12 (5.11%) Android
5 11 (4.68%) CentOS
5 11 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.83%) Debian
7 8 (3.40%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.98%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (2.13%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.13%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.70%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.28%) AIX
12 3 (1.28%) HPUX
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (20.85%) Software Engineering
3 40 (17.02%) Scrum
4 30 (12.77%) OO
5 25 (10.64%) Automated Testing
6 19 (8.09%) ITIL
6 19 (8.09%) TDD
7 18 (7.66%) Test Scripting
7 18 (7.66%) OOD
8 16 (6.81%) Manual Testing
8 16 (6.81%) Software Testing
9 15 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.96%) Project Management
11 13 (5.53%) Multithreading
12 12 (5.11%) Data Security
13 10 (4.26%) Network Management
13 10 (4.26%) UML
14 9 (3.83%) Workflow
14 9 (3.83%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 98 (41.70%) SQL
2 87 (37.02%) Java
3 83 (35.32%) Python
4 77 (32.77%) Perl
4 77 (32.77%) C++
5 39 (16.60%) C
6 30 (12.77%) PHP
6 30 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 26 (11.06%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.68%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.68%) Ruby
9 9 (3.83%) C#
10 5 (2.13%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.70%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.85%) R
12 2 (0.85%) VBA
12 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (23.83%) Degree
2 5 (2.13%) ISEB
3 4 (1.70%) RHCE
4 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) LPIC
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.85%) CCNP
5 2 (0.85%) CCNA
5 2 (0.85%) RHCA
6 1 (0.43%) CCIE
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.94%) QA
2 13 (5.53%) SLA
3 4 (1.70%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.83%) vSphere
4 5 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.70%) vCloud
6 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.85%) Xen
7 2 (0.85%) Postfix
7 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.85%) iptables
7 2 (0.85%) KVM
7 2 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) SCCM
1 10 (4.26%) Puppet
2 9 (3.83%) Nagios
3 8 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.98%) OPNET
4 7 (2.98%) Cacti
5 6 (2.55%) Ansible
5 6 (2.55%) OpenView
6 2 (0.85%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (20.43%) Oracle
2 28 (11.91%) Cisco
2 28 (11.91%) VMware
3 27 (11.49%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.79%) WorldPay
5 20 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.11%) Juniper
7 11 (4.68%) HP
8 9 (3.83%) Sun
9 8 (3.40%) Atlassian
9 8 (3.40%) Perforce
10 6 (2.55%) NetApp
11 5 (2.13%) EMC
11 5 (2.13%) SAP
12 4 (1.70%) Coverity
13 3 (1.28%) PTC
13 3 (1.28%) Autodesk
13 3 (1.28%) Sybase
14 2 (0.85%) Isilon
14 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
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