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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 42 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 126 139 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.17% 6.16% 7.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.60% 17.80% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 155
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £30,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
759 781 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.13% 34.60% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 613 663 750
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -7 114 £45,000 +15.38% 19
Peterborough +4 1 £57,500 +82.82% 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 180 (52.33%) Linux
2 164 (47.67%) Java
3 135 (39.24%) SQL
4 122 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (33.14%) Python
6 106 (30.81%) Perl
7 93 (27.03%) Degree
8 91 (26.45%) Oracle
9 88 (25.58%) Software Engineering
10 83 (24.13%) Windows
11 70 (20.35%) OO
12 66 (19.19%) Tomcat
13 63 (18.31%) Internet
14 59 (17.15%) Computer Science
15 58 (16.86%) Finance
16 56 (16.28%) Git (software)
17 54 (15.70%) QA
17 54 (15.70%) Solaris
18 53 (15.41%) Red Hat
18 53 (15.41%) Mathematics
19 47 (13.66%) C++
20 46 (13.37%) C
21 43 (12.50%) Sun
22 42 (12.21%) OOD
22 42 (12.21%) Bash Shell
23 35 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 31 (9.01%) CentOS
24 31 (9.01%) Electronics
24 31 (9.01%) HTML
24 31 (9.01%) ITIL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 66 (19.19%) Tomcat
2 26 (7.56%) Apache
3 11 (3.20%) CloudStack
3 11 (3.20%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.87%) IIS
7 2 (0.58%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) MS Office
2 7 (2.03%) Simulink
3 1 (0.29%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.87%) Route 53
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (18.31%) Internet
2 20 (5.81%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.49%) DNS
4 10 (2.91%) Intranet
4 10 (2.91%) Firewall
5 8 (2.33%) WAN
6 7 (2.03%) DHCP
7 6 (1.74%) SSL
8 5 (1.45%) 3GPP
8 5 (1.45%) VPN
8 5 (1.45%) OSPF
8 5 (1.45%) BGP
8 5 (1.45%) NAS
9 4 (1.16%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (1.16%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.16%) VLAN
9 4 (1.16%) IPv6
9 4 (1.16%) VoIP
10 3 (0.87%) 3G
10 3 (0.87%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.14%) MySQL
2 11 (3.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.74%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.16%) DB2
6 3 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.29%) HBase
8 1 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 56 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.43%) JIRA
3 26 (7.56%) Subversion
4 16 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (3.78%) Selenium
6 11 (3.20%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.33%) Maven
7 8 (2.33%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.45%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.16%) JUnit
10 3 (0.87%) TestNG
10 3 (0.87%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.29%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 58 (16.86%) Finance
2 31 (9.01%) Electronics
3 26 (7.56%) Manufacturing
4 24 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.36%) Marketing
6 10 (2.91%) Multimedia
7 8 (2.33%) Military
8 5 (1.45%) Billing
9 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (18.90%) Developer
2 56 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 54 (15.70%) Systems Administrator
4 47 (13.66%) Administrator
5 46 (13.37%) Software Engineer
6 41 (11.92%) Java Developer
7 36 (10.47%) Applications Support
8 26 (7.56%) UNIX Administrator
9 23 (6.69%) Senior Developer
10 22 (6.40%) Linux Administrator
11 21 (6.10%) Analyst
11 21 (6.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 20 (5.81%) Senior Support Engineer
12 20 (5.81%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (5.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 18 (5.23%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (4.94%) Technical Support
15 16 (4.65%) Junior
16 15 (4.36%) Software Developer
16 15 (4.36%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.01%) HTML
2 23 (6.69%) XML
3 22 (6.40%) J2EE
4 10 (2.91%) CGI
5 9 (2.62%) CSS
5 9 (2.62%) Web Services
6 8 (2.33%) jQuery
6 8 (2.33%) Struts
6 8 (2.33%) JSP
6 8 (2.33%) .NET
7 6 (1.74%) JSON
7 6 (1.74%) Spring
8 5 (1.45%) OpenGL
8 5 (1.45%) DirectX
8 5 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (1.45%) Ajax
8 5 (1.45%) Direct3D
8 5 (1.45%) OpenCL
8 5 (1.45%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (1.45%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.15%) Computer Science
2 53 (15.41%) Mathematics
3 28 (8.14%) Wiki
4 22 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.81%) Cryptography
6 18 (5.23%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (4.94%) PKI
8 15 (4.36%) Informatics
9 11 (3.20%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.20%) DTV
10 9 (2.62%) Open Source
11 7 (2.03%) Firmware
12 6 (1.74%) Statistics
12 6 (1.74%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.45%) LIMS
13 5 (1.45%) GIS
13 5 (1.45%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.45%) Streaming Media
13 5 (1.45%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 180 (52.33%) Linux
2 83 (24.13%) Windows
3 54 (15.70%) Solaris
4 35 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (9.01%) CentOS
6 27 (7.85%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.03%) Debian
7 7 (2.03%) Android
8 5 (1.45%) AIX
9 4 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.87%) SUSE
10 3 (0.87%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.58%) HPUX
12 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (25.58%) Software Engineering
3 70 (20.35%) OO
4 42 (12.21%) OOD
5 31 (9.01%) ITIL
6 28 (8.14%) E-Commerce
7 26 (7.56%) Scrum
8 23 (6.69%) DevOps
9 22 (6.40%) Test Automation
10 20 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 19 (5.52%) Information Security
12 17 (4.94%) Bioinformatics
13 16 (4.65%) Multithreading
14 13 (3.78%) TDD
14 13 (3.78%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.78%) Test Scripting
15 12 (3.49%) Software Testing
15 12 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (3.20%) Programme Management
16 11 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 164 (47.67%) Java
2 135 (39.24%) SQL
3 114 (33.14%) Python
4 106 (30.81%) Perl
5 47 (13.66%) C++
6 46 (13.37%) C
7 42 (12.21%) Bash Shell
8 31 (9.01%) Shell Script
9 29 (8.43%) C#
10 20 (5.81%) JavaScript
11 16 (4.65%) Bourne shell
12 10 (2.91%) PHP
13 7 (2.03%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.03%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.45%) AWK
14 5 (1.45%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.45%) Korn
15 4 (1.16%) Ruby
16 2 (0.58%) R
17 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 93 (27.03%) Degree
2 12 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.20%) ISEB
4 10 (2.91%) PhD
5 6 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.45%) CCNA
6 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.16%) MOS
7 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.16%) RHCE
7 4 (1.16%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.16%) MCP
7 4 (1.16%) MCSE
7 4 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.29%) GIAC
8 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.70%) QA
2 17 (4.94%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.74%) JTAG
4 4 (1.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) TickIT
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.16%) NFS
4 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.29%) Samba
6 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 18 (5.23%) Puppet
2 11 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (1.16%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.58%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 91 (26.45%) Oracle
2 53 (15.41%) Red Hat
3 43 (12.50%) Sun
4 28 (8.14%) Sybase
5 26 (7.56%) Microsoft
6 16 (4.65%) Atlassian
7 15 (4.36%) IBM
8 12 (3.49%) HP
8 12 (3.49%) VMware
9 11 (3.20%) SAP
10 10 (2.91%) Dell
10 10 (2.91%) Perforce
11 6 (1.74%) Symantec
12 5 (1.45%) Cisco
13 4 (1.16%) Google
13 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.16%) Apple
13 4 (1.16%) Remedy
13 4 (1.16%) Nokia
14 3 (0.87%) MKS
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