The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 40 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 156 225 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.10% 7.96% 8.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.58% 22.84% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 118 189 231
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,644 £32,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
758 985 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.63% 34.83% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 623 857 920
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 £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 127 £42,500 - 29
Peterborough -1 4 £46,250 +42.30% 2
Huntingdon +7 2 £45,000 +20.00%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 200 (64.10%) Linux
2 142 (45.51%) SQL
3 124 (39.74%) Perl
4 121 (38.78%) Degree
5 119 (38.14%) Java
6 100 (32.05%) Oracle
7 86 (27.56%) Windows
8 73 (23.40%) OO
9 68 (21.79%) Python
10 63 (20.19%) Solaris
11 62 (19.87%) Finance
12 58 (18.59%) Sun
13 56 (17.95%) Internet
14 55 (17.63%) Software Engineering
15 54 (17.31%) Tomcat
16 53 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (16.67%) C
18 44 (14.10%) Sybase
19 42 (13.46%) C++
19 42 (13.46%) Relational Database
20 40 (12.82%) Computer Science
21 39 (12.50%) Red Hat
22 36 (11.54%) Telecoms
22 36 (11.54%) OOD
23 34 (10.90%) Mathematics
24 32 (10.26%) QA
25 31 (9.94%) OOP
25 31 (9.94%) J2EE
26 30 (9.62%) Subversion
27 26 (8.33%) PL/SQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 54 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 22 (7.05%) Apache
3 21 (6.73%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.28%) IIS
5 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.96%) Lync
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.64%) Documentum
6 2 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Simulink
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.64%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (17.95%) Internet
2 21 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.53%) Firewall
4 9 (2.88%) Wireless
4 9 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (2.88%) VPN
4 9 (2.88%) Intranet
5 7 (2.24%) SSL
5 7 (2.24%) SAN
6 6 (1.92%) HTTP
7 5 (1.60%) DNS
7 5 (1.60%) Network Security
8 4 (1.28%) LTE
8 4 (1.28%) RTP
8 4 (1.28%) DHCP
8 4 (1.28%) LDAP
9 3 (0.96%) 3GPP
9 3 (0.96%) 3G
9 3 (0.96%) 2G
10 2 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.46%) Relational Database
2 17 (5.45%) MySQL
3 12 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.53%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.24%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.28%) IDOL
8 4 (1.28%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.96%) Big Data
10 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.32%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (9.62%) Subversion
2 21 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.56%) Selenium
4 4 (1.28%) JIRA
4 4 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.28%) Toad
4 4 (1.28%) ProC
4 4 (1.28%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.96%) FitNesse
5 3 (0.96%) JMeter
6 2 (0.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.64%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.32%) SCons
7 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.32%) Hudson
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) QADirector
General
1 62 (19.87%) Finance
2 36 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.49%) Advertising
4 11 (3.53%) Electronics
5 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.28%) Military
7 3 (0.96%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 103 (33.01%) Developer
2 39 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 38 (12.18%) Java Developer
4 37 (11.86%) Administrator
5 35 (11.22%) Support Engineer
6 34 (10.90%) Senior Developer
6 34 (10.90%) Consultant
7 27 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (7.05%) Software Developer
9 20 (6.41%) UNIX Administrator
10 17 (5.45%) Applications Support
10 17 (5.45%) Technical Support
11 16 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (4.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 15 (4.81%) Technical Support Engineer
12 15 (4.81%) Technical Engineer
13 13 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
13 13 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 13 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.94%) J2EE
2 26 (8.33%) CGI
3 15 (4.81%) HTML
4 13 (4.17%) CSS
5 12 (3.85%) Java EE
6 11 (3.53%) XML
7 10 (3.21%) JSON
8 8 (2.56%) jQuery
8 8 (2.56%) Web Services
9 7 (2.24%) REST
9 7 (2.24%) Ajax
10 6 (1.92%) SOAP
11 5 (1.60%) DOM
12 4 (1.28%) JSP
12 4 (1.28%) Servlets
13 3 (0.96%) J2SE
14 2 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
14 2 (0.64%) Middleware
14 2 (0.64%) JRules
14 2 (0.64%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 34 (10.90%) Mathematics
3 22 (7.05%) Open Source
4 21 (6.73%) GIS
4 21 (6.73%) Device Driver
5 11 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.21%) Firmware
6 10 (3.21%) Biology
7 9 (2.88%) Cryptography
7 9 (2.88%) Informatics
8 5 (1.60%) CESG
8 5 (1.60%) Clustering
8 5 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.60%) Wiki
9 4 (1.28%) PKI
9 4 (1.28%) Handset
10 3 (0.96%) ASIC
10 3 (0.96%) DTV
10 3 (0.96%) VHDL
10 3 (0.96%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 200 (64.10%) Linux
2 86 (27.56%) Windows
3 63 (20.19%) Solaris
4 21 (6.73%) CentOS
4 21 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (4.81%) Ubuntu
6 13 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.92%) HPUX
9 5 (1.60%) Debian
10 4 (1.28%) Android
10 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.64%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.64%) SUSE
11 2 (0.64%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.40%) OO
2 55 (17.63%) Software Engineering
3 53 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (11.54%) OOD
5 31 (9.94%) OOP
6 26 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 25 (8.01%) Asset Management
7 25 (8.01%) Multithreading
8 24 (7.69%) Scrum
9 23 (7.37%) Software Testing
10 22 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (6.73%) Bioinformatics
11 21 (6.73%) Six Sigma
12 16 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 16 (5.13%) TDD
13 15 (4.81%) Performance Management
14 13 (4.17%) Business Analysis
14 13 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (3.85%) Automated Testing
16 11 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 142 (45.51%) SQL
2 124 (39.74%) Perl
3 119 (38.14%) Java
4 68 (21.79%) Python
5 52 (16.67%) C
6 42 (13.46%) C++
7 26 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 25 (8.01%) Shell Script
9 23 (7.37%) JavaScript
10 18 (5.77%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.53%) C#
12 10 (3.21%) Bourne shell
13 8 (2.56%) Ruby
13 8 (2.56%) PHP
14 4 (1.28%) OCaml
15 3 (0.96%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.96%) AWK
16 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.64%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 121 (38.78%) Degree
2 6 (1.92%) ISEB
3 4 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.96%) PhD
5 2 (0.64%) CISSP
5 2 (0.64%) RHCE
5 2 (0.64%) GSEC
6 1 (0.32%) MCTS
6 1 (0.32%) MCITP
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) CCNP
6 1 (0.32%) CCNA
6 1 (0.32%) MCP
6 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.26%) QA
2 8 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.92%) SLA
4 5 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.60%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.28%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.64%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.24%) XenServer
2 7 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.28%) KVM
5 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.64%) NFS
6 1 (0.32%) NDS
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Puppet
2 5 (1.60%) Nessus
2 5 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (1.60%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.64%) Control-M
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
4 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 100 (32.05%) Oracle
2 58 (18.59%) Sun
3 44 (14.10%) Sybase
4 39 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 22 (7.05%) VMware
6 14 (4.49%) HP
7 12 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 10 (3.21%) Juniper
8 10 (3.21%) Symantec
9 8 (2.56%) Sourcefire
9 8 (2.56%) Fortinet
9 8 (2.56%) Qualys
9 8 (2.56%) F5
10 6 (1.92%) 3PAR
10 6 (1.92%) NetApp
11 4 (1.28%) BEA
11 4 (1.28%) Hitachi
11 4 (1.28%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.96%) MKS
12 3 (0.96%) Perforce
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent + bens
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
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World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £53000 per annum + including benefits
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