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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 37 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 123 136 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.77% 6.15% 9.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.87% 20.09% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 194
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £34,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £54,250
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
652 677 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.58% 30.59% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 547 559 747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £57,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +7 122 £45,000 +2.85% 17
Peterborough 0 4 £60,000 +29.72%
St Neots - 4 £60,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (57.25%) Linux
2 120 (47.06%) SQL
3 116 (45.49%) Java
4 96 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (36.08%) Windows
6 85 (33.33%) Python
7 80 (31.37%) C++
8 78 (30.59%) Software Engineering
9 76 (29.80%) Degree
10 69 (27.06%) Perl
11 67 (26.27%) Oracle
12 48 (18.82%) Computer Science
13 41 (16.08%) Finance
14 40 (15.69%) C
14 40 (15.69%) Internet
15 38 (14.90%) Microsoft
15 38 (14.90%) Tomcat
16 36 (14.12%) OO
16 36 (14.12%) JavaScript
17 32 (12.55%) Git (software)
18 31 (12.16%) XML
18 31 (12.16%) Cisco
19 29 (11.37%) Scrum
20 28 (10.98%) Apache
20 28 (10.98%) Solaris
21 27 (10.59%) Mathematics
22 26 (10.20%) PHP
22 26 (10.20%) HTML
23 25 (9.80%) OOD
24 24 (9.41%) QA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 38 (14.90%) Tomcat
2 28 (10.98%) Apache
3 10 (3.92%) IIS
4 7 (2.75%) JBoss
4 7 (2.75%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.35%) CloudStack
5 6 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.57%) Lync
7 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.78%) SAS
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.39%) Agresso
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.35%) SaaS
2 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.69%) Internet
2 23 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.24%) DNS
4 19 (7.45%) DHCP
5 11 (4.31%) iSCSI
5 11 (4.31%) NAS
6 10 (3.92%) Firewall
7 9 (3.53%) SAN
7 9 (3.53%) LAN
7 9 (3.53%) WAN
8 8 (3.14%) SMTP
8 8 (3.14%) SNMP
8 8 (3.14%) MPLS
9 7 (2.75%) FTP
9 7 (2.75%) HTTP
10 6 (2.35%) Intranet
10 6 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (2.35%) InfiniBand
11 5 (1.96%) DWDM
11 5 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.67%) MySQL
2 10 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.35%) Spotfire
3 6 (2.35%) QlikView
4 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.78%) Text Mining
7 2 (0.78%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.78%) Big Data
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 32 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.67%) JIRA
3 13 (5.10%) Selenium
3 13 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.71%) Subversion
5 10 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.14%) Ant
6 8 (3.14%) JUnit
6 8 (3.14%) TestNG
7 6 (2.35%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.96%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.96%) JMeter
9 4 (1.57%) Hudson
9 4 (1.57%) GCC
10 3 (1.18%) SCons
10 3 (1.18%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.78%) Maven
General
1 41 (16.08%) Finance
2 16 (6.27%) Electronics
3 11 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.92%) Multimedia
5 8 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.18%) Billing
7 3 (1.18%) Marketing
7 3 (1.18%) Games
7 3 (1.18%) Military
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (21.57%) Software Engineer
2 41 (16.08%) Developer
3 35 (13.73%) Administrator
4 28 (10.98%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (8.63%) Consultant
6 19 (7.45%) Analyst
7 18 (7.06%) Java Developer
7 18 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
8 16 (6.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 15 (5.88%) Junior
10 14 (5.49%) Support Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (4.71%) Java Engineer
13 11 (4.31%) Software Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Architect
14 10 (3.92%) UNIX Administrator
15 9 (3.53%) Implementation Consultant
15 9 (3.53%) Test Engineer
15 9 (3.53%) Applications Support
15 9 (3.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.16%) XML
2 26 (10.20%) HTML
3 17 (6.67%) CSS
4 14 (5.49%) J2EE
5 11 (4.31%) .NET
5 11 (4.31%) SOAP
6 10 (3.92%) Direct3D
6 10 (3.92%) OpenCL
6 10 (3.92%) OpenGL ES
7 9 (3.53%) JSP
8 6 (2.35%) STL
8 6 (2.35%) Web Services
9 5 (1.96%) OpenGL
9 5 (1.96%) DirectX
9 5 (1.96%) Direct3D Mobile
9 5 (1.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (1.57%) FastCGI
10 4 (1.57%) J2SE
11 3 (1.18%) CGI
11 3 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.82%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.59%) Mathematics
3 18 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 14 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.71%) Internet of Things
6 12 (4.71%) PKI
7 11 (4.31%) Wiki
7 11 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (3.53%) Open Source
9 8 (3.14%) Clustering
10 6 (2.35%) Statistics
10 6 (2.35%) User Experience
10 6 (2.35%) Informatics
11 5 (1.96%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.96%) GPGPU
11 5 (1.96%) Verilog
11 5 (1.96%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.57%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 146 (57.25%) Linux
2 92 (36.08%) Windows
3 28 (10.98%) Solaris
4 11 (4.31%) CentOS
5 10 (3.92%) Android
6 9 (3.53%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.35%) HPUX
9 5 (1.96%) AIX
10 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.18%) Debian
11 3 (1.18%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (30.59%) Software Engineering
3 36 (14.12%) OO
4 29 (11.37%) Scrum
5 25 (9.80%) OOD
6 21 (8.24%) Automated Testing
7 20 (7.84%) TDD
8 19 (7.45%) Test Scripting
9 18 (7.06%) ITIL
10 17 (6.67%) Manual Testing
11 15 (5.88%) Information Security
11 15 (5.88%) Workflow
11 15 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 14 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.49%) Software Testing
13 12 (4.71%) Multithreading
13 12 (4.71%) Data Protection
14 10 (3.92%) Network Management
14 10 (3.92%) Data Security
14 10 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (47.06%) SQL
2 116 (45.49%) Java
3 85 (33.33%) Python
4 80 (31.37%) C++
5 69 (27.06%) Perl
6 40 (15.69%) C
7 36 (14.12%) JavaScript
8 26 (10.20%) PHP
9 23 (9.02%) Bash Shell
10 21 (8.24%) C#
11 13 (5.10%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.92%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.53%) PL/SQL
14 8 (3.14%) Ruby
15 5 (1.96%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.96%) VBA
16 3 (1.18%) VBScript
17 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (29.80%) Degree
2 8 (3.14%) VCP4
3 7 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.57%) ISEB
5 2 (0.78%) CISSP
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.39%) MOS
6 1 (0.39%) MCP
6 1 (0.39%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) MCSA
6 1 (0.39%) CCNP
6 1 (0.39%) CCNA
6 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.41%) QA
2 13 (5.10%) SLA
3 11 (4.31%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.96%) vSphere
3 5 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.57%) Firmware
5 3 (1.18%) NFS
6 2 (0.78%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.78%) Xen
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.39%) Samba
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.92%) SCCM
2 9 (3.53%) Nagios
2 9 (3.53%) Puppet
3 7 (2.75%) OPNET
3 7 (2.75%) Cacti
4 6 (2.35%) OpenView
5 4 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.18%) Munin
7 2 (0.78%) Ansible
7 2 (0.78%) Salt
8 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (26.27%) Oracle
2 38 (14.90%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.16%) Cisco
4 23 (9.02%) VMware
5 17 (6.67%) Sun
6 14 (5.49%) HP
7 9 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.14%) Juniper
8 8 (3.14%) Perforce
8 8 (3.14%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.75%) EMC
10 6 (2.35%) Sybase
10 6 (2.35%) Isilon
11 4 (1.57%) Google
11 4 (1.57%) NetApp
12 3 (1.18%) Coverity
12 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.18%) SAP
12 3 (1.18%) Citrix
13 2 (0.78%) Tableau
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