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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 99 219 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.56% 9.06% 6.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.07% 29.36% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 140
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
616 746 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.39% 30.86% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 517 595 696
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -18 80 £45,000 +4.65% 10
Peterborough +15 14 £42,500 -26.08% 4
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
St Neots - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 139 (66.83%) Linux
2 84 (40.38%) Java
3 79 (37.98%) SQL
4 78 (37.50%) Python
5 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (30.29%) C++
7 62 (29.81%) Perl
8 56 (26.92%) Windows
9 50 (24.04%) Oracle
10 45 (21.63%) Tomcat
11 39 (18.75%) Scrum
12 37 (17.79%) C
13 33 (15.87%) Degree
14 32 (15.38%) Finance
15 31 (14.90%) Software Engineering
16 30 (14.42%) VMware
16 30 (14.42%) Solaris
17 29 (13.94%) OO
17 29 (13.94%) Bash Shell
18 28 (13.46%) Red Hat
19 25 (12.02%) J2EE
20 24 (11.54%) Apache
21 23 (11.06%) TCP/IP
21 23 (11.06%) Git (software)
22 22 (10.58%) Computer Science
22 22 (10.58%) DNS
23 21 (10.10%) WorldPay
24 20 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
25 19 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 19 (9.13%) TDD

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 45 (21.63%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.54%) Apache
3 10 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.40%) IIS
4 5 (2.40%) JBoss
4 5 (2.40%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.44%) Zope
5 3 (1.44%) Plone
5 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.96%) SAS
6 2 (0.96%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.06%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.58%) DNS
3 17 (8.17%) Internet
3 17 (8.17%) Firewall
4 12 (5.77%) DHCP
5 11 (5.29%) LDAP
6 9 (4.33%) HTTP
7 8 (3.85%) MPLS
7 8 (3.85%) Network Security
8 7 (3.37%) VPN
9 6 (2.88%) SSL
9 6 (2.88%) SAN
10 5 (2.40%) Intranet
10 5 (2.40%) SDH
10 5 (2.40%) WAN
10 5 (2.40%) DWDM
11 4 (1.92%) NAS
11 4 (1.92%) LAN
12 3 (1.44%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.17%) MySQL
2 11 (5.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.96%) Text Mining
4 2 (0.96%) Big Data
4 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.96%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.96%) QlikView
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (11.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.69%) JIRA
3 12 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.29%) Selenium
4 11 (5.29%) Subversion
5 6 (2.88%) CruiseControl
5 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.88%) GCC
6 5 (2.40%) Bugzilla
6 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.92%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.92%) SCons
8 3 (1.44%) QADirector
8 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.48%) TestNG
10 1 (0.48%) JMeter
10 1 (0.48%) Ant
10 1 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 32 (15.38%) Finance
2 13 (6.25%) Electronics
2 13 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.85%) Marketing
4 4 (1.92%) Automotive
5 2 (0.96%) Military
5 2 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (22.12%) Developer
2 35 (16.83%) Administrator
3 29 (13.94%) Software Engineer
4 28 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (10.58%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (9.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (9.13%) Architect
6 19 (9.13%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.65%) UNIX Administrator
8 14 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.25%) C++ Developer
10 12 (5.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.77%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Consultant
12 9 (4.33%) Tester
12 9 (4.33%) Analyst
13 8 (3.85%) Java Engineer
14 7 (3.37%) Linux Support
14 7 (3.37%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.02%) J2EE
2 19 (9.13%) XML
3 16 (7.69%) SOAP
4 13 (6.25%) STL
4 13 (6.25%) Web Services
5 12 (5.77%) HTML
5 12 (5.77%) J2SE
6 11 (5.29%) RESTful
7 7 (3.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (3.37%) Spring
7 7 (3.37%) JSP
8 6 (2.88%) CSS
9 5 (2.40%) WSDL
10 4 (1.92%) POSIX
10 4 (1.92%) REST
11 2 (0.96%) Direct3D
11 2 (0.96%) D3.js
11 2 (0.96%) FastCGI
11 2 (0.96%) OpenCL
11 2 (0.96%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.29%) Clustering
3 9 (4.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.37%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.37%) User Experience
5 6 (2.88%) PKI
5 6 (2.88%) Statistics
6 5 (2.40%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.92%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.92%) DTV
8 3 (1.44%) Physics
8 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Informatics
9 2 (0.96%) Wiki
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 139 (66.83%) Linux
2 56 (26.92%) Windows
3 30 (14.42%) Solaris
4 19 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.77%) Mac OS X
6 9 (4.33%) Debian
6 9 (4.33%) CentOS
6 9 (4.33%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.85%) Android
8 6 (2.88%) AIX
9 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.92%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.44%) HPUX
11 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.75%) Scrum
3 31 (14.90%) Software Engineering
4 29 (13.94%) OO
5 19 (9.13%) TDD
6 18 (8.65%) Multithreading
7 16 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 16 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 16 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 14 (6.73%) ITIL
8 14 (6.73%) UML
8 14 (6.73%) Project Management
9 11 (5.29%) OOD
9 11 (5.29%) SDLC
10 10 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.81%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.33%) Software Testing
11 9 (4.33%) Test Automation
11 9 (4.33%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (4.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.38%) Java
2 79 (37.98%) SQL
3 78 (37.50%) Python
4 63 (30.29%) C++
5 62 (29.81%) Perl
6 37 (17.79%) C
7 29 (13.94%) Bash Shell
8 17 (8.17%) PHP
9 14 (6.73%) JavaScript
10 11 (5.29%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.37%) Ruby
12 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.92%) C#
13 3 (1.44%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.44%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.96%) VBA
14 2 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (15.87%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) RHCE
3 5 (2.40%) ISEB
4 4 (1.92%) RHCA
4 4 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.44%) LPIC
5 3 (1.44%) PhD
6 2 (0.96%) CCNP
6 2 (0.96%) CCNA
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) CCIE
7 1 (0.48%) CISSP
7 1 (0.48%) CISA
7 1 (0.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.73%) QA
2 10 (4.81%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.33%) vSphere
3 7 (3.37%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.40%) vCloud
5 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.96%) Postfix
6 2 (0.96%) Firmware
6 2 (0.96%) Xen
6 2 (0.96%) KVM
6 2 (0.96%) iptables
6 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) Puppet
2 11 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.37%) Ansible
3 7 (3.37%) Nagios
3 7 (3.37%) OPNET
3 7 (3.37%) Cacti
4 6 (2.88%) OpenView
5 4 (1.92%) SCCM
6 3 (1.44%) Salt
7 2 (0.96%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (24.04%) Oracle
2 30 (14.42%) VMware
3 28 (13.46%) Red Hat
4 21 (10.10%) WorldPay
5 19 (9.13%) Cisco
6 14 (6.73%) Juniper
6 14 (6.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.81%) Sun
8 9 (4.33%) HP
8 9 (4.33%) Atlassian
8 9 (4.33%) Perforce
9 7 (3.37%) NetApp
10 6 (2.88%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.92%) Autodesk
11 4 (1.92%) SAP
11 4 (1.92%) PTC
11 4 (1.92%) Coverity
12 3 (1.44%) EMC
12 3 (1.44%) IBM
13 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
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