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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 201 163 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.13% 6.86% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.45% 21.06% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 127 121
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £53,800 £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
760 774 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.74% 32.56% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 603 680 711
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 177 £43,500 +6.09% 21
Peterborough +3 1 £57,500 +27.77% 2
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 191 (53.80%) Linux
2 143 (40.28%) Java
3 141 (39.72%) SQL
4 134 (37.75%) Perl
5 120 (33.80%) Python
6 94 (26.48%) Degree
7 91 (25.63%) Oracle
8 84 (23.66%) Windows
9 80 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (18.31%) OO
11 64 (18.03%) Red Hat
12 63 (17.75%) Internet
12 63 (17.75%) Tomcat
13 62 (17.46%) Software Engineering
14 59 (16.62%) Solaris
15 56 (15.77%) Finance
16 55 (15.49%) Computer Science
16 55 (15.49%) Git (software)
17 50 (14.08%) QA
18 49 (13.80%) Sun
19 46 (12.96%) Bash Shell
20 44 (12.39%) Mathematics
21 38 (10.70%) C
21 38 (10.70%) CentOS
21 38 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 37 (10.42%) C++
23 36 (10.14%) Shell Script
24 35 (9.86%) MySQL
25 34 (9.58%) Sybase
25 34 (9.58%) ITIL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (17.75%) Tomcat
2 27 (7.61%) Apache
3 13 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.25%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.25%) CloudStack
5 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.85%) IIS
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) Documentum
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (2.82%) MS Office
2 7 (1.97%) Simulink
3 4 (1.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.85%) Route 53
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (17.75%) Internet
2 19 (5.35%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.38%) Firewall
4 10 (2.82%) SSL
5 8 (2.25%) DNS
5 8 (2.25%) Intranet
6 6 (1.69%) WAN
7 5 (1.41%) 3GPP
7 5 (1.41%) SAN
7 5 (1.41%) VPN
7 5 (1.41%) LTE
8 4 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.13%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (1.13%) Network Security
8 4 (1.13%) BGP
8 4 (1.13%) DHCP
8 4 (1.13%) OSPF
8 4 (1.13%) LDAP
9 3 (0.85%) 2G
9 3 (0.85%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.86%) MySQL
2 17 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.13%) DB2
6 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.85%) TKPROF
7 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.56%) Big Data
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 55 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.17%) JIRA
2 29 (8.17%) Subversion
3 16 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (4.23%) Selenium
5 7 (1.97%) Bugzilla
5 7 (1.97%) FitNesse
6 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (1.13%) Maven
8 3 (0.85%) JUnit
9 2 (0.56%) TestNG
9 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.28%) Valgrind
10 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.28%) SCons
10 1 (0.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 56 (15.77%) Finance
2 31 (8.73%) Electronics
3 27 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.61%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.51%) Marketing
5 7 (1.97%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.41%) Military
7 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (19.44%) Developer
2 60 (16.90%) Support Engineer
3 59 (16.62%) Systems Administrator
4 55 (15.49%) Administrator
5 40 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 38 (10.70%) Java Developer
7 35 (9.86%) Applications Support
8 27 (7.61%) UNIX Administrator
9 26 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
10 25 (7.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 25 (7.04%) Technical Support
10 25 (7.04%) Senior Developer
11 23 (6.48%) Senior Support Engineer
12 22 (6.20%) Technical Engineer
12 22 (6.20%) Technical Support Engineer
13 20 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (5.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 19 (5.35%) Analyst
15 18 (5.07%) Software Developer
16 15 (4.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.30%) J2EE
2 31 (8.73%) HTML
3 20 (5.63%) XML
4 13 (3.66%) CSS
5 11 (3.10%) jQuery
6 10 (2.82%) JSON
7 9 (2.54%) Ajax
8 8 (2.25%) CGI
8 8 (2.25%) JSP
8 8 (2.25%) Struts
8 8 (2.25%) .NET
9 6 (1.69%) Web Services
10 5 (1.41%) OpenGL
10 5 (1.41%) DirectX
10 5 (1.41%) OpenCL
10 5 (1.41%) OpenGL ES
10 5 (1.41%) Direct3D
11 4 (1.13%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.13%) J2SE
12 3 (0.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 44 (12.39%) Mathematics
3 21 (5.92%) Wiki
4 19 (5.35%) Cryptography
5 16 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.23%) Informatics
7 14 (3.94%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (3.66%) PKI
9 12 (3.38%) Open Source
9 12 (3.38%) Firmware
9 12 (3.38%) DTV
10 6 (1.69%) Statistics
10 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.41%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.41%) GPGPU
12 4 (1.13%) Streaming Media
12 4 (1.13%) Handset
12 4 (1.13%) Clustering
12 4 (1.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 191 (53.80%) Linux
2 84 (23.66%) Windows
3 59 (16.62%) Solaris
4 38 (10.70%) CentOS
4 38 (10.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.97%) Debian
6 7 (1.97%) Android
6 7 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.41%) AIX
8 3 (0.85%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.85%) SUSE
9 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) HPUX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (18.31%) OO
3 62 (17.46%) Software Engineering
4 34 (9.58%) ITIL
4 34 (9.58%) OOD
5 33 (9.30%) Scrum
6 28 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 26 (7.32%) Bioinformatics
8 24 (6.76%) Test Automation
9 22 (6.20%) DevOps
10 18 (5.07%) TDD
10 18 (5.07%) Software Testing
11 15 (4.23%) Information Security
12 14 (3.94%) Configuration Management
12 14 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (3.66%) Multithreading
13 13 (3.66%) Product Management
13 13 (3.66%) Test Scripting
14 12 (3.38%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 143 (40.28%) Java
2 141 (39.72%) SQL
3 134 (37.75%) Perl
4 120 (33.80%) Python
5 46 (12.96%) Bash Shell
6 38 (10.70%) C
7 37 (10.42%) C++
8 36 (10.14%) Shell Script
9 25 (7.04%) JavaScript
10 23 (6.48%) C#
11 18 (5.07%) Bourne shell
12 12 (3.38%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.10%) PHP
14 7 (1.97%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.97%) Ruby
15 5 (1.41%) AWK
16 4 (1.13%) Korn
17 2 (0.56%) R
17 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 94 (26.48%) Degree
2 13 (3.66%) ISEB
3 10 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.82%) PhD
4 7 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.97%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.13%) CCNA
5 4 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.13%) RHCE
6 2 (0.56%) CISSP
6 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.28%) MCP
7 1 (0.28%) MCSE
7 1 (0.28%) MCSA
7 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MBA
7 1 (0.28%) GIAC
7 1 (0.28%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (14.08%) QA
2 13 (3.66%) ISO 9000
3 7 (1.97%) SLA
4 6 (1.69%) JTAG
5 4 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) TickIT
6 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.85%) NFS
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.85%) KVM
4 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (4.79%) Puppet
2 11 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.13%) Nessus
4 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.85%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.28%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 91 (25.63%) Oracle
2 64 (18.03%) Red Hat
3 49 (13.80%) Sun
4 34 (9.58%) Sybase
5 19 (5.35%) Microsoft
5 19 (5.35%) Atlassian
6 18 (5.07%) VMware
7 13 (3.66%) IBM
8 12 (3.38%) SAP
8 12 (3.38%) HP
9 11 (3.10%) Perforce
10 8 (2.25%) Dell
10 8 (2.25%) NetApp
10 8 (2.25%) Symantec
11 4 (1.13%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.13%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.13%) Qualys
11 4 (1.13%) F5
11 4 (1.13%) Juniper
12 3 (0.85%) Hitachi
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