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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 108 173 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.21% 7.09% 7.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.06% 23.76% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 119 161
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
633 728 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.54% 29.82% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 542 581 789
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 May 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 22 May 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 -3 95 £45,000 +7.78% 13
Peterborough - 9 £42,500 - 2
St Neots - 1 £45,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 151 (64.53%) Linux
2 89 (38.03%) Java
2 89 (38.03%) SQL
3 83 (35.47%) Python
4 80 (34.19%) C++
5 76 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (31.20%) Perl
7 72 (30.77%) Windows
8 52 (22.22%) Degree
9 46 (19.66%) Oracle
9 46 (19.66%) Software Engineering
10 44 (18.80%) C
11 42 (17.95%) Tomcat
12 41 (17.52%) Scrum
13 37 (15.81%) Computer Science
14 33 (14.10%) Bash Shell
15 30 (12.82%) Finance
16 29 (12.39%) Internet
16 29 (12.39%) OO
17 28 (11.97%) Microsoft
17 28 (11.97%) VMware
18 25 (10.68%) Automated Testing
18 25 (10.68%) TCP/IP
19 24 (10.26%) Cisco
19 24 (10.26%) Red Hat
19 24 (10.26%) Solaris
19 24 (10.26%) PHP
20 23 (9.83%) DNS
21 22 (9.40%) XML
22 21 (8.97%) Electronics

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 20 (8.55%) Apache
3 10 (4.27%) IIS
4 7 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.99%) JBoss
5 5 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.14%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.28%) Zope
6 3 (1.28%) Plone
6 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.85%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.85%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.39%) Internet
2 25 (10.68%) TCP/IP
3 23 (9.83%) DNS
4 16 (6.84%) Firewall
4 16 (6.84%) DHCP
5 11 (4.70%) HTTP
6 9 (3.85%) LDAP
7 8 (3.42%) Network Security
7 8 (3.42%) MPLS
8 7 (2.99%) VPN
9 6 (2.56%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.56%) WAN
9 6 (2.56%) SSL
10 5 (2.14%) SAN
10 5 (2.14%) DWDM
10 5 (2.14%) LAN
10 5 (2.14%) SDH
10 5 (2.14%) NAS
11 4 (1.71%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (1.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.12%) MySQL
2 8 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.85%) Big Data
4 2 (0.85%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.85%) QlikView
4 2 (0.85%) Text Mining
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.84%) JIRA
3 11 (4.70%) Selenium
4 10 (4.27%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.85%) Subversion
6 7 (2.99%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.56%) GCC
7 6 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.56%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.14%) Ant
8 5 (2.14%) Bugzilla
8 5 (2.14%) JMeter
9 4 (1.71%) SCons
9 4 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.28%) QADirector
10 3 (1.28%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.43%) JUnit
12 1 (0.43%) TestNG
General
1 30 (12.82%) Finance
2 21 (8.97%) Electronics
3 14 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.27%) Multimedia
5 9 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.42%) Marketing
7 4 (1.71%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (19.23%) Software Engineer
1 45 (19.23%) Developer
2 37 (15.81%) Administrator
3 34 (14.53%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (9.83%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (9.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.55%) Consultant
7 18 (7.69%) Architect
8 17 (7.26%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.41%) UNIX Administrator
10 14 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 12 (5.13%) C++ Developer
12 12 (5.13%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (4.70%) Test Engineer
14 10 (4.27%) Tester
15 9 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 9 (3.85%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 9 (3.85%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.40%) XML
2 20 (8.55%) J2EE
3 16 (6.84%) HTML
4 13 (5.56%) SOAP
5 12 (5.13%) STL
6 10 (4.27%) Direct3D
6 10 (4.27%) RESTful
6 10 (4.27%) OpenCL
6 10 (4.27%) OpenGL ES
6 10 (4.27%) Web Services
7 9 (3.85%) J2SE
8 8 (3.42%) CSS
9 7 (2.99%) JSP
9 7 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (2.14%) OpenGL
10 5 (2.14%) DirectX
10 5 (2.14%) Spring
10 5 (2.14%) Direct3D Mobile
11 4 (1.71%) FastCGI
11 4 (1.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.81%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.98%) Mathematics
4 13 (5.56%) Internet of Things
5 11 (4.70%) Clustering
6 9 (3.85%) PKI
7 8 (3.42%) Cryptography
8 7 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.56%) User Experience
9 6 (2.56%) Statistics
10 5 (2.14%) Verilog
10 5 (2.14%) Device Driver
10 5 (2.14%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.14%) GPGPU
10 5 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.71%) DTV
12 3 (1.28%) Wiki
12 3 (1.28%) Open Source
12 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 151 (64.53%) Linux
2 72 (30.77%) Windows
3 24 (10.26%) Solaris
4 15 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.70%) Android
6 10 (4.27%) CentOS
7 9 (3.85%) Debian
8 8 (3.42%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.42%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.99%) AIX
9 7 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.99%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.14%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.71%) HPUX
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.66%) Software Engineering
3 41 (17.52%) Scrum
4 29 (12.39%) OO
5 25 (10.68%) Automated Testing
6 17 (7.26%) Test Scripting
6 17 (7.26%) TDD
7 16 (6.84%) Service Delivery
7 16 (6.84%) ITIL
8 15 (6.41%) Multithreading
8 15 (6.41%) Software Testing
9 14 (5.98%) Data Security
9 14 (5.98%) Project Management
9 14 (5.98%) Manual Testing
10 13 (5.56%) OOD
11 12 (5.13%) UML
12 10 (4.27%) Load Balancing
13 9 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.85%) Unit Testing
13 9 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 89 (38.03%) Java
1 89 (38.03%) SQL
2 83 (35.47%) Python
3 80 (34.19%) C++
4 73 (31.20%) Perl
5 44 (18.80%) C
6 33 (14.10%) Bash Shell
7 24 (10.26%) PHP
8 19 (8.12%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.70%) Ruby
10 10 (4.27%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.27%) C#
11 6 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.14%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.85%) R
13 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.85%) VBA
13 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.85%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 52 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.56%) ISEB
2 6 (2.56%) RHCE
3 4 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.71%) RHCA
4 3 (1.28%) LPIC
4 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.85%) PhD
5 2 (0.85%) CCNP
5 2 (0.85%) CCNA
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CISSP
6 1 (0.43%) CCIE
6 1 (0.43%) CISA
6 1 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.69%) QA
2 14 (5.98%) SLA
3 4 (1.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.27%) vSphere
3 7 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.14%) vCloud
5 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) iptables
6 2 (0.85%) KVM
6 2 (0.85%) Postfix
6 2 (0.85%) Xen
6 2 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.70%) Puppet
2 10 (4.27%) SCCM
3 9 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.99%) Nagios
4 7 (2.99%) OPNET
4 7 (2.99%) Cacti
4 7 (2.99%) Ansible
5 6 (2.56%) OpenView
6 2 (0.85%) Salt
6 2 (0.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 46 (19.66%) Oracle
2 28 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.97%) VMware
3 24 (10.26%) Cisco
3 24 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 20 (8.55%) WorldPay
5 14 (5.98%) Juniper
6 10 (4.27%) Atlassian
6 10 (4.27%) HP
7 9 (3.85%) Perforce
8 7 (2.99%) NetApp
8 7 (2.99%) Sun
9 4 (1.71%) Coverity
9 4 (1.71%) PTC
9 4 (1.71%) SAP
9 4 (1.71%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.71%) Autodesk
9 4 (1.71%) EMC
10 3 (1.28%) IBM
11 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
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