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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 146 152 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.82% 6.88% 9.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.25% 19.46% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76 112 202
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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
800 781 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.89% 35.36% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 620 638 769
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 £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -4 135 £43,000 +14.66% 25
Peterborough +2 3 £42,500 +35.13% 2
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 183 (52.59%) Java
2 180 (51.72%) Linux
3 146 (41.95%) SQL
4 138 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (32.47%) Python
6 109 (31.32%) Software Engineering
7 105 (30.17%) Degree
8 100 (28.74%) Perl
9 99 (28.45%) Oracle
10 94 (27.01%) Windows
11 75 (21.55%) OO
12 73 (20.98%) Internet
13 67 (19.25%) Computer Science
14 66 (18.97%) Tomcat
15 65 (18.68%) Finance
16 63 (18.10%) C++
17 60 (17.24%) Mathematics
18 57 (16.38%) Git (software)
19 56 (16.09%) Solaris
20 54 (15.52%) QA
21 52 (14.94%) C
22 45 (12.93%) OOD
22 45 (12.93%) Red Hat
23 43 (12.36%) Sun
24 40 (11.49%) Bash Shell
25 39 (11.21%) C#
26 37 (10.63%) HTML
27 34 (9.77%) ITIL
28 33 (9.48%) Apache
28 33 (9.48%) JIRA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 66 (18.97%) Tomcat
2 33 (9.48%) Apache
3 15 (4.31%) OpenStack
3 15 (4.31%) CloudStack
4 5 (1.44%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.57%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (3.16%) MS Office
2 5 (1.44%) Simulink
3 1 (0.29%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.86%) Route 53
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.98%) Internet
2 19 (5.46%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.45%) Intranet
4 10 (2.87%) Firewall
4 10 (2.87%) DNS
5 9 (2.59%) WAN
6 8 (2.30%) SSL
7 7 (2.01%) NAS
8 6 (1.72%) DHCP
9 5 (1.44%) VPN
9 5 (1.44%) OSPF
9 5 (1.44%) BGP
10 4 (1.15%) VLAN
10 4 (1.15%) VoIP
10 4 (1.15%) HTTP
10 4 (1.15%) IPv6
10 4 (1.15%) LAN
10 4 (1.15%) 3GPP
10 4 (1.15%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.47%) MySQL
2 10 (2.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.15%) DB2
6 4 (1.15%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.15%) QlikView
7 3 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.29%) HBase
9 1 (0.29%) Big Data
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.48%) JIRA
3 32 (9.20%) Subversion
4 16 (4.60%) Selenium
4 16 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.30%) Maven
6 8 (2.30%) JUnit
7 7 (2.01%) TestNG
7 7 (2.01%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.72%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.72%) TestLink
9 5 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (1.15%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.86%) Hudson
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.57%) Ant
13 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.29%) Valgrind
General
1 65 (18.68%) Finance
2 30 (8.62%) Electronics
3 22 (6.32%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.74%) Marketing
6 10 (2.87%) Multimedia
7 9 (2.59%) Military
8 7 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.72%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (18.68%) Developer
2 56 (16.09%) Software Engineer
3 53 (15.23%) Systems Administrator
4 47 (13.51%) Administrator
5 42 (12.07%) Support Engineer
6 41 (11.78%) Java Developer
7 34 (9.77%) Applications Support
8 32 (9.20%) Analyst
9 24 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
10 21 (6.03%) Senior Developer
10 21 (6.03%) Linux Administrator
11 20 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 20 (5.75%) Junior
12 16 (4.60%) Support Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) Senior Support Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
12 16 (4.60%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.60%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.63%) HTML
2 32 (9.20%) XML
3 17 (4.89%) J2EE
4 15 (4.31%) .NET
5 14 (4.02%) CSS
6 12 (3.45%) CGI
7 10 (2.87%) Web Services
8 8 (2.30%) Struts
8 8 (2.30%) JSP
8 8 (2.30%) jQuery
9 7 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (1.72%) Spring
10 6 (1.72%) JSON
11 5 (1.44%) Ajax
11 5 (1.44%) Direct3D
11 5 (1.44%) OpenCL
11 5 (1.44%) OpenGL ES
11 5 (1.44%) OpenGL
11 5 (1.44%) DirectX
11 5 (1.44%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.25%) Computer Science
2 60 (17.24%) Mathematics
3 29 (8.33%) Wiki
3 29 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 25 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (5.75%) PKI
7 17 (4.89%) Management Information System
8 16 (4.60%) Informatics
9 13 (3.74%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.59%) Statistics
10 9 (2.59%) DTV
11 8 (2.30%) Open Source
12 6 (1.72%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.44%) LIMS
13 5 (1.44%) GIS
13 5 (1.44%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.44%) Streaming Media
13 5 (1.44%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 180 (51.72%) Linux
2 94 (27.01%) Windows
3 56 (16.09%) Solaris
4 30 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (6.61%) CentOS
6 20 (5.75%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.01%) Android
8 5 (1.44%) AIX
9 4 (1.15%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.15%) Debian
9 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.57%) HPUX
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (31.32%) Software Engineering
3 75 (21.55%) OO
4 45 (12.93%) OOD
5 34 (9.77%) ITIL
6 29 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 29 (8.33%) Scrum
7 28 (8.05%) Information Security
8 23 (6.61%) Test Automation
9 21 (6.03%) DevOps
9 21 (6.03%) Mentoring
10 17 (4.89%) TDD
10 17 (4.89%) Multithreading
11 15 (4.31%) Test Scripting
12 14 (4.02%) Software Testing
12 14 (4.02%) Bioinformatics
12 14 (4.02%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (3.74%) Data Protection
13 13 (3.74%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 183 (52.59%) Java
2 146 (41.95%) SQL
3 113 (32.47%) Python
4 100 (28.74%) Perl
5 63 (18.10%) C++
6 52 (14.94%) C
7 40 (11.49%) Bash Shell
8 39 (11.21%) C#
9 29 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 29 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 15 (4.31%) Bourne shell
11 12 (3.45%) PHP
12 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.44%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.44%) Korn
15 3 (0.86%) VBA
16 2 (0.57%) AWK
16 2 (0.57%) Ruby
16 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 105 (30.17%) Degree
2 14 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.87%) ISEB
4 7 (2.01%) PhD
5 5 (1.44%) CCNA
5 5 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.15%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.15%) MOS
6 4 (1.15%) MCP
6 4 (1.15%) MCSE
6 4 (1.15%) MCSA
7 3 (0.86%) CISSP
8 2 (0.57%) RHCE
9 1 (0.29%) MBA
9 1 (0.29%) GIAC
9 1 (0.29%) RHCA
9 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.52%) QA
2 24 (6.90%) ISO 9000
3 5 (1.44%) JTAG
4 4 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) TickIT
5 1 (0.29%) WAI
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) Firmware
2 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) NFS
4 2 (0.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) Samba
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.29%) Xen
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (5.46%) Puppet
2 11 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.57%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.57%) Munin
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 99 (28.45%) Oracle
2 45 (12.93%) Red Hat
3 43 (12.36%) Sun
4 31 (8.91%) Microsoft
5 25 (7.18%) Sybase
6 16 (4.60%) Atlassian
7 15 (4.31%) IBM
8 12 (3.45%) HP
8 12 (3.45%) VMware
9 10 (2.87%) Perforce
9 10 (2.87%) Dell
10 9 (2.59%) SAP
11 6 (1.72%) Symantec
11 6 (1.72%) Google
12 5 (1.44%) Cisco
13 4 (1.15%) NetApp
13 4 (1.15%) Nokia
13 4 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.15%) Apple
13 4 (1.15%) Remedy
Cambridgeshire
Hunter Macdonald
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Attractive bonus, share, pens & healthcare pac
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25000 to £40000 per annum - extens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Awesome Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + cash allowance, bonus, expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum & Bonus, Training, Health, Pension, Life, Flex
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: €55,000-€70,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £18,000 basic with excellent benefits & full training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago