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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 100 199 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.60% 8.11% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.42% 26.60% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 76 111 124
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -
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
574 748 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.39% 30.47% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 484 592 671
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 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 29 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 78 £45,000 +3.44% 11
Peterborough +15 18 £37,500 -34.78% 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 145 (69.38%) Linux
2 90 (43.06%) Java
3 83 (39.71%) SQL
4 73 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (33.01%) Python
6 55 (26.32%) Oracle
6 55 (26.32%) Perl
6 55 (26.32%) C++
7 53 (25.36%) Windows
8 50 (23.92%) Tomcat
9 36 (17.22%) Finance
10 35 (16.75%) Scrum
10 35 (16.75%) VMware
10 35 (16.75%) C
11 34 (16.27%) Solaris
12 32 (15.31%) Apache
12 32 (15.31%) Red Hat
12 32 (15.31%) Degree
12 32 (15.31%) Git (software)
13 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
14 29 (13.88%) J2EE
15 28 (13.40%) OO
16 25 (11.96%) Bash Shell
16 25 (11.96%) WorldPay
17 24 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (11.48%) Computer Science
18 23 (11.00%) TCP/IP
18 23 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 22 (10.53%) DNS
20 21 (10.05%) SOAP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 50 (23.92%) Tomcat
2 32 (15.31%) Apache
3 10 (4.78%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.39%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.91%) JBoss
6 3 (1.44%) IIS
6 3 (1.44%) Zope
6 3 (1.44%) Plone
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.96%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) MS Office
2 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.53%) DNS
3 18 (8.61%) Firewall
4 14 (6.70%) LDAP
5 13 (6.22%) Internet
6 11 (5.26%) DHCP
7 10 (4.78%) WAN
8 8 (3.83%) SAN
8 8 (3.83%) HTTP
8 8 (3.83%) Network Security
9 7 (3.35%) VPN
9 7 (3.35%) LAN
10 6 (2.87%) SSL
11 4 (1.91%) Intranet
11 4 (1.91%) NAS
11 4 (1.91%) MPLS
12 3 (1.44%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.44%) SSH
12 3 (1.44%) SMTP
13 2 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.18%) MySQL
1 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.91%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.96%) Big Data
4 2 (0.96%) SQLite
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.48%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.48%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.48%) QlikView
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.13%) JIRA
3 12 (5.74%) Selenium
4 10 (4.78%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.31%) Subversion
6 5 (2.39%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.91%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.91%) GCC
8 3 (1.44%) SCons
8 3 (1.44%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
8 3 (1.44%) QADirector
8 3 (1.44%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.48%) TestNG
10 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.48%) JUnit
10 1 (0.48%) Maven
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (17.22%) Finance
2 11 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.83%) Electronics
3 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.87%) Marketing
5 4 (1.91%) Automotive
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (22.97%) Developer
2 38 (18.18%) Administrator
3 28 (13.40%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (11.48%) Software Engineer
4 24 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 24 (11.48%) Linux Administrator
5 21 (10.05%) UNIX Administrator
6 19 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (9.09%) Architect
7 17 (8.13%) Support Engineer
8 15 (7.18%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (5.74%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.26%) Analyst
10 11 (5.26%) C++ Developer
10 11 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (4.78%) Consultant
12 9 (4.31%) Java Engineer
12 9 (4.31%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.88%) J2EE
2 21 (10.05%) SOAP
3 14 (6.70%) Web Services
3 14 (6.70%) XML
4 12 (5.74%) J2SE
4 12 (5.74%) RESTful
5 11 (5.26%) STL
6 10 (4.78%) HTML
6 10 (4.78%) REST
7 7 (3.35%) Spring
8 6 (2.87%) WSDL
9 5 (2.39%) POSIX
9 5 (2.39%) JSP
9 5 (2.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (1.91%) CSS
11 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.96%) Java EE
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.48%) CGI
12 1 (0.48%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.78%) Clustering
3 8 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.83%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.35%) Statistics
4 7 (3.35%) User Experience
5 6 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.87%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.39%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.91%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.91%) PKI
7 4 (1.91%) DTV
7 4 (1.91%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.44%) GIS
8 3 (1.44%) Physics
9 2 (0.96%) Biology
9 2 (0.96%) Wiki
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
9 2 (0.96%) Informatics
9 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 145 (69.38%) Linux
2 53 (25.36%) Windows
3 34 (16.27%) Solaris
4 23 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.70%) Mac OS X
6 11 (5.26%) Debian
7 10 (4.78%) CentOS
8 9 (4.31%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (3.35%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.87%) Android
10 6 (2.87%) AIX
11 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.39%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.44%) HPUX
12 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.75%) Scrum
3 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
4 28 (13.40%) OO
5 20 (9.57%) TDD
6 18 (8.61%) Load Balancing
6 18 (8.61%) Multithreading
7 15 (7.18%) Software Testing
8 13 (6.22%) Automated Testing
8 13 (6.22%) UML
8 13 (6.22%) Test Scripting
9 12 (5.74%) Test Automation
10 11 (5.26%) ITIL
11 10 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.78%) SDLC
12 9 (4.31%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.31%) BDD
12 9 (4.31%) OWASP
12 9 (4.31%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (4.31%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.06%) Java
2 83 (39.71%) SQL
3 69 (33.01%) Python
4 55 (26.32%) Perl
4 55 (26.32%) C++
5 35 (16.75%) C
6 25 (11.96%) Bash Shell
7 16 (7.66%) PHP
8 12 (5.74%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.26%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.39%) Ruby
11 4 (1.91%) C#
12 3 (1.44%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.44%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
14 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.48%) Tcl
14 1 (0.48%) TTCN
14 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (15.31%) Degree
2 8 (3.83%) RHCE
3 6 (2.87%) RHCA
4 5 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.39%) ISEB
5 3 (1.44%) PhD
5 3 (1.44%) LPIC
6 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) CCIE
7 1 (0.48%) CCNP
7 1 (0.48%) CCNA
7 1 (0.48%) CISSP
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CISA
7 1 (0.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.26%) QA
2 7 (3.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.78%) vSphere
3 9 (4.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.39%) 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
7 1 (0.48%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (7.66%) Puppet
2 12 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.83%) Ansible
4 3 (1.44%) Salt
4 3 (1.44%) OpenView
4 3 (1.44%) Nagios
4 3 (1.44%) OPNET
4 3 (1.44%) Cacti
5 2 (0.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 55 (26.32%) Oracle
2 35 (16.75%) VMware
3 32 (15.31%) Red Hat
4 25 (11.96%) WorldPay
5 14 (6.70%) Cisco
6 10 (4.78%) Sun
6 10 (4.78%) Juniper
7 9 (4.31%) NetApp
7 9 (4.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.31%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.83%) Perforce
8 8 (3.83%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.87%) HP
10 4 (1.91%) SAP
10 4 (1.91%) Autodesk
10 4 (1.91%) F5
10 4 (1.91%) PTC
11 3 (1.44%) Coverity
11 3 (1.44%) IBM
11 3 (1.44%) EMC
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