The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 73 54 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 224 337 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.54% 4.58% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.70% 17.82% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 178 233 352
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,100 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Unix
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 East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1524 1891 2191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.11% 25.68% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1553 1792
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Unix
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the East of England region.

Unix Salary Trend in the East of England

Unix
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in the East of England

Unix
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 89 £47,500 +18.75% 21
Hertfordshire -15 87 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire -13 27 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Essex -6 13 £42,500 -7.95% 2
Suffolk -5 6 £45,000 +62.16% 2
Norfolk -3 2 £69,750 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Unix.

1 351 (61.58%) Linux
2 260 (45.61%) SQL
3 239 (41.93%) Java
4 221 (38.77%) Oracle
5 183 (32.11%) Finance
6 165 (28.95%) Windows
7 149 (26.14%) Degree
8 137 (24.04%) Microsoft
9 130 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (22.63%) Shell Script
11 102 (17.89%) Python
12 97 (17.02%) Solaris
13 91 (15.96%) Perl
14 90 (15.79%) VMware
15 82 (14.39%) Apache
16 80 (14.04%) ITIL
17 77 (13.51%) C
18 70 (12.28%) C++
19 69 (12.11%) Telecoms
19 69 (12.11%) Computer Science
20 68 (11.93%) J2EE
21 66 (11.58%) Web Services
22 63 (11.05%) TCP/IP
22 63 (11.05%) Cisco
23 62 (10.88%) Firewall
24 61 (10.70%) Oracle Database
25 60 (10.53%) Red Hat
26 57 (10.00%) WebLogic
26 57 (10.00%) Banking
27 56 (9.82%) HP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (14.39%) Apache
2 57 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 55 (9.65%) Tomcat
4 33 (5.79%) JBoss
5 29 (5.09%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.63%) IIS
7 12 (2.11%) Confluence
8 11 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (1.58%) Smallworld
10 7 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.88%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.88%) CMS
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.53%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.53%) Tuxedo
15 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.35%) SAS
15 2 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 45 (7.89%) MS Office
3 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
1 6 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.88%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.28%) SaaS
3 5 (0.88%) GitHub
3 5 (0.88%) IaaS
4 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.05%) TCP/IP
2 62 (10.88%) Firewall
3 52 (9.12%) Network Security
4 48 (8.42%) Internet
5 34 (5.96%) DNS
6 33 (5.79%) VPN
7 31 (5.44%) SSH
8 26 (4.56%) HTTP
9 23 (4.04%) Wireshark
10 20 (3.51%) WAN
11 19 (3.33%) IPsec
11 19 (3.33%) Wireless
12 18 (3.16%) LAN
13 17 (2.98%) SSL
14 15 (2.63%) LDAP
14 15 (2.63%) SAN
15 10 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (1.58%) Intranet
17 8 (1.40%) DHCP
18 7 (1.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.70%) Oracle Database
2 40 (7.02%) MySQL
3 38 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 28 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 26 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (3.68%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (2.11%) DB2
10 11 (1.93%) Big Data
10 11 (1.93%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.58%) GIS
12 6 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.05%) Informix
13 4 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.70%) MS Access
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.53%) Firebird
14 3 (0.53%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 44 (7.72%) JIRA
2 31 (5.44%) LoadRunner
3 30 (5.26%) HP UFT
4 27 (4.74%) Selenium
5 24 (4.21%) ClearQuest
6 23 (4.04%) Git (software)
7 17 (2.98%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.28%) JUnit
8 13 (2.28%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.93%) Subversion
10 10 (1.75%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.75%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.75%) Gradle
10 10 (1.75%) JMeter
11 9 (1.58%) Ant
11 9 (1.58%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
13 6 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.05%) Gerrit
13 6 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 183 (32.11%) Finance
2 69 (12.11%) Telecoms
3 57 (10.00%) Banking
4 22 (3.86%) Retail
5 13 (2.28%) Marketing
6 11 (1.93%) Billing
7 10 (1.75%) Electronics
8 9 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.58%) Front Office
8 9 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.23%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.05%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.88%) Military
12 3 (0.53%) Automotive
12 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (22.28%) Analyst
2 82 (14.39%) Architect
3 66 (11.58%) Developer
4 58 (10.18%) Support Engineer
5 50 (8.77%) Applications Support
6 47 (8.25%) Test Analyst
7 45 (7.89%) Consultant
8 35 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 34 (5.96%) Technical Architect
10 32 (5.61%) Administrator
11 31 (5.44%) Graduate
12 30 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
13 28 (4.91%) Unix Engineer
14 26 (4.56%) Applications Support Analyst
15 25 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
16 24 (4.21%) Software Engineer
16 24 (4.21%) Technical Consultant
17 23 (4.04%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
17 23 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
17 23 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.93%) J2EE
2 66 (11.58%) Web Services
3 55 (9.65%) HTML
4 41 (7.19%) Middleware
5 36 (6.32%) XML
6 35 (6.14%) .NET
7 31 (5.44%) REST
8 27 (4.74%) J2SE
9 26 (4.56%) SOAP
10 20 (3.51%) CSS
11 17 (2.98%) JSON
11 17 (2.98%) Servlets
12 16 (2.81%) Spring
13 15 (2.63%) ASP.NET
14 14 (2.46%) XSD
15 13 (2.28%) CGI
15 13 (2.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 12 (2.11%) Hibernate
17 11 (1.93%) WSDL
18 10 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.96%) Mathematics
4 32 (5.61%) Clustering
5 23 (4.04%) Physics
6 19 (3.33%) Fintech
7 17 (2.98%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.81%) PACS
9 15 (2.63%) Replication
10 14 (2.46%) Cryptography
10 14 (2.46%) Management Information System
11 13 (2.28%) Biology
11 13 (2.28%) PKI
12 12 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.93%) Statistics
14 10 (1.75%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.75%) User Experience
15 9 (1.58%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.58%) Mainframe
16 8 (1.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 351 (61.58%) Linux
2 165 (28.95%) Windows
3 97 (17.02%) Solaris
4 36 (6.32%) Oracle Linux
5 33 (5.79%) Windows Server
6 32 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (4.21%) AIX
8 14 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.11%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.58%) Debian
10 9 (1.58%) HPUX
11 8 (1.40%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.23%) CentOS
13 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.70%) Fedora
14 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.70%) OpenWrt
15 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (14.04%) ITIL
3 47 (8.25%) OO
4 45 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 40 (7.02%) High Availability
5 40 (7.02%) Load Balancing
6 38 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 34 (5.96%) Multithreading
8 30 (5.26%) Data Security
9 29 (5.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 29 (5.09%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (5.09%) Service Delivery
10 28 (4.91%) Presales
10 28 (4.91%) Test Scripting
10 28 (4.91%) UML
11 27 (4.74%) Configuration Management
11 27 (4.74%) E-Commerce
11 27 (4.74%) Information Security
11 27 (4.74%) SDLC
11 27 (4.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 260 (45.61%) SQL
2 239 (41.93%) Java
3 129 (22.63%) Shell Script
4 102 (17.89%) Python
5 91 (15.96%) Perl
6 77 (13.51%) C
7 70 (12.28%) C++
8 53 (9.30%) JavaScript
9 49 (8.60%) C#
10 34 (5.96%) Bash Shell
11 33 (5.79%) PowerShell
12 31 (5.44%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.81%) C-shell
14 14 (2.46%) Ruby
15 11 (1.93%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.75%) Bourne shell
16 10 (1.75%) PHP
16 10 (1.75%) VB
17 9 (1.58%) Magik
18 8 (1.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 149 (26.14%) Degree
2 28 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (4.56%) CCNP
3 26 (4.56%) Security Cleared
4 22 (3.86%) CCNA
5 21 (3.68%) CISM
5 21 (3.68%) CISSP
6 20 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (2.81%) MCSE
8 14 (2.46%) CEH
8 14 (2.46%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (2.46%) SANS
8 14 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 14 (2.46%) Security+ Certification
9 12 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.93%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.23%) CISA
11 7 (1.23%) HP ASE
11 7 (1.23%) PhD
12 6 (1.05%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.09%) SLA
2 17 (2.98%) QA
3 16 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.93%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.40%) ISO27002
6 6 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 56 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (7.72%) Active Directory
3 35 (6.14%) Oracle RAC
4 23 (4.04%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.98%) vSphere
6 12 (2.11%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.58%) PowerHA
8 8 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.05%) iptables
9 6 (1.05%) KVM
10 5 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.53%) Samba
11 3 (0.53%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.35%) vCloud
12 2 (0.35%) XenApp
13 1 (0.18%) Docker
13 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (3.86%) Puppet
4 21 (3.68%) Data Guard
4 21 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 15 (2.63%) Nessus
6 14 (2.46%) QRadar
6 14 (2.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (2.28%) BMC PATROL
7 13 (2.28%) SCCM
8 10 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
9 9 (1.58%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.05%) Ansible
10 6 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.70%) Linux-HA
12 3 (0.53%) Graphite
12 3 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.35%) logstash
13 2 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 221 (38.77%) Oracle
2 137 (24.04%) Microsoft
3 90 (15.79%) VMware
4 63 (11.05%) Cisco
5 60 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 56 (9.82%) HP
7 55 (9.65%) IBM
8 40 (7.02%) Sun
9 35 (6.14%) Citrix
10 18 (3.16%) Sybase
11 15 (2.63%) ArcSight
12 14 (2.46%) SolarWinds
12 14 (2.46%) Splunk
12 14 (2.46%) Symantec
13 13 (2.28%) BMC
13 13 (2.28%) CheckPoint
14 11 (1.93%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.58%) Becrypt
15 9 (1.58%) EMC
15 9 (1.58%) Talend
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