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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 66 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unix 222 350 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.54% 4.81% 6.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.66% 18.27% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 259 374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,600 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1514 1916 2205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.11% 26.34% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1618 1804
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 92 £45,000 - 13
Hertfordshire -33 71 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Bedfordshire -22 31 £50,000 - 9
Essex +11 14 £45,000 -1.28%
Suffolk +4 13 £65,000 +96.96% 1
Norfolk -7 1 £39,500 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 325 (61.44%) Linux
2 241 (45.56%) SQL
3 224 (42.34%) Java
4 199 (37.62%) Oracle
5 172 (32.51%) Finance
6 170 (32.14%) Windows
7 137 (25.90%) Degree
8 122 (23.06%) Microsoft
9 118 (22.31%) Shell Script
9 118 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (18.53%) Python
11 94 (17.77%) Solaris
12 87 (16.45%) Perl
13 83 (15.69%) Apache
14 79 (14.93%) VMware
15 75 (14.18%) C++
16 72 (13.61%) Computer Science
17 70 (13.23%) Web Services
18 69 (13.04%) J2EE
19 68 (12.85%) TCP/IP
20 64 (12.10%) C
21 63 (11.91%) ITIL
22 59 (11.15%) HTML
22 59 (11.15%) WebLogic
23 57 (10.78%) Red Hat
24 55 (10.40%) Oracle Database
25 54 (10.21%) Telecoms
26 53 (10.02%) JavaScript
27 52 (9.83%) Tomcat
27 52 (9.83%) Banking

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 83 (15.69%) Apache
2 59 (11.15%) WebLogic
3 52 (9.83%) Tomcat
4 31 (5.86%) WebSphere
5 27 (5.10%) JBoss
6 11 (2.08%) Confluence
6 11 (2.08%) IIS
6 11 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.70%) Smallworld
8 7 (1.32%) CMS
8 7 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.13%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.13%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.95%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.57%) Tuxedo
13 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.95%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.57%) Magento
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.70%) SaaS
3 6 (1.13%) IaaS
4 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.57%) GitHub
4 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (12.85%) TCP/IP
2 50 (9.45%) Internet
3 47 (8.88%) Firewall
4 45 (8.51%) Network Security
5 32 (6.05%) DNS
5 32 (6.05%) VPN
6 31 (5.86%) SSH
7 29 (5.48%) HTTP
8 24 (4.54%) WAN
9 20 (3.78%) IPsec
9 20 (3.78%) LAN
10 19 (3.59%) LDAP
10 19 (3.59%) SSL
10 19 (3.59%) Wireshark
11 17 (3.21%) SAN
11 17 (3.21%) Wireless
12 10 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (1.70%) Intranet
14 8 (1.51%) DHCP
15 7 (1.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.40%) Oracle Database
2 40 (7.56%) MySQL
3 30 (5.67%) SQL Server
4 28 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.78%) RDBMS
6 18 (3.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (2.65%) Big Data
9 13 (2.46%) DB2
10 12 (2.27%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.70%) GIS
12 6 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.13%) Informix
13 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.57%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (7.56%) JIRA
2 28 (5.29%) LoadRunner
3 27 (5.10%) HP UFT
4 26 (4.91%) Git (software)
5 25 (4.73%) Selenium
6 21 (3.97%) ClearQuest
7 18 (3.40%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.65%) JUnit
8 14 (2.65%) SoapUI
9 13 (2.46%) Eclipse
10 12 (2.27%) Subversion
10 12 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 10 (1.89%) Gradle
12 9 (1.70%) Ant
12 9 (1.70%) JMeter
13 8 (1.51%) Maven
14 7 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.32%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.32%) PowerBuilder
15 6 (1.13%) Gerrit
General
1 172 (32.51%) Finance
2 54 (10.21%) Telecoms
3 52 (9.83%) Banking
4 20 (3.78%) Retail
5 9 (1.70%) Front Office
6 8 (1.51%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.51%) Back Office
6 8 (1.51%) Billing
6 8 (1.51%) General Ledger
6 8 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.95%) Marketing
7 5 (0.95%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.76%) Electronics
9 3 (0.57%) Advertising
9 3 (0.57%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) Games
9 3 (0.57%) Military
10 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (20.79%) Analyst
2 69 (13.04%) Developer
3 66 (12.48%) Architect
4 54 (10.21%) Support Engineer
5 46 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 41 (7.75%) Consultant
7 39 (7.37%) Test Analyst
8 34 (6.43%) Support Analyst
9 32 (6.05%) Graduate
10 30 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
11 28 (5.29%) Administrator
11 28 (5.29%) Applications Support Analyst
11 28 (5.29%) Unix Engineer
12 25 (4.73%) Software Engineer
13 24 (4.54%) Technical Architect
13 24 (4.54%) Technical Consultant
14 23 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (4.16%) Software Developer
15 22 (4.16%) SQL Analyst
15 22 (4.16%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (13.23%) Web Services
2 69 (13.04%) J2EE
3 59 (11.15%) HTML
4 44 (8.32%) XML
5 41 (7.75%) Middleware
6 38 (7.18%) .NET
7 34 (6.43%) REST
8 33 (6.24%) SOAP
9 26 (4.91%) J2SE
10 22 (4.16%) JSON
11 21 (3.97%) Spring
12 20 (3.78%) XSD
13 19 (3.59%) CSS
14 17 (3.21%) ASP.NET
14 17 (3.21%) Servlets
15 16 (3.02%) Hibernate
16 15 (2.84%) JSP
17 12 (2.27%) HTML5
17 12 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 11 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.86%) Clustering
4 29 (5.48%) Mathematics
5 26 (4.91%) Physics
6 18 (3.40%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.40%) Replication
7 17 (3.21%) Fintech
8 16 (3.02%) PACS
9 15 (2.84%) Cryptography
10 13 (2.46%) PKI
11 11 (2.08%) Biology
12 10 (1.89%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.89%) Life Science
13 9 (1.70%) User Experience
14 7 (1.32%) iSeries
14 7 (1.32%) Statistics
15 6 (1.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 325 (61.44%) Linux
2 170 (32.14%) Windows
3 94 (17.77%) Solaris
4 43 (8.13%) Windows Server
5 33 (6.24%) Oracle Linux
6 30 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (4.54%) AIX
8 17 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.89%) HPUX
11 9 (1.70%) Debian
12 7 (1.32%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.13%) CentOS
14 5 (0.95%) Fedora
15 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.57%) Android
16 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (11.91%) ITIL
3 49 (9.26%) OO
4 47 (8.88%) High Availability
5 46 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 38 (7.18%) Load Balancing
7 36 (6.81%) Multithreading
8 30 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (5.48%) Configuration Management
10 28 (5.29%) UML
11 26 (4.91%) E-Commerce
11 26 (4.91%) Non-Functional Testing
11 26 (4.91%) Release Management
12 25 (4.73%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (4.73%) OWASP
12 25 (4.73%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.73%) Test Scripting
13 24 (4.54%) Performance Analysis
13 24 (4.54%) Software Testing
13 24 (4.54%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 241 (45.56%) SQL
2 224 (42.34%) Java
3 118 (22.31%) Shell Script
4 98 (18.53%) Python
5 87 (16.45%) Perl
6 75 (14.18%) C++
7 64 (12.10%) C
8 53 (10.02%) JavaScript
9 50 (9.45%) C#
10 34 (6.43%) PowerShell
11 31 (5.86%) Bash Shell
12 25 (4.73%) PL/SQL
13 17 (3.21%) C-shell
14 13 (2.46%) Ruby
15 12 (2.27%) PHP
16 10 (1.89%) AWK
16 10 (1.89%) Bourne shell
16 10 (1.89%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.70%) Magik
18 8 (1.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (25.90%) Degree
2 25 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.78%) CCNP
6 17 (3.21%) CCNA
7 15 (2.84%) CISM
7 15 (2.84%) CISSP
8 14 (2.65%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.27%) MCSE
10 11 (2.08%) ISTQB
11 10 (1.89%) CEH
11 10 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
11 10 (1.89%) SANS
11 10 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.32%) HP ASE
13 7 (1.32%) MCITP
13 7 (1.32%) Postgraduate
13 7 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.91%) SLA
2 13 (2.46%) QA
3 11 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.76%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.19%) HL7
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 48 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.99%) Oracle RAC
4 30 (5.67%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.59%) vSphere
6 13 (2.46%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.51%) PowerHA
8 7 (1.32%) iptables
8 7 (1.32%) KVM
9 6 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.76%) Samba
12 3 (0.57%) Docker
12 3 (0.57%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.38%) Xen
13 2 (0.38%) XenApp
13 2 (0.38%) XenServer
14 1 (0.19%) vCloud
14 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (4.91%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (4.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 22 (4.16%) Data Guard
4 22 (4.16%) Puppet
5 18 (3.40%) SCCM
6 13 (2.46%) BMC PATROL
7 11 (2.08%) Nessus
7 11 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.89%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (1.89%) QRadar
8 10 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.51%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.32%) Ansible
11 6 (1.13%) SCOM
12 5 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.57%) Graphite
13 3 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.57%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 199 (37.62%) Oracle
2 122 (23.06%) Microsoft
3 79 (14.93%) VMware
4 57 (10.78%) Red Hat
5 51 (9.64%) Cisco
6 49 (9.26%) IBM
7 47 (8.88%) HP
8 39 (7.37%) Sun
9 23 (4.35%) Citrix
10 18 (3.40%) Sybase
11 13 (2.46%) BMC
12 12 (2.27%) Talend
13 11 (2.08%) ArcSight
13 11 (2.08%) Atlassian
13 11 (2.08%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.89%) Informatica
14 10 (1.89%) SolarWinds
14 10 (1.89%) Splunk
14 10 (1.89%) Symantec
15 9 (1.70%) Becrypt
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Personal and company bonus, pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £40000 per annum + Total Package value c.£50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Montash Limited
Salary: £46000 - £56000 per annum + 17.5% flex - 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £46000 - £56000 per annum + 17.5% flex - 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 45K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Stock Options + Bens + Work from H
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £39142 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £39142 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Montash Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Montash Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago