The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 484 411 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.07% 5.37% 7.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.55% 17.95% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 335 270 435
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 £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2246 2290 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.16% 29.94% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 1924 2115
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Cambridgeshire +8 201 £43,500 +7.40% 18
Hertfordshire -12 153 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Essex +48 62 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bedfordshire -5 32 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Suffolk +24 26 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Norfolk +21 7 £32,000 -20.00% 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 627 (58.87%) Linux
2 448 (42.07%) SQL
3 432 (40.56%) Java
4 405 (38.03%) Oracle
5 360 (33.80%) Windows
6 262 (24.60%) Finance
7 256 (24.04%) Degree
8 242 (22.72%) Perl
8 242 (22.72%) Python
9 231 (21.69%) Shell Script
10 172 (16.15%) Software Engineering
11 170 (15.96%) Solaris
12 168 (15.77%) OO
13 165 (15.49%) Computer Science
14 158 (14.84%) C
15 155 (14.55%) Relational Database
16 146 (13.71%) Tomcat
17 140 (13.15%) Web Services
18 139 (13.05%) C++
19 124 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
20 115 (10.80%) AIX
21 113 (10.61%) J2EE
22 111 (10.42%) HTML
23 110 (10.33%) JavaScript
24 108 (10.14%) Bash Shell
25 104 (9.77%) Red Hat
26 103 (9.67%) XML
26 103 (9.67%) VMware
27 101 (9.48%) Microsoft
28 99 (9.30%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 146 (13.71%) Tomcat
2 96 (9.01%) WebSphere
3 94 (8.83%) Apache
4 82 (7.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 58 (5.45%) IIS
6 50 (4.69%) WebLogic
7 42 (3.94%) MQSeries
8 40 (3.76%) IBM HTTP Server
9 22 (2.07%) MS Exchange
10 19 (1.78%) GlassFish
11 15 (1.41%) Tuxedo
11 15 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 10 (0.94%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.85%) CMS
14 8 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.75%) CloudStack
15 7 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.66%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.56%) WordPress
17 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (5.63%) MS Office
2 32 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.85%) Simulink
4 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.094%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.56%) Tridion
5 6 (0.56%) Shopify
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.094%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.094%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.094%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.75%) SaaS
3 7 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.38%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.28%) IaaS
6 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.28%) Route 53
7 2 (0.19%) Office 365
8 1 (0.094%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (9.20%) Internet
2 96 (9.01%) Firewall
3 91 (8.54%) SAN
4 80 (7.51%) DNS
5 77 (7.23%) TCP/IP
6 72 (6.76%) HTTP
7 53 (4.98%) VPN
8 49 (4.60%) FTP
9 40 (3.76%) DHCP
10 37 (3.47%) Reverse Proxy
11 21 (1.97%) SSH
12 20 (1.88%) SSL
13 19 (1.78%) LDAP
13 19 (1.78%) Wireless
14 18 (1.69%) NAS
15 11 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (1.03%) BGP
16 10 (0.94%) ATM
16 10 (0.94%) Junos
17 9 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (14.55%) Relational Database
2 99 (9.30%) RDBMS
3 97 (9.11%) Oracle Database
4 89 (8.36%) DB2
5 84 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 64 (6.01%) MySQL
7 54 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 42 (3.94%) Informix
9 37 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (2.63%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (1.78%) Oracle9i Database
13 19 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (1.60%) SQLPlus
15 14 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.31%) Hadoop
15 14 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 66 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.63%) Eclipse
3 52 (4.88%) Subversion
4 41 (3.85%) JIRA
5 38 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 36 (3.38%) Selenium
7 25 (2.35%) MyEclipse
8 23 (2.16%) Ant
8 23 (2.16%) JUnit
8 23 (2.16%) Maven
9 16 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (1.31%) Toad
12 13 (1.22%) Jenkins
13 11 (1.03%) ClearQuest
14 10 (0.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 8 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
15 8 (0.75%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.75%) Rational Application Developer
16 7 (0.66%) FitNesse
General
1 262 (24.60%) Finance
2 76 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 73 (6.85%) Banking
4 52 (4.88%) Retail
5 42 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.91%) Electronics
7 23 (2.16%) Games
8 19 (1.78%) Marketing
9 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.47%) Military
12 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.38%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Billing
13 2 (0.19%) Automotive
13 2 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.094%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (20.85%) Developer
2 171 (16.06%) Administrator
3 143 (13.43%) Systems Administrator
4 142 (13.33%) Analyst
5 110 (10.33%) Java Developer
6 105 (9.86%) Software Engineer
7 66 (6.20%) Support Analyst
7 66 (6.20%) Support Engineer
8 59 (5.54%) DBA
8 59 (5.54%) Programmer
9 55 (5.16%) Java Software Engineer
10 52 (4.88%) Consultant
11 51 (4.79%) Applications Support
12 50 (4.69%) UNIX Administrator
13 49 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
14 46 (4.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 43 (4.04%) Oracle DBA
16 42 (3.94%) Software Developer
17 41 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
18 40 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (13.15%) Web Services
2 113 (10.61%) J2EE
3 111 (10.42%) HTML
4 103 (9.67%) XML
5 91 (8.54%) Middleware
6 79 (7.42%) JSP
7 65 (6.10%) Struts
8 59 (5.54%) Ajax
9 57 (5.35%) jQuery
10 53 (4.98%) CSS
11 47 (4.41%) JDBC
12 36 (3.38%) Java EE
13 35 (3.29%) JSF
14 34 (3.19%) .NET
15 33 (3.10%) ICEfaces
16 28 (2.63%) JSON
16 28 (2.63%) Spring
17 22 (2.07%) Hibernate
18 13 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
19 11 (1.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 165 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 58 (5.45%) Mathematics
3 38 (3.57%) Open Source
4 35 (3.29%) Replication
5 30 (2.82%) PKI
6 22 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.97%) Wiki
7 21 (1.97%) Firmware
7 21 (1.97%) Cryptography
8 16 (1.50%) Physics
9 15 (1.41%) Informatics
10 14 (1.31%) EFT
10 14 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (1.13%) DTV
11 12 (1.13%) Clustering
11 12 (1.13%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (0.66%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 627 (58.87%) Linux
2 360 (33.80%) Windows
3 170 (15.96%) Solaris
4 115 (10.80%) AIX
5 50 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (4.51%) CentOS
7 47 (4.41%) HPUX
8 30 (2.82%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.60%) Android
10 14 (1.31%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.22%) Debian
12 12 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.56%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.38%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.38%) Fedora
17 4 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (16.15%) Software Engineering
2 168 (15.77%) OO
3 124 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (9.01%) ITIL
5 95 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
6 81 (7.61%) E-Commerce
7 71 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 58 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 52 (4.88%) DevOps
10 47 (4.41%) Migration
11 43 (4.04%) Test Scripting
11 43 (4.04%) Software Testing
12 41 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
13 39 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 38 (3.57%) TDD
14 38 (3.57%) Web Development
15 35 (3.29%) RAD
16 34 (3.19%) Scrum
16 34 (3.19%) OOD
17 33 (3.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 448 (42.07%) SQL
2 432 (40.56%) Java
3 242 (22.72%) Perl
3 242 (22.72%) Python
4 231 (21.69%) Shell Script
5 158 (14.84%) C
6 139 (13.05%) C++
7 110 (10.33%) JavaScript
8 108 (10.14%) Bash Shell
9 92 (8.64%) C#
10 64 (6.01%) PL/SQL
11 61 (5.73%) PowerShell
12 33 (3.10%) PHP
13 25 (2.35%) Korn
14 24 (2.25%) AWK
15 21 (1.97%) Bourne shell
16 19 (1.78%) C-shell
16 19 (1.78%) Ruby
17 17 (1.60%) VB
18 13 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 256 (24.04%) Degree
2 33 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 25 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
5 24 (2.25%) OCP
5 24 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (2.07%) MCSE
7 21 (1.97%) CCNA
8 20 (1.88%) CCNP
8 20 (1.88%) Sun Certification
9 19 (1.78%) Security Cleared
10 14 (1.31%) ISEB
11 13 (1.22%) OCA
12 11 (1.03%) RHCE
13 10 (0.94%) PhD
13 10 (0.94%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.85%) MCSA
15 7 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.26%) QA
2 26 (2.44%) SLA
3 19 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (1.22%) ISO 9000
5 8 (0.75%) JTAG
6 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.094%) WAI
7 1 (0.094%) TickIT
7 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 84 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 55 (5.16%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (4.51%) Hyper-V
5 46 (4.32%) KVM
6 42 (3.94%) Oracle RMAN
7 36 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (3.29%) Xen
9 8 (0.75%) NFS
9 8 (0.75%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.75%) vSphere
10 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.38%) XenApp
10 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.19%) ACF2
12 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.19%) SRDF
12 2 (0.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 64 (6.01%) Puppet
2 48 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (3.19%) Tivoli
4 31 (2.91%) Data Guard
5 18 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.38%) Netcool
9 4 (0.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.38%) Control-M
9 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 4 (0.38%) Nessus
10 3 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.28%) SCOM
10 3 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (0.28%) Ansible
10 3 (0.28%) Nagios
11 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 405 (38.03%) Oracle
2 104 (9.77%) Red Hat
3 103 (9.67%) VMware
4 101 (9.48%) Microsoft
5 82 (7.70%) IBM
6 81 (7.61%) Cisco
7 68 (6.38%) Sun
8 59 (5.54%) HP
9 56 (5.26%) JBoss
10 41 (3.85%) Sybase
11 40 (3.76%) NetApp
12 26 (2.44%) Perforce
13 21 (1.97%) Atlassian
14 18 (1.69%) Juniper
15 16 (1.50%) SAP
16 15 (1.41%) Symantec
17 13 (1.22%) Dell
18 11 (1.03%) Aruba
18 11 (1.03%) EMC
19 10 (0.94%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
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Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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