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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 68 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 294 523 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.85% 6.32% 5.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.55% 22.16% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 188 375 291
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,200 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2020 2360 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.45% 28.52% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1941 2036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 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
Hertfordshire -15 128 £45,000 - 16
Cambridgeshire -18 99 £45,000 +4.65% 17
Bedfordshire +8 27 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Essex -37 24 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Suffolk -14 16 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Norfolk +1 1 £30,000 -6.25%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 442 (72.10%) Linux
2 259 (42.25%) SQL
3 244 (39.80%) Windows
4 243 (39.64%) Java
5 228 (37.19%) Oracle
6 142 (23.16%) Solaris
6 142 (23.16%) Finance
7 133 (21.70%) Perl
8 117 (19.09%) Tomcat
9 115 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
10 112 (18.27%) J2EE
11 108 (17.62%) Python
11 108 (17.62%) Degree
12 105 (17.13%) Shell Script
13 100 (16.31%) XML
14 99 (16.15%) C++
15 95 (15.50%) AIX
15 95 (15.50%) IBM
16 93 (15.17%) JavaScript
17 92 (15.01%) ITIL
18 89 (14.52%) HTML
19 86 (14.03%) MySQL
20 82 (13.38%) Bash Shell
21 80 (13.05%) WebSphere
22 78 (12.72%) Apache
22 78 (12.72%) Microsoft
23 75 (12.23%) C
24 73 (11.91%) VMware
25 72 (11.75%) Web Services
26 70 (11.42%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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
1 117 (19.09%) Tomcat
2 80 (13.05%) WebSphere
3 78 (12.72%) Apache
4 65 (10.60%) IIS
5 58 (9.46%) WebLogic
6 32 (5.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 29 (4.73%) JBoss
8 21 (3.43%) MQSeries
8 21 (3.43%) Apache ServiceMix
9 19 (3.10%) OpenStack
10 14 (2.28%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (2.12%) GlassFish
12 9 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
13 7 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.82%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.49%) Zope
16 3 (0.49%) Plone
16 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 50 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.99%) MS Office
3 16 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.65%) SAP SRM
1 4 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.12%) IBM SmartCloud
2 13 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (1.79%) SaaS
4 6 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.42%) SAN
2 49 (7.99%) DNS
3 45 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 43 (7.01%) Firewall
5 41 (6.69%) HTTP
6 37 (6.04%) Internet
7 20 (3.26%) FTP
7 20 (3.26%) DHCP
8 19 (3.10%) LDAP
9 18 (2.94%) LAN
10 17 (2.77%) WAN
11 13 (2.12%) BIG-IP
11 13 (2.12%) NAS
12 11 (1.79%) MPLS
12 11 (1.79%) VPN
12 11 (1.79%) SSL
13 10 (1.63%) Network Security
14 8 (1.31%) VoIP
15 6 (0.98%) iSCSI
16 5 (0.82%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.03%) MySQL
2 70 (11.42%) SQL Server
3 59 (9.62%) DB2
4 46 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 31 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 30 (4.89%) RDBMS
7 24 (3.92%) DbVisualizer
8 21 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (3.10%) MS Access
10 11 (1.79%) Informix
11 10 (1.63%) Big Data
12 9 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (9.14%) Subversion
2 44 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 29 (4.73%) Selenium
4 28 (4.57%) HP UFT
5 24 (3.92%) JIRA
6 20 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 19 (3.10%) JUnit
8 18 (2.94%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.45%) Rational Application Developer
9 15 (2.45%) Maven
10 14 (2.28%) LoadRunner
11 13 (2.12%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.79%) Ant
12 11 (1.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 11 (1.79%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.47%) Bugzilla
15 7 (1.14%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.98%) GCC
General
1 142 (23.16%) Finance
2 40 (6.53%) Retail
3 38 (6.20%) Banking
4 33 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.45%) Electronics
6 11 (1.79%) Automotive
6 11 (1.79%) Marketing
7 10 (1.63%) Legal
7 10 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.47%) Law
9 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.65%) Front Office
10 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.49%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Games
11 2 (0.33%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 127 (20.72%) Developer
2 96 (15.66%) Analyst
3 70 (11.42%) Administrator
4 62 (10.11%) Java Developer
5 61 (9.95%) Systems Administrator
6 49 (7.99%) Support Analyst
7 46 (7.50%) Applications Support
8 44 (7.18%) Architect
9 42 (6.85%) UNIX Administrator
10 41 (6.69%) Software Engineer
11 36 (5.87%) Tester
12 30 (4.89%) Applications Support Analyst
13 29 (4.73%) Linux Administrator
14 27 (4.40%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 27 (4.40%) Programmer
14 27 (4.40%) Consultant
15 26 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 24 (3.92%) Support Engineer
16 24 (3.92%) C++ Developer
17 19 (3.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (18.27%) J2EE
2 100 (16.31%) XML
3 89 (14.52%) HTML
4 72 (11.75%) Web Services
5 54 (8.81%) CSS
6 42 (6.85%) Flash
7 37 (6.04%) Spring
8 34 (5.55%) JSP
9 33 (5.38%) SOAP
10 31 (5.06%) JDBC
11 28 (4.57%) Middleware
12 24 (3.92%) RESTful
13 21 (3.43%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.43%) Struts
14 20 (3.26%) JMS
14 20 (3.26%) jQuery
15 18 (2.94%) REST
16 15 (2.45%) XSLT
16 15 (2.45%) J2SE
17 14 (2.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 62 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.26%) Data Centre
3 20 (3.26%) iSeries
4 19 (3.10%) AS400
4 19 (3.10%) Clustering
5 15 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.47%) PKI
8 8 (1.31%) FMCG
8 8 (1.31%) User Experience
9 7 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.14%) HP Superdome
9 7 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.14%) Statistics
10 6 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.82%) W3C
11 5 (0.82%) Replication
11 5 (0.82%) Physics
11 5 (0.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 442 (72.10%) Linux
2 244 (39.80%) Windows
3 142 (23.16%) Solaris
4 95 (15.50%) AIX
5 44 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (6.85%) HPUX
7 20 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (3.26%) Data ONTAP
8 15 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.96%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.63%) Debian
10 10 (1.63%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.47%) CentOS
11 9 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.31%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.31%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.31%) Android
13 6 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (15.01%) ITIL
3 66 (10.77%) Software Engineering
4 58 (9.46%) OO
5 55 (8.97%) Scrum
6 52 (8.48%) TDD
7 51 (8.32%) Automated Testing
8 42 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
9 40 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (5.87%) E-Commerce
10 36 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
12 33 (5.38%) Test Scripting
12 33 (5.38%) Regression Testing
13 32 (5.22%) MVC
14 31 (5.06%) Load Balancing
14 31 (5.06%) System Testing
15 30 (4.89%) Project Management
16 29 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
17 28 (4.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (42.25%) SQL
2 243 (39.64%) Java
3 133 (21.70%) Perl
4 108 (17.62%) Python
5 105 (17.13%) Shell Script
6 99 (16.15%) C++
7 93 (15.17%) JavaScript
8 82 (13.38%) Bash Shell
9 75 (12.23%) C
10 39 (6.36%) PowerShell
11 34 (5.55%) PL/SQL
12 29 (4.73%) PHP
13 22 (3.59%) Korn
14 15 (2.45%) C#
15 10 (1.63%) C-shell
15 10 (1.63%) AWK
16 9 (1.47%) Ruby
16 9 (1.47%) XPath
17 7 (1.14%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 108 (17.62%) Degree
2 21 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.77%) ISEB
4 17 (2.77%) Sun Certification
5 16 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.79%) CISM
6 11 (1.79%) CISSP
7 10 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.63%) CCNP
7 10 (1.63%) CCNA
7 10 (1.63%) LPIC
8 9 (1.47%) MCSE
9 8 (1.31%) RHCE
10 6 (0.98%) PhD
11 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.65%) RHCA
13 2 (0.33%) MCSA
13 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.34%) SLA
2 40 (6.53%) QA
3 9 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.65%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (4.57%) vSphere
3 26 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (3.43%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (3.26%) VMware ESX
7 18 (2.94%) vCloud
8 10 (1.63%) Samba
9 5 (0.82%) Firmware
9 5 (0.82%) PowerHA
10 4 (0.65%) KVM
10 4 (0.65%) iptables
10 4 (0.65%) NFS
11 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.49%) XenApp
11 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.49%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.49%) SRDF
12 2 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (5.06%) Puppet
2 30 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (3.92%) Tivoli
4 23 (3.75%) Data Guard
5 22 (3.59%) Ansible
6 21 (3.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 17 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (1.63%) SCOM
10 8 (1.31%) SCCM
10 8 (1.31%) Nagios
11 7 (1.14%) OPNET
11 7 (1.14%) Cacti
12 6 (0.98%) OpenView
13 4 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.65%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
14 3 (0.49%) Salt
14 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 228 (37.19%) Oracle
2 95 (15.50%) IBM
3 78 (12.72%) Microsoft
4 73 (11.91%) VMware
5 50 (8.16%) HP
6 45 (7.34%) Red Hat
7 37 (6.04%) Citrix
8 36 (5.87%) Cisco
9 31 (5.06%) Sun
10 29 (4.73%) NetApp
11 25 (4.08%) BMC
12 21 (3.43%) WorldPay
13 17 (2.77%) SAP
14 16 (2.61%) Juniper
14 16 (2.61%) F5
15 14 (2.28%) SaltStack
16 11 (1.79%) Perforce
17 9 (1.47%) Atlassian
17 9 (1.47%) EMC
18 6 (0.98%) Sybase
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