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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / East of England
Rank 51 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 275 316 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.70% 4.59% 5.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.87% 17.71% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 170 205 306
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1457 1784 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.90% 25.89% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1451 1557
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +13 129 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cambridgeshire +15 91 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Essex -15 19 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Bedfordshire -20 18 £50,250 +0.50% 3
Norfolk -4 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Suffolk -7 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 327 (62.29%) Linux
2 249 (47.43%) SQL
3 214 (40.76%) Java
4 198 (37.71%) Oracle
5 161 (30.67%) Finance
6 149 (28.38%) Windows
7 123 (23.43%) Shell Script
7 123 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (21.52%) Degree
9 95 (18.10%) Python
10 88 (16.76%) XML
11 80 (15.24%) WebLogic
12 79 (15.05%) Solaris
13 76 (14.48%) JavaScript
14 75 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 74 (14.10%) Oracle Database
16 70 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 69 (13.14%) HTML
18 68 (12.95%) Web Services
19 67 (12.76%) OO
20 64 (12.19%) SOAP
21 60 (11.43%) C#
21 60 (11.43%) VMware
21 60 (11.43%) Computer Science
22 59 (11.24%) C++
23 58 (11.05%) Perl
24 57 (10.86%) SOA
24 57 (10.86%) REST
25 56 (10.67%) ITIL
25 56 (10.67%) Apache

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 80 (15.24%) WebLogic
2 56 (10.67%) Apache
3 50 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 34 (6.48%) WebSphere
5 33 (6.29%) JBoss
6 19 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (3.43%) Confluence
8 14 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 12 (2.29%) MS Exchange
9 12 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.33%) IIS
11 6 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (1.14%) CMS
11 6 (1.14%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.95%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.95%) Captiva
12 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (6.29%) MS Office
2 15 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.67%) Magento
2 14 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.14%) GitHub
2 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.95%) IaaS
4 4 (0.76%) Office 365
5 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.52%) Firewall
2 47 (8.95%) HTTP
3 44 (8.38%) Internet
4 38 (7.24%) WAN
5 36 (6.86%) TCP/IP
6 32 (6.10%) LAN
7 28 (5.33%) DNS
8 27 (5.14%) Network Security
9 25 (4.76%) SAN
10 19 (3.62%) FTP
10 19 (3.62%) VPN
11 17 (3.24%) SSL
12 16 (3.05%) LDAP
13 14 (2.67%) IPsec
14 12 (2.29%) DHCP
14 12 (2.29%) SMTP
15 11 (2.10%) Wireshark
16 9 (1.71%) Ethernet
16 9 (1.71%) HTTPS
16 9 (1.71%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.10%) Oracle Database
2 53 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 49 (9.33%) MySQL
4 47 (8.95%) SQL Server
5 46 (8.76%) RDBMS
6 36 (6.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (4.19%) NoSQL
8 20 (3.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 17 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
10 16 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.67%) DB2
12 12 (2.29%) Spotfire
13 10 (1.90%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.71%) Lumira
14 9 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.52%) Big Data
16 6 (1.14%) Jackrabbit
16 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (7.62%) JIRA
2 34 (6.48%) Selenium
3 32 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 30 (5.71%) HP UFT
5 24 (4.57%) Jenkins
6 23 (4.38%) JUnit
7 20 (3.81%) Subversion
8 17 (3.24%) Maven
9 14 (2.67%) Ant
9 14 (2.67%) ClearQuest
9 14 (2.67%) LoadRunner
10 11 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.10%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.10%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (1.90%) Bitbucket
11 10 (1.90%) FishEye
11 10 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (1.90%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.71%) Gradle
General
1 161 (30.67%) Finance
2 21 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.81%) Banking
4 11 (2.10%) Back Office
4 11 (2.10%) Games
5 8 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.52%) Retail
6 7 (1.33%) Marketing
7 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.57%) Advertising
8 3 (0.57%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 118 (22.48%) Developer
2 104 (19.81%) Analyst
3 51 (9.71%) DBA
4 42 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 40 (7.62%) Architect
6 39 (7.43%) Administrator
6 39 (7.43%) Test Analyst
7 37 (7.05%) Support Engineer
8 33 (6.29%) Java Developer
9 31 (5.90%) Applications Support
10 29 (5.52%) Graduate
11 24 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 24 (4.57%) Unix Analyst
12 23 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (4.00%) Consultant
14 20 (3.81%) IT Engineer
14 20 (3.81%) Network Engineer
14 20 (3.81%) SQL Analyst
15 18 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.76%) XML
2 69 (13.14%) HTML
3 68 (12.95%) Web Services
4 64 (12.19%) SOAP
5 57 (10.86%) REST
6 54 (10.29%) J2EE
7 42 (8.00%) Middleware
8 39 (7.43%) Spring
9 37 (7.05%) .NET
10 36 (6.86%) HTML5
11 35 (6.67%) CSS
12 32 (6.10%) Hibernate
13 28 (5.33%) JSON
14 26 (4.95%) XSD
15 25 (4.76%) JDBC
15 25 (4.76%) RESTful
16 22 (4.19%) XSLT
17 19 (3.62%) JSP
18 18 (3.43%) jQuery
18 18 (3.43%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.90%) Physics
4 27 (5.14%) Mathematics
5 22 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (4.00%) Data Centre
7 20 (3.81%) Clustering
8 16 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.48%) User Experience
10 12 (2.29%) Algorithms
11 11 (2.10%) Statistics
12 10 (1.90%) iSeries
13 9 (1.71%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.52%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.52%) Replication
15 7 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.33%) Fintech
15 7 (1.33%) Life Science
16 5 (0.95%) Animation
16 5 (0.95%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 327 (62.29%) Linux
2 149 (28.38%) Windows
3 79 (15.05%) Solaris
4 50 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.05%) Oracle Linux
7 14 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.10%) Debian
9 9 (1.71%) AIX
10 7 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.33%) CentOS
10 7 (1.33%) HPUX
10 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.14%) Android
11 6 (1.14%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.95%) Fedora
12 5 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (12.76%) OO
3 57 (10.86%) SOA
4 56 (10.67%) ITIL
5 54 (10.29%) High Availability
5 54 (10.29%) OOD
6 49 (9.33%) Software Engineering
7 47 (8.95%) UML
8 42 (8.00%) Scrum
9 35 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (6.67%) TDD
10 33 (6.29%) MVC
11 30 (5.71%) DevOps
11 30 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (5.52%) Multithreading
13 27 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (5.14%) Presales
14 26 (4.95%) ETL
15 25 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 25 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 249 (47.43%) SQL
2 214 (40.76%) Java
3 123 (23.43%) Shell Script
4 95 (18.10%) Python
5 76 (14.48%) JavaScript
6 60 (11.43%) C#
7 59 (11.24%) C++
8 58 (11.05%) Perl
9 49 (9.33%) PL/SQL
10 33 (6.29%) Bash Shell
11 29 (5.52%) C
11 29 (5.52%) PHP
12 17 (3.24%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.48%) AWK
14 12 (2.29%) XQuery
15 10 (1.90%) C-shell
15 10 (1.90%) Ruby
16 9 (1.71%) Korn
17 8 (1.52%) VBA
18 7 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 113 (21.52%) Degree
2 17 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.86%) OCP
3 15 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
4 14 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.10%) CCNP
6 10 (1.90%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.71%) OCA
8 8 (1.52%) MCITP
8 8 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.33%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.14%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.95%) CCNA
11 5 (0.95%) MCP
11 5 (0.95%) MCSE
11 5 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.57%) CCMSE
13 3 (0.57%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.14%) QA
2 15 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.67%) SLA
4 6 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (5.52%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (5.14%) Active Directory
4 25 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.10%) vSphere
6 10 (1.90%) Docker
6 10 (1.90%) Samba
7 8 (1.52%) iptables
7 8 (1.52%) KVM
8 6 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.76%) pfSense
9 4 (0.76%) PowerHA
9 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.57%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.57%) Xen
11 2 (0.38%) XenApp
11 2 (0.38%) XenServer
12 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 35 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 29 (5.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (4.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (2.67%) Ansible
5 11 (2.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 11 (2.10%) Puppet
5 11 (2.10%) Tivoli
6 10 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.90%) SCCM
7 9 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.33%) Nagios
9 5 (0.95%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.95%) SCOM
10 4 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.76%) OpenView
10 4 (0.76%) Terraform
10 4 (0.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 4 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.57%) Grafana
11 3 (0.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 198 (37.71%) Oracle
2 70 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 60 (11.43%) VMware
4 41 (7.81%) IBM
5 39 (7.43%) Cisco
6 26 (4.95%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.57%) HP
8 20 (3.81%) SAP
8 20 (3.81%) Sun
9 15 (2.86%) Atlassian
10 12 (2.29%) CA
11 11 (2.10%) Sybase
12 10 (1.90%) Citrix
12 10 (1.90%) EMC
12 10 (1.90%) Sonatype
13 9 (1.71%) Intel
13 9 (1.71%) Talend
14 7 (1.33%) NetApp
15 6 (1.14%) ATG
15 6 (1.14%) Juniper
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