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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 497 392 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.45% 5.43% 7.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.46% 18.39% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 358 277 477
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,450 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2213 2132 2732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.73% 29.55% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1821 2260
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 2 September 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
Hertfordshire -2 193 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Cambridgeshire -3 159 £44,000 +10.00% 27
Bedfordshire +10 64 £44,500 +27.14% 5
Essex +31 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Suffolk +17 32 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Norfolk +15 8 £31,250 -21.87%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 617 (58.93%) Linux
2 454 (43.36%) SQL
3 447 (42.69%) Java
4 419 (40.02%) Oracle
5 342 (32.66%) Windows
6 264 (25.21%) Finance
7 249 (23.78%) Degree
8 229 (21.87%) Python
8 229 (21.87%) Shell Script
9 209 (19.96%) Perl
10 191 (18.24%) Software Engineering
11 171 (16.33%) OO
12 169 (16.14%) C
13 168 (16.05%) Solaris
14 166 (15.85%) Computer Science
15 165 (15.76%) Tomcat
16 156 (14.90%) C++
17 128 (12.23%) Relational Database
18 123 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
19 117 (11.17%) Oracle Database
20 115 (10.98%) J2EE
21 114 (10.89%) AIX
22 113 (10.79%) C#
23 111 (10.60%) Microsoft
24 108 (10.32%) Web Services
25 106 (10.12%) XML
25 106 (10.12%) ITIL
26 105 (10.03%) Bash Shell
27 104 (9.93%) Internet
28 100 (9.55%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 165 (15.76%) Tomcat
2 93 (8.88%) WebSphere
3 85 (8.12%) Apache
4 78 (7.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 69 (6.59%) IIS
6 46 (4.39%) WebLogic
7 44 (4.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 42 (4.01%) MQSeries
9 24 (2.29%) MS Exchange
10 21 (2.01%) GlassFish
11 19 (1.81%) Tuxedo
12 15 (1.43%) OpenStack
13 14 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (1.05%) CloudStack
16 10 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 9 (0.86%) CMS
18 8 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
19 7 (0.67%) SharePoint
20 6 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (6.11%) MS Office
2 27 (2.58%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.86%) Simulink
4 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.096%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.57%) Tridion
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.096%) Shopify
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.096%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.096%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.096%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.86%) SaaS
2 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.67%) Google Compute Engine
5 6 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.38%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.096%) Office 365
8 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.096%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (9.93%) Internet
2 83 (7.93%) Firewall
3 80 (7.64%) SAN
4 69 (6.59%) DNS
5 67 (6.40%) HTTP
6 64 (6.11%) TCP/IP
7 49 (4.68%) FTP
8 47 (4.49%) VPN
9 34 (3.25%) DHCP
10 26 (2.48%) Reverse Proxy
11 23 (2.20%) Wireless
11 23 (2.20%) SSH
12 20 (1.91%) LDAP
13 19 (1.81%) SSL
13 19 (1.81%) NAS
14 16 (1.53%) BGP
15 13 (1.24%) OSPF
16 12 (1.15%) Intranet
17 11 (1.05%) VoIP
18 10 (0.96%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (12.23%) Relational Database
2 117 (11.17%) Oracle Database
3 87 (8.31%) RDBMS
4 81 (7.74%) DB2
5 76 (7.26%) SQL Server
6 67 (6.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 58 (5.54%) MySQL
8 32 (3.06%) Informix
9 29 (2.77%) NoSQL
10 28 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 26 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (1.81%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 18 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
14 18 (1.72%) SQLPlus
15 14 (1.34%) BigTable
15 14 (1.34%) MongoDB
16 13 (1.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 62 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.06%) Subversion
3 47 (4.49%) JIRA
4 46 (4.39%) Eclipse
5 29 (2.77%) Selenium
6 28 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 27 (2.58%) JUnit
8 21 (2.01%) Maven
9 20 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
10 18 (1.72%) Ant
11 16 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.43%) MyEclipse
12 15 (1.43%) Toad
13 14 (1.34%) Jenkins
14 13 (1.24%) Rational Application Developer
14 13 (1.24%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 8 (0.76%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.76%) Bugzilla
16 7 (0.67%) ClearQuest
17 6 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 264 (25.21%) Finance
2 78 (7.45%) Manufacturing
3 61 (5.83%) Retail
4 57 (5.44%) Banking
5 39 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 32 (3.06%) Electronics
7 25 (2.39%) Games
8 18 (1.72%) Marketing
9 10 (0.96%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.76%) Military
12 6 (0.57%) Billing
12 6 (0.57%) Back Office
13 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.19%) Law
14 2 (0.19%) Advertising
15 1 (0.096%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.096%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 209 (19.96%) Developer
2 160 (15.28%) Administrator
3 147 (14.04%) Analyst
4 129 (12.32%) Systems Administrator
5 115 (10.98%) Java Developer
6 107 (10.22%) Software Engineer
7 74 (7.07%) Support Analyst
8 70 (6.69%) Support Engineer
9 64 (6.11%) Applications Support
10 55 (5.25%) DBA
11 52 (4.97%) Java Software Engineer
12 51 (4.87%) Consultant
13 50 (4.78%) Programmer
13 50 (4.78%) Oracle DBA
14 49 (4.68%) Software Developer
15 47 (4.49%) Senior Developer
16 44 (4.20%) UNIX Administrator
17 43 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
18 42 (4.01%) Architect
19 40 (3.82%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (10.98%) J2EE
2 108 (10.32%) Web Services
3 106 (10.12%) XML
4 100 (9.55%) HTML
5 93 (8.88%) Middleware
6 63 (6.02%) JSP
7 51 (4.87%) Struts
8 50 (4.78%) JDBC
9 46 (4.39%) CSS
10 41 (3.92%) Ajax
10 41 (3.92%) jQuery
11 36 (3.44%) .NET
12 25 (2.39%) Spring
13 24 (2.29%) Java EE
13 24 (2.29%) JSON
14 23 (2.20%) Oracle Fusion
15 21 (2.01%) ICEfaces
15 21 (2.01%) JSF
16 17 (1.62%) Hibernate
17 14 (1.34%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 166 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.40%) Mathematics
3 33 (3.15%) PKI
4 32 (3.06%) Open Source
5 25 (2.39%) Wiki
6 24 (2.29%) Replication
6 24 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 22 (2.10%) Cryptography
8 19 (1.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 18 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (1.53%) Physics
11 15 (1.43%) Informatics
12 14 (1.34%) Firmware
13 13 (1.24%) EFT
14 12 (1.15%) DTV
14 12 (1.15%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.96%) Statistics
16 8 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 617 (58.93%) Linux
2 342 (32.66%) Windows
3 168 (16.05%) Solaris
4 114 (10.89%) AIX
5 46 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (3.92%) CentOS
7 37 (3.53%) HPUX
8 32 (3.06%) Ubuntu
9 21 (2.01%) Android
10 17 (1.62%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.86%) Debian
14 8 (0.76%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.67%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.38%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (18.24%) Software Engineering
2 171 (16.33%) OO
3 123 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (10.12%) ITIL
5 87 (8.31%) E-Commerce
6 84 (8.02%) Multithreading
7 73 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
8 51 (4.87%) Configuration Management
9 49 (4.68%) DevOps
10 42 (4.01%) OOD
11 38 (3.63%) Test Scripting
12 35 (3.34%) Capacity Planning
12 35 (3.34%) Software Testing
13 33 (3.15%) UML
14 32 (3.06%) Migration
15 30 (2.87%) Mentoring
16 29 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (2.77%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (2.77%) Web Development
16 29 (2.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 454 (43.36%) SQL
2 447 (42.69%) Java
3 229 (21.87%) Python
3 229 (21.87%) Shell Script
4 209 (19.96%) Perl
5 169 (16.14%) C
6 156 (14.90%) C++
7 113 (10.79%) C#
8 105 (10.03%) Bash Shell
9 89 (8.50%) JavaScript
10 63 (6.02%) PL/SQL
11 56 (5.35%) PowerShell
12 24 (2.29%) Bourne shell
13 22 (2.10%) AWK
14 21 (2.01%) PHP
15 20 (1.91%) Korn
16 16 (1.53%) C-shell
17 15 (1.43%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.34%) Scala
19 13 (1.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 249 (23.78%) Degree
2 29 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.58%) Oracle Certification
4 26 (2.48%) OCP
5 25 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.81%) CCNP
7 19 (1.81%) MCSE
7 19 (1.81%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.72%) CCNA
8 18 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 17 (1.62%) Sun Certification
10 13 (1.24%) ISEB
10 13 (1.24%) OCA
11 10 (0.96%) PhD
12 8 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.67%) MCP
14 6 (0.57%) MCSA
14 6 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.21%) QA
2 31 (2.96%) SLA
3 17 (1.62%) ISO 9000
4 15 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.76%) JTAG
6 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.096%) TickIT
6 1 (0.096%) WAI
6 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.78%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (4.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 34 (3.25%) Xen
6 33 (3.15%) Hyper-V
7 28 (2.67%) KVM
8 23 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.76%) PowerHA
9 8 (0.76%) NFS
9 8 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.67%) vSphere
11 4 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
12 3 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.29%) XenApp
12 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.29%) ACF2
13 2 (0.19%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 56 (5.35%) Puppet
2 41 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (2.77%) Tivoli
3 29 (2.77%) Data Guard
4 16 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.48%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.29%) Control-M
9 3 (0.29%) Nagios
9 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.29%) BMC Performance Manager
9 3 (0.29%) SCOM
9 3 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.29%) Ansible
10 2 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 419 (40.02%) Oracle
2 111 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 97 (9.26%) VMware
4 93 (8.88%) Red Hat
5 86 (8.21%) IBM
6 75 (7.16%) Cisco
7 69 (6.59%) Sun
8 46 (4.39%) JBoss
9 41 (3.92%) Sybase
9 41 (3.92%) HP
10 30 (2.87%) NetApp
11 26 (2.48%) Perforce
12 18 (1.72%) Atlassian
13 15 (1.43%) Dell
13 15 (1.43%) SAP
14 14 (1.34%) Juniper
15 12 (1.15%) Symantec
16 9 (0.86%) EMC
16 9 (0.86%) Aruba
16 9 (0.86%) Google
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens pens. health
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60K + excellent bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago