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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 64 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 254 317 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.90% 4.18% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.22% 15.73% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 195 201 328
Median salary £49,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,596 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.98%
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
1566 2015 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.06% 26.58% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1599 1863
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Hertfordshire -16 90 £45,000 +4.65% 6
Cambridgeshire 0 86 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Bedfordshire +26 50 £58,000 +28.88% 3
Essex -12 15 £36,000 -22.03% 2
Suffolk +9 13 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Norfolk -6 1 £100,000 +233.33% 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 373 (59.68%) Linux
2 275 (44.00%) SQL
3 246 (39.36%) Oracle
4 243 (38.88%) Java
5 186 (29.76%) Finance
6 180 (28.80%) Degree
7 163 (26.08%) Windows
8 143 (22.88%) Microsoft
9 128 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (19.20%) Shell Script
11 117 (18.72%) Python
12 98 (15.68%) VMware
13 95 (15.20%) Solaris
14 94 (15.04%) Telecoms
15 91 (14.56%) Perl
16 84 (13.44%) ITIL
17 82 (13.12%) C
18 80 (12.80%) Apache
19 79 (12.64%) J2EE
20 77 (12.32%) Web Services
21 75 (12.00%) Computer Science
22 74 (11.84%) Cisco
23 73 (11.68%) C++
24 72 (11.52%) Tomcat
25 69 (11.04%) Firewall
26 68 (10.88%) IBM
27 65 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
28 63 (10.08%) Banking
29 61 (9.76%) WebLogic
30 60 (9.60%) Oracle Database

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 (12.80%) Apache
2 72 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 61 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 39 (6.24%) WebSphere
5 38 (6.08%) JBoss
6 20 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (3.04%) IIS
8 10 (1.60%) Confluence
9 9 (1.44%) CMS
9 9 (1.44%) Smallworld
10 8 (1.28%) MQSeries
10 8 (1.28%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.48%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.48%) Tuxedo
15 2 (0.32%) OpenEdge
15 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 55 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
1 7 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.80%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.40%) SaaS
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (0.96%) Google App Engine
4 6 (0.96%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (0.80%) GitHub
6 3 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) IaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (11.04%) Firewall
2 59 (9.44%) TCP/IP
3 52 (8.32%) Internet
4 48 (7.68%) Network Security
5 33 (5.28%) VPN
6 32 (5.12%) SSH
7 30 (4.80%) DNS
8 20 (3.20%) Wireshark
9 18 (2.88%) SAN
10 17 (2.72%) IPsec
10 17 (2.72%) Wireless
11 15 (2.40%) LDAP
12 14 (2.24%) LAN
13 13 (2.08%) HTTP
14 12 (1.92%) WAN
15 9 (1.44%) Intranet
15 9 (1.44%) NAS
16 8 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (1.28%) SSL
16 8 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.60%) Oracle Database
2 43 (6.88%) SQL Server
3 38 (6.08%) MySQL
4 32 (5.12%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (3.20%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.04%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.72%) DB2
9 14 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.92%) Big Data
12 9 (1.44%) GIS
13 6 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.96%) Informix
14 5 (0.80%) Firebird
14 5 (0.80%) MS Access
15 4 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.64%) Jackrabbit
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (5.92%) JIRA
2 30 (4.80%) HP UFT
2 30 (4.80%) LoadRunner
3 28 (4.48%) Selenium
4 23 (3.68%) ClearQuest
5 22 (3.52%) Git (software)
6 18 (2.88%) Subversion
7 13 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.76%) Ant
9 11 (1.76%) JUnit
9 11 (1.76%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.60%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.44%) JMeter
12 8 (1.28%) Toad
13 7 (1.12%) Log4j
13 7 (1.12%) PowerBuilder
14 6 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (0.80%) Maven
15 5 (0.80%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 186 (29.76%) Finance
2 94 (15.04%) Telecoms
3 63 (10.08%) Banking
4 25 (4.00%) Retail
5 23 (3.68%) Billing
6 21 (3.36%) Marketing
7 18 (2.88%) Electronics
8 15 (2.40%) Games
9 11 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 9 (1.44%) Front Office
11 7 (1.12%) General Ledger
11 7 (1.12%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.64%) Military
13 3 (0.48%) Automotive
13 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.32%) Advertising
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (21.92%) Analyst
2 94 (15.04%) Architect
3 83 (13.28%) Developer
4 60 (9.60%) Applications Support
5 52 (8.32%) Test Analyst
6 51 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 45 (7.20%) Consultant
8 43 (6.88%) Administrator
8 43 (6.88%) Support Analyst
9 40 (6.40%) Technical Architect
10 35 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
11 31 (4.96%) Unix Engineer
12 29 (4.64%) Applications Support Analyst
12 29 (4.64%) Graduate
13 27 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (4.16%) Linux Engineer
14 26 (4.16%) Software Engineer
14 26 (4.16%) SQL Analyst
15 24 (3.84%) Technical Consultant
16 23 (3.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (12.64%) J2EE
2 77 (12.32%) Web Services
3 59 (9.44%) HTML
4 39 (6.24%) REST
4 39 (6.24%) XML
5 34 (5.44%) Middleware
6 33 (5.28%) .NET
6 33 (5.28%) SOAP
7 26 (4.16%) J2SE
8 23 (3.68%) CSS
9 19 (3.04%) Servlets
10 18 (2.88%) Spring
11 16 (2.56%) JSP
12 14 (2.24%) JSON
12 14 (2.24%) XSD
13 13 (2.08%) ASP.NET
14 12 (1.92%) Django
14 12 (1.92%) EJB
14 12 (1.92%) STL
15 11 (1.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 43 (6.88%) Mathematics
3 36 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.12%) Physics
5 31 (4.96%) Clustering
6 17 (2.72%) Data Centre
7 16 (2.56%) Fintech
7 16 (2.56%) PACS
8 15 (2.40%) Biology
8 15 (2.40%) Replication
9 14 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.08%) Cryptography
10 13 (2.08%) PKI
11 12 (1.92%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.92%) Statistics
11 12 (1.92%) User Experience
12 10 (1.60%) DataPower
12 10 (1.60%) Mainframe
13 9 (1.44%) Data Integration
14 8 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 373 (59.68%) Linux
2 163 (26.08%) Windows
3 95 (15.20%) Solaris
4 40 (6.40%) Oracle Linux
5 30 (4.80%) Windows Server
6 29 (4.64%) AIX
6 29 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.24%) HPUX
7 14 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.92%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.44%) Debian
10 9 (1.44%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.12%) CentOS
12 6 (0.96%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.80%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.80%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.64%) OpenWrt
15 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.44%) ITIL
3 52 (8.32%) TOGAF
4 49 (7.84%) OO
5 44 (7.04%) Software Engineering
6 43 (6.88%) High Availability
7 41 (6.56%) Data Security
8 39 (6.24%) Multithreading
9 38 (6.08%) Load Balancing
10 31 (4.96%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.80%) E-Commerce
11 30 (4.80%) Performance Analysis
11 30 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (4.80%) Presales
11 30 (4.80%) Test Scripting
11 30 (4.80%) UML
12 29 (4.64%) Scrum
12 29 (4.64%) Service Management
13 28 (4.48%) Software Testing
14 27 (4.32%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 275 (44.00%) SQL
2 243 (38.88%) Java
3 120 (19.20%) Shell Script
4 117 (18.72%) Python
5 91 (14.56%) Perl
6 82 (13.12%) C
7 73 (11.68%) C++
8 55 (8.80%) JavaScript
9 46 (7.36%) C#
10 31 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 30 (4.80%) PL/SQL
11 30 (4.80%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.56%) Ruby
13 15 (2.40%) C-shell
14 11 (1.76%) VB
15 10 (1.60%) Bourne shell
16 9 (1.44%) Magik
17 8 (1.28%) PHP
18 7 (1.12%) Korn
18 7 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 180 (28.80%) Degree
2 33 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (4.96%) CCNP
4 26 (4.16%) Security Cleared
5 22 (3.52%) CCNA
6 20 (3.20%) CISM
6 20 (3.20%) CISSP
7 19 (3.04%) MCSE
7 19 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (2.40%) SC Cleared
9 14 (2.24%) CEH
9 14 (2.24%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (2.24%) SANS
9 14 (2.24%) Security+ Certification
10 13 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.76%) CCIE
11 11 (1.76%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.76%) PhD
12 9 (1.44%) Sun Certification
13 7 (1.12%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.12%) SLA
2 23 (3.68%) QA
3 15 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.28%) ISO27002
5 6 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 65 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (6.40%) Active Directory
3 33 (5.28%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.72%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.56%) vSphere
7 9 (1.44%) PowerHA
8 8 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.12%) iptables
10 6 (0.96%) Ceph
11 3 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.32%) Docker
12 2 (0.32%) vCloud
12 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 1 (0.16%) KVM
13 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (4.96%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (4.00%) Puppet
3 21 (3.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (3.20%) Data Guard
5 19 (3.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (2.24%) Nessus
6 14 (2.24%) QRadar
6 14 (2.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
8 11 (1.76%) SCCM
9 10 (1.60%) Oracle ZFS
10 8 (1.28%) Tivoli
11 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.64%) Linux-HA
14 3 (0.48%) Ansible
14 3 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
15 2 (0.32%) Graphite
15 2 (0.32%) Kibana
15 2 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 246 (39.36%) Oracle
2 143 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 98 (15.68%) VMware
4 74 (11.84%) Cisco
5 68 (10.88%) IBM
6 58 (9.28%) Red Hat
7 55 (8.80%) HP
8 47 (7.52%) Citrix
9 45 (7.20%) Sun
10 17 (2.72%) Sybase
11 14 (2.24%) ArcSight
11 14 (2.24%) BMC
11 14 (2.24%) Juniper
11 14 (2.24%) SolarWinds
11 14 (2.24%) Splunk
11 14 (2.24%) Symantec
12 12 (1.92%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.60%) ComArch
14 9 (1.44%) Aruba
14 9 (1.44%) Becrypt
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adteq Limited
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £66,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £18,150 to £22,687 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £26k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £62,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,140 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £18,150 to £22,687 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, UK
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 to £39,142 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Provisional Marmalade Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Suffolk
Prospectus
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago