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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 42 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 356 405 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.06% 5.52% 6.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.55% 20.44% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 236 289 326
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1821 1981 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.90% 27.02% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1622 1691
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -12 136 £45,000 - 8
Cambridgeshire -17 86 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Essex +22 56 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Bedfordshire +12 46 £50,000 +7.52% 7
Suffolk -5 33 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Norfolk +5 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 411 (61.34%) Linux
2 321 (47.91%) Oracle
3 229 (34.18%) Java
4 223 (33.28%) SQL
5 197 (29.40%) Finance
6 176 (26.27%) Windows
7 149 (22.24%) Degree
8 127 (18.96%) ITIL
9 126 (18.81%) Shell Script
10 125 (18.66%) Perl
11 120 (17.91%) Microsoft
12 118 (17.61%) IBM
13 113 (16.87%) C++
14 108 (16.12%) VMware
15 103 (15.37%) Apache
16 102 (15.22%) Computer Science
17 101 (15.07%) Tomcat
18 100 (14.93%) C
19 93 (13.88%) Cisco
20 91 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
21 89 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
22 88 (13.13%) Solaris
23 85 (12.69%) Python
24 82 (12.24%) Web Services
25 78 (11.64%) HTML
25 78 (11.64%) Bash Shell
26 77 (11.49%) Telecoms
27 74 (11.04%) WebSphere
28 73 (10.90%) XML
29 68 (10.15%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 103 (15.37%) Apache
2 101 (15.07%) Tomcat
3 74 (11.04%) WebSphere
4 54 (8.06%) JBoss
5 49 (7.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 37 (5.52%) WebLogic
7 32 (4.78%) IIS
8 29 (4.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 26 (3.88%) Apache ServiceMix
10 22 (3.28%) OpenEdge
11 13 (1.94%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.60%) CMS
14 4 (0.60%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.45%) Drupal
15 3 (0.45%) Jetty
15 3 (0.45%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.45%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (8.66%) MS Office
2 42 (6.27%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) MS Project
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) Simulink
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.30%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.33%) SaaS
2 18 (2.69%) PaaS
3 17 (2.54%) IaaS
4 11 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.45%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.66%) Firewall
2 41 (6.12%) LDAP
3 37 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 36 (5.37%) SAN
5 31 (4.63%) DNS
5 31 (4.63%) WAN
6 30 (4.48%) FTP
7 28 (4.18%) SSH
8 26 (3.88%) Internet
9 22 (3.28%) LAN
10 20 (2.99%) HTTP
11 16 (2.39%) SSL
12 15 (2.24%) BGP
12 15 (2.24%) Network Security
12 15 (2.24%) OSPF
13 14 (2.09%) MPLS
13 14 (2.09%) Wireless
14 13 (1.94%) DHCP
14 13 (1.94%) Telnet
15 11 (1.64%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.85%) Oracle Database
2 57 (8.51%) MySQL
2 57 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 46 (6.87%) SQL Server
4 36 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (5.22%) RDBMS
6 34 (5.07%) NoSQL
7 23 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (3.28%) Big Data
8 22 (3.28%) DB2
9 18 (2.69%) Informix
10 15 (2.24%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.09%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (1.94%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.94%) Neo4j
13 12 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 52 (7.76%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.37%) HP UFT
3 23 (3.43%) JIRA
4 22 (3.28%) Selenium
5 19 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 18 (2.69%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.39%) Subversion
8 14 (2.09%) Toad
9 13 (1.94%) LoadRunner
10 12 (1.79%) Maven
11 11 (1.64%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.49%) NetBeans
13 7 (1.04%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.90%) ClearQuest
14 6 (0.90%) Gradle
14 6 (0.90%) JMeter
15 5 (0.75%) JUnit
16 4 (0.60%) Ant
16 4 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
17 3 (0.45%) Metasploit
General
1 197 (29.40%) Finance
2 77 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 66 (9.85%) Banking
4 15 (2.24%) Electronics
5 14 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.79%) Retail
7 10 (1.49%) Games
8 9 (1.34%) Automotive
9 8 (1.19%) Billing
10 7 (1.04%) Marketing
11 2 (0.30%) Advertising
11 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.30%) Military
11 2 (0.30%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (21.04%) Developer
2 124 (18.51%) Analyst
3 120 (17.91%) Architect
4 66 (9.85%) Administrator
5 48 (7.16%) Applications Support
6 47 (7.01%) Support Analyst
7 44 (6.57%) Software Engineer
7 44 (6.57%) Test Analyst
8 42 (6.27%) Java Developer
9 40 (5.97%) Unix Administrator
10 39 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
10 39 (5.82%) Technical Architect
11 38 (5.67%) Support Engineer
12 36 (5.37%) Unix Support
13 35 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
14 34 (5.07%) Programmer
14 34 (5.07%) Unix Analyst
15 33 (4.93%) Senior Developer
15 33 (4.93%) Unix Architect
16 32 (4.78%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.24%) Web Services
2 78 (11.64%) HTML
3 73 (10.90%) XML
4 68 (10.15%) J2EE
5 62 (9.25%) .NET
6 61 (9.10%) SOAP
7 55 (8.21%) REST
8 39 (5.82%) jQuery
9 36 (5.37%) AngularJS
10 32 (4.78%) LAMP
11 28 (4.18%) WebSphere MQ
12 27 (4.03%) Java EE
13 26 (3.88%) RESTful
14 24 (3.58%) STL
15 22 (3.28%) CSS
15 22 (3.28%) Kendo UI
16 21 (3.13%) Middleware
17 17 (2.54%) Ajax
18 16 (2.39%) SailPoint
18 16 (2.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 102 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 56 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 42 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (4.33%) Mathematics
6 27 (4.03%) Management Information System
7 26 (3.88%) Client/Server
8 22 (3.28%) N-Tier
8 22 (3.28%) Physics
9 21 (3.13%) Biology
9 21 (3.13%) Clustering
10 19 (2.84%) iSeries
11 17 (2.54%) DataPower
12 16 (2.39%) Fintech
13 13 (1.94%) Replication
14 11 (1.64%) Life Science
15 10 (1.49%) Statistics
16 9 (1.34%) Data Integration
17 8 (1.19%) User Experience
18 7 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 411 (61.34%) Linux
2 176 (26.27%) Windows
3 88 (13.13%) Solaris
4 47 (7.01%) AIX
5 46 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (4.63%) Windows Server
7 27 (4.03%) HPUX
8 19 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
10 12 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (1.49%) CentOS
12 8 (1.19%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.90%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.60%) Debian
16 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (18.96%) ITIL
2 91 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (10.15%) TOGAF
4 62 (9.25%) Software Engineering
5 56 (8.36%) Service Delivery
6 52 (7.76%) High Availability
7 51 (7.61%) Multithreading
8 47 (7.01%) Data Security
9 45 (6.72%) Software Testing
9 45 (6.72%) Time Management
10 44 (6.57%) Project Management
11 39 (5.82%) Configuration Management
11 39 (5.82%) Presales
12 37 (5.52%) Open Source
13 34 (5.07%) MVC
14 32 (4.78%) Mentoring
15 31 (4.63%) SDLC
15 31 (4.63%) UML
16 30 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (4.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 229 (34.18%) Java
2 223 (33.28%) SQL
3 126 (18.81%) Shell Script
4 125 (18.66%) Perl
5 113 (16.87%) C++
6 100 (14.93%) C
7 85 (12.69%) Python
8 78 (11.64%) Bash Shell
9 60 (8.96%) JavaScript
10 40 (5.97%) C#
10 40 (5.97%) PL/SQL
11 26 (3.88%) PHP
12 25 (3.73%) PowerShell
13 22 (3.28%) OpenEdge ABL
13 22 (3.28%) Progress 4GL
14 18 (2.69%) AWK
14 18 (2.69%) C-shell
15 17 (2.54%) Korn
15 17 (2.54%) VB
16 14 (2.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 149 (22.24%) Degree
2 29 (4.33%) Sun Certification
3 24 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.69%) PhD
5 17 (2.54%) RHCSA
5 17 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 16 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.94%) ISEB
8 12 (1.79%) CCNP
8 12 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.34%) IBM Certification
9 9 (1.34%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.34%) NCDA
10 8 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.19%) CCIE
10 8 (1.19%) CCNA
11 7 (1.04%) RHCE
12 6 (0.90%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.60%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.42%) SLA
2 39 (5.82%) QA
3 18 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.90%) JTAG
5 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.60%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.45%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.45%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.30%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.15%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
System Software
1 89 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (7.31%) Active Directory
3 27 (4.03%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (1.79%) Postfix
4 12 (1.79%) qmail
4 12 (1.79%) Sendmail
5 6 (0.90%) KVM
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.75%) Xen
7 4 (0.60%) NFS
7 4 (0.60%) vSphere
8 3 (0.45%) iptables
9 2 (0.30%) Ceph
9 2 (0.30%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.30%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.15%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (4.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 26 (3.88%) Data Guard
3 25 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (3.73%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (2.39%) Puppet
5 15 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (1.79%) Plesk
6 12 (1.79%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.34%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.34%) SnapMirror
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.75%) Ansible
9 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.60%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.60%) SCCM
10 4 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.45%) Nessus
11 3 (0.45%) QRadar
11 3 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 321 (47.91%) Oracle
2 120 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 118 (17.61%) IBM
4 108 (16.12%) VMware
5 93 (13.88%) Cisco
6 57 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 56 (8.36%) Citrix
8 36 (5.37%) HP
9 31 (4.63%) Juniper
10 27 (4.03%) Sun
11 22 (3.28%) Dell
11 22 (3.28%) Progress
12 18 (2.69%) NetApp
13 16 (2.39%) CA
14 11 (1.64%) Brocade
14 11 (1.64%) WorldPay
15 9 (1.34%) F5
16 8 (1.19%) Google
17 7 (1.04%) Northgate
17 7 (1.04%) PTC
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + + £11.5K Shift + £6K Bonus + Full Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £11K SA, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + FAB BENEFITS + PERKS
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £48869 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hinxton, nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago