The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 478 422 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.95% 5.47% 7.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.03% 18.16% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 332 281 448
Average salary £45,000 £40,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.45% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2273 2324 2568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.30% 30.12% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1963 2110
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Cambridgeshire +10 196 £43,500 +7.40% 24
Hertfordshire -11 154 £45,000 +12.14% 18
Essex +44 65 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire -19 28 £48,000 +12.94% 3
Suffolk +17 25 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Norfolk +23 7 £32,000 -20.00% 2
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 624 (59.09%) Linux
2 444 (42.05%) SQL
3 428 (40.53%) Java
4 397 (37.59%) Oracle
5 359 (34.00%) Windows
6 264 (25.00%) Finance
7 247 (23.39%) Degree
8 245 (23.20%) Perl
9 230 (21.78%) Python
10 229 (21.69%) Shell Script
11 171 (16.19%) Solaris
12 163 (15.44%) OO
13 161 (15.25%) Software Engineering
14 159 (15.06%) Relational Database
15 154 (14.58%) Computer Science
16 151 (14.30%) C
17 144 (13.64%) Tomcat
18 143 (13.54%) Web Services
19 130 (12.31%) C++
20 121 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
21 115 (10.89%) JavaScript
22 114 (10.80%) J2EE
22 114 (10.80%) AIX
23 110 (10.42%) HTML
23 110 (10.42%) Bash Shell
24 105 (9.94%) Red Hat
25 104 (9.85%) VMware
26 101 (9.56%) Microsoft
26 101 (9.56%) XML
26 101 (9.56%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 144 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 98 (9.28%) WebSphere
3 92 (8.71%) Apache
4 85 (8.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 54 (5.11%) IIS
6 49 (4.64%) WebLogic
7 43 (4.07%) MQSeries
8 41 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
9 21 (1.99%) MS Exchange
10 17 (1.61%) GlassFish
11 15 (1.42%) Tuxedo
11 15 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.76%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.76%) CMS
12 8 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.66%) CloudStack
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.66%) WordPress
14 4 (0.38%) Liferay
Applications
1 57 (5.40%) MS Office
2 31 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.85%) Simulink
4 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.66%) Shopify
6 6 (0.57%) Tridion
7 2 (0.19%) Magento
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.095%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.095%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.095%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 51 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.76%) SaaS
3 7 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.38%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (0.28%) Route 53
5 3 (0.28%) IaaS
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.19%) Office 365
7 1 (0.095%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (9.19%) Firewall
2 91 (8.62%) SAN
3 90 (8.52%) Internet
4 80 (7.58%) DNS
5 77 (7.29%) TCP/IP
6 72 (6.82%) HTTP
7 53 (5.02%) VPN
8 46 (4.36%) FTP
9 39 (3.69%) DHCP
10 38 (3.60%) Reverse Proxy
11 19 (1.80%) Wireless
12 18 (1.70%) LDAP
13 17 (1.61%) NAS
14 16 (1.52%) SSH
14 16 (1.52%) SSL
15 11 (1.04%) BGP
15 11 (1.04%) ATM
15 11 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (0.95%) Junos
16 10 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (15.06%) Relational Database
2 101 (9.56%) RDBMS
3 96 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 93 (8.81%) DB2
5 88 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 65 (6.16%) MySQL
7 55 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 42 (3.98%) Informix
9 39 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.46%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
12 20 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (1.52%) SQLPlus
15 14 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (1.04%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.95%) Data Mining
17 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (6.16%) Eclipse
2 63 (5.97%) Git (software)
3 50 (4.73%) Subversion
4 39 (3.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 36 (3.41%) JIRA
5 36 (3.41%) Selenium
6 27 (2.56%) MyEclipse
7 26 (2.46%) Ant
8 23 (2.18%) JUnit
8 23 (2.18%) Maven
9 16 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (1.23%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.04%) ClearQuest
13 10 (0.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 9 (0.85%) Toad
15 8 (0.76%) Rational Application Developer
15 8 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
15 8 (0.76%) Visual Studio
16 7 (0.66%) FitNesse
General
1 264 (25.00%) Finance
2 78 (7.39%) Manufacturing
3 74 (7.01%) Banking
4 54 (5.11%) Retail
5 42 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.84%) Electronics
7 21 (1.99%) Games
8 19 (1.80%) Marketing
9 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.57%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.47%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.38%) Military
12 4 (0.38%) Billing
13 3 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) Back Office
14 2 (0.19%) Law
14 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 223 (21.12%) Developer
2 169 (16.00%) Administrator
3 143 (13.54%) Analyst
4 139 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
5 113 (10.70%) Java Developer
6 99 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 67 (6.34%) Support Analyst
7 67 (6.34%) Support Engineer
8 61 (5.78%) DBA
9 59 (5.59%) Programmer
10 54 (5.11%) Java Software Engineer
11 52 (4.92%) Consultant
12 50 (4.73%) UNIX Administrator
13 49 (4.64%) Applications Support
14 47 (4.45%) Linux Administrator
15 46 (4.36%) Oracle DBA
16 45 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 43 (4.07%) Operations Analyst
18 39 (3.69%) Software Developer
19 37 (3.50%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (13.54%) Web Services
2 114 (10.80%) J2EE
3 110 (10.42%) HTML
4 101 (9.56%) XML
5 87 (8.24%) Middleware
6 85 (8.05%) JSP
7 70 (6.63%) Struts
8 60 (5.68%) Ajax
9 58 (5.49%) jQuery
10 52 (4.92%) CSS
11 48 (4.55%) JDBC
12 38 (3.60%) Java EE
13 37 (3.50%) JSF
14 35 (3.31%) ICEfaces
15 31 (2.94%) .NET
16 30 (2.84%) Spring
17 27 (2.56%) JSON
18 22 (2.08%) Hibernate
19 12 (1.14%) HTML5
20 10 (0.95%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 154 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 53 (5.02%) Mathematics
3 37 (3.50%) Open Source
4 35 (3.31%) Replication
5 27 (2.56%) PKI
6 22 (2.08%) Firmware
7 20 (1.89%) Wiki
7 20 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.70%) Cryptography
9 15 (1.42%) EFT
9 15 (1.42%) Physics
10 14 (1.33%) Informatics
11 12 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (1.14%) DTV
11 12 (1.14%) Clustering
12 10 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.66%) Web 2.0
13 7 (0.66%) Statistics
13 7 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 624 (59.09%) Linux
2 359 (34.00%) Windows
3 171 (16.19%) Solaris
4 114 (10.80%) AIX
5 52 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (4.55%) CentOS
7 47 (4.45%) HPUX
8 29 (2.75%) Ubuntu
9 16 (1.52%) Android
10 15 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (1.14%) Debian
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.57%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (0.38%) Fedora
16 4 (0.38%) SUSE
17 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (15.44%) OO
2 161 (15.25%) Software Engineering
3 121 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
5 96 (9.09%) ITIL
6 81 (7.67%) E-Commerce
7 66 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 60 (5.68%) Configuration Management
9 50 (4.73%) DevOps
10 49 (4.64%) Migration
11 43 (4.07%) Test Scripting
12 42 (3.98%) Software Testing
12 42 (3.98%) Capacity Planning
13 41 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 41 (3.88%) Web Development
14 37 (3.50%) RAD
14 37 (3.50%) TDD
15 34 (3.22%) Service Delivery
15 34 (3.22%) OOD
15 34 (3.22%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 444 (42.05%) SQL
2 428 (40.53%) Java
3 245 (23.20%) Perl
4 230 (21.78%) Python
5 229 (21.69%) Shell Script
6 151 (14.30%) C
7 130 (12.31%) C++
8 115 (10.89%) JavaScript
9 110 (10.42%) Bash Shell
10 81 (7.67%) C#
11 67 (6.34%) PL/SQL
12 59 (5.59%) PowerShell
13 33 (3.13%) PHP
14 26 (2.46%) Korn
14 26 (2.46%) AWK
15 20 (1.89%) Ruby
15 20 (1.89%) Bourne shell
15 20 (1.89%) C-shell
16 19 (1.80%) VB
17 13 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 247 (23.39%) Degree
2 34 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.46%) ISTQB
4 25 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (2.27%) OCP
5 24 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
6 23 (2.18%) MCSE
7 22 (2.08%) CCNA
8 21 (1.99%) CCNP
9 20 (1.89%) Sun Certification
10 18 (1.70%) Security Cleared
11 14 (1.33%) ISEB
12 12 (1.14%) OCA
13 11 (1.04%) RHCE
14 10 (0.95%) SC Cleared
14 10 (0.95%) PhD
15 9 (0.85%) MCSA
16 7 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
18 4 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.05%) QA
2 28 (2.65%) SLA
3 21 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.04%) ISO 9000
5 8 (0.76%) JTAG
6 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.095%) TickIT
7 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.095%) WAI
System Software
1 82 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (5.49%) Oracle RAC
3 56 (5.30%) Active Directory
4 49 (4.64%) Hyper-V
5 46 (4.36%) KVM
6 45 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 37 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (3.31%) Xen
9 8 (0.76%) vSphere
9 8 (0.76%) NFS
9 8 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.38%) XenApp
10 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.19%) SRDF
12 2 (0.19%) Squid
13 1 (0.095%) Snort
Systems Management
1 63 (5.97%) Puppet
2 48 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (3.22%) Data Guard
4 28 (2.65%) Tivoli
5 19 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.38%) Netcool
9 4 (0.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.38%) Control-M
9 4 (0.38%) Nessus
10 3 (0.28%) Nagios
10 3 (0.28%) Ansible
10 3 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (0.28%) SCOM
10 3 (0.28%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 397 (37.59%) Oracle
2 105 (9.94%) Red Hat
3 104 (9.85%) VMware
4 101 (9.56%) Microsoft
5 83 (7.86%) Cisco
5 83 (7.86%) IBM
6 67 (6.34%) Sun
7 60 (5.68%) HP
8 58 (5.49%) JBoss
9 41 (3.88%) Sybase
10 39 (3.69%) NetApp
11 26 (2.46%) Perforce
12 21 (1.99%) Atlassian
13 19 (1.80%) Juniper
14 17 (1.61%) Symantec
15 16 (1.52%) SAP
16 13 (1.23%) Dell
17 11 (1.04%) Citrix
17 11 (1.04%) EMC
17 11 (1.04%) Aruba
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