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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 34 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 487 390 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.13% 5.69% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.93% 19.16% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 346 288 585
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
2124 2035 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.73% 29.71% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1674 2197
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +1 214 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Cambridgeshire -8 144 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Bedfordshire +25 51 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Suffolk +1 36 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Essex -7 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Norfolk -2 11 £30,000 -33.33%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 585 (60.25%) Linux
2 471 (48.51%) SQL
3 448 (46.14%) Java
4 432 (44.49%) Oracle
5 342 (35.22%) Windows
6 246 (25.33%) Degree
7 231 (23.79%) Finance
8 203 (20.91%) Software Engineering
9 197 (20.29%) Shell Script
10 179 (18.43%) Tomcat
11 177 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
12 170 (17.51%) Solaris
13 162 (16.68%) Computer Science
14 161 (16.58%) C++
14 161 (16.58%) ITIL
14 161 (16.58%) OO
15 160 (16.48%) Python
16 152 (15.65%) Perl
17 142 (14.62%) Microsoft
18 141 (14.52%) J2EE
18 141 (14.52%) XML
19 133 (13.70%) C
20 125 (12.87%) C#
20 125 (12.87%) JavaScript
21 123 (12.67%) HTML
22 117 (12.05%) SQL Server
23 114 (11.74%) IBM
24 113 (11.64%) Internet
25 109 (11.23%) Oracle Database
26 106 (10.92%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 179 (18.43%) Tomcat
2 106 (10.92%) WebSphere
3 88 (9.06%) Apache
4 86 (8.86%) WebLogic
5 85 (8.75%) IIS
6 70 (7.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 52 (5.36%) JBoss
8 41 (4.22%) MQSeries
9 34 (3.50%) IBM HTTP Server
10 33 (3.40%) GlassFish
11 25 (2.57%) OpenStack
12 23 (2.37%) MS Exchange
13 17 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
14 14 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 13 (1.34%) ColdFusion
16 12 (1.24%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.93%) CloudStack
18 8 (0.82%) Lync
18 8 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 71 (7.31%) MS Office
2 70 (7.21%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) Simulink
5 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.21%) Agresso
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.13%) SaaS
5 10 (1.03%) IBM SmartCloud
6 6 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
6 6 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.21%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 113 (11.64%) Internet
2 76 (7.83%) SAN
3 64 (6.59%) DNS
3 64 (6.59%) FTP
4 62 (6.39%) HTTP
5 61 (6.28%) Firewall
6 58 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 53 (5.46%) VPN
8 29 (2.99%) VoIP
9 27 (2.78%) SSH
10 26 (2.68%) PuTTY
10 26 (2.68%) WinSCP
11 20 (2.06%) Wireless
12 19 (1.96%) NAS
12 19 (1.96%) WAN
12 19 (1.96%) DHCP
13 18 (1.85%) OSPF
13 18 (1.85%) BGP
14 16 (1.65%) Reverse Proxy
15 15 (1.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.23%) Oracle Database
3 102 (10.50%) Relational Database
4 96 (9.89%) MySQL
5 72 (7.42%) RDBMS
6 70 (7.21%) DB2
7 62 (6.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 43 (4.43%) NoSQL
9 30 (3.09%) Hadoop
10 25 (2.57%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 25 (2.57%) Oracle Reports
11 24 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.85%) BigTable
13 14 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 12 (1.24%) Oracle9i Database
14 12 (1.24%) SQLPlus
15 11 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (6.49%) Subversion
2 59 (6.08%) Git (software)
3 49 (5.05%) JIRA
4 28 (2.88%) Toad
5 27 (2.78%) Maven
6 26 (2.68%) JUnit
7 23 (2.37%) Eclipse
8 21 (2.16%) Ant
9 20 (2.06%) Selenium
10 19 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (1.75%) Jenkins
12 15 (1.54%) Rational Application Developer
13 12 (1.24%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.13%) TestNG
15 10 (1.03%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (0.82%) Log4j
16 8 (0.82%) MyEclipse
17 7 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (0.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 231 (23.79%) Finance
2 90 (9.27%) Retail
3 49 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 48 (4.94%) Banking
5 43 (4.43%) Games
6 17 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.34%) Back Office
8 12 (1.24%) Electronics
9 11 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.13%) Billing
10 8 (0.82%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.82%) Legal
11 7 (0.72%) Advertising
12 6 (0.62%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.51%) Law
13 5 (0.51%) Military
14 4 (0.41%) Publishing
15 2 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 186 (19.16%) Developer
2 184 (18.95%) Analyst
3 130 (13.39%) Support Analyst
4 115 (11.84%) Software Engineer
5 112 (11.53%) Administrator
6 110 (11.33%) Java Developer
7 86 (8.86%) Applications Support
8 69 (7.11%) Systems Administrator
9 63 (6.49%) Applications Support Analyst
10 62 (6.39%) Software Developer
11 52 (5.36%) Senior Developer
12 48 (4.94%) Consultant
12 48 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
13 43 (4.43%) Architect
14 41 (4.22%) DBA
14 41 (4.22%) Java Software Engineer
15 38 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
15 38 (3.91%) Support Engineer
16 33 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
17 32 (3.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (14.52%) J2EE
1 141 (14.52%) XML
2 123 (12.67%) HTML
3 97 (9.99%) Web Services
4 90 (9.27%) Middleware
5 65 (6.69%) CSS
6 60 (6.18%) SOAP
7 48 (4.94%) .NET
8 46 (4.74%) JSP
9 43 (4.43%) JDBC
10 42 (4.33%) jQuery
10 42 (4.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 37 (3.81%) Ajax
11 37 (3.81%) Struts
12 34 (3.50%) JSON
13 32 (3.30%) Spring
13 32 (3.30%) ASP.NET
14 25 (2.57%) JMS
14 25 (2.57%) REST
15 22 (2.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 162 (16.68%) Computer Science
2 100 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.77%) Algorithms
4 52 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 33 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 32 (3.30%) Open Source
7 24 (2.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 23 (2.37%) PKI
9 22 (2.27%) Cryptography
10 21 (2.16%) Replication
11 18 (1.85%) Wiki
12 15 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (1.54%) AS400
13 14 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
13 14 (1.44%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.24%) iSeries
14 12 (1.24%) Physics
15 11 (1.13%) Client/Server
16 10 (1.03%) User Experience
17 9 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 585 (60.25%) Linux
2 342 (35.22%) Windows
3 170 (17.51%) Solaris
4 105 (10.81%) AIX
5 49 (5.05%) HPUX
6 41 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (2.47%) Android
8 24 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (2.37%) Ubuntu
10 19 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 17 (1.75%) CentOS
12 15 (1.54%) Windows 7
13 14 (1.44%) Debian
14 6 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.51%) FreeBSD
15 5 (0.51%) OpenBSD
16 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (20.91%) Software Engineering
2 177 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (16.58%) ITIL
3 161 (16.58%) OO
4 90 (9.27%) E-Commerce
5 81 (8.34%) Multithreading
6 66 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
7 50 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 49 (5.05%) Configuration Management
9 48 (4.94%) Service Management
10 42 (4.33%) Scrum
10 42 (4.33%) Problem Management
11 37 (3.81%) SOA
12 35 (3.60%) OOD
13 32 (3.30%) Test Scripting
14 31 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
14 31 (3.19%) MVC
15 30 (3.09%) Workflow
15 30 (3.09%) Software Testing
15 30 (3.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 471 (48.51%) SQL
2 448 (46.14%) Java
3 197 (20.29%) Shell Script
4 161 (16.58%) C++
5 160 (16.48%) Python
6 152 (15.65%) Perl
7 133 (13.70%) C
8 125 (12.87%) C#
8 125 (12.87%) JavaScript
9 80 (8.24%) PL/SQL
9 80 (8.24%) Bash Shell
10 54 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 36 (3.71%) PHP
12 27 (2.78%) Korn
13 18 (1.85%) Objective-C
13 18 (1.85%) Scala
14 14 (1.44%) XPath
15 13 (1.34%) AWK
16 12 (1.24%) C-shell
16 12 (1.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 246 (25.33%) Degree
2 36 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.30%) Sun Certification
4 21 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
5 20 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.06%) OCP
5 20 (2.06%) ISEB
5 20 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.65%) CCNP
7 15 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 14 (1.44%) MCP
8 14 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.24%) MCSE
11 10 (1.03%) MBCS
11 10 (1.03%) VCP4
11 10 (1.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.39%) SLA
2 53 (5.46%) QA
3 18 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (1.54%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.21%) JTAG
6 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
System Software
1 60 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (5.46%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (1.75%) vSphere
5 17 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.75%) PowerHA
6 15 (1.54%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.54%) Xen
7 13 (1.34%) vCloud
8 9 (0.93%) Samba
9 8 (0.82%) KVM
9 8 (0.82%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.62%) Firmware
10 6 (0.62%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.51%) RACF
11 5 (0.51%) NFS
11 5 (0.51%) Ceph
11 5 (0.51%) ACF2
11 5 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 58 (5.97%) Puppet
2 45 (4.63%) Tivoli
3 39 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (3.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 20 (2.06%) Data Guard
6 12 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (1.13%) Ansible
8 6 (0.62%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (0.62%) SCCM
8 6 (0.62%) SCOM
9 5 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 5 (0.51%) Control-M
9 5 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 4 (0.41%) CA Wily
10 4 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.31%) Nagios
11 3 (0.31%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 432 (44.49%) Oracle
2 142 (14.62%) Microsoft
3 114 (11.74%) IBM
4 88 (9.06%) VMware
5 66 (6.80%) Sun
6 65 (6.69%) Cisco
7 58 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 40 (4.12%) HP
9 31 (3.19%) Citrix
10 21 (2.16%) NetApp
11 16 (1.65%) Sybase
12 15 (1.54%) Google
13 13 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 12 (1.24%) BMC
15 11 (1.13%) F5
16 10 (1.03%) SaltStack
16 10 (1.03%) CA
16 10 (1.03%) CheckPoint
17 8 (0.82%) Interwoven
17 8 (0.82%) Blue Coat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum & Bonus, Training, Health, Pension, Life, Flex
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Anglia
Norfolk & Suffolk Constabularies
Salary: From £26,658 to £28,389 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM
Posted: 15 days ago