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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 48 76 37
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Permanent jobs citing Unix 313 287 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.73% 3.75% 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.38% 14.29% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 247 184 397
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.80%
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
1615 2009 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.41% 26.28% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1576 1994
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +7 107 £45,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire +3 96 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Bedfordshire +44 75 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Essex +9 21 £46,500 +12.72% 4
Suffolk +8 16 £37,500 +7.14%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 402 (59.56%) Linux
2 284 (42.07%) SQL
3 270 (40.00%) Oracle
4 261 (38.67%) Java
5 197 (29.19%) Finance
6 182 (26.96%) Degree
7 178 (26.37%) Windows
8 156 (23.11%) Microsoft
9 130 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (18.22%) Shell Script
11 115 (17.04%) Python
12 109 (16.15%) VMware
13 102 (15.11%) Telecoms
14 99 (14.67%) ITIL
15 95 (14.07%) Perl
16 90 (13.33%) Apache
16 90 (13.33%) IBM
17 89 (13.19%) Tomcat
18 88 (13.04%) C++
19 87 (12.89%) C
20 85 (12.59%) Solaris
21 84 (12.44%) Web Services
22 82 (12.15%) J2EE
23 80 (11.85%) Cisco
24 74 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
25 72 (10.67%) Computer Science
25 72 (10.67%) Firewall
26 69 (10.22%) Banking
27 66 (9.78%) Red Hat
28 63 (9.33%) WebLogic

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 90 (13.33%) Apache
2 89 (13.19%) Tomcat
3 63 (9.33%) WebLogic
4 58 (8.59%) WebSphere
5 48 (7.11%) JBoss
6 32 (4.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (3.70%) IIS
8 13 (1.93%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (1.33%) CMS
10 8 (1.19%) Confluence
10 8 (1.19%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.04%) MQSeries
11 7 (1.04%) OpenEdge
11 7 (1.04%) Smallworld
12 6 (0.89%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 58 (8.59%) MS Office
2 57 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (0.74%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.81%) SaaS
3 10 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (0.89%) GitHub
5 6 (0.89%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.30%) IaaS
9 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (10.67%) Firewall
2 59 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 48 (7.11%) Internet
4 46 (6.81%) Network Security
5 36 (5.33%) SSH
6 34 (5.04%) DNS
7 28 (4.15%) VPN
8 24 (3.56%) SAN
9 21 (3.11%) LDAP
10 17 (2.52%) Wireshark
11 15 (2.22%) LAN
11 15 (2.22%) WAN
11 15 (2.22%) Wireless
12 12 (1.78%) IPsec
12 12 (1.78%) NAS
12 12 (1.78%) SSL
13 11 (1.63%) HTTP
14 9 (1.33%) Telnet
15 8 (1.19%) BGP
15 8 (1.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.04%) Oracle Database
2 54 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 40 (5.93%) MySQL
4 30 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.67%) DB2
7 17 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.07%) Big Data
9 14 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.33%) Informix
11 8 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.04%) GIS
12 7 (1.04%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.89%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.89%) Firebird
13 6 (0.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 36 (5.33%) HP UFT
1 36 (5.33%) JIRA
2 30 (4.44%) LoadRunner
2 30 (4.44%) Selenium
3 24 (3.56%) ClearQuest
3 24 (3.56%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.52%) Cucumber
5 16 (2.37%) Subversion
6 13 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.93%) Toad
7 10 (1.48%) JUnit
8 9 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.19%) Ant
9 8 (1.19%) JMeter
10 7 (1.04%) Log4j
10 7 (1.04%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.74%) Gradle
12 5 (0.74%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 197 (29.19%) Finance
2 102 (15.11%) Telecoms
3 69 (10.22%) Banking
4 24 (3.56%) Retail
5 23 (3.41%) Marketing
6 21 (3.11%) Billing
7 20 (2.96%) Electronics
8 16 (2.37%) Games
9 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.33%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.19%) Front Office
12 7 (1.04%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.74%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.59%) Military
15 3 (0.44%) Automotive
16 2 (0.30%) Advertising
16 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.15%) Back Office
17 1 (0.15%) Publishing
17 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (22.67%) Analyst
2 105 (15.56%) Developer
3 101 (14.96%) Architect
4 74 (10.96%) Applications Support
5 65 (9.63%) Test Analyst
6 54 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 51 (7.56%) Support Analyst
8 46 (6.81%) Administrator
9 44 (6.52%) Consultant
10 43 (6.37%) Technical Architect
11 42 (6.22%) Systems Administrator
12 36 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
13 32 (4.74%) Unix Engineer
14 31 (4.59%) SQL Analyst
15 29 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
16 28 (4.15%) Java Developer
16 28 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
16 28 (4.15%) Software Engineer
17 27 (4.00%) Graduate
17 27 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.44%) Web Services
2 82 (12.15%) J2EE
3 60 (8.89%) HTML
4 45 (6.67%) REST
5 43 (6.37%) .NET
6 41 (6.07%) SOAP
6 41 (6.07%) XML
7 33 (4.89%) Middleware
8 23 (3.41%) CSS
9 22 (3.26%) J2SE
10 20 (2.96%) STL
11 19 (2.81%) Servlets
12 17 (2.52%) jQuery
13 16 (2.37%) JSP
14 15 (2.22%) Spring
15 14 (2.07%) Java EE
16 13 (1.93%) RESTful
17 12 (1.78%) AngularJS
17 12 (1.78%) EJB
17 12 (1.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.07%) Mathematics
3 37 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.59%) Clustering
5 29 (4.30%) Physics
6 25 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.67%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.22%) Biology
8 15 (2.22%) DataPower
8 15 (2.22%) Fintech
8 15 (2.22%) PKI
9 14 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.93%) Statistics
11 12 (1.78%) Cryptography
12 11 (1.63%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.63%) PACS
13 10 (1.48%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.33%) Replication
15 8 (1.19%) iSeries
15 8 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 402 (59.56%) Linux
2 178 (26.37%) Windows
3 85 (12.59%) Solaris
4 36 (5.33%) Oracle Linux
5 35 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (4.74%) AIX
7 30 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (1.93%) CentOS
10 13 (1.93%) HPUX
11 9 (1.33%) Debian
11 9 (1.33%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.74%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.44%) OpenWrt
15 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (14.67%) ITIL
3 61 (9.04%) TOGAF
4 48 (7.11%) High Availability
5 46 (6.81%) Data Security
6 45 (6.67%) OO
6 45 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 44 (6.52%) Multithreading
8 38 (5.63%) Software Testing
9 37 (5.48%) Test Scripting
10 35 (5.19%) Presales
11 34 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 33 (4.89%) Load Balancing
13 32 (4.74%) Scrum
14 31 (4.59%) E-Commerce
15 30 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
15 30 (4.44%) Validation
16 29 (4.30%) Configuration Management
16 29 (4.30%) Regression Testing
17 28 (4.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (42.07%) SQL
2 261 (38.67%) Java
3 123 (18.22%) Shell Script
4 115 (17.04%) Python
5 95 (14.07%) Perl
6 88 (13.04%) C++
7 87 (12.89%) C
8 53 (7.85%) JavaScript
9 47 (6.96%) C#
10 37 (5.48%) PL/SQL
11 35 (5.19%) Bash Shell
12 32 (4.74%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.22%) VB
14 14 (2.07%) Ruby
15 11 (1.63%) PHP
16 10 (1.48%) Bourne shell
16 10 (1.48%) C-shell
17 7 (1.04%) Magik
17 7 (1.04%) OpenEdge ABL
17 7 (1.04%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 182 (26.96%) Degree
2 33 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (4.44%) CCNP
4 29 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 21 (3.11%) CISM
5 21 (3.11%) CISSP
6 20 (2.96%) CCNA
7 19 (2.81%) MCSE
7 19 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (2.67%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.37%) PhD
10 15 (2.22%) CEH
10 15 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (2.22%) SANS
11 14 (2.07%) Sun Certification
12 13 (1.93%) CCIE
12 13 (1.93%) CompTIA Security+
12 13 (1.93%) Security+ Certification
13 11 (1.63%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.04%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.63%) SLA
2 36 (5.33%) QA
3 17 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.33%) ISO27002
5 6 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.30%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (7.11%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.56%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (2.67%) VMware ESX
5 16 (2.37%) vSphere
6 15 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.33%) PowerHA
8 8 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.04%) iptables
10 6 (0.89%) Ceph
11 4 (0.59%) Postfix
11 4 (0.59%) qmail
11 4 (0.59%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.44%) KVM
12 3 (0.44%) Xen
13 2 (0.30%) Docker
13 2 (0.30%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 2 (0.30%) vCloud
13 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (4.74%) Puppet
3 15 (2.22%) Nessus
3 15 (2.22%) QRadar
3 15 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (1.93%) BMC PATROL
5 12 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (1.63%) Data Guard
7 10 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (1.48%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (1.33%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.19%) SCCM
10 7 (1.04%) Ansible
11 4 (0.59%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.59%) Linux-HA
11 4 (0.59%) Plesk
12 2 (0.30%) Graphite
12 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 270 (40.00%) Oracle
2 156 (23.11%) Microsoft
3 109 (16.15%) VMware
4 90 (13.33%) IBM
5 80 (11.85%) Cisco
6 66 (9.78%) Red Hat
7 58 (8.59%) HP
8 55 (8.15%) Citrix
9 48 (7.11%) Sun
10 18 (2.67%) Splunk
11 15 (2.22%) ArcSight
11 15 (2.22%) BMC
11 15 (2.22%) Juniper
11 15 (2.22%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.22%) Symantec
12 14 (2.07%) CheckPoint
13 13 (1.93%) Sybase
14 10 (1.48%) Aruba
14 10 (1.48%) ComArch
14 10 (1.48%) NetApp
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