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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 594 529 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 6.18% 7.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.36% 20.02% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 459 419 535
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £55,000 £55,000
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
2657 2642 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.51% 30.86% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2275 2308
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £54,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 255 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cambridgeshire -10 160 £42,500 - 12
Bedfordshire +15 73 £42,000 -22.93% 1
Suffolk +6 63 £37,500 +8.69%
Essex +8 45 £45,000 +20.00% 2
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 644 (64.14%) Linux
2 440 (43.82%) SQL
3 405 (40.34%) Java
4 392 (39.04%) Oracle
5 332 (33.07%) Windows
6 306 (30.48%) Degree
7 267 (26.59%) Finance
8 251 (25.00%) Perl
9 205 (20.42%) Shell Script
10 199 (19.82%) Python
11 177 (17.63%) Relational Database
12 173 (17.23%) OO
13 165 (16.43%) Software Engineering
14 164 (16.33%) Computer Science
15 162 (16.14%) Solaris
16 158 (15.74%) C
17 151 (15.04%) Web Services
18 131 (13.05%) JavaScript
19 129 (12.85%) Tomcat
20 125 (12.45%) C++
20 125 (12.45%) AIX
21 118 (11.75%) HTML
22 112 (11.16%) Microsoft
23 111 (11.06%) Performance Tuning
24 108 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
25 107 (10.66%) J2EE
26 99 (9.86%) JSP
27 98 (9.76%) RDBMS
28 97 (9.66%) SQL Server
29 93 (9.26%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 129 (12.85%) Tomcat
2 93 (9.26%) WebSphere
3 80 (7.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 63 (6.27%) Apache
5 60 (5.98%) WebLogic
6 51 (5.08%) IIS
7 37 (3.69%) IBM HTTP Server
8 35 (3.49%) MQSeries
9 23 (2.29%) MS Exchange
10 14 (1.39%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.80%) Tuxedo
12 7 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (0.70%) WordPress
13 6 (0.60%) CMS
14 5 (0.50%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
15 4 (0.40%) Liferay
16 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (4.38%) MS Office
1 44 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.40%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.20%) Simulink
4 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (3.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.70%) Shopify
4 7 (0.70%) Siebel Analytics
5 5 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
7 2 (0.20%) Documaker
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.100%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.100%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.100%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.00%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Office 365
3 2 (0.20%) IaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 91 (9.06%) TCP/IP
2 78 (7.77%) Internet
3 70 (6.97%) SAN
3 70 (6.97%) Firewall
4 64 (6.37%) DNS
5 57 (5.68%) HTTP
6 48 (4.78%) VPN
6 48 (4.78%) FTP
7 41 (4.08%) DHCP
8 32 (3.19%) Reverse Proxy
9 26 (2.59%) Wireless
10 15 (1.49%) LAN
11 13 (1.29%) WAN
11 13 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (1.20%) SSH
13 10 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (1.00%) Intranet
14 9 (0.90%) SSL
14 9 (0.90%) Junos
15 8 (0.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (17.63%) Relational Database
2 98 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 97 (9.66%) SQL Server
4 91 (9.06%) DB2
5 87 (8.67%) Oracle Database
6 60 (5.98%) Informix
7 54 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 48 (4.78%) MySQL
9 40 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
9 40 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 37 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.99%) Essbase
13 20 (1.99%) Oracle Discoverer
13 20 (1.99%) Oracle Exadata
14 12 (1.20%) NoSQL
15 11 (1.10%) SQLPlus
15 11 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
16 10 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (8.27%) Eclipse
2 59 (5.88%) Subversion
3 34 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 33 (3.29%) Maven
5 30 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 30 (2.99%) MyEclipse
6 28 (2.79%) Selenium
7 18 (1.79%) ClearQuest
7 18 (1.79%) Toad
8 16 (1.59%) JUnit
9 14 (1.39%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.29%) JIRA
11 12 (1.20%) Ant
11 12 (1.20%) Rational Application Developer
12 8 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 8 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.80%) Hudson
12 8 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
14 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 267 (26.59%) Finance
2 75 (7.47%) Retail
3 70 (6.97%) Banking
4 64 (6.37%) Telecoms
5 48 (4.78%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.49%) Advertising
7 12 (1.20%) Electronics
8 11 (1.10%) Games
9 9 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.60%) Marketing
11 4 (0.40%) Avionics
11 4 (0.40%) Back Office
11 4 (0.40%) Publishing
11 4 (0.40%) Automotive
12 3 (0.30%) Military
13 2 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.100%) Legal
14 1 (0.100%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 258 (25.70%) Developer
2 139 (13.84%) Analyst
3 138 (13.75%) Administrator
4 116 (11.55%) Java Developer
5 106 (10.56%) Software Engineer
6 85 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 76 (7.57%) DBA
8 75 (7.47%) Consultant
9 74 (7.37%) Programmer
10 73 (7.27%) Support Analyst
11 62 (6.18%) Oracle DBA
12 54 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
13 52 (5.18%) Support Engineer
14 46 (4.58%) UNIX Administrator
15 45 (4.48%) Operations Analyst
16 44 (4.38%) Senior Developer
17 41 (4.08%) Test Engineer
18 36 (3.59%) Operations Support Analyst
19 34 (3.39%) Applications Support
20 33 (3.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (15.04%) Web Services
2 118 (11.75%) HTML
3 107 (10.66%) J2EE
4 99 (9.86%) JSP
5 92 (9.16%) XML
6 81 (8.07%) Struts
7 67 (6.67%) Middleware
8 61 (6.08%) Ajax
9 60 (5.98%) jQuery
10 55 (5.48%) CSS
11 50 (4.98%) Java EE
12 43 (4.28%) JDBC
12 43 (4.28%) JSF
13 38 (3.78%) ICEfaces
14 37 (3.69%) Spring
15 31 (3.09%) Hibernate
16 27 (2.69%) CGI
17 24 (2.39%) Django
18 22 (2.19%) JSON
19 20 (1.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 164 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.37%) Mathematics
3 46 (4.58%) Open Source
4 24 (2.39%) Device Driver
5 23 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.29%) Replication
6 21 (2.09%) Firmware
7 20 (1.99%) Oracle Exalytics
8 19 (1.89%) GIS
9 14 (1.39%) Physics
10 12 (1.20%) Clustering
11 11 (1.10%) EFT
12 10 (1.00%) Biology
12 10 (1.00%) Informatics
13 8 (0.80%) Cryptography
13 8 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.70%) Wiki
15 6 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 6 (0.60%) VHDL
15 6 (0.60%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 644 (64.14%) Linux
2 332 (33.07%) Windows
3 162 (16.14%) Solaris
4 125 (12.45%) AIX
5 58 (5.78%) HPUX
6 41 (4.08%) CentOS
7 30 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (2.59%) Ubuntu
9 20 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (1.89%) Debian
10 19 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
11 17 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.10%) Android
13 10 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (1.00%) FreeBSD
14 9 (0.90%) OpenBSD
15 6 (0.60%) VxWorks
15 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.50%) SUSE
17 4 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (17.23%) OO
2 165 (16.43%) Software Engineering
3 111 (11.06%) Performance Tuning
4 108 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (7.07%) Multithreading
6 66 (6.57%) E-Commerce
7 58 (5.78%) TDD
8 57 (5.68%) Migration
8 57 (5.68%) ITIL
9 53 (5.28%) Web Development
10 52 (5.18%) Software Testing
11 46 (4.58%) Configuration Management
12 44 (4.38%) Release Management
13 40 (3.98%) Test Scripting
13 40 (3.98%) Scrum
14 39 (3.88%) OOD
15 38 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 37 (3.69%) RAD
17 31 (3.09%) Service Delivery
18 30 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 440 (43.82%) SQL
2 405 (40.34%) Java
3 251 (25.00%) Perl
4 205 (20.42%) Shell Script
5 199 (19.82%) Python
6 158 (15.74%) C
7 131 (13.05%) JavaScript
8 125 (12.45%) C++
9 79 (7.87%) PL/SQL
10 74 (7.37%) Bash Shell
11 59 (5.88%) C#
12 46 (4.58%) PowerShell
13 33 (3.29%) PHP
14 32 (3.19%) VB
15 22 (2.19%) VBScript
15 22 (2.19%) AWK
16 18 (1.79%) Ruby
16 18 (1.79%) Tcl
17 16 (1.59%) Korn
18 14 (1.39%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 306 (30.48%) Degree
2 35 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (2.79%) MCSE
4 23 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (2.09%) CCNP
7 19 (1.89%) CCNA
7 19 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.79%) Sun Certification
9 12 (1.20%) RHCE
10 10 (1.00%) OCP
10 10 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (1.00%) ISEB
10 10 (1.00%) MCITP
11 8 (0.80%) MCSA
12 7 (0.70%) CISSP
13 5 (0.50%) PhD
13 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.50%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.18%) QA
2 20 (1.99%) SLA
3 17 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.100%) JTAG
System Software
1 59 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 54 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
2 54 (5.38%) KVM
3 52 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (4.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 42 (4.18%) Hyper-V
6 35 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.70%) XenServer
8 6 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.60%) Xen
9 5 (0.50%) vSphere
10 4 (0.40%) Cygwin
10 4 (0.40%) NFS
11 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.20%) Snort
11 2 (0.20%) Squid
11 2 (0.20%) XenApp
12 1 (0.100%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.100%) ACF2
12 1 (0.100%) NDS
Systems Management
1 31 (3.09%) Puppet
2 26 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (2.29%) Tivoli
5 19 (1.89%) Data Guard
6 9 (0.90%) Nagios
7 6 (0.60%) Control-M
8 5 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.50%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.50%) Nessus
9 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 4 (0.40%) Netcool
9 4 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.20%) WSUS
12 1 (0.100%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.100%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.100%) SCCM
Vendors
1 392 (39.04%) Oracle
2 112 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 73 (7.27%) VMware
4 71 (7.07%) Sun
5 69 (6.87%) JBoss
6 67 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 62 (6.18%) HP
8 61 (6.08%) IBM
9 50 (4.98%) Sybase
9 50 (4.98%) Cisco
10 27 (2.69%) Hyperion
11 25 (2.49%) NetApp
12 21 (2.09%) Juniper
13 20 (1.99%) Fujitsu
14 19 (1.89%) Perforce
15 16 (1.59%) Citrix
16 14 (1.39%) Symantec
17 12 (1.20%) Aruba
18 10 (1.00%) Sunopsis
18 10 (1.00%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Awesome Prospects
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens health, pens, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago