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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 597 552 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.83% 6.36% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.41% 20.60% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 458 436 530
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 £55,000 £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
2664 2680 2742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.46% 30.89% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2255 2304 2300
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 16 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 16 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 +7 255 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Cambridgeshire -11 156 £42,500 - 35
Bedfordshire +23 78 £42,500 -18.66% 6
Suffolk +2 65 £38,750 +14.81% 4
Essex +4 46 £45,000 +5.88% 3
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 636 (63.73%) Linux
2 432 (43.29%) SQL
3 396 (39.68%) Java
4 388 (38.88%) Oracle
5 335 (33.57%) Windows
6 305 (30.56%) Degree
7 257 (25.75%) Finance
8 248 (24.85%) Perl
9 204 (20.44%) Shell Script
10 197 (19.74%) Python
11 174 (17.43%) Relational Database
12 169 (16.93%) OO
13 165 (16.53%) Computer Science
14 160 (16.03%) C
15 159 (15.93%) Software Engineering
16 158 (15.83%) Solaris
17 149 (14.93%) Web Services
18 136 (13.63%) JavaScript
19 128 (12.83%) C++
20 125 (12.53%) AIX
21 124 (12.42%) Tomcat
22 120 (12.02%) HTML
23 113 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
24 110 (11.02%) Microsoft
25 106 (10.62%) J2EE
26 103 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
27 99 (9.92%) JSP
28 96 (9.62%) SQL Server
28 96 (9.62%) RDBMS
29 94 (9.42%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 16 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
1 124 (12.42%) Tomcat
2 92 (9.22%) WebSphere
3 77 (7.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 61 (6.11%) WebLogic
5 60 (6.01%) Apache
6 47 (4.71%) IIS
7 35 (3.51%) IBM HTTP Server
8 33 (3.31%) MQSeries
9 24 (2.40%) MS Exchange
10 14 (1.40%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.70%) WordPress
11 7 (0.70%) GlassFish
11 7 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (0.70%) Tuxedo
12 6 (0.60%) CMS
13 4 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.40%) Liferay
13 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.21%) MS Office
3 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.40%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.20%) Simulink
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.70%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.70%) Siebel Analytics
4 7 (0.70%) Shopify
5 5 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.20%) Documaker
7 2 (0.20%) Magento
8 1 (0.10%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.10%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.20%) SaaS
3 5 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) Office 365
4 2 (0.20%) IaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 94 (9.42%) TCP/IP
2 78 (7.82%) Internet
3 72 (7.21%) Firewall
4 69 (6.91%) SAN
5 62 (6.21%) DNS
6 57 (5.71%) HTTP
7 49 (4.91%) VPN
8 46 (4.61%) FTP
9 41 (4.11%) DHCP
10 32 (3.21%) Reverse Proxy
11 29 (2.91%) Wireless
12 16 (1.60%) LAN
13 15 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (1.40%) WAN
15 12 (1.20%) SSH
16 11 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
17 9 (0.90%) Junos
17 9 (0.90%) SSL
17 9 (0.90%) IPv4
17 9 (0.90%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (17.43%) Relational Database
2 96 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 96 (9.62%) RDBMS
3 90 (9.02%) DB2
4 88 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 57 (5.71%) Informix
6 54 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 47 (4.71%) MySQL
8 41 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 37 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 34 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (2.10%) Oracle Exadata
12 21 (2.10%) Oracle Discoverer
12 21 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (2.10%) Essbase
13 12 (1.20%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.10%) SQLPlus
14 11 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 83 (8.32%) Eclipse
2 61 (6.11%) Subversion
3 34 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 33 (3.31%) Maven
5 28 (2.81%) Git (software)
5 28 (2.81%) MyEclipse
6 27 (2.71%) Selenium
7 18 (1.80%) ClearQuest
8 17 (1.70%) Toad
9 16 (1.60%) JUnit
10 14 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 13 (1.30%) JIRA
12 12 (1.20%) Rational Application Developer
13 11 (1.10%) Ant
14 9 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 7 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.70%) Hudson
16 7 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
17 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 257 (25.75%) Finance
2 74 (7.41%) Retail
3 69 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 66 (6.61%) Banking
5 46 (4.61%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.50%) Advertising
7 13 (1.30%) Games
7 13 (1.30%) Electronics
8 8 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.60%) Marketing
10 4 (0.40%) Military
10 4 (0.40%) Publishing
10 4 (0.40%) Automotive
10 4 (0.40%) Back Office
10 4 (0.40%) Avionics
11 2 (0.20%) Legal
11 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 257 (25.75%) Developer
2 139 (13.93%) Analyst
3 133 (13.33%) Administrator
4 113 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 107 (10.72%) Software Engineer
6 80 (8.02%) Systems Administrator
7 77 (7.72%) DBA
8 76 (7.62%) Consultant
9 73 (7.31%) Support Analyst
10 71 (7.11%) Programmer
11 64 (6.41%) Oracle DBA
12 51 (5.11%) Java Software Engineer
13 49 (4.91%) Support Engineer
14 47 (4.71%) UNIX Administrator
15 43 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
16 42 (4.21%) Test Engineer
17 41 (4.11%) Senior Developer
18 35 (3.51%) Applications Support
19 34 (3.41%) Operations Support Analyst
19 34 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (14.93%) Web Services
2 120 (12.02%) HTML
3 106 (10.62%) J2EE
4 99 (9.92%) JSP
5 89 (8.92%) XML
6 81 (8.12%) Struts
7 65 (6.51%) Middleware
8 60 (6.01%) Ajax
9 59 (5.91%) jQuery
10 57 (5.71%) CSS
11 48 (4.81%) Java EE
12 42 (4.21%) JSF
13 41 (4.11%) JDBC
14 36 (3.61%) ICEfaces
15 35 (3.51%) Spring
16 31 (3.11%) Hibernate
17 26 (2.61%) CGI
18 25 (2.51%) Django
19 22 (2.20%) JSON
20 21 (2.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 165 (16.53%) Computer Science
2 62 (6.21%) Mathematics
3 48 (4.81%) Open Source
4 27 (2.71%) Device Driver
5 23 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.20%) Replication
7 21 (2.10%) Oracle Exalytics
7 21 (2.10%) GIS
8 20 (2.00%) Firmware
9 14 (1.40%) Physics
10 12 (1.20%) Clustering
11 10 (1.00%) EFT
11 10 (1.00%) Biology
12 9 (0.90%) Informatics
12 9 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.90%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (0.70%) VHDL
13 7 (0.70%) Verilog
13 7 (0.70%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 636 (63.73%) Linux
2 335 (33.57%) Windows
3 158 (15.83%) Solaris
4 125 (12.53%) AIX
5 56 (5.61%) HPUX
6 37 (3.71%) CentOS
7 28 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (2.61%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.00%) Debian
9 20 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (1.30%) Android
11 13 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (1.10%) OpenBSD
12 11 (1.10%) FreeBSD
13 6 (0.60%) VxWorks
13 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (16.93%) OO
2 159 (15.93%) Software Engineering
3 113 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
4 103 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (7.11%) Multithreading
6 62 (6.21%) E-Commerce
7 58 (5.81%) ITIL
7 58 (5.81%) TDD
8 55 (5.51%) Migration
9 54 (5.41%) Web Development
10 53 (5.31%) Software Testing
11 48 (4.81%) Configuration Management
12 43 (4.31%) Release Management
13 42 (4.21%) Scrum
14 40 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (3.91%) Test Scripting
16 36 (3.61%) OOD
17 35 (3.51%) RAD
18 33 (3.31%) OOP
19 31 (3.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 432 (43.29%) SQL
2 396 (39.68%) Java
3 248 (24.85%) Perl
4 204 (20.44%) Shell Script
5 197 (19.74%) Python
6 160 (16.03%) C
7 136 (13.63%) JavaScript
8 128 (12.83%) C++
9 80 (8.02%) PL/SQL
10 71 (7.11%) Bash Shell
11 58 (5.81%) C#
12 44 (4.41%) PowerShell
13 36 (3.61%) PHP
14 33 (3.31%) VB
15 22 (2.20%) VBScript
16 21 (2.10%) AWK
17 19 (1.90%) Tcl
18 18 (1.80%) Ruby
19 16 (1.60%) Korn
20 14 (1.40%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 305 (30.56%) Degree
2 34 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (2.81%) MCSE
4 24 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (2.10%) CCNP
8 19 (1.90%) CCNA
9 18 (1.80%) Sun Certification
9 18 (1.80%) ISTQB
10 11 (1.10%) RHCE
11 10 (1.00%) OCP
11 10 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (1.00%) ISEB
11 10 (1.00%) MCITP
12 7 (0.70%) CISSP
12 7 (0.70%) MCSA
13 6 (0.60%) CWNA
14 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.01%) QA
2 20 (2.00%) SLA
3 18 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 59 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 55 (5.51%) Oracle RAC
2 55 (5.51%) KVM
3 51 (5.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 50 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (4.11%) Hyper-V
6 35 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.70%) XenServer
8 6 (0.60%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.50%) vSphere
10 4 (0.40%) Cygwin
10 4 (0.40%) Xen
11 3 (0.30%) NFS
12 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.20%) Snort
12 2 (0.20%) XenApp
12 2 (0.20%) Squid
13 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.10%) ACF2
13 1 (0.10%) NDS
Systems Management
1 30 (3.01%) Puppet
2 26 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.30%) Tivoli
4 19 (1.90%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.80%) Nagios
6 6 (0.60%) Control-M
7 5 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (0.50%) Nessus
8 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (0.40%) Netcool
8 4 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 4 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.20%) WSUS
11 1 (0.10%) SCCM
11 1 (0.10%) SCOM
11 1 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 388 (38.88%) Oracle
2 110 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 71 (7.11%) VMware
4 69 (6.91%) JBoss
5 68 (6.81%) Sun
6 64 (6.41%) Red Hat
7 62 (6.21%) HP
8 59 (5.91%) IBM
9 50 (5.01%) Cisco
10 48 (4.81%) Sybase
11 28 (2.81%) Hyperion
12 25 (2.51%) NetApp
13 22 (2.20%) Juniper
14 21 (2.10%) Fujitsu
15 16 (1.60%) Citrix
15 16 (1.60%) Perforce
16 14 (1.40%) Symantec
17 13 (1.30%) Aruba
18 10 (1.00%) SAP
18 10 (1.00%) Sunopsis
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens health, pens, share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits - Strong!
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago