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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 495 396 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.36% 5.53% 7.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.38% 18.71% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 358 279 471
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £31,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
2212 2116 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.42% 29.57% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1802 2257
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -7 183 £45,000 +12.50% 30
Cambridgeshire -3 165 £43,500 +11.53% 24
Bedfordshire +18 63 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Essex +40 44 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Suffolk +21 31 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Norfolk +11 8 £31,250 -21.87%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 605 (58.68%) Linux
2 444 (43.06%) SQL
3 440 (42.68%) Java
4 409 (39.67%) Oracle
5 336 (32.59%) Windows
6 258 (25.02%) Finance
7 247 (23.96%) Degree
8 229 (22.21%) Python
9 226 (21.92%) Shell Script
10 207 (20.08%) Perl
11 190 (18.43%) Software Engineering
12 170 (16.49%) OO
13 167 (16.20%) C
14 166 (16.10%) Computer Science
15 164 (15.91%) Solaris
16 160 (15.52%) Tomcat
17 154 (14.94%) C++
18 126 (12.22%) Relational Database
19 121 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
20 114 (11.06%) Oracle Database
21 112 (10.86%) C#
21 112 (10.86%) J2EE
22 111 (10.77%) AIX
23 107 (10.38%) Web Services
23 107 (10.38%) Microsoft
24 104 (10.09%) Internet
24 104 (10.09%) XML
25 102 (9.89%) ITIL
26 101 (9.80%) HTML
26 101 (9.80%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 160 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 90 (8.73%) WebSphere
3 86 (8.34%) Apache
4 76 (7.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 66 (6.40%) IIS
6 45 (4.36%) WebLogic
7 42 (4.07%) IBM HTTP Server
8 41 (3.98%) MQSeries
9 22 (2.13%) MS Exchange
10 21 (2.04%) GlassFish
11 18 (1.75%) Tuxedo
12 14 (1.36%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (1.07%) CloudStack
15 10 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 9 (0.87%) CMS
17 8 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
18 7 (0.68%) SharePoint
19 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 61 (5.92%) MS Office
2 25 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.87%) Simulink
4 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.097%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.58%) Tridion
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.19%) Shopify
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.097%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.097%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.097%) Magento
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.87%) SaaS
3 8 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.68%) Google Compute Engine
5 6 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.39%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.097%) Office 365
8 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.097%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (10.09%) Internet
2 83 (8.05%) Firewall
3 79 (7.66%) SAN
4 68 (6.60%) DNS
5 65 (6.30%) HTTP
6 63 (6.11%) TCP/IP
7 47 (4.56%) FTP
8 45 (4.36%) VPN
9 34 (3.30%) DHCP
10 26 (2.52%) Reverse Proxy
11 22 (2.13%) SSH
12 21 (2.04%) Wireless
13 20 (1.94%) LDAP
13 20 (1.94%) SSL
14 19 (1.84%) NAS
15 15 (1.45%) BGP
16 12 (1.16%) OSPF
16 12 (1.16%) Intranet
17 10 (0.97%) ATM
18 9 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (12.22%) Relational Database
2 114 (11.06%) Oracle Database
3 85 (8.24%) RDBMS
4 79 (7.66%) DB2
5 74 (7.18%) SQL Server
6 65 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 57 (5.53%) MySQL
8 32 (3.10%) Informix
9 28 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (2.72%) NoSQL
10 25 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.84%) Hadoop
13 18 (1.75%) SQLPlus
13 18 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
14 14 (1.36%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.36%) BigTable
15 12 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 62 (6.01%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.14%) Subversion
3 47 (4.56%) JIRA
4 45 (4.36%) Eclipse
5 29 (2.81%) Selenium
6 28 (2.72%) QuickTest Pro
7 26 (2.52%) JUnit
8 21 (2.04%) Maven
9 19 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
10 18 (1.75%) Ant
11 16 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.45%) MyEclipse
12 15 (1.45%) Toad
13 14 (1.36%) Jenkins
14 12 (1.16%) Rational Application Developer
14 12 (1.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 8 (0.78%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.78%) ClearQuest
15 8 (0.78%) Bugzilla
16 6 (0.58%) Log4j
General
1 258 (25.02%) Finance
2 76 (7.37%) Manufacturing
3 57 (5.53%) Retail
4 56 (5.43%) Banking
5 38 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 32 (3.10%) Electronics
7 25 (2.42%) Games
8 18 (1.75%) Marketing
9 10 (0.97%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.78%) Military
12 5 (0.48%) Billing
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
14 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Advertising
16 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.097%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 207 (20.08%) Developer
2 161 (15.62%) Administrator
3 142 (13.77%) Analyst
4 130 (12.61%) Systems Administrator
5 114 (11.06%) Java Developer
6 107 (10.38%) Software Engineer
7 71 (6.89%) Support Analyst
8 69 (6.69%) Support Engineer
9 60 (5.82%) Applications Support
10 54 (5.24%) DBA
11 52 (5.04%) Java Software Engineer
12 49 (4.75%) Consultant
12 49 (4.75%) Software Developer
12 49 (4.75%) Programmer
12 49 (4.75%) Oracle DBA
13 48 (4.66%) Senior Developer
14 44 (4.27%) UNIX Administrator
15 43 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
16 41 (3.98%) Architect
17 40 (3.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (10.86%) J2EE
2 107 (10.38%) Web Services
3 104 (10.09%) XML
4 101 (9.80%) HTML
5 91 (8.83%) Middleware
6 62 (6.01%) JSP
7 50 (4.85%) Struts
8 48 (4.66%) JDBC
9 47 (4.56%) CSS
10 42 (4.07%) Ajax
10 42 (4.07%) jQuery
11 36 (3.49%) .NET
12 25 (2.42%) Spring
13 24 (2.33%) Java EE
13 24 (2.33%) JSON
14 22 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
15 21 (2.04%) ICEfaces
15 21 (2.04%) JSF
16 17 (1.65%) Hibernate
17 13 (1.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 166 (16.10%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.50%) Mathematics
3 33 (3.20%) PKI
4 32 (3.10%) Open Source
5 24 (2.33%) Wiki
5 24 (2.33%) Replication
5 24 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.13%) Cryptography
7 19 (1.84%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (1.55%) Physics
10 15 (1.45%) Informatics
11 14 (1.36%) Firmware
12 13 (1.26%) EFT
13 12 (1.16%) DTV
14 11 (1.07%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.97%) Statistics
16 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.68%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 605 (58.68%) Linux
2 336 (32.59%) Windows
3 164 (15.91%) Solaris
4 111 (10.77%) AIX
5 46 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (3.98%) CentOS
7 36 (3.49%) HPUX
8 32 (3.10%) Ubuntu
9 21 (2.04%) Android
10 17 (1.65%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.87%) Debian
13 8 (0.78%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.68%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.39%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (18.43%) Software Engineering
2 170 (16.49%) OO
3 121 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (9.89%) ITIL
5 85 (8.24%) E-Commerce
6 84 (8.15%) Multithreading
7 74 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
8 50 (4.85%) Configuration Management
9 48 (4.66%) DevOps
10 41 (3.98%) OOD
11 38 (3.69%) Test Scripting
12 35 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
12 35 (3.39%) Software Testing
13 33 (3.20%) UML
14 32 (3.10%) Migration
15 29 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (2.72%) Scrum
16 28 (2.72%) Web Development
16 28 (2.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 444 (43.06%) SQL
2 440 (42.68%) Java
3 229 (22.21%) Python
4 226 (21.92%) Shell Script
5 207 (20.08%) Perl
6 167 (16.20%) C
7 154 (14.94%) C++
8 112 (10.86%) C#
9 101 (9.80%) Bash Shell
10 90 (8.73%) JavaScript
11 61 (5.92%) PL/SQL
12 54 (5.24%) PowerShell
13 24 (2.33%) Bourne shell
14 22 (2.13%) AWK
14 22 (2.13%) PHP
15 20 (1.94%) Korn
16 16 (1.55%) C-shell
17 15 (1.45%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.36%) Scala
19 13 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 247 (23.96%) Degree
2 27 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
4 24 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.33%) OCP
5 23 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.84%) ISTQB
7 18 (1.75%) MCSE
7 18 (1.75%) CCNP
8 17 (1.65%) CCNA
9 16 (1.55%) Sun Certification
9 16 (1.55%) SC Cleared
10 13 (1.26%) OCA
10 13 (1.26%) ISEB
11 10 (0.97%) PhD
12 7 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.58%) MCSA
13 6 (0.58%) MCP
13 6 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.24%) QA
2 30 (2.91%) SLA
3 17 (1.65%) ISO 9000
4 15 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.78%) JTAG
6 1 (0.097%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.097%) TickIT
6 1 (0.097%) WAI
6 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 49 (4.75%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (4.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 35 (3.39%) Xen
6 33 (3.20%) Hyper-V
7 28 (2.72%) KVM
8 23 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.78%) PowerHA
9 8 (0.78%) NFS
9 8 (0.78%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.68%) vSphere
11 4 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.39%) Veritas File System
12 3 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.29%) XenApp
12 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.29%) ACF2
13 2 (0.19%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 54 (5.24%) Puppet
2 39 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (2.81%) Tivoli
3 29 (2.81%) Data Guard
4 16 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.48%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.29%) Control-M
9 3 (0.29%) Nagios
9 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.29%) BMC Performance Manager
9 3 (0.29%) Ansible
9 3 (0.29%) SCOM
9 3 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.19%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 409 (39.67%) Oracle
2 107 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 96 (9.31%) VMware
4 93 (9.02%) Red Hat
5 83 (8.05%) IBM
6 75 (7.27%) Cisco
7 67 (6.50%) Sun
8 45 (4.36%) JBoss
9 41 (3.98%) Sybase
9 41 (3.98%) HP
10 31 (3.01%) NetApp
11 26 (2.52%) Perforce
12 18 (1.75%) Atlassian
13 15 (1.45%) Dell
13 15 (1.45%) SAP
14 14 (1.36%) Juniper
15 12 (1.16%) Symantec
16 9 (0.87%) EMC
16 9 (0.87%) Aruba
16 9 (0.87%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60K + excellent bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10000 Car and other Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + package
Posted: 2 days ago