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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 484 380 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.38% 5.32% 8.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.26% 17.32% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 366 283 520
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
2174 2194 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.67% 30.74% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1876 2258
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 September 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 September 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 +5 218 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Cambridgeshire -3 126 £45,000 +16.88% 19
Bedfordshire +19 76 £43,000 +27.40% 3
Suffolk +20 31 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Essex +4 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Norfolk +15 6 £30,500 -14.62%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 602 (57.83%) Linux
2 456 (43.80%) SQL
3 447 (42.94%) Java
4 432 (41.50%) Oracle
5 332 (31.89%) Windows
6 261 (25.07%) Finance
7 250 (24.02%) Degree
8 219 (21.04%) Python
8 219 (21.04%) Shell Script
9 196 (18.83%) Perl
10 195 (18.73%) Software Engineering
11 172 (16.52%) OO
12 168 (16.14%) Solaris
13 166 (15.95%) Computer Science
14 163 (15.66%) Tomcat
15 161 (15.47%) C
16 160 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
17 155 (14.89%) C++
18 133 (12.78%) Relational Database
19 127 (12.20%) Oracle Database
20 118 (11.34%) J2EE
21 114 (10.95%) C#
21 114 (10.95%) ITIL
22 113 (10.85%) Microsoft
23 110 (10.57%) AIX
24 106 (10.18%) Internet
24 106 (10.18%) Bash Shell
25 103 (9.89%) VMware
26 100 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
27 99 (9.51%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 163 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 95 (9.13%) WebSphere
3 84 (8.07%) Apache
4 78 (7.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 72 (6.92%) IIS
6 50 (4.80%) WebLogic
7 43 (4.13%) MQSeries
7 43 (4.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 27 (2.59%) MS Exchange
9 22 (2.11%) GlassFish
10 17 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (1.63%) Tuxedo
11 16 (1.54%) OpenStack
12 14 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (1.06%) CloudStack
14 10 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.67%) CMS
16 7 (0.67%) SharePoint
16 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (6.15%) MS Office
2 30 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.86%) Simulink
4 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.096%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.096%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.58%) Tridion
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.096%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.096%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.86%) SaaS
3 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
6 4 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.29%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 2 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 106 (10.18%) Internet
2 80 (7.68%) Firewall
3 68 (6.53%) SAN
3 68 (6.53%) HTTP
4 60 (5.76%) DNS
5 55 (5.28%) TCP/IP
6 48 (4.61%) FTP
7 44 (4.23%) VPN
8 29 (2.79%) Wireless
9 26 (2.50%) DHCP
10 23 (2.21%) SSH
11 22 (2.11%) VoIP
11 22 (2.11%) BGP
12 20 (1.92%) OSPF
12 20 (1.92%) NAS
13 19 (1.83%) LDAP
14 17 (1.63%) SSL
15 16 (1.54%) MPLS
15 16 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
16 12 (1.15%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (12.78%) Relational Database
2 127 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 93 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 79 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 79 (7.59%) DB2
5 75 (7.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 57 (5.48%) MySQL
7 32 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
8 30 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 29 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
10 25 (2.40%) Informix
11 22 (2.11%) Hadoop
12 21 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
13 19 (1.83%) SQLPlus
13 19 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (1.63%) MongoDB
14 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (1.54%) BigTable
16 15 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 64 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 52 (5.00%) Subversion
3 46 (4.42%) JIRA
4 45 (4.32%) Eclipse
5 28 (2.69%) JUnit
6 25 (2.40%) Selenium
7 24 (2.31%) Maven
8 23 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (2.21%) QuickTest Pro
9 21 (2.02%) Ant
10 17 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (1.54%) Toad
11 16 (1.54%) Jenkins
12 15 (1.44%) Rational Application Developer
13 14 (1.34%) MyEclipse
14 13 (1.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 8 (0.77%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.77%) Bugzilla
15 8 (0.77%) Log4j
16 6 (0.58%) Fiddler
General
1 261 (25.07%) Finance
2 81 (7.78%) Manufacturing
3 71 (6.82%) Retail
4 55 (5.28%) Banking
5 31 (2.98%) Electronics
5 31 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.59%) Games
7 16 (1.54%) Marketing
8 10 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 10 (0.96%) Back Office
9 8 (0.77%) Billing
9 8 (0.77%) Military
10 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.096%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 203 (19.50%) Developer
2 154 (14.79%) Administrator
3 146 (14.02%) Analyst
4 120 (11.53%) Systems Administrator
5 113 (10.85%) Software Engineer
6 111 (10.66%) Java Developer
7 81 (7.78%) Support Analyst
8 75 (7.20%) Applications Support
9 69 (6.63%) Support Engineer
10 57 (5.48%) DBA
11 54 (5.19%) Java Software Engineer
12 53 (5.09%) Software Developer
12 53 (5.09%) Oracle DBA
13 49 (4.71%) Consultant
14 46 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
15 44 (4.23%) Architect
16 42 (4.03%) Senior Developer
17 41 (3.94%) Junior
18 40 (3.84%) Programmer
18 40 (3.84%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (11.34%) J2EE
2 99 (9.51%) XML
3 98 (9.41%) HTML
4 94 (9.03%) Middleware
5 93 (8.93%) Web Services
6 60 (5.76%) JSP
7 50 (4.80%) JDBC
8 49 (4.71%) Struts
9 45 (4.32%) CSS
10 38 (3.65%) Ajax
10 38 (3.65%) jQuery
11 34 (3.27%) .NET
12 28 (2.69%) Spring
13 27 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
14 22 (2.11%) JSON
15 21 (2.02%) Java EE
16 18 (1.73%) ICEfaces
16 18 (1.73%) JSF
17 17 (1.63%) Hibernate
18 16 (1.54%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 166 (15.95%) Computer Science
2 100 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (6.05%) Mathematics
4 34 (3.27%) PKI
5 33 (3.17%) Open Source
6 28 (2.69%) Wiki
7 25 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.11%) Cryptography
9 21 (2.02%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (1.92%) Replication
11 18 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (1.44%) Informatics
13 14 (1.34%) Data Integration
14 13 (1.25%) Firmware
15 12 (1.15%) EFT
15 12 (1.15%) Physics
16 11 (1.06%) DTV
17 10 (0.96%) Statistics
18 9 (0.86%) Web 2.0
19 6 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 602 (57.83%) Linux
2 332 (31.89%) Windows
3 168 (16.14%) Solaris
4 110 (10.57%) AIX
5 47 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (3.75%) HPUX
7 35 (3.36%) CentOS
8 31 (2.98%) Ubuntu
9 23 (2.21%) Android
10 22 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (1.73%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.06%) Debian
14 10 (0.96%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.77%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.48%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.29%) SUSE
17 3 (0.29%) OpenBSD
17 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (18.73%) Software Engineering
2 172 (16.52%) OO
3 160 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (10.95%) ITIL
5 89 (8.55%) E-Commerce
6 82 (7.88%) Multithreading
7 72 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
8 49 (4.71%) DevOps
9 45 (4.32%) Configuration Management
10 42 (4.03%) OOD
11 35 (3.36%) UML
11 35 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
11 35 (3.36%) Test Scripting
12 32 (3.07%) Software Testing
13 31 (2.98%) Migration
14 30 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (2.88%) Mentoring
15 28 (2.69%) SOA
15 28 (2.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 456 (43.80%) SQL
2 447 (42.94%) Java
3 219 (21.04%) Python
3 219 (21.04%) Shell Script
4 196 (18.83%) Perl
5 161 (15.47%) C
6 155 (14.89%) C++
7 114 (10.95%) C#
8 106 (10.18%) Bash Shell
9 86 (8.26%) JavaScript
10 67 (6.44%) PL/SQL
11 44 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 22 (2.11%) AWK
12 22 (2.11%) Korn
13 19 (1.83%) Bourne shell
14 17 (1.63%) C-shell
14 17 (1.63%) Objective-C
14 17 (1.63%) PHP
15 16 (1.54%) Scala
16 11 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 250 (24.02%) Degree
2 34 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.88%) Oracle Certification
4 29 (2.79%) OCP
5 25 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.92%) CCNP
8 19 (1.83%) ISTQB
9 17 (1.63%) Sun Certification
10 15 (1.44%) MCSE
11 14 (1.34%) ISEB
12 13 (1.25%) OCA
12 13 (1.25%) MCP
13 12 (1.15%) CCNA
14 11 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.96%) PhD
16 9 (0.86%) MBCS
16 9 (0.86%) VCP4
16 9 (0.86%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.59%) QA
2 33 (3.17%) SLA
3 17 (1.63%) ISO 9000
4 15 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.77%) JTAG
6 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.096%) TickIT
6 1 (0.096%) WAI
System Software
1 83 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (5.09%) Oracle RAC
3 52 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 48 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 35 (3.36%) Xen
6 23 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.83%) KVM
8 13 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.96%) PowerHA
10 9 (0.86%) vSphere
10 9 (0.86%) NFS
11 7 (0.67%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.29%) XenApp
13 3 (0.29%) RACF
13 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.29%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 56 (5.38%) Puppet
2 41 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (2.98%) Data Guard
4 29 (2.79%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.48%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.38%) Control-M
9 4 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) Ansible
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.29%) Nagios
10 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 432 (41.50%) Oracle
2 113 (10.85%) Microsoft
3 103 (9.89%) VMware
4 92 (8.84%) IBM
5 86 (8.26%) Red Hat
6 78 (7.49%) Cisco
7 69 (6.63%) Sun
8 45 (4.32%) HP
9 43 (4.13%) JBoss
10 35 (3.36%) Sybase
11 30 (2.88%) NetApp
12 21 (2.02%) Perforce
13 16 (1.54%) Atlassian
14 15 (1.44%) Dell
15 13 (1.25%) SAP
15 13 (1.25%) Juniper
16 12 (1.15%) Symantec
16 12 (1.15%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.06%) Google
18 9 (0.86%) EMC
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: €55,000-€70,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago