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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 497 378 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.56% 5.31% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.77% 17.23% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 379 285 552
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 £31,500 £31,450 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2183 2194 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.83% 30.83% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1862 2297
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 £52,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +5 224 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Cambridgeshire -5 130 £45,000 +17.64% 30
Bedfordshire +13 79 £43,000 +22.85% 3
Suffolk +22 35 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Essex -3 23 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Norfolk +13 5 £30,500 -14.62%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 589 (57.75%) Linux
2 442 (43.33%) SQL
3 440 (43.14%) Java
4 425 (41.67%) Oracle
5 328 (32.16%) Windows
6 258 (25.29%) Finance
7 241 (23.63%) Degree
8 209 (20.49%) Python
9 208 (20.39%) Shell Script
10 197 (19.31%) Software Engineering
11 190 (18.63%) Perl
12 172 (16.86%) OO
13 167 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
14 164 (16.08%) Tomcat
15 163 (15.98%) Solaris
16 160 (15.69%) Computer Science
17 153 (15.00%) C
18 152 (14.90%) C++
19 131 (12.84%) Relational Database
20 127 (12.45%) Oracle Database
21 113 (11.08%) ITIL
22 111 (10.88%) J2EE
23 109 (10.69%) C#
24 108 (10.59%) Microsoft
24 108 (10.59%) Internet
25 105 (10.29%) Bash Shell
26 103 (10.10%) XML
27 102 (10.00%) VMware
28 101 (9.90%) HTML
29 100 (9.80%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 164 (16.08%) Tomcat
2 93 (9.12%) WebSphere
3 84 (8.24%) Apache
4 76 (7.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 72 (7.06%) IIS
6 50 (4.90%) WebLogic
7 42 (4.12%) MQSeries
8 41 (4.02%) IBM HTTP Server
9 26 (2.55%) MS Exchange
9 26 (2.55%) GlassFish
10 19 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (1.67%) OpenStack
12 16 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (1.47%) Tuxedo
14 11 (1.08%) CloudStack
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
17 6 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 61 (5.98%) MS Office
2 30 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.88%) Simulink
4 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.098%) MS Project
6 1 (0.098%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.59%) Tridion
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.098%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.098%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.88%) SaaS
3 7 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
6 4 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (0.29%) Route 53
8 2 (0.20%) IaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.098%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (10.59%) Internet
2 80 (7.84%) Firewall
3 64 (6.27%) SAN
4 62 (6.08%) HTTP
5 55 (5.39%) DNS
6 54 (5.29%) TCP/IP
7 44 (4.31%) FTP
8 43 (4.22%) VPN
9 25 (2.45%) VoIP
9 25 (2.45%) Wireless
10 22 (2.16%) BGP
11 21 (2.06%) OSPF
11 21 (2.06%) SSH
12 20 (1.96%) NAS
13 19 (1.86%) DHCP
14 18 (1.76%) LDAP
15 17 (1.67%) MPLS
15 17 (1.67%) SSL
16 14 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
17 12 (1.18%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (12.84%) Relational Database
2 127 (12.45%) Oracle Database
3 90 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 77 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 76 (7.45%) DB2
6 75 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 61 (5.98%) MySQL
8 33 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 30 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 30 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
10 25 (2.45%) Hadoop
11 23 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.96%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.86%) SQLPlus
14 18 (1.76%) BigTable
15 17 (1.67%) Informix
15 17 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 16 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 67 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 59 (5.78%) Subversion
3 45 (4.41%) JIRA
4 40 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 27 (2.65%) JUnit
6 25 (2.45%) Selenium
7 24 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (2.25%) Ant
8 23 (2.25%) Maven
9 21 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
10 17 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (1.67%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.47%) Rational Application Developer
12 14 (1.37%) Toad
13 13 (1.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 13 (1.27%) MyEclipse
14 9 (0.88%) Log4j
15 8 (0.78%) Bugzilla
15 8 (0.78%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.59%) TestLink
General
1 258 (25.29%) Finance
2 81 (7.94%) Manufacturing
3 74 (7.25%) Retail
4 50 (4.90%) Banking
5 30 (2.94%) Electronics
5 30 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.65%) Games
7 15 (1.47%) Marketing
8 12 (1.18%) Back Office
9 10 (0.98%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.78%) Military
10 8 (0.78%) Billing
11 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.29%) Law
14 1 (0.098%) Legal
14 1 (0.098%) Advertising
14 1 (0.098%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 206 (20.20%) Developer
2 149 (14.61%) Administrator
3 141 (13.82%) Analyst
4 117 (11.47%) Systems Administrator
5 116 (11.37%) Software Engineer
6 112 (10.98%) Java Developer
7 83 (8.14%) Support Analyst
8 75 (7.35%) Applications Support
9 67 (6.57%) Support Engineer
10 55 (5.39%) Software Developer
11 53 (5.20%) DBA
12 52 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
13 50 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
14 49 (4.80%) Oracle DBA
15 45 (4.41%) Consultant
16 43 (4.22%) Senior Developer
17 42 (4.12%) Architect
18 41 (4.02%) Junior
19 38 (3.73%) Applications Support Analyst
19 38 (3.73%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (10.88%) J2EE
2 103 (10.10%) XML
3 101 (9.90%) HTML
4 93 (9.12%) Middleware
5 85 (8.33%) Web Services
6 55 (5.39%) JSP
7 48 (4.71%) JDBC
8 46 (4.51%) Struts
9 44 (4.31%) CSS
10 38 (3.73%) Ajax
11 37 (3.63%) jQuery
12 33 (3.24%) .NET
13 27 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
14 25 (2.45%) JSON
14 25 (2.45%) Spring
15 19 (1.86%) Java EE
16 17 (1.67%) Servlets
16 17 (1.67%) SOAP
17 16 (1.57%) ICEfaces
17 16 (1.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 160 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 92 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (7.06%) Algorithms
4 62 (6.08%) Mathematics
5 34 (3.33%) PKI
6 33 (3.24%) Open Source
7 29 (2.84%) Wiki
8 27 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 22 (2.16%) Cryptography
11 21 (2.06%) Replication
12 17 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
13 16 (1.57%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.47%) Informatics
15 11 (1.08%) EFT
15 11 (1.08%) Physics
16 10 (0.98%) DTV
17 9 (0.88%) Web 2.0
17 9 (0.88%) Statistics
18 7 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 589 (57.75%) Linux
2 328 (32.16%) Windows
3 163 (15.98%) Solaris
4 100 (9.80%) AIX
5 50 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (3.43%) HPUX
7 31 (3.04%) Ubuntu
7 31 (3.04%) CentOS
8 25 (2.45%) Android
9 24 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (1.96%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.18%) Debian
13 10 (0.98%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.78%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.49%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.29%) OpenBSD
16 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (19.31%) Software Engineering
2 172 (16.86%) OO
3 167 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (11.08%) ITIL
5 89 (8.73%) E-Commerce
6 79 (7.75%) Multithreading
7 70 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
8 49 (4.80%) DevOps
9 45 (4.41%) OOD
10 44 (4.31%) Configuration Management
11 36 (3.53%) UML
12 34 (3.33%) Test Scripting
12 34 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
13 31 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (3.04%) Software Testing
14 30 (2.94%) Mentoring
15 29 (2.84%) SOA
15 29 (2.84%) Scrum
16 27 (2.65%) Migration
16 27 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 442 (43.33%) SQL
2 440 (43.14%) Java
3 209 (20.49%) Python
4 208 (20.39%) Shell Script
5 190 (18.63%) Perl
6 153 (15.00%) C
7 152 (14.90%) C++
8 109 (10.69%) C#
9 105 (10.29%) Bash Shell
10 88 (8.63%) JavaScript
11 68 (6.67%) PL/SQL
12 44 (4.31%) PowerShell
13 23 (2.25%) Korn
14 22 (2.16%) AWK
15 19 (1.86%) PHP
15 19 (1.86%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.86%) Bourne shell
16 18 (1.76%) Scala
17 17 (1.67%) C-shell
18 11 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 241 (23.63%) Degree
2 40 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
4 31 (3.04%) OCP
5 25 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.96%) CCNP
8 19 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 18 (1.76%) Sun Certification
10 17 (1.67%) ISEB
11 14 (1.37%) MCP
11 14 (1.37%) MCSE
12 13 (1.27%) OCA
13 12 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (1.08%) CCNA
15 10 (0.98%) VCP5
15 10 (0.98%) VCP4
15 10 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.98%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.45%) QA
2 35 (3.43%) SLA
3 17 (1.67%) ISO 9000
4 15 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.78%) JTAG
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.098%) TickIT
6 1 (0.098%) WAI
6 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
System Software
1 82 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
4 45 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 37 (3.63%) Xen
6 19 (1.86%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.47%) KVM
8 12 (1.18%) Firmware
9 10 (0.98%) PowerHA
9 10 (0.98%) vSphere
10 9 (0.88%) NFS
10 9 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.69%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.39%) vCloud
12 4 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.39%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.29%) RACF
13 3 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 59 (5.78%) Puppet
2 42 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (3.04%) Data Guard
4 25 (2.45%) Tivoli
5 21 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.39%) Ansible
9 4 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.39%) Control-M
9 4 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.29%) SCOM
10 3 (0.29%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 425 (41.67%) Oracle
2 108 (10.59%) Microsoft
3 102 (10.00%) VMware
4 89 (8.73%) IBM
5 84 (8.24%) Red Hat
6 77 (7.55%) Cisco
7 68 (6.67%) Sun
8 40 (3.92%) HP
8 40 (3.92%) JBoss
9 31 (3.04%) Sybase
10 30 (2.94%) NetApp
11 17 (1.67%) Perforce
12 16 (1.57%) Atlassian
13 13 (1.27%) SolarWinds
14 12 (1.18%) Google
14 12 (1.18%) Dell
14 12 (1.18%) SAP
15 10 (0.98%) Symantec
16 9 (0.88%) Interwoven
16 9 (0.88%) Juniper
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: From £30,196 to £38,088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: €55,000-€70,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Code Red Associates
Salary: £24000 to £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £1 per annum + Very Competitve Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Base + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25000 to £40000 per annum - extens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago