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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 408 416 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.65% 6.30% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.51% 21.89% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 552
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
1897 1900 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.25% 28.79% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1588 2112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -6 173 £45,000 +12.50% 22
Cambridgeshire -8 122 £42,500 -8.10% 20
Bedfordshire +5 39 £46,500 +16.25% 3
Essex -21 31 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Suffolk -13 30 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Norfolk -3 13 £30,000 -40.00%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 568 (61.41%) Linux
2 439 (47.46%) SQL
3 427 (46.16%) Java
4 390 (42.16%) Oracle
5 324 (35.03%) Windows
6 237 (25.62%) Degree
7 210 (22.70%) Finance
8 199 (21.51%) Software Engineering
9 177 (19.14%) Shell Script
10 171 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
11 170 (18.38%) Solaris
12 168 (18.16%) Tomcat
13 167 (18.05%) C++
14 162 (17.51%) ITIL
15 155 (16.76%) Python
16 153 (16.54%) J2EE
17 152 (16.43%) XML
18 150 (16.22%) OO
18 150 (16.22%) Computer Science
19 145 (15.68%) Perl
20 144 (15.57%) Microsoft
21 133 (14.38%) JavaScript
22 129 (13.95%) HTML
23 123 (13.30%) C
24 122 (13.19%) SQL Server
25 118 (12.76%) Internet
26 113 (12.22%) C#
27 109 (11.78%) MySQL
28 108 (11.68%) IBM
29 102 (11.03%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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
1 168 (18.16%) Tomcat
2 102 (11.03%) WebSphere
3 89 (9.62%) WebLogic
3 89 (9.62%) IIS
4 87 (9.41%) Apache
5 63 (6.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 53 (5.73%) JBoss
7 41 (4.43%) MQSeries
8 26 (2.81%) IBM HTTP Server
9 25 (2.70%) GlassFish
9 25 (2.70%) OpenStack
10 23 (2.49%) MS Exchange
11 16 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
12 15 (1.62%) ColdFusion
13 12 (1.30%) Apache Solr
13 12 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.86%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 76 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 64 (6.92%) MS Office
3 8 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.22%) Agresso
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.19%) IBM SmartCloud
4 11 (1.19%) SaaS
5 6 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.22%) IaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 118 (12.76%) Internet
2 71 (7.68%) SAN
3 63 (6.81%) DNS
4 58 (6.27%) FTP
4 58 (6.27%) HTTP
5 55 (5.95%) TCP/IP
6 50 (5.41%) Firewall
7 48 (5.19%) VPN
8 28 (3.03%) VoIP
9 26 (2.81%) SSH
9 26 (2.81%) PuTTY
9 26 (2.81%) WinSCP
10 20 (2.16%) NAS
10 20 (2.16%) Wireless
10 20 (2.16%) DHCP
11 19 (2.05%) MPLS
12 17 (1.84%) WAN
13 16 (1.73%) OSPF
13 16 (1.73%) BGP
14 15 (1.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.78%) MySQL
3 89 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 86 (9.30%) Oracle Database
5 63 (6.81%) DB2
6 59 (6.38%) RDBMS
7 45 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.84%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.19%) DbVisualizer
12 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.08%) BigTable
14 9 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 9 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (6.49%) Subversion
2 56 (6.05%) Git (software)
3 43 (4.65%) JIRA
4 32 (3.46%) Maven
5 28 (3.03%) Toad
6 25 (2.70%) JUnit
7 24 (2.59%) Ant
7 24 (2.59%) Eclipse
8 21 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.62%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.51%) Rational Application Developer
10 14 (1.51%) Selenium
11 12 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (1.08%) Log4j
12 10 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (1.08%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.97%) TestNG
14 8 (0.86%) MyEclipse
14 8 (0.86%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 210 (22.70%) Finance
2 90 (9.73%) Retail
3 47 (5.08%) Banking
4 34 (3.68%) Games
5 31 (3.35%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.84%) Electronics
7 15 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.51%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.19%) Back Office
10 11 (1.19%) Billing
10 11 (1.19%) Legal
11 9 (0.97%) Advertising
12 8 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.76%) Law
13 7 (0.76%) Military
14 6 (0.65%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 182 (19.68%) Analyst
2 175 (18.92%) Developer
3 129 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 119 (12.86%) Software Engineer
5 104 (11.24%) Java Developer
6 90 (9.73%) Administrator
7 86 (9.30%) Applications Support
8 68 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 56 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
10 52 (5.62%) Software Developer
11 50 (5.41%) Senior Developer
12 47 (5.08%) Consultant
13 44 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
14 41 (4.43%) Architect
15 37 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
15 37 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
16 34 (3.68%) Support Engineer
17 32 (3.46%) Environment Manager
18 31 (3.35%) DBA
19 28 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (16.54%) J2EE
2 152 (16.43%) XML
3 129 (13.95%) HTML
4 100 (10.81%) Web Services
5 74 (8.00%) Middleware
6 73 (7.89%) SOAP
7 67 (7.24%) CSS
8 48 (5.19%) .NET
9 45 (4.86%) JSP
9 45 (4.86%) jQuery
10 39 (4.22%) JDBC
11 37 (4.00%) Struts
11 37 (4.00%) Spring
11 37 (4.00%) Ajax
12 35 (3.78%) Oracle Fusion
13 33 (3.57%) ASP.NET
14 32 (3.46%) JSON
15 27 (2.92%) Servlets
16 26 (2.81%) JMS
16 26 (2.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 150 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 96 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 42 (4.54%) Algorithms
5 39 (4.22%) Management Information System
6 30 (3.24%) Open Source
7 25 (2.70%) PKI
8 22 (2.38%) Cryptography
9 18 (1.95%) Replication
10 17 (1.84%) AS400
10 17 (1.84%) Wiki
11 15 (1.62%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (1.62%) iSeries
12 14 (1.51%) Clustering
13 12 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.30%) User Experience
14 11 (1.19%) Physics
15 10 (1.08%) Web 2.0
15 10 (1.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 568 (61.41%) Linux
2 324 (35.03%) Windows
3 170 (18.38%) Solaris
4 92 (9.95%) AIX
5 50 (5.41%) HPUX
6 33 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (2.05%) Android
10 18 (1.95%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.84%) Ubuntu
12 14 (1.51%) Debian
13 12 (1.30%) CentOS
14 11 (1.19%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.86%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.65%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.54%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.54%) OpenBSD
18 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (21.51%) Software Engineering
2 171 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (17.51%) ITIL
4 150 (16.22%) OO
5 90 (9.73%) E-Commerce
6 69 (7.46%) Multithreading
7 55 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 54 (5.84%) Service Management
9 53 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
10 41 (4.43%) Scrum
11 40 (4.32%) Problem Management
12 39 (4.22%) Configuration Management
13 34 (3.68%) MVC
13 34 (3.68%) OOD
14 33 (3.57%) Automated Testing
15 28 (3.03%) SOA
15 28 (3.03%) Service Delivery
15 28 (3.03%) Test Scripting
15 28 (3.03%) Test Automation
16 27 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 439 (47.46%) SQL
2 427 (46.16%) Java
3 177 (19.14%) Shell Script
4 167 (18.05%) C++
5 155 (16.76%) Python
6 145 (15.68%) Perl
7 133 (14.38%) JavaScript
8 123 (13.30%) C
9 113 (12.22%) C#
10 79 (8.54%) PL/SQL
11 75 (8.11%) Bash Shell
12 58 (6.27%) PowerShell
13 39 (4.22%) PHP
14 20 (2.16%) Korn
15 19 (2.05%) XPath
16 14 (1.51%) VBA
17 12 (1.30%) VB
18 10 (1.08%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.08%) Scala
18 10 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 237 (25.62%) Degree
2 33 (3.57%) Sun Certification
3 31 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.49%) ISEB
5 18 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.73%) CCNP
8 15 (1.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 15 (1.62%) SC Cleared
9 13 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (1.41%) MCP
9 13 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.30%) OCP
10 12 (1.30%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.08%) MBCS
12 10 (1.08%) VCP4
12 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.08%) MCSE
12 10 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.68%) SLA
2 41 (4.43%) QA
3 15 (1.62%) ISO 9000
4 13 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 56 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
4 18 (1.95%) vSphere
5 16 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (1.73%) PowerHA
6 14 (1.51%) vCloud
7 13 (1.41%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.19%) VirtualBox
9 10 (1.08%) Samba
10 8 (0.86%) Xen
11 6 (0.65%) Terminal Server
11 6 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.65%) KVM
12 5 (0.54%) Ceph
12 5 (0.54%) ACF2
12 5 (0.54%) RACF
12 5 (0.54%) NFS
12 5 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 51 (5.51%) Puppet
2 43 (4.65%) Tivoli
3 37 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (3.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (1.41%) Data Guard
6 12 (1.30%) SCCM
7 11 (1.19%) Ansible
8 8 (0.86%) SCOM
9 7 (0.76%) Nagios
9 7 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (0.54%) Control-M
11 5 (0.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 4 (0.43%) OPNET
12 4 (0.43%) Cacti
12 4 (0.43%) CA Wily
13 3 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 390 (42.16%) Oracle
2 144 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 108 (11.68%) IBM
4 83 (8.97%) VMware
5 66 (7.14%) Cisco
5 66 (7.14%) Sun
6 45 (4.86%) Red Hat
7 38 (4.11%) Citrix
8 35 (3.78%) HP
9 20 (2.16%) NetApp
10 15 (1.62%) Google
11 13 (1.41%) SolarWinds
11 13 (1.41%) Sybase
12 12 (1.30%) BMC
12 12 (1.30%) F5
13 11 (1.19%) SaltStack
14 10 (1.08%) CA
14 10 (1.08%) Interwoven
14 10 (1.08%) Juniper
15 9 (0.97%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (4K) + Benefits
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Salary: £80k - 90k per year + Benefits
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