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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 50 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 340 490 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.58% 6.38% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.84% 22.45% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 236 352 278
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,800 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +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
1906 2183 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.65% 28.42% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1785 1800
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -6 159 £45,000 - 26
Cambridgeshire -17 84 £38,750 -10.91% 11
Bedfordshire +10 66 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Essex -27 25 £46,174 +2.60% 1
Suffolk -24 5 £27,750 -30.62% 2
Norfolk +2 1 - - 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 446 (71.36%) Linux
2 250 (40.00%) Oracle
3 244 (39.04%) SQL
4 222 (35.52%) Java
5 213 (34.08%) Windows
6 166 (26.56%) Finance
7 160 (25.60%) Perl
8 154 (24.64%) Solaris
9 140 (22.40%) Shell Script
10 120 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
11 112 (17.92%) Apache
12 109 (17.44%) Degree
12 109 (17.44%) Bash Shell
13 108 (17.28%) AIX
14 107 (17.12%) Tomcat
15 99 (15.84%) Python
16 97 (15.52%) XML
17 91 (14.56%) HTML
18 88 (14.08%) IBM
19 83 (13.28%) C
20 82 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
21 80 (12.80%) VMware
22 75 (12.00%) Microsoft
23 74 (11.84%) C++
23 74 (11.84%) J2EE
24 72 (11.52%) WebSphere
25 70 (11.20%) JavaScript
26 69 (11.04%) MySQL
27 65 (10.40%) SAN
28 63 (10.08%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 112 (17.92%) Apache
2 107 (17.12%) Tomcat
3 72 (11.52%) WebSphere
4 43 (6.88%) IIS
5 36 (5.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 31 (4.96%) WebLogic
6 31 (4.96%) Apache ServiceMix
7 22 (3.52%) Oracle Application Server
8 18 (2.88%) JBoss
9 16 (2.56%) MQSeries
10 13 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
11 10 (1.60%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.12%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.80%) OpenEdge
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.48%) Zope
16 3 (0.48%) Plone
Applications
1 58 (9.28%) MS Office
2 39 (6.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) Simulink
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.64%) SAP SRM
1 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.76%) SaaS
3 8 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.12%) IBM SmartCloud
5 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.48%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 65 (10.40%) SAN
2 48 (7.68%) Firewall
3 47 (7.52%) DNS
4 42 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 42 (6.72%) HTTP
5 33 (5.28%) Internet
6 29 (4.64%) WAN
7 26 (4.16%) LAN
7 26 (4.16%) FTP
8 21 (3.36%) LDAP
9 16 (2.56%) DHCP
10 13 (2.08%) NAS
11 12 (1.92%) SSH
12 10 (1.60%) Network Security
12 10 (1.60%) VPN
12 10 (1.60%) SSL
13 9 (1.44%) Wireless
14 8 (1.28%) Telnet
14 8 (1.28%) PuTTY
15 7 (1.12%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.04%) MySQL
2 60 (9.60%) Oracle Database
3 59 (9.44%) Relational Database
4 57 (9.12%) SQL Server
5 56 (8.96%) DB2
6 50 (8.00%) RDBMS
7 48 (7.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (2.88%) DbVisualizer
9 16 (2.56%) Big Data
9 16 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.40%) Informix
11 14 (2.24%) Oracle9i Database
12 10 (1.60%) MS Access
13 9 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.12%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
17 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 51 (8.16%) Subversion
2 49 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 37 (5.92%) HP UFT
4 31 (4.96%) Selenium
5 27 (4.32%) JIRA
6 21 (3.36%) JUnit
6 21 (3.36%) Eclipse
7 17 (2.72%) Rational Application Developer
8 16 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 13 (2.08%) Maven
9 13 (2.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 13 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.76%) LoadRunner
11 10 (1.60%) Ant
11 10 (1.60%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.44%) Toad
13 6 (0.96%) Log4j
13 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.80%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 166 (26.56%) Finance
2 57 (9.12%) Banking
3 32 (5.12%) Telecoms
4 29 (4.64%) Retail
5 11 (1.76%) Electronics
6 10 (1.60%) Marketing
7 9 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.80%) Legal
9 4 (0.64%) Front Office
9 4 (0.64%) Law
10 3 (0.48%) Automotive
10 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 125 (20.00%) Developer
2 103 (16.48%) Administrator
3 92 (14.72%) Analyst
4 74 (11.84%) UNIX Administrator
5 63 (10.08%) Architect
6 62 (9.92%) Systems Administrator
7 58 (9.28%) Java Developer
8 40 (6.40%) Support Analyst
9 36 (5.76%) Test Analyst
10 35 (5.60%) Programmer
11 34 (5.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 31 (4.96%) Support Engineer
13 30 (4.80%) Tester
13 30 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
14 27 (4.32%) Software Engineer
15 25 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 24 (3.84%) Consultant
16 24 (3.84%) Applications Support
16 24 (3.84%) Senior Developer
17 21 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (15.52%) XML
2 91 (14.56%) HTML
3 74 (11.84%) J2EE
4 56 (8.96%) Web Services
5 38 (6.08%) CSS
6 35 (5.60%) JDBC
6 35 (5.60%) REST
7 33 (5.28%) SOAP
8 29 (4.64%) Spring
9 28 (4.48%) Flash
9 28 (4.48%) Middleware
10 23 (3.68%) JMS
11 20 (3.20%) Struts
12 19 (3.04%) JSP
12 19 (3.04%) WebSphere MQ
12 19 (3.04%) RESTful
13 17 (2.72%) jQuery
14 16 (2.56%) XSLT
15 14 (2.24%) J2SE
15 14 (2.24%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.88%) iSeries
5 17 (2.72%) Clustering
6 15 (2.40%) User Experience
7 12 (1.92%) AS400
8 11 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.60%) Statistics
10 9 (1.44%) Replication
10 9 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.28%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.28%) FMCG
11 8 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.12%) Physics
12 7 (1.12%) HP Superdome
13 6 (0.96%) PKI
13 6 (0.96%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 446 (71.36%) Linux
2 213 (34.08%) Windows
3 154 (24.64%) Solaris
4 108 (17.28%) AIX
5 52 (8.32%) HPUX
6 49 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (3.04%) Debian
8 17 (2.72%) Mac OS X
9 13 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (1.76%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.28%) SUSE
13 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.12%) CentOS
15 6 (0.96%) Android
15 6 (0.96%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (9.60%) ITIL
2 60 (9.60%) Performance Tuning
3 50 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 50 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 48 (7.68%) Automated Testing
6 46 (7.36%) Scrum
7 42 (6.72%) Software Engineering
8 40 (6.40%) OO
9 38 (6.08%) TDD
10 35 (5.60%) E-Commerce
10 35 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (5.44%) Regression Testing
12 31 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 30 (4.80%) Software Testing
14 29 (4.64%) System Testing
15 28 (4.48%) Load Balancing
16 27 (4.32%) Problem Management
16 27 (4.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 244 (39.04%) SQL
2 222 (35.52%) Java
3 160 (25.60%) Perl
4 140 (22.40%) Shell Script
5 109 (17.44%) Bash Shell
6 99 (15.84%) Python
7 83 (13.28%) C
8 74 (11.84%) C++
9 70 (11.20%) JavaScript
10 36 (5.76%) Korn
11 33 (5.28%) AWK
11 33 (5.28%) C-shell
12 31 (4.96%) PL/SQL
13 30 (4.80%) PowerShell
14 21 (3.36%) PHP
15 15 (2.40%) C#
16 10 (1.60%) XPath
17 8 (1.28%) Ruby
17 8 (1.28%) VB
18 7 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (17.44%) Degree
2 28 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.88%) ISEB
5 15 (2.40%) RHCE
6 14 (2.24%) Sun Certification
7 13 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.76%) CISM
8 11 (1.76%) CISSP
9 10 (1.60%) LPIC
10 9 (1.44%) RHCA
10 9 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.44%) CCNP
10 9 (1.44%) CCNA
10 9 (1.44%) MCSE
11 6 (0.96%) PhD
12 5 (0.80%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.48%) NVQ Level 4
13 3 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.04%) QA
2 30 (4.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (3.52%) SLA
4 11 (1.76%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.64%) RosettaNet
7 3 (0.48%) JTAG
8 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 59 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (6.72%) Oracle RAC
3 23 (3.68%) vSphere
4 21 (3.36%) Active Directory
5 17 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 13 (2.08%) Samba
6 13 (2.08%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.92%) vCloud
8 11 (1.76%) NFS
9 5 (0.80%) PowerHA
10 4 (0.64%) Dovecot
10 4 (0.64%) KVM
10 4 (0.64%) iptables
11 3 (0.48%) Firmware
11 3 (0.48%) XenApp
11 3 (0.48%) SRDF
12 2 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.32%) Postfix
12 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (7.04%) Data Guard
2 41 (6.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 36 (5.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 29 (4.64%) Puppet
5 20 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.72%) Tivoli
7 16 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (2.40%) Ansible
9 14 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.80%) SCOM
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.32%) Legato
12 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.32%) SCCM
12 2 (0.32%) SnapMirror
12 2 (0.32%) SnapVault
13 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 250 (40.00%) Oracle
2 88 (14.08%) IBM
3 80 (12.80%) VMware
4 75 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 49 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 42 (6.72%) HP
7 34 (5.44%) Cisco
8 28 (4.48%) Citrix
9 27 (4.32%) Sun
10 26 (4.16%) WorldPay
11 24 (3.84%) NetApp
12 18 (2.88%) SAP
12 18 (2.88%) BMC
13 15 (2.40%) F5
14 9 (1.44%) EMC
14 9 (1.44%) Juniper
15 8 (1.28%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.28%) SaltStack
16 6 (0.96%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.96%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + (Pending experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago