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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 54 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 316 489 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.27% 6.15% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.02% 21.81% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 205 335 270
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1973 2242 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.65% 28.20% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1830 1920
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
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 4 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 4 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 -2 144 £44,250 -1.66% 18
Cambridgeshire -21 96 £42,500 -2.29% 15
Bedfordshire +6 40 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Essex -31 28 £46,337 +2.97%
Suffolk -20 8 £33,000 -22.35% 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 470 (75.20%) Linux
2 256 (40.96%) SQL
3 246 (39.36%) Oracle
4 237 (37.92%) Java
5 235 (37.60%) Windows
6 152 (24.32%) Finance
7 149 (23.84%) Solaris
8 141 (22.56%) Perl
9 121 (19.36%) Shell Script
10 119 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (18.88%) Tomcat
12 114 (18.24%) Apache
13 108 (17.28%) Degree
14 103 (16.48%) Python
15 102 (16.32%) AIX
16 97 (15.52%) J2EE
17 95 (15.20%) Bash Shell
18 90 (14.40%) IBM
19 89 (14.24%) XML
20 88 (14.08%) HTML
21 85 (13.60%) JavaScript
22 82 (13.12%) C++
23 78 (12.48%) MySQL
23 78 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
24 77 (12.32%) C
25 74 (11.84%) VMware
26 73 (11.68%) Web Services
27 72 (11.52%) ITIL
28 71 (11.36%) WebSphere
29 69 (11.04%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 118 (18.88%) Tomcat
2 114 (18.24%) Apache
3 71 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 52 (8.32%) IIS
5 47 (7.52%) WebLogic
6 32 (5.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 27 (4.32%) Apache ServiceMix
8 24 (3.84%) JBoss
9 16 (2.56%) MQSeries
10 15 (2.40%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
12 10 (1.60%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
14 5 (0.80%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.48%) Zope
Applications
1 51 (8.16%) MS Office
2 44 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 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 3 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.92%) SaaS
3 10 (1.60%) IBM SmartCloud
3 10 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.48%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (11.04%) SAN
2 50 (8.00%) DNS
3 47 (7.52%) Firewall
4 46 (7.36%) TCP/IP
5 41 (6.56%) HTTP
6 36 (5.76%) Internet
7 26 (4.16%) WAN
8 25 (4.00%) LAN
9 22 (3.52%) DHCP
9 22 (3.52%) FTP
10 21 (3.36%) LDAP
11 16 (2.56%) NAS
12 11 (1.76%) Network Security
12 11 (1.76%) VPN
12 11 (1.76%) SSL
13 10 (1.60%) BIG-IP
14 8 (1.28%) MPLS
15 7 (1.12%) VoIP
16 5 (0.80%) SMTP
16 5 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.48%) MySQL
2 65 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 60 (9.60%) Relational Database
4 57 (9.12%) DB2
5 47 (7.52%) Oracle Database
6 45 (7.20%) RDBMS
7 35 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (3.04%) DbVisualizer
9 18 (2.88%) Big Data
10 16 (2.56%) Informix
11 14 (2.24%) MS Access
12 13 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.80%) NoSQL
18 4 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 52 (8.32%) Subversion
2 49 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.96%) Selenium
4 29 (4.64%) HP UFT
5 25 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 24 (3.84%) JIRA
7 23 (3.68%) JUnit
8 17 (2.72%) Rational Application Developer
9 16 (2.56%) Maven
10 15 (2.40%) Jenkins
11 14 (2.24%) Cucumber
12 13 (2.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 12 (1.92%) Ant
14 11 (1.76%) WebDriver
15 9 (1.44%) LoadRunner
16 7 (1.12%) Visual Studio
16 7 (1.12%) Bugzilla
17 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
18 5 (0.80%) Log4j
19 4 (0.64%) MSBuild
General
1 152 (24.32%) Finance
2 43 (6.88%) Banking
3 32 (5.12%) Retail
4 28 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.60%) Electronics
5 10 (1.60%) Automotive
5 10 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.44%) Marketing
7 6 (0.96%) Legal
8 5 (0.80%) Law
9 4 (0.64%) Front Office
10 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
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
Job Titles
1 133 (21.28%) Developer
2 94 (15.04%) Analyst
3 92 (14.72%) Administrator
4 69 (11.04%) Systems Administrator
5 62 (9.92%) Java Developer
6 60 (9.60%) UNIX Administrator
7 47 (7.52%) Architect
8 42 (6.72%) Support Analyst
9 40 (6.40%) Applications Support
10 34 (5.44%) Programmer
11 33 (5.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 33 (5.28%) Linux Administrator
12 31 (4.96%) Support Engineer
12 31 (4.96%) Software Engineer
13 29 (4.64%) Tester
14 28 (4.48%) Consultant
14 28 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 27 (4.32%) Test Analyst
16 24 (3.84%) Applications Support Analyst
17 20 (3.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (15.52%) J2EE
2 89 (14.24%) XML
3 88 (14.08%) HTML
4 73 (11.68%) Web Services
5 52 (8.32%) CSS
6 38 (6.08%) Spring
7 33 (5.28%) SOAP
7 33 (5.28%) Flash
8 31 (4.96%) Middleware
8 31 (4.96%) JDBC
8 31 (4.96%) JSP
9 30 (4.80%) REST
10 26 (4.16%) JMS
11 23 (3.68%) Struts
12 22 (3.52%) RESTful
13 20 (3.20%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.04%) jQuery
15 15 (2.40%) Ajax
15 15 (2.40%) J2SE
15 15 (2.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 17 (2.72%) Clustering
5 16 (2.56%) iSeries
6 15 (2.40%) AS400
7 11 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.60%) User Experience
9 9 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.44%) Statistics
10 8 (1.28%) FMCG
11 7 (1.12%) HP Superdome
11 7 (1.12%) PKI
11 7 (1.12%) Replication
11 7 (1.12%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.80%) Physics
13 5 (0.80%) Blog
13 5 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 470 (75.20%) Linux
2 235 (37.60%) Windows
3 149 (23.84%) Solaris
4 102 (16.32%) AIX
5 51 (8.16%) HPUX
5 51 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.88%) Debian
7 17 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
9 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (2.24%) Mac OS X
11 13 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (1.60%) CentOS
12 10 (1.60%) Ubuntu
12 10 (1.60%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.28%) SUSE
14 7 (1.12%) Windows 7
14 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (11.52%) ITIL
3 57 (9.12%) Performance Tuning
4 56 (8.96%) OO
5 54 (8.64%) Software Engineering
6 52 (8.32%) TDD
7 48 (7.68%) Scrum
8 47 (7.52%) Automated Testing
9 41 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 39 (6.24%) Capacity Planning
11 37 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (5.44%) Configuration Management
13 33 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (5.28%) Load Balancing
14 32 (5.12%) MVC
15 31 (4.96%) E-Commerce
16 30 (4.80%) Regression Testing
17 28 (4.48%) System Testing
18 27 (4.32%) Problem Management
19 26 (4.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 256 (40.96%) SQL
2 237 (37.92%) Java
3 141 (22.56%) Perl
4 121 (19.36%) Shell Script
5 103 (16.48%) Python
6 95 (15.20%) Bash Shell
7 85 (13.60%) JavaScript
8 82 (13.12%) C++
9 77 (12.32%) C
10 31 (4.96%) PL/SQL
11 30 (4.80%) PowerShell
12 28 (4.48%) Korn
13 27 (4.32%) PHP
14 22 (3.52%) AWK
15 21 (3.36%) C-shell
16 12 (1.92%) C#
17 9 (1.44%) XPath
18 7 (1.12%) Ruby
19 6 (0.96%) T-SQL
20 5 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 108 (17.28%) Degree
2 24 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.24%) Sun Certification
5 13 (2.08%) RHCE
5 13 (2.08%) ISEB
5 13 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.76%) CISSP
6 11 (1.76%) CISM
6 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.60%) LPIC
8 9 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.44%) CCNP
8 9 (1.44%) CCNA
8 9 (1.44%) MCSE
9 7 (1.12%) RHCA
10 6 (0.96%) PhD
11 3 (0.48%) MCSA
11 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.72%) QA
2 34 (5.44%) SLA
3 19 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.64%) RosettaNet
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (5.12%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (4.00%) vSphere
4 24 (3.84%) Active Directory
5 22 (3.52%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 15 (2.40%) vCloud
8 12 (1.92%) Samba
9 8 (1.28%) NFS
10 5 (0.80%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.64%) KVM
11 4 (0.64%) iptables
11 4 (0.64%) Firmware
12 3 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.48%) XenApp
12 3 (0.48%) SRDF
13 2 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.32%) Postfix
13 2 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (5.44%) Data Guard
2 31 (4.96%) Puppet
3 29 (4.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 27 (4.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 27 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (3.36%) Ansible
6 20 (3.20%) Tivoli
7 17 (2.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
9 6 (0.96%) SCOM
10 3 (0.48%) SCCM
10 3 (0.48%) Nagios
10 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.48%) Salt
11 2 (0.32%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.32%) SnapVault
11 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.32%) OPNET
11 2 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 246 (39.36%) Oracle
2 90 (14.40%) IBM
3 74 (11.84%) VMware
4 68 (10.88%) Microsoft
5 51 (8.16%) Red Hat
6 45 (7.20%) HP
7 30 (4.80%) Cisco
8 28 (4.48%) NetApp
9 27 (4.32%) Sun
9 27 (4.32%) Citrix
10 24 (3.84%) WorldPay
11 21 (3.36%) BMC
12 17 (2.72%) SAP
12 17 (2.72%) F5
13 11 (1.76%) SaltStack
13 11 (1.76%) Juniper
14 9 (1.44%) EMC
15 8 (1.28%) Perforce
15 8 (1.28%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.28%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £28k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago