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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 63 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 311 557 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.04% 6.50% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.60% 21.63% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 228 422 414
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,480 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
2130 2575 2596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.65% 30.05% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 2160 2237
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 4 May 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 May 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 -32 117 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Cambridgeshire -3 106 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Bedfordshire -1 38 £41,000 -4.09% 3
Essex -6 33 £45,000 - 4
Suffolk -27 16 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Norfolk - 2 £30,000 - 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 501 (69.87%) Linux
2 313 (43.65%) SQL
3 293 (40.86%) Java
4 280 (39.05%) Windows
5 248 (34.59%) Oracle
6 156 (21.76%) Finance
7 151 (21.06%) Degree
8 145 (20.22%) J2EE
9 140 (19.53%) ITIL
10 139 (19.39%) C++
11 138 (19.25%) Solaris
12 131 (18.27%) Tomcat
13 130 (18.13%) Perl
14 128 (17.85%) Python
15 125 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
16 122 (17.02%) XML
17 120 (16.74%) JavaScript
18 112 (15.62%) MySQL
19 107 (14.92%) Microsoft
19 107 (14.92%) Software Engineering
20 106 (14.78%) HTML
21 105 (14.64%) Shell Script
22 104 (14.50%) IBM
23 98 (13.67%) C
24 96 (13.39%) Web Services
25 91 (12.69%) Computer Science
26 89 (12.41%) AIX
27 86 (11.99%) OO
28 83 (11.58%) SQL Server
29 82 (11.44%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 131 (18.27%) Tomcat
2 82 (11.44%) WebSphere
3 79 (11.02%) WebLogic
4 78 (10.88%) IIS
5 73 (10.18%) Apache
6 42 (5.86%) JBoss
7 38 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 33 (4.60%) MQSeries
9 20 (2.79%) OpenStack
10 15 (2.09%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (1.81%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.39%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.39%) ColdFusion
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (0.70%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 65 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 57 (7.95%) MS Office
3 19 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (0.56%) SAP SRM
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (1.81%) SaaS
4 12 (1.67%) IBM SmartCloud
5 7 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.42%) IaaS
8 3 (0.42%) PaaS
9 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (11.02%) SAN
2 70 (9.76%) Internet
3 61 (8.51%) DNS
4 56 (7.81%) HTTP
5 54 (7.53%) TCP/IP
6 38 (5.30%) Firewall
7 31 (4.32%) FTP
8 26 (3.63%) DHCP
9 22 (3.07%) VPN
10 18 (2.51%) LAN
11 17 (2.37%) WAN
11 17 (2.37%) LDAP
12 16 (2.23%) NAS
13 13 (1.81%) SSL
14 12 (1.67%) BIG-IP
15 11 (1.53%) MPLS
15 11 (1.53%) VoIP
16 10 (1.39%) LTE
16 10 (1.39%) Network Security
16 10 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (15.62%) MySQL
2 83 (11.58%) SQL Server
3 53 (7.39%) DB2
4 46 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 30 (4.18%) RDBMS
6 25 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 22 (3.07%) MS Access
8 19 (2.65%) DbVisualizer
9 11 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.39%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.39%) Informix
11 9 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.84%) Big Data
14 5 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (6.83%) Subversion
2 45 (6.28%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.46%) JIRA
4 26 (3.63%) Maven
5 21 (2.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (2.65%) Ant
6 19 (2.65%) Selenium
7 16 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 15 (2.09%) LoadRunner
8 15 (2.09%) Eclipse
8 15 (2.09%) JUnit
9 11 (1.53%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.39%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.26%) Toad
11 9 (1.26%) Bugzilla
12 7 (0.98%) CruiseControl
12 7 (0.98%) Rational Application Developer
12 7 (0.98%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.84%) GCC
13 6 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 156 (21.76%) Finance
2 56 (7.81%) Retail
3 47 (6.56%) Banking
4 36 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.07%) Electronics
6 16 (2.23%) Games
7 15 (2.09%) Legal
8 14 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.81%) Law
10 11 (1.53%) Automotive
11 10 (1.39%) Marketing
11 10 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.39%) Multimedia
12 9 (1.26%) Advertising
13 7 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.84%) Publishing
15 5 (0.70%) Billing
15 5 (0.70%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.56%) Front Office
17 2 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 138 (19.25%) Developer
2 137 (19.11%) Analyst
3 86 (11.99%) Support Analyst
4 75 (10.46%) Java Developer
5 69 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 60 (8.37%) Applications Support
6 60 (8.37%) Administrator
7 53 (7.39%) Systems Administrator
8 41 (5.72%) Applications Support Analyst
9 40 (5.58%) Consultant
10 37 (5.16%) Architect
11 34 (4.74%) Software Developer
12 31 (4.32%) Linux Administrator
13 30 (4.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 30 (4.18%) Programmer
13 30 (4.18%) Senior Developer
14 29 (4.04%) Tester
15 28 (3.91%) Support Engineer
16 26 (3.63%) C++ Developer
17 22 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (20.22%) J2EE
2 122 (17.02%) XML
3 106 (14.78%) HTML
4 96 (13.39%) Web Services
5 63 (8.79%) SOAP
5 63 (8.79%) CSS
6 45 (6.28%) Middleware
7 43 (6.00%) Flash
8 42 (5.86%) Spring
9 38 (5.30%) JSP
9 38 (5.30%) jQuery
10 35 (4.88%) Hibernate
11 32 (4.46%) JDBC
12 29 (4.04%) Ajax
13 26 (3.63%) .NET
14 24 (3.35%) Struts
15 22 (3.07%) Java EE
15 22 (3.07%) RESTful
16 21 (2.93%) XSLT
17 20 (2.79%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.69%) Computer Science
2 70 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.91%) iSeries
4 26 (3.63%) AS400
5 22 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.65%) Open Source
6 19 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 17 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.95%) PKI
9 13 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.81%) Clustering
9 13 (1.81%) Internet of Things
10 12 (1.67%) Replication
11 11 (1.53%) User Experience
12 9 (1.26%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.84%) LPAR
14 6 (0.84%) Wiki
14 6 (0.84%) Physics
15 5 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 501 (69.87%) Linux
2 280 (39.05%) Windows
3 138 (19.25%) Solaris
4 89 (12.41%) AIX
5 41 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (5.58%) HPUX
7 20 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.23%) Windows 7
9 15 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.81%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.67%) Android
12 12 (1.67%) CentOS
12 12 (1.67%) Debian
13 11 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.98%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.70%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.56%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (19.53%) ITIL
2 125 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (14.92%) Software Engineering
4 86 (11.99%) OO
5 59 (8.23%) Scrum
5 59 (8.23%) E-Commerce
6 58 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 51 (7.11%) Automated Testing
8 46 (6.42%) TDD
9 41 (5.72%) Service Management
10 36 (5.02%) Project Management
10 36 (5.02%) Problem Management
10 36 (5.02%) Test Scripting
10 36 (5.02%) Multithreading
10 36 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (4.60%) Service Delivery
12 30 (4.18%) MVC
13 29 (4.04%) Regression Testing
14 27 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 26 (3.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 313 (43.65%) SQL
2 293 (40.86%) Java
3 139 (19.39%) C++
4 130 (18.13%) Perl
5 128 (17.85%) Python
6 120 (16.74%) JavaScript
7 105 (14.64%) Shell Script
8 98 (13.67%) C
9 69 (9.62%) Bash Shell
10 50 (6.97%) PL/SQL
11 49 (6.83%) PHP
11 49 (6.83%) PowerShell
12 45 (6.28%) C#
13 19 (2.65%) XPath
14 12 (1.67%) Korn
14 12 (1.67%) Ruby
15 10 (1.39%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.98%) VBA
16 7 (0.98%) VB
17 6 (0.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 151 (21.06%) Degree
2 22 (3.07%) ISEB
2 22 (3.07%) Sun Certification
3 20 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 10 (1.39%) LPIC
4 10 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.26%) CCNP
5 9 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.12%) MCSE
6 8 (1.12%) CCNA
7 7 (0.98%) RHCE
8 5 (0.70%) CISSP
8 5 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.56%) CISM
9 4 (0.56%) PhD
9 4 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.48%) SLA
2 35 (4.88%) QA
3 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.56%) RosettaNet
3 4 (0.56%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 58 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.77%) vSphere
3 26 (3.63%) Hyper-V
3 26 (3.63%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.63%) VMware ESX
4 17 (2.37%) vCloud
5 12 (1.67%) VirtualBox
6 9 (1.26%) PowerHA
7 6 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.84%) Samba
8 5 (0.70%) KVM
9 4 (0.56%) Firmware
10 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.42%) NFS
10 3 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.42%) XenApp
11 2 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.28%) Postfix
11 2 (0.28%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (5.44%) Tivoli
2 34 (4.74%) Puppet
3 32 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (2.65%) Ansible
6 16 (2.23%) SCCM
7 15 (2.09%) SCOM
8 10 (1.39%) Nagios
9 8 (1.12%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.98%) OPNET
10 7 (0.98%) Cacti
11 6 (0.84%) OpenView
12 4 (0.56%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.42%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.28%) Salt
14 2 (0.28%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.28%) Legato
15 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 248 (34.59%) Oracle
2 107 (14.92%) Microsoft
3 104 (14.50%) IBM
4 77 (10.74%) VMware
5 53 (7.39%) Citrix
6 47 (6.56%) Cisco
6 47 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 39 (5.44%) HP
8 37 (5.16%) NetApp
9 36 (5.02%) Sun
10 31 (4.32%) BMC
11 23 (3.21%) WorldPay
12 16 (2.23%) Juniper
13 13 (1.81%) SAP
13 13 (1.81%) F5
14 12 (1.67%) SaltStack
15 11 (1.53%) Perforce
16 9 (1.26%) Atlassian
17 8 (1.12%) EMC
18 7 (0.98%) Veritas
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