The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 63 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4070 5706 6461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.51% 5.60% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.12% 21.37% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3230 4577 5220
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Unix
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22463 26705 29344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.87% 26.20% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19398 22751 24576
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the England region.

Unix Salary Trend in England

Unix
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in England

Unix
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 1928 £60,000 - 251
South East -8 909 £50,000 +11.11% 76
East of England -20 229 £47,500 +5.55% 35
North West -9 218 £40,000 -11.11% 33
West Midlands -4 216 £42,500 -5.55% 27
Yorkshire -11 206 £40,000 - 29
South West -43 186 £42,500 - 44
East Midlands -13 134 £40,000 +3.89% 6
North East +29 50 £34,250 +19.13% 13
Midlands +8 4 £46,750 -6.50%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5160 (59.77%) Linux
2 3245 (37.59%) SQL
3 2986 (34.59%) Windows
4 2809 (32.54%) Java
5 2616 (30.30%) Finance
6 2579 (29.87%) Oracle
7 1965 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1773 (20.54%) Python
9 1497 (17.34%) Degree
10 1367 (15.83%) C++
11 1166 (13.51%) ITIL
12 1163 (13.47%) Perl
13 1143 (13.24%) Microsoft
14 1108 (12.83%) Shell Script
15 1030 (11.93%) JavaScript
16 1007 (11.66%) SQL Server
17 986 (11.42%) HTML
18 954 (11.05%) Software Engineering
19 925 (10.71%) VMware
20 915 (10.60%) Banking
21 885 (10.25%) Firewall
22 857 (9.93%) MySQL
23 849 (9.83%) Puppet
23 849 (9.83%) DevOps
24 845 (9.79%) Computer Science
25 843 (9.76%) C
26 842 (9.75%) XML
27 801 (9.28%) Red Hat
28 742 (8.59%) Apache
29 737 (8.54%) Web Services

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 742 (8.59%) Apache
2 558 (6.46%) WebLogic
3 534 (6.19%) Tomcat
4 448 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 441 (5.11%) JBoss
6 292 (3.38%) IIS
7 165 (1.91%) MS Exchange
8 160 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 138 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 129 (1.49%) SharePoint
11 120 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
12 94 (1.09%) nginx
13 90 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
14 85 (0.98%) Confluence
15 84 (0.97%) Apache Spark
16 82 (0.95%) CloudStack
17 80 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
18 63 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 62 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
20 54 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 505 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 245 (2.84%) MS Office
3 75 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 19 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.19%) MS Project
8 14 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.14%) Gliffy
9 12 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 10 (0.12%) FrameMaker
11 9 (0.10%) SPSS
12 5 (0.058%) HipChat
13 2 (0.023%) Blender
14 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.012%) Simulink
14 1 (0.012%) Stata
Business Applications
1 116 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
2 105 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 70 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
5 39 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 34 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 34 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 32 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
8 20 (0.23%) assyst
8 20 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
9 17 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 16 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
11 15 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
12 12 (0.14%) Salerio
13 11 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
13 11 (0.13%) Temenos T24
14 10 (0.12%) Visualfiles
15 9 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
15 9 (0.10%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 606 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (2.87%) SaaS
3 194 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 158 (1.83%) GitHub
5 119 (1.38%) IaaS
6 114 (1.32%) PaaS
7 99 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 81 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 59 (0.68%) Office 365
10 39 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 36 (0.42%) Amazon S3
12 35 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
13 22 (0.25%) OpenShift
14 21 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 18 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 17 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
17 12 (0.14%) Apcera
17 12 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
19 9 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 885 (10.25%) Firewall
2 701 (8.12%) TCP/IP
3 503 (5.83%) DNS
4 422 (4.89%) SAN
5 394 (4.56%) Internet
6 386 (4.47%) HTTP
7 288 (3.34%) WAN
8 286 (3.31%) LAN
9 277 (3.21%) Network Security
10 229 (2.65%) VPN
11 199 (2.31%) LDAP
12 184 (2.13%) SSL
13 175 (2.03%) NAS
14 165 (1.91%) DHCP
15 164 (1.90%) Wireless
16 114 (1.32%) MPLS
17 104 (1.20%) FTP
17 104 (1.20%) VoIP
18 94 (1.09%) BGP
19 91 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1007 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 857 (9.93%) MySQL
3 583 (6.75%) Oracle Database
4 567 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 332 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 275 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 274 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 259 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 247 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 227 (2.63%) Big Data
11 216 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 215 (2.49%) DB2
13 194 (2.25%) Hadoop
14 156 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 141 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
16 128 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 121 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
18 118 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
19 111 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 107 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 659 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 645 (7.47%) Jenkins
3 436 (5.05%) JIRA
4 333 (3.86%) Subversion
5 321 (3.72%) Selenium
6 268 (3.10%) Maven
7 193 (2.24%) JUnit
8 180 (2.09%) Cucumber
9 160 (1.85%) Ant
10 130 (1.51%) Eclipse
11 104 (1.20%) LoadRunner
12 91 (1.05%) HP UFT
13 83 (0.96%) TeamCity
14 79 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
15 75 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 68 (0.79%) Hudson
16 68 (0.79%) Vagrant
17 58 (0.67%) RSpec
18 48 (0.56%) WebDriver
19 46 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 2616 (30.30%) Finance
2 915 (10.60%) Banking
3 437 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 372 (4.31%) Front Office
5 305 (3.53%) Investment Banking
6 299 (3.46%) Retail
7 189 (2.19%) Marketing
8 168 (1.95%) Back Office
9 154 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 143 (1.66%) Games
11 125 (1.45%) Advertising
12 107 (1.24%) Manufacturing
13 101 (1.17%) Publishing
14 89 (1.03%) Electronics
15 80 (0.93%) Legal
16 79 (0.92%) German Language
17 77 (0.89%) Billing
18 63 (0.73%) French Language
19 50 (0.58%) Automotive
20 38 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2079 (24.08%) Developer
2 1336 (15.48%) Analyst
3 582 (6.74%) Java Developer
4 577 (6.68%) Applications Support
5 548 (6.35%) Support Analyst
6 530 (6.14%) Administrator
7 520 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
8 474 (5.49%) Support Engineer
9 440 (5.10%) C++ Developer
10 435 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
11 417 (4.83%) Consultant
12 396 (4.59%) Software Engineer
13 377 (4.37%) Senior Developer
14 356 (4.12%) Unix Engineer
15 354 (4.10%) Architect
16 338 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
17 306 (3.54%) Applications Support Analyst
18 300 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
19 259 (3.00%) Linux Administrator
20 250 (2.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 986 (11.42%) HTML
2 842 (9.75%) XML
3 737 (8.54%) Web Services
4 704 (8.15%) .NET
5 616 (7.14%) CSS
6 539 (6.24%) J2EE
7 402 (4.66%) Middleware
8 370 (4.29%) Spring
9 344 (3.98%) SOAP
10 306 (3.54%) REST
11 285 (3.30%) HTML5
12 280 (3.24%) jQuery
13 277 (3.21%) FIX Protocol
14 258 (2.99%) AngularJS
15 257 (2.98%) JSON
16 255 (2.95%) LAMP
17 228 (2.64%) Hibernate
18 209 (2.42%) JMS
19 181 (2.10%) Java EE
20 180 (2.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 845 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 723 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 419 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 312 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 307 (3.56%) Derivative
6 270 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 242 (2.80%) Hedge funds
8 241 (2.79%) Clustering
9 239 (2.77%) Equities
10 227 (2.63%) Fixed Income
11 198 (2.29%) Mathematics
12 196 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
13 172 (1.99%) Algorithms
14 162 (1.88%) Fintech
15 136 (1.58%) Mainframe
16 134 (1.55%) Replication
17 120 (1.39%) Client/Server
18 113 (1.31%) Data Structures
19 109 (1.26%) Mobile App
20 108 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5160 (59.77%) Linux
2 2986 (34.59%) Windows
3 704 (8.15%) Solaris
4 670 (7.76%) Windows Server
5 555 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 430 (4.98%) AIX
7 314 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 216 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 209 (2.42%) CentOS
10 184 (2.13%) Android
10 184 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 166 (1.92%) Apple iOS
12 138 (1.60%) SUSE
13 128 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 119 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
15 108 (1.25%) HPUX
16 96 (1.11%) Debian
17 79 (0.92%) Windows 7
18 68 (0.79%) Mac OS X
19 50 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1965 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1166 (13.51%) ITIL
3 954 (11.05%) Software Engineering
4 849 (9.83%) DevOps
5 630 (7.30%) Scrum
6 596 (6.90%) OO
7 570 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
8 554 (6.42%) Configuration Management
9 538 (6.23%) TDD
10 526 (6.09%) Open Source
11 456 (5.28%) SDLC
12 442 (5.12%) Project Management
13 434 (5.03%) High Availability
14 432 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
15 416 (4.82%) SOA
16 412 (4.77%) Multithreading
17 333 (3.86%) Information Security
18 332 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
19 312 (3.61%) BDD
20 310 (3.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3245 (37.59%) SQL
2 2809 (32.54%) Java
3 1773 (20.54%) Python
4 1367 (15.83%) C++
5 1163 (13.47%) Perl
6 1108 (12.83%) Shell Script
7 1030 (11.93%) JavaScript
8 843 (9.76%) C
9 729 (8.44%) Bash Shell
10 655 (7.59%) C#
11 614 (7.11%) Ruby
12 577 (6.68%) PL/SQL
13 572 (6.63%) PHP
14 392 (4.54%) PowerShell
15 242 (2.80%) VB
16 173 (2.00%) Scala
17 128 (1.48%) Groovy
18 113 (1.31%) Korn
19 105 (1.22%) VB.NET
20 101 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1497 (17.34%) Degree
2 508 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 318 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 262 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 237 (2.75%) CISSP
6 185 (2.14%) CCNA
7 153 (1.77%) CCNP
8 145 (1.68%) CISM
9 144 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 137 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 115 (1.33%) ISEB
12 102 (1.18%) ISTQB
13 101 (1.17%) CEH
14 97 (1.12%) MCSE
15 86 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
16 74 (0.86%) CREST Certified
17 58 (0.67%) CCIE
17 58 (0.67%) MCSA
18 55 (0.64%) CISA
18 55 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 621 (7.19%) QA
2 390 (4.52%) SLA
3 142 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 121 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (0.67%) COBIT
6 38 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.30%) HL7
8 12 (0.14%) DICOM
9 11 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (0.13%) ISO22301
9 11 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 10 (0.12%) MiFID
11 9 (0.10%) ISAE 3402
11 9 (0.10%) ISO 8583
11 9 (0.10%) ISO 9001
12 8 (0.093%) ISO19770
13 7 (0.081%) SDET
13 7 (0.081%) SEPA
13 7 (0.081%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 646 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 433 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 226 (2.62%) vSphere
4 218 (2.53%) Docker
5 210 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
6 141 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
7 134 (1.55%) Xen
8 127 (1.47%) Hyper-V
9 120 (1.39%) XenServer
10 82 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
11 74 (0.86%) Firmware
12 68 (0.79%) NFS
13 67 (0.78%) KVM
14 65 (0.75%) VMware ESX
15 58 (0.67%) XenApp
16 49 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 48 (0.56%) Snort
17 48 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
18 40 (0.46%) iptables
18 40 (0.46%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 849 (9.83%) Puppet
2 523 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 313 (3.63%) Ansible
4 256 (2.97%) Nagios
5 225 (2.61%) Tivoli
6 136 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 134 (1.55%) Cobbler
8 121 (1.40%) SCCM
9 119 (1.38%) Control-M
10 114 (1.32%) SCOM
11 112 (1.30%) Data Guard
12 100 (1.16%) Salt
13 91 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
13 91 (1.05%) NetBackup
14 83 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 72 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 66 (0.76%) Terraform
17 58 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
18 54 (0.63%) Nessus
19 52 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2579 (29.87%) Oracle
2 1143 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 925 (10.71%) VMware
4 801 (9.28%) Red Hat
5 545 (6.31%) Cisco
6 423 (4.90%) IBM
7 378 (4.38%) HP
8 295 (3.42%) Citrix
9 286 (3.31%) Sybase
10 224 (2.59%) Sun
11 178 (2.06%) SAP
12 177 (2.05%) F5
13 160 (1.85%) NetApp
14 155 (1.80%) Splunk
15 148 (1.71%) EMC
16 147 (1.70%) Juniper
17 144 (1.67%) Informatica
18 139 (1.61%) CheckPoint
19 123 (1.42%) Google
20 113 (1.31%) Veritas
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus bonus, plus excellent bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Flexible depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago