The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 38 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6295 6985 8781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.79% 6.86% 7.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.52% 24.91% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5085 5714 7207
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29254 28040 30646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.91% 27.52% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24682 23937 26534
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in England

UNIX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
London -6 3266 £57,500 +4.54% 368
South East -21 1064 £42,500 - 114
Yorkshire 0 499 £37,500 +13.63% 43
East of England +5 472 £45,000 +11.80% 50
North West -1 302 £40,000 -3.61% 41
South West -2 277 £40,000 +6.66% 70
West Midlands -40 198 £40,000 - 23
East Midlands -39 133 £35,250 +0.71% 15
North East +31 81 £31,000 +12.72% 17
Midlands +6 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7906 (60.20%) Linux
2 4889 (37.23%) SQL
3 4658 (35.47%) Java
4 4346 (33.09%) Windows
5 4264 (32.47%) Oracle
6 3763 (28.66%) Finance
7 2408 (18.34%) Degree
8 2194 (16.71%) Perl
9 2034 (15.49%) C++
10 1772 (13.49%) Python
11 1748 (13.31%) Shell Script
12 1623 (12.36%) Solaris
13 1595 (12.15%) SQL Server
14 1559 (11.87%) Banking
15 1547 (11.78%) HTML
16 1540 (11.73%) JavaScript
17 1480 (11.27%) ITIL
18 1448 (11.03%) MySQL
19 1434 (10.92%) Software Engineering
20 1426 (10.86%) Computer Science
21 1393 (10.61%) XML
22 1299 (9.89%) Microsoft
23 1276 (9.72%) Relational Database
24 1274 (9.70%) Apache
25 1272 (9.69%) OO
26 1217 (9.27%) VMware
27 1200 (9.14%) Oracle Database
28 1185 (9.02%) Red Hat
29 1160 (8.83%) C
30 1102 (8.39%) Agile Software Development

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1274 (9.70%) Apache
2 1094 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 566 (4.31%) WebSphere
4 527 (4.01%) WebLogic
5 373 (2.84%) IIS
6 249 (1.90%) MS Exchange
7 202 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 168 (1.28%) SharePoint
9 161 (1.23%) Node.js
10 138 (1.05%) Apache Solr
11 124 (0.94%) SAS
12 117 (0.89%) nginx
13 114 (0.87%) Drupal
14 112 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
15 95 (0.72%) MQSeries
16 89 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
17 86 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
18 84 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 83 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
20 73 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 656 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 303 (2.31%) MS Office
3 55 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.19%) MS Project
6 21 (0.16%) SPSS
7 16 (0.12%) FastStats
8 11 (0.084%) Simulink
9 10 (0.076%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.053%) PrintSoft PReS
12 4 (0.030%) Stata
12 4 (0.030%) Mathematica
13 3 (0.023%) Maya
14 2 (0.015%) DOC1
15 1 (0.008%) CPLEX
15 1 (0.008%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 195 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 121 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 121 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 80 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 64 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
5 59 (0.45%) TIBCO iProcess
6 49 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 42 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 33 (0.25%) HFM
8 33 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 32 (0.24%) Magento
10 30 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
11 29 (0.22%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
11 29 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
12 27 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
12 27 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
13 25 (0.19%) Temenos T24
14 20 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
15 19 (0.14%) RMDS
16 18 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 286 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (1.57%) SaaS
3 121 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
4 112 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 74 (0.56%) PaaS
6 70 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 46 (0.35%) IaaS
8 36 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 30 (0.23%) GitHub
10 28 (0.21%) Office 365
11 15 (0.11%) Google Apps
12 11 (0.084%) Joyent
12 11 (0.084%) Amazon EMR
13 9 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (0.069%) Route 53
14 8 (0.061%) Rackspace Cloud
14 8 (0.061%) IBM SmartCloud
15 7 (0.053%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.053%) Google App Engine
15 7 (0.053%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1087 (8.28%) TCP/IP
2 1003 (7.64%) Firewall
3 962 (7.33%) SAN
4 795 (6.05%) DNS
5 682 (5.19%) Internet
6 533 (4.06%) HTTP
7 400 (3.05%) WAN
8 377 (2.87%) LAN
9 360 (2.74%) NAS
10 353 (2.69%) VPN
11 240 (1.83%) DHCP
12 211 (1.61%) SSL
13 209 (1.59%) LDAP
14 202 (1.54%) SMTP
15 190 (1.45%) BGP
16 181 (1.38%) Network Security
17 166 (1.26%) FTP
18 164 (1.25%) MPLS
19 141 (1.07%) OSPF
20 131 (1.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1595 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 1448 (11.03%) MySQL
3 1276 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 1200 (9.14%) Oracle Database
5 821 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 565 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 540 (4.11%) DB2
8 419 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
9 373 (2.84%) Big Data
10 317 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 286 (2.18%) NoSQL
12 257 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 249 (1.90%) MongoDB
14 243 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
15 211 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
16 171 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 160 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 147 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
18 147 (1.12%) OLTP
19 131 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 676 (5.15%) Subversion
2 513 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 509 (3.88%) Maven
4 390 (2.97%) Eclipse
5 355 (2.70%) JUnit
5 355 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 347 (2.64%) Ant
7 337 (2.57%) JIRA
8 257 (1.96%) Selenium
9 185 (1.41%) Hudson
10 140 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 138 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
12 125 (0.95%) Cucumber
13 113 (0.86%) Toad
14 104 (0.79%) TeamCity
15 75 (0.57%) ClearCase
16 66 (0.50%) WebDriver
17 57 (0.43%) PHPUnit
17 57 (0.43%) Visual Studio
17 57 (0.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 3763 (28.66%) Finance
2 1559 (11.87%) Banking
3 778 (5.92%) Front Office
4 713 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 689 (5.25%) Investment Banking
6 431 (3.28%) Retail
7 288 (2.19%) Marketing
8 269 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 246 (1.87%) Games
10 199 (1.52%) Back Office
11 162 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 149 (1.13%) Advertising
13 130 (0.99%) French Language
14 117 (0.89%) Legal
15 98 (0.75%) German Language
16 96 (0.73%) Electronics
17 94 (0.72%) Billing
18 81 (0.62%) Publishing
19 47 (0.36%) Law
20 34 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3702 (28.19%) Developer
2 1844 (14.04%) Analyst
3 1287 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 1083 (8.25%) Administrator
5 860 (6.55%) Applications Support
6 818 (6.23%) Support Analyst
7 735 (5.60%) C++ Developer
8 664 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 653 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
10 639 (4.87%) Consultant
11 596 (4.54%) Support Engineer
12 572 (4.36%) DBA
13 505 (3.85%) Architect
14 496 (3.78%) Senior Developer
15 433 (3.30%) Software Developer
16 401 (3.05%) Linux Administrator
17 396 (3.02%) Oracle DBA
18 386 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
19 369 (2.81%) Programmer
20 348 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1547 (11.78%) HTML
2 1393 (10.61%) XML
3 1020 (7.77%) Web Services
4 893 (6.80%) J2EE
5 869 (6.62%) Spring
6 860 (6.55%) CSS
7 662 (5.04%) Middleware
8 650 (4.95%) .NET
9 567 (4.32%) jQuery
10 481 (3.66%) Hibernate
11 461 (3.51%) STL
12 416 (3.17%) SOAP
13 380 (2.89%) Java EE
14 356 (2.71%) JSP
15 335 (2.55%) HTML5
16 328 (2.50%) Ajax
17 308 (2.35%) LAMP
18 295 (2.25%) JSON
19 262 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 241 (1.84%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1426 (10.86%) Computer Science
2 508 (3.87%) Equities
3 482 (3.67%) Derivative
4 444 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 428 (3.26%) Open Source
6 414 (3.15%) Clustering
7 398 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 378 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 346 (2.63%) Fixed Income
10 310 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
11 296 (2.25%) Replication
12 253 (1.93%) Hedge funds
13 238 (1.81%) Client/Server
14 218 (1.66%) Mainframe
15 156 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
16 129 (0.98%) Mobile App
17 127 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
18 119 (0.91%) Data Integration
19 110 (0.84%) Statistics
20 108 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7906 (60.20%) Linux
2 4346 (33.09%) Windows
3 1623 (12.36%) Solaris
4 832 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 785 (5.98%) AIX
6 474 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 399 (3.04%) HPUX
8 387 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 236 (1.80%) Ubuntu
10 221 (1.68%) CentOS
11 204 (1.55%) Debian
12 175 (1.33%) Android
13 156 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 150 (1.14%) Apple iOS
15 140 (1.07%) Windows 7
16 103 (0.78%) SUSE
17 99 (0.75%) Windows XP
18 93 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
19 75 (0.57%) Mac OS X
20 56 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1480 (11.27%) ITIL
2 1434 (10.92%) Software Engineering
3 1272 (9.69%) OO
4 1102 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
5 814 (6.20%) Multithreading
6 712 (5.42%) E-Commerce
7 666 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
8 616 (4.69%) Low Latency
9 607 (4.62%) Scrum
10 583 (4.44%) Configuration Management
11 582 (4.43%) Project Management
12 581 (4.42%) TDD
13 530 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
14 512 (3.90%) DevOps
15 459 (3.50%) SOA
16 455 (3.46%) Continuous Integration
17 448 (3.41%) Service Delivery
18 441 (3.36%) Problem Management
19 421 (3.21%) Analytics
20 416 (3.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4889 (37.23%) SQL
2 4658 (35.47%) Java
3 2194 (16.71%) Perl
4 2034 (15.49%) C++
5 1772 (13.49%) Python
6 1748 (13.31%) Shell Script
7 1540 (11.73%) JavaScript
8 1160 (8.83%) C
9 976 (7.43%) C#
10 949 (7.23%) PHP
11 945 (7.20%) Bash Shell
12 856 (6.52%) PL/SQL
13 587 (4.47%) Ruby
14 352 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 272 (2.07%) VB
16 183 (1.39%) Korn
17 151 (1.15%) Scala
18 145 (1.10%) VBA
19 132 (1.01%) PHP5
20 110 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2408 (18.34%) Degree
2 558 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 353 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 283 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 216 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 201 (1.53%) ISEB
7 192 (1.46%) CCNA
8 189 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 168 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
10 166 (1.26%) CISSP
11 164 (1.25%) DV Cleared
12 155 (1.18%) MCSE
13 150 (1.14%) CCNP
14 105 (0.80%) OCP
15 86 (0.65%) ISTQB
16 76 (0.58%) Sun Certification
17 71 (0.54%) MCP
18 60 (0.46%) PhD
18 60 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 59 (0.45%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 715 (5.44%) QA
2 398 (3.03%) SLA
3 238 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 136 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 76 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 68 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 48 (0.37%) HL7
8 30 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 30 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 26 (0.20%) COBIT
10 19 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 14 (0.11%) Basel III
12 12 (0.091%) EMIR
13 8 (0.061%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.061%) DO-178B
13 8 (0.061%) JTAG
14 6 (0.046%) CRD IV
15 4 (0.030%) MiFID
16 3 (0.023%) BS7799
16 3 (0.023%) TickIT
System Software
1 860 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 586 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 361 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
4 245 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 242 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 193 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 177 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
8 149 (1.13%) NFS
9 136 (1.04%) vSphere
10 124 (0.94%) KVM
11 87 (0.66%) Xen
12 82 (0.62%) XenApp
13 71 (0.54%) Varnish
14 53 (0.40%) XenServer
15 47 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 44 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 44 (0.34%) Snort
17 37 (0.28%) Samba
18 35 (0.27%) vCloud
19 30 (0.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 559 (4.26%) Puppet
2 368 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 309 (2.35%) Nagios
4 253 (1.93%) Data Guard
5 198 (1.51%) Tivoli
6 159 (1.21%) NetBackup
7 103 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 94 (0.72%) OpenView
9 72 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
10 70 (0.53%) Control-M
11 65 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 63 (0.48%) Opsview
13 58 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
14 53 (0.40%) CFEngine
15 52 (0.40%) Netcool
16 49 (0.37%) SCOM
17 48 (0.37%) SCCM
18 44 (0.34%) Backup Exec
19 38 (0.29%) ZABBIX
19 38 (0.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4264 (32.47%) Oracle
2 1299 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 1217 (9.27%) VMware
4 1185 (9.02%) Red Hat
5 754 (5.74%) Cisco
6 739 (5.63%) IBM
7 686 (5.22%) HP
8 596 (4.54%) JBoss
9 580 (4.42%) Sybase
10 427 (3.25%) Sun
11 371 (2.83%) EMC
12 336 (2.56%) Citrix
13 315 (2.40%) NetApp
14 233 (1.77%) Juniper
15 209 (1.59%) TIBCO
16 203 (1.55%) Google
17 196 (1.49%) Veritas
18 194 (1.48%) SAP
19 172 (1.31%) Business Objects
20 163 (1.24%) Informatica
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago