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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 58 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4733 5500 6805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.91% 5.26% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.83% 19.40% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3695 4535 5404
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
25139 28357 30375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.06% 27.13% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21514 23931 25576
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -3 2350 £60,000 - 229
South East -17 889 £47,500 +5.55% 88
East of England +16 365 £45,000 - 32
Yorkshire +1 283 £40,000 - 40
South West -13 245 £40,000 - 34
West Midlands -2 239 £43,500 +2.35% 24
North West +3 187 £42,500 -5.55% 38
East Midlands +1 156 £40,000 +6.66% 13
North East -9 24 £34,000 -2.85% 11
Midlands -4 2 £50,000 -2.43%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 5654 (58.61%) Linux
2 3677 (38.12%) SQL
3 3299 (34.20%) Windows
4 3036 (31.47%) Oracle
5 3007 (31.17%) Java
6 2833 (29.37%) Finance
7 2042 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1803 (18.69%) Python
9 1674 (17.35%) Degree
10 1576 (16.34%) C++
11 1316 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 1299 (13.47%) JavaScript
13 1293 (13.40%) ITIL
14 1270 (13.17%) Perl
15 1249 (12.95%) Shell Script
16 1176 (12.19%) Software Engineering
17 1165 (12.08%) SQL Server
18 1096 (11.36%) VMware
19 1040 (10.78%) HTML
20 986 (10.22%) Firewall
21 956 (9.91%) MySQL
22 918 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
23 917 (9.51%) Banking
24 872 (9.04%) Computer Science
25 869 (9.01%) C
26 865 (8.97%) TCP/IP
27 851 (8.82%) Red Hat
28 811 (8.41%) C#
29 807 (8.37%) Web Services
30 806 (8.36%) XML

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
1 744 (7.71%) Apache
2 683 (7.08%) Tomcat
3 573 (5.94%) WebLogic
4 533 (5.53%) JBoss
5 452 (4.69%) WebSphere
6 288 (2.99%) IIS
7 226 (2.34%) Node.js
8 224 (2.32%) OpenStack
9 191 (1.98%) MS Exchange
10 173 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 115 (1.19%) SharePoint
12 96 (1.00%) nginx
13 94 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 91 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 91 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
15 78 (0.81%) Apache Spark
16 75 (0.78%) SAS
17 72 (0.75%) Confluence
18 69 (0.72%) CloudStack
18 69 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 580 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 323 (3.35%) MS Office
3 81 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 74 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 24 (0.25%) MS Project
7 18 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.17%) Gliffy
8 16 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.083%) SPSS
10 7 (0.073%) HipChat
11 4 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.010%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.010%) Shockwave
12 1 (0.010%) Stata
Business Applications
1 156 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 143 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 97 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 74 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
5 47 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
6 42 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
7 40 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 36 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
9 35 (0.36%) Temenos T24
10 21 (0.22%) HFM
10 21 (0.22%) Oracle ASCP
10 21 (0.22%) Salerio
11 19 (0.20%) ION MarketView
12 18 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
13 17 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
14 16 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
14 16 (0.17%) Kondor
15 15 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
15 15 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 15 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 560 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 265 (2.75%) SaaS
3 191 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 128 (1.33%) GitHub
5 109 (1.13%) PaaS
6 103 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 92 (0.95%) IaaS
8 78 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 62 (0.64%) Office 365
10 40 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 36 (0.37%) OpenShift
12 31 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 30 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 22 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 20 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
16 16 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
17 12 (0.12%) Heroku
18 11 (0.11%) Mimecast
19 10 (0.10%) Google App Engine
19 10 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 986 (10.22%) Firewall
2 865 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 578 (5.99%) DNS
4 541 (5.61%) SAN
5 407 (4.22%) HTTP
6 393 (4.07%) Internet
7 311 (3.22%) Network Security
8 280 (2.90%) LDAP
9 273 (2.83%) WAN
10 261 (2.71%) LAN
11 229 (2.37%) VPN
12 214 (2.22%) SSL
13 199 (2.06%) NAS
14 162 (1.68%) Wireless
15 160 (1.66%) DHCP
16 118 (1.22%) MPLS
17 117 (1.21%) FTP
17 117 (1.21%) VoIP
18 107 (1.11%) SMTP
19 106 (1.10%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1165 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 956 (9.91%) MySQL
3 792 (8.21%) Oracle Database
4 683 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 379 (3.93%) NoSQL
6 356 (3.69%) RDBMS
7 347 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 331 (3.43%) Big Data
9 329 (3.41%) MongoDB
10 309 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
11 264 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
12 246 (2.55%) Hadoop
13 220 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
14 210 (2.18%) DB2
15 162 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 155 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
17 149 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
18 128 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 121 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 100 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 731 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 621 (6.44%) Jenkins
3 430 (4.46%) Subversion
4 428 (4.44%) JIRA
5 416 (4.31%) Selenium
6 334 (3.46%) Maven
7 285 (2.95%) JUnit
8 248 (2.57%) Cucumber
9 163 (1.69%) Eclipse
10 144 (1.49%) Ant
11 114 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
12 106 (1.10%) TeamCity
13 101 (1.05%) Visual Studio
14 93 (0.96%) HP UFT
15 89 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 83 (0.86%) WebDriver
17 76 (0.79%) Toad
17 76 (0.79%) Vagrant
18 72 (0.75%) Hudson
19 68 (0.70%) JBehave
General
1 2833 (29.37%) Finance
2 917 (9.51%) Banking
3 562 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 457 (4.74%) Front Office
5 367 (3.80%) Retail
6 327 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 211 (2.19%) Marketing
8 182 (1.89%) Games
9 148 (1.53%) Advertising
10 147 (1.52%) Back Office
11 146 (1.51%) Financial Institution
12 120 (1.24%) Manufacturing
13 92 (0.95%) Electronics
14 89 (0.92%) Law
15 83 (0.86%) Billing
16 81 (0.84%) German Language
17 78 (0.81%) Legal
18 77 (0.80%) French Language
19 71 (0.74%) Publishing
20 50 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2434 (25.23%) Developer
2 1482 (15.36%) Analyst
3 729 (7.56%) Administrator
4 717 (7.43%) Java Developer
5 691 (7.16%) Support Analyst
6 654 (6.78%) Applications Support
7 618 (6.41%) C++ Developer
8 496 (5.14%) Support Engineer
9 493 (5.11%) Architect
10 483 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
11 480 (4.98%) Senior Developer
12 468 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
13 421 (4.36%) Software Engineer
14 420 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
15 377 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
16 350 (3.63%) Consultant
17 330 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
18 314 (3.26%) DBA
19 296 (3.07%) Unix Engineer
20 287 (2.98%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1040 (10.78%) HTML
2 807 (8.37%) Web Services
3 806 (8.36%) XML
4 753 (7.81%) .NET
5 674 (6.99%) CSS
6 591 (6.13%) J2EE
7 538 (5.58%) Spring
8 424 (4.40%) Middleware
9 368 (3.82%) REST
10 352 (3.65%) jQuery
10 352 (3.65%) SOAP
11 333 (3.45%) HTML5
12 306 (3.17%) AngularJS
13 305 (3.16%) Hibernate
14 302 (3.13%) LAMP
15 293 (3.04%) FIX Protocol
16 282 (2.92%) STL
17 236 (2.45%) JSON
18 210 (2.18%) JMS
19 200 (2.07%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 918 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 872 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 544 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 383 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 376 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 323 (3.35%) Equities
7 309 (3.20%) Derivative
8 285 (2.95%) Hedge funds
9 281 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
10 251 (2.60%) Fixed Income
11 242 (2.51%) Mathematics
12 241 (2.50%) Clustering
13 239 (2.48%) Algorithms
14 210 (2.18%) Client/Server
15 168 (1.74%) Data Structures
16 151 (1.57%) Replication
17 141 (1.46%) Fintech
17 141 (1.46%) User Experience
18 134 (1.39%) Visualisation
19 129 (1.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5654 (58.61%) Linux
2 3299 (34.20%) Windows
3 769 (7.97%) Solaris
4 736 (7.63%) Windows Server
5 641 (6.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 402 (4.17%) AIX
7 339 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 260 (2.70%) CentOS
9 246 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 197 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 191 (1.98%) Android
12 169 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 128 (1.33%) HPUX
14 127 (1.32%) Mac OS X
15 121 (1.25%) Debian
16 115 (1.19%) SUSE
17 110 (1.14%) Ubuntu
18 94 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
19 85 (0.88%) Windows 7
20 75 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2042 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1293 (13.40%) ITIL
3 1176 (12.19%) Software Engineering
4 733 (7.60%) DevOps
5 671 (6.96%) OO
6 654 (6.78%) Scrum
7 652 (6.76%) TDD
8 651 (6.75%) Open Source
9 610 (6.32%) SDLC
10 579 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
11 572 (5.93%) Multithreading
12 563 (5.84%) Configuration Management
13 505 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
14 500 (5.18%) High Availability
15 488 (5.06%) SOA
16 428 (4.44%) Project Management
17 415 (4.30%) Analytics
18 396 (4.11%) Information Security
19 380 (3.94%) BDD
20 378 (3.92%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3677 (38.12%) SQL
2 3007 (31.17%) Java
3 1803 (18.69%) Python
4 1576 (16.34%) C++
5 1299 (13.47%) JavaScript
6 1270 (13.17%) Perl
7 1249 (12.95%) Shell Script
8 869 (9.01%) C
9 811 (8.41%) C#
10 762 (7.90%) Bash Shell
11 675 (7.00%) PL/SQL
12 669 (6.94%) Ruby
13 565 (5.86%) PHP
14 347 (3.60%) PowerShell
15 255 (2.64%) VB
16 143 (1.48%) Scala
17 124 (1.29%) Korn
18 108 (1.12%) Groovy
19 103 (1.07%) T-SQL
20 88 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1674 (17.35%) Degree
2 505 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 320 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
4 310 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 207 (2.15%) CCNA
6 197 (2.04%) CISSP
7 194 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 184 (1.91%) CCNP
9 154 (1.60%) MCSE
10 128 (1.33%) ISEB
11 123 (1.28%) DV Cleared
12 100 (1.04%) ISTQB
13 97 (1.01%) CEH
14 95 (0.98%) CISM
15 80 (0.83%) CCIE
16 75 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
17 73 (0.76%) PhD
18 69 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 64 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
20 60 (0.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 673 (6.98%) QA
2 435 (4.51%) SLA
3 152 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 118 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 60 (0.62%) COBIT
6 43 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 23 (0.24%) SDET
9 22 (0.23%) HL7
10 17 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (0.13%) ISO27002
12 12 (0.12%) ISO20022
13 11 (0.11%) ISO 9000
13 11 (0.11%) MiFID
13 11 (0.11%) SAS 70
14 9 (0.093%) HIPAA
14 9 (0.093%) ISO 9001
14 9 (0.093%) Solvency II
15 8 (0.083%) DICOM
15 8 (0.083%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 764 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 546 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 234 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
4 224 (2.32%) vSphere
5 222 (2.30%) Docker
6 173 (1.79%) Xen
7 122 (1.26%) Hyper-V
8 106 (1.10%) NFS
9 91 (0.94%) XenServer
10 87 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
11 67 (0.69%) VMware ESX
12 66 (0.68%) KVM
13 62 (0.64%) iptables
14 61 (0.63%) XenApp
15 60 (0.62%) Firmware
16 49 (0.51%) Squid
17 48 (0.50%) HDFS
17 48 (0.50%) Postfix
18 47 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 44 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 805 (8.35%) Puppet
2 483 (5.01%) Opscode Chef
3 300 (3.11%) Nagios
4 264 (2.74%) Ansible
5 206 (2.14%) Tivoli
6 184 (1.91%) Oracle RMAN
7 144 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 121 (1.25%) Cobbler
9 118 (1.22%) NetBackup
10 115 (1.19%) Data Guard
11 105 (1.09%) SCOM
12 102 (1.06%) Control-M
13 98 (1.02%) SCCM
14 90 (0.93%) Salt
15 77 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 73 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
17 61 (0.63%) Nessus
18 59 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
19 56 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
20 53 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3036 (31.47%) Oracle
2 1316 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1096 (11.36%) VMware
4 851 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 694 (7.19%) Cisco
6 506 (5.25%) IBM
7 478 (4.96%) HP
8 409 (4.24%) Citrix
9 291 (3.02%) Sybase
10 262 (2.72%) NetApp
11 221 (2.29%) Sun
12 205 (2.13%) Juniper
13 197 (2.04%) F5
14 191 (1.98%) EMC
15 182 (1.89%) SAP
16 171 (1.77%) CheckPoint
17 151 (1.57%) Splunk
18 134 (1.39%) Veritas
19 121 (1.25%) Google
20 111 (1.15%) Bloomberg
Kettering, Northamptonshire
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Salary: Benefits!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Blue Chip Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
SCC
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + big bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Optimum IT
Salary: Negotiable + superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Pomeroy IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optimum IT
Salary: Negotiable + superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 35k - 40k + 5k oncall and overtime
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago