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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
UK / England
Rank 65 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3485 4881 5700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.41% 5.23% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 19.96% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 3904 4552
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
19171 24451 27365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.23% 26.19% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16295 20825 23117
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -11 1629 £60,000 -4.00% 208
South East -3 763 £50,000 +5.26% 89
East of England +2 274 £45,000 +3.44% 22
South West -38 196 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Yorkshire -17 186 £45,000 +5.88% 23
North West -24 175 £44,000 -2.22% 24
West Midlands -11 166 £44,347 +2.53% 33
East Midlands -31 88 £40,000 -11.11% 15
North East +9 30 £31,250 -5.30% 4
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 4851 (65.95%) Linux
2 2612 (35.51%) SQL
3 2510 (34.12%) Windows
4 2451 (33.32%) Java
5 2177 (29.59%) Finance
6 2054 (27.92%) Oracle
7 1694 (23.03%) Python
8 1658 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
9 1147 (15.59%) Degree
10 1079 (14.67%) C++
11 1016 (13.81%) Shell Script
12 991 (13.47%) Perl
13 960 (13.05%) Banking
14 856 (11.64%) DevOps
15 851 (11.57%) JavaScript
16 833 (11.32%) Microsoft
17 829 (11.27%) ITIL
18 785 (10.67%) SQL Server
19 764 (10.39%) Puppet
20 760 (10.33%) Software Engineering
21 758 (10.30%) VMware
22 739 (10.05%) HTML
23 731 (9.94%) Bash Shell
24 676 (9.19%) XML
25 672 (9.14%) MySQL
25 672 (9.14%) Computer Science
26 661 (8.99%) Red Hat
27 657 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
28 640 (8.70%) Jenkins
29 628 (8.54%) Continuous Integration

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
1 530 (7.21%) Apache
2 496 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 439 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 437 (5.94%) JBoss
5 401 (5.45%) WebSphere
6 207 (2.81%) IIS
7 179 (2.43%) OpenStack
8 162 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 117 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 116 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 115 (1.56%) MS Exchange
12 105 (1.43%) CloudStack
13 87 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
14 82 (1.11%) SharePoint
15 65 (0.88%) nginx
16 61 (0.83%) Confluence
17 45 (0.61%) CMS
18 44 (0.60%) Alfresco
18 44 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
18 44 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 392 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 157 (2.13%) MS Office
3 66 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.37%) MS Project
6 16 (0.22%) SPSS
7 12 (0.16%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.082%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.054%) GNU Octave
10 2 (0.027%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.027%) Maya
10 2 (0.027%) NUKE
11 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Flame
11 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Smoke
11 1 (0.014%) Avid Media Composer
11 1 (0.014%) Blender
11 1 (0.014%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 98 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 63 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
5 27 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (0.23%) assyst
7 17 (0.23%) Magento
8 15 (0.20%) Temenos T24
9 14 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 11 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
11 10 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
12 8 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
12 8 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 8 (0.11%) SAP CRM
13 7 (0.095%) BASE24
13 7 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
13 7 (0.095%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 7 (0.095%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (0.095%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 545 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 214 (2.91%) SaaS
4 142 (1.93%) IaaS
5 123 (1.67%) GitHub
6 110 (1.50%) PaaS
7 87 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 57 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 55 (0.75%) Office 365
10 49 (0.67%) CloudBees
11 32 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.29%) G Suite
14 20 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 14 (0.19%) Slack
17 11 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
17 11 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
18 10 (0.14%) OpenShift
18 10 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 627 (8.52%) Firewall
2 603 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 335 (4.55%) DNS
4 332 (4.51%) SAN
5 312 (4.24%) Internet
6 267 (3.63%) HTTP
7 247 (3.36%) WAN
8 244 (3.32%) LAN
9 237 (3.22%) SSL
10 216 (2.94%) Network Security
11 184 (2.50%) VPN
12 177 (2.41%) DHCP
13 122 (1.66%) LDAP
14 119 (1.62%) BGP
15 112 (1.52%) NAS
16 106 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
17 102 (1.39%) MPLS
18 97 (1.32%) FTP
19 96 (1.31%) Wireless
20 89 (1.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 785 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 672 (9.14%) MySQL
3 532 (7.23%) Oracle Database
4 513 (6.97%) Relational Database
5 306 (4.16%) RDBMS
6 293 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 271 (3.68%) NoSQL
8 214 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 198 (2.69%) Big Data
10 193 (2.62%) Hadoop
11 180 (2.45%) DB2
12 169 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
13 167 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
14 129 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
15 107 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 107 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
16 99 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
17 90 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 84 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
19 79 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 640 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 628 (8.54%) Git (software)
3 364 (4.95%) Subversion
4 322 (4.38%) Selenium
5 305 (4.15%) JIRA
6 268 (3.64%) Maven
7 244 (3.32%) JUnit
8 184 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 140 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 126 (1.71%) HP UFT
11 118 (1.60%) Vagrant
12 116 (1.58%) Ant
13 106 (1.44%) TeamCity
14 101 (1.37%) Eclipse
15 95 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
16 78 (1.06%) Gradle
17 75 (1.02%) Hudson
18 74 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
19 68 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
20 65 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2177 (29.59%) Finance
2 960 (13.05%) Banking
3 392 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 358 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 298 (4.05%) Front Office
6 269 (3.66%) Retail
7 157 (2.13%) Back Office
8 145 (1.97%) Financial Institution
9 128 (1.74%) Marketing
10 123 (1.67%) Games
11 103 (1.40%) Manufacturing
12 63 (0.86%) French Language
13 57 (0.77%) Electronics
14 56 (0.76%) German Language
15 53 (0.72%) Publishing
16 51 (0.69%) Legal
17 46 (0.63%) Advertising
18 41 (0.56%) Retail Banking
19 38 (0.52%) Law
20 30 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1792 (24.36%) Developer
2 892 (12.13%) Analyst
3 619 (8.41%) Java Developer
4 481 (6.54%) Consultant
5 479 (6.51%) Administrator
6 453 (6.16%) Applications Support
7 449 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
8 416 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 403 (5.48%) Support Analyst
10 370 (5.03%) C++ Developer
11 362 (4.92%) Software Engineer
12 314 (4.27%) Support Engineer
13 304 (4.13%) Unix Engineer
14 291 (3.96%) Senior Developer
15 284 (3.86%) Architect
16 283 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
17 268 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
18 252 (3.43%) Linux Administrator
19 212 (2.88%) DBA
20 208 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 739 (10.05%) HTML
2 676 (9.19%) XML
3 594 (8.08%) Web Services
4 502 (6.82%) .NET
5 464 (6.31%) CSS
6 453 (6.16%) Spring
7 425 (5.78%) J2EE
8 350 (4.76%) Middleware
9 297 (4.04%) SOAP
10 247 (3.36%) REST
11 225 (3.06%) Hibernate
12 219 (2.98%) JMS
13 218 (2.96%) HTML5
14 216 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
15 206 (2.80%) JSON
16 201 (2.73%) RESTful
17 195 (2.65%) Java EE
18 145 (1.97%) AngularJS
18 145 (1.97%) jQuery
19 142 (1.93%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 672 (9.14%) Computer Science
2 657 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 381 (5.18%) Data Centre
4 320 (4.35%) Equities
5 295 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 256 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 248 (3.37%) Derivative
8 236 (3.21%) Algorithms
9 208 (2.83%) Fixed Income
10 201 (2.73%) Clustering
11 189 (2.57%) Fintech
12 160 (2.18%) Mathematics
13 139 (1.89%) Hedge funds
14 135 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
15 118 (1.60%) Data Structures
16 106 (1.44%) Statistics
17 95 (1.29%) Client/Server
18 91 (1.24%) Replication
19 70 (0.95%) Mainframe
19 70 (0.95%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4851 (65.95%) Linux
2 2510 (34.12%) Windows
3 590 (8.02%) Solaris
4 559 (7.60%) Windows Server
5 500 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 286 (3.89%) AIX
7 200 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 154 (2.09%) CentOS
9 151 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 147 (2.00%) Android
11 132 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 124 (1.69%) Ubuntu
13 123 (1.67%) Apple iOS
14 105 (1.43%) Mac OS X
15 94 (1.28%) HPUX
16 82 (1.11%) SUSE
17 77 (1.05%) Debian
18 61 (0.83%) Windows 2000
19 50 (0.68%) CoreOS
20 47 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1658 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 856 (11.64%) DevOps
3 829 (11.27%) ITIL
4 760 (10.33%) Software Engineering
5 628 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
6 559 (7.60%) Configuration Management
7 523 (7.11%) Scrum
8 505 (6.87%) OO
9 446 (6.06%) Multithreading
10 424 (5.76%) Open Source
11 421 (5.72%) SDLC
12 404 (5.49%) TDD
13 375 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
14 351 (4.77%) High Availability
15 349 (4.74%) Information Security
16 348 (4.73%) Project Management
17 326 (4.43%) SOA
18 300 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
19 289 (3.93%) Low Latency
20 286 (3.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2612 (35.51%) SQL
2 2451 (33.32%) Java
3 1694 (23.03%) Python
4 1079 (14.67%) C++
5 1016 (13.81%) Shell Script
6 991 (13.47%) Perl
7 851 (11.57%) JavaScript
8 731 (9.94%) Bash Shell
9 608 (8.27%) C
10 569 (7.74%) C#
11 464 (6.31%) Ruby
12 454 (6.17%) PL/SQL
13 435 (5.91%) PHP
14 406 (5.52%) PowerShell
15 162 (2.20%) VB
16 156 (2.12%) Scala
17 115 (1.56%) Go
18 90 (1.22%) Groovy
19 81 (1.10%) T-SQL
20 76 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1147 (15.59%) Degree
2 454 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 262 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 240 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
5 166 (2.26%) DV Cleared
6 159 (2.16%) CCNA
7 137 (1.86%) CISSP
8 124 (1.69%) CCNP
9 109 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 102 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
11 67 (0.91%) CEH
12 63 (0.86%) CISM
13 62 (0.84%) CREST Certified
14 59 (0.80%) MCSE
15 56 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
16 52 (0.71%) ISTQB
17 51 (0.69%) ISEB
18 48 (0.65%) OCP
19 46 (0.63%) AWS Certification
20 42 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 457 (6.21%) QA
2 253 (3.44%) SLA
3 103 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 27 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 23 (0.31%) COBIT
8 21 (0.29%) HL7
9 17 (0.23%) SDET
10 16 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
11 13 (0.18%) MiFID
12 12 (0.16%) DICOM
13 9 (0.12%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.11%) ISO 8583
15 7 (0.095%) ISO 9000
15 7 (0.095%) PMBOK
15 7 (0.095%) SEPA
16 6 (0.082%) GPG13
16 6 (0.082%) ISO22301
17 5 (0.068%) EMIR
System Software
1 520 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 383 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 295 (4.01%) Docker
4 187 (2.54%) vSphere
5 131 (1.78%) Xen
6 130 (1.77%) XenServer
7 128 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
8 126 (1.71%) Hyper-V
9 84 (1.14%) Firmware
10 67 (0.91%) NFS
10 67 (0.91%) Samba
11 62 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
12 57 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
13 54 (0.73%) XenApp
14 53 (0.72%) VMware ESX
15 39 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 32 (0.44%) iptables
17 31 (0.42%) LXC
18 28 (0.38%) KVM
19 25 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 764 (10.39%) Puppet
2 549 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
3 385 (5.23%) Ansible
4 260 (3.53%) Nagios
5 188 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 126 (1.71%) Cobbler
7 122 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 112 (1.52%) SCCM
9 99 (1.35%) Data Guard
10 92 (1.25%) SCOM
11 82 (1.11%) Terraform
12 80 (1.09%) NetBackup
13 76 (1.03%) Control-M
14 75 (1.02%) Graphite
15 73 (0.99%) Kubernetes
16 69 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 56 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
18 54 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
19 42 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
20 40 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 2054 (27.92%) Oracle
2 833 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 758 (10.30%) VMware
4 661 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 474 (6.44%) Cisco
6 318 (4.32%) IBM
7 310 (4.21%) HP
8 292 (3.97%) Sybase
9 190 (2.58%) Citrix
10 176 (2.39%) Juniper
11 169 (2.30%) F5
12 168 (2.28%) NetApp
13 163 (2.22%) CheckPoint
14 158 (2.15%) SAP
15 155 (2.11%) Splunk
16 150 (2.04%) Sun
17 143 (1.94%) Palo Alto
18 131 (1.78%) Google
19 127 (1.73%) Informatica
20 117 (1.59%) EMC
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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