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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
UK / England
Rank 67 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3260 4811 5504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.14% 5.05% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.38% 19.32% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2505 3884 4429
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,672 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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
18755 24897 27517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.84% 26.11% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15892 21143 23303
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -13 1527 £60,000 -4.00% 208
South East -6 690 £50,000 +5.26% 83
East of England -12 245 £45,000 - 37
Yorkshire -27 187 £43,000 +7.50% 18
South West -36 182 £41,625 -2.05% 32
North West -15 176 £42,500 -5.55% 32
West Midlands -2 161 £40,500 -6.89% 20
East Midlands -30 82 £37,500 -6.25% 17
North East -10 13 £30,250 -8.33% 10
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 4701 (66.25%) Linux
2 2539 (35.78%) SQL
3 2374 (33.46%) Windows
4 2362 (33.29%) Java
5 2077 (29.27%) Finance
6 1969 (27.75%) Oracle
7 1650 (23.25%) Python
8 1607 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
9 1078 (15.19%) Degree
10 1007 (14.19%) C++
11 993 (13.99%) Shell Script
12 956 (13.47%) Perl
13 935 (13.18%) Banking
14 887 (12.50%) DevOps
15 823 (11.60%) JavaScript
16 804 (11.33%) Puppet
17 779 (10.98%) ITIL
18 777 (10.95%) Microsoft
19 760 (10.71%) VMware
20 759 (10.70%) SQL Server
21 757 (10.67%) Software Engineering
22 742 (10.46%) Bash Shell
23 704 (9.92%) HTML
24 680 (9.58%) MySQL
25 663 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
26 650 (9.16%) Red Hat
27 635 (8.95%) Git (software)
27 635 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
28 634 (8.93%) XML
29 631 (8.89%) Jenkins

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
1 504 (7.10%) Apache
2 472 (6.65%) WebLogic
3 426 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 416 (5.86%) JBoss
5 389 (5.48%) WebSphere
6 209 (2.95%) IIS
7 196 (2.76%) OpenStack
8 143 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 134 (1.89%) MS Exchange
10 120 (1.69%) Apache Spark
11 114 (1.61%) CloudStack
12 106 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 89 (1.25%) SharePoint
14 79 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
15 66 (0.93%) nginx
16 58 (0.82%) CMS
17 55 (0.78%) Confluence
18 51 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
19 49 (0.69%) Jetty
20 48 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 353 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 140 (1.97%) MS Office
3 63 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.35%) MS Project
6 10 (0.14%) SPSS
7 8 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 7 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.085%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.056%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.042%) SPSS Modeler
12 2 (0.028%) EngageOne
12 2 (0.028%) Maya
12 2 (0.028%) NUKE
13 1 (0.014%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Flame
13 1 (0.014%) Autodesk Smoke
13 1 (0.014%) Avid Media Composer
13 1 (0.014%) Blender
13 1 (0.014%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 94 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 33 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
6 22 (0.31%) Magento
7 21 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
8 15 (0.21%) assyst
8 15 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.21%) Temenos T24
9 10 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 10 (0.14%) Teamcenter
10 8 (0.11%) ION MarketView
10 8 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
10 8 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.099%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.099%) Sage X3
12 6 (0.085%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 579 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (2.68%) SaaS
4 117 (1.65%) GitHub
5 108 (1.52%) IaaS
6 98 (1.38%) PaaS
7 97 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 68 (0.96%) Office 365
9 58 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 58 (0.82%) CloudBees
10 28 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 23 (0.32%) G Suite
12 23 (0.32%) Slack
13 20 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.18%) OpenShift
14 13 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
16 8 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 627 (8.84%) Firewall
2 590 (8.31%) TCP/IP
3 346 (4.88%) SAN
4 324 (4.57%) DNS
5 307 (4.33%) Internet
6 260 (3.66%) HTTP
7 237 (3.34%) SSL
8 234 (3.30%) LAN
9 233 (3.28%) WAN
10 206 (2.90%) Network Security
11 196 (2.76%) VPN
12 164 (2.31%) DHCP
13 155 (2.18%) LDAP
14 131 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
15 129 (1.82%) BGP
16 122 (1.72%) NAS
17 108 (1.52%) OSPF
18 106 (1.49%) MPLS
19 101 (1.42%) FTP
20 94 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 759 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 680 (9.58%) MySQL
3 506 (7.13%) Oracle Database
4 499 (7.03%) Relational Database
5 284 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 284 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 265 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 205 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 200 (2.82%) Big Data
9 193 (2.72%) Hadoop
10 170 (2.40%) DB2
11 153 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
12 140 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
13 132 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
14 106 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
15 103 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
16 80 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
17 79 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
18 75 (1.06%) KDB
19 70 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 635 (8.95%) Git (software)
2 631 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 346 (4.88%) Subversion
4 337 (4.75%) Selenium
5 289 (4.07%) JIRA
6 276 (3.89%) Maven
7 251 (3.54%) JUnit
8 191 (2.69%) Cucumber
9 150 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 132 (1.86%) Ant
10 132 (1.86%) HP UFT
11 130 (1.83%) Vagrant
12 110 (1.55%) TeamCity
13 98 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
14 87 (1.23%) Gradle
15 86 (1.21%) Eclipse
16 85 (1.20%) Hudson
16 85 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
17 76 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
18 72 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2077 (29.27%) Finance
2 935 (13.18%) Banking
3 360 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 356 (5.02%) Investment Banking
5 307 (4.33%) Front Office
6 262 (3.69%) Retail
7 138 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 137 (1.93%) Back Office
9 123 (1.73%) Games
10 122 (1.72%) Marketing
11 108 (1.52%) Manufacturing
12 68 (0.96%) French Language
12 68 (0.96%) Legal
13 65 (0.92%) Electronics
14 49 (0.69%) Advertising
15 48 (0.68%) German Language
16 47 (0.66%) Publishing
17 38 (0.54%) Law
18 33 (0.47%) Retail Banking
19 29 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1628 (22.94%) Developer
2 866 (12.20%) Analyst
3 581 (8.19%) Java Developer
4 472 (6.65%) Administrator
5 463 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 453 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 436 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
8 413 (5.82%) Consultant
9 392 (5.52%) Support Analyst
10 351 (4.95%) Software Engineer
11 350 (4.93%) C++ Developer
12 321 (4.52%) Unix Engineer
13 303 (4.27%) Support Engineer
14 280 (3.95%) Architect
15 272 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
16 268 (3.78%) Senior Developer
17 244 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
18 228 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
19 215 (3.03%) DBA
20 211 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 704 (9.92%) HTML
2 634 (8.93%) XML
3 573 (8.07%) Web Services
4 475 (6.69%) Spring
5 467 (6.58%) .NET
6 452 (6.37%) CSS
7 398 (5.61%) J2EE
8 332 (4.68%) Middleware
9 303 (4.27%) SOAP
10 259 (3.65%) REST
11 217 (3.06%) RESTful
12 212 (2.99%) Hibernate
13 209 (2.95%) FIX Protocol
14 206 (2.90%) HTML5
15 202 (2.85%) JMS
16 194 (2.73%) JSON
17 178 (2.51%) Java EE
18 154 (2.17%) AngularJS
19 147 (2.07%) JSP
20 129 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 635 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
2 618 (8.71%) Computer Science
3 395 (5.57%) Data Centre
4 299 (4.21%) Equities
5 290 (4.09%) Management Information System
6 247 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 230 (3.24%) Algorithms
8 227 (3.20%) Derivative
9 208 (2.93%) Fixed Income
10 192 (2.71%) Fintech
11 180 (2.54%) Clustering
12 144 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
13 131 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
14 126 (1.78%) Data Structures
15 115 (1.62%) Hedge funds
16 92 (1.30%) Client/Server
17 86 (1.21%) Replication
18 72 (1.01%) Mainframe
19 71 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
20 57 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4701 (66.25%) Linux
2 2374 (33.46%) Windows
3 624 (8.79%) Solaris
4 534 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 492 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 289 (4.07%) AIX
7 187 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 156 (2.20%) CentOS
9 147 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 142 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 140 (1.97%) Android
12 136 (1.92%) Ubuntu
13 108 (1.52%) Apple iOS
14 107 (1.51%) HPUX
15 100 (1.41%) Mac OS X
16 84 (1.18%) SUSE
17 77 (1.09%) Debian
18 65 (0.92%) CoreOS
19 60 (0.85%) Windows 2000
20 55 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1607 (22.65%) Agile Software Development
2 887 (12.50%) DevOps
3 779 (10.98%) ITIL
4 757 (10.67%) Software Engineering
5 663 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
6 576 (8.12%) Configuration Management
7 538 (7.58%) Scrum
8 511 (7.20%) OO
9 430 (6.06%) Open Source
10 412 (5.81%) Multithreading
11 410 (5.78%) SDLC
12 390 (5.50%) TDD
13 370 (5.21%) Information Security
14 355 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
15 337 (4.75%) High Availability
16 329 (4.64%) Project Management
17 326 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
18 304 (4.28%) SOA
19 297 (4.19%) Mentoring
20 273 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2539 (35.78%) SQL
2 2362 (33.29%) Java
3 1650 (23.25%) Python
4 1007 (14.19%) C++
5 993 (13.99%) Shell Script
6 956 (13.47%) Perl
7 823 (11.60%) JavaScript
8 742 (10.46%) Bash Shell
9 537 (7.57%) C#
10 530 (7.47%) C
11 486 (6.85%) Ruby
12 423 (5.96%) PHP
13 412 (5.81%) PL/SQL
14 390 (5.50%) PowerShell
15 158 (2.23%) Scala
16 157 (2.21%) VB
17 107 (1.51%) Go
18 102 (1.44%) Groovy
19 81 (1.14%) T-SQL
20 57 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1078 (15.19%) Degree
2 427 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 244 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 230 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
5 152 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 148 (2.09%) CCNA
7 143 (2.02%) CISSP
8 124 (1.75%) CCNP
9 95 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 92 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 79 (1.11%) CISM
12 74 (1.04%) SANS
13 70 (0.99%) CEH
14 64 (0.90%) GCIA
15 63 (0.89%) GCIH
16 61 (0.86%) GIAC
17 60 (0.85%) ISTQB
18 57 (0.80%) MCSE
19 55 (0.78%) ISEB
20 54 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 428 (6.03%) QA
2 241 (3.40%) SLA
3 93 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 37 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 18 (0.25%) COBIT
7 18 (0.25%) SDET
8 17 (0.24%) MiFID
9 13 (0.18%) HL7
10 11 (0.16%) ISO 9000
11 9 (0.13%) DICOM
11 9 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 9 (0.13%) ISO 9001
11 9 (0.13%) ISO27002
12 7 (0.099%) PMBOK
13 6 (0.085%) GPG13
14 5 (0.070%) EMIR
14 5 (0.070%) SEPA
15 4 (0.056%) ISO22301
System Software
1 518 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 387 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 332 (4.68%) Docker
4 197 (2.78%) vSphere
5 141 (1.99%) XenServer
6 138 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 134 (1.89%) Xen
8 108 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
9 76 (1.07%) NFS
10 75 (1.06%) Firmware
11 70 (0.99%) Samba
12 62 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
13 56 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
13 56 (0.79%) VMware ESX
13 56 (0.79%) XenApp
14 44 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 33 (0.47%) iptables
16 31 (0.44%) HDFS
17 29 (0.41%) LXC
18 26 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 804 (11.33%) Puppet
2 555 (7.82%) Opscode Chef
3 424 (5.98%) Ansible
4 296 (4.17%) Nagios
5 193 (2.72%) Tivoli
6 127 (1.79%) Cobbler
7 123 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
8 98 (1.38%) Data Guard
9 96 (1.35%) SCCM
10 91 (1.28%) Kubernetes
11 87 (1.23%) SCOM
12 84 (1.18%) Graphite
13 81 (1.14%) NetBackup
14 71 (1.00%) Terraform
15 69 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 65 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
17 56 (0.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 55 (0.78%) Control-M
19 48 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
20 46 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 1969 (27.75%) Oracle
2 777 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 760 (10.71%) VMware
4 650 (9.16%) Red Hat
5 457 (6.44%) Cisco
6 315 (4.44%) IBM
7 305 (4.30%) HP
8 232 (3.27%) Sybase
9 193 (2.72%) Citrix
10 185 (2.61%) NetApp
11 175 (2.47%) Sun
12 173 (2.44%) CheckPoint
13 170 (2.40%) Juniper
14 167 (2.35%) Splunk
15 160 (2.25%) SAP
16 155 (2.18%) F5
17 144 (2.03%) Palo Alto
18 143 (2.02%) Google
19 125 (1.76%) EMC
20 105 (1.48%) Informatica
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, h/care, life, PMI
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50000 per annum + shift allowance + bonus+benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TIG limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 23 minutes ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + good package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago