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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 62 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4141 5607 6379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.51% 5.47% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.00% 20.65% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3324 4552 5156
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,548 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.86%
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
23005 27147 29639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.06% 26.47% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19890 23044 25010
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -21 2025 £62,500 +4.16% 233
South East -15 886 £50,000 +11.11% 103
East of England +1 258 £50,000 +16.27% 33
Yorkshire -5 217 £40,000 - 26
North West +1 200 £40,000 -5.88% 32
South West -30 194 £42,500 +6.25% 28
West Midlands -31 183 £38,250 -15.00% 29
East Midlands -4 146 £40,000 - 17
North East +22 53 £35,000 +27.27% 9
Midlands +5 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5236 (58.65%) Linux
2 3336 (37.37%) SQL
3 3098 (34.70%) Windows
4 2878 (32.24%) Java
5 2686 (30.09%) Oracle
6 2685 (30.08%) Finance
7 2025 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
8 1753 (19.64%) Python
9 1577 (17.67%) Degree
10 1439 (16.12%) C++
11 1213 (13.59%) Microsoft
12 1181 (13.23%) ITIL
13 1175 (13.16%) Perl
14 1134 (12.70%) JavaScript
15 1111 (12.45%) Shell Script
16 1080 (12.10%) SQL Server
17 1052 (11.78%) HTML
17 1052 (11.78%) Software Engineering
18 994 (11.13%) VMware
19 939 (10.52%) Firewall
20 924 (10.35%) Banking
21 898 (10.06%) MySQL
22 864 (9.68%) Computer Science
23 853 (9.56%) Puppet
24 852 (9.54%) XML
25 826 (9.25%) C
26 813 (9.11%) DevOps
27 812 (9.10%) Red Hat
28 766 (8.58%) Web Services
29 762 (8.54%) Analytical Skills

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
1 751 (8.41%) Apache
2 567 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 550 (6.16%) WebLogic
4 455 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 446 (5.00%) JBoss
6 285 (3.19%) IIS
7 179 (2.01%) MS Exchange
8 178 (1.99%) OpenStack
9 150 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 139 (1.56%) SharePoint
11 119 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
12 107 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 96 (1.08%) Apache Spark
14 93 (1.04%) nginx
15 92 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
16 83 (0.93%) Confluence
17 81 (0.91%) CloudStack
18 68 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
19 66 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
19 66 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 536 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 258 (2.89%) MS Office
3 83 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 76 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 31 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 20 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.19%) MS Project
9 16 (0.18%) Gliffy
9 16 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.090%) FrameMaker
10 8 (0.090%) SPSS
11 5 (0.056%) HipChat
12 2 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.022%) Blender
13 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.011%) Stata
Business Applications
1 113 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
2 103 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 70 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 49 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 41 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
6 39 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 32 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
8 29 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
9 24 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
10 20 (0.22%) assyst
11 18 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
12 17 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
12 17 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
13 16 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
14 15 (0.17%) Salerio
14 15 (0.17%) Temenos T24
15 14 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
16 12 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 11 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
17 11 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 611 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 231 (2.59%) SaaS
3 205 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 169 (1.89%) GitHub
5 121 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 115 (1.29%) PaaS
7 91 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 86 (0.96%) IaaS
9 61 (0.68%) Office 365
10 37 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 37 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 32 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 32 (0.36%) OpenShift
12 28 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 22 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 12 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
15 10 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (0.090%) Google Compute Engine
16 8 (0.090%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 939 (10.52%) Firewall
2 735 (8.23%) TCP/IP
3 528 (5.91%) DNS
4 487 (5.46%) SAN
5 418 (4.68%) HTTP
6 411 (4.60%) Internet
7 277 (3.10%) WAN
8 275 (3.08%) LAN
9 263 (2.95%) Network Security
10 255 (2.86%) VPN
11 232 (2.60%) LDAP
12 217 (2.43%) NAS
13 190 (2.13%) SSL
14 164 (1.84%) Wireless
15 157 (1.76%) DHCP
16 119 (1.33%) MPLS
17 109 (1.22%) FTP
18 105 (1.18%) SSH
19 101 (1.13%) VoIP
20 98 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1080 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 898 (10.06%) MySQL
3 592 (6.63%) Relational Database
4 577 (6.46%) Oracle Database
5 341 (3.82%) RDBMS
6 288 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 274 (3.07%) MongoDB
8 263 (2.95%) Big Data
9 251 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
10 249 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
11 224 (2.51%) DB2
12 217 (2.43%) Hadoop
13 206 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 142 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
15 139 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
16 136 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
17 125 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
18 124 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 114 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
20 112 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 708 (7.93%) Git (software)
2 660 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 442 (4.95%) JIRA
4 353 (3.95%) Subversion
5 328 (3.67%) Selenium
6 276 (3.09%) Maven
7 210 (2.35%) JUnit
8 205 (2.30%) Cucumber
9 168 (1.88%) Ant
10 136 (1.52%) Eclipse
11 98 (1.10%) LoadRunner
12 90 (1.01%) TeamCity
13 86 (0.96%) HP UFT
13 86 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
14 74 (0.83%) Vagrant
15 70 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 69 (0.77%) Hudson
17 68 (0.76%) RSpec
18 59 (0.66%) Jasmine
19 57 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 2685 (30.08%) Finance
2 924 (10.35%) Banking
3 470 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 390 (4.37%) Front Office
5 314 (3.52%) Retail
6 299 (3.35%) Investment Banking
7 206 (2.31%) Marketing
8 167 (1.87%) Games
9 160 (1.79%) Back Office
10 159 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 132 (1.48%) Advertising
12 106 (1.19%) Manufacturing
13 98 (1.10%) Publishing
14 93 (1.04%) Billing
14 93 (1.04%) Electronics
15 84 (0.94%) German Language
16 78 (0.87%) Legal
17 63 (0.71%) French Language
18 58 (0.65%) Automotive
19 44 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 2169 (24.30%) Developer
2 1402 (15.71%) Analyst
3 602 (6.74%) Java Developer
4 594 (6.65%) Support Analyst
5 589 (6.60%) Administrator
6 587 (6.58%) Applications Support
7 520 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
8 483 (5.41%) C++ Developer
9 469 (5.25%) Support Engineer
10 424 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 407 (4.56%) Software Engineer
12 397 (4.45%) Senior Developer
13 372 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
14 368 (4.12%) Architect
15 367 (4.11%) Unix Engineer
16 362 (4.06%) Consultant
17 334 (3.74%) Applications Support Analyst
18 283 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
19 280 (3.14%) Systems Engineer
20 260 (2.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1052 (11.78%) HTML
2 852 (9.54%) XML
3 766 (8.58%) Web Services
4 733 (8.21%) .NET
5 660 (7.39%) CSS
6 547 (6.13%) J2EE
7 394 (4.41%) Spring
8 386 (4.32%) Middleware
9 351 (3.93%) SOAP
10 347 (3.89%) REST
11 316 (3.54%) HTML5
12 306 (3.43%) jQuery
13 292 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
14 288 (3.23%) AngularJS
15 271 (3.04%) JSON
16 260 (2.91%) LAMP
17 223 (2.50%) Hibernate
18 200 (2.24%) JMS
19 197 (2.21%) JSP
20 187 (2.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 864 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 762 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 477 (5.34%) Data Centre
4 321 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 321 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 306 (3.43%) Derivative
6 259 (2.90%) Hedge funds
7 252 (2.82%) Equities
8 245 (2.74%) Fixed Income
9 236 (2.64%) Clustering
10 223 (2.50%) Mathematics
11 215 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
12 195 (2.18%) Algorithms
13 156 (1.75%) Fintech
14 152 (1.70%) Replication
15 151 (1.69%) Mainframe
16 140 (1.57%) Client/Server
17 131 (1.47%) Data Structures
18 125 (1.40%) User Experience
19 120 (1.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5236 (58.65%) Linux
2 3098 (34.70%) Windows
3 715 (8.01%) Solaris
4 706 (7.91%) Windows Server
5 567 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 452 (5.06%) AIX
7 339 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 224 (2.51%) CentOS
9 223 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 222 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 197 (2.21%) Android
12 170 (1.90%) Apple iOS
13 155 (1.74%) SUSE
14 130 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
15 122 (1.37%) Ubuntu
16 114 (1.28%) HPUX
17 105 (1.18%) Debian
18 90 (1.01%) Windows 7
19 76 (0.85%) Mac OS X
20 61 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2025 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1181 (13.23%) ITIL
3 1052 (11.78%) Software Engineering
4 813 (9.11%) DevOps
5 667 (7.47%) Scrum
6 645 (7.23%) OO
7 603 (6.75%) TDD
8 587 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
9 566 (6.34%) Configuration Management
10 563 (6.31%) Open Source
11 479 (5.37%) SDLC
12 473 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
13 451 (5.05%) High Availability
14 449 (5.03%) Project Management
15 444 (4.97%) SOA
16 423 (4.74%) Multithreading
17 352 (3.94%) BDD
18 345 (3.86%) Analytics
18 345 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
19 342 (3.83%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3336 (37.37%) SQL
2 2878 (32.24%) Java
3 1753 (19.64%) Python
4 1439 (16.12%) C++
5 1175 (13.16%) Perl
6 1134 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 1111 (12.45%) Shell Script
8 826 (9.25%) C
9 732 (8.20%) Bash Shell
10 698 (7.82%) C#
11 659 (7.38%) Ruby
12 577 (6.46%) PL/SQL
13 570 (6.39%) PHP
14 369 (4.13%) PowerShell
15 247 (2.77%) VB
16 177 (1.98%) Scala
17 126 (1.41%) Groovy
18 121 (1.36%) Korn
18 121 (1.36%) T-SQL
19 95 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1577 (17.67%) Degree
2 491 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 303 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 274 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
5 226 (2.53%) CISSP
6 190 (2.13%) CCNA
7 163 (1.83%) CCNP
8 136 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 134 (1.50%) CISM
10 130 (1.46%) DV Cleared
10 130 (1.46%) ISEB
11 112 (1.25%) ISTQB
12 104 (1.17%) CEH
13 103 (1.15%) MCSE
14 83 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
15 69 (0.77%) CCIE
16 57 (0.64%) CREST Certified
17 56 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 53 (0.59%) CISA
18 53 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 640 (7.17%) QA
2 415 (4.65%) SLA
3 126 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 58 (0.65%) COBIT
6 36 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 26 (0.29%) HL7
9 12 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 10 (0.11%) DICOM
10 10 (0.11%) SAS 70
11 8 (0.090%) ISAE 3402
11 8 (0.090%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 8 (0.090%) ISO22301
11 8 (0.090%) MiFID
11 8 (0.090%) SDET
12 6 (0.067%) SEPA
12 6 (0.067%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.056%) ISO19770
System Software
1 700 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 479 (5.37%) Active Directory
3 234 (2.62%) vSphere
4 221 (2.48%) Docker
5 213 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
6 154 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
7 144 (1.61%) Xen
8 120 (1.34%) Hyper-V
8 120 (1.34%) XenServer
9 90 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
10 75 (0.84%) NFS
10 75 (0.84%) VMware ESX
11 72 (0.81%) Firmware
12 68 (0.76%) XenApp
13 66 (0.74%) KVM
14 55 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 50 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
16 45 (0.50%) Snort
16 45 (0.50%) vCloud
17 43 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 853 (9.56%) Puppet
2 504 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 284 (3.18%) Ansible
4 264 (2.96%) Nagios
5 232 (2.60%) Tivoli
6 144 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 134 (1.50%) Cobbler
8 127 (1.42%) Control-M
9 125 (1.40%) SCOM
10 117 (1.31%) SCCM
11 115 (1.29%) Data Guard
12 100 (1.12%) Salt
13 99 (1.11%) NetBackup
14 97 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
15 88 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 85 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 63 (0.71%) Nessus
18 56 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
19 54 (0.60%) Terraform
20 52 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2686 (30.09%) Oracle
2 1213 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 994 (11.13%) VMware
4 812 (9.10%) Red Hat
5 568 (6.36%) Cisco
6 476 (5.33%) IBM
7 397 (4.45%) HP
8 338 (3.79%) Citrix
9 285 (3.19%) Sybase
10 237 (2.65%) Sun
11 199 (2.23%) NetApp
12 179 (2.01%) SAP
13 170 (1.90%) F5
14 166 (1.86%) Juniper
15 162 (1.81%) Splunk
16 159 (1.78%) EMC
17 142 (1.59%) CheckPoint
18 136 (1.52%) Informatica
19 126 (1.41%) Google
20 115 (1.29%) Veritas
East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Computer People
Salary: £49445.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Discretionary bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday