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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 64 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3765 5425 6259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.49% 5.40% 5.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.31% 20.39% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 4274 5001
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
20560 26610 29568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.52% 26.47% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17384 22732 24872
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 £24,772 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -13 1748 £60,000 -2.43% 229
South East -2 823 £50,000 +11.11% 85
East of England +9 291 £45,000 -2.17% 28
North West -33 202 £42,500 -1.16% 26
West Midlands -11 198 £43,500 +2.35% 11
Yorkshire -15 196 £42,500 - 25
South West -44 181 £47,500 +11.76% 35
East Midlands -42 96 £48,750 +8.33% 15
North East +24 45 £32,000 -3.03% 6
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 5053 (64.12%) Linux
2 2804 (35.58%) SQL
3 2711 (34.40%) Windows
4 2613 (33.16%) Java
5 2394 (30.38%) Finance
6 2272 (28.83%) Oracle
7 1811 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
8 1753 (22.25%) Python
9 1288 (16.35%) Degree
10 1187 (15.06%) C++
11 1092 (13.86%) Perl
12 1036 (13.15%) Banking
13 1031 (13.08%) Shell Script
14 952 (12.08%) JavaScript
15 914 (11.60%) ITIL
16 911 (11.56%) Microsoft
17 875 (11.10%) HTML
18 859 (10.90%) SQL Server
19 829 (10.52%) Software Engineering
20 824 (10.46%) DevOps
21 780 (9.90%) XML
22 779 (9.89%) Puppet
23 774 (9.82%) VMware
24 753 (9.56%) Bash Shell
25 737 (9.35%) Computer Science
26 725 (9.20%) Red Hat
27 723 (9.18%) C
28 721 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
29 702 (8.91%) MySQL
30 658 (8.35%) Solaris

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
1 623 (7.91%) Apache
2 529 (6.71%) WebLogic
3 469 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 466 (5.91%) JBoss
5 435 (5.52%) WebSphere
6 217 (2.75%) IIS
7 205 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 165 (2.09%) OpenStack
9 128 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 125 (1.59%) MS Exchange
11 111 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
12 92 (1.17%) CloudStack
13 90 (1.14%) Apache Spark
14 75 (0.95%) Confluence
15 73 (0.93%) SharePoint
16 72 (0.91%) nginx
17 58 (0.74%) NetWeaver
18 48 (0.61%) SAS
19 44 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
20 43 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 421 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 174 (2.21%) MS Office
3 67 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.30%) MS Project
6 18 (0.23%) FrameMaker
7 12 (0.15%) SPSS
8 10 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.089%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.051%) GNU Octave
11 3 (0.038%) Blender
12 2 (0.025%) Maya
13 1 (0.013%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.013%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.013%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 104 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
3 76 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
5 24 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 22 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 19 (0.24%) assyst
8 17 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (0.19%) Temenos T24
10 13 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 13 (0.16%) Magento
11 11 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
12 10 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
12 10 (0.13%) BASE24
12 10 (0.13%) RMDS
13 8 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
13 8 (0.10%) SAP CRM
14 7 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
14 7 (0.089%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 545 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (2.88%) SaaS
3 183 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 147 (1.87%) IaaS
5 139 (1.76%) GitHub
6 116 (1.47%) PaaS
7 74 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 54 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 48 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 44 (0.56%) Office 365
11 34 (0.43%) CloudBees
12 31 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 26 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
16 13 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
17 12 (0.15%) Route 53
18 11 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
18 11 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 657 (8.34%) TCP/IP
2 651 (8.26%) Firewall
3 354 (4.49%) DNS
4 339 (4.30%) Internet
5 336 (4.26%) SAN
6 288 (3.65%) HTTP
7 270 (3.43%) WAN
8 268 (3.40%) LAN
9 238 (3.02%) Network Security
10 227 (2.88%) SSL
11 173 (2.20%) DHCP
12 170 (2.16%) VPN
13 124 (1.57%) LDAP
14 121 (1.54%) Wireless
15 120 (1.52%) NAS
16 114 (1.45%) BGP
17 102 (1.29%) MPLS
18 90 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
19 82 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
20 80 (1.02%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 859 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 702 (8.91%) MySQL
3 548 (6.95%) Oracle Database
4 502 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 332 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 314 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 276 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 223 (2.83%) DB2
9 207 (2.63%) Big Data
10 205 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 195 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
12 191 (2.42%) Hadoop
13 183 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
14 129 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
15 125 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
16 116 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
17 112 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
18 111 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
19 95 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
20 88 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 658 (8.35%) Jenkins
2 656 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 380 (4.82%) Subversion
4 335 (4.25%) JIRA
5 300 (3.81%) Selenium
6 255 (3.24%) Maven
7 240 (3.05%) JUnit
8 177 (2.25%) Cucumber
9 124 (1.57%) Eclipse
10 122 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 115 (1.46%) Ant
12 109 (1.38%) HP UFT
13 97 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
14 95 (1.21%) Vagrant
15 90 (1.14%) TeamCity
16 71 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
17 70 (0.89%) Gradle
18 67 (0.85%) Hudson
19 61 (0.77%) LoadRunner
20 58 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2394 (30.38%) Finance
2 1036 (13.15%) Banking
3 412 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 350 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 314 (3.98%) Front Office
6 288 (3.65%) Retail
7 174 (2.21%) Back Office
8 160 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 144 (1.83%) Marketing
10 124 (1.57%) Games
11 98 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 75 (0.95%) Publishing
13 68 (0.86%) German Language
14 64 (0.81%) French Language
15 60 (0.76%) Advertising
16 59 (0.75%) Legal
17 58 (0.74%) Electronics
18 49 (0.62%) Retail Banking
19 43 (0.55%) Billing
20 26 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2013 (25.55%) Developer
2 951 (12.07%) Analyst
3 654 (8.30%) Java Developer
4 522 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
5 512 (6.50%) Consultant
6 477 (6.05%) Administrator
7 470 (5.96%) Applications Support
8 415 (5.27%) C++ Developer
9 402 (5.10%) Support Analyst
10 393 (4.99%) Support Engineer
11 390 (4.95%) Software Engineer
12 387 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
13 344 (4.37%) Unix Engineer
14 334 (4.24%) Senior Developer
15 322 (4.09%) Architect
16 309 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
17 306 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
18 252 (3.20%) Linux Administrator
19 216 (2.74%) Software Developer
20 206 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 875 (11.10%) HTML
2 780 (9.90%) XML
3 648 (8.22%) Web Services
4 585 (7.42%) .NET
5 545 (6.92%) CSS
6 478 (6.07%) J2EE
7 427 (5.42%) Spring
8 396 (5.03%) Middleware
9 322 (4.09%) SOAP
10 286 (3.63%) REST
11 255 (3.24%) JSON
12 247 (3.13%) HTML5
13 241 (3.06%) JMS
14 232 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
15 230 (2.92%) Hibernate
16 217 (2.75%) jQuery
17 216 (2.74%) Java EE
18 184 (2.34%) RESTful
19 166 (2.11%) AngularJS
20 165 (2.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 737 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 721 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 395 (5.01%) Data Centre
4 300 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 296 (3.76%) Equities
6 270 (3.43%) Derivative
7 253 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 233 (2.96%) Clustering
9 223 (2.83%) Fixed Income
10 209 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 192 (2.44%) Mathematics
12 179 (2.27%) Fintech
13 172 (2.18%) Hedge funds
14 157 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
15 114 (1.45%) Replication
16 112 (1.42%) Data Structures
17 106 (1.35%) Client/Server
18 104 (1.32%) Statistics
19 91 (1.15%) Mainframe
20 90 (1.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5053 (64.12%) Linux
2 2711 (34.40%) Windows
3 658 (8.35%) Solaris
4 594 (7.54%) Windows Server
5 535 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 332 (4.21%) AIX
7 240 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 172 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 171 (2.17%) CentOS
10 155 (1.97%) Android
11 131 (1.66%) Apple iOS
12 123 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 113 (1.43%) Ubuntu
14 95 (1.21%) SUSE
15 94 (1.19%) HPUX
16 85 (1.08%) Mac OS X
17 62 (0.79%) Debian
18 56 (0.71%) Windows 2000
19 51 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
19 51 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1811 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 914 (11.60%) ITIL
3 829 (10.52%) Software Engineering
4 824 (10.46%) DevOps
5 633 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
6 556 (7.06%) Scrum
7 541 (6.87%) Configuration Management
8 533 (6.76%) OO
9 488 (6.19%) Open Source
10 477 (6.05%) Multithreading
11 468 (5.94%) SDLC
12 452 (5.74%) TDD
13 410 (5.20%) Project Management
14 404 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
15 378 (4.80%) High Availability
16 358 (4.54%) Information Security
17 353 (4.48%) SOA
18 301 (3.82%) Low Latency
19 297 (3.77%) Change Management
20 292 (3.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2804 (35.58%) SQL
2 2613 (33.16%) Java
3 1753 (22.25%) Python
4 1187 (15.06%) C++
5 1092 (13.86%) Perl
6 1031 (13.08%) Shell Script
7 952 (12.08%) JavaScript
8 753 (9.56%) Bash Shell
9 723 (9.18%) C
10 648 (8.22%) C#
11 515 (6.54%) PL/SQL
12 498 (6.32%) Ruby
13 493 (6.26%) PHP
14 379 (4.81%) PowerShell
15 178 (2.26%) VB
16 167 (2.12%) Scala
17 112 (1.42%) Go
18 110 (1.40%) Groovy
19 98 (1.24%) T-SQL
20 88 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1288 (16.35%) Degree
2 495 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 298 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 237 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 176 (2.23%) DV Cleared
6 172 (2.18%) CISSP
7 148 (1.88%) CCNA
8 118 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 116 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 114 (1.45%) CCNP
11 103 (1.31%) CISM
12 73 (0.93%) CEH
13 72 (0.91%) ISEB
14 66 (0.84%) CREST Certified
15 63 (0.80%) MCSE
16 60 (0.76%) ISTQB
17 50 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
18 49 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
18 49 (0.62%) Security+ Certification
19 42 (0.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 541 (6.87%) QA
2 297 (3.77%) SLA
3 115 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 56 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 34 (0.43%) COBIT
7 26 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.33%) HL7
8 15 (0.19%) DICOM
9 14 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 10 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
10 10 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 10 (0.13%) ISO22301
11 9 (0.11%) ISO19770
11 9 (0.11%) MiFID
11 9 (0.11%) PMBOK
11 9 (0.11%) SDET
12 8 (0.10%) SEPA
13 7 (0.089%) ISO 9001
14 6 (0.076%) Solvency II
System Software
1 541 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 368 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 238 (3.02%) Docker
4 191 (2.42%) vSphere
5 144 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
6 126 (1.60%) Xen
7 110 (1.40%) XenServer
8 107 (1.36%) Hyper-V
9 93 (1.18%) Firmware
10 68 (0.86%) NFS
10 68 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 62 (0.79%) VMware ESX
12 59 (0.75%) Samba
13 49 (0.62%) XenApp
14 41 (0.52%) KVM
14 41 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
15 31 (0.39%) iptables
15 31 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
16 28 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 26 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 779 (9.89%) Puppet
2 518 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
3 353 (4.48%) Ansible
4 245 (3.11%) Nagios
5 202 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 129 (1.64%) SCCM
7 123 (1.56%) Cobbler
8 122 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
9 102 (1.29%) Data Guard
10 99 (1.26%) SCOM
11 96 (1.22%) Control-M
12 86 (1.09%) NetBackup
13 80 (1.02%) Terraform
14 63 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 57 (0.72%) Graphite
15 57 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
16 56 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
17 52 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
18 51 (0.65%) Salt
19 49 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2272 (28.83%) Oracle
2 911 (11.56%) Microsoft
3 774 (9.82%) VMware
4 725 (9.20%) Red Hat
5 471 (5.98%) Cisco
6 336 (4.26%) IBM
7 329 (4.18%) HP
8 325 (4.12%) Sybase
9 196 (2.49%) Citrix
10 172 (2.18%) F5
11 169 (2.14%) Sun
12 166 (2.11%) SAP
13 164 (2.08%) Informatica
13 164 (2.08%) Juniper
14 151 (1.92%) Splunk
15 149 (1.89%) NetApp
16 143 (1.81%) CheckPoint
17 137 (1.74%) Palo Alto
18 126 (1.60%) Google
19 110 (1.40%) EMC
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