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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 63 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4001 5705 6451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.47% 5.60% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.12% 21.27% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3114 4576 5197
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
22082 26825 28883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.64% 26.32% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18865 22979 24097
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -20 1873 £60,000 - 217
South East -9 901 £50,000 +11.11% 97
North West -14 228 £40,000 -5.88% 37
East of England -16 222 £47,500 +5.55% 37
West Midlands +10 217 £44,738 +1.67% 27
Yorkshire -19 215 £40,000 -1.23% 24
South West -39 190 £45,000 +5.88% 34
East Midlands -28 103 £40,000 - 7
North East +20 43 £31,500 +5.00% 12
Midlands +1 1 £46,000 +22.66%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5091 (61.43%) Linux
2 3055 (36.86%) SQL
3 2898 (34.97%) Windows
4 2654 (32.02%) Java
5 2496 (30.12%) Finance
6 2440 (29.44%) Oracle
7 1909 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
8 1786 (21.55%) Python
9 1366 (16.48%) Degree
10 1283 (15.48%) C++
11 1125 (13.57%) Perl
12 1069 (12.90%) Shell Script
13 1041 (12.56%) Microsoft
14 1038 (12.52%) ITIL
15 973 (11.74%) Banking
16 971 (11.72%) JavaScript
17 949 (11.45%) SQL Server
18 922 (11.12%) HTML
19 896 (10.81%) Software Engineering
20 844 (10.18%) VMware
21 836 (10.09%) C
22 814 (9.82%) XML
23 811 (9.79%) DevOps
24 805 (9.71%) MySQL
25 792 (9.56%) Puppet
26 790 (9.53%) Firewall
27 785 (9.47%) Computer Science
28 745 (8.99%) Apache
28 745 (8.99%) Red Hat
29 722 (8.71%) Bash Shell

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
1 745 (8.99%) Apache
2 558 (6.73%) WebLogic
3 512 (6.18%) Tomcat
4 451 (5.44%) WebSphere
5 449 (5.42%) JBoss
6 273 (3.29%) IIS
7 158 (1.91%) MS Exchange
8 143 (1.73%) OpenStack
9 140 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 119 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
11 98 (1.18%) nginx
11 98 (1.18%) SharePoint
12 96 (1.16%) Apache Spark
13 85 (1.03%) CloudStack
14 80 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
15 74 (0.89%) Confluence
16 66 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
17 53 (0.64%) NetWeaver
17 53 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 50 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 483 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 223 (2.69%) MS Office
3 65 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 65 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.28%) MS Project
5 17 (0.21%) FrameMaker
6 12 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.12%) SPSS
9 5 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.036%) Gliffy
10 3 (0.036%) HipChat
10 3 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.024%) Blender
11 2 (0.024%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.012%) Maya
12 1 (0.012%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 113 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
2 102 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 67 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 45 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
5 33 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 32 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 25 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 21 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 20 (0.24%) assyst
9 20 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
10 17 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
11 16 (0.19%) Temenos T24
12 12 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
12 12 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
13 11 (0.13%) Summit
14 10 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
15 9 (0.11%) BASE24
15 9 (0.11%) Markit EDM
16 8 (0.097%) RMDS
16 8 (0.097%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 567 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (2.94%) SaaS
3 178 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 172 (2.08%) GitHub
5 127 (1.53%) IaaS
6 111 (1.34%) PaaS
7 89 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 64 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
9 56 (0.68%) Office 365
10 44 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 35 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 32 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 15 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.12%) OpenShift
18 9 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
18 9 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 790 (9.53%) Firewall
2 711 (8.58%) TCP/IP
3 468 (5.65%) DNS
4 390 (4.71%) Internet
5 376 (4.54%) SAN
6 348 (4.20%) HTTP
7 288 (3.47%) LAN
8 286 (3.45%) WAN
9 259 (3.13%) Network Security
10 214 (2.58%) VPN
11 178 (2.15%) SSL
12 174 (2.10%) DHCP
13 171 (2.06%) LDAP
14 160 (1.93%) NAS
15 151 (1.82%) Wireless
16 119 (1.44%) MPLS
17 103 (1.24%) BGP
18 102 (1.23%) VoIP
19 92 (1.11%) SSH
20 90 (1.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 949 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 805 (9.71%) MySQL
3 546 (6.59%) Oracle Database
4 513 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 319 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 278 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 270 (3.26%) NoSQL
8 240 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
9 231 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 222 (2.68%) Big Data
11 219 (2.64%) DB2
12 203 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 199 (2.40%) Hadoop
14 149 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
15 126 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 121 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
17 109 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
18 107 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
18 107 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 101 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 659 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 624 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 383 (4.62%) JIRA
4 343 (4.14%) Subversion
5 272 (3.28%) Selenium
6 271 (3.27%) Maven
7 200 (2.41%) JUnit
8 159 (1.92%) Ant
9 158 (1.91%) Cucumber
10 130 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 98 (1.18%) LoadRunner
12 82 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
13 77 (0.93%) HP UFT
14 76 (0.92%) TeamCity
15 71 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 66 (0.80%) Hudson
17 64 (0.77%) Vagrant
18 53 (0.64%) SoapUI
19 44 (0.53%) JMeter
19 44 (0.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 2496 (30.12%) Finance
2 973 (11.74%) Banking
3 419 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 341 (4.11%) Front Office
5 326 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 291 (3.51%) Retail
7 174 (2.10%) Back Office
8 159 (1.92%) Marketing
9 155 (1.87%) Financial Institution
10 134 (1.62%) Games
11 115 (1.39%) Manufacturing
12 101 (1.22%) Publishing
13 85 (1.03%) Advertising
14 83 (1.00%) Electronics
15 77 (0.93%) German Language
16 69 (0.83%) Legal
17 68 (0.82%) French Language
18 65 (0.78%) Billing
19 44 (0.53%) Retail Banking
20 43 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2090 (25.22%) Developer
2 1185 (14.30%) Analyst
3 593 (7.15%) Java Developer
4 535 (6.46%) Applications Support
5 532 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
6 495 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 494 (5.96%) Administrator
8 457 (5.51%) Consultant
9 453 (5.47%) Support Engineer
10 438 (5.28%) C++ Developer
11 403 (4.86%) Software Engineer
12 394 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
13 365 (4.40%) Unix Engineer
14 361 (4.36%) Senior Developer
15 319 (3.85%) Architect
16 318 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
17 304 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
18 268 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
19 256 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
20 233 (2.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (11.12%) HTML
2 814 (9.82%) XML
3 663 (8.00%) Web Services
4 617 (7.44%) .NET
5 578 (6.97%) CSS
6 510 (6.15%) J2EE
7 408 (4.92%) Middleware
8 369 (4.45%) Spring
9 326 (3.93%) SOAP
10 291 (3.51%) REST
11 267 (3.22%) jQuery
12 264 (3.19%) JSON
13 245 (2.96%) HTML5
14 243 (2.93%) FIX Protocol
15 229 (2.76%) AngularJS
16 228 (2.75%) JMS
16 228 (2.75%) LAMP
17 219 (2.64%) Hibernate
18 199 (2.40%) Java EE
19 171 (2.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 785 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 680 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 395 (4.77%) Data Centre
4 304 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 299 (3.61%) Derivative
6 257 (3.10%) Equities
7 255 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 229 (2.76%) Clustering
9 227 (2.74%) Fixed Income
10 204 (2.46%) Hedge funds
11 181 (2.18%) Mathematics
12 180 (2.17%) Fintech
13 179 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
14 158 (1.91%) Algorithms
15 121 (1.46%) Replication
16 117 (1.41%) Mainframe
17 116 (1.40%) Statistics
18 107 (1.29%) Data Structures
18 107 (1.29%) Mobile App
19 106 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5091 (61.43%) Linux
2 2898 (34.97%) Windows
3 681 (8.22%) Solaris
4 644 (7.77%) Windows Server
5 507 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 402 (4.85%) AIX
7 285 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 198 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 189 (2.28%) CentOS
10 172 (2.08%) Android
11 159 (1.92%) Apple iOS
12 153 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 126 (1.52%) Ubuntu
14 114 (1.38%) SUSE
15 101 (1.22%) HPUX
16 97 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 85 (1.03%) Debian
18 65 (0.78%) Windows 7
19 63 (0.76%) Mac OS X
20 53 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1909 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1038 (12.52%) ITIL
3 896 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 811 (9.79%) DevOps
5 594 (7.17%) OO
6 587 (7.08%) Scrum
7 559 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
8 539 (6.50%) Configuration Management
8 539 (6.50%) Open Source
9 483 (5.83%) TDD
10 447 (5.39%) SDLC
11 436 (5.26%) Multithreading
12 429 (5.18%) Project Management
13 424 (5.12%) High Availability
14 395 (4.77%) Performance Tuning
15 373 (4.50%) SOA
16 340 (4.10%) Information Security
17 317 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
18 313 (3.78%) E-Commerce
19 278 (3.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3055 (36.86%) SQL
2 2654 (32.02%) Java
3 1786 (21.55%) Python
4 1283 (15.48%) C++
5 1125 (13.57%) Perl
6 1069 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 971 (11.72%) JavaScript
8 836 (10.09%) C
9 722 (8.71%) Bash Shell
10 631 (7.61%) C#
11 566 (6.83%) Ruby
12 554 (6.68%) PL/SQL
13 533 (6.43%) PHP
14 384 (4.63%) PowerShell
15 224 (2.70%) VB
16 173 (2.09%) Scala
17 136 (1.64%) Groovy
18 104 (1.25%) T-SQL
19 94 (1.13%) Korn
20 88 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 1366 (16.48%) Degree
2 515 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 317 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 245 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 211 (2.55%) CISSP
6 176 (2.12%) DV Cleared
7 163 (1.97%) CCNA
8 131 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 130 (1.57%) CCNP
10 123 (1.48%) CISM
11 103 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
12 93 (1.12%) ISEB
13 87 (1.05%) CEH
14 83 (1.00%) ISTQB
15 81 (0.98%) MCSE
16 70 (0.84%) CREST Certified
17 50 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
17 50 (0.60%) Security+ Certification
18 49 (0.59%) CISA
18 49 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 574 (6.93%) QA
2 355 (4.28%) SLA
3 129 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 105 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (0.63%) COBIT
6 41 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 29 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 23 (0.28%) HL7
9 11 (0.13%) DICOM
9 11 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.13%) ISO22301
10 10 (0.12%) ISO 8583
11 9 (0.11%) ISAE 3402
12 8 (0.097%) ISO19770
12 8 (0.097%) SEPA
13 7 (0.084%) PMBOK
13 7 (0.084%) SSAE 16
14 6 (0.072%) ISO27002
14 6 (0.072%) Solvency II
System Software
1 590 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 414 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 221 (2.67%) vSphere
4 203 (2.45%) Docker
5 190 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
6 131 (1.58%) Xen
7 125 (1.51%) Hyper-V
8 122 (1.47%) XenServer
9 112 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
10 81 (0.98%) Firmware
11 75 (0.90%) NFS
12 67 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
13 63 (0.76%) KVM
13 63 (0.76%) VMware ESX
14 61 (0.74%) XenApp
15 43 (0.52%) Snort
16 42 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
17 38 (0.46%) iptables
17 38 (0.46%) Squid
17 38 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 792 (9.56%) Puppet
2 507 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 308 (3.72%) Ansible
4 246 (2.97%) Nagios
5 221 (2.67%) Tivoli
6 134 (1.62%) SCCM
7 127 (1.53%) Cobbler
8 125 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
9 108 (1.30%) SCOM
10 103 (1.24%) Data Guard
11 98 (1.18%) Control-M
12 85 (1.03%) Salt
13 84 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
14 82 (0.99%) NetBackup
15 74 (0.89%) Terraform
16 62 (0.75%) ITRS Geneos
16 62 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 60 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 47 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
19 45 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2440 (29.44%) Oracle
2 1041 (12.56%) Microsoft
3 844 (10.18%) VMware
4 745 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 525 (6.33%) Cisco
6 380 (4.58%) IBM
7 342 (4.13%) HP
8 293 (3.54%) Sybase
9 257 (3.10%) Citrix
10 197 (2.38%) Sun
11 189 (2.28%) F5
12 169 (2.04%) Informatica
13 162 (1.95%) SAP
14 151 (1.82%) Juniper
14 151 (1.82%) Splunk
15 149 (1.80%) NetApp
16 140 (1.69%) CheckPoint
17 132 (1.59%) EMC
18 122 (1.47%) Google
19 107 (1.29%) Palo Alto
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ingenta UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Camberley, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 6 mthly pay reviews for first 18 mth
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago