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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 61 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4280 5635 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.69% 5.45% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.45% 20.45% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 4591 5245
Median salary £52,500 £50,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
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
23198 27554 30283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.41% 26.67% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20070 23326 25663
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 1 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 1 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 -16 2119 £62,500 +4.16% 233
South East -17 825 £50,000 +11.11% 96
East of England +19 301 £49,250 +9.44% 29
Yorkshire -3 243 £40,000 - 22
South West -11 211 £40,000 - 34
West Midlands -26 204 £37,500 -16.66% 26
North West +12 191 £38,500 -9.41% 43
East Midlands -3 159 £40,000 -5.88% 18
North East +4 47 £35,000 +27.27% 14
Midlands +7 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 5391 (58.78%) Linux
2 3456 (37.68%) SQL
3 3166 (34.52%) Windows
4 2888 (31.49%) Java
5 2765 (30.15%) Oracle
6 2702 (29.46%) Finance
7 2054 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
8 1778 (19.39%) Python
9 1607 (17.52%) Degree
10 1506 (16.42%) C++
11 1274 (13.89%) Microsoft
12 1206 (13.15%) JavaScript
13 1191 (12.99%) ITIL
14 1177 (12.83%) Perl
15 1137 (12.40%) Shell Script
16 1104 (12.04%) Software Engineering
17 1071 (11.68%) SQL Server
18 1061 (11.57%) VMware
19 1052 (11.47%) HTML
20 968 (10.56%) Firewall
21 937 (10.22%) MySQL
22 906 (9.88%) Banking
23 854 (9.31%) Puppet
24 841 (9.17%) Computer Science
25 839 (9.15%) C
26 830 (9.05%) Red Hat
27 829 (9.04%) XML
28 820 (8.94%) DevOps
29 802 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
30 782 (8.53%) TCP/IP

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
1 739 (8.06%) Apache
2 597 (6.51%) Tomcat
3 554 (6.04%) WebLogic
4 464 (5.06%) JBoss
5 450 (4.91%) WebSphere
6 287 (3.13%) IIS
7 198 (2.16%) OpenStack
8 185 (2.02%) MS Exchange
9 166 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 142 (1.55%) SharePoint
11 109 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
11 109 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 101 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
13 96 (1.05%) nginx
14 94 (1.02%) Apache Spark
15 81 (0.88%) CloudStack
16 71 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
17 70 (0.76%) Confluence
18 68 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
19 57 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 573 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 289 (3.15%) MS Office
3 87 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 87 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 22 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (0.21%) MS Project
7 18 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.17%) Gliffy
8 16 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 9 (0.098%) SPSS
10 7 (0.076%) HipChat
11 3 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.011%) Blender
12 1 (0.011%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.011%) Shockwave
12 1 (0.011%) Stata
Business Applications
1 114 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 107 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
3 68 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 59 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
5 41 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 40 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
7 29 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
8 28 (0.31%) Temenos T24
9 27 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
10 26 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
11 23 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
12 22 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
13 19 (0.21%) assyst
14 16 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
14 16 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
14 16 (0.17%) Salerio
15 15 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
16 13 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 13 (0.14%) Summit
17 12 (0.13%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 616 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 240 (2.62%) SaaS
3 211 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 159 (1.73%) GitHub
5 118 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 111 (1.21%) PaaS
7 89 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
8 81 (0.88%) IaaS
9 72 (0.79%) Office 365
10 39 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 38 (0.41%) OpenShift
12 31 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 29 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 28 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 24 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 13 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
17 11 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
18 10 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 9 (0.098%) Google App Engine
20 8 (0.087%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 968 (10.56%) Firewall
2 782 (8.53%) TCP/IP
3 567 (6.18%) DNS
4 538 (5.87%) SAN
5 428 (4.67%) HTTP
6 411 (4.48%) Internet
7 283 (3.09%) WAN
8 279 (3.04%) LAN
9 260 (2.84%) Network Security
10 256 (2.79%) LDAP
10 256 (2.79%) VPN
11 220 (2.40%) NAS
12 196 (2.14%) SSL
13 172 (1.88%) Wireless
14 157 (1.71%) DHCP
15 116 (1.26%) FTP
15 116 (1.26%) MPLS
16 109 (1.19%) SSH
16 109 (1.19%) VoIP
17 99 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1071 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 937 (10.22%) MySQL
3 619 (6.75%) Oracle Database
4 617 (6.73%) Relational Database
5 333 (3.63%) RDBMS
6 331 (3.61%) NoSQL
7 292 (3.18%) Big Data
8 290 (3.16%) MongoDB
9 261 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
10 242 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 232 (2.53%) Hadoop
12 226 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 216 (2.36%) DB2
14 159 (1.73%) Oracle Database 12c
15 147 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
16 144 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
17 131 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
18 109 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 106 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
20 100 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 751 (8.19%) Git (software)
2 665 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 443 (4.83%) JIRA
4 371 (4.05%) Subversion
5 347 (3.78%) Selenium
6 312 (3.40%) Maven
7 228 (2.49%) JUnit
8 220 (2.40%) Cucumber
9 169 (1.84%) Ant
10 144 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 99 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
11 99 (1.08%) TeamCity
12 92 (1.00%) HP UFT
13 85 (0.93%) LoadRunner
14 80 (0.87%) Vagrant
15 79 (0.86%) Hudson
16 73 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 70 (0.76%) Visual Studio
18 69 (0.75%) RSpec
19 57 (0.62%) Jasmine
General
1 2702 (29.46%) Finance
2 906 (9.88%) Banking
3 490 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 417 (4.55%) Front Office
5 325 (3.54%) Retail
6 309 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 213 (2.32%) Marketing
8 187 (2.04%) Games
9 159 (1.73%) Financial Institution
10 156 (1.70%) Back Office
11 141 (1.54%) Advertising
12 116 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 98 (1.07%) Billing
14 97 (1.06%) Publishing
15 95 (1.04%) Electronics
16 77 (0.84%) Legal
17 76 (0.83%) German Language
18 67 (0.73%) Law
19 63 (0.69%) French Language
20 53 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2284 (24.90%) Developer
2 1410 (15.37%) Analyst
3 626 (6.83%) Java Developer
4 607 (6.62%) Administrator
5 604 (6.59%) Support Analyst
6 595 (6.49%) Applications Support
7 563 (6.14%) C++ Developer
8 527 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
9 502 (5.47%) Support Engineer
10 450 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
11 441 (4.81%) Senior Developer
12 393 (4.29%) Architect
12 393 (4.29%) Software Engineer
13 384 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
14 353 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
15 352 (3.84%) Consultant
16 346 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
17 283 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
18 266 (2.90%) Test Analyst
19 257 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1052 (11.47%) HTML
2 829 (9.04%) XML
3 781 (8.52%) Web Services
4 725 (7.91%) .NET
5 672 (7.33%) CSS
6 540 (5.89%) J2EE
7 412 (4.49%) Spring
8 397 (4.33%) Middleware
9 360 (3.93%) SOAP
10 349 (3.81%) REST
11 324 (3.53%) HTML5
12 314 (3.42%) jQuery
13 300 (3.27%) AngularJS
14 288 (3.14%) FIX Protocol
15 282 (3.07%) LAMP
16 245 (2.67%) JSON
17 225 (2.45%) Hibernate
18 207 (2.26%) STL
19 196 (2.14%) JMS
20 190 (2.07%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 841 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 802 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 498 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 360 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 355 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 322 (3.51%) Derivative
7 268 (2.92%) Equities
8 265 (2.89%) Hedge funds
9 254 (2.77%) Fixed Income
10 252 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
11 226 (2.46%) Clustering
12 221 (2.41%) Mathematics
13 213 (2.32%) Algorithms
14 169 (1.84%) Client/Server
15 157 (1.71%) Fintech
16 151 (1.65%) Replication
17 150 (1.64%) Data Structures
18 146 (1.59%) Mainframe
19 136 (1.48%) User Experience
20 135 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5391 (58.78%) Linux
2 3166 (34.52%) Windows
3 737 (8.04%) Solaris
4 721 (7.86%) Windows Server
5 579 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 438 (4.78%) AIX
7 340 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 247 (2.69%) CentOS
9 240 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 214 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 206 (2.25%) Android
12 182 (1.98%) Apple iOS
13 142 (1.55%) SUSE
14 129 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
15 115 (1.25%) Ubuntu
16 113 (1.23%) Debian
17 110 (1.20%) HPUX
18 103 (1.12%) Mac OS X
19 89 (0.97%) Windows 7
20 55 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2054 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1191 (12.99%) ITIL
3 1104 (12.04%) Software Engineering
4 820 (8.94%) DevOps
5 684 (7.46%) Scrum
6 651 (7.10%) OO
7 640 (6.98%) TDD
8 604 (6.59%) Open Source
9 596 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
10 581 (6.34%) Configuration Management
11 544 (5.93%) SDLC
12 497 (5.42%) High Availability
13 478 (5.21%) Multithreading
14 476 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
15 453 (4.94%) SOA
16 439 (4.79%) Project Management
17 377 (4.11%) Analytics
18 367 (4.00%) BDD
19 358 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
20 350 (3.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3456 (37.68%) SQL
2 2888 (31.49%) Java
3 1778 (19.39%) Python
4 1506 (16.42%) C++
5 1206 (13.15%) JavaScript
6 1177 (12.83%) Perl
7 1137 (12.40%) Shell Script
8 839 (9.15%) C
9 739 (8.06%) Bash Shell
10 723 (7.88%) C#
11 670 (7.31%) Ruby
12 608 (6.63%) PL/SQL
13 555 (6.05%) PHP
14 364 (3.97%) PowerShell
15 243 (2.65%) VB
16 165 (1.80%) Scala
17 128 (1.40%) Groovy
18 121 (1.32%) Korn
19 120 (1.31%) T-SQL
20 87 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1607 (17.52%) Degree
2 507 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 308 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 295 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
5 215 (2.34%) CISSP
6 202 (2.20%) CCNA
7 175 (1.91%) CCNP
8 162 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 140 (1.53%) ISEB
10 122 (1.33%) MCSE
11 116 (1.26%) ISTQB
12 113 (1.23%) CISM
12 113 (1.23%) DV Cleared
13 108 (1.18%) CEH
14 77 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
15 71 (0.77%) CCIE
16 66 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 55 (0.60%) PhD
18 54 (0.59%) MCSA
19 53 (0.58%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 654 (7.13%) QA
2 428 (4.67%) SLA
3 133 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 102 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 51 (0.56%) COBIT
6 37 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 22 (0.24%) HL7
7 22 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 14 (0.15%) ISO27002
10 12 (0.13%) SDET
11 11 (0.12%) SAS 70
12 9 (0.098%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.087%) DICOM
13 8 (0.087%) MiFID
14 6 (0.065%) ISO 9000
15 5 (0.055%) ISO20022
15 5 (0.055%) SEPA
16 3 (0.033%) GPG13
16 3 (0.033%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 736 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 529 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 242 (2.64%) vSphere
4 223 (2.43%) Docker
5 212 (2.31%) Oracle RAC
6 163 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
7 161 (1.76%) Xen
8 129 (1.41%) Hyper-V
9 119 (1.30%) XenServer
10 89 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
11 84 (0.92%) NFS
12 73 (0.80%) VMware ESX
12 73 (0.80%) XenApp
13 67 (0.73%) KVM
14 62 (0.68%) Firmware
15 52 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 51 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
17 47 (0.51%) iptables
18 46 (0.50%) HDFS
19 45 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 854 (9.31%) Puppet
2 511 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
3 271 (2.95%) Ansible
4 270 (2.94%) Nagios
5 224 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 148 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 135 (1.47%) Cobbler
8 121 (1.32%) SCOM
9 112 (1.22%) SCCM
10 111 (1.21%) Data Guard
11 104 (1.13%) Control-M
12 101 (1.10%) Salt
13 99 (1.08%) NetBackup
14 98 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
15 95 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 84 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 69 (0.75%) Nessus
18 64 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
19 50 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
20 48 (0.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 2765 (30.15%) Oracle
2 1274 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 1061 (11.57%) VMware
4 830 (9.05%) Red Hat
5 602 (6.56%) Cisco
6 499 (5.44%) IBM
7 421 (4.59%) HP
8 390 (4.25%) Citrix
9 255 (2.78%) Sybase
10 233 (2.54%) Sun
11 230 (2.51%) NetApp
12 184 (2.01%) SAP
13 167 (1.82%) F5
13 167 (1.82%) Splunk
14 166 (1.81%) Juniper
15 164 (1.79%) EMC
16 136 (1.48%) CheckPoint
17 126 (1.37%) Google
18 115 (1.25%) Veritas
19 101 (1.10%) Informatica
London
Xcede
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - experience dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Uckfield, East Sussex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + excellent holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus great package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90,000 + Great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago