The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 47 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 4851 5579 6334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.14% 5.62% 6.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.57% 20.31% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 4488 4954
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
24782 27465 27070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.24% 27.67% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21086 23290 22480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in England

Unix
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 2305 £62,500 +4.16% 247
South East -1 1005 £47,000 +4.44% 88
East of England -3 356 £45,000 - 32
South West +20 335 £42,500 +6.25% 39
Yorkshire -6 302 £42,500 +13.33% 42
West Midlands -1 210 £42,824 +7.06% 27
North West -21 169 £45,000 +5.88% 24
East Midlands -1 152 £45,000 +28.57% 11
North East +5 21 £33,000 +37.50% 8
Midlands +15 6 £67,500 +92.85%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unix.

1 6179 (59.03%) Linux
2 3932 (37.57%) SQL
3 3492 (33.36%) Windows
4 3347 (31.98%) Oracle
5 3182 (30.40%) Java
6 3180 (30.38%) Finance
7 2130 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1820 (17.39%) Python
9 1694 (16.18%) C++
10 1633 (15.60%) Degree
11 1530 (14.62%) Perl
12 1456 (13.91%) JavaScript
13 1344 (12.84%) Shell Script
14 1274 (12.17%) Software Engineering
15 1268 (12.11%) ITIL
16 1215 (11.61%) Microsoft
17 1188 (11.35%) VMware
18 1173 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
19 1172 (11.20%) SQL Server
20 1150 (10.99%) Banking
21 1149 (10.98%) HTML
22 1037 (9.91%) XML
23 1001 (9.56%) Oracle Database
24 949 (9.07%) Computer Science
25 948 (9.06%) Solaris
26 940 (8.98%) C
27 935 (8.93%) Web Services
28 932 (8.90%) MySQL
29 916 (8.75%) C#
30 885 (8.46%) TCP/IP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Unix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 759 (7.25%) Apache
2 698 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 583 (5.57%) WebLogic
4 500 (4.78%) JBoss
5 409 (3.91%) WebSphere
6 254 (2.43%) IIS
7 230 (2.20%) Node.js
8 169 (1.61%) OpenStack
9 167 (1.60%) MS Exchange
10 156 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 112 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 106 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
13 102 (0.97%) SAS
14 86 (0.82%) nginx
15 76 (0.73%) Confluence
16 75 (0.72%) CMS
17 62 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
18 61 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 61 (0.58%) WordPress
19 60 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 556 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 298 (2.85%) MS Office
3 80 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 70 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 33 (0.32%) MS Project
7 14 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.12%) SPSS
9 11 (0.11%) CPLEX
10 9 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.048%) HipChat
12 3 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.019%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.019%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.019%) Simulink
14 1 (0.010%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.010%) DOC1
14 1 (0.010%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 179 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 172 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
3 129 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 63 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
5 48 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 44 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 35 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
8 30 (0.29%) Oracle ASCP
8 30 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
8 30 (0.29%) Temenos T24
9 26 (0.25%) ION MarketView
9 26 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
9 26 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
10 25 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
11 22 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
12 19 (0.18%) RMDS
13 18 (0.17%) Demantra
13 18 (0.17%) Kondor
13 18 (0.17%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
13 18 (0.17%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 434 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 263 (2.51%) SaaS
3 181 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 88 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 78 (0.75%) IaaS
6 72 (0.69%) GitHub
7 67 (0.64%) PaaS
8 61 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
9 57 (0.54%) Office 365
10 43 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 26 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 19 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 19 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 18 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (0.17%) Heroku
14 14 (0.13%) Google Apps
15 12 (0.11%) OpenShift
16 11 (0.11%) Mimecast
16 11 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (0.096%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 885 (8.46%) TCP/IP
2 822 (7.85%) Firewall
3 585 (5.59%) SAN
4 485 (4.63%) DNS
5 374 (3.57%) Internet
6 373 (3.56%) HTTP
7 316 (3.02%) Network Security
8 306 (2.92%) WAN
9 284 (2.71%) LAN
10 237 (2.26%) LDAP
11 205 (1.96%) VPN
12 191 (1.82%) NAS
13 173 (1.65%) SSL
14 149 (1.42%) Wireless
15 132 (1.26%) DHCP
16 109 (1.04%) BGP
17 107 (1.02%) FTP
18 103 (0.98%) MPLS
18 103 (0.98%) OSPF
18 103 (0.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1172 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 1001 (9.56%) Oracle Database
3 932 (8.90%) MySQL
4 786 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 477 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 450 (4.30%) RDBMS
7 357 (3.41%) NoSQL
8 354 (3.38%) Big Data
9 335 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
10 320 (3.06%) Oracle Database 12c
11 313 (2.99%) MongoDB
12 299 (2.86%) DB2
13 217 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 213 (2.03%) Hadoop
15 212 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
16 171 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
17 164 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
18 148 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
19 144 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
20 110 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 733 (7.00%) Git (software)
2 543 (5.19%) Subversion
3 534 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 412 (3.94%) Selenium
5 400 (3.82%) JIRA
6 390 (3.73%) Maven
7 369 (3.53%) JUnit
8 222 (2.12%) Eclipse
9 209 (2.00%) Cucumber
10 166 (1.59%) Ant
11 131 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
12 127 (1.21%) Visual Studio
13 119 (1.14%) WebDriver
14 105 (1.00%) TeamCity
15 102 (0.97%) Toad
16 101 (0.96%) HP UFT
17 89 (0.85%) Hudson
18 84 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 84 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
19 78 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3180 (30.38%) Finance
2 1150 (10.99%) Banking
3 658 (6.29%) Front Office
4 631 (6.03%) Telecoms
5 417 (3.98%) Investment Banking
6 388 (3.71%) Retail
7 194 (1.85%) Back Office
8 193 (1.84%) Marketing
9 183 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 146 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 134 (1.28%) Games
12 103 (0.98%) Advertising
13 102 (0.97%) Electronics
14 97 (0.93%) French Language
15 83 (0.79%) German Language
16 81 (0.77%) Legal
17 79 (0.75%) Law
18 57 (0.54%) Automotive
18 57 (0.54%) Billing
19 43 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2981 (28.48%) Developer
2 1451 (13.86%) Analyst
3 933 (8.91%) Java Developer
4 817 (7.81%) Applications Support
5 756 (7.22%) C++ Developer
6 731 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 673 (6.43%) Administrator
8 593 (5.67%) Architect
9 579 (5.53%) Senior Developer
10 567 (5.42%) Linux Engineer
11 506 (4.83%) Support Engineer
12 437 (4.18%) Software Engineer
13 433 (4.14%) Unix Support
14 428 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
15 415 (3.96%) Applications Support Analyst
16 387 (3.70%) DBA
17 366 (3.50%) Unix Engineer
18 358 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
19 317 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
20 310 (2.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1149 (10.98%) HTML
2 1037 (9.91%) XML
3 935 (8.93%) Web Services
4 735 (7.02%) CSS
5 685 (6.54%) .NET
6 683 (6.53%) J2EE
7 647 (6.18%) Spring
8 512 (4.89%) Middleware
9 445 (4.25%) SOAP
10 415 (3.96%) jQuery
11 405 (3.87%) REST
12 374 (3.57%) Hibernate
13 365 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
14 353 (3.37%) HTML5
15 347 (3.32%) STL
16 295 (2.82%) JSON
17 280 (2.68%) AngularJS
18 267 (2.55%) JMS
19 260 (2.48%) LAMP
20 209 (2.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1173 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 949 (9.07%) Computer Science
3 566 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 431 (4.12%) Equities
5 430 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 421 (4.02%) Management Information System
7 417 (3.98%) Derivative
8 339 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
9 323 (3.09%) Fixed Income
10 276 (2.64%) Hedge funds
11 273 (2.61%) Mathematics
12 269 (2.57%) Clustering
13 265 (2.53%) Algorithms
14 234 (2.24%) Data Structures
15 213 (2.03%) Client/Server
16 201 (1.92%) Replication
17 154 (1.47%) User Experience
18 140 (1.34%) Visualisation
19 136 (1.30%) Fintech
20 132 (1.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6179 (59.03%) Linux
2 3492 (33.36%) Windows
3 948 (9.06%) Solaris
4 692 (6.61%) Windows Server
5 568 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 413 (3.95%) AIX
7 352 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 263 (2.51%) CentOS
9 215 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 195 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 167 (1.60%) Android
12 151 (1.44%) Mac OS X
13 142 (1.36%) Apple iOS
14 133 (1.27%) HPUX
15 117 (1.12%) Ubuntu
16 107 (1.02%) Debian
17 81 (0.77%) SUSE
18 77 (0.74%) Windows 2000
19 69 (0.66%) Windows 7
20 64 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2130 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1274 (12.17%) Software Engineering
3 1268 (12.11%) ITIL
4 797 (7.61%) OO
5 770 (7.36%) SDLC
6 720 (6.88%) TDD
7 713 (6.81%) Multithreading
8 687 (6.56%) Scrum
9 648 (6.19%) Open Source
10 625 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 579 (5.53%) DevOps
12 574 (5.48%) High Availability
13 509 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
14 506 (4.83%) SOA
15 501 (4.79%) Configuration Management
16 446 (4.26%) Project Management
17 431 (4.12%) Analytics
18 426 (4.07%) Risk Management
19 418 (3.99%) Low Latency
20 417 (3.98%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3932 (37.57%) SQL
2 3182 (30.40%) Java
3 1820 (17.39%) Python
4 1694 (16.18%) C++
5 1530 (14.62%) Perl
6 1456 (13.91%) JavaScript
7 1344 (12.84%) Shell Script
8 940 (8.98%) C
9 916 (8.75%) C#
10 800 (7.64%) PL/SQL
11 726 (6.94%) Bash Shell
12 556 (5.31%) Ruby
13 521 (4.98%) PHP
14 271 (2.59%) PowerShell
15 190 (1.82%) VB
16 167 (1.60%) Korn
17 138 (1.32%) Scala
18 101 (0.96%) Groovy
19 83 (0.79%) T-SQL
20 80 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1633 (15.60%) Degree
2 590 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 359 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 285 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
5 175 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 173 (1.65%) CISSP
7 162 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 157 (1.50%) ISEB
9 155 (1.48%) CCNA
10 146 (1.39%) MCSE
11 134 (1.28%) CCNP
12 110 (1.05%) ISTQB
13 92 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
13 92 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
14 87 (0.83%) CISM
15 80 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 71 (0.68%) PhD
17 70 (0.67%) Sun Certification
18 65 (0.62%) CEH
19 63 (0.60%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 726 (6.94%) QA
2 375 (3.58%) SLA
3 154 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 133 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 56 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 54 (0.52%) COBIT
7 39 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 22 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 19 (0.18%) SEPA
10 18 (0.17%) SDET
11 17 (0.16%) HIPAA
12 14 (0.13%) ISO20022
13 13 (0.12%) ISO 9000
14 11 (0.11%) MiFID
14 11 (0.11%) Solvency II
15 10 (0.096%) ISAE 3402
16 9 (0.086%) ISO15022
17 7 (0.067%) SAS 70
18 6 (0.057%) HL7
18 6 (0.057%) JTAG
System Software
1 834 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 591 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 284 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
4 193 (1.84%) vSphere
5 180 (1.72%) Docker
6 157 (1.50%) Hyper-V
7 140 (1.34%) Xen
8 129 (1.23%) NFS
9 78 (0.75%) VMware ESX
10 66 (0.63%) Firmware
11 65 (0.62%) iptables
12 59 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
13 53 (0.51%) KVM
14 45 (0.43%) XenApp
15 41 (0.39%) vCloud
16 38 (0.36%) VirtualBox
16 38 (0.36%) XenServer
17 36 (0.34%) Postfix
17 36 (0.34%) Samba
18 30 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 663 (6.33%) Puppet
2 384 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 240 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 232 (2.22%) Nagios
5 189 (1.81%) Ansible
6 170 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 158 (1.51%) Data Guard
8 134 (1.28%) Tivoli
9 120 (1.15%) NetBackup
10 99 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
11 96 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
12 81 (0.77%) Control-M
12 81 (0.77%) Salt
13 79 (0.75%) SCCM
14 62 (0.59%) Hyperic
15 59 (0.56%) SCOM
16 58 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
17 57 (0.54%) Cobbler
17 57 (0.54%) Oracle ZFS
17 57 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3347 (31.98%) Oracle
2 1215 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 1188 (11.35%) VMware
4 786 (7.51%) Red Hat
5 719 (6.87%) Cisco
6 560 (5.35%) IBM
7 505 (4.82%) Sybase
8 494 (4.72%) HP
9 418 (3.99%) Citrix
10 266 (2.54%) NetApp
11 255 (2.44%) Sun
12 224 (2.14%) Juniper
13 216 (2.06%) F5
14 203 (1.94%) EMC
15 201 (1.92%) SAP
16 174 (1.66%) CheckPoint
17 152 (1.45%) Informatica
18 147 (1.40%) Google
19 146 (1.39%) Bloomberg
20 131 (1.25%) Symantec
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