The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 71 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 28 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.89% 2.40% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.52% 11.11% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 40
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £37,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £90,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Unix
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 261 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.10% 21.62% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 194 172 366
Median salary £30,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Unix
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the Essex region.

Unix Salary Trend in Essex

Unix
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Essex

Unix
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Harlow +5 7 £52,500 +162.50%
Chelmsford - 6 £19,500 - 1
Colchester +1 3 £38,250 -56.28%
Saffron Walden - 3 £47,500 -
Basildon - 3 £70,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £43,500 -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 54 (71.05%) Linux
2 30 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 28 (36.84%) Finance
4 27 (35.53%) Oracle
5 26 (34.21%) ITIL
5 26 (34.21%) TOGAF
6 24 (31.58%) Degree
7 22 (28.95%) Data Centre
7 22 (28.95%) Apache
8 20 (26.32%) IBM
9 19 (25.00%) SQL
10 18 (23.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (22.37%) Cisco
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (19.74%) Solaris
12 15 (19.74%) JBoss
12 15 (19.74%) MCSE
12 15 (19.74%) Juniper
13 13 (17.11%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
14 12 (15.79%) Python
14 12 (15.79%) Shell Script
14 12 (15.79%) Project Management
14 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
14 12 (15.79%) SaaS
14 12 (15.79%) PaaS
14 12 (15.79%) IaaS
15 11 (14.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 11 (14.47%) ArcSight

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 22 (28.95%) Apache
2 15 (19.74%) JBoss
3 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
5 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) IaaS
1 12 (15.79%) PaaS
1 12 (15.79%) SaaS
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.63%) GitHub
3 2 (2.63%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) LDAP
1 11 (14.47%) Network Security
1 11 (14.47%) Wireshark
2 5 (6.58%) LAN
2 5 (6.58%) VoIP
2 5 (6.58%) WAN
3 4 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) Intranet
5 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) Firebird
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.95%) MS Access
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
6 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) NetBeans
3 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.95%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
4 2 (2.63%) Gradle
4 2 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (15.79%) Analyst
1 12 (15.79%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Operations Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Security Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Security Operations Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Designer
4 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Solutions Designer
5 7 (9.21%) Backup Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) J2EE
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (3.95%) Flash
4 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.63%) HTML5
4 2 (2.63%) JSON
4 2 (2.63%) RESTful
4 2 (2.63%) SOAP
4 2 (2.63%) Spring
4 2 (2.63%) Struts
4 2 (2.63%) WSDL
4 2 (2.63%) XSD
5 1 (1.32%) .NET
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) Middleware
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.21%) Biology
4 6 (7.89%) Replication
5 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.95%) AS400
6 3 (3.95%) iSeries
7 2 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.63%) Chemistry
7 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.63%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (19.74%) Solaris
4 13 (17.11%) Windows
5 10 (13.16%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.95%) AIX
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) ITIL
1 26 (34.21%) TOGAF
2 18 (23.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 12 (15.79%) Project Management
3 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 11 (14.47%) Information Security
4 11 (14.47%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (14.47%) Security Operations
4 11 (14.47%) Time Management
5 10 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.53%) BCP
6 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.53%) Security Architecture
6 8 (10.53%) SIEM
6 8 (10.53%) Workflow
7 7 (9.21%) Capacity Management
7 7 (9.21%) DevOps
7 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.21%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) Python
2 12 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 11 (14.47%) Java
4 10 (13.16%) C
5 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.63%) Korn
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Degree
2 15 (19.74%) MCSE
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.47%) CCNA
3 11 (14.47%) CEH
3 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.47%) CISM
3 11 (14.47%) CISSP
3 11 (14.47%) RHCSA
3 11 (14.47%) SANS
3 11 (14.47%) Sun Certification
4 10 (13.16%) CCNP
5 8 (10.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (10.53%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (9.21%) IBM Certification
6 7 (9.21%) NCDA
7 5 (6.58%) PhD
8 4 (5.26%) MCSA
9 3 (3.95%) RHCE
10 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) ISO27002
2 9 (11.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.21%) SLA
4 2 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.63%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 2 (2.63%) vCloud
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) Nessus
1 11 (14.47%) QRadar
1 11 (14.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 10 (13.16%) Tivoli
2 10 (13.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (9.21%) NetBackup
3 7 (9.21%) SnapMirror
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
4 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.63%) Nexpose
4 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Red Hat
2 27 (35.53%) Oracle
3 20 (26.32%) IBM
4 17 (22.37%) Cisco
5 15 (19.74%) Juniper
6 11 (14.47%) ArcSight
6 11 (14.47%) SolarWinds
6 11 (14.47%) Symantec
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 10 (13.16%) NetApp
8 8 (10.53%) HP
8 8 (10.53%) Splunk
9 7 (9.21%) Brocade
9 7 (9.21%) Citrix
10 3 (3.95%) BMC
10 3 (3.95%) VMware
11 2 (2.63%) F5
11 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.32%) BEA
12 1 (1.32%) New Relic
Chelmsford, Essex
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