The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 72 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.60% 2.93% 4.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 10.15% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 33
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
236 335 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.86% 28.85% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 169 290 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Essex

UNIX
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Harlow - 2 £23,500 - 1
Colchester +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - - 3
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Linux
3 45 (52.94%) VMware
3 45 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (49.41%) Oracle
5 39 (45.88%) Cisco
6 35 (41.18%) Firewall
6 35 (41.18%) Xen
7 31 (36.47%) SQL
8 28 (32.94%) Relational Database
9 24 (28.24%) PL/SQL
10 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database
10 23 (27.06%) Oracle RAC
11 22 (25.88%) RDBMS
12 18 (21.18%) Finance
12 18 (21.18%) Technical Analysis
13 17 (20.00%) SQLPlus
13 17 (20.00%) NetApp
14 16 (18.82%) Oracle RMAN
14 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (18.82%) Data Guard
15 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
16 13 (15.29%) ITIL
16 13 (15.29%) Apache
17 12 (14.12%) OCP
17 12 (14.12%) OCA
17 12 (14.12%) Oracle Certification
18 11 (12.94%) DNS
19 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
19 10 (11.76%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (15.29%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) IIS
3 7 (8.24%) JBoss
4 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.06%) GlassFish
4 6 (7.06%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (41.18%) Firewall
2 11 (12.94%) DNS
3 6 (7.06%) BIG-IP
4 5 (5.88%) NAS
4 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 5 (5.88%) Internet
4 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.88%) DHCP
5 4 (4.71%) SSH
5 4 (4.71%) SNMP
6 3 (3.53%) SAN
7 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.18%) LDAP
7 1 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) Relational Database
2 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database
3 22 (25.88%) RDBMS
4 17 (20.00%) SQLPlus
5 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.35%) MySQL
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.18%) OLTP
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Subversion
1 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Banking
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Systems Administrator
2 33 (38.82%) Administrator
3 23 (27.06%) DBA
3 23 (27.06%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (10.59%) Team Leader
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.24%) Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) Junior
7 6 (7.06%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Operations Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Junior Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Junior DBA
9 4 (4.71%) IT Operations Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Technical Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Server Support Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Server Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) SOAP
3 3 (3.53%) .NET Remoting
3 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) Struts2
5 1 (1.18%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Struts
5 1 (1.18%) Middleware
5 1 (1.18%) Spring
5 1 (1.18%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.71%) Open Source
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.18%) Replication
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Linux
3 10 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.53%) AIX
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Technical Analysis
2 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.41%) Coaching
5 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) E-business
7 4 (4.71%) People Management
8 3 (3.53%) Analytics
8 3 (3.53%) DevOps
8 3 (3.53%) MVVM
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analytics
8 3 (3.53%) SOA
8 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.53%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.53%) MVC
8 3 (3.53%) Workflow
9 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.06%) Korn
4 6 (7.06%) Perl
4 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.71%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) C
6 3 (3.53%) C#
6 3 (3.53%) C++
6 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) OCP
1 12 (14.12%) OCA
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
4 1 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 45 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (41.18%) Xen
3 23 (27.06%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (18.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (7.06%) vSphere
5 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.06%) vCloud
6 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
7 4 (4.71%) NFS
8 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) Data Guard
2 9 (10.59%) Puppet
3 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.06%) Ansible
5 3 (3.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) VMware
2 42 (49.41%) Oracle
3 39 (45.88%) Cisco
4 17 (20.00%) NetApp
5 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.06%) IBM
7 6 (7.06%) F5
7 6 (7.06%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix
8 1 (1.18%) Sun
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago