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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 73 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 30 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.12% 2.58% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 10.89% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
312 257 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.08% 23.66% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 221 216 205
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Brentwood -14 9 £45,000 - 2
Colchester 0 5 £77,500 +63.15%
Harlow - 1 £23,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Linux
3 38 (67.86%) Oracle
4 24 (42.86%) SQL
5 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (41.07%) VMware
6 20 (35.71%) IBM
6 20 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 19 (33.93%) ITIL
8 15 (26.79%) Finance
9 14 (25.00%) Citrix
10 13 (23.21%) Cisco
10 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
10 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (23.21%) Xen
10 13 (23.21%) Firewall
11 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 12 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (21.43%) NetApp
11 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
12 11 (19.64%) AIX
12 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
12 11 (19.64%) DNS
12 11 (19.64%) IIS
12 11 (19.64%) JBoss
13 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
13 10 (17.86%) Korn
13 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
13 10 (17.86%) BIG-IP
13 10 (17.86%) Oracle RAC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (19.64%) IIS
1 11 (19.64%) JBoss
2 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.86%) GlassFish
2 10 (17.86%) OpenStack
2 10 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) DNS
3 10 (17.86%) BIG-IP
4 9 (16.07%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) VoIP
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
3 10 (17.86%) SQLPlus
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (10.71%) MS Access
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Subversion
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Law
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (19.64%) DBA
2 11 (19.64%) Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (17.86%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Capacity Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.57%) Server Support
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Server Specialist
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Flash
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) JAAS
3 1 (1.79%) Spring
3 1 (1.79%) Struts2
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) Struts
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) AS400
1 9 (16.07%) iSeries
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 44 (78.57%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (19.64%) AIX
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.29%) Solaris
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Debian
7 1 (1.79%) Fedora
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) HPUX
7 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) People Management
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.79%) High Availability
9 1 (1.79%) Change Control
9 1 (1.79%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.79%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.79%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.79%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
4 10 (17.86%) Perl
4 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.86%) Korn
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) OCP
1 3 (5.36%) OCA
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) RHCE
3 1 (1.79%) MOS
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Xen
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.86%) vSphere
3 10 (17.86%) vCloud
4 9 (16.07%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
1 10 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (17.86%) Ansible
2 9 (16.07%) Tivoli
2 9 (16.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Data Guard
4 6 (10.71%) SCOM
5 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Oracle
2 23 (41.07%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) IBM
4 14 (25.00%) Citrix
5 13 (23.21%) Cisco
6 12 (21.43%) NetApp
6 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 10 (17.86%) F5
7 10 (17.86%) SaltStack
8 9 (16.07%) BMC
8 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.79%) Netezza
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