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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 67 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 35 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.72% 3.12% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.97% 9.76% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 16
Average salary £45,400 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £58,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
319 451 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.75% 32.01% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 234 375 249
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 - 12 £45,000 - 2
Colchester -1 6 £82,500 +83.33%
Chelmsford +5 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Loughton - 1 £37,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 57 (89.06%) Linux
2 56 (87.50%) Windows
3 42 (65.63%) Oracle
4 39 (60.94%) Citrix
5 37 (57.81%) IBM
6 34 (53.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (45.31%) ITIL
8 27 (42.19%) SQL
9 25 (39.06%) BMC
9 25 (39.06%) Tivoli
9 25 (39.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 24 (37.50%) NetApp
10 24 (37.50%) SAN
10 24 (37.50%) Finance
10 24 (37.50%) AIX
11 23 (35.94%) AS400
11 23 (35.94%) iSeries
12 22 (34.38%) VMware ESX
12 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
13 20 (31.25%) Solaris
14 19 (29.69%) Flash
15 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
15 18 (28.13%) MS Access
15 18 (28.13%) MS Office
15 18 (28.13%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (23.44%) SCOM
18 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
18 15 (23.44%) Legal

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 12 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 12 (18.75%) IIS
1 12 (18.75%) JBoss
1 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 12 (18.75%) GlassFish
1 12 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (28.13%) MS Office
1 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
1 18 (28.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.75%) IBM SmartCloud
2 12 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (37.50%) SAN
2 12 (18.75%) DNS
2 12 (18.75%) BIG-IP
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) Internet
4 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) IPsec
5 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) MS Access
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.81%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Subversion
1 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Legal
3 13 (20.31%) Law
4 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 12 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Storage Specialist
2 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Capacity Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Head of Operations
5 5 (7.81%) Head of Infrastructure
5 5 (7.81%) Head of Network Operations
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) DBA
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.13%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.13%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 2 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) AS400
1 23 (35.94%) iSeries
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Linux
2 56 (87.50%) Windows
3 24 (37.50%) AIX
4 20 (31.25%) Solaris
5 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.25%) HPUX
8 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
8 1 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (1.56%) Fedora
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.56%) CentOS
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (45.31%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Supplier Management
4 12 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 12 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (15.63%) Capacity Management
6 6 (9.38%) People Management
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Service Management
7 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.81%) DevOps
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.13%) High Availability
9 2 (3.13%) Change Control
9 2 (3.13%) Database Security
9 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.13%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (3.13%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
3 12 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 12 (18.75%) Perl
3 12 (18.75%) Korn
4 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.13%) MCSE
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) MCSA
2 1 (1.56%) RHCE
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) VMware ESX
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) vSphere
4 12 (18.75%) vCloud
4 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (39.06%) Tivoli
1 25 (39.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (23.44%) SCOM
4 12 (18.75%) Puppet
4 12 (18.75%) Ansible
5 6 (9.38%) SCCM
6 4 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Oracle
2 39 (60.94%) Citrix
3 37 (57.81%) IBM
4 25 (39.06%) BMC
5 24 (37.50%) NetApp
6 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 14 (21.88%) VMware
8 13 (20.31%) Red Hat
9 12 (18.75%) F5
9 12 (18.75%) SaltStack
10 2 (3.13%) Netezza
10 2 (3.13%) Avaya
11 1 (1.56%) Cisco
11 1 (1.56%) Trapeze
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago