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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 75 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unix 14 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.35% 1.37% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.57% 6.29% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 23
Median salary £45,000 £45,587 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +1.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,950 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £71,602 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
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
213 286 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.48% 21.70% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 176 212 201
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £52,000 £50,000
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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Basildon - 4 £47,500 -
Harlow +2 3 £36,000 -
Brentwood +6 2 - -
Chelmsford +1 2 £23,750 -31.82%
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
4 10 (28.57%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 9 (25.71%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.86%) JSON
6 8 (22.86%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) Apache
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 8 (22.86%) J2EE
6 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (20.00%) SSL
7 7 (20.00%) IBM
7 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (20.00%) WSDL
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) C#
7 7 (20.00%) C++
7 7 (20.00%) JBoss
7 7 (20.00%) XSD
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (20.00%) Spring

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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) Confluence
4 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.86%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) SSL
2 5 (14.29%) Network Security
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
5 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) Extranet
6 1 (2.86%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) IMAP
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) Firebird
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Gerrit
2 6 (17.14%) Gradle
2 6 (17.14%) HP UFT
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) JUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Automotive
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) IT Assistant
3 6 (17.14%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) J2EE
2 8 (22.86%) JSON
2 8 (22.86%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) .NET
3 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (20.00%) HTML5
3 7 (20.00%) SOAP
3 7 (20.00%) Spring
3 7 (20.00%) WSDL
3 7 (20.00%) XSD
4 6 (17.14%) COM+
4 6 (17.14%) Struts
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (5.71%) ELK Stack
5 2 (5.71%) jBPM
6 1 (2.86%) Core Animation
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) DataPower
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Animation
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) SDLC
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) BCP
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Information Security
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
5 4 (11.43%) SIEM
5 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
5 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Network Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.86%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) C++
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
3 6 (17.14%) VC++
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Korn
5 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) CEH
3 4 (11.43%) CISM
3 4 (11.43%) CISSP
3 4 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) SANS
3 4 (11.43%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.86%) OCP
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO27002
2 1 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) vCloud
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.43%) Nessus
2 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.43%) QRadar
2 4 (11.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (8.57%) Graphite
4 2 (5.71%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) logstash
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) IBM
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) New Relic
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
4 4 (11.43%) Splunk
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
5 3 (8.57%) Avaya
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) arcserve
6 2 (5.71%) Sophos
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.86%) SaltStack