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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 65 42 81
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +39
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.01% 3.89% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.54% 14.63% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 10
Average salary £46,174 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,000 £36,895
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
262 294 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.06% 26.63% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 182 242 305
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £59,700 £52,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Southend-on-Sea +6 16 - -
Chelmsford -15 2 £34,837 -26.65%
Brentwood - 2 £82,500 -
Harlow -5 1 - -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (92.45%) Linux
2 41 (77.36%) Windows
3 27 (50.94%) Oracle
4 19 (35.85%) IBM
5 18 (33.96%) Citrix
6 16 (30.19%) SQL
6 16 (30.19%) Big Data
7 15 (28.30%) ITIL
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
7 15 (28.30%) SAN
7 15 (28.30%) Finance
7 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (26.42%) BMC
8 14 (26.42%) Tivoli
8 14 (26.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (24.53%) NetApp
9 13 (24.53%) Data ONTAP
10 12 (22.64%) Middleware
10 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
10 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (22.64%) AS400
10 12 (22.64%) AIX
10 12 (22.64%) iSeries
11 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (20.75%) VMware
11 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
11 11 (20.75%) Perl
12 9 (16.98%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) MS Office
12 9 (16.98%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (15.09%) JBoss
2 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.21%) IIS
2 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 7 (13.21%) GlassFish
2 7 (13.21%) OpenStack
2 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
1 9 (16.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.21%) IBM SmartCloud
1 7 (13.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) SAN
2 9 (16.98%) DNS
3 7 (13.21%) BIG-IP
4 4 (7.55%) NAS
5 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.77%) VoIP
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.89%) ATM
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Big Data
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.98%) MS Access
4 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Developer
1 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Head of Network Operations
5 2 (3.77%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) Head of Operations
5 2 (3.77%) Service Continuity Manager
6 1 (1.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Middleware
2 8 (15.09%) Flash
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) Symfony
3 1 (1.89%) CakePHP
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) AS400
1 12 (22.64%) iSeries
2 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Life Science
4 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Linux
2 41 (77.36%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (24.53%) Data ONTAP
5 12 (22.64%) AIX
6 9 (16.98%) Solaris
7 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
9 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (5.66%) HPUX
10 3 (5.66%) SUSE
10 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
11 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps
4 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.55%) Migration
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Service Management
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.77%) People Management
9 1 (1.89%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Perl
3 9 (16.98%) Java
3 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.21%) Korn
5 4 (7.55%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) MCSA
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MOS
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
1 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
2 7 (13.21%) vSphere
2 7 (13.21%) vCloud
3 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Tivoli
1 14 (26.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 5 (9.43%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Oracle
2 19 (35.85%) IBM
3 18 (33.96%) Citrix
4 14 (26.42%) BMC
5 13 (24.53%) NetApp
6 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.75%) VMware
8 7 (13.21%) F5
8 7 (13.21%) SaltStack
8 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) Trapeze
10 1 (1.89%) Adobe
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago