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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 51 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 56 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.58% 2.67% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.13% 10.43% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 36
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £87,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
253 326 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.67% 25.61% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 170 237 252
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Basildon - 26 - -
Colchester -20 8 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Brentwood -10 3 - -
Saffron Walden - 3 £45,000 - 1
Harlow - 2 £37,500 -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (63.08%) Linux
2 39 (60.00%) Oracle
3 25 (38.46%) Finance
3 25 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 24 (36.92%) SQL
5 22 (33.85%) Apache
5 22 (33.85%) Red Hat
5 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
6 21 (32.31%) Project Management
6 21 (32.31%) Java
7 20 (30.77%) Solaris
7 20 (30.77%) ITIL
8 19 (29.23%) JBoss
8 19 (29.23%) Cisco
8 19 (29.23%) TOGAF
9 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
9 18 (27.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (26.15%) SaaS
10 17 (26.15%) PaaS
10 17 (26.15%) IaaS
10 17 (26.15%) RHCSA
10 17 (26.15%) Service Delivery
10 17 (26.15%) Sun Certification
10 17 (26.15%) Juniper
10 17 (26.15%) LDAP
10 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2
11 16 (24.62%) Degree
12 15 (23.08%) Biology
12 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 13 (20.00%) Bioinformatics

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (33.85%) Apache
2 19 (29.23%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) IaaS
1 17 (26.15%) PaaS
1 17 (26.15%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) LDAP
2 6 (9.23%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) Network Security
3 3 (4.62%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.08%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) Intranet
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) VoIP
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
1 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.62%) Firebird
5 3 (4.62%) MS Access
5 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) NetBeans
3 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (4.62%) Metasploit
6 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.08%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.08%) Gradle
6 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Designer
2 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Solutions Designer
3 9 (13.85%) Backup Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Designer
4 6 (9.23%) NetBackup Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Unix Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
1 7 (10.77%) RESTful
1 7 (10.77%) Spring
2 5 (7.69%) Guice
2 5 (7.69%) Lucene
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) Flash
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) JSON
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Struts
5 2 (3.08%) WSDL
5 2 (3.08%) XSD
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
3 15 (23.08%) Biology
4 8 (12.31%) Replication
5 5 (7.69%) Life Science
5 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.69%) Proteomics
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) AS400
6 3 (4.62%) IBM XIV
6 3 (4.62%) iSeries
7 2 (3.08%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (3.08%) Chemistry
7 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (63.08%) Linux
2 20 (30.77%) Solaris
3 18 (27.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (18.46%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (7.69%) Windows
6 3 (4.62%) AIX
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Project Management
2 20 (30.77%) ITIL
3 19 (29.23%) TOGAF
4 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2
4 17 (26.15%) Service Delivery
5 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 13 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
7 12 (18.46%) Open Source
7 12 (18.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (16.92%) Time Management
9 10 (15.38%) SDLC
9 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Capacity Management
10 9 (13.85%) Patch Management
11 8 (12.31%) Load Balancing
12 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (6.15%) Validation
15 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
15 3 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 21 (32.31%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 9 (13.85%) Python
4 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.31%) Perl
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) C
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) RHCSA
1 17 (26.15%) Sun Certification
2 16 (24.62%) Degree
3 9 (13.85%) IBM Certification
3 9 (13.85%) NCDA
4 8 (12.31%) PhD
5 3 (4.62%) CCNA
5 3 (4.62%) CEH
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.62%) CISM
5 3 (4.62%) CISSP
5 3 (4.62%) MCSE
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.62%) RHCE
5 3 (4.62%) SANS
6 2 (3.08%) CCNP
6 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.08%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Tivoli
1 12 (18.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (13.85%) NetBackup
2 9 (13.85%) SnapMirror
3 3 (4.62%) Nessus
3 3 (4.62%) QRadar
3 3 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.08%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 39 (60.00%) Oracle
2 22 (33.85%) Red Hat
3 19 (29.23%) Cisco
4 17 (26.15%) Juniper
5 12 (18.46%) IBM
5 12 (18.46%) NetApp
6 9 (13.85%) Brocade
7 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.62%) BMC
8 3 (4.62%) Citrix
8 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.62%) Symantec
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