The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 37 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 65 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.37% 1.00% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.80% 2.88% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 4 29
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
387 382 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.96% 34.70% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 334 315 336
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Basildon +11 6 £45,000 +47.54%
Chelmsford -2 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Colchester -1 4 £50,000 -
Harlow - 1 £19,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £26,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £39,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 85 (77.27%) Windows
2 72 (65.45%) Linux
3 44 (40.00%) VMware
4 43 (39.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (39.09%) Oracle
5 41 (37.27%) SQL
6 40 (36.36%) Firewall
6 40 (36.36%) Cisco
7 35 (31.82%) Xen
8 25 (22.73%) Relational Database
8 25 (22.73%) Oracle Database
9 24 (21.82%) Oracle RAC
10 23 (20.91%) PL/SQL
11 22 (20.00%) Finance
11 22 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 22 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
12 20 (18.18%) NetApp
13 18 (16.36%) OCP
13 18 (16.36%) Oracle Certification
14 17 (15.45%) SQLPlus
14 17 (15.45%) Apache
15 14 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
16 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
17 12 (10.91%) XML
17 12 (10.91%) DNS
17 12 (10.91%) OCA
17 12 (10.91%) Red Hat
17 12 (10.91%) Oracle RMAN
17 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (15.45%) Apache
2 7 (6.36%) WordPress
3 3 (2.73%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) OpenROAD
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.91%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Shopify
2 2 (1.82%) Magento
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.36%) Firewall
2 12 (10.91%) DNS
3 8 (7.27%) DHCP
3 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.36%) SAN
5 6 (5.45%) Internet
5 6 (5.45%) NAS
6 5 (4.55%) SNMP
6 5 (4.55%) SSH
6 5 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.82%) VPN
8 1 (0.91%) LAN
8 1 (0.91%) VoIP
8 1 (0.91%) WAN
8 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.91%) FTP
8 1 (0.91%) HTTP
8 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.91%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.73%) Oracle Database
1 25 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 22 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 17 (15.45%) SQLPlus
4 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
5 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.64%) MySQL
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.91%) OLTP
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.91%) DTS
10 1 (0.91%) Ingres
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Law
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (37.27%) Administrator
2 40 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
3 26 (23.64%) DBA
4 23 (20.91%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (12.73%) Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Consultant
7 10 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (8.18%) Operations Manager
9 8 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (6.36%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.55%) Junior DBA
12 5 (4.55%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 5 (4.55%) Professional Services Consultant
12 5 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.55%) IT Operations Manager
12 5 (4.55%) Junior
12 5 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.91%) XML
2 11 (10.00%) HTML
3 10 (9.09%) CSS
4 8 (7.27%) .NET
5 7 (6.36%) HTML5
5 7 (6.36%) CSS3
5 7 (6.36%) Web Services
6 3 (2.73%) SOAP
6 3 (2.73%) EDI
6 3 (2.73%) Middleware
6 3 (2.73%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.82%) JSON
8 1 (0.91%) Struts2
8 1 (0.91%) JSP
8 1 (0.91%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Open Source
2 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.73%) Replication
4 2 (1.82%) Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.82%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 85 (77.27%) Windows
2 72 (65.45%) Linux
3 11 (10.00%) AIX
4 8 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.45%) HPUX
6 5 (4.55%) Solaris
7 4 (3.64%) Debian
7 4 (3.64%) Fedora
7 4 (3.64%) CentOS
8 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 14 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (9.09%) ITIL
4 7 (6.36%) Content Management
5 5 (4.55%) Project Management
5 5 (4.55%) Change Management
5 5 (4.55%) E-business
6 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.73%) Quality Management
7 3 (2.73%) MVC
7 3 (2.73%) Workflow
7 3 (2.73%) SOA
7 3 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.73%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.73%) MVVM
7 3 (2.73%) Business Analytics
7 3 (2.73%) DevOps
7 3 (2.73%) Analytics
8 2 (1.82%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.27%) SQL
2 23 (20.91%) PL/SQL
3 11 (10.00%) PHP
4 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.36%) Java
5 7 (6.36%) Ruby
6 6 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.45%) C#
7 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.64%) C
8 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.73%) VBA
9 3 (2.73%) C++
10 2 (1.82%) Perl
11 1 (0.91%) Python
11 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.91%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) OCP
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (10.91%) OCA
3 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) MCITP
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
4 4 (3.64%) RHCE
5 3 (2.73%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.73%) MCSA
6 1 (0.91%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (39.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (31.82%) Xen
3 24 (21.82%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (10.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.55%) NFS
7 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.82%) KVM
8 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.91%) XenApp
9 1 (0.91%) vSphere
9 1 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.45%) Puppet
3 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.73%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (40.00%) VMware
2 43 (39.09%) Oracle
3 40 (36.36%) Cisco
4 20 (18.18%) NetApp
5 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.73%) HP
7 3 (2.73%) Citrix
8 2 (1.82%) BMC
8 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.91%) ICL
9 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.91%) F5
9 1 (0.91%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.91%) JBoss
9 1 (0.91%) IBM
9 1 (0.91%) Sun
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