The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.96% 1.23% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.25% 5.97% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.35% 20.55% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 64
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
Suffolk

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

UNIX
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Ipswich region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Ipswich

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Ipswich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 58 (89.23%) Windows
2 54 (83.08%) Linux
3 47 (72.31%) Web Services
4 43 (66.15%) Shell Script
5 42 (64.62%) PowerShell
6 40 (61.54%) SAN
7 36 (55.38%) DNS
8 34 (52.31%) TCP/IP
9 32 (49.23%) VPN
9 32 (49.23%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (47.69%) Firewall
11 30 (46.15%) Hyper-V
11 30 (46.15%) Reverse Proxy
12 28 (43.08%) VMware ESXi
12 28 (43.08%) KVM
13 26 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (36.92%) Puppet
14 24 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
15 22 (33.85%) SQL
16 21 (32.31%) DHCP
16 21 (32.31%) Replication
17 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (27.69%) Release Management
19 15 (23.08%) CCNP
19 15 (23.08%) CCNA
19 15 (23.08%) Cisco
19 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
19 15 (23.08%) MCSE
19 15 (23.08%) Java

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 14 (21.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) IIS
3 7 (10.77%) Apache
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (49.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.77%) SaaS
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.62%) IaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (61.54%) SAN
2 36 (55.38%) DNS
3 34 (52.31%) TCP/IP
4 32 (49.23%) VPN
5 31 (47.69%) Firewall
6 30 (46.15%) Reverse Proxy
7 21 (32.31%) DHCP
8 6 (9.23%) SSL
9 4 (6.15%) HTTP
9 4 (6.15%) Kerberos
9 4 (6.15%) LDAP
10 3 (4.62%) X.509
10 3 (4.62%) Internet
10 3 (4.62%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.54%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (6.15%) Ant
4 3 (4.62%) Maven
4 3 (4.62%) Fiddler
4 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Administrator
2 27 (41.54%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.00%) Developer
4 11 (16.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 11 (16.92%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (12.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.31%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (9.23%) DBA
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 5 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Network Administrator
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) Web Services
2 13 (20.00%) XML
2 13 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
4 4 (6.15%) Ajax
5 3 (4.62%) HTML5
6 2 (3.08%) OAuth
6 2 (3.08%) SPNEGO
6 2 (3.08%) Java EE
6 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 2 (3.08%) WCF
6 2 (3.08%) Symfony
6 2 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (3.08%) CakePHP
6 2 (3.08%) JSF
6 2 (3.08%) CSS
6 2 (3.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Replication
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
4 2 (3.08%) Online Games
4 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (89.23%) Windows
2 54 (83.08%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) CentOS
4 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (27.69%) Release Management
3 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
3 11 (16.92%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (15.38%) DevOps
5 5 (7.69%) High Availability
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL
5 5 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.15%) UML
6 4 (6.15%) ERP
6 4 (6.15%) SOA
7 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.08%) Use Case
8 2 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.08%) MVC
8 2 (3.08%) Validation
8 2 (3.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) Shell Script
2 42 (64.62%) PowerShell
3 22 (33.85%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.08%) PHP5
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (23.08%) CCNP
2 15 (23.08%) CCNA
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.08%) MCSE
3 10 (15.38%) Sun Certification
4 5 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 30 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 28 (43.08%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (43.08%) KVM
3 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Puppet
1 24 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Cisco
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) JBoss
4 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) ForgeRock
5 2 (3.08%) Zend
5 2 (3.08%) NetApp
5 2 (3.08%) HP