The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 24 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.30% 3.08% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.37% 14.06% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UNIX
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 64 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 32.62% 21.92% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 64
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Ipswich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (86.96%) Linux
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Web Services
3 30 (65.22%) SAN
3 30 (65.22%) Shell Script
3 30 (65.22%) PowerShell
4 25 (54.35%) DNS
5 24 (52.17%) TCP/IP
5 24 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (50.00%) VPN
7 19 (41.30%) Reverse Proxy
7 19 (41.30%) Firewall
8 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 18 (39.13%) Puppet
8 18 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (36.96%) KVM
9 17 (36.96%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (34.78%) SQL
11 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
12 14 (30.43%) DHCP
12 14 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (26.09%) Release Management
14 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (23.91%) DevOps
15 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (21.74%) CCNP
15 10 (21.74%) CCNA
15 10 (21.74%) Cisco
15 10 (21.74%) MCSE
15 10 (21.74%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) SaaS
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (65.22%) SAN
2 25 (54.35%) DNS
3 24 (52.17%) TCP/IP
4 23 (50.00%) VPN
5 19 (41.30%) Firewall
5 19 (41.30%) Reverse Proxy
6 14 (30.43%) DHCP
7 7 (15.22%) SSL
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
8 4 (8.70%) Kerberos
8 4 (8.70%) LDAP
9 3 (6.52%) X.509
9 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.35%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.52%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Systems Administrator
1 20 (43.48%) Administrator
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Network Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) Web Services
2 10 (21.74%) XML
2 10 (21.74%) JSON
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) Symfony
5 2 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (4.35%) CakePHP
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) OAuth
5 2 (4.35%) SPNEGO
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) SAML
5 2 (4.35%) Ajax
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Linux
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) AIX
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
2 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) CentOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (26.09%) Release Management
3 11 (23.91%) DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) MVC
8 2 (4.35%) Validation
8 2 (4.35%) Information Security
8 2 (4.35%) UML
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
8 2 (4.35%) Service Management
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Use Case
9 1 (2.17%) High Availability
9 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Shell Script
1 30 (65.22%) PowerShell
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) PHP5
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.74%) MCSE
2 10 (21.74%) CCNP
2 10 (21.74%) CCNA
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 17 (36.96%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (36.96%) KVM
3 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) Puppet
1 18 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) ForgeRock
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Zend
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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