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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 49 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.92% 4.65% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.51% 11.86% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +23.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £40,000 £35,000
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
101 118 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.69% 39.20% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Ipswich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 51 (64.56%) Windows
2 51 (64.56%) TCP/IP
3 44 (55.70%) Web Services
4 35 (44.30%) PowerShell
5 34 (43.04%) Shell Script
6 33 (41.77%) SAN
7 30 (37.97%) DNS
7 30 (37.97%) Hyper-V
8 29 (36.71%) Firewall
9 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
9 28 (35.44%) Amazon AWS
9 28 (35.44%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (35.44%) KVM
10 27 (34.18%) VPN
11 26 (32.91%) Reverse Proxy
11 26 (32.91%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (30.38%) Python
12 24 (30.38%) Perl
12 24 (30.38%) Subversion
13 23 (29.11%) Release Management
14 22 (27.85%) Change Management
15 20 (25.32%) Project Planning
15 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (25.32%) DHCP
16 18 (22.78%) Degree
17 17 (21.52%) Java
18 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
18 16 (20.25%) Scrum
18 16 (20.25%) Replication

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (17.72%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.13%) Apache
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (64.56%) TCP/IP
2 33 (41.77%) SAN
3 30 (37.97%) DNS
4 29 (36.71%) Firewall
5 27 (34.18%) VPN
6 26 (32.91%) Reverse Proxy
7 20 (25.32%) DHCP
8 9 (11.39%) IPv4
8 9 (11.39%) IPv6
9 2 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.86%) MySQL
2 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Subversion
2 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.59%) Hudson
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (7.59%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.53%) Ant
General
1 2 (2.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Administrator
2 25 (31.65%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (21.52%) Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Test Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.92%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (11.39%) C Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Operations Manager
8 7 (8.86%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (8.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.59%) DBA
9 6 (7.59%) Development Manager
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (6.33%) SQL DBA
11 2 (2.53%) Network Administrator
11 2 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Architect
11 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Consultant
12 1 (1.27%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.70%) Web Services
2 8 (10.13%) JSON
2 8 (10.13%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) Ajax
4 2 (2.53%) JSF
4 2 (2.53%) SOAP
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.27%) J2EE
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) Symfony
5 1 (1.27%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.27%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.27%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
1 16 (20.25%) Replication
2 6 (7.59%) Open Source
2 6 (7.59%) Clustering
3 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.53%) Physics
3 2 (2.53%) Online Games
4 1 (1.27%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 51 (64.56%) Windows
3 9 (11.39%) Android
4 8 (10.13%) CentOS
5 3 (3.80%) AIX
6 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.53%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (29.11%) Release Management
3 22 (27.85%) Change Management
4 20 (25.32%) Project Planning
5 16 (20.25%) Scrum
6 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
6 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
6 13 (16.46%) Test Scripting
6 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
7 11 (13.92%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (13.92%) Test Strategy
8 9 (11.39%) OO
8 9 (11.39%) TDD
8 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
8 9 (11.39%) Android Development
8 9 (11.39%) Software Architecture
9 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.86%) Scalability Testing
11 5 (6.33%) ITIL
11 5 (6.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) PowerShell
2 34 (43.04%) Shell Script
3 24 (30.38%) Python
3 24 (30.38%) Perl
4 17 (21.52%) Java
5 15 (18.99%) SQL
6 13 (16.46%) Tcl
7 10 (12.66%) PHP
8 9 (11.39%) C
8 9 (11.39%) C++
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) C#
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (22.78%) Degree
3 15 (18.99%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (18.99%) MCSE
3 15 (18.99%) CCNP
3 15 (18.99%) CCNA
4 9 (11.39%) Sun Certification
5 5 (6.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Hyper-V
2 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.44%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (35.44%) KVM
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (17.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Cisco
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.13%) JBoss
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle
4 7 (8.86%) Agilent
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.53%) NetApp
7 1 (1.27%) Zend
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + EXCELLENT SALARY
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago