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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 46 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.62% 6.83% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.68% 22.67% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £55,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
91 75 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.36% 30.12% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 86 70 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Ipswich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
4 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (46.15%) SAN
5 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) CCNP
7 8 (30.77%) CCNA
7 8 (30.77%) MCSE
7 8 (30.77%) Release Management
7 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (30.77%) SDLC
8 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Python
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
10 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
11 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
11 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) VDSL
7 1 (3.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) VisiBroker
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (30.77%) Systems Support
1 8 (30.77%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate Software Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) OSGi
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) DataPower
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Release Management
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
1 8 (30.77%) SDLC
2 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
2 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Test Management
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCSE
1 8 (30.77%) CCNP
1 8 (30.77%) CCNA
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
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