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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 22 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.25% 10.03% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 38.16% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
78 76 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.92% 26.30% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 72 66 115
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Ipswich

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
4 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
5 14 (45.16%) SAN
5 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
6 10 (32.26%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) CCNA
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) MCSE
8 8 (25.81%) Release Management
8 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (25.81%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (22.58%) SDLC
9 7 (22.58%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Python
10 6 (19.35%) jQuery
10 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.45%) JBoss
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) SaaS
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 14 (45.16%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) VisiBroker
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Support
1 8 (25.81%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) XML
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) JSP
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) OSGi
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) JSF
5 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) Java EE
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Release Management
1 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (25.81%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (22.58%) SDLC
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Open Source
4 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
4 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
2 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (25.81%) CCNP
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
1 8 (25.81%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.45%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) IBM