The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 34 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 29 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.82% 11.71% 9.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.80% 32.68% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 48
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 153 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.71% 35.83% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119 131 137
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

UNIX
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Suffolk

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Suffolk

UNIX
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -7 23 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Haverhill - 2 £25,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Linux
3 29 (48.33%) Web Services
4 24 (40.00%) XML
4 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 23 (38.33%) SQL
5 23 (38.33%) PowerShell
6 21 (35.00%) DNS
7 20 (33.33%) Java
8 19 (31.67%) Oracle
8 19 (31.67%) SAN
8 19 (31.67%) NoSQL
9 18 (30.00%) Puppet
9 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 18 (30.00%) VPN
10 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
10 17 (28.33%) JSON
11 15 (25.00%) ITIL
12 14 (23.33%) WebLogic
12 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
13 12 (20.00%) Firewall
13 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (16.67%) Replication
14 10 (16.67%) Middleware
15 9 (15.00%) SOAP
15 9 (15.00%) Open Source

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (11.67%) JBoss
3 7 (11.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.00%) Apache Pig
5 5 (8.33%) OpenStack
6 3 (5.00%) IIS
7 2 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) SaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.33%) IaaS
5 2 (3.33%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 19 (31.67%) SAN
4 18 (30.00%) VPN
5 12 (20.00%) Firewall
6 8 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (6.67%) DHCP
8 2 (3.33%) SSL
8 2 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.67%) HTTP
9 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.67%) LDAP
9 1 (1.67%) Telnet
9 1 (1.67%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) NoSQL
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.00%) Big Data
4 6 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) Gradle
4 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Architect
1 12 (20.00%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Administrator
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) DBA
4 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Integration Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) Web Services
2 24 (40.00%) XML
3 17 (28.33%) JSON
4 10 (16.67%) Middleware
5 9 (15.00%) SOAP
5 9 (15.00%) REST
6 8 (13.33%) jQuery
7 7 (11.67%) Java EE
7 7 (11.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (10.00%) Apache Camel
8 6 (10.00%) OSGi
8 6 (10.00%) J2EE
8 6 (10.00%) Ajax
8 6 (10.00%) Spring
9 3 (5.00%) JSF
9 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.00%) HTML
9 3 (5.00%) JSP
9 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Replication
2 9 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (5.00%) DataPower
3 3 (5.00%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (13.33%) DevOps
3 8 (13.33%) Service Management
4 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.00%) SOA
4 6 (10.00%) Information Security
4 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
5 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.67%) UML
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Line Management
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
1 23 (38.33%) PowerShell
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 12 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.00%) Groovy
6 5 (8.33%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.67%) C#
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Sun Certification
2 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.67%) CCNA
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) vCloud
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Puppet
1 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
2 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle
2 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Siemens
5 1 (1.67%) New Relic
5 1 (1.67%) ForgeRock
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