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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 30 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.30% 2.36% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.35% 12.50% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
155 104 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.71% 18.87% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 101 111
Average salary £37,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.97% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +12 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bury St Edmunds +1 2 £42,500 +30.76%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 66 (89.19%) Windows
2 56 (75.68%) Linux
3 55 (74.32%) Shell Script
4 46 (62.16%) Web Services
5 44 (59.46%) SAN
6 39 (52.70%) PowerShell
7 36 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (43.24%) DNS
9 31 (41.89%) TCP/IP
10 30 (40.54%) VPN
11 27 (36.49%) Firewall
11 27 (36.49%) Reverse Proxy
12 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
12 26 (35.14%) Hyper-V
12 26 (35.14%) Puppet
12 26 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
13 25 (33.78%) KVM
13 25 (33.78%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (25.68%) SQL
15 19 (25.68%) DevOps
16 17 (22.97%) Oracle
16 17 (22.97%) DHCP
17 15 (20.27%) Release Management
17 15 (20.27%) Replication
18 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (17.57%) CCNP
19 13 (17.57%) CCNA
19 13 (17.57%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.51%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.51%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) CMS
6 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.81%) SaaS
3 3 (4.05%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (59.46%) SAN
2 32 (43.24%) DNS
3 31 (41.89%) TCP/IP
4 30 (40.54%) VPN
5 27 (36.49%) Firewall
5 27 (36.49%) Reverse Proxy
6 17 (22.97%) DHCP
7 8 (10.81%) SSL
8 5 (6.76%) LDAP
8 5 (6.76%) HTTP
8 5 (6.76%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.41%) X.509
9 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.05%) Internet
11 2 (2.70%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.70%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Subversion
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Fiddler
3 3 (4.05%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) Ant
3 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
1 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Administrator
2 22 (29.73%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (18.92%) Developer
4 11 (14.86%) DBA
4 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (10.81%) UNIX Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Network Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (62.16%) Web Services
2 13 (17.57%) XML
2 13 (17.57%) JSON
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (13.51%) Middleware
4 7 (9.46%) HTML
5 5 (6.76%) HTML5
6 3 (4.05%) jQuery
6 3 (4.05%) WCF
6 3 (4.05%) Symfony
6 3 (4.05%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (4.05%) CakePHP
6 3 (4.05%) Ajax
6 3 (4.05%) CSS
7 2 (2.70%) Java EE
7 2 (2.70%) SPNEGO
7 2 (2.70%) SAML
7 2 (2.70%) OAuth
8 1 (1.35%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Replication
2 4 (5.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (89.19%) Windows
2 56 (75.68%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) CentOS
3 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.35%) AIX
3 1 (1.35%) Solaris
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (25.68%) DevOps
3 15 (20.27%) Release Management
4 11 (14.86%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL
6 6 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.76%) ERP
8 4 (5.41%) SOA
8 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.41%) Service Management
9 3 (4.05%) MVC
9 3 (4.05%) OOP
10 2 (2.70%) UML
10 2 (2.70%) Use Case
10 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.70%) Validation
11 1 (1.35%) Information Security
11 1 (1.35%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (74.32%) Shell Script
2 39 (52.70%) PowerShell
3 19 (25.68%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) Java
5 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.41%) C#
6 3 (4.05%) PHP5
6 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (17.57%) CCNP
2 13 (17.57%) CCNA
2 13 (17.57%) MCSE
3 7 (9.46%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCSA
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
1 26 (35.14%) Hyper-V
2 25 (33.78%) KVM
2 25 (33.78%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (35.14%) Puppet
1 26 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) Cisco
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) ForgeRock
5 3 (4.05%) Zend
6 2 (2.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) Sun
7 1 (1.35%) New Relic
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