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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 57 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.75% 12.91% 7.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 38.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 42
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
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
118 185 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.70% 33.64% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 103 142 148
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
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 27 March 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 -34 8 £30,000 -33.33%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (68.09%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
4 22 (46.81%) Java
5 21 (44.68%) Web Services
5 21 (44.68%) XML
6 20 (42.55%) SQL
6 20 (42.55%) PowerShell
7 17 (36.17%) DNS
8 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.79%) SAN
9 14 (29.79%) ITIL
9 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
10 13 (27.66%) Puppet
10 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (27.66%) VPN
10 13 (27.66%) JSON
11 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
11 12 (25.53%) Oracle
12 11 (23.40%) Firewall
13 10 (21.28%) Replication
13 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
13 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
14 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
14 9 (19.15%) Open Source
14 9 (19.15%) jQuery
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
15 8 (17.02%) SOAP
15 8 (17.02%) REST

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.77%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.38%) SaaS
5 3 (6.38%) PaaS
5 3 (6.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) TCP/IP
2 17 (36.17%) DNS
3 14 (29.79%) SAN
4 13 (27.66%) VPN
5 11 (23.40%) Firewall
6 7 (14.89%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (8.51%) VoIP
7 4 (8.51%) DHCP
8 1 (2.13%) HTTP
8 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.13%) SSL
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) MySQL
4 5 (10.64%) Big Data
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
4 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.13%) ProC
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.51%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Architect
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Web Services
1 21 (44.68%) XML
2 13 (27.66%) JSON
3 9 (19.15%) jQuery
4 8 (17.02%) SOAP
4 8 (17.02%) REST
5 7 (14.89%) Java EE
6 6 (12.77%) J2EE
7 5 (10.64%) HTML
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) Spring
7 5 (10.64%) OSGi
7 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
8 4 (8.51%) CSS
9 3 (6.38%) JSP
9 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.38%) JSF
10 2 (4.26%) Middleware
10 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Replication
2 9 (19.15%) Open Source
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) DataPower
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Service Management
4 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) SOA
5 5 (10.64%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.38%) UML
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Line Management
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) PowerShell
3 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
3 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.89%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) Groovy
6 3 (6.38%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) Delphi
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Tcl
8 1 (2.13%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Sun Certification
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Puppet
1 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Siemens
5 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.13%) ForgeRock