The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 23 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 64 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.74% 7.96% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.65% 24.63% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 20
Average salary £38,750 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
170 203 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.52% 32.32% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 188 146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +20 49 £40,000 +3.22% 4
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 94 (81.03%) Linux
2 76 (65.52%) Windows
3 55 (47.41%) TCP/IP
4 53 (45.69%) Shell Script
5 51 (43.97%) Web Services
6 44 (37.93%) SAN
7 39 (33.62%) Active Directory
7 39 (33.62%) PowerShell
8 36 (31.03%) DNS
8 36 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (30.17%) Amazon AWS
10 34 (29.31%) Hyper-V
11 33 (28.45%) Firewall
12 32 (27.59%) VMware ESXi
12 32 (27.59%) KVM
13 31 (26.72%) VPN
14 30 (25.86%) Java
14 30 (25.86%) Reverse Proxy
15 25 (21.55%) Release Management
16 24 (20.69%) Subversion
16 24 (20.69%) Perl
16 24 (20.69%) DHCP
16 24 (20.69%) Python
17 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (18.97%) Change Management
18 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
19 20 (17.24%) Project Planning
20 19 (16.38%) Configuration Management
20 19 (16.38%) SQL
21 18 (15.52%) Replication

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.07%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.76%) Apache
4 8 (6.90%) IIS
5 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (30.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.31%) SaaS
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) IaaS
3 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (47.41%) TCP/IP
2 44 (37.93%) SAN
3 36 (31.03%) DNS
4 33 (28.45%) Firewall
5 31 (26.72%) VPN
6 30 (25.86%) Reverse Proxy
7 24 (20.69%) DHCP
8 9 (7.76%) IPv4
8 9 (7.76%) IPv6
9 2 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (6.03%) MySQL
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.31%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) Subversion
2 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.17%) Hudson
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (5.17%) Maven
4 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.45%) Finance
1 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 3 (2.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Administrator
2 29 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (16.38%) Developer
4 14 (12.07%) DBA
5 13 (11.21%) Test Engineer
6 12 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
6 12 (10.34%) Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.76%) C Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Operations Manager
8 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.03%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.17%) Development Manager
11 5 (4.31%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (4.31%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.97%) Web Services
2 11 (9.48%) J2EE
3 10 (8.62%) XML
3 10 (8.62%) JSON
4 8 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (6.90%) Middleware
5 3 (2.59%) Ajax
6 2 (1.72%) SOAP
6 2 (1.72%) JSF
7 1 (0.86%) Symfony
7 1 (0.86%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (0.86%) CakePHP
7 1 (0.86%) CSS
7 1 (0.86%) .NET
7 1 (0.86%) HTML
7 1 (0.86%) HTML5
7 1 (0.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Replication
2 16 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.17%) Open Source
3 6 (5.17%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) LPAR
5 3 (2.59%) Online Games
6 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 94 (81.03%) Linux
2 76 (65.52%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Android
4 8 (6.90%) CentOS
5 7 (6.03%) AIX
6 5 (4.31%) HPUX
7 4 (3.45%) Solaris
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (21.55%) Release Management
3 22 (18.97%) Change Management
4 20 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 19 (16.38%) Configuration Management
6 17 (14.66%) ITIL
7 16 (13.79%) Scrum
8 13 (11.21%) Software Testing
8 13 (11.21%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (11.21%) Test Scripting
8 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.48%) Test Strategy
10 9 (7.76%) TDD
10 9 (7.76%) OO
10 9 (7.76%) Software Architecture
10 9 (7.76%) Android Development
10 9 (7.76%) Multithreading
11 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.03%) Scalability Testing
13 5 (4.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 53 (45.69%) Shell Script
2 39 (33.62%) PowerShell
3 30 (25.86%) Java
4 24 (20.69%) Perl
4 24 (20.69%) Python
5 19 (16.38%) SQL
6 13 (11.21%) Tcl
7 10 (8.62%) PHP
8 9 (7.76%) C
8 9 (7.76%) C++
9 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.86%) C#
10 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (15.52%) Degree
3 17 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (14.66%) CCNP
3 17 (14.66%) CCNA
3 17 (14.66%) MCSE
4 11 (9.48%) Sun Certification
5 5 (4.31%) MCSA
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 39 (33.62%) Active Directory
2 34 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 32 (27.59%) VMware ESXi
3 32 (27.59%) KVM
4 8 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) Puppet
1 16 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.52%) Oracle
2 18 (15.52%) Cisco
3 9 (7.76%) JBoss
4 7 (6.03%) Agilent
5 5 (4.31%) VMware
6 3 (2.59%) HP
7 2 (1.72%) NetApp
8 1 (0.86%) Zend
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