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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 54 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.01% 7.35% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.42% 19.35% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 15
Average salary £27,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
113 155 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.74% 37.99% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 102 140 105
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
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 31 August 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 -24 4 £22,500 -47.05%
Bury St Edmunds +9 1 £33,000 -22.35%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (40.00%) CCNP
6 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (40.00%) MCSE
6 8 (40.00%) Release Management
6 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.00%) Selenium
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) VisiBroker

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) VDSL
5 1 (5.00%) DSL
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) VisiBroker
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 8 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate Software Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) OSGi
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Release Management
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (15.00%) Test Management
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCSE
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) CCNA
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) KVM
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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