Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 100 34
Rank change year-on-year +42 -66 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 98 74 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.06% 2.71% 7.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.94% 8.95% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 128
Cambridge median annual salary £44,582 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.45% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,568 £29,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,491 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.28% -8.42% +5.56%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 821 827 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.01% 30.27% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 511 650 698
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,375 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Cambridge

Unix
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Unix in Cambridge

Unix
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Cambridge over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 74 (75.51%) Linux
2 38 (38.78%) Python
2 38 (38.78%) WorldPay
3 33 (33.67%) DevOps
3 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
4 31 (31.63%) Windows
4 31 (31.63%) Configuration Management
5 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (27.55%) Jenkins
6 25 (25.51%) SQL
7 24 (24.49%) Degree
8 23 (23.47%) Oracle
9 22 (22.45%) Linux Command Line
10 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (21.43%) DNS
10 21 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 21 (21.43%) Firewall
10 21 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 21 (21.43%) Puppet
11 20 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
12 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (19.39%) Bash Shell
13 18 (18.37%) Ansible
13 18 (18.37%) Ruby
14 17 (17.35%) Java
15 16 (16.33%) Shell Script
16 15 (15.31%) BMC
16 15 (15.31%) Cisco

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) Apache Pig
1 6 (6.12%) Apache Solr
1 6 (6.12%) Apache Spark
1 6 (6.12%) SAS
2 4 (4.08%) Apache
2 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.24%) GitHub
4 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.06%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.43%) DNS
1 21 (21.43%) Firewall
2 8 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.12%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.12%) SSL
4 4 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (2.04%) BGP
5 2 (2.04%) OSPF
6 1 (1.02%) HTTP
6 1 (1.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.14%) HBase
4 6 (6.12%) Apache Hive
4 6 (6.12%) Apache Zeppelin
4 6 (6.12%) Power BI
4 6 (6.12%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (27.55%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.18%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.12%) Gatling
4 6 (6.12%) JBehave
4 6 (6.12%) JMeter
4 6 (6.12%) Selenium
4 6 (6.12%) SoapUI
4 6 (6.12%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (4.08%) Gradle
6 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.06%) Clang
6 3 (3.06%) CMake
6 3 (3.06%) JIRA
6 3 (3.06%) JUnit
7 2 (2.04%) Appium
7 2 (2.04%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.02%) GitLab
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Law
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.33%) Administrator
2 15 (15.31%) Developer
3 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) DBA
6 9 (9.18%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (9.18%) Senior DBA
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 8 (8.16%) Graduate
8 7 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 7 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Hadoop Administrator
9 6 (6.12%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.12%) Test Leader
9 6 (6.12%) Test Team Leader
10 5 (5.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Middleware
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (7.14%) Kafka
4 6 (6.12%) LDAP
4 6 (6.12%) RESTful
4 6 (6.12%) SparkR
5 3 (3.06%) POSIX
6 2 (2.04%) .NET
7 1 (1.02%) CSS
7 1 (1.02%) Django
7 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.02%) HTML
7 1 (1.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 15 (15.31%) Public Cloud
4 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.04%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (75.51%) Linux
2 31 (31.63%) Windows
3 9 (9.18%) Solaris
4 6 (6.12%) VMS
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) DevOps
1 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
2 31 (31.63%) Configuration Management
3 27 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.31%) Continuous Deployment
7 14 (14.29%) Service Management
8 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
9 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.22%) Open Source
11 10 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (10.20%) ITIL
11 10 (10.20%) TDD
12 9 (9.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (9.18%) Database Security
12 9 (9.18%) Open Source Development
13 8 (8.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.78%) Python
2 25 (25.51%) SQL
3 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.39%) Bash Shell
5 18 (18.37%) Ruby
6 17 (17.35%) Java
7 16 (16.33%) Shell Script
8 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
9 11 (11.22%) Perl
10 9 (9.18%) C++
10 9 (9.18%) PL/SQL
11 7 (7.14%) C
12 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.06%) R
14 2 (2.04%) C#
14 2 (2.04%) PHP
15 1 (1.02%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) CISA
3 1 (1.02%) CISM
3 1 (1.02%) CISSP
3 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.02%) PhD
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.12%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.31%) Virtual Desktop
2 15 (15.31%) Virtual Servers
2 15 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.31%) vSphere
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (7.14%) Docker
5 6 (6.12%) HDFS
5 6 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (21.43%) Puppet
2 18 (18.37%) Ansible
3 15 (15.31%) vCenter Server
3 15 (15.31%) vRealize
4 11 (11.22%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (10.20%) Terraform
6 9 (9.18%) Data Guard
6 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 9 (9.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (6.12%) Ambari
7 6 (6.12%) Backup Exec
7 6 (6.12%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (6.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (6.12%) Kubernetes
7 6 (6.12%) Oozie
Vendors
1 38 (38.78%) WorldPay
2 23 (23.47%) Oracle
3 15 (15.31%) AppDynamics
3 15 (15.31%) BMC
3 15 (15.31%) Cisco
3 15 (15.31%) Citrix
3 15 (15.31%) F5
3 15 (15.31%) Fortinet
3 15 (15.31%) Splunk
3 15 (15.31%) VMware
4 10 (10.20%) ServiceNow
5 6 (6.12%) EMC
5 6 (6.12%) SAP
5 6 (6.12%) Veeam