Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -20 -4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 135 120 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.94% 4.85% 5.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.88% 14.78% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 97 106
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,150 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,250 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.48% +3.75% -11.11%

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 1,241 812 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 36.18% 32.82% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 760 638 701
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,150 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +8.75% -

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 98 (72.59%) Linux
2 72 (53.33%) Python
3 62 (45.93%) WorldPay
4 50 (37.04%) Relational Database
5 47 (34.81%) Bash Shell
6 45 (33.33%) Service Management
7 42 (31.11%) Degree
8 41 (30.37%) Windows
9 40 (29.63%) Java
9 40 (29.63%) Oracle
9 40 (29.63%) DevOps
10 38 (28.15%) Test Automation
11 36 (26.67%) Shell Script
12 34 (25.19%) ITIL
13 33 (24.44%) Apache
13 33 (24.44%) Tomcat
13 33 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (24.44%) Ansible
13 33 (24.44%) Jenkins
14 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (23.70%) Configuration Management
15 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
16 30 (22.22%) C++
16 30 (22.22%) T-SQL
16 30 (22.22%) Task Automation
17 28 (20.74%) Linux Command Line
18 27 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (20.00%) Load Balancing
19 26 (19.26%) PowerShell
20 25 (18.52%) Computer Science

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 33 (24.44%) Apache
1 33 (24.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Weka
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.74%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.19%) GitHub
4 6 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (2.22%) SaaS
7 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.52%) Firewall
2 24 (17.78%) DNS
3 11 (8.15%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) MQTT
5 1 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.96%) MySQL
5 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.48%) Big Data
6 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (24.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.44%) CircleCI
2 6 (4.44%) GitLab
3 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.48%) Gatling
4 2 (1.48%) JBehave
4 2 (1.48%) JMeter
4 2 (1.48%) Selenium
4 2 (1.48%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
5 1 (0.74%) PostCSS
General
1 12 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (2.22%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.22%) Retail
3 2 (1.48%) Marketing
3 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (25.19%) Developer
2 31 (22.96%) Support Engineer
3 30 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
3 30 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 30 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
4 23 (17.04%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 23 (17.04%) Senior Applications Support
4 23 (17.04%) Senior Support Engineer
5 22 (16.30%) Senior Developer
6 20 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 16 (11.85%) C++ Developer
7 16 (11.85%) Graduate
8 15 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
8 15 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 15 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (9.63%) Python Developer
9 13 (9.63%) Software Engineer
10 12 (8.89%) Graduate Developer
10 12 (8.89%) Graduate Software Developer
10 12 (8.89%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.78%) Middleware
2 10 (7.41%) Django
2 10 (7.41%) J2EE
3 9 (6.67%) Flask
4 8 (5.93%) React
5 5 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (2.96%) scikit-learn
6 4 (2.96%) TensorFlow
6 4 (2.96%) Theano
6 4 (2.96%) Torch
6 4 (2.96%) Web Services
7 3 (2.22%) J2SE
8 2 (1.48%) RESTful
9 1 (0.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.74%) CSS3
9 1 (0.74%) HTML5
9 1 (0.74%) Kafka
9 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.74%) SQLAlchemy
9 1 (0.74%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Linux Command Line
2 25 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 25 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 24 (17.78%) Public Cloud
4 23 (17.04%) Fintech
5 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
6 8 (5.93%) Internet of Things
7 5 (3.70%) CUDA
7 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.96%) Smart Home
9 3 (2.22%) Clustering
9 3 (2.22%) Life Science
10 1 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.74%) CPLD
10 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 98 (72.59%) Linux
2 41 (30.37%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Solaris
4 3 (2.22%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.48%) Android
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.33%) Service Management
2 40 (29.63%) DevOps
3 38 (28.15%) Test Automation
4 34 (25.19%) ITIL
5 32 (23.70%) Configuration Management
5 32 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (22.22%) Task Automation
7 27 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 27 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
9 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (17.04%) Database Optimisation
10 23 (17.04%) Software Engineering
11 20 (14.81%) Unit Testing
12 17 (12.59%) Mathematics
13 12 (8.89%) Bug Management
13 12 (8.89%) Machine Learning
13 12 (8.89%) Physics
13 12 (8.89%) Technical Analysis
14 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (53.33%) Python
2 47 (34.81%) Bash Shell
3 40 (29.63%) Java
4 36 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 31 (22.96%) JavaScript
6 30 (22.22%) C++
6 30 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 26 (19.26%) PowerShell
8 25 (18.52%) Ruby
9 21 (15.56%) SQL
10 17 (12.59%) C
11 13 (9.63%) Perl
12 5 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) Clojure
13 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.74%) Erlang
13 1 (0.74%) Go
13 1 (0.74%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Degree
2 12 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.96%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.96%) PhD
4 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.96%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
1 24 (17.78%) Virtual Desktop
1 24 (17.78%) Virtual Servers
1 24 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (17.78%) vSphere
2 8 (5.93%) Docker
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (24.44%) Ansible
2 24 (17.78%) vCenter Server
2 24 (17.78%) vRealize
3 22 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (16.30%) Puppet
4 16 (11.85%) Terraform
5 5 (3.70%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) Consul
6 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.74%) logstash
6 1 (0.74%) Mesos
6 1 (0.74%) Nagios
6 1 (0.74%) Packer
6 1 (0.74%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 62 (45.93%) WorldPay
2 40 (29.63%) Oracle
3 25 (18.52%) Splunk
4 24 (17.78%) AppDynamics
4 24 (17.78%) BMC
4 24 (17.78%) Cisco
4 24 (17.78%) Citrix
4 24 (17.78%) F5
4 24 (17.78%) Fortinet
4 24 (17.78%) VMware
5 15 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 6 (4.44%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.22%) Sun
8 1 (0.74%) Cadence
8 1 (0.74%) EMC
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.74%) Veeam