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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 39 32
Rank change year-on-year -35 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 41 86 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.06% 6.22% 7.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.43% 19.55% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 67 86
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 393 440 522
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 29.31% 31.84% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 284 366 460
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Unix.

1 90 (76.92%) Linux
2 59 (50.43%) Python
3 49 (41.88%) Windows
3 49 (41.88%) Degree
4 32 (27.35%) Perl
5 30 (25.64%) Mathematics
6 29 (24.79%) C++
7 28 (23.93%) SQL
8 26 (22.22%) Firewall
8 26 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 26 (22.22%) VMware
8 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 25 (21.37%) Java
10 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
11 23 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (17.95%) HTML
12 21 (17.95%) Oracle
12 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (16.24%) C
14 17 (14.53%) Cisco
15 16 (13.68%) CSS
16 15 (12.82%) Web Services
16 15 (12.82%) XML
16 15 (12.82%) HTML5
17 14 (11.97%) Configuration Management
18 13 (11.11%) Apache
19 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
19 12 (10.26%) MySQL
19 12 (10.26%) C#

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 13 (11.11%) Apache
2 9 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.27%) IIS
3 5 (4.27%) JBoss
3 5 (4.27%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.42%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) Luigi
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.22%) Firewall
2 12 (10.26%) Network Security
2 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.55%) HTTP
4 8 (6.84%) Internet
5 7 (5.98%) DNS
5 7 (5.98%) LAN
5 7 (5.98%) VPN
6 6 (5.13%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (5.13%) VLAN
6 6 (5.13%) WAN
7 5 (4.27%) IPsec
7 5 (4.27%) ISDN
7 5 (4.27%) SAN
8 3 (2.56%) DHCP
8 3 (2.56%) Skype
8 3 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.56%) Wireless
9 2 (1.71%) 802.11
9 2 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) MySQL
2 11 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.27%) Lumira
4 5 (4.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (4.27%) Spotfire
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.56%) Big Data
5 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.71%) JIRA
5 2 (1.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.71%) Mocha
6 1 (0.85%) Ant
6 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (8.55%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Law
3 4 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Developer
2 18 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Graduate
4 14 (11.97%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Administrator
6 7 (5.98%) Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.13%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.13%) Development Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Software Development Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) HTML
2 16 (13.68%) CSS
3 15 (12.82%) HTML5
3 15 (12.82%) Web Services
3 15 (12.82%) XML
4 9 (7.69%) J2EE
4 9 (7.69%) REST
5 6 (5.13%) .NET
6 5 (4.27%) Catalyst
6 5 (4.27%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.27%) jQuery
6 5 (4.27%) JSP
6 5 (4.27%) RESTful
6 5 (4.27%) SOAP
6 5 (4.27%) Spring
6 5 (4.27%) Spring MVC
6 5 (4.27%) Spring Security
6 5 (4.27%) XSD
7 4 (3.42%) MyBatis
7 4 (3.42%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 23 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) User Experience
4 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.56%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.56%) Life Science
6 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (76.92%) Linux
2 49 (41.88%) Windows
3 12 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.13%) Solaris
5 5 (4.27%) Debian
5 5 (4.27%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.71%) CentOS
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) HPUX
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) Mathematics
2 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.97%) Configuration Management
5 12 (10.26%) Bioinformatics
6 11 (9.40%) Machine Learning
6 11 (9.40%) Physics
7 10 (8.55%) DNA
7 10 (8.55%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (7.69%) MVC
9 8 (6.84%) Analytics
9 8 (6.84%) DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) Project Management
9 8 (6.84%) Web Development
10 7 (5.98%) ITIL
10 7 (5.98%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (5.98%) Workflow
11 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.13%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.13%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.43%) Python
2 32 (27.35%) Perl
3 29 (24.79%) C++
4 28 (23.93%) SQL
5 25 (21.37%) Java
6 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.24%) C
8 12 (10.26%) C#
9 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.27%) PHP
11 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.27%) Ruby
11 5 (4.27%) VBA
12 4 (3.42%) Assembly Language
12 4 (3.42%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.42%) R
13 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 49 (41.88%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) PhD
3 3 (2.56%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.27%) iptables
3 5 (4.27%) pfSense
3 5 (4.27%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.56%) Docker
6 2 (1.71%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) KVM
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Puppet
2 3 (2.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.71%) Ansible
3 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.71%) Salt
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) VMware
2 21 (17.95%) Oracle
3 17 (14.53%) Cisco
4 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.13%) Brocade
5 6 (5.13%) Intel
6 5 (4.27%) Serena
7 4 (3.42%) NetApp
7 4 (3.42%) Sun
8 3 (2.56%) Citrix
8 3 (2.56%) IBM
8 3 (2.56%) Perforce
9 1 (0.85%) Cognos
9 1 (0.85%) HP
9 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.85%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) Tableau
9 1 (0.85%) Veeam
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