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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 40 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 50 79 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.05% 5.30% 7.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 18.63% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 90
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 £35,000 £29,900 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £80,000 £55,500
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 380 424 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 30.79% 28.44% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 276 336 438
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cambridge

Unix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 95 (73.08%) Linux
2 58 (44.62%) Degree
3 57 (43.85%) Python
4 54 (41.54%) Windows
5 42 (32.31%) SQL
6 38 (29.23%) Java
7 36 (27.69%) Mathematics
8 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (24.62%) C++
9 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 29 (22.31%) Oracle
12 28 (21.54%) Firewall
12 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
13 27 (20.77%) HTML
13 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
13 27 (20.77%) Perl
14 25 (19.23%) XML
15 24 (18.46%) VMware
16 21 (16.15%) Web Services
17 19 (14.62%) Apache
17 19 (14.62%) CSS
17 19 (14.62%) C
17 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (13.85%) HTML5
18 18 (13.85%) C#
18 18 (13.85%) Finance
19 16 (12.31%) J2EE
19 16 (12.31%) Cisco
20 15 (11.54%) Internet

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 19 (14.62%) Apache
2 15 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 15 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.15%) JBoss
4 5 (3.85%) IIS
4 5 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.08%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.77%) Confluence
8 1 (0.77%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.54%) Firewall
2 15 (11.54%) Internet
3 14 (10.77%) HTTP
3 14 (10.77%) Network Security
4 11 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.38%) DNS
5 7 (5.38%) LAN
5 7 (5.38%) VPN
6 6 (4.62%) Software-Defined Networking
6 6 (4.62%) VLAN
6 6 (4.62%) WAN
7 5 (3.85%) IPsec
7 5 (3.85%) ISDN
7 5 (3.85%) SAN
8 3 (2.31%) DHCP
8 3 (2.31%) Wireless
9 2 (1.54%) Bluetooth
9 2 (1.54%) LDAP
9 2 (1.54%) SMTP
9 2 (1.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) MySQL
2 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (6.92%) Lumira
3 9 (6.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (6.92%) Spotfire
4 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.31%) Big Data
6 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.31%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.54%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.77%) GIS
8 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.77%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (1.54%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.54%) Mocha
4 1 (0.77%) Ant
4 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.77%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.77%) Selenium
4 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Law
2 6 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.54%) French Language
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Graduate
3 16 (12.31%) Software Engineer
4 14 (10.77%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Architect
5 10 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.15%) Data Scientist
6 8 (6.15%) Support Specialist
6 8 (6.15%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.62%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (4.62%) Applications Support Specialist
8 6 (4.62%) Consultant
8 6 (4.62%) Development Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.77%) HTML
2 25 (19.23%) XML
3 21 (16.15%) Web Services
4 19 (14.62%) CSS
5 18 (13.85%) HTML5
6 16 (12.31%) J2EE
7 12 (9.23%) .NET
7 12 (9.23%) REST
8 8 (6.15%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.15%) jQuery
8 8 (6.15%) JSP
8 8 (6.15%) RESTful
8 8 (6.15%) SOAP
8 8 (6.15%) Spring
8 8 (6.15%) Spring MVC
8 8 (6.15%) Spring Security
8 8 (6.15%) XSD
9 7 (5.38%) iBATIS
9 7 (5.38%) J2SE
9 7 (5.38%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.69%) User Experience
4 7 (5.38%) Clustering
5 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.31%) Life Science
8 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.77%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.77%) Fintech
9 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 95 (73.08%) Linux
2 54 (41.54%) Windows
3 13 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.15%) Solaris
5 7 (5.38%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.85%) Debian
6 5 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.69%) Mathematics
2 32 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
4 14 (10.77%) Physics
5 13 (10.00%) Project Management
6 12 (9.23%) Analytics
6 12 (9.23%) Bioinformatics
6 12 (9.23%) MVC
7 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 10 (7.69%) DNA
7 10 (7.69%) Statistics
7 10 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.92%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.92%) ETL
8 9 (6.92%) Scrum
9 8 (6.15%) OO
9 8 (6.15%) Release Management
9 8 (6.15%) SOA
9 8 (6.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.85%) Python
2 42 (32.31%) SQL
3 38 (29.23%) Java
4 32 (24.62%) C++
5 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
5 27 (20.77%) Perl
6 19 (14.62%) C
7 18 (13.85%) C#
8 9 (6.92%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.15%) VBA
10 7 (5.38%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.38%) R
11 5 (3.85%) PHP
11 5 (3.85%) Ruby
12 4 (3.08%) Assembly Language
12 4 (3.08%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.54%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 58 (44.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) PhD
3 3 (2.31%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MCITP
5 1 (0.77%) MCP
5 1 (0.77%) MCSE
5 1 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.85%) iptables
3 5 (3.85%) pfSense
3 5 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.77%) Docker
4 1 (0.77%) KVM
4 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.77%) vSphere
4 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) SCCM
2 3 (2.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.54%) Salt
4 1 (0.77%) Nagios
4 1 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (22.31%) Oracle
2 24 (18.46%) VMware
3 16 (12.31%) Cisco
4 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.38%) Sun
6 6 (4.62%) Brocade
6 6 (4.62%) Intel
7 5 (3.85%) Serena
8 4 (3.08%) NetApp
9 3 (2.31%) Citrix
9 3 (2.31%) Cognos
9 3 (2.31%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.31%) IBM
9 3 (2.31%) SAP
9 3 (2.31%) Tableau
10 1 (0.77%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.77%) Perforce
10 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.77%) Veeam
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