Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 65 52
Rank change year-on-year -21 -13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 161 136 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.51% 3.95% 4.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 12.56% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 138
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.70% +1.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,650 £26,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,150 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,552 1,083 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.79% 31.49% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 984 839 936
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,250 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Cambridgeshire

Unix
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 143 £50,000 +25.00% 24
Peterborough -15 11 £32,500 -31.58%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 121 (75.16%) Linux
2 76 (47.20%) Python
3 67 (41.61%) WorldPay
4 59 (36.65%) Relational Database
5 58 (36.02%) Windows
6 53 (32.92%) Java
6 53 (32.92%) Oracle
7 50 (31.06%) Bash Shell
8 48 (29.81%) Degree
9 47 (29.19%) Service Management
10 43 (26.71%) DevOps
11 41 (25.47%) Apache
11 41 (25.47%) Tomcat
11 41 (25.47%) Test Automation
12 40 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (24.22%) JavaScript
14 37 (22.98%) Configuration Management
14 37 (22.98%) Shell Script
15 36 (22.36%) ITIL
15 36 (22.36%) Amazon AWS
15 36 (22.36%) Ansible
15 36 (22.36%) Jenkins
15 36 (22.36%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (21.12%) C++
18 31 (19.25%) Data Centre
18 31 (19.25%) Linux Command Line
19 30 (18.63%) Task Automation
19 30 (18.63%) T-SQL
19 30 (18.63%) Load Balancing

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 41 (25.47%) Apache
1 41 (25.47%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.97%) GlassFish
2 8 (4.97%) JBoss
3 3 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Weka
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.62%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (3.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.36%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.45%) GitHub
4 6 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.86%) SaaS
7 2 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.39%) Firewall
2 27 (16.77%) DNS
3 11 (6.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.24%) Network Security
4 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) MQTT
5 1 (0.62%) SMS
5 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (36.65%) Relational Database
2 21 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.07%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (6.83%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (2.48%) MySQL
8 4 (2.48%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.24%) Big Data
9 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (22.36%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.97%) PROIV
3 6 (3.73%) CircleCI
3 6 (3.73%) GitLab
4 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.48%) JIRA
5 3 (1.86%) CppUnit
5 3 (1.86%) Subversion
6 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.24%) Gatling
6 2 (1.24%) JBehave
6 2 (1.24%) JMeter
6 2 (1.24%) Selenium
6 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.62%) Maven
7 1 (0.62%) PostCSS
General
1 13 (8.07%) Finance
2 3 (1.86%) Aerospace
2 3 (1.86%) Retail
3 2 (1.24%) Marketing
3 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (24.22%) Developer
2 33 (20.50%) Support Engineer
3 30 (18.63%) Applications Engineer
3 30 (18.63%) Applications Support
3 30 (18.63%) Applications Support Engineer
4 25 (15.53%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 23 (14.29%) Senior Applications Support
5 23 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
6 22 (13.66%) Senior Developer
7 17 (10.56%) Automation Engineer
7 17 (10.56%) Graduate
7 17 (10.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (9.94%) C++ Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Software Engineer
9 15 (9.32%) C++ Software Developer
9 15 (9.32%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (8.07%) DBA
10 13 (8.07%) Python Developer
11 12 (7.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.77%) Middleware
2 10 (6.21%) Django
2 10 (6.21%) J2EE
3 9 (5.59%) Flask
4 8 (4.97%) React
5 6 (3.73%) HTML
5 6 (3.73%) HTML5
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (3.11%) Moose
7 4 (2.48%) scikit-learn
7 4 (2.48%) TensorFlow
7 4 (2.48%) Theano
7 4 (2.48%) Torch
7 4 (2.48%) Web Services
8 3 (1.86%) J2SE
8 3 (1.86%) JDBC
8 3 (1.86%) JNI
8 3 (1.86%) ODBC
8 3 (1.86%) POSIX
9 2 (1.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Data Centre
1 31 (19.25%) Linux Command Line
2 27 (16.77%) Public Cloud
3 25 (15.53%) Computer Science
4 23 (14.29%) Fintech
5 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (8.07%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (4.97%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.97%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.11%) CUDA
9 4 (2.48%) Smart Home
10 3 (1.86%) Clustering
10 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.86%) Life Science
11 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.62%) CPLD
12 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 121 (75.16%) Linux
2 58 (36.02%) Windows
3 12 (7.45%) Solaris
4 9 (5.59%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.86%) AIX
5 3 (1.86%) Android
5 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.86%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.19%) Service Management
2 43 (26.71%) DevOps
3 41 (25.47%) Test Automation
4 40 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (22.98%) Configuration Management
6 36 (22.36%) ITIL
6 36 (22.36%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (18.63%) Load Balancing
8 30 (18.63%) Task Automation
9 28 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
10 26 (16.15%) Software Engineering
11 23 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
12 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing
13 18 (11.18%) Mathematics
14 16 (9.94%) OO
15 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 12 (7.45%) Bug Management
16 12 (7.45%) Physics
16 12 (7.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.20%) Python
2 53 (32.92%) Java
3 50 (31.06%) Bash Shell
4 39 (24.22%) JavaScript
5 37 (22.98%) Shell Script
6 34 (21.12%) C++
7 30 (18.63%) T-SQL
8 29 (18.01%) PowerShell
8 29 (18.01%) SQL
9 28 (17.39%) Ruby
10 21 (13.04%) C
10 21 (13.04%) Perl
11 6 (3.73%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.62%) Clojure
12 1 (0.62%) Erlang
12 1 (0.62%) Go
12 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.62%) R
12 1 (0.62%) VB
12 1 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 48 (29.81%) Degree
2 12 (7.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.97%) MCDBA
3 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.11%) PhD
5 4 (2.48%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.62%) OCA
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.62%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.86%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (16.77%) Active Directory
1 27 (16.77%) Virtual Desktop
1 27 (16.77%) Virtual Servers
1 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (16.77%) vSphere
2 8 (4.97%) Docker
3 7 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (22.36%) Ansible
2 27 (16.77%) vCenter Server
2 27 (16.77%) vRealize
3 24 (14.91%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (14.91%) Puppet
4 18 (11.18%) Terraform
5 6 (3.73%) Data Guard
5 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.86%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.62%) Consul
7 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.62%) logstash
7 1 (0.62%) Mesos
7 1 (0.62%) Nagios
7 1 (0.62%) Packer
7 1 (0.62%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 67 (41.61%) WorldPay
2 53 (32.92%) Oracle
3 28 (17.39%) Splunk
4 27 (16.77%) AppDynamics
4 27 (16.77%) BMC
4 27 (16.77%) Cisco
4 27 (16.77%) Citrix
4 27 (16.77%) F5
4 27 (16.77%) Fortinet
4 27 (16.77%) VMware
5 22 (13.66%) ServiceNow
6 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.73%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.11%) NGA Human Resources
9 3 (1.86%) EMC
9 3 (1.86%) Sun
9 3 (1.86%) Veeam
10 1 (0.62%) Cadence