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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -40 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 46 103 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.52% 4.92% 5.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.52% 16.83% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 80 89
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 540 612 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.57% 29.21% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 405 516 575
Median salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -36 42 £43,000 +7.50% 5
Peterborough +5 2 £31,000 -22.50%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 94 (71.76%) Linux
2 60 (45.80%) Python
3 51 (38.93%) Windows
4 48 (36.64%) Degree
5 41 (31.30%) SQL
6 35 (26.72%) Oracle
7 32 (24.43%) Perl
8 31 (23.66%) Mathematics
9 28 (21.37%) C++
10 26 (19.85%) Firewall
10 26 (19.85%) VMware
10 26 (19.85%) Software Engineering
11 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (18.32%) Computer Science
11 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
12 23 (17.56%) Java
13 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (14.50%) C
16 18 (13.74%) HTML
17 17 (12.98%) Cisco
18 16 (12.21%) C#
19 15 (11.45%) Configuration Management
20 14 (10.69%) MVC
20 14 (10.69%) Finance
20 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
20 14 (10.69%) CSS
20 14 (10.69%) HTML5
21 13 (9.92%) High Availability
21 13 (9.92%) ITIL

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 12 (9.16%) Apache
2 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.11%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.82%) IIS
3 5 (3.82%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.05%) JBoss
4 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.85%) Firewall
2 12 (9.16%) Network Security
2 12 (9.16%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.11%) HTTP
4 7 (5.34%) Internet
4 7 (5.34%) LAN
4 7 (5.34%) VPN
5 6 (4.58%) DNS
5 6 (4.58%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (4.58%) VLAN
5 6 (4.58%) WAN
6 5 (3.82%) IPsec
6 5 (3.82%) ISDN
6 5 (3.82%) SAN
7 3 (2.29%) DHCP
7 3 (2.29%) Skype
7 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.29%) Wireless
8 2 (1.53%) LDAP
8 2 (1.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) MySQL
3 10 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.82%) Lumira
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.82%) Spotfire
7 3 (2.29%) Big Data
8 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.76%) GIS
9 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.29%) PROIV
5 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.53%) JIRA
5 2 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.53%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.53%) Mocha
6 1 (0.76%) Ant
6 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.76%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Law
3 4 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.29%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (21.37%) Developer
2 19 (14.50%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Graduate
5 13 (9.92%) Administrator
6 9 (6.87%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 7 (5.34%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.34%) Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.58%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.58%) DBA
9 6 (4.58%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.58%) Software Development Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) HTML
2 14 (10.69%) CSS
2 14 (10.69%) HTML5
3 13 (9.92%) Web Services
3 13 (9.92%) XML
4 10 (7.63%) .NET
5 8 (6.11%) J2EE
5 8 (6.11%) REST
6 6 (4.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.58%) WCF
7 5 (3.82%) Catalyst
8 4 (3.05%) Django
8 4 (3.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.05%) jQuery
8 4 (3.05%) RESTful
8 4 (3.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (3.05%) Spring
8 4 (3.05%) Spring MVC
8 4 (3.05%) Spring Security
8 4 (3.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.87%) User Experience
4 7 (5.34%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.05%) Clustering
6 3 (2.29%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.53%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 94 (71.76%) Linux
2 51 (38.93%) Windows
3 12 (9.16%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.87%) Solaris
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.82%) Debian
7 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.29%) AIX
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.53%) CentOS
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) HPUX
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) Mathematics
2 26 (19.85%) Software Engineering
3 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.45%) Configuration Management
5 14 (10.69%) MVC
6 13 (9.92%) High Availability
6 13 (9.92%) ITIL
7 12 (9.16%) Bioinformatics
7 12 (9.16%) Machine Learning
8 11 (8.40%) OO
9 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.63%) DNA
9 10 (7.63%) Physics
9 10 (7.63%) Virtual Environments
10 9 (6.87%) DevOps
10 9 (6.87%) Web Development
11 8 (6.11%) Analytics
12 7 (5.34%) Open Source
12 7 (5.34%) Statistical Analysis
12 7 (5.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.80%) Python
2 41 (31.30%) SQL
3 32 (24.43%) Perl
4 28 (21.37%) C++
5 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
6 23 (17.56%) Java
7 19 (14.50%) C
8 16 (12.21%) C#
9 11 (8.40%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.87%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.82%) PHP
11 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.82%) VBA
12 4 (3.05%) Assembly Language
12 4 (3.05%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.05%) R
12 4 (3.05%) Ruby
13 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.53%) F#
14 2 (1.53%) ML
Qualifications
1 48 (36.64%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) OCA
2 6 (4.58%) OCP
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) PhD
4 3 (2.29%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.87%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.82%) iptables
3 5 (3.82%) pfSense
3 5 (3.82%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.29%) Docker
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.53%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) KVM
7 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Data Guard
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.82%) Puppet
3 3 (2.29%) SCCM
4 2 (1.53%) Ansible
4 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.53%) Salt
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (26.72%) Oracle
2 26 (19.85%) VMware
3 17 (12.98%) Cisco
4 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.34%) SAP
6 6 (4.58%) Brocade
6 6 (4.58%) Intel
7 5 (3.82%) Serena
8 4 (3.05%) NetApp
8 4 (3.05%) Sun
9 3 (2.29%) Citrix
9 3 (2.29%) IBM
9 3 (2.29%) Perforce
10 1 (0.76%) Cognos
10 1 (0.76%) HP
10 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.76%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.76%) Tableau
10 1 (0.76%) Veeam
Cambridge
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 5 days ago