Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 54 49
Rank change year-on-year -69 -5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 82 183 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.18% 4.82% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 16.04% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 145 164
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £29,228
90th Percentile £52,500 £80,000 £64,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 1032 1141 1191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.49% 30.03% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 812 963 1011
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,600 £60,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 August 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 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 -63 75 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Peterborough -4 5 £31,000 -34.74%
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 67 (81.71%) Linux
2 47 (57.32%) Python
3 35 (42.68%) Degree
4 32 (39.02%) Windows
5 31 (37.80%) Mathematics
6 28 (34.15%) Perl
7 26 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 24 (29.27%) C++
9 21 (25.61%) Configuration Management
10 20 (24.39%) DevOps
11 19 (23.17%) Machine Learning
11 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
12 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
13 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (17.07%) SQL
14 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (15.85%) Artificial Intelligence
15 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
16 12 (14.63%) OO
16 12 (14.63%) Java
16 12 (14.63%) C
17 11 (13.41%) Firewall
17 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
18 10 (12.20%) Network Security
19 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
20 7 (8.54%) Puppet
20 7 (8.54%) Open Source
20 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 7 (8.54%) Physics
20 7 (8.54%) Jenkins

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 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) DNN
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) Firewall
2 10 (12.20%) Network Security
3 7 (8.54%) HTTP
4 6 (7.32%) Internet
5 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.88%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (3.66%) Skype
7 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.44%) VPN
9 1 (1.22%) BGP
9 1 (1.22%) Ethereal
9 1 (1.22%) IPsec
9 1 (1.22%) ISDN
9 1 (1.22%) MPLS
9 1 (1.22%) VLAN
9 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) Big Data
4 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.66%) PROIV
5 1 (1.22%) Hudson
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.88%) Law
1 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Graduate
3 14 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (13.41%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Junior
6 9 (10.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) C++ Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Junior DevOps
8 7 (8.54%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Linux Scripter
8 7 (8.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (6.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Development Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Junior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) HTML
1 6 (7.32%) POSIX
2 4 (4.88%) Catalyst
3 3 (3.66%) CSS
3 3 (3.66%) HTML5
3 3 (3.66%) J2EE
3 3 (3.66%) J2SE
3 3 (3.66%) JSON
3 3 (3.66%) Moose
3 3 (3.66%) REST
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
3 3 (3.66%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.22%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.22%) STL
4 1 (1.22%) Theano
4 1 (1.22%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.66%) Clustering
6 3 (3.66%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.44%) CMDB
8 1 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 67 (81.71%) Linux
2 32 (39.02%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) Solaris
4 6 (7.32%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.66%) AIX
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Debian
7 1 (1.22%) HPUX
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Mathematics
2 21 (25.61%) Configuration Management
3 20 (24.39%) DevOps
4 19 (23.17%) Machine Learning
5 16 (19.51%) Software Engineering
6 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.85%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.63%) OO
9 7 (8.54%) Open Source
9 7 (8.54%) Physics
9 7 (8.54%) SDLC
10 6 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.32%) OOD
10 6 (7.32%) Test Management
11 5 (6.10%) Bioinformatics
12 4 (4.88%) Bug Management
12 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) Python
2 28 (34.15%) Perl
3 24 (29.27%) C++
4 14 (17.07%) SQL
5 12 (14.63%) C
5 12 (14.63%) Java
6 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.32%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.88%) R
10 2 (2.44%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.44%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.22%) Ruby
11 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (42.68%) Degree
2 26 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.10%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) LPIC
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.32%) Docker
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) iptables
4 1 (1.22%) pfSense
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.22%) Nagios
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle
1 7 (8.54%) VMware
2 6 (7.32%) Perforce
3 4 (4.88%) Brocade
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Sun
5 2 (2.44%) BMC
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.44%) Remedy
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Lattice Semiconductor