Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -68 -2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unix 86 182 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.28% 5.09% 4.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.25% 16.76% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 59 147 155
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £80,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

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 1043 1086 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.69% 30.38% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 827 911 966
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,088
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -65 75 £46,902 +4.23% 8
Peterborough -11 5 £40,500 -14.74% 2
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 76 (88.37%) Linux
2 47 (54.65%) Python
3 44 (51.16%) Degree
4 34 (39.53%) Windows
5 28 (32.56%) OO
5 28 (32.56%) Perl
6 24 (27.91%) C++
6 24 (27.91%) Mathematics
6 24 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 22 (25.58%) Java
8 21 (24.42%) SQL
8 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (22.09%) Machine Learning
10 18 (20.93%) Relational Database
10 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
11 17 (19.77%) DevOps
12 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
13 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
14 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
14 14 (16.28%) Bioinformatics
15 12 (13.95%) Mac OS
15 12 (13.95%) Internet
15 12 (13.95%) HTML
16 11 (12.79%) OOD
16 11 (12.79%) Objective-C
16 11 (12.79%) User Experience
17 10 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
17 10 (11.63%) TDD
17 10 (11.63%) Oracle

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 6 (6.98%) Apache
1 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
1 6 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.16%) DNN
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) GitHub
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Internet
2 8 (9.30%) Firewall
2 8 (9.30%) Network Security
3 3 (3.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) Ethereal
4 1 (1.16%) Intranet
4 1 (1.16%) LAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMS
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
4 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) CppUnit
4 2 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Hudson
5 1 (1.16%) PROIV
5 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.79%) C++ Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Graduate
5 10 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Junior
7 8 (9.30%) Junior DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Python Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Python Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) HTML
2 9 (10.47%) HTML5
2 9 (10.47%) Moose
3 6 (6.98%) J2EE
3 6 (6.98%) J2SE
4 5 (5.81%) Django
4 5 (5.81%) Flask
4 5 (5.81%) POSIX
4 5 (5.81%) React
5 4 (4.65%) Web Services
6 3 (3.49%) CSS
6 3 (3.49%) JSON
6 3 (3.49%) REST
6 3 (3.49%) XML
7 2 (2.33%) JDBC
7 2 (2.33%) JNI
7 2 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.33%) ODBC
8 1 (1.16%) RESTful
8 1 (1.16%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.79%) User Experience
4 6 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.98%) Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Smart Home
6 2 (2.33%) CMDB
7 1 (1.16%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.16%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (88.37%) Linux
2 34 (39.53%) Windows
3 12 (13.95%) Mac OS
4 9 (10.47%) Solaris
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.49%) AIX
7 2 (2.33%) CentOS
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) OO
2 24 (27.91%) Mathematics
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.09%) Machine Learning
5 17 (19.77%) DevOps
6 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
7 14 (16.28%) Bioinformatics
7 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.79%) OOD
9 10 (11.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (11.63%) Open Source
9 10 (11.63%) TDD
10 9 (10.47%) Informatics
10 9 (10.47%) Open Source Development
10 9 (10.47%) People Management
11 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.98%) OWASP
12 6 (6.98%) Physics
12 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.65%) Python
2 28 (32.56%) Perl
3 24 (27.91%) C++
4 22 (25.58%) Java
5 21 (24.42%) SQL
6 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.79%) Objective-C
8 9 (10.47%) JavaScript
9 8 (9.30%) C
10 4 (4.65%) R
11 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.16%) PHP
12 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.16%) Ruby
12 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (51.16%) Degree
2 24 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.98%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.16%) LPIC
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
2 1 (1.16%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.16%) Grafana
2 1 (1.16%) Munin
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Salt
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Sun
3 5 (5.81%) VMware
4 3 (3.49%) Perforce
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.33%) BMC
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Remedy
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco
6 1 (1.16%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) Lattice Semiconductor