Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 93 44
Rank change year-on-year -10 -49 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unix 144 184 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.79% 3.03% 5.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 13.48% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 122 93 297
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,650 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,500 £58,300
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,123 1,365 1,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.73% 22.49% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1,035 1,317
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the East Midlands

Unix
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Unix in the East Midlands

Unix
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in the East Midlands

Unix
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Nottinghamshire +16 85 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Northamptonshire -15 29 £57,500 +4.55% 16
Leicestershire +10 16 £33,750 -12.34% 1
Derbyshire -15 8 - - 3
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 87 (60.42%) Linux
2 61 (42.36%) Java
3 58 (40.28%) Windows
4 46 (31.94%) Python
5 45 (31.25%) DevOps
6 40 (27.78%) Ruby
7 38 (26.39%) Oracle
8 36 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
10 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 31 (21.53%) SQL
13 30 (20.83%) ITIL
14 28 (19.44%) Puppet
15 27 (18.75%) Perl
16 26 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
17 25 (17.36%) Jenkins
17 25 (17.36%) PHP
17 25 (17.36%) Firewall
17 25 (17.36%) Finance
18 23 (15.97%) Microsoft
19 22 (15.28%) Shell Script
19 22 (15.28%) Configuration Management
20 21 (14.58%) C#
20 21 (14.58%) Oracle Database
20 21 (14.58%) Ansible
20 21 (14.58%) Windows Server
21 20 (13.89%) Open Source
21 20 (13.89%) Test Automation

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (9.03%) Apache
1 13 (9.03%) JBoss
2 10 (6.94%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.17%) Confluence
4 6 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.47%) nginx
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.78%) IIS
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle UPK
7 3 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.08%) CloudStack
7 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.39%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.69%) SAS
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.42%) IaaS
4 11 (7.64%) SaaS
5 8 (5.56%) Office 365
6 7 (4.86%) Serverless
7 6 (4.17%) PaaS
8 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.36%) Firewall
2 12 (8.33%) Network Security
3 9 (6.25%) HTTP
4 5 (3.47%) ATM
4 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.78%) BGP
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.78%) EIGRP
5 4 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (2.78%) HSRP
5 4 (2.78%) IPsec
5 4 (2.78%) NAS
5 4 (2.78%) NX-OS
5 4 (2.78%) SSL
5 4 (2.78%) VRRP
5 4 (2.78%) VSAN
5 4 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.56%) MySQL
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.39%) DB2
9 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.69%) Big Data
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.36%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.33%) JIRA
3 12 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.64%) Selenium
5 10 (6.94%) JMeter
5 10 (6.94%) Subversion
5 10 (6.94%) WebDriver
6 9 (6.25%) Appium
6 9 (6.25%) Calabash
7 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.47%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.78%) JUnit
9 3 (2.08%) Gradle
10 2 (1.39%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.39%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.39%) gulp
10 2 (1.39%) JBehave
10 2 (1.39%) Maven
10 2 (1.39%) NeoLoad
General
1 25 (17.36%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Retail
3 5 (3.47%) Games
4 3 (2.08%) Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Law
5 2 (1.39%) Advertising
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (13.89%) Analyst
3 17 (11.81%) Developer
4 15 (10.42%) Administrator
5 13 (9.03%) DBA
6 12 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (6.94%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.94%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.25%) IT Analyst
8 9 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.56%) Tester
10 7 (4.86%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.50%) REST
2 17 (11.81%) .NET
2 17 (11.81%) Web Services
3 15 (10.42%) HTML
4 14 (9.72%) CSS
5 12 (8.33%) HTML5
5 12 (8.33%) XML
6 11 (7.64%) Middleware
7 10 (6.94%) J2EE
8 8 (5.56%) Node.js
8 8 (5.56%) Spring
9 7 (4.86%) JSON
10 5 (3.47%) Ajax
10 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.47%) CSS3
10 5 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (3.47%) Java SE
10 5 (3.47%) jQuery
10 5 (3.47%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (2.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.64%) Wiki
3 9 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.47%) Raspberry Pi
7 5 (3.47%) User Experience
8 4 (2.78%) CLARiiON
8 4 (2.78%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.39%) Clustering
10 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.39%) iSeries
11 1 (0.69%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 87 (60.42%) Linux
2 58 (40.28%) Windows
3 21 (14.58%) Windows Server
4 17 (11.81%) Solaris
5 9 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.86%) AIX
7 5 (3.47%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.78%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (2.08%) HPUX
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.69%) CentOS
11 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.25%) DevOps
2 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (20.83%) ITIL
4 22 (15.28%) Configuration Management
5 20 (13.89%) Open Source
5 20 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 19 (13.19%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (13.19%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.72%) Patch Management
7 14 (9.72%) Web Development
8 12 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.64%) OOP
9 11 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (7.64%) Scrum
9 11 (7.64%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.94%) OO
11 9 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 9 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.36%) Java
2 46 (31.94%) Python
3 40 (27.78%) Ruby
4 36 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (21.53%) SQL
6 27 (18.75%) Perl
7 25 (17.36%) PHP
8 22 (15.28%) Shell Script
9 21 (14.58%) C#
10 19 (13.19%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.56%) C
12 7 (4.86%) C++
13 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.78%) Apex Code
14 4 (2.78%) COBOL
14 4 (2.78%) Tcl
15 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.69%) AWK
16 1 (0.69%) VB
16 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) CISSP
2 11 (7.64%) Degree
3 6 (4.17%) CISM
4 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.39%) MCSA
5 2 (1.39%) MCSE
5 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) RHCT
6 1 (0.69%) APMP
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) QA
2 9 (6.25%) SLA
3 8 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (2.08%) COBIT
5 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.69%) PMO
6 1 (0.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.17%) Docker
3 6 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.08%) vSphere
4 3 (2.08%) Xen
4 3 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (19.44%) Puppet
2 21 (14.58%) Ansible
3 17 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.47%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.78%) Terraform
7 3 (2.08%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.08%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (26.39%) Oracle
2 23 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.72%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco
4 10 (6.94%) IBM
4 10 (6.94%) VMware
5 8 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 8 (5.56%) F5
5 8 (5.56%) Palo Alto
6 6 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.17%) Citrix
6 6 (4.17%) EMC
7 5 (3.47%) HP
8 4 (2.78%) Arista
8 4 (2.78%) Google
8 4 (2.78%) NetApp
8 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.78%) Sourcefire
8 4 (2.78%) Teradata
9 3 (2.08%) Cognos