Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 79 48
Rank change year-on-year -26 -31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unix 133 229 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.59% 3.50% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 14.65% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 105 134 324
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.02% +24.40%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,525
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 1097 1563 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.35% 23.91% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1220 1342
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £20,938 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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
Nottinghamshire -4 89 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Northamptonshire -27 20 £57,500 +55.41% 2
Leicestershire +25 11 £37,500 -2.60% 2
Derbyshire -15 8 - -
Lincolnshire +12 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 90 (67.67%) Linux
2 65 (48.87%) Java
3 52 (39.10%) Windows
4 43 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (32.33%) DevOps
5 40 (30.08%) Python
6 39 (29.32%) SQL
6 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
7 37 (27.82%) JavaScript
7 37 (27.82%) Ruby
8 35 (26.32%) Oracle
9 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (20.30%) Puppet
11 25 (18.80%) Jenkins
11 25 (18.80%) Configuration Management
12 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
12 23 (17.29%) PHP
13 22 (16.54%) Test Automation
13 22 (16.54%) QA
14 21 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (15.79%) Perl
14 21 (15.79%) .NET
14 21 (15.79%) Scrum
15 20 (15.04%) HTML
15 20 (15.04%) Firewall
15 20 (15.04%) REST
16 19 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
16 19 (14.29%) ITIL

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 19 (14.29%) JBoss
2 15 (11.28%) Apache
3 8 (6.02%) Confluence
4 7 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.51%) CloudStack
5 6 (4.51%) IIS
5 6 (4.51%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.51%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.50%) nginx
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.75%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.75%) SAS
9 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Magento
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.52%) Serverless
4 6 (4.51%) Office 365
5 4 (3.01%) SaaS
6 3 (2.26%) IaaS
7 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) Firewall
2 12 (9.02%) HTTP
2 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.02%) Network Security
4 7 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (5.26%) NAS
4 7 (5.26%) VSAN
5 5 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.01%) BGP
6 4 (3.01%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.01%) EIGRP
6 4 (3.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (3.01%) HSRP
6 4 (3.01%) IPsec
6 4 (3.01%) NX-OS
6 4 (3.01%) SSL
6 4 (3.01%) VRRP
6 4 (3.01%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.26%) ATM
8 2 (1.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
2 12 (9.02%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.52%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.77%) MySQL
5 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.26%) DB2
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.75%) Big Data
10 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.80%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.53%) JIRA
4 13 (9.77%) TeamCity
5 12 (9.02%) Selenium
6 11 (8.27%) WebDriver
7 10 (7.52%) JMeter
7 10 (7.52%) Subversion
8 9 (6.77%) Appium
8 9 (6.77%) Calabash
8 9 (6.77%) NeoLoad
9 8 (6.02%) JConsole
9 8 (6.02%) LoadRunner
9 8 (6.02%) The Grinder
9 8 (6.02%) VisualVM
10 7 (5.26%) Mercurial
11 6 (4.51%) Cucumber
12 4 (3.01%) JUnit
13 3 (2.26%) FitNesse
13 3 (2.26%) JBehave
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Retail
3 8 (6.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Games
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Law
5 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (14.29%) Developer
2 18 (13.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (10.53%) Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Software Engineer
4 11 (8.27%) Test Leader
5 10 (7.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) DBA
5 10 (7.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Tester
6 9 (6.77%) Administrator
6 9 (6.77%) IT Support
6 9 (6.77%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (6.02%) Automation Tester
7 8 (6.02%) Java Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Performance Test Leader
7 8 (6.02%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.79%) .NET
2 20 (15.04%) HTML
2 20 (15.04%) REST
3 19 (14.29%) CSS
4 17 (12.78%) HTML5
5 15 (11.28%) XML
6 13 (9.77%) Web Services
7 11 (8.27%) Node.js
8 10 (7.52%) J2EE
8 10 (7.52%) JSON
9 9 (6.77%) Spring
10 8 (6.02%) Ajax
10 8 (6.02%) CSS3
10 8 (6.02%) RESTful
10 8 (6.02%) WSDL
11 7 (5.26%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.26%) Java SE
12 6 (4.51%) jQuery
12 6 (4.51%) Symfony
13 5 (3.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.03%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.27%) Wiki
4 9 (6.77%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.02%) User Experience
6 7 (5.26%) CLARiiON
7 4 (3.01%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.26%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.50%) Clustering
9 2 (1.50%) CMDB
9 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 90 (67.67%) Linux
2 52 (39.10%) Windows
3 11 (8.27%) Solaris
3 11 (8.27%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.77%) AIX
5 8 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (32.33%) DevOps
2 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (18.80%) Configuration Management
4 22 (16.54%) Test Automation
5 21 (15.79%) Scrum
6 19 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (14.29%) ITIL
7 16 (12.03%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (12.03%) Software Engineering
7 16 (12.03%) Web Development
8 15 (11.28%) Open Source
9 12 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.27%) OO
10 11 (8.27%) TDD
11 10 (7.52%) Scenario Testing
12 9 (6.77%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 65 (48.87%) Java
2 40 (30.08%) Python
3 39 (29.32%) SQL
4 37 (27.82%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.82%) Ruby
5 23 (17.29%) PHP
6 21 (15.79%) Perl
7 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 18 (13.53%) C#
9 14 (10.53%) Bash Shell
10 9 (6.77%) C
10 9 (6.77%) C++
11 7 (5.26%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.01%) Tcl
13 2 (1.50%) COBOL
13 2 (1.50%) VBA
14 1 (0.75%) AWK
14 1 (0.75%) Korn
14 1 (0.75%) VB
14 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) CISSP
3 3 (2.26%) OCA
3 3 (2.26%) OCP
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.50%) MCSA
4 2 (1.50%) MCSE
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.50%) RHCT
5 1 (0.75%) APMP
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.54%) QA
2 8 (6.02%) PMO
3 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (3.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) COBIT
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (4.51%) vSphere
3 6 (4.51%) Xen
3 6 (4.51%) XenServer
4 2 (1.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (20.30%) Puppet
2 17 (12.78%) Ansible
3 16 (12.03%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.02%) Data Guard
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (4.51%) Cobbler
5 6 (4.51%) Terraform
5 6 (4.51%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.53%) Cisco
4 11 (8.27%) CheckPoint
4 11 (8.27%) F5
4 11 (8.27%) Palo Alto
4 11 (8.27%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.02%) Cognizant
5 8 (6.02%) Dynatrace
5 8 (6.02%) EMC
5 8 (6.02%) VMware
6 7 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 7 (5.26%) NetApp
7 6 (4.51%) EnterpriseDB
7 6 (4.51%) Kaspersky
8 5 (3.76%) IBM
9 4 (3.01%) Arista
9 4 (3.01%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.26%) Cognos
10 3 (2.26%) Progress