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

Unix
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 59 50
Rank change year-on-year -65 -9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Unix 106 288 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.98% 4.47% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.72% 17.02% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 85 196 311
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,200 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.97%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1090 1692 1650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.38% 26.24% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1377 1335
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,050 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 August 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 18 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
Nottinghamshire -41 57 £40,000 - 5
Northamptonshire -46 23 £41,500 +12.16% 4
Derbyshire -1 16 £41,500 +7.79%
Leicestershire +14 6 £38,750 -3.13% 4
Lincolnshire +10 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 61 (57.55%) Linux
2 46 (43.40%) Java
3 40 (37.74%) SQL
4 39 (36.79%) Oracle
5 34 (32.08%) Windows
6 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
8 19 (17.92%) Shell Script
8 19 (17.92%) JBoss
8 19 (17.92%) XML
9 18 (16.98%) DevOps
10 17 (16.04%) Data Centre
10 17 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
11 16 (15.09%) Configuration Management
11 16 (15.09%) Scrum
12 15 (14.15%) ITIL
12 15 (14.15%) Python
13 14 (13.21%) HTML
13 14 (13.21%) Oracle Database
14 13 (12.26%) QA
14 13 (12.26%) J2EE
14 13 (12.26%) CSS
14 13 (12.26%) Apache
14 13 (12.26%) Cisco
14 13 (12.26%) Firewall
14 13 (12.26%) Ruby
15 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
15 12 (11.32%) Jenkins

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 (17.92%) JBoss
2 13 (12.26%) Apache
3 8 (7.55%) Gentran
4 6 (5.66%) Confluence
4 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.77%) IIS
6 4 (3.77%) iPlanet
7 3 (2.83%) CloudStack
7 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.94%) SAS
9 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.83%) Magento
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.66%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) Firewall
2 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (7.55%) FTP
3 8 (7.55%) HTTP
3 8 (7.55%) NAS
3 8 (7.55%) VSAN
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.89%) BGP
5 2 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.89%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.89%) HSRP
5 2 (1.89%) IPsec
5 2 (1.89%) Network Security
5 2 (1.89%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.89%) SAN
5 2 (1.89%) SSL
5 2 (1.89%) VRRP
5 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.55%) MySQL
3 8 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.77%) DB2
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.49%) JIRA
4 8 (7.55%) JConsole
4 8 (7.55%) LoadRunner
4 8 (7.55%) NeoLoad
4 8 (7.55%) The Grinder
4 8 (7.55%) VisualVM
5 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.72%) Selenium
5 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.77%) Appium
6 4 (3.77%) Calabash
6 4 (3.77%) JMeter
6 4 (3.77%) JUnit
6 4 (3.77%) Subversion
7 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.89%) Gradle
General
1 10 (9.43%) Retail
2 8 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.66%) Finance
4 4 (3.77%) Marketing
5 3 (2.83%) Advertising
5 3 (2.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Analyst
2 16 (15.09%) Developer
2 16 (15.09%) Support Analyst
3 10 (9.43%) DBA
4 8 (7.55%) EDI Analyst
4 8 (7.55%) IT Support
4 8 (7.55%) Performance Test Leader
4 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) Test Leader
5 7 (6.60%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.60%) IT Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Java Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) XML
2 14 (13.21%) HTML
3 13 (12.26%) CSS
3 13 (12.26%) J2EE
4 12 (11.32%) REST
5 11 (10.38%) HTML5
6 9 (8.49%) Spring
7 8 (7.55%) .NET
7 8 (7.55%) EDI
7 8 (7.55%) EDIFACT
7 8 (7.55%) JSON
7 8 (7.55%) RESTful
7 8 (7.55%) WSDL
8 6 (5.66%) Ajax
8 6 (5.66%) Node.js
8 6 (5.66%) Web Services
9 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.72%) Java SE
10 4 (3.77%) CSS3
10 4 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) CLARiiON
3 8 (7.55%) TRADACOMS
4 7 (6.60%) Wiki
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.66%) User Experience
6 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.77%) Clustering
7 2 (1.89%) CMDB
7 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 61 (57.55%) Linux
2 34 (32.08%) Windows
3 9 (8.49%) AIX
3 9 (8.49%) Solaris
4 8 (7.55%) HPUX
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.98%) DevOps
3 17 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (15.09%) Configuration Management
4 16 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (15.09%) Scrum
5 15 (14.15%) ITIL
6 11 (10.38%) Incident Management
6 11 (10.38%) Test Automation
7 10 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.43%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.43%) Web Development
7 10 (9.43%) Workflow
8 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.49%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.40%) Java
2 40 (37.74%) SQL
3 19 (17.92%) Shell Script
4 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.15%) Python
6 13 (12.26%) Ruby
7 10 (9.43%) Bash Shell
7 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.55%) ActionScript
8 8 (7.55%) ActionScript 2.0
8 8 (7.55%) C#
8 8 (7.55%) Perl
9 7 (6.60%) PHP
10 5 (4.72%) C++
11 3 (2.83%) AWK
11 3 (2.83%) C
11 3 (2.83%) sed
12 2 (1.89%) COBOL
12 2 (1.89%) Tcl
12 2 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) OCA
2 4 (3.77%) OCP
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.89%) RHCE
5 1 (0.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MCSA
5 1 (0.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.94%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) QA
2 8 (7.55%) PMO
2 8 (7.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.72%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.83%) vSphere
4 3 (2.83%) Xen
4 3 (2.83%) XenServer
5 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Puppet
2 7 (6.60%) Data Guard
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.83%) Ansible
4 3 (2.83%) Cobbler
4 3 (2.83%) Terraform
4 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.89%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.94%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.94%) Netcool
6 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (36.79%) Oracle
2 13 (12.26%) Cisco
3 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.43%) CheckPoint
4 10 (9.43%) F5
4 10 (9.43%) Palo Alto
5 9 (8.49%) SAP
5 9 (8.49%) VMware
6 8 (7.55%) Cognizant
6 8 (7.55%) Dynatrace
6 8 (7.55%) EMC
6 8 (7.55%) NetApp
7 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.66%) Kaspersky
9 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
10 4 (3.77%) IBM
11 3 (2.83%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (1.89%) Arista
12 2 (1.89%) hybris
12 2 (1.89%) Informatica