Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 72 47
Rank change year-on-year -45 -25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Unix 113 240 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.26% 3.67% 5.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.35% 14.64% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 91 155 322
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,150 £57,500
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 1092 1639 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.88% 25.06% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1301 1341
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 21 October 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 21 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
Nottinghamshire -17 75 £42,500 - 3
Northamptonshire -36 20 £57,500 +55.41%
Derbyshire -11 8 £41,500 +2.47% 1
Leicestershire +19 7 £37,500 -2.60% 2
Lincolnshire +8 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unix.

1 76 (67.26%) Linux
2 58 (51.33%) Java
3 38 (33.63%) Windows
4 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (30.09%) Oracle
6 32 (28.32%) SQL
6 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
7 31 (27.43%) Python
8 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
9 28 (24.78%) DevOps
10 26 (23.01%) Ruby
11 25 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (18.58%) Puppet
12 21 (18.58%) Configuration Management
13 18 (15.93%) XML
13 18 (15.93%) QA
13 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
13 18 (15.93%) Data Centre
14 17 (15.04%) REST
14 17 (15.04%) Scrum
14 17 (15.04%) CSS
14 17 (15.04%) HTML
14 17 (15.04%) Cisco
14 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
14 17 (15.04%) Firewall
15 16 (14.16%) Shell Script
15 16 (14.16%) JBoss
15 16 (14.16%) Perl
15 16 (14.16%) Web Development
15 16 (14.16%) 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 16 (14.16%) JBoss
2 15 (13.27%) Apache
3 7 (6.19%) Confluence
3 7 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.54%) CloudStack
6 4 (3.54%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.54%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.77%) Gentran
8 2 (1.77%) IIS
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.88%) SAS
9 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Magento
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.77%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.08%) Serverless
3 6 (5.31%) Office 365
4 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.04%) Firewall
2 13 (11.50%) HTTP
2 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (7.96%) NAS
3 9 (7.96%) VSAN
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.42%) BGP
5 5 (4.42%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (4.42%) EIGRP
5 5 (4.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (4.42%) HSRP
5 5 (4.42%) IPsec
5 5 (4.42%) Network Security
5 5 (4.42%) NX-OS
5 5 (4.42%) SSL
5 5 (4.42%) VRRP
5 5 (4.42%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.77%) FTP
6 2 (1.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.42%) MySQL
4 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.65%) DB2
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.50%) JIRA
4 8 (7.08%) JConsole
4 8 (7.08%) LoadRunner
4 8 (7.08%) NeoLoad
4 8 (7.08%) Selenium
4 8 (7.08%) The Grinder
4 8 (7.08%) VisualVM
4 8 (7.08%) WebDriver
5 7 (6.19%) Appium
5 7 (6.19%) Calabash
5 7 (6.19%) JMeter
5 7 (6.19%) Mercurial
6 6 (5.31%) Subversion
7 5 (4.42%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.65%) JUnit
10 2 (1.77%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (9.73%) Retail
2 10 (8.85%) Finance
3 8 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (15.04%) Developer
2 15 (13.27%) Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Network Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) DBA
4 10 (8.85%) Firewall Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Administrator
5 9 (7.96%) IT Support
5 9 (7.96%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (7.96%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Test Leader
5 9 (7.96%) Tester
6 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Performance Test Leader
6 8 (7.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.93%) XML
2 17 (15.04%) CSS
2 17 (15.04%) HTML
2 17 (15.04%) REST
3 15 (13.27%) .NET
3 15 (13.27%) HTML5
4 10 (8.85%) JSON
4 10 (8.85%) Web Services
5 9 (7.96%) J2EE
5 9 (7.96%) Node.js
5 9 (7.96%) Spring
6 8 (7.08%) Ajax
6 8 (7.08%) RESTful
6 8 (7.08%) WSDL
7 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.19%) Java SE
8 6 (5.31%) CSS3
9 5 (4.42%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (4.42%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (4.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.73%) Wiki
4 9 (7.96%) CLARiiON
5 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.08%) User Experience
6 7 (6.19%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.42%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.77%) Clustering
8 2 (1.77%) CMDB
8 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.77%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 76 (67.26%) Linux
2 38 (33.63%) Windows
3 11 (9.73%) Solaris
4 9 (7.96%) AIX
5 7 (6.19%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.77%) HPUX
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
8 1 (0.88%) SUSE
8 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) DevOps
3 25 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (18.58%) Configuration Management
5 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.04%) Scrum
7 16 (14.16%) Web Development
8 15 (13.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.50%) ITIL
9 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
10 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (9.73%) Open Source
11 10 (8.85%) Scenario Testing
11 10 (8.85%) TDD
12 9 (7.96%) OO
12 9 (7.96%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.08%) Performance Testing
13 8 (7.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.33%) Java
2 32 (28.32%) SQL
3 31 (27.43%) Python
4 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
5 26 (23.01%) Ruby
6 16 (14.16%) Perl
6 16 (14.16%) Shell Script
7 15 (13.27%) C#
8 13 (11.50%) PHP
9 11 (9.73%) Bash Shell
10 9 (7.96%) C++
11 7 (6.19%) C
11 7 (6.19%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.42%) Tcl
13 2 (1.77%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.77%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (1.77%) COBOL
13 2 (1.77%) VBA
14 1 (0.88%) AWK
14 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) OCA
2 3 (2.65%) OCP
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.77%) MCSA
3 2 (1.77%) MCSE
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.77%) RHCT
4 1 (0.88%) APMP
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) QA
2 8 (7.08%) PMO
3 4 (3.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.31%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.54%) vSphere
4 4 (3.54%) Xen
4 4 (3.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Puppet
2 10 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.96%) Ansible
4 8 (7.08%) Data Guard
4 8 (7.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (3.54%) Cobbler
5 4 (3.54%) Terraform
5 4 (3.54%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Nagios
7 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Oracle
2 17 (15.04%) Cisco
2 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.39%) CheckPoint
3 14 (12.39%) F5
3 14 (12.39%) Palo Alto
4 10 (8.85%) EMC
4 10 (8.85%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.85%) VMware
5 9 (7.96%) NetApp
6 8 (7.08%) Cognizant
6 8 (7.08%) Dynatrace
7 6 (5.31%) Atlassian
7 6 (5.31%) Kaspersky
8 5 (4.42%) Arista
8 5 (4.42%) IBM
8 5 (4.42%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.54%) EnterpriseDB
10 3 (2.65%) Cognos
10 3 (2.65%) Progress