Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 125 132 165
Rank change year-on-year +7 +33 -89
Permanent jobs citing Unix 55 108 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.54% 2.09% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.01% 8.43% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 88
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,625 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,656 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £68,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.73% +37.50% -9.09%
75th Percentile £72,813 £77,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £84,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 785 1,281 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.00% 24.82% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 562 983 1,795
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £33,875 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the East of England

Unix
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in the East of England.

Salary trend for Unix in the East of England

Unix
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Unix in the East of England

Unix
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +9 29 £60,000 -4.00% 8
Hertfordshire +26 9 £72,500 +38.10% 8
Bedfordshire +2 9 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Suffolk +26 8 £72,500 -17.14% 1
Norfolk +17 3 £42,500 - 1
Essex 0 3 £72,500 +62.44% 5
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Unix.

1 34 (61.82%) Linux
1 34 (61.82%) Degree
2 29 (52.73%) Python
3 24 (43.64%) AWS
4 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.09%) DevOps
6 15 (27.27%) Node.js
7 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
8 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.82%) C++
10 11 (20.00%) C
10 11 (20.00%) Windows
10 11 (20.00%) Cisco
10 11 (20.00%) Ansible
10 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 10 (18.18%) Puppet
12 9 (16.36%) Electronics
12 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.36%) SQL
12 9 (16.36%) Law
12 9 (16.36%) JIRA
12 9 (16.36%) Open Source
12 9 (16.36%) REST
12 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (14.55%) Docker
13 8 (14.55%) Azure

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.91%) Camunda
1 6 (10.91%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (10.91%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.82%) assyst
2 1 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (43.64%) AWS
2 8 (14.55%) Azure
3 6 (10.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (10.91%) Boomi
3 6 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (10.91%) IaaS
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (10.91%) SaaS
3 6 (10.91%) ServiceMax
4 5 (9.09%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (9.09%) GCP
5 4 (7.27%) Serverless
6 3 (5.45%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.64%) GitHub
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.82%) RFID
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) JIRA
3 7 (12.73%) GCC
4 6 (10.91%) Robot Framework
4 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
5 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.64%) GitLab
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.36%) Electronics
1 9 (16.36%) Law
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Architect
2 9 (16.36%) Technical Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Automation Architect
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Network Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Network Technical Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Graduate
6 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) Node.js
2 9 (16.36%) REST
3 7 (12.73%) Django
3 7 (12.73%) Flask
3 7 (12.73%) RESTful
4 6 (10.91%) Middleware
4 6 (10.91%) OpenDaylight
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
5 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.64%) React
5 2 (3.64%) Spring
5 2 (3.64%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) Bottle
6 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.82%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) Laravel
6 1 (1.82%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.82%) Swagger
6 1 (1.82%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.64%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Life Science
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Verilog
5 1 (1.82%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) Mac OS
4 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Debian
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) DevOps
3 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
6 9 (16.36%) Open Source
7 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
7 7 (12.73%) Product Requirements
7 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
8 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
8 6 (10.91%) ERP
8 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (10.91%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.91%) Workflow
9 4 (7.27%) TDD
10 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Python
2 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) C++
4 11 (20.00%) C
5 9 (16.36%) SQL
6 6 (10.91%) Java
7 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.27%) Perl
8 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.45%) Go
10 2 (3.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.82%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.82%) Scala
11 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.82%) VB
11 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (61.82%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.82%) LPIC
5 1 (1.82%) PhD
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
2 7 (12.73%) Firmware
3 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.82%) KVM
5 1 (1.82%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Ansible
2 10 (18.18%) Puppet
3 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.91%) Kubernetes
4 6 (10.91%) Salt
5 5 (9.09%) Terraform
6 3 (5.45%) SCCM
7 2 (3.64%) Istio
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.64%) Nagios
7 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Cisco
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Arista
3 6 (10.91%) Dell
3 6 (10.91%) JD Edwards
3 6 (10.91%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) Google
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix
7 2 (3.64%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.64%) Juniper
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.82%) Cadence
8 1 (1.82%) CyberArk