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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -47 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 192 379 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.06% 5.19% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.18% 20.73% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 129 278 253
Median salary £47,125 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.72% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1457 1828 2205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.24% 25.02% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1493 1784
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -5.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the East of England

Unix
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -24 82 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Cambridgeshire -33 46 £42,500 - 5
Essex +12 38 £33,000 -26.66% 4
Bedfordshire -30 12 £50,000 - 5
Norfolk - 9 £32,500 - 1
Suffolk -3 7 £35,000 -
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Unix.

1 315 (67.02%) Linux
2 186 (39.57%) Oracle
3 181 (38.51%) SQL
4 177 (37.66%) Java
5 136 (28.94%) Windows
6 125 (26.60%) Python
7 109 (23.19%) Finance
8 105 (22.34%) Shell Script
9 91 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (16.81%) Oracle Database
11 76 (16.17%) Degree
12 71 (15.11%) Solaris
12 71 (15.11%) ITIL
13 69 (14.68%) Microsoft
14 68 (14.47%) XML
15 67 (14.26%) WebLogic
16 66 (14.04%) SQL Server
17 65 (13.83%) Perl
18 60 (12.77%) SOAP
19 59 (12.55%) DevOps
19 59 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (11.49%) PL/SQL
20 54 (11.49%) Web Services
20 54 (11.49%) SOA
20 54 (11.49%) Firewall
20 54 (11.49%) VMware
20 54 (11.49%) Software Engineering
21 52 (11.06%) High Availability
22 51 (10.85%) JavaScript
23 49 (10.43%) Analytical Skills

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 67 (14.26%) WebLogic
2 33 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (6.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 25 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 24 (5.11%) Apache
6 22 (4.68%) WebSphere
7 16 (3.40%) JBoss
8 10 (2.13%) Confluence
8 10 (2.13%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.70%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.06%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.06%) Captiva
11 5 (1.06%) Documentum
11 5 (1.06%) IIS
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (5.96%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (8.30%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (5.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.77%) Magento
3 13 (2.77%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.13%) Office 365
4 5 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.06%) IaaS
5 3 (0.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 54 (11.49%) Firewall
2 41 (8.72%) HTTP
3 31 (6.60%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.32%) DNS
5 23 (4.89%) VPN
6 22 (4.68%) Network Security
7 20 (4.26%) Internet
8 19 (4.04%) LAN
9 17 (3.62%) WAN
10 16 (3.40%) FTP
11 15 (3.19%) IPsec
12 14 (2.98%) LDAP
13 13 (2.77%) SAN
13 13 (2.77%) SMTP
14 11 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (2.13%) DHCP
15 10 (2.13%) IMAP
15 10 (2.13%) VoIP
16 8 (1.70%) Extranet
16 8 (1.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.81%) Oracle Database
2 66 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 44 (9.36%) Oracle Database 12c
4 42 (8.94%) MySQL
5 41 (8.72%) Relational Database
6 39 (8.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (7.02%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.77%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.55%) DB2
10 10 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.49%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (0.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 37 (7.87%) Selenium
2 36 (7.66%) JIRA
3 28 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.96%) HP UFT
4 20 (4.26%) Ant
5 18 (3.83%) Maven
6 17 (3.62%) WebDriver
7 15 (3.19%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.77%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.13%) JUnit
10 9 (1.91%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.91%) Subversion
11 8 (1.70%) LoadRunner
12 7 (1.49%) ClearQuest
12 7 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (1.49%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.64%) JBehave
14 3 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 109 (23.19%) Finance
2 22 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.62%) Banking
4 16 (3.40%) Advertising
5 7 (1.49%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.28%) Law
7 5 (1.06%) Marketing
7 5 (1.06%) Retail
8 4 (0.85%) Games
8 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.64%) Automotive
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Publishing
10 2 (0.43%) French Language
10 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (19.15%) Developer
2 78 (16.60%) Analyst
3 73 (15.53%) DBA
4 62 (13.19%) Oracle DBA
5 50 (10.64%) Administrator
6 37 (7.87%) Test Analyst
7 35 (7.45%) Support Engineer
8 31 (6.60%) Software Engineer
9 29 (6.17%) Architect
10 25 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
11 24 (5.11%) Unix Analyst
12 23 (4.89%) SQL Analyst
13 22 (4.68%) Linux Support
14 20 (4.26%) SAP Developer
14 20 (4.26%) SAP PI Developer
15 19 (4.04%) Network Engineer
16 18 (3.83%) Automation Test Analyst
17 17 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
17 17 (3.62%) Systems Analyst
17 17 (3.62%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (14.47%) XML
2 60 (12.77%) SOAP
3 54 (11.49%) Web Services
4 46 (9.79%) HTML
5 44 (9.36%) REST
6 43 (9.15%) Middleware
7 32 (6.81%) JDBC
8 30 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 30 (6.38%) Spring
9 25 (5.32%) J2EE
10 21 (4.47%) XSLT
11 20 (4.26%) EDI
11 20 (4.26%) EDIFACT
11 20 (4.26%) Hibernate
11 20 (4.26%) SAP PI
12 19 (4.04%) CSS
13 18 (3.83%) HTML5
14 14 (2.98%) .NET
15 13 (2.77%) RESTful
16 12 (2.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.98%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.13%) Clustering
6 9 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.91%) User Experience
7 7 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.28%) PACS
9 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.85%) e-Health
10 4 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.85%) LPAR
11 3 (0.64%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.64%) Fintech
11 3 (0.64%) Life Science
12 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 315 (67.02%) Linux
2 136 (28.94%) Windows
3 71 (15.11%) Solaris
4 28 (5.96%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.34%) AIX
6 11 (2.34%) Mac OS
7 9 (1.91%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.49%) Debian
9 7 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (0.85%) CentOS
12 4 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (15.11%) ITIL
3 59 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (12.55%) DevOps
4 54 (11.49%) SOA
4 54 (11.49%) Software Engineering
5 52 (11.06%) High Availability
6 45 (9.57%) OO
7 43 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (8.09%) OOD
9 37 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (7.66%) Mathematics
11 35 (7.45%) UML
12 34 (7.23%) Scrum
13 33 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (6.81%) TDD
15 30 (6.38%) Business Activity Monitoring
16 26 (5.53%) Problem Management
17 25 (5.32%) Configuration Management
17 25 (5.32%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (38.51%) SQL
2 177 (37.66%) Java
3 125 (26.60%) Python
4 105 (22.34%) Shell Script
5 65 (13.83%) Perl
6 54 (11.49%) PL/SQL
7 51 (10.85%) JavaScript
8 41 (8.72%) C#
9 40 (8.51%) Bash Shell
10 37 (7.87%) C++
11 22 (4.68%) C
11 22 (4.68%) PHP
12 20 (4.26%) XQuery
13 9 (1.91%) Ruby
14 6 (1.28%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.06%) Jython
15 5 (1.06%) VB
16 4 (0.85%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (16.17%) Degree
2 26 (5.53%) OCP
2 26 (5.53%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (2.98%) OCA
4 13 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.49%) CCNA
8 6 (1.28%) CCNP
9 5 (1.06%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.06%) CEH
9 5 (1.06%) JNCIP
9 5 (1.06%) MCP
9 5 (1.06%) MCSA
9 5 (1.06%) MCSE
9 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.53%) QA
2 20 (4.26%) SLA
3 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 42 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 26 (5.53%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.34%) vSphere
6 10 (2.13%) Docker
6 10 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.28%) iptables
7 6 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (1.06%) pfSense
8 5 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.85%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.43%) Ceph
10 2 (0.43%) KVM
10 2 (0.43%) Samba
10 2 (0.43%) Xen
11 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
11 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (7.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 31 (6.60%) Data Guard
3 17 (3.62%) Puppet
4 16 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (2.77%) Ansible
7 11 (2.34%) Nagios
7 11 (2.34%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (1.06%) CFEngine
9 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.06%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.85%) OpenView
10 4 (0.85%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 3 (0.64%) Grafana
11 3 (0.64%) Salt
11 3 (0.64%) SCCM
11 3 (0.64%) Terraform
12 2 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 186 (39.57%) Oracle
2 69 (14.68%) Microsoft
3 54 (11.49%) VMware
4 41 (8.72%) Cisco
5 29 (6.17%) SAP
6 26 (5.53%) IBM
7 19 (4.04%) HP
8 14 (2.98%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.77%) Citrix
9 13 (2.77%) NetApp
10 11 (2.34%) Sybase
11 9 (1.91%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.70%) Juniper
13 7 (1.49%) Intel
14 6 (1.28%) Brocade
14 6 (1.28%) CA
14 6 (1.28%) EMC
15 5 (1.06%) Google
15 5 (1.06%) Serena
15 5 (1.06%) Sun
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set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + standard benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Cambridge
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits
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Cambridge
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
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