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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 47 71
Rank change year-on-year -37 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 214 327 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.51% 4.81% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 19.81% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 163 260 209
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

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 1569 1651 2141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.73% 24.28% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1402 1655
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -18 94 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Essex +24 43 £33,500 -27.95% 2
Cambridgeshire -54 35 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Bedfordshire -13 28 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Suffolk -5 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Norfolk - 7 £47,500 - 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 295 (69.09%) Linux
2 183 (42.86%) Oracle
3 171 (40.05%) Java
4 153 (35.83%) SQL
5 134 (31.38%) Python
6 128 (29.98%) Windows
7 104 (24.36%) Shell Script
8 81 (18.97%) DevOps
9 77 (18.03%) Finance
9 77 (18.03%) Degree
10 76 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (16.86%) Perl
11 72 (16.86%) Oracle Database
12 65 (15.22%) Solaris
13 61 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 60 (14.05%) Web Services
14 60 (14.05%) ITIL
14 60 (14.05%) Software Engineering
15 57 (13.35%) Microsoft
16 55 (12.88%) PL/SQL
17 54 (12.65%) WebLogic
17 54 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (12.41%) XML
19 52 (12.18%) Performance Tuning
20 51 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
21 49 (11.48%) VMware
21 49 (11.48%) SOAP
22 48 (11.24%) SOA
23 47 (11.01%) Firewall
24 46 (10.77%) MySQL

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 54 (12.65%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.26%) Apache
2 31 (7.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (5.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 17 (3.98%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.28%) JBoss
7 9 (2.11%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.87%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.41%) CMS
9 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.17%) Confluence
10 5 (1.17%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.94%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.94%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.70%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.87%) Magento
4 6 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.34%) Office 365
4 8 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.87%) IaaS
5 5 (1.17%) SaaS
6 4 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.23%) GitHub
9 1 (0.23%) Linode
9 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.01%) Firewall
2 35 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 32 (7.49%) HTTP
4 25 (5.85%) VPN
5 21 (4.92%) DNS
6 19 (4.45%) Internet
6 19 (4.45%) SAN
7 18 (4.22%) Network Security
8 14 (3.28%) IMAP
8 14 (3.28%) SMTP
9 11 (2.58%) LDAP
10 10 (2.34%) SSH
10 10 (2.34%) VLAN
11 9 (2.11%) IPsec
11 9 (2.11%) NAS
12 8 (1.87%) FTP
12 8 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (1.87%) iSCSI
13 7 (1.64%) ICMP
13 7 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.86%) Oracle Database
2 61 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 51 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 46 (10.77%) MySQL
4 46 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 26 (6.09%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (2.81%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.17%) DB2
12 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.47%) Big Data
13 2 (0.47%) Spotfire
13 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.32%) JIRA
2 25 (5.85%) Selenium
3 20 (4.68%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.75%) HP UFT
5 15 (3.51%) Ant
5 15 (3.51%) WebDriver
6 12 (2.81%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.58%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.58%) Maven
7 11 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (2.58%) Subversion
8 8 (1.87%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.41%) JUnit
9 6 (1.41%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.17%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.17%) Toad
11 4 (0.94%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.94%) JBehave
11 4 (0.94%) PROIV
General
1 77 (18.03%) Finance
2 25 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.15%) Banking
4 13 (3.04%) Retail
5 12 (2.81%) Advertising
6 9 (2.11%) Automotive
6 9 (2.11%) Publishing
7 7 (1.64%) Back Office
8 6 (1.41%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.41%) Military
9 5 (1.17%) Law
10 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.23%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (17.10%) Developer
2 66 (15.46%) DBA
3 57 (13.35%) Administrator
3 57 (13.35%) Oracle DBA
4 53 (12.41%) Analyst
5 35 (8.20%) Architect
6 30 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 29 (6.79%) Support Engineer
8 28 (6.56%) Software Engineer
9 25 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
9 25 (5.85%) SQL Analyst
10 24 (5.62%) Junior
11 23 (5.39%) Unix Analyst
12 22 (5.15%) Test Analyst
13 19 (4.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 18 (4.22%) Graduate
14 18 (4.22%) Systems Analyst
15 17 (3.98%) Linux Support
16 16 (3.75%) Automation Test Analyst
16 16 (3.75%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.05%) Web Services
2 53 (12.41%) XML
3 49 (11.48%) SOAP
4 44 (10.30%) REST
5 40 (9.37%) HTML
6 34 (7.96%) Middleware
7 23 (5.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 21 (4.92%) Spring
9 19 (4.45%) J2EE
9 19 (4.45%) JDBC
10 13 (3.04%) XSLT
11 12 (2.81%) EDI
11 12 (2.81%) EDIFACT
11 12 (2.81%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.81%) IDoc
11 12 (2.81%) J2SE
11 12 (2.81%) Java EE
11 12 (2.81%) SAP PI
12 11 (2.58%) CSS
13 9 (2.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.07%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.22%) Client/Server
4 16 (3.75%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.58%) Clustering
5 11 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.64%) Fintech
8 6 (1.41%) PACS
9 5 (1.17%) Replication
10 4 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.94%) PKI
11 3 (0.70%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 295 (69.09%) Linux
2 128 (29.98%) Windows
3 65 (15.22%) Solaris
4 26 (6.09%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.81%) AIX
6 11 (2.58%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.87%) CentOS
7 8 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.64%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.41%) Mac OS X Server
9 6 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.17%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.97%) DevOps
2 76 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.05%) ITIL
3 60 (14.05%) Software Engineering
4 54 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (12.18%) Performance Tuning
6 48 (11.24%) SOA
7 42 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (9.37%) Mathematics
8 40 (9.37%) Test Automation
9 39 (9.13%) OO
10 35 (8.20%) High Availability
11 34 (7.96%) UML
12 30 (7.03%) Configuration Management
13 28 (6.56%) OOD
14 27 (6.32%) Wealth Management
15 25 (5.85%) Business Activity Monitoring
16 24 (5.62%) TDD
17 22 (5.15%) Scrum
18 21 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (40.05%) Java
2 153 (35.83%) SQL
3 134 (31.38%) Python
4 104 (24.36%) Shell Script
5 72 (16.86%) Perl
6 55 (12.88%) PL/SQL
7 44 (10.30%) Bash Shell
8 37 (8.67%) JavaScript
9 33 (7.73%) C++
10 27 (6.32%) C#
11 25 (5.85%) C
12 17 (3.98%) Korn
12 17 (3.98%) PHP
13 12 (2.81%) XQuery
14 9 (2.11%) R
15 7 (1.64%) Ruby
15 7 (1.64%) Scala
16 6 (1.41%) Jython
17 5 (1.17%) AWK
17 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (18.03%) Degree
2 29 (6.79%) OCP
2 29 (6.79%) Oracle Certification
3 22 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.81%) OCA
5 8 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.87%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.64%) CCNA
6 7 (1.64%) PhD
7 6 (1.41%) AWS Certification
8 5 (1.17%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.17%) MCP
8 5 (1.17%) MCSA
8 5 (1.17%) MCSE
8 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.94%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.94%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.85%) SLA
2 19 (4.45%) QA
3 8 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.41%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 36 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.98%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (3.51%) Docker
5 12 (2.81%) vSphere
6 11 (2.58%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.87%) KVM
8 8 (1.87%) XenServer
9 4 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.70%) iptables
11 2 (0.47%) pfSense
11 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (7.96%) Data Guard
2 33 (7.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 33 (7.73%) Puppet
3 32 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (6.09%) Ansible
5 14 (3.28%) Nagios
6 13 (3.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (1.87%) SCOM
8 6 (1.41%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.17%) CFEngine
9 5 (1.17%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (0.70%) SCCM
12 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.47%) Terraform
13 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
13 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 183 (42.86%) Oracle
2 57 (13.35%) Microsoft
3 49 (11.48%) VMware
4 32 (7.49%) Cisco
5 24 (5.62%) IBM
5 24 (5.62%) SAP
6 20 (4.68%) Citrix
7 17 (3.98%) HP
8 16 (3.75%) NetApp
9 12 (2.81%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.34%) Sybase
11 9 (2.11%) Google
12 6 (1.41%) Adobe
12 6 (1.41%) Sun
12 6 (1.41%) Xerox
13 5 (1.17%) BMC
13 5 (1.17%) Brocade
13 5 (1.17%) Hortonworks
13 5 (1.17%) Juniper
13 5 (1.17%) Pega
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Saffron Walden, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable
Affecto
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago