Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 135 96
Rank change year-on-year +21 -39 -42
Permanent jobs citing Unix 154 219 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.52% 2.32% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.99% 8.54% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 97 165 279
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,666 £35,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,700
England median annual salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,541 2,564 3,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.26% 27.20% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,090 1,880 2,578
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 +47 65 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Bedfordshire +24 33 £75,000 +76.47% 9
Hertfordshire -30 29 £50,000 -25.93% 6
Suffolk +17 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Essex +20 10 £44,632 +98.36% 7
Norfolk -10 5 £44,000 +14.71%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 108 (70.13%) Linux
2 67 (43.51%) Python
3 50 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (25.97%) Windows
4 40 (25.97%) Java
5 38 (24.68%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (23.38%) Relational Database
7 34 (22.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (18.83%) SQL
8 29 (18.83%) Oracle
9 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 28 (18.18%) Big Data
9 28 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (17.53%) Scrum
11 26 (16.88%) C
11 26 (16.88%) Shell Script
12 25 (16.23%) Data Science
13 24 (15.58%) ITIL
13 24 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (15.58%) Degree
13 24 (15.58%) Apache Spark
13 24 (15.58%) Impala
13 24 (15.58%) Apache Kudu
13 24 (15.58%) Oozie
13 24 (15.58%) Apache Hive
14 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
14 23 (14.94%) Data Modelling
15 22 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (14.29%) Kafka
15 22 (14.29%) Data Engineering

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 24 (15.58%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.95%) IIS
4 2 (1.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.65%) DNN
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.99%) AWS
2 17 (11.04%) Azure
3 11 (7.14%) GCP
4 9 (5.84%) IaaS
4 9 (5.84%) PaaS
5 6 (3.90%) Office 365
5 6 (3.90%) Serverless
6 5 (3.25%) Trello
7 4 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.60%) Stackdriver
8 3 (1.95%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.30%) AWS Step Functions
9 2 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) Firewall
1 8 (5.19%) HTTP
2 7 (4.55%) NAS
2 7 (4.55%) SAN
2 7 (4.55%) VSAN
2 7 (4.55%) Wireshark
3 6 (3.90%) Internet
4 5 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.60%) TACACS
6 3 (1.95%) DNS
6 3 (1.95%) SSL
6 3 (1.95%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.30%) LAN
7 2 (1.30%) WAN
7 2 (1.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.65%) Ethereal
8 1 (0.65%) Frame Relay
8 1 (0.65%) IPsec
8 1 (0.65%) VLAN
8 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.38%) Relational Database
2 28 (18.18%) Big Data
3 24 (15.58%) Apache Hive
3 24 (15.58%) Apache Kudu
3 24 (15.58%) Impala
4 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
5 19 (12.34%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (12.34%) OLTP
6 18 (11.69%) Hadoop
7 14 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.49%) MySQL
9 6 (3.90%) Data Lake
9 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.25%) HBase
10 5 (3.25%) Sqoop
11 4 (2.60%) TimesTen
12 3 (1.95%) Amazon Athena
12 3 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.44%) JIRA
3 8 (5.19%) Selenium
4 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.25%) GitLab
4 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.25%) Maven
4 5 (3.25%) YouTrack
5 4 (2.60%) JBehave
5 4 (2.60%) Subversion
6 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.65%) Clang
7 1 (0.65%) CMake
7 1 (0.65%) Gatling
7 1 (0.65%) Gradle
7 1 (0.65%) JUnit
7 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.65%) PROIV
7 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (10.39%) Finance
2 13 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.25%) Electronics
5 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.25%) Marketing
5 5 (3.25%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.25%) Publishing
6 4 (2.60%) Banking
6 4 (2.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (15.58%) Architect
2 21 (13.64%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Data Architect
3 17 (11.04%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.74%) Developer
5 14 (9.09%) Site Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) Technical Architect
7 12 (7.79%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Hadoop Architect
9 9 (5.84%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.84%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Consultant
11 7 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (3.90%) Big Data Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Tableau Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.29%) Kafka
2 8 (5.19%) LDAP
2 8 (5.19%) OAuth
2 8 (5.19%) SAML
3 7 (4.55%) .NET
3 7 (4.55%) OpenID
4 5 (3.25%) Swagger
5 3 (1.95%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.95%) HTML
5 3 (1.95%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (1.30%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.30%) CSS
6 2 (1.30%) Django
6 2 (1.30%) jQuery
6 2 (1.30%) Node.js
6 2 (1.30%) ODBC
6 2 (1.30%) Web Services
6 2 (1.30%) WS-I
7 1 (0.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.04%) Client/Server
3 12 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.84%) Replication
5 7 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (3.25%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 5 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.95%) Wiki
8 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.30%) Blog
8 2 (1.30%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.30%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.65%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (70.13%) Linux
2 40 (25.97%) Windows
3 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.25%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.60%) Solaris
6 2 (1.30%) CentOS
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) AIX
7 1 (0.65%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.68%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (22.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 27 (17.53%) Scrum
6 25 (16.23%) Data Science
7 24 (15.58%) ITIL
7 24 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (14.94%) Data Modelling
9 22 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (14.29%) Data Engineering
10 20 (12.99%) Bioinformatics
11 19 (12.34%) Waterfall
12 18 (11.69%) Analytics
12 18 (11.69%) Conceptual Models
13 16 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
13 16 (10.39%) Physical Data Model
14 15 (9.74%) Software Engineering
15 14 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 13 (8.44%) Biology
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.51%) Python
2 40 (25.97%) Java
3 29 (18.83%) SQL
4 26 (16.88%) C
4 26 (16.88%) Shell Script
5 20 (12.99%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.74%) C++
6 15 (9.74%) Perl
7 6 (3.90%) Scala
8 5 (3.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.25%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.25%) R
9 4 (2.60%) C#
10 2 (1.30%) PHP
10 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Ada
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (15.58%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.90%) GCFA
4 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.25%) GCIH
4 5 (3.25%) PhD
4 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.60%) CCNP
6 3 (1.95%) CCNA
7 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CCDP
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) GIAC
8 1 (0.65%) GREM
8 1 (0.65%) ISACA
8 1 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) SLA
2 5 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.95%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.34%) Apache Flume
2 18 (11.69%) HDFS
3 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (3.25%) Docker
5 5 (3.25%) Snort
5 5 (3.25%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 24 (15.58%) Oozie
2 8 (5.19%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (4.55%) Avamar
4 6 (3.90%) EnCase
5 5 (3.25%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.25%) FTK
5 5 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (3.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (3.25%) Nagios
5 5 (3.25%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.60%) Grafana
7 3 (1.95%) Puppet
7 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.95%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.30%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.65%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (18.83%) Oracle
2 21 (13.64%) WorldPay
3 13 (8.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.14%) Google
5 10 (6.49%) VMware
6 9 (5.84%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.55%) EMC
7 7 (4.55%) Tableau
8 6 (3.90%) Cisco
8 6 (3.90%) Splunk
8 6 (3.90%) Veeam
9 5 (3.25%) Dell
9 5 (3.25%) FireEye
9 5 (3.25%) ForgeRock
9 5 (3.25%) NetWitness
9 5 (3.25%) SAP
9 5 (3.25%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.60%) FIS
10 4 (2.60%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.95%) Telstra