Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 83 99
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -36
Permanent jobs citing Unix 185 364 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.68% 3.46% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.88% 13.81% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 119 237 295
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +27.66% -1.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,855 £30,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +2.73% +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 1,872 2,636 3,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.11% 25.08% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 1,930 2,575
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,475 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 +30 81 £40,594 -8.57% 24
Hertfordshire -75 39 £44,000 -32.31% 6
Bedfordshire -6 25 £70,000 +47.37% 3
Suffolk +28 23 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Essex +25 12 £41,500 +25.76% 5
Norfolk -1 5 £45,000 +17.32%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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.

1 123 (66.49%) Linux
2 75 (40.54%) Python
3 67 (36.22%) Java
4 53 (28.65%) Oracle
5 52 (28.11%) Relational Database
6 46 (24.86%) Windows
7 43 (23.24%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (22.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (19.46%) Degree
9 36 (19.46%) SQL Server
9 36 (19.46%) SQL
10 33 (17.84%) ITIL
11 29 (15.68%) C
12 28 (15.14%) Shell Script
13 27 (14.59%) MySQL
13 27 (14.59%) Client/Server
13 27 (14.59%) WorldPay
14 24 (12.97%) Bioinformatics
14 24 (12.97%) AWS
14 24 (12.97%) Bash Shell
14 24 (12.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 23 (12.43%) Data Science
15 23 (12.43%) Azure
15 23 (12.43%) Computer Science
15 23 (12.43%) Scrum
16 22 (11.89%) Data Modelling
16 22 (11.89%) Big Data
17 20 (10.81%) Analytics
17 20 (10.81%) 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 19 (10.27%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.16%) JBoss
2 4 (2.16%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.62%) Confluence
3 3 (1.62%) IIS
3 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) InfoPath
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.97%) AWS
2 23 (12.43%) Azure
3 16 (8.65%) IaaS
3 16 (8.65%) PaaS
4 5 (2.70%) GCP
4 5 (2.70%) Office 365
5 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.62%) Serverless
6 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.54%) Akamai
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.54%) GitHub
7 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.73%) HTTP
2 8 (4.32%) Internet
2 8 (4.32%) SAN
3 7 (3.78%) NAS
3 7 (3.78%) SSL
3 7 (3.78%) VSAN
4 6 (3.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.70%) DNS
5 5 (2.70%) Firewall
6 4 (2.16%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.62%) LAN
7 3 (1.62%) WAN
7 3 (1.62%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.08%) DKIM
8 2 (1.08%) DMARC
8 2 (1.08%) FTP
8 2 (1.08%) Intelligent Network
8 2 (1.08%) IPsec
8 2 (1.08%) Multicast
8 2 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.11%) Relational Database
2 36 (19.46%) SQL Server
3 27 (14.59%) MySQL
4 22 (11.89%) Big Data
5 19 (10.27%) Apache Hive
5 19 (10.27%) Impala
6 18 (9.73%) Apache Kudu
6 18 (9.73%) Hadoop
7 12 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
8 11 (5.95%) HBase
8 11 (5.95%) RDBMS
8 11 (5.95%) Sqoop
9 8 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (3.78%) OLTP
11 4 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.16%) MS Access
11 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.16%) TimesTen
12 3 (1.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (9.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.86%) JIRA
3 6 (3.24%) Selenium
4 5 (2.70%) Gradle
4 5 (2.70%) Subversion
5 4 (2.16%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.16%) JUnit
5 4 (2.16%) Maven
6 3 (1.62%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.08%) Clang
7 2 (1.08%) CMake
7 2 (1.08%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.54%) Gatling
8 1 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (9.73%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.11%) Retail
3 12 (6.49%) Finance
4 8 (4.32%) Billing
5 5 (2.70%) Electronics
5 5 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.70%) Publishing
6 4 (2.16%) Marketing
6 4 (2.16%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.08%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (17.84%) Support Engineer
2 26 (14.05%) Developer
3 24 (12.97%) Site Engineer
3 24 (12.97%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 22 (11.89%) Analyst
4 22 (11.89%) Applications Support
5 13 (7.03%) Administrator
6 11 (5.95%) Data Engineer
6 11 (5.95%) Hadoop Engineer
6 11 (5.95%) Senior Data Engineer
7 10 (5.41%) Architect
7 10 (5.41%) Big Data Engineer
7 10 (5.41%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Applications Developer
8 9 (4.86%) Applications Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.86%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.73%) OAuth
2 17 (9.19%) LDAP
2 17 (9.19%) SAML
3 14 (7.57%) OpenID
4 7 (3.78%) .NET
4 7 (3.78%) Java EE
4 7 (3.78%) Kafka
4 7 (3.78%) Web Services
5 5 (2.70%) HTML
5 5 (2.70%) Spring Boot
6 3 (1.62%) EDIFACT
6 3 (1.62%) REST
6 3 (1.62%) SOAP
6 3 (1.62%) Spring
6 3 (1.62%) XML
6 3 (1.62%) Zuul
7 2 (1.08%) CSS
7 2 (1.08%) EDI
7 2 (1.08%) Middleware
7 2 (1.08%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Client/Server
2 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.41%) Replication
4 9 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.70%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.62%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.62%) Wiki
9 2 (1.08%) Blog
9 2 (1.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.08%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (66.49%) Linux
2 46 (24.86%) Windows
3 6 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.70%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.62%) CentOS
6 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.08%) SUSE
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) Debian
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.24%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 33 (17.84%) ITIL
4 24 (12.97%) Bioinformatics
4 24 (12.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 23 (12.43%) Computer Science
5 23 (12.43%) Data Science
5 23 (12.43%) Scrum
6 22 (11.89%) Data Modelling
7 20 (10.81%) Analytics
7 20 (10.81%) Biology
8 19 (10.27%) E-Commerce
9 16 (8.65%) Data Analysis
9 16 (8.65%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.11%) Secure Coding
11 14 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (7.57%) Project Management
12 13 (7.03%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.03%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.54%) Python
2 67 (36.22%) Java
3 36 (19.46%) SQL
4 29 (15.68%) C
5 28 (15.14%) Shell Script
6 24 (12.97%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.73%) Perl
8 16 (8.65%) C++
9 12 (6.49%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.95%) Scala
11 9 (4.86%) JavaScript
12 7 (3.78%) R
13 5 (2.70%) ActionScript
13 5 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (2.70%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.16%) VBA
15 3 (1.62%) C#
15 3 (1.62%) Java 8
15 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.08%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 36 (19.46%) Degree
2 12 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.24%) PhD
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.08%) CCNP
6 2 (1.08%) CISSP
6 2 (1.08%) GIAC
6 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.08%) OCA
6 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.54%) GREM
7 1 (0.54%) ISACA
7 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.03%) Data Quality
1 13 (7.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.16%) QA
3 3 (1.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) HDFS
2 11 (5.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.32%) Apache Flume
5 7 (3.78%) Docker
6 5 (2.70%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.70%) vSphere
7 3 (1.62%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.08%) SRDF
9 1 (0.54%) KVM
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) Oozie
2 17 (9.19%) Single Sign-On
3 11 (5.95%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (5.41%) Puppet
5 9 (4.86%) Ansible
6 7 (3.78%) Avamar
7 6 (3.24%) vCenter Server
8 5 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (2.16%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.62%) Nagios
11 2 (1.08%) Data Guard
11 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (1.08%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.08%) SCCM
11 2 (1.08%) SCOM
11 2 (1.08%) Terraform
11 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (28.65%) Oracle
2 27 (14.59%) WorldPay
3 19 (10.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.49%) VMware
5 8 (4.32%) ForgeRock
6 7 (3.78%) EMC
6 7 (3.78%) Qualys
7 5 (2.70%) Cisco
7 5 (2.70%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.70%) Dell
7 5 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.70%) Veeam
8 4 (2.16%) Google
8 4 (2.16%) Openreach
8 4 (2.16%) SAP
9 3 (1.62%) CA
9 3 (1.62%) Informatica
9 3 (1.62%) Meraki
9 3 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.62%) Xamarin