Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 144 72
Rank change year-on-year +21 -72 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unix 60 157 492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.68% 2.06% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.14% 7.48% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 97 305
Median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £31,925
90th Percentile £79,950 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 977 2,099 3,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.34% 27.58% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1,566 2,467
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 9 July 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 9 July 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
Bedfordshire +40 17 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire +24 17 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Essex +13 14 £70,000 +68.67%
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £36,250 -19.44% 3
Suffolk +8 4 £87,500 +59.09% 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 34 (56.67%) Linux
2 32 (53.33%) Python
3 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (31.67%) Scrum
5 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 17 (28.33%) DevOps
7 16 (26.67%) AWS
8 14 (23.33%) Ansible
9 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (21.67%) Data Engineering
9 13 (21.67%) Cloud Native
10 12 (20.00%) Public Cloud
10 12 (20.00%) Big Data
10 12 (20.00%) Oracle
10 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (18.33%) Data Security
11 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
12 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (16.67%) Java
12 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.67%) Windows
12 10 (16.67%) SQL
12 10 (16.67%) Kubernetes
13 9 (15.00%) Apache Spark
13 9 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
13 9 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
13 9 (15.00%) Relational Database

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 9 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) CATIA
2 1 (1.67%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
1 1 (1.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Azure
3 4 (6.67%) GCP
3 4 (6.67%) Serverless
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.33%) AWS Step Functions
4 2 (3.33%) Office 365
4 2 (3.33%) Stackdriver
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Akamai
5 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.67%) GitHub
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Network Security
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) InfiniBand
3 3 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (5.00%) HTTP
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) 802.11
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) DWDM
5 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.67%) IGRP
5 1 (1.67%) IPsec
5 1 (1.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.67%) SNMP
5 1 (1.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.67%) TACACS
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Big Data
2 9 (15.00%) Apache Hive
2 9 (15.00%) Impala
2 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.33%) Apache Kudu
3 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.33%) OLTP
4 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.67%) DB2
8 1 (1.67%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.33%) Postman
4 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) PROIV
5 1 (1.67%) REST Assured
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Data Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Developer
4 6 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Tableau Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Kafka
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) Django
4 2 (3.33%) Flask
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) ODBC
4 2 (3.33%) Serverless Framework
4 2 (3.33%) Swagger
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
5 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.67%) Java EE
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (21.67%) Cloud Native
2 12 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 8 (13.33%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) LPAR
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 34 (56.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) AIX
4 3 (5.00%) Solaris
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Debian
6 1 (1.67%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.67%) SUSE
6 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) Scrum
3 17 (28.33%) DevOps
4 13 (21.67%) Data Engineering
5 11 (18.33%) Data Security
6 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 9 (15.00%) Conceptual Models
7 9 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
7 9 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
8 8 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.00%) Migration
10 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Python
2 18 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
5 10 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) C
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) C++
9 3 (5.00%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.33%) CCSP
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (3.33%) CCNA
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CISA
6 1 (1.67%) CISM
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) LPIC
6 1 (1.67%) SANS
6 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Apache Flume
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) GPFS
3 4 (6.67%) Lustre
3 4 (6.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 3 (5.00%) HDFS
5 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.33%) KVM
5 2 (3.33%) Xen
6 1 (1.67%) Docker
6 1 (1.67%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Ansible
2 10 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 8 (13.33%) Oozie
3 8 (13.33%) Terraform
4 3 (5.00%) Grafana
4 3 (5.00%) Nagios
4 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) Control-M
6 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.67%) Linux-HA
6 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.67%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Tableau
3 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Splunk
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix
5 3 (5.00%) IBM
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.33%) F5
6 2 (3.33%) Google
6 2 (3.33%) Informatica
6 2 (3.33%) Juniper
6 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) Arista
7 1 (1.67%) Meraki
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.67%) Talend
7 1 (1.67%) Zscaler