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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / East of England
Rank 70 46 55
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 213 368 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.49% 5.00% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.56% 19.66% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 257 264
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,550 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £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 1463 1872 2022
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.95% 25.43% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1504 1673
Median salary £38,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.04% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 March 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 March 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 -8 101 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire -10 62 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Essex +12 31 £34,499 -23.33% 3
Norfolk - 10 £45,250 - 3
Suffolk 0 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire -19 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 348 (65.29%) Linux
2 224 (42.03%) SQL
3 204 (38.27%) Java
4 202 (37.90%) Oracle
5 144 (27.02%) Windows
6 136 (25.52%) Finance
7 122 (22.89%) Shell Script
8 118 (22.14%) Python
9 117 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (19.89%) Degree
11 95 (17.82%) XML
12 89 (16.70%) Solaris
13 87 (16.32%) Oracle Database
14 85 (15.95%) WebLogic
15 72 (13.51%) ITIL
16 71 (13.32%) SQL Server
16 71 (13.32%) SOA
17 70 (13.13%) Microsoft
17 70 (13.13%) SOAP
18 68 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
19 67 (12.57%) JavaScript
19 67 (12.57%) Web Services
20 64 (12.01%) HTML
21 63 (11.82%) Computer Science
21 63 (11.82%) Software Engineering
22 60 (11.26%) Perl
23 59 (11.07%) OO
24 58 (10.88%) C#
24 58 (10.88%) High Availability
25 56 (10.51%) Continuous Integration

Unix
Top Related 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 85 (15.95%) WebLogic
2 39 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 36 (6.75%) Tomcat
4 35 (6.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 33 (6.19%) Apache
6 32 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 23 (4.32%) JBoss
8 14 (2.63%) Confluence
9 11 (2.06%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.31%) OpenStack
12 6 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.13%) IIS
13 5 (0.94%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.94%) Captiva
13 5 (0.94%) Documentum
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.75%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (5.44%) MS Office
2 11 (2.06%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (7.88%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (5.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (3.00%) Magento
4 13 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.69%) Office 365
4 5 (0.94%) GitHub
4 5 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
5 2 (0.38%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.57%) Firewall
2 46 (8.63%) HTTP
3 32 (6.00%) Internet
4 27 (5.07%) DNS
5 24 (4.50%) LAN
5 24 (4.50%) Network Security
5 24 (4.50%) WAN
6 22 (4.13%) TCP/IP
7 21 (3.94%) VPN
8 19 (3.56%) SAN
9 18 (3.38%) FTP
9 18 (3.38%) LDAP
10 14 (2.63%) IPsec
10 14 (2.63%) SMTP
11 12 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (2.06%) IMAP
13 9 (1.69%) Extranet
14 8 (1.50%) BGP
14 8 (1.50%) MPLS
15 7 (1.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (16.32%) Oracle Database
2 71 (13.32%) SQL Server
3 52 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 46 (8.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 44 (8.26%) MySQL
5 44 (8.26%) RDBMS
6 43 (8.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (3.56%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.25%) DB2
10 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (1.69%) Lumira
11 9 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.69%) Spotfire
11 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.50%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.31%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (7.69%) Selenium
2 39 (7.32%) JIRA
3 36 (6.75%) HP UFT
4 32 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 23 (4.32%) Maven
6 19 (3.56%) Ant
7 17 (3.19%) Jenkins
8 16 (3.00%) WebDriver
9 14 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 14 (2.63%) JUnit
10 13 (2.44%) Subversion
11 11 (2.06%) ClearQuest
12 9 (1.69%) LoadRunner
12 9 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (1.50%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.50%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.13%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.13%) FishEye
15 6 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 136 (25.52%) Finance
2 21 (3.94%) Advertising
3 17 (3.19%) Banking
3 17 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.69%) Games
5 7 (1.31%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.31%) Back Office
6 6 (1.13%) Law
6 6 (1.13%) Marketing
6 6 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.94%) Retail
8 3 (0.56%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) French Language
9 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (21.76%) Developer
2 104 (19.51%) Analyst
3 73 (13.70%) DBA
4 62 (11.63%) Oracle DBA
5 51 (9.57%) Administrator
6 44 (8.26%) Test Analyst
7 33 (6.19%) Software Engineer
7 33 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 28 (5.25%) Java Developer
9 27 (5.07%) Architect
9 27 (5.07%) Unix Analyst
10 26 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
11 25 (4.69%) Applications Support
12 24 (4.50%) Graduate
13 21 (3.94%) Support Analyst
13 21 (3.94%) Systems Analyst
14 20 (3.75%) Unix Support
15 19 (3.56%) SAP Developer
15 19 (3.56%) SAP PI Developer
16 18 (3.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (17.82%) XML
2 70 (13.13%) SOAP
3 67 (12.57%) Web Services
4 64 (12.01%) HTML
5 55 (10.32%) REST
6 52 (9.76%) Middleware
7 39 (7.32%) Spring
8 36 (6.75%) J2EE
9 35 (6.57%) Oracle Fusion
10 34 (6.38%) JDBC
11 31 (5.82%) CSS
12 30 (5.63%) HTML5
13 26 (4.88%) Hibernate
14 25 (4.69%) .NET
15 24 (4.50%) XSLT
16 23 (4.32%) RESTful
17 20 (3.75%) JSP
18 19 (3.56%) EDI
18 19 (3.56%) EDIFACT
18 19 (3.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (11.82%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 14 (2.63%) Clustering
5 13 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.88%) User Experience
8 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.31%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.94%) Animation
11 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.94%) iPhone
12 4 (0.75%) e-Health
12 4 (0.75%) Fintech
12 4 (0.75%) iSeries
12 4 (0.75%) Life Science
12 4 (0.75%) LPAR
13 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 348 (65.29%) Linux
2 144 (27.02%) Windows
3 89 (16.70%) Solaris
4 38 (7.13%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.25%) AIX
7 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.31%) Debian
8 7 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.13%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.94%) Android
10 5 (0.94%) HPUX
10 5 (0.94%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.75%) CentOS
12 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (13.51%) ITIL
3 71 (13.32%) SOA
4 63 (11.82%) Software Engineering
5 59 (11.07%) OO
6 58 (10.88%) High Availability
7 56 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (10.32%) DevOps
8 55 (10.32%) OOD
9 45 (8.44%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (8.44%) Scrum
9 45 (8.44%) UML
10 44 (8.26%) Mathematics
11 42 (7.88%) TDD
12 41 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 35 (6.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
13 35 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (6.00%) Functional Testing
15 27 (5.07%) MVC
16 24 (4.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 224 (42.03%) SQL
2 204 (38.27%) Java
3 122 (22.89%) Shell Script
4 118 (22.14%) Python
5 67 (12.57%) JavaScript
6 60 (11.26%) Perl
7 58 (10.88%) C#
8 56 (10.51%) PL/SQL
9 54 (10.13%) C++
10 39 (7.32%) Bash Shell
11 26 (4.88%) PHP
12 25 (4.69%) C
13 19 (3.56%) XQuery
14 9 (1.69%) Ruby
15 8 (1.50%) VBA
16 7 (1.31%) AWK
16 7 (1.31%) C-shell
16 7 (1.31%) R
17 6 (1.13%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 106 (19.89%) Degree
2 26 (4.88%) OCP
2 26 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (2.63%) OCA
4 13 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.69%) CCNP
6 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.50%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.31%) CCNA
7 7 (1.31%) CEH
7 7 (1.31%) JNCIP
8 6 (1.13%) CISSP
8 6 (1.13%) MCP
8 6 (1.13%) MCSE
8 6 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (0.94%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.94%) MCSA
9 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.00%) QA
2 24 (4.50%) SLA
3 8 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.06%) vSphere
5 10 (1.88%) Docker
6 9 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.31%) iptables
8 6 (1.13%) Samba
8 6 (1.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.94%) pfSense
10 4 (0.75%) PowerHA
11 3 (0.56%) Xen
12 2 (0.38%) Ceph
13 1 (0.19%) KVM
13 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (6.75%) Data Guard
2 35 (6.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (2.44%) Ansible
5 12 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.25%) Puppet
6 11 (2.06%) Nagios
6 11 (2.06%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 6 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.94%) CFEngine
9 5 (0.94%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.75%) OpenView
10 4 (0.75%) SCCM
10 4 (0.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 4 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.75%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.56%) Grafana
11 3 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 202 (37.90%) Oracle
2 70 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 45 (8.44%) VMware
4 39 (7.32%) IBM
5 36 (6.75%) Cisco
6 28 (5.25%) SAP
7 22 (4.13%) HP
8 18 (3.38%) Red Hat
9 15 (2.81%) NetApp
10 13 (2.44%) Atlassian
11 12 (2.25%) Sybase
12 9 (1.69%) CA
12 9 (1.69%) Juniper
13 8 (1.50%) EMC
13 8 (1.50%) Intel
13 8 (1.50%) Sun
14 7 (1.31%) Citrix
15 6 (1.13%) Brocade
15 6 (1.13%) Forcepoint
15 6 (1.13%) Sophos
Norfolk
Sanderson
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Kings Lynn
aap3
Salary: £45000 - £49500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago