The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 60 46
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3542 4358 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.23% 4.71% 5.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.69% 18.51% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 3495 4573
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21218 23546 27350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.33% 25.45% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17539 20360 23140
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,729 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Unix
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in England.

Salary trend for Unix in England

Unix
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in England

Unix
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London -6 1829 £62,500 - 214
South East -3 673 £50,000 +1.01% 61
North West -7 238 £48,750 +26.62% 44
East of England -31 224 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Yorkshire -13 202 £42,500 +6.25% 29
South West -18 191 £42,500 +6.25% 18
West Midlands -29 146 £45,000 +14.90% 23
East Midlands -73 39 £40,000 - 16
North East -20 8 £36,000 +2.85% 15
Midlands +1 1 £40,000 -15.78% 39
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4332 (65.05%) Linux
2 2444 (36.70%) SQL
3 2316 (34.77%) Java
4 2295 (34.46%) Windows
5 2142 (32.16%) Finance
6 1881 (28.24%) Oracle
7 1608 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1560 (23.42%) Python
9 1120 (16.82%) DevOps
10 1011 (15.18%) Shell Script
11 998 (14.98%) Banking
12 986 (14.80%) Degree
13 914 (13.72%) Perl
14 900 (13.51%) Puppet
15 827 (12.42%) ITIL
16 788 (11.83%) C++
17 770 (11.56%) JavaScript
18 730 (10.96%) SQL Server
19 720 (10.81%) VMware
20 714 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
21 713 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
22 678 (10.18%) Bash Shell
23 671 (10.08%) Solaris
24 664 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
25 663 (9.95%) Firewall
26 653 (9.80%) Software Engineering
27 649 (9.74%) Microsoft
28 644 (9.67%) Red Hat
29 634 (9.52%) Jenkins
30 626 (9.40%) Git (software)

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 485 (7.28%) Apache
2 472 (7.09%) Tomcat
3 405 (6.08%) WebLogic
4 371 (5.57%) JBoss
5 313 (4.70%) WebSphere
6 220 (3.30%) IIS
7 216 (3.24%) OpenStack
8 163 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 128 (1.92%) SharePoint
10 123 (1.85%) CloudStack
11 119 (1.79%) Confluence
12 114 (1.71%) MS Exchange
13 90 (1.35%) Apache Spark
14 74 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
15 66 (0.99%) nginx
16 62 (0.93%) CMS
17 58 (0.87%) Jetty
18 56 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
19 52 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
20 51 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 146 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 103 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.090%) EngageOne
7 6 (0.090%) SPSS
8 4 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.030%) Simulink
11 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.015%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 68 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 68 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 38 (0.57%) ION MarketView
3 34 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 31 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
5 23 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 22 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
8 14 (0.21%) Teamcenter
9 13 (0.20%) assyst
9 13 (0.20%) Magento
10 12 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
11 11 (0.17%) SAP SD
12 10 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
13 9 (0.14%) Oracle BRM
14 8 (0.12%) Global One
14 8 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
14 8 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 713 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 352 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 168 (2.52%) SaaS
4 138 (2.07%) GitHub
5 113 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 88 (1.32%) IaaS
7 82 (1.23%) Office 365
7 82 (1.23%) PaaS
8 72 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 48 (0.72%) CloudBees
10 32 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 28 (0.42%) OpenShift
12 22 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
13 20 (0.30%) Slack
14 17 (0.26%) G Suite
15 11 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (0.17%) Trello
16 9 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 663 (9.95%) Firewall
2 617 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 346 (5.20%) DNS
4 295 (4.43%) SAN
5 290 (4.35%) Internet
6 242 (3.63%) HTTP
7 219 (3.29%) WAN
8 205 (3.08%) LAN
9 204 (3.06%) Network Security
10 194 (2.91%) VPN
11 171 (2.57%) LDAP
12 161 (2.42%) DHCP
13 152 (2.28%) BGP
14 133 (2.00%) OSPF
14 133 (2.00%) SSL
15 120 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
16 116 (1.74%) NAS
17 100 (1.50%) Ethernet
18 94 (1.41%) MPLS
19 93 (1.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 602 (9.04%) MySQL
3 501 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 490 (7.36%) Oracle Database
5 268 (4.02%) NoSQL
6 219 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 215 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 207 (3.11%) RDBMS
9 198 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 196 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 176 (2.64%) Hadoop
12 168 (2.52%) Big Data
13 162 (2.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 152 (2.28%) DB2
15 106 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
16 95 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
17 74 (1.11%) Redis
18 71 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
19 67 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
20 66 (0.99%) KDB
Development Applications
1 634 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 626 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 443 (6.65%) JIRA
4 383 (5.75%) Maven
5 375 (5.63%) Subversion
6 297 (4.46%) Selenium
7 268 (4.02%) JUnit
8 212 (3.18%) TeamCity
9 186 (2.79%) Ant
10 164 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 131 (1.97%) Cucumber
12 117 (1.76%) Vagrant
13 113 (1.70%) HP UFT
14 110 (1.65%) Hudson
15 91 (1.37%) Gradle
16 84 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
17 81 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
18 78 (1.17%) Eclipse
18 78 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
19 65 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2142 (32.16%) Finance
2 998 (14.98%) Banking
3 583 (8.75%) Investment Banking
4 474 (7.12%) Retail
5 353 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 317 (4.76%) Front Office
7 294 (4.41%) Retail Banking
8 167 (2.51%) Marketing
9 135 (2.03%) Financial Institution
10 119 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 105 (1.58%) Electronics
12 90 (1.35%) Legal
13 89 (1.34%) Games
14 73 (1.10%) Back Office
15 65 (0.98%) Law
16 64 (0.96%) French Language
17 61 (0.92%) Publishing
18 54 (0.81%) Automotive
19 50 (0.75%) Advertising
19 50 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1430 (21.47%) Developer
2 927 (13.92%) Analyst
3 566 (8.50%) Java Developer
4 498 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
5 463 (6.95%) Administrator
6 455 (6.83%) Applications Support
7 442 (6.64%) Support Analyst
8 364 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
9 335 (5.03%) Consultant
10 289 (4.34%) Software Engineer
11 285 (4.28%) Support Engineer
12 276 (4.14%) Unix Engineer
13 240 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
14 238 (3.57%) Architect
15 233 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
15 233 (3.50%) Senior Developer
16 230 (3.45%) Network Engineer
17 224 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
18 208 (3.12%) C++ Developer
19 205 (3.08%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 578 (8.68%) Web Services
2 548 (8.23%) XML
3 540 (8.11%) HTML
4 532 (7.99%) Spring
5 452 (6.79%) .NET
6 367 (5.51%) SOAP
7 354 (5.32%) CSS
7 354 (5.32%) Middleware
8 337 (5.06%) J2EE
9 309 (4.64%) REST
10 241 (3.62%) Hibernate
11 210 (3.15%) AngularJS
12 201 (3.02%) JMS
13 200 (3.00%) RESTful
14 181 (2.72%) FIX Protocol
15 167 (2.51%) JSON
16 157 (2.36%) HTML5
17 151 (2.27%) jQuery
18 150 (2.25%) JSP
19 131 (1.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 664 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 579 (8.69%) Computer Science
3 397 (5.96%) Data Centre
4 382 (5.74%) Management Information System
5 221 (3.32%) Linux Command Line
6 186 (2.79%) Derivative
7 185 (2.78%) Fixed Income
8 181 (2.72%) Fintech
9 179 (2.69%) Algorithms
10 176 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
10 176 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 173 (2.60%) Equities
12 131 (1.97%) Data Structures
13 118 (1.77%) Clustering
14 109 (1.64%) User Experience
15 97 (1.46%) Public Cloud
16 88 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
17 83 (1.25%) Client/Server
17 83 (1.25%) Hedge funds
18 69 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4332 (65.05%) Linux
2 2295 (34.46%) Windows
3 671 (10.08%) Solaris
4 521 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 406 (6.10%) Windows Server
6 238 (3.57%) AIX
7 178 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 152 (2.28%) CentOS
9 146 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 128 (1.92%) Android
11 118 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 113 (1.70%) Ubuntu
13 111 (1.67%) HPUX
14 91 (1.37%) Apple iOS
15 86 (1.29%) Debian
16 84 (1.26%) Mac OS X
17 62 (0.93%) CoreOS
18 45 (0.68%) Mac OS
19 42 (0.63%) Windows 2000
20 40 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1608 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1120 (16.82%) DevOps
3 827 (12.42%) ITIL
4 714 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
5 653 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 600 (9.01%) Scrum
7 587 (8.81%) Configuration Management
8 509 (7.64%) OO
9 489 (7.34%) Test Automation
10 455 (6.83%) SDLC
11 403 (6.05%) Open Source
12 374 (5.62%) Asset Management
13 354 (5.32%) TDD
14 352 (5.29%) Analytics
15 346 (5.20%) Wealth Management
16 342 (5.14%) Mentoring
17 336 (5.05%) Project Management
18 314 (4.71%) High Availability
19 309 (4.64%) Information Security
20 306 (4.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2444 (36.70%) SQL
2 2316 (34.77%) Java
3 1560 (23.42%) Python
4 1011 (15.18%) Shell Script
5 914 (13.72%) Perl
6 788 (11.83%) C++
7 770 (11.56%) JavaScript
8 678 (10.18%) Bash Shell
9 510 (7.66%) Ruby
10 490 (7.36%) PL/SQL
11 444 (6.67%) C
12 408 (6.13%) C#
13 382 (5.74%) PHP
14 334 (5.02%) PowerShell
15 138 (2.07%) Scala
16 121 (1.82%) VB
17 99 (1.49%) Groovy
18 83 (1.25%) Go
19 81 (1.22%) Korn
20 73 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 986 (14.80%) Degree
2 408 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 273 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 233 (3.50%) SC Cleared
5 195 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
6 177 (2.66%) CISSP
7 169 (2.54%) DV Cleared
8 120 (1.80%) CCNA
9 112 (1.68%) CISM
10 111 (1.67%) CCNP
11 100 (1.50%) GCIH
12 99 (1.49%) SANS
13 96 (1.44%) GCIA
14 95 (1.43%) ISEB
15 78 (1.17%) ISTQB
16 73 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 69 (1.04%) Master's Degree
18 66 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
19 65 (0.98%) GIAC
20 60 (0.90%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 413 (6.20%) QA
2 269 (4.04%) SLA
3 87 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 84 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 65 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 49 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 25 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 24 (0.36%) PMO
10 20 (0.30%) MiFID
11 17 (0.26%) COBIT
12 13 (0.20%) GCP
13 10 (0.15%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.12%) EMIR
15 7 (0.11%) ISO 9000
16 6 (0.090%) SEPA
16 6 (0.090%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.090%) SSAE 16
17 5 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
17 5 (0.075%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 482 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 381 (5.72%) Docker
3 364 (5.47%) Active Directory
4 181 (2.72%) vSphere
5 134 (2.01%) XenServer
6 130 (1.95%) Xen
7 111 (1.67%) Hyper-V
8 71 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 66 (0.99%) Snort
10 62 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
11 56 (0.84%) NFS
11 56 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
12 50 (0.75%) XenApp
13 43 (0.65%) KVM
14 42 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 40 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
16 31 (0.47%) HDFS
17 29 (0.44%) Samba
18 25 (0.38%) Firmware
19 21 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 900 (13.51%) Puppet
2 603 (9.05%) Opscode Chef
3 565 (8.48%) Ansible
4 262 (3.93%) Nagios
5 187 (2.81%) Tivoli
6 122 (1.83%) Kubernetes
7 108 (1.62%) Cobbler
8 83 (1.25%) Control-M
9 76 (1.14%) Graphite
10 73 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 66 (0.99%) SCOM
12 65 (0.98%) Salt
13 58 (0.87%) SCCM
14 56 (0.84%) Data Guard
14 56 (0.84%) NetBackup
14 56 (0.84%) Terraform
15 52 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 52 (0.78%) ZABBIX
16 48 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
17 43 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1881 (28.24%) Oracle
2 720 (10.81%) VMware
3 649 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 644 (9.67%) Red Hat
5 486 (7.30%) Cisco
6 338 (5.08%) IBM
7 245 (3.68%) Sybase
8 229 (3.44%) HP
9 201 (3.02%) SAP
10 192 (2.88%) Citrix
11 186 (2.79%) Juniper
12 167 (2.51%) CheckPoint
13 165 (2.48%) NetApp
14 162 (2.43%) Sun
15 158 (2.37%) F5
16 148 (2.22%) Google
17 146 (2.19%) Splunk
18 135 (2.03%) Palo Alto
19 111 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
20 103 (1.55%) Informatica
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £62000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 10% shift bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
North East
Morson International
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hoptroff London Limited
Salary: Salary negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £78000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday