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

Unix
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 61 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3536 4299 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.21% 4.72% 5.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.64% 18.53% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 3444 4624
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,651 £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 21252 23202 27718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.27% 25.45% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17600 20052 23459
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 26 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 26 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 -10 1829 £62,000 -0.80% 204
South East +4 677 £50,000 - 67
North West -8 234 £48,750 +26.62% 44
East of England -35 219 £45,000 -10.00% 24
Yorkshire -17 204 £42,500 +6.25% 23
South West -20 192 £42,500 +6.25% 21
West Midlands -18 147 £45,000 +14.43% 24
East Midlands -71 35 £41,000 +2.50% 20
North East -26 7 £36,000 +2.85% 12
Midlands +1 1 £40,000 -15.78% 44
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 4315 (65.02%) Linux
2 2438 (36.74%) SQL
3 2311 (34.83%) Java
4 2287 (34.46%) Windows
5 2127 (32.05%) Finance
6 1869 (28.16%) Oracle
7 1604 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1560 (23.51%) Python
9 1116 (16.82%) DevOps
10 1007 (15.17%) Shell Script
11 992 (14.95%) Banking
12 981 (14.78%) Degree
13 916 (13.80%) Perl
14 900 (13.56%) Puppet
15 819 (12.34%) ITIL
16 786 (11.84%) C++
17 771 (11.62%) JavaScript
18 727 (10.96%) SQL Server
19 720 (10.85%) VMware
20 710 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
21 708 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
22 680 (10.25%) Bash Shell
23 666 (10.04%) Solaris
24 660 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
25 657 (9.90%) Firewall
26 648 (9.76%) Microsoft
26 648 (9.76%) Software Engineering
27 644 (9.70%) Red Hat
28 630 (9.49%) Jenkins
29 623 (9.39%) 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
1 484 (7.29%) Apache
2 473 (7.13%) Tomcat
3 402 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 369 (5.56%) JBoss
5 309 (4.66%) WebSphere
6 219 (3.30%) IIS
7 217 (3.27%) OpenStack
8 162 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 128 (1.93%) SharePoint
10 123 (1.85%) CloudStack
11 118 (1.78%) Confluence
12 115 (1.73%) MS Exchange
13 89 (1.34%) Apache Spark
14 72 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
15 66 (0.99%) nginx
16 62 (0.93%) CMS
17 58 (0.87%) Jetty
18 57 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
19 53 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
20 51 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 146 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.11%) EngageOne
8 5 (0.075%) SPSS
9 4 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.030%) Simulink
12 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.015%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.015%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 67 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 38 (0.57%) ION MarketView
4 34 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 23 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 22 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 16 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 14 (0.21%) assyst
9 14 (0.21%) Teamcenter
10 11 (0.17%) Magento
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (0.17%) SAP SD
11 10 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (0.14%) Oracle BRM
13 8 (0.12%) Global One
13 8 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
13 8 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 708 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 353 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 165 (2.49%) SaaS
4 134 (2.02%) GitHub
5 110 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 87 (1.31%) IaaS
7 82 (1.24%) Office 365
7 82 (1.24%) PaaS
8 70 (1.05%) 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
1 657 (9.90%) Firewall
2 615 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 347 (5.23%) DNS
4 296 (4.46%) SAN
5 290 (4.37%) Internet
6 242 (3.65%) HTTP
7 220 (3.32%) WAN
8 205 (3.09%) LAN
9 203 (3.06%) Network Security
10 194 (2.92%) VPN
11 172 (2.59%) LDAP
12 161 (2.43%) DHCP
13 151 (2.28%) BGP
14 133 (2.00%) SSL
15 132 (1.99%) OSPF
16 120 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
17 115 (1.73%) NAS
18 98 (1.48%) Ethernet
19 93 (1.40%) FTP
19 93 (1.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 727 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 602 (9.07%) MySQL
3 504 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 487 (7.34%) Oracle Database
5 270 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 217 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 215 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 206 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 198 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
10 196 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
11 174 (2.62%) Hadoop
12 167 (2.52%) Big Data
13 161 (2.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 150 (2.26%) DB2
15 105 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
16 94 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
17 74 (1.12%) Redis
18 71 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
19 68 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
20 65 (0.98%) KDB
Development Applications
1 630 (9.49%) Jenkins
2 623 (9.39%) Git (software)
3 440 (6.63%) JIRA
4 382 (5.76%) Maven
5 375 (5.65%) Subversion
6 297 (4.48%) Selenium
7 268 (4.04%) JUnit
8 209 (3.15%) TeamCity
9 186 (2.80%) Ant
10 164 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 130 (1.96%) Cucumber
12 116 (1.75%) Vagrant
13 112 (1.69%) HP UFT
14 109 (1.64%) Hudson
15 91 (1.37%) Gradle
16 84 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 81 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
18 77 (1.16%) Eclipse
18 77 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
19 64 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2127 (32.05%) Finance
2 992 (14.95%) Banking
3 584 (8.80%) Investment Banking
4 471 (7.10%) Retail
5 349 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 318 (4.79%) Front Office
7 293 (4.42%) Retail Banking
8 163 (2.46%) Marketing
9 134 (2.02%) Financial Institution
10 115 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 101 (1.52%) Electronics
12 89 (1.34%) Games
12 89 (1.34%) Legal
13 72 (1.08%) Back Office
14 65 (0.98%) Law
15 63 (0.95%) French Language
16 61 (0.92%) Publishing
17 54 (0.81%) Automotive
18 49 (0.74%) Advertising
19 48 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1428 (21.52%) Developer
2 916 (13.80%) Analyst
3 567 (8.54%) Java Developer
4 498 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 462 (6.96%) Administrator
6 456 (6.87%) Applications Support
7 440 (6.63%) Support Analyst
8 361 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
9 332 (5.00%) Consultant
10 288 (4.34%) Software Engineer
11 284 (4.28%) Support Engineer
12 274 (4.13%) Unix Engineer
13 242 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
14 236 (3.56%) Architect
15 234 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
15 234 (3.53%) Senior Developer
16 230 (3.47%) Network Engineer
17 223 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
18 208 (3.13%) C++ Developer
19 206 (3.10%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (8.69%) Web Services
2 544 (8.20%) XML
3 537 (8.09%) HTML
4 531 (8.00%) Spring
5 453 (6.83%) .NET
6 365 (5.50%) SOAP
7 352 (5.30%) CSS
8 350 (5.27%) Middleware
9 333 (5.02%) J2EE
10 310 (4.67%) REST
11 241 (3.63%) Hibernate
12 208 (3.13%) AngularJS
13 200 (3.01%) JMS
14 199 (3.00%) RESTful
15 180 (2.71%) FIX Protocol
16 166 (2.50%) JSON
17 154 (2.32%) HTML5
18 148 (2.23%) jQuery
18 148 (2.23%) JSP
19 133 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 660 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 575 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 395 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 379 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 222 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
6 190 (2.86%) Derivative
7 186 (2.80%) Fixed Income
8 182 (2.74%) Fintech
9 179 (2.70%) Algorithms
10 178 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 177 (2.67%) Equities
12 175 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
13 129 (1.94%) Data Structures
14 117 (1.76%) Clustering
15 108 (1.63%) User Experience
16 98 (1.48%) Public Cloud
17 88 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
18 83 (1.25%) Client/Server
19 82 (1.24%) Hedge funds
20 69 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4315 (65.02%) Linux
2 2287 (34.46%) Windows
3 666 (10.04%) Solaris
4 520 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 402 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 236 (3.56%) AIX
7 178 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 153 (2.31%) CentOS
9 148 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 128 (1.93%) Android
11 117 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 114 (1.72%) Ubuntu
13 111 (1.67%) HPUX
14 91 (1.37%) Apple iOS
15 87 (1.31%) Debian
16 84 (1.27%) Mac OS X
17 62 (0.93%) CoreOS
18 44 (0.66%) Mac OS
19 41 (0.62%) Windows 2000
20 39 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1604 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1116 (16.82%) DevOps
3 819 (12.34%) ITIL
4 710 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
5 648 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 598 (9.01%) Scrum
7 587 (8.85%) Configuration Management
8 503 (7.58%) OO
9 489 (7.37%) Test Automation
10 455 (6.86%) SDLC
11 403 (6.07%) Open Source
12 371 (5.59%) Asset Management
13 353 (5.32%) TDD
14 349 (5.26%) Analytics
15 343 (5.17%) Wealth Management
16 337 (5.08%) Mentoring
17 332 (5.00%) Project Management
18 311 (4.69%) High Availability
19 308 (4.64%) Information Security
20 305 (4.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2438 (36.74%) SQL
2 2311 (34.83%) Java
3 1560 (23.51%) Python
4 1007 (15.17%) Shell Script
5 916 (13.80%) Perl
6 786 (11.84%) C++
7 771 (11.62%) JavaScript
8 680 (10.25%) Bash Shell
9 512 (7.72%) Ruby
10 490 (7.38%) PL/SQL
11 444 (6.69%) C
12 409 (6.16%) C#
13 380 (5.73%) PHP
14 334 (5.03%) PowerShell
15 138 (2.08%) Scala
16 121 (1.82%) VB
17 99 (1.49%) Groovy
18 84 (1.27%) Go
19 80 (1.21%) Korn
20 73 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 981 (14.78%) Degree
2 408 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 268 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 233 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 195 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 174 (2.62%) CISSP
7 169 (2.55%) DV Cleared
8 121 (1.82%) CCNA
9 110 (1.66%) CCNP
10 109 (1.64%) CISM
11 100 (1.51%) GCIH
12 97 (1.46%) SANS
13 96 (1.45%) GCIA
14 93 (1.40%) ISEB
15 78 (1.18%) ISTQB
16 73 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 68 (1.02%) Master's Degree
18 66 (0.99%) GIAC
19 65 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
20 59 (0.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 412 (6.21%) QA
2 265 (3.99%) SLA
3 87 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 82 (1.24%) 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 26 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 23 (0.35%) PMO
10 20 (0.30%) MiFID
11 15 (0.23%) COBIT
12 11 (0.17%) GCP
13 10 (0.15%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.12%) EMIR
15 7 (0.11%) ISO 9000
16 6 (0.090%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.090%) SSAE 16
17 5 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
17 5 (0.075%) ISO 22301
17 5 (0.075%) SEPA
System Software
1 479 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 380 (5.73%) Docker
3 363 (5.47%) Active Directory
4 181 (2.73%) vSphere
5 134 (2.02%) XenServer
6 130 (1.96%) Xen
7 110 (1.66%) Hyper-V
8 72 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 67 (1.01%) Snort
10 60 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
11 56 (0.84%) NFS
11 56 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
12 50 (0.75%) XenApp
13 42 (0.63%) KVM
13 42 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 40 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
15 31 (0.47%) HDFS
16 29 (0.44%) Samba
17 24 (0.36%) Firmware
18 21 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 900 (13.56%) Puppet
2 604 (9.10%) Opscode Chef
3 565 (8.51%) Ansible
4 262 (3.95%) Nagios
5 186 (2.80%) Tivoli
6 121 (1.82%) Kubernetes
7 108 (1.63%) Cobbler
8 81 (1.22%) Control-M
9 76 (1.15%) Graphite
10 72 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
11 67 (1.01%) SCOM
12 65 (0.98%) Salt
13 59 (0.89%) SCCM
14 55 (0.83%) Data Guard
14 55 (0.83%) NetBackup
14 55 (0.83%) Terraform
15 52 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 52 (0.78%) ZABBIX
16 47 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
17 43 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1869 (28.16%) Oracle
2 720 (10.85%) VMware
3 648 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 644 (9.70%) Red Hat
5 481 (7.25%) Cisco
6 334 (5.03%) IBM
7 245 (3.69%) Sybase
8 229 (3.45%) HP
9 196 (2.95%) SAP
10 190 (2.86%) Citrix
11 184 (2.77%) Juniper
12 166 (2.50%) CheckPoint
12 166 (2.50%) NetApp
13 160 (2.41%) Sun
14 157 (2.37%) F5
15 146 (2.20%) Google
15 146 (2.20%) Splunk
16 134 (2.02%) Palo Alto
17 111 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
18 103 (1.55%) Informatica
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 10% shift bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Hoptroff London Limited
Salary: Salary negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £78000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 40% night shift allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago