Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 74 101
Rank change year-on-year -21 +27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 6 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.47% 3.34% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 14.16% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 46 23
Essex median annual salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £30,125 £18,750
90th Percentile £44,188 £42,500 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +27.66% -1.05% +5.56%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 256 353 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.21% 23.61% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 171 306 365
Essex median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Essex

Unix
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Unix in Essex

Unix
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Essex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Essex

Unix
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Billericay - 2 £41,125 -
Colchester +8 1 £33,500 -12.99%
Brentwood +7 1 £22,500 -
Southend-on-Sea -10 1 £32,500 +9.77% 5
Witham - 1 £22,500 -
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) jOOQ

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) jOOQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Java 8
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Actuate
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin