The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 24 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 7 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 5.15% 9.05% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 26.57% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 9
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £32,500
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 Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29 143 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 21.32% 34.05% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 135 55
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Unix
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Unix in Ipswich

Unix
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Ipswich over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Ipswich

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Unix.

1 14 (73.68%) High Availability
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
3 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
4 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (42.11%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
5 8 (42.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) C++
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) OOD
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Games
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) Physics
6 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
6 7 (36.84%) Low Latency
6 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
7 6 (31.58%) Clustering
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) MS Office
8 5 (26.32%) MCSE
8 5 (26.32%) MCSA
8 5 (26.32%) MCP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
2 5 (26.32%) IMAP
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) SMTP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C++ Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior C++ Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) IT Support
4 5 (26.32%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.79%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
4 6 (31.58%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) DataPower
5 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Mac OS
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) High Availability
2 8 (42.11%) Multithreaded Programming
2 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
3 7 (36.84%) Low Latency
3 7 (36.84%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) OOD
3 7 (36.84%) Physics
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (26.32%) Presales
4 5 (26.32%) Ticket Management
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Groovy
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) A+ Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Perfmon
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle