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

Unix
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 5 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.33% 3.99% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% 15.66% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 15
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £72,500 £40,250
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 Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 83 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 16.74% 25.46% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 210 215
Median salary £30,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) SMTP
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) A+ Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) MCSA
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) MCP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) IMAP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008

Unix
Co-occurring 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 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (41.67%) IMAP
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) SMTP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) jMock
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) Handlebars
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) SAML
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
1 5 (41.67%) Ticket Management
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PHP 7
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) A+ Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) MCP
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) CA