Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 78 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unix 32 20 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.54% 1.81% 4.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.46% 7.30% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 35
Northamptonshire median annual salary £39,750 £57,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.87% +55.41% -11.22%
10th Percentile £28,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 207 274 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.43% 24.80% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 171 234 264
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,538 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £60,700 £50,175
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.74%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Northamptonshire

Unix
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Northampton -8 9 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Corby -9 9 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Kettering - 4 £31,750 - 2
Unix
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) ITIL
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 10 (31.25%) DevOps
5 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
5 9 (28.13%) Puppet
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle
6 8 (25.00%) JBoss
6 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (18.75%) Ruby
8 5 (15.63%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
8 5 (15.63%) Remedy
8 5 (15.63%) Service Management
8 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (15.63%) ITSM
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (15.63%) BMC
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 8 (25.00%) JBoss
1 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.13%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
2 4 (12.50%) LESS
2 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) Kafka
4 1 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.13%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) AIX
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) SUSE
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (31.25%) DevOps
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
4 5 (15.63%) ITSM
4 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Web Operations
5 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (12.50%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.25%) Physics
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.75%) Ruby
6 5 (15.63%) VB
6 5 (15.63%) VBScript
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.25%) C++
9 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.50%) XenApp
1 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Cronacle
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Salt
3 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.25%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) BMC
3 5 (15.63%) Remedy
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica
7 1 (3.13%) SAP