Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Unix
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 10 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.76% 3.00% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.17% 11.28% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 8
Suffolk median annual salary £25,500 £65,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.77% +96.97% -20.00%
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £35,225 £72,500 £49,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 109 257 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.16% 26.58% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 100 232 226
Suffolk median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.71% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,000 £19,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £64,875 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Suffolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Suffolk

Unix
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stowmarket -2 5 £21,000 -27.59%
Ipswich -7 4 £32,000 -50.77%
Unix
East of England

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

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) KVM
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Linode
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Graduate
1 5 (50.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft