Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 65 53
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12 +31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 41 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.16% 1.99% 4.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.67% 9.33% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 42
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -17.24% +3.57%
10th Percentile £36,250 £19,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £44,375 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% +2.22%

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 143 150 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 21.47% 21.34% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 132 315
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £19,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £47,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% - +3.75%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
Ipswich +18 30 £62,500 +78.57%
Bury St Edmunds - 8 £55,000 -
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Unix.

1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) Linux
3 26 (63.41%) Web Services
4 23 (56.10%) Windows
5 22 (53.66%) SQL
6 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
7 20 (48.78%) Oracle
8 19 (46.34%) ITIL
9 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
9 18 (43.90%) DNS
10 17 (41.46%) Configuration Management
10 17 (41.46%) XML
10 17 (41.46%) REST
11 16 (39.02%) SOAP
12 15 (36.59%) TOGAF
13 13 (31.71%) JSON
13 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
13 13 (31.71%) .NET
13 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
13 13 (31.71%) Python
13 13 (31.71%) SAN
13 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
14 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (29.27%) IBM
14 12 (29.27%) HTTP
14 12 (29.27%) JBoss
14 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
14 12 (29.27%) Firewall
15 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
15 11 (26.83%) High Availability

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
2 12 (29.27%) JBoss
2 12 (29.27%) WebLogic
3 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
4 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (7.32%) Confluence
7 1 (2.44%) Apache
7 1 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (24.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (21.95%) IaaS
4 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) DNS
1 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
2 13 (31.71%) SAN
3 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 12 (29.27%) HTTP
4 10 (24.39%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (24.39%) VPN
5 7 (17.07%) SSL
6 2 (4.88%) DSL
7 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.51%) SQLPlus
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) ClearCase
1 8 (19.51%) ClearQuest
2 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Gradle
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) AWS Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Release and Configuration Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Release Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) REST
2 17 (41.46%) XML
3 16 (39.02%) SOAP
4 13 (31.71%) .NET
4 13 (31.71%) JSON
5 9 (21.95%) LDAP
6 8 (19.51%) Java EE
6 8 (19.51%) OAuth
6 8 (19.51%) SAML
6 8 (19.51%) Spring Boot
7 7 (17.07%) Zuul
8 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.20%) LAMP
9 4 (9.76%) J2EE
10 3 (7.32%) Ajax
10 3 (7.32%) jQuery
10 3 (7.32%) Spring
10 3 (7.32%) XSD
10 3 (7.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Replication
2 9 (21.95%) User Experience
3 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.32%) DataPower
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) CMDB
5 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Configuration Management
3 15 (36.59%) TOGAF
4 11 (26.83%) High Availability
5 10 (24.39%) DevOps
5 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 9 (21.95%) Service Management
7 8 (19.51%) Change Control
7 8 (19.51%) CRM
7 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (19.51%) SDLC
7 8 (19.51%) Server Building
7 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.07%) Security Management
8 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (17.07%) Workflow
9 6 (14.63%) CMMI
9 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
9 6 (14.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
5 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
6 5 (12.20%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (24.39%) Sun Certification
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) iptables
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (24.39%) Puppet
2 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (17.07%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.44%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle
3 12 (29.27%) IBM
4 9 (21.95%) HP
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
5 8 (19.51%) CA
6 5 (12.20%) Capita
7 2 (4.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.44%) Apigee
8 1 (2.44%) Cerner
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) Fiorano
8 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) Mashery
8 1 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.44%) Trustwave
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam
8 1 (2.44%) WSO2