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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 7 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.27% 6.17% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.59% 18.78% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 8
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 197 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 23.62% 32.83% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 186 103
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 £20,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Unix
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (66.67%) High Availability
3 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
5 6 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 6 (33.33%) MS Office
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) OOD
5 6 (33.33%) HTTP
5 6 (33.33%) Games
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 6 (33.33%) Banking
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Physics
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Mac OS
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V

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 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
2 5 (27.78%) IMAP
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) SMTP
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C++ Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) IT Support
4 5 (27.78%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (27.78%) REST
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) JMS
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.56%) XSD
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 5 (27.78%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) DataPower
4 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
2 7 (38.89%) Multithreading
3 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) OOD
3 6 (33.33%) Physics
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) Presales
4 5 (27.78%) Ticket Management
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Groovy
3 2 (11.11%) Scala
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) A+ Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 5 (27.78%) MCSA
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Apigee
4 1 (5.56%) Fiorano
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Mashery
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) WSO2
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