Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cygwin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cygwin over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cygwin
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1138 1196 1237
Rank change year-on-year +58 +41 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cygwin 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the System Software category 0.004% 0.013% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
UK median annual salary £26,500 £72,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.45% +107.14% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £66,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £27,250 £80,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,500 - £35,000

Cygwin is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 24,468 23,267 23,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.34% 12.97% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19,968 19,368 19,251
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Cygwin
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cygwin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cygwin in the UK

Cygwin
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cygwin in the UK

Cygwin
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 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
England +80 1 £26,500 -63.45% 2
UK excluding London - 1 £26,500 - 1
South West - 1 £26,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cygwin 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 with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) CAE
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management

Cygwin
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAE
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds