The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 66 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.75% 2.41% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.70% 9.50% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 19
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 200 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.66% 25.35% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 218 163 343
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Brighton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 68 (87.18%) Linux
2 48 (61.54%) SQL
3 46 (58.97%) Perl
4 44 (56.41%) XML
5 41 (52.56%) Tomcat
6 40 (51.28%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (50.00%) Java
8 37 (47.44%) Web Services
8 37 (47.44%) HTML
9 36 (46.15%) Spring
9 36 (46.15%) HTTP
10 34 (43.59%) Ruby
10 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
10 34 (43.59%) Subversion
10 34 (43.59%) Git (software)
11 31 (39.74%) CSS
11 31 (39.74%) XPath
11 31 (39.74%) XQuery
12 27 (34.62%) Ubuntu
13 26 (33.33%) Open Source
14 24 (30.77%) jQuery
15 22 (28.21%) Java EE
15 22 (28.21%) Spring MVC
15 22 (28.21%) SOAP
15 22 (28.21%) J2EE
15 22 (28.21%) MVC
15 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (26.92%) QA
16 21 (26.92%) JPA
16 21 (26.92%) Hibernate

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (52.56%) Tomcat
2 17 (21.79%) Jetty
3 15 (19.23%) Apache
4 13 (16.67%) Node.js
4 13 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.15%) HTTP
2 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.95%) SMTP
3 13 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (20.51%) MySQL
3 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.56%) BaseX
5 2 (2.56%) SQLite
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) Subversion
1 34 (43.59%) Git (software)
2 19 (24.36%) Maven
3 17 (21.79%) Ant
4 6 (7.69%) Selenium
5 4 (5.13%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.85%) JIRA
7 2 (2.56%) RSpec
8 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.28%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.36%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Administrator
5 14 (17.95%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (17.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (17.95%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Perl Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.41%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.85%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) XML
2 37 (47.44%) HTML
2 37 (47.44%) Web Services
3 36 (46.15%) Spring
4 31 (39.74%) CSS
5 24 (30.77%) jQuery
6 22 (28.21%) J2EE
6 22 (28.21%) Java EE
6 22 (28.21%) Spring MVC
6 22 (28.21%) SOAP
7 21 (26.92%) JPA
7 21 (26.92%) Hibernate
8 15 (19.23%) Cocoon
8 15 (19.23%) Tapestry
9 14 (17.95%) Servlets
10 7 (8.97%) XSLT
11 2 (2.56%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.56%) JSP
11 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Open Source
2 14 (17.95%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 13 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (87.18%) Linux
2 27 (34.62%) Ubuntu
3 15 (19.23%) Windows
4 14 (17.95%) Debian
5 13 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 13 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) MVC
1 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) OO
3 16 (20.51%) E-Commerce
3 16 (20.51%) Configuration Management
4 13 (16.67%) Workflow
4 13 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
6 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.13%) Time Management
7 4 (5.13%) SOA
8 3 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Migration
8 3 (3.85%) Project Management
8 3 (3.85%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Test Management
8 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) SQL
2 46 (58.97%) Perl
3 39 (50.00%) Java
4 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 34 (43.59%) Ruby
5 31 (39.74%) XPath
5 31 (39.74%) XQuery
6 17 (21.79%) Groovy
6 17 (21.79%) Scala
7 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
8 13 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (5.13%) PHP
9 4 (5.13%) C#
10 2 (2.56%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) KVM
1 13 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle