The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 44 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 57 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.78% 2.18% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.66% 8.54% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 10 14
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UNIX
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
364 246 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.51% 25.49% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 325 210 412
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

UNIX
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

UNIX Salary Trend in East Sussex

UNIX
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in East Sussex

UNIX
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +25 57 £39,500 -1.25%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 80 (88.89%) Linux
2 52 (57.78%) Perl
3 48 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (48.89%) HTTP
5 43 (47.78%) Web Services
5 43 (47.78%) SQL
6 42 (46.67%) Ruby
7 40 (44.44%) Ubuntu
8 39 (43.33%) Java
8 39 (43.33%) Tomcat
9 38 (42.22%) XML
10 35 (38.89%) HTML
10 35 (38.89%) Open Source
11 32 (35.56%) Spring
11 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
12 31 (34.44%) Git (software)
13 29 (32.22%) CSS
14 28 (31.11%) Subversion
15 26 (28.89%) XQuery
15 26 (28.89%) XPath
16 24 (26.67%) Debian
16 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
16 24 (26.67%) Bash Shell
17 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (25.56%) Configuration Management
18 22 (24.44%) MySQL
18 22 (24.44%) jQuery
18 22 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (23.33%) SOAP
19 21 (23.33%) LXC

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 39 (43.33%) Tomcat
2 19 (21.11%) Jetty
2 19 (21.11%) Node.js
3 17 (18.89%) OpenStack
4 13 (14.44%) Apache
5 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.11%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Flash Media Server
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (18.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (48.89%) HTTP
2 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 19 (21.11%) VoIP
4 18 (20.00%) SMTP
5 7 (7.78%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (4.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (24.44%) MySQL
3 20 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) BaseX
4 2 (2.22%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) SQLite
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) HBase
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (34.44%) Git (software)
2 28 (31.11%) Subversion
3 15 (16.67%) Maven
3 15 (16.67%) Ant
4 6 (6.67%) Selenium
5 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.33%) JIRA
7 2 (2.22%) RSpec
8 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 4 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) Administrator
2 27 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 27 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 27 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 25 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Perl Developer
9 5 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Web Tester
10 3 (3.33%) Tester
10 3 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) Web Services
2 38 (42.22%) XML
3 35 (38.89%) HTML
4 32 (35.56%) Spring
5 29 (32.22%) CSS
6 22 (24.44%) jQuery
7 21 (23.33%) SOAP
8 20 (22.22%) Java EE
8 20 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 20 (22.22%) J2EE
9 18 (20.00%) JPA
9 18 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 13 (14.44%) Cocoon
10 13 (14.44%) Tapestry
11 12 (13.33%) Servlets
12 6 (6.67%) XSLT
13 3 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (1.11%) Apache Flex
14 1 (1.11%) JSON
14 1 (1.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.89%) Open Source
2 16 (17.78%) Digital Media
2 16 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 12 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 80 (88.89%) Linux
2 40 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 24 (26.67%) Debian
4 18 (20.00%) Windows
5 17 (18.89%) Mac OS X
5 17 (18.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Android
7 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Configuration Management
1 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.22%) MVC
3 19 (21.11%) Workflow
3 19 (21.11%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (21.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (18.89%) OO
5 14 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.89%) Web Development
7 6 (6.67%) Project Management
8 5 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.44%) Time Management
9 4 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.33%) Migration
10 3 (3.33%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.33%) Test Management
10 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.33%) Functional Programming
10 3 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.78%) Perl
2 43 (47.78%) SQL
3 42 (46.67%) Ruby
4 39 (43.33%) Java
5 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 26 (28.89%) XPath
6 26 (28.89%) XQuery
7 24 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 19 (21.11%) Python
9 15 (16.67%) Groovy
9 15 (16.67%) Scala
10 4 (4.44%) C#
10 4 (4.44%) PHP
11 2 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.11%) Haskell
12 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) LXC
2 17 (18.89%) KVM
3 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Puppet
2 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.44%) VMware
2 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle