The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 77 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 31 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.19% 2.68% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 10.70% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 45
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
363 215 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 25.60% 25.03% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 323 206 372
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -11 30 £41,250 +26.92%
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Perl
2 25 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 24 (60.00%) Ruby
3 24 (60.00%) Open Source
4 22 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
6 18 (45.00%) Relational Database
6 18 (45.00%) RDBMS
6 18 (45.00%) Python
6 18 (45.00%) MySQL
7 17 (42.50%) HTTP
7 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
7 17 (42.50%) Debian
8 16 (40.00%) Workflow
8 16 (40.00%) Web Services
8 16 (40.00%) Node.js
8 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (32.50%) Java
11 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
12 11 (27.50%) VoIP
12 11 (27.50%) SMTP
12 11 (27.50%) KVM
13 10 (25.00%) Windows
14 9 (22.50%) Mac OS X
14 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
14 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (22.50%) Puppet

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (40.00%) Node.js
2 9 (22.50%) OpenStack
3 4 (10.00%) Jetty
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) HTTP
1 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 11 (27.50%) VoIP
2 11 (27.50%) SMTP
3 7 (17.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
5 2 (5.00%) BGP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (45.00%) RDBMS
2 18 (45.00%) MySQL
3 7 (17.50%) HBase
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 25 (62.50%) Administrator
1 25 (62.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 25 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) Flash
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) Open Source
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) Ubuntu
3 17 (42.50%) Debian
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
5 9 (22.50%) Mac OS X
5 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Workflow
1 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) SEO
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Perl
2 24 (60.00%) Ruby
3 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
4 18 (45.00%) Python
5 13 (32.50%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Haskell
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) KVM
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) VMware