The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 1 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 18.18% 14.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £32,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Home Counties region.

Operating Systems Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 18.18% 17.65% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

UNIX
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

UNIX Salary Trend in the Home Counties

UNIX
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IRIX
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP