The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / Kent
Rank 37 48 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +42
Permanent jobs citing Unix 52 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.30% 4.84% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.76% 15.29% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 23
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,450 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 327 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.42% 31.66% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 164 279 338
Median salary £39,000 £37,176 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.90% -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Unix
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Unix Salary Trend in Kent

Unix
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Kent

Unix
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +3 14 £37,000 +13.84% 2
Chatham -6 6 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Tonbridge +6 4 - -
Canterbury +8 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Unix.

1 39 (69.64%) IBM
2 29 (51.79%) Windows
3 26 (46.43%) Oracle
3 26 (46.43%) Oracle Database
4 21 (37.50%) Tivoli
5 19 (33.93%) Finance
6 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
6 18 (32.14%) Shell Script
6 18 (32.14%) AIX
6 18 (32.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 17 (30.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 17 (30.36%) High Availability
7 17 (30.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (30.36%) Toad
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 17 (30.36%) Data Guard
7 17 (30.36%) Replication
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (28.57%) SolarWinds
8 16 (28.57%) LANDesk
9 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
9 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
10 14 (25.00%) Patch Management
10 14 (25.00%) Linux
10 14 (25.00%) Asset Management
11 12 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.86%) VB
13 8 (14.29%) HTML
13 8 (14.29%) JavaScript

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle Database
2 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
2 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (5.36%) Informix
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) OLTP
7 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Toad
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 20 (35.71%) DBA
3 19 (33.93%) Unix Engineer
4 17 (30.36%) Senior DBA
4 17 (30.36%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 16 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
5 16 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 10 (17.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Developer
8 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) CSS
1 8 (14.29%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.50%) SOAP
2 7 (12.50%) XML
3 6 (10.71%) Web Services
3 6 (10.71%) XHTML
3 6 (10.71%) XSLT
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) LAMP
4 1 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Replication
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) e-Health
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) AIX
3 14 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 17 (30.36%) High Availability
3 14 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 14 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (12.50%) OO
4 7 (12.50%) Open Source
5 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (10.71%) Change Control
5 6 (10.71%) Functional Testing
5 6 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
5 6 (10.71%) UML
5 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 4 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.14%) Structured Programming
7 4 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
1 18 (32.14%) Shell Script
2 10 (17.86%) VB
3 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) PHP
4 7 (12.50%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) ECMAScript
5 6 (10.71%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.93%) SQL
7 3 (5.36%) VBScript
8 2 (3.57%) C
9 1 (1.79%) CFML
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 17 (30.36%) Data Guard
2 17 (30.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (30.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (7.14%) OpenView
3 4 (7.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) IBM
2 26 (46.43%) Oracle
3 16 (28.57%) LANDesk
3 16 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) BMC
5 4 (7.14%) CA
5 4 (7.14%) Compuware
5 4 (7.14%) Dynatrace
5 4 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) Nimsoft
6 3 (5.36%) Sybase
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
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