The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 63 84 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -55
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 36 17 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.24% 1.49% 7.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 5.43% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 66
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
362 313 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.61% 27.43% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 308 282 257
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Kent

UNIX
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Folkestone +1 6 £30,000 - 1
Dover +3 4 £33,000 +22.22%
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £67,500 -
Canterbury -11 2 £27,500 +3.77%
Maidstone +3 1 £35,000 -
Deal - 1 £50,000 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 52 (69.33%) SQL
2 43 (57.33%) Oracle
3 36 (48.00%) PL/SQL
4 33 (44.00%) Finance
5 32 (42.67%) Oracle Forms
6 29 (38.67%) Shell Script
7 25 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 25 (33.33%) Linux
8 24 (32.00%) XML
9 23 (30.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 17 (22.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (21.33%) HP
12 15 (20.00%) Project Management
13 14 (18.67%) Veritas
13 14 (18.67%) Solaris
13 14 (18.67%) Perl
13 14 (18.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 13 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (17.33%) Windows
14 13 (17.33%) AIX
14 13 (17.33%) DNS
15 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
15 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
16 10 (13.33%) Java
16 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
17 9 (12.00%) Python
17 9 (12.00%) .NET
17 9 (12.00%) Puppet

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.33%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) CICS
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) DNS
2 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.67%) LDAP
3 8 (10.67%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (4.00%) IPsec
5 3 (4.00%) DHCP
5 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 3 (4.00%) MPLS
5 3 (4.00%) WAN
5 3 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.33%) SMTP
7 1 (1.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 23 (30.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.00%) DataStage
7 2 (2.67%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
3 6 (8.00%) TestDirector
3 6 (8.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.67%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.33%) JUnit
6 1 (1.33%) jMock
6 1 (1.33%) EasyMock
General
1 33 (44.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Developer
2 27 (36.00%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Administrator
5 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Programmer
6 6 (8.00%) Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) DBA
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.67%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.33%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) DataStage Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) XML
2 9 (12.00%) .NET
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 3 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) XSD
5 1 (1.33%) Swing
5 1 (1.33%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.33%) Spring
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) HACMP
2 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.67%) Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) AS400
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) DTV
4 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Solaris
3 13 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (17.33%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) AIX
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (20.00%) Project Management
3 9 (12.00%) Change Control
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) System Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (8.00%) DevOps
6 6 (8.00%) V-Model
6 6 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Scrum
8 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (69.33%) SQL
2 36 (48.00%) PL/SQL
3 29 (38.67%) Shell Script
4 14 (18.67%) Perl
5 10 (13.33%) Java
6 9 (12.00%) Python
7 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.33%) Korn
10 1 (1.33%) C
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) ISEB
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) MCSE
2 3 (4.00%) CCNA
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (18.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (10.67%) NFS
2 8 (10.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.67%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (8.00%) OpenView
3 6 (8.00%) Control-M
4 3 (4.00%) SCCM
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.33%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Oracle
2 16 (21.33%) HP
3 14 (18.67%) Veritas
4 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.33%) Dell
7 6 (8.00%) VMware
8 5 (6.67%) Sun
8 5 (6.67%) Sybase
8 5 (6.67%) IBM
8 5 (6.67%) Citrix
9 4 (5.33%) Cisco
9 4 (5.33%) Symantec
10 3 (4.00%) Teradata
10 3 (4.00%) Informatica
10 3 (4.00%) SAP
10 3 (4.00%) JD Edwards
11 2 (2.67%) Intel
11 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.67%) Veeam
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + standard
Posted: 6 days ago