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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 59 78 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -60
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 33 34 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.44% 2.70% 8.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.30% 11.56% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 95
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 294 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.02% 23.39% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 306 229 257
Average salary £32,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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
Folkestone +5 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Maidstone +25 1 £35,000 -33.33%
West Malling +9 1 £28,000 -46.66%
Sittingbourne +7 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Deal - 1 £55,000 -
Dover - 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (61.40%) Linux
2 25 (43.86%) Finance
3 24 (42.11%) Oracle
4 23 (40.35%) SQL
5 21 (36.84%) Solaris
6 18 (31.58%) AIX
6 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (29.82%) Veritas
7 17 (29.82%) Perl
7 17 (29.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (26.32%) Python
9 15 (26.32%) Shell Script
10 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
11 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
11 13 (22.81%) DNS
11 13 (22.81%) Java
11 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
11 13 (22.81%) Windows
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (19.30%) Puppet
13 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
14 10 (17.54%) Clustering
14 10 (17.54%) HACMP
14 10 (17.54%) NFS
14 10 (17.54%) HP
14 10 (17.54%) LDAP
14 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.77%) Apache
1 5 (8.77%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) DNS
1 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) LDAP
3 8 (14.04%) SAN
4 7 (12.28%) Internet
5 6 (10.53%) WAN
6 5 (8.77%) VPN
7 4 (7.02%) Firewall
8 3 (5.26%) IPsec
8 3 (5.26%) DHCP
8 3 (5.26%) LAN
8 3 (5.26%) MPLS
9 1 (1.75%) TACACS
9 1 (1.75%) SMTP
9 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Administrator
4 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.77%) DBA
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
1 7 (12.28%) XML
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
3 4 (7.02%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) HACMP
2 10 (17.54%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) Mainframe
4 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Open Source
5 5 (8.77%) Social Media
5 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.26%) AS400
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) CMDB
7 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Linux
2 21 (36.84%) Solaris
3 18 (31.58%) AIX
4 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (22.81%) Windows
6 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
2 9 (15.79%) DevOps
3 8 (14.04%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
4 6 (10.53%) Change Control
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.77%) People Management
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) EAI
5 5 (8.77%) SOA
5 5 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (8.77%) OO
5 5 (8.77%) DSDM
5 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) Perl
3 15 (26.32%) Python
3 15 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
4 13 (22.81%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.53%) C
7 5 (8.77%) C++
7 5 (8.77%) PHP
7 5 (8.77%) Scala
8 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) Korn
10 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) MCSE
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) CCA
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCEA
3 1 (1.75%) MCSD
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (17.54%) NFS
2 10 (17.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Puppet
1 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (15.79%) NetBackup
3 7 (12.28%) OpenView
3 7 (12.28%) Control-M
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM
5 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) Veritas
3 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.54%) HP
6 9 (15.79%) Sun
7 6 (10.53%) IBM
8 5 (8.77%) Sybase
8 5 (8.77%) Dell
8 5 (8.77%) Symantec
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco
9 4 (7.02%) VMware
10 2 (3.51%) SAP
10 2 (3.51%) Remedy
11 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
11 1 (1.75%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago