The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 88 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.34% 4.59% 7.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.75% 18.25% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 55
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £77,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
316 263 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.16% 25.17% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 285 218 175
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,404
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
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 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 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
Maidstone -13 2 - - 2
Dover -2 1 £27,000 -41.93%
Folkestone -11 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £48,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £26,500 -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (58.33%) SQL
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) Oracle
3 21 (43.75%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) Finance
4 17 (35.42%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
7 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
8 12 (25.00%) AIX
8 12 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
9 11 (22.92%) Apache
9 11 (22.92%) JBoss
10 10 (20.83%) Solaris
10 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
10 10 (20.83%) MySQL
10 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (16.67%) Veritas
12 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 8 (16.67%) Perl
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (14.58%) YAML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
1 11 (22.92%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
1 4 (8.33%) VPN
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) VLAN
2 3 (6.25%) LDAP
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) SNMP
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) IPv4
4 1 (2.08%) IPv6
4 1 (2.08%) MPLS
4 1 (2.08%) OSPF
4 1 (2.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 12 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (20.83%) MySQL
4 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) DTS
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (2.08%) Xcelsius
9 1 (2.08%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
1 5 (10.42%) LoadRunner
1 5 (10.42%) TestDirector
2 3 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.25%) jMock
2 3 (6.25%) Hudson
2 3 (6.25%) EasyMock
2 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.25%) Ant
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) DBA
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Senior DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.33%) UNIX Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Sybase DBA
7 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Java Swing Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) YAML
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 4 (8.33%) XML
5 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) XMLBeans
5 3 (6.25%) J2SE
5 3 (6.25%) Swing
5 3 (6.25%) XSD
5 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.17%) HTML
6 2 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.08%) J2EE
7 1 (2.08%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (8.33%) HACMP
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Tandem
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 21 (43.75%) Windows
3 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (25.00%) AIX
5 10 (20.83%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (14.58%) DevOps
3 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.25%) V-Model
7 3 (6.25%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (16.67%) Perl
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 7 (14.58%) Ruby
5 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.33%) C
6 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (6.25%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
1 5 (10.42%) ISEB
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (8.33%) OCP
3 3 (6.25%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.33%) NFS
1 4 (8.33%) SRDF
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
1 7 (14.58%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.42%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.25%) OpenView
3 3 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) Red Hat
3 11 (22.92%) JBoss
4 8 (16.67%) Veritas
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.58%) IBM
6 6 (12.50%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) Jaspersoft
8 4 (8.33%) VMware
8 4 (8.33%) EMC
8 4 (8.33%) Business Objects
8 4 (8.33%) Sybase
9 3 (6.25%) Dell
9 3 (6.25%) Sun
9 3 (6.25%) SAP
10 2 (4.17%) BMC
10 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
11 1 (2.08%) Brocade
11 1 (2.08%) Pega
11 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
Henry Schein
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago