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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 59 86 21
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -65
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 34 16 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.44% 1.38% 8.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.18% 5.76% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 85
Average salary £35,000 £58,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.42% +54.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,550 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £80,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
334 278 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.84% 23.99% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 291 232 251
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 5 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £67,500 -
Canterbury -8 2 £27,500 +3.77%
Maidstone +13 1 £35,000 -
West Malling +8 1 £28,000 -46.66%
Deal - 1 £55,000 - 1
Dover - 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (55.74%) SQL
2 29 (47.54%) Linux
3 28 (45.90%) Oracle
4 25 (40.98%) Finance
5 20 (32.79%) Shell Script
5 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
6 18 (29.51%) Solaris
6 18 (29.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (27.87%) Veritas
7 17 (27.87%) AIX
7 17 (27.87%) Perl
7 17 (27.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (26.23%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (24.59%) DNS
10 14 (22.95%) HP
10 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
11 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
11 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (21.31%) Python
11 13 (21.31%) Windows
12 12 (19.67%) XML
13 11 (18.03%) Java
13 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.03%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
13 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
13 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (18.03%) Puppet
14 10 (16.39%) Veritas Volume Manager

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.20%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) Node.js
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) DNS
2 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.39%) LDAP
4 8 (13.11%) SAN
5 5 (8.20%) Internet
6 4 (6.56%) Firewall
7 3 (4.92%) VLAN
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
7 3 (4.92%) DHCP
7 3 (4.92%) WAN
7 3 (4.92%) MPLS
7 3 (4.92%) IPsec
8 1 (1.64%) SMTP
8 1 (1.64%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (13.11%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.92%) DataStage
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) TestDirector
3 4 (6.56%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.64%) jMock
5 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.84%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) DBA
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.92%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) XML
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) HTML5
4 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Spring
5 1 (1.64%) Swing
5 1 (1.64%) XSD
5 1 (1.64%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Clustering
2 10 (16.39%) HACMP
3 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) Open Source
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) AS400
5 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 18 (29.51%) Solaris
3 17 (27.87%) AIX
4 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (21.31%) Windows
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (16.39%) Project Management
3 8 (13.11%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (9.84%) Change Control
4 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (8.20%) DevOps
6 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.56%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.56%) V-Model
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.92%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Shell Script
2 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
3 17 (27.87%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) Python
5 11 (18.03%) Java
6 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.92%) Scala
8 3 (4.92%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) C
8 3 (4.92%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) Korn
10 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ISEB
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.56%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) CCNA
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) MCSD
4 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCA
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (16.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (16.39%) NFS
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) vCloud
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
5 2 (3.28%) XenApp
5 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 9 (14.75%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.48%) OpenView
3 7 (11.48%) Control-M
4 4 (6.56%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (4.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 17 (27.87%) Veritas
3 14 (22.95%) HP
3 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.48%) Dell
6 6 (9.84%) Citrix
6 6 (9.84%) IBM
6 6 (9.84%) Sun
6 6 (9.84%) VMware
7 5 (8.20%) Sybase
7 5 (8.20%) Symantec
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
9 3 (4.92%) Teradata
9 3 (4.92%) Informatica
9 3 (4.92%) JD Edwards
10 2 (3.28%) SAP
10 2 (3.28%) Intel
10 2 (3.28%) Veeam
11 1 (1.64%) Infoblox
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