The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 53 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 29 91 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.97% 20.73% 25.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.13% 45.50% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 89 78
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UNIX
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 200 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.46% 45.56% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 152 188 162
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

UNIX
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Portsmouth

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 26 (47.27%) Linux
2 20 (36.36%) DB2
3 19 (34.55%) Windows
4 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
5 15 (27.27%) Python
5 15 (27.27%) Puppet
6 13 (23.64%) Analytics
6 13 (23.64%) C++
6 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.82%) Degree
7 12 (21.82%) C
7 12 (21.82%) Oracle
8 11 (20.00%) AIX
8 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 11 (20.00%) Replication
9 10 (18.18%) Debian
9 10 (18.18%) Ubuntu
9 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 10 (18.18%) Nagios
9 10 (18.18%) Intel
9 10 (18.18%) Apache
10 9 (16.36%) Tivoli
10 9 (16.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (16.36%) HACMP
10 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
10 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
11 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (12.73%) ITIL
12 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) DB2
2 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.45%) Toad
2 3 (5.45%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (16.36%) C Software Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) Graduate
5 8 (14.55%) DBA
6 7 (12.73%) DB2 DBA
6 7 (12.73%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Replication
2 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.36%) HACMP
4 5 (9.09%) Derivative
4 5 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.64%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Robotics
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) AIX
4 10 (18.18%) Debian
4 10 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.09%) CentOS
7 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
1 13 (23.64%) Analytics
2 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.73%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 5 (9.09%) Security Management
5 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 5 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
7 3 (5.45%) ETL
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) Cash Management
8 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
2 15 (27.27%) Python
3 13 (23.64%) C++
4 12 (21.82%) C
5 6 (10.91%) Java
5 6 (10.91%) Perl
6 5 (9.09%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Korn
6 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) RHCE
3 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) Puppet
2 10 (18.18%) Nagios
3 9 (16.36%) Tivoli
3 9 (16.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Intel
3 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) HP
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix