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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 55 4 33
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +29
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 76 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.67% 23.82% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.90% 44.97% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 76 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
126 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.81% 52.98% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 114 163 140
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Oracle
3 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
4 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
6 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 15 (34.09%) Linux
8 14 (31.82%) DB2
9 13 (29.55%) C++
10 12 (27.27%) C
10 12 (27.27%) Perl
10 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
10 12 (27.27%) VMware
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 12 (27.27%) ITIL
10 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (25.00%) Puppet
11 11 (25.00%) RHCE
11 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared
11 11 (25.00%) RHCSA
11 11 (25.00%) Derivative
11 11 (25.00%) Python
11 11 (25.00%) Open Source
11 11 (25.00%) Security Management
11 11 (25.00%) HP
11 11 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 11 (25.00%) CentOS
11 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (25.00%) Oracle Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) DB2
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.55%) Redmine
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Administrator
2 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Support Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (6.82%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (4.55%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) J2EE
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.55%) Qt
4 1 (2.27%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Derivative
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Replication
3 3 (6.82%) Robotics
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.55%) HACMP
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.09%) Linux
4 11 (25.00%) CentOS
4 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Windows NT
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) AIX
6 2 (4.55%) HPUX
7 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL
3 11 (25.00%) Security Management
3 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 6 (13.64%) UML
5 6 (13.64%) Business Development
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) OOD
8 2 (4.55%) OOP
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL V2
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 13 (29.55%) C++
3 12 (27.27%) C
3 12 (27.27%) Perl
4 11 (25.00%) Python
4 11 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.64%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (38.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) RHCE
3 11 (25.00%) RHCSA
4 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) HP
4 10 (22.73%) Intel
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Siebel