The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 48 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 29 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.28% 12.41% 18.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.79% 32.10% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 51
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
163 162 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.28% 38.66% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 157 156 125
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 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
Hampshire

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 28 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (46.43%) Linux
2 25 (29.76%) DB2
2 25 (29.76%) Analytics
3 24 (28.57%) Apache
4 20 (23.81%) Nagios
4 20 (23.81%) Debian
4 20 (23.81%) Python
4 20 (23.81%) Puppet
4 20 (23.81%) Ubuntu
5 18 (21.43%) Intel
6 16 (19.05%) C++
6 16 (19.05%) AIX
6 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.05%) Degree
7 15 (17.86%) Replication
7 15 (17.86%) Windows
7 15 (17.86%) C
8 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
8 14 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 14 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 14 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 11 (13.10%) SQL
9 11 (13.10%) HACMP
9 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.10%) Finance
9 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
10 10 (11.90%) Change Management
10 10 (11.90%) Project Management
10 10 (11.90%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (28.57%) Apache
2 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.19%) FileNet
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) LAN
1 9 (10.71%) WAN
2 5 (5.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) DB2
2 10 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (5.95%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.95%) JDeveloper
2 5 (5.95%) Toad
3 4 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Administrator
2 22 (26.19%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 20 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Technical Leader
5 14 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) Graduate
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (11.90%) Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.52%) DBA
9 7 (8.33%) DB2 DBA
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Business Developer
12 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Manager
12 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) XML
2 5 (5.95%) Middleware
2 5 (5.95%) Apache Flex
3 4 (4.76%) jQuery
3 4 (4.76%) REST
3 4 (4.76%) HTML
3 4 (4.76%) CSS
3 4 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (3.57%) LAMP
4 3 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Replication
2 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.10%) HACMP
4 2 (2.38%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.19%) Robotics
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.43%) Linux
2 20 (23.81%) Debian
2 20 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 16 (19.05%) AIX
4 15 (17.86%) Windows
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) HPUX
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Analytics
2 16 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 14 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
4 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
5 10 (11.90%) Change Management
5 10 (11.90%) Project Management
6 9 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (5.95%) Workflow
7 5 (5.95%) ETL
7 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.95%) Database Tuning
7 5 (5.95%) Cash Management
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.95%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) MVC
9 3 (3.57%) OO
10 2 (2.38%) ITIL
10 2 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) Python
2 16 (19.05%) C++
3 15 (17.86%) C
4 14 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 11 (13.10%) SQL
6 7 (8.33%) Java
7 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 5 (5.95%) Korn
9 4 (4.76%) PHP
10 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.19%) VBScript
11 1 (1.19%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCSE
2 1 (1.19%) MCSA
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (23.81%) Nagios
1 20 (23.81%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 14 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Intel
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) Kofax
4 1 (1.19%) HP
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Citrix
4 1 (1.19%) Lotus
4 1 (1.19%) IronPort