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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 53 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-45 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 30 81 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.99% 18.41% 24.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 41.12% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 73
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 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
165 197 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.46% 44.77% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 156 185 157
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 £50,000
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 21 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 21 (35.00%) DB2
3 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 17 (28.33%) Analytics
5 16 (26.67%) Python
5 16 (26.67%) Puppet
6 13 (21.67%) C++
6 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.67%) Degree
7 12 (20.00%) C
7 12 (20.00%) Oracle
7 12 (20.00%) Apache
7 12 (20.00%) Nagios
7 12 (20.00%) Debian
7 12 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 11 (18.33%) AIX
8 11 (18.33%) Intel
8 11 (18.33%) Service Delivery
8 11 (18.33%) Replication
8 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
9 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 9 (15.00%) Tivoli
10 9 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (15.00%) HACMP
10 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (11.67%) Java
11 7 (11.67%) SQL
11 7 (11.67%) Finance

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) DB2
2 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.33%) Toad
2 5 (8.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Administrator
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 12 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (18.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Graduate
5 10 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 8 (13.33%) DBA
7 7 (11.67%) DB2 DBA
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (10.00%) Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) Business Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) XML
2 5 (8.33%) Middleware
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Replication
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) HACMP
3 4 (6.67%) Derivative
3 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 12 (20.00%) Debian
3 12 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 11 (18.33%) AIX
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.67%) CentOS
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) HPUX
8 1 (1.67%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Analytics
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (11.67%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (10.00%) ITIL
7 6 (10.00%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) ETL
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Change Management
8 5 (8.33%) Workflow
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Cash Management
8 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Security Management
10 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (26.67%) Python
3 13 (21.67%) C++
4 12 (20.00%) C
5 7 (11.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.33%) Perl
7 5 (8.33%) Korn
8 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VBScript
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) RHCE
3 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.33%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) Puppet
2 12 (20.00%) Nagios
3 9 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 9 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) Intel
3 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.33%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) IronPort
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix