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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 53 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.58% 20.14% 9.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.55% 39.04% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 57 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
117 146 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.23% 51.59% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 112 142 131
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 £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
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 29 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
3 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
4 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
5 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 14 (45.16%) Python
6 14 (45.16%) ITIL
6 14 (45.16%) Perl
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) HP
6 14 (45.16%) RHCE
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) Security Management
6 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
6 14 (45.16%) Derivative
6 14 (45.16%) CentOS
6 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) Open Source
6 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
6 14 (45.16%) Puppet
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (45.16%) RHCSA
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.45%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Administrator
2 12 (38.71%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) DBA
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate
9 1 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Senior DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.45%) Qt
4 1 (3.23%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Derivative
1 14 (45.16%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Robotics
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) CentOS
4 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) Windows NT
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
6 2 (6.45%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Service Delivery
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Security Management
2 14 (45.16%) Software Testing
3 5 (16.13%) UML
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) Business Development
3 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
2 14 (45.16%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) Perl
2 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) C
3 7 (22.58%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
2 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (45.16%) RHCE
3 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
3 14 (45.16%) RHCSA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) HP
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Intel
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Siebel
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
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