The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Support in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 441 434 417
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 13 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.079% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.084% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 36
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
UNIX Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UNIX Support Salary Trend in the South East

UNIX Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Support Salary Histogram in the South East

UNIX Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +10 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £25,000 -
Berkshire -7 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Middlesex - 2 £51,250 -
UNIX Support
England

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Linux
3 15 (71.43%) AIX
4 12 (57.14%) ITIL
4 12 (57.14%) Solaris
5 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) RHCE
8 7 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (28.57%) Clustering
9 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 6 (28.57%) Java
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) HPUX
10 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
10 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
11 4 (19.05%) French Language
11 4 (19.05%) SCSA
11 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
11 4 (19.05%) SLA
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
12 3 (14.29%) Internet
12 3 (14.29%) IBM
12 3 (14.29%) Sun
12 3 (14.29%) HP
12 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Support in their job title 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 with UNIX Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) DB2
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 4 (19.05%) French Language
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Linux
3 15 (71.43%) AIX
4 12 (57.14%) Solaris
5 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (23.81%) HPUX
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) RHCE
2 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
2 4 (19.05%) SCSA
3 3 (14.29%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) ATG