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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 443 416 415
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 10 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.093% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.098% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 14
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,300 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
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
19999 21359 20410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16641 16800 16826
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
West Sussex - 7 £58,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £36,500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £37,500 -
UNIX Support
England

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Line Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
7 2 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) AIX
7 2 (16.67%) HPUX
7 2 (16.67%) Solaris
7 2 (16.67%) JBoss
7 2 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Publishing
7 2 (16.67%) ATG

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) ATG
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell