The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 42 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1120 1275 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.19% 6.00% 7.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.75% 21.22% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1068 1443
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6310 6009 6825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.26% 28.27% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5192 5172 5991
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UNIX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UNIX Salary Trend in the South East

UNIX
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in the South East

UNIX
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire -6 410 £42,500 -5.55% 46
Hampshire -18 222 £42,500 +6.25% 30
Surrey -8 213 £43,500 -3.33% 16
Buckinghamshire +37 114 £30,000 -15.49% 7
East Sussex +23 57 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Sussex -22 43 £58,500 +23.80% 2
Oxfordshire -44 24 £37,000 -17.77% 6
Kent +2 19 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Middlesex -23 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
M4 Corridor +3 8 £65,000 +36.84%
Home Counties +5 3 £32,500 -43.47%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1344 (62.40%) Linux
2 901 (41.83%) Windows
3 712 (33.05%) Oracle
4 612 (28.41%) SQL
5 568 (26.37%) Java
6 426 (19.78%) Degree
7 355 (16.48%) Finance
8 342 (15.88%) SQL Server
9 330 (15.32%) HTML
10 329 (15.27%) Solaris
10 329 (15.27%) Microsoft
11 321 (14.90%) JavaScript
12 302 (14.02%) MySQL
13 277 (12.86%) Firewall
14 271 (12.58%) Perl
15 262 (12.16%) C++
16 259 (12.02%) VMware
17 258 (11.98%) ITIL
18 251 (11.65%) TCP/IP
19 249 (11.56%) Shell Script
20 228 (10.58%) Computer Science
21 218 (10.12%) CSS
22 217 (10.07%) Software Engineering
23 216 (10.03%) Apache
24 211 (9.80%) Red Hat
25 206 (9.56%) XML
26 202 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
27 198 (9.19%) Telecoms
28 193 (8.96%) Oracle Database
29 190 (8.82%) Security Cleared

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 216 (10.03%) Apache
2 141 (6.55%) Tomcat
3 105 (4.87%) WebLogic
4 70 (3.25%) IIS
5 65 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 44 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 40 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 40 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
8 27 (1.25%) SAS
8 27 (1.25%) Node.js
9 25 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 25 (1.16%) MS Exchange
9 25 (1.16%) OpenStack
10 22 (1.02%) JCAPS
11 20 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 18 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
13 13 (0.60%) Jetty
13 13 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
13 13 (0.60%) NetWeaver
13 13 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 130 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.37%) MS Office
3 13 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.56%) SPSS
5 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) MS Project
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.32%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.19%) SAP GRC
8 4 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
8 4 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.19%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.14%) OpenWorks
10 2 (0.093%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.093%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 2 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.14%) SaaS
3 31 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.32%) Force.com
6 6 (0.28%) PaaS
6 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.28%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.23%) Office 365
7 5 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (0.23%) ElastiCache
8 4 (0.19%) GitHub
8 4 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 277 (12.86%) Firewall
2 251 (11.65%) TCP/IP
3 173 (8.03%) DNS
4 162 (7.52%) SAN
5 125 (5.80%) Internet
6 121 (5.62%) HTTP
7 104 (4.83%) WAN
7 104 (4.83%) VPN
8 86 (3.99%) LAN
9 74 (3.44%) LDAP
10 67 (3.11%) Network Security
11 58 (2.69%) NAS
12 54 (2.51%) SS7
13 45 (2.09%) DHCP
14 38 (1.76%) GSM
15 37 (1.72%) VoIP
16 36 (1.67%) BGP
17 35 (1.62%) SMS
17 35 (1.62%) SMTP
18 33 (1.53%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 302 (14.02%) MySQL
3 193 (8.96%) Oracle Database
4 189 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 138 (6.41%) RDBMS
6 131 (6.08%) DB2
7 106 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 71 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
9 65 (3.02%) Oracle ODI
10 52 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
11 40 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 39 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
12 39 (1.81%) Big Data
13 35 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
14 34 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (1.35%) SQLPlus
15 29 (1.35%) DataStage
16 24 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (0.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 91 (4.22%) Git (software)
2 79 (3.67%) Subversion
3 71 (3.30%) Ant
4 61 (2.83%) Maven
4 61 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 60 (2.79%) Jenkins
6 51 (2.37%) Eclipse
6 51 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
7 48 (2.23%) Selenium
8 45 (2.09%) Toad
9 43 (2.00%) JIRA
10 34 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 26 (1.21%) JMeter
12 25 (1.16%) JUnit
13 23 (1.07%) Hudson
14 22 (1.02%) Visual Studio
15 18 (0.84%) LoadRunner
15 18 (0.84%) TestDirector
16 14 (0.65%) Cucumber
17 13 (0.60%) JDeveloper
General
1 355 (16.48%) Finance
2 198 (9.19%) Telecoms
3 110 (5.11%) Banking
4 72 (3.34%) French Language
5 69 (3.20%) Marketing
6 64 (2.97%) German Language
7 57 (2.65%) Retail
8 32 (1.49%) Advertising
9 26 (1.21%) Legal
10 24 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.02%) Back Office
12 20 (0.93%) Spanish Language
13 16 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.74%) Billing
14 15 (0.70%) Electronics
15 11 (0.51%) Publishing
16 10 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.28%) Russian Language
18 5 (0.23%) Italian Language
18 5 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 413 (19.17%) Developer
2 257 (11.93%) Analyst
3 213 (9.89%) Administrator
4 184 (8.54%) Support Engineer
5 144 (6.69%) Consultant
6 136 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
7 133 (6.17%) Software Engineer
8 129 (5.99%) Java Developer
9 114 (5.29%) Technical Support
10 110 (5.11%) Technical Engineer
11 94 (4.36%) Applications Support
12 92 (4.27%) Linux Administrator
13 89 (4.13%) Architect
14 88 (4.09%) DBA
14 88 (4.09%) Technical Support Engineer
15 73 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
16 72 (3.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 72 (3.34%) Senior Developer
17 70 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 70 (3.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (15.32%) HTML
2 218 (10.12%) CSS
3 206 (9.56%) XML
4 175 (8.12%) Web Services
5 152 (7.06%) J2EE
6 125 (5.80%) jQuery
7 93 (4.32%) Middleware
8 80 (3.71%) Spring
9 73 (3.39%) .NET
10 70 (3.25%) Ajax
11 61 (2.83%) SOAP
12 52 (2.41%) JSP
13 51 (2.37%) Oracle Fusion
14 47 (2.18%) LAMP
15 43 (2.00%) Hibernate
16 42 (1.95%) Java EE
17 33 (1.53%) JSON
18 29 (1.35%) HTML5
19 28 (1.30%) Spring MVC
20 25 (1.16%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 129 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 96 (4.46%) Open Source
5 74 (3.44%) Clustering
6 72 (3.34%) Mainframe
7 67 (3.11%) Mathematics
8 46 (2.14%) Replication
9 41 (1.90%) Data Integration
10 39 (1.81%) Physics
11 38 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.44%) Derivative
14 27 (1.25%) Statistics
15 25 (1.16%) CMDB
16 24 (1.11%) Smartphone
17 22 (1.02%) Digital Media
17 22 (1.02%) Life Science
18 20 (0.93%) Visualisation
18 20 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1344 (62.40%) Linux
2 901 (41.83%) Windows
3 329 (15.27%) Solaris
4 187 (8.68%) AIX
5 161 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 139 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 109 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (3.34%) Ubuntu
9 68 (3.16%) Windows 7
10 67 (3.11%) HPUX
11 53 (2.46%) Mac OS X
12 48 (2.23%) Windows XP
13 40 (1.86%) Debian
14 37 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (1.53%) CentOS
16 29 (1.35%) Apple iOS
17 23 (1.07%) SUSE
18 19 (0.88%) Windows 2000
19 15 (0.70%) Windows NT
20 12 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (11.98%) ITIL
2 217 (10.07%) Software Engineering
3 202 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (5.80%) OO
4 125 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
5 121 (5.62%) Change Management
6 114 (5.29%) Project Management
7 99 (4.60%) E-Commerce
8 97 (4.50%) MVC
8 97 (4.50%) Service Management
9 96 (4.46%) Configuration Management
10 95 (4.41%) SOA
11 87 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 87 (4.04%) Service Delivery
12 86 (3.99%) Validation
13 73 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
14 69 (3.20%) ETL
15 68 (3.16%) Test Management
16 66 (3.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 612 (28.41%) SQL
2 568 (26.37%) Java
3 321 (14.90%) JavaScript
4 271 (12.58%) Perl
5 262 (12.16%) C++
6 249 (11.56%) Shell Script
7 187 (8.68%) Python
8 159 (7.38%) PHP
9 136 (6.31%) PL/SQL
10 132 (6.13%) C
11 125 (5.80%) Bash Shell
12 122 (5.66%) C#
13 119 (5.52%) Ruby
14 39 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 37 (1.72%) VB
16 36 (1.67%) PHP5
17 31 (1.44%) Korn
18 28 (1.30%) Scala
19 20 (0.93%) XQuery
19 20 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 426 (19.78%) Degree
2 190 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 143 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 89 (4.13%) ISEB
5 72 (3.34%) CISSP
6 63 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 56 (2.60%) DV Cleared
8 48 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 46 (2.14%) CCNA
10 39 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (1.58%) ISTQB
12 32 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
13 28 (1.30%) HNC
13 28 (1.30%) HND
14 26 (1.21%) MCSE
15 25 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (1.11%) CISA
17 22 (1.02%) CEH
18 21 (0.97%) PCI QSA
19 20 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.78%) SLA
2 71 (3.30%) QA
3 53 (2.46%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.46%) HL7
7 9 (0.42%) DO-178B
8 7 (0.32%) COBIT
9 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.046%) GPG13
9 1 (0.046%) COSO
System Software
1 177 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 45 (2.09%) VMware ESX
3 45 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
4 41 (1.90%) NFS
5 37 (1.72%) vSphere
6 35 (1.62%) Firmware
6 35 (1.62%) NDS
7 32 (1.49%) KVM
8 30 (1.39%) Hyper-V
8 30 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 20 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 18 (0.84%) ISA Server
12 16 (0.74%) Veritas File System
13 15 (0.70%) Samba
14 14 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 14 (0.65%) XenApp
14 14 (0.65%) XenServer
15 11 (0.51%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 80 (3.71%) Puppet
2 59 (2.74%) NetBackup
3 45 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.67%) Nagios
5 35 (1.62%) Data Guard
5 35 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (1.35%) SCCM
7 27 (1.25%) Tivoli
8 26 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 21 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
10 20 (0.93%) Cacti
11 19 (0.88%) Control-M
12 18 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 15 (0.70%) SCOM
14 14 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
14 14 (0.65%) Netcool
14 14 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
15 12 (0.56%) OpenView
16 11 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
16 11 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 712 (33.05%) Oracle
2 329 (15.27%) Microsoft
3 259 (12.02%) VMware
4 211 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 180 (8.36%) HP
6 159 (7.38%) Cisco
7 107 (4.97%) Citrix
7 107 (4.97%) IBM
8 106 (4.92%) Sun
9 67 (3.11%) Juniper
10 65 (3.02%) Business Objects
11 61 (2.83%) EMC
12 60 (2.79%) F5
13 54 (2.51%) Sybase
14 53 (2.46%) Veritas
15 52 (2.41%) JBoss
16 51 (2.37%) TIBCO
17 50 (2.32%) CheckPoint
18 41 (1.90%) Cognos
19 36 (1.67%) SAP
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