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 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 41 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1124 1062 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.50% 5.25% 7.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.45% 18.83% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 811 816 1345
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
6092 5639 6570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.82% 27.86% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5027 4659 5798
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
(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 +3 449 £47,250 +5.00% 50
Surrey -2 226 £45,000 - 35
Hampshire -15 219 £42,000 -4.00% 30
Buckinghamshire +40 97 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Oxfordshire -12 47 £35,000 +5.26% 11
West Sussex -4 46 £37,500 +3.44% 7
Kent -4 23 £59,750 +59.33% 4
East Sussex -10 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Middlesex -4 11 £51,500 +14.44% 3
Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1342 (59.59%) Linux
2 913 (40.54%) Windows
3 692 (30.73%) SQL
4 690 (30.64%) Oracle
5 558 (24.78%) Java
6 417 (18.52%) Degree
7 394 (17.50%) Finance
8 342 (15.19%) SQL Server
9 328 (14.56%) Microsoft
10 313 (13.90%) JavaScript
11 309 (13.72%) Solaris
12 298 (13.23%) HTML
13 293 (13.01%) VMware
14 284 (12.61%) C++
15 281 (12.48%) Perl
16 263 (11.68%) XML
17 260 (11.55%) MySQL
17 260 (11.55%) Shell Script
18 256 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
19 254 (11.28%) TCP/IP
20 250 (11.10%) Python
21 246 (10.92%) ITIL
22 245 (10.88%) Firewall
22 245 (10.88%) Software Engineering
23 230 (10.21%) HP
24 227 (10.08%) Telecoms
25 211 (9.37%) Computer Science
26 206 (9.15%) CSS
27 203 (9.01%) Apache
28 199 (8.84%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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
1 203 (9.01%) Apache
2 161 (7.15%) Tomcat
3 129 (5.73%) WebLogic
4 85 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 68 (3.02%) JBoss
6 62 (2.75%) IIS
7 37 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 36 (1.60%) nginx
9 33 (1.47%) SAS
10 32 (1.42%) MS Exchange
11 28 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 26 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
13 23 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 21 (0.93%) Node.js
15 20 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
15 20 (0.89%) Jetty
16 19 (0.84%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
17 18 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
18 16 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 163 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.40%) MS Office
3 20 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.36%) SPSS
5 7 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 80 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
4 22 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.22%) BASE24
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.13%) Agresso
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.089%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.089%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.18%) SaaS
2 28 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.58%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.36%) PaaS
6 7 (0.31%) GitHub
6 7 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.089%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.089%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.044%) IaaS
9 1 (0.044%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.044%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 254 (11.28%) TCP/IP
2 245 (10.88%) Firewall
3 189 (8.39%) DNS
4 169 (7.50%) SAN
5 106 (4.71%) WAN
6 100 (4.44%) Internet
7 97 (4.31%) HTTP
8 93 (4.13%) VPN
9 92 (4.09%) LAN
10 64 (2.84%) LDAP
11 56 (2.49%) GSM
12 55 (2.44%) DHCP
12 55 (2.44%) Network Security
13 54 (2.40%) SS7
14 45 (2.00%) Wireless
15 44 (1.95%) UMTS
16 41 (1.82%) BGP
16 41 (1.82%) SMTP
17 40 (1.78%) NAS
18 39 (1.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 260 (11.55%) MySQL
3 198 (8.79%) Oracle Database
4 156 (6.93%) Relational Database
5 100 (4.44%) DB2
6 91 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 89 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 78 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
9 65 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
10 53 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
11 39 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 37 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
12 37 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
16 26 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (0.98%) Oracle Discoverer
19 21 (0.93%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 137 (6.08%) Subversion
2 110 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 72 (3.20%) Oracle Forms
4 70 (3.11%) Jenkins
5 61 (2.71%) Maven
6 49 (2.18%) Ant
7 45 (2.00%) Toad
8 44 (1.95%) JUnit
8 44 (1.95%) JIRA
9 43 (1.91%) Hudson
10 40 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
11 31 (1.38%) Eclipse
12 29 (1.29%) Selenium
13 24 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 23 (1.02%) Visual Studio
15 13 (0.58%) Behat
15 13 (0.58%) PHPUnit
16 12 (0.53%) ProC
16 12 (0.53%) RSpec
General
1 394 (17.50%) Finance
2 227 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 117 (5.20%) Banking
4 81 (3.60%) Marketing
5 72 (3.20%) Retail
6 49 (2.18%) French Language
7 38 (1.69%) German Language
8 28 (1.24%) Advertising
9 21 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 21 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 21 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 20 (0.89%) Back Office
10 20 (0.89%) Legal
10 20 (0.89%) Automotive
11 19 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.58%) Publishing
13 12 (0.53%) General Ledger
14 11 (0.49%) Electronics
15 9 (0.40%) Billing
15 9 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (18.56%) Developer
2 249 (11.06%) Analyst
3 219 (9.72%) Administrator
4 218 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 167 (7.42%) Software Engineer
6 154 (6.84%) Consultant
7 151 (6.71%) Technical Support
8 147 (6.53%) Java Developer
9 132 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
10 126 (5.60%) Technical Engineer
11 110 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
12 103 (4.57%) Senior Developer
13 96 (4.26%) Applications Support
14 91 (4.04%) Architect
15 89 (3.95%) UNIX Administrator
16 82 (3.64%) Support Analyst
17 77 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
18 75 (3.33%) DBA
19 70 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
20 69 (3.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (13.23%) HTML
2 263 (11.68%) XML
3 206 (9.15%) CSS
4 148 (6.57%) Web Services
5 147 (6.53%) J2EE
6 116 (5.15%) jQuery
7 83 (3.69%) Spring
8 75 (3.33%) .NET
9 74 (3.29%) JSP
10 68 (3.02%) Ajax
11 63 (2.80%) Middleware
12 59 (2.62%) SOAP
13 43 (1.91%) Java EE
13 43 (1.91%) LAMP
14 40 (1.78%) Spring MVC
15 39 (1.73%) Oracle Fusion
15 39 (1.73%) Hibernate
16 34 (1.51%) XSLT
16 34 (1.51%) Servlets
17 32 (1.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 211 (9.37%) Computer Science
2 197 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (3.86%) Mainframe
4 85 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 79 (3.51%) Clustering
6 67 (2.98%) Open Source
7 62 (2.75%) Mathematics
8 42 (1.87%) Derivative
9 38 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 30 (1.33%) Physics
11 29 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.20%) User Experience
13 23 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 23 (1.02%) Algorithms
14 22 (0.98%) HACMP
14 22 (0.98%) Replication
14 22 (0.98%) Smartphone
15 20 (0.89%) PKI
16 17 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1342 (59.59%) Linux
2 913 (40.54%) Windows
3 309 (13.72%) Solaris
4 199 (8.84%) AIX
5 164 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 144 (6.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 115 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 68 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (2.89%) HPUX
10 56 (2.49%) Windows 7
11 47 (2.09%) Mac OS X
12 45 (2.00%) SUSE
13 42 (1.87%) Ubuntu
14 37 (1.64%) CentOS
15 32 (1.42%) Windows XP
16 30 (1.33%) Windows NT
16 30 (1.33%) Debian
17 27 (1.20%) Windows 2000
18 26 (1.15%) Apple iOS
19 18 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (10.92%) ITIL
3 245 (10.88%) Software Engineering
4 157 (6.97%) OO
5 144 (6.39%) Project Management
6 141 (6.26%) SOA
7 135 (5.99%) Change Management
8 120 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 98 (4.35%) Migration
10 97 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
11 95 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
12 92 (4.09%) MVC
13 86 (3.82%) Software Testing
14 85 (3.77%) E-Commerce
15 83 (3.69%) Scrum
16 80 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
17 78 (3.46%) Service Management
18 77 (3.42%) DevOps
19 72 (3.20%) Configuration Management
19 72 (3.20%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 692 (30.73%) SQL
2 558 (24.78%) Java
3 313 (13.90%) JavaScript
4 284 (12.61%) C++
5 281 (12.48%) Perl
6 260 (11.55%) Shell Script
7 250 (11.10%) Python
8 160 (7.10%) PHP
9 158 (7.02%) PL/SQL
10 148 (6.57%) C#
11 136 (6.04%) C
12 111 (4.93%) Ruby
13 86 (3.82%) Bash Shell
14 64 (2.84%) PowerShell
15 43 (1.91%) XPath
16 39 (1.73%) Scala
17 36 (1.60%) XQuery
18 35 (1.55%) Korn
18 35 (1.55%) T-SQL
19 28 (1.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 417 (18.52%) Degree
2 173 (7.68%) Security Cleared
3 129 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 90 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (3.51%) ISEB
6 71 (3.15%) CCNA
7 67 (2.98%) CISSP
8 55 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (2.09%) MCSE
10 43 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 42 (1.87%) ISTQB
12 35 (1.55%) CEH
13 33 (1.47%) HND
14 32 (1.42%) DV Cleared
15 31 (1.38%) HNC
16 27 (1.20%) CCNP
16 27 (1.20%) RHCE
17 22 (0.98%) MCSA
17 22 (0.98%) PhD
18 21 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.33%) QA
2 84 (3.73%) SLA
3 40 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.53%) COBIT
6 11 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.22%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.18%) GPG13
9 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.089%) COSO
11 1 (0.044%) WAI
11 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 176 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (6.39%) Active Directory
3 65 (2.89%) vSphere
4 57 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
5 48 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 39 (1.73%) NDS
7 34 (1.51%) NFS
8 33 (1.47%) Hyper-V
8 33 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
9 31 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (1.07%) Firmware
11 23 (1.02%) ISA Server
12 22 (0.98%) KVM
12 22 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 21 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 16 (0.71%) Sendmail
15 14 (0.62%) Samba
15 14 (0.62%) Postfix
16 12 (0.53%) XenServer
17 9 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 77 (3.42%) Puppet
2 56 (2.49%) NetBackup
3 50 (2.22%) Tivoli
4 47 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (1.95%) SCOM
6 36 (1.60%) Netcool
7 28 (1.24%) Nagios
8 24 (1.07%) Control-M
8 24 (1.07%) SCCM
9 23 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
10 21 (0.93%) Data Guard
11 20 (0.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 20 (0.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 20 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 20 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
12 18 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
13 14 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
14 12 (0.53%) Legato
14 12 (0.53%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 690 (30.64%) Oracle
2 328 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 293 (13.01%) VMware
4 230 (10.21%) HP
5 196 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 158 (7.02%) Cisco
7 148 (6.57%) IBM
8 130 (5.77%) Citrix
9 108 (4.80%) Sun
10 78 (3.46%) Sybase
11 74 (3.29%) Business Objects
12 71 (3.15%) EMC
13 64 (2.84%) Juniper
14 60 (2.66%) Veritas
15 57 (2.53%) F5
16 56 (2.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
17 45 (2.00%) Remedy
18 44 (1.95%) SAP
19 40 (1.78%) Symantec
20 37 (1.64%) CheckPoint
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