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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / South East
Rank 50 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 745 1011 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.07% 5.19% 5.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.08% 17.91% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 579 832 786
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
4120 5645 6155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.03% 28.98% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3518 4891 5044
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,772 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 257 £50,000 - 26
Hampshire -6 155 £45,000 -4.25% 20
Surrey -12 122 £50,000 +5.26% 17
West Sussex +26 55 £55,000 +12.24% 3
Kent +15 54 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Buckinghamshire -7 48 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Oxfordshire +21 39 £48,750 +2.63% 7
East Sussex +1 11 £60,000 +62.16% 1
Middlesex -5 4 £37,500 -31.81%
Sussex - 2 £58,750 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1110 (69.38%) Linux
2 599 (37.44%) Windows
3 474 (29.63%) Java
4 450 (28.13%) Oracle
5 361 (22.56%) SQL
6 334 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
7 305 (19.06%) Finance
8 292 (18.25%) Python
9 226 (14.13%) TCP/IP
10 206 (12.88%) C++
11 199 (12.44%) VMware
12 196 (12.25%) Degree
13 195 (12.19%) Perl
14 189 (11.81%) Shell Script
15 186 (11.63%) C
16 183 (11.44%) Solaris
17 176 (11.00%) Microsoft
18 173 (10.81%) Software Engineering
19 172 (10.75%) SQL Server
19 172 (10.75%) Firewall
20 163 (10.19%) Security Cleared
21 158 (9.88%) Apache
22 153 (9.56%) Red Hat
23 152 (9.50%) JavaScript
24 151 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
25 148 (9.25%) ITIL
26 146 (9.13%) MySQL
27 143 (8.94%) Cisco
28 138 (8.63%) Bash Shell
29 133 (8.31%) XML

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 158 (9.88%) Apache
2 119 (7.44%) Tomcat
3 95 (5.94%) WebLogic
4 85 (5.31%) JBoss
5 57 (3.56%) WebSphere
6 48 (3.00%) IIS
7 45 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 24 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 22 (1.38%) Apache Spark
10 18 (1.13%) nginx
11 17 (1.06%) SharePoint
12 15 (0.94%) NetWeaver
13 12 (0.75%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
15 10 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
16 8 (0.50%) SAP Portal
17 7 (0.44%) CICS
18 6 (0.38%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 76 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.38%) MS Office
3 10 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.063%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.50%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.44%) Teamcenter
8 6 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.25%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle BRM
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
11 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 94 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (4.31%) SaaS
3 44 (2.75%) IaaS
4 43 (2.69%) GitHub
5 40 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.13%) PaaS
8 10 (0.63%) Office 365
9 5 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.19%) G Suite
11 3 (0.19%) Responsys
11 3 (0.19%) Taleo
12 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.063%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 226 (14.13%) TCP/IP
2 172 (10.75%) Firewall
3 91 (5.69%) SAN
4 90 (5.63%) HTTP
5 69 (4.31%) DNS
6 59 (3.69%) SSL
7 47 (2.94%) VPN
8 42 (2.63%) Internet
9 40 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 39 (2.44%) FTP
11 38 (2.38%) LDAP
11 38 (2.38%) Network Security
11 38 (2.38%) WAN
12 35 (2.19%) LAN
13 31 (1.94%) SMTP
14 28 (1.75%) InfiniBand
14 28 (1.75%) SSH
15 27 (1.69%) DHCP
16 25 (1.56%) Wireshark
17 24 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 146 (9.13%) MySQL
3 110 (6.88%) Oracle Database
4 87 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.31%) DB2
6 50 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 47 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 45 (2.81%) Big Data
9 41 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 39 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
12 35 (2.19%) DataStage
13 34 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 31 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
15 29 (1.81%) MongoDB
16 27 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (1.25%) OLTP
18 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (1.19%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 77 (4.81%) Jenkins
2 60 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 42 (2.63%) JIRA
4 40 (2.50%) Maven
5 37 (2.31%) Selenium
6 33 (2.06%) Subversion
7 27 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.56%) Cucumber
9 24 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (1.44%) Ant
11 21 (1.31%) Toad
12 18 (1.13%) PHPUnit
13 17 (1.06%) JUnit
14 16 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.81%) Visual Studio
16 12 (0.75%) Vagrant
17 11 (0.69%) JMeter
17 11 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
18 8 (0.50%) HP UFT
18 8 (0.50%) ProC
General
1 305 (19.06%) Finance
2 124 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.00%) Banking
4 45 (2.81%) German Language
5 41 (2.56%) Marketing
6 34 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 33 (2.06%) French Language
8 30 (1.88%) Retail
9 24 (1.50%) Electronics
10 19 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.19%) Military
11 12 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.69%) Back Office
13 9 (0.56%) Games
13 9 (0.56%) Legal
14 8 (0.50%) Billing
15 7 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
15 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.25%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 328 (20.50%) Developer
2 162 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
3 145 (9.06%) Analyst
4 118 (7.38%) Administrator
5 111 (6.94%) Consultant
6 107 (6.69%) Support Engineer
6 107 (6.69%) Systems Engineer
7 102 (6.38%) Unix Engineer
8 98 (6.13%) Software Engineer
9 93 (5.81%) Java Developer
10 81 (5.06%) Architect
11 77 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
12 75 (4.69%) Security Engineer
13 72 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
14 67 (4.19%) Senior Developer
15 64 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
16 55 (3.44%) Software Developer
17 54 (3.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 52 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
19 49 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (8.31%) XML
2 125 (7.81%) HTML
3 117 (7.31%) Web Services
4 108 (6.75%) Middleware
5 103 (6.44%) .NET
6 102 (6.38%) J2EE
7 88 (5.50%) Spring
8 72 (4.50%) CSS
9 53 (3.31%) SOAP
10 42 (2.63%) REST
11 39 (2.44%) Hibernate
12 38 (2.38%) JSON
13 37 (2.31%) LAMP
14 31 (1.94%) Ajax
15 28 (1.75%) jQuery
16 26 (1.63%) JSF
17 24 (1.50%) JSP
18 22 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
19 20 (1.25%) Java EE
19 20 (1.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 131 (8.19%) Computer Science
2 110 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 97 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 74 (4.63%) Clustering
6 45 (2.81%) Replication
7 41 (2.56%) Statistics
8 28 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
9 23 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 21 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.25%) Mainframe
12 19 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
13 18 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.13%) Driving Licence
14 16 (1.00%) AS400
15 15 (0.94%) HACMP
16 12 (0.75%) Derivative
16 12 (0.75%) Hedge funds
17 11 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1110 (69.38%) Linux
2 599 (37.44%) Windows
3 183 (11.44%) Solaris
4 128 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 122 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 105 (6.56%) AIX
7 88 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 74 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (3.06%) Windows 2000
10 48 (3.00%) CentOS
11 25 (1.56%) Apple iOS
12 22 (1.38%) Mac OS
12 22 (1.38%) Ubuntu
13 19 (1.19%) Debian
14 18 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (1.00%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.94%) Windows NT
17 14 (0.88%) SUSE
18 13 (0.81%) Android
19 11 (0.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (10.81%) Software Engineering
3 148 (9.25%) ITIL
4 130 (8.13%) Information Security
5 126 (7.88%) DevOps
6 121 (7.56%) Scrum
7 120 (7.50%) Open Source
8 117 (7.31%) Performance Tuning
9 104 (6.50%) High Availability
10 95 (5.94%) Risk Management
11 92 (5.75%) SDLC
12 86 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 74 (4.63%) Configuration Management
14 71 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
14 71 (4.44%) Project Management
15 69 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (4.31%) Migration
16 66 (4.13%) Change Management
17 64 (4.00%) Service Delivery
18 63 (3.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 474 (29.63%) Java
2 361 (22.56%) SQL
3 292 (18.25%) Python
4 206 (12.88%) C++
5 195 (12.19%) Perl
6 189 (11.81%) Shell Script
7 186 (11.63%) C
8 152 (9.50%) JavaScript
9 138 (8.63%) Bash Shell
10 132 (8.25%) C#
11 119 (7.44%) PowerShell
12 107 (6.69%) PL/SQL
13 86 (5.38%) PHP
14 64 (4.00%) Ruby
15 50 (3.13%) Go
16 45 (2.81%) T-SQL
17 44 (2.75%) VB
18 27 (1.69%) Tcl
19 21 (1.31%) Bourne shell
20 17 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 196 (12.25%) Degree
2 163 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 100 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 61 (3.81%) DV Cleared
5 58 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (2.69%) CISSP
7 39 (2.44%) CCNA
8 29 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (1.75%) CEH
10 25 (1.56%) CCNP
10 25 (1.56%) CISM
11 20 (1.25%) AWS Certification
11 20 (1.25%) MCSE
12 15 (0.94%) ISEB
12 15 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (0.88%) CCIE
13 14 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (0.63%) ISSAP
15 9 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (6.19%) SLA
2 66 (4.13%) QA
3 24 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.44%) PMBOK
5 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.31%) HL7
6 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.19%) COBIT
7 3 (0.19%) COSO
8 2 (0.13%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.13%) ISO13485
8 2 (0.13%) SEPA
9 1 (0.063%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.063%) ISO22301
System Software
1 151 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 45 (2.81%) Firmware
4 43 (2.69%) Docker
5 30 (1.88%) VMware ESX
6 29 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
7 27 (1.69%) Samba
7 27 (1.69%) vSphere
8 25 (1.56%) LXC
9 24 (1.50%) NFS
10 21 (1.31%) Hyper-V
10 21 (1.31%) iptables
10 21 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 17 (1.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 16 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (0.81%) XenServer
15 10 (0.63%) XenApp
16 9 (0.56%) GlusterFS
17 8 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 92 (5.75%) Puppet
2 77 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (3.69%) NetBackup
4 44 (2.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 40 (2.50%) Nagios
6 34 (2.13%) Tivoli
7 30 (1.88%) Ansible
7 30 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
8 28 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 28 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 24 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
10 23 (1.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 23 (1.44%) SCCM
10 23 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 22 (1.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 19 (1.19%) Data Guard
13 18 (1.13%) Cacti
13 18 (1.13%) Oracle Identity Management
14 13 (0.81%) OpenView
14 13 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 450 (28.13%) Oracle
2 199 (12.44%) VMware
3 176 (11.00%) Microsoft
4 153 (9.56%) Red Hat
5 143 (8.94%) Cisco
6 122 (7.63%) IBM
7 108 (6.75%) F5
8 96 (6.00%) HP
9 89 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 77 (4.81%) Juniper
11 72 (4.50%) Palo Alto
12 71 (4.44%) Blue Coat
13 70 (4.38%) Sun
14 50 (3.13%) Citrix
14 50 (3.13%) NetApp
14 50 (3.13%) SAP
15 48 (3.00%) Crossbeam
15 48 (3.00%) Sourcefire
16 42 (2.63%) Veritas
17 40 (2.50%) Teradata
Hampshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago