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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 49 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1186 1141 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.53% 4.82% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.11% 17.95% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 993 895 1383
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
6205 6356 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.95% 26.86% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 5315 5555
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 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 24 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
(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 -2 335 £47,375 +5.27% 27
Surrey +8 287 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Hampshire -5 223 £45,000 +12.50% 35
East Sussex +50 88 £40,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +3 80 £35,000 -11.39% 7
Oxfordshire +58 65 £47,500 +35.71% 9
West Sussex +4 59 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Kent +18 35 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Middlesex +7 12 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Sussex +3 4 £57,500 +21.05%
M4 Corridor +8 3 £45,000 -
Home Counties - 3 £30,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1406 (60.66%) Linux
2 881 (38.01%) Windows
3 775 (33.43%) SQL
4 737 (31.79%) Oracle
5 642 (27.70%) Java
6 455 (19.63%) Finance
7 445 (19.20%) Degree
8 361 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
9 329 (14.19%) Python
10 322 (13.89%) C++
11 309 (13.33%) Perl
12 306 (13.20%) Software Engineering
13 302 (13.03%) SQL Server
14 301 (12.99%) Solaris
15 292 (12.60%) Firewall
16 290 (12.51%) Microsoft
17 289 (12.47%) JavaScript
18 286 (12.34%) XML
19 284 (12.25%) VMware
20 278 (11.99%) HTML
21 273 (11.78%) Shell Script
22 256 (11.04%) PL/SQL
23 248 (10.70%) Oracle Database
24 241 (10.40%) MySQL
24 241 (10.40%) TCP/IP
25 240 (10.35%) Red Hat
26 237 (10.22%) ITIL
27 217 (9.36%) Telecoms
28 214 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
29 202 (8.71%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 180 (7.77%) Apache
2 176 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 126 (5.44%) WebLogic
4 96 (4.14%) WebSphere
5 87 (3.75%) JBoss
6 50 (2.16%) Node.js
7 49 (2.11%) MS Exchange
8 41 (1.77%) nginx
9 39 (1.68%) IIS
9 39 (1.68%) SharePoint
10 36 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 35 (1.51%) Apache Solr
12 32 (1.38%) SAS
13 31 (1.34%) Lotus Domino
14 26 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 22 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (0.82%) Moodle
18 17 (0.73%) Confluence
18 17 (0.73%) Lync
Applications
1 191 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.29%) MS Office
3 19 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.30%) MS Project
5 6 (0.26%) SPSS
6 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.13%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.086%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.043%) Mingle
9 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 74 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 24 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
6 22 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
7 21 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
8 18 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
8 18 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.30%) BASE24
12 6 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
13 5 (0.22%) Cordys
14 4 (0.17%) SAP PM
15 3 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
15 3 (0.13%) Line 500
15 3 (0.13%) Agresso
16 2 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (1.64%) SaaS
3 21 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (0.91%) Amazon S3
4 19 (0.82%) GitHub
5 8 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (0.35%) AWS OpsWorks
6 6 (0.26%) PaaS
7 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.043%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 292 (12.60%) Firewall
2 241 (10.40%) TCP/IP
3 163 (7.03%) SAN
4 155 (6.69%) DNS
5 104 (4.49%) WAN
6 98 (4.23%) LAN
7 79 (3.41%) Internet
8 72 (3.11%) LDAP
8 72 (3.11%) HTTP
9 66 (2.85%) VPN
10 63 (2.72%) NAS
11 59 (2.55%) Network Security
12 57 (2.46%) BGP
13 52 (2.24%) DHCP
14 50 (2.16%) GSM
15 49 (2.11%) VoIP
16 45 (1.94%) SMTP
17 40 (1.73%) OSPF
18 39 (1.68%) SS7
18 39 (1.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 248 (10.70%) Oracle Database
3 241 (10.40%) MySQL
4 173 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 96 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 93 (4.01%) DB2
7 89 (3.84%) Oracle Reports
8 64 (2.76%) RDBMS
8 64 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
10 34 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 32 (1.38%) Big Data
12 26 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
15 21 (0.91%) OLTP
16 19 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
16 19 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (0.82%) MongoDB
17 18 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 142 (6.13%) Subversion
2 120 (5.18%) Oracle Forms
3 119 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 89 (3.84%) Maven
5 67 (2.89%) Jenkins
6 52 (2.24%) Selenium
7 50 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 41 (1.77%) RSpec
9 38 (1.64%) JIRA
10 36 (1.55%) Toad
11 29 (1.25%) Ant
12 28 (1.21%) JUnit
13 27 (1.16%) PHPUnit
14 26 (1.12%) Hudson
15 22 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 22 (0.95%) Behat
16 17 (0.73%) ClearCase
17 16 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
17 16 (0.69%) InstallShield
18 13 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 455 (19.63%) Finance
2 217 (9.36%) Telecoms
3 97 (4.18%) Banking
4 75 (3.24%) Retail
5 63 (2.72%) Marketing
6 45 (1.94%) Automotive
7 41 (1.77%) French Language
8 36 (1.55%) Aerospace
9 34 (1.47%) German Language
10 32 (1.38%) Spanish Language
11 28 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.16%) Electronics
13 18 (0.78%) Publishing
13 18 (0.78%) Legal
14 17 (0.73%) Back Office
15 15 (0.65%) General Ledger
16 14 (0.60%) Billing
17 13 (0.56%) Games
17 13 (0.56%) Advertising
18 11 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 522 (22.52%) Developer
2 244 (10.53%) Administrator
3 220 (9.49%) Analyst
4 214 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 184 (7.94%) Software Engineer
6 170 (7.33%) Java Developer
7 159 (6.86%) Systems Administrator
8 148 (6.38%) Technical Support
9 147 (6.34%) Consultant
10 116 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
11 105 (4.53%) Technical Support Engineer
12 97 (4.18%) UNIX Administrator
12 97 (4.18%) Linux Administrator
13 92 (3.97%) Architect
14 89 (3.84%) Senior Developer
15 78 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
16 77 (3.32%) Applications Support
17 76 (3.28%) Software Developer
18 75 (3.24%) DBA
19 72 (3.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (12.34%) XML
2 278 (11.99%) HTML
3 180 (7.77%) Web Services
4 171 (7.38%) CSS
5 128 (5.52%) J2EE
6 122 (5.26%) Spring
7 106 (4.57%) .NET
8 98 (4.23%) jQuery
9 91 (3.93%) JSP
10 83 (3.58%) Hibernate
11 75 (3.24%) Ajax
12 67 (2.89%) Middleware
13 60 (2.59%) SOAP
14 54 (2.33%) Struts
15 49 (2.11%) HTML5
16 46 (1.98%) JPA
16 46 (1.98%) Java EE
17 44 (1.90%) Servlets
18 41 (1.77%) REST
19 36 (1.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 214 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (8.46%) Computer Science
3 106 (4.57%) Clustering
4 92 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 72 (3.11%) Data Structures
6 58 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 57 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (2.42%) Mathematics
9 55 (2.37%) Open Source
10 54 (2.33%) Derivative
11 45 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 43 (1.86%) Mainframe
13 40 (1.73%) Replication
14 28 (1.21%) Mobile App
15 24 (1.04%) Equities
16 23 (0.99%) HACMP
16 23 (0.99%) Physics
16 23 (0.99%) User Experience
17 19 (0.82%) E-Learning
18 18 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1406 (60.66%) Linux
2 881 (38.01%) Windows
3 301 (12.99%) Solaris
4 202 (8.71%) AIX
5 163 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 122 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (3.24%) HPUX
9 69 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (2.37%) SUSE
11 45 (1.94%) Debian
12 40 (1.73%) Ubuntu
13 37 (1.60%) CentOS
13 37 (1.60%) Mac OS X
14 35 (1.51%) Windows 2000
15 34 (1.47%) Apple iOS
16 27 (1.16%) Windows 7
17 26 (1.12%) Windows NT
18 21 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
19 15 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (13.20%) Software Engineering
3 237 (10.22%) ITIL
4 183 (7.89%) OO
5 172 (7.42%) Project Management
6 155 (6.69%) Service Delivery
7 118 (5.09%) DevOps
8 117 (5.05%) Change Management
9 111 (4.79%) TDD
9 111 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (4.62%) Scrum
11 102 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 94 (4.06%) Load Balancing
13 91 (3.93%) Test Automation
13 91 (3.93%) SOA
13 91 (3.93%) UML
14 90 (3.88%) Unit Testing
15 88 (3.80%) MVC
16 84 (3.62%) Software Testing
17 75 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 775 (33.43%) SQL
2 642 (27.70%) Java
3 329 (14.19%) Python
4 322 (13.89%) C++
5 309 (13.33%) Perl
6 289 (12.47%) JavaScript
7 273 (11.78%) Shell Script
8 256 (11.04%) PL/SQL
9 188 (8.11%) C#
10 172 (7.42%) C
11 152 (6.56%) Ruby
12 143 (6.17%) PHP
13 100 (4.31%) Bash Shell
14 68 (2.93%) COBOL
15 59 (2.55%) T-SQL
16 55 (2.37%) PowerShell
17 42 (1.81%) Scala
18 39 (1.68%) XPath
19 33 (1.42%) Korn
19 33 (1.42%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 445 (19.20%) Degree
2 176 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 135 (5.82%) SC Cleared
4 116 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (2.98%) CCNP
6 66 (2.85%) CCNA
7 61 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (2.46%) ISEB
9 55 (2.37%) CISSP
10 47 (2.03%) MCSE
11 37 (1.60%) RHCE
12 34 (1.47%) ISTQB
13 31 (1.34%) DV Cleared
14 30 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (1.16%) CEH
16 25 (1.08%) HND
17 24 (1.04%) MCITP
18 23 (0.99%) HNC
18 23 (0.99%) PhD
19 22 (0.95%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.09%) QA
2 110 (4.75%) SLA
3 49 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.47%) GPG13
7 7 (0.30%) COBIT
7 7 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.30%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.086%) COSO
System Software
1 152 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (6.26%) Active Directory
3 82 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
4 65 (2.80%) vSphere
5 35 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 30 (1.29%) NFS
7 26 (1.12%) Hyper-V
8 25 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 25 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (0.95%) KVM
9 22 (0.95%) iptables
10 21 (0.91%) NDS
11 19 (0.82%) Firmware
12 17 (0.73%) Xen
13 16 (0.69%) ISA Server
14 14 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 11 (0.47%) Sendmail
16 10 (0.43%) XenApp
17 9 (0.39%) Postfix
18 8 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 105 (4.53%) Puppet
2 54 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 41 (1.77%) NetBackup
5 33 (1.42%) Tivoli
6 29 (1.25%) Nagios
7 22 (0.95%) SCOM
7 22 (0.95%) Data Guard
8 20 (0.86%) Backup Exec
9 18 (0.78%) Netcool
10 16 (0.69%) CA Single Sign-On
10 16 (0.69%) Control-M
11 13 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
12 12 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (0.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 11 (0.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 11 (0.47%) OpenAM
14 10 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
14 10 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 737 (31.79%) Oracle
2 290 (12.51%) Microsoft
3 284 (12.25%) VMware
4 240 (10.35%) Red Hat
5 193 (8.33%) Cisco
6 187 (8.07%) HP
7 141 (6.08%) IBM
8 97 (4.18%) Citrix
9 84 (3.62%) Sun
10 82 (3.54%) Sybase
11 78 (3.36%) EMC
12 77 (3.32%) Juniper
13 71 (3.06%) Veritas
14 69 (2.98%) F5
15 53 (2.29%) SAP
16 47 (2.03%) NetApp
16 47 (2.03%) CheckPoint
16 47 (2.03%) Symantec
16 47 (2.03%) Remedy
17 41 (1.77%) Business Objects
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Harrington Starr
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East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Bonus and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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