The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 46 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1163 1730 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.83% 7.58% 8.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.02% 26.31% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1383 1694
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6455 6576 7066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.82% 28.82% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 5560 6177
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 405 £45,000 +12.50% 22
Surrey -10 267 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Hampshire -14 263 £40,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire +14 77 £40,000 - 10
West Sussex -29 62 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Kent -59 34 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire -60 18 £35,000 -26.70% 4
Middlesex -20 14 £55,000 +6.79% 1
East Sussex -9 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Sussex - 4 £47,500 -
M4 Corridor -5 3 £45,000 +12.50%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1406 (62.80%) Linux
2 901 (40.24%) Windows
3 847 (37.83%) Oracle
4 680 (30.37%) SQL
5 587 (26.22%) Java
6 388 (17.33%) Degree
7 369 (16.48%) Solaris
8 367 (16.39%) Microsoft
9 314 (14.02%) SQL Server
10 313 (13.98%) C++
11 303 (13.53%) Shell Script
12 298 (13.31%) Perl
13 279 (12.46%) HTML
13 279 (12.46%) Finance
14 274 (12.24%) VMware
15 270 (12.06%) Software Engineering
16 267 (11.92%) JavaScript
17 255 (11.39%) Oracle Database
18 253 (11.30%) MySQL
19 246 (10.99%) Firewall
20 237 (10.59%) Red Hat
21 235 (10.50%) Python
22 230 (10.27%) AIX
23 225 (10.05%) Telecoms
24 220 (9.83%) SAN
25 213 (9.51%) Apache
25 213 (9.51%) Security Cleared
26 212 (9.47%) Computer Science
27 210 (9.38%) TCP/IP
28 209 (9.33%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 213 (9.51%) Apache
2 142 (6.34%) WebLogic
3 141 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 77 (3.44%) WebSphere
5 69 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 64 (2.86%) IIS
7 59 (2.64%) MS Exchange
8 52 (2.32%) NetWeaver
9 47 (2.10%) Lotus Domino
10 32 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (1.21%) CMS
12 23 (1.03%) SAP Portal
13 22 (0.98%) Drupal
13 22 (0.98%) SAS
14 18 (0.80%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.76%) MQSeries
16 16 (0.71%) Apache Solr
16 16 (0.71%) FileNet
Applications
1 162 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.95%) MS Office
3 21 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.089%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.089%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 63 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (1.12%) SAP CRM
4 17 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.27%) SAP PSCD
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.27%) AWD
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 66 (2.95%) SaaS
2 11 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.31%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.27%) PaaS
6 5 (0.22%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.13%) Trello
7 3 (0.13%) GitHub
7 3 (0.13%) Force.com
8 2 (0.089%) Office 365
9 1 (0.045%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 246 (10.99%) Firewall
2 220 (9.83%) SAN
3 210 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 153 (6.83%) DNS
5 126 (5.63%) Internet
6 89 (3.97%) NAS
7 87 (3.89%) WAN
8 79 (3.53%) HTTP
9 78 (3.48%) LAN
10 75 (3.35%) VPN
11 50 (2.23%) Network Security
12 48 (2.14%) LDAP
13 35 (1.56%) MPLS
13 35 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
14 34 (1.52%) SNMP
15 31 (1.38%) FTP
15 31 (1.38%) ATM
16 28 (1.25%) VoIP
16 28 (1.25%) SMTP
17 27 (1.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 255 (11.39%) Oracle Database
3 253 (11.30%) MySQL
4 164 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 141 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 127 (5.67%) DB2
7 104 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
8 98 (4.38%) RDBMS
9 63 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 41 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
11 40 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
12 39 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
14 34 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
15 31 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (1.21%) Hadoop
16 27 (1.21%) MaxDB
16 27 (1.21%) SAP BW
17 26 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
18 24 (1.07%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 80 (3.57%) Subversion
2 66 (2.95%) Ant
3 64 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
3 64 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 47 (2.10%) Maven
5 46 (2.05%) Git (software)
6 44 (1.97%) JUnit
7 39 (1.74%) Selenium
8 38 (1.70%) JIRA
9 23 (1.03%) WebDriver
10 18 (0.80%) Toad
11 17 (0.76%) Jenkins
12 15 (0.67%) Hudson
13 14 (0.63%) CruiseControl
14 13 (0.58%) Visual Studio
15 12 (0.54%) ProC
15 12 (0.54%) JMeter
16 10 (0.45%) NetBeans
16 10 (0.45%) TestNG
17 9 (0.40%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 279 (12.46%) Finance
2 225 (10.05%) Telecoms
3 94 (4.20%) French Language
4 83 (3.71%) Retail
5 71 (3.17%) German Language
6 53 (2.37%) Marketing
7 52 (2.32%) Back Office
8 40 (1.79%) Legal
9 34 (1.52%) Banking
10 31 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.80%) Publishing
12 15 (0.67%) Games
12 15 (0.67%) Russian Language
13 14 (0.63%) Automotive
14 13 (0.58%) Electronics
14 13 (0.58%) Italian Language
15 11 (0.49%) Spanish Language
15 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.45%) Billing
17 8 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 387 (17.28%) Developer
2 310 (13.85%) Administrator
3 224 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 207 (9.25%) Analyst
5 200 (8.93%) Technical Support
6 175 (7.82%) Systems Administrator
7 160 (7.15%) Consultant
8 159 (7.10%) Software Engineer
9 144 (6.43%) Technical Engineer
10 133 (5.94%) Technical Support Engineer
11 123 (5.49%) DBA
12 100 (4.47%) Architect
13 98 (4.38%) Linux Administrator
14 88 (3.93%) UNIX Administrator
15 87 (3.89%) Java Developer
16 83 (3.71%) Oracle DBA
17 82 (3.66%) Software Developer
18 75 (3.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 74 (3.31%) Applications Support
20 72 (3.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (12.46%) HTML
2 209 (9.33%) XML
3 189 (8.44%) CSS
4 167 (7.46%) Web Services
5 149 (6.65%) J2EE
6 114 (5.09%) .NET
7 90 (4.02%) jQuery
8 82 (3.66%) Middleware
9 76 (3.39%) Spring
10 72 (3.22%) SOAP
11 64 (2.86%) Hibernate
12 57 (2.55%) Ajax
13 56 (2.50%) JSP
14 49 (2.19%) XHTML
15 44 (1.97%) HTML5
16 42 (1.88%) LAMP
17 36 (1.61%) SAP Basis
17 36 (1.61%) Java EE
18 34 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
19 30 (1.34%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 212 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 144 (6.43%) Clustering
3 97 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
4 90 (4.02%) Replication
5 76 (3.39%) Mathematics
6 72 (3.22%) Open Source
7 68 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 43 (1.92%) HACMP
9 42 (1.88%) Statistics
10 41 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
11 40 (1.79%) Physics
12 39 (1.74%) Client/Server
13 28 (1.25%) Mainframe
14 25 (1.12%) Derivative
15 24 (1.07%) Oracle Exalytics
16 21 (0.94%) DataPower
16 21 (0.94%) Firmware
17 19 (0.85%) Mobile App
18 17 (0.76%) iPhone
19 16 (0.71%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1406 (62.80%) Linux
2 901 (40.24%) Windows
3 369 (16.48%) Solaris
4 230 (10.27%) AIX
5 189 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 96 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 91 (4.06%) HPUX
8 85 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 62 (2.77%) SUSE
10 61 (2.72%) Debian
11 45 (2.01%) Ubuntu
12 37 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (1.52%) CentOS
14 32 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
15 26 (1.16%) Apple iOS
16 25 (1.12%) Mac OS X
17 22 (0.98%) Windows 7
18 20 (0.89%) Android
19 16 (0.71%) Windows XP
20 12 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (12.06%) Software Engineering
2 203 (9.07%) ITIL
3 189 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (7.46%) Project Management
5 112 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 100 (4.47%) Change Management
6 100 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 100 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
7 94 (4.20%) Service Management
8 85 (3.80%) Problem Management
9 84 (3.75%) OO
10 82 (3.66%) Configuration Management
11 71 (3.17%) Service Delivery
11 71 (3.17%) Migration
12 70 (3.13%) SOA
13 69 (3.08%) UML
14 68 (3.04%) Analytics
15 67 (2.99%) E-Commerce
16 63 (2.81%) CRM
17 55 (2.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 680 (30.37%) SQL
2 587 (26.22%) Java
3 313 (13.98%) C++
4 303 (13.53%) Shell Script
5 298 (13.31%) Perl
6 267 (11.92%) JavaScript
7 235 (10.50%) Python
8 179 (7.99%) C
8 179 (7.99%) PL/SQL
9 168 (7.50%) PHP
10 125 (5.58%) C#
11 104 (4.64%) Bash Shell
12 65 (2.90%) Ruby
13 44 (1.97%) Korn
14 39 (1.74%) VB
15 33 (1.47%) ABAP
16 30 (1.34%) MUMPS
17 24 (1.07%) PowerShell
18 19 (0.85%) PHP5
18 19 (0.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 388 (17.33%) Degree
2 213 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 184 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 93 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (2.77%) CCNA
6 62 (2.77%) DV Cleared
7 61 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
8 60 (2.68%) MCSE
9 54 (2.41%) CISSP
10 37 (1.65%) CCNP
11 35 (1.56%) OCA
12 30 (1.34%) MCITP
13 28 (1.25%) ISEB
14 26 (1.16%) CISA
15 25 (1.12%) RHCE
16 23 (1.03%) MCSA
16 23 (1.03%) PhD
16 23 (1.03%) MCP
17 21 (0.94%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.06%) QA
2 67 (2.99%) SLA
3 40 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.25%) HL7
5 18 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.63%) GPG13
7 12 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.45%) COBIT
9 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.18%) BS7799
11 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.045%) BS25999
12 1 (0.045%) COSO
12 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.045%) TickIT
12 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 171 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 79 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
4 71 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 46 (2.05%) NFS
6 40 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 36 (1.61%) Hyper-V
8 35 (1.56%) vSphere
9 19 (0.85%) VMware ESX
9 19 (0.85%) Xen
10 18 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.76%) OpenSSH
12 16 (0.71%) KVM
13 12 (0.54%) vCloud
13 12 (0.54%) ISA Server
14 10 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (0.45%) XenApp
15 9 (0.40%) Veritas File System
15 9 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 8 (0.36%) NDS
Systems Management
1 69 (3.08%) Puppet
2 63 (2.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 61 (2.72%) Tivoli
4 56 (2.50%) Nagios
5 54 (2.41%) NetBackup
6 32 (1.43%) Data Guard
7 25 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
8 20 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
9 19 (0.85%) EMC Navisphere
10 18 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 18 (0.80%) YUM
10 18 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (0.76%) Cobbler
12 13 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 13 (0.58%) Legato
13 11 (0.49%) Backup Exec
14 9 (0.40%) SCCM
14 9 (0.40%) Plesk
14 9 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 847 (37.83%) Oracle
2 367 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 274 (12.24%) VMware
4 237 (10.59%) Red Hat
5 166 (7.41%) IBM
6 156 (6.97%) Sun
7 141 (6.30%) HP
8 122 (5.45%) Cisco
9 104 (4.64%) EMC
10 100 (4.47%) SAP
11 95 (4.24%) Veritas
12 73 (3.26%) Citrix
13 59 (2.64%) JBoss
14 52 (2.32%) Juniper
15 39 (1.74%) Symantec
16 38 (1.70%) Business Objects
17 37 (1.65%) CheckPoint
17 37 (1.65%) Brocade
17 37 (1.65%) F5
18 35 (1.56%) Hitachi
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and remote working where appropriate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus full corporate benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to c£35k DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £25- 35K per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: offer competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday