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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1221 1027 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.75% 4.47% 6.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.58% 16.14% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 827 1278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
6235 6365 6515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.37% 27.71% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5263 5369 5649
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Surrey +29 325 £50,000 +17.64% 37
Hampshire +10 280 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Berkshire -14 246 £47,500 +5.55% 39
Buckinghamshire +14 121 £42,500 +30.76% 12
Oxfordshire +40 73 £40,000 +21.21% 12
East Sussex +54 65 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Sussex +18 65 £50,000 -24.81% 9
Kent +21 36 £37,250 +6.42% 2
Middlesex +8 17 £46,250 -7.50%
Sussex -1 6 £57,500 +27.77%
Thames Valley - 1 - -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1470 (61.07%) Linux
2 823 (34.19%) SQL
3 803 (33.36%) Windows
4 796 (33.07%) Oracle
5 689 (28.62%) Java
6 507 (21.06%) Finance
7 465 (19.32%) Degree
8 428 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
9 358 (14.87%) JavaScript
10 335 (13.92%) Python
11 334 (13.88%) Software Engineering
12 332 (13.79%) PL/SQL
13 331 (13.75%) Perl
14 327 (13.59%) Firewall
15 323 (13.42%) C++
15 323 (13.42%) XML
16 320 (13.29%) HTML
17 309 (12.84%) SQL Server
18 292 (12.13%) Solaris
18 292 (12.13%) Shell Script
19 286 (11.88%) Oracle Database
20 277 (11.51%) ITIL
21 264 (10.97%) Microsoft
22 247 (10.26%) Red Hat
23 245 (10.18%) VMware
24 243 (10.10%) TCP/IP
25 237 (9.85%) Computer Science
26 235 (9.76%) SDLC
27 231 (9.60%) MySQL
28 219 (9.10%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 176 (7.31%) Tomcat
2 160 (6.65%) Apache
3 149 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 100 (4.15%) JBoss
5 96 (3.99%) WebSphere
6 72 (2.99%) Node.js
7 65 (2.70%) MS Exchange
8 49 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
9 40 (1.66%) Moodle
10 30 (1.25%) Apache Solr
10 30 (1.25%) IIS
11 27 (1.12%) SharePoint
12 22 (0.91%) SAS
13 21 (0.87%) NetWeaver
13 21 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
15 18 (0.75%) Lync
15 18 (0.75%) nginx
16 16 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
17 13 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 208 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.99%) MS Office
3 22 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.25%) MS Project
5 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.12%) Abaqus
7 2 (0.083%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.083%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.042%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 68 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 33 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
6 29 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 27 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
8 22 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 21 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
10 18 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
12 7 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
13 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
14 5 (0.21%) SAP CRM
14 5 (0.21%) BASE24
14 5 (0.21%) Cordys
15 3 (0.12%) SAP PM
15 3 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
16 2 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
17 1 (0.042%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (1.87%) SaaS
3 24 (1.00%) GitHub
4 13 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (0.33%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
7 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.12%) PaaS
9 2 (0.083%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.042%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.042%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 327 (13.59%) Firewall
2 243 (10.10%) TCP/IP
3 166 (6.90%) SAN
4 142 (5.90%) DNS
5 131 (5.44%) LAN
6 130 (5.40%) WAN
7 86 (3.57%) LDAP
8 73 (3.03%) NAS
9 70 (2.91%) Internet
10 67 (2.78%) HTTP
11 62 (2.58%) VoIP
12 60 (2.49%) VPN
13 57 (2.37%) BGP
14 51 (2.12%) DHCP
15 50 (2.08%) Network Security
16 41 (1.70%) OSPF
17 38 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (1.41%) HSRP
18 34 (1.41%) SMTP
19 33 (1.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 286 (11.88%) Oracle Database
3 231 (9.60%) MySQL
4 219 (9.10%) Relational Database
5 109 (4.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 84 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 76 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
8 70 (2.91%) DB2
9 67 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (1.70%) Big Data
11 39 (1.62%) OLTP
12 38 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
13 37 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
14 31 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
15 29 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
17 27 (1.12%) MongoDB
18 26 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
19 22 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 147 (6.11%) Oracle Forms
2 145 (6.02%) Git (software)
3 131 (5.44%) Subversion
4 107 (4.45%) Maven
5 95 (3.95%) Selenium
6 91 (3.78%) Jenkins
7 75 (3.12%) Eclipse
8 60 (2.49%) RSpec
9 40 (1.66%) JIRA
10 34 (1.41%) Toad
11 28 (1.16%) RubyGems
11 28 (1.16%) WATIR
12 26 (1.08%) Ant
13 24 (1.00%) JUnit
14 21 (0.87%) Hudson
15 19 (0.79%) LoadRunner
16 17 (0.71%) Visual Studio
16 17 (0.71%) PHPUnit
16 17 (0.71%) Cucumber
17 14 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
General
1 507 (21.06%) Finance
2 182 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 100 (4.15%) Banking
4 68 (2.83%) Retail
5 59 (2.45%) Electronics
6 53 (2.20%) German Language
7 48 (1.99%) Marketing
8 46 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 42 (1.74%) French Language
10 39 (1.62%) Automotive
11 29 (1.20%) Aerospace
12 28 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 26 (1.08%) Spanish Language
14 22 (0.91%) Publishing
15 16 (0.66%) Back Office
16 13 (0.54%) Law
16 13 (0.54%) Legal
16 13 (0.54%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.46%) Advertising
18 10 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 650 (27.00%) Developer
2 272 (11.30%) Administrator
3 227 (9.43%) Analyst
4 214 (8.89%) Java Developer
5 196 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
6 190 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 182 (7.56%) Software Engineer
8 123 (5.11%) Technical Support
9 113 (4.69%) Consultant
10 105 (4.36%) Oracle Developer
11 102 (4.24%) Linux Administrator
12 99 (4.11%) DBA
13 96 (3.99%) Technical Engineer
14 95 (3.95%) Senior Developer
15 92 (3.82%) UNIX Administrator
16 91 (3.78%) Team Leader
17 84 (3.49%) Software Developer
18 83 (3.45%) Architect
19 82 (3.41%) Technical Support Engineer
20 81 (3.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (13.42%) XML
2 320 (13.29%) HTML
3 206 (8.56%) Web Services
4 186 (7.73%) CSS
5 158 (6.56%) Spring
6 143 (5.94%) J2EE
7 107 (4.45%) Hibernate
8 103 (4.28%) .NET
9 93 (3.86%) jQuery
10 90 (3.74%) JSP
11 71 (2.95%) HTML5
12 67 (2.78%) SOAP
13 65 (2.70%) Middleware
14 55 (2.29%) Ajax
14 55 (2.29%) Struts
15 52 (2.16%) Java EE
16 51 (2.12%) EJB
17 48 (1.99%) Servlets
17 48 (1.99%) JPA
18 43 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 237 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 215 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (6.61%) Data Centre
4 113 (4.69%) Clustering
5 97 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 96 (3.99%) Data Structures
7 71 (2.95%) Mathematics
8 63 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 60 (2.49%) Replication
9 60 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
10 56 (2.33%) Derivative
11 50 (2.08%) Algorithms
12 34 (1.41%) E-Learning
13 31 (1.29%) Visualisation
13 31 (1.29%) User Experience
14 27 (1.12%) Physics
14 27 (1.12%) Mainframe
15 26 (1.08%) Mobile App
16 25 (1.04%) Equities
17 24 (1.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1470 (61.07%) Linux
2 803 (33.36%) Windows
3 292 (12.13%) Solaris
4 178 (7.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 166 (6.90%) AIX
6 111 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 81 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 60 (2.49%) Ubuntu
10 52 (2.16%) HPUX
11 47 (1.95%) Mac OS X
12 43 (1.79%) Debian
13 42 (1.74%) SUSE
14 41 (1.70%) CentOS
15 37 (1.54%) Apple iOS
16 31 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
17 30 (1.25%) Windows 2000
18 28 (1.16%) Windows 7
19 19 (0.79%) Windows XP
20 18 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (13.88%) Software Engineering
3 277 (11.51%) ITIL
4 235 (9.76%) SDLC
5 190 (7.89%) Project Management
6 160 (6.65%) OO
7 147 (6.11%) Service Delivery
8 137 (5.69%) Scrum
9 131 (5.44%) DevOps
10 130 (5.40%) TDD
11 117 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
12 101 (4.20%) Test Automation
13 97 (4.03%) UML
14 89 (3.70%) Change Management
15 87 (3.61%) Unit Testing
15 87 (3.61%) Load Balancing
16 86 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
17 83 (3.45%) Workflow
18 82 (3.41%) Service Management
19 78 (3.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 823 (34.19%) SQL
2 689 (28.62%) Java
3 358 (14.87%) JavaScript
4 335 (13.92%) Python
5 332 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 331 (13.75%) Perl
7 323 (13.42%) C++
8 292 (12.13%) Shell Script
9 202 (8.39%) C
10 181 (7.52%) Ruby
11 168 (6.98%) C#
12 144 (5.98%) PHP
13 119 (4.94%) Bash Shell
14 78 (3.24%) COBOL
15 55 (2.29%) Scala
16 54 (2.24%) T-SQL
17 53 (2.20%) PowerShell
18 39 (1.62%) Korn
19 33 (1.37%) XPath
20 29 (1.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 465 (19.32%) Degree
2 199 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 139 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 121 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (2.78%) CCNP
6 64 (2.66%) CISSP
7 63 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (2.16%) ISEB
9 50 (2.08%) CCNA
10 41 (1.70%) RHCE
11 40 (1.66%) CEH
12 39 (1.62%) DV Cleared
13 38 (1.58%) CCIE
14 35 (1.45%) MCSE
14 35 (1.45%) MCITP
15 31 (1.29%) ISTQB
15 31 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (0.96%) PhD
16 23 (0.96%) RHCSA
17 20 (0.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.40%) QA
2 122 (5.07%) SLA
3 51 (2.12%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.37%) GPG13
8 6 (0.25%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.21%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.17%) COBIT
11 1 (0.042%) JTAG
11 1 (0.042%) COSO
System Software
1 187 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 168 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
4 41 (1.70%) vSphere
5 29 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 26 (1.08%) Xen
7 24 (1.00%) NFS
8 21 (0.87%) XenApp
9 20 (0.83%) Firmware
10 17 (0.71%) KVM
11 16 (0.66%) ISA Server
11 16 (0.66%) Hyper-V
11 16 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
12 12 (0.50%) iptables
13 11 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.29%) NDS
15 7 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 108 (4.49%) Puppet
2 59 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 51 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (1.87%) NetBackup
5 37 (1.54%) Data Guard
6 34 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
7 28 (1.16%) Nagios
8 19 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
8 19 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 18 (0.75%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.58%) SCCM
10 14 (0.58%) SCOM
11 13 (0.54%) Backup Exec
11 13 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (0.50%) Control-M
13 11 (0.46%) Nmap
13 11 (0.46%) ARCserve
14 9 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
14 9 (0.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 796 (33.07%) Oracle
2 264 (10.97%) Microsoft
3 247 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 245 (10.18%) VMware
5 207 (8.60%) Cisco
6 157 (6.52%) HP
7 111 (4.61%) IBM
8 94 (3.91%) Juniper
9 87 (3.61%) Sun
10 74 (3.07%) Citrix
11 70 (2.91%) F5
12 66 (2.74%) EMC
13 64 (2.66%) SAP
14 57 (2.37%) Sybase
14 57 (2.37%) Veritas
15 52 (2.16%) NetApp
16 48 (1.99%) CheckPoint
17 44 (1.83%) Symantec
18 41 (1.70%) Informatica
18 41 (1.70%) Google
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Orion Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday