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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 48 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 821 1151 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.07% 5.35% 5.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.54% 18.45% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 603 911 825
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,375 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +5.88%
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
4428 6239 6507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.35% 29.03% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 5409 5305
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 273 £50,000 - 24
Surrey -8 163 £52,500 +9.37% 21
Hampshire -10 158 £45,000 - 22
West Sussex +26 61 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Buckinghamshire -22 58 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Oxfordshire +29 51 £51,250 -1.44% 4
Kent -14 35 £43,500 +16.00% 5
East Sussex +4 18 £60,000 +46.34% 3
Middlesex -1 3 £51,250 -6.81%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 1157 (67.58%) Linux
2 594 (34.70%) Windows
3 516 (30.14%) Java
4 485 (28.33%) Oracle
5 372 (21.73%) SQL
6 371 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
7 341 (19.92%) Finance
8 301 (17.58%) Python
9 240 (14.02%) Degree
10 238 (13.90%) C++
11 219 (12.79%) TCP/IP
12 208 (12.15%) C
13 207 (12.09%) Perl
14 203 (11.86%) VMware
15 191 (11.16%) SQL Server
15 191 (11.16%) Software Engineering
16 187 (10.92%) Solaris
16 187 (10.92%) Firewall
17 186 (10.86%) Microsoft
18 177 (10.34%) Apache
19 176 (10.28%) Shell Script
20 171 (9.99%) Security Cleared
21 170 (9.93%) JavaScript
22 167 (9.75%) ITIL
23 163 (9.52%) Red Hat
24 158 (9.23%) C#
25 155 (9.05%) Cisco
26 152 (8.88%) Computer Science
27 150 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
28 148 (8.64%) MySQL

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
1 177 (10.34%) Apache
2 127 (7.42%) Tomcat
3 100 (5.84%) WebLogic
4 78 (4.56%) JBoss
5 68 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 53 (3.10%) IIS
7 47 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (1.58%) nginx
9 24 (1.40%) Apache Spark
10 22 (1.29%) NetWeaver
11 19 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (0.64%) IBM Notes
13 11 (0.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.64%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (0.53%) CICS
15 9 (0.53%) MQSeries
15 9 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
16 8 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 84 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.17%) MS Office
3 14 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.058%) MS Project
8 1 (0.058%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 34 (1.99%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.47%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle BRM
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.23%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
11 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (3.97%) SaaS
3 50 (2.92%) GitHub
4 49 (2.86%) IaaS
5 33 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.76%) PaaS
8 11 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.29%) Office 365
10 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.058%) AdWords
13 1 (0.058%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.058%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.058%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 219 (12.79%) TCP/IP
2 187 (10.92%) Firewall
3 89 (5.20%) HTTP
4 84 (4.91%) SAN
5 82 (4.79%) DNS
6 56 (3.27%) SSL
7 50 (2.92%) WAN
8 48 (2.80%) Network Security
8 48 (2.80%) VPN
9 47 (2.75%) Internet
10 44 (2.57%) LAN
11 37 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
12 34 (1.99%) LDAP
13 32 (1.87%) SMTP
14 29 (1.69%) Wireshark
15 28 (1.64%) DHCP
15 28 (1.64%) InfiniBand
16 27 (1.58%) FTP
16 27 (1.58%) MPLS
17 26 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 148 (8.64%) MySQL
3 113 (6.60%) Oracle Database
4 70 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 66 (3.86%) DB2
6 50 (2.92%) Hadoop
7 48 (2.80%) Big Data
8 44 (2.57%) NoSQL
9 38 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 37 (2.16%) DataStage
10 37 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 36 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (2.10%) MongoDB
12 33 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 24 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (4.96%) Jenkins
2 63 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 55 (3.21%) JIRA
4 52 (3.04%) Subversion
5 40 (2.34%) Maven
6 32 (1.87%) Eclipse
7 31 (1.81%) PHPUnit
8 30 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 30 (1.75%) Selenium
9 27 (1.58%) Cucumber
10 16 (0.93%) Ant
11 14 (0.82%) Toad
12 13 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.70%) ProC
14 11 (0.64%) JUnit
15 10 (0.58%) LoadRunner
15 10 (0.58%) Visual Studio
16 9 (0.53%) HP UFT
16 9 (0.53%) WebDriver
17 8 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 341 (19.92%) Finance
2 130 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 81 (4.73%) Banking
4 54 (3.15%) German Language
5 39 (2.28%) French Language
6 34 (1.99%) Marketing
7 31 (1.81%) Retail
8 23 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.17%) Electronics
10 17 (0.99%) Aerospace
11 14 (0.82%) Back Office
11 14 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.76%) Military
13 11 (0.64%) Legal
14 10 (0.58%) Games
15 9 (0.53%) Billing
16 7 (0.41%) Automotive
16 7 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
16 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 405 (23.66%) Developer
2 170 (9.93%) Linux Engineer
3 162 (9.46%) Analyst
4 125 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
5 118 (6.89%) Support Engineer
6 116 (6.78%) Consultant
7 115 (6.72%) Java Developer
8 109 (6.37%) Software Engineer
9 106 (6.19%) Administrator
10 101 (5.90%) Unix Engineer
11 83 (4.85%) Security Engineer
12 82 (4.79%) Architect
13 77 (4.50%) Senior Developer
14 72 (4.21%) Software Developer
14 72 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
15 71 (4.15%) C++ Developer
16 69 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
17 63 (3.68%) Oracle Developer
18 53 (3.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 52 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (8.35%) XML
2 141 (8.24%) HTML
3 127 (7.42%) .NET
4 112 (6.54%) Middleware
5 111 (6.48%) J2EE
6 107 (6.25%) Web Services
7 80 (4.67%) CSS
7 80 (4.67%) Spring
8 49 (2.86%) JSON
9 47 (2.75%) LAMP
10 46 (2.69%) REST
11 44 (2.57%) SOAP
12 43 (2.51%) Ajax
13 38 (2.22%) Hibernate
14 37 (2.16%) jQuery
15 31 (1.81%) JSP
16 26 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
17 24 (1.40%) JSF
18 23 (1.34%) Java EE
18 23 (1.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 152 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 115 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (6.66%) Data Centre
4 94 (5.49%) Clustering
5 83 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.51%) Replication
7 38 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
8 37 (2.16%) Cyber Attack
9 36 (2.10%) Statistics
10 29 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 24 (1.40%) Driving Licence
12 22 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.11%) Derivative
15 18 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 17 (0.99%) Mathematics
17 16 (0.93%) Algorithms
17 16 (0.93%) HACMP
18 15 (0.88%) Physics
19 14 (0.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1157 (67.58%) Linux
2 594 (34.70%) Windows
3 187 (10.92%) Solaris
4 141 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 136 (7.94%) Windows Server
6 108 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 101 (5.90%) AIX
8 85 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (2.98%) Windows 2000
10 45 (2.63%) CentOS
11 31 (1.81%) Ubuntu
12 24 (1.40%) Debian
13 23 (1.34%) Apple iOS
14 20 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (1.11%) Mac OS
16 17 (0.99%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.99%) Windows NT
17 15 (0.88%) SUSE
18 12 (0.70%) Android
18 12 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (11.16%) Software Engineering
3 167 (9.75%) ITIL
4 148 (8.64%) Scrum
5 134 (7.83%) Information Security
6 125 (7.30%) Open Source
7 117 (6.83%) SDLC
8 115 (6.72%) DevOps
9 113 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
10 95 (5.55%) High Availability
11 92 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
12 89 (5.20%) Mentoring
13 81 (4.73%) Risk Management
13 81 (4.73%) Service Delivery
14 73 (4.26%) Migration
14 73 (4.26%) Project Management
15 71 (4.15%) Change Management
15 71 (4.15%) SOA
16 68 (3.97%) Configuration Management
17 66 (3.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 516 (30.14%) Java
2 372 (21.73%) SQL
3 301 (17.58%) Python
4 238 (13.90%) C++
5 208 (12.15%) C
6 207 (12.09%) Perl
7 176 (10.28%) Shell Script
8 170 (9.93%) JavaScript
9 158 (9.23%) C#
10 142 (8.29%) Bash Shell
11 110 (6.43%) PHP
12 107 (6.25%) PowerShell
13 105 (6.13%) PL/SQL
14 59 (3.45%) Ruby
15 55 (3.21%) Go
16 42 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 42 (2.45%) VB
17 41 (2.39%) Tcl
18 20 (1.17%) COBOL
18 20 (1.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 240 (14.02%) Degree
2 171 (9.99%) Security Cleared
3 108 (6.31%) SC Cleared
4 73 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 71 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
6 67 (3.91%) CISSP
7 46 (2.69%) CISM
8 36 (2.10%) CEH
9 34 (1.99%) CCNA
10 33 (1.93%) CCNP
10 33 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (1.29%) CompTIA Security+
11 22 (1.29%) MCSE
11 22 (1.29%) Security+ Certification
12 21 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (1.11%) CCIE
14 18 (1.05%) AWS Certification
15 17 (0.99%) ISSAP
16 14 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 11 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.78%) SLA
2 73 (4.26%) QA
3 27 (1.58%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.53%) PMBOK
5 7 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.29%) HL7
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.23%) COBIT
7 4 (0.23%) COSO
8 2 (0.12%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.12%) ISO13485
8 2 (0.12%) SEPA
9 1 (0.058%) GPG13
9 1 (0.058%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.058%) ISO22301
System Software
1 150 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 50 (2.92%) Firmware
4 36 (2.10%) Docker
5 33 (1.93%) vSphere
6 24 (1.40%) LXC
6 24 (1.40%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.34%) Samba
8 21 (1.23%) Hyper-V
8 21 (1.23%) iptables
9 20 (1.17%) NFS
10 17 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
11 15 (0.88%) Snort
12 13 (0.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 13 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.76%) XenApp
13 10 (0.58%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.47%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 79 (4.61%) Puppet
2 63 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (3.15%) NetBackup
4 38 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
5 36 (2.10%) Tivoli
6 35 (2.04%) Nagios
7 29 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
8 28 (1.64%) SCCM
9 24 (1.40%) Ansible
9 24 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
10 23 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
12 18 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
13 17 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 16 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
15 14 (0.82%) Cacti
15 14 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 13 (0.76%) Backup Exec
16 13 (0.76%) Control-M
16 13 (0.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 485 (28.33%) Oracle
2 203 (11.86%) VMware
3 186 (10.86%) Microsoft
4 163 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 155 (9.05%) Cisco
6 126 (7.36%) IBM
7 112 (6.54%) F5
8 104 (6.07%) HP
9 81 (4.73%) CheckPoint
10 77 (4.50%) Juniper
11 71 (4.15%) Sun
12 69 (4.03%) Palo Alto
13 64 (3.74%) Blue Coat
14 53 (3.10%) Citrix
15 51 (2.98%) SAP
16 44 (2.57%) Crossbeam
16 44 (2.57%) Sourcefire
16 44 (2.57%) Veritas
17 42 (2.45%) Informatica
17 42 (2.45%) NetApp
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