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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 47 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1133 1280 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.02% 6.02% 8.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.43% 21.21% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1078 1455
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
6501 6034 6817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.81% 28.39% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 5210 5935
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -3 387 £45,000 +0.55% 30
Surrey -8 245 £42,500 - 26
Hampshire -19 229 £44,500 +11.25% 24
Buckinghamshire +35 113 £30,000 -14.28% 16
East Sussex -1 48 £42,500 +13.33% 2
West Sussex -27 43 £65,000 +73.33% 8
Oxfordshire -25 28 £38,000 -17.39% 6
Kent -27 18 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Middlesex -15 16 £43,750 -7.89% 2
M4 Corridor +5 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Home Counties +4 2 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Sussex +3 1 £42,500 -5.55%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1360 (62.88%) Linux
2 888 (41.05%) Windows
3 759 (35.09%) Oracle
4 611 (28.25%) SQL
5 583 (26.95%) Java
6 412 (19.05%) Degree
7 346 (16.00%) Finance
8 334 (15.44%) Microsoft
9 332 (15.35%) SQL Server
9 332 (15.35%) Solaris
10 318 (14.70%) HTML
11 305 (14.10%) JavaScript
12 301 (13.92%) MySQL
13 300 (13.87%) Firewall
14 278 (12.85%) Perl
15 255 (11.79%) Shell Script
16 253 (11.70%) C++
17 251 (11.60%) VMware
18 241 (11.14%) ITIL
18 241 (11.14%) TCP/IP
19 238 (11.00%) Red Hat
20 227 (10.49%) Computer Science
21 212 (9.80%) Apache
22 208 (9.62%) CSS
23 207 (9.57%) Telecoms
24 204 (9.43%) Python
25 203 (9.39%) XML
25 203 (9.39%) Software Engineering
26 191 (8.83%) AIX
26 191 (8.83%) Oracle Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 212 (9.80%) Apache
2 136 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 100 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 70 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 64 (2.96%) IIS
6 51 (2.36%) SharePoint
7 41 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
8 38 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (1.48%) MS Exchange
9 32 (1.48%) SAS
10 26 (1.20%) Node.js
11 23 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 23 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
12 21 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
12 21 (0.97%) NetWeaver
13 20 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 20 (0.92%) JCAPS
14 14 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 127 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.22%) MS Office
3 16 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.55%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
2 40 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.32%) Cordys
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.18%) SAP GRC
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (1.99%) SaaS
3 28 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.32%) Force.com
6 7 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.32%) PaaS
7 5 (0.23%) Office 365
7 5 (0.23%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.23%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.18%) GitHub
9 3 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 300 (13.87%) Firewall
2 241 (11.14%) TCP/IP
3 186 (8.60%) SAN
4 172 (7.95%) DNS
5 119 (5.50%) Internet
6 103 (4.76%) VPN
7 99 (4.58%) HTTP
8 98 (4.53%) WAN
9 79 (3.65%) LAN
10 75 (3.47%) Network Security
11 69 (3.19%) LDAP
12 65 (3.01%) NAS
13 53 (2.45%) SS7
14 43 (1.99%) DHCP
15 35 (1.62%) SMS
15 35 (1.62%) Intrusion Detection
16 33 (1.53%) VoIP
17 30 (1.39%) GSM
17 30 (1.39%) OSPF
18 29 (1.34%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 301 (13.92%) MySQL
3 191 (8.83%) Oracle Database
4 187 (8.65%) Relational Database
5 128 (5.92%) RDBMS
6 125 (5.78%) DB2
7 114 (5.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 76 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (2.87%) Oracle ODI
10 48 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
11 34 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 32 (1.48%) Big Data
13 30 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
14 29 (1.34%) SQLPlus
14 29 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (1.29%) InterSystems Cache
16 23 (1.06%) DataStage
16 23 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
17 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 71 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 59 (2.73%) Subversion
3 56 (2.59%) Ant
4 52 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
4 52 (2.40%) Maven
5 47 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 45 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 44 (2.03%) Jenkins
8 43 (1.99%) Selenium
9 41 (1.90%) Toad
10 37 (1.71%) JIRA
11 29 (1.34%) JUnit
12 28 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (1.06%) JMeter
14 18 (0.83%) Hudson
15 16 (0.74%) Visual Studio
16 14 (0.65%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.60%) ClearCase
18 12 (0.55%) LoadRunner
18 12 (0.55%) TestDirector
General
1 346 (16.00%) Finance
2 207 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 94 (4.35%) Banking
4 79 (3.65%) French Language
5 75 (3.47%) Marketing
6 66 (3.05%) German Language
7 38 (1.76%) Retail
8 35 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.34%) Legal
10 27 (1.25%) Back Office
11 21 (0.97%) Advertising
11 21 (0.97%) Spanish Language
12 20 (0.92%) Electronics
13 17 (0.79%) Billing
14 13 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.51%) Publishing
15 11 (0.51%) Russian Language
16 6 (0.28%) Italian Language
17 5 (0.23%) Military
17 5 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 403 (18.63%) Developer
2 252 (11.65%) Analyst
3 231 (10.68%) Administrator
4 186 (8.60%) Support Engineer
5 156 (7.21%) Consultant
6 144 (6.66%) Systems Administrator
7 136 (6.29%) Technical Support
8 124 (5.73%) Technical Engineer
9 121 (5.59%) Software Engineer
10 111 (5.13%) Java Developer
11 106 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
12 102 (4.72%) Technical Support Engineer
13 100 (4.62%) Architect
14 88 (4.07%) DBA
15 82 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 79 (3.65%) Applications Support
17 78 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 77 (3.56%) Security Analyst
18 77 (3.56%) UNIX Administrator
19 69 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (14.70%) HTML
2 208 (9.62%) CSS
3 203 (9.39%) XML
4 178 (8.23%) Web Services
5 138 (6.38%) J2EE
6 121 (5.59%) jQuery
7 97 (4.48%) .NET
8 90 (4.16%) Middleware
9 75 (3.47%) Spring
9 75 (3.47%) Ajax
10 63 (2.91%) SOAP
11 51 (2.36%) LAMP
11 51 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
12 50 (2.31%) JSP
13 43 (1.99%) Hibernate
14 37 (1.71%) JSON
15 29 (1.34%) Java EE
15 29 (1.34%) HTML5
16 23 (1.06%) JSTL
17 21 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 227 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 110 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 90 (4.16%) Clustering
4 88 (4.07%) Open Source
5 65 (3.01%) Mainframe
6 61 (2.82%) Mathematics
7 48 (2.22%) Replication
8 43 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (1.94%) Data Integration
10 40 (1.85%) Firmware
11 37 (1.71%) Physics
12 33 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.43%) Statistics
14 26 (1.20%) Derivative
15 24 (1.11%) CMDB
16 22 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
17 20 (0.92%) DTV
18 19 (0.88%) Digital Media
19 18 (0.83%) EFT
20 17 (0.79%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1360 (62.88%) Linux
2 888 (41.05%) Windows
3 332 (15.35%) Solaris
4 191 (8.83%) AIX
5 182 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 114 (5.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 83 (3.84%) HPUX
9 68 (3.14%) Ubuntu
10 58 (2.68%) Windows 7
11 54 (2.50%) Debian
12 46 (2.13%) Mac OS X
13 37 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (1.66%) Windows XP
15 32 (1.48%) Apple iOS
16 30 (1.39%) CentOS
17 22 (1.02%) SUSE
18 19 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
19 18 (0.83%) Windows 2000
20 15 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (11.14%) ITIL
2 203 (9.39%) Software Engineering
3 130 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
4 127 (5.87%) Change Management
5 108 (4.99%) Project Management
6 106 (4.90%) OO
6 106 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (4.67%) Service Management
8 94 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 91 (4.21%) Configuration Management
10 90 (4.16%) SOA
11 89 (4.11%) Service Delivery
11 89 (4.11%) MVC
12 84 (3.88%) E-Commerce
13 83 (3.84%) Validation
13 83 (3.84%) Performance Tuning
14 72 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
15 70 (3.24%) Migration
16 67 (3.10%) ETL
16 67 (3.10%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 611 (28.25%) SQL
2 583 (26.95%) Java
3 305 (14.10%) JavaScript
4 278 (12.85%) Perl
5 255 (11.79%) Shell Script
6 253 (11.70%) C++
7 204 (9.43%) Python
8 164 (7.58%) PHP
9 135 (6.24%) C
10 133 (6.15%) PL/SQL
11 132 (6.10%) Bash Shell
12 131 (6.06%) C#
13 111 (5.13%) Ruby
14 42 (1.94%) PHP5
15 33 (1.53%) VB
16 26 (1.20%) PowerShell
17 25 (1.16%) Korn
18 23 (1.06%) Objective-C
19 22 (1.02%) MUMPS
20 20 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 412 (19.05%) Degree
2 190 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 151 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 81 (3.74%) ISEB
5 69 (3.19%) CISSP
6 64 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 52 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
9 48 (2.22%) CCNA
10 45 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 41 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 28 (1.29%) MCSE
12 28 (1.29%) OCA
13 27 (1.25%) HNC
13 27 (1.25%) HND
14 26 (1.20%) ISTQB
15 24 (1.11%) RHCE
16 23 (1.06%) CCNP
17 21 (0.97%) CISA
18 19 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.58%) SLA
2 66 (3.05%) QA
3 45 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.02%) HL7
5 19 (0.88%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.37%) COBIT
9 7 (0.32%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.046%) COSO
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 176 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (5.78%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.36%) NFS
4 48 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
5 40 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 38 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
7 30 (1.39%) VMware ESX
8 28 (1.29%) NDS
8 28 (1.29%) KVM
9 26 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 26 (1.20%) vSphere
9 26 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 20 (0.92%) Veritas File System
11 17 (0.79%) ISA Server
12 14 (0.65%) XenApp
13 10 (0.46%) Samba
13 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.46%) vCloud
14 9 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 88 (4.07%) Puppet
2 58 (2.68%) NetBackup
3 51 (2.36%) Nagios
4 40 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (1.71%) Data Guard
6 27 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 20 (0.92%) SCCM
8 20 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
9 19 (0.88%) Cacti
10 18 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 18 (0.83%) Tivoli
10 18 (0.83%) Control-M
11 14 (0.65%) EMC Navisphere
12 13 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
13 12 (0.55%) Salt
14 11 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
14 11 (0.51%) OpenView
15 10 (0.46%) Legato
15 10 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 759 (35.09%) Oracle
2 334 (15.44%) Microsoft
3 251 (11.60%) VMware
4 238 (11.00%) Red Hat
5 168 (7.77%) HP
6 161 (7.44%) Cisco
7 119 (5.50%) Sun
8 109 (5.04%) IBM
9 102 (4.72%) Citrix
10 73 (3.37%) Juniper
11 71 (3.28%) EMC
12 63 (2.91%) F5
13 62 (2.87%) Veritas
14 61 (2.82%) JBoss
15 53 (2.45%) Business Objects
15 53 (2.45%) TIBCO
16 52 (2.40%) Sybase
17 49 (2.27%) SAP
18 48 (2.22%) CheckPoint
19 38 (1.76%) Brocade
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + on-call allowance, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + medical insurance,pension,Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per day + benefits
Posted: Yesterday