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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 46 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 983 1128 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.18% 5.49% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.57% 18.44% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 832 829 822
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
5594 6116 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 29.79% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5103 4673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -13 292 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Surrey +6 244 £47,500 +5.55% 24
Hampshire +10 213 £47,500 +13.09% 22
Buckinghamshire -6 83 £45,000 +4.04% 12
Kent +30 46 £35,000 -37.21% 7
West Sussex -11 37 £49,000 +30.66% 5
Oxfordshire -30 26 £40,000 +2.56% 5
East Sussex +14 21 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Middlesex +9 7 £55,000 +6.79%
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1353 (61.95%) Linux
2 920 (42.12%) Windows
3 895 (40.98%) Oracle
4 792 (36.26%) SQL
5 531 (24.31%) Java
6 459 (21.02%) Finance
7 439 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
8 403 (18.45%) Oracle Database
9 372 (17.03%) JavaScript
10 363 (16.62%) Python
11 359 (16.44%) VMware
12 348 (15.93%) PL/SQL
13 345 (15.80%) Degree
14 330 (15.11%) Perl
15 293 (13.42%) HTML
16 292 (13.37%) ITIL
17 290 (13.28%) C++
18 288 (13.19%) SQL Server
19 284 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
20 275 (12.59%) Shell Script
21 263 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
22 253 (11.58%) Firewall
22 253 (11.58%) C
23 248 (11.36%) Relational Database
24 245 (11.22%) Microsoft
25 237 (10.85%) Cisco
26 232 (10.62%) Software Engineering
27 230 (10.53%) TCP/IP
28 227 (10.39%) XML
29 226 (10.35%) MySQL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 162 (7.42%) WebLogic
2 148 (6.78%) Apache
3 132 (6.04%) Tomcat
4 114 (5.22%) JBoss
5 94 (4.30%) WebSphere
6 59 (2.70%) Node.js
7 46 (2.11%) MS Exchange
8 40 (1.83%) OpenStack
9 37 (1.69%) IIS
10 27 (1.24%) Tuxedo
11 26 (1.19%) nginx
11 26 (1.19%) SharePoint
12 21 (0.96%) OpenEdge
13 19 (0.87%) Jetty
13 19 (0.87%) SAS
14 17 (0.78%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (0.69%) NetWeaver
17 14 (0.64%) CMS
18 12 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 186 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 74 (3.39%) MS Office
3 46 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.64%) MS Project
6 7 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.092%) SPSS
8 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.046%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
3 32 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.32%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.092%) Global One
11 2 (0.092%) Primavera
12 1 (0.046%) JDE World
12 1 (0.046%) Magento
12 1 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 1 (0.046%) Shopify
12 1 (0.046%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.98%) SaaS
3 27 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.19%) Amazon S3
5 23 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.92%) PaaS
7 19 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 18 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 17 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (0.64%) Office 365
11 11 (0.50%) IaaS
12 4 (0.18%) GitHub
13 3 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.14%) Force.com
14 1 (0.046%) AdWords
14 1 (0.046%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.046%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.046%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.046%) MailChimp
14 1 (0.046%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 253 (11.58%) Firewall
2 230 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 164 (7.51%) SAN
4 95 (4.35%) WAN
5 83 (3.80%) LAN
6 81 (3.71%) DNS
7 80 (3.66%) Internet
8 73 (3.34%) HTTP
9 64 (2.93%) NAS
10 61 (2.79%) VPN
11 59 (2.70%) Network Security
12 46 (2.11%) LDAP
13 36 (1.65%) Wireless
14 35 (1.60%) DHCP
15 32 (1.47%) BGP
15 32 (1.47%) SSL
16 31 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
16 31 (1.42%) IPsec
16 31 (1.42%) OSPF
17 27 (1.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (18.45%) Oracle Database
2 288 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 248 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 226 (10.35%) MySQL
5 192 (8.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 171 (7.83%) RDBMS
7 140 (6.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 98 (4.49%) NoSQL
9 78 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 61 (2.79%) Oracle9i Database
11 60 (2.75%) MongoDB
12 58 (2.66%) DB2
13 51 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
14 39 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
15 36 (1.65%) Oracle Discoverer
16 30 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
16 30 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
18 24 (1.10%) Big Data
18 24 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 110 (5.04%) Git (software)
1 110 (5.04%) Subversion
2 102 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 80 (3.66%) JIRA
4 78 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
5 72 (3.30%) JUnit
6 69 (3.16%) Maven
7 52 (2.38%) Eclipse
8 50 (2.29%) Visual Studio
9 41 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 41 (1.88%) Toad
10 40 (1.83%) ProC
11 37 (1.69%) Ant
12 34 (1.56%) Selenium
13 28 (1.28%) PHPUnit
14 20 (0.92%) Clang
14 20 (0.92%) GCC
14 20 (0.92%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.87%) Vagrant
16 17 (0.78%) Liquibase
General
1 459 (21.02%) Finance
2 182 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 82 (3.75%) Banking
4 66 (3.02%) German Language
5 60 (2.75%) French Language
6 37 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 35 (1.60%) Electronics
8 31 (1.42%) Automotive
9 26 (1.19%) Marketing
10 20 (0.92%) Retail
11 19 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 16 (0.73%) Games
13 15 (0.69%) Billing
14 12 (0.55%) Advertising
15 10 (0.46%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.32%) Publishing
18 4 (0.18%) Back Office
18 4 (0.18%) Legal
18 4 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 642 (29.40%) Developer
2 202 (9.25%) Analyst
3 179 (8.20%) Senior Developer
4 178 (8.15%) Linux Engineer
5 172 (7.88%) Support Engineer
6 168 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 163 (7.46%) Java Developer
8 157 (7.19%) Administrator
9 148 (6.78%) DBA
10 129 (5.91%) Oracle DBA
11 124 (5.68%) C++ Developer
12 113 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
13 106 (4.85%) Software Developer
14 100 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
15 99 (4.53%) Architect
16 93 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
17 87 (3.98%) Technical Engineer
18 83 (3.80%) Software Engineer
19 81 (3.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 77 (3.53%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (13.42%) HTML
2 227 (10.39%) XML
3 210 (9.62%) Web Services
4 161 (7.37%) CSS
5 137 (6.27%) .NET
6 126 (5.77%) Middleware
7 116 (5.31%) J2EE
8 102 (4.67%) Spring
9 96 (4.40%) jQuery
10 75 (3.43%) REST
11 68 (3.11%) JSON
12 66 (3.02%) SOAP
13 65 (2.98%) STL
14 60 (2.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 59 (2.70%) AngularJS
16 53 (2.43%) Hibernate
17 52 (2.38%) LAMP
18 45 (2.06%) JSP
19 39 (1.79%) RESTful
20 37 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 284 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 214 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 138 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 115 (5.27%) Clustering
5 91 (4.17%) Replication
6 72 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 68 (3.11%) Management Information System
8 60 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (2.56%) User Experience
10 41 (1.88%) EMC VNX
11 39 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 36 (1.65%) Mainframe
13 35 (1.60%) EMC VMAX
14 33 (1.51%) Derivative
15 32 (1.47%) Mathematics
16 25 (1.14%) N-Tier
17 24 (1.10%) Mobile App
18 22 (1.01%) HACMP
19 21 (0.96%) Driving Licence
20 19 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1353 (61.95%) Linux
2 920 (42.12%) Windows
3 223 (10.21%) Solaris
4 214 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 154 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 143 (6.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 135 (6.18%) AIX
8 111 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 109 (4.99%) CentOS
10 77 (3.53%) Windows 2000
11 50 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 39 (1.79%) Android
13 33 (1.51%) Apple iOS
14 29 (1.33%) Ubuntu
15 28 (1.28%) Windows NT
16 27 (1.24%) SUSE
17 22 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
18 19 (0.87%) Mac OS X
18 19 (0.87%) Windows 7
19 16 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (13.37%) ITIL
3 232 (10.62%) Software Engineering
4 225 (10.30%) SDLC
5 158 (7.23%) Project Management
6 156 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 143 (6.55%) Open Source
8 137 (6.27%) OO
9 125 (5.72%) Scrum
10 120 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
11 118 (5.40%) High Availability
12 114 (5.22%) Information Security
13 111 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 108 (4.95%) Configuration Management
14 108 (4.95%) DevOps
15 99 (4.53%) Service Delivery
16 94 (4.30%) SOA
17 92 (4.21%) Mentoring
17 92 (4.21%) MVC
18 89 (4.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 792 (36.26%) SQL
2 531 (24.31%) Java
3 372 (17.03%) JavaScript
4 363 (16.62%) Python
5 348 (15.93%) PL/SQL
6 330 (15.11%) Perl
7 290 (13.28%) C++
8 275 (12.59%) Shell Script
9 253 (11.58%) C
10 188 (8.61%) C#
11 171 (7.83%) Ruby
12 115 (5.27%) Bash Shell
13 109 (4.99%) PHP
14 63 (2.88%) PowerShell
15 39 (1.79%) Korn
15 39 (1.79%) VB
16 31 (1.42%) COBOL
17 23 (1.05%) Jython
18 21 (0.96%) OpenEdge ABL
18 21 (0.96%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 345 (15.80%) Degree
2 178 (8.15%) Security Cleared
3 118 (5.40%) SC Cleared
4 73 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (2.84%) Oracle Certification
6 45 (2.06%) OCP
7 35 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 35 (1.60%) CCNP
8 34 (1.56%) CCNA
8 34 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (1.51%) ISEB
10 30 (1.37%) ISTQB
11 29 (1.33%) MCSE
12 28 (1.28%) CISSP
13 24 (1.10%) RHCSA
14 23 (1.05%) RHCE
15 20 (0.92%) CCIE
16 17 (0.78%) CEH
16 17 (0.78%) MCSA
17 14 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.59%) QA
2 98 (4.49%) SLA
3 23 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.46%) COBIT
5 10 (0.46%) SEPA
6 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.18%) COSO
8 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.092%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.092%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.092%) TickIT
9 1 (0.046%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.046%) GPG13
System Software
1 263 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 112 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
4 53 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 51 (2.34%) vSphere
6 38 (1.74%) Firmware
7 35 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.28%) VMware ESX
9 26 (1.19%) Xen
10 24 (1.10%) VirtualBox
11 22 (1.01%) SRDF
12 20 (0.92%) Docker
13 19 (0.87%) NFS
14 15 (0.69%) Postfix
15 13 (0.60%) vCloud
16 10 (0.46%) KVM
16 10 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 9 (0.41%) iptables
18 8 (0.37%) GPFS
19 6 (0.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 143 (6.55%) Puppet
2 74 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 67 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (1.88%) SCCM
5 40 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 36 (1.65%) Ansible
7 35 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
8 31 (1.42%) Data Guard
9 30 (1.37%) Nagios
10 26 (1.19%) EMC VPLEX
11 25 (1.14%) Tivoli
12 22 (1.01%) Salt
13 21 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 19 (0.87%) Hyperic
14 19 (0.87%) NetBackup
15 18 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
16 17 (0.78%) Backup Exec
16 17 (0.78%) WSUS
17 15 (0.69%) Zenoss
18 12 (0.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 895 (40.98%) Oracle
2 359 (16.44%) VMware
3 245 (11.22%) Microsoft
4 237 (10.85%) Cisco
5 217 (9.94%) Red Hat
6 150 (6.87%) HP
7 148 (6.78%) Citrix
8 116 (5.31%) Juniper
9 115 (5.27%) F5
10 99 (4.53%) CheckPoint
11 92 (4.21%) EMC
12 82 (3.75%) IBM
13 80 (3.66%) NetApp
14 75 (3.43%) Palo Alto
15 66 (3.02%) SAP
16 65 (2.98%) Crossbeam
16 65 (2.98%) Sourcefire
17 64 (2.93%) Blue Coat
18 56 (2.56%) Sun
19 44 (2.01%) Hyperion
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Posted: 21 hours ago
East Sussex
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Connect 44 UK
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
IO Associates
Salary: Very competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Austin Fraser
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