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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 57 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unix 883 1191 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.80% 5.71% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.22% 19.57% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 705 1000 864
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
5444 6086 6400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.57% 29.17% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4738 5174 5339
Median salary £41,346 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.36% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,594 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +25 321 £50,000 +5.26% 27
Hampshire -12 202 £43,000 -4.44% 19
Surrey -13 199 £52,500 +5.00% 16
West Sussex -7 64 £49,500 -1.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -45 32 £32,500 -23.52% 12
Oxfordshire -50 31 £55,000 +37.50% 4
East Sussex -20 24 £48,750 +39.28% 7
Kent -21 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Home Counties -1 1 £25,000 -61.53%
Middlesex -4 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1120 (62.78%) Linux
2 804 (45.07%) Windows
3 541 (30.33%) Oracle
4 506 (28.36%) SQL
5 495 (27.75%) Java
6 379 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
7 343 (19.23%) Finance
8 309 (17.32%) Degree
9 295 (16.54%) C++
10 252 (14.13%) Firewall
11 248 (13.90%) SQL Server
12 244 (13.68%) Perl
12 244 (13.68%) Python
13 228 (12.78%) MySQL
14 222 (12.44%) Software Engineering
15 214 (12.00%) VMware
16 211 (11.83%) JavaScript
17 204 (11.43%) Microsoft
18 200 (11.21%) ITIL
19 196 (10.99%) C
20 193 (10.82%) HTML
21 192 (10.76%) Solaris
22 184 (10.31%) TCP/IP
22 184 (10.31%) Windows Server
23 170 (9.53%) Red Hat
24 165 (9.25%) XML
24 165 (9.25%) C#
25 159 (8.91%) SLA
26 158 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
27 157 (8.80%) Shell Script

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
1 124 (6.95%) Apache
2 106 (5.94%) Tomcat
3 82 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 71 (3.98%) WebLogic
5 60 (3.36%) IIS
6 58 (3.25%) JBoss
7 30 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 26 (1.46%) MS Exchange
9 25 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 23 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (1.01%) OpenStack
12 18 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 17 (0.95%) nginx
14 14 (0.78%) CICS
15 12 (0.67%) NetWeaver
16 11 (0.62%) Apache Pig
17 10 (0.56%) CMS
18 9 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 119 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.41%) MS Office
3 31 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.22%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 30 (1.68%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.056%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.056%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 1 (0.056%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.056%) Magento
11 1 (0.056%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.056%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.056%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.056%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 92 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (3.87%) SaaS
3 28 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (1.29%) IaaS
5 21 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 19 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (1.07%) PaaS
7 18 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 18 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (1.01%) GitHub
8 13 (0.73%) Office 365
9 6 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.056%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.056%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.056%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.056%) Pure360
12 1 (0.056%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 252 (14.13%) Firewall
2 184 (10.31%) TCP/IP
3 116 (6.50%) SAN
4 101 (5.66%) HTTP
5 94 (5.27%) DNS
6 63 (3.53%) Internet
7 55 (3.08%) WAN
8 53 (2.97%) LAN
9 52 (2.91%) VPN
10 48 (2.69%) Network Security
11 42 (2.35%) LDAP
12 41 (2.30%) NAS
13 38 (2.13%) SSL
14 36 (2.02%) FTP
15 33 (1.85%) SMTP
15 33 (1.85%) VoIP
16 31 (1.74%) Wireless
17 30 (1.68%) DHCP
18 27 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (1.46%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 228 (12.78%) MySQL
3 147 (8.24%) Oracle Database
4 131 (7.34%) Relational Database
5 83 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 58 (3.25%) DB2
7 37 (2.07%) NoSQL
8 36 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 36 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 33 (1.85%) Big Data
10 31 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 30 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (1.46%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.46%) QlikView
14 25 (1.40%) Apache Hive
15 23 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
16 21 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
17 20 (1.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 108 (6.05%) Jenkins
2 92 (5.16%) JIRA
3 87 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 72 (4.04%) Subversion
5 39 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 35 (1.96%) Maven
7 31 (1.74%) Ant
7 31 (1.74%) Selenium
8 30 (1.68%) JUnit
8 30 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
9 25 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (1.35%) Artifactory
11 23 (1.29%) Vagrant
12 22 (1.23%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.07%) InstallShield
13 19 (1.07%) PHPUnit
14 16 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (0.67%) Cucumber
17 9 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 343 (19.23%) Finance
2 133 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 87 (4.88%) Banking
4 57 (3.20%) German Language
5 42 (2.35%) Automotive
6 36 (2.02%) French Language
7 35 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.85%) Marketing
9 24 (1.35%) Retail
10 21 (1.18%) Aerospace
11 20 (1.12%) Military
12 17 (0.95%) Billing
12 17 (0.95%) Electronics
13 12 (0.67%) Legal
14 11 (0.62%) Back Office
15 10 (0.56%) Advertising
15 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.56%) Games
16 8 (0.45%) Law
17 6 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 394 (22.09%) Developer
2 236 (13.23%) Analyst
3 169 (9.47%) Linux Engineer
4 154 (8.63%) Support Engineer
5 122 (6.84%) Administrator
6 119 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 113 (6.33%) Java Developer
8 109 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
9 90 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
10 89 (4.99%) Senior Developer
11 84 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 82 (4.60%) Security Engineer
13 81 (4.54%) C++ Developer
14 79 (4.43%) Unix Engineer
15 68 (3.81%) Network Engineer
16 66 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
16 66 (3.70%) Linux Support
17 63 (3.53%) Applications Support
17 63 (3.53%) Architect
18 62 (3.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (10.82%) HTML
2 165 (9.25%) XML
3 141 (7.90%) .NET
4 128 (7.17%) Web Services
5 118 (6.61%) CSS
6 109 (6.11%) J2EE
7 74 (4.15%) Spring
8 65 (3.64%) REST
9 58 (3.25%) LAMP
10 57 (3.20%) Middleware
11 51 (2.86%) jQuery
12 50 (2.80%) JSON
12 50 (2.80%) SOAP
13 49 (2.75%) Hibernate
14 42 (2.35%) JSP
15 41 (2.30%) Ajax
16 27 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
17 26 (1.46%) AngularJS
18 25 (1.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 25 (1.40%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 158 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (8.30%) Computer Science
3 129 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 93 (5.21%) Clustering
5 68 (3.81%) Replication
6 63 (3.53%) Client/Server
7 49 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 47 (2.63%) Mainframe
9 44 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.57%) Cyber Attack
10 28 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
10 28 (1.57%) HACMP
11 25 (1.40%) Mathematics
12 23 (1.29%) Algorithms
13 20 (1.12%) Statistics
14 17 (0.95%) Physics
15 15 (0.84%) Driving Licence
16 14 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
16 14 (0.78%) iPad
16 14 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1120 (62.78%) Linux
2 804 (45.07%) Windows
3 192 (10.76%) Solaris
4 184 (10.31%) Windows Server
5 141 (7.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 113 (6.33%) AIX
7 111 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 97 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 61 (3.42%) Windows 2000
10 52 (2.91%) CentOS
11 39 (2.19%) Ubuntu
11 39 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (2.13%) Windows NT
13 24 (1.35%) Android
14 22 (1.23%) Apple iOS
15 20 (1.12%) Debian
15 20 (1.12%) HPUX
16 16 (0.90%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.90%) Windows 7
17 15 (0.84%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (12.44%) Software Engineering
3 200 (11.21%) ITIL
4 152 (8.52%) Scrum
5 140 (7.85%) Project Management
6 131 (7.34%) SDLC
7 103 (5.77%) TDD
8 99 (5.55%) Information Security
9 98 (5.49%) High Availability
10 92 (5.16%) OO
10 92 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
11 86 (4.82%) Analytics
11 86 (4.82%) Unit Testing
12 85 (4.76%) Service Delivery
13 84 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
14 83 (4.65%) Presales
15 78 (4.37%) SOA
16 77 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
17 76 (4.26%) Incident Management
18 75 (4.20%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 506 (28.36%) SQL
2 495 (27.75%) Java
3 295 (16.54%) C++
4 244 (13.68%) Perl
4 244 (13.68%) Python
5 211 (11.83%) JavaScript
6 196 (10.99%) C
7 165 (9.25%) C#
8 157 (8.80%) Shell Script
9 135 (7.57%) PL/SQL
10 109 (6.11%) PHP
11 87 (4.88%) Bash Shell
12 85 (4.76%) Ruby
13 63 (3.53%) PowerShell
14 57 (3.20%) VB
15 26 (1.46%) Tcl
16 25 (1.40%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.18%) Korn
18 20 (1.12%) COBOL
19 14 (0.78%) JCL
Qualifications
1 309 (17.32%) Degree
2 142 (7.96%) Security Cleared
3 99 (5.55%) SC Cleared
4 82 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (4.37%) CISSP
6 52 (2.91%) CCNA
7 51 (2.86%) CCNP
8 45 (2.52%) CISM
9 42 (2.35%) CEH
10 35 (1.96%) ISTQB
11 30 (1.68%) CCIE
12 26 (1.46%) DV Cleared
13 23 (1.29%) ISEB
14 22 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (1.23%) RHCE
15 18 (1.01%) CCIP
16 17 (0.95%) ISSAP
17 16 (0.90%) CCSP
18 15 (0.84%) MCSE
19 14 (0.78%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (8.91%) SLA
2 107 (6.00%) QA
3 25 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.22%) COBIT
6 4 (0.22%) COSO
7 3 (0.17%) GPG13
7 3 (0.17%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.17%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.11%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.056%) HL7
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 152 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (1.79%) vSphere
5 24 (1.35%) Docker
5 24 (1.35%) Firmware
6 18 (1.01%) HDFS
6 18 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.01%) VirtualBox
7 15 (0.84%) Snort
8 14 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.62%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.56%) XenApp
12 7 (0.39%) GlusterFS
12 7 (0.39%) NFS
12 7 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (0.34%) Samba
13 6 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 73 (4.09%) Puppet
2 44 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (2.30%) Tivoli
4 40 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 32 (1.79%) NetBackup
5 32 (1.79%) SCCM
6 28 (1.57%) Ansible
7 24 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
8 18 (1.01%) Salt
9 17 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
10 16 (0.90%) OpenAM
11 14 (0.78%) WSUS
12 13 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
12 13 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (0.67%) Nagios
14 11 (0.62%) Nmap
15 9 (0.50%) Nessus
16 8 (0.45%) Backup Exec
16 8 (0.45%) Control-M
16 8 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 541 (30.33%) Oracle
2 214 (12.00%) VMware
3 204 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 170 (9.53%) Red Hat
5 151 (8.46%) Cisco
6 100 (5.61%) Citrix
7 90 (5.04%) IBM
8 79 (4.43%) Juniper
9 75 (4.20%) CheckPoint
10 67 (3.76%) F5
11 65 (3.64%) HP
12 59 (3.31%) Sun
13 54 (3.03%) Palo Alto
14 52 (2.91%) Informatica
15 42 (2.35%) SAP
16 41 (2.30%) NetApp
17 36 (2.02%) EMC
18 33 (1.85%) Remedy
19 30 (1.68%) Veritas
20 27 (1.51%) Sybase
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