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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 59 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 825 1215 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.52% 5.72% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.21% 19.39% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 671 1034 828
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +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
5423 6267 6471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.74% 29.52% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 5293 5458
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 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 2 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 +22 309 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Hampshire -16 190 £42,500 -5.55% 25
Surrey -15 184 £50,000 - 19
West Sussex -16 44 £48,250 -3.50% 6
Buckinghamshire -35 37 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -55 23 £65,000 +62.50% 5
East Sussex -36 21 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Kent -8 10 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Middlesex -5 2 £52,500 +13.51%
Home Counties - 2 £42,500 -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 1129 (63.43%) Linux
2 823 (46.24%) Windows
3 567 (31.85%) Oracle
4 550 (30.90%) SQL
5 464 (26.07%) Java
6 365 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 334 (18.76%) Finance
8 297 (16.69%) Degree
9 281 (15.79%) C++
10 264 (14.83%) Perl
11 251 (14.10%) Python
11 251 (14.10%) Firewall
12 248 (13.93%) SQL Server
13 240 (13.48%) MySQL
14 237 (13.31%) VMware
15 225 (12.64%) JavaScript
16 216 (12.13%) Software Engineering
17 200 (11.24%) C
18 198 (11.12%) HTML
18 198 (11.12%) ITIL
18 198 (11.12%) Microsoft
19 193 (10.84%) Windows Server
20 184 (10.34%) Solaris
21 179 (10.06%) TCP/IP
22 178 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
23 172 (9.66%) Red Hat
23 172 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
24 168 (9.44%) Shell Script
24 168 (9.44%) Oracle Database
25 164 (9.21%) C#

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
1 114 (6.40%) Apache
2 108 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 77 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 73 (4.10%) WebLogic
5 63 (3.54%) JBoss
6 51 (2.87%) IIS
7 27 (1.52%) Apache Spark
7 27 (1.52%) MS Exchange
8 25 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 24 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 21 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 15 (0.84%) nginx
13 14 (0.79%) CICS
14 13 (0.73%) CMS
15 11 (0.62%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.62%) NetWeaver
15 11 (0.62%) OpenEdge
16 10 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 130 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.92%) MS Office
3 39 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.28%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
4 14 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.11%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.056%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.056%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (3.76%) SaaS
3 28 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (1.29%) Amazon S3
5 21 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 20 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 18 (1.01%) PaaS
8 17 (0.96%) IaaS
9 15 (0.84%) Office 365
10 9 (0.51%) GitHub
11 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
14 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
15 1 (0.056%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 251 (14.10%) Firewall
2 179 (10.06%) TCP/IP
3 133 (7.47%) SAN
4 103 (5.79%) HTTP
5 91 (5.11%) DNS
6 66 (3.71%) Internet
7 65 (3.65%) WAN
8 63 (3.54%) LAN
9 52 (2.92%) VPN
10 46 (2.58%) LDAP
11 43 (2.42%) FTP
12 42 (2.36%) Network Security
13 41 (2.30%) NAS
14 38 (2.13%) SSL
15 35 (1.97%) VoIP
16 34 (1.91%) SMTP
17 31 (1.74%) Wireless
18 29 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (1.63%) DHCP
19 27 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 240 (13.48%) MySQL
3 168 (9.44%) Oracle Database
4 144 (8.09%) Relational Database
5 86 (4.83%) RDBMS
6 54 (3.03%) DB2
7 46 (2.58%) NoSQL
8 44 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 33 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 33 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
10 31 (1.74%) Hadoop
11 30 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (1.63%) Big Data
13 28 (1.57%) MongoDB
14 26 (1.46%) QlikView
15 24 (1.35%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
17 20 (1.12%) HBase
18 18 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 112 (6.29%) Jenkins
2 103 (5.79%) JIRA
3 97 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 75 (4.21%) Subversion
5 43 (2.42%) Maven
6 42 (2.36%) Eclipse
7 40 (2.25%) JUnit
8 36 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
9 34 (1.91%) Ant
10 32 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (1.74%) Selenium
12 25 (1.40%) TeamCity
12 25 (1.40%) Vagrant
13 24 (1.35%) Artifactory
14 20 (1.12%) InstallShield
15 16 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (0.84%) Toad
17 14 (0.79%) PHPUnit
17 14 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
18 10 (0.56%) GoogleTest
General
1 334 (18.76%) Finance
2 134 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 77 (4.33%) Banking
4 50 (2.81%) German Language
5 41 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.25%) Automotive
7 34 (1.91%) Marketing
8 31 (1.74%) French Language
9 21 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 21 (1.18%) Military
9 21 (1.18%) Retail
10 19 (1.07%) Billing
11 18 (1.01%) Electronics
12 10 (0.56%) Back Office
12 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.56%) Legal
13 9 (0.51%) Games
14 8 (0.45%) Advertising
14 8 (0.45%) Law
15 6 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 388 (21.80%) Developer
2 235 (13.20%) Analyst
3 168 (9.44%) Linux Engineer
4 165 (9.27%) Support Engineer
5 123 (6.91%) Administrator
6 105 (5.90%) Software Engineer
7 103 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 99 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 98 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
10 89 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
11 87 (4.89%) C++ Developer
12 83 (4.66%) Software Developer
13 77 (4.33%) Architect
14 75 (4.21%) Network Engineer
15 69 (3.88%) Security Engineer
15 69 (3.88%) Technical Support
16 67 (3.76%) Linux Support
16 67 (3.76%) Unix Engineer
17 65 (3.65%) Linux Administrator
18 63 (3.54%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (11.12%) HTML
2 157 (8.82%) XML
3 134 (7.53%) Web Services
4 129 (7.25%) .NET
5 126 (7.08%) CSS
6 99 (5.56%) J2EE
7 75 (4.21%) Spring
8 64 (3.60%) REST
9 62 (3.48%) Middleware
10 56 (3.15%) jQuery
11 54 (3.03%) LAMP
12 53 (2.98%) SOAP
13 52 (2.92%) Hibernate
14 44 (2.47%) JSON
15 38 (2.13%) Ajax
16 37 (2.08%) JSP
17 28 (1.57%) AngularJS
18 27 (1.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 27 (1.52%) STL
18 27 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 178 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (7.64%) Data Centre
3 130 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 92 (5.17%) Clustering
5 76 (4.27%) Replication
6 68 (3.82%) Client/Server
7 49 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 46 (2.58%) Mainframe
10 32 (1.80%) HACMP
11 21 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
12 19 (1.07%) Mathematics
12 19 (1.07%) Statistics
13 18 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.01%) PKI
14 17 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
14 17 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 17 (0.96%) User Experience
15 15 (0.84%) Driving Licence
15 15 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1129 (63.43%) Linux
2 823 (46.24%) Windows
3 193 (10.84%) Windows Server
4 184 (10.34%) Solaris
5 137 (7.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 114 (6.40%) AIX
7 107 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 89 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (3.31%) CentOS
10 55 (3.09%) Windows 2000
11 44 (2.47%) Windows NT
12 41 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (1.91%) Ubuntu
14 28 (1.57%) Android
15 26 (1.46%) Apple iOS
16 18 (1.01%) HPUX
17 16 (0.90%) Debian
18 15 (0.84%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.84%) MVS
19 13 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (12.13%) Software Engineering
3 198 (11.12%) ITIL
4 148 (8.31%) Project Management
5 146 (8.20%) SDLC
6 142 (7.98%) Scrum
7 113 (6.35%) High Availability
8 103 (5.79%) OO
9 96 (5.39%) TDD
10 93 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
11 87 (4.89%) Unit Testing
12 86 (4.83%) Information Security
13 85 (4.78%) System Testing
14 84 (4.72%) Service Delivery
15 82 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
16 80 (4.49%) Analytics
17 76 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
17 76 (4.27%) DevOps
17 76 (4.27%) Incident Management
18 71 (3.99%) UML
Programming Languages
1 550 (30.90%) SQL
2 464 (26.07%) Java
3 281 (15.79%) C++
4 264 (14.83%) Perl
5 251 (14.10%) Python
6 225 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 200 (11.24%) C
8 168 (9.44%) Shell Script
9 164 (9.21%) C#
10 156 (8.76%) PL/SQL
11 108 (6.07%) PHP
12 101 (5.67%) Ruby
13 84 (4.72%) Bash Shell
14 59 (3.31%) PowerShell
15 56 (3.15%) VB
16 24 (1.35%) Korn
17 22 (1.24%) T-SQL
18 18 (1.01%) Tcl
19 16 (0.90%) COBOL
20 14 (0.79%) JCL
Qualifications
1 297 (16.69%) Degree
2 147 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 101 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 85 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (3.76%) CISSP
6 57 (3.20%) CCNA
7 52 (2.92%) CCNP
8 40 (2.25%) CEH
9 37 (2.08%) ISTQB
10 29 (1.63%) CISM
11 27 (1.52%) CCIE
12 25 (1.40%) ISEB
12 25 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (1.24%) RHCE
14 18 (1.01%) CCIP
14 18 (1.01%) MCSE
15 17 (0.96%) CCSP
15 17 (0.96%) RHCSA
16 14 (0.79%) CCSA
17 13 (0.73%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (8.71%) SLA
2 111 (6.24%) QA
3 27 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.17%) COBIT
6 3 (0.17%) COSO
6 3 (0.17%) GPG13
6 3 (0.17%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.11%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.11%) SEPA
7 2 (0.11%) TickIT
8 1 (0.056%) HL7
8 1 (0.056%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 172 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 43 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (1.97%) vSphere
5 27 (1.52%) Docker
6 25 (1.40%) Hyper-V
7 24 (1.35%) VirtualBox
8 18 (1.01%) Firmware
8 18 (1.01%) HDFS
8 18 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.56%) Snort
10 10 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (0.51%) NFS
11 9 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.51%) Xen
12 8 (0.45%) XenApp
13 7 (0.39%) GlusterFS
14 6 (0.34%) Samba
Systems Management
1 87 (4.89%) Puppet
2 49 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (2.36%) Tivoli
4 41 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 36 (2.02%) SCCM
6 30 (1.69%) Ansible
7 28 (1.57%) NetBackup
8 23 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (1.12%) Salt
10 19 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
11 16 (0.90%) OpenAM
12 15 (0.84%) Nagios
13 14 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (0.79%) WSUS
14 12 (0.67%) Nmap
15 11 (0.62%) Control-M
15 11 (0.62%) Hyperic
16 10 (0.56%) Nessus
17 9 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
18 7 (0.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 567 (31.85%) Oracle
2 237 (13.31%) VMware
3 198 (11.12%) Microsoft
4 172 (9.66%) Red Hat
5 145 (8.15%) Cisco
6 120 (6.74%) Citrix
7 81 (4.55%) IBM
8 79 (4.44%) Juniper
9 74 (4.16%) HP
10 68 (3.82%) CheckPoint
11 61 (3.43%) F5
12 57 (3.20%) NetApp
13 54 (3.03%) Sun
14 48 (2.70%) Palo Alto
15 44 (2.47%) SAP
16 40 (2.25%) EMC
17 39 (2.19%) Informatica
18 34 (1.91%) Remedy
19 26 (1.46%) Veritas
20 22 (1.24%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive - experience dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Uckfield, East Sussex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
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Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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Experis Ltd
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ANSON MCCADE
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ANSON MCCADE
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Hampshire
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EXCELerate
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