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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1171 1082 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.65% 5.23% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.07% 19.39% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 886 813 1314
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6141 5580 6258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.61% 26.96% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5143 4552 5382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +4 451 £45,000 - 39
Surrey +4 250 £45,000 +5.88% 47
Hampshire -15 205 £42,000 -1.17% 20
Buckinghamshire +24 95 £42,500 +17.24% 9
Oxfordshire +17 53 £45,000 +36.36% 12
West Sussex -11 52 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Kent +2 28 £52,500 +7.69% 1
East Sussex +5 26 £40,000 - 4
Middlesex -8 13 £51,500 -1.90%
Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Home Counties - 3 £30,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1355 (59.33%) Linux
2 899 (39.36%) Windows
3 727 (31.83%) SQL
4 715 (31.30%) Oracle
5 607 (26.58%) Java
6 426 (18.65%) Degree
7 403 (17.64%) Finance
8 329 (14.40%) SQL Server
9 315 (13.79%) C++
10 306 (13.40%) Microsoft
11 301 (13.18%) Perl
12 300 (13.13%) VMware
13 298 (13.05%) Solaris
14 295 (12.92%) HTML
15 292 (12.78%) JavaScript
16 290 (12.70%) Python
17 276 (12.08%) XML
18 266 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
19 258 (11.30%) Shell Script
20 257 (11.25%) Firewall
21 253 (11.08%) MySQL
22 251 (10.99%) Software Engineering
23 241 (10.55%) Telecoms
24 240 (10.51%) TCP/IP
25 232 (10.16%) ITIL
26 217 (9.50%) Oracle Database
27 215 (9.41%) HP
28 208 (9.11%) Red Hat
29 206 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
30 200 (8.76%) CSS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 196 (8.58%) Apache
2 173 (7.57%) Tomcat
3 124 (5.43%) WebLogic
4 89 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 82 (3.59%) JBoss
6 50 (2.19%) IIS
7 39 (1.71%) nginx
8 36 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 36 (1.58%) MS Exchange
9 33 (1.44%) SAS
10 26 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
11 25 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 24 (1.05%) Node.js
13 22 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (0.96%) Jetty
14 21 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
14 21 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
15 20 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 16 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 170 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.28%) MS Office
3 18 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.31%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 72 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 19 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
5 19 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
6 15 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
7 9 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.31%) BASE24
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
10 4 (0.18%) SAP PM
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.13%) Agresso
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
11 3 (0.13%) Line 500
11 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
13 1 (0.044%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.28%) SaaS
2 26 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.88%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.53%) GitHub
6 8 (0.35%) PaaS
7 7 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.044%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.044%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.044%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 257 (11.25%) Firewall
2 240 (10.51%) TCP/IP
3 177 (7.75%) DNS
4 165 (7.22%) SAN
5 103 (4.51%) WAN
6 96 (4.20%) Internet
7 94 (4.12%) HTTP
8 93 (4.07%) LAN
9 89 (3.90%) VPN
10 64 (2.80%) GSM
11 59 (2.58%) LDAP
12 55 (2.41%) SS7
13 54 (2.36%) Network Security
14 51 (2.23%) NAS
14 51 (2.23%) BGP
14 51 (2.23%) DHCP
15 48 (2.10%) UMTS
16 45 (1.97%) SMTP
17 42 (1.84%) GPRS
18 40 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 253 (11.08%) MySQL
3 217 (9.50%) Oracle Database
4 173 (7.57%) Relational Database
5 103 (4.51%) DB2
6 96 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 88 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
8 84 (3.68%) RDBMS
9 69 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
10 46 (2.01%) Oracle ODI
11 40 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 38 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 32 (1.40%) Oracle Exadata
13 32 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (1.23%) Big Data
16 25 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
17 24 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
18 22 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 21 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 156 (6.83%) Subversion
2 114 (4.99%) Git (software)
3 82 (3.59%) Maven
4 81 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
5 65 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 44 (1.93%) Ant
6 44 (1.93%) JUnit
7 42 (1.84%) Toad
7 42 (1.84%) JIRA
8 41 (1.80%) Hudson
9 40 (1.75%) Eclipse
10 32 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
11 21 (0.92%) Visual Studio
12 20 (0.88%) Selenium
13 19 (0.83%) PHPUnit
13 19 (0.83%) Behat
14 18 (0.79%) Cucumber
15 15 (0.66%) ClearCase
16 14 (0.61%) ProC
16 14 (0.61%) InstallShield
General
1 403 (17.64%) Finance
2 241 (10.55%) Telecoms
3 106 (4.64%) Banking
4 78 (3.42%) Retail
5 74 (3.24%) Marketing
6 46 (2.01%) French Language
7 34 (1.49%) German Language
8 32 (1.40%) Automotive
9 29 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 26 (1.14%) Advertising
11 24 (1.05%) Spanish Language
12 20 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.88%) Back Office
13 19 (0.83%) Legal
14 18 (0.79%) General Ledger
15 17 (0.74%) Publishing
16 13 (0.57%) Games
16 13 (0.57%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.53%) Billing
18 11 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 471 (20.62%) Developer
2 233 (10.20%) Analyst
2 233 (10.20%) Support Engineer
3 222 (9.72%) Administrator
4 169 (7.40%) Java Developer
5 162 (7.09%) Software Engineer
6 160 (7.01%) Technical Support
7 157 (6.87%) Consultant
8 133 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
9 122 (5.34%) Technical Engineer
10 111 (4.86%) Technical Support Engineer
11 110 (4.82%) Senior Developer
12 102 (4.47%) Architect
13 99 (4.33%) Applications Support
14 89 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
15 85 (3.72%) Linux Administrator
16 78 (3.42%) Support Analyst
17 71 (3.11%) DBA
18 70 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
19 66 (2.89%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (12.92%) HTML
2 276 (12.08%) XML
3 200 (8.76%) CSS
4 154 (6.74%) J2EE
5 150 (6.57%) Web Services
6 117 (5.12%) jQuery
7 100 (4.38%) Spring
8 84 (3.68%) .NET
9 83 (3.63%) JSP
10 71 (3.11%) Middleware
11 68 (2.98%) Ajax
12 60 (2.63%) SOAP
13 57 (2.50%) Hibernate
14 48 (2.10%) Java EE
15 44 (1.93%) Servlets
16 41 (1.80%) Struts
17 39 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
18 38 (1.66%) JPA
19 37 (1.62%) XSLT
19 37 (1.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 89 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 87 (3.81%) Clustering
5 69 (3.02%) Mainframe
6 62 (2.71%) Mathematics
7 57 (2.50%) Open Source
8 54 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (2.01%) Derivative
10 37 (1.62%) Client/Server
10 37 (1.62%) Data Structures
11 29 (1.27%) Physics
12 28 (1.23%) Replication
13 26 (1.14%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.09%) Algorithms
15 24 (1.05%) User Experience
16 22 (0.96%) HACMP
16 22 (0.96%) Smartphone
17 21 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
18 20 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1355 (59.33%) Linux
2 899 (39.36%) Windows
3 298 (13.05%) Solaris
4 186 (8.14%) AIX
5 149 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 149 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 108 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (2.93%) HPUX
8 66 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (2.32%) SUSE
10 42 (1.84%) Mac OS X
11 41 (1.80%) Windows 7
12 36 (1.58%) CentOS
13 34 (1.49%) Ubuntu
14 33 (1.44%) Debian
15 32 (1.40%) Apple iOS
16 29 (1.27%) Windows 2000
17 28 (1.23%) Windows NT
18 27 (1.18%) Windows XP
19 18 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (10.99%) Software Engineering
3 232 (10.16%) ITIL
4 174 (7.62%) OO
5 149 (6.52%) Project Management
6 141 (6.17%) Change Management
7 128 (5.60%) Service Delivery
8 117 (5.12%) SOA
9 106 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
10 96 (4.20%) MVC
11 91 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 89 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
13 87 (3.81%) Migration
13 87 (3.81%) DevOps
14 85 (3.72%) Scrum
14 85 (3.72%) Software Testing
15 83 (3.63%) Test Automation
16 80 (3.50%) Load Balancing
17 76 (3.33%) E-Commerce
18 75 (3.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 727 (31.83%) SQL
2 607 (26.58%) Java
3 315 (13.79%) C++
4 301 (13.18%) Perl
5 292 (12.78%) JavaScript
6 290 (12.70%) Python
7 258 (11.30%) Shell Script
8 179 (7.84%) PL/SQL
9 174 (7.62%) C#
10 159 (6.96%) C
10 159 (6.96%) PHP
11 110 (4.82%) Ruby
12 87 (3.81%) Bash Shell
13 70 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 50 (2.19%) T-SQL
15 46 (2.01%) XPath
16 39 (1.71%) Scala
16 39 (1.71%) XQuery
17 38 (1.66%) COBOL
18 34 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 426 (18.65%) Degree
2 168 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 124 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 92 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (2.98%) CCNA
6 65 (2.85%) ISEB
7 55 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (2.36%) CISSP
9 48 (2.10%) MCSE
10 38 (1.66%) ISTQB
11 36 (1.58%) VCP4
12 35 (1.53%) HND
13 34 (1.49%) CCNP
14 33 (1.44%) HNC
15 31 (1.36%) RHCE
15 31 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 29 (1.27%) CEH
17 27 (1.18%) DV Cleared
18 23 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
19 21 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.12%) QA
2 99 (4.33%) SLA
3 41 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.44%) COBIT
7 7 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.31%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.26%) GPG13
9 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.088%) COSO
11 1 (0.044%) WAI
11 1 (0.044%) PMBOK
System Software
1 165 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (5.91%) Active Directory
3 72 (3.15%) vSphere
4 55 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
5 42 (1.84%) VMware ESX
6 41 (1.80%) NDS
7 40 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 34 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (1.44%) Hyper-V
9 33 (1.44%) NFS
10 30 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 21 (0.92%) KVM
12 20 (0.88%) ISA Server
13 16 (0.70%) Firmware
14 14 (0.61%) Postfix
14 14 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 13 (0.57%) Sendmail
15 13 (0.57%) XenApp
15 13 (0.57%) Xen
16 12 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (3.68%) Puppet
2 50 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (2.10%) Tivoli
4 47 (2.06%) NetBackup
5 39 (1.71%) SCOM
6 32 (1.40%) Netcool
7 24 (1.05%) Nagios
8 20 (0.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 20 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 20 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
9 19 (0.83%) SCCM
10 18 (0.79%) Control-M
11 17 (0.74%) Data Guard
11 17 (0.74%) Backup Exec
12 14 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
12 14 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 13 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
14 11 (0.48%) OpenAM
15 9 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 715 (31.30%) Oracle
2 306 (13.40%) Microsoft
3 300 (13.13%) VMware
4 215 (9.41%) HP
5 208 (9.11%) Red Hat
6 166 (7.27%) Cisco
7 151 (6.61%) IBM
8 123 (5.39%) Citrix
9 99 (4.33%) Sun
10 82 (3.59%) Sybase
11 79 (3.46%) EMC
12 65 (2.85%) Veritas
13 63 (2.76%) Business Objects
14 60 (2.63%) Juniper
15 59 (2.58%) F5
16 57 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
17 50 (2.19%) SAP
18 43 (1.88%) Remedy
19 42 (1.84%) Symantec
19 42 (1.84%) NetApp
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + On call + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + upto 20% bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £42887.00 - £45410.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £70,000 per annum £70,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £64,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, On-Call, Overtime and benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + outstanding package
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and
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