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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 53 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1191 1081 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.74% 4.73% 6.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.69% 16.68% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 998 878 1194
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
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
6050 6482 6475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.15% 28.34% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5153 5402 5591
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Surrey +26 340 £50,000 +17.64% 48
Hampshire 0 247 £45,000 - 15
Berkshire -17 222 £47,500 +5.55% 29
Buckinghamshire +12 132 £42,500 +32.81% 8
West Sussex +18 67 £50,000 -23.07% 8
Oxfordshire +39 64 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East Sussex +32 56 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Kent +41 48 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Middlesex +10 19 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Sussex -7 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1453 (61.18%) Linux
2 817 (34.40%) SQL
3 796 (33.52%) Oracle
4 763 (32.13%) Windows
5 685 (28.84%) Java
6 466 (19.62%) Finance
7 457 (19.24%) Degree
8 446 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
9 374 (15.75%) JavaScript
10 350 (14.74%) PL/SQL
11 344 (14.48%) XML
12 337 (14.19%) HTML
13 335 (14.11%) Software Engineering
14 323 (13.60%) Firewall
15 318 (13.39%) C++
16 314 (13.22%) Python
17 313 (13.18%) Perl
18 296 (12.46%) Oracle Database
19 294 (12.38%) SQL Server
20 292 (12.29%) Shell Script
21 275 (11.58%) ITIL
22 262 (11.03%) Microsoft
23 259 (10.91%) Solaris
24 241 (10.15%) VMware
25 239 (10.06%) Computer Science
26 235 (9.89%) SDLC
27 229 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
28 227 (9.56%) MySQL
28 227 (9.56%) TCP/IP
29 225 (9.47%) Cisco

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 165 (6.95%) Tomcat
2 162 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 153 (6.44%) Apache
4 101 (4.25%) JBoss
5 84 (3.54%) WebSphere
6 74 (3.12%) Node.js
7 64 (2.69%) MS Exchange
8 50 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 42 (1.77%) Moodle
10 32 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 30 (1.26%) IIS
12 26 (1.09%) SharePoint
12 26 (1.09%) SAS
13 23 (0.97%) NetWeaver
14 22 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (0.76%) nginx
15 18 (0.76%) Lync
16 17 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
18 11 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 200 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.02%) MS Office
3 29 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.25%) MS Project
6 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.13%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.084%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.042%) Mingle
10 1 (0.042%) CorelDRAW
10 1 (0.042%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.042%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.042%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 26 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
6 23 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle Payroll
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
11 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.21%) Cordys
12 5 (0.21%) SAP CRM
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
13 3 (0.13%) SAP PM
13 3 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
14 2 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
14 2 (0.084%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (1.81%) SaaS
2 23 (0.97%) GitHub
3 11 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.42%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.34%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.084%) IaaS
7 2 (0.084%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.084%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.042%) PaaS
8 1 (0.042%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 323 (13.60%) Firewall
2 227 (9.56%) TCP/IP
3 157 (6.61%) SAN
4 146 (6.15%) WAN
5 144 (6.06%) LAN
6 137 (5.77%) DNS
7 76 (3.20%) LDAP
7 76 (3.20%) NAS
8 72 (3.03%) Internet
8 72 (3.03%) VoIP
9 60 (2.53%) BGP
10 58 (2.44%) VPN
10 58 (2.44%) HTTP
11 52 (2.19%) DHCP
12 46 (1.94%) OSPF
13 43 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
14 41 (1.73%) Network Security
15 38 (1.60%) HSRP
16 35 (1.47%) MPLS
17 34 (1.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (12.46%) Oracle Database
2 294 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 227 (9.56%) MySQL
4 211 (8.88%) Relational Database
5 104 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 90 (3.79%) RDBMS
7 70 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
8 63 (2.65%) DB2
8 63 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (1.81%) Big Data
10 42 (1.77%) Oracle9i Database
11 40 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 37 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
12 37 (1.56%) OLTP
13 32 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
14 30 (1.26%) NoSQL
15 29 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
16 26 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
16 26 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 169 (7.12%) Oracle Forms
2 158 (6.65%) Git (software)
3 132 (5.56%) Subversion
4 113 (4.76%) Selenium
4 113 (4.76%) Maven
5 103 (4.34%) Jenkins
6 80 (3.37%) Eclipse
7 70 (2.95%) RSpec
8 48 (2.02%) JIRA
9 34 (1.43%) RubyGems
10 33 (1.39%) WATIR
11 31 (1.31%) Toad
12 30 (1.26%) Ant
12 30 (1.26%) JUnit
13 25 (1.05%) Hudson
14 22 (0.93%) LoadRunner
15 21 (0.88%) Cucumber
16 19 (0.80%) PHPUnit
16 19 (0.80%) Visual Studio
17 14 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 466 (19.62%) Finance
2 171 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 89 (3.75%) Banking
4 67 (2.82%) Electronics
5 64 (2.69%) Retail
6 54 (2.27%) German Language
7 48 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 44 (1.85%) Marketing
9 41 (1.73%) French Language
10 38 (1.60%) Automotive
11 25 (1.05%) Aerospace
12 24 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.97%) Spanish Language
14 19 (0.80%) Publishing
15 16 (0.67%) Back Office
16 15 (0.63%) Games
17 13 (0.55%) Law
17 13 (0.55%) Investment Banking
18 12 (0.51%) Advertising
19 11 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 666 (28.04%) Developer
2 256 (10.78%) Administrator
3 227 (9.56%) Analyst
4 210 (8.84%) Java Developer
5 181 (7.62%) Systems Administrator
6 179 (7.54%) Software Engineer
7 171 (7.20%) Support Engineer
8 110 (4.63%) Technical Support
8 110 (4.63%) Consultant
9 108 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
10 103 (4.34%) DBA
11 96 (4.04%) Senior Developer
12 90 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
12 90 (3.79%) C++ Developer
13 88 (3.71%) Team Leader
14 87 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
15 85 (3.58%) Software Developer
16 83 (3.49%) UNIX Administrator
17 78 (3.28%) Architect
18 74 (3.12%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (14.48%) XML
2 337 (14.19%) HTML
3 211 (8.88%) Web Services
4 203 (8.55%) CSS
5 160 (6.74%) Spring
6 143 (6.02%) J2EE
7 109 (4.59%) Hibernate
8 101 (4.25%) .NET
9 97 (4.08%) jQuery
10 83 (3.49%) JSP
11 79 (3.33%) HTML5
12 65 (2.74%) Middleware
13 64 (2.69%) SOAP
14 54 (2.27%) Ajax
15 52 (2.19%) Java EE
16 50 (2.11%) JPA
16 50 (2.11%) EJB
17 49 (2.06%) Struts
18 47 (1.98%) AngularJS
19 43 (1.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 239 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 229 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 173 (7.28%) Data Centre
4 101 (4.25%) Clustering
5 95 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 82 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 67 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 62 (2.61%) Replication
9 60 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 59 (2.48%) Client/Server
11 54 (2.27%) Derivative
12 47 (1.98%) Algorithms
13 35 (1.47%) E-Learning
14 34 (1.43%) Visualisation
15 33 (1.39%) User Experience
16 26 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
17 25 (1.05%) Mobile App
17 25 (1.05%) Equities
17 25 (1.05%) Physics
18 23 (0.97%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1453 (61.18%) Linux
2 763 (32.13%) Windows
3 259 (10.91%) Solaris
4 152 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 145 (6.11%) AIX
6 103 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 80 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 61 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (2.36%) Ubuntu
10 40 (1.68%) CentOS
11 38 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 37 (1.56%) HPUX
12 37 (1.56%) Debian
13 34 (1.43%) Mac OS X
14 33 (1.39%) SUSE
15 30 (1.26%) Windows 2000
16 29 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
17 27 (1.14%) Windows 7
18 21 (0.88%) Windows XP
19 19 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (14.11%) Software Engineering
3 275 (11.58%) ITIL
4 235 (9.89%) SDLC
5 194 (8.17%) Project Management
6 157 (6.61%) Scrum
7 150 (6.32%) OO
8 144 (6.06%) TDD
9 135 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 131 (5.52%) Service Delivery
11 130 (5.47%) DevOps
12 107 (4.51%) Test Automation
13 96 (4.04%) UML
14 86 (3.62%) Unit Testing
15 85 (3.58%) Performance Tuning
16 82 (3.45%) Service Management
16 82 (3.45%) Load Balancing
17 77 (3.24%) Change Management
17 77 (3.24%) Workflow
18 76 (3.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 817 (34.40%) SQL
2 685 (28.84%) Java
3 374 (15.75%) JavaScript
4 350 (14.74%) PL/SQL
5 318 (13.39%) C++
6 314 (13.22%) Python
7 313 (13.18%) Perl
8 292 (12.29%) Shell Script
9 199 (8.38%) C
10 182 (7.66%) Ruby
11 164 (6.91%) C#
12 138 (5.81%) PHP
13 125 (5.26%) Bash Shell
14 77 (3.24%) COBOL
15 61 (2.57%) Scala
16 54 (2.27%) T-SQL
17 44 (1.85%) PowerShell
18 35 (1.47%) Korn
19 30 (1.26%) XPath
20 29 (1.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 457 (19.24%) Degree
2 196 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 136 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 135 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (3.20%) CCNP
6 59 (2.48%) CISSP
7 58 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (2.27%) ISEB
9 53 (2.23%) CCNA
10 42 (1.77%) CCIE
11 41 (1.73%) DV Cleared
12 37 (1.56%) CEH
13 36 (1.52%) ISTQB
14 35 (1.47%) RHCE
15 33 (1.39%) MCITP
16 29 (1.22%) MCSE
16 29 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
17 22 (0.93%) RHCSA
18 20 (0.84%) PhD
18 20 (0.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.60%) QA
2 125 (5.26%) SLA
3 53 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.38%) GPG13
8 7 (0.29%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.17%) COBIT
10 2 (0.084%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.042%) JTAG
System Software
1 184 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 167 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
4 37 (1.56%) vSphere
5 23 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 23 (0.97%) Xen
6 20 (0.84%) XenApp
7 18 (0.76%) NFS
8 17 (0.72%) KVM
8 17 (0.72%) ISA Server
9 15 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.59%) Firmware
11 13 (0.55%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.55%) Oracle Clusterware
11 13 (0.55%) iptables
12 11 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.34%) Samba
13 8 (0.34%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 7 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 103 (4.34%) Puppet
2 61 (2.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 47 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (1.73%) Data Guard
5 34 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 34 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
6 32 (1.35%) Nagios
7 23 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 17 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
9 15 (0.63%) SCCM
10 14 (0.59%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (0.51%) SCOM
12 11 (0.46%) ARCserve
12 11 (0.46%) Backup Exec
12 11 (0.46%) Nmap
13 10 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (0.42%) Hyperic
13 10 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
14 9 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 796 (33.52%) Oracle
2 262 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 241 (10.15%) VMware
4 225 (9.47%) Cisco
5 223 (9.39%) Red Hat
6 143 (6.02%) HP
7 106 (4.46%) Juniper
8 95 (4.00%) IBM
9 84 (3.54%) Sun
10 73 (3.07%) Citrix
11 72 (3.03%) F5
12 62 (2.61%) SAP
13 55 (2.32%) CheckPoint
14 53 (2.23%) EMC
15 51 (2.15%) NetApp
16 49 (2.06%) Sybase
17 48 (2.02%) Veritas
18 46 (1.94%) Informatica
19 43 (1.81%) Google
20 37 (1.56%) Symantec
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £57000 - £60000 Per Annum C60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES IT
Salary: Good salary
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Triad Resourcing
Salary: Quote
Posted: 20 hours ago