The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 49 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1172 1699 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.88% 7.56% 8.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.06% 26.17% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1347 1737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6490 6493 7163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.02% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5419 5480 6263
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -14 404 £45,000 +12.50% 38
Hampshire -12 278 £40,000 - 25
Surrey -8 267 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Buckinghamshire +18 74 £40,000 +6.66% 10
West Sussex -24 64 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Kent -60 34 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Oxfordshire -57 19 £33,750 -25.00% 4
Middlesex -20 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Sussex -17 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Sussex +1 4 £47,500 +46.15% 1
M4 Corridor -6 3 £45,000 +12.50%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1409 (62.35%) Linux
2 919 (40.66%) Windows
3 844 (37.35%) Oracle
4 693 (30.66%) SQL
5 585 (25.88%) Java
6 385 (17.04%) Degree
7 370 (16.37%) Solaris
8 367 (16.24%) Microsoft
9 317 (14.03%) SQL Server
10 312 (13.81%) C++
10 312 (13.81%) Shell Script
11 297 (13.14%) Perl
12 290 (12.83%) Finance
13 273 (12.08%) VMware
13 273 (12.08%) Software Engineering
14 272 (12.04%) HTML
15 260 (11.50%) JavaScript
16 257 (11.37%) Oracle Database
17 249 (11.02%) MySQL
18 240 (10.62%) Firewall
19 237 (10.49%) AIX
19 237 (10.49%) Python
20 233 (10.31%) Telecoms
21 231 (10.22%) Red Hat
22 224 (9.91%) SAN
23 216 (9.56%) Computer Science
24 214 (9.47%) Apache
25 213 (9.42%) Security Cleared
26 211 (9.34%) TCP/IP
27 208 (9.20%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 214 (9.47%) Apache
2 144 (6.37%) WebLogic
3 143 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 79 (3.50%) WebSphere
5 73 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 65 (2.88%) IIS
7 59 (2.61%) MS Exchange
8 53 (2.35%) NetWeaver
9 50 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
10 31 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (1.19%) CMS
12 26 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (0.97%) Drupal
13 22 (0.97%) SAP Portal
14 20 (0.88%) SAS
15 18 (0.80%) MQSeries
15 18 (0.80%) IBM Notes
15 18 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
16 16 (0.71%) Apache Solr
16 16 (0.71%) FileNet
Applications
1 161 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.92%) MS Office
3 21 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.58%) MS Project
5 2 (0.088%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (1.06%) SAP CRM
4 16 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.31%) SAP PSCD
9 6 (0.27%) AWD
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 67 (2.96%) SaaS
2 11 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.31%) Amazon S3
3 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.31%) PaaS
4 6 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.22%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.18%) GitHub
7 3 (0.13%) Trello
8 2 (0.088%) Force.com
8 2 (0.088%) Office 365
9 1 (0.044%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 240 (10.62%) Firewall
2 224 (9.91%) SAN
3 211 (9.34%) TCP/IP
4 151 (6.68%) DNS
5 122 (5.40%) Internet
6 91 (4.03%) NAS
7 86 (3.81%) WAN
8 79 (3.50%) HTTP
9 77 (3.41%) LAN
10 76 (3.36%) VPN
11 48 (2.12%) Network Security
12 47 (2.08%) LDAP
13 34 (1.50%) SNMP
13 34 (1.50%) MPLS
13 34 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
14 32 (1.42%) FTP
15 31 (1.37%) ATM
16 28 (1.24%) VoIP
16 28 (1.24%) SMTP
16 28 (1.24%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (14.03%) SQL Server
2 257 (11.37%) Oracle Database
3 249 (11.02%) MySQL
4 162 (7.17%) Relational Database
5 144 (6.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 127 (5.62%) DB2
7 108 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
8 98 (4.34%) RDBMS
9 68 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 43 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
11 42 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
12 38 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
12 38 (1.68%) Oracle Discoverer
12 38 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
13 31 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
16 28 (1.24%) MaxDB
17 27 (1.19%) Essbase
17 27 (1.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 80 (3.54%) Subversion
2 66 (2.92%) Ant
3 65 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
3 65 (2.88%) Eclipse
4 47 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 46 (2.04%) Maven
6 44 (1.95%) JUnit
7 38 (1.68%) Selenium
8 37 (1.64%) JIRA
9 23 (1.02%) WebDriver
10 19 (0.84%) Toad
11 16 (0.71%) Jenkins
12 15 (0.66%) Hudson
13 14 (0.62%) CruiseControl
13 14 (0.62%) Visual Studio
14 13 (0.58%) ProC
15 12 (0.53%) JMeter
16 11 (0.49%) NetBeans
17 10 (0.44%) TestNG
18 9 (0.40%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 290 (12.83%) Finance
2 233 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 97 (4.29%) French Language
4 86 (3.81%) Retail
5 71 (3.14%) German Language
6 53 (2.35%) Marketing
6 53 (2.35%) Back Office
7 39 (1.73%) Legal
8 35 (1.55%) Banking
9 31 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.80%) Publishing
10 18 (0.80%) Games
11 15 (0.66%) Italian Language
11 15 (0.66%) Russian Language
12 14 (0.62%) Automotive
13 13 (0.58%) Electronics
14 12 (0.53%) Spanish Language
15 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.44%) Billing
17 8 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 383 (16.95%) Developer
2 319 (14.12%) Administrator
3 229 (10.13%) Support Engineer
4 217 (9.60%) Analyst
5 202 (8.94%) Technical Support
6 179 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
7 164 (7.26%) Software Engineer
8 154 (6.81%) Consultant
9 145 (6.42%) Technical Engineer
10 134 (5.93%) Technical Support Engineer
11 125 (5.53%) DBA
12 98 (4.34%) Architect
13 97 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
14 91 (4.03%) UNIX Administrator
15 86 (3.81%) Oracle DBA
16 85 (3.76%) Java Developer
17 83 (3.67%) Software Developer
18 80 (3.54%) Support Analyst
19 77 (3.41%) Applications Support
20 75 (3.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (12.04%) HTML
2 208 (9.20%) XML
3 183 (8.10%) CSS
4 169 (7.48%) Web Services
5 146 (6.46%) J2EE
6 120 (5.31%) .NET
7 88 (3.89%) jQuery
8 80 (3.54%) Middleware
9 76 (3.36%) Spring
10 72 (3.19%) SOAP
11 66 (2.92%) Hibernate
12 54 (2.39%) JSP
13 53 (2.35%) Ajax
14 49 (2.17%) XHTML
15 44 (1.95%) HTML5
16 40 (1.77%) LAMP
17 39 (1.73%) Java EE
18 35 (1.55%) SAP Basis
19 33 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
20 29 (1.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 216 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 144 (6.37%) Clustering
3 100 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 93 (4.12%) Replication
5 76 (3.36%) Mathematics
6 72 (3.19%) Open Source
7 66 (2.92%) Management Information System
8 45 (1.99%) HACMP
9 44 (1.95%) Statistics
10 43 (1.90%) Physics
11 42 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
12 38 (1.68%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.19%) Mainframe
13 27 (1.19%) Derivative
13 27 (1.19%) Oracle Exalytics
14 22 (0.97%) DataPower
15 20 (0.88%) Firmware
16 18 (0.80%) Mobile App
17 17 (0.75%) iPhone
18 16 (0.71%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1409 (62.35%) Linux
2 919 (40.66%) Windows
3 370 (16.37%) Solaris
4 237 (10.49%) AIX
5 186 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 99 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (3.85%) HPUX
8 85 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (2.61%) SUSE
10 58 (2.57%) Debian
11 44 (1.95%) Ubuntu
12 37 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
14 34 (1.50%) CentOS
15 27 (1.19%) Apple iOS
16 26 (1.15%) Mac OS X
17 22 (0.97%) Windows 7
17 22 (0.97%) Android
18 17 (0.75%) Windows XP
19 13 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (12.08%) Software Engineering
2 198 (8.76%) ITIL
3 191 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (7.21%) Project Management
5 113 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 102 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 102 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
7 100 (4.42%) Change Management
8 90 (3.98%) Service Management
9 88 (3.89%) OO
10 85 (3.76%) Problem Management
11 81 (3.58%) Configuration Management
12 75 (3.32%) Migration
13 72 (3.19%) Service Delivery
13 72 (3.19%) UML
13 72 (3.19%) SOA
14 68 (3.01%) E-Commerce
14 68 (3.01%) Analytics
15 62 (2.74%) CRM
16 57 (2.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 693 (30.66%) SQL
2 585 (25.88%) Java
3 312 (13.81%) C++
3 312 (13.81%) Shell Script
4 297 (13.14%) Perl
5 260 (11.50%) JavaScript
6 237 (10.49%) Python
7 184 (8.14%) PL/SQL
8 182 (8.05%) C
9 169 (7.48%) PHP
10 127 (5.62%) C#
11 103 (4.56%) Bash Shell
12 65 (2.88%) Ruby
13 45 (1.99%) Korn
14 40 (1.77%) VB
15 36 (1.59%) ABAP
16 28 (1.24%) MUMPS
17 23 (1.02%) PowerShell
18 19 (0.84%) Bourne shell
18 19 (0.84%) AWK
Qualifications
1 385 (17.04%) Degree
2 213 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 186 (8.23%) SC Cleared
4 92 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (2.79%) DV Cleared
7 62 (2.74%) CCNA
8 60 (2.65%) MCSE
8 60 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
9 52 (2.30%) CISSP
10 35 (1.55%) CCNP
10 35 (1.55%) OCA
11 30 (1.33%) MCITP
12 29 (1.28%) ISEB
13 26 (1.15%) RHCE
14 25 (1.11%) CISA
14 25 (1.11%) PhD
15 24 (1.06%) MCSA
16 23 (1.02%) MCP
17 22 (0.97%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.12%) QA
2 69 (3.05%) SLA
3 39 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.15%) HL7
5 17 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.62%) GPG13
7 12 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.44%) COBIT
9 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.18%) BS7799
11 3 (0.13%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.044%) BS25999
12 1 (0.044%) COSO
12 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.044%) TickIT
12 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 169 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (5.09%) Active Directory
3 81 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
4 73 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 45 (1.99%) NFS
6 41 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 36 (1.59%) vSphere
8 34 (1.50%) Hyper-V
9 20 (0.88%) VMware ESX
10 19 (0.84%) Xen
10 19 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (0.75%) OpenSSH
12 16 (0.71%) KVM
13 12 (0.53%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 11 (0.49%) vCloud
15 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.40%) XenApp
16 9 (0.40%) Veritas File System
17 8 (0.35%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 69 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 67 (2.96%) Tivoli
2 67 (2.96%) Puppet
3 56 (2.48%) Nagios
4 54 (2.39%) NetBackup
5 33 (1.46%) Data Guard
6 24 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
7 23 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 19 (0.84%) EMC Navisphere
9 18 (0.80%) YUM
10 17 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 17 (0.75%) Cobbler
11 16 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 13 (0.58%) Legato
14 12 (0.53%) Backup Exec
15 10 (0.44%) SCCM
16 9 (0.40%) Plesk
16 9 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
16 9 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 844 (37.35%) Oracle
2 367 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 273 (12.08%) VMware
4 231 (10.22%) Red Hat
5 166 (7.35%) IBM
6 158 (6.99%) Sun
7 141 (6.24%) HP
8 123 (5.44%) Cisco
9 105 (4.65%) EMC
10 101 (4.47%) SAP
11 97 (4.29%) Veritas
12 72 (3.19%) Citrix
13 60 (2.65%) JBoss
14 52 (2.30%) Juniper
15 39 (1.73%) Symantec
15 39 (1.73%) Brocade
16 38 (1.68%) Business Objects
17 36 (1.59%) Hitachi
17 36 (1.59%) CheckPoint
17 36 (1.59%) F5
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £78500 - £83500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Gym
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £18000 to £26000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,999 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday