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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 39 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1191 1081 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.72% 4.60% 7.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.45% 16.77% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 869 1354
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
6123 6447 6531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.39% 27.44% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5145 5449 5626
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 May 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 May 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 +24 302 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Hampshire +5 264 £45,000 +11.11% 22
Berkshire -11 260 £47,500 +5.55% 31
East Sussex +58 95 £40,000 -3.03% 16
Buckinghamshire +3 93 £36,250 -8.80% 16
West Sussex +18 67 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Oxfordshire +41 63 £40,000 +21.36% 6
Kent +27 35 £35,000 -30.69% 3
Middlesex +12 14 £47,500 -
Sussex 0 7 £57,500 +21.05% 1
M4 Corridor +4 2 £45,000 -
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1431 (60.58%) Linux
2 843 (35.69%) Windows
3 818 (34.63%) SQL
4 749 (31.71%) Oracle
5 686 (29.04%) Java
6 483 (20.45%) Finance
7 453 (19.18%) Degree
8 407 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
9 339 (14.35%) Python
10 330 (13.97%) JavaScript
11 325 (13.76%) Software Engineering
12 324 (13.72%) C++
13 321 (13.59%) Perl
14 308 (13.04%) Firewall
15 306 (12.96%) PL/SQL
16 304 (12.87%) HTML
17 303 (12.83%) SQL Server
18 302 (12.79%) XML
19 290 (12.28%) Solaris
20 283 (11.98%) Shell Script
21 264 (11.18%) VMware
21 264 (11.18%) ITIL
21 264 (11.18%) Oracle Database
22 260 (11.01%) Microsoft
23 249 (10.54%) TCP/IP
24 246 (10.41%) Red Hat
25 240 (10.16%) SDLC
26 236 (9.99%) MySQL
27 216 (9.14%) Computer Science
28 210 (8.89%) Analytical Skills

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 179 (7.58%) Tomcat
1 179 (7.58%) Apache
2 138 (5.84%) WebLogic
3 103 (4.36%) WebSphere
4 91 (3.85%) JBoss
5 61 (2.58%) Node.js
6 56 (2.37%) MS Exchange
7 49 (2.07%) Oracle Workflow
8 36 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 33 (1.40%) nginx
9 33 (1.40%) Apache Solr
10 31 (1.31%) IIS
11 29 (1.23%) Moodle
12 27 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
13 24 (1.02%) SAS
14 22 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.80%) Lync
16 17 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (0.59%) NetWeaver
17 14 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 197 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.86%) MS Office
3 18 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.34%) MS Project
5 4 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Abaqus
7 2 (0.085%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.085%) SPSS
8 1 (0.042%) Mingle
8 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 73 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 34 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
5 30 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
6 26 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
7 24 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
8 23 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
9 18 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
10 16 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.30%) BASE24
11 7 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
12 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
13 5 (0.21%) Cordys
14 4 (0.17%) SAP PM
15 3 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
15 3 (0.13%) SAP CRM
16 2 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (1.82%) SaaS
3 23 (0.97%) GitHub
4 20 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.34%) Amazon Glacier
6 8 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.30%) AWS OpsWorks
7 7 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.17%) PaaS
8 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.085%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.042%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 308 (13.04%) Firewall
2 249 (10.54%) TCP/IP
3 155 (6.56%) DNS
3 155 (6.56%) SAN
4 113 (4.78%) WAN
5 109 (4.61%) LAN
6 89 (3.77%) LDAP
7 77 (3.26%) Internet
8 72 (3.05%) HTTP
9 65 (2.75%) NAS
10 59 (2.50%) VPN
11 57 (2.41%) Network Security
12 55 (2.33%) BGP
13 54 (2.29%) DHCP
13 54 (2.29%) VoIP
14 40 (1.69%) GSM
14 40 (1.69%) SMTP
15 39 (1.65%) OSPF
16 36 (1.52%) VLAN
16 36 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 264 (11.18%) Oracle Database
3 236 (9.99%) MySQL
4 190 (8.04%) Relational Database
5 104 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 87 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
7 83 (3.51%) DB2
8 69 (2.92%) RDBMS
9 65 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 34 (1.44%) OLTP
11 34 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 32 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
13 30 (1.27%) Big Data
14 26 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
14 26 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (0.97%) MongoDB
16 21 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 136 (5.76%) Subversion
2 135 (5.72%) Oracle Forms
3 129 (5.46%) Git (software)
4 103 (4.36%) Maven
5 79 (3.34%) Jenkins
6 67 (2.84%) Selenium
7 61 (2.58%) Eclipse
8 53 (2.24%) RSpec
9 40 (1.69%) Toad
10 36 (1.52%) JIRA
11 27 (1.14%) PHPUnit
12 25 (1.06%) Ant
13 23 (0.97%) JUnit
14 22 (0.93%) Cucumber
15 21 (0.89%) Behat
16 20 (0.85%) Hudson
17 19 (0.80%) WATIR
17 19 (0.80%) RubyGems
18 15 (0.64%) ClearCase
18 15 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 483 (20.45%) Finance
2 199 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 95 (4.02%) Banking
4 70 (2.96%) Retail
5 60 (2.54%) Marketing
6 44 (1.86%) French Language
6 44 (1.86%) German Language
7 42 (1.78%) Electronics
8 38 (1.61%) Automotive
9 36 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.31%) Spanish Language
11 29 (1.23%) Aerospace
12 21 (0.89%) Publishing
12 21 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.85%) Back Office
14 15 (0.64%) Legal
15 13 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.47%) Billing
16 11 (0.47%) Advertising
17 10 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 579 (24.51%) Developer
2 260 (11.01%) Administrator
3 220 (9.31%) Analyst
4 199 (8.43%) Support Engineer
5 194 (8.21%) Java Developer
6 191 (8.09%) Software Engineer
7 175 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
8 139 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 121 (5.12%) Consultant
10 104 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
11 103 (4.36%) Technical Engineer
12 93 (3.94%) Technical Support Engineer
13 92 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
14 90 (3.81%) Senior Developer
14 90 (3.81%) Team Leader
15 87 (3.68%) DBA
16 86 (3.64%) Software Developer
17 83 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
18 81 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
19 80 (3.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (12.87%) HTML
2 302 (12.79%) XML
3 201 (8.51%) Web Services
4 180 (7.62%) CSS
5 139 (5.88%) Spring
6 127 (5.38%) J2EE
7 101 (4.28%) .NET
8 98 (4.15%) jQuery
9 93 (3.94%) Hibernate
9 93 (3.94%) JSP
10 69 (2.92%) SOAP
11 68 (2.88%) Middleware
12 67 (2.84%) Ajax
13 63 (2.67%) HTML5
14 57 (2.41%) Struts
15 49 (2.07%) Java EE
16 47 (1.99%) REST
17 42 (1.78%) EJB
17 42 (1.78%) Servlets
17 42 (1.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 216 (9.14%) Computer Science
2 210 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (6.65%) Data Centre
4 105 (4.45%) Clustering
5 95 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 87 (3.68%) Data Structures
7 62 (2.62%) Mathematics
8 60 (2.54%) Client/Server
9 58 (2.46%) Derivative
10 53 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
11 46 (1.95%) Algorithms
12 43 (1.82%) Replication
13 29 (1.23%) E-Learning
14 27 (1.14%) Equities
14 27 (1.14%) Mobile App
15 26 (1.10%) Visualisation
16 24 (1.02%) User Experience
16 24 (1.02%) HACMP
17 23 (0.97%) Physics
17 23 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1431 (60.58%) Linux
2 843 (35.69%) Windows
3 290 (12.28%) Solaris
4 181 (7.66%) AIX
5 172 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 118 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (2.62%) HPUX
10 54 (2.29%) Ubuntu
11 50 (2.12%) SUSE
12 46 (1.95%) Debian
13 43 (1.82%) Mac OS X
14 42 (1.78%) CentOS
15 37 (1.57%) Apple iOS
16 30 (1.27%) Windows 2000
17 27 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
18 25 (1.06%) Windows 7
19 18 (0.76%) Windows XP
20 17 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (13.76%) Software Engineering
3 264 (11.18%) ITIL
4 240 (10.16%) SDLC
5 189 (8.00%) Project Management
6 174 (7.37%) OO
7 170 (7.20%) Service Delivery
8 128 (5.42%) TDD
9 127 (5.38%) DevOps
10 122 (5.17%) Scrum
11 112 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
12 92 (3.90%) Change Management
13 91 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 91 (3.85%) UML
14 90 (3.81%) Unit Testing
14 90 (3.81%) Load Balancing
14 90 (3.81%) Test Automation
15 89 (3.77%) Workflow
16 84 (3.56%) MVC
16 84 (3.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 818 (34.63%) SQL
2 686 (29.04%) Java
3 339 (14.35%) Python
4 330 (13.97%) JavaScript
5 324 (13.72%) C++
6 321 (13.59%) Perl
7 306 (12.96%) PL/SQL
8 283 (11.98%) Shell Script
9 183 (7.75%) C
10 180 (7.62%) C#
11 170 (7.20%) Ruby
12 143 (6.05%) PHP
13 108 (4.57%) Bash Shell
14 74 (3.13%) COBOL
15 67 (2.84%) T-SQL
16 56 (2.37%) PowerShell
17 44 (1.86%) Scala
18 36 (1.52%) XPath
19 31 (1.31%) XQuery
19 31 (1.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 453 (19.18%) Degree
2 180 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 132 (5.59%) SC Cleared
4 119 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (2.84%) CCNP
6 62 (2.62%) CCNA
7 58 (2.46%) CISSP
8 56 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (1.99%) ISEB
10 44 (1.86%) RHCE
11 39 (1.65%) MCSE
12 38 (1.61%) DV Cleared
13 33 (1.40%) CEH
14 29 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (1.19%) CCIE
16 26 (1.10%) PhD
16 26 (1.10%) MCITP
17 25 (1.06%) ISTQB
17 25 (1.06%) RHCSA
18 20 (0.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.17%) QA
2 115 (4.87%) SLA
3 49 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.38%) GPG13
8 7 (0.30%) COBIT
8 7 (0.30%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.085%) COSO
11 1 (0.042%) JTAG
System Software
1 164 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 154 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
4 52 (2.20%) vSphere
5 36 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 32 (1.35%) NFS
7 27 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 25 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (0.89%) iptables
10 20 (0.85%) KVM
11 19 (0.80%) Firmware
12 17 (0.72%) VMware ESX
13 16 (0.68%) Xen
14 15 (0.64%) ISA Server
14 15 (0.64%) NDS
14 15 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 15 (0.64%) XenApp
15 11 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
16 9 (0.38%) XenDesktop
17 8 (0.34%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 116 (4.91%) Puppet
2 57 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 44 (1.86%) NetBackup
5 32 (1.35%) Data Guard
6 27 (1.14%) Nagios
7 23 (0.97%) Tivoli
8 20 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
9 17 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 16 (0.68%) SCOM
11 15 (0.64%) Backup Exec
12 14 (0.59%) SCCM
13 13 (0.55%) Control-M
14 10 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.42%) OpenAM
14 10 (0.42%) Legato
14 10 (0.42%) CiscoWorks
15 9 (0.38%) Netcool
15 9 (0.38%) ARCserve
16 8 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 749 (31.71%) Oracle
2 264 (11.18%) VMware
3 260 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 246 (10.41%) Red Hat
5 207 (8.76%) Cisco
6 159 (6.73%) HP
7 122 (5.17%) IBM
8 92 (3.90%) Juniper
9 83 (3.51%) Citrix
10 72 (3.05%) Sybase
10 72 (3.05%) EMC
11 68 (2.88%) Sun
12 66 (2.79%) F5
13 65 (2.75%) Veritas
14 58 (2.46%) SAP
15 49 (2.07%) CheckPoint
16 45 (1.91%) Symantec
17 42 (1.78%) NetApp
18 41 (1.74%) Remedy
19 35 (1.48%) Blue Coat
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + car, bens, bonus,
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + standard
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 17 hours ago