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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 52 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1071 1399 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.72% 6.32% 8.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.59% 21.68% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1188 1452
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,950 £62,500 £57,500
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
6457 6453 6675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.44% 29.14% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 5567 5797
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 -9 360 £45,000 - 36
Surrey -21 226 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Hampshire -7 224 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Buckinghamshire +19 96 £31,750 -9.28% 12
West Sussex -42 49 £65,000 +79.31% 4
Oxfordshire -12 34 £34,000 -29.89% 9
East Sussex -11 31 £40,000 +23.07%
Middlesex -14 18 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Kent -47 15 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Sussex +12 4 £42,500 -5.55%
M4 Corridor +4 2 £53,750 +53.57%
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1404 (63.21%) Linux
2 893 (40.21%) Windows
3 808 (36.38%) Oracle
4 649 (29.22%) SQL
5 623 (28.05%) Java
6 415 (18.69%) Degree
7 343 (15.44%) Microsoft
8 331 (14.90%) SQL Server
9 326 (14.68%) Solaris
10 321 (14.45%) HTML
11 310 (13.96%) Finance
12 306 (13.78%) Firewall
13 302 (13.60%) MySQL
14 283 (12.74%) JavaScript
15 276 (12.43%) C++
16 257 (11.57%) VMware
17 253 (11.39%) Perl
18 240 (10.81%) Shell Script
19 238 (10.72%) Red Hat
19 238 (10.72%) Computer Science
20 223 (10.04%) Apache
21 219 (9.86%) ITIL
22 218 (9.82%) Telecoms
22 218 (9.82%) Software Engineering
23 214 (9.64%) Oracle Database
24 213 (9.59%) Python
25 211 (9.50%) TCP/IP
26 210 (9.46%) CSS
27 204 (9.19%) Relational Database
28 203 (9.14%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 223 (10.04%) Apache
2 146 (6.57%) Tomcat
3 98 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 75 (3.38%) WebSphere
5 55 (2.48%) IIS
6 49 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 36 (1.62%) NetWeaver
7 36 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 35 (1.58%) SAS
9 34 (1.53%) MS Exchange
10 33 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
11 24 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
12 23 (1.04%) JCAPS
13 20 (0.90%) Node.js
14 19 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.77%) OpenStack
16 16 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
18 14 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
18 14 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 147 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.75%) MS Office
3 24 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.50%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
3 24 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
4 23 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.63%) SAP CRM
6 13 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.36%) Cordys
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.61%) SaaS
2 33 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.32%) Force.com
6 7 (0.32%) PaaS
7 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.23%) Office 365
9 4 (0.18%) GitHub
9 4 (0.18%) ElastiCache
10 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 306 (13.78%) Firewall
2 211 (9.50%) TCP/IP
3 181 (8.15%) SAN
4 159 (7.16%) DNS
5 135 (6.08%) Internet
6 100 (4.50%) VPN
6 100 (4.50%) WAN
7 95 (4.28%) HTTP
8 86 (3.87%) LAN
9 69 (3.11%) NAS
10 64 (2.88%) LDAP
11 63 (2.84%) Network Security
12 44 (1.98%) SS7
13 37 (1.67%) SNMP
14 35 (1.58%) SMTP
15 33 (1.49%) DHCP
15 33 (1.49%) VoIP
16 31 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
17 30 (1.35%) OSPF
17 30 (1.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 302 (13.60%) MySQL
3 214 (9.64%) Oracle Database
4 204 (9.19%) Relational Database
5 147 (6.62%) DB2
6 142 (6.39%) RDBMS
7 116 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 84 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
9 48 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
10 42 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (1.62%) InterSystems Cache
12 35 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 34 (1.53%) Big Data
14 32 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
15 29 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (1.08%) SQLPlus
17 24 (1.08%) Hadoop
18 23 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (3.02%) Subversion
2 64 (2.88%) Ant
3 60 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 57 (2.57%) Maven
5 56 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
6 49 (2.21%) Git (software)
7 42 (1.89%) JIRA
8 40 (1.80%) Selenium
9 37 (1.67%) JUnit
10 35 (1.58%) Toad
11 33 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
12 31 (1.40%) Jenkins
13 20 (0.90%) JMeter
14 19 (0.86%) Hudson
15 17 (0.77%) Visual Studio
16 16 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (0.68%) ProC
18 14 (0.63%) TeamCity
19 13 (0.59%) WebDriver
19 13 (0.59%) ClearCase
General
1 310 (13.96%) Finance
2 218 (9.82%) Telecoms
3 76 (3.42%) French Language
4 73 (3.29%) Banking
5 70 (3.15%) German Language
6 60 (2.70%) Marketing
7 40 (1.80%) Back Office
8 35 (1.58%) Retail
9 34 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 30 (1.35%) Legal
11 19 (0.86%) Billing
12 18 (0.81%) Advertising
12 18 (0.81%) Spanish Language
13 17 (0.77%) Electronics
14 15 (0.68%) Russian Language
15 10 (0.45%) Publishing
16 9 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.36%) Automotive
18 6 (0.27%) Italian Language
19 5 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 437 (19.68%) Developer
2 250 (11.26%) Administrator
3 221 (9.95%) Analyst
4 203 (9.14%) Support Engineer
5 169 (7.61%) Consultant
6 158 (7.11%) Technical Support
7 157 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
8 134 (6.03%) Technical Engineer
9 133 (5.99%) Software Engineer
10 115 (5.18%) Technical Support Engineer
11 114 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
12 111 (5.00%) Java Developer
13 102 (4.59%) Architect
14 94 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 93 (4.19%) DBA
16 81 (3.65%) Applications Support
17 76 (3.42%) Security Analyst
18 72 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 70 (3.15%) Software Developer
20 68 (3.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (14.45%) HTML
2 210 (9.46%) CSS
3 203 (9.14%) XML
4 177 (7.97%) Web Services
5 142 (6.39%) J2EE
6 124 (5.58%) jQuery
7 117 (5.27%) .NET
8 94 (4.23%) Middleware
9 81 (3.65%) Spring
10 75 (3.38%) Ajax
11 67 (3.02%) SOAP
12 54 (2.43%) Oracle Fusion
13 53 (2.39%) Hibernate
14 51 (2.30%) LAMP
15 47 (2.12%) JSP
16 35 (1.58%) JSON
17 32 (1.44%) HTML5
18 29 (1.31%) Java EE
19 23 (1.04%) XHTML
20 22 (0.99%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 238 (10.72%) Computer Science
2 111 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 105 (4.73%) Clustering
4 78 (3.51%) Open Source
5 70 (3.15%) Mathematics
6 65 (2.93%) Replication
7 60 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (2.12%) Mainframe
9 41 (1.85%) Physics
10 40 (1.80%) Data Integration
11 32 (1.44%) Statistics
12 31 (1.40%) Firmware
13 26 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.13%) HACMP
14 25 (1.13%) EFT
15 24 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
16 22 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.99%) CMDB
16 22 (0.99%) Derivative
17 17 (0.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1404 (63.21%) Linux
2 893 (40.21%) Windows
3 326 (14.68%) Solaris
4 181 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 177 (7.97%) AIX
6 90 (4.05%) HPUX
7 84 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 66 (2.97%) Ubuntu
10 65 (2.93%) Debian
11 43 (1.94%) Windows 7
12 38 (1.71%) Mac OS X
13 30 (1.35%) SUSE
14 29 (1.31%) Apple iOS
15 28 (1.26%) Windows XP
16 27 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (0.99%) CentOS
18 16 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.59%) Windows 2000
20 12 (0.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (9.86%) ITIL
2 218 (9.82%) Software Engineering
3 135 (6.08%) Change Management
4 120 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
5 119 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (4.86%) Project Management
7 94 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 94 (4.23%) OO
8 93 (4.19%) Service Management
9 85 (3.83%) MVC
10 82 (3.69%) Service Delivery
10 82 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
11 79 (3.56%) Configuration Management
12 76 (3.42%) Validation
12 76 (3.42%) Problem Management
13 73 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
14 71 (3.20%) Load Balancing
14 71 (3.20%) E-Commerce
14 71 (3.20%) ETL
15 69 (3.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 649 (29.22%) SQL
2 623 (28.05%) Java
3 283 (12.74%) JavaScript
4 276 (12.43%) C++
5 253 (11.39%) Perl
6 240 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 213 (9.59%) Python
8 166 (7.47%) PHP
9 156 (7.02%) C
10 142 (6.39%) C#
10 142 (6.39%) PL/SQL
11 121 (5.45%) Bash Shell
12 97 (4.37%) Ruby
13 41 (1.85%) PHP5
13 41 (1.85%) VB
14 28 (1.26%) MUMPS
15 25 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 24 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 22 (0.99%) Korn
18 21 (0.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 415 (18.69%) Degree
2 202 (9.10%) Security Cleared
3 165 (7.43%) SC Cleared
4 67 (3.02%) Oracle Certification
5 66 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (2.57%) CISSP
6 57 (2.57%) DV Cleared
7 56 (2.52%) ISEB
8 50 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (2.25%) CCNA
9 38 (1.71%) OCA
10 35 (1.58%) CCNP
11 31 (1.40%) MCSE
12 28 (1.26%) HNC
13 27 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 26 (1.17%) CISA
15 24 (1.08%) RHCE
15 24 (1.08%) HND
15 24 (1.08%) MBA
16 22 (0.99%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.01%) SLA
2 55 (2.48%) QA
3 48 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.26%) HL7
5 20 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.32%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.045%) BS25999
System Software
1 170 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 43 (1.94%) NFS
5 42 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 37 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 27 (1.22%) vSphere
9 26 (1.17%) KVM
10 24 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (1.08%) NDS
11 22 (0.99%) VMware ESX
12 17 (0.77%) ISA Server
12 17 (0.77%) XenApp
13 13 (0.59%) Veritas File System
13 13 (0.59%) vCloud
14 11 (0.50%) XenServer
14 11 (0.50%) Xen
14 11 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 82 (3.69%) Puppet
2 58 (2.61%) Nagios
3 52 (2.34%) NetBackup
4 38 (1.71%) Data Guard
5 29 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 22 (0.99%) Tivoli
8 21 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
10 16 (0.72%) EMC Navisphere
11 15 (0.68%) Cacti
12 13 (0.59%) Cobbler
13 12 (0.54%) SCCM
13 12 (0.54%) YUM
13 12 (0.54%) Backup Exec
13 12 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 11 (0.50%) Control-M
15 10 (0.45%) ARCserve
15 10 (0.45%) Salt
16 9 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 808 (36.38%) Oracle
2 343 (15.44%) Microsoft
3 257 (11.57%) VMware
4 238 (10.72%) Red Hat
5 143 (6.44%) Cisco
6 135 (6.08%) HP
7 122 (5.49%) Sun
8 116 (5.22%) IBM
9 84 (3.78%) Citrix
10 80 (3.60%) EMC
11 72 (3.24%) JBoss
11 72 (3.24%) Veritas
12 71 (3.20%) SAP
13 61 (2.75%) Sybase
14 54 (2.43%) Juniper
15 48 (2.16%) F5
16 47 (2.12%) Business Objects
17 45 (2.03%) TIBCO
18 38 (1.71%) CheckPoint
19 36 (1.62%) Brocade
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellenty Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excelent
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago