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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 44 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1140 1312 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.25% 6.20% 8.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.90% 21.75% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1098 1498
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
6367 6031 6931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.33% 28.51% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5241 5196 6096
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 -5 402 £42,500 -5.55% 44
Surrey -6 234 £43,500 -3.33% 24
Hampshire -17 228 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Buckinghamshire +39 111 £30,000 -20.00% 12
East Sussex +10 50 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Sussex -18 48 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Oxfordshire -32 28 £38,000 -17.39% 6
Kent -9 19 £62,500 +47.05% 3
Middlesex -20 12 £42,500 -11.45%
M4 Corridor +5 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Home Counties +5 3 £32,500 -50.00% 1
UNIX
England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1380 (63.42%) Linux
2 901 (41.41%) Windows
3 737 (33.87%) Oracle
4 618 (28.40%) SQL
5 590 (27.11%) Java
6 424 (19.49%) Degree
7 353 (16.22%) Finance
8 344 (15.81%) Solaris
9 338 (15.53%) SQL Server
10 334 (15.35%) HTML
11 332 (15.26%) Microsoft
12 324 (14.89%) JavaScript
13 307 (14.11%) MySQL
14 288 (13.24%) Firewall
15 280 (12.87%) Perl
16 262 (12.04%) VMware
17 259 (11.90%) ITIL
18 258 (11.86%) C++
19 254 (11.67%) TCP/IP
19 254 (11.67%) Shell Script
20 235 (10.80%) Computer Science
21 230 (10.57%) Red Hat
22 220 (10.11%) CSS
23 219 (10.06%) Apache
24 217 (9.97%) Software Engineering
25 213 (9.79%) XML
26 204 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
27 203 (9.33%) Telecoms
28 200 (9.19%) Python
29 194 (8.92%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 219 (10.06%) Apache
2 142 (6.53%) Tomcat
3 100 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 67 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 66 (3.03%) IIS
6 45 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 42 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 39 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (1.47%) SAS
10 27 (1.24%) MS Exchange
10 27 (1.24%) Node.js
11 23 (1.06%) OpenStack
12 21 (0.97%) JCAPS
12 21 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
13 20 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
14 16 (0.74%) NetWeaver
15 13 (0.60%) Oracle 10gAS
16 12 (0.55%) IBM HTTP Server
16 12 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 127 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.30%) MS Office
3 13 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.55%) SPSS
5 4 (0.18%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 29 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.41%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.18%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.14%) Cordys
9 3 (0.14%) OpenWorks
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle HRMS
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.25%) SaaS
2 45 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.32%) Force.com
5 7 (0.32%) PaaS
5 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.28%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.23%) Office 365
7 5 (0.23%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.18%) GitHub
8 4 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 288 (13.24%) Firewall
2 254 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 177 (8.13%) DNS
4 171 (7.86%) SAN
5 118 (5.42%) Internet
6 114 (5.24%) HTTP
7 106 (4.87%) WAN
8 103 (4.73%) VPN
9 87 (4.00%) LAN
10 79 (3.63%) LDAP
11 73 (3.35%) Network Security
12 66 (3.03%) NAS
13 54 (2.48%) SS7
14 45 (2.07%) DHCP
15 36 (1.65%) SMS
15 36 (1.65%) VoIP
16 34 (1.56%) BGP
17 33 (1.52%) GSM
18 32 (1.47%) SMTP
18 32 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 307 (14.11%) MySQL
3 194 (8.92%) Relational Database
4 191 (8.78%) Oracle Database
5 134 (6.16%) RDBMS
6 131 (6.02%) DB2
7 111 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 72 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
9 65 (2.99%) Oracle ODI
10 55 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 37 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
12 34 (1.56%) Big Data
13 32 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (1.33%) SQLPlus
15 29 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
16 27 (1.24%) DataStage
17 20 (0.92%) InterSystems Cache
17 20 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 87 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 75 (3.45%) Subversion
3 68 (3.13%) Ant
4 59 (2.71%) Maven
5 56 (2.57%) QuickTest Pro
6 54 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 50 (2.30%) Eclipse
7 50 (2.30%) Selenium
8 45 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
9 44 (2.02%) JIRA
10 40 (1.84%) Toad
11 33 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (1.38%) JUnit
13 27 (1.24%) JMeter
14 20 (0.92%) Hudson
15 18 (0.83%) Visual Studio
16 17 (0.78%) LoadRunner
17 13 (0.60%) ClearCase
17 13 (0.60%) TestDirector
18 12 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 353 (16.22%) Finance
2 203 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 104 (4.78%) Banking
4 79 (3.63%) French Language
5 77 (3.54%) Marketing
6 69 (3.17%) German Language
7 44 (2.02%) Retail
8 31 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.38%) Advertising
10 28 (1.29%) Legal
11 22 (1.01%) Back Office
12 20 (0.92%) Spanish Language
13 18 (0.83%) Electronics
14 17 (0.78%) Billing
15 15 (0.69%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.51%) Publishing
17 9 (0.41%) Russian Language
18 6 (0.28%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.28%) Investment Banking
19 5 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 406 (18.66%) Developer
2 258 (11.86%) Analyst
3 228 (10.48%) Administrator
4 192 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 152 (6.99%) Consultant
6 147 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
7 131 (6.02%) Software Engineer
8 126 (5.79%) Technical Support
8 126 (5.79%) Java Developer
9 120 (5.51%) Technical Engineer
10 99 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
11 97 (4.46%) Technical Support Engineer
12 90 (4.14%) Architect
13 89 (4.09%) DBA
14 85 (3.91%) Applications Support
15 78 (3.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 75 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 73 (3.35%) Security Analyst
18 72 (3.31%) Senior Developer
19 71 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (15.35%) HTML
2 220 (10.11%) CSS
3 213 (9.79%) XML
4 181 (8.32%) Web Services
5 156 (7.17%) J2EE
6 124 (5.70%) jQuery
7 91 (4.18%) Middleware
8 84 (3.86%) .NET
9 79 (3.63%) Spring
10 71 (3.26%) Ajax
11 65 (2.99%) SOAP
12 53 (2.44%) JSP
13 50 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
14 46 (2.11%) LAMP
15 45 (2.07%) Hibernate
16 40 (1.84%) Java EE
17 34 (1.56%) JSON
18 29 (1.33%) HTML5
19 25 (1.15%) JSTL
19 25 (1.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 235 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 132 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 93 (4.27%) Open Source
5 80 (3.68%) Clustering
6 68 (3.13%) Mainframe
7 67 (3.08%) Mathematics
8 47 (2.16%) Replication
9 45 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (1.98%) Data Integration
11 39 (1.79%) Firmware
12 38 (1.75%) Physics
13 32 (1.47%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.38%) Derivative
14 30 (1.38%) Statistics
15 25 (1.15%) CMDB
16 21 (0.97%) Life Science
16 21 (0.97%) Visualisation
17 20 (0.92%) Digital Media
18 18 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1380 (63.42%) Linux
2 901 (41.41%) Windows
3 344 (15.81%) Solaris
4 189 (8.69%) AIX
5 175 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 132 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (3.54%) HPUX
9 73 (3.35%) Ubuntu
10 63 (2.90%) Windows 7
11 51 (2.34%) Mac OS X
12 45 (2.07%) Debian
13 42 (1.93%) Windows XP
14 39 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (1.61%) CentOS
16 29 (1.33%) Apple iOS
17 24 (1.10%) SUSE
18 20 (0.92%) Windows 2000
19 16 (0.74%) Windows NT
20 13 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (11.90%) ITIL
2 217 (9.97%) Software Engineering
3 204 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
5 124 (5.70%) Change Management
6 119 (5.47%) OO
7 118 (5.42%) Project Management
8 104 (4.78%) Service Management
9 98 (4.50%) E-Commerce
10 94 (4.32%) Configuration Management
10 94 (4.32%) MVC
11 91 (4.18%) Service Delivery
11 91 (4.18%) SOA
12 90 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 86 (3.95%) Validation
14 79 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
15 76 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
16 67 (3.08%) Migration
16 67 (3.08%) ETL
17 64 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 618 (28.40%) SQL
2 590 (27.11%) Java
3 324 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 280 (12.87%) Perl
5 258 (11.86%) C++
6 254 (11.67%) Shell Script
7 200 (9.19%) Python
8 163 (7.49%) PHP
9 134 (6.16%) C
10 131 (6.02%) PL/SQL
11 130 (5.97%) Bash Shell
12 125 (5.74%) C#
13 117 (5.38%) Ruby
14 37 (1.70%) PHP5
15 35 (1.61%) VB
16 31 (1.42%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.38%) Korn
18 26 (1.19%) Scala
19 19 (0.87%) Objective-C
20 16 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 424 (19.49%) Degree
2 191 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 145 (6.66%) SC Cleared
4 91 (4.18%) ISEB
5 72 (3.31%) CISSP
6 62 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
7 60 (2.76%) DV Cleared
8 48 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 46 (2.11%) CCNA
10 42 (1.93%) Oracle Certification
11 39 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (1.52%) ISTQB
13 28 (1.29%) HNC
13 28 (1.29%) HND
14 25 (1.15%) CCNP
15 24 (1.10%) MCSE
15 24 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (1.01%) CEH
17 21 (0.97%) RHCE
17 21 (0.97%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (4.96%) SLA
2 71 (3.26%) QA
3 50 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.74%) HL7
6 15 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.32%) COBIT
8 7 (0.32%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.046%) GPG13
9 1 (0.046%) COSO
9 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 178 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
4 47 (2.16%) NFS
5 41 (1.88%) VMware ESX
6 34 (1.56%) vSphere
7 33 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 33 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 31 (1.42%) NDS
8 31 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (1.33%) KVM
10 20 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 19 (0.87%) Veritas File System
12 18 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 17 (0.78%) ISA Server
14 14 (0.64%) Samba
15 13 (0.60%) XenApp
16 12 (0.55%) XenServer
17 9 (0.41%) PowerHA
18 8 (0.37%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 88 (4.04%) Puppet
2 62 (2.85%) NetBackup
3 46 (2.11%) Nagios
4 44 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (1.65%) Data Guard
6 31 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 25 (1.15%) SCCM
9 23 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
10 20 (0.92%) Tivoli
10 20 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (0.87%) Cacti
12 18 (0.83%) Control-M
13 14 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
14 12 (0.55%) Salt
14 12 (0.55%) OpenView
14 12 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (0.51%) SCOM
15 11 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
16 10 (0.46%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 737 (33.87%) Oracle
2 332 (15.26%) Microsoft
3 262 (12.04%) VMware
4 230 (10.57%) Red Hat
5 175 (8.04%) HP
6 162 (7.44%) Cisco
7 117 (5.38%) Sun
8 104 (4.78%) Citrix
9 101 (4.64%) IBM
10 73 (3.35%) Juniper
11 71 (3.26%) EMC
12 63 (2.90%) F5
13 61 (2.80%) Business Objects
14 56 (2.57%) JBoss
15 54 (2.48%) Sybase
15 54 (2.48%) Veritas
15 54 (2.48%) TIBCO
16 49 (2.25%) CheckPoint
17 43 (1.98%) SAP
18 40 (1.84%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Considerable Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago