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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 50 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 882 1202 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.12% 5.72% 5.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 20.06% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 627 969 907
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
4939 5992 6404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.68% 28.54% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4210 5213 5267
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 283 £53,750 +13.15% 22
Surrey -6 197 £52,500 +5.00% 23
Hampshire +5 177 £50,000 +25.00% 26
Oxfordshire +7 74 £55,000 +29.41% 5
West Sussex -7 60 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Buckinghamshire -45 41 £49,500 +10.00% 5
East Sussex -2 33 £44,250 -15.71% 5
Isle of Wight - 10 - -
Kent -57 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Middlesex +7 2 £41,250 -25.00%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1123 (65.79%) Linux
2 661 (38.72%) Windows
3 490 (28.71%) Oracle
4 480 (28.12%) Java
5 415 (24.31%) SQL
6 381 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
7 325 (19.04%) Finance
8 280 (16.40%) Degree
9 278 (16.29%) Python
10 257 (15.06%) C++
11 234 (13.71%) C
12 216 (12.65%) SQL Server
13 215 (12.60%) Software Engineering
14 209 (12.24%) Firewall
15 205 (12.01%) Perl
16 195 (11.42%) Microsoft
17 188 (11.01%) TCP/IP
17 188 (11.01%) ITIL
18 175 (10.25%) JavaScript
19 174 (10.19%) Solaris
20 172 (10.08%) Apache
21 171 (10.02%) VMware
22 169 (9.90%) MySQL
23 168 (9.84%) XML
24 164 (9.61%) Computer Science
25 162 (9.49%) Security Cleared
26 155 (9.08%) HTML
27 152 (8.90%) Scrum
28 143 (8.38%) Windows Server
29 141 (8.26%) Cisco

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 172 (10.08%) Apache
2 117 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 84 (4.92%) WebLogic
4 72 (4.22%) JBoss
5 71 (4.16%) WebSphere
6 54 (3.16%) IIS
7 30 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 25 (1.46%) nginx
9 22 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (1.29%) NetWeaver
10 18 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.00%) MS Exchange
12 15 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (0.82%) CICS
14 12 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (0.64%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.59%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.47%) Confluence
17 8 (0.47%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 113 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.87%) MS Office
3 19 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) SPSS
7 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.059%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 35 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.47%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle BRM
7 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.29%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.12%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.059%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 1 (0.059%) Magento
11 1 (0.059%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.059%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (4.39%) SaaS
3 46 (2.69%) IaaS
4 40 (2.34%) GitHub
5 32 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.64%) Office 365
9 10 (0.59%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.59%) PaaS
10 9 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.059%) AdWords
15 1 (0.059%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.059%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 209 (12.24%) Firewall
2 188 (11.01%) TCP/IP
3 97 (5.68%) DNS
4 93 (5.45%) HTTP
5 92 (5.39%) SAN
6 52 (3.05%) Internet
7 47 (2.75%) WAN
8 44 (2.58%) Network Security
9 43 (2.52%) LAN
10 40 (2.34%) VPN
11 37 (2.17%) LDAP
12 35 (2.05%) SMTP
12 35 (2.05%) SSL
13 31 (1.82%) FTP
14 30 (1.76%) DHCP
15 28 (1.64%) MPLS
16 27 (1.58%) NAS
17 24 (1.41%) VLAN
17 24 (1.41%) Wireshark
18 23 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 169 (9.90%) MySQL
3 117 (6.85%) Oracle Database
4 86 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 63 (3.69%) DB2
6 48 (2.81%) RDBMS
7 47 (2.75%) Hadoop
8 44 (2.58%) Big Data
9 40 (2.34%) NoSQL
10 39 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
12 29 (1.70%) DataStage
12 29 (1.70%) MongoDB
13 27 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 24 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (1.11%) Apache Hive
16 18 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (1.05%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 73 (4.28%) Jenkins
2 64 (3.75%) JIRA
3 63 (3.69%) Git (software)
4 57 (3.34%) Subversion
5 35 (2.05%) Maven
6 30 (1.76%) PHPUnit
7 27 (1.58%) Eclipse
8 26 (1.52%) Selenium
9 25 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (1.29%) Cucumber
11 17 (1.00%) Ant
12 15 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
14 12 (0.70%) Vagrant
15 11 (0.64%) InstallShield
15 11 (0.64%) TeamCity
15 11 (0.64%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.59%) JUnit
17 8 (0.47%) ProC
18 7 (0.41%) HP UFT
General
1 325 (19.04%) Finance
2 122 (7.15%) Telecoms
3 84 (4.92%) Banking
4 59 (3.46%) German Language
5 44 (2.58%) French Language
6 31 (1.82%) Automotive
6 31 (1.82%) Marketing
7 27 (1.58%) Aerospace
7 27 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.41%) Retail
9 19 (1.11%) Military
10 18 (1.05%) Electronics
11 16 (0.94%) Legal
12 12 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.64%) Back Office
13 11 (0.64%) Games
14 10 (0.59%) Billing
15 7 (0.41%) Advertising
16 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 410 (24.02%) Developer
2 180 (10.54%) Linux Engineer
3 179 (10.49%) Analyst
4 134 (7.85%) Support Engineer
5 132 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
6 124 (7.26%) Software Engineer
7 119 (6.97%) Java Developer
8 87 (5.10%) Security Engineer
9 86 (5.04%) Administrator
9 86 (5.04%) Unix Engineer
10 80 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 78 (4.57%) C++ Developer
12 77 (4.51%) Consultant
13 71 (4.16%) Architect
14 69 (4.04%) Software Developer
15 63 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
16 60 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
17 57 (3.34%) Linux Administrator
18 54 (3.16%) Java Engineer
19 53 (3.10%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (9.84%) XML
2 155 (9.08%) HTML
3 118 (6.91%) .NET
3 118 (6.91%) J2EE
4 99 (5.80%) Web Services
5 84 (4.92%) CSS
6 72 (4.22%) Middleware
7 62 (3.63%) Spring
8 59 (3.46%) LAMP
9 52 (3.05%) SOAP
10 51 (2.99%) REST
11 47 (2.75%) JSON
12 40 (2.34%) Ajax
13 39 (2.28%) jQuery
14 36 (2.11%) Hibernate
15 33 (1.93%) JSP
16 24 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 24 (1.41%) STL
17 23 (1.35%) Java EE
17 23 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 164 (9.61%) Computer Science
2 121 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (6.27%) Data Centre
4 97 (5.68%) Clustering
5 73 (4.28%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.52%) Replication
7 41 (2.40%) Statistics
8 39 (2.28%) Mainframe
9 37 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
10 36 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
11 32 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
12 28 (1.64%) HACMP
13 27 (1.58%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.35%) Driving Licence
15 21 (1.23%) Derivative
16 20 (1.17%) Algorithms
16 20 (1.17%) Mathematics
17 15 (0.88%) Physics
18 14 (0.82%) Equities
18 14 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1123 (65.79%) Linux
2 661 (38.72%) Windows
3 174 (10.19%) Solaris
4 143 (8.38%) Windows Server
5 137 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 114 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 108 (6.33%) AIX
8 99 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (3.10%) Windows 2000
10 48 (2.81%) CentOS
11 37 (2.17%) Ubuntu
12 30 (1.76%) Debian
13 28 (1.64%) Apple iOS
14 25 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (1.41%) Windows NT
16 21 (1.23%) Mac OS X
17 20 (1.17%) Android
18 18 (1.05%) HPUX
19 15 (0.88%) SUSE
20 14 (0.82%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (12.60%) Software Engineering
3 188 (11.01%) ITIL
4 152 (8.90%) Scrum
5 117 (6.85%) Information Security
6 113 (6.62%) SDLC
7 108 (6.33%) Open Source
8 104 (6.09%) Project Management
9 95 (5.57%) DevOps
10 93 (5.45%) High Availability
11 85 (4.98%) Cybersecurity
11 85 (4.98%) Service Delivery
12 84 (4.92%) Mentoring
13 83 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
14 75 (4.39%) Analytics
15 74 (4.34%) TDD
16 73 (4.28%) Unit Testing
17 71 (4.16%) Presales
18 69 (4.04%) SOA
19 65 (3.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 480 (28.12%) Java
2 415 (24.31%) SQL
3 278 (16.29%) Python
4 257 (15.06%) C++
5 234 (13.71%) C
6 205 (12.01%) Perl
7 175 (10.25%) JavaScript
8 140 (8.20%) C#
9 133 (7.79%) Shell Script
10 119 (6.97%) Bash Shell
11 108 (6.33%) PL/SQL
12 96 (5.62%) PHP
13 79 (4.63%) PowerShell
14 50 (2.93%) Ruby
15 45 (2.64%) Go
16 39 (2.28%) VB
17 37 (2.17%) Tcl
18 34 (1.99%) T-SQL
19 25 (1.46%) COBOL
20 14 (0.82%) JCL
Qualifications
1 280 (16.40%) Degree
2 162 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 101 (5.92%) SC Cleared
4 84 (4.92%) CISSP
5 67 (3.93%) DV Cleared
6 63 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (2.93%) CISM
8 42 (2.46%) CEH
9 37 (2.17%) CCNP
10 30 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (1.64%) CCNA
12 23 (1.35%) ISTQB
13 22 (1.29%) ISSAP
14 19 (1.11%) CCIE
14 19 (1.11%) MCSE
15 18 (1.05%) CompTIA Security+
15 18 (1.05%) ISEB
15 18 (1.05%) Security+ Certification
16 16 (0.94%) RHCE
17 15 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (7.56%) SLA
2 88 (5.16%) QA
3 38 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.41%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.29%) COBIT
7 5 (0.29%) COSO
8 4 (0.23%) HL7
8 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.18%) GPG13
9 3 (0.18%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.12%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.12%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.059%) JSP 440
System Software
1 126 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (4.10%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.23%) Firmware
4 33 (1.93%) Docker
5 29 (1.70%) vSphere
6 23 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (1.05%) LXC
7 18 (1.05%) NFS
8 17 (1.00%) Hyper-V
8 17 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.82%) Snort
10 12 (0.70%) iptables
10 12 (0.70%) Samba
10 12 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.70%) XenApp
11 10 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.59%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.53%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 63 (3.69%) Puppet
2 46 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 37 (2.17%) SCCM
4 37 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 34 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 26 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
7 22 (1.29%) Ansible
8 16 (0.94%) Nagios
9 15 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
10 14 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (0.76%) AirWatch
11 13 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
11 13 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
12 12 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
13 11 (0.64%) WSUS
13 11 (0.64%) yum
14 10 (0.59%) Nmap
15 9 (0.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 490 (28.71%) Oracle
2 195 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 171 (10.02%) VMware
4 141 (8.26%) Cisco
5 137 (8.03%) Red Hat
6 96 (5.62%) IBM
7 87 (5.10%) F5
8 75 (4.39%) Citrix
8 75 (4.39%) HP
9 71 (4.16%) CheckPoint
10 69 (4.04%) Juniper
11 67 (3.93%) Sun
12 58 (3.40%) Palo Alto
13 47 (2.75%) SAP
14 42 (2.46%) Blue Coat
15 41 (2.40%) Informatica
16 36 (2.11%) NetApp
17 33 (1.93%) Crossbeam
17 33 (1.93%) Sourcefire
18 31 (1.82%) Veritas
Windsor, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Superb base with commission and ben
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ingenta UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £41,000 to £57,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £40 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 3 days ago