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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / South East
Rank 53 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 693 992 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.71% 5.14% 5.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.58% 17.35% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 546 846 856
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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
4179 5718 6108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.42% 29.62% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 5007 5116
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +11 253 £45,000 -10.00% 23
Hampshire -18 127 £47,500 - 16
Surrey -10 122 £52,500 +10.52% 18
West Sussex +21 59 £55,000 +12.24% 6
Kent +23 46 £39,000 +11.42%
Buckinghamshire -13 43 £38,750 -13.88% 7
Oxfordshire +32 38 £52,500 +31.25% 5
East Sussex -5 7 £60,000 +42.85% 3
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Middlesex -4 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 1077 (69.98%) Linux
2 599 (38.92%) Windows
3 467 (30.34%) Java
4 439 (28.53%) Oracle
5 388 (25.21%) SQL
6 330 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
7 294 (19.10%) Python
8 292 (18.97%) Finance
9 223 (14.49%) TCP/IP
10 210 (13.65%) VMware
11 209 (13.58%) Perl
12 202 (13.13%) Solaris
13 198 (12.87%) Shell Script
14 187 (12.15%) C++
15 181 (11.76%) Software Engineering
16 176 (11.44%) Degree
16 176 (11.44%) C
17 166 (10.79%) SQL Server
18 165 (10.72%) Firewall
19 164 (10.66%) Microsoft
19 164 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
20 161 (10.46%) Security Cleared
21 154 (10.01%) MySQL
22 153 (9.94%) JavaScript
23 152 (9.88%) Red Hat
24 144 (9.36%) Apache
25 141 (9.16%) Cisco
25 141 (9.16%) Bash Shell
26 140 (9.10%) C#
27 136 (8.84%) ITIL

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
1 144 (9.36%) Apache
2 107 (6.95%) Tomcat
3 89 (5.78%) WebLogic
4 77 (5.00%) JBoss
5 57 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 54 (3.51%) IIS
7 48 (3.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (1.23%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.10%) Apache Spark
11 15 (0.97%) IBM Notes
12 13 (0.84%) nginx
13 11 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (0.65%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
16 7 (0.45%) CICS
16 7 (0.45%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.39%) CMS
17 6 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 67 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.30%) MS Office
3 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.065%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (0.58%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 9 (0.58%) Teamcenter
6 6 (0.39%) Oracle BRM
7 5 (0.32%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.26%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.19%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 110 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.35%) SaaS
3 38 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.21%) GitHub
5 32 (2.08%) IaaS
6 24 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.17%) PaaS
8 9 (0.58%) Office 365
9 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.32%) Responsys
10 5 (0.32%) Taleo
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.19%) G Suite
12 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.065%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 223 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 165 (10.72%) Firewall
3 90 (5.85%) SAN
4 88 (5.72%) HTTP
5 71 (4.61%) SSL
6 60 (3.90%) DNS
7 53 (3.44%) LDAP
7 53 (3.44%) VPN
8 46 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 41 (2.66%) Internet
10 37 (2.40%) FTP
11 35 (2.27%) SSH
12 33 (2.14%) LAN
13 32 (2.08%) Network Security
13 32 (2.08%) WAN
14 29 (1.88%) SMTP
15 28 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (1.62%) DHCP
17 23 (1.49%) InfiniBand
18 22 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 154 (10.01%) MySQL
3 116 (7.54%) Oracle Database
4 85 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 56 (3.64%) DB2
6 53 (3.44%) RDBMS
7 48 (3.12%) Hadoop
8 46 (2.99%) Big Data
8 46 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 38 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (2.14%) DataStage
12 32 (2.08%) MongoDB
12 32 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
14 28 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
16 21 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (1.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 79 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 72 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 43 (2.79%) Maven
3 43 (2.79%) Selenium
4 39 (2.53%) JIRA
5 34 (2.21%) Ant
6 33 (2.14%) Subversion
7 27 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (1.62%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.62%) JUnit
9 23 (1.49%) Cucumber
10 21 (1.36%) Toad
11 18 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (1.04%) JMeter
13 13 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (0.78%) PHPUnit
14 12 (0.78%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.78%) Visual Studio
15 11 (0.71%) Gradle
16 8 (0.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 292 (18.97%) Finance
2 119 (7.73%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.16%) Banking
4 41 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 39 (2.53%) German Language
5 39 (2.53%) Marketing
6 36 (2.34%) French Language
7 27 (1.75%) Retail
8 22 (1.43%) Electronics
9 19 (1.23%) Military
10 18 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.71%) Back Office
12 10 (0.65%) Billing
12 10 (0.65%) Games
13 9 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
13 9 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 283 (18.39%) Developer
2 154 (10.01%) Linux Engineer
3 125 (8.12%) Analyst
4 124 (8.06%) Administrator
5 106 (6.89%) Unix Engineer
6 100 (6.50%) Consultant
6 100 (6.50%) Support Engineer
7 90 (5.85%) Software Engineer
8 83 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
9 82 (5.33%) Java Developer
10 81 (5.26%) Architect
10 81 (5.26%) Security Engineer
11 79 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
12 70 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
13 67 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
14 56 (3.64%) Senior Developer
15 52 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 48 (3.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 46 (2.99%) Technical Support
18 44 (2.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (8.77%) HTML
2 133 (8.64%) XML
3 129 (8.38%) Web Services
4 111 (7.21%) .NET
5 106 (6.89%) Middleware
5 106 (6.89%) Spring
6 100 (6.50%) J2EE
7 75 (4.87%) CSS
8 56 (3.64%) SOAP
9 48 (3.12%) REST
10 45 (2.92%) Hibernate
11 36 (2.34%) Ajax
11 36 (2.34%) JSON
12 33 (2.14%) JSP
13 32 (2.08%) LAMP
14 28 (1.82%) JMS
14 28 (1.82%) JSF
15 27 (1.75%) jQuery
16 24 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
17 23 (1.49%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 113 (7.34%) Data Centre
2 105 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 55 (3.57%) Clustering
6 48 (3.12%) Replication
7 42 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
8 27 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 23 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 23 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
11 20 (1.30%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.10%) HACMP
13 15 (0.97%) Driving Licence
14 14 (0.91%) Public Cloud
15 13 (0.84%) AS400
16 12 (0.78%) DataPower
16 12 (0.78%) User Experience
17 11 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1077 (69.98%) Linux
2 599 (38.92%) Windows
3 202 (13.13%) Solaris
4 132 (8.58%) Windows Server
5 115 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (7.15%) AIX
7 78 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (3.38%) CentOS
10 45 (2.92%) Windows 2000
11 26 (1.69%) Mac OS
12 20 (1.30%) Ubuntu
13 19 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (1.10%) Apple iOS
14 17 (1.10%) HPUX
15 16 (1.04%) SUSE
16 15 (0.97%) Debian
16 15 (0.97%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.65%) VMS
17 10 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 136 (8.84%) ITIL
4 125 (8.12%) DevOps
5 122 (7.93%) Performance Tuning
6 121 (7.86%) Information Security
7 120 (7.80%) Scrum
8 118 (7.67%) Open Source
9 103 (6.69%) High Availability
10 99 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 95 (6.17%) Risk Management
12 84 (5.46%) Project Management
13 81 (5.26%) Configuration Management
14 80 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (5.00%) SDLC
16 75 (4.87%) Cybersecurity
17 72 (4.68%) OO
18 71 (4.61%) Change Management
19 69 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 467 (30.34%) Java
2 388 (25.21%) SQL
3 294 (19.10%) Python
4 209 (13.58%) Perl
5 198 (12.87%) Shell Script
6 187 (12.15%) C++
7 176 (11.44%) C
8 153 (9.94%) JavaScript
9 141 (9.16%) Bash Shell
10 140 (9.10%) C#
11 119 (7.73%) PL/SQL
11 119 (7.73%) PowerShell
12 91 (5.91%) PHP
13 81 (5.26%) Ruby
14 53 (3.44%) T-SQL
14 53 (3.44%) VB
15 45 (2.92%) Go
16 25 (1.62%) Bourne shell
16 25 (1.62%) Scala
17 21 (1.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 176 (11.44%) Degree
2 161 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 99 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 54 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 40 (2.60%) CCNA
7 32 (2.08%) CISSP
8 27 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (1.49%) CEH
9 23 (1.49%) ISEB
10 22 (1.43%) CCNP
11 19 (1.23%) MCSE
12 15 (0.97%) AWS Certification
12 15 (0.97%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.91%) CCIE
13 14 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.78%) CISM
14 12 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
14 12 (0.78%) Security+ Certification
15 10 (0.65%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.65%) SLA
2 74 (4.81%) QA
3 16 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.45%) PMBOK
5 6 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.19%) COBIT
6 3 (0.19%) COSO
6 3 (0.19%) HL7
7 2 (0.13%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.13%) ISO13485
7 2 (0.13%) SEPA
8 1 (0.065%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.065%) ISO22301
System Software
1 164 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 44 (2.86%) Docker
4 40 (2.60%) Firmware
5 37 (2.40%) VMware ESX
6 31 (2.01%) Samba
6 31 (2.01%) Virtual Servers
7 27 (1.75%) NFS
8 26 (1.69%) vSphere
9 25 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
10 24 (1.56%) Hyper-V
11 22 (1.43%) iptables
12 19 (1.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 19 (1.23%) LXC
12 19 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (1.04%) XenServer
14 9 (0.58%) XenApp
15 8 (0.52%) GlusterFS
15 8 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 112 (7.28%) Puppet
2 86 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (3.83%) NetBackup
4 47 (3.05%) Ansible
5 46 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
6 43 (2.79%) Nagios
7 34 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 33 (2.14%) Tivoli
9 31 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
10 29 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
11 28 (1.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 26 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
13 25 (1.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 22 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 21 (1.36%) Cacti
16 20 (1.30%) Data Guard
16 20 (1.30%) SCCM
17 17 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
17 17 (1.10%) Salt
18 14 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 439 (28.53%) Oracle
2 210 (13.65%) VMware
3 164 (10.66%) Microsoft
4 152 (9.88%) Red Hat
5 141 (9.16%) Cisco
6 122 (7.93%) IBM
7 101 (6.56%) F5
8 91 (5.91%) HP
9 90 (5.85%) CheckPoint
10 77 (5.00%) Palo Alto
11 74 (4.81%) Juniper
12 72 (4.68%) Sun
13 71 (4.61%) Blue Coat
14 55 (3.57%) NetApp
15 46 (2.99%) Citrix
15 46 (2.99%) Crossbeam
15 46 (2.99%) Sourcefire
16 40 (2.60%) Veritas
17 39 (2.53%) SAP
17 39 (2.53%) Teradata
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