The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 43 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 43 60 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.30% 6.84% 8.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.83% 16.90% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 69
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,415 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
290 355 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.71% 40.48% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 267 329 313
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Southampton region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Southampton

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 59 (71.95%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) Windows
3 31 (37.80%) Oracle
4 28 (34.15%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) Degree
6 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
7 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
8 18 (21.95%) VMware
8 18 (21.95%) Solaris
9 17 (20.73%) C++
9 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
9 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (19.51%) ISO 9001
10 16 (19.51%) Java
10 16 (19.51%) Kindle
11 15 (18.29%) ITIL
11 15 (18.29%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (17.07%) Migration
12 14 (17.07%) Cisco
12 14 (17.07%) Python
12 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
13 13 (15.85%) PhD
13 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database
14 12 (14.63%) F5
14 12 (14.63%) Project Management
14 12 (14.63%) XML
14 12 (14.63%) Middleware
14 12 (14.63%) Apache
15 11 (13.41%) C#
15 11 (13.41%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (14.63%) Apache
2 9 (10.98%) nginx
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) SAS
4 4 (4.88%) CICS
5 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.22%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Agresso
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.98%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) SMTP
2 9 (10.98%) FTP
2 9 (10.98%) Telnet
2 9 (10.98%) SSH
3 8 (9.76%) SAN
4 7 (8.54%) MPLS
4 7 (8.54%) BGP
4 7 (8.54%) IPsec
4 7 (8.54%) HSRP
5 6 (7.32%) Firewall
6 5 (6.10%) LAN
7 3 (3.66%) WAN
8 1 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 7 (8.54%) DB2
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.32%) Subversion
3 4 (4.88%) JIRA
3 4 (4.88%) RSpec
3 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.88%) ChangeMan
4 3 (3.66%) JUnit
4 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (10.98%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) French Language
2 7 (8.54%) Games
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) DBA
4 8 (9.76%) Account Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Administrator
4 8 (9.76%) Technical Account Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Graduate
5 7 (8.54%) Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Network Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.10%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior DBA
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Database Specialist
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) XML
1 12 (14.63%) Middleware
2 10 (12.20%) HTML
3 7 (8.54%) .NET
4 6 (7.32%) CSS
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.88%) ISPF
7 3 (3.66%) XSLT
7 3 (3.66%) XHTML
7 3 (3.66%) JSP
7 3 (3.66%) SWT
7 3 (3.66%) jQuery
8 1 (1.22%) Mason
8 1 (1.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.51%) Kindle
3 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.54%) Physics
4 7 (8.54%) Statistics
4 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.54%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.10%) User Experience
6 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.88%) Data Conversion
6 4 (4.88%) VSAM
7 3 (3.66%) W3C
7 3 (3.66%) Clustering
8 2 (2.44%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (2.44%) Open Source
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.22%) Life Science
9 1 (1.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 59 (71.95%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) Windows
3 18 (21.95%) Solaris
4 9 (10.98%) AIX
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.66%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL
3 15 (18.29%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (17.07%) Migration
5 12 (14.63%) Project Management
6 9 (10.98%) Scrum
6 9 (10.98%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) OO
7 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.10%) User Stories
9 5 (6.10%) Line Management
9 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.88%) Coaching
10 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) SQL
2 17 (20.73%) C++
3 16 (19.51%) Java
4 14 (17.07%) Python
5 11 (13.41%) C#
6 10 (12.20%) PL/SQL
7 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.54%) PHP
8 7 (8.54%) C
9 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.88%) JCL
10 4 (4.88%) Ruby
10 4 (4.88%) COBOL
10 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.22%) Korn
11 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Degree
2 13 (15.85%) PhD
3 7 (8.54%) CCIE
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) VMware ESX
1 9 (10.98%) Postfix
1 9 (10.98%) Sendmail
1 9 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (4.88%) Control-M
3 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (37.80%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) VMware
3 14 (17.07%) Cisco
4 12 (14.63%) F5
5 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.10%) Juniper
6 5 (6.10%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.10%) Sourcefire
6 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.10%) Crossbeam
7 4 (4.88%) Tableau
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.66%) Northgate
8 3 (3.66%) EMC
8 3 (3.66%) NorthgateArinso
9 2 (2.44%) NetApp
9 2 (2.44%) IBM
9 2 (2.44%) SAP
9 2 (2.44%) Brocade
10 1 (1.22%) Apple
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