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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 63 33 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.20% 3.82% 8.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.39% 9.79% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 73
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,150 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
309 337 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.23% 39.05% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 263 305 349
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 93 (78.81%) Linux
2 71 (60.17%) Software Engineering
3 66 (55.93%) Java
4 56 (47.46%) SQL
5 44 (37.29%) Oracle
6 43 (36.44%) Degree
7 39 (33.05%) PL/SQL
8 37 (31.36%) Project Management
8 37 (31.36%) Spring
9 36 (30.51%) Windows
10 32 (27.12%) C++
10 32 (27.12%) .NET
11 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
11 31 (26.27%) XML
12 28 (23.73%) Python
12 28 (23.73%) MS Excel
13 27 (22.88%) Tomcat
13 27 (22.88%) Eclipse
13 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
14 26 (22.03%) Active Directory
14 26 (22.03%) HTML
15 25 (21.19%) SAN
15 25 (21.19%) Service Management
15 25 (21.19%) Service Delivery
15 25 (21.19%) Mathematics
15 25 (21.19%) NAS
16 24 (20.34%) Identity Management
16 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
16 24 (20.34%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (22.88%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.32%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (23.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.19%) SAN
1 25 (21.19%) NAS
2 19 (16.10%) Broadband
3 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.56%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.08%) SQLPlus
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.69%) DB2
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (22.88%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.63%) Cucumber
2 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.93%) JUnit
3 7 (5.93%) Subversion
4 4 (3.39%) Maven
4 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.39%) Gradle
5 2 (1.69%) RSpec
6 1 (0.85%) Log4j
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Developer
2 37 (31.36%) Java Developer
3 34 (28.81%) Graduate
4 29 (24.58%) Software Engineer
5 23 (19.49%) Technical Designer
5 23 (19.49%) Infrastructure Designer
5 23 (19.49%) Designer
6 20 (16.95%) Graduate Developer
6 20 (16.95%) Graduate Java Developer
7 14 (11.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 11 (9.32%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (7.63%) DBA
10 6 (5.08%) Applications Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 5 (4.24%) Administrator
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Junior
12 4 (3.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.36%) Spring
2 32 (27.12%) .NET
3 31 (26.27%) XML
4 26 (22.03%) HTML
5 24 (20.34%) Web Services
6 19 (16.10%) Ajax
7 7 (5.93%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (5.08%) Middleware
8 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
8 6 (5.08%) CSS
9 5 (4.24%) SOAP
9 5 (4.24%) COM
10 4 (3.39%) JPA
10 4 (3.39%) RESTful
11 3 (2.54%) SWT
12 2 (1.69%) Java EE
13 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
13 1 (0.85%) J2EE
13 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Computer Science
2 25 (21.19%) Mathematics
3 22 (18.64%) Algorithms
4 19 (16.10%) Client/Server
5 11 (9.32%) Physics
5 11 (9.32%) Statistics
6 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.08%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.08%) Kindle
7 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.08%) Replication
7 6 (5.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 93 (78.81%) Linux
2 36 (30.51%) Windows
3 11 (9.32%) Solaris
4 3 (2.54%) AIX
4 3 (2.54%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (60.17%) Software Engineering
2 37 (31.36%) Project Management
3 25 (21.19%) Service Management
3 25 (21.19%) Service Delivery
4 24 (20.34%) Identity Management
4 24 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.80%) BDD
6 19 (16.10%) TDD
7 17 (14.41%) ITIL
8 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (11.86%) High Availability
8 14 (11.86%) Test Automation
8 14 (11.86%) Data Analysis
9 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.78%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (5.08%) Data Architecture
13 6 (5.08%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.93%) Java
2 56 (47.46%) SQL
3 39 (33.05%) PL/SQL
4 32 (27.12%) C++
5 28 (23.73%) Python
6 22 (18.64%) JavaScript
7 21 (17.80%) PHP
8 18 (15.25%) C
9 10 (8.47%) Perl
10 9 (7.63%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.78%) Ruby
12 7 (5.93%) C#
13 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (36.44%) Degree
2 14 (11.86%) PhD
3 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.85%) MCITP
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) RHCE
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) SLA
2 7 (5.93%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 26 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.71%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (5.08%) Data Guard
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (37.29%) Oracle
2 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Sun
3 6 (5.08%) HP
3 6 (5.08%) EMC
3 6 (5.08%) CommVault
3 6 (5.08%) NetApp
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.69%) ATG
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago