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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 62 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.83% 5.31% 10.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.06% 16.29% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 80
Average salary £34,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.48% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £33,096 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
309 307 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.03% 32.59% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 250 271 280
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 17 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 94 (84.68%) Linux
2 58 (52.25%) Software Engineering
3 52 (46.85%) Java
4 49 (44.14%) SQL
5 41 (36.94%) Oracle
6 38 (34.23%) Python
7 36 (32.43%) PL/SQL
8 31 (27.93%) Windows
8 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (26.13%) Project Management
10 25 (22.52%) C++
11 23 (20.72%) Mathematics
11 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
12 21 (18.92%) Degree
13 20 (18.02%) Spring
13 20 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (18.02%) .NET
14 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
14 19 (17.12%) XML
14 19 (17.12%) BDD
14 19 (17.12%) Algorithms
15 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
16 17 (15.32%) PhD
16 17 (15.32%) C
16 17 (15.32%) C#
16 17 (15.32%) Data Analysis
16 17 (15.32%) TDD
16 17 (15.32%) Cucumber
16 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
16 17 (15.32%) Test Automation

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.81%) Apache
3 9 (8.11%) nginx
4 6 (5.41%) NetWeaver
5 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.70%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.70%) Agresso
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.61%) NAS
2 14 (12.61%) SAN
3 9 (8.11%) Broadband
3 9 (8.11%) SMTP
3 9 (8.11%) FTP
3 9 (8.11%) SSH
3 9 (8.11%) DNS
3 9 (8.11%) Telnet
4 5 (4.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.90%) IPsec
5 1 (0.90%) Network Security
5 1 (0.90%) HSRP
5 1 (0.90%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.90%) MPLS
5 1 (0.90%) BGP
5 1 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.01%) MySQL
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.41%) SQLPlus
7 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.80%) DB2
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Cucumber
1 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.51%) Eclipse
3 10 (9.01%) RSpec
4 9 (8.11%) Subversion
5 6 (5.41%) JUnit
6 4 (3.60%) Gradle
6 4 (3.60%) Maven
6 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Retail
3 8 (7.21%) Games
4 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 26 (23.42%) Graduate
3 25 (22.52%) Developer
4 19 (17.12%) Java Developer
5 17 (15.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 12 (10.81%) Designer
6 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Designer
6 12 (10.81%) Technical Designer
7 9 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Graduate Java Developer
7 9 (8.11%) DBA
8 8 (7.21%) Account Manager
8 8 (7.21%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (7.21%) Technical Account Manager
8 8 (7.21%) Technical Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 6 (5.41%) Support Technician
10 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) .NET
1 20 (18.02%) Spring
2 19 (17.12%) XML
3 15 (13.51%) HTML
4 13 (11.71%) Web Services
5 10 (9.01%) Middleware
6 9 (8.11%) Ajax
7 5 (4.50%) Java EE
7 5 (4.50%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.50%) CSS
8 4 (3.60%) SOAP
8 4 (3.60%) COM
8 4 (3.60%) JPA
8 4 (3.60%) RESTful
9 3 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (2.70%) jQuery
9 3 (2.70%) JSP
9 3 (2.70%) XSLT
9 3 (2.70%) XHTML
10 2 (1.80%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Mathematics
1 23 (20.72%) Computer Science
2 19 (17.12%) Algorithms
3 10 (9.01%) Open Source
3 10 (9.01%) Kindle
4 9 (8.11%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.41%) Physics
5 6 (5.41%) Replication
5 6 (5.41%) Clustering
5 6 (5.41%) Statistics
5 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.70%) W3C
8 1 (0.90%) BBC
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (84.68%) Linux
2 31 (27.93%) Windows
3 11 (9.91%) Solaris
4 5 (4.50%) Windows 2000
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.80%) AIX
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Software Engineering
2 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.13%) Project Management
4 20 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.12%) BDD
6 17 (15.32%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.32%) TDD
6 17 (15.32%) Data Analysis
7 16 (14.41%) Automated Testing
7 16 (14.41%) OO
8 15 (13.51%) Migration
8 15 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (12.61%) Scrum
9 14 (12.61%) Service Management
9 14 (12.61%) Service Delivery
10 13 (11.71%) Identity Management
11 11 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (9.91%) ITIL
12 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
13 8 (7.21%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) Java
2 49 (44.14%) SQL
3 38 (34.23%) Python
4 36 (32.43%) PL/SQL
5 25 (22.52%) C++
6 17 (15.32%) C
6 17 (15.32%) C#
7 16 (14.41%) Ruby
8 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 12 (10.81%) PHP
9 8 (7.21%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.41%) Perl
11 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.90%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (18.92%) Degree
2 17 (15.32%) PhD
3 1 (0.90%) CCIE
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) RHCE
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.90%) MCITP
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) SLA
2 11 (9.91%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.91%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (8.11%) Postfix
3 9 (8.11%) Sendmail
3 9 (8.11%) VMware ESX
3 9 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (5.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) VMware
4 6 (5.41%) CommVault
4 6 (5.41%) NetApp
4 6 (5.41%) Sun
4 6 (5.41%) HP
4 6 (5.41%) EMC
4 6 (5.41%) Cisco
4 6 (5.41%) F5
5 5 (4.50%) Crossbeam
5 5 (4.50%) Juniper
5 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.50%) Blue Coat
5 5 (4.50%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.70%) Northgate
6 3 (2.70%) NorthgateArinso
7 1 (0.90%) ATG
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.90%) IBM
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health care
Posted: 4 days ago