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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 48 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 37 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.38% 7.73% 10.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.79% 17.30% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 65 79
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
378 393 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.73% 44.66% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 337 386 338
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (72.37%) Linux
2 51 (67.11%) Windows
3 35 (46.05%) Degree
4 27 (35.53%) Oracle
5 25 (32.89%) Solaris
6 22 (28.95%) C++
6 22 (28.95%) ITIL
7 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
7 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
8 20 (26.32%) VMware
8 20 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 19 (25.00%) ISO 9001
10 18 (23.68%) SQL
11 17 (22.37%) Kindle
11 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
11 17 (22.37%) Physics
11 17 (22.37%) Statistics
12 15 (19.74%) AIX
13 12 (15.79%) PhD
13 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
13 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
16 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.84%) SAN
16 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
17 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.26%) CICS
3 4 (5.26%) SAS
3 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) SAN
2 8 (10.53%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.58%) LAN
4 4 (5.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.95%) WAN
6 2 (2.63%) HSRP
6 2 (2.63%) NAS
6 2 (2.63%) IPsec
6 2 (2.63%) MPLS
6 2 (2.63%) BGP
6 2 (2.63%) Firewall
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.21%) DB2
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) ChangeMan
General
1 3 (3.95%) Games
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
1 3 (3.95%) French Language
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Software Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) DBA
3 15 (19.74%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Administrator
7 8 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (9.21%) Senior DBA
9 6 (7.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (6.58%) Junior
10 5 (6.58%) Database Specialist
11 4 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) Graduate
12 3 (3.95%) SQL DBA
12 3 (3.95%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
12 3 (3.95%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
2 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.58%) XML
2 5 (6.58%) Middleware
3 4 (5.26%) ISPF
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.37%) Kindle
2 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
2 17 (22.37%) Physics
2 17 (22.37%) Statistics
3 8 (10.53%) Clustering
4 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) VSAM
5 4 (5.26%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.63%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 55 (72.37%) Linux
2 51 (67.11%) Windows
3 25 (32.89%) Solaris
4 15 (19.74%) AIX
5 6 (7.89%) Mac OS
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
3 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 8 (10.53%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.89%) Migration
7 5 (6.58%) Web Development
7 5 (6.58%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.26%) Change Management
9 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.95%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.95%) Database Security
9 3 (3.95%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) C++
2 18 (23.68%) SQL
3 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.89%) C#
5 5 (6.58%) Java
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
5 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.26%) JCL
6 4 (5.26%) COBOL
7 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) PhD
3 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.89%) MCSE
4 6 (7.89%) MCSA
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.95%) CCNA
6 3 (3.95%) OCP
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.95%) MCITP
7 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (5.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Control-M
1 4 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Legato
4 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Oracle
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.32%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) Apple
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) EMC
5 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.26%) Tableau
7 3 (3.95%) IBM
7 3 (3.95%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 3 (3.95%) Brocade
8 2 (2.63%) F5
8 2 (2.63%) Veritas
8 2 (2.63%) Pegasus
9 1 (1.32%) HP
9 1 (1.32%) Sun
9 1 (1.32%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.32%) Symantec
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