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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 50 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 31 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.54% 4.21% 7.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.92% 9.35% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £31,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
240 385 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.14% 45.03% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 221 344 380
Average salary £35,000 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.64% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 81 (78.64%) Linux
2 66 (64.08%) Java
3 62 (60.19%) Software Engineering
4 53 (51.46%) SQL
5 43 (41.75%) Degree
6 40 (38.83%) Windows
7 38 (36.89%) Oracle
8 37 (35.92%) Spring
9 35 (33.98%) XML
10 34 (33.01%) SQL Server
10 34 (33.01%) PL/SQL
11 33 (32.04%) .NET
11 33 (32.04%) Project Management
12 30 (29.13%) MS Excel
13 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
14 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
14 26 (25.24%) C++
14 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
15 25 (24.27%) NAS
15 25 (24.27%) HTML
15 25 (24.27%) SAN
15 25 (24.27%) Service Delivery
15 25 (24.27%) Eclipse
16 24 (23.30%) Service Management
16 24 (23.30%) Identity Management
17 23 (22.33%) Tomcat
18 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (20.39%) Python
19 21 (20.39%) Web Services
19 21 (20.39%) JavaScript

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 23 (22.33%) Tomcat
2 15 (14.56%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.94%) JBoss
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (29.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.27%) SAN
1 25 (24.27%) NAS
2 17 (16.50%) Broadband
3 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.94%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.97%) LAN
5 1 (0.97%) WAN
5 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.94%) MySQL
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.94%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.80%) Subversion
2 7 (6.80%) JUnit
3 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.91%) Gradle
4 3 (2.91%) Maven
4 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.97%) Log4j
General
1 17 (16.50%) Retail
2 16 (15.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Developer
2 39 (37.86%) Java Developer
3 28 (27.18%) Graduate
4 23 (22.33%) Technical Designer
4 23 (22.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 23 (22.33%) Designer
5 18 (17.48%) Graduate Java Developer
5 18 (17.48%) Graduate Developer
5 18 (17.48%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Technical Support
7 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Junior
8 5 (4.85%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.92%) Spring
2 35 (33.98%) XML
3 33 (32.04%) .NET
4 25 (24.27%) HTML
5 21 (20.39%) Web Services
6 17 (16.50%) Ajax
7 12 (11.65%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (7.77%) CSS
9 4 (3.88%) SOAP
9 4 (3.88%) COM
9 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.88%) SWT
10 3 (2.91%) JPA
10 3 (2.91%) RESTful
11 2 (1.94%) Middleware
11 2 (1.94%) Java EE
12 1 (0.97%) WinForms
12 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.50%) Client/Server
3 16 (15.53%) Mathematics
3 16 (15.53%) Algorithms
4 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.77%) Statistics
5 8 (7.77%) Physics
6 3 (2.91%) Kindle
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) Replication
7 2 (1.94%) Clustering
7 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (78.64%) Linux
2 40 (38.83%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Solaris
4 4 (3.88%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.94%) Android
5 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.97%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.19%) Software Engineering
2 33 (32.04%) Project Management
3 25 (24.27%) Service Delivery
4 24 (23.30%) Service Management
4 24 (23.30%) Identity Management
5 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.42%) TDD
6 20 (19.42%) BDD
7 19 (18.45%) ITIL
8 15 (14.56%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (9.71%) High Availability
11 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.77%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.88%) Open Source
14 3 (2.91%) Automated Testing
14 3 (2.91%) Web Development
15 2 (1.94%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.08%) Java
2 53 (51.46%) SQL
3 34 (33.01%) PL/SQL
4 26 (25.24%) C++
5 21 (20.39%) Python
5 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
6 19 (18.45%) PHP
7 14 (13.59%) C
8 9 (8.74%) Perl
9 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.88%) Ruby
12 3 (2.91%) C#
13 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (41.75%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) PhD
3 3 (2.91%) RHCE
4 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.94%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MCITP
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.56%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.94%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (36.89%) Oracle
2 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.94%) ATG
4 2 (1.94%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) Sun
4 2 (1.94%) HP
4 2 (1.94%) EMC
4 2 (1.94%) CommVault
4 2 (1.94%) NetApp
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago