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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 72 38 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.42% 4.27% 9.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.91% 11.52% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 69 38 71
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
289 330 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.83% 37.08% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 231 293 279
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Southampton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 103 (83.06%) Linux
2 72 (58.06%) Software Engineering
3 66 (53.23%) Java
4 58 (46.77%) SQL
5 49 (39.52%) Oracle
6 40 (32.26%) PL/SQL
7 36 (29.03%) Project Management
7 36 (29.03%) Python
8 35 (28.23%) Windows
8 35 (28.23%) Degree
9 31 (25.00%) C++
10 30 (24.19%) .NET
10 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (24.19%) Spring
11 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 26 (20.97%) Mathematics
12 26 (20.97%) Computer Science
13 24 (19.35%) XML
14 23 (18.55%) Tomcat
14 23 (18.55%) Eclipse
14 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
15 22 (17.74%) SAN
15 22 (17.74%) MS Excel
15 22 (17.74%) HTML
15 22 (17.74%) Service Management
15 22 (17.74%) Service Delivery
15 22 (17.74%) NAS
15 22 (17.74%) BDD
15 22 (17.74%) Algorithms
16 21 (16.94%) Identity Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (18.55%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.26%) NetWeaver
3 5 (4.03%) nginx
3 5 (4.03%) Apache
4 4 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.61%) JBoss
5 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) SAN
1 22 (17.74%) NAS
2 15 (12.10%) Broadband
3 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.03%) SSH
4 5 (4.03%) Telnet
4 5 (4.03%) SMTP
4 5 (4.03%) DNS
4 5 (4.03%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.65%) MySQL
5 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.84%) SQLPlus
6 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (18.55%) Eclipse
2 17 (13.71%) Cucumber
2 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.06%) RSpec
4 7 (5.65%) Subversion
4 7 (5.65%) JUnit
5 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.23%) Gradle
5 4 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (0.81%) Log4j
General
1 12 (9.68%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (30.65%) Software Engineer
2 36 (29.03%) Developer
3 32 (25.81%) Graduate
4 30 (24.19%) Java Developer
5 20 (16.13%) Designer
5 20 (16.13%) Infrastructure Designer
5 20 (16.13%) Technical Designer
6 16 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (12.90%) Graduate Java Developer
6 16 (12.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (7.26%) DBA
9 6 (4.84%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (4.84%) Support Technician
9 6 (4.84%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 5 (4.03%) Administrator
10 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.19%) .NET
1 30 (24.19%) Spring
2 24 (19.35%) XML
3 22 (17.74%) HTML
4 20 (16.13%) Web Services
5 15 (12.10%) Ajax
6 9 (7.26%) Middleware
7 6 (4.84%) CSS
7 6 (4.84%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.03%) Java EE
8 5 (4.03%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (4.03%) SOAP
9 4 (3.23%) COM
9 4 (3.23%) RESTful
9 4 (3.23%) JPA
10 3 (2.42%) SWT
11 1 (0.81%) jQuery
11 1 (0.81%) WPF
11 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.81%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) Mathematics
1 26 (20.97%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.74%) Algorithms
3 15 (12.10%) Client/Server
4 10 (8.06%) Statistics
4 10 (8.06%) Physics
4 10 (8.06%) Kindle
5 6 (4.84%) Clustering
5 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.84%) Replication
5 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 103 (83.06%) Linux
2 35 (28.23%) Windows
3 11 (8.87%) Solaris
4 3 (2.42%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.42%) AIX
5 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.81%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 36 (29.03%) Project Management
3 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.74%) Service Management
4 22 (17.74%) Service Delivery
4 22 (17.74%) BDD
5 21 (16.94%) Identity Management
6 20 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (16.13%) TDD
7 16 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 16 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 16 (12.90%) Automated Testing
8 15 (12.10%) ITIL
9 13 (10.48%) High Availability
9 13 (10.48%) OO
9 13 (10.48%) Scrum
9 13 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (8.87%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (8.87%) Migration
11 10 (8.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.23%) Java
2 58 (46.77%) SQL
3 40 (32.26%) PL/SQL
4 36 (29.03%) Python
5 31 (25.00%) C++
6 18 (14.52%) C
6 18 (14.52%) JavaScript
7 17 (13.71%) PHP
8 16 (12.90%) Ruby
9 15 (12.10%) C#
10 9 (7.26%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.45%) Perl
12 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (28.23%) Degree
2 16 (12.90%) PhD
3 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) ISO 9001
2 9 (7.26%) SLA
3 6 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.48%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.03%) Postfix
3 5 (4.03%) Sendmail
3 5 (4.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (4.84%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (39.52%) Oracle
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) Sun
3 6 (4.84%) CommVault
3 6 (4.84%) NetApp
3 6 (4.84%) HP
3 6 (4.84%) EMC
4 5 (4.03%) VMware
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.61%) ATG
6 1 (0.81%) Crossbeam
6 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.81%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.81%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) Juniper
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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