The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 213 207 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.043% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.21% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -4.34%
POSIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1681 1923 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 35.98% 41.34% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1663 2133
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

POSIX
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the Surrey region.

POSIX Salary Trend in Surrey

POSIX
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 2 £42,500 -
POSIX
South East

POSIX
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing POSIX 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 POSIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing POSIX 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 POSIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree