The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.67% 2.08% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 14.29% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
UNIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.67% 14.58% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

UNIX
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Sussex

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) API Development
2 7 (87.50%) Social Media
2 7 (87.50%) iRise
2 7 (87.50%) Release Management
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (87.50%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 7 (87.50%) XPath
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 7 (87.50%) Maven

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Project Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Project Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) XML Schema
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (87.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) API Development
2 7 (87.50%) Release Management
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) XQuery
2 7 (87.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) iRise