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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.96% 2.20% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 11.76% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
8 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 15.69% 18.68% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) Ant
1 8 (88.89%) J2SE
1 8 (88.89%) Code Coverage
1 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) TeamCity
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Hudson
1 8 (88.89%) Build Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Ant
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) TeamCity
1 8 (88.89%) Hudson
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Build Manager
1 8 (88.89%) Build Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Build Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) J2SE
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Code Coverage
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Build Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++