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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 11 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.14% - 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
17 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 40.48% 32.73% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 12
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Sussex

UNIX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Behat
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware