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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.55% 8.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 31.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
12 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.64% 25.81% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Average salary £57,500 £31,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.10% -29.44%
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 28 April 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
4 4 (57.14%) XQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) XPath
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Release Management
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Behat
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
1 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) XQuery
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) iRise
2 2 (28.57%) VMware