The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East / Home Counties
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 7 8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties - 13.04% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £47,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +56.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Home Counties
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 6.25% 13.04% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £32,500 £47,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.85% -27.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Home Counties citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the Home Counties

Unix
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in the Home Counties.

Salary trend for Unix in the Home Counties