The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South East / Kent
Rank 46 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 34 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.26% 3.88% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.65% 12.83% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 30
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £75,000
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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 173 343 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 21.65% 30.22% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 139 298 314
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Unix
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Unix in Kent

Unix
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Kent over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Kent

Unix
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone 0 8 £37,000 +13.84% 2
Chatham - 6 £30,000 -
Maidstone -9 4 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Unix.

1 45 (63.38%) IBM
2 36 (50.70%) Windows
3 31 (43.66%) Oracle
3 31 (43.66%) Oracle Database
4 26 (36.62%) AIX
5 25 (35.21%) Linux
6 23 (32.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 22 (30.99%) Finance
7 22 (30.99%) Tivoli
8 19 (26.76%) LANDesk
8 19 (26.76%) SolarWinds
9 18 (25.35%) Data Guard
9 18 (25.35%) High Availability
9 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
9 18 (25.35%) Replication
9 18 (25.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (25.35%) Asset Management
9 18 (25.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 18 (25.35%) Shell Script
9 18 (25.35%) Toad
9 18 (25.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 18 (25.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 18 (25.35%) Patch Management
10 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
10 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
11 15 (21.13%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (19.72%) VB
12 14 (19.72%) PHP
13 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.31%) Solaris

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) SNMP
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) LDAP
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) Oracle Database
2 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
2 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.23%) Informix
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Toad
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Systems Engineer
1 25 (35.21%) Unix Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) DBA
2 21 (29.58%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) Senior DBA
4 17 (23.94%) Oracle DBA
4 17 (23.94%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 13 (18.31%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
7 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Developer
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
8 7 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) CSS
1 11 (15.49%) HTML
2 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
2 10 (14.08%) SOAP
2 10 (14.08%) Web Services
2 10 (14.08%) XHTML
2 10 (14.08%) XML
2 10 (14.08%) XSLT
3 3 (4.23%) YAML
4 1 (1.41%) FFmpeg
4 1 (1.41%) Middleware
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Replication
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) e-Health
4 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.70%) Windows
2 26 (36.62%) AIX
3 25 (35.21%) Linux
4 13 (18.31%) Solaris
4 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
5 10 (14.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 18 (25.35%) Asset Management
2 18 (25.35%) High Availability
2 18 (25.35%) Patch Management
3 10 (14.08%) Change Control
3 10 (14.08%) Functional Testing
3 10 (14.08%) OO
3 10 (14.08%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (14.08%) Open Source
3 10 (14.08%) Software Testing
3 10 (14.08%) UML
3 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.86%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (9.86%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.04%) Change Management
5 5 (7.04%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 4 (5.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
1 18 (25.35%) Shell Script
2 14 (19.72%) PHP
2 14 (19.72%) VB
3 11 (15.49%) C#
3 11 (15.49%) Java
4 10 (14.08%) ECMAScript
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.27%) SQL
6 7 (9.86%) VBScript
7 4 (5.63%) C
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) Python
8 3 (4.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
1 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) CCIE
2 3 (4.23%) CCNA
2 3 (4.23%) CCNP
2 3 (4.23%) CCSP
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Tivoli
2 18 (25.35%) Data Guard
2 18 (25.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 18 (25.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (25.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (25.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (5.63%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (5.63%) Nagios
3 4 (5.63%) OpenView
3 4 (5.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (4.23%) Ansible
4 3 (4.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) IBM
2 31 (43.66%) Oracle
3 19 (26.76%) LANDesk
3 19 (26.76%) SolarWinds
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.63%) BMC
5 4 (5.63%) CA
5 4 (5.63%) Compuware
5 4 (5.63%) Dynatrace
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) Nimsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Sybase
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + other benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: £39,000 p.a plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 25 days ago