The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / South East
Rank 60 54 44
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 643 956 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.34% 4.96% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.61% 16.37% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 519 787 905
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,450
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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4119 5841 5951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.83% 30.33% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 5068 4988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Unix
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Unix in the South East

Unix
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in the South East

Unix
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire +3 215 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Surrey -1 143 £50,500 +12.22% 22
Hampshire -11 123 £45,000 -4.25% 22
West Sussex +37 55 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Oxfordshire +16 36 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Buckinghamshire -31 35 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Kent +10 33 £39,000 +20.00% 6
East Sussex -11 10 £33,000 -34.00% 3
Sussex - 5 £55,000 - 1
Middlesex +8 3 £37,500 -17.12%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1026 (69.94%) Linux
2 581 (39.60%) Windows
3 482 (32.86%) Java
4 414 (28.22%) Oracle
5 366 (24.95%) SQL
6 328 (22.36%) Finance
7 295 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
8 266 (18.13%) Python
9 256 (17.45%) TCP/IP
10 253 (17.25%) Perl
11 225 (15.34%) VMware
12 201 (13.70%) Solaris
12 201 (13.70%) Shell Script
13 185 (12.61%) Firewall
14 183 (12.47%) C++
14 183 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 182 (12.41%) Degree
16 181 (12.34%) Red Hat
17 177 (12.07%) Software Engineering
18 161 (10.97%) C
19 157 (10.70%) MySQL
20 155 (10.57%) Security Cleared
21 152 (10.36%) Microsoft
22 147 (10.02%) Cisco
23 143 (9.75%) Data Centre
24 142 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
25 141 (9.61%) JavaScript
26 140 (9.54%) SQL Server
27 139 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 137 (9.34%) DevOps

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 129 (8.79%) Apache
2 115 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 93 (6.34%) JBoss
4 78 (5.32%) WebLogic
5 52 (3.54%) WebSphere
6 46 (3.14%) IIS
6 46 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 28 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 12 (0.82%) CMS
10 11 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.75%) IBM Notes
10 11 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (0.61%) CICS
12 9 (0.61%) Confluence
12 9 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (0.61%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.41%) Jetty
13 6 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 67 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.09%) MS Office
3 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.14%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.068%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 25 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.82%) Teamcenter
5 11 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 6 (0.41%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle BRM
10 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 106 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.09%) SaaS
3 26 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.43%) IaaS
5 20 (1.36%) PaaS
6 16 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.95%) GitHub
8 9 (0.61%) Office 365
9 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.41%) Responsys
9 6 (0.41%) Taleo
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.20%) G Suite
10 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.068%) Heroku
11 1 (0.068%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 256 (17.45%) TCP/IP
2 185 (12.61%) Firewall
3 94 (6.41%) DNS
4 86 (5.86%) SSL
5 85 (5.79%) HTTP
6 82 (5.59%) SAN
7 69 (4.70%) LDAP
8 49 (3.34%) VPN
9 44 (3.00%) DHCP
10 39 (2.66%) LAN
10 39 (2.66%) WAN
11 38 (2.59%) SMTP
12 37 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
13 35 (2.39%) Network Security
14 33 (2.25%) Internet
14 33 (2.25%) SSH
15 32 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (2.04%) FTP
17 27 (1.84%) BGP
18 22 (1.50%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.70%) MySQL
2 140 (9.54%) SQL Server
3 122 (8.32%) Oracle Database
4 88 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 56 (3.82%) DB2
6 55 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 45 (3.07%) NoSQL
8 39 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (2.59%) Hadoop
9 38 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (2.52%) Big Data
10 37 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 33 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
13 24 (1.64%) MongoDB
14 23 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (1.50%) DataStage
16 21 (1.43%) OLTP
17 20 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 112 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 91 (6.20%) Jenkins
3 51 (3.48%) Selenium
4 50 (3.41%) Maven
5 44 (3.00%) Ant
6 40 (2.73%) JIRA
7 30 (2.04%) JUnit
8 29 (1.98%) Subversion
9 27 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (1.43%) Eclipse
10 21 (1.43%) Toad
11 19 (1.30%) Gradle
11 19 (1.30%) JMeter
12 18 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (1.02%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
16 12 (0.82%) Vagrant
17 9 (0.61%) ProC
18 8 (0.55%) TestNG
General
1 328 (22.36%) Finance
2 111 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 71 (4.84%) Banking
4 37 (2.52%) French Language
4 37 (2.52%) German Language
4 37 (2.52%) Marketing
5 35 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 24 (1.64%) Retail
7 21 (1.43%) Electronics
7 21 (1.43%) Military
8 19 (1.30%) Automotive
9 18 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.09%) Aerospace
11 10 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
13 8 (0.55%) Back Office
13 8 (0.55%) Games
14 6 (0.41%) Billing
15 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 240 (16.36%) Developer
2 147 (10.02%) Linux Engineer
3 123 (8.38%) Analyst
4 121 (8.25%) Administrator
5 99 (6.75%) Unix Engineer
6 85 (5.79%) Support Engineer
7 84 (5.73%) Consultant
8 82 (5.59%) Java Developer
9 78 (5.32%) Security Engineer
10 77 (5.25%) Software Engineer
11 71 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
12 70 (4.77%) DevOps Engineer
13 64 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
14 61 (4.16%) Architect
15 59 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 58 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
17 48 (3.27%) DBA
18 44 (3.00%) Network Engineer
18 44 (3.00%) Team Leader
19 42 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (9.00%) HTML
2 122 (8.32%) Web Services
2 122 (8.32%) XML
3 118 (8.04%) Spring
4 112 (7.63%) Middleware
5 107 (7.29%) J2EE
6 100 (6.82%) .NET
7 71 (4.84%) CSS
8 49 (3.34%) Hibernate
9 47 (3.20%) SOAP
10 44 (3.00%) REST
11 39 (2.66%) JSP
12 37 (2.52%) LAMP
13 31 (2.11%) Ajax
14 30 (2.04%) JMS
15 28 (1.91%) JSF
15 28 (1.91%) JSON
16 26 (1.77%) jQuery
17 25 (1.70%) WebSphere MQ
18 23 (1.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 143 (9.75%) Data Centre
2 102 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 98 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.48%) Replication
6 39 (2.66%) Clustering
7 33 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
8 25 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 24 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.64%) Cyber Attack
9 24 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (1.36%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.30%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.16%) User Experience
13 15 (1.02%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.89%) DataPower
14 13 (0.89%) HACMP
15 12 (0.82%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.61%) AS400
16 9 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1026 (69.94%) Linux
2 581 (39.60%) Windows
3 201 (13.70%) Solaris
4 139 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 113 (7.70%) Windows Server
6 106 (7.23%) AIX
7 65 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (3.34%) CentOS
10 42 (2.86%) Windows 2000
11 22 (1.50%) Mac OS
12 21 (1.43%) Ubuntu
13 18 (1.23%) HPUX
14 15 (1.02%) Debian
15 14 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.89%) Apple iOS
16 13 (0.89%) SUSE
17 12 (0.82%) Android
18 11 (0.75%) Windows NT
19 10 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (12.07%) Software Engineering
3 142 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
4 137 (9.34%) DevOps
5 130 (8.86%) ITIL
6 111 (7.57%) Open Source
7 110 (7.50%) Project Management
8 109 (7.43%) Information Security
9 106 (7.23%) Risk Management
10 100 (6.82%) Scrum
11 97 (6.61%) Mentoring
12 94 (6.41%) Change Management
12 94 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 81 (5.52%) High Availability
13 81 (5.52%) Migration
14 78 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (5.25%) Configuration Management
16 73 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
16 73 (4.98%) OO
17 67 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 482 (32.86%) Java
2 366 (24.95%) SQL
3 266 (18.13%) Python
4 253 (17.25%) Perl
5 201 (13.70%) Shell Script
6 183 (12.47%) C++
7 161 (10.97%) C
8 141 (9.61%) JavaScript
9 136 (9.27%) C#
10 124 (8.45%) Bash Shell
11 119 (8.11%) PL/SQL
12 104 (7.09%) PowerShell
13 94 (6.41%) PHP
14 93 (6.34%) Ruby
15 58 (3.95%) VB
16 42 (2.86%) T-SQL
17 32 (2.18%) Bourne shell
18 27 (1.84%) Scala
19 25 (1.70%) Go
20 18 (1.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 182 (12.41%) Degree
2 155 (10.57%) Security Cleared
3 102 (6.95%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (2.79%) CCNA
6 32 (2.18%) DV Cleared
7 28 (1.91%) CISSP
8 27 (1.84%) ISEB
9 21 (1.43%) CEH
10 20 (1.36%) CCNP
11 18 (1.23%) ISTQB
11 18 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (1.02%) CISM
13 14 (0.95%) CCIE
13 14 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.89%) MCSE
15 11 (0.75%) CCSP
16 10 (0.68%) AWS Certification
16 10 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
16 10 (0.68%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.00%) SLA
2 69 (4.70%) QA
3 39 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.27%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) PMO
9 2 (0.14%) SEPA
10 1 (0.068%) COBIT
10 1 (0.068%) COSO
10 1 (0.068%) HL7
10 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.068%) ISO22301
System Software
1 183 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (4.57%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.45%) VMware ESX
4 33 (2.25%) Docker
5 30 (2.04%) Firmware
5 30 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
6 25 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (1.64%) Samba
8 23 (1.57%) Hyper-V
9 18 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (1.16%) NFS
10 17 (1.16%) XenServer
11 16 (1.09%) iptables
11 16 (1.09%) vSphere
12 15 (1.02%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 12 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (0.61%) GlusterFS
15 7 (0.48%) HDFS
15 7 (0.48%) LXC
15 7 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 132 (9.00%) Puppet
2 86 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (5.18%) Red Hat Satellite
4 55 (3.75%) Ansible
4 55 (3.75%) Nagios
5 52 (3.54%) NetBackup
6 39 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 32 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 30 (2.04%) Tivoli
9 27 (1.84%) Salt
10 26 (1.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 26 (1.77%) Oracle ZFS
11 25 (1.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 21 (1.43%) Data Guard
12 21 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 20 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
14 18 (1.23%) Cacti
15 17 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
15 17 (1.16%) SELinux
16 14 (0.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 414 (28.22%) Oracle
2 225 (15.34%) VMware
3 181 (12.34%) Red Hat
4 152 (10.36%) Microsoft
5 147 (10.02%) Cisco
6 123 (8.38%) IBM
7 98 (6.68%) F5
8 88 (6.00%) CheckPoint
9 83 (5.66%) Juniper
10 81 (5.52%) Palo Alto
11 78 (5.32%) HP
12 72 (4.91%) Blue Coat
13 66 (4.50%) Sun
14 60 (4.09%) NetApp
15 43 (2.93%) Crossbeam
15 43 (2.93%) Sourcefire
16 40 (2.73%) Citrix
16 40 (2.73%) Veritas
17 34 (2.32%) EMC
18 30 (2.04%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum up to 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago