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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 677 812 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.61% 4.45% 5.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.93% 14.89% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 541 671 1051
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  

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 4250 5454 6293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.91% 29.92% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 4753 5311
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 June 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 June 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 -1 221 £50,000 - 15
Surrey +7 155 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Hampshire -25 103 £50,000 +21.95% 14
West Sussex +33 68 £45,000 -8.62% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 50 £44,000 +6.66% 6
Oxfordshire +26 43 £50,000 -23.07% 6
East Sussex +10 22 £50,000 - 1
Kent +12 13 £39,000 +39.28% 3
Middlesex +10 6 - - 1
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 915 (69.32%) Linux
2 536 (40.61%) Windows
3 442 (33.48%) Java
4 401 (30.38%) SQL
5 394 (29.85%) Oracle
6 306 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
7 277 (20.98%) Python
8 261 (19.77%) Perl
9 254 (19.24%) Finance
10 218 (16.52%) C++
11 214 (16.21%) Degree
12 197 (14.92%) TCP/IP
13 196 (14.85%) C
14 194 (14.70%) Firewall
15 189 (14.32%) Security Cleared
16 178 (13.48%) Solaris
17 172 (13.03%) PL/SQL
17 172 (13.03%) Software Engineering
18 170 (12.88%) VMware
19 168 (12.73%) Shell Script
20 155 (11.74%) ITIL
21 153 (11.59%) Cisco
22 147 (11.14%) JavaScript
23 142 (10.76%) DevOps
24 135 (10.23%) Red Hat
25 132 (10.00%) Git (software)
25 132 (10.00%) Oracle Database
26 129 (9.77%) MySQL
27 127 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
28 126 (9.55%) Amazon AWS

Unix
Co-occurring 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 81 (6.14%) Apache
2 70 (5.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 68 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 53 (4.02%) Tomcat
5 44 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 41 (3.11%) JBoss
7 37 (2.80%) IIS
8 35 (2.65%) Confluence
9 23 (1.74%) SharePoint
10 19 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 16 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (1.14%) CMS
12 15 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
13 12 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 12 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
13 12 (0.91%) SAS
14 11 (0.83%) nginx
15 9 (0.68%) OpenStack
16 8 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
17 7 (0.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.38%) EngageOne
3 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 27 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
2 21 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.06%) Teamcenter
4 9 (0.68%) Oracle BRM
5 8 (0.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 8 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.30%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.23%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.076%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 126 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.71%) SaaS
3 44 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.44%) PaaS
5 17 (1.29%) IaaS
6 16 (1.21%) Office 365
7 15 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.76%) Trello
9 9 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.68%) GitHub
10 6 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.45%) G Suite
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 4 (0.30%) Responsys
11 4 (0.30%) Taleo
12 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 197 (14.92%) TCP/IP
2 194 (14.70%) Firewall
3 95 (7.20%) DNS
4 75 (5.68%) HTTP
5 59 (4.47%) SSL
6 51 (3.86%) SAN
7 42 (3.18%) BGP
8 40 (3.03%) SS7
9 39 (2.95%) LDAP
9 39 (2.95%) WAN
10 37 (2.80%) OSPF
11 34 (2.58%) LAN
12 33 (2.50%) DHCP
12 33 (2.50%) Ethernet
12 33 (2.50%) Internet
13 32 (2.42%) Network Security
14 30 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (2.05%) VoIP
16 24 (1.82%) VPN
17 20 (1.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 129 (9.77%) MySQL
3 109 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 86 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 74 (5.61%) NoSQL
6 72 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 65 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
8 60 (4.55%) DB2
9 51 (3.86%) RDBMS
10 43 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (2.65%) MongoDB
13 34 (2.58%) Hadoop
14 33 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
15 28 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.52%) Big Data
16 20 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
16 20 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 132 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 91 (6.89%) Jenkins
3 81 (6.14%) Maven
4 76 (5.76%) JIRA
5 64 (4.85%) Subversion
6 59 (4.47%) Ant
7 56 (4.24%) Selenium
8 33 (2.50%) Gradle
9 29 (2.20%) JUnit
10 26 (1.97%) Eclipse
11 25 (1.89%) Vagrant
12 24 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
12 24 (1.82%) ProC
13 22 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
14 20 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
15 16 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
16 15 (1.14%) InstallShield
16 15 (1.14%) PVCS
17 13 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (0.98%) Redmine
General
1 254 (19.24%) Finance
2 111 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 51 (3.86%) Automotive
4 43 (3.26%) Banking
5 41 (3.11%) Digital Economy
6 39 (2.95%) German Language
7 38 (2.88%) French Language
8 35 (2.65%) Aerospace
9 30 (2.27%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.82%) Marketing
11 20 (1.52%) Military
12 18 (1.36%) Retail
13 15 (1.14%) Electronics
14 10 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.76%) Publishing
14 10 (0.76%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.68%) Billing
16 6 (0.45%) Back Office
16 6 (0.45%) Legal
17 5 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 224 (16.97%) Developer
2 123 (9.32%) Linux Engineer
3 121 (9.17%) Administrator
4 100 (7.58%) Analyst
5 90 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 86 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 84 (6.36%) Unix Engineer
8 79 (5.98%) Java Developer
9 75 (5.68%) Security Engineer
10 73 (5.53%) DevOps Engineer
11 70 (5.30%) Consultant
11 70 (5.30%) Software Engineer
12 68 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
13 61 (4.62%) Applications Support
14 59 (4.47%) Linux Administrator
15 58 (4.39%) Team Leader
16 55 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
17 48 (3.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 44 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
19 43 (3.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (9.32%) XML
2 109 (8.26%) HTML
2 109 (8.26%) Spring
3 100 (7.58%) Web Services
4 82 (6.21%) J2EE
5 74 (5.61%) Middleware
6 67 (5.08%) SOAP
7 58 (4.39%) REST
8 57 (4.32%) .NET
8 57 (4.32%) CSS
9 49 (3.71%) Hibernate
10 38 (2.88%) JMS
10 38 (2.88%) JSON
11 37 (2.80%) EJB
12 36 (2.73%) XSLT
13 35 (2.65%) JSP
14 29 (2.20%) XSD
15 25 (1.89%) JPA
15 25 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
16 24 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 110 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 84 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (5.30%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.35%) Replication
6 29 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
7 26 (1.97%) Cyber Attack
8 21 (1.59%) Smartphone
9 20 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.52%) User Experience
10 19 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 15 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (1.14%) PKI
11 15 (1.14%) Public Cloud
12 13 (0.98%) Cybercrime
12 13 (0.98%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.83%) DataPower
13 11 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 915 (69.32%) Linux
2 536 (40.61%) Windows
3 178 (13.48%) Solaris
4 118 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 96 (7.27%) Windows Server
6 95 (7.20%) AIX
7 48 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (3.11%) CentOS
10 34 (2.58%) Android
10 34 (2.58%) Debian
11 30 (2.27%) Windows 2000
12 25 (1.89%) Ubuntu
13 18 (1.36%) HPUX
14 17 (1.29%) Mac OS
15 13 (0.98%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.68%) zOS
17 8 (0.61%) IRIX
17 8 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (13.03%) Software Engineering
3 155 (11.74%) ITIL
4 142 (10.76%) DevOps
5 116 (8.79%) SDLC
6 108 (8.18%) Scrum
7 101 (7.65%) Mentoring
8 96 (7.27%) Project Management
9 93 (7.05%) SOA
10 91 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
12 82 (6.21%) Test Automation
13 77 (5.83%) Open Source
14 75 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
15 73 (5.53%) Configuration Management
16 69 (5.23%) OO
17 64 (4.85%) Waterfall
18 63 (4.77%) Change Management
19 62 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
20 57 (4.32%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 442 (33.48%) Java
2 401 (30.38%) SQL
3 277 (20.98%) Python
4 261 (19.77%) Perl
5 218 (16.52%) C++
6 196 (14.85%) C
7 172 (13.03%) PL/SQL
8 168 (12.73%) Shell Script
9 147 (11.14%) JavaScript
10 120 (9.09%) Bash Shell
11 107 (8.11%) Ruby
12 106 (8.03%) C#
13 75 (5.68%) PHP
14 67 (5.08%) PowerShell
15 44 (3.33%) VB
16 34 (2.58%) Scala
17 33 (2.50%) Korn
18 26 (1.97%) T-SQL
19 24 (1.82%) Bourne shell
20 22 (1.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 214 (16.21%) Degree
2 189 (14.32%) Security Cleared
3 105 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 65 (4.92%) DV Cleared
5 46 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 45 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (2.27%) CCNA
7 30 (2.27%) ISEB
8 28 (2.12%) CISSP
9 25 (1.89%) ISTQB
10 24 (1.82%) CCNP
11 20 (1.52%) PMP
12 18 (1.36%) CEH
13 17 (1.29%) PMI Certification
14 16 (1.21%) APMG
15 14 (1.06%) Master's Degree
16 13 (0.98%) CISM
16 13 (0.98%) JNCIA
17 11 (0.83%) CCIE
17 11 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (6.97%) QA
2 86 (6.52%) SLA
3 15 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.30%) PMO
6 4 (0.30%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.30%) SSAE 16
7 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 127 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 34 (2.58%) Docker
4 32 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (1.82%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
7 17 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (1.29%) NFS
8 15 (1.14%) GlusterFS
8 15 (1.14%) HDFS
9 14 (1.06%) Firmware
10 13 (0.98%) Samba
11 11 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (0.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 9 (0.68%) vSphere
14 7 (0.53%) XenServer
15 6 (0.45%) LXC
16 5 (0.38%) iptables
16 5 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 123 (9.32%) Puppet
2 101 (7.65%) Ansible
3 80 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (3.33%) Nagios
5 37 (2.80%) Red Hat Satellite
5 37 (2.80%) Salt
6 31 (2.35%) NetBackup
6 31 (2.35%) Tivoli
7 29 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 27 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
9 23 (1.74%) Oracle ZFS
10 16 (1.21%) Data Guard
11 15 (1.14%) Cacti
11 15 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 14 (1.06%) vCenter Server
13 13 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
13 13 (0.98%) Kubernetes
13 13 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 13 (0.98%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 394 (29.85%) Oracle
2 170 (12.88%) VMware
3 153 (11.59%) Cisco
4 135 (10.23%) Red Hat
5 107 (8.11%) Juniper
6 100 (7.58%) Microsoft
7 90 (6.82%) F5
8 82 (6.21%) Palo Alto
9 80 (6.06%) IBM
10 73 (5.53%) CheckPoint
11 57 (4.32%) Blue Coat
12 49 (3.71%) Sun
13 41 (3.11%) HP
14 38 (2.88%) EMC
15 32 (2.42%) Crossbeam
16 30 (2.27%) NetApp
16 30 (2.27%) Sourcefire
17 27 (2.05%) Veritas
18 23 (1.74%) Citrix
19 21 (1.59%) Remedy
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 10% shift bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35000 - 45000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35000 - 45000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,893 to £44,289 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago