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

Unix
England / South East
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 63 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 649 814 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.57% 4.45% 5.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.65% 14.68% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 521 672 1029
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,695 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.55%  

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 4148 5545 6147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 29.21% 30.29% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3525 4797 5166
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +1 212 £47,500 -5.00% 14
Surrey +11 151 £52,500 +10.52% 22
Hampshire -11 110 £45,000 +9.75% 12
West Sussex +42 57 £50,000 +7.52% 5
Buckinghamshire -3 48 £43,000 -9.47% 6
Oxfordshire +22 39 £50,000 -23.07% 10
East Sussex +3 20 £33,000 -34.00% 2
Kent +20 13 £39,500 +51.92% 3
Middlesex +6 6 - -
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 934 (69.70%) Linux
2 559 (41.72%) Windows
3 446 (33.28%) Java
4 388 (28.96%) SQL
5 386 (28.81%) Oracle
6 301 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
7 280 (20.90%) Python
8 255 (19.03%) Perl
9 250 (18.66%) Finance
10 219 (16.34%) C++
11 212 (15.82%) Degree
12 201 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 188 (14.03%) C
14 186 (13.88%) Firewall
15 180 (13.43%) Security Cleared
16 178 (13.28%) VMware
16 178 (13.28%) Shell Script
17 176 (13.13%) Software Engineering
18 171 (12.76%) Solaris
19 161 (12.01%) PL/SQL
20 156 (11.64%) Cisco
21 148 (11.04%) JavaScript
21 148 (11.04%) DevOps
22 142 (10.60%) ITIL
23 138 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
24 137 (10.22%) MySQL
25 135 (10.07%) Puppet
26 132 (9.85%) Oracle Database
27 123 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
27 123 (9.18%) Red Hat

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 88 (6.57%) Apache
2 69 (5.15%) WebLogic
3 67 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 63 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 49 (3.66%) JBoss
6 43 (3.21%) WebSphere
7 41 (3.06%) IIS
8 29 (2.16%) SharePoint
9 25 (1.87%) Confluence
10 18 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
12 15 (1.12%) CMS
12 15 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
14 12 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.67%) OpenStack
16 8 (0.60%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
16 8 (0.60%) nginx
16 8 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.30%) EngageOne
3 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.15%) Simulink
6 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.97%) Teamcenter
4 10 (0.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 9 (0.67%) Oracle BRM
6 8 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.45%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.22%) Infor M3
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.075%) Oracle HRMS
12 1 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.075%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 123 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (4.48%) SaaS
3 42 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.72%) PaaS
5 20 (1.49%) IaaS
6 19 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.19%) Office 365
8 9 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.67%) GitHub
9 8 (0.60%) Trello
10 7 (0.52%) G Suite
11 6 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 6 (0.45%) Responsys
11 6 (0.45%) Taleo
12 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.075%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 201 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 186 (13.88%) Firewall
3 89 (6.64%) DNS
4 88 (6.57%) HTTP
5 67 (5.00%) SSL
6 52 (3.88%) SAN
7 42 (3.13%) LDAP
8 39 (2.91%) WAN
9 34 (2.54%) BGP
9 34 (2.54%) LAN
10 33 (2.46%) Network Security
10 33 (2.46%) SS7
11 31 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 31 (2.31%) DHCP
11 31 (2.31%) VPN
12 30 (2.24%) OSPF
13 29 (2.16%) Ethernet
14 25 (1.87%) VoIP
15 23 (1.72%) Internet
16 19 (1.42%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (10.22%) MySQL
2 132 (9.85%) Oracle Database
3 115 (8.58%) SQL Server
4 91 (6.79%) Relational Database
5 69 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 63 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 55 (4.10%) RDBMS
8 54 (4.03%) DB2
8 54 (4.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 40 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (2.69%) Hadoop
12 30 (2.24%) MongoDB
13 28 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
14 24 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
15 20 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (1.34%) Big Data
16 18 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 121 (9.03%) Git (software)
2 94 (7.01%) Jenkins
3 72 (5.37%) Maven
4 63 (4.70%) Ant
4 63 (4.70%) JIRA
5 55 (4.10%) Selenium
6 52 (3.88%) Subversion
7 31 (2.31%) Gradle
8 29 (2.16%) JUnit
9 26 (1.94%) Eclipse
10 24 (1.79%) Vagrant
11 22 (1.64%) Apache Ivy
12 19 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
12 19 (1.42%) ProC
13 16 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
14 15 (1.12%) JMeter
14 15 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
15 14 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (0.90%) InstallShield
16 12 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 250 (18.66%) Finance
2 109 (8.13%) Telecoms
3 50 (3.73%) Banking
4 47 (3.51%) Digital Economy
5 43 (3.21%) Automotive
6 34 (2.54%) French Language
6 34 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 33 (2.46%) German Language
8 28 (2.09%) Aerospace
8 28 (2.09%) Marketing
9 22 (1.64%) Retail
10 21 (1.57%) Military
11 16 (1.19%) Electronics
12 15 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.75%) Billing
13 10 (0.75%) Spanish Language
14 8 (0.60%) Publishing
15 6 (0.45%) Games
16 4 (0.30%) Back Office
16 4 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 220 (16.42%) Developer
2 122 (9.10%) Linux Engineer
3 108 (8.06%) Administrator
4 99 (7.39%) Analyst
5 89 (6.64%) Unix Engineer
6 88 (6.57%) Support Engineer
7 82 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 78 (5.82%) Java Developer
8 78 (5.82%) Network Engineer
9 74 (5.52%) Security Engineer
9 74 (5.52%) Software Engineer
10 65 (4.85%) Consultant
11 64 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
12 61 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
13 56 (4.18%) Team Leader
14 53 (3.96%) Applications Support
15 50 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
16 49 (3.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 43 (3.21%) Juniper Engineer
17 43 (3.21%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (8.66%) XML
2 110 (8.21%) Spring
3 109 (8.13%) HTML
4 104 (7.76%) Web Services
5 84 (6.27%) J2EE
6 82 (6.12%) Middleware
7 64 (4.78%) SOAP
8 63 (4.70%) CSS
9 60 (4.48%) .NET
10 57 (4.25%) REST
11 44 (3.28%) Hibernate
12 37 (2.76%) JSON
13 34 (2.54%) JSP
14 32 (2.39%) JMS
14 32 (2.39%) XSLT
15 30 (2.24%) EJB
16 25 (1.87%) WebSphere MQ
17 24 (1.79%) Ajax
17 24 (1.79%) XSD
18 23 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 106 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 83 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (5.60%) Management Information System
5 33 (2.46%) Replication
6 27 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
7 26 (1.94%) Cyber Attack
8 23 (1.72%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.57%) User Experience
11 19 (1.42%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.27%) Private Cloud
13 16 (1.19%) Smartphone
14 15 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 14 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (0.97%) DataPower
17 12 (0.90%) Clustering
18 11 (0.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
19 10 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 934 (69.70%) Linux
2 559 (41.72%) Windows
3 171 (12.76%) Solaris
4 111 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 101 (7.54%) AIX
5 101 (7.54%) Windows Server
6 50 (3.73%) CentOS
6 50 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (2.46%) Windows 2000
9 28 (2.09%) Android
10 27 (2.01%) Debian
11 24 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 19 (1.42%) HPUX
13 17 (1.27%) Mac OS
14 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.67%) zOS
16 8 (0.60%) IRIX
17 7 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (0.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (13.13%) Software Engineering
3 148 (11.04%) DevOps
4 142 (10.60%) ITIL
5 101 (7.54%) Mentoring
6 98 (7.31%) SDLC
7 97 (7.24%) Scrum
8 92 (6.87%) Project Management
9 91 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
10 89 (6.64%) SOA
11 85 (6.34%) Performance Tuning
12 78 (5.82%) Open Source
13 77 (5.75%) Configuration Management
13 77 (5.75%) Test Automation
14 71 (5.30%) Information Security
14 71 (5.30%) OO
15 70 (5.22%) Cybersecurity
16 64 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
18 58 (4.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 446 (33.28%) Java
2 388 (28.96%) SQL
3 280 (20.90%) Python
4 255 (19.03%) Perl
5 219 (16.34%) C++
6 188 (14.03%) C
7 178 (13.28%) Shell Script
8 161 (12.01%) PL/SQL
9 148 (11.04%) JavaScript
10 114 (8.51%) Bash Shell
11 108 (8.06%) Ruby
12 102 (7.61%) C#
13 77 (5.75%) PowerShell
14 72 (5.37%) PHP
15 45 (3.36%) VB
16 33 (2.46%) Scala
17 29 (2.16%) Bourne shell
17 29 (2.16%) T-SQL
18 27 (2.01%) Korn
19 21 (1.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 212 (15.82%) Degree
2 180 (13.43%) Security Cleared
3 106 (7.91%) SC Cleared
4 52 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 49 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 36 (2.69%) CCNA
8 30 (2.24%) ISEB
9 25 (1.87%) CISSP
10 24 (1.79%) CCNP
11 21 (1.57%) ISTQB
12 17 (1.27%) PMP
13 15 (1.12%) CEH
14 14 (1.04%) CCIE
14 14 (1.04%) CCSP
14 14 (1.04%) Master's Degree
14 14 (1.04%) PMI Certification
15 13 (0.97%) APMG
15 13 (0.97%) CISM
16 11 (0.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.42%) QA
2 81 (6.04%) SLA
3 15 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.30%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.15%) SEPA
9 1 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27002
9 1 (0.075%) PMO
9 1 (0.075%) SAS 70
System Software
1 138 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.84%) Docker
4 34 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
5 31 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (2.01%) Hyper-V
7 26 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 16 (1.19%) NFS
10 15 (1.12%) Firmware
10 15 (1.12%) HDFS
10 15 (1.12%) XenServer
11 12 (0.90%) Samba
12 10 (0.75%) GlusterFS
12 10 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.60%) LXC
13 8 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 7 (0.52%) iptables
15 6 (0.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 6 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 135 (10.07%) Puppet
2 98 (7.31%) Ansible
3 97 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (3.06%) Nagios
5 37 (2.76%) Salt
6 36 (2.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 32 (2.39%) Red Hat Satellite
8 31 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 28 (2.09%) NetBackup
10 27 (2.01%) Tivoli
11 20 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
12 18 (1.34%) Data Guard
13 17 (1.27%) Kubernetes
14 16 (1.19%) Cacti
15 15 (1.12%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 15 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 15 (1.12%) ZABBIX
16 14 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 14 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
17 12 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 386 (28.81%) Oracle
2 178 (13.28%) VMware
3 156 (11.64%) Cisco
4 123 (9.18%) Red Hat
5 112 (8.36%) Microsoft
6 96 (7.16%) Juniper
7 94 (7.01%) F5
8 89 (6.64%) IBM
9 81 (6.04%) CheckPoint
9 81 (6.04%) Palo Alto
10 63 (4.70%) Blue Coat
11 44 (3.28%) Sun
12 41 (3.06%) HP
13 35 (2.61%) Crossbeam
14 34 (2.54%) EMC
15 33 (2.46%) Sourcefire
16 31 (2.31%) Citrix
17 26 (1.94%) NetApp
18 23 (1.72%) SolarWinds
18 23 (1.72%) Veritas
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexi-time, 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000- 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + Car + Bonus + Flex Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
mpb.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 basic + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago