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

Unix
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 56 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 650 965 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.34% 4.92% 5.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.64% 16.17% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 521 794 930
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 4155 5968 6034
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.73% 30.43% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 5181 5068
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £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 30 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 30 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 +2 210 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Surrey +3 149 £50,000 +11.11% 25
Hampshire -12 123 £45,000 - 16
West Sussex +36 57 £54,500 +31.32% 3
Oxfordshire +13 38 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -24 37 £46,250 -2.63% 7
Kent +13 34 £37,500 +15.38% 5
East Sussex -11 10 £33,000 -34.00% 6
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Middlesex +6 2 £43,750 -3.31%
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 1015 (69.81%) Linux
2 582 (40.03%) Windows
3 483 (33.22%) Java
4 408 (28.06%) Oracle
5 364 (25.03%) SQL
6 323 (22.21%) Finance
7 289 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
8 269 (18.50%) Python
9 255 (17.54%) Perl
10 252 (17.33%) TCP/IP
11 215 (14.79%) VMware
12 199 (13.69%) Shell Script
12 199 (13.69%) Solaris
13 190 (13.07%) C++
14 185 (12.72%) Firewall
15 183 (12.59%) Degree
16 178 (12.24%) Software Engineering
17 177 (12.17%) Red Hat
18 175 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
19 163 (11.21%) C
20 156 (10.73%) Security Cleared
21 154 (10.59%) MySQL
22 151 (10.39%) Microsoft
23 147 (10.11%) Cisco
24 140 (9.63%) JavaScript
24 140 (9.63%) DevOps
25 139 (9.56%) Data Centre
26 138 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
27 135 (9.28%) SQL Server
27 135 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 124 (8.53%) Apache
2 110 (7.57%) Tomcat
3 91 (6.26%) JBoss
4 77 (5.30%) WebLogic
5 50 (3.44%) WebSphere
6 49 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 45 (3.09%) IIS
8 27 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (1.38%) SharePoint
10 12 (0.83%) CMS
11 10 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 10 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.62%) CICS
12 9 (0.62%) Confluence
12 9 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
13 8 (0.55%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.41%) Jetty
15 5 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 70 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.03%) MS Office
3 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.069%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.83%) Teamcenter
5 10 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 10 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.41%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.21%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle BRM
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 104 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (4.20%) SaaS
3 23 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.44%) IaaS
4 21 (1.44%) PaaS
5 17 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.83%) GitHub
7 9 (0.62%) Office 365
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.41%) Responsys
8 6 (0.41%) Taleo
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) G Suite
9 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.21%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.069%) Heroku
10 1 (0.069%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 252 (17.33%) TCP/IP
2 185 (12.72%) Firewall
3 90 (6.19%) DNS
4 82 (5.64%) HTTP
4 82 (5.64%) SSL
5 80 (5.50%) SAN
6 66 (4.54%) LDAP
7 47 (3.23%) VPN
8 41 (2.82%) DHCP
9 39 (2.68%) WAN
10 38 (2.61%) LAN
11 35 (2.41%) Network Security
11 35 (2.41%) SMTP
12 34 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 33 (2.27%) Internet
14 32 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (2.13%) SSH
16 29 (1.99%) BGP
17 28 (1.93%) FTP
18 23 (1.58%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (10.59%) MySQL
2 135 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 125 (8.60%) Oracle Database
4 88 (6.05%) Relational Database
5 55 (3.78%) DB2
5 55 (3.78%) RDBMS
6 47 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 39 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 34 (2.34%) Big Data
12 32 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
14 24 (1.65%) MongoDB
15 23 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.44%) OLTP
17 20 (1.38%) DataStage
17 20 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 110 (7.57%) Git (software)
2 89 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 51 (3.51%) Maven
3 51 (3.51%) Selenium
4 45 (3.09%) Ant
5 40 (2.75%) JIRA
6 31 (2.13%) JUnit
7 29 (1.99%) Subversion
8 26 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (1.58%) Eclipse
10 21 (1.44%) Toad
11 20 (1.38%) Gradle
12 19 (1.31%) JMeter
13 18 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
15 14 (0.96%) Apache Ivy
15 14 (0.96%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.89%) Vagrant
17 9 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
17 9 (0.62%) ProC
General
1 323 (22.21%) Finance
2 108 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 71 (4.88%) Banking
4 37 (2.54%) Marketing
5 36 (2.48%) French Language
5 36 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 35 (2.41%) German Language
7 22 (1.51%) Retail
8 21 (1.44%) Electronics
8 21 (1.44%) Military
9 20 (1.38%) Automotive
10 18 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.17%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.62%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.55%) Games
13 8 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
14 7 (0.48%) Back Office
14 7 (0.48%) Billing
15 5 (0.34%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 236 (16.23%) Developer
2 143 (9.83%) Linux Engineer
3 127 (8.73%) Analyst
4 117 (8.05%) Administrator
5 98 (6.74%) Unix Engineer
6 86 (5.91%) Consultant
7 85 (5.85%) Support Engineer
8 80 (5.50%) Java Developer
9 78 (5.36%) Software Engineer
10 77 (5.30%) Security Engineer
11 70 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
12 68 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
13 63 (4.33%) Linux Administrator
14 58 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
15 56 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 54 (3.71%) Architect
17 50 (3.44%) Network Engineer
18 48 (3.30%) DBA
19 45 (3.09%) Team Leader
20 43 (2.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (9.01%) HTML
2 122 (8.39%) Web Services
3 121 (8.32%) XML
4 116 (7.98%) Spring
5 110 (7.57%) Middleware
6 104 (7.15%) J2EE
7 98 (6.74%) .NET
8 72 (4.95%) CSS
9 48 (3.30%) Hibernate
10 46 (3.16%) SOAP
11 42 (2.89%) REST
12 38 (2.61%) JSP
13 36 (2.48%) LAMP
14 30 (2.06%) Ajax
15 29 (1.99%) JSON
16 28 (1.93%) JMS
17 27 (1.86%) JSF
18 26 (1.79%) jQuery
19 24 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
20 23 (1.58%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.56%) Data Centre
2 102 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 96 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (5.16%) Management Information System
5 49 (3.37%) Replication
6 35 (2.41%) Clustering
7 33 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
8 25 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
9 24 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 23 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 23 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.17%) User Experience
13 16 (1.10%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.89%) DataPower
15 12 (0.83%) HACMP
16 11 (0.76%) Driving Licence
17 9 (0.62%) AS400
17 9 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1015 (69.81%) Linux
2 582 (40.03%) Windows
3 199 (13.69%) Solaris
4 135 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 115 (7.91%) Windows Server
6 105 (7.22%) AIX
7 62 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (3.37%) CentOS
10 41 (2.82%) Windows 2000
11 21 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 21 (1.44%) Ubuntu
12 18 (1.24%) HPUX
13 15 (1.03%) Debian
14 14 (0.96%) Android
14 14 (0.96%) Apple iOS
15 13 (0.89%) SUSE
15 13 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (19.88%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (12.24%) Software Engineering
3 140 (9.63%) DevOps
4 138 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
5 127 (8.73%) ITIL
6 108 (7.43%) Project Management
7 106 (7.29%) Information Security
7 106 (7.29%) Open Source
8 101 (6.95%) Risk Management
9 98 (6.74%) Scrum
10 96 (6.60%) Mentoring
11 90 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 88 (6.05%) Change Management
13 80 (5.50%) High Availability
14 77 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
14 77 (5.30%) Migration
15 75 (5.16%) Configuration Management
16 74 (5.09%) OO
17 72 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
18 67 (4.61%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 483 (33.22%) Java
2 364 (25.03%) SQL
3 269 (18.50%) Python
4 255 (17.54%) Perl
5 199 (13.69%) Shell Script
6 190 (13.07%) C++
7 163 (11.21%) C
8 140 (9.63%) JavaScript
9 134 (9.22%) C#
10 122 (8.39%) Bash Shell
11 120 (8.25%) PL/SQL
12 103 (7.08%) PowerShell
13 95 (6.53%) Ruby
14 93 (6.40%) PHP
15 57 (3.92%) VB
16 40 (2.75%) T-SQL
17 33 (2.27%) Bourne shell
18 26 (1.79%) Scala
19 23 (1.58%) Go
20 17 (1.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 183 (12.59%) Degree
2 156 (10.73%) Security Cleared
3 102 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (2.82%) CCNA
6 31 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 27 (1.86%) CISSP
8 26 (1.79%) ISEB
9 23 (1.58%) CCNP
10 21 (1.44%) CEH
11 17 (1.17%) ISTQB
12 16 (1.10%) CISM
13 15 (1.03%) CCIE
13 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.89%) CCSP
14 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.76%) MCSE
16 10 (0.69%) AWS Certification
17 9 (0.62%) OSCP
17 9 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.05%) SLA
2 68 (4.68%) QA
3 36 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.21%) PMO
8 2 (0.14%) SEPA
9 1 (0.069%) COBIT
9 1 (0.069%) COSO
9 1 (0.069%) HL7
9 1 (0.069%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.069%) ISO22301
System Software
1 175 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 34 (2.34%) Docker
3 34 (2.34%) VMware ESX
4 30 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
5 29 (1.99%) Firmware
6 24 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 24 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (1.51%) Samba
8 17 (1.17%) NFS
8 17 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 17 (1.17%) XenServer
9 16 (1.10%) vSphere
10 15 (1.03%) iptables
11 14 (0.96%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 11 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (0.62%) GlusterFS
14 8 (0.55%) HDFS
15 7 (0.48%) LXC
15 7 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 131 (9.01%) Puppet
2 86 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (4.81%) Red Hat Satellite
4 56 (3.85%) Ansible
5 54 (3.71%) Nagios
6 51 (3.51%) NetBackup
7 39 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 32 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 30 (2.06%) Tivoli
10 28 (1.93%) Salt
11 26 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 25 (1.72%) Oracle ZFS
13 23 (1.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 21 (1.44%) Data Guard
14 21 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 19 (1.31%) HP Data Protector
16 18 (1.24%) Cacti
16 18 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
17 16 (1.10%) SELinux
18 14 (0.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 408 (28.06%) Oracle
2 215 (14.79%) VMware
3 177 (12.17%) Red Hat
4 151 (10.39%) Microsoft
5 147 (10.11%) Cisco
6 124 (8.53%) IBM
7 97 (6.67%) F5
8 86 (5.91%) CheckPoint
8 86 (5.91%) Juniper
9 79 (5.43%) Palo Alto
10 75 (5.16%) HP
11 71 (4.88%) Blue Coat
12 65 (4.47%) Sun
13 57 (3.92%) NetApp
14 42 (2.89%) Crossbeam
14 42 (2.89%) Sourcefire
15 40 (2.75%) Citrix
16 39 (2.68%) Veritas
17 34 (2.34%) EMC
18 33 (2.27%) SAP
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Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
HFG
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
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Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
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Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + £10,000 shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £50 - 60k plus bonus plus benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Iver, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus £4,000 shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 PA
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Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
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