The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 61 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 21 25 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.74% 3.38% 8.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.48% 9.40% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 66
Median salary £32,651 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,375 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 145 266 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.80% 35.99% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 127 246 255
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Unix
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Unix in Southampton

Unix
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Southampton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Unix.

1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) IIS
6 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
6 9 (22.50%) Firewall
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) Apache
7 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
8 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
8 7 (17.50%) Python
8 7 (17.50%) C++
8 7 (17.50%) Java
8 7 (17.50%) Change Management
9 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle
9 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
9 6 (15.00%) JSP
9 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (15.00%) SAN
9 6 (15.00%) NAS
9 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (12.50%) Hadoop

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 10 (25.00%) IIS
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.00%) Apache
4 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (12.50%) CMS
6 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (10.00%) WordPress
7 3 (7.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (5.00%) JBoss
9 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) G Suite
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) NAS
2 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) 3G
4 4 (10.00%) 4G
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) BGP
6 2 (5.00%) OSPF
6 2 (5.00%) SMTP
6 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) NetScreen
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) Couchbase
2 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.00%) Ingres
3 2 (5.00%) JasperReports
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Manager
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) CSS
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
1 6 (15.00%) JSP
2 5 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) J2EE
4 3 (7.50%) SWT
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.50%) .NET
6 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.00%) iPhone
2 4 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) CMDB
3 3 (7.50%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) BYOD
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
5 4 (10.00%) Android
5 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) Content Management
5 4 (10.00%) Information Management
5 4 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Ticket Management
7 2 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C++
1 7 (17.50%) Java
1 7 (17.50%) Python
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.50%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) CCNP
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (5.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) HNC
4 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Firmware
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Brocade
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) NetApp
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 4 (10.00%) Google
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.00%) Acronis
5 2 (5.00%) Actian
5 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
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