Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 48 42
Rank change year-on-year -47 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 24 179 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 1.78% 5.04% 5.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.59% 17.78% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 150 207
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 316 1,007 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.42% 28.36% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 269 902 1,207
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,380 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £69,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in Surrey.

Salary trend for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom +12 2 £80,000 +68.42%
Woking +9 2 £35,000 -41.67%
Chertsey - 2 £47,500 -
Redhill +9 1 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Weybridge +4 1 £70,000 +115.38%
Tadworth - 1 £62,500 -
Warlingham - 1 £45,000 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Unix.

1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (29.17%) Big Data
7 7 (29.17%) Database Tuning
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (25.00%) Informatica
8 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) QlikView
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (20.83%) Ansible
9 5 (20.83%) Azure
9 5 (20.83%) C++
9 5 (20.83%) Python
10 4 (16.67%) UML
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.67%) PowerShell

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Azure
2 3 (12.50%) AWS
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HSRP
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) VRRP
3 1 (4.17%) VSAT
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
2 6 (25.00%) QlikView
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (8.33%) UniData
5 1 (4.17%) FileMaker
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) eggPlant
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.33%) Toad
3 1 (4.17%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.50%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle BI Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SQL BI Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) LDAP
1 3 (12.50%) OAuth
1 3 (12.50%) SAML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) DirectX
2 1 (4.17%) JNI
2 1 (4.17%) Kafka
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.17%) React
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) LIMS
2 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) MPEG
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (29.17%) Database Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) DNA
5 3 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) System Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) C
7 2 (8.33%) Tcl
8 1 (4.17%) Go
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) Kotlin
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 3 (12.50%) HND
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
3 3 (12.50%) Nmap
4 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (4.17%) Kibana
4 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Informatica
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Aruba
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) Zscaler