Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 54 84
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 74 115 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.47% 5.49% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.77% 20.25% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 74 101 84
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.63% +7.22%
10th Percentile £32,250 £36,250 £31,775
90th Percentile £62,625 £61,500 £66,211
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 501 568 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.51% 27.11% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 451 521 674
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in West Sussex

Unix
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Unix in West Sussex

Unix
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in West Sussex

Unix
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Crawley +32 52 £44,250 +4.12% 1
Gatwick +11 11 £55,000 -11.29%
Worthing -39 5 £95,000 +82.69% 3
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Unix.

1 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) German Language
4 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 25 (33.78%) French Language
6 20 (27.03%) IBM
7 19 (25.68%) Italian Language
7 19 (25.68%) Spanish Language
8 16 (21.62%) Finance
9 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
10 14 (18.92%) Oracle
10 14 (18.92%) AIX
11 13 (17.57%) Windows
11 13 (17.57%) Shell Script
12 11 (14.86%) ITIL
12 11 (14.86%) Java
13 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
13 10 (13.51%) NetBackup
13 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
14 9 (12.16%) Korn
14 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (10.81%) Mainframe
15 8 (10.81%) VMware
15 8 (10.81%) Citrix
15 8 (10.81%) HTML
15 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
15 8 (10.81%) XenApp

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (6.76%) Apache
1 5 (6.76%) JBoss
1 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) FileNet
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (5.41%) LAN
1 4 (5.41%) MPLS
1 4 (5.41%) SAN
1 4 (5.41%) VPN
1 4 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) DB2
1 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
1 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) JUnit
3 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.76%) IntelliJ
3 5 (6.76%) Selenium
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.35%) Ant
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) GitLab
5 1 (1.35%) Gradle
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) jMock
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 27 (36.49%) German Language
2 25 (33.78%) French Language
3 19 (25.68%) Italian Language
3 19 (25.68%) Spanish Language
4 16 (21.62%) Finance
5 7 (9.46%) Back Office
6 5 (6.76%) Games
7 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Analyst
1 27 (36.49%) Support Analyst
2 24 (32.43%) Technical Analyst
2 24 (32.43%) Technical Support
2 24 (32.43%) Technical Support Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Support
4 9 (12.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Unix Support
4 9 (12.16%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) HTML
1 8 (10.81%) REST
2 6 (8.11%) JSON
2 6 (8.11%) SOAP
2 6 (8.11%) Spring
3 5 (6.76%) EJB
3 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.76%) HTML5
3 5 (6.76%) J2EE
3 5 (6.76%) J2SE
3 5 (6.76%) Play Framework
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 3 (4.05%) .NET
4 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.05%) CSS
4 3 (4.05%) Web Services
5 2 (2.70%) Doctrine
5 2 (2.70%) Symfony
6 1 (1.35%) Guice
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) iSeries
4 5 (6.76%) Online Games
5 4 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.70%) AS400
7 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) AIX
3 13 (17.57%) Windows
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
5 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.41%) CentOS
7 4 (5.41%) Solaris
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.11%) Scrum
5 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.76%) Microservices
5 5 (6.76%) Open Source
5 5 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (6.76%) Software Architecture
6 4 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (5.41%) DevOps
6 4 (5.41%) High Availability
6 4 (5.41%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (5.41%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (5.41%) Server Hardening
6 4 (5.41%) Software Deployment
6 4 (5.41%) Storage Management
6 4 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) Shell Script
3 11 (14.86%) Java
4 9 (12.16%) Korn
5 7 (9.46%) C
6 6 (8.11%) Perl
7 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.76%) Scala
8 4 (5.41%) AWK
8 4 (5.41%) Bourne shell
8 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.41%) REXX
9 3 (4.05%) C#
9 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.05%) VB
10 2 (2.70%) PHP
10 2 (2.70%) Python
10 2 (2.70%) RPG
10 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) OCA
2 4 (5.41%) OCP
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.41%) RHCE
2 4 (5.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) PMBOK
1 4 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) XenApp
2 7 (9.46%) Docker
3 4 (5.41%) GlusterFS
3 4 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
3 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (5.41%) WSUS
4 2 (2.70%) Ansible
4 2 (2.70%) SCOM
4 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) IBM
3 14 (18.92%) Oracle
4 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.81%) Citrix
5 8 (10.81%) VMware
6 6 (8.11%) Symantec
7 5 (6.76%) webMethods
8 4 (5.41%) Brocade
8 4 (5.41%) Centrify
8 4 (5.41%) Cisco
8 4 (5.41%) EMC
8 4 (5.41%) HP
8 4 (5.41%) StorageTek
8 4 (5.41%) Sun
8 4 (5.41%) Veritas
9 3 (4.05%) Cognizant
9 3 (4.05%) Vignette
10 2 (2.70%) Intel