Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 76 121 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.27% 6.00% 4.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.53% 21.04% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 97 112
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,250 £36,250 £35,826
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £64,875
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 523 575 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.53% 28.54% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 442 514 636
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,525 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +22 53 £48,500 +14.12% 1
Gatwick -7 11 £55,000 -10.57%
Worthing -33 8 £95,000 +82.69% 5
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 54 (71.05%) Linux
2 35 (46.05%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
4 20 (26.32%) IBM
5 19 (25.00%) French Language
6 18 (23.68%) German Language
6 18 (23.68%) Finance
6 18 (23.68%) Windows
6 18 (23.68%) AIX
7 17 (22.37%) Italian Language
7 17 (22.37%) Spanish Language
7 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
8 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 13 (17.11%) Oracle
9 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
10 12 (15.79%) Java
10 12 (15.79%) ITIL
11 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.47%) Korn
11 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
12 10 (13.16%) XenApp
12 10 (13.16%) REST
12 10 (13.16%) NetBackup
12 10 (13.16%) HTML
12 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (11.84%) SLA
13 9 (11.84%) Citrix
13 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012

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 7 (9.21%) Apache
1 7 (9.21%) JBoss
1 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.95%) FileNet
2 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (5.26%) LAN
1 4 (5.26%) MPLS
1 4 (5.26%) SAN
1 4 (5.26%) VPN
1 4 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.26%) DB2
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.53%) JUnit
3 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.21%) IntelliJ
3 7 (9.21%) Selenium
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) GitLab
5 1 (1.32%) Gradle
5 1 (1.32%) Hudson
5 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) jMock
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 19 (25.00%) French Language
2 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) German Language
3 17 (22.37%) Italian Language
3 17 (22.37%) Spanish Language
4 8 (10.53%) Back Office
5 7 (9.21%) Games
6 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
1 27 (35.53%) Support Analyst
2 18 (23.68%) Technical Analyst
2 18 (23.68%) Technical Support
2 18 (23.68%) Technical Support Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Linux Support
5 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Unix Support
6 6 (7.89%) AIX Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) AIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
1 10 (13.16%) REST
2 8 (10.53%) JSON
2 8 (10.53%) SOAP
2 8 (10.53%) Spring
3 7 (9.21%) EJB
3 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.21%) HTML5
3 7 (9.21%) J2EE
3 7 (9.21%) J2SE
3 7 (9.21%) Play Framework
3 7 (9.21%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) .NET
4 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.95%) CSS
5 3 (3.95%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) Doctrine
6 2 (2.63%) Symfony
7 1 (1.32%) Guice
7 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Online Games
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) iSeries
3 6 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) AS400
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) AIX
2 18 (23.68%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
5 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.26%) CentOS
7 4 (5.26%) Solaris
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.53%) Scrum
5 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
5 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.21%) Microservices
5 7 (9.21%) Open Source
5 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
6 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.26%) Information Security
8 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.26%) QMS
8 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
8 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) SQL
2 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 12 (15.79%) Java
4 11 (14.47%) Korn
5 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.21%) C
5 7 (9.21%) Scala
6 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) AWK
7 4 (5.26%) Bourne shell
7 4 (5.26%) C#
8 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.63%) PHP
9 2 (2.63%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) REXX
9 2 (2.63%) RPG
9 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) VB
9 2 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) OCA
2 4 (5.26%) OCP
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.26%) RHCE
2 4 (5.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (5.26%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.32%) GDPR
4 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) XenApp
2 9 (11.84%) Docker
3 4 (5.26%) GlusterFS
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) NetBackup
2 7 (9.21%) Puppet
3 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (5.26%) SCCM
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (5.26%) WSUS
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
4 2 (2.63%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) IBM
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.84%) Citrix
5 8 (10.53%) VMware
6 7 (9.21%) Symantec
6 7 (9.21%) webMethods
7 4 (5.26%) Brocade
7 4 (5.26%) Centrify
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco
7 4 (5.26%) EMC
7 4 (5.26%) HP
7 4 (5.26%) StorageTek
7 4 (5.26%) Sun
7 4 (5.26%) Veritas
8 3 (3.95%) Cognizant
8 3 (3.95%) Vignette
9 2 (2.63%) Intel
9 2 (2.63%) Ivanti