Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 58 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 109 98 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.26% 4.82% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.73% 16.61% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 103 83 105
West Sussex median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £35,826
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,450 £63,750
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 582 590 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.77% 28.99% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 480 536 568
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,725 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +18 45 £52,000 +38.67% 1
Worthing +18 44 £52,500 +0.96% 9
Gatwick -10 12 £45,000 -26.83%
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 91 (83.49%) Linux
2 56 (51.38%) Windows
3 41 (37.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 35 (32.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (30.28%) Windows 7
5 33 (30.28%) Remediation Plan
5 33 (30.28%) Runbook
6 31 (28.44%) Windows 10
6 31 (28.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (28.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (27.52%) SQL
8 29 (26.61%) Symantec
8 29 (26.61%) High Availability
9 28 (25.69%) XenApp
10 27 (24.77%) Citrix
11 26 (23.85%) DHCP
12 25 (22.94%) GDPR
12 25 (22.94%) DNS
12 25 (22.94%) Active Directory
13 24 (22.02%) Ivanti
14 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (20.18%) SCCM
14 22 (20.18%) PowerShell
14 22 (20.18%) VBScript
14 22 (20.18%) VMware
15 21 (19.27%) SolarWinds
16 20 (18.35%) Data Centre
17 19 (17.43%) Technical Leadership
17 19 (17.43%) IBM
17 19 (17.43%) Microsoft

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 (6.42%) Apache
1 7 (6.42%) JBoss
1 7 (6.42%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) FileNet
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.83%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.75%) Office 365
5 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.92%) GitHub
6 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.92%) IaaS
6 1 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.85%) DHCP
2 25 (22.94%) DNS
3 16 (14.68%) Firewall
4 9 (8.26%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.67%) SAN
6 2 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.83%) MPLS
6 2 (1.83%) VPN
6 2 (1.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) RDBMS
1 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.92%) DB2
4 1 (0.92%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) JUnit
3 7 (6.42%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.42%) IntelliJ
3 7 (6.42%) Selenium
4 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) Ant
5 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.92%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.92%) Codeship
5 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.92%) GitLab
5 1 (0.92%) Gradle
5 1 (0.92%) Hudson
5 1 (0.92%) jMock
5 1 (0.92%) Maven
5 1 (0.92%) Mockito
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) French Language
3 9 (8.26%) German Language
3 9 (8.26%) Italian Language
3 9 (8.26%) Spanish Language
4 8 (7.34%) Back Office
5 5 (4.59%) Games
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Analyst
1 31 (28.44%) Support Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) IT Engineer
3 23 (21.10%) Senior IT Engineer
4 18 (16.51%) Applications Support
4 18 (16.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Administrator
5 12 (11.01%) Backup Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.17%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Storage Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Technical Support
6 10 (9.17%) Technical Support Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) HTML
2 12 (11.01%) Spring
3 11 (10.09%) J2EE
4 10 (9.17%) REST
5 8 (7.34%) JSON
5 8 (7.34%) SOAP
6 7 (6.42%) CSS
6 7 (6.42%) EJB
6 7 (6.42%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.42%) HTML5
6 7 (6.42%) J2SE
6 7 (6.42%) Play Framework
6 7 (6.42%) XML
7 6 (5.50%) .NET
7 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.59%) jQuery
9 4 (3.67%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.75%) Web Services
11 2 (1.83%) Doctrine
11 2 (1.83%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.26%) Clustering
3 6 (5.50%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.59%) Online Games
5 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) iSeries
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.92%) AS400
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 91 (83.49%) Linux
2 56 (51.38%) Windows
3 35 (32.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (30.28%) Windows 7
5 31 (28.44%) Windows 10
5 31 (28.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (12.84%) AIX
7 9 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (7.34%) zOS
9 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.67%) Solaris
10 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.83%) CentOS
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.83%) OS/400
11 2 (1.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) Continuous Improvement
2 33 (30.28%) Remediation Plan
2 33 (30.28%) Runbook
3 31 (28.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (26.61%) High Availability
5 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (17.43%) Technical Leadership
7 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.93%) DevOps
8 13 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (11.93%) ITIL
9 11 (10.09%) Storage Management
10 8 (7.34%) Converged Infrastructure
10 8 (7.34%) Problem Management
10 8 (7.34%) Scrum
11 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
11 7 (6.42%) Microservices
11 7 (6.42%) Open Source
11 7 (6.42%) Software Architecture
12 6 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.52%) SQL
2 22 (20.18%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.18%) VBScript
3 14 (12.84%) Shell Script
4 13 (11.93%) Java
5 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.42%) Korn
5 7 (6.42%) Scala
6 6 (5.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.50%) C#
7 5 (4.59%) Perl
8 3 (2.75%) C
8 3 (2.75%) Python
9 2 (1.83%) AWK
9 2 (1.83%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.92%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) MCSE
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.83%) OCA
3 2 (1.83%) OCP
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.83%) RHCE
3 2 (1.83%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.94%) GDPR
2 15 (13.76%) SLA
3 5 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.83%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) XenApp
2 25 (22.94%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.09%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (9.17%) Docker
4 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
5 9 (8.26%) DFS Replication
6 8 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (1.83%) GlusterFS
8 2 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) SCCM
2 9 (8.26%) SCVMM
3 8 (7.34%) Puppet
3 8 (7.34%) vRealize
4 6 (5.50%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.59%) SCOM
6 3 (2.75%) Ansible
6 3 (2.75%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (2.75%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.75%) SCSM
6 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.83%) WSUS
8 1 (0.92%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Symantec
2 27 (24.77%) Citrix
3 24 (22.02%) Ivanti
4 22 (20.18%) VMware
5 21 (19.27%) SolarWinds
6 19 (17.43%) IBM
6 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (11.01%) EMC
7 12 (11.01%) Oracle
8 11 (10.09%) Cisco
9 10 (9.17%) Dell
10 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
11 7 (6.42%) webMethods
12 3 (2.75%) BMC
13 2 (1.83%) Centrify
13 2 (1.83%) HP
13 2 (1.83%) Intel
13 2 (1.83%) StorageTek
13 2 (1.83%) Sun
13 2 (1.83%) Veritas