Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 69 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 -22 +50
Permanent jobs citing Unix 85 69 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.69% 3.42% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.46% 13.48% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78 72 111
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -25.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £64,800 £57,375 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

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 588 512 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 25.55% 25.35% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 458 474 490
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,133
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.87% +1.52%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 +7 52 £36,250 +11.54%
Gatwick -7 17 £62,500 +56.25%
Worthing +17 8 £50,000 - 2
Lancing - 1 £25,000 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 48 (56.47%) Windows
3 43 (50.59%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
5 21 (24.71%) zOS
6 20 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 20 (23.53%) Oracle
6 20 (23.53%) Korn
6 20 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (21.18%) AIX
8 17 (20.00%) Finance
8 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 17 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 15 (17.65%) Bash Shell
9 15 (17.65%) Online Games
9 15 (17.65%) Games
9 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 14 (16.47%) Windows Server
11 13 (15.29%) IBM
11 13 (15.29%) VMware
12 12 (14.12%) SQL
12 12 (14.12%) CentOS
12 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Satellite
13 11 (12.94%) DHCP
13 11 (12.94%) DNS
14 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
14 10 (11.76%) ITIL
14 10 (11.76%) Firewall
14 10 (11.76%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (4.71%) Mule
1 4 (4.71%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) DHCP
1 11 (12.94%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) Firewall
3 7 (8.24%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (7.06%) SAN
5 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 3 (3.53%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) Internet
6 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.35%) NAS
6 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.18%) 3G
7 1 (1.18%) 4G
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.18%) FCoE
7 1 (1.18%) ISDN
7 1 (1.18%) Junos
7 1 (1.18%) SSL
7 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) DB2
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.06%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.35%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.35%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.35%) SonarQube
3 2 (2.35%) YourKit
4 1 (1.18%) ProC
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (17.65%) Games
3 3 (3.53%) Back Office
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Administrator
2 22 (25.88%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
4 18 (21.18%) Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Support Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) IT Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) IT Support
5 15 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (17.65%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (17.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) AIX Administrator
7 8 (9.41%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Architect
8 7 (8.24%) Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) JSON
1 4 (4.71%) REST
1 4 (4.71%) SOAP
2 3 (3.53%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Flex
2 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) Java SE
4 1 (1.18%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.65%) Online Games
3 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.35%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (91.76%) Linux
2 48 (56.47%) Windows
3 21 (24.71%) zOS
4 20 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (21.18%) AIX
6 14 (16.47%) Windows Server
7 12 (14.12%) CentOS
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.88%) Solaris
9 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.76%) ITIL
5 9 (10.59%) SDLC
6 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
6 8 (9.41%) Runbook
7 7 (8.24%) DevOps
7 7 (8.24%) Mathematics
8 6 (7.06%) UML
9 5 (5.88%) Benchmarking
9 5 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.88%) High Availability
9 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.71%) Commercial Awareness
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) Shell Script
2 20 (23.53%) Korn
3 15 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.88%) AWK
6 5 (5.88%) Bourne shell
6 5 (5.88%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) Perl
6 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.88%) VBScript
7 3 (3.53%) ABAP
7 3 (3.53%) C#
8 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) OCA
2 5 (5.88%) OCP
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (5.88%) RHCE
2 5 (5.88%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.18%) CCNP
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) GDPR
2 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) GAMP
3 2 (2.35%) HIPAA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (2.35%) NIST
3 2 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.35%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.88%) GlusterFS
3 5 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (2.35%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (8.24%) Ansible
3 5 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (5.88%) SCCM
3 5 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (4.71%) Terraform
5 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.35%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle
1 20 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.29%) IBM
2 13 (15.29%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) HP
4 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.88%) Brocade
5 5 (5.88%) Centrify
5 5 (5.88%) Citrix
5 5 (5.88%) EMC
5 5 (5.88%) Ivanti
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.88%) StorageTek
5 5 (5.88%) Sun
5 5 (5.88%) Symantec
5 5 (5.88%) Veritas
6 4 (4.71%) Cognizant
6 4 (4.71%) MuleSoft
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco