The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 58 82 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -46
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 71 46 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.69% 2.64% 6.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.03% 10.87% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 75
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
443 423 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.02% 24.24% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 393 362 352
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

UNIX
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bristol region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Bristol

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 64 (42.38%) Linux
2 52 (34.44%) Java
3 47 (31.13%) Oracle
4 43 (28.48%) Windows
5 42 (27.81%) Google
6 40 (26.49%) Degree
7 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
7 36 (23.84%) J2EE
7 36 (23.84%) SQL
7 36 (23.84%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (21.19%) JUnit
10 30 (19.87%) JBoss
10 30 (19.87%) Finance
10 30 (19.87%) Scrum
11 29 (19.21%) Banking
11 29 (19.21%) Eclipse
12 28 (18.54%) WebLogic
12 28 (18.54%) WebSphere
13 27 (17.88%) Unit Testing
13 27 (17.88%) VMware
14 26 (17.22%) Spring
15 25 (16.56%) TDD
16 24 (15.89%) Ant
16 24 (15.89%) Software Engineering
16 24 (15.89%) GWT
17 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (14.57%) Jenkins
19 21 (13.91%) XML
20 20 (13.25%) Client/Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (19.87%) JBoss
2 28 (18.54%) WebLogic
2 28 (18.54%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.60%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (7.95%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.96%) Apache
6 6 (3.97%) Jetty
7 3 (1.99%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.99%) WordPress
7 3 (1.99%) CMS
8 2 (1.32%) OpenROAD
8 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.66%) nginx
9 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Agresso
2 2 (1.32%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.66%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) SSL
1 14 (9.27%) Internet
2 11 (7.28%) IPv4
2 11 (7.28%) HTTP
3 5 (3.31%) Firewall
4 4 (2.65%) SAN
4 4 (2.65%) VPN
4 4 (2.65%) DNS
4 4 (2.65%) Network Security
5 3 (1.99%) IPsec
5 3 (1.99%) VLAN
5 3 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.99%) LDAP
5 3 (1.99%) SMTP
5 3 (1.99%) FTP
6 2 (1.32%) Intranet
6 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.32%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.66%) SSH
7 1 (0.66%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.92%) RDBMS
2 18 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.31%) MySQL
4 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (21.19%) JUnit
2 29 (19.21%) Eclipse
3 24 (15.89%) Ant
4 22 (14.57%) Jenkins
5 19 (12.58%) Git (software)
6 16 (10.60%) Maven
6 16 (10.60%) Eclipse RCP
7 9 (5.96%) Selenium
7 9 (5.96%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.64%) Bugzilla
9 6 (3.97%) JIRA
9 6 (3.97%) Hudson
9 6 (3.97%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.31%) TestNG
10 5 (3.31%) NUnit
10 5 (3.31%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.99%) JBehave
12 1 (0.66%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 29 (19.21%) Banking
3 16 (10.60%) French Language
4 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.31%) Legal
6 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.99%) Retail
7 2 (1.32%) International Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (17.88%) Analyst
2 26 (17.22%) Developer
3 25 (16.56%) Support Analyst
4 24 (15.89%) UNIX Engineer
5 16 (10.60%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (10.60%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Administrator
7 12 (7.95%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.28%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 11 (7.28%) UNIX Support
9 10 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.96%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Junior
11 8 (5.30%) UNIX Administrator
11 8 (5.30%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.30%) UNIX Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.64%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.84%) J2EE
2 26 (17.22%) Spring
3 24 (15.89%) GWT
4 21 (13.91%) XML
5 18 (11.92%) JSP
5 18 (11.92%) Servlets
5 18 (11.92%) JMS
6 16 (10.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (10.60%) XSLT
6 16 (10.60%) OSGi
7 10 (6.62%) HTML
8 7 (4.64%) CSS
9 6 (3.97%) Web Services
10 4 (2.65%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.99%) CSS3
11 3 (1.99%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (1.99%) XHTML
11 3 (1.99%) SOAP
11 3 (1.99%) SVG
11 3 (1.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.84%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (13.25%) Client/Server
3 18 (11.92%) N-Tier
3 18 (11.92%) Xbox
4 17 (11.26%) Computer Science
5 16 (10.60%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (10.60%) SWIFT
6 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.31%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.31%) Physics
8 4 (2.65%) Clustering
8 4 (2.65%) PKI
8 4 (2.65%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.65%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.65%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.99%) User Experience
10 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.66%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.38%) Linux
2 43 (28.48%) Windows
3 12 (7.95%) Solaris
4 6 (3.97%) CentOS
4 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.31%) VMS
6 3 (1.99%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.66%) Debian
7 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.87%) Scrum
3 27 (17.88%) Unit Testing
4 25 (16.56%) TDD
5 24 (15.89%) Software Engineering
6 18 (11.92%) Problem Management
7 16 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.60%) UML
8 15 (9.93%) ITIL
9 12 (7.95%) Service Management
10 10 (6.62%) Matrix Management
10 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.96%) OO
12 8 (5.30%) Information Security
12 8 (5.30%) Test Automation
13 6 (3.97%) User Stories
13 6 (3.97%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.97%) Kanban
14 5 (3.31%) Performance Testing
14 5 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.44%) Java
2 36 (23.84%) SQL
3 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.30%) Python
5 7 (4.64%) C++
5 7 (4.64%) Perl
6 6 (3.97%) C#
6 6 (3.97%) Ruby
7 5 (3.31%) Groovy
8 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.32%) VB
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (26.49%) Degree
2 13 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.31%) PhD
5 3 (1.99%) ISEB
6 2 (1.32%) APMP
7 1 (0.66%) CISSP
7 1 (0.66%) GCIA
7 1 (0.66%) GCIH
7 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.62%) SLA
1 10 (6.62%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Samba
3 1 (0.66%) Squid
3 1 (0.66%) NFS
3 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) Gluster
3 1 (0.66%) KVM
3 1 (0.66%) Docker
3 1 (0.66%) RHEV
3 1 (0.66%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 3 (1.99%) Puppet
1 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.66%) SELinux
3 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.66%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 47 (31.13%) Oracle
2 42 (27.81%) Google
3 27 (17.88%) VMware
4 20 (13.25%) IBM
5 18 (11.92%) Facebook
6 12 (7.95%) Sybase
7 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.31%) Citrix
9 4 (2.65%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (2.65%) Unisys
10 3 (1.99%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.99%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (1.99%) HP
10 3 (1.99%) Ericsson
11 2 (1.32%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.32%) FrontRange
11 2 (1.32%) Intel
11 2 (1.32%) CA
11 2 (1.32%) SAP
12 1 (0.66%) Ceridian
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Three People
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago