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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 73 67 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 59 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.98% 3.65% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.32% 11.64% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 62
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
479 584 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.20% 31.36% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 395 500 362
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 26 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 75 (47.77%) Linux
2 52 (33.12%) Windows
3 51 (32.48%) SQL
3 51 (32.48%) Oracle
4 47 (29.94%) Java
5 40 (25.48%) VMware
6 38 (24.20%) SQL Server
7 36 (22.93%) Finance
8 35 (22.29%) Google
9 34 (21.66%) Degree
9 34 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (19.75%) Banking
11 30 (19.11%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (18.47%) J2EE
12 29 (18.47%) JBoss
13 28 (17.83%) WebLogic
13 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
13 28 (17.83%) WebSphere
13 28 (17.83%) Unit Testing
14 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (16.56%) Scrum
16 25 (15.92%) IBM
17 24 (15.29%) ITIL
17 24 (15.29%) GWT
17 24 (15.29%) Relational Database
18 23 (14.65%) UML
19 22 (14.01%) XML
20 21 (13.38%) Service Management
20 21 (13.38%) Client/Server
21 20 (12.74%) JUnit

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 29 (18.47%) JBoss
2 28 (17.83%) WebLogic
2 28 (17.83%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.19%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (7.64%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.37%) Apache
6 6 (3.82%) IIS
7 5 (3.18%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.27%) WordPress
10 2 (1.27%) OpenROAD
10 2 (1.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.64%) Node.js
11 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Project
1 3 (1.91%) MS Office
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Agresso
2 2 (1.27%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.64%) Summit
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) SAN
2 11 (7.01%) SSL
3 10 (6.37%) Internet
4 9 (5.73%) Firewall
5 8 (5.10%) IPv4
5 8 (5.10%) HTTP
6 7 (4.46%) NAS
7 6 (3.82%) VPN
7 6 (3.82%) DNS
7 6 (3.82%) LDAP
8 4 (2.55%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.55%) Network Security
8 4 (2.55%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.91%) IPsec
9 3 (1.91%) VLAN
9 3 (1.91%) SMTP
9 3 (1.91%) DHCP
9 3 (1.91%) FTP
9 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.29%) Relational Database
3 20 (12.74%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.46%) MySQL
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.91%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.64%) Redis
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (12.74%) JUnit
2 19 (12.10%) Eclipse
2 19 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.10%) Ant
3 18 (11.46%) Jenkins
4 17 (10.83%) Maven
5 16 (10.19%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.91%) Selenium
8 2 (1.27%) MonkeyTalk
8 2 (1.27%) Calabash
8 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.64%) WatiN
9 1 (0.64%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.64%) TestNG
9 1 (0.64%) WATIR
9 1 (0.64%) Toad
9 1 (0.64%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.64%) JMeter
9 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 31 (19.75%) Banking
3 16 (10.19%) French Language
4 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.10%) Legal
6 7 (4.46%) Aerospace
7 5 (3.18%) Retail
8 2 (1.27%) International Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.64%) Games
9 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (14.01%) UNIX Engineer
2 20 (12.74%) Developer
2 20 (12.74%) Analyst
3 17 (10.83%) Software Engineer
3 17 (10.83%) Support Analyst
4 16 (10.19%) Administrator
4 16 (10.19%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (6.37%) Consultant
6 10 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.73%) UNIX Administrator
7 9 (5.73%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) UNIX Support
8 8 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.10%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.47%) J2EE
2 24 (15.29%) GWT
3 22 (14.01%) XML
4 20 (12.74%) Spring
5 19 (12.10%) JMS
5 19 (12.10%) JSP
5 19 (12.10%) Servlets
6 16 (10.19%) XSLT
6 16 (10.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (10.19%) OSGi
7 12 (7.64%) HTML
8 8 (5.10%) CSS
9 7 (4.46%) Web Services
10 5 (3.18%) Middleware
11 4 (2.55%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.55%) RESTful
12 3 (1.91%) XHTML
12 3 (1.91%) SOAP
12 3 (1.91%) .NET
13 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.11%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (13.38%) Client/Server
3 20 (12.74%) Computer Science
4 19 (12.10%) N-Tier
5 16 (10.19%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (10.19%) SWIFT
6 11 (7.01%) Xbox
7 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.18%) Clustering
9 4 (2.55%) PKI
9 4 (2.55%) Smartcard
9 4 (2.55%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.55%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.91%) PMI
11 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.27%) Physics
11 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.27%) User Experience
11 2 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (47.77%) Linux
2 52 (33.12%) Windows
3 13 (8.28%) Solaris
4 7 (4.46%) CentOS
4 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.82%) VMS
6 4 (2.55%) AIX
6 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.64%) Fedora
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.83%) Unit Testing
3 26 (16.56%) Scrum
4 24 (15.29%) ITIL
5 23 (14.65%) UML
6 21 (13.38%) Service Management
7 20 (12.74%) Problem Management
8 19 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.10%) TDD
9 13 (8.28%) Matrix Management
10 12 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.37%) Project Planning
11 10 (6.37%) OO
11 10 (6.37%) Project Management
12 7 (4.46%) Information Security
12 7 (4.46%) ITSM
12 7 (4.46%) QMS
12 7 (4.46%) DevOps
13 5 (3.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.48%) SQL
2 47 (29.94%) Java
3 14 (8.92%) C++
4 12 (7.64%) Python
5 10 (6.37%) C#
6 9 (5.73%) C
7 8 (5.10%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.46%) Perl
8 7 (4.46%) Ada
8 7 (4.46%) Assembly Language
8 7 (4.46%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.46%) VC++
9 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.55%) Ruby
11 4 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.91%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) PHP
14 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (21.66%) Degree
2 11 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.37%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.18%) APMP
5 3 (1.91%) ISEB
5 3 (1.91%) PMP
5 3 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.27%) PhD
7 1 (0.64%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) QA
2 7 (4.46%) SLA
3 3 (1.91%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.46%) Puppet
1 7 (4.46%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.55%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.55%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.64%) YUM
5 1 (0.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 51 (32.48%) Oracle
2 40 (25.48%) VMware
3 35 (22.29%) Google
4 25 (15.92%) IBM
5 15 (9.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (7.64%) Sybase
7 11 (7.01%) Facebook
8 9 (5.73%) Citrix
9 5 (3.18%) SAP
9 5 (3.18%) Cisco
10 4 (2.55%) Unisys
10 4 (2.55%) Juniper
10 4 (2.55%) HP
10 4 (2.55%) EMC
10 4 (2.55%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (2.55%) Veeam
10 4 (2.55%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.55%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (1.91%) Ericsson
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Harnham
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago