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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 43 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 91 135 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.03% 8.57% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.40% 26.42% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 80 128 67
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £24,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
469 511 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.91% 32.42% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 388 476 403
Average salary £35,769 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 89 (49.17%) Linux
2 68 (37.57%) Windows
3 63 (34.81%) Java
4 58 (32.04%) SQL
4 58 (32.04%) Oracle
5 57 (31.49%) VMware
6 55 (30.39%) Degree
7 53 (29.28%) Finance
8 49 (27.07%) SQL Server
9 46 (25.41%) Software Engineering
10 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (20.44%) Relational Database
12 36 (19.89%) Google
13 35 (19.34%) ITIL
14 34 (18.78%) WebLogic
14 34 (18.78%) WebSphere
15 32 (17.68%) IBM
15 32 (17.68%) Enterprise Software
16 31 (17.13%) JBoss
16 31 (17.13%) Banking
17 30 (16.57%) J2EE
17 30 (16.57%) Unit Testing
18 29 (16.02%) UML
19 28 (15.47%) RDBMS
19 28 (15.47%) Scrum
19 28 (15.47%) GWT
20 27 (14.92%) JUnit
20 27 (14.92%) Computer Science
21 26 (14.36%) C++

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 34 (18.78%) WebLogic
1 34 (18.78%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.08%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (5.52%) Apache
4 9 (4.97%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.31%) IIS
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) Zimbra
8 2 (1.10%) OpenROAD
8 2 (1.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.21%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Agresso
2 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.55%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.71%) SAN
2 13 (7.18%) iSCSI
2 13 (7.18%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (6.63%) Firewall
4 10 (5.52%) NAS
5 6 (3.31%) LAN
6 5 (2.76%) LDAP
6 5 (2.76%) IPv4
6 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.76%) VPN
7 4 (2.21%) HTTP
7 4 (2.21%) SSL
7 4 (2.21%) WAN
7 4 (2.21%) Internet
8 3 (1.66%) DHCP
8 3 (1.66%) DNS
9 2 (1.10%) Intranet
9 2 (1.10%) GPRS
9 2 (1.10%) GSM
9 2 (1.10%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 37 (20.44%) Relational Database
3 28 (15.47%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.97%) MySQL
5 5 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.66%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.55%) MS Access
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 27 (14.92%) JUnit
2 24 (13.26%) Eclipse
2 24 (13.26%) Ant
3 22 (12.15%) Eclipse RCP
4 14 (7.73%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.73%) Jenkins
4 14 (7.73%) Maven
5 11 (6.08%) Selenium
5 11 (6.08%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.97%) WATIR
7 5 (2.76%) FitNesse
7 5 (2.76%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.21%) MonkeyTalk
8 4 (2.21%) WatiN
8 4 (2.21%) Calabash
8 4 (2.21%) JMeter
9 3 (1.66%) JIRA
10 2 (1.10%) Subversion
10 2 (1.10%) TestNG
11 1 (0.55%) TestComplete
General
1 53 (29.28%) Finance
2 31 (17.13%) Banking
3 22 (12.15%) French Language
4 13 (7.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.87%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.31%) Back Office
7 4 (2.21%) Legal
7 4 (2.21%) Marketing
8 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.66%) Electronics
9 2 (1.10%) Retail
9 2 (1.10%) International Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.57%) Software Engineer
2 29 (16.02%) Analyst
3 19 (10.50%) Administrator
4 18 (9.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (8.84%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (7.18%) Technical Design Authority
8 12 (6.63%) Developer
9 11 (6.08%) Consultant
10 10 (5.52%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) UNIX Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Tester
12 8 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (4.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) QA Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) UNIX Administrator
13 7 (3.87%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.87%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.57%) J2EE
2 28 (15.47%) GWT
3 24 (13.26%) JSP
3 24 (13.26%) Servlets
3 24 (13.26%) XML
3 24 (13.26%) JMS
4 23 (12.71%) Spring
5 22 (12.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 22 (12.15%) XSLT
6 11 (6.08%) OSGi
7 10 (5.52%) Qt
8 9 (4.97%) .NET
9 7 (3.87%) Middleware
10 6 (3.31%) HTML
10 6 (3.31%) Web Services
11 4 (2.21%) CGI
12 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET
13 2 (1.10%) CSS
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
14 1 (0.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.68%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (14.92%) Computer Science
3 26 (14.36%) Client/Server
4 24 (13.26%) N-Tier
5 22 (12.15%) Inversion of Control
5 22 (12.15%) SWIFT
6 13 (7.18%) Open Source
7 8 (4.42%) Xbox
8 5 (2.76%) Clustering
9 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.66%) DTV
10 3 (1.66%) PMI
11 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.10%) Verilog
12 1 (0.55%) IPTV
12 1 (0.55%) BBC
12 1 (0.55%) NHS
12 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.55%) FMCG
12 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (49.17%) Linux
2 68 (37.57%) Windows
3 19 (10.50%) Solaris
4 13 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.08%) AIX
5 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.76%) CentOS
8 4 (2.21%) VMS
9 3 (1.66%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.10%) Debian
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.55%) Fedora
11 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.41%) Software Engineering
2 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (19.34%) ITIL
4 30 (16.57%) Unit Testing
5 29 (16.02%) UML
6 28 (15.47%) Scrum
7 25 (13.81%) Service Management
8 24 (13.26%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.39%) Matrix Management
10 15 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.73%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (7.73%) Project Management
12 12 (6.63%) TDD
13 10 (5.52%) CAD
13 10 (5.52%) Data Modelling
13 10 (5.52%) OOD
13 10 (5.52%) Electronic Design Automation
13 10 (5.52%) Project Planning
13 10 (5.52%) User Stories
14 9 (4.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.81%) Java
2 58 (32.04%) SQL
3 26 (14.36%) C++
4 21 (11.60%) Python
5 17 (9.39%) C
6 15 (8.29%) Perl
7 13 (7.18%) Ruby
8 12 (6.63%) C#
9 10 (5.52%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.97%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.87%) Ada
11 7 (3.87%) Assembly Language
11 7 (3.87%) PHP
11 7 (3.87%) VC++
12 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.66%) VB
15 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (30.39%) Degree
2 10 (5.52%) SC Cleared
2 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.87%) ISEB
4 5 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.76%) CCNA
5 3 (1.66%) MCSE
5 3 (1.66%) PMP
5 3 (1.66%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.66%) APMP
6 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) RHCE
7 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.94%) QA
2 5 (2.76%) SLA
3 3 (1.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.21%) GPFS
4 2 (1.10%) NFS
4 2 (1.10%) Samba
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.55%) Squid
5 1 (0.55%) Xen
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) ARCserve
1 7 (3.87%) Backup Exec
1 7 (3.87%) Puppet
1 7 (3.87%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.21%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.10%) AppDetective
5 1 (0.55%) YUM
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.55%) OpenView
5 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
5 1 (0.55%) logstash
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 58 (32.04%) Oracle
2 57 (31.49%) VMware
3 36 (19.89%) Google
4 32 (17.68%) IBM
5 31 (17.13%) JBoss
6 23 (12.71%) Microsoft
7 17 (9.39%) Cisco
8 11 (6.08%) Sybase
9 8 (4.42%) SAP
9 8 (4.42%) Facebook
10 7 (3.87%) Veeam
10 7 (3.87%) 3PAR
10 7 (3.87%) WatchGuard
10 7 (3.87%) HP
10 7 (3.87%) EMC
10 7 (3.87%) Juniper
10 7 (3.87%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.31%) Citrix
12 4 (2.21%) Sun
13 3 (1.66%) Cognos
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
NCT
Salary: Up to £30,000 pa
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago