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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 75 83 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -43
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 54 58 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.75% 2.96% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.27% 10.55% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 68
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
440 550 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.37% 28.09% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 372 467 381
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 18 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 70 (44.87%) Linux
2 53 (33.97%) Java
3 52 (33.33%) SQL
4 51 (32.69%) Oracle
5 46 (29.49%) Windows
6 39 (25.00%) VMware
7 38 (24.36%) Finance
7 38 (24.36%) Google
7 38 (24.36%) SQL Server
8 35 (22.44%) Degree
9 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (21.79%) J2EE
10 33 (21.15%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (20.51%) Banking
12 31 (19.87%) JBoss
13 30 (19.23%) WebLogic
13 30 (19.23%) WebSphere
13 30 (19.23%) Unit Testing
14 29 (18.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (17.95%) Software Engineering
15 28 (17.95%) Scrum
16 27 (17.31%) JUnit
16 27 (17.31%) Eclipse
16 27 (17.31%) IBM
17 26 (16.67%) GWT
18 25 (16.03%) Spring
18 25 (16.03%) UML
18 25 (16.03%) Relational Database
19 24 (15.38%) Ant
19 24 (15.38%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 31 (19.87%) JBoss
2 30 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 30 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 18 (11.54%) Apache ServiceMix
4 14 (8.97%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.49%) Apache
6 5 (3.21%) IIS
6 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.92%) Jetty
9 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.28%) WordPress
9 2 (1.28%) OpenROAD
9 2 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) MS Project
1 3 (1.92%) MS Office
1 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Agresso
2 2 (1.28%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.64%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.69%) SAN
2 11 (7.05%) SSL
3 10 (6.41%) Internet
4 9 (5.77%) Firewall
5 8 (5.13%) IPv4
5 8 (5.13%) HTTP
6 6 (3.85%) NAS
7 5 (3.21%) VPN
7 5 (3.21%) DNS
7 5 (3.21%) LDAP
8 4 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.56%) Network Security
8 4 (2.56%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.92%) IPsec
9 3 (1.92%) FTP
9 3 (1.92%) VLAN
9 3 (1.92%) SMTP
10 2 (1.28%) DHCP
10 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.03%) Relational Database
3 22 (14.10%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.56%) MySQL
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.92%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (17.31%) JUnit
1 27 (17.31%) Eclipse
2 24 (15.38%) Ant
3 21 (13.46%) Jenkins
4 20 (12.82%) Git (software)
5 18 (11.54%) Maven
5 18 (11.54%) Eclipse RCP
6 6 (3.85%) Selenium
7 5 (3.21%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.21%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.56%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.92%) NUnit
9 3 (1.92%) JIRA
9 3 (1.92%) Hudson
9 3 (1.92%) TestNG
9 3 (1.92%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.64%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.64%) WatiN
10 1 (0.64%) WATIR
10 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 38 (24.36%) Finance
2 32 (20.51%) Banking
3 18 (11.54%) French Language
4 8 (5.13%) Legal
4 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.49%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.56%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) International Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (14.10%) Developer
2 21 (13.46%) Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) Support Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) UNIX Engineer
4 19 (12.18%) Software Engineer
5 18 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) Administrator
7 12 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Consultant
10 8 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (5.13%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) UNIX Support
11 7 (4.49%) UNIX Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) UNIX Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.79%) J2EE
2 26 (16.67%) GWT
3 25 (16.03%) Spring
4 24 (15.38%) XML
5 21 (13.46%) JMS
5 21 (13.46%) JSP
5 21 (13.46%) Servlets
6 18 (11.54%) XSLT
6 18 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 18 (11.54%) OSGi
7 11 (7.05%) HTML
8 7 (4.49%) CSS
9 6 (3.85%) Web Services
10 4 (2.56%) Middleware
10 4 (2.56%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.92%) XHTML
11 3 (1.92%) SOAP
11 3 (1.92%) RESTful
12 2 (1.28%) HTML5
12 2 (1.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.15%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (14.74%) Client/Server
3 21 (13.46%) N-Tier
3 21 (13.46%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (11.54%) SWIFT
5 12 (7.69%) Xbox
6 5 (3.21%) Clustering
6 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.56%) PKI
7 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.56%) Physics
7 4 (2.56%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.92%) PMI
9 2 (1.28%) User Experience
9 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 70 (44.87%) Linux
2 46 (29.49%) Windows
3 11 (7.05%) Solaris
4 4 (2.56%) AIX
4 4 (2.56%) VMS
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.56%) CentOS
4 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.23%) Unit Testing
3 28 (17.95%) Scrum
3 28 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 25 (16.03%) UML
5 24 (15.38%) TDD
6 22 (14.10%) Problem Management
7 20 (12.82%) ITIL
7 20 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.54%) Service Management
9 11 (7.05%) OO
9 11 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.05%) Matrix Management
10 10 (6.41%) Project Planning
10 10 (6.41%) Project Management
11 7 (4.49%) Information Security
11 7 (4.49%) QMS
12 6 (3.85%) BDD
13 5 (3.21%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (3.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.97%) Java
2 52 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (8.97%) Python
4 12 (7.69%) C#
4 12 (7.69%) C++
5 9 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.13%) Perl
6 8 (5.13%) C
7 7 (4.49%) Ada
7 7 (4.49%) Assembly Language
7 7 (4.49%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.49%) VC++
8 6 (3.85%) Ruby
9 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.21%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.92%) Groovy
11 2 (1.28%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (22.44%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.21%) APMP
5 4 (2.56%) PhD
6 3 (1.92%) PMP
6 3 (1.92%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.64%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
2 7 (4.49%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (18.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Puppet
1 5 (3.21%) Vagrant
1 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.56%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 51 (32.69%) Oracle
2 39 (25.00%) VMware
3 38 (24.36%) Google
4 27 (17.31%) IBM
5 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 12 (7.69%) Sybase
6 12 (7.69%) Facebook
7 9 (5.77%) Citrix
8 5 (3.21%) Cisco
9 4 (2.56%) Unisys
9 4 (2.56%) SAP
9 4 (2.56%) Juniper
9 4 (2.56%) HP
9 4 (2.56%) EMC
9 4 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (2.56%) Veeam
9 4 (2.56%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.56%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (1.92%) Ericsson
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Multicom
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, UK
Multicom
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago