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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 51 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 82 102 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.36% 5.90% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 17.96% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 64
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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
492 568 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.17% 32.85% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 421 494 353
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 £24,865 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 24 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 82 (47.67%) Linux
2 62 (36.05%) Windows
3 56 (32.56%) Oracle
4 53 (30.81%) SQL
5 52 (30.23%) Java
6 48 (27.91%) VMware
7 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
8 42 (24.42%) Finance
8 42 (24.42%) Degree
9 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (21.51%) Google
10 34 (19.77%) Software Engineering
11 32 (18.60%) Banking
11 32 (18.60%) JBoss
11 32 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (18.02%) WebSphere
12 31 (18.02%) WebLogic
13 29 (16.86%) Unit Testing
13 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
14 28 (16.28%) J2EE
14 28 (16.28%) ITIL
15 27 (15.70%) Scrum
16 25 (14.53%) IBM
16 25 (14.53%) GWT
17 24 (13.95%) Computer Science
17 24 (13.95%) UML
18 23 (13.37%) RDBMS
18 23 (13.37%) Service Management
18 23 (13.37%) Problem Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (18.60%) JBoss
2 31 (18.02%) WebLogic
2 31 (18.02%) WebSphere
3 16 (9.30%) Apache ServiceMix
4 14 (8.14%) Apache
5 10 (5.81%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.65%) MS Exchange
7 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.49%) IIS
9 3 (1.74%) WordPress
9 3 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.74%) CMS
10 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.16%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.58%) Node.js
11 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS Project
2 3 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Agresso
2 2 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
3 1 (0.58%) Summit
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.21%) SAN
2 12 (6.98%) Firewall
3 10 (5.81%) SSL
3 10 (5.81%) NAS
4 9 (5.23%) Internet
5 7 (4.07%) IPv4
5 7 (4.07%) HTTP
5 7 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (4.07%) iSCSI
6 6 (3.49%) VPN
6 6 (3.49%) DNS
6 6 (3.49%) LDAP
7 4 (2.33%) Network Security
8 3 (1.74%) VLAN
8 3 (1.74%) IPsec
8 3 (1.74%) SMTP
8 3 (1.74%) DHCP
8 3 (1.74%) FTP
8 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
3 23 (13.37%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.65%) MySQL
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.74%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) Redis
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (12.21%) JUnit
2 20 (11.63%) Eclipse
2 20 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.63%) Ant
3 18 (10.47%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.88%) Eclipse RCP
4 17 (9.88%) Maven
5 6 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.91%) Selenium
7 4 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.74%) WATIR
9 2 (1.16%) MonkeyTalk
9 2 (1.16%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.16%) Calabash
10 1 (0.58%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.58%) TestNG
10 1 (0.58%) Toad
10 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.58%) JMeter
10 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
General
1 42 (24.42%) Finance
2 32 (18.60%) Banking
3 17 (9.88%) French Language
4 11 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.65%) Legal
6 7 (4.07%) Aerospace
7 6 (3.49%) Back Office
8 4 (2.33%) Retail
9 2 (1.16%) International Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (17.44%) Analyst
2 22 (12.79%) Software Engineer
3 21 (12.21%) UNIX Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 20 (11.63%) Administrator
5 17 (9.88%) Developer
5 17 (9.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.98%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.98%) UNIX Administrator
7 12 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) Consultant
9 10 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (5.23%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) UNIX Support
10 9 (5.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.65%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.28%) J2EE
2 25 (14.53%) GWT
3 21 (12.21%) XML
4 20 (11.63%) JMS
4 20 (11.63%) JSP
4 20 (11.63%) Servlets
5 19 (11.05%) Spring
6 17 (9.88%) XSLT
6 17 (9.88%) WebSphere MQ
7 16 (9.30%) OSGi
8 13 (7.56%) HTML
9 7 (4.07%) Web Services
10 6 (3.49%) .NET
10 6 (3.49%) CSS
11 5 (2.91%) Middleware
12 4 (2.33%) Qt
13 2 (1.16%) RESTful
13 2 (1.16%) jQuery
13 2 (1.16%) CSS3
13 2 (1.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.79%) Client/Server
4 20 (11.63%) N-Tier
5 17 (9.88%) Inversion of Control
5 17 (9.88%) SWIFT
6 12 (6.98%) Xbox
7 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.49%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.91%) Clustering
9 5 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.33%) PKI
10 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.33%) Open Source
10 4 (2.33%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.74%) PMI
12 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.16%) User Experience
13 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (47.67%) Linux
2 62 (36.05%) Windows
3 13 (7.56%) Solaris
4 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.65%) AIX
4 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.07%) CentOS
6 6 (3.49%) VMS
7 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.58%) Fedora
8 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.77%) Software Engineering
3 29 (16.86%) Unit Testing
4 28 (16.28%) ITIL
5 27 (15.70%) Scrum
6 24 (13.95%) UML
7 23 (13.37%) Service Management
7 23 (13.37%) Problem Management
8 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.88%) TDD
10 15 (8.72%) Matrix Management
11 11 (6.40%) Project Management
12 10 (5.81%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (4.07%) Information Security
14 7 (4.07%) ITSM
14 7 (4.07%) OO
14 7 (4.07%) QMS
14 7 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (4.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.81%) SQL
2 52 (30.23%) Java
3 19 (11.05%) C++
4 13 (7.56%) C
4 13 (7.56%) C#
5 12 (6.98%) Python
6 7 (4.07%) Ada
6 7 (4.07%) Assembly Language
6 7 (4.07%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.07%) Perl
6 7 (4.07%) VC++
7 6 (3.49%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.49%) Ruby
7 6 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.74%) PHP
9 3 (1.74%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (24.42%) Degree
2 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) APMP
5 4 (2.33%) ISEB
6 3 (1.74%) PMP
6 3 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PhD
8 1 (0.58%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
2 3 (1.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.07%) ARCserve
1 7 (4.07%) Backup Exec
1 7 (4.07%) Puppet
1 7 (4.07%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.58%) YUM
5 1 (0.58%) logstash
Vendors
1 56 (32.56%) Oracle
2 48 (27.91%) VMware
3 37 (21.51%) Google
4 25 (14.53%) IBM
5 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 14 (8.14%) Sybase
7 12 (6.98%) Cisco
7 12 (6.98%) Facebook
8 9 (5.23%) Citrix
9 7 (4.07%) Juniper
9 7 (4.07%) 3PAR
9 7 (4.07%) EMC
9 7 (4.07%) Veeam
9 7 (4.07%) WatchGuard
10 5 (2.91%) SAP
11 4 (2.33%) Sun
11 4 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (1.74%) Cognos
12 3 (1.74%) HP
12 3 (1.74%) Ericsson
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £42000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £42000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, London, UKwide
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago