The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 41 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 95 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.70% 3.75% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.43% 15.56% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 60 49
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
489 437 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.18% 24.13% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 393 382
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
South West

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 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (42.76%) Windows
2 54 (37.24%) Linux
2 54 (37.24%) Java
3 49 (33.79%) Degree
4 43 (29.66%) Finance
4 43 (29.66%) VMware
5 40 (27.59%) Oracle
6 39 (26.90%) Software Engineering
7 37 (25.52%) SQL
8 32 (22.07%) SQL Server
9 30 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (20.00%) XML
10 29 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (19.31%) JUnit
11 28 (19.31%) J2EE
12 25 (17.24%) IBM
13 24 (16.55%) JSP
13 24 (16.55%) WebSphere
14 23 (15.86%) Google
14 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
14 23 (15.86%) Spring
14 23 (15.86%) WebLogic
14 23 (15.86%) OOA/OOD
15 22 (15.17%) Eclipse
15 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
15 22 (15.17%) 4G
15 22 (15.17%) Relational Database
16 21 (14.48%) GWT
16 21 (14.48%) Unit Testing
16 21 (14.48%) JBoss

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (16.55%) WebSphere
2 23 (15.86%) WebLogic
3 10 (6.90%) Apache
4 4 (2.76%) Drupal
4 4 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.76%) CMS
5 3 (2.07%) WordPress
6 2 (1.38%) Zimbra
6 2 (1.38%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.38%) IIS
6 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.69%) Node.js
7 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Magento
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.38%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
1 22 (15.17%) 4G
2 16 (11.03%) SAN
3 15 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 15 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (8.97%) Firewall
5 11 (7.59%) VPN
6 10 (6.90%) Network Security
7 6 (4.14%) WAN
7 6 (4.14%) LAN
8 5 (3.45%) Internet
9 4 (2.76%) IPv4
10 3 (2.07%) IPv6
10 3 (2.07%) HTTP
11 2 (1.38%) LTE
11 2 (1.38%) Packet Switching
11 2 (1.38%) SMS
11 2 (1.38%) UMTS
11 2 (1.38%) VoIP
11 2 (1.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.17%) Relational Database
3 20 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 14 (9.66%) MySQL
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.38%) ActiveReports
8 2 (1.38%) Big Data
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.38%) MS Access
8 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) Essbase
9 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (19.31%) JUnit
2 22 (15.17%) Eclipse
3 21 (14.48%) Ant
4 20 (13.79%) Eclipse RCP
5 13 (8.97%) Selenium
6 11 (7.59%) Cucumber
7 10 (6.90%) JIRA
8 6 (4.14%) WATIR
8 6 (4.14%) Subversion
9 5 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.45%) JBehave
10 4 (2.76%) WatiN
10 4 (2.76%) JMeter
11 3 (2.07%) Bugzilla
11 3 (2.07%) Maven
12 2 (1.38%) Calabash
12 2 (1.38%) MonkeyTalk
12 2 (1.38%) JDeveloper
12 2 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.38%) FitNesse
General
1 43 (29.66%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Banking
2 20 (13.79%) French Language
3 9 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.83%) Electronics
5 6 (4.14%) Marketing
6 3 (2.07%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (15.86%) Software Engineer
2 16 (11.03%) Developer
3 15 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.66%) Consultant
5 12 (8.28%) Security Consultant
6 11 (7.59%) Technical Design Authority
7 10 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Solutions Consultant
7 10 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Analyst
8 9 (6.21%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) QA Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Administrator
10 7 (4.83%) Tester
11 6 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.45%) PHP Developer
13 4 (2.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 4 (2.76%) Applications Specialist
13 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) XML
2 28 (19.31%) J2EE
3 24 (16.55%) JSP
4 23 (15.86%) Spring
5 21 (14.48%) GWT
6 20 (13.79%) Servlets
6 20 (13.79%) XSLT
6 20 (13.79%) JMS
6 20 (13.79%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (6.90%) Qt
7 10 (6.90%) HTML
7 10 (6.90%) CSS
8 7 (4.83%) Middleware
9 6 (4.14%) XSL
9 6 (4.14%) XHTML
9 6 (4.14%) .NET
10 4 (2.76%) Web Services
11 3 (2.07%) LAMP
11 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.07%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.79%) Client/Server
2 20 (13.79%) N-Tier
2 20 (13.79%) SWIFT
2 20 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (9.66%) Open Source
4 9 (6.21%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.76%) IVR
7 3 (2.07%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.38%) Xbox
8 2 (1.38%) DTV
8 2 (1.38%) Verilog
9 1 (0.69%) BBC
9 1 (0.69%) Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) ASIC Verification
9 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 62 (42.76%) Windows
2 54 (37.24%) Linux
3 15 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.59%) Solaris
6 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.76%) AIX
8 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.38%) HPUX
8 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.90%) Software Engineering
2 30 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.86%) OOA/OOD
4 21 (14.48%) Unit Testing
5 20 (13.79%) UML
6 17 (11.72%) ITIL
7 16 (11.03%) Problem Management
8 13 (8.97%) OOD
8 13 (8.97%) OO
9 12 (8.28%) Service Management
10 11 (7.59%) Workflow
10 11 (7.59%) Matrix Management
11 10 (6.90%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.90%) Scrum
11 10 (6.90%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.21%) Information Security
12 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.14%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.24%) Java
2 37 (25.52%) SQL
3 18 (12.41%) C
4 16 (11.03%) Python
4 16 (11.03%) PHP
5 15 (10.34%) C++
6 11 (7.59%) Perl
6 11 (7.59%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.21%) Ruby
8 6 (4.14%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.14%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.07%) VBScript
9 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.38%) C#
10 2 (1.38%) VB
10 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.38%) VB6
11 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.69%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 49 (33.79%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) MCSE
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.21%) MCSA
4 8 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.83%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.14%) CCNA
7 3 (2.07%) ISEB
7 3 (2.07%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) SLA
1 13 (8.97%) QA
2 9 (6.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.21%) vSphere
4 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.38%) NFS
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.38%) Samba
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.69%) Xen
6 1 (0.69%) Squid
6 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (6.21%) WSUS
2 3 (2.07%) AppDetective
3 2 (1.38%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.38%) OpenView
4 1 (0.69%) Nagios
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 43 (29.66%) VMware
2 40 (27.59%) Oracle
3 25 (17.24%) IBM
4 23 (15.86%) Google
5 21 (14.48%) JBoss
6 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
7 10 (6.90%) Citrix
8 9 (6.21%) HP
9 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.45%) Cisco
11 4 (2.76%) SAP
12 2 (1.38%) Opsware
12 2 (1.38%) Zend
12 2 (1.38%) Facebook
12 2 (1.38%) hybris
12 2 (1.38%) BMC
12 2 (1.38%) Empirix
12 2 (1.38%) Compuware
12 2 (1.38%) Micro Focus
12 2 (1.38%) Scalix
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