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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 143 90 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.58% 4.91% 7.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.81% 18.79% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 122 73 117
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,800 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,798 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.49% -
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
554 479 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.36% 26.12% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 507 389 476
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 5 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 169 (68.42%) Linux
2 103 (41.70%) Java
3 95 (38.46%) Python
4 93 (37.65%) Oracle
5 84 (34.01%) Degree
6 79 (31.98%) VMware
7 78 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 65 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 62 (25.10%) Perl
10 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (24.70%) Windows
11 61 (24.70%) Git (software)
12 60 (24.29%) Puppet
12 60 (24.29%) Apache
13 58 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (23.48%) DevOps
14 53 (21.46%) SaaS
14 53 (21.46%) SQL
15 52 (21.05%) Finance
16 51 (20.65%) Computer Science
16 51 (20.65%) IaaS
17 48 (19.43%) Configuration Management
18 47 (19.03%) WebLogic
19 46 (18.62%) Maven
19 46 (18.62%) Opscode Chef
20 41 (16.60%) J2EE
20 41 (16.60%) C++
21 40 (16.19%) Google
21 40 (16.19%) Bash Shell

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 60 (24.29%) Apache
2 47 (19.03%) WebLogic
3 33 (13.36%) OpenStack
3 33 (13.36%) JBoss
4 32 (12.96%) WebSphere
5 30 (12.15%) Tomcat
6 25 (10.12%) nginx
7 17 (6.88%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (2.02%) Joomla!
8 5 (2.02%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.62%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.21%) IIS
11 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (21.46%) SaaS
2 51 (20.65%) IaaS
3 40 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (15.38%) PaaS
5 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (2.83%) Google App Engine
6 7 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.21%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.40%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 37 (14.98%) WAN
3 33 (13.36%) LAN
4 17 (6.88%) HTTP
5 11 (4.45%) Firewall
6 8 (3.24%) SSL
7 5 (2.02%) IPv4
7 5 (2.02%) Internet
7 5 (2.02%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.62%) tcpdump
8 4 (1.62%) SAN
8 4 (1.62%) FTP
8 4 (1.62%) SMTP
8 4 (1.62%) LDAP
9 3 (1.21%) VoIP
9 3 (1.21%) DSL
9 3 (1.21%) IPv6
9 3 (1.21%) VLAN
10 2 (0.81%) Wireless
10 2 (0.81%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.12%) RDBMS
2 25 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.91%) Hadoop
4 20 (8.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.05%) Big Data
6 10 (4.05%) MySQL
7 7 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.02%) MS Access
8 5 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.81%) DataStage
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 65 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 61 (24.70%) Git (software)
3 46 (18.62%) Maven
4 31 (12.55%) Hudson
5 29 (11.74%) Ant
6 26 (10.53%) JUnit
7 19 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 17 (6.88%) Eclipse RCP
9 12 (4.86%) Gradle
10 11 (4.45%) Subversion
11 7 (2.83%) TestNG
12 6 (2.43%) JIRA
12 6 (2.43%) Artifactory
13 5 (2.02%) Selenium
13 5 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (1.62%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.81%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.81%) JBehave
15 2 (0.81%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.81%) NUnit
General
1 52 (21.05%) Finance
2 36 (14.57%) Telecoms
3 35 (14.17%) Banking
4 11 (4.45%) French Language
4 11 (4.45%) Law
5 10 (4.05%) Electronics
6 8 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.24%) Marketing
7 5 (2.02%) Back Office
8 4 (1.62%) Retail
9 2 (0.81%) Military
9 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (29.55%) Software Engineer
2 34 (13.77%) Analyst
3 31 (12.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (11.34%) Developer
5 25 (10.12%) Applications Support
6 24 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 23 (9.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 22 (8.91%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (8.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 17 (6.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (6.88%) Principal Software Engineer
10 17 (6.88%) Principal Engineer
11 16 (6.48%) Support Engineer
12 15 (6.07%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (5.67%) Administrator
13 14 (5.67%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (4.45%) Systems Administrator
15 9 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (3.64%) Junior
15 9 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.60%) J2EE
2 30 (12.15%) Middleware
3 25 (10.12%) GWT
4 24 (9.72%) XML
5 23 (9.31%) REST
6 22 (8.91%) JSP
6 22 (8.91%) Web Services
7 20 (8.10%) Spring
7 20 (8.10%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (7.69%) LAMP
9 18 (7.29%) WebCenter
9 18 (7.29%) MCollective
10 17 (6.88%) OSGi
10 17 (6.88%) Servlets
10 17 (6.88%) XSLT
10 17 (6.88%) JMS
10 17 (6.88%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (5.26%) JMX
12 11 (4.45%) .NET
13 9 (3.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 39 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 22 (8.91%) Digital Media
5 19 (7.69%) Client/Server
6 17 (6.88%) N-Tier
6 17 (6.88%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (6.88%) SWIFT
7 14 (5.67%) Mathematics
7 14 (5.67%) Physics
8 12 (4.86%) Management Information System
9 10 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (3.64%) Xbox
11 6 (2.43%) DTV
12 4 (1.62%) Replication
13 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.21%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (0.81%) RMADS
14 2 (0.81%) CESG
14 2 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 169 (68.42%) Linux
2 61 (24.70%) Windows
3 15 (6.07%) Solaris
4 14 (5.67%) Ubuntu
4 14 (5.67%) CentOS
5 11 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.83%) Debian
7 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.62%) AIX
9 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) HPUX
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 76 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (23.48%) DevOps
5 48 (19.43%) Configuration Management
6 32 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (11.74%) OO
7 29 (11.74%) Open Source
8 28 (11.34%) Scrum
9 25 (10.12%) Service Delivery
9 25 (10.12%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.31%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (9.31%) Identity Management
11 22 (8.91%) ITIL
12 21 (8.50%) Mentoring
13 20 (8.10%) SOA
13 20 (8.10%) Problem Management
14 19 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
14 19 (7.69%) Build Automation
15 18 (7.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 103 (41.70%) Java
2 95 (38.46%) Python
3 62 (25.10%) Perl
4 53 (21.46%) SQL
5 41 (16.60%) C++
6 40 (16.19%) Bash Shell
7 32 (12.96%) Ruby
8 20 (8.10%) Jython
9 18 (7.29%) Clojure
10 17 (6.88%) C
11 14 (5.67%) PHP
11 14 (5.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (4.86%) Scala
13 11 (4.45%) PL/SQL
13 11 (4.45%) C#
14 9 (3.64%) Groovy
15 7 (2.83%) Bourne shell
16 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
17 5 (2.02%) Korn
17 5 (2.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 84 (34.01%) Degree
2 25 (10.12%) CCNA
2 25 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (4.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.81%) GIAC
6 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) RHCE
7 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.48%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.29%) VirtualBox
2 18 (7.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (4.05%) Docker
4 7 (2.83%) Xen
5 6 (2.43%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.43%) Samba
6 5 (2.02%) Snort
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.21%) KVM
8 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.40%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.40%) LXC
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 60 (24.29%) Puppet
2 46 (18.62%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (13.36%) Nagios
4 32 (12.96%) Ansible
5 25 (10.12%) Salt
5 25 (10.12%) Vagrant
6 18 (7.29%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (2.83%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.02%) Opsview
9 4 (1.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.40%) Nessus
12 1 (0.40%) Nmap
12 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.40%) Graphite
Vendors
1 93 (37.65%) Oracle
2 79 (31.98%) VMware
3 40 (16.19%) Google
4 21 (8.50%) Sybase
5 16 (6.48%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.26%) IBM
7 10 (4.05%) BEA
8 9 (3.64%) Facebook
9 8 (3.24%) HP
9 8 (3.24%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.83%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.43%) SAP
12 5 (2.02%) Compuware
12 5 (2.02%) Citrix
12 5 (2.02%) BancTec
13 4 (1.62%) TIBCO
13 4 (1.62%) Sun
13 4 (1.62%) Cisco
14 3 (1.21%) ForgeRock
15 2 (0.81%) Netezza
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