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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 41 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 102 127 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.48% 8.18% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.21% 25.10% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 84 123 61
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
531 506 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.53% 32.58% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 444 463 355
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 18 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 90 (49.45%) Linux
2 68 (37.36%) Windows
3 57 (31.32%) Oracle
4 56 (30.77%) SQL
5 54 (29.67%) Java
5 54 (29.67%) VMware
6 51 (28.02%) Finance
7 49 (26.92%) Degree
8 47 (25.82%) SQL Server
9 44 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (21.98%) Software Engineering
11 38 (20.88%) Google
12 37 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (19.23%) Relational Database
13 35 (19.23%) ITIL
14 33 (18.13%) Banking
14 33 (18.13%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (17.58%) WebSphere
15 32 (17.58%) WebLogic
16 30 (16.48%) JBoss
16 30 (16.48%) Scrum
16 30 (16.48%) Unit Testing
17 29 (15.93%) J2EE
18 28 (15.38%) IBM
19 27 (14.84%) UML
19 27 (14.84%) GWT
20 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
20 26 (14.29%) RDBMS
21 25 (13.74%) Service Management
22 24 (13.19%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (17.58%) WebSphere
1 32 (17.58%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
3 11 (6.04%) Apache
4 9 (4.95%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.30%) IIS
6 6 (3.30%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.10%) Zimbra
7 2 (1.10%) CMS
7 2 (1.10%) OpenROAD
7 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.55%) Drupal
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
8 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Agresso
2 3 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Summit
3 1 (0.55%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.19%) SAN
2 14 (7.69%) Firewall
3 13 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 10 (5.49%) NAS
4 10 (5.49%) SSL
5 8 (4.40%) Internet
5 8 (4.40%) IPv4
5 8 (4.40%) VPN
5 8 (4.40%) LDAP
6 7 (3.85%) HTTP
7 6 (3.30%) DNS
8 4 (2.20%) Network Security
8 4 (2.20%) VLAN
9 3 (1.65%) SMTP
9 3 (1.65%) DHCP
9 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.65%) IPsec
10 2 (1.10%) SSH
10 2 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 26 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.95%) MySQL
5 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.55%) Redis
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (12.64%) JUnit
2 22 (12.09%) Ant
2 22 (12.09%) Eclipse
3 20 (10.99%) Eclipse RCP
4 17 (9.34%) Git (software)
5 16 (8.79%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.79%) Maven
6 11 (6.04%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.40%) Selenium
8 6 (3.30%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.30%) WATIR
9 5 (2.75%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.20%) MonkeyTalk
10 4 (2.20%) Calabash
11 2 (1.10%) Subversion
12 1 (0.55%) Toad
12 1 (0.55%) JMeter
12 1 (0.55%) TestNG
12 1 (0.55%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 51 (28.02%) Finance
2 33 (18.13%) Banking
3 20 (10.99%) French Language
4 16 (8.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.85%) Legal
6 6 (3.30%) Back Office
7 4 (2.20%) Marketing
8 3 (1.65%) Electronics
8 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.10%) International Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Retail
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (18.13%) Analyst
2 27 (14.84%) Software Engineer
3 20 (10.99%) Administrator
4 19 (10.44%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (8.79%) UNIX Engineer
7 15 (8.24%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.14%) Developer
9 12 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Consultant
11 9 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.95%) Technical Design Authority
12 8 (4.40%) UNIX Administrator
12 8 (4.40%) UNIX Support
12 8 (4.40%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Tester
13 7 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.93%) J2EE
2 27 (14.84%) GWT
3 22 (12.09%) JSP
3 22 (12.09%) Servlets
3 22 (12.09%) XML
3 22 (12.09%) JMS
4 21 (11.54%) Spring
5 20 (10.99%) XSLT
5 20 (10.99%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (7.69%) OSGi
7 9 (4.95%) Web Services
8 8 (4.40%) Qt
8 8 (4.40%) .NET
9 7 (3.85%) HTML
10 5 (2.75%) Middleware
11 4 (2.20%) CGI
12 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.65%) CSS
13 1 (0.55%) Classic ASP
13 1 (0.55%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.13%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 24 (13.19%) Client/Server
4 22 (12.09%) N-Tier
5 20 (10.99%) SWIFT
5 20 (10.99%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (6.59%) Open Source
7 11 (6.04%) Xbox
8 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.75%) Clustering
10 4 (2.20%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.20%) PKI
10 4 (2.20%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.65%) PMI
11 3 (1.65%) DTV
11 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.10%) Verilog
13 1 (0.55%) NHS
13 1 (0.55%) IPTV
13 1 (0.55%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 90 (49.45%) Linux
2 68 (37.36%) Windows
3 17 (9.34%) Solaris
4 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (5.49%) AIX
5 9 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.30%) CentOS
7 5 (2.75%) VMS
8 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.10%) Debian
10 1 (0.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.98%) Software Engineering
3 35 (19.23%) ITIL
4 30 (16.48%) Scrum
4 30 (16.48%) Unit Testing
5 27 (14.84%) UML
6 25 (13.74%) Service Management
7 24 (13.19%) Problem Management
8 17 (9.34%) Matrix Management
8 17 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.24%) TDD
10 11 (6.04%) Project Management
11 10 (5.49%) Project Planning
11 10 (5.49%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (4.95%) User Stories
13 8 (4.40%) Electronic Design Automation
13 8 (4.40%) Identity Management
13 8 (4.40%) CAD
13 8 (4.40%) Data Modelling
13 8 (4.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.77%) SQL
2 54 (29.67%) Java
3 24 (13.19%) C++
4 19 (10.44%) Python
5 15 (8.24%) C
6 13 (7.14%) C#
6 13 (7.14%) Perl
7 11 (6.04%) Ruby
8 10 (5.49%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.85%) VC++
9 7 (3.85%) Ada
9 7 (3.85%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.20%) PHP
13 3 (1.65%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.65%) VB
14 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (26.92%) Degree
2 15 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) APMP
4 4 (2.20%) ISEB
5 3 (1.65%) PMP
5 3 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) MCSE
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.55%) RHCE
7 1 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) GPFS
4 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.10%) Samba
4 2 (1.10%) NFS
5 1 (0.55%) Squid
5 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) ARCserve
1 7 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 7 (3.85%) Puppet
1 7 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.55%) YUM
4 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (31.32%) Oracle
2 54 (29.67%) VMware
3 38 (20.88%) Google
4 30 (16.48%) JBoss
5 28 (15.38%) IBM
6 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
7 14 (7.69%) Cisco
8 12 (6.59%) Sybase
9 11 (6.04%) Facebook
10 10 (5.49%) Citrix
11 7 (3.85%) SAP
11 7 (3.85%) EMC
11 7 (3.85%) Juniper
11 7 (3.85%) WatchGuard
11 7 (3.85%) Veeam
11 7 (3.85%) 3PAR
12 6 (3.30%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.20%) Cyber-Ark
13 4 (2.20%) Sun
14 3 (1.65%) Cognos
Bristol
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
University of Bristol
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago