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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 66 71 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 69 69 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.49% 3.70% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.94% 11.90% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,500
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
495 580 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.03% 31.10% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 409 495 327
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £47,500 £47,500
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 21 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 75 (46.88%) Linux
2 53 (33.13%) Windows
3 52 (32.50%) Oracle
4 51 (31.88%) SQL
5 48 (30.00%) Java
6 40 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 40 (25.00%) VMware
7 37 (23.13%) Finance
8 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (22.50%) Google
8 36 (22.50%) Degree
9 32 (20.00%) Banking
10 31 (19.38%) Enterprise Software
11 30 (18.75%) JBoss
12 29 (18.13%) J2EE
12 29 (18.13%) WebLogic
12 29 (18.13%) Software Engineering
12 29 (18.13%) WebSphere
13 28 (17.50%) Unit Testing
14 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (16.88%) Scrum
15 25 (15.63%) ITIL
15 25 (15.63%) IBM
15 25 (15.63%) Relational Database
16 24 (15.00%) GWT
17 23 (14.38%) UML
18 22 (13.75%) XML
19 21 (13.13%) Computer Science
19 21 (13.13%) Problem Management
19 21 (13.13%) Service Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (18.75%) JBoss
2 29 (18.13%) WebLogic
2 29 (18.13%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.25%) Apache
6 6 (3.75%) IIS
7 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.88%) WordPress
9 3 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.88%) CMS
10 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.25%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.63%) Node.js
11 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Project
1 3 (1.88%) MS Office
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Agresso
2 2 (1.25%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Summit
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) SAN
2 11 (6.88%) SSL
3 10 (6.25%) Internet
4 9 (5.63%) Firewall
5 8 (5.00%) IPv4
5 8 (5.00%) HTTP
6 7 (4.38%) NAS
7 6 (3.75%) VPN
7 6 (3.75%) DNS
7 6 (3.75%) LDAP
8 4 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.50%) Network Security
8 4 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.88%) IPsec
9 3 (1.88%) VLAN
9 3 (1.88%) SMTP
9 3 (1.88%) DHCP
9 3 (1.88%) FTP
9 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 21 (13.13%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.00%) MySQL
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.88%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) JUnit
1 20 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.88%) Ant
2 19 (11.88%) Eclipse
3 18 (11.25%) Jenkins
4 17 (10.63%) Maven
5 16 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.88%) Selenium
8 2 (1.25%) MonkeyTalk
8 2 (1.25%) Calabash
8 2 (1.25%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.63%) WatiN
9 1 (0.63%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.63%) TestNG
9 1 (0.63%) WATIR
9 1 (0.63%) Toad
9 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.63%) JMeter
9 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (23.13%) Finance
2 32 (20.00%) Banking
3 16 (10.00%) French Language
4 9 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.00%) Legal
6 7 (4.38%) Aerospace
7 5 (3.13%) Retail
8 2 (1.25%) International Banking
8 2 (1.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.75%) Analyst
1 22 (13.75%) UNIX Engineer
2 20 (12.50%) Developer
3 19 (11.88%) Support Analyst
4 17 (10.63%) Software Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Administrator
5 16 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.25%) Consultant
7 10 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.63%) UNIX Administrator
8 9 (5.63%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.63%) UNIX Support
9 8 (5.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.75%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.13%) J2EE
2 24 (15.00%) GWT
3 22 (13.75%) XML
4 20 (12.50%) Spring
5 19 (11.88%) JMS
5 19 (11.88%) JSP
5 19 (11.88%) Servlets
6 16 (10.00%) XSLT
6 16 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (10.00%) OSGi
7 12 (7.50%) HTML
8 8 (5.00%) CSS
9 7 (4.38%) Web Services
10 5 (3.13%) Middleware
11 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.50%) RESTful
12 3 (1.88%) XHTML
12 3 (1.88%) SOAP
12 3 (1.88%) .NET
13 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (13.13%) Client/Server
2 21 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 19 (11.88%) N-Tier
4 16 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (10.00%) SWIFT
5 12 (7.50%) Xbox
6 8 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.13%) Clustering
8 4 (2.50%) PKI
8 4 (2.50%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.88%) PMI
10 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.25%) Physics
10 2 (1.25%) User Experience
10 2 (1.25%) Open Source
10 2 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (46.88%) Linux
2 53 (33.13%) Windows
3 12 (7.50%) Solaris
4 7 (4.38%) CentOS
4 7 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.75%) VMS
6 4 (2.50%) AIX
6 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Fedora
8 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.13%) Software Engineering
3 28 (17.50%) Unit Testing
4 27 (16.88%) Scrum
5 25 (15.63%) ITIL
6 23 (14.38%) UML
7 21 (13.13%) Service Management
7 21 (13.13%) Problem Management
8 19 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.88%) TDD
9 13 (8.13%) Matrix Management
10 12 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 10 (6.25%) Project Management
12 9 (5.63%) OO
13 7 (4.38%) Information Security
13 7 (4.38%) ITSM
13 7 (4.38%) QMS
13 7 (4.38%) DevOps
14 6 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (31.88%) SQL
2 48 (30.00%) Java
3 15 (9.38%) C++
4 12 (7.50%) Python
5 10 (6.25%) C#
6 9 (5.63%) C
7 8 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.38%) Perl
8 7 (4.38%) VC++
8 7 (4.38%) Ada
8 7 (4.38%) Assembly Language
8 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.75%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.50%) Ruby
12 3 (1.88%) VB
12 3 (1.88%) PHP
12 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (22.50%) Degree
2 11 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.13%) APMP
5 4 (2.50%) ISEB
6 3 (1.88%) PMP
6 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.25%) PhD
8 1 (0.63%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 7 (4.38%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) Puppet
1 7 (4.38%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.50%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.63%) YUM
5 1 (0.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 52 (32.50%) Oracle
2 40 (25.00%) VMware
3 36 (22.50%) Google
4 25 (15.63%) IBM
5 15 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.13%) Sybase
7 12 (7.50%) Facebook
8 9 (5.63%) Citrix
9 5 (3.13%) SAP
9 5 (3.13%) Cisco
10 4 (2.50%) Unisys
10 4 (2.50%) Juniper
10 4 (2.50%) HP
10 4 (2.50%) EMC
10 4 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (2.50%) Veeam
10 4 (2.50%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.50%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (1.88%) Ericsson
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