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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 43 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 99 95 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.87% 4.71% 3.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.20% 19.83% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 60
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
490 479 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.13% 23.76% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 418 412 400
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,384 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 24 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 87 (51.48%) Linux
2 61 (36.09%) Oracle
3 58 (34.32%) Java
4 44 (26.04%) Python
5 42 (24.85%) Google
6 39 (23.08%) Degree
7 38 (22.49%) Windows
8 37 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (21.30%) Jenkins
9 36 (21.30%) Enterprise Software
10 34 (20.12%) SQL
11 33 (19.53%) Perl
12 32 (18.93%) J2EE
12 32 (18.93%) Apache
13 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
14 27 (15.98%) JUnit
14 27 (15.98%) Software Engineering
14 27 (15.98%) Scrum
14 27 (15.98%) VMware
15 26 (15.38%) JBoss
16 25 (14.79%) Puppet
17 24 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (14.20%) DevOps
18 23 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (13.61%) Git (software)
18 23 (13.61%) Configuration Management
18 23 (13.61%) Tomcat
18 23 (13.61%) Eclipse
18 23 (13.61%) WebLogic
18 23 (13.61%) Finance

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (18.93%) Apache
2 26 (15.38%) JBoss
3 23 (13.61%) WebLogic
3 23 (13.61%) WebSphere
3 23 (13.61%) Tomcat
4 18 (10.65%) OpenStack
5 16 (9.47%) nginx
6 10 (5.92%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (3.55%) Jetty
8 5 (2.96%) Joomla!
9 4 (2.37%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.78%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.78%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 1 (0.59%) CMS
12 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.55%) SaaS
2 6 (3.55%) PaaS
2 6 (3.55%) IaaS
3 5 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.78%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.18%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.59%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.59%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.83%) WAN
1 20 (11.83%) HTTP
2 16 (9.47%) LAN
3 13 (7.69%) Internet
4 12 (7.10%) IPv4
4 12 (7.10%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.33%) SSL
6 8 (4.73%) Firewall
7 3 (1.78%) DNS
7 3 (1.78%) IPv6
7 3 (1.78%) SAN
7 3 (1.78%) VoIP
7 3 (1.78%) VLAN
8 2 (1.18%) InfiniBand
8 2 (1.18%) ATM
8 2 (1.18%) VPN
8 2 (1.18%) Wireless
8 2 (1.18%) SSH
9 1 (0.59%) DSL
9 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.51%) RDBMS
2 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.33%) MySQL
4 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.14%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.96%) MS Access
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.59%) DataStage
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 36 (21.30%) Jenkins
2 27 (15.98%) JUnit
3 23 (13.61%) Eclipse
3 23 (13.61%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.43%) Hudson
5 17 (10.06%) Ant
6 16 (9.47%) Maven
7 11 (6.51%) Selenium
7 11 (6.51%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.92%) Eclipse RCP
9 8 (4.73%) JIRA
9 8 (4.73%) Subversion
10 7 (4.14%) NUnit
10 7 (4.14%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (4.14%) TestNG
10 7 (4.14%) WebDriver
10 7 (4.14%) SpecFlow
11 6 (3.55%) Bugzilla
12 4 (2.37%) JBehave
13 1 (0.59%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (13.61%) Finance
1 23 (13.61%) Banking
2 10 (5.92%) French Language
3 6 (3.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.55%) Law
4 4 (2.37%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.78%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Military
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (22.49%) Analyst
2 33 (19.53%) Support Analyst
3 25 (14.79%) Developer
4 20 (11.83%) Software Engineer
5 17 (10.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (9.47%) Applications Support
6 16 (9.47%) UNIX Engineer
7 15 (8.88%) Junior
8 14 (8.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.69%) Administrator
9 13 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (7.10%) Support Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Junior Analyst
10 12 (7.10%) Junior Support Analyst
11 10 (5.92%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.92%) UNIX Support Engineer
11 10 (5.92%) UNIX Support
11 10 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.93%) J2EE
2 21 (12.43%) Spring
3 18 (10.65%) GWT
4 17 (10.06%) Middleware
4 17 (10.06%) XML
5 15 (8.88%) JSP
6 10 (5.92%) Servlets
6 10 (5.92%) XSLT
6 10 (5.92%) JMS
6 10 (5.92%) LAMP
6 10 (5.92%) OSGi
6 10 (5.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (5.33%) HTML
8 7 (4.14%) REST
9 6 (3.55%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (3.55%) WebCenter
9 6 (3.55%) MCollective
10 5 (2.96%) .NET
10 5 (2.96%) Ajax
11 3 (1.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.30%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (11.83%) Xbox
3 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 12 (7.10%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.10%) Physics
5 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.92%) SWIFT
6 10 (5.92%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (5.92%) N-Tier
7 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.55%) Open Source
9 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.37%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.78%) Clustering
11 2 (1.18%) RMADS
11 2 (1.18%) CESG
11 2 (1.18%) Statistics
12 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.59%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 87 (51.48%) Linux
2 38 (22.49%) Windows
3 18 (10.65%) Solaris
4 17 (10.06%) CentOS
5 12 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.73%) Debian
6 8 (4.73%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.37%) AIX
9 3 (1.78%) VMS
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.98%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.98%) Scrum
3 24 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (14.20%) DevOps
4 23 (13.61%) Configuration Management
5 18 (10.65%) TDD
5 18 (10.65%) Unit Testing
6 15 (8.88%) ITIL
7 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.51%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.51%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.92%) UML
10 10 (5.92%) OO
11 8 (4.73%) Build Automation
11 8 (4.73%) User Stories
12 7 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.14%) Performance Testing
13 6 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.32%) Java
2 44 (26.04%) Python
3 34 (20.12%) SQL
4 33 (19.53%) Perl
5 22 (13.02%) Ruby
5 22 (13.02%) Bash Shell
6 20 (11.83%) C++
7 13 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.51%) PHP
8 11 (6.51%) C#
9 8 (4.73%) C
10 7 (4.14%) Groovy
10 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.55%) Jython
12 5 (2.96%) Pascal
12 5 (2.96%) Delphi
12 5 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.96%) VBA
13 4 (2.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) CCNA
2 14 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.96%) PhD
6 4 (2.37%) ISEB
7 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) RHCE
8 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.59%) GCIA
8 1 (0.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 9 (5.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.73%) Samba
3 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.55%) VirtualBox
3 6 (3.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.78%) KVM
4 3 (1.78%) Docker
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.18%) Squid
5 2 (1.18%) Xen
5 2 (1.18%) NFS
5 2 (1.18%) Gluster
5 2 (1.18%) RHEV
5 2 (1.18%) oVirt
5 2 (1.18%) GFS2
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.59%) LXC
6 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.59%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (14.79%) Puppet
2 22 (13.02%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.28%) Ansible
3 14 (8.28%) Salt
3 14 (8.28%) Nagios
4 6 (3.55%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (3.55%) Vagrant
4 6 (3.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 3 (1.78%) Opsview
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.18%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.18%) Pacemaker
6 2 (1.18%) SELinux
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (36.09%) Oracle
2 42 (24.85%) Google
3 27 (15.98%) VMware
4 20 (11.83%) Facebook
5 19 (11.24%) IBM
6 10 (5.92%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.73%) Sybase
8 7 (4.14%) HP
9 5 (2.96%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.96%) Compuware
9 5 (2.96%) BancTec
9 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.37%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.37%) Citrix
10 4 (2.37%) Unisys
11 2 (1.18%) Cisco
11 2 (1.18%) Intel
11 2 (1.18%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.18%) Netezza
12 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + excellent bens and training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago