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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 134 96 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.03% 5.29% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.62% 19.88% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 115 83 125
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
523 483 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.43% 26.61% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 474 403 467
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £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 1 September 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 163 (71.18%) Linux
2 112 (48.91%) Java
3 88 (38.43%) Degree
4 86 (37.55%) Oracle
4 86 (37.55%) Python
5 82 (35.81%) Software Engineering
6 79 (34.50%) VMware
7 72 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (28.38%) Git (software)
9 60 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (25.76%) Jenkins
11 58 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 53 (23.14%) SaaS
12 53 (23.14%) Puppet
12 53 (23.14%) Finance
13 52 (22.71%) Windows
13 52 (22.71%) Perl
13 52 (22.71%) DevOps
14 51 (22.27%) IaaS
15 49 (21.40%) SQL
15 49 (21.40%) Apache
16 48 (20.96%) Maven
16 48 (20.96%) Computer Science
17 45 (19.65%) Telecoms
17 45 (19.65%) WebLogic
18 40 (17.47%) C++
18 40 (17.47%) Configuration Management
18 40 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
19 39 (17.03%) Opscode Chef
20 38 (16.59%) PaaS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (21.40%) Apache
2 45 (19.65%) WebLogic
3 33 (14.41%) OpenStack
4 30 (13.10%) JBoss
4 30 (13.10%) WebSphere
5 23 (10.04%) Tomcat
6 19 (8.30%) nginx
7 16 (6.99%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (2.18%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.31%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.31%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 53 (23.14%) SaaS
2 51 (22.27%) IaaS
3 40 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (16.59%) PaaS
5 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (3.93%) Google App Engine
6 9 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.44%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.16%) TCP/IP
2 28 (12.23%) WAN
3 26 (11.35%) LAN
4 11 (4.80%) HTTP
5 7 (3.06%) SSL
6 5 (2.18%) SAN
6 5 (2.18%) Firewall
7 4 (1.75%) LDAP
7 4 (1.75%) SMTP
7 4 (1.75%) FTP
7 4 (1.75%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.75%) tcpdump
8 3 (1.31%) Internet
9 2 (0.87%) IPv4
9 2 (0.87%) DSL
9 2 (0.87%) VDSL
9 2 (0.87%) VLAN
10 1 (0.44%) Wireless
10 1 (0.44%) IPv6
10 1 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.48%) RDBMS
2 24 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 21 (9.17%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (6.11%) Big Data
6 10 (4.37%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.18%) MySQL
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.87%) DataStage
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.87%) MS Access
10 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 65 (28.38%) Git (software)
2 59 (25.76%) Jenkins
3 48 (20.96%) Maven
4 33 (14.41%) Ant
5 28 (12.23%) Hudson
6 24 (10.48%) JUnit
7 17 (7.42%) Gradle
8 16 (6.99%) Eclipse RCP
8 16 (6.99%) Eclipse
9 9 (3.93%) Artifactory
10 8 (3.49%) Subversion
11 6 (2.62%) JIRA
11 6 (2.62%) TestNG
12 3 (1.31%) Selenium
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.87%) JBehave
13 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.44%) Metasploit
14 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (23.14%) Finance
2 45 (19.65%) Telecoms
3 30 (13.10%) Banking
4 12 (5.24%) Electronics
5 10 (4.37%) Marketing
5 10 (4.37%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.93%) French Language
6 9 (3.93%) Law
7 5 (2.18%) Back Office
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (34.06%) Software Engineer
2 32 (13.97%) Analyst
3 30 (13.10%) Developer
4 28 (12.23%) Applications Support
5 26 (11.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 25 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (9.61%) Support Analyst
8 20 (8.73%) Cloud Engineer
9 18 (7.86%) Principal Engineer
9 18 (7.86%) Principal Software Engineer
10 17 (7.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 16 (6.99%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (6.99%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (6.11%) Support Engineer
13 10 (4.37%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.37%) Linux Engineer
14 9 (3.93%) Administrator
15 8 (3.49%) Software Support Engineer
15 8 (3.49%) Applications Support Engineer
16 7 (3.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.59%) J2EE
2 25 (10.92%) Middleware
2 25 (10.92%) GWT
3 24 (10.48%) Web Services
4 21 (9.17%) XML
4 21 (9.17%) REST
5 19 (8.30%) Oracle Fusion
5 19 (8.30%) LAMP
6 18 (7.86%) Spring
6 18 (7.86%) JSP
7 16 (6.99%) Servlets
7 16 (6.99%) XSLT
7 16 (6.99%) JMS
7 16 (6.99%) WebSphere MQ
7 16 (6.99%) WebCenter
7 16 (6.99%) OSGi
7 16 (6.99%) MCollective
8 13 (5.68%) JMX
9 10 (4.37%) .NET
10 7 (3.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.96%) Computer Science
2 35 (15.28%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (12.66%) Digital Media
4 24 (10.48%) Data Centre
5 16 (6.99%) SWIFT
5 16 (6.99%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (6.99%) Client/Server
5 16 (6.99%) N-Tier
6 15 (6.55%) Mathematics
6 15 (6.55%) Physics
7 10 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.49%) DTV
9 7 (3.06%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.62%) Replication
11 5 (2.18%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.18%) Xbox
12 3 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 163 (71.18%) Linux
2 52 (22.71%) Windows
3 13 (5.68%) Solaris
4 8 (3.49%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.18%) CentOS
6 4 (1.75%) AIX
7 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.44%) HPUX
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (35.81%) Software Engineering
2 72 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (22.71%) DevOps
5 40 (17.47%) Configuration Management
6 32 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (12.23%) Open Source
8 26 (11.35%) OO
9 25 (10.92%) Scrum
9 25 (10.92%) Unit Testing
10 22 (9.61%) Identity Management
10 22 (9.61%) Service Delivery
11 21 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (8.73%) Data Management
13 19 (8.30%) SOA
13 19 (8.30%) ITIL
13 19 (8.30%) Mentoring
13 19 (8.30%) Build Automation
14 18 (7.86%) Problem Management
15 17 (7.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (48.91%) Java
2 86 (37.55%) Python
3 52 (22.71%) Perl
4 49 (21.40%) SQL
5 40 (17.47%) C++
6 32 (13.97%) Bash Shell
7 23 (10.04%) Ruby
8 20 (8.73%) Clojure
9 19 (8.30%) Jython
10 14 (6.11%) Shell Script
10 14 (6.11%) C
11 12 (5.24%) Scala
12 11 (4.80%) PL/SQL
13 8 (3.49%) C#
14 7 (3.06%) Bourne shell
14 7 (3.06%) Groovy
15 5 (2.18%) Korn
15 5 (2.18%) PHP
16 3 (1.31%) VB
17 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (38.43%) Degree
2 19 (8.30%) CCNA
2 19 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.87%) GIAC
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.99%) VirtualBox
2 16 (6.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (6.55%) Docker
4 10 (4.37%) Xen
5 4 (1.75%) Snort
6 3 (1.31%) KVM
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.44%) LXC
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 53 (23.14%) Puppet
2 39 (17.03%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (13.97%) Nagios
4 26 (11.35%) Ansible
5 23 (10.04%) Vagrant
6 19 (8.30%) Salt
7 16 (6.99%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (3.06%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.18%) Opsview
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.44%) Nessus
11 1 (0.44%) Nmap
11 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 86 (37.55%) Oracle
2 79 (34.50%) VMware
3 36 (15.72%) Google
4 23 (10.04%) Sybase
5 14 (6.11%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.24%) BEA
7 9 (3.93%) IBM
7 9 (3.93%) Rackspace
8 8 (3.49%) SAP
9 7 (3.06%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.62%) HP
11 5 (2.18%) Sun
11 5 (2.18%) Facebook
12 4 (1.75%) Citrix
13 3 (1.31%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.31%) Cisco
13 3 (1.31%) ForgeRock
14 2 (0.87%) BancTec
14 2 (0.87%) Compuware
14 2 (0.87%) EMC
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