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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 103 88 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.20% 4.75% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.55% 20.37% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 86 74 69
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £53,000
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
478 432 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.15% 23.34% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 411 369 377
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 1 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Bristol

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 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 79 (47.02%) Linux
2 58 (34.52%) Oracle
3 52 (30.95%) Java
4 43 (25.60%) Google
5 41 (24.40%) Windows
6 38 (22.62%) Python
7 37 (22.02%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (21.43%) Degree
9 33 (19.64%) J2EE
10 31 (18.45%) SQL
10 31 (18.45%) Jenkins
11 30 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (17.26%) Apache
13 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 28 (16.67%) JBoss
14 27 (16.07%) Perl
14 27 (16.07%) JUnit
14 27 (16.07%) Scrum
15 26 (15.48%) Tomcat
15 26 (15.48%) VMware
15 26 (15.48%) Software Engineering
16 23 (13.69%) WebLogic
16 23 (13.69%) Eclipse
16 23 (13.69%) WebSphere
16 23 (13.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (13.10%) Banking
17 22 (13.10%) Spring
18 21 (12.50%) Facebook
18 21 (12.50%) Xbox
19 20 (11.90%) HTTP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (17.26%) Apache
2 28 (16.67%) JBoss
3 26 (15.48%) Tomcat
4 23 (13.69%) WebLogic
4 23 (13.69%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 11 (6.55%) nginx
7 10 (5.95%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (3.57%) Jetty
9 5 (2.98%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.79%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.79%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.79%) WordPress
10 3 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.79%) CMS
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 2 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) SaaS
1 6 (3.57%) PaaS
1 6 (3.57%) IaaS
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.79%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.19%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.60%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.90%) HTTP
2 15 (8.93%) WAN
3 14 (8.33%) Internet
4 13 (7.74%) IPv4
5 11 (6.55%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.55%) LAN
6 10 (5.95%) SSL
7 8 (4.76%) Firewall
8 3 (1.79%) Wireless
8 3 (1.79%) VLAN
8 3 (1.79%) VoIP
8 3 (1.79%) FTP
8 3 (1.79%) DNS
8 3 (1.79%) IPv6
8 3 (1.79%) SAN
9 2 (1.19%) VPN
9 2 (1.19%) ATM
9 2 (1.19%) SSH
9 2 (1.19%) LTE
9 2 (1.19%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.55%) RDBMS
2 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.36%) MySQL
4 6 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.98%) MS Access
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (18.45%) Jenkins
2 27 (16.07%) JUnit
3 23 (13.69%) Eclipse
4 19 (11.31%) Git (software)
5 17 (10.12%) Ant
6 16 (9.52%) Hudson
6 16 (9.52%) Maven
7 11 (6.55%) Selenium
7 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.95%) Eclipse RCP
9 7 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 7 (4.17%) TestNG
9 7 (4.17%) Bugzilla
9 7 (4.17%) NUnit
9 7 (4.17%) Subversion
9 7 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (4.17%) WebDriver
10 6 (3.57%) JIRA
11 4 (2.38%) JBehave
12 1 (0.60%) Gradle
General
1 22 (13.10%) Banking
2 18 (10.71%) Finance
3 10 (5.95%) French Language
4 8 (4.76%) Retail
5 6 (3.57%) Law
6 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.19%) Back Office
7 2 (1.19%) Military
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (20.24%) Analyst
2 31 (18.45%) Support Analyst
3 27 (16.07%) Developer
4 20 (11.90%) UNIX Engineer
5 17 (10.12%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.93%) Junior
6 15 (8.93%) Administrator
7 13 (7.74%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
8 12 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
9 11 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) UNIX Support
9 11 (6.55%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (5.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.64%) J2EE
2 22 (13.10%) Spring
3 18 (10.71%) GWT
3 18 (10.71%) XML
4 16 (9.52%) Middleware
5 15 (8.93%) JSP
6 14 (8.33%) HTML
7 10 (5.95%) Servlets
7 10 (5.95%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (5.95%) XSLT
7 10 (5.95%) JMS
7 10 (5.95%) OSGi
8 6 (3.57%) REST
8 6 (3.57%) MCollective
8 6 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (3.57%) WebCenter
8 6 (3.57%) CSS
9 5 (2.98%) LAMP
9 5 (2.98%) Ajax
10 4 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.02%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (12.50%) Xbox
3 17 (10.12%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.74%) Client/Server
5 11 (6.55%) Mathematics
5 11 (6.55%) Physics
6 10 (5.95%) N-Tier
6 10 (5.95%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (5.95%) SWIFT
7 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.57%) Open Source
9 4 (2.38%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.79%) User Experience
11 2 (1.19%) RMADS
11 2 (1.19%) CESG
11 2 (1.19%) Clustering
12 1 (0.60%) Verilog
12 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (47.02%) Linux
2 41 (24.40%) Windows
3 18 (10.71%) Solaris
4 17 (10.12%) CentOS
5 13 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.76%) Debian
6 8 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.38%) VMS
9 3 (1.79%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.79%) AIX
10 2 (1.19%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.07%) Scrum
3 26 (15.48%) Software Engineering
4 19 (11.31%) TDD
4 19 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 18 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 17 (10.12%) DevOps
7 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.33%) ITIL
8 13 (7.74%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.14%) OO
10 11 (6.55%) Test Automation
10 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.95%) UML
12 7 (4.17%) Kanban
12 7 (4.17%) Performance Testing
12 7 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.17%) User Stories
13 6 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.95%) Java
2 38 (22.62%) Python
3 31 (18.45%) SQL
4 27 (16.07%) Perl
5 18 (10.71%) C++
6 17 (10.12%) Ruby
7 16 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 16 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.55%) PHP
9 10 (5.95%) C#
10 8 (4.76%) C
11 7 (4.17%) Groovy
11 7 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.57%) Jython
13 5 (2.98%) VBA
13 5 (2.98%) Pascal
13 5 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.98%) Delphi
13 5 (2.98%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (21.43%) Degree
2 9 (5.36%) CCNA
2 9 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.98%) PhD
5 4 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.79%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.60%) RHCE
7 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) GCIA
7 1 (0.60%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) QA
2 9 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (13.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.76%) Samba
3 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.57%) VirtualBox
3 6 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.79%) KVM
4 3 (1.79%) Docker
5 2 (1.19%) RHEV
5 2 (1.19%) Gluster
5 2 (1.19%) NFS
5 2 (1.19%) Squid
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.19%) oVirt
5 2 (1.19%) GFS2
6 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Xen
6 1 (0.60%) Snort
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.60%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (11.31%) Puppet
2 17 (10.12%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.36%) Ansible
3 9 (5.36%) Salt
4 8 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 8 (4.76%) Nagios
5 6 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
5 6 (3.57%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.19%) Opsview
6 2 (1.19%) Pacemaker
6 2 (1.19%) SELinux
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.19%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 58 (34.52%) Oracle
2 43 (25.60%) Google
3 26 (15.48%) VMware
4 21 (12.50%) Facebook
5 19 (11.31%) IBM
6 9 (5.36%) HP
7 8 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.76%) Sybase
8 5 (2.98%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.98%) Compuware
8 5 (2.98%) BancTec
9 4 (2.38%) Citrix
9 4 (2.38%) Unisys
10 3 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.79%) EPiServer
11 2 (1.19%) Cisco
11 2 (1.19%) Intel
12 1 (0.60%) Symantec
12 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, BRIST, GB
RBS
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago