The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 71 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.30% 6.38% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.61% 24.34% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 18
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
257 152 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.78% 26.21% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 229 134 141
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,300 £21,425
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

UNIX
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dorset region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Dorset

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Dorset

UNIX
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -15 7 £30,000 -33.33%
Bournemouth -38 2 £50,000 +25.00%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) C++
2 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) OO
4 17 (42.50%) OOP
4 17 (42.50%) Windows
5 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 14 (35.00%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
6 11 (27.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.00%) CSS
8 9 (22.50%) Oracle
8 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
8 9 (22.50%) Spring
9 7 (17.50%) PHP
9 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 6 (15.00%) Web Development
11 5 (12.50%) Perl
11 5 (12.50%) C
12 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
12 4 (10.00%) J2EE
12 4 (10.00%) Web Services
12 4 (10.00%) XML
12 4 (10.00%) Python
12 4 (10.00%) TDD
13 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
13 3 (7.50%) Scrum

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) SSH
3 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.50%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.50%) Skype
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JUnit
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) MagicDraw
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (42.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (35.00%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (22.50%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) XHTML
5 3 (7.50%) MFC
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
5 3 (7.50%) STL
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 3 (7.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.50%) Laravel
6 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.50%) DAO
6 1 (2.50%) JDBC
6 1 (2.50%) JMS
6 1 (2.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
3 3 (7.50%) Android
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) OO
3 17 (42.50%) OOP
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Web Development
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) Android Development
7 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) ETL
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C++
2 14 (35.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) C
5 4 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Korn
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.50%) HND
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
2 1 (2.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Dell
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint