The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 53 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 33 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.70% 3.61% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.20% 11.20% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 3
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
250 250 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.06% 32.26% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 231 187 102
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
South West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Bournemouth -20 18 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Poole +3 16 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Weymouth - 1 £50,000 -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 60 (84.51%) Linux
2 49 (69.01%) Windows
3 37 (52.11%) C++
4 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
5 22 (30.99%) OO
6 21 (29.58%) OOP
7 18 (25.35%) Oracle
7 18 (25.35%) Degree
8 17 (23.94%) Java
9 16 (22.54%) SQL
10 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
11 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
11 10 (14.08%) Finance
12 9 (12.68%) Release Management
13 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
13 8 (11.27%) ITIL
14 7 (9.86%) Ant
14 7 (9.86%) Toad
14 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
14 7 (9.86%) Subversion
14 7 (9.86%) Test Management
15 6 (8.45%) Banking
15 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
15 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
15 6 (8.45%) MySQL
16 5 (7.04%) Apache
16 5 (7.04%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
16 5 (7.04%) PHP
16 5 (7.04%) HTML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (7.04%) Apache
1 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) PegaRULES
2 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.23%) Mule
2 3 (4.23%) Lync
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) CICS
3 1 (1.41%) Drupal
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) WAN
1 5 (7.04%) SAN
1 5 (7.04%) VLAN
2 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (4.23%) PABX
3 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.82%) NAS
3 2 (2.82%) VPLS
3 2 (2.82%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.82%) L2TP
3 2 (2.82%) MPLS
3 2 (2.82%) OSPF
3 2 (2.82%) BGP
3 2 (2.82%) FTP
3 2 (2.82%) SNMP
3 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.23%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Ant
2 7 (9.86%) Toad
2 7 (9.86%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.63%) Hudson
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
4 2 (2.82%) JProfiler
4 2 (2.82%) Introscope
4 2 (2.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineer
1 33 (46.48%) C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Junior Software Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Junior
4 14 (19.72%) Graduate
5 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.86%) Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Environment Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) IT Support
10 2 (2.82%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) HTML
2 4 (5.63%) Spring
2 4 (5.63%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) CSS
3 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.82%) HTML5
4 2 (2.82%) Laravel
4 2 (2.82%) Ajax
4 2 (2.82%) Middleware
4 2 (2.82%) JDBC
4 2 (2.82%) ODBC
5 1 (1.41%) JMS
5 1 (1.41%) XHTML
5 1 (1.41%) Symfony
5 1 (1.41%) JSON
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) RESTful
5 1 (1.41%) JPA
5 1 (1.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.04%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (84.51%) Linux
2 49 (69.01%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) CentOS
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
2 22 (30.99%) OO
3 21 (29.58%) OOP
4 9 (12.68%) Release Management
5 8 (11.27%) ITIL
6 7 (9.86%) Test Management
7 5 (7.04%) ETL
7 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.04%) Change Control
8 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.23%) Project Management
9 3 (4.23%) Scrum
9 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.82%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.82%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.11%) C++
2 17 (23.94%) Java
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.04%) PHP
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.23%) C
9 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) VB
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) C#
10 1 (1.41%) REXX
10 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.41%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) vSphere
3 2 (2.82%) vCloud
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Xen
3 2 (2.82%) NFS
4 1 (1.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.82%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.82%) nmon
2 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco
2 5 (7.04%) IBM
2 5 (7.04%) HP
2 5 (7.04%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) CA
4 3 (4.23%) CommVault
4 3 (4.23%) Dell
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) webMethods
4 3 (4.23%) Pega
5 2 (2.82%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.41%) Sun
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Teachers Building Society
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum + excellent bens.
Posted: 18 days ago