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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 65 19 48
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +29
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 64 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.67% 10.46% 3.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.22% 29.09% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 17
Average salary £51,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.36% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 220 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 29.01% 35.95% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 205 191 150
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -7 13 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Bournemouth -54 7 £52,500 +45.83%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 35 (67.31%) OOP
2 35 (67.31%) OO
3 34 (65.38%) Windows
4 33 (63.46%) C++
4 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
5 24 (46.15%) Degree
5 24 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 13 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 7 (13.46%) HTML
8 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
8 7 (13.46%) J2EE
8 7 (13.46%) CSS
8 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.46%) VMware
8 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
9 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
9 6 (11.54%) Perl
9 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
9 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (9.62%) Web Services
10 5 (9.62%) XML
10 5 (9.62%) Banking
10 5 (9.62%) Firewall
10 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
10 5 (9.62%) Spring
11 4 (7.69%) Wireshark

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
2 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) IPsec
3 4 (7.69%) LDAP
3 4 (7.69%) FTP
3 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
3 4 (7.69%) Network Security
3 4 (7.69%) NAS
3 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.85%) PuTTY
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.62%) Banking
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Front Office
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Software Engineer
1 33 (63.46%) C++ Software Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.85%) PowerBuilder Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Data Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Graduate
7 1 (1.92%) Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Business Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Junior
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (1.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) J2EE
1 7 (13.46%) CSS
1 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) Spring
3 3 (5.77%) Laravel
3 3 (5.77%) XHTML
3 3 (5.77%) SOAP
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
4 2 (3.85%) DAO
4 2 (3.85%) CGI
4 2 (3.85%) JDBC
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.92%) Symfony
5 1 (1.92%) MFC
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 34 (65.38%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) OOP
1 35 (67.31%) OO
2 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) BCP
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.77%) Kanban
7 3 (5.77%) BDD
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) C++
2 13 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) Perl
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) C
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) PHP5
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Samba
3 2 (3.85%) NFS
3 2 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) VMware
2 4 (7.69%) F5
2 4 (7.69%) NetApp
2 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Juniper
5 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.92%) webMethods
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago