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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 54 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 32 87 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.64% 14.05% 8.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.20% 37.02% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 76 11
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
186 235 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.00% 37.96% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 166 216 144
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Poole +4 19 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Bournemouth -43 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 38 (64.41%) Windows
3 34 (57.63%) C++
3 34 (57.63%) Software Engineering
4 31 (52.54%) OOP
4 31 (52.54%) OO
5 25 (42.37%) Degree
5 25 (42.37%) Computer Science
6 19 (32.20%) Java
7 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
7 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.56%) HTML
8 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
9 7 (11.86%) VMware
9 7 (11.86%) SQL
9 7 (11.86%) J2EE
9 7 (11.86%) CSS
9 7 (11.86%) XML
9 7 (11.86%) ITIL
9 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (10.17%) Capacity Management
10 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
10 6 (10.17%) Perl
10 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
10 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity
10 6 (10.17%) Banking
10 6 (10.17%) Spring
11 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
11 5 (8.47%) Release Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) PegaRULES
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Mule
5 1 (1.69%) CICS
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) IPsec
3 4 (6.78%) LDAP
3 4 (6.78%) FTP
3 4 (6.78%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 4 (6.78%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.78%) Network Security
3 4 (6.78%) NAS
3 4 (6.78%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.39%) PuTTY
4 2 (3.39%) DNS
4 2 (3.39%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) MySQL
1 2 (3.39%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Subversion
2 3 (5.08%) Ant
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.39%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.17%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Automotive
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Software Engineer
1 34 (57.63%) C++ Software Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Senior Software Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Graduate
5 6 (10.17%) Junior
5 6 (10.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.39%) PowerBuilder Developer
10 1 (1.69%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
1 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
2 7 (11.86%) J2EE
2 7 (11.86%) CSS
2 7 (11.86%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) Spring
4 5 (8.47%) Web Services
5 4 (6.78%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) Laravel
6 3 (5.08%) SOAP
6 3 (5.08%) XHTML
7 2 (3.39%) JDBC
7 2 (3.39%) DAO
7 2 (3.39%) CGI
7 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.69%) HTML5
8 1 (1.69%) CSS3
8 1 (1.69%) Middleware
8 1 (1.69%) JSON
8 1 (1.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 38 (64.41%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Software Engineering
2 31 (52.54%) OOP
2 31 (52.54%) OO
3 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
5 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.17%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) Release Management
6 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) MVC
7 4 (6.78%) BCP
8 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.08%) Scrum
8 3 (5.08%) TDD
8 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) C++
2 19 (32.20%) Java
3 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.78%) C
7 2 (3.39%) Korn
7 2 (3.39%) PHP5
7 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) JCL
8 1 (1.69%) REXX
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) HND
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Samba
3 2 (3.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.39%) NFS
4 1 (1.69%) RACF
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) VMware
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) NetApp
3 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.78%) F5
4 3 (5.08%) Pega
4 3 (5.08%) webMethods
5 2 (3.39%) Sybase
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.69%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago