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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 43 73 23
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -50
Permanent jobs citing Unix 49 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.90% 3.20% 9.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.07% 10.92% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 41
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
287 229 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.54% 29.32% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 228 218 176
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £60,000
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +36 40 £37,500 -36.17%
Poole -2 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 37 (43.53%) SQL
3 36 (42.35%) Oracle
4 35 (41.18%) Java
5 34 (40.00%) XML
6 32 (37.65%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (35.29%) Banking
8 26 (30.59%) Relational Database
9 25 (29.41%) Investment Banking
10 23 (27.06%) OOP
11 21 (24.71%) Linux
11 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
11 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
12 20 (23.53%) TDD
13 19 (22.35%) JMS
13 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
14 18 (21.18%) J2EE
14 18 (21.18%) Windows
14 18 (21.18%) ISEB
14 18 (21.18%) Degree
14 18 (21.18%) Retail
14 18 (21.18%) Asset Management
15 17 (20.00%) Software Testing
15 17 (20.00%) QA
15 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (20.00%) Middleware
15 17 (20.00%) HP
15 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 17 (20.00%) Test Automation
16 16 (18.82%) MQSeries

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (18.82%) MQSeries
2 7 (8.24%) CMS
3 6 (7.06%) Drupal
3 6 (7.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.88%) Network Security
3 4 (4.71%) Firewall
3 4 (4.71%) FTP
3 4 (4.71%) HTTP
3 4 (4.71%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.71%) IPsec
3 4 (4.71%) LDAP
3 4 (4.71%) NAS
3 4 (4.71%) VPN
4 2 (2.35%) 2G
4 2 (2.35%) 3G
4 2 (2.35%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) Relational Database
2 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.47%) NoSQL
3 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
3 14 (16.47%) Sybase ASE
4 5 (5.88%) DB2
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.53%) OLTP
6 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.47%) Maven
3 5 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 5 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 5 (5.88%) YourKit
4 4 (4.71%) Subversion
General
1 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 30 (35.29%) Banking
3 25 (29.41%) Investment Banking
4 18 (21.18%) Retail
5 8 (9.41%) General Ledger
6 6 (7.06%) Advertising
6 6 (7.06%) Marketing
7 5 (5.88%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Developer
2 13 (15.29%) Software Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) PHP Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Test Leader
4 11 (12.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Middleware Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Test Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.41%) QA Leader
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Lead Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Non-Functional Tester
8 5 (5.88%) QA Tester
8 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Tester
9 4 (4.71%) Operations Team Leader
9 4 (4.71%) Service Continuity Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) XML
2 19 (22.35%) JMS
3 18 (21.18%) J2EE
4 17 (20.00%) Middleware
5 14 (16.47%) CSS
5 14 (16.47%) Hibernate
5 14 (16.47%) HTML
5 14 (16.47%) Spring
6 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.76%) Kafka
8 8 (9.41%) Laravel
8 8 (9.41%) Symfony
9 5 (5.88%) XML Messaging
10 3 (3.53%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (1.18%) CSS3
11 1 (1.18%) REST
11 1 (1.18%) SOAP
11 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (37.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
3 14 (16.47%) Fixed Income
4 8 (9.41%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.41%) SWIFT
5 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Linux
2 18 (21.18%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) OOP
2 20 (23.53%) TDD
3 18 (21.18%) Asset Management
4 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 17 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (18.82%) Business Continuity
5 16 (18.82%) Configuration Management
6 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 14 (16.47%) Open Source
7 14 (16.47%) XML Parsing
8 13 (15.29%) MVC
8 13 (15.29%) Test Scripting
9 12 (14.12%) Data Management
9 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (14.12%) OO
9 12 (14.12%) Regression Testing
9 12 (14.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) Java
3 14 (16.47%) C++
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.47%) PHP
3 14 (16.47%) Shell Script
4 11 (12.94%) C
5 7 (8.24%) Perl
6 4 (4.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Degree
1 18 (21.18%) ISEB
2 12 (14.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.06%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.88%) CISA
4 5 (5.88%) CISM
4 5 (5.88%) CISSP
4 5 (5.88%) CRISC
5 4 (4.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Samba
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.88%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (5.88%) nmon
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Oracle
2 17 (20.00%) HP
3 15 (17.65%) Sybase
4 12 (14.12%) Green Hat
4 12 (14.12%) IBM
4 12 (14.12%) webMethods
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.41%) Sun
6 5 (5.88%) Dynatrace
7 4 (4.71%) NetApp
7 4 (4.71%) VMware
8 2 (2.35%) Cognizant
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Blandford Forum
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 28 days ago