The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 60 57 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.56% 6.97% 8.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.07% 24.78% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 83
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
332 230 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.28% 28.12% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 272 207 395
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

UNIX
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Gloucester -7 17 £41,650 -2.00% 1
Cheltenham -10 11 £33,750 -3.57% 4
Tewkesbury +3 2 - -
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 91 (77.78%) Linux
2 75 (64.10%) Security Cleared
3 67 (57.26%) Shell Script
4 64 (54.70%) DV Cleared
5 62 (52.99%) Java
6 50 (42.74%) C#
7 49 (41.88%) C++
8 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
9 43 (36.75%) Oracle
10 41 (35.04%) Software Engineering
11 32 (27.35%) HTML
12 27 (23.08%) VB
12 27 (23.08%) Windows
13 24 (20.51%) Degree
14 22 (18.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (18.80%) ISEB
15 21 (17.95%) SQL
15 21 (17.95%) J2EE
16 20 (17.09%) HPUX
16 20 (17.09%) Solaris
17 18 (15.38%) C
17 18 (15.38%) XML
17 18 (15.38%) Red Hat
17 18 (15.38%) Finance
18 17 (14.53%) Perl
18 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 16 (13.68%) ITIL
20 15 (12.82%) Mathematics
20 15 (12.82%) Korn

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (6.84%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.98%) SAS
3 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) LAN
2 11 (9.40%) WAN
3 5 (4.27%) SAN
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) DNS
4 3 (2.56%) Internet
4 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.71%) HTTP
5 2 (1.71%) SMTP
5 2 (1.71%) DHCP
5 2 (1.71%) LDAP
5 2 (1.71%) MPLS
5 2 (1.71%) BGP
5 2 (1.71%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.71%) NAS
5 2 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) DB2
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.98%) MySQL
4 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.56%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.71%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.71%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Military
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Electronics
4 2 (1.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.04%) Developer
2 16 (13.68%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) C++/Java Developer
4 14 (11.97%) C++ Developer
5 12 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Software Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (8.55%) Administrator
7 10 (8.55%) Tester
8 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) DBA
9 7 (5.98%) Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Architect
10 6 (5.13%) UNIX Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) SQL DBA
11 5 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.35%) HTML
2 21 (17.95%) J2EE
3 18 (15.38%) XML
4 9 (7.69%) Web Services
5 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.98%) jQuery
6 7 (5.98%) JSF
6 7 (5.98%) EJB
6 7 (5.98%) CSS
7 6 (5.13%) XSD
7 6 (5.13%) XSLT
8 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.42%) .NET
9 2 (1.71%) PrimeFaces
10 1 (0.85%) Spring
10 1 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Mathematics
2 8 (6.84%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.71%) Open Source
4 2 (1.71%) Derivative
4 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (77.78%) Linux
2 27 (23.08%) Windows
3 20 (17.09%) HPUX
3 20 (17.09%) Solaris
4 16 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.26%) AIX
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Software Engineering
2 22 (18.80%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.68%) ITIL
5 13 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.40%) Performance Testing
8 10 (8.55%) Software Architecture
8 10 (8.55%) Scrum
8 10 (8.55%) Quality Management
9 9 (7.69%) UML
10 8 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.27%) Usability Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Kanban
11 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.42%) OO
12 4 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.42%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 67 (57.26%) Shell Script
2 62 (52.99%) Java
3 50 (42.74%) C#
4 49 (41.88%) C++
5 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
6 27 (23.08%) VB
7 21 (17.95%) SQL
8 18 (15.38%) C
9 17 (14.53%) Perl
10 15 (12.82%) Korn
11 9 (7.69%) Python
12 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
13 6 (5.13%) Ruby
14 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
14 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.56%) PHP
16 2 (1.71%) sed
16 2 (1.71%) AWK
17 1 (0.85%) Lua
17 1 (0.85%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 75 (64.10%) Security Cleared
2 64 (54.70%) DV Cleared
3 24 (20.51%) Degree
4 22 (18.80%) ISEB
5 11 (9.40%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) MCSE
6 2 (1.71%) MCP
6 2 (1.71%) HNC
6 2 (1.71%) HND
6 2 (1.71%) CCNA
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCITP
7 1 (0.85%) LPIC
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.85%) RHCE
7 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.71%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.71%) qmail
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.85%) Squid
3 1 (0.85%) Postfix
3 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (3.42%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) YUM
4 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 14 (11.97%) Citrix
4 11 (9.40%) IBM
4 11 (9.40%) VMware
5 8 (6.84%) HP
6 7 (5.98%) JBoss
7 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.42%) Business Objects
8 4 (3.42%) Teradata
9 3 (2.56%) Juniper
9 3 (2.56%) Cisco
10 2 (1.71%) NetApp
10 2 (1.71%) Nokia
10 2 (1.71%) Veritas
10 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.71%) Symantec
11 1 (0.85%) Sun
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago