The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 59 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 41 81 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.86% 8.95% 16.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.39% 28.22% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 103
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £46,250
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 Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
331 287 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.14% 31.71% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 287 240 234
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 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
Gloucester -8 16 £47,500 +29.25% 2
Cheltenham -13 11 £57,500 +75.57% 5
Tewkesbury -11 2 £25,000 -39.02%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 71 (79.78%) Linux
2 47 (52.81%) Oracle
3 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
4 38 (42.70%) Windows
5 33 (37.08%) Java
6 29 (32.58%) Shell Script
7 26 (29.21%) DV Cleared
8 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
9 24 (26.97%) MySQL
10 22 (24.72%) AIX
10 22 (24.72%) SQL
11 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
12 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
13 18 (20.22%) C#
13 18 (20.22%) J2EE
13 18 (20.22%) Finance
14 17 (19.10%) C++
14 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
15 16 (17.98%) IBM
15 16 (17.98%) HTML
15 16 (17.98%) Python
16 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
17 14 (15.73%) Degree
17 14 (15.73%) Perl
17 14 (15.73%) DB2
17 14 (15.73%) Quality Management
18 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (13.48%) ISEB

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (7.87%) JBoss
1 7 (7.87%) Apache
1 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.62%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.24%) Firewall
3 7 (7.87%) LDAP
3 7 (7.87%) SMTP
3 7 (7.87%) Ethernet
3 7 (7.87%) HTTP
3 7 (7.87%) Kerberos
3 7 (7.87%) SNMP
4 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 5 (5.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.49%) Internet
5 4 (4.49%) SAN
6 3 (3.37%) WAN
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
7 1 (1.12%) DHCP
7 1 (1.12%) VLAN
7 1 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.97%) MySQL
3 14 (15.73%) DB2
4 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
5 9 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (8.99%) OLAP
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.12%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Maven
2 6 (6.74%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 2 (2.25%) Selenium
4 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.12%) Hudson
5 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.12%) Ant
5 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.25%) Military
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.87%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.74%) OBIEE Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.49%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.37%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Tester
10 3 (3.37%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) J2EE
2 16 (17.98%) HTML
3 10 (11.24%) XML
4 7 (7.87%) CSS
5 6 (6.74%) XSD
5 6 (6.74%) XSLT
6 3 (3.37%) .NET
6 3 (3.37%) JDBC
6 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.25%) MFC
8 1 (1.12%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (1.12%) Middleware
8 1 (1.12%) POSIX
8 1 (1.12%) EJB
8 1 (1.12%) Web Services
8 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.12%) JSF
8 1 (1.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Open Source
3 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.74%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.37%) Clustering
5 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 3 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (1.12%) PKI
7 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 71 (79.78%) Linux
2 38 (42.70%) Windows
3 22 (24.72%) AIX
4 10 (11.24%) Solaris
5 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.49%) Debian
6 3 (3.37%) HPUX
6 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
2 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.73%) Quality Management
4 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.11%) ERP
5 9 (10.11%) ITIL
5 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
6 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.99%) Time Management
6 8 (8.99%) ETL
6 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.99%) Analytics
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.87%) Software Deployment
7 7 (7.87%) TDD
7 7 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
8 6 (6.74%) Change Management
9 5 (5.62%) OO
9 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) Java
2 29 (32.58%) Shell Script
3 22 (24.72%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.22%) C#
6 17 (19.10%) C++
7 16 (17.98%) Python
8 14 (15.73%) Perl
9 11 (12.36%) C
10 10 (11.24%) VB
10 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
11 7 (7.87%) Bourne shell
12 6 (6.74%) Ruby
13 5 (5.62%) PHP
14 3 (3.37%) sed
14 3 (3.37%) AWK
14 3 (3.37%) Korn
15 2 (2.25%) Lua
15 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (48.31%) Security Cleared
2 26 (29.21%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.73%) Degree
4 12 (13.48%) ISEB
5 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.25%) MCSE
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.12%) RHCE
7 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.12%) CCA
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.12%) CCEA
7 1 (1.12%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) MCSD
7 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) MCITP
7 1 (1.12%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) SLA
2 6 (6.74%) QA
3 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.37%) Basel II
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) qmail
3 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.87%) yum
1 7 (7.87%) Puppet
1 7 (7.87%) Nagios
1 7 (7.87%) Zenoss
2 3 (3.37%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) IBM
3 10 (11.24%) VMware
4 8 (8.99%) Informatica
5 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.74%) Citrix
7 5 (5.62%) Business Objects
8 4 (4.49%) Symantec
8 4 (4.49%) HP
9 3 (3.37%) NetApp
9 3 (3.37%) Teradata
9 3 (3.37%) BT
9 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.25%) Cisco
11 1 (1.12%) Juniper
11 1 (1.12%) Sun
11 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.12%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.12%) McAfee
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £46030 - £51090 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago