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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 49 35 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.98% 4.90% 9.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.88% 20.47% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 103
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
274 171 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.46% 23.95% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 224 156 396
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +3 11 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheltenham -15 9 £29,000 -17.14% 3
Tewkesbury +7 4 £37,500 +20.96%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 79 (75.24%) Linux
2 65 (61.90%) Shell Script
3 60 (57.14%) Java
4 59 (56.19%) Security Cleared
5 51 (48.57%) Oracle
6 50 (47.62%) C#
7 49 (46.67%) DV Cleared
8 44 (41.90%) C++
9 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
10 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
11 33 (31.43%) HTML
12 26 (24.76%) J2EE
12 26 (24.76%) Windows
13 24 (22.86%) VB
13 24 (22.86%) Degree
14 21 (20.00%) XML
15 19 (18.10%) SQL
15 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (17.14%) DB2
16 18 (17.14%) C
16 18 (17.14%) Finance
17 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
18 16 (15.24%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (15.24%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
18 16 (15.24%) IBM
18 16 (15.24%) ISEB
19 14 (13.33%) ITIL
19 14 (13.33%) AIX
19 14 (13.33%) Quality Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (10.48%) SAS
2 8 (7.62%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) LAN
2 9 (8.57%) WAN
3 5 (4.76%) DNS
4 4 (3.81%) Internet
4 4 (3.81%) Firewall
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.90%) MPLS
6 2 (1.90%) BGP
6 2 (1.90%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.95%) LDAP
7 1 (0.95%) VPN
7 1 (0.95%) SMTP
7 1 (0.95%) DHCP
7 1 (0.95%) HTTP
7 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) DB2
2 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.52%) MySQL
4 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.86%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.90%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.95%) Ant
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.95%) Subversion
4 1 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Military
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Billing
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (42.86%) Developer
2 17 (16.19%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 14 (13.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Applications Developer
4 11 (10.48%) C# Developer
4 11 (10.48%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Consultant
5 10 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Tester
6 9 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Administrator
10 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.81%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.43%) HTML
2 26 (24.76%) J2EE
3 21 (20.00%) XML
4 10 (9.52%) XSD
4 10 (9.52%) XSLT
5 9 (8.57%) Web Services
6 8 (7.62%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.67%) EJB
7 7 (6.67%) CSS
7 7 (6.67%) JSF
7 7 (6.67%) jQuery
8 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.76%) .NET
9 3 (2.86%) PrimeFaces
10 1 (0.95%) HTML5
10 1 (0.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.81%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (3.81%) User Experience
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) Open Source
4 1 (0.95%) Statistics
4 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.24%) Linux
2 26 (24.76%) Windows
3 14 (13.33%) AIX
4 11 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.62%) HPUX
5 8 (7.62%) Solaris
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
2 19 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (15.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
4 14 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 12 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (8.57%) UML
6 9 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.57%) Scrum
6 9 (8.57%) Performance Testing
7 8 (7.62%) Software Architecture
7 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (4.76%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (4.76%) Web Development
11 4 (3.81%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 60 (57.14%) Java
3 50 (47.62%) C#
4 44 (41.90%) C++
5 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
6 24 (22.86%) VB
7 19 (18.10%) SQL
8 18 (17.14%) C
9 14 (13.33%) Korn
10 10 (9.52%) Perl
11 8 (7.62%) Python
12 6 (5.71%) Ruby
13 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
13 5 (4.76%) VB.NET
14 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
14 4 (3.81%) PHP
15 3 (2.86%) AWK
15 3 (2.86%) sed
16 1 (0.95%) Lua
Qualifications
1 59 (56.19%) Security Cleared
2 49 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 24 (22.86%) Degree
4 16 (15.24%) ISEB
5 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) CCNA
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.90%) HNC
6 2 (1.90%) HND
6 2 (1.90%) MCSE
6 2 (1.90%) MCP
7 1 (0.95%) PhD
7 1 (0.95%) RHCE
7 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.95%) MCITP
7 1 (0.95%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) QA
2 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.81%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.95%) qmail
3 1 (0.95%) Postfix
3 1 (0.95%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.95%) Squid
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) Tivoli
1 8 (7.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (48.57%) Oracle
2 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
2 16 (15.24%) IBM
3 10 (9.52%) VMware
3 10 (9.52%) Citrix
4 8 (7.62%) Business Objects
5 7 (6.67%) JBoss
6 6 (5.71%) Teradata
6 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco
7 3 (2.86%) HP
7 3 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.90%) Nokia
9 1 (0.95%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago