The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 32 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 48 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.80% 2.67% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.37% 11.21% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 7 23
Average salary £42,750 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.53% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 116 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.59% 23.82% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 102 176
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Unix
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Unix Salary Trend in Somerset

Unix
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Somerset

Unix
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bath -5 9 £42,500 +8.97%
Bridgwater - 8 £20,500 - 1
Taunton -18 2 £45,000 +85.56%
Yeovil -14 1 - - 1
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 65 (58.04%) Windows
3 54 (48.21%) Oracle
4 40 (35.71%) VMware
5 38 (33.93%) Oracle Database
5 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
6 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 34 (30.36%) Shell Script
9 33 (29.46%) Finance
10 29 (25.89%) Oracle EBS
10 29 (25.89%) Oracle Applications
10 29 (25.89%) WebLogic
10 29 (25.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 28 (25.00%) Degree
12 27 (24.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (24.11%) Oracle Database 12c
12 27 (24.11%) NetBackup
12 27 (24.11%) Oracle RMAN
12 27 (24.11%) Manufacturing
13 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (20.54%) Retail
14 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (19.64%) MCSD
14 22 (19.64%) MCSE
15 20 (17.86%) ERP
15 20 (17.86%) Oracle ERP
15 20 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (17.86%) Oracle RAC

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 29 (25.89%) WebLogic
2 19 (16.96%) Apache
3 17 (15.18%) Drupal
4 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.46%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.79%) Node.js
9 1 (0.89%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Oracle Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (17.86%) Oracle ASCP
2 20 (17.86%) Oracle ERP
3 18 (16.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (8.04%) Fredhopper
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.71%) IP Telephony
2 10 (8.93%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) SAN
4 3 (2.68%) DHCP
4 3 (2.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.89%) HTTP
5 1 (0.89%) Internet
5 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) Oracle Database
2 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 29 (25.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (24.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (24.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (8.93%) RDBMS
7 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.36%) MySQL
9 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.57%) Ingres
10 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.89%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.89%) DB2
12 1 (0.89%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.89%) Ant
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Buildr
3 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.89%) jMock
3 1 (0.89%) JUnit
3 1 (0.89%) Maven
3 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.89%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (0.89%) Selenium
3 1 (0.89%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 33 (29.46%) Finance
2 27 (24.11%) Manufacturing
3 23 (20.54%) Retail
4 6 (5.36%) Electronics
4 6 (5.36%) Marketing
4 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (25.89%) DBA
1 29 (25.89%) Oracle DBA
2 26 (23.21%) Team Leader
3 22 (19.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 15 (13.39%) Architect
4 15 (13.39%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.61%) Development Team Leader
5 13 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Cisco Support
6 12 (10.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) IT Support
8 10 (8.93%) Developer
9 9 (8.04%) Unix Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Unix Support
9 9 (8.04%) Unix Support Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) IT Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Junior
11 7 (6.25%) Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (6.25%) HTML
2 7 (6.25%) XML
3 6 (5.36%) CSS
3 6 (5.36%) SOAP
4 5 (4.46%) .NET
4 5 (4.46%) J2EE
4 5 (4.46%) Spring
5 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.57%) LAMP
5 4 (3.57%) RESTful
5 4 (3.57%) Silverlight
5 4 (3.57%) XHTML
6 2 (1.79%) Ajax
6 2 (1.79%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.79%) JSP
6 2 (1.79%) Memcached
6 2 (1.79%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.71%) EPoS
3 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) iPhone
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 65 (58.04%) Windows
3 38 (33.93%) Windows Server
4 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (1.79%) Android
8 1 (0.89%) Debian
8 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.86%) ERP
1 20 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) Scrum
4 14 (12.50%) Open Source
5 11 (9.82%) SOA
6 10 (8.93%) DSDM
6 10 (8.93%) UML
7 7 (6.25%) TDD
8 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.36%) Line Management
8 6 (5.36%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.46%) Data Protection
9 5 (4.46%) ITIL
9 5 (4.46%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.57%) Kanban
10 4 (3.57%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.36%) Shell Script
2 19 (16.96%) PHP
3 17 (15.18%) C#
3 17 (15.18%) VB
4 15 (13.39%) SQL
5 8 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.25%) Java
7 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.89%) Python
9 1 (0.89%) Ruby
9 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (25.00%) Degree
2 22 (19.64%) MCSD
2 22 (19.64%) MCSE
2 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.71%) CCENT
4 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (11.61%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) Xen
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.57%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.79%) Varnish
7 2 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (24.11%) NetBackup
1 27 (24.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.46%) SCOM
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.89%) Nagios
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 54 (48.21%) Oracle
2 40 (35.71%) VMware
3 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 15 (13.39%) Citrix
5 14 (12.50%) Cisco
6 10 (8.93%) ATG
7 9 (8.04%) WorldPay
8 7 (6.25%) SAP
9 2 (1.79%) BEA
9 2 (1.79%) Dell
9 2 (1.79%) HP
9 2 (1.79%) Juniper
10 1 (0.89%) Sybase
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