The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 83 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 194 312 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.58% 5.33% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 17.29% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 167 247 216
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,548 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.86%
Unix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1422 1805 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.26% 30.81% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1552 1482
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Unix
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Unix Salary Trend in the South West

Unix
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in the South West

Unix
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -9 64 £45,000 +25.00% 8
Bristol -31 50 £40,250 -10.55% 6
Wiltshire +17 33 £35,000 -7.89% 7
Somerset 0 32 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Dorset +3 8 £50,000 - 3
Devon -1 4 £31,500 +28.57%
Cornwall -12 3 £23,000 -40.25% 2
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Unix.

1 282 (63.23%) Linux
2 207 (46.41%) Java
3 147 (32.96%) Windows
4 145 (32.51%) SQL
5 128 (28.70%) Oracle
6 123 (27.58%) Security Cleared
7 122 (27.35%) Software Engineering
8 109 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (23.54%) C++
10 96 (21.52%) JavaScript
11 95 (21.30%) HTML
12 93 (20.85%) Python
13 79 (17.71%) Degree
14 76 (17.04%) DV Cleared
15 74 (16.59%) Finance
15 74 (16.59%) VMware
16 72 (16.14%) J2EE
17 71 (15.92%) Telecoms
18 70 (15.70%) ITIL
19 68 (15.25%) C
20 66 (14.80%) CSS
21 65 (14.57%) Web Services
21 65 (14.57%) TCP/IP
22 63 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
23 62 (13.90%) Jenkins
24 61 (13.68%) XML
25 59 (13.23%) WebLogic
26 58 (13.00%) SQL Server
26 58 (13.00%) C#
26 58 (13.00%) PHP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (13.23%) WebLogic
2 53 (11.88%) JBoss
3 39 (8.74%) WebSphere
4 34 (7.62%) OpenStack
5 33 (7.40%) Apache
6 24 (5.38%) MS Exchange
7 23 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (4.04%) Tomcat
9 16 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (2.47%) Apache Solr
10 11 (2.47%) CloudStack
10 11 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (2.02%) Alfresco
11 9 (2.02%) Joomla!
12 8 (1.79%) Drupal
13 6 (1.35%) MQSeries
13 6 (1.35%) OpenROAD
14 4 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.59%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle ASCP
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.45%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.45%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.22%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.91%) GitHub
2 13 (2.91%) SaaS
3 12 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.90%) IaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (14.57%) TCP/IP
2 55 (12.33%) Firewall
3 47 (10.54%) Internet
4 35 (7.85%) LAN
4 35 (7.85%) WAN
5 15 (3.36%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.14%) IPv6
7 13 (2.91%) ADSL
7 13 (2.91%) Broadband
7 13 (2.91%) DNS
8 12 (2.69%) NAS
8 12 (2.69%) VoIP
9 10 (2.24%) HTTP
10 9 (2.02%) VPN
11 8 (1.79%) DHCP
11 8 (1.79%) HTTPS
12 7 (1.57%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.57%) Network Security
12 7 (1.57%) SAN
13 6 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.97%) MongoDB
3 36 (8.07%) MySQL
4 35 (7.85%) Relational Database
5 31 (6.95%) NoSQL
6 29 (6.50%) RDBMS
7 28 (6.28%) Oracle Database
8 24 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (4.04%) Couchbase
9 18 (4.04%) Hadoop
10 16 (3.59%) Big Data
11 15 (3.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (2.69%) OrientDB
13 11 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (2.47%) MS Access
14 10 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 62 (13.90%) Jenkins
2 50 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.42%) Selenium
4 35 (7.85%) JIRA
4 35 (7.85%) Subversion
5 33 (7.40%) JUnit
6 31 (6.95%) Maven
7 29 (6.50%) Cucumber
8 18 (4.04%) LoadRunner
8 18 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (3.59%) PHPUnit
10 11 (2.47%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.02%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.79%) Ant
12 8 (1.79%) JBehave
12 8 (1.79%) RSpec
13 6 (1.35%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.35%) Hudson
14 5 (1.12%) Gradle
14 5 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 74 (16.59%) Finance
2 71 (15.92%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.16%) Retail
4 22 (4.93%) Banking
5 19 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.79%) Back Office
6 8 (1.79%) Electronics
6 8 (1.79%) Marketing
7 6 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.12%) Advertising
8 5 (1.12%) International Banking
9 4 (0.90%) Automotive
9 4 (0.90%) Games
9 4 (0.90%) Local Government
10 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (19.28%) Developer
2 77 (17.26%) Analyst
3 42 (9.42%) Software Engineer
4 35 (7.85%) Support Analyst
4 35 (7.85%) Support Engineer
5 32 (7.17%) Applications Support
5 32 (7.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (7.17%) Test Engineer
6 31 (6.95%) Java Developer
7 26 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 26 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
7 26 (5.83%) Software Developer
8 22 (4.93%) Java Engineer
8 22 (4.93%) Software Manager
8 22 (4.93%) Test Analyst
9 21 (4.71%) Administrator
10 20 (4.48%) Team Leader
11 18 (4.04%) Development Team Leader
11 18 (4.04%) Software Test Engineer
12 17 (3.81%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (21.30%) HTML
2 72 (16.14%) J2EE
3 66 (14.80%) CSS
4 65 (14.57%) Web Services
5 61 (13.68%) XML
6 41 (9.19%) jQuery
7 35 (7.85%) HTML5
8 33 (7.40%) Hibernate
9 31 (6.95%) AngularJS
10 28 (6.28%) Java EE
11 27 (6.05%) JSP
12 25 (5.61%) .NET
13 24 (5.38%) REST
14 20 (4.48%) RESTful
15 19 (4.26%) Spring
16 18 (4.04%) CSS3
16 18 (4.04%) EJB
17 17 (3.81%) JSF
17 17 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (3.59%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.97%) Digital Media
2 25 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.14%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.14%) Driving Licence
5 12 (2.69%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.02%) Internet of Things
7 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.12%) Physics
8 5 (1.12%) User Experience
9 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 282 (63.23%) Linux
2 147 (32.96%) Windows
3 41 (9.19%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 24 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (5.16%) Android
6 23 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.48%) AIX
9 17 (3.81%) Windows 10
9 17 (3.81%) Windows 7
9 17 (3.81%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.14%) FreeBSD
11 13 (2.91%) Solaris
11 13 (2.91%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.45%) OS/400
12 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (27.35%) Software Engineering
2 109 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (15.70%) ITIL
4 63 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
5 55 (12.33%) Configuration Management
6 52 (11.66%) Open Source
7 49 (10.99%) OO
8 47 (10.54%) Scrum
9 44 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (9.42%) SDLC
11 41 (9.19%) TDD
12 34 (7.62%) DevOps
13 31 (6.95%) Project Management
14 26 (5.83%) Mentoring
15 24 (5.38%) Software Testing
16 23 (5.16%) Regression Testing
17 21 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (4.71%) SOA
18 20 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
18 20 (4.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (46.41%) Java
2 145 (32.51%) SQL
3 105 (23.54%) C++
4 96 (21.52%) JavaScript
5 93 (20.85%) Python
6 68 (15.25%) C
7 58 (13.00%) C#
7 58 (13.00%) PHP
7 58 (13.00%) Shell Script
8 44 (9.87%) Ruby
8 44 (9.87%) VB
9 41 (9.19%) Perl
10 30 (6.73%) Bash Shell
11 21 (4.71%) PowerShell
12 19 (4.26%) PL/SQL
13 15 (3.36%) Groovy
14 11 (2.47%) Delphi
14 11 (2.47%) Pascal
14 11 (2.47%) VBA
15 8 (1.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 123 (27.58%) Security Cleared
2 79 (17.71%) Degree
3 76 (17.04%) DV Cleared
4 52 (11.66%) SC Cleared
5 28 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (5.83%) ISEB
7 20 (4.48%) Network+ Certification
8 16 (3.59%) A+ Certification
8 16 (3.59%) MCSA
9 13 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.69%) CISSP
10 12 (2.69%) MCSE
11 11 (2.47%) CCNA
11 11 (2.47%) SANS
12 8 (1.79%) CEH
12 8 (1.79%) CREST Certified
12 8 (1.79%) MCSD
13 7 (1.57%) PhD
14 6 (1.35%) Sun Certification
14 6 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.48%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
2 22 (4.93%) vSphere
3 19 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (3.59%) Active Directory
4 16 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (3.59%) Xen
5 12 (2.69%) Docker
5 12 (2.69%) XenServer
6 7 (1.57%) Snort
7 4 (0.90%) Samba
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (7.17%) Ansible
1 32 (7.17%) Puppet
2 25 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (4.04%) Nagios
4 15 (3.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (3.36%) Tivoli
5 13 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 11 (2.47%) Cobbler
6 11 (2.47%) Salt
6 11 (2.47%) Terraform
7 9 (2.02%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.57%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.35%) RSA enVision
10 4 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.45%) SCCM
13 1 (0.22%) AppDetective
13 1 (0.22%) Cacti
13 1 (0.22%) Nessus
13 1 (0.22%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 128 (28.70%) Oracle
2 74 (16.59%) VMware
3 56 (12.56%) Microsoft
4 42 (9.42%) Cisco
5 31 (6.95%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.48%) IBM
7 16 (3.59%) WatchGuard
8 14 (3.14%) NetApp
9 13 (2.91%) HP
10 11 (2.47%) EnterpriseDB
11 10 (2.24%) Palo Alto
11 10 (2.24%) Splunk
12 9 (2.02%) SAP
13 8 (1.79%) FrontRange
13 8 (1.79%) Sybase
14 7 (1.57%) Remedy
14 7 (1.57%) Veeam
15 6 (1.35%) ArcSight
15 6 (1.35%) CA
15 6 (1.35%) LogRhythm
Redruth, Cornwall
Acorn
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary, Benefits and Stock Options
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NCT (National Childbirth Trust)
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: Shares
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago