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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 60 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 232 254 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.35% 4.38% 4.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.58% 14.37% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 191 213 200
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1399 1767 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.22% 30.49% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1482 1353
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Bristol -22 61 £45,000 +9.75% 12
Gloucestershire -13 60 £45,000 +22.44% 6
Somerset +27 44 £43,000 +12.41% 3
Wiltshire +22 37 £32,500 -12.75% 6
Cornwall -2 15 £23,000 -40.25%
Dorset +10 10 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Devon -11 3 £37,500 +53.06%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 302 (55.72%) Linux
2 249 (45.94%) Java
3 192 (35.42%) Oracle
4 188 (34.69%) Windows
5 180 (33.21%) SQL
6 160 (29.52%) Software Engineering
7 144 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (22.51%) Security Cleared
9 111 (20.48%) C++
9 111 (20.48%) Degree
10 103 (19.00%) JavaScript
11 102 (18.82%) SQL Server
12 101 (18.63%) HTML
13 99 (18.27%) J2EE
14 97 (17.90%) Finance
15 95 (17.53%) Telecoms
16 89 (16.42%) XML
17 88 (16.24%) VMware
18 86 (15.87%) Shell Script
19 83 (15.31%) Python
20 81 (14.94%) WebLogic
21 77 (14.21%) OO
22 74 (13.65%) CSS
22 74 (13.65%) TCP/IP
23 73 (13.47%) DV Cleared
24 71 (13.10%) Scrum
25 70 (12.92%) Web Services
25 70 (12.92%) Relational Database
26 68 (12.55%) C#
26 68 (12.55%) Microsoft

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 81 (14.94%) WebLogic
2 61 (11.25%) JBoss
3 45 (8.30%) WebSphere
4 40 (7.38%) Apache
5 38 (7.01%) OpenStack
6 20 (3.69%) Drupal
7 19 (3.51%) MS Exchange
8 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.58%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.40%) MQSeries
11 12 (2.21%) CloudStack
11 12 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (1.85%) WordPress
14 8 (1.48%) SAS
15 6 (1.11%) Alfresco
15 6 (1.11%) Apache Solr
15 6 (1.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 25 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (7.38%) Oracle Applications
2 38 (7.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (6.83%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (3.69%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (2.03%) Oracle ASCP
5 11 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (1.66%) Temenos T24
7 7 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.37%) Demantra
9 2 (0.37%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.24%) SaaS
2 17 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.66%) GitHub
5 8 (1.48%) IaaS
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (13.65%) TCP/IP
2 57 (10.52%) Firewall
3 30 (5.54%) Internet
4 22 (4.06%) LAN
4 22 (4.06%) WAN
5 12 (2.21%) ADSL
5 12 (2.21%) VoIP
6 10 (1.85%) DNS
6 10 (1.85%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.66%) Broadband
7 9 (1.66%) HTTP
7 9 (1.66%) IPv6
7 9 (1.66%) NAS
7 9 (1.66%) VPN
8 8 (1.48%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.29%) IP Telephony
9 7 (1.29%) SAN
10 6 (1.11%) FTP
10 6 (1.11%) IPsec
10 6 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 70 (12.92%) Relational Database
3 54 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 53 (9.78%) RDBMS
5 50 (9.23%) Oracle Database
6 44 (8.12%) MongoDB
6 44 (8.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (7.56%) MySQL
8 37 (6.83%) Oracle Database 12c
9 21 (3.87%) Big Data
10 20 (3.69%) Hadoop
10 20 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 19 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (3.32%) Oracle9i Database
13 16 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (2.40%) OrientDB
15 9 (1.66%) Sybase ASE
16 8 (1.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 67 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 61 (11.25%) Jenkins
3 51 (9.41%) Selenium
4 49 (9.04%) JUnit
5 47 (8.67%) Maven
6 37 (6.83%) Cucumber
7 31 (5.72%) JIRA
7 31 (5.72%) Subversion
8 16 (2.95%) Ant
9 15 (2.77%) JBehave
9 15 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (2.40%) Visual Studio
11 12 (2.21%) Eclipse
11 12 (2.21%) LoadRunner
11 12 (2.21%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.85%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.85%) Gradle
12 10 (1.85%) Hudson
12 10 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (1.66%) PHPUnit
General
1 97 (17.90%) Finance
2 95 (17.53%) Telecoms
3 38 (7.01%) Banking
4 34 (6.27%) Retail
5 32 (5.90%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.77%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.03%) Marketing
8 9 (1.66%) Back Office
8 9 (1.66%) Electronics
9 7 (1.29%) International Banking
10 6 (1.11%) Advertising
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Games
12 2 (0.37%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (22.32%) Developer
2 80 (14.76%) Analyst
3 52 (9.59%) Software Engineer
3 52 (9.59%) Test Engineer
4 43 (7.93%) Java Developer
5 39 (7.20%) DBA
6 37 (6.83%) Java Engineer
6 37 (6.83%) Oracle DBA
7 36 (6.64%) Applications Support
7 36 (6.64%) Team Leader
8 34 (6.27%) Administrator
9 33 (6.09%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.72%) Support Engineer
11 29 (5.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 28 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 28 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
12 28 (5.17%) Test Analyst
13 27 (4.98%) Software Developer
14 26 (4.80%) Development Team Leader
15 23 (4.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (18.63%) HTML
2 99 (18.27%) J2EE
3 89 (16.42%) XML
4 74 (13.65%) CSS
5 70 (12.92%) Web Services
6 40 (7.38%) jQuery
7 36 (6.64%) AngularJS
7 36 (6.64%) Hibernate
8 33 (6.09%) .NET
8 33 (6.09%) HTML5
9 27 (4.98%) Spring
10 26 (4.80%) JSP
10 26 (4.80%) LAMP
11 25 (4.61%) JMS
12 24 (4.43%) EJB
13 23 (4.24%) CSS3
14 22 (4.06%) Java EE
14 22 (4.06%) REST
15 20 (3.69%) JSF
16 19 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.07%) Digital Media
2 51 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.80%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.95%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.03%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.85%) Physics
8 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.29%) EPoS
8 7 (1.29%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.11%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.11%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 302 (55.72%) Linux
2 188 (34.69%) Windows
3 44 (8.12%) Windows Server
4 29 (5.35%) Apple iOS
4 29 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (5.17%) Android
6 23 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (3.32%) AIX
8 18 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (2.95%) Windows 10
9 16 (2.95%) Windows 7
9 16 (2.95%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.21%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.03%) Solaris
12 9 (1.66%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.37%) HPUX
14 2 (0.37%) OS/400
14 2 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (29.52%) Software Engineering
2 144 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (14.21%) OO
4 71 (13.10%) Scrum
5 62 (11.44%) Cybersecurity
6 58 (10.70%) ITIL
7 55 (10.15%) Open Source
8 54 (9.96%) Configuration Management
9 52 (9.59%) SDLC
10 46 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (8.49%) TDD
11 36 (6.64%) Translating Business Requirements
12 35 (6.46%) Functional Testing
12 35 (6.46%) Test Automation
13 34 (6.27%) Software Testing
14 32 (5.90%) SOA
15 31 (5.72%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (5.17%) DevOps
17 26 (4.80%) Non-Functional Testing
17 26 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 249 (45.94%) Java
2 180 (33.21%) SQL
3 111 (20.48%) C++
4 103 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 86 (15.87%) Shell Script
6 83 (15.31%) Python
7 68 (12.55%) C#
8 65 (11.99%) PHP
9 63 (11.62%) C
10 51 (9.41%) VB
11 43 (7.93%) Ruby
12 39 (7.20%) Perl
13 26 (4.80%) Bash Shell
14 21 (3.87%) PowerShell
15 17 (3.14%) PL/SQL
16 12 (2.21%) Clojure
16 12 (2.21%) Go
17 10 (1.85%) Groovy
17 10 (1.85%) Scala
18 9 (1.66%) Rust
Qualifications
1 122 (22.51%) Security Cleared
2 111 (20.48%) Degree
3 73 (13.47%) DV Cleared
4 52 (9.59%) SC Cleared
5 38 (7.01%) ISEB
6 33 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (3.32%) MCSE
8 17 (3.14%) Network+ Certification
9 16 (2.95%) MCSD
10 15 (2.77%) A+ Certification
10 15 (2.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (2.77%) MCSA
11 12 (2.21%) PhD
12 10 (1.85%) CISSP
12 10 (1.85%) ISTQB
13 9 (1.66%) SANS
14 8 (1.48%) CREST Certified
15 7 (1.29%) CCENT
16 6 (1.11%) GCIA
16 6 (1.11%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.96%) QA
2 8 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.92%) ISO15022
3 5 (0.92%) ISO20022
3 5 (0.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.64%) Oracle RAC
3 26 (4.80%) vSphere
4 23 (4.24%) Xen
5 18 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (3.14%) Active Directory
7 12 (2.21%) XenServer
8 10 (1.85%) Docker
9 7 (1.29%) Snort
10 4 (0.74%) Samba
10 4 (0.74%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (6.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 35 (6.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (3.87%) Ansible
4 20 (3.69%) Data Guard
4 20 (3.69%) McAfee ePO
5 19 (3.51%) Puppet
6 17 (3.14%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.14%) Tivoli
7 15 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (2.40%) Nagios
9 12 (2.21%) Cobbler
9 12 (2.21%) Salt
9 12 (2.21%) Terraform
10 8 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (1.11%) RSA enVision
12 2 (0.37%) SCCM
13 1 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
13 1 (0.18%) Check_MK
13 1 (0.18%) nmon
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 192 (35.42%) Oracle
2 88 (16.24%) VMware
3 68 (12.55%) Microsoft
4 42 (7.75%) Cisco
5 30 (5.54%) Sybase
6 27 (4.98%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.43%) IBM
8 23 (4.24%) HP
9 20 (3.69%) Intel Security
10 15 (2.77%) WatchGuard
11 14 (2.58%) Google
12 13 (2.40%) NetApp
13 12 (2.21%) EnterpriseDB
14 10 (1.85%) SAP
15 9 (1.66%) Citrix
15 9 (1.66%) FrontRange
15 9 (1.66%) Green Hat
15 9 (1.66%) webMethods
16 8 (1.48%) Remedy
17 7 (1.29%) CA
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 16 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago