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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / South West
Rank 73 40 83
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +43
Permanent jobs citing Unix 196 355 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.93% 6.48% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.51% 21.44% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 160 292 160
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1187 1656 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.80% 30.25% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1500 1346
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -2 63 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Wiltshire +46 49 £35,000 +5.26% 3
Bristol -45 46 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Dorset -14 15 £87,500 +133.33% 4
Somerset -39 10 £20,000 -52.94% 1
Devon +3 8 £28,358 -5.47%
Cornwall -1 5 £45,000 +91.48%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 280 (74.27%) Linux
2 201 (53.32%) Java
3 156 (41.38%) Security Cleared
4 144 (38.20%) Oracle
5 142 (37.67%) SQL
6 129 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (29.44%) Software Engineering
7 111 (29.44%) C++
8 110 (29.18%) Python
9 108 (28.65%) JavaScript
10 102 (27.06%) Windows
11 99 (26.26%) HTML
12 93 (24.67%) DV Cleared
13 82 (21.75%) Finance
14 73 (19.36%) XML
15 72 (19.10%) JBoss
16 71 (18.83%) Web Services
17 70 (18.57%) Perl
18 68 (18.04%) Cybersecurity
19 67 (17.77%) C
19 67 (17.77%) J2EE
19 67 (17.77%) Degree
20 66 (17.51%) SC Cleared
21 65 (17.24%) ITIL
22 63 (16.71%) MongoDB
23 62 (16.45%) CSS
24 59 (15.65%) Hibernate
25 56 (14.85%) WebLogic
25 56 (14.85%) WebSphere
26 55 (14.59%) OO

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 72 (19.10%) JBoss
2 56 (14.85%) WebLogic
2 56 (14.85%) WebSphere
3 40 (10.61%) Apache
4 25 (6.63%) Alfresco
4 25 (6.63%) Joomla!
5 17 (4.51%) MS Exchange
6 14 (3.71%) OpenStack
7 13 (3.45%) CloudStack
7 13 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.65%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.53%) IIS
12 2 (0.53%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.33%) MS Office
4 4 (1.06%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.12%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle Utilities
5 4 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.53%) Maximo
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.16%) GitHub
2 20 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.65%) IaaS
4 7 (1.86%) PaaS
5 6 (1.59%) SaaS
6 5 (1.33%) Office 365
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.81%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.96%) LAN
2 30 (7.96%) WAN
3 27 (7.16%) Firewall
4 22 (5.84%) Internet
5 21 (5.57%) DNS
6 19 (5.04%) SAN
7 16 (4.24%) DHCP
8 13 (3.45%) ADSL
8 13 (3.45%) NAS
9 12 (3.18%) Network Security
10 9 (2.39%) VoIP
11 8 (2.12%) VPN
12 6 (1.59%) HTTP
13 5 (1.33%) SNMP
14 4 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.06%) Software-Defined Radio
14 4 (1.06%) SSL
15 3 (0.80%) FTP
15 3 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.71%) MongoDB
2 42 (11.14%) MySQL
3 37 (9.81%) SQL Server
4 34 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 25 (6.63%) MS Access
5 25 (6.63%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.57%) Hadoop
7 19 (5.04%) OrientDB
8 17 (4.51%) Oracle Database
9 16 (4.24%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.98%) Big Data
11 13 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.12%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 52 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 44 (11.67%) Subversion
3 36 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.55%) Maven
4 27 (7.16%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (2.92%) LoadRunner
6 10 (2.65%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.39%) Selenium
7 9 (2.39%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.12%) JIRA
9 7 (1.86%) JUnit
10 6 (1.59%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.06%) Ant
12 3 (0.80%) Hudson
13 2 (0.53%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.53%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.53%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.53%) PROIV
13 2 (0.53%) TestDirector
13 2 (0.53%) WinRunner
General
1 82 (21.75%) Finance
2 42 (11.14%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.16%) Banking
4 22 (5.84%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.45%) Retail
6 12 (3.18%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.18%) Games
7 6 (1.59%) Marketing
8 5 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.33%) Automotive
9 4 (1.06%) Electronics
9 4 (1.06%) Military
10 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Legal
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (22.81%) Developer
2 57 (15.12%) Analyst
3 52 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 41 (10.88%) Java Developer
5 38 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 30 (7.96%) Test Engineer
7 25 (6.63%) Software Developer
8 23 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.84%) Technical Analyst
10 19 (5.04%) IT Support
10 19 (5.04%) Software Test Engineer
10 19 (5.04%) Support Analyst
10 19 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (4.77%) Consultant
12 17 (4.51%) Applications Support
12 17 (4.51%) IT Engineer
12 17 (4.51%) Technical Support
13 15 (3.98%) IT Support Engineer
13 15 (3.98%) Java Engineer
13 15 (3.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.26%) HTML
2 73 (19.36%) XML
3 71 (18.83%) Web Services
4 67 (17.77%) J2EE
5 62 (16.45%) CSS
6 59 (15.65%) Hibernate
7 48 (12.73%) Spring
8 37 (9.81%) SOAP
9 32 (8.49%) Ajax
9 32 (8.49%) AngularJS
9 32 (8.49%) JSP
9 32 (8.49%) Spring MVC
10 31 (8.22%) Java EE
11 29 (7.69%) HTML5
12 25 (6.63%) Backbone.js
12 25 (6.63%) Dojo
12 25 (6.63%) Ember.js
12 25 (6.63%) React
12 25 (6.63%) WSDL
13 23 (6.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.37%) Cyber Defence
4 15 (3.98%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.18%) Derivative
5 12 (3.18%) Equities
5 12 (3.18%) Fixed Income
5 12 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.65%) Device Driver
8 9 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (2.12%) Clustering
9 8 (2.12%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (2.12%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.12%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.86%) User Experience
11 6 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 280 (74.27%) Linux
2 102 (27.06%) Windows
3 47 (12.47%) Android
4 39 (10.34%) Apple iOS
5 31 (8.22%) Windows Server
6 30 (7.96%) Solaris
7 26 (6.90%) AIX
8 24 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (4.24%) Windows 7
12 14 (3.71%) Windows 10
13 11 (2.92%) Windows 8
14 10 (2.65%) Mac OS X
15 9 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (2.12%) Windows 2000
16 8 (2.12%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.59%) Debian
17 6 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
17 6 (1.59%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (29.44%) Software Engineering
3 68 (18.04%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (17.24%) ITIL
5 55 (14.59%) OO
6 44 (11.67%) MVC
7 40 (10.61%) Configuration Management
8 39 (10.34%) DevOps
9 34 (9.02%) Open Source
9 34 (9.02%) Scrum
10 33 (8.75%) SDLC
11 30 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (7.16%) Multithreading
13 26 (6.90%) Android Development
13 26 (6.90%) iOS Development
13 26 (6.90%) Mobile Development
13 26 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (6.63%) Penetration Testing
15 22 (5.84%) Service Delivery
16 21 (5.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (53.32%) Java
2 142 (37.67%) SQL
3 111 (29.44%) C++
4 110 (29.18%) Python
5 108 (28.65%) JavaScript
6 70 (18.57%) Perl
7 67 (17.77%) C
8 49 (13.00%) PHP
8 49 (13.00%) Shell Script
9 41 (10.88%) C#
10 37 (9.81%) VB
11 35 (9.28%) Bash Shell
12 33 (8.75%) PowerShell
13 31 (8.22%) Ruby
14 25 (6.63%) Delphi
14 25 (6.63%) Pascal
14 25 (6.63%) VBA
15 21 (5.57%) PL/SQL
16 14 (3.71%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.59%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 156 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 93 (24.67%) DV Cleared
3 67 (17.77%) Degree
4 66 (17.51%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.57%) CCNA
5 21 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.31%) Network+ Certification
7 15 (3.98%) CISSP
7 15 (3.98%) GIAC
7 15 (3.98%) SANS
8 13 (3.45%) ISEB
9 12 (3.18%) CompTIA Security+
9 12 (3.18%) Linux+ Certification
9 12 (3.18%) MCSE
9 12 (3.18%) Security+ Certification
9 12 (3.18%) SSCP
10 8 (2.12%) A+ Certification
10 8 (2.12%) MCP
10 8 (2.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.92%) SLA
2 6 (1.59%) GPG13
2 6 (1.59%) QA
3 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) FATCA
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.04%) vSphere
3 15 (3.98%) XenServer
4 13 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (3.45%) Xen
5 11 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.39%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.39%) Samba
7 4 (1.06%) NFS
7 4 (1.06%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.80%) Docker
8 3 (0.80%) NDS
8 3 (0.80%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 3 (0.80%) Snort
9 2 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.53%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.27%) KVM
10 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 38 (10.08%) Nagios
2 30 (7.96%) Puppet
3 24 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (4.77%) Tivoli
5 16 (4.24%) Ansible
6 12 (3.18%) Cobbler
7 10 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (2.12%) Data Guard
8 8 (2.12%) Salt
8 8 (2.12%) Terraform
9 7 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.86%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.59%) ArcSight ESM
10 6 (1.59%) OpenView
11 5 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (0.80%) Nmap
12 3 (0.80%) SCOM
13 2 (0.53%) Cacti
13 2 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 144 (38.20%) Oracle
2 54 (14.32%) VMware
3 45 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 33 (8.75%) IBM
5 26 (6.90%) Cisco
6 18 (4.77%) HP
7 15 (3.98%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.98%) WatchGuard
8 12 (3.18%) EnterpriseDB
8 12 (3.18%) TIBCO
9 10 (2.65%) ArcSight
10 9 (2.39%) Citrix
10 9 (2.39%) NetApp
11 8 (2.12%) F5
11 8 (2.12%) Palo Alto
11 8 (2.12%) Siebel
12 7 (1.86%) Splunk
13 6 (1.59%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.59%) Crossbeam
13 6 (1.59%) SAP
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