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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 87 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 190 328 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.37% 5.52% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.38% 18.54% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 167 250 213
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 £24,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1535 1769 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.20% 29.75% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1539 1431
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -18 74 £47,500 +13.77% 13
Bristol -42 46 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Wiltshire +3 34 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Cornwall -4 13 £24,500 +58.06% 1
Somerset -33 12 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Dorset +4 9 £50,000 -1.96% 5
Devon -3 2 £20,750 -10.80%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 273 (67.41%) Linux
2 188 (46.42%) Java
3 145 (35.80%) Security Cleared
4 139 (34.32%) SQL
5 129 (31.85%) Windows
6 115 (28.40%) Oracle
7 113 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
8 110 (27.16%) Python
9 105 (25.93%) C++
10 99 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 90 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 89 (21.98%) DV Cleared
13 87 (21.48%) HTML
14 77 (19.01%) C
15 70 (17.28%) ITIL
16 69 (17.04%) SC Cleared
17 67 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
18 66 (16.30%) XML
19 64 (15.80%) Finance
19 64 (15.80%) VMware
20 61 (15.06%) Degree
21 60 (14.81%) Web Services
21 60 (14.81%) JBoss
22 58 (14.32%) CSS
22 58 (14.32%) J2EE
22 58 (14.32%) Jenkins
23 57 (14.07%) Perl
23 57 (14.07%) Shell Script
24 56 (13.83%) C#
25 52 (12.84%) Configuration Management

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 60 (14.81%) JBoss
2 48 (11.85%) WebLogic
3 44 (10.86%) WebSphere
4 29 (7.16%) Apache
4 29 (7.16%) MS Exchange
5 27 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 24 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (3.95%) Alfresco
9 16 (3.95%) Joomla!
10 15 (3.70%) CloudStack
11 13 (3.21%) Tomcat
12 10 (2.47%) Apache Solr
12 10 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.48%) OpenROAD
14 4 (0.99%) StreamWeaver
15 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.48%) MS Office
3 5 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.74%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 6 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.23%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.49%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.49%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.94%) GitHub
3 10 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.47%) SaaS
4 7 (1.73%) Office 365
5 6 (1.48%) IaaS
6 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.74%) PaaS
8 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 44 (10.86%) Firewall
3 39 (9.63%) LAN
3 39 (9.63%) WAN
4 37 (9.14%) Internet
5 17 (4.20%) ADSL
6 15 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 15 (3.70%) IPv6
7 13 (3.21%) Broadband
8 12 (2.96%) VoIP
9 11 (2.72%) DNS
9 11 (2.72%) NAS
10 9 (2.22%) DHCP
11 8 (1.98%) HTTP
11 8 (1.98%) Network Security
11 8 (1.98%) SAN
11 8 (1.98%) VPN
12 7 (1.73%) NetScaler
13 6 (1.48%) Intranet
14 5 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 31 (7.65%) MySQL
4 28 (6.91%) NoSQL
5 26 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 24 (5.93%) RDBMS
7 21 (5.19%) Hadoop
8 17 (4.20%) Couchbase
9 16 (3.95%) MS Access
9 16 (3.95%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.72%) Big Data
13 9 (2.22%) OrientDB
13 9 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.98%) DataStage
14 8 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.73%) Oracle ODI
16 5 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (14.32%) Jenkins
2 44 (10.86%) Git (software)
3 36 (8.89%) Subversion
4 29 (7.16%) JIRA
5 27 (6.67%) Maven
6 25 (6.17%) Selenium
7 22 (5.43%) JUnit
8 19 (4.69%) LoadRunner
9 18 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 18 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (3.46%) PHPUnit
11 10 (2.47%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.23%) RSpec
13 4 (0.99%) Ant
13 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.99%) Rational Functional Tester
14 3 (0.74%) Artifactory
15 2 (0.49%) Grunt
15 2 (0.49%) Hudson
15 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
General
1 64 (15.80%) Finance
2 39 (9.63%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.94%) Banking
5 19 (4.69%) Retail
6 11 (2.72%) Games
7 8 (1.98%) Back Office
7 8 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.98%) Marketing
8 6 (1.48%) Electronics
9 5 (1.23%) Automotive
9 5 (1.23%) International Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.99%) Local Government
11 2 (0.49%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (19.26%) Analyst
2 72 (17.78%) Developer
3 41 (10.12%) Software Engineer
4 38 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 35 (8.64%) Support Analyst
6 28 (6.91%) Test Engineer
7 26 (6.42%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.42%) Software Developer
8 25 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (5.68%) Applications Support
10 21 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
10 21 (5.19%) Test Analyst
11 19 (4.69%) Consultant
12 18 (4.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 18 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (3.70%) Java Engineer
14 15 (3.70%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (21.48%) HTML
2 66 (16.30%) XML
3 60 (14.81%) Web Services
4 58 (14.32%) CSS
4 58 (14.32%) J2EE
5 41 (10.12%) Hibernate
6 40 (9.88%) jQuery
7 36 (8.89%) AngularJS
8 34 (8.40%) Java EE
9 31 (7.65%) HTML5
10 25 (6.17%) JSP
11 20 (4.94%) .NET
11 20 (4.94%) REST
11 20 (4.94%) RESTful
11 20 (4.94%) Spring
12 19 (4.69%) Ajax
12 19 (4.69%) EJB
12 19 (4.69%) SOAP
13 18 (4.44%) Backbone.js
13 18 (4.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.20%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.46%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.21%) Digital Media
6 11 (2.72%) Cyber Attack
7 10 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (1.98%) User Experience
10 7 (1.73%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.73%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.48%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.23%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.99%) Derivative
13 4 (0.99%) Equities
13 4 (0.99%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.74%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 273 (67.41%) Linux
2 129 (31.85%) Windows
3 41 (10.12%) Windows Server
4 30 (7.41%) Android
5 29 (7.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (6.91%) Apple iOS
7 25 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (5.43%) Windows 7
9 21 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (4.94%) Windows 10
11 18 (4.44%) AIX
12 17 (4.20%) Windows 8
13 16 (3.95%) Solaris
14 15 (3.70%) FreeBSD
15 14 (3.46%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.49%) CentOS
17 2 (0.49%) HPUX
17 2 (0.49%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.44%) Software Engineering
3 70 (17.28%) ITIL
4 67 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (12.84%) Configuration Management
6 49 (12.10%) Open Source
7 46 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (11.36%) DevOps
8 42 (10.37%) Project Management
9 37 (9.14%) Scrum
10 36 (8.89%) SDLC
10 36 (8.89%) TDD
11 34 (8.40%) OO
12 27 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
13 25 (6.17%) Coaching
13 25 (6.17%) Mentoring
14 23 (5.68%) E-Commerce
14 23 (5.68%) Service Delivery
15 22 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (5.19%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 188 (46.42%) Java
2 139 (34.32%) SQL
3 110 (27.16%) Python
4 105 (25.93%) C++
5 90 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 77 (19.01%) C
7 57 (14.07%) Perl
7 57 (14.07%) Shell Script
8 56 (13.83%) C#
9 48 (11.85%) PHP
10 43 (10.62%) Ruby
11 41 (10.12%) VB
12 35 (8.64%) Bash Shell
13 24 (5.93%) PL/SQL
14 23 (5.68%) PowerShell
15 19 (4.69%) Groovy
16 16 (3.95%) Delphi
16 16 (3.95%) Pascal
16 16 (3.95%) VBA
17 14 (3.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 145 (35.80%) Security Cleared
2 89 (21.98%) DV Cleared
3 69 (17.04%) SC Cleared
4 61 (15.06%) Degree
5 28 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (6.42%) ISEB
6 26 (6.42%) Network+ Certification
7 19 (4.69%) CCNA
7 19 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (3.70%) A+ Certification
8 15 (3.70%) CISSP
8 15 (3.70%) MCSA
8 15 (3.70%) SANS
9 13 (3.21%) MCSE
10 11 (2.72%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (2.72%) GIAC
10 11 (2.72%) Linux+ Certification
10 11 (2.72%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (2.72%) SSCP
11 8 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.22%) SLA
2 8 (1.98%) QA
3 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.42%) vSphere
3 24 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (3.95%) XenServer
5 15 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 15 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (3.70%) Xen
6 9 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.98%) Docker
8 4 (0.99%) Snort
9 2 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.49%) NFS
9 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.25%) KVM
10 1 (0.25%) LXC
10 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 42 (10.37%) Puppet
2 35 (8.64%) Ansible
3 30 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (7.16%) Nagios
5 19 (4.69%) Tivoli
6 14 (3.46%) Cobbler
7 10 (2.47%) Salt
7 10 (2.47%) Terraform
8 6 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.23%) RSA enVision
10 4 (0.99%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.74%) Nessus
11 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.74%) SCOM
12 2 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.49%) SCCM
12 2 (0.49%) SnapMirror
12 2 (0.49%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 115 (28.40%) Oracle
2 64 (15.80%) VMware
3 47 (11.60%) Microsoft
4 37 (9.14%) Cisco
5 30 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 24 (5.93%) IBM
7 20 (4.94%) WatchGuard
8 14 (3.46%) EnterpriseDB
9 12 (2.96%) HP
10 10 (2.47%) Palo Alto
11 9 (2.22%) NetApp
12 8 (1.98%) FrontRange
12 8 (1.98%) Splunk
13 7 (1.73%) Remedy
13 7 (1.73%) SAP
13 7 (1.73%) Sybase
14 6 (1.48%) CA
14 6 (1.48%) Veeam
15 5 (1.23%) Riverbed
15 5 (1.23%) Teradata
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan & Chase
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Somerset
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Cotterell Consulting
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago