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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 81 43 83
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unix 181 355 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.52% 6.22% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.68% 20.77% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 151 290 153
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
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
1323 1709 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.74% 29.97% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 1552 1414
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 £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -17 64 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Bristol -36 49 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Wiltshire +34 36 £32,500 -20.73% 4
Dorset -15 9 £87,500 +112.12% 3
Somerset -43 9 £37,500 -12.28% 2
Cornwall -7 8 £25,000 +28.20% 2
Devon -10 6 £28,358 +25.88%
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 267 (72.55%) Linux
2 179 (48.64%) Java
3 140 (38.04%) Security Cleared
4 136 (36.96%) SQL
5 132 (35.87%) Oracle
6 121 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (28.53%) Python
8 103 (27.99%) C++
9 101 (27.45%) JavaScript
9 101 (27.45%) Windows
10 99 (26.90%) Software Engineering
11 93 (25.27%) HTML
12 86 (23.37%) DV Cleared
13 70 (19.02%) C
14 69 (18.75%) Finance
15 64 (17.39%) XML
16 63 (17.12%) ITIL
16 63 (17.12%) CSS
17 62 (16.85%) JBoss
18 61 (16.58%) Perl
19 60 (16.30%) SC Cleared
20 59 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
21 57 (15.49%) J2EE
21 57 (15.49%) Web Services
22 56 (15.22%) Shell Script
23 55 (14.95%) Hibernate
24 53 (14.40%) Degree
25 52 (14.13%) VMware
25 52 (14.13%) Jenkins
25 52 (14.13%) MongoDB

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 62 (16.85%) JBoss
2 46 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 46 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 36 (9.78%) Apache
4 18 (4.89%) Alfresco
4 18 (4.89%) Joomla!
4 18 (4.89%) MS Exchange
5 17 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 14 (3.80%) CloudStack
7 13 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (3.26%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.82%) StreamWeaver
15 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.09%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.90%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle Utilities
5 4 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.54%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.54%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
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 20 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.89%) GitHub
3 10 (2.72%) IaaS
4 7 (1.90%) PaaS
4 7 (1.90%) SaaS
5 5 (1.36%) Office 365
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.15%) LAN
1 30 (8.15%) WAN
2 29 (7.88%) Firewall
3 28 (7.61%) TCP/IP
4 21 (5.71%) Internet
5 18 (4.89%) SAN
6 13 (3.53%) ADSL
6 13 (3.53%) DNS
6 13 (3.53%) NAS
7 12 (3.26%) Network Security
8 9 (2.45%) DHCP
8 9 (2.45%) VoIP
9 6 (1.63%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.36%) HTTP
10 5 (1.36%) SNMP
11 4 (1.09%) Software-Defined Radio
11 4 (1.09%) VPN
12 3 (0.82%) FTP
12 3 (0.82%) SSL
12 3 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.13%) MongoDB
2 41 (11.14%) MySQL
3 36 (9.78%) SQL Server
4 30 (8.15%) NoSQL
5 25 (6.79%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 19 (5.16%) Hadoop
7 19 (5.16%) Oracle Database
8 18 (4.89%) MS Access
9 15 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.08%) OrientDB
10 14 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.26%) Big Data
11 12 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.72%) Couchbase
12 10 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (1.90%) DataStage
14 7 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 52 (14.13%) Jenkins
2 43 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 40 (10.87%) Subversion
4 31 (8.42%) Maven
5 20 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (3.80%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.80%) JIRA
7 13 (3.53%) LoadRunner
7 13 (3.53%) Selenium
8 12 (3.26%) JUnit
9 10 (2.72%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.63%) Ant
10 6 (1.63%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.63%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.82%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.54%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.54%) Hudson
12 2 (0.54%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.54%) TestDirector
12 2 (0.54%) WinRunner
General
1 69 (18.75%) Finance
2 34 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.16%) Banking
4 18 (4.89%) Retail
5 17 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.26%) Games
7 10 (2.72%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.63%) Marketing
9 5 (1.36%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.36%) Automotive
10 4 (1.09%) Back Office
10 4 (1.09%) Electronics
10 4 (1.09%) Local Government
11 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 86 (23.37%) Developer
2 53 (14.40%) Analyst
3 44 (11.96%) Software Engineer
4 40 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 38 (10.33%) Support Engineer
6 27 (7.34%) Test Engineer
7 26 (7.07%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.43%) Software Test Engineer
9 20 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (5.16%) Support Analyst
11 18 (4.89%) Consultant
12 17 (4.62%) Applications Support
12 17 (4.62%) Java Engineer
12 17 (4.62%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.35%) Test Analyst
14 15 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
15 14 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
15 14 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (25.27%) HTML
2 64 (17.39%) XML
3 63 (17.12%) CSS
4 57 (15.49%) J2EE
4 57 (15.49%) Web Services
5 55 (14.95%) Hibernate
6 42 (11.41%) Spring
7 38 (10.33%) Java EE
8 30 (8.15%) HTML5
9 28 (7.61%) JSP
9 28 (7.61%) SOAP
10 27 (7.34%) AngularJS
11 26 (7.07%) Spring MVC
12 25 (6.79%) Ajax
13 24 (6.52%) jQuery
14 19 (5.16%) CSS3
14 19 (5.16%) LAMP
15 18 (4.89%) Backbone.js
15 18 (4.89%) Ember.js
15 18 (4.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 12 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.45%) Cyber Attack
6 9 (2.45%) Derivative
6 9 (2.45%) Device Driver
6 9 (2.45%) Equities
6 9 (2.45%) Fixed Income
6 9 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.63%) Clustering
7 6 (1.63%) User Experience
8 5 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.09%) NHS
9 4 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 267 (72.55%) Linux
2 101 (27.45%) Windows
3 36 (9.78%) Android
4 32 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 29 (7.88%) Apple iOS
6 24 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (5.71%) Solaris
7 21 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (5.43%) AIX
9 19 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (4.35%) Windows 7
11 14 (3.80%) Windows 10
12 12 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (2.99%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.17%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.17%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.63%) CentOS
15 6 (1.63%) OpenVMS
16 5 (1.36%) Debian
17 4 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (26.90%) Software Engineering
3 63 (17.12%) ITIL
4 59 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
5 43 (11.68%) Configuration Management
6 42 (11.41%) OO
7 39 (10.60%) DevOps
7 39 (10.60%) Scrum
8 37 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (8.97%) MVC
10 29 (7.88%) SDLC
11 27 (7.34%) Open Source
11 27 (7.34%) Project Management
12 25 (6.79%) Multithreading
12 25 (6.79%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 20 (5.43%) Reverse Engineering
15 19 (5.16%) Android Development
15 19 (5.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 179 (48.64%) Java
2 136 (36.96%) SQL
3 105 (28.53%) Python
4 103 (27.99%) C++
5 101 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 70 (19.02%) C
7 61 (16.58%) Perl
8 56 (15.22%) Shell Script
9 46 (12.50%) PHP
10 43 (11.68%) C#
11 36 (9.78%) Bash Shell
11 36 (9.78%) VB
12 35 (9.51%) Ruby
13 24 (6.52%) PL/SQL
14 23 (6.25%) PowerShell
15 18 (4.89%) Delphi
15 18 (4.89%) Pascal
15 18 (4.89%) VBA
16 15 (4.08%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 140 (38.04%) Security Cleared
2 86 (23.37%) DV Cleared
3 60 (16.30%) SC Cleared
4 53 (14.40%) Degree
5 21 (5.71%) CCNA
5 21 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.43%) Network+ Certification
7 17 (4.62%) ISEB
8 12 (3.26%) CISSP
8 12 (3.26%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (3.26%) GIAC
8 12 (3.26%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (3.26%) MCSE
8 12 (3.26%) SANS
8 12 (3.26%) Security+ Certification
8 12 (3.26%) SSCP
9 8 (2.17%) A+ Certification
9 8 (2.17%) MCSA
10 6 (1.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.99%) SLA
2 3 (0.82%) GPG13
2 3 (0.82%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 37 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (5.16%) vSphere
3 16 (4.35%) XenServer
4 14 (3.80%) Xen
5 12 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.17%) Active Directory
7 7 (1.90%) Docker
8 6 (1.63%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.36%) Samba
10 3 (0.82%) NFS
10 3 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.27%) KVM
12 1 (0.27%) LXC
12 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (10.05%) Puppet
2 30 (8.15%) Nagios
3 29 (7.88%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (5.98%) Ansible
5 20 (5.43%) Tivoli
6 13 (3.53%) Cobbler
7 9 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (2.45%) Salt
7 9 (2.45%) Terraform
8 7 (1.90%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.63%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.36%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.36%) OpenView
10 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 3 (0.82%) ArcSight ESM
11 3 (0.82%) Nessus
11 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.82%) SCOM
12 2 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 132 (35.87%) Oracle
2 52 (14.13%) VMware
3 40 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 26 (7.07%) Cisco
5 25 (6.79%) IBM
6 18 (4.89%) Red Hat
7 15 (4.08%) HP
7 15 (4.08%) WatchGuard
8 13 (3.53%) EnterpriseDB
9 12 (3.26%) Palo Alto
10 10 (2.72%) NetApp
11 9 (2.45%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.90%) Siebel
12 7 (1.90%) Splunk
13 6 (1.63%) CA
13 6 (1.63%) Citrix
13 6 (1.63%) Informatica
13 6 (1.63%) Remedy
13 6 (1.63%) SAP
14 5 (1.36%) BMC
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £69000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Posted: 16 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics Inc
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago