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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 66 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 220 287 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.26% 4.78% 3.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.47% 15.24% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 182 231 196
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £59,700
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%
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
1336 1883 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.88% 31.35% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1592 1444
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 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -12 62 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Bristol -24 52 £39,000 -13.33% 8
Somerset +26 44 £42,500 - 5
Wiltshire +28 38 £32,500 -12.16% 3
Dorset +7 10 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Cornwall -7 10 £23,000 -40.25%
Devon -8 4 £34,750 +41.83% 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 281 (58.18%) Linux
2 222 (45.96%) Java
3 162 (33.54%) Windows
4 161 (33.33%) SQL
5 152 (31.47%) Oracle
6 135 (27.95%) Software Engineering
7 131 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
8 123 (25.47%) Security Cleared
9 99 (20.50%) JavaScript
10 98 (20.29%) C++
11 96 (19.88%) HTML
12 89 (18.43%) Degree
13 88 (18.22%) Finance
14 87 (18.01%) Python
15 84 (17.39%) VMware
16 81 (16.77%) J2EE
16 81 (16.77%) Telecoms
17 74 (15.32%) SQL Server
18 73 (15.11%) CSS
18 73 (15.11%) TCP/IP
19 72 (14.91%) XML
19 72 (14.91%) DV Cleared
20 70 (14.49%) Web Services
20 70 (14.49%) WebLogic
21 69 (14.29%) Shell Script
22 65 (13.46%) Scrum
22 65 (13.46%) Jenkins
23 63 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
24 61 (12.63%) C
25 60 (12.42%) Git (software)

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 70 (14.49%) WebLogic
2 57 (11.80%) JBoss
3 42 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 37 (7.66%) OpenStack
5 29 (6.00%) Apache
6 22 (4.55%) MS Exchange
7 19 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (3.31%) Tomcat
9 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.48%) CloudStack
10 12 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (2.28%) MQSeries
12 9 (1.86%) Apache Solr
12 9 (1.86%) Drupal
13 7 (1.45%) Alfresco
13 7 (1.45%) Joomla!
14 6 (1.24%) SAS
15 5 (1.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (5.38%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (5.18%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (5.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (2.90%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle ASCP
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.45%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.41%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.41%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (0.21%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.52%) SaaS
2 16 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.28%) GitHub
5 6 (1.24%) IaaS
6 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (15.11%) TCP/IP
2 56 (11.59%) Firewall
3 39 (8.07%) Internet
4 24 (4.97%) LAN
4 24 (4.97%) WAN
5 14 (2.90%) Ethernet
6 13 (2.69%) Broadband
6 13 (2.69%) IPv6
7 12 (2.48%) ADSL
7 12 (2.48%) NAS
7 12 (2.48%) VoIP
8 9 (1.86%) HTTP
8 9 (1.86%) VPN
9 8 (1.66%) DNS
9 8 (1.66%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.45%) SAN
11 6 (1.24%) FTP
11 6 (1.24%) IP Telephony
11 6 (1.24%) IPsec
11 6 (1.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 44 (9.11%) RDBMS
4 42 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 39 (8.07%) NoSQL
6 36 (7.45%) Oracle Database
7 35 (7.25%) MySQL
8 33 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (5.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 20 (4.14%) Hadoop
11 18 (3.73%) Big Data
12 15 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
13 14 (2.90%) OrientDB
14 13 (2.69%) Couchbase
14 13 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (1.86%) MS Access
16 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 60 (12.42%) Git (software)
3 48 (9.94%) Selenium
4 44 (9.11%) JUnit
5 40 (8.28%) Maven
6 35 (7.25%) JIRA
7 34 (7.04%) Cucumber
8 33 (6.83%) Subversion
9 16 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.90%) LoadRunner
11 13 (2.69%) Ant
11 13 (2.69%) PHPUnit
12 12 (2.48%) JBehave
12 12 (2.48%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.86%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.86%) Hudson
13 9 (1.86%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.66%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.66%) Gradle
14 8 (1.66%) RSpec
General
1 88 (18.22%) Finance
2 81 (16.77%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.21%) Banking
3 30 (6.21%) Retail
4 25 (5.18%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.66%) Back Office
6 8 (1.66%) Electronics
6 8 (1.66%) Marketing
7 7 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.04%) Advertising
8 5 (1.04%) International Banking
9 4 (0.83%) Local Government
10 3 (0.62%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (19.67%) Developer
2 80 (16.56%) Analyst
3 43 (8.90%) Software Engineer
3 43 (8.90%) Test Engineer
4 35 (7.25%) Support Engineer
5 34 (7.04%) Java Developer
6 33 (6.83%) Support Analyst
7 32 (6.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 31 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 28 (5.80%) Administrator
9 28 (5.80%) Java Engineer
9 28 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
9 28 (5.80%) Test Analyst
10 27 (5.59%) DBA
11 26 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (5.18%) Oracle DBA
13 20 (4.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 20 (4.14%) Software Manager
13 20 (4.14%) Software Test Engineer
13 20 (4.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (19.88%) HTML
2 81 (16.77%) J2EE
3 73 (15.11%) CSS
4 72 (14.91%) XML
5 70 (14.49%) Web Services
6 42 (8.70%) jQuery
7 35 (7.25%) HTML5
8 32 (6.63%) Hibernate
9 31 (6.42%) AngularJS
10 27 (5.59%) .NET
11 25 (5.18%) JSP
12 23 (4.76%) REST
13 22 (4.55%) CSS3
13 22 (4.55%) EJB
13 22 (4.55%) Java EE
14 21 (4.35%) Spring
15 19 (3.93%) JSF
16 18 (3.73%) RESTful
16 18 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (3.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.35%) Digital Media
2 38 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 22 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.11%) Driving Licence
5 10 (2.07%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.86%) Internet of Things
6 9 (1.86%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.66%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.45%) Physics
9 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.24%) EPoS
9 6 (1.24%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.04%) User Experience
11 4 (0.83%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (0.83%) Cybercrime
11 4 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (0.83%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.62%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 281 (58.18%) Linux
2 162 (33.54%) Windows
3 40 (8.28%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.18%) Apple iOS
4 25 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (4.97%) Android
6 23 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (4.14%) AIX
8 20 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.31%) Windows 10
9 16 (3.31%) Windows 7
9 16 (3.31%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.69%) FreeBSD
11 12 (2.48%) Solaris
11 12 (2.48%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.41%) HPUX
12 2 (0.41%) OS/400
12 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (27.95%) Software Engineering
2 131 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (13.46%) Scrum
4 63 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 59 (12.22%) Configuration Management
5 59 (12.22%) ITIL
6 58 (12.01%) OO
7 56 (11.59%) Open Source
8 48 (9.94%) SDLC
9 47 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (9.11%) TDD
11 34 (7.04%) DevOps
12 32 (6.63%) Software Testing
13 30 (6.21%) Test Automation
14 29 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
15 28 (5.80%) SOA
16 27 (5.59%) Functional Testing
17 26 (5.38%) Mentoring
17 26 (5.38%) Project Management
18 25 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 222 (45.96%) Java
2 161 (33.33%) SQL
3 99 (20.50%) JavaScript
4 98 (20.29%) C++
5 87 (18.01%) Python
6 69 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 61 (12.63%) C
8 59 (12.22%) C#
9 52 (10.77%) PHP
10 45 (9.32%) Ruby
11 42 (8.70%) VB
12 38 (7.87%) Perl
13 28 (5.80%) Bash Shell
14 20 (4.14%) PowerShell
15 18 (3.73%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.90%) Groovy
17 11 (2.28%) Go
18 10 (2.07%) Clojure
19 9 (1.86%) Delphi
19 9 (1.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 123 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 89 (18.43%) Degree
3 72 (14.91%) DV Cleared
4 54 (11.18%) SC Cleared
5 35 (7.25%) ISEB
6 26 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (3.73%) Network+ Certification
8 15 (3.11%) A+ Certification
8 15 (3.11%) MCSA
9 11 (2.28%) CISSP
9 11 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (2.28%) MCSE
10 10 (2.07%) SANS
11 8 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.66%) CREST Certified
11 8 (1.66%) MCSD
11 8 (1.66%) PhD
12 7 (1.45%) ISTQB
13 6 (1.24%) CCENT
13 6 (1.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.70%) QA
2 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.04%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) ISO15022
4 3 (0.62%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (5.38%) vSphere
3 25 (5.18%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (4.14%) Xen
5 18 (3.73%) Active Directory
6 12 (2.48%) Docker
6 12 (2.48%) XenServer
7 7 (1.45%) Snort
8 4 (0.83%) Samba
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (6.00%) Ansible
2 28 (5.80%) Puppet
3 25 (5.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 22 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (3.31%) Nagios
7 15 (3.11%) Tivoli
8 14 (2.90%) Data Guard
9 12 (2.48%) Cobbler
9 12 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (2.48%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.48%) Salt
9 12 (2.48%) Terraform
10 6 (1.24%) RSA enVision
11 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.41%) SCCM
13 1 (0.21%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 152 (31.47%) Oracle
2 84 (17.39%) VMware
3 58 (12.01%) Microsoft
4 44 (9.11%) Cisco
5 30 (6.21%) Red Hat
6 22 (4.55%) IBM
7 20 (4.14%) HP
8 18 (3.73%) Sybase
9 15 (3.11%) NetApp
9 15 (3.11%) WatchGuard
10 12 (2.48%) EnterpriseDB
10 12 (2.48%) Intel Security
11 9 (1.86%) SAP
11 9 (1.86%) Splunk
12 8 (1.66%) FrontRange
12 8 (1.66%) Google
12 8 (1.66%) Remedy
13 7 (1.45%) Green Hat
13 7 (1.45%) Veeam
13 7 (1.45%) webMethods
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