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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
England / South West
Rank 84 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 182 317 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.58% 5.47% 4.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.84% 18.29% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 156 261 206
Median salary £41,625 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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
1149 1733 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.61% 29.91% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1517 1414
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,820
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Wiltshire +35 52 £35,000 +4.47% 7
Gloucestershire -10 48 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Bristol -40 46 £38,500 -18.08% 9
Dorset +4 13 £87,500 +133.33%
Cornwall +7 11 £40,000 +95.12% 4
Somerset -29 9 £21,250 -50.00% 2
Devon +6 4 £24,500 -18.33% 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 283 (75.27%) Linux
2 207 (55.05%) Java
3 151 (40.16%) SQL
4 146 (38.83%) Security Cleared
5 145 (38.56%) Oracle
6 128 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (30.59%) Software Engineering
8 111 (29.52%) Windows
9 105 (27.93%) JavaScript
10 98 (26.06%) HTML
11 97 (25.80%) C++
12 96 (25.53%) Python
13 94 (25.00%) Finance
14 90 (23.94%) DV Cleared
15 77 (20.48%) XML
16 76 (20.21%) Web Services
17 72 (19.15%) JBoss
18 69 (18.35%) Degree
19 65 (17.29%) SC Cleared
20 63 (16.76%) J2EE
21 61 (16.22%) WebLogic
21 61 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
22 60 (15.96%) CSS
22 60 (15.96%) ITIL
23 59 (15.69%) WebSphere
23 59 (15.69%) MongoDB
24 58 (15.43%) OO
25 56 (14.89%) C
25 56 (14.89%) Jenkins
26 55 (14.63%) Perl

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 (19.15%) JBoss
2 61 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 59 (15.69%) WebSphere
4 49 (13.03%) Apache
5 27 (7.18%) Alfresco
5 27 (7.18%) Joomla!
6 17 (4.52%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.99%) MS Exchange
8 10 (2.66%) CloudStack
8 10 (2.66%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (1.06%) Traefik
13 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.80%) IIS
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.53%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.39%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.13%) MS Office
4 4 (1.06%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.46%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.06%) Maximo
6 2 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.24%) GitHub
2 19 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.60%) IaaS
3 6 (1.60%) PaaS
4 5 (1.33%) SaaS
5 4 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.90%) TCP/IP
2 29 (7.71%) Firewall
2 29 (7.71%) Internet
3 22 (5.85%) SAN
4 18 (4.79%) WAN
5 16 (4.26%) LAN
6 14 (3.72%) DNS
6 14 (3.72%) NAS
7 12 (3.19%) Network Security
8 11 (2.93%) Wireshark
9 9 (2.39%) ADSL
9 9 (2.39%) DHCP
10 8 (2.13%) VoIP
11 7 (1.86%) SNMP
11 7 (1.86%) VPN
12 5 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
12 5 (1.33%) SSL
13 4 (1.06%) Software-Defined Radio
14 3 (0.80%) FTP
14 3 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.69%) MongoDB
2 46 (12.23%) MySQL
3 39 (10.37%) SQL Server
4 31 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 27 (7.18%) MS Access
6 26 (6.91%) Relational Database
7 19 (5.05%) Oracle Database
8 18 (4.79%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.79%) OrientDB
9 15 (3.99%) RDBMS
10 12 (3.19%) Big Data
11 11 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (2.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 56 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 49 (13.03%) Subversion
3 38 (10.11%) Maven
4 36 (9.57%) Git (software)
5 30 (7.98%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (4.52%) Selenium
7 16 (4.26%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.19%) JUnit
9 10 (2.66%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.39%) JIRA
11 7 (1.86%) Ant
12 6 (1.60%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.60%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.60%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.33%) PROIV
14 4 (1.06%) Appium
14 4 (1.06%) Calabash
14 4 (1.06%) JMeter
15 3 (0.80%) HP UFT
15 3 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 94 (25.00%) Finance
2 45 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.98%) Banking
4 28 (7.45%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.46%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.46%) Retail
6 9 (2.39%) Games
7 8 (2.13%) Electronics
7 8 (2.13%) Marketing
8 4 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.06%) Military
9 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
9 3 (0.80%) Local Government
10 2 (0.53%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 85 (22.61%) Developer
2 53 (14.10%) Analyst
2 53 (14.10%) Software Engineer
3 48 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 30 (7.98%) Support Engineer
5 27 (7.18%) Test Engineer
6 25 (6.65%) Applications Support
7 21 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (4.79%) Consultant
10 17 (4.52%) IT Support
10 17 (4.52%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.26%) Support Analyst
11 16 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
11 16 (4.26%) Technical Developer
12 15 (3.99%) IT Engineer
12 15 (3.99%) Java Engineer
12 15 (3.99%) Technical Support
13 14 (3.72%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (26.06%) HTML
2 77 (20.48%) XML
3 76 (20.21%) Web Services
4 63 (16.76%) J2EE
5 60 (15.96%) CSS
6 52 (13.83%) Hibernate
6 52 (13.83%) Spring
7 40 (10.64%) SOAP
8 36 (9.57%) Spring MVC
9 32 (8.51%) JSP
10 31 (8.24%) Ajax
10 31 (8.24%) AngularJS
11 28 (7.45%) WSDL
12 27 (7.18%) Backbone.js
12 27 (7.18%) Dojo
12 27 (7.18%) Ember.js
12 27 (7.18%) HTML5
12 27 (7.18%) React
13 25 (6.65%) .NET
14 23 (6.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.97%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.12%) Cyber Defence
4 18 (4.79%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (3.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 14 (3.72%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (3.46%) Derivative
7 13 (3.46%) Equities
7 13 (3.46%) Fixed Income
7 13 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (3.19%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.93%) Driving Licence
10 9 (2.39%) Clustering
10 9 (2.39%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.86%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.06%) e-Health
13 4 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 283 (75.27%) Linux
2 111 (29.52%) Windows
3 50 (13.30%) Android
4 42 (11.17%) Apple iOS
5 38 (10.11%) Solaris
6 30 (7.98%) AIX
7 23 (6.12%) Windows Server
8 22 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (3.46%) Embedded Linux
11 12 (3.19%) Windows 7
12 11 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.66%) Mac OS X
13 10 (2.66%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.66%) Windows 2000
14 8 (2.13%) Windows 10
15 7 (1.86%) CentOS
15 7 (1.86%) Debian
16 6 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (30.59%) Software Engineering
3 61 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
4 60 (15.96%) ITIL
5 58 (15.43%) OO
6 54 (14.36%) MVC
7 45 (11.97%) SDLC
8 42 (11.17%) DevOps
8 42 (11.17%) Open Source
9 37 (9.84%) Scrum
10 35 (9.31%) Configuration Management
11 31 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (7.18%) Android Development
12 27 (7.18%) iOS Development
12 27 (7.18%) Mobile Development
13 26 (6.91%) Mentoring
13 26 (6.91%) OOP
14 24 (6.38%) Information Security
14 24 (6.38%) Multithreading
15 23 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 207 (55.05%) Java
2 151 (40.16%) SQL
3 105 (27.93%) JavaScript
4 97 (25.80%) C++
5 96 (25.53%) Python
6 56 (14.89%) C
7 55 (14.63%) Perl
8 50 (13.30%) PHP
9 41 (10.90%) Shell Script
10 35 (9.31%) PowerShell
11 34 (9.04%) C#
11 34 (9.04%) Ruby
12 29 (7.71%) Bash Shell
13 28 (7.45%) Pascal
13 28 (7.45%) VB
13 28 (7.45%) VBA
14 27 (7.18%) Delphi
15 22 (5.85%) PL/SQL
16 14 (3.72%) Embedded C++
17 10 (2.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 146 (38.83%) Security Cleared
2 90 (23.94%) DV Cleared
3 69 (18.35%) Degree
4 65 (17.29%) SC Cleared
5 17 (4.52%) CISSP
5 17 (4.52%) GIAC
5 17 (4.52%) SANS
6 16 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (3.99%) CCNA
7 15 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (3.46%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (2.93%) GCIA
9 11 (2.93%) MCSE
10 9 (2.39%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (2.39%) Linux+ Certification
10 9 (2.39%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (2.39%) SSCP
11 8 (2.13%) GCIH
12 7 (1.86%) ISEB
13 6 (1.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.99%) SLA
2 12 (3.19%) QA
3 9 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.60%) GPG13
5 2 (0.53%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) FATCA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (5.05%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.52%) vSphere
4 12 (3.19%) Snort
5 11 (2.93%) XenServer
6 10 (2.66%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (2.66%) Samba
6 10 (2.66%) Xen
7 7 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.33%) NFS
9 4 (1.06%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.06%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.80%) NDS
10 3 (0.80%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (11.17%) Nagios
2 27 (7.18%) Puppet
3 23 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.26%) Tivoli
5 13 (3.46%) Ansible
6 11 (2.93%) Cobbler
6 11 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (2.66%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.39%) Terraform
9 8 (2.13%) Data Guard
9 8 (2.13%) Nmap
10 7 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (1.86%) Salt
11 6 (1.60%) ArcSight ESM
11 6 (1.60%) OpenView
12 5 (1.33%) Backup Exec
12 5 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (1.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 4 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 145 (38.56%) Oracle
2 46 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 45 (11.97%) VMware
4 36 (9.57%) IBM
5 25 (6.65%) Cisco
6 20 (5.32%) HP
7 17 (4.52%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.72%) ArcSight
9 13 (3.46%) TIBCO
10 12 (3.19%) Citrix
11 10 (2.66%) SAP
11 10 (2.66%) WatchGuard
12 9 (2.39%) EnterpriseDB
13 8 (2.13%) F5
13 8 (2.13%) FireEye
13 8 (2.13%) LogRhythm
13 8 (2.13%) NetApp
13 8 (2.13%) Siebel
13 8 (2.13%) Sophos
14 7 (1.86%) Palo Alto
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liskeard, Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: Lots of perks and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Shift allowance and Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Wessex Water
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Lots of perks and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Lots of perks
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + shares + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + security clearance bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago