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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 62 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 245 289 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.39% 4.76% 4.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.44% 15.99% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 205 223 219
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,110 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
1490 1807 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.72% 29.74% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1474 1351
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £53,750
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Bristol -18 66 £57,500 +40.24% 9
Gloucestershire -15 62 £44,000 +10.00% 13
Somerset +17 42 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wiltshire +10 39 £32,500 -12.16% 5
Cornwall +6 18 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Dorset +6 13 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Devon -9 1 £39,000 +20.93% 2
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 325 (54.71%) Linux
2 259 (43.60%) Java
3 230 (38.72%) Oracle
4 215 (36.20%) Windows
5 200 (33.67%) SQL
6 172 (28.96%) Software Engineering
7 143 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (21.89%) SQL Server
8 130 (21.89%) Degree
9 117 (19.70%) Finance
10 116 (19.53%) C++
11 114 (19.19%) Security Cleared
12 106 (17.85%) Telecoms
13 105 (17.68%) JavaScript
14 104 (17.51%) HTML
15 102 (17.17%) J2EE
16 100 (16.84%) XML
17 98 (16.50%) Shell Script
18 97 (16.33%) VMware
19 89 (14.98%) WebLogic
20 84 (14.14%) OO
21 80 (13.47%) C#
21 80 (13.47%) Relational Database
22 79 (13.30%) TCP/IP
23 77 (12.96%) Scrum
24 76 (12.79%) CSS
25 75 (12.63%) PHP
25 75 (12.63%) Microsoft
26 72 (12.12%) Web Services
27 71 (11.95%) Python

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 89 (14.98%) WebLogic
2 66 (11.11%) JBoss
3 52 (8.75%) Apache
4 45 (7.58%) WebSphere
5 33 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 31 (5.22%) Drupal
7 18 (3.03%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.36%) MQSeries
9 13 (2.19%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.85%) WordPress
11 10 (1.68%) CloudStack
11 10 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.52%) SAS
13 6 (1.01%) Node.js
14 5 (0.84%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.84%) Joomla!
Applications
1 27 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 55 (9.26%) Oracle Applications
2 51 (8.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (7.74%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (2.69%) Oracle ASCP
6 15 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
7 14 (2.36%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (1.85%) Temenos T24
9 9 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (1.35%) Demantra
10 8 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (1.18%) Oracle SCM
12 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (0.34%) Fredhopper
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.71%) SaaS
2 17 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.68%) IaaS
4 7 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.84%) GitHub
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.34%) Office 365
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 79 (13.30%) TCP/IP
2 54 (9.09%) Firewall
3 28 (4.71%) Internet
4 20 (3.37%) LAN
4 20 (3.37%) WAN
5 13 (2.19%) DNS
6 11 (1.85%) ADSL
6 11 (1.85%) VoIP
7 10 (1.68%) IP Telephony
8 9 (1.52%) HTTP
9 8 (1.35%) VPN
10 7 (1.18%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.18%) NAS
11 6 (1.01%) MPLS
12 5 (0.84%) FTP
12 5 (0.84%) IPsec
12 5 (0.84%) Network Security
12 5 (0.84%) SAN
13 4 (0.67%) DHCP
13 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (21.89%) SQL Server
2 80 (13.47%) Relational Database
3 66 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 62 (10.44%) NoSQL
5 57 (9.60%) RDBMS
6 56 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 47 (7.91%) MongoDB
8 46 (7.74%) Oracle Database 12c
9 45 (7.58%) MySQL
10 32 (5.39%) Oracle BI EE
11 31 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (4.21%) Big Data
14 23 (3.87%) Hadoop
15 22 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (3.37%) Oracle9i Database
17 12 (2.02%) OrientDB
18 10 (1.68%) Sybase ASE
19 9 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 66 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 57 (9.60%) Jenkins
2 57 (9.60%) Selenium
3 55 (9.26%) JUnit
4 50 (8.42%) Maven
5 44 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 33 (5.56%) JIRA
7 29 (4.88%) Subversion
8 21 (3.54%) Ant
9 20 (3.37%) Visual Studio
10 18 (3.03%) JBehave
11 13 (2.19%) Eclipse
11 13 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (2.02%) Artifactory
12 12 (2.02%) Gradle
12 12 (2.02%) Hudson
12 12 (2.02%) LoadRunner
12 12 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.68%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 117 (19.70%) Finance
2 106 (17.85%) Telecoms
3 55 (9.26%) Banking
4 39 (6.57%) Retail
5 38 (6.40%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.87%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.02%) Marketing
8 9 (1.52%) Electronics
9 7 (1.18%) Advertising
9 7 (1.18%) Back Office
9 7 (1.18%) International Banking
10 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (23.74%) Developer
2 78 (13.13%) Analyst
3 60 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 52 (8.75%) Team Leader
5 50 (8.42%) Test Engineer
6 49 (8.25%) DBA
7 47 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 47 (7.91%) Java Engineer
8 46 (7.74%) Oracle DBA
9 43 (7.24%) Applications Support
10 38 (6.40%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 37 (6.23%) Administrator
12 36 (6.06%) Support Analyst
13 33 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
14 32 (5.39%) Support Engineer
15 30 (5.05%) Senior Developer
15 30 (5.05%) Software Developer
16 28 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
17 26 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
17 26 (4.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.51%) HTML
2 102 (17.17%) J2EE
3 100 (16.84%) XML
4 76 (12.79%) CSS
5 72 (12.12%) Web Services
6 41 (6.90%) jQuery
7 40 (6.73%) Hibernate
8 39 (6.57%) AngularJS
9 35 (5.89%) .NET
10 32 (5.39%) HTML5
10 32 (5.39%) JMS
11 29 (4.88%) EJB
11 29 (4.88%) Spring
12 27 (4.55%) LAMP
13 26 (4.38%) JSP
14 24 (4.04%) REST
15 23 (3.87%) Java EE
15 23 (3.87%) JSF
16 22 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (3.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.78%) Digital Media
2 58 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.89%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.21%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.19%) Physics
8 12 (2.02%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.85%) SWIFT
10 10 (1.68%) EPoS
11 8 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.18%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.01%) Internet of Things
13 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.67%) Cybercrime
14 4 (0.67%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 325 (54.71%) Linux
2 215 (36.20%) Windows
3 50 (8.42%) Windows Server
4 34 (5.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 26 (4.38%) Android
7 22 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.53%) AIX
9 15 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.53%) Windows 10
9 15 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 15 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.85%) Windows Vista
11 10 (1.68%) Solaris
12 3 (0.51%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.34%) Debian
13 2 (0.34%) OS/400
13 2 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (28.96%) Software Engineering
2 143 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (14.14%) OO
4 77 (12.96%) Scrum
5 56 (9.43%) ITIL
6 55 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
6 55 (9.26%) SDLC
7 50 (8.42%) Configuration Management
8 46 (7.74%) Open Source
9 45 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (7.07%) TDD
11 41 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
12 40 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 39 (6.57%) Functional Testing
13 39 (6.57%) Software Testing
14 38 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
15 37 (6.23%) SOA
16 33 (5.56%) OOP
17 31 (5.22%) Non-Functional Testing
18 30 (5.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (43.60%) Java
2 200 (33.67%) SQL
3 116 (19.53%) C++
4 105 (17.68%) JavaScript
5 98 (16.50%) Shell Script
6 80 (13.47%) C#
7 75 (12.63%) PHP
8 71 (11.95%) Python
9 55 (9.26%) VB
10 54 (9.09%) C
11 37 (6.23%) Perl
12 36 (6.06%) Ruby
13 23 (3.87%) PL/SQL
14 21 (3.54%) Bash Shell
15 19 (3.20%) PowerShell
16 13 (2.19%) Clojure
17 11 (1.85%) Scala
18 10 (1.68%) Go
18 10 (1.68%) Rust
19 7 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 130 (21.89%) Degree
2 114 (19.19%) Security Cleared
3 68 (11.45%) DV Cleared
4 50 (8.42%) SC Cleared
5 43 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (6.40%) ISEB
7 29 (4.88%) MCSD
7 29 (4.88%) MCSE
8 17 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (2.36%) A+ Certification
9 14 (2.36%) MCSA
9 14 (2.36%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (2.02%) CISSP
10 12 (2.02%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.85%) PhD
12 10 (1.68%) CCENT
13 8 (1.35%) CREST Certified
14 7 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.18%) SANS
15 6 (1.01%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.10%) QA
2 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.18%) ISO15022
3 7 (1.18%) ISO20022
4 5 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (7.07%) Oracle RAC
3 23 (3.87%) Xen
4 22 (3.70%) vSphere
5 15 (2.53%) Active Directory
5 15 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.02%) Docker
7 10 (1.68%) XenServer
8 7 (1.18%) Snort
9 4 (0.67%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.51%) Samba
11 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 46 (7.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 45 (7.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 26 (4.38%) McAfee ePO
4 24 (4.04%) NetBackup
5 22 (3.70%) Data Guard
6 15 (2.53%) Puppet
7 13 (2.19%) Ansible
7 13 (2.19%) Tivoli
8 11 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (1.68%) Cobbler
9 10 (1.68%) Nagios
9 10 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.68%) Salt
9 10 (1.68%) Terraform
10 7 (1.18%) RSA enVision
11 4 (0.67%) CA Service Virtualization
11 4 (0.67%) nmon
12 2 (0.34%) SCCM
13 1 (0.17%) Check_MK
13 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 230 (38.72%) Oracle
2 97 (16.33%) VMware
3 75 (12.63%) Microsoft
4 44 (7.41%) Cisco
5 35 (5.89%) Sybase
6 28 (4.71%) HP
7 26 (4.38%) Intel Security
8 22 (3.70%) IBM
8 22 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.20%) Google
10 14 (2.36%) WatchGuard
11 13 (2.19%) NetApp
12 11 (1.85%) Green Hat
12 11 (1.85%) webMethods
13 10 (1.68%) EnterpriseDB
14 9 (1.52%) Citrix
14 9 (1.52%) SAP
15 8 (1.35%) BEA
15 8 (1.35%) Remedy
16 7 (1.18%) Splunk
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
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Redruth, Cornwall
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Stroud, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + excellent holiday
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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LV
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefit
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Poole
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
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