The table below looks at the statistics for Bourne shell skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bourne shell over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bourne shell
Rank 839 804 840
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +36
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 54 73 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.069% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 49
Average salary £48,250 £43,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.91% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+32.05% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58663 55981 62708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.08% 52.71% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49173 48137 55014
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Bourne shell
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bourne shell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bourne shell
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK.

Bourne shell Salary Trend in the UK

Bourne shell
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bourne shell over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Bourne shell Salary Histogram in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 51 £49,000 +12.64% 10
London -2 22 £44,750 -0.55% 6
East of England -30 15 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -17 12 £44,000 -12.00% 2
South East -29 12 £70,000 +86.66% 2
Cambridge -18 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey +4 10 £70,000 +83.00% 1
City of London +2 6 £63,750 +27.50% 6
Camberley - 6 £70,000 -
Scotland -7 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Glasgow -11 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Hertfordshire - 3 £51,500 -
North West - 2 £28,625 -
Berkshire -2 1 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Basingstoke -3 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Hampshire -20 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £28,625 -
Bracknell - 1 £35,000 -
Chester - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £28,625 -

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bourne shell.

1 72 (83.72%) Linux
1 72 (83.72%) Shell Script
2 69 (80.23%) UNIX
3 65 (75.58%) Perl
4 41 (47.67%) Python
5 35 (40.70%) Red Hat
6 34 (39.53%) SQL
7 32 (37.21%) AWK
7 32 (37.21%) Korn
8 27 (31.40%) Oracle
8 27 (31.40%) sed
9 25 (29.07%) Solaris
9 25 (29.07%) SAN
10 24 (27.91%) TCP/IP
10 24 (27.91%) Windows
11 23 (26.74%) Clustering
12 22 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (24.42%) Finance
13 21 (24.42%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (23.26%) E-Commerce
15 18 (20.93%) EMC
15 18 (20.93%) CentOS
15 18 (20.93%) Bash Shell
16 17 (19.77%) Degree
16 17 (19.77%) Sun
16 17 (19.77%) Java
17 16 (18.60%) C
17 16 (18.60%) MySQL
17 16 (18.60%) Veritas
18 15 (17.44%) AIX

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bourne shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.49%) Apache
2 3 (3.49%) GlassFish
2 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) SAN
2 24 (27.91%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.12%) SSH
4 10 (11.63%) DHCP
4 10 (11.63%) Ethernet
4 10 (11.63%) Ethereal
4 10 (11.63%) Wireshark
4 10 (11.63%) tcpdump
5 8 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.49%) Internet
6 3 (3.49%) LDAP
6 3 (3.49%) DNS
7 2 (2.33%) NAS
8 1 (1.16%) Intranet
8 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle Database
3 13 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.30%) Big Data
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) QlikView
7 2 (2.33%) OLTP
7 2 (2.33%) VLDB
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.16%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) Ant
2 3 (3.49%) JUnit
2 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) WebObjects
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Financial Institution
3 10 (11.63%) Banking
4 8 (9.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Administrator
2 29 (33.72%) Systems Administrator
3 28 (32.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 28 (32.56%) UNIX Administrator
4 14 (16.28%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (16.28%) DBA
5 13 (15.12%) Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Customer Support Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) UNIX Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Customer Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) Developer
8 5 (5.81%) UNIX Support
9 4 (4.65%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) XML
1 9 (10.47%) .NET
2 6 (6.98%) HTML
2 6 (6.98%) Web Services
3 5 (5.81%) SOAP
4 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.49%) CSS
5 3 (3.49%) XSL
5 3 (3.49%) EDI
5 3 (3.49%) WCF
6 2 (2.33%) jQuery
6 2 (2.33%) JSON
6 2 (2.33%) Servlets
7 1 (1.16%) Middleware
7 1 (1.16%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Clustering
2 14 (16.28%) Firmware
3 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.81%) Replication
5 3 (3.49%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 72 (83.72%) Linux
2 69 (80.23%) UNIX
3 25 (29.07%) Solaris
4 24 (27.91%) Windows
5 18 (20.93%) CentOS
6 15 (17.44%) AIX
7 14 (16.28%) SUSE
7 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (15.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (11.63%) Fedora
10 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.16%) Debian
11 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (24.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (23.26%) E-Commerce
4 15 (17.44%) Problem Management
5 14 (16.28%) Performance Management
5 14 (16.28%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.63%) Network Architecture
7 9 (10.47%) Analytics
7 9 (10.47%) Video Analytics
7 9 (10.47%) Server Monitoring
8 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.81%) Change Management
9 5 (5.81%) OO
10 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.49%) ERP
11 3 (3.49%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.33%) DevOps
12 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
12 2 (2.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 72 (83.72%) Shell Script
2 65 (75.58%) Perl
3 41 (47.67%) Python
4 34 (39.53%) SQL
5 32 (37.21%) AWK
5 32 (37.21%) Korn
6 27 (31.40%) sed
7 18 (20.93%) Bash Shell
8 17 (19.77%) Java
9 16 (18.60%) C
10 9 (10.47%) C#
11 8 (9.30%) C++
12 6 (6.98%) C-shell
13 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
14 4 (4.65%) VB
14 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
15 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
15 3 (3.49%) PHP
16 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
17 1 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.16%) MCSD
4 1 (1.16%) HND
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (13.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (10.47%) Veritas File System
4 6 (6.98%) Sendmail
4 6 (6.98%) vSphere
4 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.98%) Samba
5 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Data Guard
1 14 (16.28%) HP SIM
2 11 (12.79%) NetBackup
3 10 (11.63%) YUM
4 9 (10.47%) Legato
5 4 (4.65%) Puppet
6 3 (3.49%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Red Hat
2 27 (31.40%) Oracle
3 18 (20.93%) EMC
4 17 (19.77%) Sun
5 16 (18.60%) Veritas
6 13 (15.12%) HP
7 10 (11.63%) IBM
8 8 (9.30%) CA
9 6 (6.98%) VMware
10 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.65%) Compaq
12 3 (3.49%) JBoss
12 3 (3.49%) Cisco
12 3 (3.49%) BMC
12 3 (3.49%) DevExpress
13 1 (1.16%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.16%) Avaya
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