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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bourne shell
Rank 825 804 822
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 54 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.066% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.12% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 45
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%

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
53094 55281 60743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.38% 53.28% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45600 46454 53396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Bourne shell Salary Histogram in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 16 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 27 January 2015. 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
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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 -18 45 £52,000 +12.43% 6
London +19 30 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Gloucester +13 7 £42,500 +1.19%
Gloucestershire -6 7 £42,500 +1.19%
South West -11 7 £42,500 +1.19%
City of London - 5 £60,750 -
East Midlands +25 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Leicester - 4 £40,000 - 1
East of England -10 3 £27,500 - 4
Ipswich - 3 £27,500 - 3
Suffolk - 3 £27,500 - 3
Basingstoke -8 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire -27 1 £37,500 +4.16%
South East -51 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -

Bourne shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 78 (89.66%) Perl
2 65 (74.71%) Linux
3 60 (68.97%) UNIX
4 47 (54.02%) Oracle
5 46 (52.87%) Shell Script
6 39 (44.83%) Windows
6 39 (44.83%) Bash Shell
7 35 (40.23%) Solaris
8 32 (36.78%) AWK
9 27 (31.03%) SQL
10 26 (29.89%) Python
11 25 (28.74%) Red Hat
12 24 (27.59%) Finance
13 23 (26.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (25.29%) Puppet
14 22 (25.29%) Veritas
15 21 (24.14%) yum
16 20 (22.99%) Clustering
16 20 (22.99%) DHCP
17 19 (21.84%) LDAP
17 19 (21.84%) SAN
17 19 (21.84%) Nagios
18 18 (20.69%) NetBackup
18 18 (20.69%) Change Management
18 18 (20.69%) HP
18 18 (20.69%) Korn
19 17 (19.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
19 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
20 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003

Bourne shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.64%) GlassFish
3 7 (8.05%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) Kentico
5 3 (3.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) DHCP
2 19 (21.84%) LDAP
2 19 (21.84%) SAN
3 15 (17.24%) DNS
4 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.79%) Internet
6 10 (11.49%) SMTP
7 8 (9.20%) Firewall
8 7 (8.05%) Ethernet
8 7 (8.05%) HTTP
8 7 (8.05%) Kerberos
8 7 (8.05%) SNMP
9 3 (3.45%) SMPP
10 1 (1.15%) LAN
10 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
2 14 (16.09%) MySQL
3 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.15%) OLTP
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.15%) VLDB
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
1 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.60%) CruiseControl
1 4 (4.60%) Mercurial
1 4 (4.60%) Bazaar
1 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.15%) Ant
4 1 (1.15%) JUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.59%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Financial Institution
3 9 (10.34%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 17 (19.54%) Administrator
3 17 (19.54%) UNIX Engineer
4 15 (17.24%) UNIX Administrator
5 14 (16.09%) DBA
6 13 (14.94%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (13.79%) UNIX Support
8 11 (12.64%) Applications Support
8 11 (12.64%) Applications Support Engineer
9 10 (11.49%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 9 (10.34%) Analyst
11 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
11 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
11 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
11 7 (8.05%) UNIX Support Engineer
12 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
13 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
13 5 (5.75%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) HTML
2 10 (11.49%) .NET
3 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.60%) CSS
5 3 (3.45%) J2ME
5 3 (3.45%) CGI
5 3 (3.45%) Regular Expression
5 3 (3.45%) Sass
6 2 (2.30%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (2.30%) SOAP
6 2 (2.30%) Web Services
6 2 (2.30%) jQuery
7 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.15%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.15%) XML
7 1 (1.15%) XHTML
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.15%) Middleware
7 1 (1.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Clustering
2 12 (13.79%) Open Source
3 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) Equities
6 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (74.71%) Linux
2 60 (68.97%) UNIX
3 39 (44.83%) Windows
4 35 (40.23%) Solaris
5 23 (26.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (17.24%) SUSE
7 15 (17.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (10.34%) AIX
9 4 (4.60%) Android
9 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Change Management
2 17 (19.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 15 (17.24%) Performance Management
4 14 (16.09%) Problem Management
4 14 (16.09%) Incident Management
4 14 (16.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (14.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (14.94%) Capacity Management
6 12 (13.79%) Kernel Tuning
7 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (11.49%) Release Management
7 10 (11.49%) Load Balancing
7 10 (11.49%) TDD
8 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.34%) Web Development
9 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.05%) Software Deployment
10 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (89.66%) Perl
2 46 (52.87%) Shell Script
3 39 (44.83%) Bash Shell
4 32 (36.78%) AWK
5 27 (31.03%) SQL
6 26 (29.89%) Python
7 18 (20.69%) Korn
8 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 15 (17.24%) sed
9 13 (14.94%) Java
10 12 (13.79%) PHP
11 7 (8.05%) C#
12 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.15%) VB
14 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.15%) C
14 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.15%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.94%) RHCE
3 11 (12.64%) Degree
4 8 (9.20%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 6 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) NFS
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (14.94%) Firmware
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (9.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.05%) qmail
4 7 (8.05%) Veritas File System
5 6 (6.90%) Sendmail
5 6 (6.90%) Samba
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (25.29%) Puppet
2 21 (24.14%) yum
3 19 (21.84%) Nagios
4 18 (20.69%) NetBackup
5 13 (14.94%) Data Guard
5 13 (14.94%) HP SIM
6 7 (8.05%) Zenoss
6 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.90%) Legato
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) Oracle
2 25 (28.74%) Red Hat
3 22 (25.29%) Veritas
4 18 (20.69%) HP
5 14 (16.09%) NetApp
6 11 (12.64%) CA
7 10 (11.49%) Brocade
8 8 (9.20%) EMC
9 7 (8.05%) Sun
9 7 (8.05%) IBM
10 5 (5.75%) Sybase
11 2 (2.30%) Symantec
11 2 (2.30%) VMware
12 1 (1.15%) Altiris
12 1 (1.15%) Google
12 1 (1.15%) Citrix
12 1 (1.15%) SAP
12 1 (1.15%) Cisco
12 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.15%) Compaq
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Circa £40K + Bens
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