Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 65 123 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.45% 3.41% 3.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.21% 14.66% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 55 84 96
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57% -1.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £56,750 £65,625
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +13.10% +3.07% -4.12%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 580 839 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.90% 23.28% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 514 663 784
Bristol median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% - +12.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +8.11%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bristol

Unix
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Bristol.

Salary trend for Unix in Bristol

Unix
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Unix in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Unix.

1 56 (86.15%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) Python
4 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
5 19 (29.23%) Finance
6 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
6 17 (26.15%) Windows
6 17 (26.15%) Bash Shell
7 15 (23.08%) SQL
8 14 (21.54%) Solaris
8 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
8 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
8 14 (21.54%) Fintech
9 13 (20.00%) React
9 13 (20.00%) CentOS
9 13 (20.00%) MySQL
9 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.00%) Scrum
10 12 (18.46%) Retail
10 12 (18.46%) Korn
10 12 (18.46%) Perl
10 12 (18.46%) PHP
10 12 (18.46%) C++
10 12 (18.46%) Apache
10 12 (18.46%) Project Management
10 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
10 12 (18.46%) Laravel
10 12 (18.46%) Public Sector
11 11 (16.92%) NoSQL

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (18.46%) Apache
2 9 (13.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Extranet
2 5 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (6.15%) DHCP
3 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) Sourcefire
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) VLAN
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) MySQL
2 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
3 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (18.46%) Public Sector
3 12 (18.46%) Retail
4 11 (16.92%) Electronics
5 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
5 9 (13.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
8 5 (7.69%) Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Unix Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Graduate
10 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.62%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (4.62%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.08%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) React
2 12 (18.46%) Laravel
3 9 (13.85%) Vue.js
4 7 (10.77%) Spring
5 4 (6.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) EPoS
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.54%) HACMP
4 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 56 (86.15%) Linux
2 17 (26.15%) Windows
3 14 (21.54%) Solaris
4 13 (20.00%) CentOS
5 4 (6.15%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.08%) AIX
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Debian
7 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.54%) Fintech
4 13 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (18.46%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.85%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (13.85%) MVC
7 9 (13.85%) Programme Management
7 9 (13.85%) Time Management
8 8 (12.31%) DevOps
8 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (9.23%) Information Architecture
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) OO
10 5 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) Python
2 19 (29.23%) Shell Script
3 17 (26.15%) Bash Shell
4 15 (23.08%) SQL
5 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.46%) C++
6 12 (18.46%) Korn
6 12 (18.46%) Perl
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
7 10 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.62%) C
10 1 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (1.54%) C-shell
10 1 (1.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) PhD
3 1 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Btrfs
2 1 (1.54%) Corosync
2 1 (1.54%) DRBD
2 1 (1.54%) Firmware
2 1 (1.54%) NFS
2 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Nessus
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.54%) Icinga
4 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.54%) Terraform
4 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Red Hat
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
3 4 (6.15%) McAfee
3 4 (6.15%) NetScout
3 4 (6.15%) NetWitness
3 4 (6.15%) Palo Alto
3 4 (6.15%) Splunk
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.54%) Sun
5 1 (1.54%) Veritas