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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 68 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 54 51 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.91% 3.25% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.47% 14.87% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 102
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% -13.33%  
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £75,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 401 343 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 21.58% 21.89% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 715 647 1029
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -18.75%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £61,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Unix.

1 93 (87.74%) Linux
2 79 (74.53%) Windows
3 74 (69.81%) Java
4 48 (45.28%) Software Engineering
5 42 (39.62%) TCP/IP
6 41 (38.68%) SC Cleared
6 41 (38.68%) Security Cleared
7 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (36.79%) SIEM
9 38 (35.85%) Information Security
10 37 (34.91%) Network Monitoring
11 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (32.08%) GCIA
12 34 (32.08%) Internet
13 33 (31.13%) DV Cleared
14 32 (30.19%) .NET
15 30 (28.30%) SQL
15 30 (28.30%) Snort
15 30 (28.30%) Mentoring
16 29 (27.36%) Coaching
16 29 (27.36%) DevOps
16 29 (27.36%) SANS
16 29 (27.36%) Security Operations
16 29 (27.36%) GCIH
16 29 (27.36%) CISSP
17 27 (25.47%) Python
17 27 (25.47%) Oracle
18 26 (24.53%) Security Operations Centre
18 26 (24.53%) LogRhythm
18 26 (24.53%) ArcSight

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 10 (9.43%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.60%) JBoss
4 6 (5.66%) Apache
4 6 (5.66%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.72%) CloudStack
6 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.89%) IIS
8 2 (1.89%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.94%) Confluence
9 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.94%) nginx
9 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Maximo
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.83%) SaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) TCP/IP
2 34 (32.08%) Internet
3 21 (19.81%) Firewall
4 18 (16.98%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.89%) DNS
6 1 (0.94%) DHCP
6 1 (0.94%) HTTP
6 1 (0.94%) NAS
6 1 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.94%) SAN
6 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.77%) DB2
4 3 (2.83%) GIS
4 3 (2.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
1 15 (14.15%) Selenium
2 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.26%) Appium
3 13 (12.26%) Calabash
3 13 (12.26%) JMeter
3 13 (12.26%) WebDriver
4 12 (11.32%) TeamCity
5 9 (8.49%) PROIV
5 9 (8.49%) Subversion
6 7 (6.60%) Maven
7 6 (5.66%) JIRA
8 5 (4.72%) JUnit
9 4 (3.77%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.77%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.83%) TestNG
11 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.94%) Burp Suite
12 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Banking
2 4 (3.77%) Private Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) Analyst
2 29 (27.36%) SOC Analyst
3 24 (22.64%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Tester
5 14 (13.21%) Automation Tester
5 14 (13.21%) Technical Tester
6 9 (8.49%) Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Unix Support
8 5 (4.72%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.77%) Graduate
9 4 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) .NET
2 18 (16.98%) REST
2 18 (16.98%) Web Services
3 13 (12.26%) HTML
4 9 (8.49%) CSS
5 8 (7.55%) J2EE
6 6 (5.66%) Spring
7 5 (4.72%) SOAP
7 5 (4.72%) XML
8 4 (3.77%) CSS3
8 4 (3.77%) HTML5
8 4 (3.77%) JMS
8 4 (3.77%) Middleware
9 3 (2.83%) LAMP
10 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.89%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.89%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.94%) Akka
11 1 (0.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (12.26%) Client/Server
3 12 (11.32%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.77%) User Experience
8 3 (2.83%) Clustering
9 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.94%) Fintech
10 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (87.74%) Linux
2 79 (74.53%) Windows
3 18 (16.98%) Solaris
4 14 (13.21%) AIX
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.72%) HPUX
8 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.89%) SUSE
11 1 (0.94%) CentOS
11 1 (0.94%) Debian
11 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.28%) Software Engineering
2 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (36.79%) SIEM
4 38 (35.85%) Information Security
5 37 (34.91%) Network Monitoring
6 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (28.30%) Mentoring
8 29 (27.36%) Coaching
8 29 (27.36%) DevOps
8 29 (27.36%) Security Operations
9 24 (22.64%) ITIL
10 20 (18.87%) Open Source
11 18 (16.98%) Test Automation
12 17 (16.04%) Security Architecture
13 15 (14.15%) Service Management
14 13 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (12.26%) ITSM
14 13 (12.26%) Scrum
15 12 (11.32%) High Availability
15 12 (11.32%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (69.81%) Java
2 30 (28.30%) SQL
3 27 (25.47%) Python
4 24 (22.64%) Ruby
5 18 (16.98%) C#
6 10 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.49%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.77%) Perl
9 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.83%) C
11 2 (1.89%) C-shell
11 2 (1.89%) Korn
12 1 (0.94%) AWK
12 1 (0.94%) C++
12 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.94%) PHP
12 1 (0.94%) Scala
12 1 (0.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 41 (38.68%) SC Cleared
1 41 (38.68%) Security Cleared
2 34 (32.08%) GCIA
3 33 (31.13%) DV Cleared
4 29 (27.36%) CISSP
4 29 (27.36%) GCIH
4 29 (27.36%) SANS
5 18 (16.98%) GIAC
6 14 (13.21%) Degree
7 12 (11.32%) CREST Certified
8 6 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.83%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.94%) OSCE
10 1 (0.94%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.04%) QA
2 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.94%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (28.30%) Snort
2 6 (5.66%) vSphere
3 5 (4.72%) Xen
3 5 (4.72%) XenServer
4 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.77%) Docker
5 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.83%) MetaFrame
5 3 (2.83%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.89%) KVM
6 2 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.94%) LXC
7 1 (0.94%) NFS
7 1 (0.94%) Samba
7 1 (0.94%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) Nmap
2 15 (14.15%) Puppet
3 14 (13.21%) Ansible
3 14 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.55%) Cobbler
4 8 (7.55%) RSA enVision
4 8 (7.55%) Terraform
4 8 (7.55%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.83%) Salt
6 2 (1.89%) Nessus
6 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.94%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.94%) Nagios
7 1 (0.94%) SCCM
7 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (25.47%) Oracle
2 26 (24.53%) ArcSight
2 26 (24.53%) LogRhythm
3 18 (16.98%) FireEye
4 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.38%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.66%) Splunk
6 6 (5.66%) Sun
7 5 (4.72%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (3.77%) VMware
9 3 (2.83%) Actuate
9 3 (2.83%) BEA
9 3 (2.83%) Cisco
9 3 (2.83%) Citrix
9 3 (2.83%) IBM
9 3 (2.83%) Veritas
9 3 (2.83%) webMethods
10 2 (1.89%) McAfee
10 2 (1.89%) PlateSpin
10 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
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