Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 87 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 -24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 27 18 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.39% 1.66% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.88% 6.00% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 12
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +4.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £32,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £93,750 £61,400
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 304 300 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 26.86% 27.68% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 264 287 389
Dorset median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Dorset

Unix
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Unix in Dorset

Unix
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Dorset

Unix
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +3 20 £45,000 -10.00%
Weymouth - 2 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
4 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 12 (44.44%) OOP
4 12 (44.44%) OO
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) C++
6 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
8 6 (22.22%) Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (18.52%) Retail
10 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (11.11%) QA
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
12 2 (7.41%) Line Management
12 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
12 2 (7.41%) Coaching
12 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (7.41%) SDLC
12 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
12 2 (7.41%) System Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
12 2 (7.41%) Waterfall

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) DataStage
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) OLAP
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Specialist
4 5 (18.52%) Support Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Unix Support
6 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OO
1 12 (44.44%) OOP
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) System Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Netezza
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) CA