Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Dorset
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 83 85
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Unix 15 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.28% 1.84% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.30% 6.85% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 17
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -48.57% +94.44%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £55,000 £93,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% -1.16% +1.18%

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 349 321 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.80% 26.82% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 289 284 293
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,325 £18,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 -7 10 £45,000 -
Bournemouth -4 2 £80,000 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 9 (60.00%) Degree
6 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (53.33%) OOP
6 8 (53.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) C
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (26.67%) Python
8 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) Component Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle
9 2 (13.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (13.33%) User Experience
9 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.67%) Telecoms

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:

General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Python Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Component Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle