Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 45 29
Rank change year-on-year -49 -16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 43 129 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.74% 5.96% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.00% 17.02% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 103 123
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £35,700 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £60,000 £56,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 478 758 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.45% 35.03% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 401 614 529
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,325
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.23% +6.64%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Gloucestershire

Unix
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Gloucester -20 11 £42,500 - 4
Cheltenham -17 8 £47,500 -
Cirencester - 7 £55,000 -
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
3 22 (51.16%) Python
3 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (44.19%) C++
4 19 (44.19%) Windows
5 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
6 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
7 15 (34.88%) C#
7 15 (34.88%) SQL
8 14 (32.56%) J2EE
9 13 (30.23%) Selenium
9 13 (30.23%) Ruby
10 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
10 12 (27.91%) Cucumber
10 12 (27.91%) XML
10 12 (27.91%) HP
11 11 (25.58%) HTTP
11 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
11 11 (25.58%) SOAP
11 11 (25.58%) HTML
11 11 (25.58%) TDD
11 11 (25.58%) REST
11 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
12 10 (23.26%) JIRA
12 10 (23.26%) jQuery
12 10 (23.26%) Finance

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 8 (18.60%) IIS
3 7 (16.28%) JBoss
4 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
5 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.65%) Mule
7 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) HTTP
2 10 (23.26%) DHCP
3 7 (16.28%) Firewall
4 6 (13.95%) Internet
4 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.63%) DNS
5 5 (11.63%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) BGP
6 4 (9.30%) FTP
6 4 (9.30%) HSRP
6 4 (9.30%) HTTPS
6 4 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (9.30%) OSPF
6 4 (9.30%) tcpdump
6 4 (9.30%) Telnet
6 4 (9.30%) VLAN
6 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.65%) FCoE
7 2 (4.65%) SNMP
8 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) OrientDB
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Selenium
2 12 (27.91%) Cucumber
3 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.26%) JIRA
4 9 (20.93%) JUnit
5 7 (16.28%) Ant
5 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
5 7 (16.28%) HP UFT
5 7 (16.28%) Maven
5 7 (16.28%) SoapUI
5 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
6 4 (9.30%) LoadRunner
7 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.98%) JMeter
8 2 (4.65%) Redmine
8 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.33%) Hudson
9 1 (2.33%) PyUnit
9 1 (2.33%) RSpec
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Electronics
2 7 (16.28%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Military
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Developer
1 7 (16.28%) Test Automation Manager
1 7 (16.28%) Test Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Test Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
5 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) J2EE
2 12 (27.91%) XML
3 11 (25.58%) HTML
3 11 (25.58%) REST
3 11 (25.58%) SOAP
4 10 (23.26%) CSS
4 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 9 (20.93%) Gherkin
6 7 (16.28%) .NET
7 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) STL
10 2 (4.65%) CSS3
10 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.65%) HTML5
10 2 (4.65%) Java EE
10 2 (4.65%) Laravel
10 2 (4.65%) Spring
10 2 (4.65%) Symfony
10 2 (4.65%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.33%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Windows
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.60%) Solaris
5 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Android
6 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.65%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) HPUX
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
3 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (25.58%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.60%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
8 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) Innovation Management
9 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (11.63%) Time Management
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Data Security
10 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 22 (51.16%) Python
3 19 (44.19%) C++
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (34.88%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) Groovy
6 7 (16.28%) Jython
6 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 7 (16.28%) VBScript
7 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
7 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 6 (13.95%) VB
8 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
8 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.98%) C
10 2 (4.65%) Korn
10 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (37.21%) DV Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) ISEB
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) CCNA
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.98%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (4.65%) GIAC
6 2 (4.65%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.65%) SANS
6 2 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (4.65%) SSCP
7 1 (2.33%) MCTS
7 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
1 2 (4.65%) NFS
1 2 (4.65%) Samba
1 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (9.30%) Nessus
2 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (6.98%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) OpenView
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) HP
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) CA
3 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.28%) SAP
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.30%) Xerox
7 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
7 3 (6.98%) webMethods
8 2 (4.65%) EMC
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp
8 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.65%) Zend
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam