Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 83 36
Rank change year-on-year +28 -47 +32
Permanent jobs citing Unix 35 36 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.55% 2.72% 6.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.41% 11.88% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 73
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +25.93%
10th Percentile £22,600 £17,500 £25,798
90th Percentile £53,000 £43,750 £61,250
South West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 261 303 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.47% 22.87% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 201 261 323
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,750 £22,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Somerset over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Bridgwater - 20 £50,000 - 5
Bath -6 9 £50,000 +17.65%
Taunton - 5 - -
Yeovil -7 1 £23,500 +4.44%
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) Retail
3 21 (60.00%) Open Source
4 20 (57.14%) PHP
4 20 (57.14%) MySQL
5 19 (54.29%) jQuery
6 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
6 16 (45.71%) Python
7 14 (40.00%) Project Management
7 14 (40.00%) Internet
7 14 (40.00%) Workflow
7 14 (40.00%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) Time Management
7 14 (40.00%) Ruby
7 14 (40.00%) PHPUnit
7 14 (40.00%) Laravel
7 14 (40.00%) REST
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
9 10 (28.57%) OO
10 9 (25.71%) Apache
10 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
10 9 (25.71%) Puppet
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) ITIL
11 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (17.14%) Web Services
12 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco
12 6 (17.14%) CCNA

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 9 (25.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) IPv4
2 1 (2.86%) IPv6
2 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (2.86%) SSH
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) MySQL
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (40.00%) PHPUnit
3 5 (14.29%) JSUnit
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (65.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Backend Developer
2 14 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) IT Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Web Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) jQuery
2 14 (40.00%) CSS
2 14 (40.00%) Laravel
2 14 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) LAMP
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 5 (14.29%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
4 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) HTML5
4 5 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Debian
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Open Source
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) Time Management
2 14 (40.00%) Workflow
3 10 (28.57%) OO
4 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 5 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) SDLC
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) PHP
2 16 (45.71%) Python
3 14 (40.00%) Ruby
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) CCNA
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.14%) CISSP
1 6 (17.14%) LPIC
1 6 (17.14%) SSCP
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCDST
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Cacti
2 6 (17.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) Syncsort
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) ATG
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle