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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 40 49
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 12 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.90% 4.97% 4.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 16.76% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 13
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% +19.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 136 185 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 21.59% 29.65% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 127 178 122
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 7 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Yeovil +4 1 £22,500 -
Portishead - 1 £39,500 -
Bruton - 1 £20,000 -
Unix
South West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) Nagios
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) SNMP
6 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) JUnit
6 4 (15.38%) VB
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
6 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
6 4 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Compuware
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) OpenView

Unix
Top Related 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 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) SNMP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) PSTN
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) VPLS
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 4 (15.38%) JBehave
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Network Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (15.38%) IT Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) Symfony
2 2 (7.69%) WebSockets
3 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) e-Health
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Scrum
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) QA Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Structured Programming
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) VB
6 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) Jython
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.85%) CCENT
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) Samba
1 4 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (15.38%) OpenView
2 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 4 (15.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Check_MK
3 1 (3.85%) Grafana
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.85%) Pingdom
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) BMC
2 4 (15.38%) Brocade
2 4 (15.38%) CA
2 4 (15.38%) Compuware
2 4 (15.38%) Dynatrace
2 4 (15.38%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Nimsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) ATG
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Infobright
4 1 (3.85%) New Relic
4 1 (3.85%) PagerDuty
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
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