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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 35 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 27 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.81% 6.81% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.07% 27.11% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 12
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

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 168 166 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.70% 25.11% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 139 187
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 22 June 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 22 June 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 0 24 £42,500 -29.16%
Clevedon - 1 £26,500 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) QA
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle
4 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 13 (33.33%) JUnit
6 13 (33.33%) Solaris
6 13 (33.33%) OO
6 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (33.33%) Scrum
6 13 (33.33%) Selenium
6 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 13 (33.33%) JBehave
6 13 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 13 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (33.33%) QA Automation
6 13 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Power BI
7 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
7 12 (30.77%) Data Management
7 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 12 (30.77%) QlikView
7 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 12 (30.77%) ETL
7 12 (30.77%) OLAP
7 12 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.77%) Management Information System

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 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
1 3 (7.69%) PSTN
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) IPv4
3 1 (2.56%) IPv6
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (30.77%) OLAP
3 12 (30.77%) Power BI
3 12 (30.77%) QlikView
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 13 (33.33%) JBehave
1 13 (33.33%) JUnit
1 13 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Administrator
1 14 (35.90%) DBA
2 13 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.56%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) LAMP
2 2 (5.13%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Solaris
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 13 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (33.33%) QA Automation
2 13 (33.33%) Scrum
2 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 12 (30.77%) Data Management
3 12 (30.77%) ETL
4 4 (10.26%) SDLC
5 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) High Availability
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) Jython
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CCNA
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (64.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
1 2 (5.13%) Check_MK
1 2 (5.13%) Grafana
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
1 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.13%) Pingdom
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Infobright
4 2 (5.13%) New Relic
4 2 (5.13%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.56%) ATG
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco