Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 58 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 17 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.24% 3.48% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.99% 13.89% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 34
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.04% -13.22%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £25,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.03% +5.29% -

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 189 216 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.87% 25.06% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 159 181 237
Somerset median annual salary £38,187 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.53% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 -5 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bath -1 2 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Yeovil -2 1 - - 1
Street - 1 £130,000 -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (70.59%) Apache Solr
3 12 (70.59%) Retail
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Time Management
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 12 (70.59%) MongoDB
3 12 (70.59%) NoSQL
3 12 (70.59%) Laravel
3 12 (70.59%) React
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) PHP
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) MySQL
3 12 (70.59%) EPoS
3 12 (70.59%) Extranet
3 12 (70.59%) Project Management
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Vue.js
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) AWS
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes

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 (70.59%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.88%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Extranet
2 1 (5.88%) DSL
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MongoDB
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
1 12 (70.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) PHP Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Laravel
1 12 (70.59%) React
1 12 (70.59%) Vue.js
2 1 (5.88%) Keras
2 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.88%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Debian
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Fedora
3 1 (5.88%) Gentoo
3 1 (5.88%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (5.88%) openSUSE
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Slackware
3 1 (5.88%) SUSE
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Project Management
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
2 12 (70.59%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Science
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Fintech
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) PHP
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Go
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle