Unix Jobs in the South West

Unix
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 186 116 175
Rank change year-on-year -70 +59 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 83 199 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 2.70% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.24% 14.42% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 93
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,100 £27,950
25th Percentile £42,906 £37,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,125 £65,720
90th Percentile £91,934 £77,250 £73,675
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% -

All Operating Systems
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,330 1,380 1,644
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 18.98% 18.73% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 845 1,050
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,750 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +0.96% +4.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in the South West

Unix
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in the South West.

Salary trend for Unix in the South West

Unix
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in the South West over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Unix in the South West

Unix
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -22 32 £75,669 +37.58% 5
Gloucestershire -37 26 £52,500 -10.64% 1
Wiltshire -13 12 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Devon +11 8 - - 3
Dorset -2 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Unix
England

Unix
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.84%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.61%) Captiva
3 3 (3.61%) FileNet
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (38.55%) AWS
2 18 (21.69%) Azure
3 15 (18.07%) OpenShift
4 10 (12.05%) GCP
5 4 (4.82%) IaaS
5 4 (4.82%) PaaS
5 4 (4.82%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) GitHub
7 2 (2.41%) Apigee
7 2 (2.41%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 1 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.20%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) WAN
2 10 (12.05%) Internet
3 8 (9.64%) 5G
3 8 (9.64%) SD-WAN
4 7 (8.43%) Firewall
5 6 (7.23%) LAN
6 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.82%) Wireless
7 4 (4.82%) Wireless Security
8 2 (2.41%) IPv4
8 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.20%) Network Security
9 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.02%) Data Lake
3 5 (6.02%) Data Mart
3 5 (6.02%) MySQL
4 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.20%) Power BI
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Git
2 16 (19.28%) JIRA
3 8 (9.64%) LabVIEW
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (6.02%) JUnit
5 4 (4.82%) Burp Suite
5 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.82%) Maven
5 4 (4.82%) Metasploit
6 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.20%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.20%) RStudio
7 1 (1.20%) Selenium
7 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 21 (25.30%) Social Skills
3 17 (20.48%) Banking
4 16 (19.28%) Retail
5 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (14.46%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (9.64%) Aerospace
8 6 (7.23%) Games
9 5 (6.02%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (6.02%) Retail Finance
10 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Administrator
2 13 (15.66%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (15.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.84%) Unix Administrator
3 9 (10.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.64%) Graduate
4 8 (9.64%) Product Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) RF Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.64%) Verification Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) IT Support
7 5 (6.02%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Business Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Spring Boot
2 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.82%) OpenID
3 3 (3.61%) JSON
3 3 (3.61%) RESTful
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) Kafka
4 2 (2.41%) LDAP
4 2 (2.41%) SAML
4 2 (2.41%) Spring
5 1 (1.20%) .NET
5 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.20%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (1.20%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) Next.js
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Nuxt
5 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.20%) React
5 1 (1.20%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (12.05%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.64%) GNSS
4 5 (6.02%) Mainframe
4 5 (6.02%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.82%) Blockchain
5 4 (4.82%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.61%) DataPower
6 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Security Posture
8 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.20%) Digital Currency
8 1 (1.20%) Onboarding
8 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (55.42%) Linux
2 38 (45.78%) Windows
3 15 (18.07%) CoreOS
3 15 (18.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (16.87%) CentOS
5 6 (7.23%) Solaris
6 5 (6.02%) AIX
6 5 (6.02%) Debian
6 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.82%) Kali Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.20%) VMS
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (25.30%) Agile
3 20 (24.10%) DevOps
4 19 (22.89%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (19.28%) ITIL
6 15 (18.07%) Change Management
7 14 (16.87%) Time Management
8 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
8 11 (13.25%) Microservices
8 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.64%) Analytics
10 8 (9.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (9.64%) B2B
10 8 (9.64%) Collaborative Culture
10 8 (9.64%) Incident Response
10 8 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (9.64%) Test Assurance
11 7 (8.43%) Customer Service
11 7 (8.43%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) Python
2 27 (32.53%) Bash
3 25 (30.12%) SQL
4 18 (21.69%) Java
5 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.64%) MATLAB
7 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.02%) C#
9 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.20%) C
11 1 (1.20%) R
11 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Degree
1 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.64%) HND
5 5 (6.02%) CISM
5 5 (6.02%) CISSP
5 5 (6.02%) SSCP
6 4 (4.82%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (4.82%) CREST Certified
6 4 (4.82%) OSCP
7 3 (3.61%) AWS Certification
7 3 (3.61%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.61%) CCNA
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.61%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
2 8 (9.64%) GDPR
3 7 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.41%) QA
5 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.61%) KVM
4 2 (2.41%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Ansible
1 16 (19.28%) Puppet
2 6 (7.23%) Progress Chef
3 5 (6.02%) Kubernetes
3 5 (6.02%) Opsgenie
4 4 (4.82%) Nmap
5 3 (3.61%) Terraform
6 2 (2.41%) Istio
7 1 (1.20%) CA Endevor
7 1 (1.20%) SCCM
7 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
3 10 (12.05%) AppDynamics
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle
4 9 (10.84%) Citrix
5 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco
6 3 (3.61%) IBM
6 3 (3.61%) Kofax
6 3 (3.61%) Pega
6 3 (3.61%) SAP
7 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.41%) Google
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.20%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.20%) Apple
8 1 (1.20%) Databricks
8 1 (1.20%) Veeam