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 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
England / South West
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 62 63
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 181 230 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.45% 4.36% 4.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.91% 16.62% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 189 212
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,179 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1301 1384 1765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.77% 26.23% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1200 1479
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Unix
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Unix in the South West

Unix
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in the South West over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

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 3 months to 26 May 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
Bristol -18 47 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Wiltshire +9 42 £36,000 +10.76% 4
Somerset -26 26 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Gloucestershire -33 26 £45,000 - 5
Cornwall +4 24 £46,500 +102.17% 1
Devon +5 12 £28,358 -24.38% 2
Dorset +2 4 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Unix
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Unix.

1 276 (75.82%) Linux
2 209 (57.42%) Java
3 138 (37.91%) SQL
4 136 (37.36%) Windows
5 128 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (31.32%) JavaScript
7 113 (31.04%) Oracle
8 106 (29.12%) Security Cleared
9 99 (27.20%) Software Engineering
10 92 (25.27%) HTML
11 88 (24.18%) Finance
12 83 (22.80%) Python
13 77 (21.15%) XML
14 69 (18.96%) MVC
15 68 (18.68%) OO
15 68 (18.68%) DV Cleared
16 64 (17.58%) SC Cleared
16 64 (17.58%) Degree
17 63 (17.31%) CSS
18 62 (17.03%) Web Services
19 60 (16.48%) Open Source
20 59 (16.21%) Subversion
21 57 (15.66%) PHP
22 56 (15.38%) C++
23 53 (14.56%) SQL Server
23 53 (14.56%) Jenkins
24 52 (14.29%) JBoss
25 50 (13.74%) Spring
25 50 (13.74%) Test Automation
25 50 (13.74%) SIEM

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 52 (14.29%) JBoss
2 48 (13.19%) WebLogic
3 45 (12.36%) Apache
3 45 (12.36%) WebSphere
4 24 (6.59%) Alfresco
4 24 (6.59%) Joomla!
5 23 (6.32%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.30%) Traefik
7 10 (2.75%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.47%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.92%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.10%) CloudStack
10 4 (1.10%) Confluence
10 4 (1.10%) IIS
11 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.82%) Mule
11 3 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (4.40%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.10%) Maximo
5 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.89%) GitHub
2 20 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.92%) SaaS
4 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.55%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.19%) Internet
2 46 (12.64%) TCP/IP
3 30 (8.24%) Firewall
4 25 (6.87%) Wireshark
5 15 (4.12%) DHCP
6 12 (3.30%) DNS
6 12 (3.30%) WAN
7 9 (2.47%) LAN
7 9 (2.47%) SAN
8 6 (1.65%) VPN
9 5 (1.37%) SNMP
9 5 (1.37%) Wireless
10 4 (1.10%) LDAP
10 4 (1.10%) Network Security
11 3 (0.82%) NAS
11 3 (0.82%) PSTN
12 2 (0.55%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.55%) SSL
13 1 (0.27%) IPv4
13 1 (0.27%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.64%) MySQL
3 40 (10.99%) MongoDB
4 27 (7.42%) Relational Database
5 24 (6.59%) MS Access
5 24 (6.59%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.49%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.30%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.47%) OrientDB
12 8 (2.20%) Blockchain
12 8 (2.20%) OLAP
12 8 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.20%) Power BI
12 8 (2.20%) QlikView
12 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (16.21%) Subversion
2 53 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 44 (12.09%) Maven
4 43 (11.81%) Selenium
5 34 (9.34%) Cucumber
6 33 (9.07%) JUnit
7 32 (8.79%) Git (software)
8 25 (6.87%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (4.12%) WebDriver
10 12 (3.30%) Ant
10 12 (3.30%) JMeter
11 11 (3.02%) JBehave
12 10 (2.75%) Appium
12 10 (2.75%) Calabash
12 10 (2.75%) PROIV
13 8 (2.20%) JIRA
13 8 (2.20%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.65%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.10%) LoadRunner
16 3 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 88 (24.18%) Finance
2 42 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.95%) Banking
5 13 (3.57%) Retail
6 11 (3.02%) Electronics
6 11 (3.02%) Marketing
7 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 3 (0.82%) Military
9 2 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (24.18%) Developer
2 65 (17.86%) Analyst
3 45 (12.36%) Java Developer
4 39 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 27 (7.42%) Applications Support
5 27 (7.42%) SOC Analyst
5 27 (7.42%) Test Engineer
6 25 (6.87%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (4.40%) DBA
8 16 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (4.40%) Tester
9 15 (4.12%) Automation Tester
9 15 (4.12%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.85%) Lead Developer
11 13 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
11 13 (3.57%) Technical Support
12 12 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (25.27%) HTML
2 77 (21.15%) XML
3 63 (17.31%) CSS
4 62 (17.03%) Web Services
5 50 (13.74%) Spring
6 47 (12.91%) .NET
7 45 (12.36%) J2EE
8 39 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 37 (10.16%) AngularJS
9 37 (10.16%) SOAP
10 31 (8.52%) HTML5
10 31 (8.52%) Spring MVC
11 28 (7.69%) Ember.js
12 25 (6.87%) JSP
12 25 (6.87%) REST
12 25 (6.87%) WSDL
13 24 (6.59%) Ajax
13 24 (6.59%) Backbone.js
13 24 (6.59%) Dojo
13 24 (6.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 38 (10.44%) Linux Command Line
3 31 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.87%) Security Operations Centre
5 17 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.30%) Fintech
8 11 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (2.47%) Cyber Defence
9 9 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.65%) User Experience
13 5 (1.37%) CCTV
13 5 (1.37%) Derivative
13 5 (1.37%) Equities
13 5 (1.37%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (1.10%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 276 (75.82%) Linux
2 136 (37.36%) Windows
3 43 (11.81%) Android
4 42 (11.54%) Solaris
5 38 (10.44%) Apple iOS
6 25 (6.87%) AIX
7 16 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (3.57%) Windows Server
9 13 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (2.47%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.92%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.92%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.37%) CentOS
13 5 (1.37%) SUSE
13 5 (1.37%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (27.20%) Software Engineering
3 69 (18.96%) MVC
4 68 (18.68%) OO
5 60 (16.48%) Open Source
6 50 (13.74%) SIEM
6 50 (13.74%) Test Automation
7 48 (13.19%) ITIL
8 47 (12.91%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (12.64%) Scrum
10 44 (12.09%) Information Security
11 38 (10.44%) Unit Testing
12 37 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (10.16%) DevOps
12 37 (10.16%) OOP
12 37 (10.16%) SDLC
13 33 (9.07%) Network Monitoring
14 32 (8.79%) Coaching
14 32 (8.79%) Mentoring
15 28 (7.69%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 209 (57.42%) Java
2 138 (37.91%) SQL
3 114 (31.32%) JavaScript
4 83 (22.80%) Python
5 57 (15.66%) PHP
6 56 (15.38%) C++
7 40 (10.99%) PowerShell
8 38 (10.44%) Shell Script
9 37 (10.16%) C#
10 35 (9.62%) Ruby
11 30 (8.24%) C
12 28 (7.69%) Perl
13 26 (7.14%) Pascal
14 25 (6.87%) VBA
15 24 (6.59%) Delphi
16 18 (4.95%) Bash Shell
16 18 (4.95%) PL/SQL
17 14 (3.85%) Embedded C++
18 12 (3.30%) VB
19 5 (1.37%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 106 (29.12%) Security Cleared
2 68 (18.68%) DV Cleared
3 64 (17.58%) Degree
3 64 (17.58%) SC Cleared
4 37 (10.16%) CISSP
5 31 (8.52%) GCIA
6 26 (7.14%) GCIH
6 26 (7.14%) SANS
7 19 (5.22%) GIAC
8 16 (4.40%) Master's Degree
9 11 (3.02%) CISM
9 11 (3.02%) RHCA
9 11 (3.02%) RHCE
9 11 (3.02%) RHCSA
10 10 (2.75%) CREST Certified
11 7 (1.92%) CCNA
11 7 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.65%) ISEB
13 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.54%) QA
2 20 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.02%) SLA
4 5 (1.37%) ISO 15288
4 5 (1.37%) ISO22301
5 4 (1.10%) GPG13
6 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (11.26%) Snort
2 20 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.65%) Samba
5 6 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.65%) vSphere
6 5 (1.37%) Docker
6 5 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.37%) XenServer
7 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.10%) MetaFrame
7 4 (1.10%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.10%) Xen
7 4 (1.10%) XenApp
8 3 (0.82%) NDS
8 3 (0.82%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.55%) NFS
9 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (8.24%) Nagios
2 19 (5.22%) Nmap
3 18 (4.95%) Puppet
4 17 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.12%) Ansible
6 11 (3.02%) Nessus
7 8 (2.20%) Backup Exec
7 8 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (1.92%) Cobbler
8 7 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.92%) RSA enVision
8 7 (1.92%) Terraform
8 7 (1.92%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.65%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.37%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.10%) Graylog
11 4 (1.10%) Icinga
12 3 (0.82%) ArcSight ESM
12 3 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 113 (31.04%) Oracle
2 47 (12.91%) Microsoft
3 38 (10.44%) VMware
4 37 (10.16%) LogRhythm
5 29 (7.97%) ArcSight
6 28 (7.69%) IBM
7 19 (5.22%) FireEye
7 19 (5.22%) Splunk
8 18 (4.95%) Cisco
8 18 (4.95%) Red Hat
8 18 (4.95%) Zend
9 12 (3.30%) Apigee
9 12 (3.30%) Citrix
9 12 (3.30%) HP
10 11 (3.02%) Acunetix
10 11 (3.02%) AlienVault
10 11 (3.02%) Rapid7
10 11 (3.02%) SAP
11 9 (2.47%) NetApp
11 9 (2.47%) TIBCO
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Wessex Water
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Cornwall
itecopeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Lots of perks and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £17000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester|Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago