Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 46 40
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 +41
Permanent jobs citing Unix 58 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.36% 5.31% 5.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.92% 16.88% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 75
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £21,050 £28,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,500 £44,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 531 468 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 30.80% 31.43% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 452 398 446
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Wiltshire

Unix
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Swindon -12 25 £50,000 - 1
Chippenham -8 23 £32,500 +51.16% 3
Corsham - 2 £43,750 - 3
Trowbridge -2 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Salisbury -28 1 - - 1
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 37 (63.79%) SQL
3 28 (48.28%) Windows
4 26 (44.83%) Oracle
4 26 (44.83%) Shell Script
5 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
6 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
6 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
7 19 (32.76%) Ingres
8 15 (25.86%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (18.97%) VMware
9 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
9 11 (18.97%) Solaris
10 10 (17.24%) CSS
10 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.24%) HTML
11 9 (15.52%) Java
11 9 (15.52%) XML
11 9 (15.52%) Apache
11 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
12 8 (13.79%) SMTP
12 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
12 8 (13.79%) RHCE
12 8 (13.79%) DNS
12 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.79%) Scrum
12 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.79%) Spring

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (15.52%) Apache
1 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (3.45%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) DNS
1 8 (13.79%) SMTP
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
3 19 (32.76%) Ingres
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Ant
1 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.07%) JUnit
1 7 (12.07%) Maven
1 7 (12.07%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Applications Support
2 21 (36.21%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Linux Support
5 7 (12.07%) Unix Support
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) CSS
1 10 (17.24%) HTML
2 9 (15.52%) XML
3 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
3 8 (13.79%) Spring
4 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.45%) LAMP
7 1 (1.72%) CSS3
7 1 (1.72%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) RAML
7 1 (1.72%) RESTful
7 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.72%) Swagger
7 1 (1.72%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (8.62%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 28 (48.28%) Windows
3 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (13.79%) Scrum
2 7 (12.07%) Information Security
2 7 (12.07%) MVC
3 6 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Coaching
5 4 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.17%) OO
6 3 (5.17%) SDLC
6 3 (5.17%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (5.17%) Security Operations
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 26 (44.83%) Shell Script
3 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
4 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) Java
6 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.62%) C
7 5 (8.62%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Ada
9 1 (1.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) RHCE
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) OCP
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Postfix
2 7 (12.07%) Snort
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Netcool
1 5 (8.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (5.17%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.17%) OSSEC
3 2 (3.45%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) Infoblox
4 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.07%) LogRhythm
5 5 (8.62%) CyberArk
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.62%) Symantec
5 5 (8.62%) Veritas
6 4 (6.90%) BMC
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco
6 4 (6.90%) Remedy
7 2 (3.45%) Adobe
7 2 (3.45%) Qualys
8 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft