The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 57 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.25% 5.19% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 17.86% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.03% 29.09% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 114
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

UNIX
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Devon region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Devon

UNIX
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 1 £38,000 +16.03%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) SCSA
5 1 (14.29%) RHCA
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) HPUX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) HP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
1 1 (14.29%) SCSA
1 1 (14.29%) RHCA
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec