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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 42 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.14% 5.88% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.96% 19.80% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 5
Average salary £37,000 £18,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -66.36%
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
94 101 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.97% 29.71% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 91 97
Average salary £35,000 £22,950 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -30.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £23,475
10% offered a salary of more than £52,875 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
Plymouth +11 5 £60,000 +37.14%
Exeter -6 3 £38,000 +105.40% 1
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Firmware
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) RMADS
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) CESG
5 3 (20.00%) Military
5 3 (20.00%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
1 3 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (20.00%) CESG
1 3 (20.00%) RMADS
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SCSA
2 2 (13.33%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Firmware
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264-£23,790 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago