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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 39 30
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.78% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.70% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Average salary - £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
104 74 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.53% 29.02% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 73
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,960 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) WSUS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Support
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) XenServer
1 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos