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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 49 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.83% - 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.75% 21.56% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 22
Average salary £25,500 £20,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.59% -44.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

UNIX
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Exeter

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) SCSA
4 1 (25.00%) RHCA
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SCSA
1 1 (25.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) VMware