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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 38 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.20% 4.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 9.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £21,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
47 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 28.14% 44.54% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 46
Average salary £31,000 £23,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £37,500 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) SCSA
2 2 (50.00%) RHCA
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SCSA
1 2 (50.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware