The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 43 61 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 19 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.69% 1.87% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.75% 5.05% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 42
Average salary £35,750 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,901 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £58,000 £50,000
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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 218 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.93% 37.01% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 128 188 193
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

UNIX
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Somerset

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Somerset

UNIX
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Yeovil - 11 £32,500 -
Bath +5 6 £39,000 -13.33%
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) RESTful
3 8 (27.59%) MySQL
3 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Logistics
4 7 (24.14%) Legal
4 7 (24.14%) Military
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 7 (24.14%) QA
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 5 (17.24%) C
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) OOP
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) Git (software)

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (13.79%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (24.14%) Legal
1 7 (24.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Applications Support
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) PHP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Support
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) RESTful
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) XHTML
4 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) WCF
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Logistics
3 6 (20.69%) BDD
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Security Management
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.90%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) C
2 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Korn
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 4 (13.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) ATG
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
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