The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 70 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.00% 3.02% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.86% 12.50% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 29
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £23,526 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £49,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
207 136 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.97% 24.16% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 124 147
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
South West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Bath -14 7 £45,000 +46.34% 18
Taunton -10 1 £31,500 -30.00% 2
UNIX
South West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) IPv4
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Project Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Trainer
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter
6 1 (6.67%) Trapeze
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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