The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 6.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
UNIX
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 26.67% 16.28% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 11
Average salary £20,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.92% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £16,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Taunton

UNIX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree