The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 300 337 325
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.048% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.052% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £56,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £41,250 £40,995
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +0.62%
UNIX Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UNIX Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UNIX Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UNIX Specialist in their job title 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 with UNIX Specialist in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Veritas
2 11 (91.67%) Sun
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) BMC
3 10 (83.33%) Tivoli
3 10 (83.33%) Banking
3 10 (83.33%) Retail
3 10 (83.33%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (41.67%) NFS
5 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (41.67%) Process Management
5 5 (41.67%) Samba
6 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Sendmail

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited UNIX Specialist in their job title 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 with UNIX Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
1 10 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Process Management
1 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (41.67%) NFS
2 5 (41.67%) Samba
3 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (41.67%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Veritas
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Sun
3 10 (83.33%) BMC
3 10 (83.33%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat