The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Consultant
Rank 848 855 850
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 17 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.008% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.008% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,632 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.50%
UNIX Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

UNIX Consultant Salary Trend in England

UNIX Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UNIX Consultant Salary Histogram in England

UNIX Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
London - 5 £25,000 -
West Midlands -14 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
South East -11 3 £30,000 -14.28%
East of England - 1 - -
UNIX Consultant
UK

UNIX Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (73.33%) Solaris
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle
3 15 (50.00%) SAN
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Perl
5 12 (40.00%) HP
6 11 (36.67%) AIX
6 11 (36.67%) DNS
6 11 (36.67%) IBM
7 10 (33.33%) LDAP
7 10 (33.33%) Veritas
8 9 (30.00%) NFS
8 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (26.67%) Puppet
9 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (23.33%) Java
10 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (23.33%) Sun
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
10 7 (23.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
11 6 (20.00%) Dell
11 6 (20.00%) NetApp
11 6 (20.00%) CMDB

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) SAN
2 11 (36.67%) DNS
3 10 (33.33%) LDAP
4 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
1 4 (13.33%) YAML
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) CMDB
2 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) HACMP
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (73.33%) Solaris
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 11 (36.67%) AIX
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) HPUX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
2 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Perl
2 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) NFS
2 7 (23.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
1 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.67%) OpenView
2 5 (16.67%) Control-M
2 5 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (40.00%) HP
3 11 (36.67%) IBM
4 10 (33.33%) Veritas
5 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (23.33%) Sun
7 6 (20.00%) Dell
7 6 (20.00%) NetApp
8 3 (10.00%) CommVault
8 3 (10.00%) Netezza
9 2 (6.67%) VMware
9 2 (6.67%) EMC
9 2 (6.67%) Business Objects