The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank 881 844 857
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 7 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 31
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £72,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+13.52% +7.59%
UNIX Specialist
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

UNIX Specialist Salary Trend in England

UNIX Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

UNIX Specialist Salary Histogram in England

UNIX Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London 0 3 £55,000 -21.42% 1
West Midlands -13 1 £49,000 +8.88%
South East -20 1 £47,500 +72.72%
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
UNIX Specialist
UK

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (100.00%) UNIX
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 17 (58.62%) HPUX
4 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
4 14 (48.28%) ITIL
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle
5 12 (41.38%) Service Management
5 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
5 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
6 10 (34.48%) HP
6 10 (34.48%) SAN
6 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Solaris
9 7 (24.14%) AIX
10 6 (20.69%) Veritas
10 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (17.24%) Apache
12 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) HP SIM
13 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
13 3 (10.34%) Banking
13 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
13 3 (10.34%) LDAP
13 3 (10.34%) DNS
13 3 (10.34%) Windows
13 3 (10.34%) Java
13 3 (10.34%) Perl
14 2 (6.90%) C++

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) CICS
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Adabas
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.45%) EntireX
1 1 (3.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) iSeries
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) VSAM
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
2 1 (3.45%) iDTV
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) BBC
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) UNIX
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 17 (58.62%) HPUX
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (27.59%) Solaris
6 7 (24.14%) AIX
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.45%) SUSE
9 1 (3.45%) Debian
9 1 (3.45%) OpenBSD
9 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) C++
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) SELCOPY
3 1 (3.45%) COBOL
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) NATURAL
3 1 (3.45%) JCL
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) C-shell
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Sendmail
1 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) GPFS
2 1 (3.45%) NFS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP SIM
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView
4 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) HP
2 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Veritas
4 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.45%) hybris
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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