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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 832 847 856
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 31 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.011% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 15
Average salary £53,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.23%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +28 14 £55,000 - 1
South East -11 9 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -13 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £34,000 -
West Midlands -18 1 £55,000 +52.77%
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
UNIX Specialist
UK

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 38 (88.37%) Linux
3 26 (60.47%) Solaris
4 22 (51.16%) AIX
5 21 (48.84%) Red Hat
6 19 (44.19%) Apache
6 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (41.86%) DNS
8 17 (39.53%) Oracle
8 17 (39.53%) Veritas
9 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (34.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (34.88%) LDAP
11 14 (32.56%) Perl
11 14 (32.56%) MySQL
12 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (27.91%) Firewall
12 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
12 12 (27.91%) NetBackup
12 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
13 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
13 11 (25.58%) Puppet
14 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (23.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 10 (23.26%) Python
14 10 (23.26%) NFS
14 10 (23.26%) HACMP
15 9 (20.93%) VMware
15 9 (20.93%) BIG-IP
15 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 19 (44.19%) Apache
2 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
3 9 (20.93%) Apache Solr
4 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.65%) JBoss
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) DNS
2 15 (34.88%) LDAP
3 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
3 12 (27.91%) Firewall
4 9 (20.93%) BIG-IP
5 5 (11.63%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.26%) HACMP
3 8 (18.60%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 38 (88.37%) Linux
3 26 (60.47%) Solaris
4 22 (51.16%) AIX
5 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (16.28%) HPUX
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (13.95%) DevOps
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.30%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.65%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.33%) Data Management
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Perl
2 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
3 10 (23.26%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) RHCE
1 2 (4.65%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (4.65%) VCP4
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (23.26%) NFS
2 10 (23.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (20.93%) vSphere
4 6 (13.95%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) NetBackup
2 11 (25.58%) Puppet
3 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.33%) Control-M
5 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Red Hat
2 17 (39.53%) Veritas
2 17 (39.53%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) hybris
4 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 7 (16.28%) Sun
5 7 (16.28%) Symantec
6 6 (13.95%) HP
7 5 (11.63%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) BMC
8 2 (4.65%) ATG
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Sybase
9 1 (2.33%) EMC
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