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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 845 869 856
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 38 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.026% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -18.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £40,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
South East +1 8 £47,500 +18.75%
London +34 7 £51,250 -26.78%
North West - 7 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
East Midlands +20 3 £34,000 -
South West -18 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
East of England - 3 - - 1
UNIX Specialist
UK

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (100.00%) UNIX
2 48 (71.64%) Linux
3 38 (56.72%) Solaris
4 32 (47.76%) AIX
5 29 (43.28%) Red Hat
6 27 (40.30%) Oracle
6 27 (40.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (34.33%) Veritas
8 21 (31.34%) IBM
9 20 (29.85%) DNS
10 19 (28.36%) Perl
11 18 (26.87%) Apache
11 18 (26.87%) Banking
11 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (25.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (25.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 17 (25.37%) LDAP
13 16 (23.88%) HPUX
13 16 (23.88%) Shell Script
14 15 (22.39%) Retail
15 14 (20.90%) NetBackup
15 14 (20.90%) Puppet
16 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (17.91%) Firewall
17 12 (17.91%) Python
17 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
17 12 (17.91%) MySQL
18 11 (16.42%) HP
18 11 (16.42%) SAN
19 10 (14.93%) HACMP

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (26.87%) Apache
2 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.96%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.48%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) DNS
2 17 (25.37%) LDAP
3 12 (17.91%) Firewall
3 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (16.42%) SAN
5 7 (10.45%) Kerberos
6 6 (8.96%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) DB2
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (26.87%) Banking
2 15 (22.39%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Clustering
2 10 (14.93%) HACMP
3 8 (11.94%) LPAR
4 2 (2.99%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.49%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) UNIX
2 48 (71.64%) Linux
3 38 (56.72%) Solaris
4 32 (47.76%) AIX
5 27 (40.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (23.88%) HPUX
7 7 (10.45%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (8.96%) SUSE
9 4 (5.97%) Debian
10 2 (2.99%) Windows
11 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (11.94%) Process Management
2 8 (11.94%) Change Management
2 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
3 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
3 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.96%) Project Management
3 6 (8.96%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (8.96%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (8.96%) DevOps
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL
5 4 (5.97%) Migration
5 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
6 3 (4.48%) Data Management
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.99%) High Availability
7 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) Perl
2 16 (23.88%) Shell Script
3 12 (17.91%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) SQL
5 3 (4.48%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) Korn
7 1 (1.49%) sed
7 1 (1.49%) AWK
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) RHCE
2 2 (2.99%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (14.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (14.93%) NFS
3 9 (13.43%) vSphere
4 8 (11.94%) Sendmail
5 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.48%) vCloud
7 2 (2.99%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) NetBackup
1 14 (20.90%) Puppet
2 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.46%) Tivoli
3 5 (7.46%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (4.48%) Ansible
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.49%) OpenView
6 1 (1.49%) Legato
6 1 (1.49%) Control-M
6 1 (1.49%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Red Hat
2 27 (40.30%) Oracle
3 23 (34.33%) Veritas
4 21 (31.34%) IBM
5 11 (16.42%) HP
6 10 (14.93%) Sun
6 10 (14.93%) VMware
7 9 (13.43%) Symantec
8 8 (11.94%) Hitachi
9 6 (8.96%) hybris
10 5 (7.46%) BMC
10 5 (7.46%) Dell
11 4 (5.97%) EMC
11 4 (5.97%) Sybase
12 2 (2.99%) NetApp
12 2 (2.99%) ATG
13 1 (1.49%) Lotus
13 1 (1.49%) SAP
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