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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 851 846 853
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 27 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.021% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.022% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 14
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,450 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +16 9 £51,250 -26.78% 1
South East -1 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +8 4 £34,500 -
South West -6 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
UNIX Specialist
UK

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (84.91%) Linux
3 33 (62.26%) Solaris
4 28 (52.83%) Red Hat
5 26 (49.06%) AIX
6 25 (47.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (43.40%) Oracle
7 23 (43.40%) Veritas
8 21 (39.62%) Apache
9 20 (37.74%) DNS
10 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (32.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 17 (32.08%) LDAP
12 16 (30.19%) Perl
13 15 (28.30%) MySQL
13 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
14 14 (26.42%) NetBackup
15 13 (24.53%) Firewall
16 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
17 11 (20.75%) Puppet
17 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
17 11 (20.75%) Python
17 11 (20.75%) HPUX
17 11 (20.75%) IBM
18 10 (18.87%) Sun
18 10 (18.87%) NFS
18 10 (18.87%) HACMP
18 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
18 10 (18.87%) Veritas Volume Manager

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 21 (39.62%) Apache
2 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.98%) Apache Solr
4 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.77%) JBoss
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) DNS
2 17 (32.08%) LDAP
3 13 (24.53%) Firewall
4 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
5 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
6 7 (13.21%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.77%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.89%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (18.87%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) HACMP
3 8 (15.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Celerra
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (84.91%) Linux
3 33 (62.26%) Solaris
4 26 (49.06%) AIX
5 25 (47.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (20.75%) HPUX
7 7 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.66%) SUSE
9 2 (3.77%) Debian
10 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.89%) CentOS
10 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (11.32%) Project Management
2 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
2 6 (11.32%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (11.32%) DevOps
3 4 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
3 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL
3 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.89%) Data Management
5 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Perl
2 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
3 11 (20.75%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) Korn
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) RHCE
1 2 (3.77%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (18.87%) NFS
2 10 (18.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (16.98%) vSphere
4 8 (15.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) NetBackup
2 11 (20.75%) Puppet
3 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
4 5 (9.43%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.89%) OpenView
6 1 (1.89%) Legato
6 1 (1.89%) Control-M
6 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Red Hat
2 23 (43.40%) Veritas
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) IBM
4 10 (18.87%) Sun
5 9 (16.98%) VMware
5 9 (16.98%) hybris
6 7 (13.21%) Symantec
7 6 (11.32%) HP
8 5 (9.43%) Dell
8 5 (9.43%) BMC
9 2 (3.77%) NetApp
9 2 (3.77%) Sybase
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.77%) ATG
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus
10 1 (1.89%) SAP
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