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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank 842 842 847
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 24 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.023% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 19
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -6.25%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 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 19 December 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 19 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 +34 16 £49,000 -45.55% 3
South East +10 5 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England - 2 £50,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £34,000 - 1
UNIX Specialist
UK

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 15 (50.00%) Apache
5 14 (46.67%) Solaris
6 12 (40.00%) MySQL
6 12 (40.00%) AIX
7 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (30.00%) vSphere
9 9 (30.00%) LDAP
9 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) BIG-IP
9 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
9 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 9 (30.00%) Apache Solr
9 9 (30.00%) VMware
9 9 (30.00%) hybris
9 9 (30.00%) Veritas
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
10 8 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (26.67%) Puppet
11 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
11 7 (23.33%) Perl
11 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
12 6 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) HACMP
12 6 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (50.00%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (30.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) CICS
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) LDAP
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Adabas
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.33%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) HACMP
3 5 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) VSAM
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Solaris
4 12 (40.00%) AIX
5 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.67%) HPUX
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.67%) Debian
9 1 (3.33%) OpenBSD
9 1 (3.33%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.00%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) TDD
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Perl
1 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) REXX
3 1 (3.33%) NATURAL
3 1 (3.33%) JCL
3 1 (3.33%) SELCOPY
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) COBOL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 9 (30.00%) vSphere
2 6 (20.00%) NFS
2 6 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Sendmail
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) GPFS
5 1 (3.33%) Ceph
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
3 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.33%) OpenView
5 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) hybris
2 9 (30.00%) Veritas
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Dell
4 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 4 (13.33%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Sybase
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago