The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 838 841 802
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 43 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.057% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.060% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 49
Average salary £52,500 £42,750 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,650 £72,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
UNIX Support
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
97611 102712 93841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82251 83877 78553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Support
Salary Trend in England

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

UNIX Support Salary Trend in England

UNIX Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Support across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

UNIX Support Salary Histogram in England

UNIX Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
London -3 19 £52,500 -20.75%
South East -2 10 £55,000 +69.23%
North West +3 9 £24,000 -34.24%
Yorkshire +6 2 £40,000 +26.98%
East Midlands - 2 £34,250 -
South West -22 1 £19,000 -52.50%
UNIX Support
UK

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (48.61%) Linux
3 32 (44.44%) Solaris
3 32 (44.44%) Oracle
4 23 (31.94%) Banking
5 22 (30.56%) Finance
6 21 (29.17%) IBM
7 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 17 (23.61%) NFS
9 16 (22.22%) SQL
9 16 (22.22%) Samba
9 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (20.83%) Java
10 15 (20.83%) Veritas
11 14 (19.44%) AIX
12 13 (18.06%) ITIL
12 13 (18.06%) Sun
12 13 (18.06%) Retail
13 12 (16.67%) Asset Management
13 12 (16.67%) Process Management
13 12 (16.67%) BMC
13 12 (16.67%) Tivoli
13 12 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (16.67%) Patch Management
14 11 (15.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (15.28%) HPUX
14 11 (15.28%) Perl
15 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
15 10 (13.89%) HP
16 9 (12.50%) Windows

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.50%) Apache
2 8 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (4.17%) Tuxedo
5 2 (2.78%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.78%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (4.17%) DNS
3 3 (4.17%) LDAP
4 2 (2.78%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) WAN
4 2 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (1.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) SSH
5 1 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) DB2
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.78%) MarkLogic
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
General
1 23 (31.94%) Banking
2 22 (30.56%) Finance
3 13 (18.06%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Middleware
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.39%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.56%) AS400
3 4 (5.56%) Derivative
3 4 (5.56%) CMDB
3 4 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.17%) Video Editing
4 3 (4.17%) Equities
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (48.61%) Linux
3 32 (44.44%) Solaris
4 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (19.44%) AIX
6 11 (15.28%) HPUX
7 9 (12.50%) Windows
8 7 (9.72%) SUSE
9 5 (6.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Process Management
2 12 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 12 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 7 (9.72%) Change Management
4 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.56%) Line Management
5 4 (5.56%) Workflow
6 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.17%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) OOP
7 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) Perl
4 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.33%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) sed
7 4 (5.56%) AWK
7 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.17%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) NFS
2 16 (22.22%) Samba
3 11 (15.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) GPFS
7 1 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 8 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 21 (29.17%) IBM
3 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (20.83%) Veritas
5 13 (18.06%) Sun
6 12 (16.67%) BMC
7 10 (13.89%) HP
8 9 (12.50%) VMware
9 4 (5.56%) Sybase
10 3 (4.17%) SAP
10 3 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (4.17%) Symantec
11 2 (2.78%) ATG
11 2 (2.78%) Currenex
11 2 (2.78%) Dell
11 2 (2.78%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.39%) EMC
12 1 (1.39%) Citrix
12 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.39%) LANDesk