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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 847 837 760
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 36 67 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.060% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.064% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 79
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -17.85%
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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
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 £26,500
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 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 May 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 May 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 +25 13 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South East +2 8 £45,000 -5.26%
South West - 6 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +8 3 £32,700 +19.12%
East Midlands - 3 £34,000 -
North West -28 2 £27,000 -21.73%
East of England +12 1 £35,000 +5.26%
UNIX Support
UK

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 92 (100.00%) UNIX
2 60 (65.22%) Linux
3 50 (54.35%) Solaris
4 33 (35.87%) Oracle
5 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
7 29 (31.52%) Perl
8 28 (30.43%) AIX
9 27 (29.35%) ITIL
10 25 (27.17%) Internet
11 21 (22.83%) HP
12 18 (19.57%) SAN
12 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
12 18 (19.57%) Windows
12 18 (19.57%) NetBackup
13 17 (18.48%) Finance
13 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
14 16 (17.39%) SQL
14 16 (17.39%) Degree
15 15 (16.30%) LDAP
15 15 (16.30%) SLA
15 15 (16.30%) Veritas
15 15 (16.30%) Sun
15 15 (16.30%) RHCE
16 14 (15.22%) DNS
16 14 (15.22%) HTTP
16 14 (15.22%) Apache
16 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
17 13 (14.13%) Java
18 12 (13.04%) Load Balancing

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.22%) Apache
3 7 (7.61%) Lync
4 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.35%) JBoss
6 3 (3.26%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) Internet
2 18 (19.57%) SAN
2 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
3 15 (16.30%) LDAP
4 14 (15.22%) DNS
4 14 (15.22%) HTTP
5 10 (10.87%) Firewall
6 9 (9.78%) IPv4
6 9 (9.78%) SSL
7 7 (7.61%) ADSL
7 7 (7.61%) Broadband
8 6 (6.52%) DHCP
9 3 (3.26%) LAN
9 3 (3.26%) WAN
10 2 (2.17%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.17%) VPN
11 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.26%) DB2
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) French Language
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Front Office
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.26%) Middleware
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Clustering
2 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) HACMP
4 4 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.26%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.26%) CMDB
5 3 (3.26%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Derivative
6 2 (2.17%) Statistics
6 2 (2.17%) Video Editing
6 2 (2.17%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.17%) Open Source
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Equities
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) UNIX
2 60 (65.22%) Linux
3 50 (54.35%) Solaris
4 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (30.43%) AIX
6 18 (19.57%) Windows
7 7 (7.61%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.61%) HPUX
7 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.26%) SUSE
9 2 (2.17%) IRIX
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) ITIL
2 12 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 12 (13.04%) Release Management
3 11 (11.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.52%) Capacity Management
6 6 (6.52%) Kernel Tuning
6 6 (6.52%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.43%) Migration
7 5 (5.43%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.35%) Project Management
8 4 (4.35%) Workflow
9 3 (3.26%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (3.26%) Change Control
9 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.52%) Perl
2 16 (17.39%) SQL
3 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.13%) Java
5 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.04%) Python
6 6 (6.52%) Bourne shell
7 3 (3.26%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.26%) Korn
8 2 (2.17%) sed
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.09%) VBA
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.09%) AWK
9 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 15 (16.30%) RHCE
3 6 (6.52%) NCDA
4 5 (5.43%) IBM AIX Certification
4 5 (5.43%) Sun Certification
5 4 (4.35%) SCSA
6 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) NFS
2 9 (9.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Squid
7 2 (2.17%) GPFS
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.17%) Firmware
7 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.17%) Samba
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) XenApp
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) NetBackup
2 12 (13.04%) Nagios
3 11 (11.96%) Puppet
4 6 (6.52%) yum
5 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Oracle
2 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
3 21 (22.83%) HP
4 15 (16.30%) Veritas
4 15 (16.30%) Sun
5 12 (13.04%) IBM
5 12 (13.04%) NetApp
6 11 (11.96%) CA
6 11 (11.96%) Brocade
7 10 (10.87%) VMware
8 9 (9.78%) EMC
9 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.35%) ATG
10 4 (4.35%) Dell
11 3 (3.26%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.17%) Currenex
12 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.17%) Symantec
12 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
13 1 (1.09%) Sybase
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