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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 771 663 647
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 140 261 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 122 218 205
Average salary £52,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,110 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -44 90 £61,250 +6.52% 7
East of England -8 17 £32,500 -30.10%
South East -31 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -23 9 £20,500 -45.33%
Yorkshire +6 3 £35,000 +4.47%
West Midlands -18 3 £45,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -10 2 £29,250 +24.46%
Unix Support
UK

Unix Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 440 (100.00%) Unix
2 284 (64.55%) SQL
3 258 (58.64%) Linux
4 210 (47.73%) Perl
5 163 (37.05%) Oracle
6 109 (24.77%) Finance
7 102 (23.18%) Windows
8 93 (21.14%) Python
9 91 (20.68%) Sybase
10 70 (15.91%) ITIL
11 68 (15.45%) FIX Protocol
12 66 (15.00%) Java
13 64 (14.55%) Front Office
14 57 (12.95%) Equities
15 55 (12.50%) Shell Script
16 54 (12.27%) Sun
16 54 (12.27%) Bash Shell
17 53 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 51 (11.59%) Solaris
18 51 (11.59%) Banking
19 50 (11.36%) Derivative
20 48 (10.91%) Apache
21 46 (10.45%) Microsoft
21 46 (10.45%) Electronic Trading
22 45 (10.23%) SQL Server
23 43 (9.77%) Tomcat
24 36 (8.18%) Problem Management
25 34 (7.73%) IBM
26 32 (7.27%) Fixed Income
27 31 (7.05%) Windows Server

Unix Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (10.91%) Apache
2 43 (9.77%) Tomcat
3 24 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 23 (5.23%) WebLogic
5 18 (4.09%) JBoss
6 14 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (2.95%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (1.14%) IIS
9 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.68%) Jetty
9 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.45%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) MetaTrader
1 3 (0.68%) RMDS
2 2 (0.45%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.23%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.23%) BASE24
3 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.05%) SaaS
2 5 (1.14%) Office 365
3 4 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.00%) SAN
2 21 (4.77%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.64%) LAN
4 14 (3.18%) FTP
5 10 (2.27%) HTTP
5 10 (2.27%) WAN
6 9 (2.05%) IP Telephony
7 8 (1.82%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (1.36%) LDAP
9 5 (1.14%) NAS
9 5 (1.14%) SSH
10 4 (0.91%) DNS
10 4 (0.91%) Firewall
11 2 (0.45%) DHCP
12 1 (0.23%) 3G
12 1 (0.23%) 4G
12 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
12 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.45%) MySQL
3 20 (4.55%) DB2
4 19 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.18%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.59%) KDB
8 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.68%) Big Data
11 3 (0.68%) Informix
11 3 (0.68%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (3.18%) JIRA
2 10 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 8 (1.82%) Maven
4 6 (1.36%) GDB
5 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 109 (24.77%) Finance
2 64 (14.55%) Front Office
3 51 (11.59%) Banking
4 27 (6.14%) Financial Institution
5 24 (5.45%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.09%) Back Office
7 17 (3.86%) Retail
8 6 (1.36%) French Language
8 6 (1.36%) German Language
8 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Billing
9 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (15.45%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (4.09%) Spring
3 15 (3.41%) LAMP
4 14 (3.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (2.95%) JDBC
6 12 (2.73%) Middleware
7 6 (1.36%) JMS
7 6 (1.36%) XML
8 5 (1.14%) SOAP
8 5 (1.14%) Struts
8 5 (1.14%) Web Services
9 3 (0.68%) .NET
9 3 (0.68%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.68%) HTML
10 2 (0.45%) J2EE
10 2 (0.45%) Murex MxML
11 1 (0.23%) CGI
11 1 (0.23%) CSS
11 1 (0.23%) Mason
11 1 (0.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.95%) Equities
2 53 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 50 (11.36%) Derivative
4 32 (7.27%) Fixed Income
5 28 (6.36%) Equity Derivative
6 20 (4.55%) Hedge funds
7 19 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (2.50%) Replication
10 9 (2.05%) EPoS
11 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.36%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.36%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.14%) HP Superdome
14 4 (0.91%) Reference Data
15 3 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.68%) Statistics
16 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
16 1 (0.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 440 (100.00%) Unix
2 258 (58.64%) Linux
3 102 (23.18%) Windows
4 51 (11.59%) Solaris
5 31 (7.05%) Windows Server
6 25 (5.68%) AIX
7 24 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.59%) CentOS
9 5 (1.14%) HPUX
10 4 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.91%) SUSE
11 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (15.91%) ITIL
2 46 (10.45%) Electronic Trading
3 36 (8.18%) Problem Management
4 23 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 21 (4.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (4.32%) Incident Management
8 18 (4.09%) Low Latency
9 16 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (3.18%) Release Management
11 13 (2.95%) Algorithmic Trading
12 12 (2.73%) Risk Management
13 11 (2.50%) Change Management
13 11 (2.50%) E-Commerce
13 11 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (2.50%) Service Management
14 10 (2.27%) Performance Management
15 9 (2.05%) ITIL V3
15 9 (2.05%) Open Source
15 9 (2.05%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 284 (64.55%) SQL
2 210 (47.73%) Perl
3 93 (21.14%) Python
4 66 (15.00%) Java
5 55 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 54 (12.27%) Bash Shell
7 24 (5.45%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.27%) C
9 10 (2.27%) C#
9 10 (2.27%) Korn
10 7 (1.59%) AWK
10 7 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.36%) C++
11 6 (1.36%) sed
12 3 (0.68%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.68%) COBOL
12 3 (0.68%) PL/1
12 3 (0.68%) REXX
12 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (4.32%) Degree
2 9 (2.05%) CCENT
2 9 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.91%) IBM AIX Certification
6 3 (0.68%) CEH
6 3 (0.68%) CISSP
6 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
2 11 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.36%) NFS
3 5 (1.14%) KVM
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (1.14%) Squid
3 5 (1.14%) Xen
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (0.68%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (6.36%) ITRS Geneos
2 14 (3.18%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (2.95%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.59%) Puppet
5 6 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.36%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.36%) Zenoss
6 5 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.91%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.68%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.45%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.45%) Control-M
9 2 (0.45%) OpenView
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (37.05%) Oracle
2 91 (20.68%) Sybase
3 54 (12.27%) Sun
4 46 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 34 (7.73%) IBM
6 25 (5.68%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.18%) VMware
8 13 (2.95%) Cisco
9 12 (2.73%) HP
10 11 (2.50%) Fidessa
10 11 (2.50%) Informatica
11 9 (2.05%) Bloomberg
11 9 (2.05%) Reuters
11 9 (2.05%) Veritas
12 8 (1.82%) Eze Castle Integration
12 8 (1.82%) LANDesk
12 8 (1.82%) SAP
13 6 (1.36%) BMC
13 6 (1.36%) CommVault
14 5 (1.14%) Northgate
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