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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 823 835 751
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 31 54 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.049% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.052% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 77
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -23.33%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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 +44 17 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +11 4 £32,700 -6.57%
North West -23 3 £22,500 -34.78%
South East 0 2 £45,000 -5.26%
South West -9 2 £42,500 +112.50%
East Midlands - 2 £34,500 -
East of England +14 1 £35,000 -17.64%
UNIX Support
UK

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 91 (100.00%) UNIX
2 57 (62.64%) Linux
3 43 (47.25%) Solaris
4 31 (34.07%) Oracle
5 29 (31.87%) Perl
5 29 (31.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (28.57%) AIX
7 25 (27.47%) Red Hat
8 24 (26.37%) ITIL
9 22 (24.18%) Internet
10 19 (20.88%) SQL
11 18 (19.78%) Finance
12 17 (18.68%) Java
12 17 (18.68%) HP
13 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.58%) Windows
13 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
14 15 (16.48%) Degree
14 15 (16.48%) SLA
14 15 (16.48%) HTTP
15 14 (15.38%) NetBackup
16 13 (14.29%) Apache
16 13 (14.29%) Sun
16 13 (14.29%) SAN
16 13 (14.29%) Python
17 12 (13.19%) LDAP
17 12 (13.19%) RHCE
17 12 (13.19%) Shell Script
18 11 (12.09%) Clustering
18 11 (12.09%) Veritas

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.49%) Lync
5 4 (4.40%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.40%) JBoss
6 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.10%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.18%) Internet
2 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
3 15 (16.48%) HTTP
4 13 (14.29%) SAN
5 12 (13.19%) LDAP
6 11 (12.09%) DNS
7 8 (8.79%) IPv4
7 8 (8.79%) SSL
7 8 (8.79%) Firewall
8 5 (5.49%) ADSL
8 5 (5.49%) Broadband
9 3 (3.30%) DHCP
10 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.10%) LAN
11 1 (1.10%) WAN
11 1 (1.10%) SSH
11 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.40%) DB2
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Front Office
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.20%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) J2EE
3 1 (1.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Clustering
2 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) HACMP
4 3 (3.30%) Equities
4 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.30%) PKI
4 3 (3.30%) Derivative
4 3 (3.30%) Video Editing
4 3 (3.30%) CMDB
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 2 (2.20%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.10%) AS400
6 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) UNIX
2 57 (62.64%) Linux
3 43 (47.25%) Solaris
4 29 (31.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (28.57%) AIX
6 16 (17.58%) Windows
7 7 (7.69%) HPUX
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.30%) SUSE
10 2 (2.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Release Management
3 9 (9.89%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.79%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (8.79%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.59%) Change Management
7 5 (5.49%) Migration
7 5 (5.49%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.40%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.40%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.40%) Workflow
8 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
9 3 (3.30%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (3.30%) Information Security
9 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.30%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.87%) Perl
2 19 (20.88%) SQL
3 17 (18.68%) Java
4 13 (14.29%) Python
5 12 (13.19%) Shell Script
6 11 (12.09%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.30%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.30%) Korn
8 3 (3.30%) sed
8 3 (3.30%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.20%) C++
9 2 (2.20%) AWK
10 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
10 1 (1.10%) PHP
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) RHCE
3 5 (5.49%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.40%) SCSA
5 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.30%) IBM AIX Certification
5 3 (3.30%) NCDA
6 2 (2.20%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) SLA
2 6 (6.59%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) NFS
1 9 (9.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (3.30%) Squid
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.20%) Samba
5 2 (2.20%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 9 (9.89%) Nagios
3 7 (7.69%) Puppet
4 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.30%) yum
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Oracle
2 25 (27.47%) Red Hat
3 17 (18.68%) HP
4 13 (14.29%) Sun
5 11 (12.09%) Veritas
6 10 (10.99%) IBM
6 10 (10.99%) VMware
7 9 (9.89%) NetApp
8 8 (8.79%) Brocade
8 8 (8.79%) CA
9 7 (7.69%) EMC
10 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 4 (4.40%) ATG
12 3 (3.30%) Hitachi
12 3 (3.30%) Sybase
13 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
13 2 (2.20%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (2.20%) Currenex
13 2 (2.20%) Business Objects