The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Technical Specialist
Rank 878 - 854
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Technical Specialist 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% - 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% - 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £47,000
UNIX Technical 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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
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 Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UNIX Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

UNIX Technical Specialist Salary Trend in England

UNIX Technical 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 Technical Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
North West - 6 - -
UNIX Technical Specialist
UK

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 19 (76.00%) IBM
3 18 (72.00%) Retail
4 17 (68.00%) Banking
4 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
4 17 (68.00%) SAN
5 15 (60.00%) Hitachi
5 15 (60.00%) Process Management
5 15 (60.00%) Change Management
5 15 (60.00%) LPAR
5 15 (60.00%) Asset Management
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) AIX
8 6 (24.00%) Solaris
9 5 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.00%) HPUX
10 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (12.00%) Clustering
11 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (12.00%) Veritas
12 2 (8.00%) BMC
12 2 (8.00%) Symantec
12 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
12 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (8.00%) Firewall
12 2 (8.00%) SUSE
12 2 (8.00%) Samba

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
General
1 18 (72.00%) Retail
2 17 (68.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (60.00%) LPAR
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) AIX
3 6 (24.00%) Solaris
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) HPUX
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE
5 2 (8.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Process Management
1 15 (60.00%) Change Management
1 15 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Management
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (8.00%) High Availability
2 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) OO
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) IBM
2 15 (60.00%) Hitachi
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) BMC
6 2 (8.00%) Sybase
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) VMware