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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Technical Specialist
Rank 843 900 862
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Technical Specialist 25 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 5
Average salary £46,250 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £42,500
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
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 £26,988
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 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Technical Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

UNIX Technical Specialist Salary Histogram 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 27 April 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 £40,000 -
London - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South East - 4 £48,750 -
South West -22 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
UNIX Technical Specialist
UK

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 32 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) IBM
3 19 (59.38%) Solaris
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
5 15 (46.88%) AIX
6 14 (43.75%) Banking
6 14 (43.75%) Retail
7 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 11 (34.38%) SAN
10 10 (31.25%) Veritas
10 10 (31.25%) Sun
10 10 (31.25%) HP
11 9 (28.13%) Perl
12 8 (25.00%) Hitachi
12 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
12 8 (25.00%) Process Management
12 8 (25.00%) Change Management
12 8 (25.00%) LPAR
13 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
13 7 (21.88%) DNS
14 5 (15.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 5 (15.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (15.63%) Puppet
14 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (15.63%) Python
14 5 (15.63%) LDAP
14 5 (15.63%) NFS

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (43.75%) Banking
1 14 (43.75%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) LPAR
2 5 (15.63%) HACMP
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) Solaris
4 15 (46.88%) AIX
5 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.63%) HPUX
7 3 (9.38%) SUSE
7 3 (9.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Process Management
1 8 (25.00%) Change Management
1 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 3 (9.38%) Data Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) High Availability
4 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Perl
2 5 (15.63%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) RHCE
1 2 (6.25%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) NFS
1 5 (15.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli
1 5 (15.63%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.13%) Control-M
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) IBM
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 10 (31.25%) Veritas
4 10 (31.25%) Sun
4 10 (31.25%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) Hitachi
6 5 (15.63%) BMC
6 5 (15.63%) Dell
7 4 (12.50%) Symantec
8 3 (9.38%) EMC
8 3 (9.38%) Sybase
9 2 (6.25%) ATG