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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Technical Specialist
Rank 854 886 848
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Technical Specialist 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £53,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.81% -15.20%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £45,000
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
96278 104019 95979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.49% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80462 86063 80776
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 - 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South East - 2 £48,750 -
UNIX Technical Specialist
UK

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (60.00%) IBM
3 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 16 (53.33%) Retail
5 15 (50.00%) Banking
6 14 (46.67%) Solaris
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
8 12 (40.00%) SAN
9 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
9 11 (36.67%) AIX
10 10 (33.33%) Hitachi
10 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
10 10 (33.33%) Process Management
10 10 (33.33%) Change Management
10 10 (33.33%) LPAR
11 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (20.00%) Veritas
12 6 (20.00%) HP
13 5 (16.67%) Sun
13 5 (16.67%) BMC
13 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
13 5 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (16.67%) HPUX
13 5 (16.67%) Firewall
13 5 (16.67%) Clustering
13 5 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
14 4 (13.33%) Perl
14 4 (13.33%) ITIL
15 3 (10.00%) JBoss

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 16 (53.33%) Retail
2 15 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (33.33%) LPAR
3 5 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) UNIX
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Solaris
4 11 (36.67%) AIX
5 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.67%) HPUX
7 3 (10.00%) SUSE
7 3 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Process Management
1 10 (33.33%) Change Management
1 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) RHCE
1 2 (6.67%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 5 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) IBM
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle
3 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (33.33%) Hitachi
5 6 (20.00%) Veritas
5 6 (20.00%) HP
6 5 (16.67%) Sun
6 5 (16.67%) BMC
7 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) Sybase
7 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (6.67%) ATG
9 1 (3.33%) VMware