The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Consultant
Rank 433 430 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.024% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UNIX Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UNIX Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UNIX Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant across the South East region.

UNIX Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

UNIX Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

UNIX Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

UNIX Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Surrey - 7 £60,000 -
Kent - 3 £72,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
UNIX Consultant
England

UNIX Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (85.71%) HP
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) AIX
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Puppet
5 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) Veritas
5 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) EMC
6 6 (42.86%) Sun
6 6 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (35.71%) CMDB
7 5 (35.71%) DevOps
7 5 (35.71%) OpenView
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) LDAP
7 5 (35.71%) NFS
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) Dell
7 5 (35.71%) Firmware

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) CMDB
2 5 (35.71%) Firmware
3 3 (21.43%) Grid Computing
4 2 (14.29%) Clustering
4 2 (14.29%) HACMP
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) AIX
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) HPUX
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (35.71%) OpenView
3 5 (35.71%) Control-M
4 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (7.14%) Legato
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Veritas
4 6 (42.86%) EMC
4 6 (42.86%) Sun
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 5 (35.71%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) JBoss
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Symantec