The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank 441 421 430
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.004% 0.005% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -30.37%
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+13.52% +7.59%
UNIX Specialist
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UNIX Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UNIX Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

UNIX Specialist
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 Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -
UNIX Specialist
England

UNIX Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) HPUX
3 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL
5 12 (70.59%) Service Management
5 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
5 12 (70.59%) DV Cleared
6 9 (52.94%) HP
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
9 4 (23.53%) HP SIM
10 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 2 (11.76%) AIX
11 2 (11.76%) Solaris
11 2 (11.76%) VMware
12 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
12 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (5.88%) iSeries
12 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
12 1 (5.88%) vSphere
12 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (5.88%) hybris
12 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (5.88%) Data Management
12 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
12 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
12 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iDTV
1 1 (5.88%) BBC
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) HPUX
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 12 (70.59%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
1 9 (52.94%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Sun