The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Unix Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Unix Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix Specialist
Rank 928 932 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Specialist 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,000 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Unix Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Unix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Unix Specialist within the UK.

Senior Unix Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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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
England +23 7 £50,000 -24.52%
London +10 5 £50,000 -28.57%
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry - 2 £50,000 -

Senior Unix Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Unix Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) Veritas
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
5 5 (55.56%) BMC
5 5 (55.56%) Banking
5 5 (55.56%) Retail
5 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
5 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (22.22%) NFS
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

Senior Unix Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Unix Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 7 (77.78%) Veritas
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) Sun
5 5 (55.56%) BMC
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) CommVault
7 1 (11.11%) Netezza