The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Unix Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Unix Specialist
UK
Rank 839 934 959
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Specialist 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median 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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Unix Specialist in the job title.

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +97 2 £50,000 -
London +79 2 £50,000 -

Senior Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Senior Unix Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Unix Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) NFS

Senior Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Netezza
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas