The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Support
Rank 882 905 880
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Support 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £47,000

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior UNIX Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Support
Salary Trend

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

Senior UNIX Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Support
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Support within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England +35 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Senior UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Senior UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UNIX Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase