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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Support
Rank 877 927 872
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Support 15 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 7 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 31 July 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
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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 +27 10 - -
London +33 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
City of London - 5 - -
Manchester - 5 - -
North West - 5 - -

Senior UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (94.12%) Banking
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) Solaris
3 15 (88.24%) Samba
3 15 (88.24%) IBM
3 15 (88.24%) Sun
3 15 (88.24%) BMC
3 15 (88.24%) Veritas
3 15 (88.24%) NFS
3 15 (88.24%) Tivoli
3 15 (88.24%) Patch Management
3 15 (88.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (88.24%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (88.24%) Retail
3 15 (88.24%) Asset Management
3 15 (88.24%) Process Management
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Nagios

Senior UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 16 (94.12%) Banking
2 15 (88.24%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (94.12%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Process Management
1 15 (88.24%) Asset Management
1 15 (88.24%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (88.24%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) RHCE
1 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) NFS
1 15 (88.24%) Samba
1 15 (88.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 15 (88.24%) IBM
2 15 (88.24%) Sun
2 15 (88.24%) BMC
2 15 (88.24%) Veritas
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix