The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Consultant
Rank 872 887 864
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 23 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.012% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 22
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,047 £35,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -12.50%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UNIX Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UNIX Consultant
Salary Trend

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

UNIX Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

UNIX Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

UNIX Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Consultant
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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 +20 20 £46,250 +32.14% 1
West Midlands +3 7 £47,583 +35.95%
London - 5 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
South East +5 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Scotland - 3 £46,000 -
Solihull - 3 £47,500 -
Coventry - 3 £55,330 -
Glasgow - 3 £46,000 -
Guildford - 2 £30,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £62,500 -

UNIX Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (67.65%) Solaris
3 19 (55.88%) Oracle
4 18 (52.94%) Finance
5 16 (47.06%) SAN
6 15 (44.12%) Linux
7 13 (38.24%) Perl
7 13 (38.24%) HP
8 12 (35.29%) DNS
8 12 (35.29%) IBM
8 12 (35.29%) AIX
8 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
9 11 (32.35%) Veritas
9 11 (32.35%) LDAP
10 10 (29.41%) NFS
11 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
11 9 (26.47%) Windows
11 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
11 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (26.47%) Puppet
11 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (23.53%) Banking
12 8 (23.53%) Firewall
12 8 (23.53%) Java
12 8 (23.53%) Sun
13 7 (20.59%) Dell
13 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
14 6 (17.65%) DevOps

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) LDAP
4 8 (23.53%) Firewall
5 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.76%) VPN
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.82%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) YAML
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) CMDB
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) HACMP
3 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.82%) DataPower
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (67.65%) Solaris
3 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 12 (35.29%) AIX
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.88%) HPUX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
2 4 (11.76%) Service Management
2 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) SIEM
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Perl
2 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
3 8 (23.53%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
5 5 (14.71%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) NFS
2 7 (20.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (8.82%) RACF
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) Firmware
5 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
1 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.65%) OpenView
2 6 (17.65%) Control-M
2 6 (17.65%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) HP
3 12 (35.29%) IBM
4 11 (32.35%) Veritas
5 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
6 8 (23.53%) Sun
7 7 (20.59%) Dell
8 6 (17.65%) NetApp
9 3 (8.82%) CommVault
9 3 (8.82%) VMware
9 3 (8.82%) Netezza
10 2 (5.88%) EMC
10 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
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