The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Consultant
UK
Rank 835 914 905
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 18 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.033% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.034% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 30
Median salary £57,250 £51,750 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -2.17%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Unix Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 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 +84 17 £57,000 -0.86%
South East +61 7 £70,000 +21.73%
London +61 6 £41,250 -41.07%
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire +45 2 £73,750 +52.06%
Surrey +44 2 £70,000 +16.66%
West Sussex - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 £49,250 -
West Midlands +5 1 £57,500 +30.68%
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 -
Redhill - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Unix Consultant 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 Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 33 (73.33%) Linux
3 25 (55.56%) Oracle
4 24 (53.33%) Finance
5 19 (42.22%) SQL
5 19 (42.22%) Java
6 16 (35.56%) Windows
7 15 (33.33%) AIX
7 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
8 13 (28.89%) Configuration Management
9 12 (26.67%) Apache
9 12 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (26.67%) nginx
9 12 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 12 (26.67%) SDLC
10 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.22%) Banking
11 10 (22.22%) High Availability
12 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.00%) DB2
12 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
13 8 (17.78%) Middleware
13 8 (17.78%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
14 7 (15.56%) WebSphere

Unix Consultant 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 12 (26.67%) Apache
1 12 (26.67%) nginx
2 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.33%) JBoss
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) FTP
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.33%) SSL
3 4 (8.89%) Network Security
3 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) DB2
1 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Back Office
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Middleware
1 8 (17.78%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Clustering
1 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) LPAR
5 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) Fintech
6 1 (2.22%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 33 (73.33%) Linux
3 16 (35.56%) Windows
4 15 (33.33%) AIX
5 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.33%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Configuration Management
3 12 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) SDLC
3 12 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 10 (22.22%) High Availability
5 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 6 (13.33%) SOA
5 6 (13.33%) Time Management
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Network Management
7 4 (8.89%) Service Management
8 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) Use Case
9 2 (4.44%) Build Automation
9 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) ABAP
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) C
3 6 (13.33%) C++
3 6 (13.33%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.89%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (4.44%) Groovy
7 2 (4.44%) Lua
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) PowerHA
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) HDFS
3 1 (2.22%) NFS
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.22%) Control-M
3 1 (2.22%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.56%) SAP
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Sybase
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) Hitachi
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) MapR
7 1 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (2.22%) Sun