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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Consultant
Rank 920 927 982
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 28 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.040% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.041% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 14
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +25.00%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 2016. 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 -12 26 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East of England +21 9 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £62,500 -
London -2 8 £70,000 +30.23%
Dunstable - 7 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Bedford - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Nottingham +11 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £42,500 +8.97%
East Midlands +1 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 - 1
North East - 1 £50,000 - 1

Unix Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 59 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (67.80%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) Solaris
4 22 (37.29%) Oracle
4 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
5 20 (33.90%) Red Hat
5 20 (33.90%) Perl
5 20 (33.90%) Finance
6 14 (23.73%) Python
7 13 (22.03%) VMware
7 13 (22.03%) Banking
7 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
8 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (20.34%) AIX
9 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
10 8 (13.56%) Presales
10 8 (13.56%) Veritas
10 8 (13.56%) SQL
11 7 (11.86%) Windows
11 7 (11.86%) SAN
11 7 (11.86%) Informatica
11 7 (11.86%) PowerCenter
11 7 (11.86%) Cisco
11 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.86%) Sun
11 7 (11.86%) Citrix
11 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
11 7 (11.86%) Data Security
11 7 (11.86%) TOGAF

Unix Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) SAN
2 4 (6.78%) LDAP
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.86%) PowerCenter
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) DB2
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.47%) Back Office
5 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
5 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.08%) Front Office
7 2 (3.39%) Law
8 1 (1.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (6.78%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.39%) Fintech
4 2 (3.39%) LPAR
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (67.80%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) Solaris
4 12 (20.34%) AIX
4 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.86%) Windows
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (6.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.39%) CentOS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.69%) SUSE
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) Presales
2 7 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (11.86%) Data Security
2 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (10.17%) High Availability
3 6 (10.17%) Software Deployment
3 6 (10.17%) Use Case
4 5 (8.47%) Analytics
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Data Analytics
5 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (6.78%) ETL
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.08%) DevOps
6 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.08%) OOD
6 3 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Shell Script
2 20 (33.90%) Perl
3 14 (23.73%) Python
4 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.56%) SQL
6 6 (10.17%) C
6 6 (10.17%) C++
6 6 (10.17%) Java
6 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.78%) Korn
7 4 (6.78%) Lua
8 2 (3.39%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) RHCSA
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (8.47%) Veritas File System
4 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (6.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.39%) NFS
5 2 (3.39%) Postfix
5 2 (3.39%) PowerHA
5 2 (3.39%) vCloud
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.47%) Ansible
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.39%) Linux-HA
5 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.69%) Legato
6 1 (1.69%) Salt
6 1 (1.69%) Simpana
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Oracle
2 20 (33.90%) Red Hat
3 13 (22.03%) VMware
4 8 (13.56%) Veritas
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Citrix
5 7 (11.86%) Informatica
5 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.86%) Sun
6 4 (6.78%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
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