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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Consultant
Rank 870 858 862
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 16 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.014% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,349 £35,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 £27,500 £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 23 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 +13 13 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South East -29 4 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
London - 4 £62,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £46,000 -
City of London - 3 £62,500 -
Scotland - 3 £46,000 -
Guildford - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire 0 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -23 1 £55,330 +58.08% 1
Coventry - 1 £55,330 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £42,500 -

UNIX Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (68.57%) Solaris
3 20 (57.14%) Oracle
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
5 15 (42.86%) HP
5 15 (42.86%) Finance
5 15 (42.86%) SAN
6 13 (37.14%) DNS
6 13 (37.14%) IBM
6 13 (37.14%) AIX
6 13 (37.14%) Perl
7 12 (34.29%) LDAP
7 12 (34.29%) Veritas
7 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
8 11 (31.43%) NFS
9 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (25.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 9 (25.71%) Sun
11 8 (22.86%) Dell
11 8 (22.86%) Firewall
11 8 (22.86%) Puppet
11 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 7 (20.00%) Banking
12 7 (20.00%) CMDB
12 7 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
13 6 (17.14%) Python

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) SAN
2 13 (37.14%) DNS
3 12 (34.29%) LDAP
4 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.86%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (8.57%) VLAN
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.57%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.57%) YAML
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) CMDB
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) HACMP
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.57%) DataPower
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (68.57%) Solaris
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 13 (37.14%) AIX
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (8.57%) HPUX
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Investment Management
2 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Service Management
3 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) SIEM
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Perl
2 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
3 6 (17.14%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) C
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) RHCE
2 1 (2.86%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) NFS
2 9 (25.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (8.57%) RACF
4 3 (8.57%) Firmware
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (14.29%) Control-M
2 5 (14.29%) OpenView
2 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) HP
3 13 (37.14%) IBM
4 12 (34.29%) Veritas
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 9 (25.71%) Sun
7 8 (22.86%) Dell
8 6 (17.14%) NetApp
9 3 (8.57%) Netezza
9 3 (8.57%) CommVault
9 3 (8.57%) EMC
10 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
10 2 (5.71%) VMware
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum + OTE + £6.6K Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £67000 per annum + OTE + £6.6K Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago