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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Consultant
Rank 891 867 881
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Consultant 14 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.006% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,665 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.03% +20.00%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

UNIX Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Consultant
Top 14 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 September 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
(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 14 £50,000 +1.52% 2
South East -5 9 £61,250 +36.11%
Surrey - 7 £60,000 -
Kent - 3 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £47,665 - 2
Chertsey - 2 £44,000 -
Coventry - 2 £51,498 - 1
London +2 1 £45,000 -15.88%
Solihull - 1 £47,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -

UNIX Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Solaris
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) AIX
5 12 (57.14%) HP
6 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (47.62%) Finance
8 9 (42.86%) Veritas
9 8 (38.10%) SAN
10 7 (33.33%) Project Management
10 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 7 (33.33%) IBM
10 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 7 (33.33%) NFS
10 7 (33.33%) Oracle
10 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
10 7 (33.33%) Puppet
10 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (28.57%) Perl
11 6 (28.57%) Windows
11 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
11 6 (28.57%) Sun
11 6 (28.57%) EMC
12 5 (23.81%) OpenView
12 5 (23.81%) Dell
12 5 (23.81%) DNS
12 5 (23.81%) Apache
12 5 (23.81%) LDAP

UNIX Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) LDAP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.76%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Luxembourgish Language
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) YAML
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Firmware
2 5 (23.81%) CMDB
3 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) HACMP
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (85.71%) Solaris
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) AIX
4 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) HPUX
7 2 (9.52%) CentOS
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Korn
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) NFS
2 4 (19.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
1 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (23.81%) OpenView
3 5 (23.81%) Control-M
4 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) Legato
5 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 9 (42.86%) Veritas
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) IBM
5 6 (28.57%) Sun
5 6 (28.57%) EMC
6 5 (23.81%) Dell
6 5 (23.81%) JBoss
7 3 (14.29%) NetApp
8 2 (9.52%) Symantec
8 2 (9.52%) VMware
9 1 (4.76%) Netezza
9 1 (4.76%) CommVault
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55330.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago