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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Consultant
Rank 909 920 974
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 27 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.051% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 27
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.62%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Unix Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Consultant
Top 22 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 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 22 £52,500 - 1
East of England +24 5 £60,000 -
London +12 5 £70,000 +33.33%
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
Bedfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
North West - 4 £45,000 - 1
Dunstable - 4 £61,250 -
West Yorkshire +28 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire +27 3 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands -30 3 £52,500 -
Birmingham -30 3 £52,500 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Nottingham +10 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £40,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £20,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £40,500 -
Bedford - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £20,000 -
North East - 1 £40,500 -

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 34 (70.83%) Linux
3 25 (52.08%) Oracle
4 23 (47.92%) Solaris
5 19 (39.58%) Perl
6 18 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 18 (37.50%) Banking
7 17 (35.42%) Finance
8 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
9 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (22.92%) Windows
10 11 (22.92%) Python
10 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (20.83%) VMware
11 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.83%) Veritas
11 10 (20.83%) XML
11 10 (20.83%) Java
12 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) High Availability
13 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 8 (16.67%) Presales
13 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
13 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
14 7 (14.58%) Citrix
14 7 (14.58%) Migration
14 7 (14.58%) Data Security
14 7 (14.58%) Cisco

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 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) SSL
3 4 (8.33%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) DB2
3 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
General
1 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 17 (35.42%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.50%) Back Office
5 5 (10.42%) Billing
5 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
5 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.42%) Retail
5 5 (10.42%) Retail Banking
6 4 (8.33%) Front Office
7 2 (4.17%) Law
8 1 (2.08%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Fintech
4 2 (4.17%) LPAR
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 34 (70.83%) Linux
3 23 (47.92%) Solaris
4 11 (22.92%) Windows
5 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (8.33%) AIX
8 3 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.08%) SUSE
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) High Availability
2 8 (16.67%) Presales
3 7 (14.58%) Data Security
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
3 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.50%) Analytics
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) Time Management
4 6 (12.50%) Use Case
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) Data Analytics
5 5 (10.42%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Build Automation
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Perl
2 18 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.92%) Python
6 10 (20.83%) Java
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) C++
8 5 (10.42%) Lua
9 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (6.25%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (8.33%) Veritas File System
3 4 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.17%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) KVM
6 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (4.17%) Linux-HA
3 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) Veritas
2 10 (20.83%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) EMC
7 4 (8.33%) Sun
8 3 (6.25%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) IBM