The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Specialist
Rank 902 921 936
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 16 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.039% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.040% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 36
Median salary £40,500 £47,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +5.29%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Unix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Specialist within the UK.

Unix Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Specialist over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Unix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Specialist
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +24 13 £40,500 -37.69% 4
North East - 7 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £40,000 -
South East +39 3 £48,000 +1.05% 1
Scotland +17 2 - -
Hampshire +10 2 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Erskine - 2 - -
London +37 1 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Yorkshire +13 1 - -
Leeds +12 1 - -
West Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £41,000 - 1
Winchester - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Unix Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Unix
2 45 (81.82%) Linux
3 35 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 34 (61.82%) AIX
5 20 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (34.55%) ITIL
6 19 (34.55%) Solaris
7 18 (32.73%) Problem Management
8 16 (29.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 15 (27.27%) HACMP
9 15 (27.27%) Tivoli
10 14 (25.45%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 10 (18.18%) Finance
12 9 (16.36%) SQL
13 7 (12.73%) Apache
14 6 (10.91%) Perl
15 5 (9.09%) Oracle
15 5 (9.09%) HP
15 5 (9.09%) Service Design
16 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (7.27%) Banking
16 4 (7.27%) VMware
16 4 (7.27%) Web Services
17 3 (5.45%) Windows
17 3 (5.45%) HPUX
17 3 (5.45%) SOA
17 3 (5.45%) IBM
17 3 (5.45%) Sun
17 3 (5.45%) Veritas

Unix Specialist 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 7 (12.73%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) DWDM
2 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.82%) FTP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) NetScreen
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
2 3 (5.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) HACMP
2 2 (3.64%) Derivative
2 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.64%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) LPAR
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Unix
2 45 (81.82%) Linux
3 34 (61.82%) AIX
4 20 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (34.55%) Solaris
6 3 (5.45%) HPUX
6 3 (5.45%) Windows
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 18 (32.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.09%) Service Design
4 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) High Availability
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Coaching
7 1 (1.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) Line Management
7 1 (1.82%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) ABAP
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Korn
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) CCIE
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) LPIC
3 1 (1.82%) RHCE
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.82%) NFS
2 1 (1.82%) RACF
2 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (27.27%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.64%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.82%) Cacti
4 1 (1.82%) Legato
4 1 (1.82%) Linux-HA
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.82%) Simpana
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.09%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) Sun
4 3 (5.45%) Veritas
5 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.64%) Calypso
5 2 (3.64%) CommVault
5 2 (3.64%) Murex
5 2 (3.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) BMC
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Juniper
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) Veeam
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