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 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 Specialist
Rank 899 917 958
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 37 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.052% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.054% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 47
Median salary £40,750 £52,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +32.14%

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 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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Unix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Specialist
Top 21 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 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 +29 32 £40,500 -22.85% 3
South East +45 15 £40,500 -19.00%
Hampshire +20 13 £40,500 -4.70%
Portsmouth +13 13 £40,500 +1.25%
London +23 6 £74,500 +24.16% 2
Scotland +1 5 £48,500 -19.16%
Glasgow -2 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Yorkshire +26 4 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire +25 4 £38,500 -
Leeds +22 4 £38,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £40,000 - 1
North East - 4 £40,000 - 1
City of London +44 2 - -
East of England +23 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Berkshire +4 2 £55,500 +0.90%
Bedfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Reading +14 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands -14 1 £39,000 -13.33%
Warwickshire - 1 £39,000 -
Bedford - 1 £45,000 -

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 57 (89.06%) Linux
3 38 (59.38%) Red Hat
4 31 (48.44%) AIX
5 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 20 (31.25%) Solaris
7 18 (28.13%) Perl
7 18 (28.13%) Shell Script
8 17 (26.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 16 (25.00%) Tivoli
10 15 (23.44%) SQL
11 14 (21.88%) HACMP
11 14 (21.88%) Finance
12 13 (20.31%) Apache
13 11 (17.19%) Oracle
14 10 (15.63%) SAN
15 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
16 8 (12.50%) Banking
16 8 (12.50%) ITIL
16 8 (12.50%) Python
17 7 (10.94%) IBM
17 7 (10.94%) Service Design
18 6 (9.38%) DevOps
18 6 (9.38%) Korn
19 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
19 5 (7.81%) Veritas
19 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
19 5 (7.81%) Java
19 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database

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 13 (20.31%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) SAN
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) SSL
3 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.56%) DWDM
4 1 (1.56%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) KDB
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.56%) FishEye
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.56%) J2EE
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) HACMP
2 4 (6.25%) Equities
2 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.13%) Derivative
4 2 (3.13%) LPAR
4 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 57 (89.06%) Linux
3 31 (48.44%) AIX
4 24 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (31.25%) Solaris
6 4 (6.25%) HPUX
6 4 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) Debian
7 1 (1.56%) SUSE
7 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 8 (12.50%) ITIL
3 7 (10.94%) Service Design
4 6 (9.38%) DevOps
5 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.25%) Release Management
7 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.69%) High Availability
7 3 (4.69%) ITSM
7 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.13%) E-business
8 2 (3.13%) Open Source
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) Perl
1 18 (28.13%) Shell Script
2 15 (23.44%) SQL
3 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) Korn
6 5 (7.81%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) Clojure
8 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.56%) R
8 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) CCIE
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) LPIC
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) NFS
1 3 (4.69%) PowerHA
1 3 (4.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (6.25%) Ansible
3 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (3.13%) Linux-HA
5 2 (3.13%) Simpana
6 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.56%) Cacti
6 1 (1.56%) Control-M
6 1 (1.56%) Legato
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) IBM
4 5 (7.81%) Veritas
5 4 (6.25%) NetApp
5 4 (6.25%) Sun
6 3 (4.69%) ATG
6 3 (4.69%) CommVault
6 3 (4.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (4.69%) HP
6 3 (4.69%) SAP
7 2 (3.13%) BMC
7 2 (3.13%) Calypso
7 2 (3.13%) Murex
7 2 (3.13%) Netezza
8 1 (1.56%) arcserve
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
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