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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Specialist
UK
Rank 821 924 895
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 36 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.022% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.022% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 55
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £38,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -17.39%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Unix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Specialist
Top 17 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +107 31 £42,535 -14.93% 2
London +80 14 £42,535 -18.98%
City of London +37 9 £42,535 -29.10%
West Midlands +34 9 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Solihull - 7 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £52,500 -
Scotland - 5 £52,500 -
South East +49 4 £50,000 +6.95% 1
North West - 4 £46,000 -
Manchester - 3 - -
Coventry +10 2 £49,500 +30.26% 1
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Surrey - 2 £75,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £46,000 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £46,000 -

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 66 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (81.82%) Linux
3 38 (57.58%) Red Hat
4 27 (40.91%) ITIL
5 26 (39.39%) AIX
6 25 (37.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (33.33%) Solaris
8 21 (31.82%) Oracle
9 20 (30.30%) SQL
10 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
11 17 (25.76%) SUSE
11 17 (25.76%) VMware
12 15 (22.73%) Windows
12 15 (22.73%) EMC
12 15 (22.73%) CommVault
12 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (19.70%) Debian
13 13 (19.70%) Project Management
13 13 (19.70%) Quality Management
13 13 (19.70%) Ubuntu
13 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
13 13 (19.70%) Apache
13 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database
14 12 (18.18%) G Suite
14 12 (18.18%) NetScaler
14 12 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
14 12 (18.18%) Simpana
14 12 (18.18%) EMC VNX
14 12 (18.18%) Alfresco

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 (19.70%) Apache
1 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
2 12 (18.18%) Alfresco
2 12 (18.18%) IIS
3 5 (7.58%) MQSeries
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) G Suite
2 3 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 7 (10.61%) SAN
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) LAN
4 2 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) FTP
5 1 (1.52%) HTTP
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database
3 12 (18.18%) MySQL
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) Informix
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (7.58%) Banking
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (4.55%) POSIX
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (3.03%) YAML
4 1 (1.52%) LAMP
4 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 8 (12.12%) HACMP
3 5 (7.58%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.52%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (81.82%) Linux
3 26 (39.39%) AIX
4 25 (37.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (33.33%) Solaris
6 17 (25.76%) SUSE
7 15 (22.73%) Windows
8 13 (19.70%) Debian
8 13 (19.70%) Ubuntu
9 12 (18.18%) Mac OS X
9 12 (18.18%) NetWare
10 6 (9.09%) CentOS
11 5 (7.58%) HPUX
12 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
13 1 (1.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Project Management
2 13 (19.70%) Quality Management
3 12 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 12 (18.18%) Document Management
3 12 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 12 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 11 (16.67%) Change Control
5 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.12%) Migration
6 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.58%) SDLC
8 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.03%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Python
3 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.06%) Korn
5 3 (4.55%) AWK
5 3 (4.55%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) Ruby
5 3 (4.55%) sed
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) ABAP
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 12 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 12 (18.18%) vSphere
3 12 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (3.03%) NFS
4 2 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.52%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
1 12 (18.18%) Nagios
1 12 (18.18%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 12 (18.18%) Simpana
2 2 (3.03%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Red Hat
2 21 (31.82%) Oracle
3 17 (25.76%) VMware
4 15 (22.73%) CommVault
4 15 (22.73%) EMC
5 12 (18.18%) Citrix
5 12 (18.18%) Google
5 12 (18.18%) Novell
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.58%) Sun
7 4 (6.06%) HP
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
7 4 (6.06%) Veritas
8 2 (3.03%) arcserve
8 2 (3.03%) IBM
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
8 2 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.52%) Isilon
9 1 (1.52%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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