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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Specialist
Rank 845 932 931
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 31 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.022% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.022% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 53
Median salary £41,500 £60,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.83% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -2.32%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +77 30 £41,500 -30.83% 3
South East +80 9 £41,000 -4.65%
North East - 9 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 - -
Tyne and Wear - 9 - -
Portsmouth +14 8 £41,000 -2.38%
Hampshire +14 8 £41,000 -2.38%
London +58 7 £42,535 -29.10% 3
City of London +26 4 £42,535 -29.10% 1
Leeds +24 2 - -
West Yorkshire +24 2 - -
Yorkshire +19 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands -7 1 £47,000 +25.33%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £47,000 -
Erskine - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £41,500 -
Surrey - 1 £41,500 -

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 49 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (71.43%) Linux
3 30 (61.22%) AIX
4 29 (59.18%) ITIL
5 28 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 21 (42.86%) Solaris
7 19 (38.78%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
9 10 (20.41%) VMware
9 10 (20.41%) HACMP
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle
10 9 (18.37%) SQL
10 9 (18.37%) Apache
10 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (16.33%) Windows
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
12 7 (14.29%) CommVault
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (12.24%) Alfresco
13 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (12.24%) Document Management
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (12.24%) XenApp
13 6 (12.24%) vSphere
13 6 (12.24%) SUSE
13 6 (12.24%) Debian
13 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
13 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (12.24%) Google

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 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.24%) Alfresco
3 6 (12.24%) IIS
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) G Suite
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) HACMP
2 6 (12.24%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (71.43%) Linux
3 30 (61.22%) AIX
4 21 (42.86%) Solaris
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (16.33%) Windows
7 6 (12.24%) Debian
7 6 (12.24%) Mac OS X
7 6 (12.24%) NetWare
7 6 (12.24%) SUSE
7 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.08%) HPUX
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
3 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
3 6 (12.24%) Document Management
3 6 (12.24%) Project Management
3 6 (12.24%) Quality Management
3 6 (12.24%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (12.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Change Control
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 2 (4.08%) Line Management
8 1 (2.04%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (2.04%) Coaching
8 1 (2.04%) DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (2.04%) Service Design
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) ABAP
3 1 (2.04%) Korn
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) RHCE
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 6 (12.24%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.24%) vSphere
1 6 (12.24%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) EMC VPLEX
1 6 (12.24%) Nagios
1 6 (12.24%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 6 (12.24%) Simpana
2 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) CommVault
4 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 6 (12.24%) EMC
4 6 (12.24%) Google
4 6 (12.24%) Novell
5 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Netezza
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk
6 1 (2.04%) Sun
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
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