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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Specialist
UK
Rank 826 892 893
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 32 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.028% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 58
Median salary £42,535 £43,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% -12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -10.86%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Unix Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Specialist
Top 19 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 17 January 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 +50 29 £42,535 -1.08% 3
London +65 13 £42,535 -29.10% 2
City of London +28 7 £42,535 -29.10% 1
South East +68 5 £41,000 -4.65% 1
West Midlands +5 5 £35,000 -7.89%
Hampshire +16 4 £41,000 -2.38% 1
Portsmouth +6 4 £41,000 -2.38%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Scotland - 3 £52,500 -
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -
Coventry +7 2 £53,500 +21.59%
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Guildford - 1 £41,500 -
Surrey - 1 £41,500 -

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (76.92%) Linux
3 28 (53.85%) ITIL
3 28 (53.85%) Red Hat
4 24 (46.15%) AIX
5 18 (34.62%) Solaris
6 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (26.92%) Oracle
8 13 (25.00%) SQL
8 13 (25.00%) VMware
9 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 12 (23.08%) Windows
10 11 (21.15%) Project Management
11 10 (19.23%) Quality Management
11 10 (19.23%) CommVault
11 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 10 (19.23%) Apache
11 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
11 10 (19.23%) SUSE
11 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
12 9 (17.31%) EMC VNX
12 9 (17.31%) EMC VPLEX
12 9 (17.31%) Simpana
12 9 (17.31%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 9 (17.31%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (17.31%) vSphere
12 9 (17.31%) G Suite
12 9 (17.31%) NetScaler
12 9 (17.31%) Strategic Planning

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 10 (19.23%) Apache
1 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 9 (17.31%) Alfresco
2 9 (17.31%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) G Suite
2 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) NetScaler
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.92%) FTP
5 1 (1.92%) HTTP
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) EMC VNX
2 8 (15.38%) HACMP
3 3 (5.77%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (76.92%) Linux
3 24 (46.15%) AIX
4 18 (34.62%) Solaris
5 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (23.08%) Windows
6 10 (19.23%) SUSE
7 9 (17.31%) Debian
7 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
7 9 (17.31%) NetWare
7 9 (17.31%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.85%) HPUX
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Project Management
3 10 (19.23%) Quality Management
4 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity
4 9 (17.31%) Document Management
4 9 (17.31%) Problem Management
4 9 (17.31%) Strategic Planning
4 9 (17.31%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 8 (15.38%) Change Control
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) SDLC
8 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.85%) High-Frequency Trading
9 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) Korn
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 9 (17.31%) Virtual Servers
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) vSphere
2 9 (17.31%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) NFS
3 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) EMC VPLEX
1 9 (17.31%) Nagios
1 9 (17.31%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 9 (17.31%) Simpana
2 2 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (19.23%) CommVault
5 9 (17.31%) Citrix
5 9 (17.31%) EMC
5 9 (17.31%) Google
5 9 (17.31%) Novell
6 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Netezza
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.92%) Sun
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London, UK
ECS
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago