The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support Analyst
Rank 868 817 814
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 67 120 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 91
Average salary £60,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,100 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +14.75%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unix Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Unix Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Unix Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Unix Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 66 £60,000 +29.03% 7
London -14 44 £65,000 +8.33% 6
East of England -18 11 £32,100 -25.78%
South East +22 7 £36,000 -
Watford +6 6 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 6 £34,000 +13.33%
City of London +43 5 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Surrey +15 5 £27,000 -
Bedfordshire -7 5 £31,000 -33.33%
Bedford - 4 £31,550 -
Bristol -24 2 £20,000 -42.85%
South West -26 2 £20,000 -42.85%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,500 -
Scotland +2 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham -4 1 £33,000 -12.00%
West Midlands -17 1 £33,000 +1.53%
East Midlands - 1 £23,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £23,500 -
Leicester - 1 £23,500 -
Redhill - 1 £27,000 -

Unix Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Unix Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Support Analyst in their job title.

1 208 (100.00%) Unix
2 154 (74.04%) SQL
3 118 (56.73%) Perl
4 110 (52.88%) Linux
5 103 (49.52%) Oracle
6 70 (33.65%) Sybase
7 49 (23.56%) Python
8 40 (19.23%) Front Office
9 39 (18.75%) Finance
9 39 (18.75%) ITIL
10 38 (18.27%) Windows
11 35 (16.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (16.83%) FIX Protocol
12 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
13 32 (15.38%) Sun
14 29 (13.94%) Equities
15 28 (13.46%) Java
16 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
17 26 (12.50%) Shell Script
18 24 (11.54%) Solaris
18 24 (11.54%) Problem Management
19 23 (11.06%) WebSphere
19 23 (11.06%) Electronic Trading
19 23 (11.06%) AIX
20 22 (10.58%) Apache
20 22 (10.58%) Equity Derivative
21 21 (10.10%) ITRS Geneos
22 20 (9.62%) Derivative
22 20 (9.62%) Bash Shell
22 20 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery

Unix Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Unix Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (11.06%) WebSphere
2 22 (10.58%) Apache
3 18 (8.65%) Tomcat
4 14 (6.73%) JBoss
5 13 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
5 13 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.88%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (6.25%) MS Office
2 10 (4.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.48%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.81%) SaaS
2 5 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) FTP
2 9 (4.33%) HTTP
3 5 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.92%) Firewall
4 4 (1.92%) LDAP
4 4 (1.92%) NAS
4 4 (1.92%) SSH
5 2 (0.96%) SAN
6 1 (0.48%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.17%) MySQL
3 14 (6.73%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.25%) DB2
5 8 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.96%) Big Data
8 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.48%) Informix
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.88%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (19.23%) Front Office
2 39 (18.75%) Finance
3 19 (9.13%) Banking
4 11 (5.29%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.40%) Back Office
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.83%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (7.21%) LAMP
3 13 (6.25%) JDBC
3 13 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (2.88%) Web Services
5 4 (1.92%) .NET
5 4 (1.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.48%) CGI
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) Middleware
6 1 (0.48%) Spring
6 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 29 (13.94%) Equities
3 22 (10.58%) Equity Derivative
4 20 (9.62%) Derivative
5 8 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.37%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.88%) Replication
8 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.92%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.44%) Exotic Derivative
10 3 (1.44%) Statistics
11 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 208 (100.00%) Unix
2 110 (52.88%) Linux
3 38 (18.27%) Windows
4 24 (11.54%) Solaris
5 23 (11.06%) AIX
6 9 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.48%) SUSE
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.75%) ITIL
2 24 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 23 (11.06%) Electronic Trading
4 20 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (8.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (8.17%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 6 (2.88%) E-Commerce
8 6 (2.88%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (2.88%) Release Management
9 4 (1.92%) Capacity Management
9 4 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (1.92%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (1.92%) High Availability
9 4 (1.92%) Performance Management
10 3 (1.44%) Functional Testing
10 3 (1.44%) Investment Management
10 3 (1.44%) Process Improvement
10 3 (1.44%) Software Delivery
10 3 (1.44%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 154 (74.04%) SQL
2 118 (56.73%) Perl
3 49 (23.56%) Python
4 28 (13.46%) Java
5 26 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 20 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.44%) PHP
10 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.96%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (5.77%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.92%) IBM AIX Certification
3 4 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) QA
1 10 (4.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (10.10%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (2.40%) Puppet
3 4 (1.92%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 103 (49.52%) Oracle
2 70 (33.65%) Sybase
3 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
4 32 (15.38%) Sun
5 17 (8.17%) IBM
6 11 (5.29%) Fidessa
7 6 (2.88%) Informatica
7 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.92%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.92%) SAP
8 4 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.44%) Splunk
10 2 (0.96%) F5
11 1 (0.48%) BMC
11 1 (0.48%) Currenex
11 1 (0.48%) FXall
11 1 (0.48%) HP
11 1 (0.48%) Remedy
11 1 (0.48%) Veritas
11 1 (0.48%) VMware
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