The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 825 651 650
Rank change year-on-year
-174 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 93 322 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 84 291 299
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Unix Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Support
Salary Trend

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

Unix Support Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Support over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Unix Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -158 88 £50,000 -14.52% 11
London -102 56 £50,000 -20.00% 6
South East +34 13 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +19 12 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London +45 11 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Reading +19 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Tyne and Wear - 7 £40,000 -
North East - 7 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £40,000 -
North West +7 6 £30,500 -1.61% 2
Cheshire +33 3 £25,000 -33.33%
East of England +7 3 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -16 3 £50,000 +61.29% 2
Chester - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland +21 2 - -
Cardiff +10 2 £27,500 +0.91%
Hertfordshire 0 2 £45,000 -
Wales -3 2 £27,500 -
South Wales -6 2 £27,500 -
South West -26 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £22,500 -
Erskine - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £22,500 -
Slough +19 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Harrogate +17 1 £42,500 +10.38%
Yorkshire +10 1 £42,500 +14.86%
North Yorkshire +1 1 £42,500 +14.86%
Watford -7 1 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £32,500 - 1

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Unix Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 198 (100.00%) Unix
2 102 (51.52%) Linux
3 99 (50.00%) SQL
4 77 (38.89%) Finance
5 72 (36.36%) ITIL
6 65 (32.83%) Oracle
7 60 (30.30%) Solaris
8 41 (20.71%) Red Hat
9 40 (20.20%) AIX
10 36 (18.18%) Java
11 33 (16.67%) Windows
11 33 (16.67%) Banking
12 32 (16.16%) Sybase
13 31 (15.66%) Degree
14 30 (15.15%) Perl
14 30 (15.15%) Problem Management
15 29 (14.65%) Shell Script
16 25 (12.63%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (12.12%) Derivative
18 23 (11.62%) Front Office
18 23 (11.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 23 (11.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (11.62%) ITRS Geneos
19 21 (10.61%) Fixed Income
20 20 (10.10%) Change Management
20 20 (10.10%) HPUX
20 20 (10.10%) Sun
21 19 (9.60%) Apache
21 19 (9.60%) JIRA
22 18 (9.09%) Puppet

Unix Support 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 19 (9.60%) Apache
2 15 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.54%) IIS
5 4 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.52%) Documentum
6 3 (1.52%) JBoss
7 2 (1.01%) OpenROAD
7 2 (1.01%) Xceptor
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
1 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.06%) Firewall
1 12 (6.06%) SAN
2 11 (5.56%) FTP
3 8 (4.04%) LAN
3 8 (4.04%) WAN
4 7 (3.54%) Internet
4 7 (3.54%) LDAP
5 6 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.53%) DNS
6 5 (2.53%) Network Security
7 4 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.02%) FWSM
7 4 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.02%) snoop
7 4 (2.02%) tcpdump
7 4 (2.02%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.52%) NAS
9 2 (1.01%) Intranet
9 2 (1.01%) VLAN
10 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.07%) MySQL
4 7 (3.54%) DB2
5 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.01%) Big Data
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (9.60%) JIRA
2 10 (5.05%) Subversion
3 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (38.89%) Finance
2 33 (16.67%) Banking
3 23 (11.62%) Front Office
4 15 (7.58%) Back Office
5 9 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.04%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.03%) German Language
7 6 (3.03%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.01%) International Banking
10 2 (1.01%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) French Language
11 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (7.07%) XML
3 10 (5.05%) Hibernate
3 10 (5.05%) Spring
4 9 (4.55%) SOAP
5 7 (3.54%) HTML
6 6 (3.03%) LAMP
7 4 (2.02%) Middleware
8 3 (1.52%) .NET
8 3 (1.52%) Java EE 5
8 3 (1.52%) JBoss Seam
8 3 (1.52%) jQuery
8 3 (1.52%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.52%) Web Services
9 2 (1.01%) J2EE
9 2 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.51%) CSS
10 1 (0.51%) Java EE
10 1 (0.51%) REST
10 1 (0.51%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.12%) Derivative
2 23 (11.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (10.61%) Fixed Income
4 16 (8.08%) Equities
5 14 (7.07%) Clustering
6 12 (6.06%) Fintech
7 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.03%) Replication
9 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.53%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.53%) Statistics
10 4 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.02%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.01%) Market Risk
12 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 198 (100.00%) Unix
2 102 (51.52%) Linux
3 60 (30.30%) Solaris
4 40 (20.20%) AIX
5 33 (16.67%) Windows
6 23 (11.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (10.10%) HPUX
8 10 (5.05%) Windows Server
9 7 (3.54%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (3.54%) SUSE
10 6 (3.03%) CentOS
11 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.01%) IRIX
13 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.51%) Debian
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.36%) ITIL
2 30 (15.15%) Problem Management
3 20 (10.10%) Change Management
4 15 (7.58%) Incident Management
5 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
6 12 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (5.56%) Release Management
7 11 (5.56%) Workflow
8 10 (5.05%) Business Development
8 10 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.05%) Issue Tracking
9 9 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.55%) Service Management
10 8 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.54%) DevOps
12 6 (3.03%) Capacity Management
12 6 (3.03%) Data Management
12 6 (3.03%) Web Development
13 5 (2.53%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (18.18%) Java
3 30 (15.15%) Perl
4 29 (14.65%) Shell Script
5 12 (6.06%) PHP
6 10 (5.05%) C
7 9 (4.55%) Python
8 6 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.03%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.53%) C++
9 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.53%) VB
10 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.52%) VBA
12 2 (1.01%) Lua
13 1 (0.51%) C#
13 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (15.66%) Degree
2 25 (12.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.53%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MCSA
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.05%) SLA
2 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.01%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 7 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.03%) vSphere
3 4 (2.02%) Firmware
3 4 (2.02%) iptables
3 4 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.01%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (11.62%) ITRS Geneos
2 18 (9.09%) Puppet
3 9 (4.55%) Nagios
3 9 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.54%) SCOM
4 7 (3.54%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (1.52%) Ansible
6 3 (1.52%) Control-M
6 3 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.01%) yum
8 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.51%) Legato
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.51%) SCCM
8 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (32.83%) Oracle
2 41 (20.71%) Red Hat
3 32 (16.16%) Sybase
4 20 (10.10%) Sun
5 17 (8.59%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.08%) HP
7 15 (7.58%) VMware
8 12 (6.06%) IBM
9 9 (4.55%) NetApp
10 8 (4.04%) Hitachi
11 7 (3.54%) Cisco
11 7 (3.54%) EMC
12 5 (2.53%) ServiceNow
13 4 (2.02%) Egenera
13 4 (2.02%) F5
13 4 (2.02%) Foundry
13 4 (2.02%) Veritas
14 3 (1.52%) Adobe
14 3 (1.52%) Cognos
14 3 (1.52%) Novell
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