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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support
Rank 814 725 693
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 109 241 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 90 208 235
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 -96 107 £45,000 -10.00% 15
London -63 52 £50,000 -9.09% 6
City of London +58 19 £47,500 -5.94% 4
South East +14 15 £29,500 -28.48% 2
East of England +17 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +21 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Northampton +17 11 £40,000 -
East Midlands +14 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +13 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North West +10 5 £45,000 +65.13% 4
Berkshire +9 5 £29,500 -21.33% 1
Surrey +7 5 £29,500 -30.58%
Watford +3 5 £37,500 - 1
Manchester +1 5 £45,000 +65.13% 3
Redhill - 5 £29,500 -
Ipswich - 5 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £35,000 -
North East - 4 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £40,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £40,000 - 1
South West -2 3 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Birmingham -14 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -18 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire +8 2 £36,750 -18.33%
Bedford +8 2 £42,500 +13.33%
West Yorkshire +7 2 £29,000 -10.76%
Leeds +6 2 £29,000 -10.76%
Bedfordshire +2 2 £42,500 -8.60%
Bristol -2 2 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £29,000 -10.76%

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Unix
2 148 (64.07%) SQL
3 111 (48.05%) Linux
4 81 (35.06%) Finance
5 77 (33.33%) Oracle
6 66 (28.57%) Perl
7 65 (28.14%) Windows
8 52 (22.51%) ITIL
9 51 (22.08%) Front Office
10 34 (14.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (13.85%) Shell Script
11 32 (13.85%) Problem Management
12 31 (13.42%) Java
12 31 (13.42%) AIX
13 30 (12.99%) Solaris
13 30 (12.99%) Sybase
13 30 (12.99%) FIX Protocol
14 28 (12.12%) Bash Shell
15 27 (11.69%) Degree
16 26 (11.26%) SQL Server
17 24 (10.39%) HPUX
17 24 (10.39%) Microsoft
17 24 (10.39%) Equities
18 23 (9.96%) Incident Management
18 23 (9.96%) Derivative
18 23 (9.96%) Apache
18 23 (9.96%) Windows Server
19 22 (9.52%) Fixed Income
20 21 (9.09%) Banking
20 21 (9.09%) HP

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 23 (9.96%) Apache
2 15 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.76%) JBoss
5 7 (3.03%) IIS
6 6 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.73%) Documentum
9 3 (1.30%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.30%) Jetty
9 3 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.87%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.43%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.03%) SaaS
3 3 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.30%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) Firewall
1 10 (4.33%) HTTP
1 10 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.46%) FTP
2 8 (3.46%) LDAP
3 6 (2.60%) LAN
3 6 (2.60%) NAS
3 6 (2.60%) WAN
4 5 (2.16%) SAN
5 3 (1.30%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.87%) DNS
6 2 (0.87%) Intranet
6 2 (0.87%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.43%) Internet
7 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.49%) MySQL
2 15 (6.49%) Oracle Database
2 15 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.46%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.16%) DB2
5 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.87%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) KDB
9 1 (0.43%) MS Access
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
General
1 81 (35.06%) Finance
2 51 (22.08%) Front Office
3 21 (9.09%) Banking
4 15 (6.49%) Back Office
5 6 (2.60%) Retail
6 5 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.16%) German Language
6 5 (2.16%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.30%) Marketing
8 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) International Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.99%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (5.19%) HTML
3 10 (4.33%) Web Services
3 10 (4.33%) XML
4 8 (3.46%) .NET
5 6 (2.60%) SOAP
6 4 (1.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.30%) CSS
7 3 (1.30%) JDBC
7 3 (1.30%) LAMP
7 3 (1.30%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.87%) JMS
8 2 (0.87%) Middleware
8 2 (0.87%) Spring
8 2 (0.87%) Struts
9 1 (0.43%) CGI
9 1 (0.43%) FIXML
9 1 (0.43%) Java EE
9 1 (0.43%) POSIX
9 1 (0.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (10.39%) Equities
3 23 (9.96%) Derivative
4 22 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 13 (5.63%) Statistics
6 10 (4.33%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (3.46%) Exotic Derivative
8 7 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.03%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.16%) HP Superdome
9 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.16%) Replication
10 4 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.30%) EPoS
11 3 (1.30%) Fintech
12 2 (0.87%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Unix
2 111 (48.05%) Linux
3 65 (28.14%) Windows
4 31 (13.42%) AIX
5 30 (12.99%) Solaris
6 24 (10.39%) HPUX
7 23 (9.96%) Windows Server
8 15 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.60%) CentOS
10 3 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.87%) IRIX
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.43%) Debian
12 1 (0.43%) SUSE
12 1 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.51%) ITIL
2 32 (13.85%) Problem Management
3 23 (9.96%) Incident Management
4 18 (7.79%) Mentoring
5 17 (7.36%) Release Management
6 16 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (6.49%) Electronic Trading
8 11 (4.76%) Low Latency
9 10 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (4.33%) Software Delivery
10 9 (3.90%) Time Management
11 8 (3.46%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.03%) Capacity Management
13 6 (2.60%) Open Source
14 5 (2.16%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.16%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (2.16%) Service Management
14 5 (2.16%) Web Operations
15 4 (1.73%) Data Management
15 4 (1.73%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 148 (64.07%) SQL
2 66 (28.57%) Perl
3 32 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 31 (13.42%) Java
5 28 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 18 (7.79%) Python
7 15 (6.49%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.19%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.33%) PHP
11 7 (3.03%) C++
12 4 (1.73%) Korn
13 3 (1.30%) VB
14 2 (0.87%) C
14 2 (0.87%) Lua
15 1 (0.43%) C#
15 1 (0.43%) COBOL
15 1 (0.43%) R
15 1 (0.43%) REXX
15 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.69%) Degree
2 12 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.73%) CEH
3 4 (1.73%) CISSP
4 3 (1.30%) CCENT
4 3 (1.30%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.87%) HNC
5 2 (0.87%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) MCSA
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) SLA
2 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (2.60%) KVM
2 6 (2.60%) Xen
3 5 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.16%) Squid
4 4 (1.73%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.87%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (6.49%) ITRS Geneos
2 14 (6.06%) Tivoli
3 13 (5.63%) Nagios
3 13 (5.63%) SCOM
4 9 (3.90%) Puppet
5 5 (2.16%) OpenAM
6 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.43%) Ansible
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.43%) Control-M
7 1 (0.43%) Legato
7 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 77 (33.33%) Oracle
2 30 (12.99%) Sybase
3 24 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.09%) HP
5 20 (8.66%) Red Hat
6 18 (7.79%) IBM
7 15 (6.49%) Sun
8 14 (6.06%) NetApp
9 6 (2.60%) Cisco
10 5 (2.16%) Currenex
10 5 (2.16%) FXall
10 5 (2.16%) SAP
10 5 (2.16%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.30%) Informatica
11 3 (1.30%) Splunk
11 3 (1.30%) Veritas
11 3 (1.30%) VMware
12 2 (0.87%) BMC
12 2 (0.87%) CA
12 2 (0.87%) FrontRange
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