The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Support
Rank 859 884 797
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support 56 48 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.041% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.043% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 80
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -11.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -24.44%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

UNIX Support Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Support
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Support within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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 +36 48 £50,000 +23.45% 2
London +35 29 £52,500 -
City of London +42 13 £52,500 +12.90%
Manchester +20 9 £24,000 -29.41%
North West +2 9 £24,000 -31.42%
Scotland - 6 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Yorkshire +6 4 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire 0 4 £40,000 - 1
Harrogate - 4 £40,000 - 1
South East 0 3 £36,500 +12.30% 1
South Wales - 2 £27,250 -
Wales - 2 £27,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £36,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £34,250 -
Oxford - 2 £36,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £27,250 -
Stockport +6 1 £30,000 -11.76%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes -10 1 £37,500 -
Bristol -14 1 £19,000 -36.66%
South West -15 1 £19,000 -36.66%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £31,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £31,000 -

UNIX Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Support 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 in their job title.

1 101 (100.00%) UNIX
2 55 (54.46%) Solaris
3 46 (45.54%) Linux
4 44 (43.56%) Oracle
5 31 (30.69%) Red Hat
5 31 (30.69%) Banking
6 30 (29.70%) AIX
7 29 (28.71%) Veritas
8 24 (23.76%) SQL
9 23 (22.77%) IBM
9 23 (22.77%) Finance
9 23 (22.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (21.78%) NFS
10 22 (21.78%) ITIL
11 21 (20.79%) Java
11 21 (20.79%) Samba
12 19 (18.81%) Sun
12 19 (18.81%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (18.81%) Patch Management
13 18 (17.82%) Apache
13 18 (17.82%) Retail
13 18 (17.82%) Asset Management
14 17 (16.83%) Tivoli
14 17 (16.83%) Process Management
14 17 (16.83%) BMC
15 16 (15.84%) Perl
15 16 (15.84%) Internet
16 15 (14.85%) NetBackup
16 15 (14.85%) HP
16 15 (14.85%) Veritas Cluster Server

UNIX Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (17.82%) Apache
2 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.94%) GlassFish
4 5 (4.95%) JBoss
5 4 (3.96%) IIS
5 4 (3.96%) Tuxedo
6 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.98%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.98%) CMS
8 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.99%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) Internet
2 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.91%) HTTP
3 9 (8.91%) Firewall
4 8 (7.92%) SAN
5 6 (5.94%) DNS
6 3 (2.97%) SSL
6 3 (2.97%) IPv4
6 3 (2.97%) LDAP
7 2 (1.98%) LAN
7 2 (1.98%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) DB2
2 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.97%) MySQL
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.98%) MarkLogic
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.99%) Informix
5 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
General
1 31 (30.69%) Banking
2 23 (22.77%) Finance
3 18 (17.82%) Retail
4 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.97%) Back Office
7 2 (1.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.99%) Front Office
8 1 (0.99%) Advertising
8 1 (0.99%) French Language
8 1 (0.99%) German Language
8 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.99%) COM
3 1 (0.99%) XML
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Clustering
2 7 (6.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) CMDB
4 4 (3.96%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.96%) AS400
4 4 (3.96%) Derivative
5 3 (2.97%) Equities
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) PKI
6 2 (1.98%) Statistics
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) UNIX
2 55 (54.46%) Solaris
3 46 (45.54%) Linux
4 30 (29.70%) AIX
5 23 (22.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (11.88%) HPUX
7 11 (10.89%) Windows
8 6 (5.94%) SUSE
9 5 (4.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (18.81%) Patch Management
3 18 (17.82%) Asset Management
4 17 (16.83%) Process Management
5 12 (11.88%) Change Management
6 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.93%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.96%) Workflow
8 4 (3.96%) Migration
8 4 (3.96%) Information Security
8 4 (3.96%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.97%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.97%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.97%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.97%) Change Control
9 3 (2.97%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) SQL
2 21 (20.79%) Java
3 16 (15.84%) Perl
4 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.94%) Python
5 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.95%) sed
7 4 (3.96%) AWK
7 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.97%) C++
8 3 (2.97%) Korn
9 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.99%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) PHP
10 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) RHCE
2 9 (8.91%) Degree
3 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.96%) Sun Certification
4 4 (3.96%) SAP Certification
5 3 (2.97%) SCSA
6 1 (0.99%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.99%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
2 6 (5.94%) QA
3 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (21.78%) NFS
2 21 (20.79%) Samba
3 15 (14.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.97%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.98%) Squid
6 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.99%) GPFS
7 1 (0.99%) XenApp
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) Tivoli
2 15 (14.85%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.98%) Puppet
5 1 (0.99%) Control-M
5 1 (0.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (43.56%) Oracle
2 31 (30.69%) Red Hat
3 29 (28.71%) Veritas
4 23 (22.77%) IBM
5 19 (18.81%) Sun
6 17 (16.83%) BMC
7 15 (14.85%) HP
8 13 (12.87%) VMware
9 6 (5.94%) SAP
9 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.95%) Sybase
11 4 (3.96%) ATG
12 3 (2.97%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (1.98%) Currenex
13 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.98%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.98%) Dell
13 2 (1.98%) Citrix
13 2 (1.98%) Hitachi
14 1 (0.99%) NetApp
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