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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
UK
Rank 744 802 680
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -122
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 102 131 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 242
Median salary £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 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 +67 102 £41,000 -18.00% 7
London +43 40 £50,000 -16.66% 5
East of England +19 14 £45,000 +38.46%
Hertfordshire +19 11 - -
Watford +6 11 - -
North West - 11 £44,000 - 1
South East +45 10 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +35 10 £32,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +33 10 £35,000 -12.50%
City of London +27 9 £37,500 -37.50% 4
Yorkshire +28 7 £41,000 +26.15%
West Yorkshire - 7 £41,000 -
Solihull - 7 £35,000 -
Leeds - 7 £41,000 -
Northamptonshire +21 6 £35,000 -
East Midlands +18 6 £35,000 +19.65%
Cheshire - 6 £44,000 -
Northampton +25 5 £37,500 -
Reading +47 4 £50,000 +17.64%
South West +10 4 £30,000 +46.34%
Canary Wharf - 4 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 4 £44,000 -
Manchester - 4 £36,500 - 1
Bristol +10 3 £30,000 -
Cambridge +9 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Slough - 2 £32,000 -
Telford - 2 - -
Chessington - 2 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Unix
2 137 (73.26%) Linux
3 118 (63.10%) SQL
4 75 (40.11%) Oracle
5 69 (36.90%) ITIL
6 67 (35.83%) Finance
7 46 (24.60%) Solaris
7 46 (24.60%) Windows
7 46 (24.60%) Red Hat
8 45 (24.06%) Banking
9 44 (23.53%) Perl
10 35 (18.72%) Java
11 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 32 (17.11%) Degree
13 29 (15.51%) AIX
14 26 (13.90%) MySQL
14 26 (13.90%) Incident Management
14 26 (13.90%) Problem Management
14 26 (13.90%) Bash Shell
15 25 (13.37%) VMware
16 23 (12.30%) Back Office
16 23 (12.30%) Shell Script
16 23 (12.30%) Python
17 21 (11.23%) Sybase
18 19 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (10.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 18 (9.63%) Change Management
19 18 (9.63%) PHP
19 18 (9.63%) FTP
20 17 (9.09%) Firewall

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 14 (7.49%) Apache
2 11 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.28%) IIS
5 7 (3.74%) JBoss
6 2 (1.07%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.53%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Office
2 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Magento
2 4 (2.14%) Sage X3
3 3 (1.60%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) G Suite
1 2 (1.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.63%) FTP
2 17 (9.09%) Firewall
3 12 (6.42%) SAN
4 11 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.35%) DNS
6 7 (3.74%) Internet
6 7 (3.74%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.67%) FIX Connectivity
7 5 (2.67%) LAN
8 4 (2.14%) Network Security
9 3 (1.60%) WAN
10 2 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.07%) FWSM
10 2 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.07%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.07%) snoop
10 2 (1.07%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.07%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.53%) NAS
11 1 (0.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.90%) MySQL
3 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.35%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.14%) DTS
6 3 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.60%) DB2
6 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.07%) Informix
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) UniData
Development Applications
1 14 (7.49%) JIRA
2 7 (3.74%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.60%) PROIV
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 67 (35.83%) Finance
2 45 (24.06%) Banking
3 23 (12.30%) Back Office
4 13 (6.95%) Front Office
5 10 (5.35%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.21%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.21%) French Language
7 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.14%) Retail
9 1 (0.53%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.42%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (5.88%) .NET
2 11 (5.88%) JDBC
3 7 (3.74%) LAMP
4 5 (2.67%) HTML
5 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.14%) EDI
6 3 (1.60%) XML
7 2 (1.07%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.07%) J2EE
7 2 (1.07%) Spring
8 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.53%) JMS
8 1 (0.53%) Middleware
8 1 (0.53%) POSIX
8 1 (0.53%) RESTful
8 1 (0.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.02%) Fintech
4 13 (6.95%) Fixed Income
5 12 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.42%) Equities
6 10 (5.35%) Clustering
7 9 (4.81%) Derivative
8 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.21%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (2.14%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.07%) CMDB
12 2 (1.07%) EMC VNX
12 2 (1.07%) Replication
12 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.53%) OTC Derivatives
13 1 (0.53%) Swaptions
13 1 (0.53%) Synthetic Equity
Operating Systems
1 187 (100.00%) Unix
2 137 (73.26%) Linux
3 46 (24.60%) Solaris
3 46 (24.60%) Windows
4 29 (15.51%) AIX
5 17 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.95%) HPUX
6 13 (6.95%) Ubuntu
7 11 (5.88%) Debian
8 5 (2.67%) IRIX
8 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.14%) CentOS
9 4 (2.14%) SUSE
10 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.07%) NetWare
10 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.53%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.90%) ITIL
2 26 (13.90%) Incident Management
2 26 (13.90%) Problem Management
3 18 (9.63%) Change Management
4 13 (6.95%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (6.42%) Workflow
6 11 (5.88%) DevOps
7 10 (5.35%) Data Management
8 9 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.28%) Capacity Management
9 8 (4.28%) Migration
9 8 (4.28%) Project Management
9 8 (4.28%) Time Management
10 7 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.74%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.74%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.74%) Service Management
11 6 (3.21%) Release Management
11 6 (3.21%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (63.10%) SQL
2 44 (23.53%) Perl
3 35 (18.72%) Java
4 26 (13.90%) Bash Shell
5 23 (12.30%) Python
5 23 (12.30%) Shell Script
6 18 (9.63%) PHP
7 8 (4.28%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.21%) C#
8 6 (3.21%) VB
9 4 (2.14%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.14%) Korn
10 3 (1.60%) C++
11 2 (1.07%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.07%) C-shell
11 2 (1.07%) VBA
12 1 (0.53%) AWK
12 1 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.53%) sed
Qualifications
1 32 (17.11%) Degree
2 13 (6.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) MiFID
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.14%) vSphere
3 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.60%) NFS
4 2 (1.07%) Firmware
4 2 (1.07%) iptables
4 2 (1.07%) KVM
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.07%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (5.35%) Puppet
3 9 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.67%) Ansible
4 5 (2.67%) Ganglia
4 5 (2.67%) Nagios
4 5 (2.67%) Netcool
5 4 (2.14%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.60%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.07%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (1.07%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 2 (1.07%) SCCM
7 2 (1.07%) Simpana
8 1 (0.53%) Control-M
8 1 (0.53%) SCOM
8 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (40.11%) Oracle
2 46 (24.60%) Red Hat
3 25 (13.37%) VMware
4 21 (11.23%) Sybase
5 14 (7.49%) IBM
6 13 (6.95%) Microsoft
7 12 (6.42%) Sun
8 10 (5.35%) HP
9 7 (3.74%) Cisco
10 5 (2.67%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.67%) Charles River
10 5 (2.67%) CommVault
10 5 (2.67%) EMC
11 4 (2.14%) Cognos
11 4 (2.14%) NetApp
11 4 (2.14%) OpenText
11 4 (2.14%) Sage
11 4 (2.14%) Veeam
12 3 (1.60%) Axway
12 3 (1.60%) Veritas
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