The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Technical Specialist
UK
Rank 845 913 928
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Technical Specialist 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.005% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.00%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Unix Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Technical Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Unix Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Technical Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Technical Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Edinburgh - 4 £52,500 -
Scotland - 4 £52,500 -
England +75 2 £48,500 -19.16%
West Midlands +1 1 £47,000 +34.28%
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £47,000 -
South East - 1 £50,000 -

Unix Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Unix Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (33.33%) CommVault
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Informix
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) arcserve
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Unix Technical Specialist 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 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Netezza
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam