The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Technical Specialist
Rank - 867 883
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Technical Specialist 0 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 17
Average salary - £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.77%
UK excluding London average salary - £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.50%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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