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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Technical Specialist
Rank 881 928 875
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Technical Specialist 27 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.001% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £42,500

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
105077 114312 105347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.60% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85966 92614 87650
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Technical Specialist over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

UNIX Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Technical Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 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 +49 23 £48,750 - 3
City of London - 5 - -
North West - 5 £40,000 - 1
London - 5 - - 1
South East - 4 £50,000 -
Scotland - 4 £45,000 - 2
South West -20 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Somerset - 3 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Leeds - 3 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 - 1

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (64.71%) IBM
3 20 (58.82%) Linux
4 19 (55.88%) Oracle
4 19 (55.88%) Solaris
5 15 (44.12%) Banking
6 14 (41.18%) Retail
6 14 (41.18%) AIX
7 12 (35.29%) SAN
7 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
9 10 (29.41%) HP
9 10 (29.41%) Sun
9 10 (29.41%) Veritas
10 9 (26.47%) Process Management
10 9 (26.47%) Change Management
10 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) Hitachi
10 9 (26.47%) LPAR
11 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 5 (14.71%) Clustering
12 5 (14.71%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) Python
12 5 (14.71%) LDAP
12 5 (14.71%) NFS
12 5 (14.71%) HPUX
12 5 (14.71%) BMC
12 5 (14.71%) Dell

UNIX Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) LPAR
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) HACMP
2 5 (14.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) DataPower
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Solaris
4 14 (41.18%) AIX
5 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) HPUX
7 3 (8.82%) SUSE
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Process Management
1 9 (26.47%) Change Management
1 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
3 3 (8.82%) Data Management
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) High Availability
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Perl
2 5 (14.71%) Python
2 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) Korn
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) RHCE
1 2 (5.88%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) NFS
1 5 (14.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (14.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.88%) Samba
3 1 (2.94%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (14.71%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.94%) OpenView
3 1 (2.94%) Control-M
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) IBM
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (29.41%) Veritas
4 10 (29.41%) Sun
4 10 (29.41%) HP
5 9 (26.47%) Hitachi
6 5 (14.71%) BMC
6 5 (14.71%) Dell
7 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 3 (8.82%) EMC
8 3 (8.82%) Sybase
9 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
9 2 (5.88%) ATG
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago