The median annual salary for a Unix Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support
UK / England
Rank 742 821 684
Rank change year-on-year +79 -137  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 95 108 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82 87 217
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
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 next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Unix Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in England

Unix Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Support in England.

Salary trend for Unix Support in England

Unix Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support in England

Unix Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +55 41 £50,000 -23.07% 5
East of England +24 11 £38,000 +8.57%
North West - 10 £36,500 -
South East +66 9 £32,000 -8.57% 3
West Midlands +33 8 £35,000 -1.40%
East Midlands +7 7 £34,500 -8.00%
South West +19 6 £30,000 +46.34% 2
Yorkshire +27 3 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Unix Support
UK

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the England region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 174 (100.00%) Unix
2 132 (75.86%) Linux
3 110 (63.22%) SQL
4 67 (38.51%) Oracle
5 58 (33.33%) ITIL
6 56 (32.18%) Finance
7 51 (29.31%) Windows
8 44 (25.29%) Solaris
8 44 (25.29%) Red Hat
9 43 (24.71%) Banking
10 42 (24.14%) Perl
11 35 (20.11%) SQL Server
12 31 (17.82%) Java
12 31 (17.82%) AIX
13 27 (15.52%) Bash Shell
14 26 (14.94%) Degree
15 25 (14.37%) MySQL
15 25 (14.37%) Python
16 24 (13.79%) VMware
17 23 (13.22%) Incident Management
18 22 (12.64%) Shell Script
19 21 (12.07%) Back Office
20 20 (11.49%) Problem Management
20 20 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (11.49%) Sybase
21 18 (10.34%) PHP
21 18 (10.34%) FTP
21 18 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 17 (9.77%) SLA
23 16 (9.20%) Computer Science

Unix Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (6.90%) Apache
2 9 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.02%) JBoss
3 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.45%) IIS
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.15%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.57%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Office
2 9 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Magento
2 6 (3.45%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.57%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.34%) FTP
2 15 (8.62%) Firewall
3 12 (6.90%) SAN
4 11 (6.32%) DNS
4 11 (6.32%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.02%) Internet
5 7 (4.02%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.87%) FIX Connectivity
6 5 (2.87%) LAN
7 3 (1.72%) WAN
8 2 (1.15%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.37%) MySQL
3 16 (9.20%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (3.45%) DTS
6 5 (2.87%) DB2
7 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.72%) Informix
8 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.57%) UniData
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) JIRA
2 7 (4.02%) PROIV
3 6 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) GoCD
General
1 56 (32.18%) Finance
2 43 (24.71%) Banking
3 21 (12.07%) Back Office
4 12 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.32%) Front Office
6 6 (3.45%) French Language
6 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.45%) Retail
7 5 (2.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.15%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.32%) .NET
1 11 (6.32%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (6.32%) JDBC
2 7 (4.02%) LAMP
3 6 (3.45%) EDI
4 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.72%) HTML
6 2 (1.15%) J2EE
7 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.57%) JMS
7 1 (0.57%) Middleware
7 1 (0.57%) POSIX
7 1 (0.57%) RESTful
7 1 (0.57%) Spring
7 1 (0.57%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.62%) Fintech
3 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (6.90%) Fixed Income
6 9 (5.17%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.02%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.45%) Clustering
8 6 (3.45%) Equities
9 5 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.87%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.72%) Replication
11 2 (1.15%) CMDB
11 2 (1.15%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.57%) Derivative
12 1 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (0.57%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.57%) Synthetic Equity
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Unix
2 132 (75.86%) Linux
3 51 (29.31%) Windows
4 44 (25.29%) Solaris
5 31 (17.82%) AIX
6 18 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (9.20%) Ubuntu
8 15 (8.62%) HPUX
9 11 (6.32%) Debian
10 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (3.45%) IRIX
12 5 (2.87%) SUSE
13 4 (2.30%) CentOS
14 2 (1.15%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.15%) NetWare
14 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
15 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.57%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.33%) ITIL
2 23 (13.22%) Incident Management
3 20 (11.49%) Problem Management
4 15 (8.62%) Change Management
4 15 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (7.47%) Workflow
6 11 (6.32%) DevOps
7 10 (5.75%) Data Management
7 10 (5.75%) Project Management
8 9 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.17%) Migration
9 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.60%) High Availability
9 8 (4.60%) Time Management
10 7 (4.02%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.45%) Process Improvement
11 6 (3.45%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (63.22%) SQL
2 42 (24.14%) Perl
3 31 (17.82%) Java
4 27 (15.52%) Bash Shell
5 25 (14.37%) Python
6 22 (12.64%) Shell Script
7 18 (10.34%) PHP
8 8 (4.60%) VB
9 7 (4.02%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.87%) C#
11 4 (2.30%) Korn
12 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.15%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.15%) C++
13 2 (1.15%) C-shell
13 2 (1.15%) VBA
14 1 (0.57%) AWK
14 1 (0.57%) C
14 1 (0.57%) Ruby
14 1 (0.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) Degree
2 9 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.77%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) PMO
3 2 (1.15%) MiFID
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.30%) NFS
3 3 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.72%) KVM
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.15%) vSphere
4 2 (1.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (2.87%) Ansible
2 5 (2.87%) Ganglia
2 5 (2.87%) Nagios
2 5 (2.87%) Netcool
2 5 (2.87%) Puppet
3 4 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.72%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.15%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (1.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 2 (1.15%) Simpana
6 1 (0.57%) SCCM
6 1 (0.57%) SCOM
6 1 (0.57%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (38.51%) Oracle
2 44 (25.29%) Red Hat
3 24 (13.79%) VMware
4 20 (11.49%) Sybase
5 14 (8.05%) IBM
6 13 (7.47%) Microsoft
7 11 (6.32%) Sun
8 8 (4.60%) HP
9 6 (3.45%) Cognos
9 6 (3.45%) CommVault
9 6 (3.45%) EMC
9 6 (3.45%) OpenText
9 6 (3.45%) Sage
10 5 (2.87%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.87%) Charles River
10 5 (2.87%) Cisco
10 5 (2.87%) NetApp
10 5 (2.87%) Veeam
11 4 (2.30%) Veritas
12 3 (1.72%) Citrix
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