The median annual salary for a Unix Support was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Unix Support
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 376 426 455
Rank change year-on-year +50 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support 20 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.078% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Median salary £41,000 £37,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.06% -3.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in the South East

Unix Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Unix Support in the South East

Unix Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support in the South East

Unix Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Berkshire +28 12 £55,000 +86.44%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,500 -
Surrey +35 2 £40,500 +37.28%
Unix Support
England

Unix Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region featuring Unix Support in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Unix
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Solaris
4 12 (40.00%) Perl
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 11 (36.67%) ITIL
6 10 (33.33%) Sun
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) AIX
7 9 (30.00%) HPUX
7 9 (30.00%) DB2
8 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) NetApp
9 7 (23.33%) Tivoli
10 6 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (20.00%) IRIX
10 6 (20.00%) HP
10 6 (20.00%) Service Management
10 6 (20.00%) C++
10 6 (20.00%) Java
10 6 (20.00%) RUP
10 6 (20.00%) IBM
10 6 (20.00%) HTTP
10 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server

Unix Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) SAS
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) snoop
2 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
2 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) Informix
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) French Language
2 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Unix
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Solaris
5 9 (30.00%) AIX
5 9 (30.00%) HPUX
6 6 (20.00%) IRIX
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) SUSE
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.33%) CentOS
9 1 (3.33%) Debian
9 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.00%) RUP
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
2 6 (20.00%) Service Management
2 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Information Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Perl
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (20.00%) AWK
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Korn
5 6 (20.00%) sed
6 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SAS 70
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 4 (13.33%) Firmware
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Sun
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (23.33%) NetApp
6 6 (20.00%) Ab Initio
6 6 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) IBM
7 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (13.33%) F5
8 4 (13.33%) Juniper
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) Nortel
9 3 (10.00%) arcserve
9 3 (10.00%) CommVault
9 3 (10.00%) EMC
9 3 (10.00%) Sybase
9 3 (10.00%) Veeam
9 3 (10.00%) Veritas
10 1 (3.33%) Splunk