The median annual salary for a Senior Unix Specialist was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Senior Unix Specialist
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 889 927 975
Rank change year-on-year +38 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Specialist 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £62,500 £38,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.33% -50.32%  
UK excluding London median salary - £38,500 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Unix Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Unix Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Unix Specialist in the UK

Senior Unix Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Unix Specialist in the UK

Senior Unix Specialist
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Specialist within the UK 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
England +41 1 £62,500 +62.33%
London - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior Unix 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 Senior Unix Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate

Senior Unix Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Liferay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle