The median annual salary for a Senior Unix Support was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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 Support
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 936 974
Rank change year-on-year +48 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Support 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.13% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £84,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 - £47,500

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 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Senior Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Unix Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Unix Support in the UK

Senior Unix Support
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Unix Support in the UK

Senior Unix Support
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Support within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +52 1 £55,000 -24.13% 1
UK excluding London - 1 £55,000 -
North of England - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Unix Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Unix Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Senior Unix Support 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C-shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle