The median annual salary for a Senior Unix Support was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 941 950
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Support 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.009% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Median salary - £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.36%  
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £45,000

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle