Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Consultant was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Unix Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1191 1177 1250
Rank change year-on-year -14 +73 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 11 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 36
UK median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% -31.91% +11.90%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,063 £41,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,375 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -22.08% -26.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,987 170,855 196,490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,960 139,529 164,954
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Unix Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Consultant in the UK

Unix Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unix Consultant in the UK

Unix Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Consultant over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix Consultant in the UK

Unix Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 9 £33,750 -15.63% 2
London -4 5 £48,750 +21.88% 2
UK excluding London -15 4 £30,000 -22.08%
South West - 4 £30,000 -

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Unix Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Ingres
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Billing
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) German Language
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (18.18%) Push Notifications
6 2 (18.18%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management

Unix Consultant 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Ingres
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) German Language
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Push Notifications
2 2 (18.18%) Robotic Process Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) AWK
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
3 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (9.09%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk