The median annual salary for a Unix Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Unix Consultant
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 934 944
Rank change year-on-year +84 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 15 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.028% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 34
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.94% -9.52%  

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 83638 100515 107033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69429 84372 87341
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Consultant in the UK

Unix Consultant
Top 5 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 3 months to 23 April 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 +82 15 £40,000 -33.33%
London +60 14 £40,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +25 1 £38,500 -9.41%
West Yorkshire +11 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Leeds - 1 £38,500 -

Unix Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Unix Consultant 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 Unix Consultant in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
4 13 (39.39%) SDLC
5 12 (36.36%) DevOps
5 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 12 (36.36%) Change Management
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (30.30%) Java
8 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 8 (24.24%) Puppet
9 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) DB2
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
10 7 (21.21%) Ansible
10 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (21.21%) GoCD
10 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
11 6 (18.18%) Degree
11 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (15.15%) High Availability
13 4 (12.12%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) JBoss
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
3 2 (6.06%) FTP
3 2 (6.06%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) DB2
1 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
1 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Adabas
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (21.21%) GoCD
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) Java EE
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) LPAR
3 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) HACMP
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) AIX
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) SDLC
2 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 12 (36.36%) DevOps
3 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Presales
7 2 (6.06%) Product Management
8 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
2 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) C
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) ABAP
7 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
7 2 (6.06%) COBOL
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) PowerHA
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) HDFS
3 1 (3.03%) NFS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Control-M
3 1 (3.03%) Linux-HA
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.03%) OpenView
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Micro Focus
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) MapR
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas
4 1 (3.03%) VMware