The median annual salary for a Unix Support Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support Analyst
UK
Rank 807 885 852
Rank change year-on-year +78 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 42 61 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.059% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.062% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 91
Median salary £44,000 £46,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.86% -0.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.87% -18.12%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +74 42 £44,000 -4.86% 7
London +63 23 £48,750 -25.00% 3
City of London +49 8 £41,250 -41.07% 2
East of England +35 7 - -
Hertfordshire +20 7 - -
Watford -2 7 - -
East Midlands +4 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Northampton +23 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Northamptonshire +21 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheshire - 5 £44,000 -
North West - 5 £44,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £50,000 -
Chessington - 3 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £44,000 -
Somerset - 1 £22,500 -
South West - 1 £22,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £26,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £22,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £22,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -

Unix Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Unix Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Unix
2 63 (84.00%) SQL
3 52 (69.33%) Linux
4 37 (49.33%) Oracle
5 28 (37.33%) Finance
6 24 (32.00%) Perl
7 22 (29.33%) Banking
8 21 (28.00%) ITIL
9 20 (26.67%) Windows
10 18 (24.00%) Java
11 17 (22.67%) PHP
11 17 (22.67%) MySQL
11 17 (22.67%) FTP
11 17 (22.67%) Bash Shell
12 16 (21.33%) Solaris
12 16 (21.33%) Back Office
13 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
15 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.00%) Workflow
15 12 (16.00%) Incident Management
16 11 (14.67%) Degree
16 11 (14.67%) MS Office
16 11 (14.67%) JDBC
16 11 (14.67%) Magento
17 10 (13.33%) Sybase
17 10 (13.33%) Front Office
18 9 (12.00%) Apache
18 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
18 9 (12.00%) Performance Tuning

Unix Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 9 (12.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.33%) JBoss
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Magento
2 6 (8.00%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.33%) EQXanite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) FTP
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) MySQL
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (8.00%) DTS
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 22 (29.33%) Banking
3 16 (21.33%) Back Office
4 10 (13.33%) Front Office
5 6 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) JDBC
2 6 (8.00%) EDI
2 6 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (8.00%) LAMP
3 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Fintech
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.33%) Swaptions
5 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.33%) Synthetic Equity
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Unix
2 52 (69.33%) Linux
3 20 (26.67%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) Solaris
5 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
2 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
3 12 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (16.00%) Workflow
4 9 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (10.67%) Project Management
6 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.00%) Workflow Management
7 5 (6.67%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.67%) Physics
9 2 (2.67%) Release Management
9 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) SQL
2 24 (32.00%) Perl
3 18 (24.00%) Java
4 17 (22.67%) Bash Shell
4 17 (22.67%) PHP
5 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.00%) VB
7 4 (5.33%) C#
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.67%) C-shell
9 2 (2.67%) Korn
10 1 (1.33%) C
10 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PhD
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) PMO
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Ganglia
1 3 (4.00%) Netcool
2 2 (2.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.33%) Sybase
4 7 (9.33%) IBM
4 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.00%) Cognos
5 6 (8.00%) OpenText
5 6 (8.00%) Sage
6 5 (6.67%) VMware
7 4 (5.33%) Sun
8 3 (4.00%) AppDynamics
8 3 (4.00%) Axway
9 1 (1.33%) ATG
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco
9 1 (1.33%) Citrix
9 1 (1.33%) Misys
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.33%) Xceptor
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