Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Support Analyst was £52,500 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 Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1127 1117 1185
Rank change year-on-year -10 +68 -106
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 75 93 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.052% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.054% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 96
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £42,250 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £60,000 £71,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +35.59% -26.25%

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 Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 9 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 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 -11 75 £52,500 +16.67% 3
London +19 70 £52,500 +5.00% 3
UK excluding London -32 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Midlands +1 2 £35,000 -
South East -5 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +16 1 £35,000 -
North of England 0 1 £35,000 -20.45%
East Midlands -4 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

Unix Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Unix Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Unix
2 58 (77.33%) SQL
3 53 (70.67%) Finance
4 46 (61.33%) Oracle
5 41 (54.67%) Banking
5 41 (54.67%) Linux
6 35 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
7 30 (40.00%) Fixed Income
8 28 (37.33%) Sybase
9 24 (32.00%) Equities
10 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
11 17 (22.67%) Hedge funds
11 17 (22.67%) FIX Connectivity
11 17 (22.67%) Perl
12 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.33%) Windows
12 16 (21.33%) Investment Banking
13 15 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (18.67%) LAN
14 14 (18.67%) WAN
14 14 (18.67%) MySQL
14 14 (18.67%) Java
14 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
14 14 (18.67%) Hadoop
14 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
14 14 (18.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
15 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
15 13 (17.33%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (16.00%) Change Management

Unix Support Analyst 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 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) FIX Connectivity
2 14 (18.67%) LAN
2 14 (18.67%) WAN
3 2 (2.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (18.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (18.67%) Hadoop
3 14 (18.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (18.67%) MySQL
3 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
4 13 (17.33%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.00%) Maven
General
1 53 (70.67%) Finance
2 41 (54.67%) Banking
3 16 (21.33%) Investment Banking
4 10 (13.33%) Front Office
5 6 (8.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (12.00%) Middleware
2 9 (12.00%) Spring
3 2 (2.67%) .NET
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 24 (32.00%) Equities
3 17 (22.67%) Hedge funds
4 10 (13.33%) Derivative
5 8 (10.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.00%) Exotic Derivative
8 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Unix
2 41 (54.67%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) Windows
4 9 (12.00%) Solaris
5 8 (10.67%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Change Management
2 11 (14.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (13.33%) ITIL
4 5 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (5.33%) Service Management
6 3 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (2.67%) DevOps
7 2 (2.67%) ETL
7 2 (2.67%) High Availability
7 2 (2.67%) Low Latency
7 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Workflow
8 1 (1.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.33%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (77.33%) SQL
2 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 17 (22.67%) Perl
4 14 (18.67%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.00%) Korn
6 7 (9.33%) C
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (2.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Control-M
2 4 (5.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) Oracle
2 28 (37.33%) Sybase
3 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
3 2 (2.67%) Informatica
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.33%) MarketAxess
4 1 (1.33%) Reuters