Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Support Analyst was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1157 982
Rank change year-on-year +16 -175 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 62 67 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.035% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.037% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 294
UK median annual salary £50,500 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.25% -36.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +6.67%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 11 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 17 November 2017. 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 +57 61 £51,000 +27.50% 8
London +21 47 £60,000 +20.00% 6
UK excluding London +30 15 £37,500 +15.38% 2
North of England 0 8 £32,500 +8.33%
North West -1 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Midlands +48 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Yorkshire +23 3 - -
West Midlands +17 3 £37,500 -25.00%
South West +9 2 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Wales +21 1 £32,000 +16.36%
East of England +4 1 £55,000 +37.50%

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 62 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) SQL
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 29 (46.77%) Oracle
4 27 (43.55%) Windows
5 18 (29.03%) Finance
6 16 (25.81%) Banking
7 15 (24.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (22.58%) ITIL
8 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
9 12 (19.35%) Sybase
10 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
10 11 (17.74%) Front Office
10 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
11 10 (16.13%) VMware
11 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
12 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.52%) SWIFT
13 8 (12.90%) Equities
14 7 (11.29%) Java
14 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.29%) FIX Protocol
15 6 (9.68%) Derivative
15 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
15 6 (9.68%) Electronic Trading
15 6 (9.68%) Project Management
16 5 (8.06%) Change Management
16 5 (8.06%) Shell Script

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 4 (6.45%) FileNet
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Banking
3 11 (17.74%) Front Office
4 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.23%) Back Office
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (1.61%) JMS
4 1 (1.61%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) XSD
4 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.52%) SWIFT
3 8 (12.90%) Equities
4 6 (9.68%) Derivative
5 4 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (6.45%) Exotic Derivative
5 4 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.23%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 27 (43.55%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Solaris
5 4 (6.45%) Windows NT
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (22.58%) Incident Management
2 14 (22.58%) ITIL
3 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.68%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (9.68%) Project Management
5 5 (8.06%) Change Management
5 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.45%) Data Entry
7 3 (4.84%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.84%) Change Control
7 3 (4.84%) High Availability
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.61%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) Perl
3 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.84%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) C-shell
6 2 (3.23%) Korn
6 2 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (4.84%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Sybase
3 11 (17.74%) Red Hat
4 10 (16.13%) VMware
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.61%) Calypso
6 1 (1.61%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.61%) Murex
6 1 (1.61%) Splunk
6 1 (1.61%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.61%) webMethods