Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Unix Support Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1056 1178 1116
Rank change year-on-year +122 -62 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 56 32 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.018% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.019% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 58
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +30.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,275 £28,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £70,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -1.52%

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 144,370 169,538 169,473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.30% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 115,470 138,876 140,894
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 8 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 16 February 2019. 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 +105 55 £45,000 -13.88% 2
London +48 29 £70,000 +2.94% 2
UK excluding London +74 27 £37,500 +15.38%
South East - 24 £37,500 -
Midlands +31 1 - -
West Midlands +25 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
South West - 1 £36,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 56 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (87.50%) Linux
3 41 (73.21%) Oracle
4 33 (58.93%) ITIL
5 25 (44.64%) SQL
6 22 (39.29%) SLA
6 22 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (35.71%) Problem Management
8 18 (32.14%) Service Management
9 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
10 16 (28.57%) Puppet
11 14 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
11 14 (25.00%) Incident Management
11 14 (25.00%) IBM
12 13 (23.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (23.21%) MQSeries
12 13 (23.21%) Sybase
12 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
12 13 (23.21%) Middleware
12 13 (23.21%) Logistics
12 13 (23.21%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (23.21%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (21.43%) Windows
14 11 (19.64%) Finance
15 10 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
16 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
17 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (14.29%) Equities
17 8 (14.29%) Fixed Income

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 13 (23.21%) MQSeries
1 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) Power BI
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Back Office
3 5 (8.93%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (23.21%) Middleware
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (12.50%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (14.29%) Equities
2 8 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 8 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 6 (10.71%) Derivative
4 5 (8.93%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (8.93%) Exotic Derivative
5 3 (5.36%) Fintech
6 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.29%) Solaris
4 8 (14.29%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (35.71%) Problem Management
4 18 (32.14%) Service Management
5 14 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 13 (23.21%) Logistics
7 7 (12.50%) DevOps
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.36%) Storage Management
10 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
10 2 (3.57%) Low Latency
10 2 (3.57%) Market Making
10 2 (3.57%) Release Management
10 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
11 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.79%) Analytics
11 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.50%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.57%) Xen
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Puppet
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) IBM
3 13 (23.21%) Sybase
4 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.71%) VMware
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
7 3 (5.36%) Remedy
8 2 (3.57%) Reuters
9 1 (1.79%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.79%) EMC
9 1 (1.79%) Google
9 1 (1.79%) HP
9 1 (1.79%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.79%) NetApp
9 1 (1.79%) New Relic