Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Support Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1083 1110 1187
Rank change year-on-year +27 +77 -140
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Analyst 83 78 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.044% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.046% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 74 63 72
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £60,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +31.58% -28.75%

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 160,846 169,613 187,877
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 95.99% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 129,629 135,934 157,885
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix Support Analyst in the UK

Unix Support Analyst
Top 7 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 21 September 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 +43 81 £52,500 +5.00% 4
London +62 67 £52,500 +5.00% 4
UK excluding London +29 16 £37,500 -
South East +12 13 £37,500 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Midlands +20 1 £37,500 +3.45%
West Midlands +17 1 £37,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 65 (78.31%) SQL
3 57 (68.67%) Oracle
4 52 (62.65%) Finance
5 49 (59.04%) Linux
6 43 (51.81%) Banking
7 29 (34.94%) FIX Protocol
8 25 (30.12%) Fixed Income
8 25 (30.12%) Sybase
9 23 (27.71%) ITIL
10 22 (26.51%) Bash Shell
11 19 (22.89%) Equities
12 18 (21.69%) Middleware
12 18 (21.69%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (20.48%) Perl
13 17 (20.48%) Investment Banking
14 16 (19.28%) Shell Script
15 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.07%) Derivative
15 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
16 14 (16.87%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (16.87%) WebLogic
17 13 (15.66%) MySQL
17 13 (15.66%) LAN
17 13 (15.66%) WAN
17 13 (15.66%) SLA
17 13 (15.66%) Service Management
17 13 (15.66%) FIX Connectivity
17 13 (15.66%) Problem Management
17 13 (15.66%) Hedge funds

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 14 (16.87%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.84%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) Luigi
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) FIX Connectivity
1 13 (15.66%) LAN
1 13 (15.66%) WAN
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.87%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (15.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (15.66%) Hadoop
4 13 (15.66%) MongoDB
4 13 (15.66%) MySQL
4 13 (15.66%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Eclipse
1 9 (10.84%) Maven
General
1 52 (62.65%) Finance
2 43 (51.81%) Banking
3 17 (20.48%) Investment Banking
4 11 (13.25%) Front Office
5 8 (9.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (21.69%) Middleware
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (10.84%) Spring
4 4 (4.82%) .NET
4 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Fixed Income
2 19 (22.89%) Equities
3 15 (18.07%) Derivative
4 13 (15.66%) Hedge funds
5 8 (9.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.82%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (4.82%) Exotic Derivative
7 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (59.04%) Linux
3 12 (14.46%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) Solaris
4 4 (4.82%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 13 (15.66%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.66%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (15.66%) Service Management
3 12 (14.46%) Change Management
4 11 (13.25%) Test Scripting
5 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
5 9 (10.84%) Logistics
6 6 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (4.82%) DevOps
7 4 (4.82%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (3.61%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (3.61%) ETL
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.61%) Workflow
9 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.20%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.20%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (1.20%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (78.31%) SQL
2 22 (26.51%) Bash Shell
3 17 (20.48%) Perl
4 16 (19.28%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.46%) Java
6 9 (10.84%) Korn
7 8 (9.64%) C
8 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.82%) C#
10 3 (3.61%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (3.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (10.84%) Puppet
2 6 (7.23%) Control-M
3 4 (4.82%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (68.67%) Oracle
2 25 (30.12%) Sybase
3 9 (10.84%) IBM
4 5 (6.02%) Informatica
5 2 (2.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.20%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.20%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Reuters
6 1 (1.20%) VMware