The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 319 316 335
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.026% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.027% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £66,250 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Senior UNIX Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10849 11016 12091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 93.16% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 9760 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC