The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 299 298 297
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 9 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.096% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 14
Average salary £50,000 £85,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -13.75%
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
9518 9663 9844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.30% 92.74% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8146 8184 8808
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 UNIX Engineer across the City of London region.

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (96.00%) Perl
3 22 (88.00%) Apache
4 18 (72.00%) Internet
5 17 (68.00%) Solaris
5 17 (68.00%) Linux
6 16 (64.00%) Veritas
7 12 (48.00%) PKI
8 11 (44.00%) Resource Management
8 11 (44.00%) Java
8 11 (44.00%) Sun
9 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 10 (40.00%) HTTP
9 10 (40.00%) Squid
9 10 (40.00%) GlassFish
10 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (36.00%) SAN
11 8 (32.00%) Finance
11 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
11 8 (32.00%) ITIL
11 8 (32.00%) Change Control
11 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (32.00%) QA
12 7 (28.00%) Degree
12 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
12 7 (28.00%) Firewall
12 7 (28.00%) ITSM
12 7 (28.00%) Objective-C
12 7 (28.00%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (88.00%) Apache
2 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Internet
2 10 (40.00%) HTTP
3 9 (36.00%) SAN
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 3 (12.00%) Multicast
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
8 1 (4.00%) SSH
8 1 (4.00%) SSL
8 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) PKI
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 17 (68.00%) Solaris
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Resource Management
2 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Change Control
4 7 (28.00%) ITSM
4 7 (28.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.00%) E-business
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Perl
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (28.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) Bourne shell
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) NCDA
2 2 (8.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Squid
2 5 (20.00%) NFS
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas File System
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
5 1 (4.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Legato
1 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (12.00%) yum
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Veritas
2 11 (44.00%) Sun
3 7 (28.00%) Hitachi
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) Brocade
8 2 (8.00%) NetApp
8 2 (8.00%) CA
9 1 (4.00%) Remedy
9 1 (4.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (4.00%) BMC
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