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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 305 328 319
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 2 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 14
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.58%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 4 August 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 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) Veritas
4 6 (60.00%) Sun
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) PKI
4 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (50.00%) Squid
5 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Hitachi
8 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) Change Control
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (20.00%) Server Building
9 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (10.00%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) OCP
2 1 (10.00%) OCA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) Hitachi
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) HP