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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 308 307 317
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 10 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 20
Average salary £60,000 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.86% -17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (72.73%) Finance
3 15 (68.18%) Solaris
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Java
5 10 (45.45%) Veritas
6 9 (40.91%) Sun
6 9 (40.91%) Perl
7 7 (31.82%) Resource Management
8 6 (27.27%) PKI
8 6 (27.27%) Change Control
8 6 (27.27%) Internet
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
10 4 (18.18%) Apache
11 3 (13.64%) Python
11 3 (13.64%) EMC
11 3 (13.64%) SAN
11 3 (13.64%) Banking
11 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
11 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
11 3 (13.64%) Brocade
11 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
12 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (9.09%) QA
12 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
12 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
12 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 15 (68.18%) Solaris
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Resource Management
2 6 (27.27%) Change Control
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) Korn
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Squid
3 1 (4.55%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Veritas
2 9 (40.91%) Sun
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Brocade
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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Posted: Yesterday
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