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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 305 333 298
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 9 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.035% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
9786 11482 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.48% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8329 9663 9602
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
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 £38,000
% 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (95.45%) Perl
3 17 (77.27%) Apache
3 17 (77.27%) Internet
4 16 (72.73%) Veritas
4 16 (72.73%) Solaris
5 13 (59.09%) Java
5 13 (59.09%) Sun
5 13 (59.09%) PKI
5 13 (59.09%) Resource Management
6 12 (54.55%) GlassFish
6 12 (54.55%) Tomcat
6 12 (54.55%) HTTP
6 12 (54.55%) Squid
7 11 (50.00%) Linux
7 11 (50.00%) QA
8 10 (45.45%) Finance
8 10 (45.45%) SAN
9 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
11 7 (31.82%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (31.82%) Change Control
11 7 (31.82%) Objective-C
11 7 (31.82%) Degree
12 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
13 4 (18.18%) HP
13 4 (18.18%) Service Management
13 4 (18.18%) Firewall
13 4 (18.18%) ITSM
13 4 (18.18%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (77.27%) Apache
2 12 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 12 (54.55%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Internet
2 12 (54.55%) HTTP
3 10 (45.45%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) PKI
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (72.73%) Solaris
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Resource Management
2 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (31.82%) Change Control
3 7 (31.82%) Mobile Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Perl
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) Objective-C
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) Bourne shell
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) NCDA
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Squid
2 3 (13.64%) NFS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) yum
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Veritas
2 13 (59.09%) Sun
3 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) CA
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Brocade
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle