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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 306 313 309
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 12 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 21
Average salary £56,250 £35,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.45% -35.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £84,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,125 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +11.29%
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
10407 11329 11757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.34% 92.96% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8912 9858 10814
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +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
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Solaris
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) Perl
5 11 (44.00%) Veritas
6 10 (40.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) Apache
7 8 (32.00%) Sun
8 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) Internet
9 6 (24.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) PKI
9 6 (24.00%) Resource Management
10 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Change Control
10 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 4 (16.00%) Banking
11 4 (16.00%) EMC
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
11 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.00%) Multicast
12 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
12 3 (12.00%) vSphere
12 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (12.00%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) Multicast
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Solaris
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) Windows
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.00%) E-business
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Perl
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) Korn
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) NFS
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (12.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas File System
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) KVM
3 1 (4.00%) RHEV
3 1 (4.00%) Squid
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.00%) Legato
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.00%) YUM
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Veritas
2 8 (32.00%) Sun
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Brocade
6 2 (8.00%) Remedy
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago