The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 839 840 830
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 13 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.023% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 23
Average salary £65,000 £46,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -26.25%
Senior UNIX Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer across the England region.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 8 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -12 3 - -
East of England +8 1 £45,000 +15.38%
South West -23 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Senior UNIX Engineer
UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) UNIX
2 38 (95.00%) Linux
3 33 (82.50%) Red Hat
4 30 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (72.50%) Java
6 23 (57.50%) Internet
7 21 (52.50%) J2EE
8 16 (40.00%) Vignette
8 16 (40.00%) Solaris
8 16 (40.00%) RHCE
8 16 (40.00%) OpenText
9 13 (32.50%) Finance
10 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (30.00%) Perl
11 11 (27.50%) Python
12 9 (22.50%) KVM
13 8 (20.00%) Xen
13 8 (20.00%) QA
13 8 (20.00%) VMware
14 7 (17.50%) DNS
14 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
14 7 (17.50%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (15.00%) vSphere
15 6 (15.00%) PHP
16 5 (12.50%) Apache
16 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
16 5 (12.50%) NFS
16 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
16 5 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) Apache
1 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (12.50%) Jetty
2 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) Internet
2 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) Multicast
5 3 (7.50%) SAN
5 3 (7.50%) SSH
6 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.00%) BGP
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 2 (5.00%) LDAP
7 1 (2.50%) HTTP
7 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Equities
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) UNIX
2 38 (95.00%) Linux
3 30 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (40.00%) Solaris
5 3 (7.50%) Windows
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL
2 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (2.50%) Time Management
3 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.50%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.50%) Change Management
3 1 (2.50%) E-business
3 1 (2.50%) Validation
3 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) Perl
3 11 (27.50%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 5 (12.50%) Ruby
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) RHCE
2 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) KVM
2 8 (20.00%) Xen
3 7 (17.50%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (15.00%) vSphere
5 5 (12.50%) NFS
6 4 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Veritas File System
6 4 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.00%) XenApp
8 1 (2.50%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Legato
2 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) yum
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Red Hat
2 16 (40.00%) OpenText
2 16 (40.00%) Vignette
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) HP
4 4 (10.00%) Veritas
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Facebook
6 2 (5.00%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.50%) BMC
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft