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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 866 889 855
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 7 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £65,000 £46,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.03% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +19.48%
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
97506 105347 98011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.61% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80548 86456 82479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
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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 - 5 £65,000 -
East of England +27 1 £45,000 +15.38%
South West -14 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Senior UNIX Engineer
UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (100.00%) UNIX
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
2 25 (86.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (79.31%) Java
4 15 (51.72%) J2EE
4 15 (51.72%) Internet
5 14 (48.28%) Solaris
6 13 (44.83%) RHCE
7 12 (41.38%) Finance
8 11 (37.93%) OpenText
8 11 (37.93%) Vignette
9 8 (27.59%) KVM
9 8 (27.59%) Xen
9 8 (27.59%) QA
9 8 (27.59%) Perl
10 7 (24.14%) Python
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) VMware
12 5 (17.24%) vSphere
12 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
13 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (13.79%) Jetty
13 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
13 4 (13.79%) Ruby
13 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (13.79%) DNS
13 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
13 4 (13.79%) NFS

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (13.79%) Jetty
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Internet
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) Multicast
5 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) UNIX
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) HPUX
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
2 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
2 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.79%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) RHCE
2 2 (6.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) KVM
1 8 (27.59%) Xen
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (13.79%) NFS
4 3 (10.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Veritas File System
4 3 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Legato
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
2 11 (37.93%) OpenText
2 11 (37.93%) Vignette
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Veritas
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle