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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 850 828 861
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 22 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.027% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 10
Average salary £63,750 £66,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,800 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +2.17%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -36 13 £83,750 -6.94% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £47,000 -
South East -16 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Senior UNIX Engineer
UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (91.67%) Linux
3 27 (75.00%) Perl
4 21 (58.33%) Solaris
5 18 (50.00%) Python
5 18 (50.00%) SAN
5 18 (50.00%) Puppet
6 15 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 15 (41.67%) EMC
7 14 (38.89%) NetApp
7 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
8 13 (36.11%) Ruby
8 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
8 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
9 12 (33.33%) Apache
9 12 (33.33%) Java
10 11 (30.56%) IBM
10 11 (30.56%) Veritas
10 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
11 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (27.78%) Internet
11 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
12 9 (25.00%) DNS
12 9 (25.00%) LDAP
12 9 (25.00%) J2EE
12 9 (25.00%) Symantec
12 9 (25.00%) Jetty
12 9 (25.00%) NAS

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
2 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 9 (25.00%) Jetty
4 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) SAN
2 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
3 10 (27.78%) Internet
4 9 (25.00%) LDAP
4 9 (25.00%) DNS
4 9 (25.00%) NAS
5 4 (11.11%) SSH
6 3 (8.33%) FTP
6 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (2.78%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
3 4 (11.11%) PKI
4 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (91.67%) Linux
3 21 (58.33%) Solaris
4 15 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.89%) CentOS
5 5 (13.89%) AIX
5 5 (13.89%) HPUX
6 4 (11.11%) Debian
6 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Product Management
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Perl
2 18 (50.00%) Python
3 15 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 13 (36.11%) Ruby
6 12 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) Bourne shell
8 3 (8.33%) C-shell
9 2 (5.56%) Korn
9 2 (5.56%) PHP
10 1 (2.78%) C
10 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) HND
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (8.33%) NFS
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.78%) Samba
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (13.89%) CFEngine
3 5 (13.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.78%) Control-M
6 1 (2.78%) OpenView
6 1 (2.78%) Legato
6 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) EMC
2 14 (38.89%) NetApp
3 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
4 11 (30.56%) Veritas
4 11 (30.56%) IBM
5 9 (25.00%) Symantec
6 8 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (16.67%) Sun
7 6 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (11.11%) Vignette
8 4 (11.11%) Open Text
8 4 (11.11%) Reuters
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco
9 3 (8.33%) BMC
10 1 (2.78%) JBoss
10 1 (2.78%) Dell
10 1 (2.78%) Remedy
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