The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 668 767 684
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -83
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 233 193 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 222 160 235
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
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
88595 99120 104958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75423 82622 86348
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in England

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Unix Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 104 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South East +60 52 £50,000 +31.57% 5
East Midlands +17 18 £37,000 -3.89%
East of England +45 17 £55,000 +37.67%
North West +20 15 £37,500 +8.69% 2
North East - 10 £31,000 - 1
Yorkshire +39 8 £37,500 -
South West -2 4 £40,000 -23.80%
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1
Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Unix Engineer
UK

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Unix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 373 (100.00%) Unix
2 280 (75.07%) Linux
3 121 (32.44%) Red Hat
4 110 (29.49%) Solaris
5 104 (27.88%) Windows
6 98 (26.27%) Finance
7 92 (24.66%) Perl
8 90 (24.13%) Python
9 86 (23.06%) Oracle
10 79 (21.18%) Java
11 78 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 71 (19.03%) VMware
13 69 (18.50%) AIX
14 65 (17.43%) C++
15 63 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (16.89%) Puppet
16 57 (15.28%) Degree
17 52 (13.94%) HP
18 51 (13.67%) SQL
19 48 (12.87%) High Availability
20 46 (12.33%) Apache
21 45 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (12.06%) Software Engineering
21 45 (12.06%) Computer Science
22 44 (11.80%) Shell Script
23 42 (11.26%) TCP/IP
23 42 (11.26%) Configuration Management
24 40 (10.72%) Performance Tuning
25 39 (10.46%) Bash Shell
26 37 (9.92%) SAN

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (12.33%) Apache
2 16 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.14%) IIS
5 6 (1.61%) nginx
6 4 (1.07%) Documentum
6 4 (1.07%) JBoss
6 4 (1.07%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.80%) CMS
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.54%) Jetty
8 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.54%) WildFly
8 2 (0.54%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.34%) GitHub
2 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.34%) OpenShift
2 5 (1.34%) PaaS
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.80%) IaaS
5 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.54%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.26%) TCP/IP
2 37 (9.92%) SAN
3 20 (5.36%) DNS
4 19 (5.09%) Internet
5 18 (4.83%) Wireless
6 17 (4.56%) 802.11
7 16 (4.29%) LDAP
8 15 (4.02%) Firewall
8 15 (4.02%) LAN
9 14 (3.75%) WAN
10 11 (2.95%) NAS
11 10 (2.68%) HTTP
11 10 (2.68%) SSH
12 9 (2.41%) snoop
12 9 (2.41%) tcpdump
13 7 (1.88%) MRTG
13 7 (1.88%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (1.88%) SMTP
14 6 (1.61%) VPN
15 5 (1.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.77%) MySQL
2 12 (3.22%) Big Data
3 10 (2.68%) DB2
4 9 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.07%) Aerospike
8 4 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.07%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.54%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.27%) Informix
11 1 (0.27%) Navicat
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.22%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.41%) JIRA
3 8 (2.14%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.88%) Subversion
5 5 (1.34%) PHPUnit
5 5 (1.34%) SonarQube
6 4 (1.07%) GoogleTest
6 4 (1.07%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.54%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.54%) Selenium
9 1 (0.27%) Ant
9 1 (0.27%) FishEye
9 1 (0.27%) JMeter
9 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.27%) Maven
9 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 98 (26.27%) Finance
2 30 (8.04%) Banking
3 17 (4.56%) Electronics
4 14 (3.75%) Marketing
5 13 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.22%) Games
7 10 (2.68%) Front Office
8 8 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.14%) Retail
9 7 (1.88%) Publishing
10 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.07%) Back Office
12 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
14 1 (0.27%) Advertising
14 1 (0.27%) Automotive
14 1 (0.27%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.09%) HTML
2 18 (4.83%) Web Services
3 17 (4.56%) 802.1X
3 17 (4.56%) Middleware
3 17 (4.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 14 (3.75%) STL
5 13 (3.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (3.49%) CSS
5 13 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (3.22%) LAMP
7 9 (2.41%) J2EE
8 8 (2.14%) .NET
9 7 (1.88%) Ajax
9 7 (1.88%) XML
10 5 (1.34%) HTML5
10 5 (1.34%) jQuery
10 5 (1.34%) Laravel
10 5 (1.34%) REST
11 4 (1.07%) FreeSWITCH
12 3 (0.80%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.06%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.70%) Data Centre
3 24 (6.43%) Clustering
4 17 (4.56%) Augmented Reality
5 16 (4.29%) Hedge funds
6 15 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.49%) Replication
8 9 (2.41%) PKI
9 6 (1.61%) Fintech
9 6 (1.61%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.61%) Physics
10 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.07%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.07%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.54%) Biology
13 2 (0.54%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 373 (100.00%) Unix
2 280 (75.07%) Linux
3 110 (29.49%) Solaris
4 104 (27.88%) Windows
5 78 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 69 (18.50%) AIX
7 28 (7.51%) SUSE
8 26 (6.97%) Windows Server
9 22 (5.90%) Oracle Linux
9 22 (5.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.22%) CentOS
11 11 (2.95%) HPUX
12 10 (2.68%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.34%) Debian
13 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.80%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.54%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.54%) IRIX
15 2 (0.54%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (12.87%) High Availability
3 45 (12.06%) Software Engineering
4 42 (11.26%) Configuration Management
5 40 (10.72%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (9.38%) DevOps
6 35 (9.38%) ITIL
6 35 (9.38%) Low Latency
7 34 (9.12%) Scrum
8 31 (8.31%) TDD
9 28 (7.51%) OOP
10 26 (6.97%) Multithreading
11 25 (6.70%) BDD
12 24 (6.43%) Data Loss Prevention
12 24 (6.43%) Project Management
13 23 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (5.09%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.83%) Change Management
15 18 (4.83%) Problem Management
15 18 (4.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 92 (24.66%) Perl
2 90 (24.13%) Python
3 79 (21.18%) Java
4 65 (17.43%) C++
5 51 (13.67%) SQL
6 44 (11.80%) Shell Script
7 39 (10.46%) Bash Shell
8 34 (9.12%) Ruby
9 27 (7.24%) C
10 17 (4.56%) JavaScript
10 17 (4.56%) Korn
11 15 (4.02%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.22%) PHP
13 11 (2.95%) Bourne shell
14 10 (2.68%) C-shell
14 10 (2.68%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.88%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.34%) C#
16 5 (1.34%) JCL
17 4 (1.07%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (15.28%) Degree
2 20 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.22%) RHCE
5 5 (1.34%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.34%) SCSA
5 5 (1.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.07%) CCIE
6 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.80%) CEH
7 3 (0.80%) CISSP
7 3 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.54%) RHCA
9 1 (0.27%) HND
9 1 (0.27%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.02%) QA
2 14 (3.75%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (6.43%) VMware ESX
3 20 (5.36%) Docker
3 20 (5.36%) vSphere
4 17 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (3.22%) Active Directory
6 11 (2.95%) Firmware
6 11 (2.95%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.61%) KVM
9 5 (1.34%) PowerHA
10 4 (1.07%) iptables
10 4 (1.07%) OpenSIPS
11 3 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.54%) Ceph
12 2 (0.54%) Squid
12 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 63 (16.89%) Puppet
2 33 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.02%) Oracle ZFS
4 12 (3.22%) BMC PATROL
5 11 (2.95%) Nagios
6 10 (2.68%) Ansible
6 10 (2.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (2.14%) yum
8 7 (1.88%) Cobbler
8 7 (1.88%) Ganglia
8 7 (1.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.34%) CFEngine
10 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.54%) Icinga
13 2 (0.54%) Zenoss
14 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 121 (32.44%) Red Hat
2 86 (23.06%) Oracle
3 71 (19.03%) VMware
4 52 (13.94%) HP
5 33 (8.85%) Sun
6 30 (8.04%) EMC
7 25 (6.70%) IBM
8 24 (6.43%) Cisco
9 19 (5.09%) NetApp
10 17 (4.56%) BT
11 15 (4.02%) Veritas
12 13 (3.49%) Sybase
13 12 (3.22%) BMC
14 11 (2.95%) Microsoft
15 10 (2.68%) Splunk
16 8 (2.14%) 3PAR
17 7 (1.88%) F5
17 7 (1.88%) Hitachi
18 6 (1.61%) Google
19 5 (1.34%) FXall
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