The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 819 775 683
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 48 113 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 83 124
Average salary £52,500 £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.94% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
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
96246 103337 95812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.46% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80520 85095 80045
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 3 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 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 35 £55,000 -21.42% 4
East of England +13 5 £49,500 +16.47% 1
North West -3 2 £24,000 -31.42%
South East -4 2 £47,500 +11.76%
South West -15 2 £43,750 +12.90%
East Midlands +6 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Yorkshire -17 1 - - 1
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 131 (100.00%) UNIX
2 103 (78.63%) Linux
3 85 (64.89%) Solaris
4 73 (55.73%) Red Hat
5 51 (38.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (37.40%) Perl
7 42 (32.06%) VMware
7 42 (32.06%) Finance
8 31 (23.66%) SAN
8 31 (23.66%) Puppet
9 30 (22.90%) Apache
10 29 (22.14%) Bash Shell
11 28 (21.37%) Oracle
11 28 (21.37%) Python
12 25 (19.08%) AIX
13 23 (17.56%) Windows
13 23 (17.56%) Sun
14 22 (16.79%) Shell Script
15 21 (16.03%) HP
16 20 (15.27%) Veritas
16 20 (15.27%) DevOps
17 19 (14.50%) NetApp
17 19 (14.50%) Tomcat
17 19 (14.50%) Java
18 18 (13.74%) NAS
19 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
19 17 (12.98%) Internet
20 16 (12.21%) MySQL
20 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (12.21%) Korn

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 30 (22.90%) Apache
2 19 (14.50%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.69%) GlassFish
4 5 (3.82%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.82%) JBoss
5 3 (2.29%) CMS
5 3 (2.29%) nginx
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.76%) IIS
7 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Office
2 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.66%) SAN
2 18 (13.74%) NAS
3 17 (12.98%) Internet
3 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.45%) DNS
5 13 (9.92%) HTTP
6 9 (6.87%) Firewall
7 8 (6.11%) SSH
8 6 (4.58%) WAN
9 5 (3.82%) LDAP
9 5 (3.82%) DHCP
9 5 (3.82%) FTP
9 5 (3.82%) BIG-IP
10 4 (3.05%) 3G
10 4 (3.05%) Wireless
10 4 (3.05%) 4G
11 3 (2.29%) SSL
11 3 (2.29%) IPv4
12 2 (1.53%) LAN
12 2 (1.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) MySQL
2 9 (6.87%) DB2
3 8 (6.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) MaxDB
6 1 (0.76%) Informix
6 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Subversion
2 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.76%) Ant
5 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (32.06%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Banking
3 8 (6.11%) Back Office
4 3 (2.29%) Games
4 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) HTML
2 6 (4.58%) CSS
2 6 (4.58%) Ajax
3 2 (1.53%) Django
4 1 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.76%) STL
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.63%) Hedge funds
4 9 (6.87%) CLARiiON
4 9 (6.87%) EMC VNX
5 7 (5.34%) Clustering
6 6 (4.58%) DataPower
6 6 (4.58%) PKI
7 5 (3.82%) Symmetrix
7 5 (3.82%) Celerra
8 4 (3.05%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (3.05%) EMC Centera
8 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.29%) Derivative
9 3 (2.29%) PlayStation
10 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.53%) CMDB
10 2 (1.53%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) UNIX
2 103 (78.63%) Linux
3 85 (64.89%) Solaris
4 51 (38.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (19.08%) AIX
6 23 (17.56%) Windows
7 9 (6.87%) CentOS
8 7 (5.34%) HPUX
9 6 (4.58%) SUSE
10 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.05%) Debian
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.05%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.76%) VMS
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.76%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) DevOps
2 15 (11.45%) ITIL
3 11 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.11%) Resource Management
5 7 (5.34%) Time Management
5 7 (5.34%) CRM
6 6 (4.58%) Project Management
6 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.58%) Migration
6 6 (4.58%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.58%) Software Delivery
7 5 (3.82%) Server Building
7 5 (3.82%) Low Latency
7 5 (3.82%) Open Source
7 5 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.82%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.05%) Change Control
9 3 (2.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.40%) Perl
2 29 (22.14%) Bash Shell
3 28 (21.37%) Python
4 22 (16.79%) Shell Script
5 19 (14.50%) Java
6 16 (12.21%) Korn
7 11 (8.40%) Ruby
8 9 (6.87%) SQL
9 8 (6.11%) C++
10 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
10 7 (5.34%) Bourne shell
11 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.53%) C
12 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.53%) AWK
12 2 (1.53%) sed
13 1 (0.76%) C-shell
13 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.05%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.29%) OCP
6 3 (2.29%) OCA
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.53%) RHCE
7 2 (1.53%) SCSA
7 2 (1.53%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.76%) NCDA
8 1 (0.76%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.69%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
3 5 (3.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.63%) NFS
3 9 (6.87%) vSphere
4 7 (5.34%) Squid
5 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.82%) Xen
6 5 (3.82%) KVM
7 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.29%) Firmware
8 3 (2.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.53%) Samba
9 2 (1.53%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.53%) XenApp
9 2 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.76%) Corosync
10 1 (0.76%) Docker
10 1 (0.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (23.66%) Puppet
2 12 (9.16%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.87%) Nagios
3 9 (6.87%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (5.34%) Opsview
4 7 (5.34%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.29%) CFEngine
5 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.53%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.53%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.53%) OpenView
6 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.53%) Control-M
7 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Legato
7 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.76%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 73 (55.73%) Red Hat
2 42 (32.06%) VMware
3 28 (21.37%) Oracle
4 23 (17.56%) Sun
5 21 (16.03%) HP
6 20 (15.27%) Veritas
7 19 (14.50%) NetApp
8 11 (8.40%) EMC
9 9 (6.87%) IBM
10 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.11%) Citrix
11 7 (5.34%) Cisco
12 6 (4.58%) Symantec
13 5 (3.82%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (3.82%) hybris
14 4 (3.05%) ATG
15 3 (2.29%) Hitachi
16 2 (1.53%) BMC
16 2 (1.53%) Sybase
16 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
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