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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 808 821 712
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -109
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 63 96 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.087% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.092% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 126
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 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 29 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
(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 +44 30 £68,750 +1.85% 1
South East +27 19 £45,000 +0.55%
South West -9 7 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England +21 5 £36,000 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £40,000 -18.36%
North West -1 1 £31,500 -8.69%
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 148 (100.00%) UNIX
2 109 (73.65%) Linux
3 89 (60.14%) Solaris
4 81 (54.73%) Red Hat
5 62 (41.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (37.16%) Perl
7 49 (33.11%) Finance
8 39 (26.35%) Apache
8 39 (26.35%) SAN
9 38 (25.68%) VMware
10 37 (25.00%) Java
11 36 (24.32%) Internet
12 35 (23.65%) Bash Shell
13 33 (22.30%) Shell Script
13 33 (22.30%) Sun
14 31 (20.95%) Oracle
15 28 (18.92%) Tomcat
16 27 (18.24%) HP
16 27 (18.24%) Veritas
17 25 (16.89%) Degree
17 25 (16.89%) Puppet
18 24 (16.22%) DNS
18 24 (16.22%) Windows
19 23 (15.54%) Python
19 23 (15.54%) HTTP
19 23 (15.54%) QA
20 21 (14.19%) NetApp
21 19 (12.84%) TCP/IP
21 19 (12.84%) GlassFish
22 18 (12.16%) MySQL

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (26.35%) Apache
2 28 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 19 (12.84%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.05%) JBoss
5 5 (3.38%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.38%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) Jetty
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
1 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (26.35%) SAN
2 36 (24.32%) Internet
3 24 (16.22%) DNS
4 23 (15.54%) HTTP
5 19 (12.84%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.46%) LDAP
7 13 (8.78%) DHCP
8 11 (7.43%) SSH
9 10 (6.76%) NAS
10 8 (5.41%) IPv4
10 8 (5.41%) FTP
10 8 (5.41%) SSL
11 7 (4.73%) Firewall
12 5 (3.38%) BIG-IP
12 5 (3.38%) Network Security
13 2 (1.35%) SMTP
13 2 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.35%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.68%) VLAN
14 1 (0.68%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.16%) MySQL
2 9 (6.08%) DB2
3 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.68%) SQLite
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.05%) Subversion
2 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.68%) Ant
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (33.11%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Banking
3 7 (4.73%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.73%) Back Office
4 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Games
5 2 (1.35%) Advertising
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) J2EE
2 7 (4.73%) HTML
3 6 (4.05%) CSS
3 6 (4.05%) Ajax
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.11%) PKI
3 11 (7.43%) CLARiiON
3 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.73%) Clustering
5 6 (4.05%) DataPower
6 5 (3.38%) Symmetrix
6 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.70%) EMC Centera
7 4 (2.70%) Celerra
8 3 (2.03%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.35%) PlayStation
9 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.35%) HACMP
9 2 (1.35%) Equities
9 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) UNIX
2 109 (73.65%) Linux
3 89 (60.14%) Solaris
4 62 (41.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (16.22%) Windows
6 17 (11.49%) AIX
7 10 (6.76%) CentOS
8 6 (4.05%) SUSE
8 6 (4.05%) HPUX
9 3 (2.03%) VMS
10 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.16%) DevOps
2 17 (11.49%) ITIL
3 14 (9.46%) Resource Management
3 14 (9.46%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (8.78%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.08%) Patch Management
7 8 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 8 (5.41%) Server Building
7 8 (5.41%) Project Management
7 8 (5.41%) Release Management
7 8 (5.41%) Change Control
8 7 (4.73%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (4.05%) Software Delivery
9 6 (4.05%) Migration
9 6 (4.05%) CRM
9 6 (4.05%) Time Management
10 5 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.38%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.16%) Perl
2 37 (25.00%) Java
3 35 (23.65%) Bash Shell
4 33 (22.30%) Shell Script
5 23 (15.54%) Python
6 15 (10.14%) Korn
7 13 (8.78%) Bourne shell
8 8 (5.41%) SQL
9 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.73%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.05%) C++
10 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.38%) PHP
12 4 (2.70%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) C-shell
13 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) Degree
2 14 (9.46%) RHCE
3 8 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.73%) Sun Certification
5 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.38%) SCSA
7 3 (2.03%) RHCA
7 3 (2.03%) NCDA
7 3 (2.03%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.54%) QA
2 9 (6.08%) SLA
3 5 (3.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.49%) NFS
2 16 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.78%) vSphere
3 13 (8.78%) Squid
4 10 (6.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (5.41%) KVM
5 8 (5.41%) Xen
6 7 (4.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.70%) Firmware
8 4 (2.70%) Veritas File System
9 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
10 2 (1.35%) XenApp
10 2 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 25 (16.89%) Puppet
2 18 (12.16%) NetBackup
3 17 (11.49%) Nagios
4 9 (6.08%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.05%) Opsview
5 6 (4.05%) yum
6 4 (2.70%) Legato
7 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.35%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.35%) Control-M
8 2 (1.35%) OpenView
8 2 (1.35%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.68%) SCCM
9 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (54.73%) Red Hat
2 38 (25.68%) VMware
3 33 (22.30%) Sun
4 31 (20.95%) Oracle
5 27 (18.24%) HP
5 27 (18.24%) Veritas
6 21 (14.19%) NetApp
7 10 (6.76%) EMC
8 9 (6.08%) Brocade
8 9 (6.08%) CA
8 9 (6.08%) Cisco
8 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
8 9 (6.08%) Symantec
9 8 (5.41%) Hitachi
10 7 (4.73%) IBM
10 7 (4.73%) Vignette
10 7 (4.73%) OpenText
11 5 (3.38%) hybris
12 4 (2.70%) ATG
13 3 (2.03%) Splunk
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago