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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 743 731 665
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 109 122 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 150
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +26 61 £65,000 -16.12% 3
Yorkshire -20 19 £36,750 -20.96% 2
South East -36 14 £37,500 -16.66% 2
South West -3 13 £40,000 +17.64% 1
North East - 2 - -
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 259 (100.00%) UNIX
2 211 (81.47%) Linux
3 143 (55.21%) Solaris
4 122 (47.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 121 (46.72%) Red Hat
6 119 (45.95%) Perl
7 80 (30.89%) Apache
8 79 (30.50%) SAN
9 67 (25.87%) Veritas
10 64 (24.71%) TCP/IP
11 63 (24.32%) Shell Script
11 63 (24.32%) Internet
12 62 (23.94%) DNS
12 62 (23.94%) Sun
13 61 (23.55%) HP
14 57 (22.01%) Python
14 57 (22.01%) VMware
15 51 (19.69%) Finance
15 51 (19.69%) Java
16 47 (18.15%) NetBackup
16 47 (18.15%) NetApp
17 46 (17.76%) Puppet
18 45 (17.37%) Bash Shell
19 43 (16.60%) Oracle
19 43 (16.60%) IBM
20 41 (15.83%) AIX
21 39 (15.06%) NFS
22 38 (14.67%) ITIL
23 34 (13.13%) EMC
23 34 (13.13%) Load Balancing

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 80 (30.89%) Apache
2 33 (12.74%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.25%) GlassFish
3 11 (4.25%) Jetty
4 9 (3.47%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.93%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.93%) JBoss
6 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.16%) IIS
7 3 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.77%) nginx
8 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.39%) Lync
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (30.50%) SAN
2 64 (24.71%) TCP/IP
3 63 (24.32%) Internet
4 62 (23.94%) DNS
5 33 (12.74%) LDAP
6 26 (10.04%) FTP
7 25 (9.65%) DHCP
8 24 (9.27%) Firewall
9 23 (8.88%) HTTP
10 18 (6.95%) SSH
11 12 (4.63%) SSL
11 12 (4.63%) iSCSI
12 11 (4.25%) NAS
12 11 (4.25%) IPv4
13 10 (3.86%) VPN
14 6 (2.32%) Network Security
14 6 (2.32%) Multicast
15 5 (1.93%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.54%) LAN
16 4 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.27%) MySQL
2 10 (3.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.77%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.39%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 18 (6.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.16%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.16%) Hudson
General
1 51 (19.69%) Finance
2 32 (12.36%) Banking
3 14 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.86%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.09%) French Language
6 7 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.65%) J2EE
2 5 (1.93%) XML
3 4 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.16%) Middleware
4 3 (1.16%) Django
4 3 (1.16%) YAML
4 3 (1.16%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.65%) Hedge funds
2 19 (7.34%) Clustering
3 18 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.41%) PKI
5 10 (3.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (3.86%) LPAR
6 8 (3.09%) DLPAR
7 7 (2.70%) Open Source
8 2 (0.77%) iSeries
8 2 (0.77%) HACMP
8 2 (0.77%) DTV
8 2 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Equities
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) CMDB
9 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 259 (100.00%) UNIX
2 211 (81.47%) Linux
3 143 (55.21%) Solaris
4 122 (47.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (15.83%) AIX
6 31 (11.97%) Windows
7 29 (11.20%) HPUX
8 20 (7.72%) CentOS
9 8 (3.09%) SUSE
10 7 (2.70%) IRIX
11 5 (1.93%) Debian
11 5 (1.93%) VMS
12 4 (1.54%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.54%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.54%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.67%) ITIL
2 34 (13.13%) Load Balancing
3 29 (11.20%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (7.34%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (6.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (5.41%) Resource Management
6 14 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 14 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 13 (5.02%) Change Control
8 11 (4.25%) Problem Management
8 11 (4.25%) Release Management
8 11 (4.25%) Project Management
8 11 (4.25%) Service Management
9 10 (3.86%) Performance Management
9 10 (3.86%) Kernel Tuning
9 10 (3.86%) DevOps
10 9 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.09%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (2.70%) ITSM
12 7 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (45.95%) Perl
2 63 (24.32%) Shell Script
3 57 (22.01%) Python
4 51 (19.69%) Java
5 45 (17.37%) Bash Shell
6 23 (8.88%) Ruby
7 21 (8.11%) PHP
8 17 (6.56%) Bourne shell
9 9 (3.47%) Korn
10 8 (3.09%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.09%) SQL
11 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.54%) C++
13 3 (1.16%) C
13 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.39%) AWK
15 1 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 30 (11.58%) RHCE
2 28 (10.81%) Degree
3 9 (3.47%) SCSA
4 8 (3.09%) NCDA
5 7 (2.70%) Sun Certification
5 7 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.32%) RHCA
7 5 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.77%) LPIC
8 2 (0.77%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.63%) SLA
1 12 (4.63%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (15.06%) NFS
2 34 (13.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 30 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (7.72%) vSphere
5 18 (6.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 18 (6.95%) Veritas File System
6 16 (6.18%) Firmware
7 14 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (4.25%) Squid
9 7 (2.70%) Active Directory
9 7 (2.70%) Samba
9 7 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.32%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.93%) Sendmail
12 4 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (1.54%) KVM
12 4 (1.54%) Ceph
13 2 (0.77%) GPFS
13 2 (0.77%) Xen
13 2 (0.77%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 47 (18.15%) NetBackup
2 46 (17.76%) Puppet
3 19 (7.34%) Legato
4 18 (6.95%) Nagios
5 15 (5.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 14 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (5.02%) yum
8 11 (4.25%) Tivoli
8 11 (4.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (3.09%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.16%) OpenView
10 3 (1.16%) Control-M
11 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.77%) Netcool
11 2 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.77%) SCCM
11 2 (0.77%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.39%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 121 (46.72%) Red Hat
2 67 (25.87%) Veritas
3 62 (23.94%) Sun
4 61 (23.55%) HP
5 57 (22.01%) VMware
6 47 (18.15%) NetApp
7 43 (16.60%) IBM
7 43 (16.60%) Oracle
8 34 (13.13%) EMC
9 29 (11.20%) Symantec
10 21 (8.11%) Brocade
11 16 (6.18%) Hitachi
11 16 (6.18%) CA
11 16 (6.18%) Vignette
11 16 (6.18%) Open Text
12 14 (5.41%) Reuters
13 13 (5.02%) Cisco
14 9 (3.47%) Microsoft
15 5 (1.93%) Juniper
15 5 (1.93%) hybris
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