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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 722 716 648
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 151 136 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 130 99 185
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 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
(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 -24 54 £72,500 +31.81% 2
Yorkshire -22 35 £40,000 - 6
South East +1 31 £42,500 -2.85% 1
South West -19 18 £37,500 -1.31% 5
East of England -17 5 £40,000 -3.03%
North West -18 4 £35,750 +1.41% 1
East Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
North East - 1 £30,500 -
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 249 (100.00%) UNIX
2 180 (72.29%) Linux
3 135 (54.22%) Solaris
4 98 (39.36%) Perl
5 91 (36.55%) Red Hat
6 79 (31.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (26.51%) SAN
8 64 (25.70%) Python
8 64 (25.70%) TCP/IP
9 62 (24.90%) Apache
10 61 (24.50%) Sun
11 58 (23.29%) IBM
12 57 (22.89%) Puppet
13 56 (22.49%) Veritas
13 56 (22.49%) Finance
14 54 (21.69%) EMC
14 54 (21.69%) AIX
15 52 (20.88%) Java
16 51 (20.48%) Bash Shell
17 50 (20.08%) Shell Script
18 49 (19.68%) DNS
19 46 (18.47%) HP
20 40 (16.06%) Banking
21 39 (15.66%) VMware
22 38 (15.26%) NetApp
23 37 (14.86%) Internet
24 36 (14.46%) HPUX
24 36 (14.46%) Tomcat
25 34 (13.65%) Ruby
26 32 (12.85%) LDAP

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 62 (24.90%) Apache
2 36 (14.46%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.02%) Jetty
4 12 (4.82%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.21%) GlassFish
5 8 (3.21%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.61%) IIS
6 4 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.40%) nginx
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.51%) SAN
2 64 (25.70%) TCP/IP
3 49 (19.68%) DNS
4 37 (14.86%) Internet
5 32 (12.85%) LDAP
6 25 (10.04%) SSH
7 19 (7.63%) NAS
8 18 (7.23%) HTTP
9 14 (5.62%) DHCP
10 11 (4.42%) SSL
11 9 (3.61%) iSCSI
12 8 (3.21%) VPN
13 7 (2.81%) Firewall
14 6 (2.41%) IPv4
14 6 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (2.41%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.01%) FTP
16 4 (1.61%) LAN
16 4 (1.61%) WAN
16 4 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.62%) MySQL
2 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.01%) WebFOCUS
4 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.20%) Hudson
3 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.40%) Ant
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 56 (22.49%) Finance
2 40 (16.06%) Banking
3 8 (3.21%) Investment Banking
3 8 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.61%) German Language
6 3 (1.20%) French Language
7 2 (0.80%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.63%) J2EE
2 6 (2.41%) Web Services
3 5 (2.01%) XML
3 5 (2.01%) HTML
3 5 (2.01%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.61%) YAML
5 2 (0.80%) Middleware
5 2 (0.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.40%) SOAP
6 1 (0.40%) STL
6 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.40%) Django
6 1 (0.40%) REST
6 1 (0.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.63%) Clustering
1 19 (7.63%) LPAR
1 19 (7.63%) Hedge funds
2 17 (6.83%) Enterprise Storage
2 17 (6.83%) DLPAR
2 17 (6.83%) Firmware
3 14 (5.62%) PKI
4 8 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.61%) Open Source
7 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.20%) Informatics
8 3 (1.20%) iSeries
9 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.80%) Physics
9 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) CMDB
10 1 (0.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 249 (100.00%) UNIX
2 180 (72.29%) Linux
3 135 (54.22%) Solaris
4 79 (31.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (21.69%) AIX
6 36 (14.46%) HPUX
7 25 (10.04%) Windows
8 22 (8.84%) CentOS
9 7 (2.81%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.81%) IRIX
10 6 (2.41%) Debian
11 5 (2.01%) VMS
12 4 (1.61%) SUSE
12 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.80%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.80%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (10.44%) ITIL
2 26 (10.44%) Performance Management
3 23 (9.24%) Load Balancing
4 21 (8.43%) Problem Management
5 20 (8.03%) Configuration Management
6 18 (7.23%) Change Management
7 14 (5.62%) Resource Management
7 14 (5.62%) DevOps
8 13 (5.22%) Low Latency
9 11 (4.42%) Change Control
10 8 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (2.81%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (2.81%) Migration
12 6 (2.41%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (2.41%) Mentoring
13 5 (2.01%) Server Monitoring
13 5 (2.01%) Capacity Management
13 5 (2.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.36%) Perl
2 64 (25.70%) Python
3 52 (20.88%) Java
4 51 (20.48%) Bash Shell
5 50 (20.08%) Shell Script
6 34 (13.65%) Ruby
7 22 (8.84%) Korn
8 14 (5.62%) C++
9 12 (4.82%) PHP
10 11 (4.42%) C
11 10 (4.02%) Bourne shell
12 8 (3.21%) SQL
13 6 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.20%) C-shell
14 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (10.44%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) SCSA
3 6 (2.41%) RHCE
4 5 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.80%) RHCA
5 2 (0.80%) LPIC
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.42%) QA
2 6 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (12.45%) NFS
2 25 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (5.62%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.42%) vSphere
6 10 (4.02%) Active Directory
7 9 (3.61%) Squid
7 9 (3.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 8 (3.21%) Veritas File System
8 8 (3.21%) Hyper-V
9 6 (2.41%) Samba
10 5 (2.01%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.80%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.40%) KVM
13 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 57 (22.89%) Puppet
2 29 (11.65%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (11.24%) NetBackup
4 27 (10.84%) Tivoli
5 23 (9.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 22 (8.84%) CFEngine
7 15 (6.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 11 (4.42%) Legato
9 5 (2.01%) Netcool
10 4 (1.61%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.20%) OpenView
11 3 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (1.20%) Control-M
11 3 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.80%) Nagios
13 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.40%) Ganglia
13 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.40%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 91 (36.55%) Red Hat
2 61 (24.50%) Sun
3 58 (23.29%) IBM
4 56 (22.49%) Veritas
5 54 (21.69%) EMC
6 46 (18.47%) HP
7 39 (15.66%) VMware
8 38 (15.26%) NetApp
9 27 (10.84%) Symantec
10 25 (10.04%) Oracle
11 20 (8.03%) Hitachi
12 15 (6.02%) Cisco
13 11 (4.42%) JBoss
13 11 (4.42%) Brocade
14 10 (4.02%) Reuters
15 8 (3.21%) Microsoft
16 6 (2.41%) Murex
16 6 (2.41%) Sybase
16 6 (2.41%) StorageTek
17 5 (2.01%) Informatica
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