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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 741 680 654
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 141 150 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 114 106 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -48 47 £70,000 +21.73% 7
South East -15 32 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire -27 30 £40,000 - 4
South West +6 16 £37,500 -1.31% 5
East of England -17 8 £41,250 -8.33% 1
North West -8 4 £35,750 +2.14% 1
East Midlands -6 3 £32,500 +62.50%
North East - 1 £30,500 -
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 239 (100.00%) UNIX
2 176 (73.64%) Linux
3 115 (48.12%) Solaris
4 83 (34.73%) Red Hat
5 82 (34.31%) Perl
6 72 (30.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 61 (25.52%) Python
7 61 (25.52%) TCP/IP
8 55 (23.01%) Java
8 55 (23.01%) SAN
8 55 (23.01%) Bash Shell
9 54 (22.59%) Sun
10 52 (21.76%) Finance
11 50 (20.92%) AIX
12 47 (19.67%) Puppet
13 46 (19.25%) Apache
14 45 (18.83%) EMC
15 43 (17.99%) HP
15 43 (17.99%) Veritas
16 42 (17.57%) IBM
16 42 (17.57%) Tomcat
17 40 (16.74%) Internet
18 39 (16.32%) DNS
19 37 (15.48%) Shell Script
20 36 (15.06%) VMware
20 36 (15.06%) Ruby
21 30 (12.55%) NetApp
22 29 (12.13%) Oracle
22 29 (12.13%) Degree
23 28 (11.72%) Banking

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (19.25%) Apache
2 42 (17.57%) Tomcat
3 20 (8.37%) Jetty
4 10 (4.18%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.35%) GlassFish
5 8 (3.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.67%) IIS
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.42%) nginx
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (25.52%) TCP/IP
2 55 (23.01%) SAN
3 40 (16.74%) Internet
4 39 (16.32%) DNS
5 25 (10.46%) LDAP
6 20 (8.37%) SSH
6 20 (8.37%) NAS
7 16 (6.69%) HTTP
8 12 (5.02%) DHCP
9 9 (3.77%) SSL
10 7 (2.93%) VPN
10 7 (2.93%) LAN
10 7 (2.93%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.51%) SNMP
11 6 (2.51%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.51%) Firewall
11 6 (2.51%) Wireless
12 5 (2.09%) WAN
13 4 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.44%) MySQL
2 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.51%) WebFOCUS
4 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.26%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.26%) Hudson
3 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.42%) Ant
5 1 (0.42%) Subversion
5 1 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 52 (21.76%) Finance
2 28 (11.72%) Banking
3 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.51%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.67%) German Language
6 4 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.26%) French Language
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.04%) J2EE
2 9 (3.77%) Web Services
3 5 (2.09%) XML
3 5 (2.09%) HTML
4 3 (1.26%) YAML
5 2 (0.84%) CSS
5 2 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.84%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.42%) SOAP
6 1 (0.42%) STL
6 1 (0.42%) REST
6 1 (0.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.21%) Enterprise Storage
2 18 (7.53%) Clustering
3 17 (7.11%) Firmware
3 17 (7.11%) Hedge funds
4 15 (6.28%) LPAR
5 13 (5.44%) DLPAR
6 12 (5.02%) PKI
7 7 (2.93%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.51%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.09%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.67%) Informatics
11 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.84%) Physics
11 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.84%) Open Source
11 2 (0.84%) iSeries
12 1 (0.42%) Equities
12 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 239 (100.00%) UNIX
2 176 (73.64%) Linux
3 115 (48.12%) Solaris
4 72 (30.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (20.92%) AIX
6 28 (11.72%) HPUX
7 24 (10.04%) Windows
8 12 (5.02%) CentOS
9 9 (3.77%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.35%) Debian
11 7 (2.93%) IRIX
11 7 (2.93%) SUSE
12 6 (2.51%) VMS
13 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.42%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (10.88%) Load Balancing
2 25 (10.46%) Problem Management
3 24 (10.04%) ITIL
4 23 (9.62%) Performance Management
5 22 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (8.37%) Change Management
7 16 (6.69%) Low Latency
8 15 (6.28%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.02%) Resource Management
10 11 (4.60%) DevOps
11 9 (3.77%) Change Control
12 6 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (2.51%) Capacity Management
12 6 (2.51%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 6 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (2.51%) Service Delivery
12 6 (2.51%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.51%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (2.51%) Identity Management
12 6 (2.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.31%) Perl
2 61 (25.52%) Python
3 55 (23.01%) Java
3 55 (23.01%) Bash Shell
4 37 (15.48%) Shell Script
5 36 (15.06%) Ruby
6 21 (8.79%) Korn
7 13 (5.44%) C++
8 10 (4.18%) C
8 10 (4.18%) SQL
9 9 (3.77%) Bourne shell
9 9 (3.77%) PHP
10 6 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.26%) C-shell
11 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (12.13%) Degree
2 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.93%) SCSA
3 6 (2.51%) RHCE
4 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.84%) CCNP
6 2 (0.84%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.84%) MBA
6 2 (0.84%) RHCA
6 2 (0.84%) LPIC
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.86%) QA
2 5 (2.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (9.62%) NFS
3 11 (4.60%) VMware ESX
4 10 (4.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (3.77%) vSphere
5 9 (3.77%) Active Directory
5 9 (3.77%) Squid
6 8 (3.35%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.09%) Samba
7 5 (2.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (1.67%) Veritas File System
8 4 (1.67%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.84%) Postfix
10 2 (0.84%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.42%) KVM
11 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 47 (19.67%) Puppet
2 25 (10.46%) Tivoli
3 23 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (8.79%) CFEngine
5 20 (8.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 20 (8.37%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.35%) Netcool
6 8 (3.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (2.93%) Legato
8 3 (1.26%) OpenView
8 3 (1.26%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.26%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.26%) Nagios
8 3 (1.26%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.84%) YUM
9 2 (0.84%) Control-M
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.42%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 83 (34.73%) Red Hat
2 54 (22.59%) Sun
3 45 (18.83%) EMC
4 43 (17.99%) HP
4 43 (17.99%) Veritas
5 42 (17.57%) IBM
6 36 (15.06%) VMware
7 30 (12.55%) NetApp
8 29 (12.13%) Oracle
9 17 (7.11%) Cisco
9 17 (7.11%) Symantec
10 16 (6.69%) Hitachi
11 10 (4.18%) Brocade
11 10 (4.18%) JBoss
12 8 (3.35%) Microsoft
13 7 (2.93%) Reuters
14 6 (2.51%) Informatica
14 6 (2.51%) StorageTek
14 6 (2.51%) TIBCO
14 6 (2.51%) Murex
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