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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 835 801 686
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -115
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 43 100 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.096% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 73 137
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.98%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
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 £27,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +2 29 £65,000 -3.70% 8
South East +12 8 £62,500 +47.05%
South West -6 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England 0 1 £49,500 -1.49% 1
North West -11 1 £24,000 -31.42%
Yorkshire -14 1 £40,000 -9.09% 1
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 145 (100.00%) UNIX
2 107 (73.79%) Linux
3 97 (66.90%) Solaris
4 83 (57.24%) Red Hat
5 63 (43.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (36.55%) Perl
7 51 (35.17%) Finance
8 45 (31.03%) VMware
9 41 (28.28%) SAN
10 36 (24.83%) Apache
11 34 (23.45%) Sun
12 32 (22.07%) Bash Shell
13 31 (21.38%) Oracle
14 29 (20.00%) Java
14 29 (20.00%) HP
15 28 (19.31%) Internet
15 28 (19.31%) Puppet
16 27 (18.62%) Veritas
17 26 (17.93%) Python
18 25 (17.24%) Tomcat
18 25 (17.24%) Windows
18 25 (17.24%) NetApp
18 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
19 23 (15.86%) Degree
20 21 (14.48%) AIX
20 21 (14.48%) DNS
21 20 (13.79%) QA
21 20 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
22 19 (13.10%) HTTP
22 19 (13.10%) DevOps

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (24.83%) Apache
2 25 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 18 (12.41%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.14%) JBoss
5 5 (3.45%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.07%) CMS
6 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.69%) Jetty
8 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.69%) Drupal
8 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Office
2 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.07%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (28.28%) SAN
2 28 (19.31%) Internet
3 21 (14.48%) DNS
4 19 (13.10%) HTTP
5 16 (11.03%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.34%) NAS
7 11 (7.59%) LDAP
8 10 (6.90%) DHCP
8 10 (6.90%) SSH
9 9 (6.21%) Firewall
10 7 (4.83%) FTP
11 6 (4.14%) SSL
11 6 (4.14%) IPv4
12 5 (3.45%) WAN
12 5 (3.45%) BIG-IP
13 3 (2.07%) 3G
13 3 (2.07%) Wireless
13 3 (2.07%) 4G
14 2 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (1.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.72%) MySQL
2 10 (6.90%) DB2
3 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.69%) MaxDB
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Informix
5 1 (0.69%) SQLite
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Subversion
1 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 51 (35.17%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
3 8 (5.52%) Back Office
4 5 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.38%) Retail
5 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.38%) Advertising
5 2 (1.38%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) HTML
2 6 (4.14%) CSS
2 6 (4.14%) Ajax
3 2 (1.38%) J2EE
4 1 (0.69%) Web Services
4 1 (0.69%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.66%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.59%) EMC VNX
3 11 (7.59%) CLARiiON
4 10 (6.90%) PKI
5 8 (5.52%) Clustering
5 8 (5.52%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.14%) DataPower
7 5 (3.45%) Celerra
7 5 (3.45%) Symmetrix
8 4 (2.76%) EMC Centera
8 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.76%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.38%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.38%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.38%) PlayStation
9 2 (1.38%) Replication
9 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) UNIX
2 107 (73.79%) Linux
3 97 (66.90%) Solaris
4 63 (43.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (17.24%) Windows
6 21 (14.48%) AIX
7 11 (7.59%) CentOS
8 8 (5.52%) HPUX
9 7 (4.83%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (4.83%) SUSE
10 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.07%) VMS
10 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.10%) DevOps
2 17 (11.72%) ITIL
3 12 (8.28%) Resource Management
4 11 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 9 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.52%) Project Management
8 7 (4.83%) CRM
8 7 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.83%) Time Management
8 7 (4.83%) Change Control
8 7 (4.83%) Patch Management
9 6 (4.14%) Server Building
9 6 (4.14%) Software Delivery
9 6 (4.14%) Migration
9 6 (4.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (3.45%) Release Management
10 5 (3.45%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (3.45%) Capacity Management
11 4 (2.76%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.55%) Perl
2 32 (22.07%) Bash Shell
3 29 (20.00%) Java
4 26 (17.93%) Python
5 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
6 16 (11.03%) Korn
7 10 (6.90%) Bourne shell
8 9 (6.21%) SQL
9 8 (5.52%) Ruby
10 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.14%) C++
11 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.45%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.07%) PHP
14 2 (1.38%) C
15 1 (0.69%) AWK
15 1 (0.69%) C-shell
15 1 (0.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (15.86%) Degree
2 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.52%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.14%) RHCE
4 6 (4.14%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.76%) SCSA
6 3 (2.07%) RHCA
7 2 (1.38%) NCDA
7 2 (1.38%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.69%) OCP
8 1 (0.69%) OCA
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.79%) QA
2 7 (4.83%) SLA
3 5 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.34%) NFS
3 11 (7.59%) Squid
3 11 (7.59%) vSphere
4 8 (5.52%) KVM
4 8 (5.52%) Xen
5 7 (4.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (3.45%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.07%) Firmware
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.07%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.38%) XenApp
8 2 (1.38%) Veritas File System
8 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.38%) Samba
9 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (19.31%) Puppet
2 15 (10.34%) Nagios
2 15 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 13 (8.97%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.83%) Opsview
6 3 (2.07%) yum
6 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (2.07%) Legato
7 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.38%) OpenView
7 2 (1.38%) Control-M
7 2 (1.38%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (1.38%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.38%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.69%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 83 (57.24%) Red Hat
2 45 (31.03%) VMware
3 34 (23.45%) Sun
4 31 (21.38%) Oracle
5 29 (20.00%) HP
6 27 (18.62%) Veritas
7 25 (17.24%) NetApp
8 11 (7.59%) EMC
9 9 (6.21%) IBM
9 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
10 8 (5.52%) Symantec
11 7 (4.83%) Brocade
11 7 (4.83%) Citrix
11 7 (4.83%) Cisco
12 6 (4.14%) CA
12 6 (4.14%) Hitachi
13 5 (3.45%) hybris
13 5 (3.45%) Nimble Storage
14 4 (2.76%) ATG
15 2 (1.38%) OpenText
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Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Ocado
Salary: Competitive
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