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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 744 747 680
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 121 116 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 85 78 152
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £60,000
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -14 63 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire -9 22 £35,500 -23.65% 2
South East -6 17 £37,500 -20.21% 1
South West -2 14 £39,000 +14.70% 2
East of England -27 2 £36,000 -24.21% 1
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands +19 1 £24,000 -41.46%
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 269 (100.00%) UNIX
2 219 (81.41%) Linux
3 155 (57.62%) Solaris
4 124 (46.10%) Perl
5 121 (44.98%) Red Hat
6 117 (43.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 81 (30.11%) TCP/IP
8 76 (28.25%) Apache
9 75 (27.88%) SAN
10 72 (26.77%) DNS
11 70 (26.02%) Veritas
11 70 (26.02%) Shell Script
12 66 (24.54%) Python
12 66 (24.54%) Sun
13 60 (22.30%) HP
14 58 (21.56%) Internet
14 58 (21.56%) VMware
15 53 (19.70%) IBM
15 53 (19.70%) Bash Shell
16 52 (19.33%) AIX
17 50 (18.59%) Puppet
18 49 (18.22%) Java
18 49 (18.22%) Finance
19 45 (16.73%) NFS
19 45 (16.73%) NetApp
20 43 (15.99%) EMC
20 43 (15.99%) NetBackup
21 40 (14.87%) Banking
22 39 (14.50%) Oracle
23 38 (14.13%) ITIL

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 76 (28.25%) Apache
2 31 (11.52%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.58%) Jetty
4 9 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.60%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.86%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.49%) JBoss
8 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.12%) IIS
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.74%) nginx
10 1 (0.37%) Lync
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (30.11%) TCP/IP
2 75 (27.88%) SAN
3 72 (26.77%) DNS
4 58 (21.56%) Internet
5 35 (13.01%) LDAP
6 26 (9.67%) FTP
6 26 (9.67%) SSH
7 25 (9.29%) DHCP
8 24 (8.92%) Firewall
9 19 (7.06%) HTTP
10 14 (5.20%) iSCSI
11 13 (4.83%) NAS
12 11 (4.09%) SSL
13 10 (3.72%) VPN
14 9 (3.35%) IPv4
15 6 (2.23%) Network Security
15 6 (2.23%) Multicast
16 5 (1.86%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (1.86%) BIG-IP
17 4 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.18%) MySQL
2 9 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.74%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 18 (6.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.23%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.12%) Hudson
General
1 49 (18.22%) Finance
2 40 (14.87%) Banking
3 16 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.97%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.97%) French Language
6 4 (1.49%) German Language
7 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.29%) J2EE
2 6 (2.23%) XML
3 5 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.12%) Middleware
4 3 (1.12%) Django
4 3 (1.12%) YAML
4 3 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.37%) XSD
5 1 (0.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.41%) Hedge funds
2 18 (6.69%) Clustering
3 16 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.58%) LPAR
5 13 (4.83%) DLPAR
5 13 (4.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (4.46%) PKI
7 8 (2.97%) Open Source
8 3 (1.12%) iSeries
9 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.74%) Equities
9 2 (0.74%) HACMP
9 2 (0.74%) DTV
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) Physics
10 1 (0.37%) CMDB
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 269 (100.00%) UNIX
2 219 (81.41%) Linux
3 155 (57.62%) Solaris
4 117 (43.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (19.33%) AIX
6 35 (13.01%) HPUX
7 31 (11.52%) Windows
8 18 (6.69%) CentOS
9 10 (3.72%) IRIX
10 7 (2.60%) SUSE
11 5 (1.86%) Debian
12 4 (1.49%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.49%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.49%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.12%) VMS
13 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.13%) ITIL
2 31 (11.52%) Load Balancing
3 24 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (8.55%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (7.43%) Configuration Management
6 15 (5.58%) Performance Management
7 14 (5.20%) Problem Management
8 12 (4.46%) Change Control
8 12 (4.46%) DevOps
8 12 (4.46%) Service Management
8 12 (4.46%) Resource Management
9 11 (4.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.72%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.35%) Project Management
12 8 (2.97%) Change Management
12 8 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (2.60%) ITSM
13 7 (2.60%) Software Deployment
13 7 (2.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (46.10%) Perl
2 70 (26.02%) Shell Script
3 66 (24.54%) Python
4 53 (19.70%) Bash Shell
5 49 (18.22%) Java
6 30 (11.15%) Ruby
7 23 (8.55%) PHP
8 16 (5.95%) Korn
9 14 (5.20%) Bourne shell
10 8 (2.97%) SQL
11 5 (1.86%) C++
11 5 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.86%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.49%) C
13 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) AWK
14 1 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (9.29%) RHCE
1 25 (9.29%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) SCSA
3 7 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.60%) NCDA
4 6 (2.23%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.86%) RHCA
5 5 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) LPIC
6 2 (0.74%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.46%) SLA
2 8 (2.97%) QA
3 5 (1.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (16.73%) NFS
2 32 (11.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 31 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (8.18%) vSphere
4 22 (8.18%) Firmware
5 19 (7.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 18 (6.69%) Veritas File System
7 10 (3.72%) VMware ESX
7 10 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (3.35%) Active Directory
9 8 (2.97%) Squid
10 7 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.60%) Samba
11 5 (1.86%) Sendmail
12 4 (1.49%) Hyper-V
12 4 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (1.49%) Ceph
13 2 (0.74%) GPFS
13 2 (0.74%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.74%) KVM
Systems Management
1 50 (18.59%) Puppet
2 43 (15.99%) NetBackup
3 22 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (7.43%) Legato
5 16 (5.95%) Tivoli
5 16 (5.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 15 (5.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 13 (4.83%) CFEngine
8 12 (4.46%) Nagios
9 9 (3.35%) yum
10 4 (1.49%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.12%) OpenView
11 3 (1.12%) Control-M
11 3 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.74%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.74%) Netcool
13 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
13 1 (0.37%) SCCM
13 1 (0.37%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 121 (44.98%) Red Hat
2 70 (26.02%) Veritas
3 66 (24.54%) Sun
4 60 (22.30%) HP
5 58 (21.56%) VMware
6 53 (19.70%) IBM
7 45 (16.73%) NetApp
8 43 (15.99%) EMC
9 39 (14.50%) Oracle
10 29 (10.78%) Symantec
11 18 (6.69%) Hitachi
12 16 (5.95%) Reuters
12 16 (5.95%) Brocade
13 13 (4.83%) Cisco
14 12 (4.46%) Vignette
14 12 (4.46%) Open Text
15 10 (3.72%) CA
16 8 (2.97%) Microsoft
17 5 (1.86%) Murex
17 5 (1.86%) Sybase
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