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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 743 769 683
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 146 102 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 81 142
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.21% +17.50%
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
101292 96397 99033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84530 80263 85347
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 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 0 66 £72,500 +31.81% 6
Yorkshire -5 34 £37,500 -6.25% 6
South East -5 23 £37,500 -20.21% 3
South West -7 18 £39,000 +14.70%
East of England -37 2 £36,000 -24.21%
North East - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 278 (100.00%) UNIX
2 221 (79.50%) Linux
3 166 (59.71%) Solaris
4 127 (45.68%) Perl
5 121 (43.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 120 (43.17%) Red Hat
7 94 (33.81%) TCP/IP
8 80 (28.78%) SAN
9 78 (28.06%) Apache
10 74 (26.62%) Sun
11 73 (26.26%) Python
11 73 (26.26%) DNS
12 68 (24.46%) Veritas
12 68 (24.46%) Shell Script
13 60 (21.58%) HP
14 57 (20.50%) Internet
14 57 (20.50%) AIX
15 56 (20.14%) VMware
15 56 (20.14%) Puppet
16 54 (19.42%) Finance
16 54 (19.42%) Java
16 54 (19.42%) Bash Shell
17 53 (19.06%) IBM
18 52 (18.71%) EMC
19 46 (16.55%) NetApp
20 43 (15.47%) ITIL
21 41 (14.75%) Tomcat
22 40 (14.39%) Banking
22 40 (14.39%) NetBackup
23 37 (13.31%) Ruby

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 78 (28.06%) Apache
2 41 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.83%) Jetty
4 10 (3.60%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.24%) JBoss
6 8 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.88%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.44%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.08%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 94 (33.81%) TCP/IP
2 80 (28.78%) SAN
3 73 (26.26%) DNS
4 57 (20.50%) Internet
5 34 (12.23%) LDAP
6 27 (9.71%) SSH
7 24 (8.63%) NAS
7 24 (8.63%) FTP
8 22 (7.91%) DHCP
8 22 (7.91%) Firewall
9 20 (7.19%) HTTP
10 15 (5.40%) iSCSI
11 13 (4.68%) SSL
12 10 (3.60%) VPN
13 8 (2.88%) IPv4
14 6 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (1.80%) NetScaler
15 5 (1.80%) Multicast
16 4 (1.44%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.27%) MySQL
2 8 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.72%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (6.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 54 (19.42%) Finance
2 40 (14.39%) Banking
3 13 (4.68%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.88%) French Language
6 6 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.44%) German Language
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.43%) J2EE
2 7 (2.52%) XML
3 5 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.80%) Middleware
4 4 (1.44%) YAML
4 4 (1.44%) HTML
5 3 (1.08%) Web Services
5 3 (1.08%) Django
6 1 (0.36%) REST
6 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.36%) XSD
6 1 (0.36%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) SOAP
6 1 (0.36%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.51%) Hedge funds
2 20 (7.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 19 (6.83%) Clustering
4 17 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.40%) PKI
5 15 (5.40%) LPAR
6 13 (4.68%) DLPAR
7 8 (2.88%) Open Source
8 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.08%) iSeries
9 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.72%) Physics
9 2 (0.72%) Equities
9 2 (0.72%) HACMP
10 1 (0.36%) DTV
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 278 (100.00%) UNIX
2 221 (79.50%) Linux
3 166 (59.71%) Solaris
4 121 (43.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (20.50%) AIX
6 37 (13.31%) HPUX
7 30 (10.79%) Windows
8 23 (8.27%) CentOS
9 10 (3.60%) IRIX
10 9 (3.24%) Debian
10 9 (3.24%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.16%) SUSE
11 6 (2.16%) VMS
12 4 (1.44%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.44%) OpenBSD
12 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.47%) ITIL
2 33 (11.87%) Load Balancing
3 28 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (7.19%) Configuration Management
5 18 (6.47%) Problem Management
5 18 (6.47%) Performance Management
5 18 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (5.04%) Resource Management
7 13 (4.68%) DevOps
8 12 (4.32%) Change Control
8 12 (4.32%) Service Management
9 10 (3.60%) Change Management
9 10 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (3.24%) Project Management
11 8 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (2.52%) Project Planning
12 7 (2.52%) Migration
12 7 (2.52%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (2.16%) Workflow
13 6 (2.16%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 127 (45.68%) Perl
2 73 (26.26%) Python
3 68 (24.46%) Shell Script
4 54 (19.42%) Java
4 54 (19.42%) Bash Shell
5 37 (13.31%) Ruby
6 19 (6.83%) PHP
7 17 (6.12%) Korn
8 14 (5.04%) Bourne shell
9 9 (3.24%) SQL
10 6 (2.16%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.16%) C++
11 5 (1.80%) C
12 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.08%) C-shell
13 1 (0.36%) sed
13 1 (0.36%) AWK
Qualifications
1 22 (7.91%) Degree
2 20 (7.19%) RHCE
3 12 (4.32%) SCSA
4 7 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.80%) RHCA
5 5 (1.80%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.44%) NCDA
7 2 (0.72%) IBM AIX Certification
7 2 (0.72%) LPIC
8 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) SLA
2 8 (2.88%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (13.31%) NFS
2 32 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 25 (8.99%) Firmware
4 20 (7.19%) vSphere
5 16 (5.76%) VMware ESX
6 14 (5.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 13 (4.68%) Veritas File System
8 11 (3.96%) Active Directory
9 9 (3.24%) Squid
9 9 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (2.88%) Hyper-V
11 7 (2.52%) Samba
12 5 (1.80%) Sendmail
12 5 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (1.44%) Ceph
14 2 (0.72%) GPFS
14 2 (0.72%) PowerHA
14 2 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 56 (20.14%) Puppet
2 40 (14.39%) NetBackup
3 24 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (6.47%) CFEngine
5 17 (6.12%) Tivoli
5 17 (6.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 16 (5.76%) Legato
7 15 (5.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (2.52%) Nagios
9 5 (1.80%) YUM
10 4 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.44%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (1.08%) Control-M
11 3 (1.08%) OpenView
12 2 (0.72%) Netcool
12 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.36%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.36%) SCCM
13 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 120 (43.17%) Red Hat
2 74 (26.62%) Sun
3 68 (24.46%) Veritas
4 60 (21.58%) HP
5 56 (20.14%) VMware
6 53 (19.06%) IBM
7 52 (18.71%) EMC
8 46 (16.55%) NetApp
9 33 (11.87%) Oracle
10 31 (11.15%) Symantec
11 17 (6.12%) Reuters
12 16 (5.76%) Hitachi
12 16 (5.76%) Cisco
13 15 (5.40%) Brocade
14 12 (4.32%) Microsoft
15 10 (3.60%) Vignette
15 10 (3.60%) Open Text
16 8 (2.88%) CA
17 6 (2.16%) Juniper
17 6 (2.16%) Sybase
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