The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 781 673 687
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 114 165 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 124 140
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Engineer
UK

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 1 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 1 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 -69 49 £70,000 +24.44% 6
Yorkshire -26 24 £40,000 - 8
South East -14 18 £42,500 +3.03% 2
South West -15 8 £38,750 -3.12% 2
East of England -29 8 £42,500 -10.52% 1
North West +1 4 £35,000 -17.64%
East Midlands -17 2 £32,500 +62.50%
North East - 1 £30,500 - 1
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 224 (100.00%) UNIX
2 171 (76.34%) Linux
3 101 (45.09%) Solaris
4 76 (33.93%) Red Hat
5 74 (33.04%) Perl
6 67 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 65 (29.02%) Python
7 65 (29.02%) TCP/IP
8 62 (27.68%) Bash Shell
9 56 (25.00%) Java
10 48 (21.43%) Tomcat
11 47 (20.98%) Internet
12 46 (20.54%) SAN
13 43 (19.20%) Finance
13 43 (19.20%) Puppet
14 41 (18.30%) AIX
15 39 (17.41%) Sun
15 39 (17.41%) EMC
15 39 (17.41%) Ruby
16 35 (15.63%) Problem Management
17 34 (15.18%) Load Balancing
17 34 (15.18%) Cloud Computing
17 34 (15.18%) DNS
17 34 (15.18%) J2EE
18 33 (14.73%) Enterprise Storage
19 30 (13.39%) Jetty
19 30 (13.39%) ITIL
19 30 (13.39%) HP
20 29 (12.95%) Change Management
20 29 (12.95%) NAS

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 48 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 30 (13.39%) Jetty
3 26 (11.61%) Apache
4 10 (4.46%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.79%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.45%) nginx
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.18%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (29.02%) TCP/IP
2 47 (20.98%) Internet
3 46 (20.54%) SAN
4 34 (15.18%) DNS
5 29 (12.95%) NAS
6 21 (9.38%) LDAP
7 19 (8.48%) SSH
8 12 (5.36%) HTTP
9 10 (4.46%) DHCP
10 8 (3.57%) LAN
11 7 (3.13%) SNMP
11 7 (3.13%) SSL
12 6 (2.68%) WAN
12 6 (2.68%) Wireless
12 6 (2.68%) NetScaler
13 5 (2.23%) SMTP
14 4 (1.79%) FTP
14 4 (1.79%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (1.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.02%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.68%) MySQL
3 5 (2.23%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.23%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Subversion
1 1 (0.45%) Maven
1 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 43 (19.20%) Finance
2 18 (8.04%) Banking
3 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.34%) German Language
4 3 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.18%) J2EE
2 9 (4.02%) Web Services
3 4 (1.79%) Middleware
3 4 (1.79%) XML
4 3 (1.34%) REST
4 3 (1.34%) SOAP
5 2 (0.89%) HTML
5 2 (0.89%) CSS
6 1 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.45%) YAML
6 1 (0.45%) STL
6 1 (0.45%) XSD
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.73%) Enterprise Storage
2 20 (8.93%) Clustering
3 13 (5.80%) Hedge funds
4 11 (4.91%) Firmware
5 10 (4.46%) LPAR
5 10 (4.46%) DLPAR
6 9 (4.02%) PKI
7 7 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.68%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.23%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.79%) Informatics
11 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.89%) iSeries
11 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.89%) Physics
11 2 (0.89%) Open Source
12 1 (0.45%) Equities
12 1 (0.45%) Replication
12 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 224 (100.00%) UNIX
2 171 (76.34%) Linux
3 101 (45.09%) Solaris
4 67 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (18.30%) AIX
6 28 (12.50%) HPUX
7 21 (9.38%) Windows
8 13 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 12 (5.36%) Debian
10 9 (4.02%) SUSE
11 5 (2.23%) CentOS
11 5 (2.23%) VMS
12 4 (1.79%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.34%) IRIX
14 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.45%) OpenBSD
15 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.63%) Problem Management
2 34 (15.18%) Load Balancing
3 30 (13.39%) ITIL
4 29 (12.95%) Change Management
5 22 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (8.48%) Performance Management
7 18 (8.04%) Low Latency
8 14 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (4.91%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.57%) Resource Management
10 8 (3.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 7 (3.13%) Regression Testing
12 6 (2.68%) Service Delivery
12 6 (2.68%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.68%) Migration
12 6 (2.68%) Workflow
12 6 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (2.68%) Change Control
13 5 (2.23%) Capacity Management
13 5 (2.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.04%) Perl
2 65 (29.02%) Python
3 62 (27.68%) Bash Shell
4 56 (25.00%) Java
5 39 (17.41%) Ruby
6 25 (11.16%) Shell Script
7 20 (8.93%) Korn
8 12 (5.36%) SQL
9 11 (4.91%) C++
10 8 (3.57%) C
11 7 (3.13%) PHP
12 6 (2.68%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.34%) C-shell
13 3 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (12.05%) Degree
2 15 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.13%) RHCE
5 6 (2.68%) SCSA
6 4 (1.79%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.89%) CCNP
8 2 (0.89%) MBA
9 1 (0.45%) RHCA
9 1 (0.45%) HND
9 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (6.70%) NFS
2 14 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.46%) VMware ESX
3 10 (4.46%) vSphere
4 8 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.23%) Squid
5 5 (2.23%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.89%) Postfix
9 1 (0.45%) KVM
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.45%) Samba
9 1 (0.45%) Snort
9 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.45%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 43 (19.20%) Puppet
2 22 (9.82%) CFEngine
3 20 (8.93%) Tivoli
4 17 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (6.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (5.36%) NetBackup
7 7 (3.13%) Netcool
8 3 (1.34%) Legato
8 3 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.89%) Nagios
9 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (0.89%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.89%) YUM
9 2 (0.89%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.45%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.45%) Munin
10 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 76 (33.93%) Red Hat
2 39 (17.41%) Sun
2 39 (17.41%) EMC
3 30 (13.39%) HP
4 28 (12.50%) Veritas
5 27 (12.05%) IBM
5 27 (12.05%) NetApp
5 27 (12.05%) VMware
6 26 (11.61%) Oracle
7 11 (4.91%) Hitachi
8 10 (4.46%) JBoss
8 10 (4.46%) Symantec
9 9 (4.02%) Microsoft
9 9 (4.02%) Cisco
10 7 (3.13%) Brocade
11 5 (2.23%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.23%) BMC
11 5 (2.23%) Informatica
12 4 (1.79%) StorageTek
12 4 (1.79%) CA
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 Per Annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits
Posted: 24 days ago