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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 778 801 737
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 94 123 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 98
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
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
98311 106681 98632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81285 87325 83033
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 £27,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 +61 44 £65,000 +66.66% 4
South East +14 24 £40,000 +3.89%
South West -5 17 £39,000 -
East of England +31 5 £36,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire -26 3 £35,000 -6.04%
North West -20 1 £31,500 -8.69% 1
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 204 (100.00%) UNIX
2 161 (78.92%) Linux
3 122 (59.80%) Solaris
4 113 (55.39%) Red Hat
5 97 (47.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (42.16%) Perl
7 58 (28.43%) Apache
7 58 (28.43%) Finance
8 55 (26.96%) SAN
8 55 (26.96%) VMware
9 54 (26.47%) Internet
10 50 (24.51%) DNS
11 48 (23.53%) Bash Shell
12 46 (22.55%) Sun
12 46 (22.55%) Java
13 45 (22.06%) Oracle
13 45 (22.06%) HP
14 44 (21.57%) Shell Script
15 42 (20.59%) TCP/IP
16 40 (19.61%) Veritas
17 38 (18.63%) Python
18 37 (18.14%) Tomcat
19 31 (15.20%) NFS
20 30 (14.71%) NetApp
20 30 (14.71%) Degree
20 30 (14.71%) Puppet
21 28 (13.73%) Windows
21 28 (13.73%) ITIL
21 28 (13.73%) NetBackup
22 27 (13.24%) RHCE

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 58 (28.43%) Apache
2 37 (18.14%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.31%) GlassFish
4 10 (4.90%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.43%) Jetty
5 7 (3.43%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.45%) JBoss
7 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.47%) nginx
8 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.49%) CMS
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.49%) Drupal
9 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.43%) MS Office
2 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.96%) SAN
2 54 (26.47%) Internet
3 50 (24.51%) DNS
4 42 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 24 (11.76%) DHCP
5 24 (11.76%) FTP
5 24 (11.76%) HTTP
6 22 (10.78%) LDAP
7 19 (9.31%) Firewall
8 16 (7.84%) SSH
9 12 (5.88%) NAS
10 10 (4.90%) BIG-IP
11 9 (4.41%) SSL
11 9 (4.41%) IPv4
12 6 (2.94%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.45%) Network Security
14 3 (1.47%) Multicast
14 3 (1.47%) VPN
14 3 (1.47%) LAN
14 3 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) MySQL
2 8 (3.92%) DB2
2 8 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Subversion
1 5 (2.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 58 (28.43%) Finance
2 14 (6.86%) Banking
3 11 (5.39%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.43%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.94%) Back Office
6 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.47%) French Language
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.82%) J2EE
2 6 (2.94%) HTML
3 5 (2.45%) Ajax
3 5 (2.45%) CSS
4 2 (0.98%) Middleware
4 2 (0.98%) Django
5 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.49%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.84%) Hedge funds
3 13 (6.37%) PKI
4 11 (5.39%) CLARiiON
5 9 (4.41%) Clustering
6 5 (2.45%) DataPower
6 5 (2.45%) Symmetrix
6 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.96%) EMC Centera
7 4 (1.96%) HACMP
7 4 (1.96%) Celerra
7 4 (1.96%) Open Source
8 3 (1.47%) Equities
9 2 (0.98%) DTV
9 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.98%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 204 (100.00%) UNIX
2 161 (78.92%) Linux
3 122 (59.80%) Solaris
4 97 (47.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (13.73%) Windows
6 23 (11.27%) AIX
7 11 (5.39%) HPUX
8 9 (4.41%) SUSE
9 8 (3.92%) CentOS
10 3 (1.47%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.47%) VMS
10 3 (1.47%) IRIX
11 2 (0.98%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.98%) Debian
11 2 (0.98%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.73%) ITIL
2 24 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 23 (11.27%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (7.84%) DevOps
6 15 (7.35%) Resource Management
7 14 (6.86%) Capacity Management
8 12 (5.88%) Release Management
9 10 (4.90%) Project Management
9 10 (4.90%) Kernel Tuning
9 10 (4.90%) Change Control
10 8 (3.92%) Software Deployment
10 8 (3.92%) Service Management
10 8 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.43%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.94%) ITSM
12 6 (2.94%) Migration
12 6 (2.94%) PRINCE2
13 5 (2.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 86 (42.16%) Perl
2 48 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 46 (22.55%) Java
4 44 (21.57%) Shell Script
5 38 (18.63%) Python
6 18 (8.82%) Bourne shell
7 13 (6.37%) Korn
8 12 (5.88%) PHP
9 10 (4.90%) SQL
10 8 (3.92%) Ruby
11 7 (3.43%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.94%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) C++
14 1 (0.49%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 30 (14.71%) Degree
2 27 (13.24%) RHCE
3 9 (4.41%) Sun Certification
3 9 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.92%) NCDA
4 8 (3.92%) SCSA
5 6 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.45%) RHCA
7 3 (1.47%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.98%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) QA
2 10 (4.90%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.90%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (15.20%) NFS
2 25 (12.25%) vSphere
3 24 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (9.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 14 (6.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 14 (6.86%) Squid
5 14 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (5.39%) Firmware
6 11 (5.39%) Veritas File System
7 8 (3.92%) KVM
7 8 (3.92%) Xen
8 5 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.98%) GPFS
9 2 (0.98%) Ceph
9 2 (0.98%) XenApp
9 2 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.49%) Samba
10 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (14.71%) Puppet
2 28 (13.73%) NetBackup
3 24 (11.76%) Nagios
4 12 (5.88%) yum
5 11 (5.39%) Legato
6 8 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.45%) Opsview
8 2 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.98%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.98%) OpenView
8 2 (0.98%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.98%) Control-M
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.49%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.49%) SCCM
9 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 113 (55.39%) Red Hat
2 55 (26.96%) VMware
3 46 (22.55%) Sun
4 45 (22.06%) HP
4 45 (22.06%) Oracle
5 40 (19.61%) Veritas
6 30 (14.71%) NetApp
7 16 (7.84%) CA
7 16 (7.84%) Brocade
8 13 (6.37%) OpenText
8 13 (6.37%) Vignette
9 12 (5.88%) Symantec
10 10 (4.90%) hybris
10 10 (4.90%) EMC
11 8 (3.92%) Cisco
11 8 (3.92%) IBM
11 8 (3.92%) Microsoft
11 8 (3.92%) Hitachi
12 5 (2.45%) Reuters
13 3 (1.47%) Citrix
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 8 days ago