The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 856 874 812
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 11 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.014% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 25
Average salary £90,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UNIX Systems 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
96246 103337 95812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.46% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80520 85095 80045
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 £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 Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer across the England region.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Trend in England

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in England

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 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 +26 9 £90,000 +44.00%
South West -10 2 £43,750 +16.66%
UNIX Systems Engineer
UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) UNIX
2 30 (96.77%) Solaris
3 25 (80.65%) Linux
3 25 (80.65%) Perl
4 22 (70.97%) Red Hat
5 21 (67.74%) VMware
6 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
7 17 (54.84%) Puppet
8 16 (51.61%) DevOps
8 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
8 16 (51.61%) Python
9 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (45.16%) Korn
10 13 (41.94%) SAN
11 10 (32.26%) Apache
12 9 (29.03%) AIX
12 9 (29.03%) Nagios
13 8 (25.81%) CentOS
13 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (25.81%) Windows
14 7 (22.58%) ITIL
14 7 (22.58%) CRM
14 7 (22.58%) IBM
14 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 7 (22.58%) NetApp
14 7 (22.58%) Back Office
14 7 (22.58%) GlassFish
14 7 (22.58%) Ruby
14 7 (22.58%) Subversion
14 7 (22.58%) Bourne shell

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) SMTP
6 1 (3.23%) DMZ
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (22.58%) Back Office
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Hedge funds
2 6 (19.35%) DataPower
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) HACMP
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) PlayStation
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) UNIX
2 30 (96.77%) Solaris
3 25 (80.65%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (29.03%) AIX
6 8 (25.81%) Windows
6 8 (25.81%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) CRM
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Perl
2 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
3 16 (51.61%) Python
3 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
4 14 (45.16%) Korn
5 7 (22.58%) Bourne shell
5 7 (22.58%) Ruby
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) C-shell
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) RHCE
2 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) NFS
2 3 (9.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
2 9 (29.03%) Nagios
3 7 (22.58%) Opsview
4 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
5 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.45%) OpenView
6 2 (6.45%) Control-M
7 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (3.23%) CFEngine
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Red Hat
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) NetApp
3 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Veritas
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Sybase
8 1 (3.23%) Sun
8 1 (3.23%) Google