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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 846 824 836
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 26 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.029% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.031% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 37
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 -32 10 £85,000 +58.13% 2
Yorkshire -29 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South East - 4 £41,750 -
South West - 3 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
UNIX Systems Engineer
UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 41 (95.35%) Linux
3 19 (44.19%) Apache
4 18 (41.86%) Solaris
5 17 (39.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 13 (30.23%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) Oracle
7 13 (30.23%) VMware
8 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (25.58%) HP
8 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
8 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
9 10 (23.26%) Tivoli
10 9 (20.93%) DNS
10 9 (20.93%) IBM
10 9 (20.93%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
10 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
11 8 (18.60%) Clustering
11 8 (18.60%) Perl
12 7 (16.28%) MySQL
12 7 (16.28%) HPUX
12 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
12 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
12 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
12 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
12 7 (16.28%) DevOps
13 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
13 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (44.19%) Apache
2 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) SAN
2 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) NAS
4 5 (11.63%) LDAP
5 4 (9.30%) FTP
6 3 (6.98%) SSL
6 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) tcpdump
7 2 (4.65%) snoop
7 2 (4.65%) FWSM
7 2 (4.65%) HTTP
7 2 (4.65%) VPN
7 2 (4.65%) SSH
7 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.95%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) J2EE
1 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Firmware
3 4 (9.30%) Informatics
4 3 (6.98%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 41 (95.35%) Linux
3 18 (41.86%) Solaris
4 17 (39.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 7 (16.28%) HPUX
7 5 (11.63%) VMS
7 5 (11.63%) CentOS
8 3 (6.98%) AIX
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
2 7 (16.28%) DevOps
3 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
3 6 (13.95%) Identity Management
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.30%) Validation
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Logistics
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) Workflow
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
8 1 (2.33%) RUP
8 1 (2.33%) DSDM
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Python
2 8 (18.60%) Perl
3 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
3 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) RHCE
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Samba
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Netcool
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Legato
5 1 (2.33%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
1 13 (30.23%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
2 11 (25.58%) HP
3 9 (20.93%) IBM
4 6 (13.95%) TIBCO
4 6 (13.95%) Informatica
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) Sun
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
6 3 (6.98%) CA
6 3 (6.98%) JBoss
6 3 (6.98%) Reuters
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
6 3 (6.98%) Brocade
6 3 (6.98%) NetApp
7 2 (4.65%) Foundry
7 2 (4.65%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) Egenera
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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