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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 837 842 848
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 13 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.004% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 18
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,700 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +16.25%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +8 10 £72,500 +52.63% 1
South West - 2 £37,500 -
South East -25 1 £25,000 - 1
UNIX Systems Engineer
UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (93.48%) Linux
3 26 (56.52%) Apache
4 23 (50.00%) Perl
5 22 (47.83%) Solaris
5 22 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
6 15 (32.61%) DNS
7 14 (30.43%) FTP
8 12 (26.09%) Python
8 12 (26.09%) VMware
9 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
9 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
10 10 (21.74%) SAN
10 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (19.57%) Banking
11 9 (19.57%) HP
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle
11 9 (19.57%) ITIL
12 8 (17.39%) Sun
12 8 (17.39%) Internet
12 8 (17.39%) Service Management
12 8 (17.39%) Firewall
12 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
12 8 (17.39%) Hedge funds
12 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
12 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.22%) ITSM
13 7 (15.22%) Firmware
13 7 (15.22%) MySQL

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (56.52%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
1 15 (32.61%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) FTP
3 10 (21.74%) SAN
4 8 (17.39%) Internet
4 8 (17.39%) Firewall
5 7 (15.22%) DHCP
6 6 (13.04%) SSH
7 3 (6.52%) NAS
7 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.52%) LDAP
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.35%) snoop
8 2 (4.35%) FWSM
8 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (2.17%) LAN
9 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (19.57%) Banking
2 8 (17.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Hedge funds
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (93.48%) Linux
3 22 (47.83%) Solaris
3 22 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.87%) CentOS
4 5 (10.87%) VMS
5 4 (8.70%) Windows
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Service Management
3 7 (15.22%) ITSM
4 6 (13.04%) Software Deployment
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Web Development
8 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.17%) RUP
8 1 (2.17%) DSDM
8 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) Perl
2 12 (26.09%) Python
3 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
4 7 (15.22%) PHP
5 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.04%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Firmware
3 6 (13.04%) NFS
3 6 (13.04%) vSphere
3 6 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Veritas File System
3 6 (13.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Legato
2 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.17%) Netcool
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (19.57%) HP
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 8 (17.39%) Sun
5 6 (13.04%) Veritas
6 4 (8.70%) IBM
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) Reuters
7 3 (6.52%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.35%) Egenera
8 2 (4.35%) Foundry
8 2 (4.35%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) EMC
9 1 (2.17%) Informatica
9 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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