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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 846 820 832
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 23 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.033% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.035% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 37
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £40,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,250 £66,000
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 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
Yorkshire -31 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
London -18 5 £62,500 +25.00% 2
South East -19 4 £41,750 +4.37% 1
South West - 4 £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 22 August 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 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 36 (97.30%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) Apache
4 15 (40.54%) Oracle
5 14 (37.84%) Solaris
6 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (32.43%) VMware
8 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
8 11 (29.73%) Windows
9 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
9 10 (27.03%) HP
9 10 (27.03%) SAN
10 9 (24.32%) Clustering
10 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (24.32%) Performance Management
11 8 (21.62%) IBM
11 8 (21.62%) HPUX
12 7 (18.92%) Python
12 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
13 6 (16.22%) DevOps
13 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
13 6 (16.22%) WebFOCUS
13 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
13 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
13 6 (16.22%) VMS
13 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
13 6 (16.22%) MySQL
13 6 (16.22%) AIX

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (43.24%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) SSL
4 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) tcpdump
5 2 (5.41%) snoop
5 2 (5.41%) FWSM
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) WebFOCUS
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Firmware
3 4 (10.81%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 36 (97.30%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) Solaris
4 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 8 (21.62%) HPUX
7 6 (16.22%) VMS
7 6 (16.22%) AIX
8 4 (10.81%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Performance Management
2 6 (16.22%) DevOps
2 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
2 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Logistics
4 4 (10.81%) Validation
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) DSDM
7 1 (2.70%) RUP
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
2 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.41%) YUM
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.41%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
3 10 (27.03%) HP
4 8 (21.62%) IBM
5 6 (16.22%) Informatica
5 6 (16.22%) TIBCO
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Sun
7 3 (8.11%) JBoss
7 3 (8.11%) CA
7 3 (8.11%) Brocade
8 2 (5.41%) Egenera
8 2 (5.41%) Foundry
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 2 (5.41%) Symantec
9 1 (2.70%) ForgeRock
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