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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 840 885 841
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 18 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.014% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 22
Average salary £62,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £57,250 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 2 June 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 2 June 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
South East +21 11 £62,500 +48.80%
South West - 4 £42,500 -
London +42 3 £95,000 +85.36%
UNIX Systems Engineer
UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (92.59%) Solaris
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Perl
5 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
6 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
6 15 (55.56%) DevOps
6 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
7 14 (51.85%) VMware
8 13 (48.15%) Korn
9 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (44.44%) Apache
10 11 (40.74%) Python
10 11 (40.74%) Puppet
11 10 (37.04%) AIX
12 9 (33.33%) SAN
12 9 (33.33%) CentOS
13 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (29.63%) Nagios
13 8 (29.63%) MySQL
13 8 (29.63%) Windows
13 8 (29.63%) ITIL
14 7 (25.93%) DB2
14 7 (25.93%) IBM
14 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
14 7 (25.93%) Bourne shell
15 6 (22.22%) Opsview
15 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
15 6 (22.22%) CRM
15 6 (22.22%) MS Office

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (7.41%) NAS
5 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) DMZ
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) DB2
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) HACMP
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.70%) PlayStation
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (92.59%) Solaris
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (37.04%) AIX
6 9 (33.33%) CentOS
7 8 (29.63%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) VMS
9 2 (7.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) CRM
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.70%) ITSM
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Perl
2 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 13 (48.15%) Korn
4 11 (40.74%) Python
5 7 (25.93%) Bourne shell
6 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) C-shell
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
2 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 8 (29.63%) Nagios
3 6 (22.22%) Opsview
4 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
5 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (7.41%) OpenView
6 2 (7.41%) Control-M
7 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
7 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) Veritas
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.70%) Sybase