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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Engineer
Rank 877 894 880
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Engineer 25 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.030% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.031% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 25
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +41.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £72,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +39.13%
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +31 18 £75,000 +5.26%
South East -1 6 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Unix Systems Engineer
UK

Unix Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 95 (100.00%) Unix
2 77 (81.05%) Linux
3 51 (53.68%) Python
4 44 (46.32%) Finance
5 31 (32.63%) Perl
6 29 (30.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
7 28 (29.47%) Red Hat
8 22 (23.16%) Shell Script
9 21 (22.11%) Puppet
10 20 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (21.05%) AIX
11 18 (18.95%) Process Management
11 18 (18.95%) FIX Protocol
12 17 (17.89%) VMware
13 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
14 15 (15.79%) Configuration Management
14 15 (15.79%) IBM
14 15 (15.79%) Ansible
15 14 (14.74%) Low Latency
15 14 (14.74%) Change Control
15 14 (14.74%) Risk Management
15 14 (14.74%) Degree
15 14 (14.74%) Business Analysis
15 14 (14.74%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (12.63%) Clustering
16 12 (12.63%) MySQL
16 12 (12.63%) Oracle
16 12 (12.63%) Hedge funds
16 12 (12.63%) Red Hat Satellite

Unix Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.16%) Apache
2 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
4 1 (1.05%) Resin
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
2 3 (3.16%) PaaS
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Joyent
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) LDAP
2 6 (6.32%) DNS
2 6 (6.32%) SAN
3 5 (5.26%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.16%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.16%) NAS
5 3 (3.16%) SNMP
6 2 (2.11%) Internet
6 2 (2.11%) SSL
6 2 (2.11%) VLAN
6 2 (2.11%) VPN
7 1 (1.05%) LAN
7 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.16%) Big Data
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Maven
2 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (46.32%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Legal
3 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.16%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 2 (2.11%) JSON
3 2 (2.11%) LAMP
3 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.11%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.63%) Clustering
2 12 (12.63%) Hedge funds
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Interactive TV
5 3 (3.16%) Equities
5 3 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.11%) Fintech
6 2 (2.11%) HACMP
7 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.05%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.05%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Unix
2 77 (81.05%) Linux
3 29 (30.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (21.05%) AIX
5 11 (11.58%) Solaris
6 8 (8.42%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.21%) CentOS
8 3 (3.16%) Debian
8 3 (3.16%) Fedora
8 3 (3.16%) Windows
9 2 (2.11%) SmartOS
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (18.95%) Process Management
3 15 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 14 (14.74%) Business Analysis
4 14 (14.74%) Change Control
4 14 (14.74%) Low Latency
4 14 (14.74%) Risk Management
4 14 (14.74%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (12.63%) Kernel Tuning
5 12 (12.63%) Patch Management
6 10 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 10 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.42%) Open Source
7 8 (8.42%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (8.42%) Trend Analysis
8 7 (7.37%) High Availability
9 5 (5.26%) DevOps
10 4 (4.21%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) Python
2 31 (32.63%) Perl
3 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
4 22 (23.16%) Shell Script
5 10 (10.53%) Ruby
6 8 (8.42%) C
7 7 (7.37%) C++
8 6 (6.32%) Java
8 6 (6.32%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Docker
3 3 (3.16%) Postfix
3 3 (3.16%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.11%) KVM
4 2 (2.11%) LXC
4 2 (2.11%) NFS
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (22.11%) Puppet
2 15 (15.79%) Ansible
3 12 (12.63%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.26%) Linux-HA
6 4 (4.21%) Nagios
7 3 (3.16%) Salt
7 3 (3.16%) Zenoss
8 2 (2.11%) Graphite
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (2.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.05%) CFEngine
9 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.05%) OSSEC
9 1 (1.05%) SELinux
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Red Hat
2 17 (17.89%) VMware
3 15 (15.79%) IBM
4 12 (12.63%) Oracle
5 6 (6.32%) HP
6 2 (2.11%) EMC
6 2 (2.11%) Percona
6 2 (2.11%) Veritas
7 1 (1.05%) ATG
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) Dell
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.05%) Sun
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