The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 621 633 606
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 7 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.017% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.018% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 12
Average salary £90,000 £73,750 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.03% -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
Senior UNIX Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer across the London region.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior UNIX 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (71.43%) Solaris
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) NAS
4 6 (42.86%) Ruby
4 6 (42.86%) Hedge funds
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) KVM
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Xen
6 3 (21.43%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) GDB
7 1 (7.14%) SystemTap
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
7 1 (7.14%) NFS
7 1 (7.14%) DNS

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior UNIX 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
1 6 (42.86%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) GDB
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Hedge funds
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) SystemTap
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Xen
1 3 (21.43%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) NetApp