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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 605 610 630
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 14 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.054% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 8
Average salary £78,750 £100,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,700 £48,550
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
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
42376 42691 44981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.90% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35736 35906 38731
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
City of London +33 4 £67,500 -43.75%
Senior UNIX Engineer
England

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Solaris
4 12 (63.16%) Perl
5 9 (47.37%) DNS
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 7 (36.84%) Veritas
7 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
8 6 (31.58%) IBM
8 6 (31.58%) Apache
8 6 (31.58%) LDAP
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Banking
8 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
9 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
9 5 (26.32%) PHP
10 4 (21.05%) NFS
10 4 (21.05%) Reuters
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) SSH
10 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
10 4 (21.05%) Symantec
10 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
10 4 (21.05%) NAS

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) SSH
4 4 (21.05%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) Multicast
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.79%) FTP
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Solaris
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-business
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Perl
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) Korn
7 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) NFS
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Veritas File System
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Samba
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.79%) Legato
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) CFEngine
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
4 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (5.26%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Veritas
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
3 4 (21.05%) Reuters
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
5 2 (10.53%) Facebook
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
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