The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 561 558 562
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 57 55 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 43
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +58.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £36,571
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £93,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in London

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in London

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 UNIX Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(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 +6 14 £30,000 -64.70% 1
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 113 (100.00%) UNIX
2 87 (76.99%) Linux
3 82 (72.57%) Solaris
4 80 (70.80%) Perl
5 61 (53.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (49.56%) DNS
7 52 (46.02%) Red Hat
8 44 (38.94%) TCP/IP
9 39 (34.51%) Veritas
9 39 (34.51%) SAN
10 37 (32.74%) Python
10 37 (32.74%) Finance
11 36 (31.86%) Apache
11 36 (31.86%) NFS
12 31 (27.43%) Sun
13 30 (26.55%) LDAP
13 30 (26.55%) HP
14 29 (25.66%) Bash Shell
15 28 (24.78%) VMware
15 28 (24.78%) NetApp
16 25 (22.12%) Internet
16 25 (22.12%) Oracle
16 25 (22.12%) FTP
16 25 (22.12%) Capacity Planning
16 25 (22.12%) Hedge funds
16 25 (22.12%) Puppet
17 24 (21.24%) NetBackup
17 24 (21.24%) Banking
18 22 (19.47%) Shell Script
19 21 (18.58%) Brocade

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (31.86%) Apache
2 11 (9.73%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.73%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.77%) Jetty
5 2 (1.77%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (49.56%) DNS
2 44 (38.94%) TCP/IP
3 39 (34.51%) SAN
4 30 (26.55%) LDAP
5 25 (22.12%) FTP
5 25 (22.12%) Internet
6 18 (15.93%) DHCP
6 18 (15.93%) SSH
7 13 (11.50%) Firewall
8 12 (10.62%) iSCSI
9 11 (9.73%) HTTP
10 8 (7.08%) NAS
11 6 (5.31%) Multicast
12 5 (4.42%) Network Security
13 3 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.65%) VPN
14 2 (1.77%) BGP
15 1 (0.88%) SSL
15 1 (0.88%) LAN
15 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
3 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.65%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.65%) Hudson
3 2 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 37 (32.74%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Banking
3 13 (11.50%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.77%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.65%) Django
3 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) Hedge funds
2 14 (12.39%) PKI
3 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.08%) LPAR
4 8 (7.08%) DLPAR
5 7 (6.19%) Clustering
6 4 (3.54%) Open Source
7 2 (1.77%) DTV
7 2 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.88%) Equities
8 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) UNIX
2 87 (76.99%) Linux
3 82 (72.57%) Solaris
4 61 (53.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (13.27%) Windows
6 14 (12.39%) AIX
7 3 (2.65%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.65%) Debian
7 3 (2.65%) OpenBSD
7 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (15.93%) Load Balancing
2 18 (15.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 16 (14.16%) ITIL
4 14 (12.39%) Resource Management
5 12 (10.62%) Capacity Management
6 11 (9.73%) Change Control
6 11 (9.73%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (9.73%) Release Management
7 10 (8.85%) Kernel Tuning
8 8 (7.08%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.08%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.19%) Service Management
9 7 (6.19%) ITSM
9 7 (6.19%) Software Deployment
10 5 (4.42%) Mobile Commerce
11 3 (2.65%) Time Management
11 3 (2.65%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.77%) Project Management
12 2 (1.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) Perl
2 37 (32.74%) Python
3 29 (25.66%) Bash Shell
4 22 (19.47%) Shell Script
5 18 (15.93%) Java
6 15 (13.27%) PHP
7 12 (10.62%) Bourne shell
8 8 (7.08%) Korn
8 8 (7.08%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.65%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) RHCE
3 8 (7.08%) NCDA
4 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (31.86%) NFS
2 19 (16.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (11.50%) vSphere
3 13 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (11.50%) Veritas File System
4 12 (10.62%) Firmware
4 12 (10.62%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (9.73%) Squid
6 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
6 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.65%) KVM
7 3 (2.65%) Ceph
8 2 (1.77%) Xen
8 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.88%) Samba
9 1 (0.88%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 25 (22.12%) Puppet
2 24 (21.24%) NetBackup
3 18 (15.93%) Nagios
4 13 (11.50%) yum
4 13 (11.50%) Legato
5 9 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (7.08%) CFEngine
6 8 (7.08%) Tivoli
6 8 (7.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.88%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (46.02%) Red Hat
2 39 (34.51%) Veritas
3 31 (27.43%) Sun
4 30 (26.55%) HP
5 28 (24.78%) NetApp
5 28 (24.78%) VMware
6 25 (22.12%) Oracle
7 21 (18.58%) Brocade
8 16 (14.16%) CA
8 16 (14.16%) Hitachi
9 14 (12.39%) Reuters
10 13 (11.50%) IBM
11 11 (9.73%) EMC
12 7 (6.19%) Cisco
12 7 (6.19%) Symantec
13 3 (2.65%) StorageTek
13 3 (2.65%) Juniper
13 3 (2.65%) Murex
13 3 (2.65%) Sybase
14 2 (1.77%) Bloomberg
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