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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 596 601 521
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 35 51 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 74
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
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
41213 44984 41450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.26% 93.44% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34953 37794 34623
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 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +24 2 £52,500 -22.22%
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 69 (100.00%) UNIX
2 57 (82.61%) Linux
3 50 (72.46%) Solaris
4 43 (62.32%) Red Hat
5 39 (56.52%) Finance
6 36 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (39.13%) Perl
8 26 (37.68%) SAN
9 22 (31.88%) VMware
10 20 (28.99%) Sun
11 18 (26.09%) NAS
12 17 (24.64%) Puppet
12 17 (24.64%) NetApp
12 17 (24.64%) Veritas
13 16 (23.19%) HP
14 15 (21.74%) Oracle
15 14 (20.29%) Java
16 12 (17.39%) QA
16 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (17.39%) Bash Shell
17 11 (15.94%) Python
18 10 (14.49%) DNS
18 10 (14.49%) EMC
18 10 (14.49%) Ruby
18 10 (14.49%) Hedge funds
18 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
19 9 (13.04%) EMC VNX
19 9 (13.04%) Oracle ZFS
19 9 (13.04%) Opscode Chef

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (13.04%) Apache
2 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.14%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.35%) CMS
5 2 (2.90%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.45%) Drupal
6 1 (1.45%) Jetty
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.68%) SAN
2 18 (26.09%) NAS
3 10 (14.49%) DNS
4 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.59%) HTTP
5 8 (11.59%) SSH
5 8 (11.59%) Internet
6 5 (7.25%) DHCP
6 5 (7.25%) FTP
7 4 (5.80%) WAN
7 4 (5.80%) 3G
7 4 (5.80%) Wireless
7 4 (5.80%) 4G
8 3 (4.35%) LDAP
9 1 (1.45%) SMTP
9 1 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 39 (56.52%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Local Government
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) STL
1 1 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Hedge funds
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) EMC VNX
2 9 (13.04%) CLARiiON
3 6 (8.70%) PKI
4 5 (7.25%) Clustering
4 5 (7.25%) Symmetrix
5 4 (5.80%) EMC Centera
5 4 (5.80%) Celerra
5 4 (5.80%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (4.35%) PlayStation
6 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.90%) Equities
7 2 (2.90%) CMDB
7 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.45%) Derivative
8 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) UNIX
2 57 (82.61%) Linux
3 50 (72.46%) Solaris
4 36 (52.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.04%) Windows
6 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.35%) AIX
8 2 (2.90%) SUSE
8 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.45%) HPUX
9 1 (1.45%) CentOS
9 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.59%) Resource Management
2 5 (7.25%) Migration
2 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (7.25%) Low Latency
3 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
3 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.35%) Workflow
4 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.35%) Change Control
4 3 (4.35%) DevOps
5 2 (2.90%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.90%) Server Building
5 2 (2.90%) SDLC
5 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.90%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 2 (2.90%) High Availability
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Perl
2 14 (20.29%) Java
3 12 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 11 (15.94%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) Ruby
6 7 (10.14%) C++
7 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.25%) SQL
8 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) C
10 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.45%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.45%) C-shell
10 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) OCP
2 3 (4.35%) OCA
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.45%) NCDA
3 1 (1.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.59%) NFS
3 7 (10.14%) Squid
4 5 (7.25%) Xen
4 5 (7.25%) KVM
5 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.90%) Samba
7 1 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Puppet
2 9 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (4.35%) CFEngine
4 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) Red Hat
2 22 (31.88%) VMware
3 20 (28.99%) Sun
4 17 (24.64%) NetApp
4 17 (24.64%) Veritas
5 16 (23.19%) HP
6 15 (21.74%) Oracle
7 10 (14.49%) EMC
8 6 (8.70%) Cisco
9 5 (7.25%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (5.80%) Citrix
11 3 (4.35%) IBM
11 3 (4.35%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.90%) BMC
13 1 (1.45%) Sybase
13 1 (1.45%) Symantec
13 1 (1.45%) Brocade
13 1 (1.45%) Splunk
13 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
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Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
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