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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 549 567 550
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 63 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 55
Average salary £66,250 £70,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £36,942
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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
City of London +27 16 £30,000 -54.71% 2
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) UNIX
2 88 (75.86%) Linux
3 86 (74.14%) Solaris
4 81 (69.83%) Perl
5 62 (53.45%) DNS
6 57 (49.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (45.69%) TCP/IP
8 51 (43.97%) Red Hat
9 43 (37.07%) NFS
10 42 (36.21%) Python
11 38 (32.76%) Veritas
12 34 (29.31%) Apache
12 34 (29.31%) Finance
13 32 (27.59%) Banking
13 32 (27.59%) LDAP
13 32 (27.59%) SAN
14 31 (26.72%) Bash Shell
15 30 (25.86%) Sun
16 29 (25.00%) Puppet
16 29 (25.00%) Hedge funds
17 28 (24.14%) VMware
18 26 (22.41%) NetApp
18 26 (22.41%) Shell Script
18 26 (22.41%) SSH
18 26 (22.41%) FTP
19 24 (20.69%) HP
20 23 (19.83%) Internet
21 22 (18.97%) Oracle
21 22 (18.97%) NetBackup
22 21 (18.10%) AIX

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (29.31%) Apache
2 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.17%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) Jetty
4 2 (1.72%) nginx
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (53.45%) DNS
2 53 (45.69%) TCP/IP
3 32 (27.59%) LDAP
3 32 (27.59%) SAN
4 26 (22.41%) FTP
4 26 (22.41%) SSH
5 23 (19.83%) Internet
6 16 (13.79%) DHCP
7 15 (12.93%) iSCSI
8 13 (11.21%) Firewall
9 8 (6.90%) NAS
9 8 (6.90%) HTTP
10 6 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (5.17%) Multicast
11 5 (4.31%) Network Security
12 3 (2.59%) VPN
13 2 (1.72%) SMTP
13 2 (1.72%) BGP
13 2 (1.72%) SSL
14 1 (0.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.59%) Mercurial
2 3 (2.59%) Hudson
3 2 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 34 (29.31%) Finance
2 32 (27.59%) Banking
3 15 (12.93%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.72%) French Language
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.59%) Django
3 1 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.86%) STL
3 1 (0.86%) XML
3 1 (0.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 13 (11.21%) LPAR
2 13 (11.21%) DLPAR
3 11 (9.48%) PKI
3 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.17%) Clustering
5 5 (4.31%) Open Source
6 2 (1.72%) Equities
6 2 (1.72%) DTV
7 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) UNIX
2 88 (75.86%) Linux
3 86 (74.14%) Solaris
4 57 (49.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (18.10%) AIX
6 12 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (2.59%) Debian
7 3 (2.59%) OpenBSD
7 3 (2.59%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.59%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.52%) ITIL
1 18 (15.52%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (12.07%) Configuration Management
4 13 (11.21%) Load Balancing
4 13 (11.21%) Performance Management
5 11 (9.48%) Resource Management
5 11 (9.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (7.76%) Change Control
7 8 (6.90%) Capacity Management
8 7 (6.03%) Software Deployment
8 7 (6.03%) Kernel Tuning
8 7 (6.03%) Release Management
8 7 (6.03%) ITSM
8 7 (6.03%) Service Management
9 3 (2.59%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.59%) Time Management
9 3 (2.59%) DevOps
10 2 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (1.72%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (69.83%) Perl
2 42 (36.21%) Python
3 31 (26.72%) Bash Shell
4 26 (22.41%) Shell Script
5 16 (13.79%) PHP
5 16 (13.79%) Java
6 15 (12.93%) Korn
7 9 (7.76%) Bourne shell
8 6 (5.17%) Ruby
9 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.86%) C
11 1 (0.86%) C++
11 1 (0.86%) SQL
11 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (12.07%) Degree
2 9 (7.76%) RHCE
3 7 (6.03%) NCDA
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
1 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 43 (37.07%) NFS
2 17 (14.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (12.93%) vSphere
3 15 (12.93%) Firmware
4 14 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (12.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (11.21%) Veritas File System
6 8 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (6.03%) Squid
8 6 (5.17%) Active Directory
8 6 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.59%) Ceph
11 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.86%) KVM
12 1 (0.86%) RHEV
12 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (25.00%) Puppet
2 22 (18.97%) NetBackup
3 17 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (11.21%) CFEngine
4 13 (11.21%) Legato
4 13 (11.21%) Tivoli
4 13 (11.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (10.34%) Nagios
6 9 (7.76%) yum
7 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (43.97%) Red Hat
2 38 (32.76%) Veritas
3 30 (25.86%) Sun
4 28 (24.14%) VMware
5 26 (22.41%) NetApp
6 24 (20.69%) HP
7 22 (18.97%) Oracle
8 20 (17.24%) IBM
9 19 (16.38%) EMC
10 17 (14.66%) Hitachi
10 17 (14.66%) Reuters
11 16 (13.79%) Brocade
12 10 (8.62%) Symantec
12 10 (8.62%) CA
13 7 (6.03%) Cisco
14 6 (5.17%) Murex
14 6 (5.17%) StorageTek
14 6 (5.17%) Sybase
15 3 (2.59%) Juniper
16 2 (1.72%) Remedy
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