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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 582 537 504
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 61 110 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 56 83 107
Average salary £71,250 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.91% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
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
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +51 10 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Unix
2 140 (89.74%) Linux
3 85 (54.49%) Python
4 66 (42.31%) Perl
5 52 (33.33%) Finance
6 47 (30.13%) Bash Shell
7 38 (24.36%) Shell Script
8 35 (22.44%) Red Hat
8 35 (22.44%) Puppet
9 32 (20.51%) C++
10 31 (19.87%) Low Latency
11 30 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (18.59%) Degree
13 27 (17.31%) SQL
13 27 (17.31%) Oracle
14 26 (16.67%) Java
14 26 (16.67%) Solaris
14 26 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
15 23 (14.74%) DNS
15 23 (14.74%) Windows
16 22 (14.10%) Ruby
17 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
18 20 (12.82%) Process Management
18 20 (12.82%) C
19 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
20 18 (11.54%) JavaScript
20 18 (11.54%) Ansible
21 17 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
21 17 (10.90%) Risk Management
22 16 (10.26%) Configuration Management

Unix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (7.05%) Apache
2 9 (5.77%) JBoss
2 9 (5.77%) OpenStack
3 8 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.21%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) Resin
7 1 (0.64%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) IaaS
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) SaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Joyent
3 2 (1.28%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.74%) DNS
2 16 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.69%) Firewall
4 10 (6.41%) LDAP
4 10 (6.41%) SAN
5 9 (5.77%) Internet
5 9 (5.77%) SSL
6 6 (3.85%) DHCP
6 6 (3.85%) SMTP
7 4 (2.56%) HTTP
7 4 (2.56%) NAS
8 3 (1.92%) BIG-IP
8 3 (1.92%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.28%) ICMP
9 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.28%) Multicast
9 2 (1.28%) VLAN
9 2 (1.28%) VPN
9 2 (1.28%) Wireless
9 2 (1.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) MySQL
2 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.21%) SQLPlus
5 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.92%) Big Data
6 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.92%) Redis
7 2 (1.28%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.28%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.28%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Maven
2 9 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.49%) JIRA
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.21%) PVCS
4 5 (3.21%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.21%) Toad
5 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.56%) Subversion
6 3 (1.92%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.92%) GDB
6 3 (1.92%) Hudson
7 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.64%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.64%) Selenium
7 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Banking
2 6 (3.85%) Front Office
3 5 (3.21%) Legal
3 5 (3.21%) Retail
4 4 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (6.41%) Middleware
3 9 (5.77%) STL
4 8 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (5.13%) CSS
4 8 (5.13%) XML
5 7 (4.49%) Spring
6 6 (3.85%) LAMP
7 5 (3.21%) .NET
7 5 (3.21%) HTML
7 5 (3.21%) JMS
7 5 (3.21%) jQuery
7 5 (3.21%) Lucene
7 5 (3.21%) Struts
7 5 (3.21%) Web Services
7 5 (3.21%) XHTML
8 3 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.92%) Rendezvous
8 3 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.28%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.05%) Hedge funds
3 10 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.21%) Interactive TV
6 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.21%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.56%) Equities
7 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.92%) Clustering
8 3 (1.92%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.28%) Fintech
9 2 (1.28%) HP Superdome
9 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.28%) Replication
9 2 (1.28%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Unix
2 140 (89.74%) Linux
3 30 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (16.67%) Solaris
5 23 (14.74%) Windows
6 11 (7.05%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.49%) CentOS
8 4 (2.56%) AIX
8 4 (2.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.28%) HPUX
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.28%) SmartOS
9 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) Low Latency
2 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
3 20 (12.82%) Process Management
4 17 (10.90%) Risk Management
5 16 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 15 (9.62%) Business Analysis
6 15 (9.62%) Change Control
6 15 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.69%) DevOps
8 12 (7.69%) Open Source
9 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.41%) Load Balancing
11 8 (5.13%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.13%) High Availability
11 8 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 8 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.13%) SDLC
12 7 (4.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 85 (54.49%) Python
2 66 (42.31%) Perl
3 47 (30.13%) Bash Shell
4 38 (24.36%) Shell Script
5 32 (20.51%) C++
6 27 (17.31%) SQL
7 26 (16.67%) Java
8 22 (14.10%) Ruby
9 20 (12.82%) C
10 18 (11.54%) JavaScript
11 10 (6.41%) C#
12 8 (5.13%) Groovy
12 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.21%) PL/SQL
13 5 (3.21%) Uniface
14 4 (2.56%) Bourne shell
14 4 (2.56%) PHP
14 4 (2.56%) VB
15 3 (1.92%) SystemTap
16 2 (1.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (18.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.28%) OCA
4 2 (1.28%) OCP
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.28%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.64%) CCNA
5 1 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) Docker
2 11 (7.05%) NFS
3 8 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.21%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.21%) vSphere
5 3 (1.92%) Firmware
6 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.28%) KVM
6 2 (1.28%) LXC
6 2 (1.28%) Squid
6 2 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.28%) Xen
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 35 (22.44%) Puppet
2 18 (11.54%) Ansible
3 17 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.49%) Salt
5 6 (3.85%) CFEngine
6 5 (3.21%) Mesos
7 4 (2.56%) Nagios
8 2 (1.28%) Graphite
8 2 (1.28%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.28%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.64%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.64%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.64%) SELinux
9 1 (0.64%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) Red Hat
2 27 (17.31%) Oracle
3 14 (8.97%) VMware
4 7 (4.49%) IBM
5 5 (3.21%) HP
5 5 (3.21%) Reuters
5 5 (3.21%) Sybase
6 4 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.56%) Veritas
7 3 (1.92%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.92%) F5
8 2 (1.28%) EMC
8 2 (1.28%) Imperva
8 2 (1.28%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.28%) NetApp
8 2 (1.28%) Percona
8 2 (1.28%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.28%) Solace
8 2 (1.28%) Sophos
8 2 (1.28%) Veeam
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