The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 533 571 548
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 103 104 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100 84 117
Median salary £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

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 26 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +60 8 £85,000 +51.11%
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Unix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 164 (100.00%) Unix
2 120 (73.17%) Linux
3 71 (43.29%) Finance
4 65 (39.63%) Python
5 50 (30.49%) Puppet
6 48 (29.27%) Perl
7 43 (26.22%) Java
8 41 (25.00%) Windows
9 38 (23.17%) Red Hat
10 34 (20.73%) Configuration Management
11 33 (20.12%) Solaris
11 33 (20.12%) SQL
12 32 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
13 31 (18.90%) DevOps
13 31 (18.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 29 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (14.63%) VMware
16 23 (14.02%) Ruby
16 23 (14.02%) AIX
16 23 (14.02%) Bash Shell
17 22 (13.41%) ITIL
17 22 (13.41%) C++
17 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
17 22 (13.41%) Banking
18 20 (12.20%) Degree
18 20 (12.20%) Oracle
18 20 (12.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 19 (11.59%) SUSE
19 19 (11.59%) Computer Science
20 18 (10.98%) Docker

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.71%) Apache
2 4 (2.44%) Documentum
3 3 (1.83%) CMS
4 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.22%) JBoss
4 2 (1.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.22%) WildFly
4 2 (1.22%) WordPress
5 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) nginx
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.05%) GitHub
2 5 (3.05%) OpenShift
2 5 (3.05%) PaaS
3 3 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.83%) IaaS
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.54%) SAN
2 7 (4.27%) Internet
2 7 (4.27%) NAS
2 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.66%) DNS
3 6 (3.66%) HTTP
3 6 (3.66%) LAN
3 6 (3.66%) WAN
4 5 (3.05%) FTP
4 5 (3.05%) snoop
4 5 (3.05%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.22%) Firewall
5 2 (1.22%) LDAP
5 2 (1.22%) Multicast
5 2 (1.22%) Skype
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) ISDN
6 1 (0.61%) PSTN
6 1 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.49%) Big Data
2 8 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.27%) MySQL
4 5 (3.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.22%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.61%) Informix
6 1 (0.61%) Navicat
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.88%) JIRA
3 6 (3.66%) Subversion
4 5 (3.05%) SonarQube
5 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.44%) GoogleTest
6 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.22%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.61%) Ant
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) FishEye
8 1 (0.61%) JMeter
8 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 71 (43.29%) Finance
2 22 (13.41%) Banking
3 13 (7.93%) Marketing
4 10 (6.10%) Front Office
5 9 (5.49%) Games
6 8 (4.88%) Investment Banking
7 7 (4.27%) Publishing
8 5 (3.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.44%) Back Office
10 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.93%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (3.05%) LAMP
3 4 (2.44%) J2EE
4 3 (1.83%) .NET
4 3 (1.83%) Node.js
4 3 (1.83%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.83%) STL
5 2 (1.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.22%) Java EE
5 2 (1.22%) Lucene
5 2 (1.22%) Middleware
5 2 (1.22%) OpenJDK
6 1 (0.61%) OpenMP
6 1 (0.61%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.61%) SAML
6 1 (0.61%) Sensu
6 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.61%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.76%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.66%) Fintech
4 5 (3.05%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.44%) Clustering
5 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.44%) Physics
5 4 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.22%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.61%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.61%) Equities
8 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 164 (100.00%) Unix
2 120 (73.17%) Linux
3 41 (25.00%) Windows
4 33 (20.12%) Solaris
5 31 (18.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (14.02%) AIX
7 20 (12.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 19 (11.59%) SUSE
9 9 (5.49%) Windows Server
10 8 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.44%) CentOS
13 3 (1.83%) FreeBSD
14 2 (1.22%) SVR4
15 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) Configuration Management
2 31 (18.90%) DevOps
3 29 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.41%) ITIL
5 16 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 15 (9.15%) Project Management
6 15 (9.15%) Test Automation
7 14 (8.54%) Integration Testing
7 14 (8.54%) Open Source
8 13 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.32%) Change Management
10 11 (6.71%) Low Latency
11 10 (6.10%) Automation Testing
12 9 (5.49%) Build Automation
12 9 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.49%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (5.49%) ITSM
12 9 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (5.49%) Service Management
12 9 (5.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 65 (39.63%) Python
2 48 (29.27%) Perl
3 43 (26.22%) Java
4 33 (20.12%) SQL
5 23 (14.02%) Bash Shell
5 23 (14.02%) Ruby
6 22 (13.41%) C++
6 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
7 14 (8.54%) Korn
8 13 (7.93%) C
9 5 (3.05%) JCL
10 3 (1.83%) C#
10 3 (1.83%) Groovy
10 3 (1.83%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.22%) VB
11 2 (1.22%) VBScript
12 1 (0.61%) Fortran
12 1 (0.61%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) RHCE
3 3 (1.83%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (10.98%) Docker
2 16 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.27%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.61%) GPFS
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (30.49%) Puppet
2 32 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.88%) Ansible
3 8 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (3.66%) Cobbler
5 5 (3.05%) CFEngine
6 4 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.83%) Nagios
8 2 (1.22%) Icinga
8 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.22%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.61%) Graphite
9 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.61%) Mesos
9 1 (0.61%) Packer
9 1 (0.61%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (23.17%) Red Hat
2 24 (14.63%) VMware
3 20 (12.20%) Oracle
4 17 (10.37%) IBM
5 10 (6.10%) Splunk
6 8 (4.88%) Veritas
7 7 (4.27%) HP
8 6 (3.66%) EMC
8 6 (3.66%) Sybase
9 5 (3.05%) NetApp
10 4 (2.44%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.44%) BMC
10 4 (2.44%) Google
11 2 (1.22%) Sun
12 1 (0.61%) Hitachi
12 1 (0.61%) Murex
12 1 (0.61%) OpenText
12 1 (0.61%) Reuters
12 1 (0.61%) Sophos
12 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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