The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 637 560 603
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 25 51 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 60
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -8.57%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
UNIX Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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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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
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City of London -33 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 86 (100.00%) UNIX
2 80 (93.02%) Linux
3 52 (60.47%) Python
3 52 (60.47%) Perl
4 50 (58.14%) Solaris
5 44 (51.16%) Bash Shell
6 42 (48.84%) Red Hat
7 40 (46.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (36.05%) Korn
8 31 (36.05%) Finance
9 30 (34.88%) Degree
9 30 (34.88%) Low Latency
10 28 (32.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (30.23%) SUSE
12 24 (27.91%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 23 (26.74%) QA
14 22 (25.58%) Regression Testing
15 18 (20.93%) Oracle
16 15 (17.44%) Java
17 14 (16.28%) LDAP
18 12 (13.95%) Kerberos
19 11 (12.79%) SQL
19 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
20 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
20 9 (10.47%) AIX
20 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
21 8 (9.30%) Active Directory
21 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
22 7 (8.14%) Electronic Trading
22 7 (8.14%) Computer Science

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (6.98%) Apache
2 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.49%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) LDAP
2 12 (13.95%) Kerberos
3 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.81%) SAN
4 5 (5.81%) DNS
5 2 (2.33%) Multicast
5 2 (2.33%) NAS
5 2 (2.33%) LAN
5 2 (2.33%) HTTP
5 2 (2.33%) Internet
5 2 (2.33%) Wireless
5 2 (2.33%) SSH
5 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.16%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) DHCP
6 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 31 (36.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.33%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Middleware
2 3 (3.49%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.16%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.14%) Hedge funds
2 5 (5.81%) Clustering
3 4 (4.65%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.16%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.16%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) UNIX
2 80 (93.02%) Linux
3 50 (58.14%) Solaris
4 40 (46.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (30.23%) SUSE
6 9 (10.47%) AIX
7 6 (6.98%) Windows
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (4.65%) SELinux
9 4 (4.65%) HPUX
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.49%) CentOS
11 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Low Latency
2 28 (32.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (27.91%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 22 (25.58%) Regression Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.14%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (8.14%) Project Management
7 6 (6.98%) ITIL
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.33%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.33%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.16%) Resource Management
12 1 (1.16%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.16%) Problem Management
12 1 (1.16%) Release Management
12 1 (1.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) Python
1 52 (60.47%) Perl
2 44 (51.16%) Bash Shell
3 31 (36.05%) Korn
4 15 (17.44%) Java
5 11 (12.79%) SQL
6 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.33%) CCNP
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) SCSA
6 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.74%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) Sendmail
2 4 (4.65%) Samba
3 3 (3.49%) XenServer
4 2 (2.33%) KVM
4 2 (2.33%) vSphere
4 2 (2.33%) NFS
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.16%) Snort
5 1 (1.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Puppet
2 6 (6.98%) Nagios
3 3 (3.49%) Ganglia
3 3 (3.49%) OpenView
4 1 (1.16%) SCOM
4 1 (1.16%) Munin
4 1 (1.16%) MOM
4 1 (1.16%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 42 (48.84%) Red Hat
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) Sun
4 6 (6.98%) HP
5 4 (4.65%) NetApp
6 3 (3.49%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) EMC
6 3 (3.49%) Splunk
6 3 (3.49%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.33%) Juniper
7 2 (2.33%) StorageTek
7 2 (2.33%) Veritas
8 1 (1.16%) Patsystems
8 1 (1.16%) GL TRADE
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) Dell
8 1 (1.16%) NYFIX
8 1 (1.16%) Symantec
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
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