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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 581 545 512
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 50 75 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 55 100
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,501 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +12.58%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +5 11 £56,250 +58.45% 3
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 104 (100.00%) UNIX
2 69 (66.35%) Solaris
3 57 (54.81%) Linux
3 57 (54.81%) Perl
4 39 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 38 (36.54%) DNS
5 38 (36.54%) Red Hat
6 37 (35.58%) Finance
7 35 (33.65%) Python
8 30 (28.85%) NFS
8 30 (28.85%) Banking
8 30 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (26.92%) Sun
10 26 (25.00%) Veritas
11 25 (24.04%) IBM
11 25 (24.04%) LDAP
11 25 (24.04%) SSH
11 25 (24.04%) Puppet
12 23 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (22.12%) AIX
12 23 (22.12%) EMC
13 22 (21.15%) Bash Shell
13 22 (21.15%) Hedge funds
14 21 (20.19%) Apache
14 21 (20.19%) Java
15 20 (19.23%) Hitachi
15 20 (19.23%) Korn
16 19 (18.27%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (17.31%) Configuration Management
17 18 (17.31%) SAN

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 (20.19%) Apache
2 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.73%) GlassFish
4 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.96%) JBoss
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.96%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 38 (36.54%) DNS
3 25 (24.04%) LDAP
3 25 (24.04%) SSH
4 18 (17.31%) SAN
5 17 (16.35%) Internet
6 11 (10.58%) iSCSI
7 10 (9.62%) FTP
8 9 (8.65%) HTTP
9 8 (7.69%) NAS
9 8 (7.69%) Firewall
10 6 (5.77%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (3.85%) Multicast
11 4 (3.85%) DHCP
12 3 (2.88%) VPN
13 2 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.92%) SSL
13 2 (1.92%) SMTP
13 2 (1.92%) BGP
14 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) MySQL
2 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.88%) Hudson
1 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
General
1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 30 (28.85%) Banking
3 9 (8.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.92%) French Language
4 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.92%) HTML
2 2 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.96%) STL
3 1 (0.96%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) XSD
3 1 (0.96%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Hedge funds
2 17 (16.35%) LPAR
2 17 (16.35%) DLPAR
3 12 (11.54%) PKI
4 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.85%) Clustering
7 3 (2.88%) Open Source
8 1 (0.96%) Equities
8 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) UNIX
2 69 (66.35%) Solaris
3 57 (54.81%) Linux
4 30 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (22.12%) AIX
6 5 (4.81%) Windows
7 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.96%) Debian
8 1 (0.96%) OpenBSD
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.96%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.96%) HPUX
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (17.31%) Configuration Management
3 17 (16.35%) Performance Management
4 14 (13.46%) Resource Management
5 13 (12.50%) ITIL
6 11 (10.58%) Change Control
7 10 (9.62%) Low Latency
8 7 (6.73%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.81%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.88%) Project Management
10 3 (2.88%) Workflow
10 3 (2.88%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.88%) DevOps
10 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.88%) Time Management
11 2 (1.92%) Software Deployment
11 2 (1.92%) ITSM
11 2 (1.92%) Service Management
12 1 (0.96%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (0.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.81%) Perl
2 35 (33.65%) Python
3 22 (21.15%) Bash Shell
4 21 (20.19%) Java
5 20 (19.23%) Korn
6 14 (13.46%) Shell Script
7 10 (9.62%) C++
8 8 (7.69%) PHP
8 8 (7.69%) C
9 5 (4.81%) Ruby
10 3 (2.88%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.92%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.92%) SQL
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) RHCE
2 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 30 (28.85%) NFS
2 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.69%) Squid
3 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.69%) Firmware
4 7 (6.73%) vSphere
5 6 (5.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.81%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.96%) Samba
10 1 (0.96%) Ceph
10 1 (0.96%) KVM
10 1 (0.96%) RHEV
10 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (24.04%) Puppet
2 23 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (17.31%) CFEngine
4 17 (16.35%) Tivoli
4 17 (16.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (11.54%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.81%) Legato
7 2 (1.92%) Nagios
7 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.96%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.96%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.96%) YUM
Vendors
1 38 (36.54%) Red Hat
2 28 (26.92%) Sun
3 26 (25.00%) Veritas
4 25 (24.04%) IBM
5 23 (22.12%) EMC
6 20 (19.23%) Hitachi
7 16 (15.38%) VMware
8 13 (12.50%) NetApp
9 12 (11.54%) Reuters
10 10 (9.62%) Symantec
11 8 (7.69%) Brocade
12 7 (6.73%) Oracle
12 7 (6.73%) HP
13 6 (5.77%) Murex
13 6 (5.77%) Cisco
13 6 (5.77%) StorageTek
13 6 (5.77%) Sybase
14 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
15 3 (2.88%) Juniper
16 2 (1.92%) Facebook
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