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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
England / London
Rank 487 572 517
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 87 74 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 97
Median salary £58,750 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.96% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £120,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +7.33%

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
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +25 14 £80,000 +28.00% 3
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Unix
2 113 (77.93%) Linux
3 82 (56.55%) Python
4 77 (53.10%) Puppet
5 63 (43.45%) Perl
6 45 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (29.66%) Configuration Management
7 43 (29.66%) Degree
8 42 (28.97%) Bash Shell
9 39 (26.90%) Finance
10 38 (26.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (26.21%) Ansible
11 35 (24.14%) Splunk
12 33 (22.76%) DevOps
13 32 (22.07%) Banking
14 30 (20.69%) Red Hat
15 28 (19.31%) Ruby
16 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (17.24%) Java
17 25 (17.24%) C
17 25 (17.24%) Oracle
18 24 (16.55%) Docker
19 22 (15.17%) Windows
19 22 (15.17%) Shell Script
19 22 (15.17%) Computer Science
20 21 (14.48%) SAN
20 21 (14.48%) SQL
21 20 (13.79%) Software Engineering
22 19 (13.10%) Jenkins
23 18 (12.41%) Cobbler

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 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (7.59%) OpenStack
2 10 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (4.83%) Apache
3 7 (4.83%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.45%) IIS
5 4 (2.76%) Confluence
6 3 (2.07%) Liferay
7 2 (1.38%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.76%) G Suite
3 3 (2.07%) GitHub
4 2 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) SAN
2 16 (11.03%) NAS
3 13 (8.97%) DNS
4 11 (7.59%) SSH
5 9 (6.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.52%) DHCP
6 8 (5.52%) SMTP
7 7 (4.83%) LAN
7 7 (4.83%) WAN
8 6 (4.14%) SSL
9 5 (3.45%) LDAP
10 4 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.07%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (1.38%) Firewall
12 2 (1.38%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.38%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.38%) SNMP
12 2 (1.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.03%) MySQL
2 12 (8.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.90%) Redis
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.76%) Big Data
6 4 (2.76%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.07%) Informix
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.69%) HBase
9 1 (0.69%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 19 (13.10%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.97%) Selenium
3 11 (7.59%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.83%) JIRA
5 5 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.45%) Subversion
6 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.38%) Maven
8 1 (0.69%) Artifactory
General
1 39 (26.90%) Finance
2 32 (22.07%) Banking
3 12 (8.28%) Financial Institution
4 10 (6.90%) Publishing
5 7 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.14%) Billing
7 5 (3.45%) Back Office
8 2 (1.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) Web Services
1 8 (5.52%) XML
2 5 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (3.45%) REST
2 5 (3.45%) SOAP
3 3 (2.07%) CSS
3 3 (2.07%) DHTML
3 3 (2.07%) Django
3 3 (2.07%) HTML
3 3 (2.07%) J2EE
3 3 (2.07%) jQuery
3 3 (2.07%) JSON
3 3 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.38%) .NET
4 2 (1.38%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.38%) LAMP
4 2 (1.38%) Middleware
5 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.72%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.28%) Equities
4 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
5 10 (6.90%) Fixed Income
6 7 (4.83%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.38%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.38%) Replication
8 2 (1.38%) User Experience
9 1 (0.69%) Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.69%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) Unix
2 113 (77.93%) Linux
3 38 (26.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (15.17%) Windows
5 10 (6.90%) CentOS
6 7 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.14%) Solaris
8 4 (2.76%) Debian
8 4 (2.76%) SUSE
9 2 (1.38%) AIX
9 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.38%) NetWare
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.69%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.66%) Configuration Management
2 33 (22.76%) DevOps
3 20 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 16 (11.03%) Open Source
5 15 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.97%) Low Latency
7 12 (8.28%) Algorithmic Trading
7 12 (8.28%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (6.90%) Change Control
9 10 (6.90%) Error Analysis
10 9 (6.21%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (6.21%) Market Making
11 8 (5.52%) Change Management
11 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.83%) ITIL
12 7 (4.83%) Process Improvement
13 5 (3.45%) Business Continuity
14 4 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.55%) Python
2 63 (43.45%) Perl
3 42 (28.97%) Bash Shell
4 28 (19.31%) Ruby
5 25 (17.24%) C
5 25 (17.24%) Java
6 22 (15.17%) Shell Script
7 21 (14.48%) SQL
8 16 (11.03%) C++
9 14 (9.66%) PHP
10 10 (6.90%) Go
11 7 (4.83%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.07%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.38%) Korn
14 1 (0.69%) ABAP
14 1 (0.69%) C-shell
14 1 (0.69%) JCL
14 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (29.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.69%) CCNP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.69%) MCSE
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.03%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) MiFID
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (16.55%) Docker
2 10 (6.90%) Ceph
3 8 (5.52%) NFS
4 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
6 2 (1.38%) XenApp
7 1 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 77 (53.10%) Puppet
2 45 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (26.21%) Ansible
4 18 (12.41%) Cobbler
4 18 (12.41%) ITRS Geneos
5 17 (11.72%) Nagios
6 16 (11.03%) yum
7 11 (7.59%) Kibana
8 10 (6.90%) Kubernetes
9 7 (4.83%) Rundeck
10 3 (2.07%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.38%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (1.38%) Icinga
11 2 (1.38%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 2 (1.38%) OpenAM
11 2 (1.38%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (1.38%) Simpana
11 2 (1.38%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.69%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) Splunk
2 30 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 25 (17.24%) Oracle
4 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
5 16 (11.03%) Cyber-Ark
6 13 (8.97%) SaltStack
7 7 (4.83%) HP
7 7 (4.83%) VMware
8 5 (3.45%) EMC
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco
9 4 (2.76%) Google
10 3 (2.07%) Dell
10 3 (2.07%) NetApp
10 3 (2.07%) Sybase
10 3 (2.07%) Veritas
11 2 (1.38%) BMC
11 2 (1.38%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.38%) CommVault
11 2 (1.38%) Novell
11 2 (1.38%) StorageTek
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