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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
England / London
Rank 517 585 548
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 65 54 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 82
Median salary £66,250 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £45,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £100,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +12.50%

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
32064 39029 40373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27140 33641 34037
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +30 13 £80,000 +33.33% 4
Chessington - 1 £42,500 -
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -
Heathrow - 1 £60,000 -
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Unix
2 122 (75.78%) Linux
3 96 (59.63%) Python
4 84 (52.17%) Puppet
5 65 (40.37%) Perl
6 46 (28.57%) Finance
7 45 (27.95%) Degree
7 45 (27.95%) Opscode Chef
8 44 (27.33%) Configuration Management
9 42 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (26.09%) Bash Shell
10 40 (24.84%) Ansible
11 37 (22.98%) DevOps
11 37 (22.98%) Splunk
12 34 (21.12%) Banking
12 34 (21.12%) Oracle
13 31 (19.25%) Java
13 31 (19.25%) Red Hat
14 30 (18.63%) SQL
15 29 (18.01%) Ruby
16 28 (17.39%) C
17 27 (16.77%) Windows
17 27 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
18 25 (15.53%) Docker
19 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
19 24 (14.91%) Shell Script
20 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
21 22 (13.66%) ITRS Geneos
22 21 (13.04%) Jenkins
22 21 (13.04%) Open Source

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 14 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 11 (6.83%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (6.83%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.21%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (5.59%) Apache
5 5 (3.11%) Confluence
5 5 (3.11%) IIS
6 3 (1.86%) Liferay
7 2 (1.24%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) G Suite
3 3 (1.86%) GitHub
4 2 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.42%) SAN
2 17 (10.56%) DNS
3 16 (9.94%) NAS
4 12 (7.45%) DHCP
5 11 (6.83%) LDAP
5 11 (6.83%) SSH
6 10 (6.21%) SMTP
7 9 (5.59%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.35%) LAN
8 7 (4.35%) WAN
9 6 (3.73%) FIX Connectivity
10 5 (3.11%) SSL
11 3 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.86%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.24%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.24%) VPN
13 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 1 (0.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) MySQL
2 13 (8.07%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.21%) Redis
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.86%) Big Data
6 3 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.86%) Informix
6 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
8 1 (0.62%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.32%) Selenium
3 12 (7.45%) JIRA
3 12 (7.45%) Vagrant
4 6 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.73%) Subversion
5 3 (1.86%) Maven
5 3 (1.86%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
General
1 46 (28.57%) Finance
2 34 (21.12%) Banking
3 11 (6.83%) Financial Institution
3 11 (6.83%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.21%) Publishing
5 6 (3.73%) Billing
6 3 (1.86%) Back Office
6 3 (1.86%) Front Office
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.21%) XML
2 9 (5.59%) Web Services
3 8 (4.97%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (4.35%) .NET
5 6 (3.73%) REST
5 6 (3.73%) SOAP
6 4 (2.48%) JSON
6 4 (2.48%) Middleware
7 3 (1.86%) CSS
7 3 (1.86%) DHTML
7 3 (1.86%) Django
7 3 (1.86%) HTML
7 3 (1.86%) J2EE
7 3 (1.86%) jQuery
7 3 (1.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.86%) YAML
8 2 (1.24%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.24%) LAMP
9 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.62%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.56%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.07%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.59%) Equities
5 6 (3.73%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.86%) Clustering
9 2 (1.24%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.24%) Replication
9 2 (1.24%) User Experience
10 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.62%) Derivative
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.62%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Unix
2 122 (75.78%) Linux
3 42 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (16.77%) Windows
5 16 (9.94%) Solaris
6 10 (6.21%) CentOS
7 7 (4.35%) AIX
8 5 (3.11%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.48%) Debian
10 3 (1.86%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.86%) SUSE
10 3 (1.86%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.24%) HPUX
11 2 (1.24%) NetWare
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.62%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) Configuration Management
2 37 (22.98%) DevOps
3 23 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 21 (13.04%) Open Source
5 20 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.94%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (7.45%) Low Latency
8 12 (7.45%) Mathematics
9 11 (6.83%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.83%) Change Management
9 11 (6.83%) Process Improvement
10 10 (6.21%) Algorithmic Trading
10 10 (6.21%) Change Control
10 10 (6.21%) Error Analysis
11 8 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.97%) TDD
11 8 (4.97%) Wealth Management
12 7 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 96 (59.63%) Python
2 65 (40.37%) Perl
3 42 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 31 (19.25%) Java
5 30 (18.63%) SQL
6 29 (18.01%) Ruby
7 28 (17.39%) C
8 24 (14.91%) Shell Script
9 18 (11.18%) C++
10 17 (10.56%) PHP
11 11 (6.83%) PowerShell
12 10 (6.21%) Go
13 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
14 2 (1.24%) Korn
15 1 (0.62%) ABAP
15 1 (0.62%) C#
15 1 (0.62%) C-shell
15 1 (0.62%) JCL
15 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (27.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.86%) RHCE
2 3 (1.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.24%) RHCA
4 1 (0.62%) CCNP
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.94%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) SLA
3 3 (1.86%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (15.53%) Docker
2 11 (6.83%) NFS
3 10 (6.21%) Ceph
4 9 (5.59%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.24%) vSphere
7 2 (1.24%) XenApp
8 1 (0.62%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 84 (52.17%) Puppet
2 45 (27.95%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (24.84%) Ansible
4 22 (13.66%) ITRS Geneos
5 18 (11.18%) Nagios
6 16 (9.94%) Cobbler
6 16 (9.94%) yum
7 11 (6.83%) Kibana
8 10 (6.21%) Kubernetes
9 7 (4.35%) Rundeck
10 4 (2.48%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.24%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (1.24%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 2 (1.24%) OpenAM
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.24%) Salt
11 2 (1.24%) Simpana
12 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.62%) Control-M
12 1 (0.62%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 37 (22.98%) Splunk
2 34 (21.12%) Oracle
3 31 (19.25%) Red Hat
4 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.94%) CyberArk
6 14 (8.70%) SaltStack
7 12 (7.45%) VMware
8 7 (4.35%) HP
9 6 (3.73%) Charles River
9 6 (3.73%) IBM
10 5 (3.11%) Veritas
11 4 (2.48%) EMC
11 4 (2.48%) Google
11 4 (2.48%) Sybase
12 3 (1.86%) Cisco
12 3 (1.86%) Dell
12 3 (1.86%) NetApp
13 2 (1.24%) Intel
13 2 (1.24%) Novell
13 2 (1.24%) StorageTek
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