The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 616 598 616
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 5 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.040% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.043% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 25
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UNIX Systems 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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer across the London region.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Trend in London

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in London

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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