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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 619 601 602
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 10 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.018% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.019% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 26
Average salary £85,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £77,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.79%
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
42755 41601 46281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.60% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35687 34959 39975
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in London

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 1 £60,000 - 1
UNIX Systems Engineer
England

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Perl
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
6 5 (38.46%) NAS
7 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) FTP
7 4 (30.77%) LDAP
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) Apache
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) NetApp
8 3 (23.08%) HP
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) IBM
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Sun
8 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
8 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (23.08%) Shell Script

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) FTP
4 4 (30.77%) LDAP
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) SMTP
7 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
4 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) HPUX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas File System
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Samba
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Legato
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Reuters
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago