The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 355 421 408
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 51 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 53
Median salary £53,750 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.56% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £38,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15962 21312 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13300 18001 17210
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the South East region.

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Unix Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +36 22 £60,000 +22.44% 1
Berkshire +46 12 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Kent 0 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Sussex +16 3 £40,000 +3.22%
Hampshire +9 3 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 South East region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 79 (79.80%) Linux
3 42 (42.42%) Oracle
3 42 (42.42%) Red Hat
4 41 (41.41%) Solaris
5 37 (37.37%) Sun
5 37 (37.37%) HP
6 34 (34.34%) Firmware
7 32 (32.32%) Apache
7 32 (32.32%) Windows
8 29 (29.29%) Clustering
9 24 (24.24%) Java
10 23 (23.23%) Tomcat
10 23 (23.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (22.22%) VMware
12 21 (21.21%) Shell Script
12 21 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (21.21%) iptables
13 20 (20.20%) NetApp
13 20 (20.20%) NetBackup
13 20 (20.20%) MySQL
13 20 (20.20%) DB2
14 19 (19.19%) AIX
14 19 (19.19%) HTML
14 19 (19.19%) TCP/IP
14 19 (19.19%) SAN
14 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (19.19%) Patch Management
15 18 (18.18%) Asset Management
15 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (32.32%) Apache
2 23 (23.23%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (4.04%) nginx
4 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.19%) SAN
1 19 (19.19%) TCP/IP
2 14 (14.14%) Kerberos
2 14 (14.14%) LDAP
2 14 (14.14%) SSH
3 12 (12.12%) SMTP
4 10 (10.10%) Firewall
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (7.07%) FWSM
5 7 (7.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (7.07%) snoop
5 7 (7.07%) tcpdump
5 7 (7.07%) Wireshark
6 6 (6.06%) Internet
7 5 (5.05%) HTTP
8 3 (3.03%) FTP
8 3 (3.03%) Network Security
8 3 (3.03%) VLAN
9 2 (2.02%) BGP
9 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) DB2
1 20 (20.20%) MySQL
2 14 (14.14%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.04%) Aerospike
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.01%) UniData
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.08%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.03%) Maven
5 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) HTML
2 12 (12.12%) CSS
3 10 (10.10%) Ajax
4 9 (9.09%) Middleware
5 8 (8.08%) XML
6 6 (6.06%) LAMP
7 4 (4.04%) .NET
7 4 (4.04%) J2EE
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.03%) Web Services
9 2 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.02%) jQuery
9 2 (2.02%) STL
10 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Clustering
2 16 (16.16%) Statistics
3 8 (8.08%) Replication
4 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.03%) EFT
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Unix
2 79 (79.80%) Linux
3 41 (41.41%) Solaris
4 32 (32.32%) Windows
5 23 (23.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (19.19%) AIX
7 8 (8.08%) HPUX
8 7 (7.07%) SUSE
9 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.02%) CentOS
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.01%) Debian
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) Patch Management
3 18 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 16 (16.16%) Problem Management
4 16 (16.16%) Scrum
5 15 (15.15%) Capacity Management
5 15 (15.15%) SDLC
6 14 (14.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (14.14%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (12.12%) BDD
7 12 (12.12%) Change Management
7 12 (12.12%) High Availability
7 12 (12.12%) Low Latency
7 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.12%) Multithreading
7 12 (12.12%) OOP
7 12 (12.12%) Server Building
7 12 (12.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) Java
2 21 (21.21%) Shell Script
3 17 (17.17%) Perl
4 15 (15.15%) C++
5 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
6 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.12%) SQL
7 10 (10.10%) C
7 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
7 10 (10.10%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.04%) PHP
9 3 (3.03%) C#
9 3 (3.03%) Python
10 2 (2.02%) VB
11 1 (1.01%) ABAP
11 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) RHCE
3 6 (6.06%) SCSA
3 6 (6.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.04%) CCIE
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (34.34%) Firmware
2 21 (21.21%) iptables
3 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (14.14%) Samba
5 13 (13.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 7 (7.07%) vSphere
7 6 (6.06%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.05%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
10 1 (1.01%) Squid
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (20.20%) NetBackup
2 16 (16.16%) Red Hat Satellite
3 14 (14.14%) Cacti
3 14 (14.14%) HP Data Protector
3 14 (14.14%) Nagios
3 14 (14.14%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.03%) Puppet
6 2 (2.02%) vMotion
6 2 (2.02%) WSUS
7 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Legato
7 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (42.42%) Oracle
1 42 (42.42%) Red Hat
2 37 (37.37%) HP
2 37 (37.37%) Sun
3 22 (22.22%) VMware
4 20 (20.20%) NetApp
5 18 (18.18%) IBM
6 12 (12.12%) Cisco
7 9 (9.09%) LANDesk
7 9 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.08%) F5
9 7 (7.07%) Egenera
9 7 (7.07%) EMC
9 7 (7.07%) Foundry
9 7 (7.07%) Veritas
10 6 (6.06%) Sybase
11 5 (5.05%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.02%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.02%) Juniper
12 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
Sussex
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago