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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
England / South East
Rank 326 414 399
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 59 34 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 43
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
14228 18927 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 96.75% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11793 16094 16196
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Kent +26 20 £38,250 -4.37% 2
Surrey +54 15 £60,000 +29.03% 2
Berkshire +49 13 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex - 7 - -
Hampshire +22 3 £45,000 -
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 22 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 South East region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Unix
2 68 (68.00%) Linux
3 41 (41.00%) Windows
4 35 (35.00%) Oracle
4 35 (35.00%) Solaris
5 33 (33.00%) HP
6 32 (32.00%) Sun
6 32 (32.00%) Red Hat
6 32 (32.00%) Patch Management
7 31 (31.00%) Asset Management
8 29 (29.00%) Firmware
9 25 (25.00%) Apache
10 24 (24.00%) NetApp
10 24 (24.00%) IBM
10 24 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
11 23 (23.00%) AIX
12 21 (21.00%) Shell Script
12 21 (21.00%) Java
12 21 (21.00%) Tomcat
12 21 (21.00%) iptables
13 20 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
13 20 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
14 19 (19.00%) Statistics
14 19 (19.00%) Capacity Management
14 19 (19.00%) MySQL
14 19 (19.00%) LDAP
14 19 (19.00%) DB2
14 19 (19.00%) NetBackup
15 18 (18.00%) SSH

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 25 (25.00%) Apache
2 21 (21.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.00%) PaaS
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (19.00%) LDAP
3 18 (18.00%) Kerberos
3 18 (18.00%) SSH
4 17 (17.00%) SAN
5 10 (10.00%) HTTP
6 8 (8.00%) FTP
6 8 (8.00%) SMTP
7 7 (7.00%) Firewall
8 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.00%) FWSM
8 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.00%) Network Security
8 3 (3.00%) snoop
8 3 (3.00%) tcpdump
8 3 (3.00%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.00%) BGP
9 2 (2.00%) Internet
9 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) DB2
1 19 (19.00%) MySQL
2 18 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.00%) Electronics
2 1 (1.00%) French Language
2 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) HTML
1 12 (12.00%) Middleware
2 9 (9.00%) CSS
3 8 (8.00%) Web Services
4 6 (6.00%) Ajax
5 4 (4.00%) XML
6 3 (3.00%) jQuery
7 2 (2.00%) .NET
7 2 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.00%) J2EE
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.00%) STL
8 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.00%) LAMP
8 1 (1.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Statistics
2 13 (13.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.00%) EFT
6 3 (3.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.00%) CMDB
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Unix
2 68 (68.00%) Linux
3 41 (41.00%) Windows
4 35 (35.00%) Solaris
5 23 (23.00%) AIX
6 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.00%) CentOS
7 4 (4.00%) HPUX
8 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.00%) SUSE
9 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) IRIX
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Patch Management
2 31 (31.00%) Asset Management
3 24 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (19.00%) Capacity Management
5 18 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (18.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 16 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 16 (16.00%) Server Building
7 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.00%) SDLC
9 9 (9.00%) Problem Management
10 8 (8.00%) BDD
10 8 (8.00%) Change Management
10 8 (8.00%) High Availability
10 8 (8.00%) Low Latency
10 8 (8.00%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.00%) Scrum
10 8 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) Java
1 21 (21.00%) Shell Script
2 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.00%) C++
3 11 (11.00%) Perl
4 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.00%) Python
5 7 (7.00%) SQL
6 6 (6.00%) C
6 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.00%) C#
8 1 (1.00%) ABAP
8 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.00%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) RHCE
3 1 (1.00%) SCSA
3 1 (1.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (29.00%) Firmware
2 21 (21.00%) iptables
3 18 (18.00%) Samba
4 17 (17.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 12 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (3.00%) vSphere
8 3 (3.00%) Xen
9 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
10 1 (1.00%) NFS
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 20 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 20 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 19 (19.00%) NetBackup
3 18 (18.00%) Cacti
3 18 (18.00%) Nagios
3 18 (18.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (3.00%) Ansible
4 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.00%) Puppet
4 3 (3.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.00%) vMotion
5 2 (2.00%) WSUS
6 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Legato
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) Oracle
2 33 (33.00%) HP
3 32 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 32 (32.00%) Sun
4 24 (24.00%) IBM
4 24 (24.00%) NetApp
5 16 (16.00%) LANDesk
5 16 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 15 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco
7 3 (3.00%) Egenera
7 3 (3.00%) F5
7 3 (3.00%) Foundry
7 3 (3.00%) Veritas
8 2 (2.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.00%) CommVault
9 1 (1.00%) SAP
9 1 (1.00%) Sybase
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago