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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 367 430 406
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 48 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 53
Median salary £51,250 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.54% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.83% -3.75%
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
16876 20344 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.97% 96.58% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14101 17059 16603
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Berkshire +51 35 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Surrey +38 4 £60,000 +140.00% 4
Hampshire +16 4 £50,000 +31.57% 1
West Sussex +20 3 £46,500 -19.13% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Unix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 84 (100.00%) Unix
2 77 (91.67%) Linux
3 34 (40.48%) Red Hat
4 31 (36.90%) Solaris
5 29 (34.52%) Java
5 29 (34.52%) Clustering
6 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (33.33%) Oracle
7 27 (32.14%) HP
7 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
8 26 (30.95%) Sun
9 25 (29.76%) Scrum
10 24 (28.57%) Windows
11 23 (27.38%) C++
12 22 (26.19%) Firmware
12 22 (26.19%) Apache
12 22 (26.19%) High Availability
13 21 (25.00%) Low Latency
13 21 (25.00%) BDD
13 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
13 21 (25.00%) OOP
13 21 (25.00%) TDD
13 21 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
14 19 (22.62%) VMware
15 17 (20.24%) HTML
15 17 (20.24%) Perl
15 17 (20.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (20.24%) Problem Management
16 15 (17.86%) SDLC

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 22 (26.19%) Apache
2 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.52%) IIS
4 4 (4.76%) nginx
4 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) SAN
2 12 (14.29%) SMTP
3 11 (13.10%) Firewall
4 7 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (8.33%) FWSM
4 7 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (8.33%) snoop
4 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.33%) tcpdump
4 7 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 6 (7.14%) Internet
6 4 (4.76%) Kerberos
6 4 (4.76%) LDAP
6 4 (4.76%) SSH
7 3 (3.57%) HTTP
7 3 (3.57%) VLAN
8 2 (2.38%) Network Security
8 2 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) DB2
1 11 (13.10%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.76%) Aerospike
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) German Language
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) HTML
2 11 (13.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (13.10%) STL
3 10 (11.90%) Ajax
3 10 (11.90%) CSS
4 7 (8.33%) XML
5 6 (7.14%) LAMP
6 5 (5.95%) Middleware
7 4 (4.76%) .NET
7 4 (4.76%) J2EE
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Clustering
2 8 (9.52%) Replication
3 7 (8.33%) Statistics
4 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Unix
2 77 (91.67%) Linux
3 31 (36.90%) Solaris
4 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (28.57%) Windows
6 13 (15.48%) AIX
7 12 (14.29%) HPUX
8 9 (10.71%) SUSE
9 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.38%) CentOS
10 2 (2.38%) IRIX
11 1 (1.19%) Debian
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 25 (29.76%) Scrum
4 22 (26.19%) High Availability
5 21 (25.00%) BDD
5 21 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 21 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 21 (25.00%) OOP
5 21 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (20.24%) Problem Management
7 15 (17.86%) SDLC
8 11 (13.10%) Cross-Platform Development
8 11 (13.10%) OO
9 10 (11.90%) Change Management
9 10 (11.90%) Virtual Environments
10 9 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.33%) Capacity Management
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) Java
2 23 (27.38%) C++
3 17 (20.24%) Perl
4 13 (15.48%) PowerShell
5 12 (14.29%) SQL
6 11 (13.10%) Shell Script
7 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
7 10 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 9 (10.71%) C
9 4 (4.76%) PHP
10 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.38%) VBScript
11 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) Degree
4 6 (7.14%) RHCE
4 6 (7.14%) SCSA
4 6 (7.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.76%) CCIE
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Firmware
2 17 (20.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.10%) iptables
4 7 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 4 (4.76%) Samba
7 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.76%) Cacti
4 4 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (4.76%) Nagios
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.19%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.19%) Puppet
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.19%) vMotion
5 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Red Hat
2 28 (33.33%) Oracle
3 27 (32.14%) HP
4 26 (30.95%) Sun
5 19 (22.62%) VMware
6 12 (14.29%) Cisco
7 8 (9.52%) EMC
7 8 (9.52%) F5
8 7 (8.33%) Egenera
8 7 (8.33%) Foundry
8 7 (8.33%) IBM
8 7 (8.33%) Sybase
8 7 (8.33%) Veritas
9 6 (7.14%) Hitachi
10 5 (5.95%) NetApp
11 1 (1.19%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.19%) Juniper
11 1 (1.19%) Twitter
11 1 (1.19%) Veeam
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