The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 413 398 410
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 33 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.094% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.099% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 24
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
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
21099 20166 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16589 16620 18515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 28 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Berkshire +1 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Surrey - 7 £70,000 -
Hampshire -17 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Kent - 3 £67,500 -
Home Counties - 2 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +7 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £28,000 -
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (89.74%) Linux
3 31 (79.49%) Solaris
4 25 (64.10%) Sun
5 24 (61.54%) HP
5 24 (61.54%) Red Hat
6 22 (56.41%) AIX
6 22 (56.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (43.59%) Veritas
8 15 (38.46%) VMware
9 14 (35.90%) SAN
10 12 (30.77%) Finance
11 11 (28.21%) NetBackup
11 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (28.21%) IBM
11 11 (28.21%) Perl
12 10 (25.64%) DHCP
12 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.08%) Windows
14 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
15 7 (17.95%) IRIX
15 7 (17.95%) HPUX
15 7 (17.95%) DNS
15 7 (17.95%) Banking
15 7 (17.95%) Clustering
15 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
16 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
16 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (15.38%) Cisco
16 6 (15.38%) Apache

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited UNIX 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) DHCP
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.69%) tcpdump
6 3 (7.69%) snoop
6 3 (7.69%) FWSM
7 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall
7 2 (5.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.56%) SNMP
8 1 (2.56%) 4G
8 1 (2.56%) LTE
8 1 (2.56%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.82%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.26%) German Language
5 3 (7.69%) French Language
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) XML
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Firmware
3 2 (5.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 35 (89.74%) Linux
3 31 (79.49%) Solaris
4 22 (56.41%) AIX
4 22 (56.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Windows
6 7 (17.95%) IRIX
6 7 (17.95%) HPUX
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
7 2 (5.13%) VMS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
2 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
2 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (12.82%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Web Development
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Perl
2 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) Bourne shell
5 4 (10.26%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) RHCE
2 5 (12.82%) SCSA
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) LPIC
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 5 (12.82%) Samba
3 5 (12.82%) Sendmail
3 5 (12.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Veritas File System
4 3 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) NFS
6 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) NetBackup
2 6 (15.38%) Legato
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
4 3 (7.69%) Netcool
4 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.13%) Cobbler
5 2 (5.13%) YUM
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (5.13%) OpenView
5 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Control-M
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Sun
2 24 (61.54%) HP
2 24 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 17 (43.59%) Veritas
4 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) IBM
6 6 (15.38%) Cisco
6 6 (15.38%) EMC
7 4 (10.26%) Symantec
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) JBoss
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.69%) Egenera
8 3 (7.69%) Foundry
8 3 (7.69%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) Dell
9 2 (5.13%) Juniper
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
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