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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 434 421 406
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 4 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.14% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.15% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 17
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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
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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 -3 4 £60,000 +50.00%
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (66.67%) Solaris
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
4 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 12 (50.00%) AIX
4 12 (50.00%) Perl
5 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
6 10 (41.67%) DevOps
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) ITIL
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) Apache
7 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Korn
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (29.17%) MySQL
9 7 (29.17%) DB2
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Time Management
10 6 (25.00%) DataPower
10 6 (25.00%) Bourne shell
10 6 (25.00%) Puppet
10 6 (25.00%) Ajax
10 6 (25.00%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (8.33%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Informix
2 1 (4.17%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) DataPower
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) HACMP
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Celerra
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 16 (66.67%) Solaris
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) AIX
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) SUSE
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Time Management
4 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Security Management
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
8 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Network Management
8 1 (4.17%) Change Control
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Perl
1 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
3 8 (33.33%) Korn
4 6 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) OpenView
3 2 (8.33%) Control-M
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) ARCserve
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Opsview
4 1 (4.17%) SnapMirror
4 1 (4.17%) SnapVault
4 1 (4.17%) Legato
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 3 (12.50%) Sun
5 3 (12.50%) hybris
6 2 (8.33%) ATG
6 2 (8.33%) Brocade
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) Sybase
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
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