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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 417 436 416
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 21 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.026% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.028% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
Hampshire - 8 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Kent - 3 £69,000 -
Surrey +21 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire +1 1 £45,000 -8.16%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Red Hat
4 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
4 14 (48.28%) AIX
5 13 (44.83%) Solaris
6 12 (41.38%) ITIL
6 12 (41.38%) Perl
7 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
7 11 (37.93%) MySQL
7 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
8 10 (34.48%) Apache
8 10 (34.48%) DevOps
9 9 (31.03%) VMware
9 9 (31.03%) DB2
10 8 (27.59%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (27.59%) Korn
11 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) HTML
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
12 6 (20.69%) MS Office
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) SQL
12 6 (20.69%) Oracle
12 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.69%) Python
12 6 (20.69%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 10 (34.48%) Apache
3 6 (20.69%) Apache Solr
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) DMZ
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) CDMA
5 1 (3.45%) GPRS
5 1 (3.45%) GSM
5 1 (3.45%) POP3
5 1 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) IMAP
5 1 (3.45%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 9 (31.03%) DB2
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 6 (20.69%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) DataPower
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) HACMP
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) UNIX
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) AIX
4 13 (44.83%) Solaris
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Time Management
4 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Network Management
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
2 12 (41.38%) Perl
3 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
4 8 (27.59%) Korn
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) Bourne shell
6 5 (17.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) vSphere
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (6.90%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (6.90%) Opsview
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Control-M
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) OpenView
4 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) IBM
4 6 (20.69%) hybris
5 2 (6.90%) ATG
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) Google