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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 420 429 450
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 28 53 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 24
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £29,400 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
18695 20824 22782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.96% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15910 16682 18189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +19 21 £50,000 +18.34% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £55,000 +37.50%
East Sussex +24 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Middlesex +13 1 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Hampshire +3 1 £28,500 -34.85% 1
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 53 (82.81%) Linux
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) High Availability
5 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (26.56%) Finance
6 17 (26.56%) Java
7 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 16 (25.00%) VMware
7 16 (25.00%) TDD
8 15 (23.44%) BDD
8 15 (23.44%) Multithreading
8 15 (23.44%) Low Latency
8 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
8 15 (23.44%) Scrum
8 15 (23.44%) C++
8 15 (23.44%) OOP
9 13 (20.31%) Solaris
9 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (18.75%) Cross-Platform Development
11 11 (17.19%) Clustering
12 10 (15.63%) AIX
12 10 (15.63%) MySQL
12 10 (15.63%) HP
12 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.63%) Puppet
13 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
14 8 (12.50%) Replication
14 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (9.38%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
1 6 (9.38%) Firewall
2 4 (6.25%) LDAP
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) BGP
3 3 (4.69%) IPv6
3 3 (4.69%) OSPF
3 3 (4.69%) SMTP
3 3 (4.69%) Wireless
4 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (1.56%) 2G
5 1 (1.56%) 3G
5 1 (1.56%) 4G
5 1 (1.56%) GPRS
5 1 (1.56%) GSM
5 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (9.38%) STL
2 3 (4.69%) Ajax
2 3 (4.69%) CSS
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Clustering
2 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.50%) Replication
4 4 (6.25%) HACMP
5 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.13%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 53 (82.81%) Linux
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
4 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (20.31%) Solaris
5 10 (15.63%) AIX
6 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.69%) CentOS
7 3 (4.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) High Availability
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) TDD
4 15 (23.44%) BDD
4 15 (23.44%) Low Latency
4 15 (23.44%) Multithreading
4 15 (23.44%) OOP
4 15 (23.44%) Scrum
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.75%) Cross-Platform Development
6 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.38%) Kernel Tuning
9 6 (9.38%) OO
10 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.81%) Open Source
11 4 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) Java
2 15 (23.44%) C++
3 7 (10.94%) Perl
3 7 (10.94%) Python
3 7 (10.94%) SQL
4 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.69%) Assembly Language
5 3 (4.69%) C
5 3 (4.69%) COBOL
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) PL/1
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.69%) REXX
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) CEH
1 4 (6.25%) CISSP
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Firmware
2 4 (6.25%) NFS
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (4.69%) Corosync
3 3 (4.69%) Postfix
4 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) Xen
5 1 (1.56%) SRDF
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (4.69%) Ansible
4 3 (4.69%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.13%) Linux-HA
6 1 (1.56%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 16 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (15.63%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) IBM
4 5 (7.81%) Veritas
5 4 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.69%) Dell
7 2 (3.13%) EMC
7 2 (3.13%) Mercator
8 1 (1.56%) Brocade
8 1 (1.56%) Informatica
8 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.56%) Rally
8 1 (1.56%) Remedy
8 1 (1.56%) Sun
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