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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 398 441 442
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 35 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 26
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £38,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
17793 20422 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15163 16650 18011
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +29 27 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hampshire -5 4 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Unix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 60 (93.75%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Windows
4 23 (35.94%) Java
5 22 (34.38%) C++
5 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.38%) High Availability
6 21 (32.81%) TDD
6 21 (32.81%) Scrum
7 20 (31.25%) OOP
7 20 (31.25%) BDD
7 20 (31.25%) Low Latency
7 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 20 (31.25%) Multithreading
8 17 (26.56%) Cross-Platform Development
9 16 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 15 (23.44%) Solaris
11 13 (20.31%) Clustering
12 11 (17.19%) Sun
12 11 (17.19%) OO
12 11 (17.19%) AIX
12 11 (17.19%) STL
12 11 (17.19%) Oracle
12 11 (17.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (15.63%) HP
13 10 (15.63%) Replication
14 9 (14.06%) Perl
15 8 (12.50%) SQL
15 8 (12.50%) HPUX

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 8 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) SAN
2 5 (7.81%) Firewall
2 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) SMTP
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.13%) FWSM
4 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
4 2 (3.13%) snoop
4 2 (3.13%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.13%) VLAN
4 2 (3.13%) VPN
4 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.56%) HTTP
5 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.56%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
2 6 (9.38%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospike
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Automotive
2 2 (3.13%) German Language
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (17.19%) STL
2 5 (7.81%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) Ajax
3 3 (4.69%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) LAMP
4 2 (3.13%) Middleware
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Clustering
2 10 (15.63%) Replication
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) HACMP
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Unix
2 60 (93.75%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Windows
4 16 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (23.44%) Solaris
6 11 (17.19%) AIX
7 8 (12.50%) HPUX
8 5 (7.81%) SUSE
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.13%) IRIX
9 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
10 1 (1.56%) Debian
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (34.38%) High Availability
2 21 (32.81%) Scrum
2 21 (32.81%) TDD
3 20 (31.25%) BDD
3 20 (31.25%) Low Latency
3 20 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 20 (31.25%) OOP
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.56%) Cross-Platform Development
5 11 (17.19%) OO
6 6 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Line Management
8 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.25%) SDLC
8 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) C++
3 9 (14.06%) Perl
4 8 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) C
6 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.56%) COBOL
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) PL/1
9 1 (1.56%) REXX
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) CEH
3 4 (6.25%) CISSP
3 4 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) RHCE
4 2 (3.13%) SCSA
4 2 (3.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.56%) CCIE
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) Firmware
3 2 (3.13%) iptables
3 2 (3.13%) NFS
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (3.13%) Squid
3 2 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Linux-HA
1 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
1 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Sun
3 10 (15.63%) HP
4 8 (12.50%) VMware
5 6 (9.38%) EMC
6 5 (7.81%) Sybase
6 5 (7.81%) Veritas
7 4 (6.25%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco
8 3 (4.69%) F5
8 3 (4.69%) IBM
9 2 (3.13%) Egenera
9 2 (3.13%) Foundry
10 1 (1.56%) Informatica
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
10 1 (1.56%) Rally
10 1 (1.56%) Remedy
10 1 (1.56%) Veeam
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