The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior UNIX Engineer
Rank 854 851 856
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Engineer 26 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.027% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 35
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £100,000 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary - £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer within the UK.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
England -4 26 £67,500 -3.57% 1
North Yorkshire +19 18 - - 1
Yorkshire -5 18 - - 1
York +21 17 - - 1
London -14 8 £67,500 -3.57%
City of London +14 3 £67,500 +22.72%

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (91.84%) Linux
3 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
4 27 (55.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (53.06%) Perl
6 24 (48.98%) Solaris
7 20 (40.82%) Java
7 20 (40.82%) Internet
8 17 (34.69%) J2EE
9 16 (32.65%) Python
9 16 (32.65%) Veritas
10 15 (30.61%) Apache
11 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 14 (28.57%) DNS
12 13 (26.53%) SAN
12 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
13 12 (24.49%) Vignette
13 12 (24.49%) IBM
13 12 (24.49%) Open Text
13 12 (24.49%) VMware
13 12 (24.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (22.45%) Finance
15 10 (20.41%) RHCE
16 9 (18.37%) PHP
16 9 (18.37%) NFS
16 9 (18.37%) NetApp
16 9 (18.37%) Symantec
17 8 (16.33%) LDAP
17 8 (16.33%) HP
17 8 (16.33%) EMC

Senior UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (30.61%) Apache
2 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.20%) Jetty
4 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) Internet
2 14 (28.57%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (26.53%) SAN
4 8 (16.33%) LDAP
5 6 (12.24%) Multicast
6 4 (8.16%) NAS
6 4 (8.16%) Firewall
6 4 (8.16%) SSH
7 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.12%) FTP
8 2 (4.08%) BGP
9 1 (2.04%) SSL
9 1 (2.04%) HTTP
9 1 (2.04%) VPN
9 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) HPCC
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) French Language
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) J2EE
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.04%) YAML
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.12%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Equities
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) UNIX
2 45 (91.84%) Linux
3 27 (55.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (48.98%) Solaris
5 5 (10.20%) CentOS
5 5 (10.20%) HPUX
6 4 (8.16%) AIX
7 2 (4.08%) Windows
8 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Time Management
3 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.12%) DevOps
4 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) Change Management
5 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.04%) E-business
5 1 (2.04%) Validation
5 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) ETL
5 1 (2.04%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.04%) Wealth Management
5 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Perl
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 16 (32.65%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
5 9 (18.37%) PHP
6 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (16.33%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) Korn
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) RHCE
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (18.37%) NFS
3 8 (16.33%) vSphere
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Veritas File System
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.04%) Samba
7 1 (2.04%) KVM
7 1 (2.04%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Legato
2 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
3 5 (10.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) OpenView
5 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (2.04%) yum
5 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
2 16 (32.65%) Veritas
3 12 (24.49%) Open Text
3 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) Vignette
3 12 (24.49%) IBM
4 9 (18.37%) Symantec
4 9 (18.37%) NetApp
5 8 (16.33%) HP
5 8 (16.33%) EMC
6 4 (8.16%) Reuters
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle
8 2 (4.08%) Sun
8 2 (4.08%) Bloomberg
8 2 (4.08%) Facebook
9 1 (2.04%) Remedy
9 1 (2.04%) Teradata
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.04%) BMC
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
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