The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Unix Engineer
UK
Rank 846 932 939
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Engineer 17 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.022% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 14
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,437 £45,000 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +14.94%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Unix Engineer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Unix Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +83 17 £39,000 -22.00% 2
South East +59 10 £39,000 -22.00%
Kent - 8 £39,000 -
London +54 5 £77,500 +19.23% 2
City of London - 4 £80,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £35,047 -
South West - 2 £35,047 -
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Unix
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Python
4 15 (42.86%) AIX
5 14 (40.00%) Puppet
5 14 (40.00%) Ansible
6 13 (37.14%) Windows
7 12 (34.29%) Perl
7 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
7 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
7 12 (34.29%) Finance
7 12 (34.29%) Asset Management
7 12 (34.29%) Patch Management
8 11 (31.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (31.43%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (31.43%) LANDesk
8 11 (31.43%) SolarWinds
8 11 (31.43%) IBM
9 9 (25.71%) Solaris
9 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
10 8 (22.86%) CentOS
10 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (22.86%) Low Latency
11 7 (20.00%) Rundeck
11 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) Apache
11 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
12 6 (17.14%) NFS

Senior Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) YAML
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Unix
2 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) AIX
4 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 9 (25.71%) Solaris
6 8 (22.86%) CentOS
7 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
9 3 (8.57%) Debian
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
11 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Asset Management
1 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
1 12 (34.29%) Patch Management
2 11 (31.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) Low Latency
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) Perl
3 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby
5 3 (8.57%) C
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) RHCE
2 1 (2.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (17.14%) NFS
3 4 (11.43%) Samba
4 3 (8.57%) Firmware
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) iptables
6 1 (2.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Ansible
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.00%) Rundeck
4 4 (11.43%) Nagios
4 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.86%) Cacti
6 1 (2.86%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.86%) vMotion
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
2 11 (31.43%) IBM
2 11 (31.43%) LANDesk
2 11 (31.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (14.29%) Veritas
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Sun
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Intel
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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