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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Unix Engineer
UK
Rank 825 926 911
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Engineer 20 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.021% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.022% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 12
Median salary £39,000 £57,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,700 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
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 £69,500 £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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Unix Engineer
Top 8 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 19 January 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 +65 20 £39,000 -31.57% 3
South East +71 12 £39,000 -31.57% 1
Kent - 10 £39,000 - 1
London +46 6 £82,500 +11.86% 1
Southampton - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £34,961 - 1
South West - 2 £34,961 - 1

Senior Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) Red Hat
4 15 (44.12%) Python
5 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) Perl
6 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
7 11 (32.35%) AIX
7 11 (32.35%) Asset Management
7 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 11 (32.35%) Patch Management
7 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
7 11 (32.35%) Puppet
7 11 (32.35%) Ansible
8 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
8 10 (29.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 10 (29.41%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (29.41%) LANDesk
8 10 (29.41%) IBM
9 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (23.53%) CentOS
10 8 (23.53%) Financial Institution
11 7 (20.59%) Degree
11 7 (20.59%) HP
11 7 (20.59%) Apache
11 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
11 7 (20.59%) Rundeck
12 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (17.65%) SAN
12 6 (17.65%) Nagios

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 (20.59%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) NAS
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) SSH
4 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) BGP
5 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
5 1 (2.94%) IPsec
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) MRTG
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) jQuery
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) PACS
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) AIX
5 8 (23.53%) CentOS
6 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
8 4 (11.76%) Solaris
9 2 (5.88%) Debian
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 11 (32.35%) Asset Management
2 11 (32.35%) Patch Management
3 10 (29.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 7 (20.59%) Low Latency
5 4 (11.76%) High Availability
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 2 (5.88%) Quantitative Investing
7 2 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) Perl
3 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
3 3 (8.82%) Samba
4 1 (2.94%) iptables
4 1 (2.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Ansible
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.59%) Rundeck
4 6 (17.65%) Nagios
5 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (5.88%) Cobbler
6 2 (5.88%) Icinga
6 2 (5.88%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.94%) Cacti
7 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.94%) Ganglia
7 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.94%) vMotion
7 1 (2.94%) WSUS
7 1 (2.94%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) LANDesk
2 10 (29.41%) SolarWinds
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) Veritas
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) Sun
8 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) FXall
8 1 (2.94%) Intel
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Sybase
8 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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