The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior UNIX Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior UNIX Support Engineer
Rank 857 863 866
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior UNIX Support Engineer 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £38,500

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 £27,500 £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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior UNIX Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior UNIX Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior UNIX Support Engineer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior UNIX Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
England - 1 £45,000 -

Senior UNIX Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UNIX Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Senior UNIX Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior UNIX Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat