The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Unix Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Unix System Engineer
Rank 905 968 981
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Unix Systems Engineer 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £70,000 £67,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Unix Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Unix Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Unix Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Unix Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Unix Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Unix Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Unix Systems Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Unix Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England +59 7 £70,000 -22.22%
London +48 4 £70,000 -22.22%
South East +38 3 £50,000 -
Southampton - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -

Senior Unix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Unix Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Nagios
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 4 (50.00%) Hedge funds
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) Icinga
3 4 (50.00%) Quantitative Investing
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments

Senior Unix Systems 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 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Aerospike
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Quantitative Investing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) C-shell
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCIE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (50.00%) Icinga
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) EMC
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) VMware