The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Scripting Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Scripting Engineer
Rank 912 964 976
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Scripting Engineer 3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.004% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £40,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Scripting Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Unix Scripting Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Unix Scripting Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Scripting Engineer over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Unix Scripting Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Scripting Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +48 3 £60,000 +50.00%
South East +25 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Berkshire +5 1 £60,000 +50.00%
London - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -

Unix Scripting Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Unix Scripting 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 Unix Scripting Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Linux-HA
5 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management

Unix Scripting 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) MRTG
2 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C-shell
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Ganglia
1 1 (16.67%) Linux-HA
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Sun