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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Scripting Engineer
UK
Rank 842 915 911
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Scripting Engineer 9 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.003% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 31
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,680 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £92,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 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 +84 9 £70,000 +16.66%
London +59 7 £62,500 -9.64%
South East +67 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -

Unix Scripting Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (42.86%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
7 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) AIX
7 4 (28.57%) Solaris
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) PHP
8 3 (21.43%) C
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) LDAP
8 3 (21.43%) Informix
8 3 (21.43%) NFS
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) Puppet
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Ruby
8 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) YAML
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Informix
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) YAML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
1 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) ABAP
6 1 (7.14%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Control-M
2 1 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) Charles River
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) SAP