The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support Engineer
Rank 901 934 911
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Engineer 31 44 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.040% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.041% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 73
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £24,450 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Unix Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Unix Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Support Engineer over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Unix Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +38 31 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North West +35 6 £32,750 +9.16% 3
South East +21 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +19 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Manchester +1 6 £32,750 +9.16% 3
London +9 5 £47,500 - 1
North East - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £35,000 -
Reading +17 4 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England - 4 £38,750 -
Stockport +14 3 £33,000 -8.33% 2
Leeds - 3 £30,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £30,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Ipswich - 2 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £42,500 -
Bedford - 2 £42,500 -

Unix Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Unix Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Unix
2 39 (72.22%) Linux
3 18 (33.33%) Solaris
4 15 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 14 (25.93%) Windows
6 13 (24.07%) AIX
6 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
6 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (22.22%) SLA
8 10 (18.52%) SAN
9 9 (16.67%) Sun
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 9 (16.67%) Replication
10 8 (14.81%) MySQL
10 8 (14.81%) Perl
10 8 (14.81%) HPUX
10 8 (14.81%) ITIL
11 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle
11 7 (12.96%) CentOS
12 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
13 5 (9.26%) HP
13 5 (9.26%) EMC
13 5 (9.26%) DB2
13 5 (9.26%) Apache
13 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
13 5 (9.26%) Firewall
13 5 (9.26%) Finance
14 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell

Unix Support 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 (9.26%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Documentum
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) FTP
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) NAS
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) DB2
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) German Language
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (5.56%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) EPoS
4 2 (3.70%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Unix
2 39 (72.22%) Linux
3 18 (33.33%) Solaris
4 14 (25.93%) Windows
5 13 (24.07%) AIX
5 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
6 8 (14.81%) HPUX
7 7 (12.96%) CentOS
8 4 (7.41%) SUSE
9 2 (3.70%) IRIX
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.41%) QMS
4 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
4 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (5.56%) DevOps
5 3 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (3.70%) BCP
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Open Source
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.70%) Security Hardening
6 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (1.85%) Greeks
7 1 (1.85%) Release Management
7 1 (1.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Perl
3 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.41%) C
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.85%) COBOL
6 1 (1.85%) Korn
6 1 (1.85%) PL/1
6 1 (1.85%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) CEH
1 4 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (3.70%) CCENT
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) KVM
1 3 (5.56%) Xen
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) PowerHA
2 2 (3.70%) Squid
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.70%) yum
3 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.67%) Sun
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) EMC
4 5 (9.26%) HP
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) Hitachi
5 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.41%) Sybase
5 4 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.70%) Brocade
6 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.70%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) Sophos
7 1 (1.85%) BMC
7 1 (1.85%) Murex
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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