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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support Engineer
UK
Rank 838 928 882
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Engineer 25 25 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.026% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 68
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,150 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.56%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Unix Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Top 18 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 27 February 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 +87 25 £45,000 - 1
London +62 12 £75,000 +15.38%
South East +51 7 £32,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +28 7 £32,000 -20.00%
East of England +11 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Cambridge +1 3 £45,000 +38.46%
West Midlands +30 2 £23,250 -48.33%
City of London +25 2 £110,000 +69.23%
Slough - 2 £32,000 -
Chessington - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £31,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £23,250 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £23,250 -
North West - 1 £30,000 - 1

Unix Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
5 15 (39.47%) Oracle
5 15 (39.47%) Python
6 12 (31.58%) Perl
6 12 (31.58%) Finance
7 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) DevOps
8 9 (23.68%) Solaris
8 9 (23.68%) Change Management
8 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
9 8 (21.05%) Banking
9 8 (21.05%) Fixed Income
9 8 (21.05%) SLA
9 8 (21.05%) Java
9 8 (21.05%) AIX
9 8 (21.05%) HPUX
9 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
11 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
11 6 (15.79%) .NET
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL
11 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.79%) IBM
11 6 (15.79%) Sun

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 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Alfresco
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) FIX Connectivity
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) LAN
2 3 (7.89%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) FWSM
4 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) snoop
4 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) French Language
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.89%) Back Office
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Fixed Income
2 5 (13.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Equities
4 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 2 (5.26%) CMDB
5 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.63%) Derivative
6 1 (2.63%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) Solaris
5 8 (21.05%) AIX
5 8 (21.05%) HPUX
6 5 (13.16%) IRIX
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.89%) Debian
9 2 (5.26%) CentOS
9 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.26%) NetWare
9 2 (5.26%) SUSE
10 1 (2.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) Fund Management
5 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
5 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Wealth Management
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (5.26%) Document Management
8 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Python
3 12 (31.58%) Perl
4 8 (21.05%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.26%) NFS
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) iptables
4 1 (2.63%) KVM
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.89%) Nagios
3 2 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (5.26%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Simpana
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.79%) HP
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Sun
5 5 (13.16%) Charles River
5 5 (13.16%) Sybase
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 3 (7.89%) CommVault
7 3 (7.89%) EMC
8 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Google
8 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 2 (5.26%) Novell
8 2 (5.26%) Splunk
9 1 (2.63%) Egenera
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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