The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Support Engineer
Rank 884 861 853
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support Engineer 9 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 21
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

UNIX Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 9 £34,000 -9.33% 1
North West - 4 £35,000 -
South East -4 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Berkshire +8 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Cheshire - 2 £36,000 -
Stockport - 2 £34,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £36,000 -
Manchester - 2 £34,000 -
Reading +10 1 £32,500 -
London -38 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

UNIX Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UNIX Support Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 26 (60.47%) Change Management
4 23 (53.49%) Problem Management
5 12 (27.91%) Solaris
6 8 (18.60%) AIX
6 8 (18.60%) HPUX
7 7 (16.28%) Sun
7 7 (16.28%) HP
7 7 (16.28%) Sun Certification
7 7 (16.28%) SAN
7 7 (16.28%) Internet
7 7 (16.28%) Symantec
7 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
8 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.95%) Apache
8 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
9 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
9 5 (11.63%) LAN
9 5 (11.63%) WAN
9 5 (11.63%) Windows
9 5 (11.63%) Java
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.63%) VMware
10 4 (9.30%) Nagios
10 4 (9.30%) Service Management
10 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management

UNIX Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with UNIX Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
2 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.30%) 4G
4 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) SSH
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) IPv4
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) German Language
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) UNIX
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 12 (27.91%) Solaris
4 8 (18.60%) AIX
4 8 (18.60%) HPUX
5 5 (11.63%) Windows
6 3 (6.98%) IRIX
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Change Management
2 23 (53.49%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.30%) Service Management
3 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
3 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.33%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Sun Certification
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) RHCE
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (9.30%) XenApp
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
1 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Sun
1 7 (16.28%) HP
1 7 (16.28%) Symantec
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Veritas
6 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
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