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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Support Engineer
UK
Rank 838 889 878
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Engineer 21 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.041% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.043% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 56
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
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 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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Unix Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Top 22 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 24 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 +48 21 £45,000 - 2
London +53 10 £70,000 +7.69%
South East +56 4 £32,000 -28.88%
Berkshire +47 3 £31,000 -38.00%
West Midlands 0 3 £26,125 -41.94%
City of London +22 2 £110,000 +69.23%
East of England +17 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Cambridge +3 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Slough - 2 £32,000 -
South West +3 1 £32,500 +58.53%
Birmingham -3 1 £29,000 -35.55%
North West -19 1 - - 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £23,250 -
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Telford - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £23,250 -
Swindon - 1 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -

Unix Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 29 (93.55%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Perl
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) Python
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
8 8 (25.81%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
9 7 (22.58%) Solaris
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) Change Management
10 6 (19.35%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) Java
11 5 (16.13%) DevOps
11 5 (16.13%) vSphere
11 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
11 5 (16.13%) IIS
11 5 (16.13%) Sybase
11 5 (16.13%) Apache
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
11 5 (16.13%) Clustering
12 4 (12.90%) Banking
12 4 (12.90%) Management Information System

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 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) FWSM
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (9.68%) snoop
2 3 (9.68%) tcpdump
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (3.23%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Back Office
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Equities
3 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.68%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) CMDB
4 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) PACS
5 1 (3.23%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 29 (93.55%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (22.58%) Solaris
6 4 (12.90%) AIX
6 4 (12.90%) HPUX
7 3 (9.68%) Debian
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.45%) NetWare
8 2 (6.45%) SUSE
9 1 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) IRIX
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Document Management
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Firmware
3 3 (9.68%) iptables
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.45%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Simpana
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (3.23%) Legato
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
1 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Sybase
5 4 (12.90%) Sun
6 3 (9.68%) CommVault
6 3 (9.68%) Egenera
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) Foundry
7 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Google
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Novell
7 2 (6.45%) Splunk
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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