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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Support Engineer
Rank 888 919 915
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Support Engineer 21 46 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.043% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.044% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 92
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Unix Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Support Engineer
Top 23 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 28 May 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 -1 21 £35,000 -22.22% 6
London +27 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +34 4 £38,750 +10.71%
South East +7 4 £29,500 -34.44% 1
North West +18 2 £31,500 - 4
West Yorkshire +9 2 £29,000 -7.93%
Yorkshire +8 2 £29,000 -7.93%
Berkshire +7 2 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Leeds +1 2 £29,000 -7.93%
Manchester -8 2 £31,500 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £35,000 -
Bedford - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £35,000 -
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +50 1 - -
Hampshire +18 1 £28,500 -36.66%
Stockport +14 1 £30,500 -9.62% 2
Fareham - 1 £28,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Unix Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 32 (71.11%) Linux
3 14 (31.11%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
5 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 8 (17.78%) SLA
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (15.56%) Perl
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Java
8 6 (13.33%) MySQL
8 6 (13.33%) AIX
8 6 (13.33%) HPUX
8 6 (13.33%) Solaris
8 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (11.11%) Xen
9 5 (11.11%) Finance
9 5 (11.11%) Replication
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco
9 5 (11.11%) HP
9 5 (11.11%) CentOS
9 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (11.11%) KVM
10 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (8.89%) HP Superdome
10 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
10 4 (8.89%) CISSP

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 4 (8.89%) Documentum
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) FTP
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Front Office
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) German Language
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (6.67%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.44%) JMS
3 2 (4.44%) Spring
3 2 (4.44%) Struts
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (8.89%) HP Superdome
3 3 (6.67%) EPoS
3 3 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 32 (71.11%) Linux
3 14 (31.11%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.33%) AIX
6 6 (13.33%) HPUX
6 6 (13.33%) Solaris
7 5 (11.11%) CentOS
8 2 (4.44%) IRIX
9 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (6.67%) Open Source
3 3 (6.67%) Service Management
3 3 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.22%) DevOps
5 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (2.22%) Greeks
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.22%) QMS
5 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Server Building
5 1 (2.22%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Perl
3 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.22%) COBOL
5 1 (2.22%) Korn
5 1 (2.22%) PL/1
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CEH
1 4 (8.89%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) CCENT
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) KVM
1 5 (11.11%) Xen
2 4 (8.89%) Squid
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Sun
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) Sophos
5 2 (4.44%) Sybase
6 1 (2.22%) BMC
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Murex
6 1 (2.22%) OpenText
6 1 (2.22%) Opsware
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas
6 1 (2.22%) VMware
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