The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Support Engineer
Rank 873 863 857
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Support Engineer 23 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 28
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £40,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +29.03%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Support Engineer over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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 -5 23 £38,500 +10.00% 2
South East - 6 £32,500 - 1
South West - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bristol - 5 £40,000 -
London +6 4 £57,500 +64.28%
Berkshire - 4 £31,500 - 1
Yorkshire -43 3 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £35,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 3 £35,500 -
Home Counties - 2 £32,500 -
City of London +12 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Slough - 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £24,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £24,000 -
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -

UNIX Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Internet
4 11 (32.35%) Solaris
5 9 (26.47%) AIX
6 8 (23.53%) HTTP
7 7 (20.59%) Sun
7 7 (20.59%) IPv4
7 7 (20.59%) HP
7 7 (20.59%) SAN
7 7 (20.59%) IRIX
7 7 (20.59%) HPUX
7 7 (20.59%) Apache
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) SSL
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
7 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
8 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 6 (17.65%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) Change Management
8 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 5 (14.71%) French Language
10 4 (11.76%) German Language
10 4 (11.76%) DNS
10 4 (11.76%) Windows
10 4 (11.76%) Perl
10 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
11 3 (8.82%) Python
11 3 (8.82%) SLA
11 3 (8.82%) PHP

UNIX Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) Jetty
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Internet
2 8 (23.53%) HTTP
3 7 (20.59%) SSL
3 7 (20.59%) IPv4
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
6 3 (8.82%) SSH
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.94%) SMTP
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) LDAP
8 1 (2.94%) ADSL
8 1 (2.94%) Broadband
8 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) French Language
3 4 (11.76%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) UNIX
2 24 (70.59%) Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Solaris
4 9 (26.47%) AIX
5 7 (20.59%) HPUX
5 7 (20.59%) IRIX
6 4 (11.76%) Windows
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.65%) Change Management
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Process Management
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 3 (8.82%) PHP
2 3 (8.82%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Sun
1 7 (20.59%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Facebook
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago