The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 880 838 850
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 16 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.028% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.030% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 25
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +17.85%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

UNIX Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UNIX Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer within the UK.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 -35 12 £37,500 -16.66% 2
South Wales - 4 £35,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £35,000 - 1
London -55 3 £62,500 +13.63% 1
York - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 - 1
South West - 3 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
East of England -5 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) UNIX
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Solaris
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Apache
5 10 (38.46%) HP
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) SAN
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
6 9 (34.62%) HPUX
7 8 (30.77%) AIX
7 8 (30.77%) Tivoli
8 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
8 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) CentOS
9 6 (23.08%) Clustering
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) IBM
10 5 (19.23%) VMS
10 5 (19.23%) Python
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) Perl
10 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (19.23%) Puppet
11 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
4 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
4 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) WebFOCUS
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Welsh Language
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Informatics
3 3 (11.54%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) UNIX
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Solaris
3 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (34.62%) HPUX
5 8 (30.77%) AIX
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) CentOS
7 5 (19.23%) VMS
8 3 (11.54%) Debian
9 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
2 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 4 (15.38%) Logistics
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 4 (15.38%) Validation
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
1 5 (19.23%) Python
1 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Nmap
2 3 (11.54%) Xen
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Tivoli
2 5 (19.23%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Cobbler
4 3 (11.54%) Nagios
4 3 (11.54%) Nessus
5 2 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (7.69%) YUM
6 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) HP
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
4 6 (23.08%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Informatica
5 4 (15.38%) TIBCO
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) JBoss
6 3 (11.54%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Sun
7 2 (7.69%) Veritas
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) BMC
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago