The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Unix Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix System Engineer
UK
Rank 832 877 920
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Engineer 26 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.044% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.045% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 31
Median salary £39,000 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £130,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -15.78%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Unix Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Unix Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Systems Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 +32 26 £39,000 -48.00% 3
South East +70 16 £38,250 -5.55% 2
Kent +20 16 £38,250 -4.37% 2
London +50 9 £78,750 -1.56%
Folkestone +4 5 £34,500 -13.20% 1
City of London - 4 £71,250 -
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -

Unix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Unix Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Unix
2 32 (62.75%) Linux
3 21 (41.18%) AIX
4 20 (39.22%) Python
5 17 (33.33%) Perl
5 17 (33.33%) IBM
6 16 (31.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 15 (29.41%) SolarWinds
7 15 (29.41%) LANDesk
8 14 (27.45%) Ansible
9 13 (25.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
10 12 (23.53%) Windows
10 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (21.57%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (21.57%) Patch Management
11 11 (21.57%) Asset Management
11 11 (21.57%) Finance
12 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
12 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (19.61%) Puppet
13 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (17.65%) DevOps
14 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
14 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.69%) Ruby
14 8 (15.69%) HP
14 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
15 7 (13.73%) Big Data
16 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds

Unix Systems 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 (7.84%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) G Suite
3 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LDAP
1 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) SAN
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) Kerberos
3 3 (5.88%) NAS
4 2 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) HTTP
5 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.96%) SS7
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Big Data
2 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) Aerospike
6 1 (1.96%) HBase
6 1 (1.96%) OpenStack Swift
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) CSS
2 3 (5.88%) DHTML
2 3 (5.88%) Django
2 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) jQuery
2 3 (5.88%) REST
2 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (5.88%) SOAP
2 3 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) LAMP
4 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) EFT
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.88%) Equities
3 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.92%) Biology
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Unix
2 32 (62.75%) Linux
3 21 (41.18%) AIX
4 13 (25.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
7 3 (5.88%) CentOS
7 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.92%) HPUX
8 2 (3.92%) SUSE
9 1 (1.96%) Debian
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (21.57%) Asset Management
3 11 (21.57%) Patch Management
4 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.76%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
8 3 (5.88%) MapReduce
8 3 (5.88%) Market Making
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Quantitative Investing
8 3 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Python
2 17 (33.33%) Perl
3 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
3 8 (15.69%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) C
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) JCL
8 1 (1.96%) Korn
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CCIE
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Ansible
2 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (19.61%) Puppet
3 5 (9.80%) Nagios
4 4 (7.84%) CFEngine
5 3 (5.88%) Cobbler
5 3 (5.88%) Icinga
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (5.88%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.96%) collectd
6 1 (1.96%) Graphite
6 1 (1.96%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) IBM
2 15 (29.41%) LANDesk
2 15 (29.41%) SolarWinds
3 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) VMware
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Intel
8 2 (3.92%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.92%) Splunk
8 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.96%) New Relic
9 1 (1.96%) StorageTek
9 1 (1.96%) Sun
9 1 (1.96%) Twitter
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 25 days ago