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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Engineer
Rank 850 909 934
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Systems Engineer 26 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.071% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.073% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 38
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £130,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Unix Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Systems Engineer
Top 12 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 7 December 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 +46 26 £55,000 - 4
South East +43 14 £38,000 -6.17% 2
London +35 10 £77,500 -3.12%
Kent -1 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Folkestone +4 5 £34,500 -15.85% 1
Surrey +16 3 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England - 2 - - 1
City of London - 2 £70,000 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +55 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Bracknell - 1 £47,500 -

Unix Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 79 (100.00%) Unix
2 67 (84.81%) Linux
3 33 (41.77%) Perl
4 31 (39.24%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (35.44%) AIX
6 23 (29.11%) Windows
6 23 (29.11%) Red Hat
7 22 (27.85%) Python
8 17 (21.52%) Oracle
8 17 (21.52%) SAN
8 17 (21.52%) IBM
8 17 (21.52%) Finance
8 17 (21.52%) Puppet
8 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (20.25%) Solaris
9 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
10 15 (18.99%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (18.99%) Hedge funds
11 14 (17.72%) Ansible
12 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
12 13 (16.46%) Internet
13 12 (15.19%) VMware
14 11 (13.92%) DNS
14 11 (13.92%) Big Data
15 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (12.66%) Bash Shell
15 10 (12.66%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 10 (12.66%) Apache
15 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
15 10 (12.66%) Degree

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 10 (12.66%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) G Suite
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) SAN
2 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.46%) Internet
4 11 (13.92%) DNS
5 8 (10.13%) SSH
5 8 (10.13%) SSL
6 7 (8.86%) Firewall
6 7 (8.86%) HTTP
6 7 (8.86%) LDAP
7 6 (7.59%) NAS
8 4 (5.06%) LAN
8 4 (5.06%) WAN
9 2 (2.53%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.27%) SS7
10 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Big Data
2 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Aerospike
5 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) HBase
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack Swift
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
4 1 (1.27%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Back Office
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) LAMP
2 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 2 (2.53%) CSS
3 2 (2.53%) DHTML
3 2 (2.53%) Django
3 2 (2.53%) HTML
3 2 (2.53%) jQuery
3 2 (2.53%) REST
3 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.53%) SOAP
3 2 (2.53%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Hedge funds
2 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Biology
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) EFT
5 3 (3.80%) Equities
5 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Unix
2 67 (84.81%) Linux
3 28 (35.44%) AIX
4 23 (29.11%) Windows
5 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (20.25%) Solaris
7 5 (6.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.80%) CentOS
9 2 (2.53%) HPUX
9 2 (2.53%) SUSE
10 1 (1.27%) Debian
10 1 (1.27%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.99%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
3 10 (12.66%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 8 (10.13%) DevOps
5 7 (8.86%) Investment Management
5 7 (8.86%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) Algorithmic Trading
6 6 (7.59%) Quantitative Investing
7 5 (6.33%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.33%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.33%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.06%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (5.06%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (5.06%) Scrum
8 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.06%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) Perl
2 22 (27.85%) Python
3 10 (12.66%) Bash Shell
4 9 (11.39%) Ruby
5 8 (10.13%) C
6 7 (8.86%) Korn
6 7 (8.86%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) JCL
8 3 (3.80%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) SQL
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) RHCE
3 4 (5.06%) CCIE
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Sendmail
1 7 (8.86%) VMware ESX
2 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) Puppet
2 14 (17.72%) Ansible
3 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.33%) Cobbler
4 5 (6.33%) Nagios
5 4 (5.06%) Icinga
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (5.06%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.80%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.27%) collectd
7 1 (1.27%) Graphite
7 1 (1.27%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Red Hat
2 17 (21.52%) IBM
2 17 (21.52%) Oracle
3 12 (15.19%) VMware
4 9 (11.39%) HP
4 9 (11.39%) LANDesk
4 9 (11.39%) SolarWinds
5 7 (8.86%) Sun
6 6 (7.59%) NetApp
7 5 (6.33%) Cisco
8 4 (5.06%) 3PAR
8 4 (5.06%) EMC
9 3 (3.80%) Dell
10 2 (2.53%) Intel
10 2 (2.53%) Splunk
10 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.27%) New Relic
11 1 (1.27%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.27%) StorageTek
11 1 (1.27%) Twitter
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
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Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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