The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 206 268 299
Rank change year-on-year +62 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 20 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.070% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.074% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 7
Median salary £80,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £74,250 £64,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in the City of London

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Unix Engineer in the City of London

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Engineer in the City of London

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Unix 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 across the City of London region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (87.10%) Linux
3 25 (80.65%) Python
4 18 (58.06%) Solaris
4 18 (58.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (54.84%) Puppet
6 12 (38.71%) Finance
6 12 (38.71%) Ansible
7 11 (35.48%) DevOps
7 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
8 10 (32.26%) Banking
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 10 (32.26%) Splunk
8 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
9 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
12 6 (19.35%) Sun
12 6 (19.35%) RHCE
12 6 (19.35%) NetApp
12 6 (19.35%) Fixed Income
12 6 (19.35%) Equities
12 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle
12 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
12 6 (19.35%) LDAP
12 6 (19.35%) NAS
12 6 (19.35%) Algorithmic Trading
12 6 (19.35%) Electronic Trading
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) LDAP
1 6 (19.35%) NAS
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.23%) SNMP
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) DHTML
2 2 (6.45%) Django
2 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) jQuery
2 2 (6.45%) LAMP
2 2 (6.45%) Regular Expression
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) YAML
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Equities
1 6 (19.35%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (87.10%) Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Solaris
4 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 5 (16.13%) AIX
6 2 (6.45%) HPUX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
1 11 (35.48%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (19.35%) Algorithmic Trading
3 6 (19.35%) Electronic Trading
3 6 (19.35%) Market Making
4 4 (12.90%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) Perl
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Korn
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) RHCE
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) MiFID
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Cronacle
3 2 (6.45%) NFS
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas File System
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
2 12 (38.71%) Ansible
3 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Splunk
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) NetApp
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Sun
4 5 (16.13%) Veritas
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.23%) BMC
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
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