Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

Unix Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 244 300
Rank change year-on-year +18 +56 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 31 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.49% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 9
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +22.45% +30.67%
10th Percentile £46,750 £53,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +21.95% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6081 6242 8219
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.55% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4985 5305 7168
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Unix Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Surrey

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Unix Engineer in Surrey

Unix Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 10 £55,000 -
Woking +18 5 - -
Weybridge - 1 £46,500 -
Unix Engineer
South East

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Surrey region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (96.77%) Linux
3 24 (77.42%) Red Hat
4 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
4 16 (51.61%) Solaris
4 16 (51.61%) Oracle
5 15 (48.39%) Sun
5 15 (48.39%) NetApp
6 14 (45.16%) HP
6 14 (45.16%) EMC
7 13 (41.94%) SAN
7 13 (41.94%) Nagios
7 13 (41.94%) Kerberos
7 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
7 13 (41.94%) DB2
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) MySQL
7 13 (41.94%) Apache
7 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
7 13 (41.94%) LDAP
7 13 (41.94%) SSH
7 13 (41.94%) Samba
7 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (41.94%) Brocade
7 13 (41.94%) Cacti
7 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Satellite
7 13 (41.94%) Capacity Management
7 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (41.94%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (41.94%) iptables

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (41.94%) Apache
1 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Kerberos
1 13 (41.94%) LDAP
1 13 (41.94%) SAN
1 13 (41.94%) SSH
1 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) DB2
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
1 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (96.77%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) Solaris
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Capacity Management
1 13 (41.94%) Kalman Filter
1 13 (41.94%) Patch Management
1 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (35.48%) DevOps
3 10 (32.26%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (6.45%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) iptables
1 13 (41.94%) Samba
2 4 (12.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Cacti
1 13 (41.94%) Nagios
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Red Hat
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) NetApp
3 15 (48.39%) Sun
4 14 (45.16%) EMC
4 14 (45.16%) HP
5 13 (41.94%) Brocade
6 4 (12.90%) Splunk