The median annual salary for a Unix Scripting Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Scripting Engineer
UK
Rank 852 947 931
Rank change year-on-year +95 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Scripting Engineer 12 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.002% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 20
Median salary £70,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.35% +8.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £57,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +51.35% +8.82%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Scripting Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Scripting Engineer in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unix Scripting Engineer in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Scripting Engineer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Scripting Engineer in the UK

Unix Scripting Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Scripting Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +99 12 £70,000 +51.35% 1
London - 10 £70,000 - 1
South East +70 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £70,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -

Unix Scripting Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Unix Scripting 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 Scripting Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) Perl
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Change Management
6 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (40.00%) Process Improvement
7 8 (40.00%) DevOps
7 8 (40.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) Fixed Income
8 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (30.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
9 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
9 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (25.00%) JIRA
9 5 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (25.00%) Fund Management
9 5 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (25.00%) FIX Connectivity
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) SLA

Unix Scripting 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 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) FIX Connectivity
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.00%) Informix
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) GoCD
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) YAML
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Change Management
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Fund Management
4 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) C
6 3 (15.00%) PHP
6 3 (15.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) ABAP
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 4 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Charles River
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
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