Period
to 20 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Unix Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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

Unix Security Engineer
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 1095 1221
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Security Engineer 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
UK median annual salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 118,197 145,194 170,321
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.91% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94,710 116,151 139,435
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Unix Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Security Engineer in the UK

Unix Security Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unix Security Engineer in the UK