The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.02% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Unix Engineer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94 107 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.92% 97.27% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 87
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unix Engineer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Unix Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Unix Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Unix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Unix Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Unix Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Squid