The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 171 224 197
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 13 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.21% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.22% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 29
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +7.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3483 5108 5171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.40% 95.82% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2754 4149 3736
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Unix Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Reading +40 7 £57,500 +15.00%
Slough - 2 £32,000 -
Unix Engineer
South East

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Berkshire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Unix
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (41.03%) HP
3 15 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 15 (38.46%) Clustering
4 13 (33.33%) Solaris
5 12 (30.77%) Java
5 12 (30.77%) Oracle
5 12 (30.77%) VMware
6 11 (28.21%) Perl
7 10 (25.64%) Firmware
7 10 (25.64%) Sun
8 9 (23.08%) HTML
9 8 (20.51%) C++
9 8 (20.51%) OOP
9 8 (20.51%) SMTP
9 8 (20.51%) SLA
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) TDD
9 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
9 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
9 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
9 8 (20.51%) BDD
9 8 (20.51%) High Availability
9 8 (20.51%) Low Latency
9 8 (20.51%) SDLC
9 8 (20.51%) Data Loss Prevention

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) SMTP
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.69%) FWSM
3 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.69%) snoop
3 3 (7.69%) tcpdump
3 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.13%) BGP
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) French Language
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) Ajax
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (5.13%) LAMP
4 2 (5.13%) STL
5 1 (2.56%) .NET
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.13%) CMDB
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
1 39 (100.00%) Unix
2 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Solaris
4 7 (17.95%) Windows
5 5 (12.82%) AIX
5 5 (12.82%) HPUX
6 4 (10.26%) CentOS
7 3 (7.69%) SUSE
7 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.56%) Debian
9 1 (2.56%) IRIX
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (20.51%) BDD
1 8 (20.51%) Data Loss Prevention
1 8 (20.51%) High Availability
1 8 (20.51%) Low Latency
1 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
1 8 (20.51%) OOP
1 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
1 8 (20.51%) Scrum
1 8 (20.51%) SDLC
1 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
1 8 (20.51%) TDD
2 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) C++
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) RHCE
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) SCSA
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Firmware
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) iptables
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.69%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Xen
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.13%) vMotion
2 2 (5.13%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Legato
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) HP
2 15 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) VMware
4 10 (25.64%) Sun
5 6 (15.38%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Egenera
6 3 (7.69%) F5
6 3 (7.69%) Foundry
6 3 (7.69%) Veritas
7 2 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper
7 2 (5.13%) Sybase
8 1 (2.56%) CommVault
8 1 (2.56%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam