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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 190 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 28 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 15
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £38,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Unix Engineer
South East

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
4324 4844 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.50% 95.56% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3500 3653 3851
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 19 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Slough +10 4 £70,000 +84.21%
Bracknell -2 1 £55,000 +44.73%
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Unix Engineer
South East

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) Unix
2 45 (97.83%) Linux
3 23 (50.00%) High Availability
3 23 (50.00%) C++
3 23 (50.00%) Java
4 21 (45.65%) OOP
4 21 (45.65%) Multithreading
4 21 (45.65%) Scrum
4 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (45.65%) TDD
4 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
4 21 (45.65%) BDD
4 21 (45.65%) Low Latency
5 19 (41.30%) Windows
6 17 (36.96%) Cross-Platform Development
7 11 (23.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (23.91%) OO
7 11 (23.91%) STL
7 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
7 11 (23.91%) Solaris
7 11 (23.91%) Clustering
8 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (21.74%) Sun
9 9 (19.57%) HP
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 7 (15.22%) AIX
11 7 (15.22%) HPUX
12 6 (13.04%) Apache
12 6 (13.04%) DB2
12 6 (13.04%) C

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 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
1 4 (8.70%) SMTP
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.35%) FWSM
2 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.35%) snoop
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
2 2 (4.35%) VLAN
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) DB2
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) German Language
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (23.91%) STL
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) Ajax
3 4 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) LAMP
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Unix
2 45 (97.83%) Linux
3 19 (41.30%) Windows
4 11 (23.91%) Solaris
5 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.22%) AIX
6 7 (15.22%) HPUX
7 5 (10.87%) SUSE
8 2 (4.35%) IRIX
9 1 (2.17%) CentOS
9 1 (2.17%) Debian
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) High Availability
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) BDD
2 21 (45.65%) Low Latency
2 21 (45.65%) Multithreading
2 21 (45.65%) OOP
2 21 (45.65%) Scrum
2 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
3 17 (36.96%) Cross-Platform Development
4 11 (23.91%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Line Management
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) SDLC
5 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) C++
1 23 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) C
2 6 (13.04%) Perl
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.17%) COBOL
5 1 (2.17%) PL/1
5 1 (2.17%) REXX
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) CEH
2 4 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) RHCE
3 2 (4.35%) SCSA
3 2 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) iptables
3 2 (4.35%) Squid
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Linux-HA
1 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (21.74%) Sun
3 9 (19.57%) HP
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) VMware
6 5 (10.87%) EMC
6 5 (10.87%) Sybase
7 4 (8.70%) Hitachi
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 2 (4.35%) Egenera
9 2 (4.35%) F5
9 2 (4.35%) Foundry
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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