The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank - 207 202
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 0 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 15
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -13.75%
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
5167 5143 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.77% 93.94% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3888 3772 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) RHCE
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) French Language
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (37.50%) IRIX
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 3 (37.50%) HPUX
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) Project Planning

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) HPCC
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) IRIX
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (25.00%) SCSA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Sun
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Teradata