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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 222 194 200
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 12 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 21
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 5 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Newbury - 3 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Unix Engineer
South East

Unix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Unix
2 26 (89.66%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) High Availability
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) Solaris
6 9 (31.03%) HP
7 7 (24.14%) SAN
7 7 (24.14%) Perl
7 7 (24.14%) Apache
7 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Firmware
8 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.79%) Change Management
10 4 (13.79%) Security Management
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.79%) Sun
10 4 (13.79%) Brocade
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Replication
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (10.34%) PowerShell

Unix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
1 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Domino
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) 2G
4 1 (3.45%) 3G
4 1 (3.45%) 4G
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.45%) GPRS
4 1 (3.45%) GSM
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) SMS
4 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Ajax
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.90%) Statistics
5 1 (3.45%) Handset
5 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Unix
2 26 (89.66%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Solaris
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) High Availability
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) Security Management
3 3 (10.34%) Line Management
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Time Management
3 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.90%) BDD
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
2 3 (10.34%) COBOL
2 3 (10.34%) PL/1
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) REXX
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CEH
1 3 (10.34%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Firmware
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) Linux-HA
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) HP
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Brocade
5 4 (13.79%) Sun
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) IBM
7 2 (6.90%) Mercator
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.45%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Redknee
8 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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