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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 207 204 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 2 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.43%
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
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 31 July 2015. 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 +2 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Slough - 1 - -
UNIX Engineer
South East

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Legato
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) DAB
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Redknee
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
3 1 (33.33%) Celerra
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) MaxDB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Legato
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) SnapMirror
1 1 (33.33%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Redknee
2 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Sandvine
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix