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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 172 205 191
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 37 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 22
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -6.74%
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
4287 4776 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.75% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3635 3719
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +32 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Slough +9 5 £65,000 +71.05%
Bracknell -14 2 £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 27 July 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 57 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (94.74%) Linux
3 28 (49.12%) Java
4 26 (45.61%) C++
4 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
5 25 (43.86%) High Availability
6 24 (42.11%) BDD
6 24 (42.11%) Multithreading
6 24 (42.11%) Data Loss Prevention
6 24 (42.11%) Low Latency
6 24 (42.11%) Scrum
6 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (42.11%) TDD
6 24 (42.11%) OOP
7 21 (36.84%) Windows
8 18 (31.58%) Solaris
8 18 (31.58%) Clustering
9 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
9 17 (29.82%) Cross-Platform Development
10 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (26.32%) Sun
12 14 (24.56%) HP
12 14 (24.56%) Oracle
13 11 (19.30%) Firmware
13 11 (19.30%) HTML
13 11 (19.30%) Perl
13 11 (19.30%) STL
13 11 (19.30%) OO
13 11 (19.30%) Apache
13 11 (19.30%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 11 (19.30%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SMTP
2 6 (10.53%) Firewall
2 6 (10.53%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.02%) FWSM
3 4 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.02%) snoop
3 4 (7.02%) tcpdump
3 4 (7.02%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.51%) VLAN
4 2 (3.51%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) DB2
2 6 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) German Language
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (19.30%) HTML
1 11 (19.30%) STL
2 7 (12.28%) Ajax
2 7 (12.28%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) LAMP
4 4 (7.02%) XML
5 3 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Unix
2 54 (94.74%) Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Windows
4 18 (31.58%) Solaris
5 16 (28.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (15.79%) AIX
6 9 (15.79%) HPUX
7 7 (12.28%) SUSE
8 2 (3.51%) IRIX
9 1 (1.75%) CentOS
9 1 (1.75%) Debian
9 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) High Availability
3 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) BDD
3 24 (42.11%) Data Loss Prevention
3 24 (42.11%) Low Latency
3 24 (42.11%) Multithreading
3 24 (42.11%) OOP
3 24 (42.11%) Scrum
3 24 (42.11%) TDD
4 17 (29.82%) Cross-Platform Development
5 11 (19.30%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
7 7 (12.28%) SDLC
8 6 (10.53%) Line Management
9 5 (8.77%) Operations Management
9 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.77%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (7.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) C++
3 11 (19.30%) Perl
4 9 (15.79%) C
5 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
6 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.75%) COBOL
9 1 (1.75%) PL/1
9 1 (1.75%) REXX
9 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) RHCE
2 5 (8.77%) SCSA
2 5 (8.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.51%) CEH
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Firmware
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.02%) iptables
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) NetBackup
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.75%) Linux-HA
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
2 15 (26.32%) Sun
3 14 (24.56%) HP
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle
4 10 (17.54%) VMware
5 7 (12.28%) EMC
5 7 (12.28%) Sybase
6 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
6 6 (10.53%) Veritas
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco
7 4 (7.02%) Egenera
7 4 (7.02%) F5
7 4 (7.02%) Foundry
8 3 (5.26%) IBM
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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