The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 110 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% - 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £40,250
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 - £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
Unix Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) KVM
4 5 (50.00%) Xen
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Market Research
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Ethereal
6 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (10.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) RHCT
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) RHCE
6 1 (10.00%) PHP

Unix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Security
1 4 (40.00%) Market Research
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) RHCT
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) KVM
1 5 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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