The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 250 248 235
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
UNIX Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6884 7379 6812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.01% 96.39% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5840 6061 5857
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the East of England region.

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Hertfordshire -5 5 £45,000 -1.63%
Bedfordshire +5 1 £50,000 +52.67%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £49,500 -
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Server Building
4 4 (44.44%) Django
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Market Research
6 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Docker
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Microservices
6 1 (11.11%) CoreOS
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Security
6 1 (11.11%) LAN

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (11.11%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle