The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 230 264 270
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 23 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 24
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £56,550
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
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
6273 7274 8318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.66% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5284 6008 6912
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Bedfordshire - 17 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £40,500 -
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 East of England region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle
5 18 (54.55%) Perl
6 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
7 15 (45.45%) Solaris
7 15 (45.45%) VMware
8 14 (42.42%) AIX
9 13 (39.39%) Python
9 13 (39.39%) Web Services
9 13 (39.39%) HP
10 12 (36.36%) Cisco
10 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
10 12 (36.36%) vSphere
11 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
12 10 (30.30%) SSH
12 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
12 10 (30.30%) Sun
12 10 (30.30%) DNS
12 10 (30.30%) LDAP
12 10 (30.30%) Bourne shell
12 10 (30.30%) C-shell
12 10 (30.30%) High Availability
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle ZFS
13 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (24.24%) Operations Management

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (24.24%) Apache
1 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (6.06%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.06%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 10 (30.30%) LDAP
2 10 (30.30%) SSH
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) HTTP
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (6.06%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Unix
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 15 (45.45%) Solaris
4 14 (42.42%) AIX
5 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.15%) CentOS
6 5 (15.15%) Windows
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.06%) CoreOS
8 2 (6.06%) Debian
8 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.03%) Fedora
9 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (30.30%) High Availability
3 8 (24.24%) Operations Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Product Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Secure Coding
6 2 (6.06%) Server Building
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Perl
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) Bourne shell
3 10 (30.30%) C-shell
3 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
1 12 (36.36%) vSphere
2 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (15.15%) KVM
4 5 (15.15%) Xen
5 3 (9.09%) PowerHA
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.06%) Ceph
6 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (21.21%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (12.12%) Puppet
4 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 13 (39.39%) HP
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco
6 10 (30.30%) Sun
7 7 (21.21%) BMC
7 7 (21.21%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.06%) Google
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Sophos
10 1 (3.03%) BEA
10 1 (3.03%) Brocade
10 1 (3.03%) webMethods