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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 252 262 230
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 13 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.082% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.085% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,200 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,800 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +10.29%
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
6796 7080 6618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.58% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 5734 5369
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +12 7 £46,250 -12.73% 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £32,500 - 1
Unix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Unix
2 18 (78.26%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 7 (30.43%) SAN
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
6 6 (26.09%) Presales
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Clusterware
7 5 (21.74%) Case Management
7 5 (21.74%) CentOS
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (21.74%) KVM
7 5 (21.74%) Xen
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Solaris
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (21.74%) Northgate
7 5 (21.74%) Data Security
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) AIX
8 4 (17.39%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (4.35%) Ethereal
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Django
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Fintech
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Unix
2 18 (78.26%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (21.74%) CentOS
4 5 (21.74%) Solaris
5 4 (17.39%) AIX
5 4 (17.39%) HPUX
6 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 1 (4.35%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Fedora
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Case Management
2 5 (21.74%) Data Security
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Market Research
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
3 1 (4.35%) RHCT
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) KVM
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Clusterware
1 5 (21.74%) Xen
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Northgate
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Brocade
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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