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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank - 240 238
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 0 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 34
Average salary - £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) OpenBSD
4 1 (20.00%) LPIC
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) LPAR
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) Ceph
4 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) LPAR
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) LPIC
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp