The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 169 161 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 2 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.062% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Unix Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3123 3414 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.77% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2702 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Unix Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Incident Management
3 11 (84.62%) OpenStack
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (84.62%) High Availability
3 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) OpenView
3 11 (84.62%) HP
3 11 (84.62%) Nagios
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Unix Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) Incident Management
3 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 11 (84.62%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Nagios
1 11 (84.62%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
1 11 (84.62%) VMware