The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 705 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.09% 96.31% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 638 599 616
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

UNIX Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) GPFS

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat