The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 232 244 243
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 8 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.014% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.014% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 11
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £43,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.17% +16.33%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6604 7022 7017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 6015 6228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Cheshire - 5 £35,000 -
Manchester +5 3 £34,000 +17.24%
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 31 (86.11%) Change Management
4 29 (80.56%) Problem Management
5 7 (19.44%) AIX
6 6 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (13.89%) Java
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.89%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) Apache
7 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
7 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
7 5 (13.89%) LAN
7 5 (13.89%) WAN
8 2 (5.56%) FTP
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.56%) Middleware
8 2 (5.56%) Sophos
8 2 (5.56%) HPUX
8 2 (5.56%) Solaris
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) UNIX
2 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) AIX
4 2 (5.56%) HPUX
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Change Management
2 29 (80.56%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) Sophos