The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 207 230 208
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 20 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 39
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,300 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £37,123
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5399 5884 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.21% 96.49% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4590 4718 5337
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 19 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Unix Engineer
England

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Unix Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 15 (55.56%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) C++
4 13 (48.15%) Wireless
4 13 (48.15%) BT
4 13 (48.15%) Electronics
4 13 (48.15%) Augmented Reality
4 13 (48.15%) 802.11
4 13 (48.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 13 (48.15%) 802.1X
5 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
6 9 (33.33%) Solaris
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
8 4 (14.81%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (7.41%) Retail
10 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (7.41%) Middleware
10 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
10 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
10 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (7.41%) IBM

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Shockwave
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) 802.11
1 13 (48.15%) Wireless
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) DB2
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 13 (48.15%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) 802.1X
1 13 (48.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) Flash
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.41%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
1 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.70%) DevOps
2 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (3.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) RHCT
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) SafeCom
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) BT
2 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
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