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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 248 233 267
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Median salary £36,250 £34,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% -28.12%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
6034 5905 7247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 95.91% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5084 4895 6191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 3 December 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
Merseyside - 5 - -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Lancashire - 2 £39,000 -
Manchester -21 1 £33,500 -2.89% 3
Unix Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 8 (42.11%) HPUX
6 8 (42.11%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
8 5 (26.32%) Nagios
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
9 4 (21.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) 802.11
9 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) BT
9 4 (21.05%) Python
9 4 (21.05%) C++
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) Electronics
9 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (15.79%) SCOM
10 3 (15.79%) Ruby
10 3 (15.79%) Corporate Banking

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 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) 802.11
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
3 3 (15.79%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) 802.1X
1 4 (21.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (15.79%) Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) HPUX
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
7 2 (10.53%) AIX
8 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
2 2 (10.53%) Server Hardening
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
1 3 (15.79%) PowerHA
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) CFEngine
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) OpenView
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) BT
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) InterSystems
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
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