The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Unix Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 99 142 139
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1320 2057 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.27% 94.44% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1591 1513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unix Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Unix Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Unix Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Unix Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Unix
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Clustering
3 12 (41.38%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) HP
4 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) Perl
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Solaris
6 9 (31.03%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) Firmware
6 9 (31.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 8 (27.59%) Sun
7 8 (27.59%) Scrum
7 8 (27.59%) C++
7 8 (27.59%) SMTP
7 8 (27.59%) OOP
7 8 (27.59%) SDLC
7 8 (27.59%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
7 8 (27.59%) BDD
7 8 (27.59%) High Availability
7 8 (27.59%) Low Latency
8 7 (24.14%) Firewall
8 7 (24.14%) Problem Management

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SMTP
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.34%) FWSM
3 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.34%) snoop
3 3 (10.34%) tcpdump
3 3 (10.34%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.90%) BGP
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) Ajax
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.90%) STL
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Clustering
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
1 29 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (34.48%) Solaris
3 9 (31.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.45%) HPUX
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (27.59%) BDD
1 8 (27.59%) Data Loss Prevention
1 8 (27.59%) High Availability
1 8 (27.59%) Low Latency
1 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
1 8 (27.59%) OOP
1 8 (27.59%) Scrum
1 8 (27.59%) SDLC
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
1 8 (27.59%) TDD
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) Perl
3 8 (27.59%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SCSA
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Firmware
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.34%) iptables
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Xen
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) vMotion
2 2 (6.90%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.45%) Legato
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) HP
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) Sun
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Egenera
6 3 (10.34%) F5
6 3 (10.34%) Foundry
7 2 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas
8 1 (3.45%) CommVault
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Sybase
8 1 (3.45%) Veeam