The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 130 124 135
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.31% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.33% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -38.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Engineer
Berkshire

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 29 July 2014.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) Sun
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) RHCE
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (50.00%) SCSA
5 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Veritas
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (40.00%) NAS
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Clustering
8 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (20.00%) AIX
8 2 (20.00%) HPUX
8 2 (20.00%) 4G
8 2 (20.00%) VoLTE
9 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
9 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) 4G
3 2 (20.00%) VoLTE
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) LTE
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) IRIX
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) RHCE
2 5 (50.00%) SCSA
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMFS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp