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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Engineer
Rank 103 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 33 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.84% 0.64% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 11
Median salary £60,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
Unix Engineer
Berkshire

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
1732 2120 2359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.65% 96.19% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1633 1671
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016.

Unix Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Reading region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Unix
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 23 (48.94%) Data Loss Prevention
3 23 (48.94%) Multithreading
3 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 23 (48.94%) Software Engineering
3 23 (48.94%) BDD
3 23 (48.94%) High Availability
3 23 (48.94%) Low Latency
3 23 (48.94%) C++
3 23 (48.94%) OOP
3 23 (48.94%) Scrum
3 23 (48.94%) Clustering
4 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
4 20 (42.55%) Solaris
5 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (36.17%) Oracle
6 17 (36.17%) HP
7 16 (34.04%) Firmware
7 16 (34.04%) Sun
7 16 (34.04%) Windows
7 16 (34.04%) Cross-Platform Development
8 13 (27.66%) OO
8 13 (27.66%) STL
8 13 (27.66%) HTML
8 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 13 (27.66%) VMware

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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) SMTP
2 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (12.77%) FWSM
2 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (12.77%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) snoop
2 6 (12.77%) tcpdump
2 6 (12.77%) Wireshark
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) DB2
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
1 13 (27.66%) STL
2 7 (14.89%) Ajax
2 7 (14.89%) CSS
3 6 (12.77%) LAMP
3 6 (12.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Clustering
2 6 (12.77%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
1 47 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (42.55%) Solaris
3 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (34.04%) Windows
5 7 (14.89%) AIX
5 7 (14.89%) HPUX
5 7 (14.89%) SUSE
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (48.94%) BDD
1 23 (48.94%) Data Loss Prevention
1 23 (48.94%) High Availability
1 23 (48.94%) Low Latency
1 23 (48.94%) Multithreading
1 23 (48.94%) OOP
1 23 (48.94%) Scrum
1 23 (48.94%) Software Engineering
1 23 (48.94%) TDD
2 16 (34.04%) Cross-Platform Development
3 13 (27.66%) OO
4 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
5 9 (19.15%) SDLC
6 6 (12.77%) Line Management
6 6 (12.77%) Operations Management
6 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) C++
3 12 (25.53%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.77%) C
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) RHCE
2 6 (12.77%) SCSA
2 6 (12.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Firmware
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) iptables
3 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.77%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) NetBackup
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
2 17 (36.17%) HP
2 17 (36.17%) Oracle
3 16 (34.04%) Sun
4 13 (27.66%) VMware
5 7 (14.89%) EMC
5 7 (14.89%) Sybase
5 7 (14.89%) Veritas
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) Egenera
6 6 (12.77%) F5
6 6 (12.77%) Foundry
6 6 (12.77%) Hitachi
7 4 (8.51%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
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Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago