The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 75 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.45% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £36,750 £27,450 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.87% -30.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £27,450 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £27,450 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -13.75%
UNIX Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
700 660 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.36% 97.06% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 594 553 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

UNIX Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware