The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 213 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 16 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.059% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.062% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,400 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,600 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5842 4869 5463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.10% 95.02% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4832 4197 4844
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 12 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Wiltshire -4 2 £37,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £47,500 - 2
UNIX Engineer
England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Solaris
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) CentOS
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) SSL
5 4 (20.00%) Apache
5 4 (20.00%) VMS
5 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 4 (20.00%) IPv4
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) HPUX
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Sun
7 2 (10.00%) SNMP
7 2 (10.00%) Legato
7 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) IPv4
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SMTP
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Solaris
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) CentOS
4 4 (20.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Service Management
1 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SCSA
2 2 (10.00%) RHCA
3 1 (5.00%) MBA
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Legato
1 2 (10.00%) Netcool
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) CommVault
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
3 2 (10.00%) Veritas
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
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