The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.094% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1243 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1059 1294
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Unix Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Cheshire

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Unix Engineer in Cheshire

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 5 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas