Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Unix Engineer was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Unix Engineer
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 236 256
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Engineer 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.080% 0.037% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.037% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Leeds median annual salary £49,500 £32,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.15% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £49,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.43% -12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4849 5340 6703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.04% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4608 5385
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,850 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Unix Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Unix Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Engineer in Leeds

Unix Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Unix Engineer in Leeds

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leeds region featuring Unix Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Server Building
3 2 (50.00%) Dynatrace
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Unix Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix