The first table below looks at the demand for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 138 132 152
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £41,250 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2374 2006 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.88% 94.27% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1594 2033
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UNIX Engineer
East of England

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Rickmansworth +1 2 £41,250 -13.15%
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX Engineer
East of England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
6 3 (23.08%) C-shell
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) SSH
6 3 (23.08%) PKI
6 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (23.08%) BMC
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) LDAP
6 3 (23.08%) Broadband
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
1 3 (23.08%) SSH
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
1 3 (23.08%) Broadband
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (7.69%) OpenBSD
5 1 (7.69%) FreeBSD
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
2 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
2 3 (23.08%) C-shell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) BMC
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp