The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 139 131 164
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.100% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UNIX Engineer
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 19 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
Rickmansworth - 1 £42,500 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX Engineer
East of England

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) SSH
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) LDAP
5 3 (30.00%) Broadband
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Sun
5 3 (30.00%) HP

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
1 3 (30.00%) Broadband
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
1 3 (30.00%) SSH
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Bourne shell
2 3 (30.00%) C-shell
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Sun
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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