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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank - 121 132
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 0 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.36% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 27
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
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
1944 1843 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.29% 95.84% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1398 2228
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Ceph

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp