The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Specialist
Rank 144 - 162
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.041% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% - 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £49,000 - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
UNIX Specialist
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
2298 1856 2936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.88% 96.57% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1906 1482 2450
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UNIX Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UNIX Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
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%) Sendmail
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%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Ceph

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited UNIX Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp