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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Specialist
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.097% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
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
1960 1847 2665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.28% 95.95% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1399 2262
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 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 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Ceph
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) OpenBSD
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

UNIX Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) OpenBSD
3 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp