The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 14.60% 3.88% 9.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 11.76% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.55% 33.01% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

UNIX
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

UNIX Salary Trend in St Albans

UNIX
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in St Albans

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 32 (91.43%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) Linux
3 22 (62.86%) C++
4 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 20 (57.14%) Multithreading
5 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 20 (57.14%) Python
5 20 (57.14%) C
5 20 (57.14%) C#
6 19 (54.29%) Degree
7 17 (48.57%) OO
8 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Wireless
9 7 (20.00%) Broadband
10 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.43%) Physics
11 3 (8.57%) QA
11 3 (8.57%) Velocity
11 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (8.57%) CMS
11 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) DHCP
11 3 (8.57%) HTTP
11 3 (8.57%) DNS
11 3 (8.57%) Apache
12 2 (5.71%) .NET
12 2 (5.71%) Oracle
12 2 (5.71%) Windows
12 2 (5.71%) Internet
12 2 (5.71%) Finance

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) CMS
1 3 (8.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Wireless
1 7 (20.00%) Broadband
2 3 (8.57%) DHCP
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 17 (48.57%) Software Engineer
4 16 (45.71%) Software Developer
4 16 (45.71%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Administrator
7 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (11.43%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 1 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
11 1 (2.86%) UNIX Specialist
11 1 (2.86%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Velocity
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.43%) Physics
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
3 1 (2.86%) OpenBSD
3 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Multithreading
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 17 (48.57%) OO
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Strategic Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) C++
3 20 (57.14%) Python
3 20 (57.14%) C
3 20 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) NetApp