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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 12.35% 2.50% 6.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.28% 7.69% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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
39 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 24.07% 32.50% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 29
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,250
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 20 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in St Albans

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 26 (96.30%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) C++
3 24 (88.89%) Degree
3 24 (88.89%) Computer Science
4 23 (85.19%) Multithreading
4 23 (85.19%) Algorithms
4 23 (85.19%) Python
4 23 (85.19%) OO
4 23 (85.19%) C
4 23 (85.19%) C#
4 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) Finance
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Physics
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Puppet
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) KVM
6 1 (3.70%) Ceph
6 1 (3.70%) CMS
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) OpenBSD
6 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.70%) Strategic Management
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Software Engineer
2 23 (85.19%) Java Software Engineer
3 22 (81.48%) Software Developer
3 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 22 (81.48%) Java Software Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 23 (85.19%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.70%) Debian
2 1 (3.70%) OpenBSD
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) OO
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
1 23 (85.19%) Multithreading
2 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Strategic Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) C++
3 23 (85.19%) Python
3 23 (85.19%) C
3 23 (85.19%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
1 1 (3.70%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) NetApp