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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 30 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 8.57% 3.45% 10.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.43% 11.11% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 24
Average salary £50,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
37 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.43% 31.03% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 54
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) C
2 28 (93.33%) C++
2 28 (93.33%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) Python
2 28 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 28 (93.33%) Multithreading
2 28 (93.33%) Degree
3 27 (90.00%) Algorithms
3 27 (90.00%) C#
3 27 (90.00%) OO
3 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (3.33%) Ceph
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Robotics
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 26 (86.67%) Software Developer
2 26 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 26 (86.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 26 (86.67%) Java Software Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.33%) STL
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 27 (90.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Robotics
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Debian
2 1 (3.33%) OpenBSD
2 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.33%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Multithreading
2 27 (90.00%) OO
2 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C
1 28 (93.33%) C++
1 28 (93.33%) Java
1 28 (93.33%) Python
2 27 (90.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) NetApp
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£32,000 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago