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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.83% 1.45% 6.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.22% 4.17% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 13
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
36 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.81% 34.78% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 42
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 24 December 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (94.29%) Java
3 32 (91.43%) C
3 32 (91.43%) C++
3 32 (91.43%) Python
3 32 (91.43%) Degree
3 32 (91.43%) Computer Science
3 32 (91.43%) Multithreading
4 31 (88.57%) C#
4 31 (88.57%) OO
4 31 (88.57%) Software Engineering
4 31 (88.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Games
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) STL
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) HTTP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 30 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 30 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 30 (85.71%) Java Software Engineer
2 30 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 30 (85.71%) Java Software Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Software Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) STL
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 32 (91.43%) Computer Science
2 31 (88.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.86%) Robotics
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.86%) Debian
2 1 (2.86%) OpenBSD
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Multithreading
2 31 (88.57%) Software Engineering
2 31 (88.57%) OO
3 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.86%) Strategic Management
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Data Security
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) Java
2 32 (91.43%) C
2 32 (91.43%) C++
2 32 (91.43%) Python
3 31 (88.57%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) KVM
1 1 (2.86%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) NetApp
1 1 (2.86%) Google
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