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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 55 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.02% 14.18% 15.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 54.05% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 9
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
74 37 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 37.56% 26.24% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 29 40
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Python
3 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
3 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) C++
4 9 (75.00%) OO
4 9 (75.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) HPUX
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) RHCE
6 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Robotics
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) HPUX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec
1 1 (8.33%) Google