The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.64% 13.61% 10.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.82% 28.40% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 81 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 14.57% 47.93% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
Hertfordshire

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 22 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in St Albans

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 27 (90.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) C++
4 14 (46.67%) C
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) Python
4 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) QA
6 9 (30.00%) Velocity
6 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 9 (30.00%) Physics
7 7 (23.33%) Wireless
7 7 (23.33%) Broadband
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.00%) Apache
11 3 (10.00%) Oracle
12 2 (6.67%) .NET
12 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
12 2 (6.67%) DHCP
12 2 (6.67%) HTTP
12 2 (6.67%) DNS
12 2 (6.67%) Internet
12 2 (6.67%) CMS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Wireless
1 7 (23.33%) Broadband
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) Administrator
5 5 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Operations Support Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Velocity
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Struts2
3 1 (3.33%) JSP
3 1 (3.33%) Struts
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (30.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
1 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 14 (46.67%) C
3 14 (46.67%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) Python
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft