The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 49 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 110 223 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.89% 8.81% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.99% 30.80% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 172 105
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UNIX
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
734 724 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.65% 28.62% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 539 600 587
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Hertfordshire region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

UNIX
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -11 44 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Hemel Hempstead -4 19 £40,000 - 2
Rickmansworth -16 10 £48,750 +8.33%
Welwyn Garden City -15 6 £57,500 -
Royston - 4 £45,000 -
St Albans -38 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Letchworth +8 1 £45,000 +18.42%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 168 (66.93%) Linux
2 127 (50.60%) Java
3 120 (47.81%) SQL
4 87 (34.66%) Windows
5 81 (32.27%) Finance
6 80 (31.87%) Oracle
7 76 (30.28%) XML
8 74 (29.48%) JavaScript
9 69 (27.49%) J2EE
10 65 (25.90%) HTML
11 62 (24.70%) WebSphere
11 62 (24.70%) Degree
12 52 (20.72%) DB2
12 52 (20.72%) Solaris
13 49 (19.52%) Web Services
13 49 (19.52%) C++
13 49 (19.52%) IBM
14 48 (19.12%) C
14 48 (19.12%) Shell Script
14 48 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (18.33%) Retail
16 43 (17.13%) AIX
17 42 (16.73%) Software Engineering
18 40 (15.94%) E-Commerce
19 38 (15.14%) Computer Science
20 37 (14.74%) ITIL
21 36 (14.34%) Tomcat
21 36 (14.34%) MySQL
22 35 (13.94%) HTTP
23 34 (13.55%) SOAP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 62 (24.70%) WebSphere
2 36 (14.34%) Tomcat
3 29 (11.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 28 (11.16%) MQSeries
5 26 (10.36%) IIS
5 26 (10.36%) Apache
6 15 (5.98%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.58%) IBM HTTP Server
8 12 (4.78%) JBoss
9 10 (3.98%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (2.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (2.79%) ColdFusion
11 5 (1.99%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.20%) Tuxedo
13 2 (0.80%) Drupal
13 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.80%) Liferay
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (7.97%) MS Office
2 11 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.40%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.94%) HTTP
2 24 (9.56%) Internet
3 21 (8.37%) SAN
4 19 (7.57%) FTP
5 16 (6.37%) Firewall
6 11 (4.38%) LAN
7 8 (3.19%) WAN
7 8 (3.19%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.79%) IPv4
8 7 (2.79%) NAS
9 6 (2.39%) Wireless
9 6 (2.39%) DNS
10 4 (1.59%) SSL
10 4 (1.59%) 3G
10 4 (1.59%) DHCP
10 4 (1.59%) 2G
10 4 (1.59%) LTE
10 4 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (1.20%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.72%) DB2
2 36 (14.34%) MySQL
3 29 (11.55%) Relational Database
4 26 (10.36%) RDBMS
5 23 (9.16%) DbVisualizer
6 16 (6.37%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.38%) SQL Server
8 9 (3.59%) Informix
9 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (10.36%) Subversion
2 19 (7.57%) Maven
3 18 (7.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (6.37%) Eclipse
5 15 (5.98%) LoadRunner
6 14 (5.58%) JUnit
7 11 (4.38%) Selenium
7 11 (4.38%) Ant
8 9 (3.59%) Rational Application Developer
9 8 (3.19%) WebDriver
9 8 (3.19%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.79%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.39%) JIRA
11 6 (2.39%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 3 (1.20%) Toad
12 3 (1.20%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (1.20%) Log4j
13 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
General
1 81 (32.27%) Finance
2 46 (18.33%) Retail
3 34 (13.55%) Banking
4 12 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.19%) Games
6 7 (2.79%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.59%) Front Office
8 4 (1.59%) Marketing
9 2 (0.80%) Electronics
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (26.69%) Developer
2 64 (25.50%) Analyst
3 45 (17.93%) Java Developer
4 35 (13.94%) Support Analyst
5 27 (10.76%) Programmer
6 23 (9.16%) Tester
7 18 (7.17%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.77%) Architect
9 16 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (6.37%) C++ Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Software Engineer
10 14 (5.58%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Operations Support Analyst
11 12 (4.78%) Administrator
11 12 (4.78%) Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (4.38%) Technical Support
12 11 (4.38%) Consultant
13 10 (3.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (30.28%) XML
2 69 (27.49%) J2EE
3 65 (25.90%) HTML
4 49 (19.52%) Web Services
5 34 (13.55%) SOAP
6 31 (12.35%) CSS
7 30 (11.95%) Spring
8 29 (11.55%) JDBC
8 29 (11.55%) Middleware
9 25 (9.96%) JSP
10 24 (9.56%) Hibernate
11 23 (9.16%) Flash
12 21 (8.37%) Struts
13 15 (5.98%) jQuery
13 15 (5.98%) RESTful
14 14 (5.58%) XSLT
14 14 (5.58%) DOM
15 13 (5.18%) Servlets
15 13 (5.18%) Spring MVC
16 12 (4.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (15.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.98%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.59%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.79%) FMCG
7 4 (1.59%) HP Superdome
7 4 (1.59%) Blog
7 4 (1.59%) Clustering
8 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.20%) Physics
8 3 (1.20%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.20%) PKI
8 3 (1.20%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.20%) Derivative
8 3 (1.20%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.80%) Replication
9 2 (0.80%) EMV
9 2 (0.80%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 168 (66.93%) Linux
2 87 (34.66%) Windows
3 52 (20.72%) Solaris
4 43 (17.13%) AIX
5 21 (8.37%) HPUX
6 8 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.20%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.80%) Debian
11 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.40%) Android
12 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.40%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.73%) Software Engineering
2 40 (15.94%) E-Commerce
3 37 (14.74%) ITIL
4 29 (11.55%) OO
4 29 (11.55%) Problem Management
5 28 (11.16%) System Testing
5 28 (11.16%) Regression Testing
6 27 (10.76%) Automated Testing
7 26 (10.36%) TDD
8 25 (9.96%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (7.17%) Test Scripting
11 17 (6.77%) Multithreading
11 17 (6.77%) MVC
12 16 (6.37%) Test Automation
13 15 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.98%) Change Management
13 15 (5.98%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 127 (50.60%) Java
2 120 (47.81%) SQL
3 74 (29.48%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.52%) C++
5 48 (19.12%) C
5 48 (19.12%) Shell Script
6 28 (11.16%) Perl
7 24 (9.56%) Python
8 18 (7.17%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.58%) XPath
10 13 (5.18%) C#
10 13 (5.18%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.59%) PHP
12 5 (1.99%) VB
12 5 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.59%) XQuery
14 3 (1.20%) VB6
15 2 (0.80%) Jython
15 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (24.70%) Degree
2 17 (6.77%) Sun Certification
3 14 (5.58%) ISEB
3 14 (5.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.38%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.59%) CISSP
5 9 (3.59%) CISM
6 7 (2.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (1.20%) PhD
8 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.80%) PMP
8 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) SLA
2 15 (5.98%) QA
3 8 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.59%) RosettaNet
5 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.79%) VirtualBox
3 6 (2.39%) Samba
4 5 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.20%) Firmware
5 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (1.20%) NFS
5 3 (1.20%) SRDF
5 3 (1.20%) vSphere
6 2 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.39%) Puppet
4 5 (1.99%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.80%) Legato
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.80%) Ansible
6 1 (0.40%) Control-M
6 1 (0.40%) Nagios
6 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 80 (31.87%) Oracle
2 49 (19.52%) IBM
3 29 (11.55%) Microsoft
4 28 (11.16%) HP
5 20 (7.97%) Sun
6 19 (7.57%) VMware
7 14 (5.58%) Cisco
8 12 (4.78%) SAP
9 8 (3.19%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.39%) NetApp
10 6 (2.39%) Citrix
11 4 (1.59%) BMC
11 4 (1.59%) Veritas
11 4 (1.59%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.59%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.59%) Remedy
11 4 (1.59%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.59%) EMC
12 3 (1.20%) Google
12 3 (1.20%) Brocade
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Amazon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago