The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 34 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 154 202 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.12% 9.48% 13.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.75% 29.15% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 113 106 236
Average salary £45,000 £40,125 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
677 693 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.89% 32.54% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 555 513 681
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
East of England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -6 77 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Rickmansworth -5 13 £45,000 -17.43%
Hemel Hempstead -7 11 £65,000 +36.84%
Letchworth +4 9 £30,000 -29.41%
St Albans -7 9 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage -2 2 £41,250 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +7 1 - -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 253 (62.78%) Linux
2 225 (55.83%) Java
3 208 (51.61%) SQL
4 201 (49.88%) Oracle
5 172 (42.68%) Finance
6 138 (34.24%) Degree
7 110 (27.30%) Windows
8 106 (26.30%) C
9 103 (25.56%) Shell Script
10 99 (24.57%) Python
11 98 (24.32%) Computer Science
12 91 (22.58%) C++
13 86 (21.34%) AIX
13 86 (21.34%) Solaris
14 81 (20.10%) Software Engineering
15 80 (19.85%) Perl
16 79 (19.60%) J2EE
17 76 (18.86%) Tomcat
18 71 (17.62%) Middleware
19 69 (17.12%) IBM
20 68 (16.87%) Banking
21 67 (16.63%) WebSphere
22 65 (16.13%) OO
23 64 (15.88%) HTTP
24 58 (14.39%) Relational Database
25 57 (14.14%) HTML
26 56 (13.90%) C#
26 56 (13.90%) Microsoft
27 55 (13.65%) RDBMS
27 55 (13.65%) WebSphere Application Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 76 (18.86%) Tomcat
2 67 (16.63%) WebSphere
3 55 (13.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 43 (10.67%) MQSeries
5 42 (10.42%) IIS
6 41 (10.17%) IBM HTTP Server
7 37 (9.18%) Apache
8 26 (6.45%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.72%) Tuxedo
9 15 (3.72%) GlassFish
10 14 (3.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.99%) Liferay
Applications
1 43 (10.67%) MS Office
2 5 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (2.48%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.49%) Tridion
5 1 (0.25%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.99%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 64 (15.88%) HTTP
2 44 (10.92%) FTP
3 27 (6.70%) Internet
4 23 (5.71%) SAN
5 19 (4.71%) DNS
6 17 (4.22%) Wireless
7 11 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (2.73%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.48%) SSH
8 10 (2.48%) Junos
9 9 (2.23%) NAS
9 9 (2.23%) ATM
9 9 (2.23%) LDAP
10 8 (1.99%) BGP
10 8 (1.99%) Firewall
11 7 (1.74%) VPN
11 7 (1.74%) Broadband
12 5 (1.24%) LAN
13 4 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.39%) Relational Database
2 55 (13.65%) RDBMS
3 54 (13.40%) DB2
4 42 (10.42%) Informix
5 37 (9.18%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.22%) SQL Server
7 14 (3.47%) MySQL
8 12 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.99%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.99%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.99%) BigTable
10 8 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 33 (8.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 21 (5.21%) Ant
3 21 (5.21%) Selenium
4 20 (4.96%) JUnit
5 15 (3.72%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (3.72%) Maven
6 11 (2.73%) ClearQuest
7 10 (2.48%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 10 (2.48%) Subversion
8 8 (1.99%) Toad
8 8 (1.99%) JIRA
8 8 (1.99%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (1.49%) Log4j
10 4 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.74%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.50%) Facilita Forecast
12 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (42.68%) Finance
2 68 (16.87%) Banking
3 54 (13.40%) Retail
4 49 (12.16%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.22%) Games
6 4 (0.99%) Billing
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (26.80%) Analyst
2 89 (22.08%) Developer
3 57 (14.14%) Programmer
4 51 (12.66%) Support Analyst
5 49 (12.16%) Java Developer
6 41 (10.17%) Operations Analyst
7 39 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 37 (9.18%) Operations Support Analyst
9 33 (8.19%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (6.20%) Consultant
11 24 (5.96%) Analyst Programmer
12 21 (5.21%) Administrator
12 21 (5.21%) Software Developer
12 21 (5.21%) Test Engineer
12 21 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (4.96%) Middleware Engineer
14 18 (4.47%) Architect
14 18 (4.47%) Tester
14 18 (4.47%) Junior
15 17 (4.22%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (19.60%) J2EE
2 71 (17.62%) Middleware
3 57 (14.14%) HTML
4 54 (13.40%) XML
5 47 (11.66%) JDBC
6 43 (10.67%) JSP
7 37 (9.18%) Web Services
8 28 (6.95%) Struts
9 27 (6.70%) Spring
10 22 (5.46%) Hibernate
11 20 (4.96%) CSS
12 14 (3.47%) .NET
13 10 (2.48%) XHTML
13 10 (2.48%) EJB
13 10 (2.48%) Servlets
13 10 (2.48%) JMS
13 10 (2.48%) JSTL
14 9 (2.23%) Velocity
15 7 (1.74%) Ajax
16 6 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 98 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 18 (4.47%) Open Source
3 15 (3.72%) EFT
4 14 (3.47%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.23%) Physics
6 12 (2.98%) PKI
7 10 (2.48%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (1.99%) Replication
9 7 (1.74%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.74%) Web 2.0
10 6 (1.49%) Firmware
10 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.74%) Celerra
11 3 (0.74%) Symmetrix DMX
11 3 (0.74%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.74%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.74%) Symmetrix
12 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.50%) EMV
12 2 (0.50%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 253 (62.78%) Linux
2 110 (27.30%) Windows
3 86 (21.34%) AIX
3 86 (21.34%) Solaris
4 40 (9.93%) HPUX
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.99%) Android
7 5 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.74%) CentOS
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.25%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.25%) GCOS
10 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (20.10%) Software Engineering
2 65 (16.13%) OO
3 53 (13.15%) Multithreading
3 53 (13.15%) E-Commerce
4 46 (11.41%) ITIL
5 31 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 26 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 24 (5.96%) Software Testing
8 23 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (4.71%) Automation Testing
10 18 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (4.47%) Service Delivery
11 16 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (3.72%) SOA
12 15 (3.72%) TDD
13 14 (3.47%) UML
14 13 (3.23%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (2.73%) RAD
16 10 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 225 (55.83%) Java
2 208 (51.61%) SQL
3 106 (26.30%) C
4 103 (25.56%) Shell Script
5 99 (24.57%) Python
6 91 (22.58%) C++
7 80 (19.85%) Perl
8 56 (13.90%) C#
9 47 (11.66%) JavaScript
10 39 (9.68%) Bash Shell
11 28 (6.95%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.72%) VB
13 13 (3.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 11 (2.73%) VBScript
15 8 (1.99%) PHP
15 8 (1.99%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.99%) Scala
16 6 (1.49%) XPath
17 5 (1.24%) Ruby
17 5 (1.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 138 (34.24%) Degree
2 19 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.74%) OCP
4 7 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.24%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.74%) CWNA
7 3 (0.74%) CCIE
7 3 (0.74%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) EnCE
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.25%) GIAC
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) RHCE
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) CISSP
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.93%) QA
2 11 (2.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.49%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.49%) vSphere
4 6 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.99%) KVM
5 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.99%) Veritas File System
6 3 (0.74%) XenApp
7 2 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.25%) SRDF
8 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) Snort
8 1 (0.25%) Samba
8 1 (0.25%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 24 (5.96%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.23%) Puppet
3 8 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (0.99%) Netcool
4 4 (0.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.99%) Control-M
5 3 (0.74%) BMC Performance Manager
5 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Nagios
7 1 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 201 (49.88%) Oracle
2 69 (17.12%) IBM
3 56 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 41 (10.17%) HP
5 30 (7.44%) VMware
6 23 (5.71%) Cisco
7 19 (4.71%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.97%) Sun
9 15 (3.72%) Perforce
10 14 (3.47%) JBoss
10 14 (3.47%) Juniper
11 11 (2.73%) Aruba
12 10 (2.48%) EMC
13 8 (1.99%) Foundry
14 7 (1.74%) BMC
14 7 (1.74%) NetApp
14 7 (1.74%) Sybase
15 6 (1.49%) Interwoven
15 6 (1.49%) Citrix
15 6 (1.49%) Symantec
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
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