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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 128 177 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.33% 6.89% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 25.43% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 135 101
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,900 £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
747 696 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.11% 27.10% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 552 578 549
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -5 70 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead +1 18 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Rickmansworth -11 15 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -8 5 £57,500 -
Royston - 3 £42,500 -
Letchworth 0 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
St Albans -34 1 £50,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 163 (67.36%) Linux
2 125 (51.65%) SQL
3 121 (50.00%) Java
4 96 (39.67%) Windows
5 92 (38.02%) Oracle
6 84 (34.71%) Finance
7 64 (26.45%) WebSphere
8 63 (26.03%) XML
9 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
10 61 (25.21%) Solaris
11 58 (23.97%) DB2
12 57 (23.55%) HTML
12 57 (23.55%) J2EE
12 57 (23.55%) AIX
13 55 (22.73%) Degree
14 54 (22.31%) IBM
15 52 (21.49%) Shell Script
16 50 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
17 41 (16.94%) Web Services
18 39 (16.12%) Perl
19 38 (15.70%) C
19 38 (15.70%) Apache
19 38 (15.70%) Tomcat
19 38 (15.70%) HP
19 38 (15.70%) Retail
20 36 (14.88%) C++
21 35 (14.46%) MySQL
21 35 (14.46%) Microsoft
22 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
23 32 (13.22%) Automated Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (26.45%) WebSphere
2 38 (15.70%) Apache
2 38 (15.70%) Tomcat
3 32 (13.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 29 (11.98%) IIS
5 21 (8.68%) MQSeries
5 21 (8.68%) Apache ServiceMix
6 14 (5.79%) WebLogic
6 14 (5.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (4.55%) JBoss
8 7 (2.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.83%) Drupal
10 2 (0.83%) Liferay
10 2 (0.83%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (9.92%) MS Office
2 13 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.22%) HTTP
2 23 (9.50%) SAN
3 19 (7.85%) Firewall
4 18 (7.44%) FTP
5 15 (6.20%) Internet
6 12 (4.96%) LAN
7 9 (3.72%) WAN
8 8 (3.31%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.48%) DNS
9 6 (2.48%) NAS
10 4 (1.65%) Wireless
10 4 (1.65%) SSL
10 4 (1.65%) DHCP
11 3 (1.24%) VoIP
11 3 (1.24%) LDAP
11 3 (1.24%) IPv4
11 3 (1.24%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.24%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.41%) LTE
12 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.97%) DB2
2 35 (14.46%) MySQL
3 28 (11.57%) Relational Database
4 25 (10.33%) RDBMS
5 24 (9.92%) DbVisualizer
6 17 (7.02%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.96%) SQL Server
8 11 (4.55%) Informix
9 9 (3.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 28 (11.57%) Subversion
2 25 (10.33%) HP UFT
3 20 (8.26%) Eclipse
4 18 (7.44%) JUnit
5 16 (6.61%) Selenium
6 15 (6.20%) Rational Application Developer
7 14 (5.79%) Maven
7 14 (5.79%) LoadRunner
8 13 (5.37%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 10 (4.13%) Ant
10 10 (4.13%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.65%) JIRA
12 3 (1.24%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.24%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.83%) Log4j
13 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 84 (34.71%) Finance
2 38 (15.70%) Retail
3 28 (11.57%) Banking
4 12 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Marketing
5 4 (1.65%) Front Office
6 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (24.79%) Analyst
2 58 (23.97%) Developer
3 38 (15.70%) Java Developer
4 29 (11.98%) Support Analyst
5 24 (9.92%) Tester
5 24 (9.92%) Programmer
6 23 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (8.68%) Architect
8 16 (6.61%) Administrator
9 15 (6.20%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.79%) Consultant
10 14 (5.79%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) Operations Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) Operations Support Analyst
12 12 (4.96%) C++ Developer
12 12 (4.96%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.55%) Support Consultant
13 11 (4.55%) Java Consultant
14 10 (4.13%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.03%) XML
2 57 (23.55%) HTML
2 57 (23.55%) J2EE
3 41 (16.94%) Web Services
4 31 (12.81%) JDBC
5 30 (12.40%) Spring
6 28 (11.57%) CSS
7 27 (11.16%) JSP
8 24 (9.92%) Flash
9 21 (8.68%) Middleware
9 21 (8.68%) Struts
10 19 (7.85%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.20%) SOAP
12 14 (5.79%) Spring MVC
13 13 (5.37%) RESTful
13 13 (5.37%) REST
13 13 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (5.37%) JMS
14 11 (4.55%) XHTML
14 11 (4.55%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.31%) FMCG
3 8 (3.31%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.89%) HP Superdome
4 7 (2.89%) Clustering
5 5 (2.07%) Blog
5 5 (2.07%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.65%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.24%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.24%) Chemistry
7 3 (1.24%) PKI
7 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.24%) Derivative
8 2 (0.83%) Replication
8 2 (0.83%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.83%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.41%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 163 (67.36%) Linux
2 96 (39.67%) Windows
3 61 (25.21%) Solaris
4 57 (23.55%) AIX
5 29 (11.98%) HPUX
6 7 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) Android
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.05%) Software Engineering
2 32 (13.22%) Automated Testing
2 32 (13.22%) System Testing
3 30 (12.40%) ITIL
3 30 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.98%) Regression Testing
4 29 (11.98%) E-Commerce
5 28 (11.57%) TDD
5 28 (11.57%) Problem Management
6 24 (9.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 22 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (7.85%) MVC
9 18 (7.44%) OO
10 17 (7.02%) Mentoring
11 16 (6.61%) Test Scripting
12 14 (5.79%) Test Automation
12 14 (5.79%) Web Development
13 13 (5.37%) Change Management
13 13 (5.37%) Content Management
13 13 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 125 (51.65%) SQL
2 121 (50.00%) Java
3 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
4 52 (21.49%) Shell Script
5 39 (16.12%) Perl
6 38 (15.70%) C
7 36 (14.88%) C++
8 24 (9.92%) Bash Shell
9 20 (8.26%) Python
10 16 (6.61%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.72%) XPath
12 5 (2.07%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (2.07%) C#
13 4 (1.65%) XQuery
13 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.24%) PHP
15 2 (0.83%) VB
15 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.83%) Jython
16 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (22.73%) Degree
2 19 (7.85%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.02%) Sun Certification
4 13 (5.37%) ISEB
4 13 (5.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.13%) CISSP
5 10 (4.13%) CISM
6 3 (1.24%) PhD
7 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) RHCE
8 1 (0.41%) PMP
8 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.92%) QA
2 16 (6.61%) SLA
3 9 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.72%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.65%) RosettaNet
5 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.72%) Samba
2 9 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (3.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.24%) Firmware
5 3 (1.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (1.24%) NFS
5 3 (1.24%) SRDF
5 3 (1.24%) vSphere
5 3 (1.24%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.41%) iptables
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.41%) XenApp
7 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 9 (3.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (1.24%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.83%) Legato
6 2 (0.83%) Puppet
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 2 (0.83%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.83%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.41%) Control-M
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (38.02%) Oracle
2 54 (22.31%) IBM
3 38 (15.70%) HP
4 35 (14.46%) Microsoft
5 21 (8.68%) Sun
6 16 (6.61%) VMware
7 15 (6.20%) Cisco
8 13 (5.37%) SAP
9 6 (2.48%) EMC
10 5 (2.07%) Citrix
10 5 (2.07%) Sybase
11 4 (1.65%) BMC
11 4 (1.65%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.65%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.65%) Veritas
11 4 (1.65%) Remedy
11 4 (1.65%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.24%) Brocade
12 3 (1.24%) Symantec
13 2 (0.83%) hybris
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Arinso
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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