The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 35 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 119 145 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.90% 6.38% 7.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.32% 24.96% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 100 107
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
470 581 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.29% 25.57% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 372 449 514
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 50 £48,750 +8.33% 5
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +6 3 £33,750 -41.30%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £32,500 -
Letchworth -9 2 £42,000 -32.80%
St Albans - 2 £52,500 -
Rickmansworth -4 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Royston - 1 £65,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £50,000 -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 135 (64.29%) Java
2 132 (62.86%) Linux
3 112 (53.33%) SQL
4 101 (48.10%) Oracle
5 91 (43.33%) Finance
6 80 (38.10%) Shell Script
7 54 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (23.33%) Solaris
9 48 (22.86%) WebLogic
10 44 (20.95%) XML
10 44 (20.95%) Oracle Database
11 43 (20.48%) SOAP
12 42 (20.00%) Python
13 38 (18.10%) Middleware
13 38 (18.10%) SOA
13 38 (18.10%) SQL Server
14 37 (17.62%) ITIL
15 34 (16.19%) UML
15 34 (16.19%) JDBC
16 33 (15.71%) OO
16 33 (15.71%) OOD
16 33 (15.71%) Microsoft
17 32 (15.24%) HP UFT
17 32 (15.24%) Windows
17 32 (15.24%) Spring
17 32 (15.24%) Selenium
17 32 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (14.76%) TDD
19 28 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
19 28 (13.33%) C#

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (22.86%) WebLogic
2 24 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 19 (9.05%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (6.67%) Apache
5 14 (6.67%) Confluence
5 14 (6.67%) JBoss
6 6 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.86%) CMS
6 6 (2.86%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.38%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.38%) Captiva
7 5 (2.38%) Documentum
8 4 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (8.10%) Magento
4 7 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.48%) GitHub
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.43%) HTTP
2 11 (5.24%) FTP
3 7 (3.33%) Internet
4 6 (2.86%) DNS
4 6 (2.86%) LAN
4 6 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.86%) Wireshark
5 5 (2.38%) WAN
6 4 (1.90%) Firewall
7 3 (1.43%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.43%) SSH
8 2 (0.95%) AMQP
8 2 (0.95%) ICMP
8 2 (0.95%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.48%) Network Security
9 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.48%) RTP
9 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.48%) VLAN
9 1 (0.48%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.95%) Oracle Database
2 38 (18.10%) SQL Server
3 28 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 28 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 23 (10.95%) MySQL
5 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.86%) Jackrabbit
9 5 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.90%) DB2
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (15.24%) HP UFT
1 32 (15.24%) Selenium
2 24 (11.43%) JIRA
2 24 (11.43%) Maven
3 21 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (7.62%) JUnit
5 15 (7.14%) Ant
6 14 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.67%) Subversion
7 13 (6.19%) Cucumber
8 12 (5.71%) WebDriver
9 10 (4.76%) ClearQuest
10 9 (4.29%) LoadRunner
11 7 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (3.33%) Bitbucket
11 7 (3.33%) FishEye
11 7 (3.33%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.86%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 91 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (2.38%) Banking
3 3 (1.43%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.43%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.95%) Electronics
4 2 (0.95%) Games
4 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (38.10%) Analyst
2 48 (22.86%) Developer
3 40 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 35 (16.67%) DBA
4 35 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
5 24 (11.43%) Unix Analyst
6 22 (10.48%) SQL Analyst
7 19 (9.05%) Systems Analyst
8 17 (8.10%) SAP Developer
8 17 (8.10%) SAP PI Developer
9 16 (7.62%) SQL Developer
9 16 (7.62%) Unix Developer
10 15 (7.14%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.67%) QA Analyst
11 14 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
11 14 (6.67%) Support Analyst
12 13 (6.19%) Automation Test Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) Operational Support Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) Operations Support Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.95%) XML
2 43 (20.48%) SOAP
3 38 (18.10%) Middleware
4 34 (16.19%) JDBC
5 32 (15.24%) Spring
6 27 (12.86%) Web Services
7 25 (11.90%) REST
8 24 (11.43%) HTML
9 23 (10.95%) XSLT
10 18 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
11 17 (8.10%) EDI
11 17 (8.10%) EDIFACT
11 17 (8.10%) Hibernate
11 17 (8.10%) J2EE
11 17 (8.10%) SAP PI
12 13 (6.19%) JSP
13 12 (5.71%) Java EE
13 12 (5.71%) JSON
14 9 (4.29%) Ajax
14 9 (4.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.43%) Fintech
5 3 (1.43%) Replication
6 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.48%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) PACS
7 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 132 (62.86%) Linux
2 49 (23.33%) Solaris
3 32 (15.24%) Windows
4 9 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.86%) HPUX
6 2 (0.95%) Debian
6 2 (0.95%) Fedora
6 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.10%) SOA
3 37 (17.62%) ITIL
4 34 (16.19%) UML
5 33 (15.71%) OO
5 33 (15.71%) OOD
6 32 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (14.76%) TDD
8 28 (13.33%) DevOps
8 28 (13.33%) Functional Testing
9 27 (12.86%) Scrum
10 22 (10.48%) Automation Testing
10 22 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (9.52%) Wealth Management
12 19 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (8.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
14 17 (8.10%) Regression Testing
14 17 (8.10%) Test Scripting
15 14 (6.67%) High Availability
16 13 (6.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (64.29%) Java
2 112 (53.33%) SQL
3 80 (38.10%) Shell Script
4 42 (20.00%) Python
5 28 (13.33%) C#
6 25 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.05%) Perl
8 17 (8.10%) Bash Shell
8 17 (8.10%) PHP
8 17 (8.10%) PL/SQL
8 17 (8.10%) XQuery
9 7 (3.33%) C++
10 6 (2.86%) C
11 5 (2.38%) Jython
11 5 (2.38%) Ruby
12 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.43%) Go
13 3 (1.43%) Rust
13 3 (1.43%) Scala
14 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (5.71%) Degree
2 8 (3.81%) OCA
2 8 (3.81%) OCP
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.95%) HND
3 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) CCNP
4 1 (0.48%) CEH
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CPTE
4 1 (0.48%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.48%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.86%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.81%) Docker
2 8 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.33%) Samba
4 6 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (7.62%) Data Guard
1 16 (7.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (6.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.81%) Ansible
3 8 (3.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (2.86%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.38%) Puppet
6 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.90%) Terraform
7 3 (1.43%) Grafana
7 3 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.48%) Packer
Vendors
1 101 (48.10%) Oracle
2 33 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.52%) IBM
4 17 (8.10%) SAP
5 14 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 14 (6.67%) HP
6 10 (4.76%) VMware
7 8 (3.81%) EMC
7 8 (3.81%) Sybase
8 7 (3.33%) Sonatype
9 6 (2.86%) ATG
9 6 (2.86%) Blue Martini
9 6 (2.86%) Talend
10 5 (2.38%) Cisco
11 2 (0.95%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.95%) New Relic
11 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.95%) Remedy
12 1 (0.48%) Isilon
12 1 (0.48%) Sun
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