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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 26 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 170 177 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.46% 9.19% 11.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.77% 30.52% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 118 112 219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
571 580 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.42% 30.10% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 448 473 678
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +1 94 £45,000 +12.50% 7
St Albans -11 12 £50,000 +88.67% 4
Royston - 11 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £30,000 - 1
Hitchin - 7 - -
Rickmansworth -11 4 £47,500 +38.68% 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 259 (65.57%) Linux
2 198 (50.13%) Java
3 172 (43.54%) SQL
4 165 (41.77%) Oracle
5 135 (34.18%) Finance
6 124 (31.39%) Degree
7 111 (28.10%) Windows
8 91 (23.04%) J2EE
8 91 (23.04%) C++
9 89 (22.53%) Computer Science
10 86 (21.77%) XML
11 84 (21.27%) JavaScript
12 83 (21.01%) Retail
13 82 (20.76%) Software Engineering
14 80 (20.25%) HTML
14 80 (20.25%) OO
15 78 (19.75%) C
16 76 (19.24%) Shell Script
17 74 (18.73%) E-Commerce
18 71 (17.97%) Solaris
19 70 (17.72%) IBM
20 69 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
21 68 (17.22%) WebSphere
22 67 (16.96%) AIX
23 62 (15.70%) ITIL
23 62 (15.70%) Tomcat
24 60 (15.19%) C#
25 57 (14.43%) SOAP
25 57 (14.43%) Internet
25 57 (14.43%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 68 (17.22%) WebSphere
2 62 (15.70%) Tomcat
3 43 (10.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 40 (10.13%) MQSeries
5 28 (7.09%) IIS
6 25 (6.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 20 (5.06%) MS Exchange
8 19 (4.81%) WebLogic
9 16 (4.05%) Adobe CQ
10 15 (3.80%) ColdFusion
11 14 (3.54%) Apache
12 12 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (3.04%) JBoss
13 11 (2.78%) GlassFish
13 11 (2.78%) Apache Solr
14 9 (2.28%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (2.28%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (1.77%) Tuxedo
16 5 (1.27%) Lync
16 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (9.62%) MS Office
2 32 (8.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (3.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.25%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.52%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.43%) Internet
2 48 (12.15%) HTTP
3 40 (10.13%) FTP
4 21 (5.32%) VPN
4 21 (5.32%) VoIP
5 20 (5.06%) Wireless
5 20 (5.06%) Firewall
6 15 (3.80%) PuTTY
6 15 (3.80%) WinSCP
6 15 (3.80%) SSH
7 14 (3.54%) MPLS
7 14 (3.54%) OSPF
7 14 (3.54%) BGP
8 13 (3.29%) SAN
9 12 (3.04%) VPLS
10 10 (2.53%) IPv4
11 9 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.03%) DNS
12 8 (2.03%) NAS
13 6 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.43%) Relational Database
2 55 (13.92%) DB2
3 48 (12.15%) RDBMS
4 44 (11.14%) MySQL
5 42 (10.63%) Oracle Database
6 34 (8.61%) SQL Server
7 18 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.04%) DbVisualizer
9 9 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.28%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (2.03%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.03%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.03%) BigTable
11 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.76%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 28 (7.09%) Subversion
2 27 (6.84%) Maven
3 17 (4.30%) Toad
4 16 (4.05%) Ant
4 16 (4.05%) JIRA
5 15 (3.80%) JUnit
5 15 (3.80%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.29%) Rational Application Developer
7 11 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (2.78%) LoadRunner
8 10 (2.53%) Log4j
8 10 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (2.53%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 2 (0.51%) Selenium
11 1 (0.25%) JBehave
11 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
General
1 135 (34.18%) Finance
2 83 (21.01%) Retail
3 44 (11.14%) Banking
4 29 (7.34%) Games
5 24 (6.08%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.29%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.28%) Back Office
8 8 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.27%) Billing
10 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 105 (26.58%) Developer
2 100 (25.32%) Analyst
3 67 (16.96%) Support Analyst
4 65 (16.46%) Java Developer
5 47 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 41 (10.38%) Software Developer
7 36 (9.11%) Senior Developer
8 32 (8.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 30 (7.59%) Administrator
10 28 (7.09%) Java Software Engineer
11 26 (6.58%) Environment Manager
11 26 (6.58%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (6.58%) C++ Developer
12 25 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
13 24 (6.08%) Technical Support
13 24 (6.08%) Senior Software Engineer
13 24 (6.08%) Technical Support Analyst
14 23 (5.82%) Applications Support
15 21 (5.32%) Operations Analyst
16 20 (5.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (23.04%) J2EE
2 86 (21.77%) XML
3 80 (20.25%) HTML
4 57 (14.43%) SOAP
5 45 (11.39%) Middleware
6 44 (11.14%) Web Services
7 39 (9.87%) CSS
8 38 (9.62%) JDBC
9 28 (7.09%) JSP
9 28 (7.09%) Servlets
9 28 (7.09%) Struts
10 26 (6.58%) Spring
11 25 (6.33%) jQuery
11 25 (6.33%) DOM
12 23 (5.82%) Hibernate
12 23 (5.82%) .NET
13 22 (5.57%) ASP.NET
14 20 (5.06%) XSLT
15 18 (4.56%) JMS
15 18 (4.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.53%) Computer Science
2 69 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (8.86%) Algorithms
4 13 (3.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.78%) Physics
5 11 (2.78%) Open Source
5 11 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.53%) Web 2.0
7 9 (2.28%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.52%) e-Health
9 5 (1.27%) PKI
10 4 (1.01%) Clustering
10 4 (1.01%) AS400
10 4 (1.01%) Tandem
10 4 (1.01%) Statistics
11 2 (0.51%) EMV
11 2 (0.51%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 259 (65.57%) Linux
2 111 (28.10%) Windows
3 71 (17.97%) Solaris
4 67 (16.96%) AIX
5 38 (9.62%) HPUX
6 18 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.78%) Debian
10 8 (2.03%) Android
10 8 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.27%) FreeBSD
11 5 (1.27%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.25%) CentOS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.25%) zOS
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.76%) Software Engineering
2 80 (20.25%) OO
3 74 (18.73%) E-Commerce
4 62 (15.70%) ITIL
5 54 (13.67%) Multithreading
6 50 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (8.35%) Problem Management
8 25 (6.33%) MVC
9 24 (6.08%) Content Management
10 22 (5.57%) PRINCE2
10 22 (5.57%) Release Management
11 19 (4.81%) Regression Testing
12 18 (4.56%) System Testing
13 17 (4.30%) Incident Management
13 17 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (4.30%) Scrum
14 16 (4.05%) Test Automation
14 16 (4.05%) Automated Testing
14 16 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (3.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 198 (50.13%) Java
2 172 (43.54%) SQL
3 91 (23.04%) C++
4 84 (21.27%) JavaScript
5 78 (19.75%) C
6 76 (19.24%) Shell Script
7 60 (15.19%) C#
8 54 (13.67%) Python
9 42 (10.63%) Perl
10 27 (6.84%) PL/SQL
11 24 (6.08%) Bash Shell
12 20 (5.06%) XPath
13 15 (3.80%) PHP
14 11 (2.78%) VB
15 8 (2.03%) Objective-C
15 8 (2.03%) Scala
16 5 (1.27%) VB6
17 2 (0.51%) VBA
17 2 (0.51%) Korn
17 2 (0.51%) AWK
Qualifications
1 124 (31.39%) Degree
2 25 (6.33%) Sun Certification
3 20 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.81%) ISEB
5 18 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (3.80%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 14 (3.54%) CCNP
7 14 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.04%) OCP
8 12 (3.04%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.53%) MCP
10 10 (2.53%) MBCS
10 10 (2.53%) VCP4
10 10 (2.53%) VCP5
11 7 (1.77%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.77%) PMP
11 7 (1.77%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.27%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.78%) SLA
2 5 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 25 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.53%) VirtualBox
4 9 (2.28%) Samba
5 6 (1.52%) Terminal Server
6 5 (1.27%) Ceph
6 5 (1.27%) KVM
6 5 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (1.01%) RACF
7 4 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (1.01%) ACF2
8 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.25%) GPFS
10 1 (0.25%) vSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (5.06%) Tivoli
2 13 (3.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (2.28%) Puppet
4 6 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.27%) Control-M
6 4 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (1.01%) CA Wily
6 4 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.76%) Novell Identity Manager
8 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.25%) BMC Performance Manager
8 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 165 (41.77%) Oracle
2 70 (17.72%) IBM
3 56 (14.18%) Microsoft
4 39 (9.87%) Sun
5 37 (9.37%) VMware
6 32 (8.10%) Cisco
7 23 (5.82%) HP
8 20 (5.06%) Red Hat
9 14 (3.54%) Citrix
10 13 (3.29%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.53%) CA
11 10 (2.53%) Interwoven
12 9 (2.28%) Google
13 8 (2.03%) NetApp
13 8 (2.03%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.77%) Veritas
15 6 (1.52%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.52%) Juniper
15 6 (1.52%) NetQoS
16 5 (1.27%) Foundry
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago