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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 233 155 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.44% 8.08% 10.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.67% 26.68% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 171 92 225
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 £29,500 £33,250 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,224
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
672 581 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.24% 30.28% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 540 450 730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £54,500
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +11 98 £42,500 +6.25% 7
St Albans -16 17 £50,000 -4.76%
Hitchin - 16 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 12 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 11 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 11 £45,000 +76.47%
Letchworth +11 9 £42,500 -2.57%
Royston - 6 £45,000 - 3
Stevenage -14 5 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -5 3 £50,000 +5.26%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 272 (65.70%) Linux
2 213 (51.45%) Java
3 195 (47.10%) Oracle
4 189 (45.65%) SQL
5 154 (37.20%) Finance
6 131 (31.64%) Windows
7 126 (30.43%) Degree
8 94 (22.71%) Computer Science
9 88 (21.26%) C++
10 87 (21.01%) OO
10 87 (21.01%) Shell Script
11 83 (20.05%) J2EE
11 83 (20.05%) Software Engineering
12 81 (19.57%) Solaris
12 81 (19.57%) Tomcat
12 81 (19.57%) AIX
13 80 (19.32%) C
13 80 (19.32%) Retail
14 71 (17.15%) C#
15 70 (16.91%) E-Commerce
15 70 (16.91%) IBM
16 69 (16.67%) Python
17 68 (16.43%) Microsoft
18 67 (16.18%) WebSphere
19 62 (14.98%) Multithreading
19 62 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
20 61 (14.73%) Middleware
21 60 (14.49%) ITIL
22 58 (14.01%) Relational Database
23 57 (13.77%) DB2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 81 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 67 (16.18%) WebSphere
3 49 (11.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 39 (9.42%) IIS
5 38 (9.18%) MQSeries
6 35 (8.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 23 (5.56%) WebLogic
8 22 (5.31%) Apache
9 21 (5.07%) MS Exchange
9 21 (5.07%) GlassFish
10 19 (4.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 16 (3.86%) Oracle Workflow
12 15 (3.62%) JBoss
13 11 (2.66%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (2.17%) Apache Solr
14 9 (2.17%) ColdFusion
15 7 (1.69%) Tuxedo
15 7 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (1.21%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (10.87%) MS Office
2 33 (7.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.59%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (4.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.48%) Tridion
4 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.48%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (13.29%) HTTP
2 49 (11.84%) FTP
3 48 (11.59%) Internet
4 22 (5.31%) VPN
5 21 (5.07%) VoIP
5 21 (5.07%) SAN
6 20 (4.83%) SSH
7 19 (4.59%) Firewall
8 18 (4.35%) Wireless
9 17 (4.11%) DNS
9 17 (4.11%) PuTTY
9 17 (4.11%) WinSCP
10 14 (3.38%) MPLS
10 14 (3.38%) OSPF
10 14 (3.38%) BGP
11 12 (2.90%) VPLS
12 11 (2.66%) LDAP
13 10 (2.42%) TCP/IP
14 9 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.01%) Relational Database
2 57 (13.77%) DB2
3 55 (13.29%) Oracle Database
4 48 (11.59%) RDBMS
5 34 (8.21%) SQL Server
6 32 (7.73%) MySQL
7 25 (6.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 18 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.35%) BigTable
9 17 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (3.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (1.21%) NonStop SQL
12 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.97%) DbVisualizer
13 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (5.56%) Subversion
2 20 (4.83%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (4.35%) Toad
3 18 (4.35%) Maven
4 17 (4.11%) JIRA
5 16 (3.86%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.86%) JUnit
6 15 (3.62%) Ant
6 15 (3.62%) Rational Application Developer
7 9 (2.17%) Log4j
7 9 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 8 (1.93%) Selenium
9 5 (1.21%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.97%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.72%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.48%) PowerBuilder
13 1 (0.24%) InstallShield
13 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 154 (37.20%) Finance
2 80 (19.32%) Retail
3 42 (10.14%) Banking
3 42 (10.14%) Manufacturing
4 35 (8.45%) Games
5 9 (2.17%) Back Office
6 7 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.97%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (24.88%) Developer
2 96 (23.19%) Analyst
3 65 (15.70%) Support Analyst
4 59 (14.25%) Java Developer
5 51 (12.32%) Software Developer
5 51 (12.32%) Software Engineer
6 33 (7.97%) Administrator
7 29 (7.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (6.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 28 (6.76%) Environment Manager
8 28 (6.76%) Java Software Developer
9 27 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
10 26 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
10 26 (6.28%) Senior Developer
11 24 (5.80%) Applications Support
11 24 (5.80%) Operations Support Analyst
12 23 (5.56%) Architect
13 22 (5.31%) Consultant
13 22 (5.31%) C++ Developer
14 17 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (20.05%) J2EE
2 61 (14.73%) Middleware
3 55 (13.29%) HTML
4 54 (13.04%) XML
5 44 (10.63%) JDBC
6 32 (7.73%) SOAP
7 28 (6.76%) CSS
8 27 (6.52%) JSP
8 27 (6.52%) Web Services
9 23 (5.56%) Struts
10 21 (5.07%) Servlets
10 21 (5.07%) .NET
11 19 (4.59%) JMS
12 17 (4.11%) Spring
12 17 (4.11%) ASP.NET
12 17 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (3.38%) Ajax
13 14 (3.38%) EJB
13 14 (3.38%) Hibernate
14 13 (3.14%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 94 (22.71%) Computer Science
2 62 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (11.84%) Algorithms
4 24 (5.80%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (3.86%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.90%) PKI
6 12 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.66%) Open Source
8 10 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.42%) Physics
9 9 (2.17%) Web 2.0
10 6 (1.45%) EFT
10 6 (1.45%) e-Health
11 5 (1.21%) AS400
11 5 (1.21%) Replication
11 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.21%) Tandem
12 4 (0.97%) Statistics
12 4 (0.97%) Clustering
13 2 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 272 (65.70%) Linux
2 131 (31.64%) Windows
3 81 (19.57%) AIX
3 81 (19.57%) Solaris
4 35 (8.45%) HPUX
5 18 (4.35%) Android
5 18 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.17%) Debian
9 4 (0.97%) OpenBSD
9 4 (0.97%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.24%) zOS
11 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (21.01%) OO
2 83 (20.05%) Software Engineering
3 70 (16.91%) E-Commerce
4 62 (14.98%) Multithreading
5 60 (14.49%) ITIL
6 44 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (7.97%) Problem Management
8 23 (5.56%) Content Management
9 22 (5.31%) Release Management
9 22 (5.31%) SOA
9 22 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (5.07%) PRINCE2
10 21 (5.07%) MVC
11 17 (4.11%) Workflow
11 17 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (3.86%) Software Testing
13 15 (3.62%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (3.38%) UML
14 14 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 213 (51.45%) Java
2 189 (45.65%) SQL
3 88 (21.26%) C++
4 87 (21.01%) Shell Script
5 80 (19.32%) C
6 71 (17.15%) C#
7 69 (16.67%) Python
8 55 (13.29%) JavaScript
9 53 (12.80%) Perl
10 32 (7.73%) PL/SQL
11 31 (7.49%) Bash Shell
12 18 (4.35%) Scala
12 18 (4.35%) Objective-C
13 13 (3.14%) XPath
14 11 (2.66%) PHP
15 8 (1.93%) VB
16 3 (0.72%) Ruby
16 3 (0.72%) AWK
16 3 (0.72%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.72%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 126 (30.43%) Degree
2 27 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.83%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (4.59%) OCP
6 18 (4.35%) Sun Certification
7 14 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.38%) CCNP
8 12 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.66%) ISTQB
10 10 (2.42%) MBCS
10 10 (2.42%) VCP4
10 10 (2.42%) VCP5
10 10 (2.42%) MCP
11 9 (2.17%) ISEB
11 9 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 8 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (1.21%) VCAP
13 5 (1.21%) MCTS
13 5 (1.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.14%) QA
2 12 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (6.28%) Active Directory
1 26 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.93%) Samba
2 8 (1.93%) VMware ESX
2 8 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.45%) Terminal Server
3 6 (1.45%) vSphere
4 5 (1.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.21%) RACF
4 5 (1.21%) ACF2
5 4 (0.97%) KVM
5 4 (0.97%) Ceph
5 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.97%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 4 (0.97%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.72%) XenApp
7 2 (0.48%) Firmware
8 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 24 (5.80%) Tivoli
2 13 (3.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (2.42%) Puppet
4 6 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (1.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (1.21%) Control-M
6 4 (0.97%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.97%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.72%) Novell Identity Manager
8 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.48%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.24%) MOM
9 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 195 (47.10%) Oracle
2 70 (16.91%) IBM
3 68 (16.43%) Microsoft
4 46 (11.11%) VMware
5 36 (8.70%) Sun
6 33 (7.97%) Cisco
7 26 (6.28%) HP
8 24 (5.80%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.86%) Citrix
10 13 (3.14%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.42%) CA
12 9 (2.17%) Interwoven
13 8 (1.93%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.69%) Google
14 7 (1.69%) Veritas
14 7 (1.69%) Juniper
15 6 (1.45%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.45%) NetIQ
15 6 (1.45%) NetQoS
16 5 (1.21%) Foundry
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum 30k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens pens, health, shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + On call + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 15 days ago