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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 49 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 113 226 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.33% 9.90% 9.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.12% 33.38% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 159 178
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,775 £62,500
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
701 677 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.03% 29.65% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 569 564 672
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £48,300
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -6 58 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hemel Hempstead -12 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Rickmansworth -7 10 £47,500 +14.45%
Royston - 6 £44,250 - 1
St Albans -29 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 £27,500 -40.54%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 221 (71.29%) Linux
2 158 (50.97%) Java
3 139 (44.84%) SQL
4 106 (34.19%) Oracle
5 104 (33.55%) Finance
6 93 (30.00%) Degree
7 92 (29.68%) Windows
8 85 (27.42%) J2EE
9 81 (26.13%) JavaScript
9 81 (26.13%) XML
10 69 (22.26%) HTML
11 64 (20.65%) C++
12 63 (20.32%) Solaris
13 61 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
14 60 (19.35%) Shell Script
14 60 (19.35%) Retail
14 60 (19.35%) Computer Science
15 59 (19.03%) Web Services
15 59 (19.03%) E-Commerce
16 58 (18.71%) IBM
16 58 (18.71%) C
16 58 (18.71%) WebSphere
16 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
17 53 (17.10%) ITIL
17 53 (17.10%) OO
18 51 (16.45%) SOAP
19 49 (15.81%) DB2
19 49 (15.81%) HTTP
20 47 (15.16%) Microsoft
20 47 (15.16%) Tomcat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 58 (18.71%) WebSphere
2 47 (15.16%) Tomcat
3 36 (11.61%) MQSeries
4 30 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 24 (7.74%) WebLogic
5 24 (7.74%) IIS
6 17 (5.48%) Apache
7 16 (5.16%) JBoss
7 16 (5.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 14 (4.52%) Apache Solr
9 13 (4.19%) ColdFusion
10 9 (2.90%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (1.29%) Tuxedo
14 3 (0.97%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.65%) Liferay
15 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
16 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (10.00%) MS Office
2 27 (8.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Agresso
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.65%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.81%) HTTP
2 45 (14.52%) Internet
3 36 (11.61%) FTP
4 19 (6.13%) SAN
5 16 (5.16%) LAN
6 13 (4.19%) WAN
7 11 (3.55%) DNS
8 10 (3.23%) IPv4
8 10 (3.23%) SSH
8 10 (3.23%) PuTTY
8 10 (3.23%) WinSCP
9 9 (2.90%) NAS
9 9 (2.90%) VPN
10 8 (2.58%) Wireless
11 6 (1.94%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.94%) LDAP
12 5 (1.61%) SSL
12 5 (1.61%) 2G
12 5 (1.61%) 3G
12 5 (1.61%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.81%) DB2
2 39 (12.58%) Relational Database
3 37 (11.94%) MySQL
4 34 (10.97%) RDBMS
5 27 (8.71%) SQL Server
6 22 (7.10%) Oracle Database
7 15 (4.84%) DbVisualizer
8 9 (2.90%) Informix
9 8 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.32%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 25 (8.06%) Maven
2 21 (6.77%) Subversion
3 16 (5.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (4.84%) Ant
5 14 (4.52%) Eclipse
5 14 (4.52%) JIRA
6 13 (4.19%) LoadRunner
7 11 (3.55%) Toad
7 11 (3.55%) JUnit
8 10 (3.23%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.26%) Log4j
10 6 (1.94%) Selenium
11 4 (1.29%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.32%) JBehave
14 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 104 (33.55%) Finance
2 60 (19.35%) Retail
3 40 (12.90%) Banking
4 16 (5.16%) Games
5 13 (4.19%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.55%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.61%) Billing
9 4 (1.29%) Front Office
10 2 (0.65%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (30.00%) Analyst
2 80 (25.81%) Developer
3 58 (18.71%) Support Analyst
4 54 (17.42%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.03%) Software Engineer
7 26 (8.39%) Programmer
7 26 (8.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (7.10%) Technical Support
9 21 (6.77%) Software Developer
9 21 (6.77%) Technical Support Analyst
9 21 (6.77%) Technical Analyst
10 19 (6.13%) C++ Developer
11 18 (5.81%) Applications Support
11 18 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (5.81%) Administrator
12 16 (5.16%) Java Software Developer
13 15 (4.84%) Tester
13 15 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (27.42%) J2EE
2 81 (26.13%) XML
3 69 (22.26%) HTML
4 59 (19.03%) Web Services
5 51 (16.45%) SOAP
6 46 (14.84%) Middleware
7 34 (10.97%) Spring
7 34 (10.97%) CSS
8 33 (10.65%) Hibernate
9 31 (10.00%) JDBC
10 26 (8.39%) JSP
11 25 (8.06%) Struts
12 24 (7.74%) jQuery
13 23 (7.42%) DOM
14 21 (6.77%) XSLT
14 21 (6.77%) Servlets
15 20 (6.45%) .NET
16 18 (5.81%) ASP.NET
16 18 (5.81%) Ajax
17 15 (4.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.13%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.26%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.26%) Open Source
6 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.94%) Physics
7 5 (1.61%) PKI
7 5 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
8 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.65%) EMV
9 2 (0.65%) AS400
9 2 (0.65%) Tandem
9 2 (0.65%) e-Health
9 2 (0.65%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.32%) LPAR
10 1 (0.32%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 221 (71.29%) Linux
2 92 (29.68%) Windows
3 63 (20.32%) Solaris
4 43 (13.87%) AIX
5 27 (8.71%) HPUX
6 14 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.29%) Debian
8 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.65%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.32%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) zOS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.03%) E-Commerce
2 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
3 53 (17.10%) OO
3 53 (17.10%) ITIL
4 40 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 39 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 26 (8.39%) Regression Testing
8 21 (6.77%) Automated Testing
9 20 (6.45%) System Testing
10 19 (6.13%) Change Management
10 19 (6.13%) TDD
11 17 (5.48%) MVC
11 17 (5.48%) Time Management
12 16 (5.16%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.16%) Scrum
13 15 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (4.84%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.84%) Incident Management
13 15 (4.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 158 (50.97%) Java
2 139 (44.84%) SQL
3 81 (26.13%) JavaScript
4 64 (20.65%) C++
5 60 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 58 (18.71%) C
7 35 (11.29%) Python
8 32 (10.32%) C#
9 28 (9.03%) Perl
10 25 (8.06%) PL/SQL
11 21 (6.77%) XPath
12 15 (4.84%) Bash Shell
13 14 (4.52%) PHP
14 8 (2.58%) VB
15 5 (1.61%) VB6
16 4 (1.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.29%) XQuery
17 2 (0.65%) AWK
17 2 (0.65%) Jython
Qualifications
1 93 (30.00%) Degree
2 18 (5.81%) Sun Certification
3 17 (5.48%) ISEB
3 17 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (4.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (2.26%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.94%) PMP
6 6 (1.94%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.65%) CISSP
7 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.32%) RHCE
8 1 (0.32%) PhD
8 1 (0.32%) CCIE
8 1 (0.32%) CCNP
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.32%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.77%) SLA
2 9 (2.90%) QA
3 4 (1.29%) RosettaNet
4 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.23%) VirtualBox
3 9 (2.90%) Samba
4 6 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.94%) Terminal Server
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.97%) vSphere
7 3 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.65%) ACF2
8 2 (0.65%) KVM
8 2 (0.65%) Ceph
8 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.65%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.65%) RACF
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (4.84%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.94%) Puppet
3 5 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.61%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.65%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.65%) Novell Identity Manager
4 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.65%) Control-M
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 106 (34.19%) Oracle
2 58 (18.71%) IBM
3 47 (15.16%) Microsoft
4 33 (10.65%) Sun
5 24 (7.74%) VMware
6 22 (7.10%) HP
6 22 (7.10%) Cisco
7 17 (5.48%) Red Hat
8 16 (5.16%) Citrix
9 7 (2.26%) Interwoven
9 7 (2.26%) Veritas
10 6 (1.94%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.61%) Google
11 5 (1.61%) BMC
11 5 (1.61%) CA
11 5 (1.61%) NetApp
12 4 (1.29%) Juniper
12 4 (1.29%) SAP
12 4 (1.29%) Remedy
12 4 (1.29%) Computacenter
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago