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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 58 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 109 254 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.84% 10.18% 7.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.42% 33.07% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 76 197 146
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £59,750
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
756 768 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.57% 30.79% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 597 645 660
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,225
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 46 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Hemel Hempstead -15 20 £40,000 +6.66%
Rickmansworth -12 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Welwyn Garden City -10 5 £57,500 +24.32% 2
Royston - 5 £45,000 -
St Albans -31 3 £45,000 -21.73%
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 206 (71.78%) Linux
2 146 (50.87%) Java
3 126 (43.90%) SQL
4 99 (34.49%) Oracle
5 96 (33.45%) Finance
6 86 (29.97%) Windows
7 83 (28.92%) Degree
8 82 (28.57%) J2EE
9 81 (28.22%) XML
10 78 (27.18%) JavaScript
11 66 (23.00%) HTML
12 62 (21.60%) Web Services
13 60 (20.91%) WebSphere
14 59 (20.56%) Solaris
14 59 (20.56%) C++
15 58 (20.21%) C
16 57 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (19.16%) IBM
18 54 (18.82%) E-Commerce
19 53 (18.47%) Shell Script
19 53 (18.47%) Retail
20 52 (18.12%) Software Engineering
20 52 (18.12%) Computer Science
21 49 (17.07%) OO
22 48 (16.72%) ITIL
22 48 (16.72%) DB2
23 47 (16.38%) SOAP
24 44 (15.33%) AIX
24 44 (15.33%) HTTP
25 41 (14.29%) Internet

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 60 (20.91%) WebSphere
2 39 (13.59%) Tomcat
3 33 (11.50%) MQSeries
4 30 (10.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (8.71%) IIS
6 23 (8.01%) WebLogic
7 17 (5.92%) Apache
8 16 (5.57%) JBoss
9 14 (4.88%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (3.83%) ColdFusion
10 11 (3.83%) Apache Solr
11 8 (2.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (1.05%) Tuxedo
15 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.70%) Liferay
15 2 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
16 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (9.41%) MS Office
2 20 (6.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.05%) SaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.70%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.33%) HTTP
2 41 (14.29%) Internet
3 28 (9.76%) FTP
4 20 (6.97%) SAN
5 12 (4.18%) LAN
6 11 (3.83%) DNS
7 10 (3.48%) IPv4
7 10 (3.48%) NAS
8 9 (3.14%) WAN
9 7 (2.44%) LDAP
9 7 (2.44%) Wireless
9 7 (2.44%) SSH
9 7 (2.44%) PuTTY
9 7 (2.44%) WinSCP
10 6 (2.09%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.74%) VPN
11 5 (1.74%) Firewall
11 5 (1.74%) 3G
11 5 (1.74%) 4G
11 5 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.72%) DB2
2 36 (12.54%) MySQL
3 35 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 31 (10.80%) RDBMS
5 21 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 16 (5.57%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (3.14%) Informix
7 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.70%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (9.06%) Maven
2 22 (7.67%) Subversion
3 16 (5.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (4.88%) Ant
4 14 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.53%) LoadRunner
6 12 (4.18%) JUnit
7 11 (3.83%) JIRA
8 10 (3.48%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.79%) Toad
10 7 (2.44%) Selenium
11 6 (2.09%) Log4j
12 5 (1.74%) Rational Application Developer
13 3 (1.05%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
15 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
15 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.35%) JBehave
General
1 96 (33.45%) Finance
2 53 (18.47%) Retail
3 39 (13.59%) Banking
4 15 (5.23%) Games
5 12 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.48%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.74%) Billing
10 4 (1.39%) Front Office
11 3 (1.05%) Marketing
12 2 (0.70%) Electronics
13 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (28.57%) Analyst
2 73 (25.44%) Developer
3 50 (17.42%) Java Developer
4 49 (17.07%) Support Analyst
5 28 (9.76%) Programmer
6 25 (8.71%) Senior Developer
7 21 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Software Engineer
9 18 (6.27%) Technical Support
9 18 (6.27%) C++ Developer
10 17 (5.92%) Technical Support Analyst
10 17 (5.92%) Technical Analyst
11 16 (5.57%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.57%) Tester
12 15 (5.23%) Architect
12 15 (5.23%) Applications Support
13 14 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (4.88%) Administrator
14 13 (4.53%) Operations Analyst
14 13 (4.53%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (28.57%) J2EE
2 81 (28.22%) XML
3 66 (23.00%) HTML
4 62 (21.60%) Web Services
5 47 (16.38%) SOAP
6 40 (13.94%) Middleware
7 34 (11.85%) Spring
8 33 (11.50%) Hibernate
8 33 (11.50%) CSS
9 31 (10.80%) JDBC
10 24 (8.36%) JSP
11 23 (8.01%) Struts
11 23 (8.01%) jQuery
12 21 (7.32%) DOM
13 20 (6.97%) XSLT
13 20 (6.97%) Servlets
14 18 (6.27%) Ajax
15 17 (5.92%) .NET
16 16 (5.57%) ASP.NET
16 16 (5.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (18.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.23%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.18%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.09%) PKI
5 6 (2.09%) Web 2.0
5 6 (2.09%) Open Source
6 5 (1.74%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.74%) Physics
7 3 (1.05%) Chemistry
7 3 (1.05%) Derivative
7 3 (1.05%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (0.70%) EMV
8 2 (0.70%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.70%) AS400
8 2 (0.70%) Tandem
8 2 (0.70%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.70%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 206 (71.78%) Linux
2 86 (29.97%) Windows
3 59 (20.56%) Solaris
4 44 (15.33%) AIX
5 26 (9.06%) HPUX
6 12 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.05%) Debian
8 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.70%) OpenBSD
9 2 (0.70%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.82%) E-Commerce
2 52 (18.12%) Software Engineering
3 49 (17.07%) OO
4 48 (16.72%) ITIL
5 37 (12.89%) Problem Management
6 35 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (9.06%) Regression Testing
8 24 (8.36%) Multithreading
9 23 (8.01%) TDD
10 21 (7.32%) System Testing
10 21 (7.32%) Automated Testing
11 19 (6.62%) Change Management
12 17 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.57%) MVC
13 16 (5.57%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (5.23%) Mentoring
15 14 (4.88%) Time Management
15 14 (4.88%) Test Scripting
15 14 (4.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (50.87%) Java
2 126 (43.90%) SQL
3 78 (27.18%) JavaScript
4 59 (20.56%) C++
5 58 (20.21%) C
6 53 (18.47%) Shell Script
7 33 (11.50%) Python
8 28 (9.76%) C#
9 24 (8.36%) Perl
10 20 (6.97%) XPath
11 19 (6.62%) PL/SQL
12 15 (5.23%) Bash Shell
13 12 (4.18%) PHP
14 7 (2.44%) VB
15 5 (1.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 5 (1.74%) VB6
16 4 (1.39%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.39%) XQuery
17 1 (0.35%) Jython
17 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (28.92%) Degree
2 18 (6.27%) Sun Certification
3 17 (5.92%) ISEB
3 17 (5.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.39%) CISSP
5 4 (1.39%) PMP
5 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.05%) PhD
7 2 (0.70%) CISM
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) RHCE
8 1 (0.35%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.35%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.35%) CCIE
8 1 (0.35%) CCNP
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.32%) SLA
2 9 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (1.39%) RosettaNet
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.48%) VirtualBox
3 6 (2.09%) Samba
4 5 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.39%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (1.05%) vSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.70%) ACF2
7 2 (0.70%) KVM
7 2 (0.70%) Ceph
7 2 (0.70%) SRDF
7 2 (0.70%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.70%) RACF
7 2 (0.70%) Firmware
7 2 (0.70%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.18%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.44%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.09%) Puppet
3 6 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.70%) Legato
4 2 (0.70%) Novell Identity Manager
4 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.70%) Control-M
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 99 (34.49%) Oracle
2 55 (19.16%) IBM
3 39 (13.59%) Microsoft
4 29 (10.10%) Sun
5 23 (8.01%) HP
5 23 (8.01%) VMware
6 18 (6.27%) Cisco
7 13 (4.53%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.48%) Citrix
9 8 (2.79%) Veritas
10 6 (2.09%) NetApp
10 6 (2.09%) Interwoven
10 6 (2.09%) SAP
11 5 (1.74%) Google
12 4 (1.39%) Computacenter
12 4 (1.39%) Blue Martini
12 4 (1.39%) Remedy
12 4 (1.39%) Juniper
12 4 (1.39%) BMC
12 4 (1.39%) CA
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
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