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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 183 179 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.76% 8.91% 13.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.35% 29.68% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 148 104 260
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 £33,700 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £64,860
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
669 603 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.36% 30.01% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 540 459 725
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 80 £45,000 +12.50% 7
St Albans -3 19 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 16 £65,000 +60.49% 2
Letchworth +11 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Rickmansworth -2 10 £43,750 -19.72% 1
Hitchin -7 6 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Stevenage -2 3 £42,500 +35.13% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £50,000 - 1
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 262 (65.01%) Linux
2 223 (55.33%) Java
3 205 (50.87%) SQL
3 205 (50.87%) Oracle
4 162 (40.20%) Finance
5 138 (34.24%) Degree
6 112 (27.79%) C
7 103 (25.56%) Windows
8 102 (25.31%) C++
8 102 (25.31%) Computer Science
9 100 (24.81%) Shell Script
10 99 (24.57%) Python
11 90 (22.33%) Software Engineering
12 87 (21.59%) AIX
13 81 (20.10%) Solaris
14 80 (19.85%) Tomcat
14 80 (19.85%) J2EE
15 76 (18.86%) OO
16 71 (17.62%) Perl
17 70 (17.37%) C#
18 68 (16.87%) Multithreading
19 66 (16.38%) WebSphere
20 64 (15.88%) Middleware
21 62 (15.38%) IBM
22 57 (14.14%) HTTP
23 56 (13.90%) Relational Database
24 55 (13.65%) Microsoft
24 55 (13.65%) Retail
25 54 (13.40%) WebSphere Application Server
26 53 (13.15%) DB2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (19.85%) Tomcat
2 66 (16.38%) WebSphere
3 54 (13.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 45 (11.17%) IIS
5 42 (10.42%) IBM HTTP Server
6 39 (9.68%) MQSeries
7 26 (6.45%) Apache
8 21 (5.21%) WebLogic
9 19 (4.71%) GlassFish
10 18 (4.47%) Tuxedo
11 12 (2.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (2.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (2.73%) MS Exchange
13 9 (2.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.99%) Liferay
16 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (10.92%) MS Office
2 10 (2.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (2.98%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.49%) Tridion
4 5 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.25%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.74%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.99%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.14%) HTTP
2 43 (10.67%) FTP
3 30 (7.44%) Internet
4 21 (5.21%) SAN
5 19 (4.71%) Wireless
6 15 (3.72%) DNS
7 13 (3.23%) SSH
8 11 (2.73%) VPN
9 10 (2.48%) LDAP
9 10 (2.48%) BGP
10 9 (2.23%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (2.23%) Firewall
10 9 (2.23%) Junos
11 8 (1.99%) NAS
11 8 (1.99%) ATM
12 7 (1.74%) Broadband
12 7 (1.74%) MPLS
12 7 (1.74%) OSPF
13 6 (1.49%) TCP/IP
13 6 (1.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.90%) Relational Database
2 53 (13.15%) Oracle Database
2 53 (13.15%) DB2
3 50 (12.41%) RDBMS
4 32 (7.94%) Informix
5 20 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (3.72%) SQL Server
7 14 (3.47%) BigTable
7 14 (3.47%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.47%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.47%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 11 (2.73%) MySQL
10 8 (1.99%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (7.20%) Eclipse
2 22 (5.46%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (5.46%) JUnit
3 19 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (3.72%) Ant
5 14 (3.47%) JIRA
5 14 (3.47%) Selenium
6 13 (3.23%) Subversion
6 13 (3.23%) Maven
7 12 (2.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 12 (2.98%) Rational Application Developer
8 11 (2.73%) Toad
9 8 (1.99%) ClearQuest
10 6 (1.49%) Log4j
10 6 (1.49%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.99%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.50%) Facilita Forecast
12 2 (0.50%) JMeter
General
1 162 (40.20%) Finance
2 55 (13.65%) Retail
3 50 (12.41%) Banking
4 47 (11.66%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.96%) Games
6 4 (0.99%) Billing
7 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.50%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (25.06%) Analyst
2 91 (22.58%) Developer
3 54 (13.40%) Java Developer
4 47 (11.66%) Software Engineer
4 47 (11.66%) Programmer
5 45 (11.17%) Support Analyst
6 38 (9.43%) Java Software Engineer
7 35 (8.68%) Operations Analyst
8 34 (8.44%) Software Developer
9 33 (8.19%) Operations Support Analyst
10 26 (6.45%) Consultant
10 26 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
10 26 (6.45%) Administrator
11 24 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (4.96%) Architect
13 19 (4.71%) Junior
14 18 (4.47%) Senior Developer
14 18 (4.47%) Test Engineer
15 17 (4.22%) DBA
15 17 (4.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.85%) J2EE
2 64 (15.88%) Middleware
3 47 (11.66%) JDBC
4 44 (10.92%) XML
5 43 (10.67%) HTML
6 33 (8.19%) JSP
7 29 (7.20%) Web Services
8 21 (5.21%) Spring
9 20 (4.96%) Struts
9 20 (4.96%) CSS
10 17 (4.22%) Hibernate
11 15 (3.72%) .NET
12 13 (3.23%) JMS
13 12 (2.98%) JSTL
13 12 (2.98%) Servlets
13 12 (2.98%) EJB
13 12 (2.98%) XHTML
14 9 (2.23%) Velocity
15 6 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
15 6 (1.49%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 102 (25.31%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.71%) Open Source
2 19 (4.71%) Artificial Intelligence
3 14 (3.47%) Mathematics
3 14 (3.47%) Physics
4 13 (3.23%) EFT
5 12 (2.98%) PKI
6 11 (2.73%) Data Integration
7 10 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.99%) Replication
9 7 (1.74%) Web 2.0
10 6 (1.49%) Firmware
11 4 (0.99%) Statistics
12 3 (0.74%) Clustering
13 2 (0.50%) Tandem
13 2 (0.50%) e-Health
13 2 (0.50%) EMV
13 2 (0.50%) AS400
14 1 (0.25%) CLARiiON
14 1 (0.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 262 (65.01%) Linux
2 103 (25.56%) Windows
3 87 (21.59%) AIX
4 81 (20.10%) Solaris
5 33 (8.19%) HPUX
6 14 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.47%) Android
7 7 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.74%) CentOS
9 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.50%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.25%) zOS
11 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.33%) Software Engineering
2 76 (18.86%) OO
3 68 (16.87%) Multithreading
4 53 (13.15%) E-Commerce
5 45 (11.17%) ITIL
6 24 (5.96%) Test Scripting
6 24 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (5.46%) Problem Management
8 21 (5.21%) Software Testing
9 17 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.97%) SOA
11 14 (3.47%) UML
12 13 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (3.23%) Content Management
12 13 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (2.98%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (2.98%) Automation Testing
13 12 (2.98%) Release Management
13 12 (2.98%) RAD
13 12 (2.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 223 (55.33%) Java
2 205 (50.87%) SQL
3 112 (27.79%) C
4 102 (25.31%) C++
5 100 (24.81%) Shell Script
6 99 (24.57%) Python
7 71 (17.62%) Perl
8 70 (17.37%) C#
9 38 (9.43%) Bash Shell
10 37 (9.18%) JavaScript
11 26 (6.45%) PL/SQL
12 14 (3.47%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.47%) Scala
13 11 (2.73%) VB
14 8 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 6 (1.49%) XPath
16 5 (1.24%) VBScript
17 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.99%) Bourne shell
18 3 (0.74%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 138 (34.24%) Degree
2 15 (3.72%) SC Cleared
2 15 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (2.98%) OCP
4 12 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.49%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.49%) CCNP
5 6 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.74%) MCP
7 3 (0.74%) CCIE
7 3 (0.74%) MBCS
7 3 (0.74%) VCP4
7 3 (0.74%) VCP5
8 2 (0.50%) MCSE
8 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.50%) MCTS
8 2 (0.50%) MCITP
9 1 (0.25%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.20%) QA
2 4 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.74%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.24%) vSphere
5 5 (1.24%) KVM
6 4 (0.99%) Veritas File System
6 4 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.74%) XenApp
7 3 (0.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.74%) ACF2
8 2 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.50%) RACF
9 1 (0.25%) Samba
9 1 (0.25%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.25%) Snort
9 1 (0.25%) SRDF
9 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 22 (5.46%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.23%) Puppet
3 8 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.99%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.74%) Control-M
5 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.74%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.25%) Salt
7 1 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.25%) MOM
7 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 205 (50.87%) Oracle
2 62 (15.38%) IBM
3 55 (13.65%) Microsoft
4 32 (7.94%) VMware
5 28 (6.95%) HP
6 20 (4.96%) Cisco
7 19 (4.71%) Red Hat
8 18 (4.47%) Sun
9 16 (3.97%) JBoss
10 15 (3.72%) Perforce
11 13 (3.23%) Juniper
12 9 (2.23%) Aruba
13 8 (1.99%) Foundry
13 8 (1.99%) Google
13 8 (1.99%) EMC
14 7 (1.74%) BMC
14 7 (1.74%) Sybase
15 6 (1.49%) Interwoven
15 6 (1.49%) Blue Martini
15 6 (1.49%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10000 Car and other Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hitchin
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 5500 Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
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Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago