The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 52 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 89 158 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.58% 6.46% 6.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.24% 23.76% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 135
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
488 665 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.10% 27.18% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 429 525 535
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -19 27 £44,500 +11.25%
Welwyn Garden City +4 12 £47,500 -17.39%
Rickmansworth +12 5 £58,500 +8.83%
Stevenage - 5 £30,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead 0 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Royston -6 3 £22,500 -51.35% 1
Letchworth -2 2 £32,000 -48.80%
Hertford - 2 £58,750 -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 118 (57.28%) Linux
2 117 (56.80%) SQL
3 81 (39.32%) Oracle
4 73 (35.44%) Microsoft
5 71 (34.47%) Java
6 68 (33.01%) Windows
7 63 (30.58%) Finance
8 51 (24.76%) Shell Script
9 50 (24.27%) ITIL
10 41 (19.90%) MS Excel
11 39 (18.93%) Python
12 36 (17.48%) Perl
13 34 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (16.02%) Degree
14 33 (16.02%) Oracle Database
14 33 (16.02%) IBM
15 30 (14.56%) VMware
15 30 (14.56%) Network Security
16 28 (13.59%) Middleware
17 27 (13.11%) HP
18 26 (12.62%) MS Office
19 25 (12.14%) J2EE
19 25 (12.14%) Active Directory
19 25 (12.14%) TCP/IP
20 24 (11.65%) MySQL
20 24 (11.65%) E-Commerce
20 24 (11.65%) WebSphere
21 22 (10.68%) Security Cleared
22 21 (10.19%) Telecoms
22 21 (10.19%) C

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.65%) WebSphere
2 20 (9.71%) Apache
3 11 (5.34%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.85%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.91%) Confluence
7 5 (2.43%) CMS
7 5 (2.43%) IIS
8 4 (1.94%) JBoss
9 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.46%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.97%) WordPress
11 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.49%) Documentum
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.62%) MS Office
3 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Oracle Assets
1 6 (2.91%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) IaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.56%) Network Security
2 25 (12.14%) TCP/IP
3 21 (10.19%) SSH
4 20 (9.71%) Firewall
5 19 (9.22%) VPN
6 18 (8.74%) IPsec
7 13 (6.31%) Wireshark
8 11 (5.34%) LAN
9 10 (4.85%) HTTP
9 10 (4.85%) WAN
10 9 (4.37%) DNS
10 9 (4.37%) Wireless
11 8 (3.88%) Internet
12 7 (3.40%) Broadband
12 7 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.43%) DHCP
14 5 (2.43%) Ethernet
14 5 (2.43%) FTP
14 5 (2.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.02%) Oracle Database
2 24 (11.65%) MySQL
3 18 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (7.28%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (5.83%) DB2
7 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.91%) Informix
8 6 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.94%) MS Access
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.46%) DbVisualizer
11 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (7.28%) HP UFT
2 13 (6.31%) JIRA
3 12 (5.83%) LoadRunner
4 10 (4.85%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.85%) Selenium
5 9 (4.37%) ClearQuest
6 7 (3.40%) Ant
7 6 (2.91%) Subversion
7 6 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.43%) Rational Application Developer
9 4 (1.94%) Toad
10 3 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.46%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.46%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.46%) FishEye
10 3 (1.46%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.46%) JUnit
10 3 (1.46%) Log4j
General
1 63 (30.58%) Finance
2 21 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.22%) Retail
4 11 (5.34%) Banking
5 9 (4.37%) Front Office
6 8 (3.88%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.91%) General Ledger
7 6 (2.91%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.43%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.43%) Billing
8 5 (2.43%) Marketing
9 4 (1.94%) Military
10 3 (1.46%) Electronics
11 2 (0.97%) Advertising
12 1 (0.49%) Back Office
12 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (27.18%) Analyst
2 31 (15.05%) Support Engineer
3 22 (10.68%) Test Analyst
4 21 (10.19%) Developer
5 16 (7.77%) Applications Support
5 16 (7.77%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (7.77%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.80%) Network Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Consultant
8 11 (5.34%) Linux Support
8 11 (5.34%) Linux Support Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Database Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.37%) Service Manager
10 9 (4.37%) Technical Manager
10 9 (4.37%) Technical Services Manager
10 9 (4.37%) Unix Support
10 9 (4.37%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (4.37%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.59%) Middleware
2 25 (12.14%) J2EE
3 19 (9.22%) XML
4 18 (8.74%) HTML
5 13 (6.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 11 (5.34%) JSP
7 10 (4.85%) .NET
8 8 (3.88%) CSS
8 8 (3.88%) EJB
8 8 (3.88%) Servlets
8 8 (3.88%) Spring
8 8 (3.88%) Web Services
9 5 (2.43%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.43%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.43%) REST
10 4 (1.94%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.94%) JFC
10 4 (1.94%) LLVM
11 3 (1.46%) Ajax
11 3 (1.46%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) PACS
2 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.37%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.37%) Replication
5 8 (3.88%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.88%) Mainframe
6 7 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.40%) Statistics
7 6 (2.91%) Cybercrime
8 5 (2.43%) Life Science
8 5 (2.43%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.46%) iPad
9 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.97%) CUDA
10 2 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 118 (57.28%) Linux
2 68 (33.01%) Windows
3 15 (7.28%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.83%) Solaris
5 10 (4.85%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.43%) CentOS
7 5 (2.43%) Debian
7 5 (2.43%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.94%) OpenWrt
9 3 (1.46%) Fedora
9 3 (1.46%) HPUX
10 2 (0.97%) Android
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.27%) ITIL
2 34 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (11.65%) E-Commerce
4 19 (9.22%) ITIL V3
4 19 (9.22%) Problem Management
5 18 (8.74%) High Availability
5 18 (8.74%) Workflow
6 16 (7.77%) Regression Testing
7 14 (6.80%) Scrum
7 14 (6.80%) Service Management
8 13 (6.31%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (6.31%) Information Security
8 13 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (6.31%) Test Management
9 12 (5.83%) Data Modelling
9 12 (5.83%) Operations Management
10 11 (5.34%) Smoke Testing
11 10 (4.85%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 117 (56.80%) SQL
2 71 (34.47%) Java
3 51 (24.76%) Shell Script
4 39 (18.93%) Python
5 36 (17.48%) Perl
6 21 (10.19%) C
6 21 (10.19%) C++
7 16 (7.77%) JavaScript
8 15 (7.28%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.83%) C#
9 12 (5.83%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.85%) VB
11 9 (4.37%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.94%) VBA
15 3 (1.46%) Jython
15 3 (1.46%) PHP
16 2 (0.97%) AWK
17 1 (0.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 33 (16.02%) Degree
2 22 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (7.28%) CCNP
5 13 (6.31%) CISM
5 13 (6.31%) CISSP
6 12 (5.83%) CCNA
7 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
8 9 (4.37%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.40%) CISA
9 7 (3.40%) MCSE
9 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.91%) CEH
10 6 (2.91%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (2.91%) PhD
10 6 (2.91%) SANS
10 6 (2.91%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (2.43%) CCIE
11 5 (2.43%) MCP
12 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.74%) SLA
2 11 (5.34%) QA
3 7 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.40%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.43%) KVM
4 5 (2.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (1.46%) Samba
6 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.97%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (6.31%) Data Guard
3 9 (4.37%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (4.37%) SCCM
4 7 (3.40%) Nessus
5 6 (2.91%) QRadar
5 6 (2.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (2.43%) Puppet
6 5 (2.43%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.46%) Ansible
7 3 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.49%) Nagios
9 1 (0.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 81 (39.32%) Oracle
2 73 (35.44%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.02%) IBM
4 30 (14.56%) VMware
5 27 (13.11%) HP
6 18 (8.74%) Sybase
7 17 (8.25%) Red Hat
8 13 (6.31%) Cisco
9 9 (4.37%) Becrypt
9 9 (4.37%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.91%) ArcSight
10 6 (2.91%) Informatica
10 6 (2.91%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.91%) Splunk
10 6 (2.91%) Symantec
10 6 (2.91%) Talend
11 4 (1.94%) Aruba
11 4 (1.94%) Citrix
11 4 (1.94%) F5
12 3 (1.46%) WSO2
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