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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 140 154 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.74% 6.12% 9.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.28% 22.68% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83 113 106
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
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
726 679 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.75% 26.97% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 548 555 513
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,425 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 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 28 July 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 +3 84 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Hemel Hempstead +3 18 £40,000 -38.46%
Rickmansworth -14 16 £45,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £57,500 -
St Albans -34 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Royston - 1 £42,500 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 173 (68.38%) Linux
2 132 (52.17%) SQL
3 122 (48.22%) Java
4 105 (41.50%) Oracle
5 100 (39.53%) Windows
6 91 (35.97%) Finance
7 66 (26.09%) AIX
8 62 (24.51%) XML
9 61 (24.11%) WebSphere
10 59 (23.32%) Solaris
10 59 (23.32%) JavaScript
10 59 (23.32%) HTML
10 59 (23.32%) Shell Script
11 58 (22.92%) DB2
12 56 (22.13%) IBM
12 56 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (21.74%) Degree
14 49 (19.37%) J2EE
15 46 (18.18%) Perl
16 44 (17.39%) C
17 43 (17.00%) Apache
18 41 (16.21%) Tomcat
19 40 (15.81%) Web Services
19 40 (15.81%) MySQL
20 39 (15.42%) HP
21 37 (14.62%) HPUX
22 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
22 36 (14.23%) Relational Database
23 35 (13.83%) Computer Science
24 34 (13.44%) C++

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 61 (24.11%) WebSphere
2 43 (17.00%) Apache
3 41 (16.21%) Tomcat
4 32 (12.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 28 (11.07%) IIS
6 26 (10.28%) Apache ServiceMix
7 16 (6.32%) MQSeries
8 13 (5.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 13 (5.14%) WebLogic
9 11 (4.35%) JBoss
10 7 (2.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.79%) Liferay
12 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.79%) Drupal
13 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (10.67%) MS Office
2 15 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.58%) SAP SRM
1 4 (1.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.65%) HTTP
2 21 (8.30%) Firewall
3 20 (7.91%) SAN
4 18 (7.11%) FTP
5 16 (6.32%) Internet
6 13 (5.14%) LAN
7 10 (3.95%) WAN
8 9 (3.56%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.37%) DNS
10 5 (1.98%) Wireless
10 5 (1.98%) DHCP
11 4 (1.58%) NAS
11 4 (1.58%) SSL
12 3 (1.19%) VoIP
12 3 (1.19%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.79%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.79%) Network Security
13 2 (0.79%) SSH
13 2 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.92%) DB2
2 40 (15.81%) MySQL
3 36 (14.23%) Relational Database
4 33 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 21 (8.30%) DbVisualizer
6 19 (7.51%) Oracle Database
7 15 (5.93%) Informix
8 13 (5.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.58%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (11.46%) Subversion
2 26 (10.28%) HP UFT
3 23 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 21 (8.30%) JUnit
5 17 (6.72%) Rational Application Developer
6 16 (6.32%) Selenium
7 14 (5.53%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 13 (5.14%) Maven
9 11 (4.35%) LoadRunner
9 11 (4.35%) Ant
10 10 (3.95%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.58%) JIRA
12 3 (1.19%) Log4j
12 3 (1.19%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.79%) Toad
14 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 91 (35.97%) Finance
2 30 (11.86%) Retail
3 29 (11.46%) Banking
4 11 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.58%) Marketing
5 4 (1.58%) Front Office
6 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (24.90%) Analyst
2 62 (24.51%) Developer
3 38 (15.02%) Java Developer
4 30 (11.86%) Programmer
5 28 (11.07%) Support Analyst
6 25 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (8.70%) Architect
7 22 (8.70%) Tester
8 19 (7.51%) Administrator
9 15 (5.93%) Test Analyst
9 15 (5.93%) Applications Support
9 15 (5.93%) Consultant
10 14 (5.53%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (5.14%) Support Consultant
11 13 (5.14%) Operations Analyst
11 13 (5.14%) Java Consultant
11 13 (5.14%) Operations Support Analyst
12 12 (4.74%) UNIX Administrator
12 12 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (4.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (24.51%) XML
2 59 (23.32%) HTML
3 49 (19.37%) J2EE
4 40 (15.81%) Web Services
5 31 (12.25%) Spring
5 31 (12.25%) JDBC
6 30 (11.86%) CSS
7 27 (10.67%) JSP
8 22 (8.70%) Struts
9 21 (8.30%) Flash
10 18 (7.11%) Hibernate
11 17 (6.72%) Middleware
12 16 (6.32%) REST
12 16 (6.32%) JMS
13 14 (5.53%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.53%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (5.14%) XHTML
14 13 (5.14%) JSTL
15 11 (4.35%) RESTful
16 10 (3.95%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (13.83%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.16%) FMCG
4 7 (2.77%) Clustering
4 7 (2.77%) HP Superdome
5 6 (2.37%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.98%) Blog
6 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.58%) Replication
8 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.19%) Derivative
8 3 (1.19%) PKI
8 3 (1.19%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.19%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.79%) User Experience
9 2 (0.79%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 173 (68.38%) Linux
2 100 (39.53%) Windows
3 66 (26.09%) AIX
4 59 (23.32%) Solaris
5 37 (14.62%) HPUX
6 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.65%) Automated Testing
1 32 (12.65%) Software Engineering
2 31 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.86%) ITIL
3 30 (11.86%) System Testing
4 28 (11.07%) TDD
4 28 (11.07%) Problem Management
5 26 (10.28%) E-Commerce
5 26 (10.28%) Regression Testing
5 26 (10.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 24 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (7.51%) MVC
8 17 (6.72%) OO
9 16 (6.32%) Content Management
9 16 (6.32%) Web Development
10 15 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (5.93%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.53%) Change Management
12 13 (5.14%) RAD
12 13 (5.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 132 (52.17%) SQL
2 122 (48.22%) Java
3 59 (23.32%) JavaScript
3 59 (23.32%) Shell Script
4 46 (18.18%) Perl
5 44 (17.39%) C
6 34 (13.44%) C++
7 28 (11.07%) Bash Shell
8 24 (9.49%) Python
9 20 (7.91%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.16%) XPath
11 5 (1.98%) C#
11 5 (1.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (1.58%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.58%) XQuery
13 3 (1.19%) VB
13 3 (1.19%) PHP
14 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.79%) Jython
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (21.74%) Degree
2 22 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.11%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.93%) Sun Certification
5 10 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.95%) CISSP
5 10 (3.95%) ISEB
5 10 (3.95%) CISM
6 3 (1.19%) PhD
7 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.40%) RHCE
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.07%) QA
2 16 (6.32%) SLA
3 9 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.56%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.58%) RosettaNet
5 3 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.56%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) Samba
3 5 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (1.19%) Firmware
4 3 (1.19%) NFS
4 3 (1.19%) SRDF
4 3 (1.19%) vSphere
5 2 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 9 (3.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.19%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.79%) Ansible
6 2 (0.79%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.79%) SnapVault
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.79%) Legato
7 1 (0.40%) Control-M
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (41.50%) Oracle
2 56 (22.13%) IBM
3 39 (15.42%) HP
4 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.11%) Sun
6 15 (5.93%) Cisco
7 13 (5.14%) VMware
7 13 (5.14%) SAP
8 6 (2.37%) EMC
9 5 (1.98%) Sybase
10 4 (1.58%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.58%) Blue Martini
10 4 (1.58%) Computacenter
10 4 (1.58%) Citrix
10 4 (1.58%) BMC
10 4 (1.58%) Remedy
11 3 (1.19%) Symantec
11 3 (1.19%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.19%) Brocade
12 2 (0.79%) hybris
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellant Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellant Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonues & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago