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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 38 55 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -34
Permanent jobs citing Unix 118 107 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.73% 4.76% 9.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.28% 14.29% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 70 58 177
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
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
486 749 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.58% 33.30% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 391 558 615
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +21 66 £44,500 -15.23% 3
Hemel Hempstead +13 12 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Stevenage - 10 - -
Rickmansworth -2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Hertford - 2 £60,000 -
Kings Langley - 2 - -
Harpenden - 1 £38,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £55,000 -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 158 (60.08%) SQL
2 135 (51.33%) Linux
3 121 (46.01%) Oracle
4 109 (41.44%) Java
5 91 (34.60%) Finance
6 74 (28.14%) Microsoft
7 60 (22.81%) Shell Script
8 58 (22.05%) IBM
8 58 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (20.91%) ITIL
10 52 (19.77%) WebSphere
11 49 (18.63%) Windows
12 46 (17.49%) Degree
13 45 (17.11%) Oracle Database
13 45 (17.11%) MS Office
14 41 (15.59%) J2EE
15 40 (15.21%) HTML
15 40 (15.21%) Perl
16 39 (14.83%) VMware
17 38 (14.45%) MS Excel
18 37 (14.07%) Tomcat
19 35 (13.31%) Python
19 35 (13.31%) E-Commerce
20 34 (12.93%) QA
21 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
22 30 (11.41%) Apache
22 30 (11.41%) HP
22 30 (11.41%) HP UFT
23 29 (11.03%) .NET
23 29 (11.03%) PL/SQL

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 52 (19.77%) WebSphere
2 37 (14.07%) Tomcat
3 30 (11.41%) Apache
4 29 (11.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (4.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 12 (4.56%) OpenEdge
7 9 (3.42%) CMS
7 9 (3.42%) IIS
7 9 (3.42%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.66%) MQSeries
9 6 (2.28%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.90%) JBoss
11 4 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (1.52%) Confluence
12 3 (1.14%) Jetty
13 2 (0.76%) Node.js
13 2 (0.76%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.38%) Documentum
14 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (17.11%) MS Office
2 38 (14.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (2.28%) Google App Engine
4 6 (2.28%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.65%) SSH
2 22 (8.37%) Internet
3 18 (6.84%) Firewall
4 17 (6.46%) DNS
4 17 (6.46%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.56%) FTP
5 12 (4.56%) Network Security
6 11 (4.18%) NAS
6 11 (4.18%) SSL
6 11 (4.18%) VPN
7 9 (3.42%) SAN
8 8 (3.04%) BGP
8 8 (3.04%) IPsec
8 8 (3.04%) MPLS
8 8 (3.04%) OSPF
8 8 (3.04%) Telnet
8 8 (3.04%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.28%) Wireless
10 5 (1.90%) LAN
10 5 (1.90%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.11%) Oracle Database
2 27 (10.27%) MySQL
3 23 (8.75%) DB2
4 22 (8.37%) SQL Server
5 18 (6.84%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.18%) Informix
6 11 (4.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (4.18%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (4.18%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.90%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.90%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.52%) MS Access
12 3 (1.14%) DbVisualizer
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (11.41%) HP UFT
2 21 (7.98%) Cucumber
2 21 (7.98%) Selenium
3 19 (7.22%) JIRA
4 16 (6.08%) LoadRunner
5 13 (4.94%) ClearQuest
6 12 (4.56%) Toad
7 10 (3.80%) Subversion
8 9 (3.42%) Rational Application Developer
9 8 (3.04%) Ant
9 8 (3.04%) JUnit
10 7 (2.66%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.66%) Log4j
11 5 (1.90%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.52%) Mockito
13 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.38%) NUnit
14 1 (0.38%) Rational Rose
14 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (34.60%) Finance
2 27 (10.27%) Retail
3 26 (9.89%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.70%) Billing
5 12 (4.56%) Games
6 10 (3.80%) Banking
7 9 (3.42%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.04%) Marketing
9 5 (1.90%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.90%) Front Office
9 5 (1.90%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.52%) Electronics
10 4 (1.52%) Military
10 4 (1.52%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 91 (34.60%) Analyst
2 46 (17.49%) Test Analyst
3 40 (15.21%) Developer
4 31 (11.79%) Support Analyst
5 25 (9.51%) Administrator
5 25 (9.51%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (9.13%) Applications Support
7 22 (8.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 20 (7.60%) Linux Administrator
9 17 (6.46%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.70%) Java Developer
10 15 (5.70%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.70%) SQL Analyst
11 13 (4.94%) Architect
11 13 (4.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 13 (4.94%) Unix Analyst
12 12 (4.56%) Network Engineer
12 12 (4.56%) Unix Administrator
12 12 (4.56%) Unix Support
12 12 (4.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.59%) J2EE
2 40 (15.21%) HTML
3 29 (11.03%) .NET
4 25 (9.51%) XML
5 20 (7.60%) JSP
5 20 (7.60%) Middleware
6 17 (6.46%) Web Services
7 16 (6.08%) EJB
7 16 (6.08%) jQuery
7 16 (6.08%) Servlets
8 15 (5.70%) CSS
9 14 (5.32%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (4.94%) LAMP
10 13 (4.94%) Spring
11 12 (4.56%) Kendo UI
12 10 (3.80%) REST
13 9 (3.42%) .NET Framework
14 8 (3.04%) JMS
14 8 (3.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.94%) Statistics
4 12 (4.56%) Client/Server
4 12 (4.56%) Data Integration
4 12 (4.56%) N-Tier
5 11 (4.18%) Clustering
6 8 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.04%) PACS
6 8 (3.04%) Physics
7 7 (2.66%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.66%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.66%) Replication
8 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.90%) Life Science
10 4 (1.52%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.52%) iPad
11 3 (1.14%) Robotics
12 2 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 135 (51.33%) Linux
2 49 (18.63%) Windows
3 14 (5.32%) Solaris
4 12 (4.56%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.80%) AIX
6 10 (3.80%) HPUX
6 10 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.66%) CentOS
7 7 (2.66%) Debian
7 7 (2.66%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.90%) CoreOS
8 5 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.14%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.38%) Android
11 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.91%) ITIL
3 35 (13.31%) E-Commerce
4 26 (9.89%) MVC
4 26 (9.89%) Regression Testing
5 25 (9.51%) Test Scripting
6 23 (8.75%) Scrum
7 22 (8.37%) Time Management
8 21 (7.98%) Data Modelling
8 21 (7.98%) Functional Testing
9 19 (7.22%) High Availability
9 19 (7.22%) Problem Management
9 19 (7.22%) Software Testing
10 17 (6.46%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.46%) Open Source
10 17 (6.46%) Service Management
10 17 (6.46%) Test Automation
10 17 (6.46%) Test Management
11 16 (6.08%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (5.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (60.08%) SQL
2 109 (41.44%) Java
3 60 (22.81%) Shell Script
4 40 (15.21%) Perl
5 35 (13.31%) Python
6 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 29 (11.03%) PL/SQL
8 23 (8.75%) C++
9 21 (7.98%) C
9 21 (7.98%) C#
10 20 (7.60%) Bash Shell
11 14 (5.32%) VB
12 12 (4.56%) OpenEdge ABL
12 12 (4.56%) Progress 4GL
13 11 (4.18%) PHP
14 5 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.52%) VBA
16 2 (0.76%) Scala
17 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (17.49%) Degree
2 16 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.56%) CCNP
6 10 (3.80%) CCIE
7 9 (3.42%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.66%) PhD
9 5 (1.90%) CISM
9 5 (1.90%) CISSP
10 4 (1.52%) CISA
10 4 (1.52%) MCP
10 4 (1.52%) Sun Certification
11 3 (1.14%) CCNA
12 2 (0.76%) CWNA
12 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.38%) CEH
13 1 (0.38%) MCSE
13 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.38%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.93%) QA
2 17 (6.46%) SLA
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.14%) ISO 8583
4 3 (1.14%) ISO20022
System Software
1 25 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.18%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (3.80%) Postfix
4 10 (3.80%) qmail
4 10 (3.80%) Sendmail
5 6 (2.28%) Ceph
6 5 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.76%) Docker
7 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (4.94%) Data Guard
2 13 (4.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (4.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (4.18%) Puppet
4 10 (3.80%) Plesk
5 5 (1.90%) SCCM
6 2 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.38%) Ansible
7 1 (0.38%) Nessus
7 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.38%) QRadar
7 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.38%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 121 (46.01%) Oracle
2 74 (28.14%) Microsoft
3 58 (22.05%) IBM
4 39 (14.83%) VMware
5 30 (11.41%) HP
6 18 (6.84%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.56%) Cisco
7 12 (4.56%) Progress
8 10 (3.80%) ComArch
9 9 (3.42%) Aruba
10 8 (3.04%) Google
10 8 (3.04%) Sybase
11 7 (2.66%) F5
11 7 (2.66%) Juniper
11 7 (2.66%) Sun
12 6 (2.28%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.90%) Interwoven
13 5 (1.90%) NetApp
13 5 (1.90%) SAP
13 5 (1.90%) Teradata
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago