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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 33 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 163 183 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.69% 7.76% 8.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.73% 27.31% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 117 148 104
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £33,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +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
659 670 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.05% 28.40% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 533 540 459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £60,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +4 92 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Rickmansworth -17 16 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £50,000 -23.07%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £57,500 -
Royston - 2 £46,250 -
Letchworth -8 1 £62,500 +108.33% 2
St Albans -26 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Harpenden - 1 £60,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 176 (64.94%) Linux
2 143 (52.77%) SQL
3 122 (45.02%) Java
4 117 (43.17%) Oracle
5 97 (35.79%) Windows
6 90 (33.21%) Finance
7 82 (30.26%) AIX
8 76 (28.04%) HTML
9 74 (27.31%) XML
10 69 (25.46%) Analytical Skills
11 67 (24.72%) Shell Script
12 66 (24.35%) Perl
13 64 (23.62%) Solaris
13 64 (23.62%) IBM
14 61 (22.51%) WebSphere
15 60 (22.14%) JavaScript
16 58 (21.40%) Degree
17 56 (20.66%) DB2
18 50 (18.45%) C
19 48 (17.71%) HPUX
20 47 (17.34%) Apache
21 45 (16.61%) MySQL
22 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
23 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
24 41 (15.13%) Tomcat
25 40 (14.76%) HP
25 40 (14.76%) Computer Science
26 38 (14.02%) Relational Database
26 38 (14.02%) RDBMS
26 38 (14.02%) J2EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (22.51%) WebSphere
2 47 (17.34%) Apache
3 41 (15.13%) Tomcat
4 36 (13.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 31 (11.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 24 (8.86%) IIS
7 16 (5.90%) MQSeries
8 13 (4.80%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (4.06%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.58%) JBoss
11 6 (2.21%) OpenEdge
11 6 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.37%) Drupal
14 1 (0.37%) JCAPS
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (12.92%) MS Office
2 17 (6.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) SAP SRM
1 3 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.32%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.48%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.48%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.81%) HTTP
2 24 (8.86%) Firewall
3 21 (7.75%) FTP
4 18 (6.64%) Internet
5 16 (5.90%) SAN
6 12 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.43%) LAN
7 10 (3.69%) WAN
8 7 (2.58%) DNS
9 6 (2.21%) DHCP
9 6 (2.21%) Telnet
9 6 (2.21%) Wireless
9 6 (2.21%) SSH
9 6 (2.21%) PuTTY
10 4 (1.48%) Network Security
11 3 (1.11%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.11%) NAS
11 3 (1.11%) VoIP
11 3 (1.11%) SSL
11 3 (1.11%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.66%) DB2
2 45 (16.61%) MySQL
3 38 (14.02%) RDBMS
3 38 (14.02%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.64%) Oracle Database
4 18 (6.64%) DbVisualizer
5 15 (5.54%) Informix
6 12 (4.43%) SQL Server
7 11 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.95%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (12.55%) Subversion
2 32 (11.81%) HP UFT
3 23 (8.49%) Eclipse
4 20 (7.38%) JUnit
5 18 (6.64%) Selenium
5 18 (6.64%) Cucumber
6 17 (6.27%) Rational Application Developer
7 13 (4.80%) Maven
7 13 (4.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 13 (4.80%) LoadRunner
8 10 (3.69%) Ant
9 9 (3.32%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.32%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.95%) JIRA
11 7 (2.58%) Toad
12 6 (2.21%) Log4j
13 4 (1.48%) WebSpeed
13 4 (1.48%) JMeter
14 2 (0.74%) PowerBuilder
14 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 90 (33.21%) Finance
2 27 (9.96%) Banking
3 25 (9.23%) Retail
4 7 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.48%) Electronics
5 4 (1.48%) Marketing
6 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.11%) Front Office
7 2 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (25.46%) Developer
2 61 (22.51%) Analyst
3 37 (13.65%) Java Developer
4 32 (11.81%) Programmer
5 31 (11.44%) Support Analyst
6 29 (10.70%) Architect
7 25 (9.23%) Tester
8 23 (8.49%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (8.12%) Administrator
10 21 (7.75%) Test Analyst
11 20 (7.38%) C Programmer
12 19 (7.01%) Consultant
13 18 (6.64%) Operations Analyst
13 18 (6.64%) Operations Support Analyst
14 13 (4.80%) Automation Tester
14 13 (4.80%) Java Consultant
14 13 (4.80%) Support Consultant
14 13 (4.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 13 (4.80%) UNIX Administrator
15 12 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.04%) HTML
2 74 (27.31%) XML
3 38 (14.02%) J2EE
4 37 (13.65%) Web Services
5 34 (12.55%) JDBC
6 29 (10.70%) CSS
7 24 (8.86%) JMS
7 24 (8.86%) REST
8 21 (7.75%) Spring
9 20 (7.38%) Struts
10 19 (7.01%) WebSphere MQ
11 18 (6.64%) Flash
12 17 (6.27%) JSP
13 15 (5.54%) SOAP
14 14 (5.17%) Spring MVC
15 13 (4.80%) JSON
15 13 (4.80%) JSTL
15 13 (4.80%) XHTML
16 12 (4.43%) jQuery
17 10 (3.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (25.46%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (14.76%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.43%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.32%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.95%) Data Integration
5 8 (2.95%) FMCG
6 7 (2.58%) HP Superdome
6 7 (2.58%) Replication
6 7 (2.58%) Clustering
7 6 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.21%) Web 2.0
7 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.85%) User Experience
8 5 (1.85%) Blog
9 3 (1.11%) Derivative
9 3 (1.11%) Robotics
9 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.11%) Physics
9 3 (1.11%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 176 (64.94%) Linux
2 97 (35.79%) Windows
3 82 (30.26%) AIX
4 64 (23.62%) Solaris
5 48 (17.71%) HPUX
6 7 (2.58%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.85%) Debian
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.37%) Android
10 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.28%) Automated Testing
3 31 (11.44%) ITIL
4 30 (11.07%) E-Commerce
5 29 (10.70%) System Testing
6 26 (9.59%) Problem Management
7 24 (8.86%) Software Engineering
7 24 (8.86%) Regression Testing
7 24 (8.86%) MVC
8 23 (8.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 22 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (7.01%) TDD
10 19 (7.01%) Content Management
10 19 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.90%) Web Development
13 15 (5.54%) Manual Testing
14 14 (5.17%) Test Automation
14 14 (5.17%) Migration
14 14 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 143 (52.77%) SQL
2 122 (45.02%) Java
3 67 (24.72%) Shell Script
4 66 (24.35%) Perl
5 60 (22.14%) JavaScript
6 50 (18.45%) C
7 37 (13.65%) C++
8 36 (13.28%) Bash Shell
9 33 (12.18%) Python
10 24 (8.86%) PL/SQL
11 13 (4.80%) C#
12 9 (3.32%) XPath
13 6 (2.21%) PHP
13 6 (2.21%) Progress 4GL
13 6 (2.21%) VB
14 5 (1.85%) Ruby
15 4 (1.48%) Scala
15 4 (1.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (21.40%) Degree
2 23 (8.49%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.90%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.17%) Sun Certification
5 13 (4.80%) ISEB
6 10 (3.69%) CISSP
6 10 (3.69%) CISM
7 7 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (2.21%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.11%) PhD
10 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.37%) RHCE
11 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.07%) QA
2 12 (4.43%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.69%) SLA
4 9 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.11%) RosettaNet
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.95%) Samba
3 6 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.11%) Firmware
5 3 (1.11%) SRDF
5 3 (1.11%) vSphere
6 2 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.74%) NFS
6 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.37%) XenApp
7 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) Docker
7 1 (0.37%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.95%) Data Guard
3 7 (2.58%) Puppet
4 6 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.74%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.74%) SnapVault
6 2 (0.74%) Legato
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.37%) Control-M
7 1 (0.37%) Nagios
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 117 (43.17%) Oracle
2 64 (23.62%) IBM
3 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
4 40 (14.76%) HP
5 17 (6.27%) Cisco
6 15 (5.54%) Sun
7 13 (4.80%) SAP
8 12 (4.43%) VMware
9 8 (2.95%) EMC
10 6 (2.21%) Interwoven
10 6 (2.21%) Progress
10 6 (2.21%) Sybase
11 5 (1.85%) Symantec
12 4 (1.48%) Dell
12 4 (1.48%) Juniper
12 4 (1.48%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.48%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.11%) F5
13 3 (1.11%) BMC
13 3 (1.11%) Citrix
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + Bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent salary and bens pack
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago