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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 222 162 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.63% 8.08% 13.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.17% 27.18% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 184 105 280
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 £32,200 £34,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,800 £64,860
UK excluding London average salary £41,575 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -1.23%
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
690 596 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.92% 29.71% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 551 462 729
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +3 86 £42,500 +6.25% 6
St Albans +6 21 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -16 19 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Letchworth +8 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Rickmansworth +8 11 £45,000 -17.43%
Hitchin -6 10 £48,750 +23.41% 1
Stevenage +1 8 £45,000 +43.08% 2
Welwyn Garden City -2 2 £28,750 -32.35% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £50,000 -
UNIX
East of England

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 275 (64.10%) Linux
2 230 (53.61%) Java
3 217 (50.58%) Oracle
4 208 (48.48%) SQL
5 169 (39.39%) Finance
6 145 (33.80%) Degree
7 117 (27.27%) Windows
8 109 (25.41%) C
9 107 (24.94%) Computer Science
10 106 (24.71%) C++
11 102 (23.78%) Shell Script
12 98 (22.84%) Python
13 96 (22.38%) Software Engineering
14 90 (20.98%) AIX
15 88 (20.51%) OO
16 84 (19.58%) Solaris
17 83 (19.35%) J2EE
18 79 (18.41%) Tomcat
19 75 (17.48%) C#
20 70 (16.32%) WebSphere
20 70 (16.32%) Multithreading
21 68 (15.85%) Perl
21 68 (15.85%) IBM
22 67 (15.62%) Retail
23 66 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
24 65 (15.15%) Relational Database
25 64 (14.92%) Middleware
26 61 (14.22%) Microsoft
26 61 (14.22%) Oracle Database
27 60 (13.99%) E-Commerce

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 79 (18.41%) Tomcat
2 70 (16.32%) WebSphere
3 56 (13.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 46 (10.72%) IIS
5 42 (9.79%) IBM HTTP Server
6 40 (9.32%) MQSeries
7 26 (6.06%) Apache
8 22 (5.13%) MS Exchange
9 21 (4.90%) GlassFish
9 21 (4.90%) WebLogic
10 17 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (3.96%) Tuxedo
11 14 (3.26%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (2.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
15 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (1.17%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (10.96%) MS Office
2 15 (3.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.40%) Tridion
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.23%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.40%) Google Compute Engine
1 6 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.70%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 59 (13.75%) HTTP
2 41 (9.56%) FTP
3 35 (8.16%) Internet
4 26 (6.06%) Wireless
5 23 (5.36%) SAN
6 17 (3.96%) VoIP
6 17 (3.96%) Firewall
6 17 (3.96%) BGP
7 16 (3.73%) VPN
8 15 (3.50%) DNS
8 15 (3.50%) MPLS
8 15 (3.50%) OSPF
9 12 (2.80%) SSH
10 11 (2.56%) LDAP
11 10 (2.33%) VPLS
12 9 (2.10%) NAS
12 9 (2.10%) Junos
13 8 (1.86%) PuTTY
13 8 (1.86%) WinSCP
13 8 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 61 (14.22%) Oracle Database
3 57 (13.29%) RDBMS
4 55 (12.82%) DB2
5 26 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (5.59%) Informix
7 18 (4.20%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 18 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.20%) NoSQL
7 18 (4.20%) BigTable
8 17 (3.96%) SQL Server
8 17 (3.96%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.50%) MySQL
9 15 (3.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (1.86%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 28 (6.53%) Eclipse
2 23 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (5.13%) JUnit
4 18 (4.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (4.20%) Ant
5 16 (3.73%) Subversion
6 15 (3.50%) Rational Application Developer
7 13 (3.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 13 (3.03%) Maven
8 12 (2.80%) JIRA
8 12 (2.80%) Selenium
9 10 (2.33%) Toad
10 8 (1.86%) Log4j
11 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.93%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.47%) Hudson
13 2 (0.47%) Facilita Forecast
13 2 (0.47%) Fiddler
13 2 (0.47%) Rational Performance Tester
13 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 169 (39.39%) Finance
2 67 (15.62%) Retail
3 52 (12.12%) Manufacturing
4 50 (11.66%) Banking
5 28 (6.53%) Games
6 7 (1.63%) Back Office
7 3 (0.70%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (22.84%) Developer
1 98 (22.84%) Analyst
2 55 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 54 (12.59%) Java Developer
4 47 (10.96%) Support Analyst
5 42 (9.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 41 (9.56%) Software Developer
7 37 (8.62%) Operations Analyst
8 36 (8.39%) Programmer
9 32 (7.46%) Operations Support Analyst
10 30 (6.99%) Administrator
11 28 (6.53%) Senior Software Engineer
12 27 (6.29%) Consultant
13 20 (4.66%) Applications Support
13 20 (4.66%) Architect
13 20 (4.66%) C++ Developer
14 19 (4.43%) Java Software Developer
14 19 (4.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 18 (4.20%) Junior
15 18 (4.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (19.35%) J2EE
2 64 (14.92%) Middleware
3 48 (11.19%) JDBC
4 47 (10.96%) HTML
5 45 (10.49%) XML
6 33 (7.69%) JSP
7 25 (5.83%) Web Services
8 22 (5.13%) CSS
8 22 (5.13%) Struts
9 19 (4.43%) Spring
10 16 (3.73%) Servlets
11 15 (3.50%) JMS
11 15 (3.50%) Hibernate
12 14 (3.26%) .NET
12 14 (3.26%) EJB
13 13 (3.03%) XHTML
13 13 (3.03%) JSTL
14 8 (1.86%) XMLBeans
14 8 (1.86%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 107 (24.94%) Computer Science
2 66 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 19 (4.43%) Open Source
5 14 (3.26%) Data Integration
6 13 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.03%) PKI
7 12 (2.80%) EFT
8 10 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.33%) Physics
9 9 (2.10%) Web 2.0
10 8 (1.86%) Replication
11 5 (1.17%) Firmware
12 4 (0.93%) Statistics
13 3 (0.70%) AS400
13 3 (0.70%) Clustering
13 3 (0.70%) e-Health
13 3 (0.70%) Tandem
14 2 (0.47%) EMV
15 1 (0.23%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 275 (64.10%) Linux
2 117 (27.27%) Windows
3 90 (20.98%) AIX
4 84 (19.58%) Solaris
5 36 (8.39%) HPUX
6 18 (4.20%) Android
6 18 (4.20%) Apple iOS
7 17 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.93%) Debian
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.70%) CentOS
12 2 (0.47%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.47%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.23%) zOS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.38%) Software Engineering
2 88 (20.51%) OO
3 70 (16.32%) Multithreading
4 60 (13.99%) E-Commerce
5 57 (13.29%) ITIL
6 24 (5.59%) Problem Management
6 24 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (5.13%) Test Scripting
8 21 (4.90%) Software Testing
8 21 (4.90%) Content Management
8 21 (4.90%) SOA
9 19 (4.43%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (3.96%) UML
11 16 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (3.50%) PRINCE2
12 15 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (3.50%) MVC
12 15 (3.50%) Workflow
13 14 (3.26%) RAD
14 13 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 230 (53.61%) Java
2 208 (48.48%) SQL
3 109 (25.41%) C
4 106 (24.71%) C++
5 102 (23.78%) Shell Script
6 98 (22.84%) Python
7 75 (17.48%) C#
8 68 (15.85%) Perl
9 40 (9.32%) Bash Shell
10 39 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 27 (6.29%) PL/SQL
12 18 (4.20%) Scala
12 18 (4.20%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.10%) VB
14 8 (1.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 8 (1.86%) XPath
15 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.70%) PHP
16 3 (0.70%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 145 (33.80%) Degree
2 22 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.20%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (3.96%) OCP
6 14 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (3.26%) CCNP
7 13 (3.03%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (2.10%) Sun Certification
9 9 (2.10%) MCP
9 9 (2.10%) MBCS
9 9 (2.10%) VCP4
9 9 (2.10%) VCP5
10 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.17%) MCSE
10 5 (1.17%) MCTS
10 5 (1.17%) MCITP
11 4 (0.93%) VCAP
11 4 (0.93%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.13%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.40%) KVM
5 6 (1.40%) vSphere
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.93%) Veritas File System
6 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.70%) RACF
7 3 (0.70%) XenApp
7 3 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.70%) ACF2
8 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.23%) Samba
9 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.23%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 20 (4.66%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.86%) Puppet
5 4 (0.93%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.93%) Control-M
6 3 (0.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.70%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.23%) MOM
7 1 (0.23%) Novell Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) OpenView
7 1 (0.23%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) Ansible
7 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 217 (50.58%) Oracle
2 68 (15.85%) IBM
3 61 (14.22%) Microsoft
4 42 (9.79%) VMware
5 29 (6.76%) HP
6 25 (5.83%) Cisco
7 23 (5.36%) Sun
8 20 (4.66%) Red Hat
9 14 (3.26%) JBoss
10 12 (2.80%) SolarWinds
10 12 (2.80%) Juniper
11 9 (2.10%) Perforce
12 8 (1.86%) Foundry
12 8 (1.86%) Aruba
12 8 (1.86%) Interwoven
13 7 (1.63%) NetApp
13 7 (1.63%) BMC
13 7 (1.63%) EMC
13 7 (1.63%) Google
13 7 (1.63%) Blue Coat
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 21 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum £30k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 6 days ago