The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 18 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 9 2 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 11.69% 6.06% 19.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.62% 20.00% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 20
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £60,279
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% -43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UNIX
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 10 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 33.77% 30.30% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 58
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Rickmansworth region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 14 (70.00%) Middleware
3 13 (65.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 11 (55.00%) MS Office
5 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (55.00%) FTP
5 11 (55.00%) Toad
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) Tivoli
5 11 (55.00%) SSH
5 11 (55.00%) JIRA
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (55.00%) PuTTY
5 11 (55.00%) WinSCP
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Debian
6 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Solaris
8 2 (10.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) J2EE
8 2 (10.00%) Ant

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) FTP
1 11 (55.00%) SSH
1 11 (55.00%) PuTTY
1 11 (55.00%) WinSCP
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Toad
1 11 (55.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Environment Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Middleware
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Debian
2 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (10.00%) Change Management
1 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) Product Management
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) VMware