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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 2 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 7.46% 6.90% 26.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 25.00% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 32
Average salary £50,000 £34,250 £60,559
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -43.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,850 £53,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
23 8 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 34.33% 27.59% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 61
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £65,000 £28,500
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 30 January 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
2 11 (68.75%) Middleware
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) SSH
4 8 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) MS Office
4 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (50.00%) FTP
4 8 (50.00%) Toad
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (50.00%) PuTTY
4 8 (50.00%) WinSCP
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
5 5 (31.25%) Debian
5 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) Python

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SSH
1 8 (50.00%) FTP
1 8 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 8 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Toad
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Environment Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
2 5 (31.25%) Debian
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
1 3 (18.75%) Change Management
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft