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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 14.08% 23.30% 34.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.62% 77.42% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 19
Average salary £43,750 £54,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.72% +14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £59,900 £57,752
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
21 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 29.58% 30.10% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 33
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 19 August 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 20 (64.52%) Shell Script
1 20 (64.52%) Middleware
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) Finance
5 11 (35.48%) Tivoli
6 10 (32.26%) JIRA
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
7 9 (29.03%) Toad
7 9 (29.03%) Solaris
8 8 (25.81%) FTP
8 8 (25.81%) SSH
8 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
8 8 (25.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (22.58%) HTTP
9 7 (22.58%) Apache
9 7 (22.58%) J2EE
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Release Management
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (16.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (16.13%) PuTTY
11 5 (16.13%) WinSCP
11 5 (16.13%) ClearQuest
11 5 (16.13%) MS Office
11 5 (16.13%) Python
11 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) FTP
1 8 (25.81%) SSH
2 7 (22.58%) HTTP
3 5 (16.13%) PuTTY
3 5 (16.13%) WinSCP
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 9 (29.03%) Toad
3 5 (16.13%) ClearQuest
4 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Middleware Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Environment Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Environment Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Backup Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Tester
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Release Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Middleware
2 7 (22.58%) J2EE
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Celerra
1 1 (3.23%) PKI
1 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Solaris
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
1 8 (25.81%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (19.35%) Release Management
3 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) Product Management
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.45%) V-Model
6 1 (3.23%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Shell Script
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) AWK
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
1 1 (3.23%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) Brocade
4 1 (3.23%) VocaLink
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) StorageTek
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) EMC