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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 10.00% 19.44% 26.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.00% 56.00% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 16
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
25 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 15.63% 34.72% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.00%) ISEB
7 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
7 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.00%) QA
7 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.00%) System Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Solaris
7 7 (25.00%) MS Office
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
8 6 (21.43%) Selenium
8 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 5 (17.86%) Ant
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Trainee
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Trainee Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) J2EE
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML5
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (25.00%) System Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco