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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 22 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 13 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.97% 22.08% 22.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.14% 47.22% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,600 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
37 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 25.52% 46.75% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 41
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Middleware
6 6 (26.09%) HTTP
6 6 (26.09%) J2EE
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
6 6 (26.09%) Ant
6 6 (26.09%) WebLogic
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
6 6 (26.09%) Solaris
6 6 (26.09%) Apache
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
6 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) System Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (26.09%) WebLogic
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Ant
1 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (34.78%) Systems Support
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (17.39%) Trainee
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (8.70%) DBA
8 1 (4.35%) Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) IT Support
8 1 (4.35%) Trainee Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) J2EE
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
2 6 (26.09%) System Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco