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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 7 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 17.74% 3.70% 30.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.33% 100.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 27
Average salary £45,000 £54,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £64,860
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
15 3 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 24.19% 3.70% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 40
Average salary £45,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,860 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (71.43%) Middleware
2 17 (60.71%) Shell Script
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) Java
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) Tivoli
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 9 (32.14%) JIRA
6 9 (32.14%) Solaris
7 8 (28.57%) FTP
7 8 (28.57%) Toad
7 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
7 8 (28.57%) SSH
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (25.00%) PuTTY
8 7 (25.00%) WinSCP
8 7 (25.00%) MS Office
8 7 (25.00%) J2EE
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) HTTP
8 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (17.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 5 (17.86%) Python
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (14.29%) Product Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) FTP
1 8 (28.57%) SSH
2 7 (25.00%) PuTTY
2 7 (25.00%) WinSCP
2 7 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 8 (28.57%) Toad
3 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Middleware Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Environment Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Backup Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Tester
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Release Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) J2EE
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.57%) PKI
1 1 (3.57%) Celerra
1 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Debian
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
1 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 4 (14.29%) Product Management
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.14%) V-Model
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Shell Script
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) AWK
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.57%) SRDF
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Brocade
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) StorageTek
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec