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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 11 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 14.67% 29.09% 14.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 72.73% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 22
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,465 £62,500
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
27 22 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 36.00% 40.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 57
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,775
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
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 10 (62.50%) Middleware
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) HTTP
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (43.75%) Ant
4 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 7 (43.75%) Change Management
4 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (37.50%) JIRA
5 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Solaris
6 5 (31.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) PuTTY
2 3 (18.75%) WinSCP
2 3 (18.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Ant
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Toad
3 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Environment Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Support
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Trainee
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Middleware
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
2 3 (18.75%) System Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) IBM