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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 16 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 11.11% 23.08% 23.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 69.23% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 34
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £60,559
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -25.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,775 £65,000
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
22 13 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 30.56% 33.33% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 58
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -54.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £49,620
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 5 March 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (73.68%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 10 (52.63%) Middleware
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) MS Office
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Tivoli
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
6 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
6 5 (26.32%) SSH
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) Debian
6 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (26.32%) PuTTY
6 5 (26.32%) WinSCP
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (26.32%) Apache

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (26.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SSH
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) PuTTY
1 5 (26.32%) WinSCP
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
1 5 (26.32%) FTP
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Toad
2 5 (26.32%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Environment Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Trainee
5 2 (10.53%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
3 5 (26.32%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
1 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
2 1 (5.26%) System Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
2 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.26%) SOA
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) IBM