The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Rickmansworth region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 14 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 19.18% 26.88% 28.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 78.13% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 17
Average salary £45,000 £54,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 35.62% 34.41% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 30
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
Hertfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (65.63%) Middleware
2 20 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
5 12 (37.50%) Solaris
6 10 (31.25%) J2EE
6 10 (31.25%) Apache
6 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) HTTP
8 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (25.00%) JIRA
9 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 7 (21.88%) Toad
9 7 (21.88%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) FTP
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (18.75%) SSH
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 6 (18.75%) Release Management
11 5 (15.63%) ClearQuest
11 5 (15.63%) IBM
11 5 (15.63%) Ant
12 4 (12.50%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) ITIL
12 4 (12.50%) SOA
12 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (40.63%) WebLogic
2 10 (31.25%) Apache
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) FTP
2 6 (18.75%) SSH
3 3 (9.38%) PuTTY
3 3 (9.38%) WinSCP
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (21.88%) Toad
3 5 (15.63%) ClearQuest
3 5 (15.63%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Middleware Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Environment Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Backup Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Tester
3 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Tester
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Release Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Middleware
2 10 (31.25%) J2EE
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Celerra
1 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
1 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Solaris
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (18.75%) Release Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) SOA
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 4 (12.50%) Product Management
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.25%) V-Model
6 1 (3.13%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 7 (21.88%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) AWK
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) VocaLink
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) StorageTek
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) EMC