The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 12 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 104 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.33% 16.06% 22.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.26% 37.75% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 34 36
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,250 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 151 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.17% 42.54% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 196 125 103
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
Hertfordshire

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Watford region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Watford

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Watford region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 127 (85.23%) Finance
2 125 (83.89%) Oracle
3 115 (77.18%) Linux
4 94 (63.09%) Degree
5 91 (61.07%) Java
6 85 (57.05%) SQL
7 73 (48.99%) AIX
8 58 (38.93%) Computer Science
9 57 (38.26%) Banking
10 56 (37.58%) Relational Database
10 56 (37.58%) RDBMS
11 55 (36.91%) HTML
12 54 (36.24%) Perl
13 52 (34.90%) J2EE
14 50 (33.56%) Informix
15 48 (32.21%) WebSphere
16 47 (31.54%) Windows
17 45 (30.20%) DB2
17 45 (30.20%) WebSphere Application Server
17 45 (30.20%) Retail
18 43 (28.86%) Tomcat
18 43 (28.86%) IBM
19 42 (28.19%) Shell Script
20 41 (27.52%) Manufacturing
20 41 (27.52%) E-Commerce
20 41 (27.52%) JDBC
20 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
21 38 (25.50%) Solaris
22 37 (24.83%) JSP
22 37 (24.83%) XML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 48 (32.21%) WebSphere
2 45 (30.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (28.86%) Tomcat
4 35 (23.49%) IIS
4 35 (23.49%) IBM HTTP Server
5 33 (22.15%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.01%) Liferay
6 3 (2.01%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (22.82%) MS Office
2 3 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.16%) HTTP
2 33 (22.15%) FTP
3 5 (3.36%) Internet
4 3 (2.01%) SAN
4 3 (2.01%) ATM
5 2 (1.34%) NAS
6 1 (0.67%) Firewall
6 1 (0.67%) Network Security
6 1 (0.67%) LAN
6 1 (0.67%) WAN
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.67%) VPN
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (37.58%) RDBMS
1 56 (37.58%) Relational Database
2 50 (33.56%) Informix
3 45 (30.20%) DB2
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.01%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (24.16%) Eclipse
2 22 (14.77%) Maven
3 15 (10.07%) Selenium
3 15 (10.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (9.40%) JUnit
5 12 (8.05%) Rational Application Developer
6 8 (5.37%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.34%) Subversion
9 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.67%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.67%) JMeter
9 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
General
1 127 (85.23%) Finance
2 57 (38.26%) Banking
3 45 (30.20%) Retail
4 41 (27.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (39.60%) Analyst
2 52 (34.90%) Programmer
3 47 (31.54%) Developer
4 33 (22.15%) Support Analyst
4 33 (22.15%) Operations Analyst
4 33 (22.15%) Operations Support Analyst
5 29 (19.46%) Java Developer
6 20 (13.42%) C Programmer
7 15 (10.07%) Test Engineer
8 14 (9.40%) Analyst Programmer
8 14 (9.40%) Junior
8 14 (9.40%) Junior Analyst
8 14 (9.40%) Junior Support Analyst
8 14 (9.40%) Java Programmer
9 12 (8.05%) Senior Test Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) C++ Developer
11 10 (6.71%) Software Engineer
11 10 (6.71%) Consultant
12 9 (6.04%) Support Consultant
12 9 (6.04%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (36.91%) HTML
2 52 (34.90%) J2EE
3 41 (27.52%) JDBC
4 37 (24.83%) JSP
4 37 (24.83%) XML
5 34 (22.82%) Middleware
6 30 (20.13%) Struts
7 29 (19.46%) Hibernate
7 29 (19.46%) Spring
8 28 (18.79%) Web Services
9 19 (12.75%) CSS
10 8 (5.37%) JSTL
10 8 (5.37%) XHTML
11 4 (2.68%) Servlets
11 4 (2.68%) EJB
12 3 (2.01%) Spring Security
12 3 (2.01%) Spring Web Flow
12 3 (2.01%) jQuery
13 2 (1.34%) JMS
14 1 (0.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 58 (38.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.36%) EFT
3 3 (2.01%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.01%) Symmetrix
3 3 (2.01%) EMC Centera
3 3 (2.01%) Celerra
3 3 (2.01%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (0.67%) EMV
4 1 (0.67%) FMCG
4 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 115 (77.18%) Linux
2 73 (48.99%) AIX
3 47 (31.54%) Windows
4 38 (25.50%) Solaris
5 35 (23.49%) HPUX
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.52%) E-Commerce
2 31 (20.81%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.45%) OO
4 25 (16.78%) TDD
5 18 (12.08%) Test Scripting
6 14 (9.40%) Automation Testing
6 14 (9.40%) Software Testing
7 12 (8.05%) MVC
8 11 (7.38%) ITIL
9 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.37%) Web Development
10 8 (5.37%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.37%) Content Management
10 8 (5.37%) RAD
11 6 (4.03%) Validation
12 5 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.68%) UML
13 4 (2.68%) Quality Management
13 4 (2.68%) Data Validation
14 3 (2.01%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 91 (61.07%) Java
2 85 (57.05%) SQL
3 54 (36.24%) Perl
4 42 (28.19%) Shell Script
5 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
6 32 (21.48%) C
7 27 (18.12%) Bash Shell
8 21 (14.09%) C++
9 20 (13.42%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) C#
10 1 (0.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (63.09%) Degree
2 14 (9.40%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.03%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 125 (83.89%) Oracle
2 43 (28.86%) IBM
3 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.75%) HP
5 8 (5.37%) JBoss
5 8 (5.37%) Perforce
6 6 (4.03%) VMware
6 6 (4.03%) Cisco
6 6 (4.03%) Sun
7 5 (3.36%) EMC
8 3 (2.01%) Juniper
8 3 (2.01%) NetApp
8 3 (2.01%) Brocade
8 3 (2.01%) Dell
8 3 (2.01%) Sybase
8 3 (2.01%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.34%) Symantec
9 2 (1.34%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.67%) ProCurve
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