The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 8 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 78 48 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.42% 8.92% 17.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.71% 24.87% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 75
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 Watford region.

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 193 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.88% 35.87% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 141 180
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Watford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 104 (75.36%) SQL
2 80 (57.97%) Oracle
2 80 (57.97%) Java
3 64 (46.38%) Finance
4 59 (42.75%) Linux
5 47 (34.06%) Shell Script
6 42 (30.43%) IBM
7 38 (27.54%) ITIL
7 38 (27.54%) MS Office
7 38 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (26.09%) WebSphere
9 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
10 32 (23.19%) Degree
11 30 (21.74%) Perl
11 30 (21.74%) Tomcat
12 28 (20.29%) J2EE
12 28 (20.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 27 (19.57%) E-Commerce
14 25 (18.12%) Telecoms
15 24 (17.39%) QA
16 23 (16.67%) MySQL
16 23 (16.67%) PL/SQL
16 23 (16.67%) Bash Shell
16 23 (16.67%) Oracle Database
17 22 (15.94%) MS Excel
18 21 (15.22%) Apache
19 20 (14.49%) HP UFT
19 20 (14.49%) HTML
19 20 (14.49%) Test Scripting
20 19 (13.77%) DB2

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 30 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 28 (20.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (15.22%) Apache
5 17 (12.32%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (5.80%) WebLogic
7 7 (5.07%) JBoss
8 6 (4.35%) MQSeries
9 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.90%) CMS
9 4 (2.90%) Confluence
10 3 (2.17%) Jetty
11 2 (1.45%) Node.js
11 2 (1.45%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 38 (27.54%) MS Office
2 22 (15.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) FTP
1 16 (11.59%) SSH
2 15 (10.87%) Internet
3 12 (8.70%) DNS
3 12 (8.70%) SSL
4 4 (2.90%) Firewall
4 4 (2.90%) PuTTY
4 4 (2.90%) Telnet
5 3 (2.17%) HTTP
6 2 (1.45%) Network Security
7 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.67%) MySQL
1 23 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 19 (13.77%) DB2
3 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (5.07%) Informix
7 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.90%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (2.90%) MS Access
9 3 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.45%) DbVisualizer
11 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (14.49%) HP UFT
2 18 (13.04%) JIRA
3 14 (10.14%) LoadRunner
4 13 (9.42%) Cucumber
4 13 (9.42%) Selenium
5 12 (8.70%) ClearQuest
6 9 (6.52%) Subversion
7 8 (5.80%) JUnit
7 8 (5.80%) Toad
8 7 (5.07%) Rational Application Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Ant
9 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.90%) Log4j
10 4 (2.90%) Mockito
11 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 64 (46.38%) Finance
2 25 (18.12%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.87%) Billing
3 15 (10.87%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Banking
5 6 (4.35%) Marketing
6 4 (2.90%) Electronics
6 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.90%) Military
7 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (45.65%) Analyst
2 36 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 17 (12.32%) Applications Support
5 14 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.42%) Administrator
6 13 (9.42%) SQL Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) Unix Support
8 11 (7.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.25%) Architect
9 10 (7.25%) Developer
9 10 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) SQL Support Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) Unix Administrator
10 9 (6.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.80%) E-Commerce Developer
11 8 (5.80%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) J2EE
2 20 (14.49%) HTML
3 18 (13.04%) XML
4 17 (12.32%) LAMP
4 17 (12.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (10.87%) JSP
6 13 (9.42%) CSS
7 12 (8.70%) Web Services
8 11 (7.97%) EJB
8 11 (7.97%) Servlets
9 9 (6.52%) JDBC
10 8 (5.80%) Spring
10 8 (5.80%) XSD
11 5 (3.62%) JMS
11 5 (3.62%) JSON
11 5 (3.62%) SOAP
11 5 (3.62%) XSLT
12 4 (2.90%) Classic ASP
12 4 (2.90%) Struts
12 4 (2.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Clustering
2 11 (7.97%) Statistics
3 9 (6.52%) Data Integration
4 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.90%) Fintech
5 4 (2.90%) iPad
5 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.45%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.75%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) AIX
3 13 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.97%) Solaris
5 9 (6.52%) HPUX
6 6 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (27.54%) ITIL
2 27 (19.57%) E-Commerce
3 20 (14.49%) Test Scripting
4 18 (13.04%) Regression Testing
5 17 (12.32%) Data Modelling
5 17 (12.32%) Software Testing
6 16 (11.59%) Functional Testing
6 16 (11.59%) Scrum
7 15 (10.87%) Problem Management
8 14 (10.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (8.70%) Release Management
9 12 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 12 (8.70%) Test Management
9 12 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 11 (7.97%) MVC
11 10 (7.25%) Service Management
11 10 (7.25%) System Testing
11 10 (7.25%) Time Management
12 8 (5.80%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (75.36%) SQL
2 80 (57.97%) Java
3 47 (34.06%) Shell Script
4 30 (21.74%) Perl
5 23 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 23 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 13 (9.42%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.42%) PHP
7 11 (7.97%) C
8 8 (5.80%) Python
9 4 (2.90%) VB
9 4 (2.90%) VBA
10 3 (2.17%) C++
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Degree
2 11 (7.97%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.35%) PhD
4 4 (2.90%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.45%) CISA
5 2 (1.45%) CISM
5 2 (1.45%) CISSP
5 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.45%) ISO20022
2 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (8.70%) Postfix
1 12 (8.70%) qmail
1 12 (8.70%) Sendmail
2 11 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (8.70%) Plesk
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (57.97%) Oracle
2 42 (30.43%) IBM
3 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.32%) HP
5 12 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 12 (8.70%) VMware
6 10 (7.25%) ComArch
7 5 (3.62%) hybris
8 4 (2.90%) ATG
8 4 (2.90%) Blue Martini
8 4 (2.90%) Elastic Path
8 4 (2.90%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.90%) JDA
8 4 (2.90%) SAP
8 4 (2.90%) Sun
8 4 (2.90%) WSO2
9 3 (2.17%) Splunk
10 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.72%) Juniper
11 1 (0.72%) Symantec
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