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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 13 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 86 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.55% 12.54% 19.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.75% 34.60% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 41
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 £35,000 £37,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
234 211 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.31% 36.25% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 141 139 85
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 96 (72.73%) Linux
2 91 (68.94%) SQL
3 89 (67.42%) Java
4 68 (51.52%) Oracle
5 60 (45.45%) WebSphere
6 58 (43.94%) DB2
7 57 (43.18%) Finance
8 55 (41.67%) HTML
9 54 (40.91%) JavaScript
10 53 (40.15%) XML
10 53 (40.15%) IBM
11 50 (37.88%) Windows
11 50 (37.88%) AIX
12 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
12 43 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (31.06%) J2EE
14 37 (28.03%) Perl
15 35 (26.52%) Solaris
15 35 (26.52%) Degree
16 34 (25.76%) MySQL
17 33 (25.00%) Web Services
18 32 (24.24%) Apache
18 32 (24.24%) C
18 32 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
19 31 (23.48%) Spring
20 29 (21.97%) Computer Science
20 29 (21.97%) Relational Database
20 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
20 29 (21.97%) RDBMS
20 29 (21.97%) Subversion

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 60 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 43 (32.58%) Tomcat
3 32 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 32 (24.24%) Apache
4 27 (20.45%) Apache ServiceMix
5 16 (12.12%) MQSeries
6 13 (9.85%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (9.85%) IIS
7 11 (8.33%) JBoss
8 6 (4.55%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.52%) Drupal
11 2 (1.52%) Liferay
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.76%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) MS Office
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) HTTP
2 15 (11.36%) FTP
3 9 (6.82%) Internet
4 7 (5.30%) Firewall
5 2 (1.52%) SSH
5 2 (1.52%) Telnet
5 2 (1.52%) LDAP
5 2 (1.52%) NAS
5 2 (1.52%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.52%) SAN
6 1 (0.76%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (43.94%) DB2
2 34 (25.76%) MySQL
3 29 (21.97%) RDBMS
3 29 (21.97%) Relational Database
4 20 (15.15%) DbVisualizer
5 15 (11.36%) Informix
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (21.97%) Subversion
2 24 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 22 (16.67%) JUnit
4 17 (12.88%) Rational Application Developer
5 15 (11.36%) HP UFT
6 13 (9.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Cucumber
6 13 (9.85%) Maven
7 10 (7.58%) Selenium
7 10 (7.58%) WebDriver
7 10 (7.58%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.55%) Ant
9 4 (3.03%) Log4j
10 3 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (1.52%) Toad
11 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.76%) CruiseControl
General
1 57 (43.18%) Finance
2 28 (21.21%) Retail
3 22 (16.67%) Banking
4 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (38.64%) Developer
2 36 (27.27%) Analyst
3 32 (24.24%) Java Developer
4 25 (18.94%) Programmer
5 20 (15.15%) Tester
6 17 (12.88%) Support Analyst
7 15 (11.36%) Architect
8 14 (10.61%) Consultant
8 14 (10.61%) Operations Analyst
8 14 (10.61%) Operations Support Analyst
9 13 (9.85%) Java Consultant
9 13 (9.85%) Support Consultant
10 10 (7.58%) Automation Tester
10 10 (7.58%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (6.82%) C++ Developer
12 8 (6.06%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.06%) Java Programmer
12 8 (6.06%) C Programmer
13 5 (3.79%) Security Architect
13 5 (3.79%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (41.67%) HTML
2 53 (40.15%) XML
3 41 (31.06%) J2EE
4 33 (25.00%) Web Services
5 31 (23.48%) Spring
6 28 (21.21%) CSS
7 27 (20.45%) JDBC
8 26 (19.70%) JSP
9 22 (16.67%) Struts
10 20 (15.15%) Flash
11 18 (13.64%) Hibernate
12 17 (12.88%) REST
12 17 (12.88%) JMS
13 14 (10.61%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (9.85%) JSTL
14 13 (9.85%) Spring MVC
14 13 (9.85%) XHTML
15 10 (7.58%) Gherkin
15 10 (7.58%) RESTful
16 8 (6.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (21.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.03%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.27%) Derivative
4 3 (2.27%) Blog
4 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.27%) FMCG
4 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 96 (72.73%) Linux
2 50 (37.88%) Windows
2 50 (37.88%) AIX
3 35 (26.52%) Solaris
4 21 (15.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) TDD
2 27 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 24 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 24 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 20 (15.15%) System Testing
5 20 (15.15%) ITIL
6 18 (13.64%) MVC
7 17 (12.88%) Content Management
7 17 (12.88%) Regression Testing
7 17 (12.88%) Problem Management
8 16 (12.12%) Web Development
9 14 (10.61%) OO
9 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (9.85%) RAD
11 12 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.58%) Coaching
12 10 (7.58%) Document Management
13 9 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (68.94%) SQL
2 89 (67.42%) Java
3 54 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (28.03%) Perl
5 32 (24.24%) C
6 29 (21.97%) Shell Script
7 27 (20.45%) Bash Shell
8 21 (15.91%) C++
9 11 (8.33%) Python
10 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.03%) XPath
12 3 (2.27%) PHP
13 2 (1.52%) VB
13 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.52%) Jython
14 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (26.52%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.79%) CISM
3 5 (3.79%) CISSP
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.88%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) NFS
1 1 (0.76%) Samba
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.76%) Veritas File System
1 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.52%) Ansible
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (51.52%) Oracle
2 53 (40.15%) IBM
3 18 (13.64%) Sun
3 18 (13.64%) HP
4 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.79%) Sybase
6 4 (3.03%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.27%) SAP
8 2 (1.52%) Cisco
8 2 (1.52%) Dell
8 2 (1.52%) EMC
8 2 (1.52%) Juniper
8 2 (1.52%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.52%) i2
8 2 (1.52%) Veritas
8 2 (1.52%) Symantec
8 2 (1.52%) Perforce
8 2 (1.52%) VMware
8 2 (1.52%) hybris
9 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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