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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 92 79 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.97% 14.99% 19.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.01% 39.50% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 44
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
219 200 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 38.02% 37.95% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 149 134 93
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 98 (71.01%) SQL
2 92 (66.67%) Linux
3 82 (59.42%) Java
4 74 (53.62%) Oracle
5 61 (44.20%) WebSphere
6 60 (43.48%) AIX
7 59 (42.75%) XML
8 58 (42.03%) HTML
9 57 (41.30%) DB2
9 57 (41.30%) IBM
10 55 (39.86%) Finance
11 49 (35.51%) Perl
11 49 (35.51%) Windows
11 49 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (33.33%) JavaScript
13 41 (29.71%) Solaris
14 39 (28.26%) MySQL
15 38 (27.54%) Tomcat
16 37 (26.81%) Apache
16 37 (26.81%) C
16 37 (26.81%) Shell Script
17 36 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
18 34 (24.64%) J2EE
19 33 (23.91%) Degree
20 31 (22.46%) Subversion
20 31 (22.46%) Bash Shell
20 31 (22.46%) JDBC
20 31 (22.46%) Apache ServiceMix
21 30 (21.74%) HPUX
22 28 (20.29%) RDBMS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (44.20%) WebSphere
2 38 (27.54%) Tomcat
3 37 (26.81%) Apache
4 36 (26.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 31 (22.46%) Apache ServiceMix
6 16 (11.59%) MQSeries
7 13 (9.42%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (9.42%) IIS
8 7 (5.07%) JBoss
9 6 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (18.12%) MS Office
2 6 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) HTTP
2 18 (13.04%) FTP
3 11 (7.97%) Internet
4 6 (4.35%) Telnet
4 6 (4.35%) Firewall
4 6 (4.35%) SSH
4 6 (4.35%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) NAS
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.30%) DB2
2 39 (28.26%) MySQL
3 28 (20.29%) RDBMS
3 28 (20.29%) Relational Database
4 19 (13.77%) DbVisualizer
5 14 (10.14%) Informix
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 31 (22.46%) Subversion
2 20 (14.49%) JUnit
3 19 (13.77%) Eclipse
4 18 (13.04%) HP UFT
5 17 (12.32%) Rational Application Developer
6 14 (10.14%) Cucumber
7 13 (9.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Maven
8 10 (7.25%) Selenium
8 10 (7.25%) WebDriver
9 9 (6.52%) LoadRunner
10 7 (5.07%) Ant
10 7 (5.07%) Toad
11 6 (4.35%) Log4j
12 2 (1.45%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (1.45%) JIRA
12 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (39.86%) Finance
2 24 (17.39%) Retail
3 20 (14.49%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Developer
2 39 (28.26%) Analyst
3 28 (20.29%) Programmer
4 25 (18.12%) Java Developer
5 23 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 19 (13.77%) Architect
6 19 (13.77%) Tester
6 19 (13.77%) C Programmer
7 18 (13.04%) Operations Support Analyst
7 18 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
8 14 (10.14%) Consultant
9 13 (9.42%) Support Consultant
9 13 (9.42%) Java Consultant
10 11 (7.97%) Test Analyst
11 10 (7.25%) Automation Tester
11 10 (7.25%) Selenium Tester
12 9 (6.52%) C Developer
13 8 (5.80%) Software Engineer
14 6 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (4.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (42.75%) XML
2 58 (42.03%) HTML
3 34 (24.64%) J2EE
4 31 (22.46%) JDBC
5 25 (18.12%) Web Services
6 23 (16.67%) CSS
7 21 (15.22%) Spring
8 20 (14.49%) JMS
8 20 (14.49%) Struts
8 20 (14.49%) REST
9 19 (13.77%) Flash
10 18 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 17 (12.32%) JSP
12 14 (10.14%) Spring MVC
13 13 (9.42%) JSTL
13 13 (9.42%) XHTML
14 10 (7.25%) Servlets
14 10 (7.25%) RESTful
14 10 (7.25%) Gherkin
15 8 (5.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.35%) Web 2.0
4 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.17%) FMCG
5 3 (2.17%) Derivative
5 3 (2.17%) Blog
5 3 (2.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 92 (66.67%) Linux
2 60 (43.48%) AIX
3 49 (35.51%) Windows
4 41 (29.71%) Solaris
5 30 (21.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.39%) E-Commerce
1 24 (17.39%) Automated Testing
2 23 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (15.22%) ITIL
4 19 (13.77%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.77%) Content Management
4 19 (13.77%) System Testing
5 18 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 18 (13.04%) MVC
6 17 (12.32%) Regression Testing
7 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (11.59%) TDD
7 16 (11.59%) Web Development
8 13 (9.42%) RAD
9 10 (7.25%) Document Management
9 10 (7.25%) Test Scripting
9 10 (7.25%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.25%) Coaching
10 9 (6.52%) OO
11 8 (5.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.01%) SQL
2 82 (59.42%) Java
3 49 (35.51%) Perl
4 46 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 37 (26.81%) C
5 37 (26.81%) Shell Script
6 31 (22.46%) Bash Shell
7 15 (10.87%) Python
7 15 (10.87%) C++
8 12 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.35%) XPath
10 4 (2.90%) PHP
11 2 (1.45%) VB
11 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.72%) Jython
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Degree
2 13 (9.42%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.62%) CISM
3 5 (3.62%) CISSP
4 2 (1.45%) ISEB
4 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.77%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Samba
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 74 (53.62%) Oracle
2 57 (41.30%) IBM
3 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (15.22%) HP
5 14 (10.14%) Sun
6 6 (4.35%) Interwoven
7 5 (3.62%) Sybase
8 3 (2.17%) SAP
8 3 (2.17%) Cisco
8 3 (2.17%) Dell
8 3 (2.17%) EMC
8 3 (2.17%) Juniper
8 3 (2.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.17%) Symantec
8 3 (2.17%) VMware
9 2 (1.45%) i2
10 1 (0.72%) Veritas
10 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.72%) hybris
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