The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 36 84 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.63% 15.11% 12.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 36.05% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 40
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
88 233 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.64% 41.91% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66 136 137
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Watford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 97 (85.09%) SQL
2 51 (44.74%) Oracle
3 50 (43.86%) Java
4 46 (40.35%) Linux
5 40 (35.09%) Finance
6 31 (27.19%) Degree
7 29 (25.44%) Shell Script
7 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
8 28 (24.56%) E-Commerce
9 27 (23.68%) ITIL
10 26 (22.81%) Telecoms
11 25 (21.93%) J2EE
12 24 (21.05%) MS Office
13 23 (20.18%) XML
13 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (18.42%) Perl
15 19 (16.67%) HTML
16 18 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 17 (14.91%) Python
17 17 (14.91%) WebSphere
18 16 (14.04%) Network Security
18 16 (14.04%) Windows
18 16 (14.04%) IBM
19 15 (13.16%) MySQL
19 15 (13.16%) Billing
20 14 (12.28%) DB2
21 13 (11.40%) JSP
21 13 (11.40%) PL/SQL
21 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
21 13 (11.40%) Retail

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.91%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (7.02%) MQSeries
5 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (3.51%) Apache
6 4 (3.51%) CMS
6 4 (3.51%) Confluence
6 4 (3.51%) JBoss
7 2 (1.75%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (21.05%) MS Office
2 18 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.04%) Network Security
2 12 (10.53%) Internet
3 11 (9.65%) SSH
3 11 (9.65%) VPN
4 10 (8.77%) IPsec
4 10 (8.77%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.02%) Firewall
6 3 (2.63%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.88%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.88%) Telnet
7 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) MySQL
2 14 (12.28%) DB2
3 13 (11.40%) Oracle Database
4 11 (9.65%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.02%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.39%) Informix
8 4 (3.51%) DbVisualizer
8 4 (3.51%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (3.51%) MS Access
8 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 12 (10.53%) JIRA
1 12 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 9 (7.89%) Subversion
3 8 (7.02%) ClearQuest
3 8 (7.02%) JUnit
4 6 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.26%) Selenium
4 6 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (4.39%) Ant
5 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.39%) Rational Application Developer
5 5 (4.39%) Toad
6 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.51%) Log4j
6 4 (3.51%) Mockito
General
1 40 (35.09%) Finance
2 26 (22.81%) Telecoms
3 15 (13.16%) Billing
4 13 (11.40%) Retail
5 6 (5.26%) Spanish Language
6 4 (3.51%) Electronics
6 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.51%) Marketing
6 4 (3.51%) Military
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) Analyst
2 21 (18.42%) Test Analyst
3 13 (11.40%) Consultant
4 12 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Applications Support
5 11 (9.65%) Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Junior
7 8 (7.02%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) Technical Support
7 8 (7.02%) Unix Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) Unix Support
8 7 (6.14%) Billing Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Mainframe Support
8 7 (6.14%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) Technical Customer Support
9 6 (5.26%) Architect
9 6 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.93%) J2EE
2 23 (20.18%) XML
3 19 (16.67%) HTML
4 13 (11.40%) JSP
5 11 (9.65%) CSS
6 9 (7.89%) EJB
6 9 (7.89%) Servlets
7 8 (7.02%) Spring
7 8 (7.02%) XSD
8 6 (5.26%) Web Services
9 4 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.51%) Classic ASP
9 4 (3.51%) Flash
9 4 (3.51%) JDBC
9 4 (3.51%) JFC
9 4 (3.51%) JMS
9 4 (3.51%) SOAP
9 4 (3.51%) Struts
9 4 (3.51%) XHTML
9 4 (3.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) PACS
2 8 (7.02%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.14%) Statistics
4 6 (5.26%) Cybercrime
4 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.39%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.51%) iPad
7 3 (2.63%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.35%) Linux
2 16 (14.04%) Windows
3 5 (4.39%) Solaris
4 4 (3.51%) HPUX
5 2 (1.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) E-Commerce
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
3 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.40%) Test Scripting
5 12 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 10 (8.77%) Data Migration
6 10 (8.77%) ETL
6 10 (8.77%) ITIL V3
6 10 (8.77%) Migration
6 10 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 10 (8.77%) Service Management
6 10 (8.77%) Workflow
7 9 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.89%) MVC
7 9 (7.89%) Scrum
8 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.02%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (7.02%) Release Management
8 8 (7.02%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.14%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (85.09%) SQL
2 50 (43.86%) Java
3 29 (25.44%) Shell Script
4 21 (18.42%) Perl
5 17 (14.91%) Python
6 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.40%) PL/SQL
7 9 (7.89%) C++
8 7 (6.14%) C
9 6 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.26%) C#
9 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.51%) VB
10 4 (3.51%) VBA
11 1 (0.88%) COBOL
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (27.19%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.26%) CISA
4 6 (5.26%) CISM
4 6 (5.26%) CISSP
4 6 (5.26%) PhD
4 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.63%) CCNA
6 3 (2.63%) CCNP
6 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (44.74%) Oracle
2 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.04%) IBM
4 10 (8.77%) ComArch
4 10 (8.77%) Sybase
5 9 (7.89%) HP
6 6 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.26%) Informatica
6 6 (5.26%) Talend
7 5 (4.39%) hybris
8 4 (3.51%) ATG
8 4 (3.51%) Blue Martini
8 4 (3.51%) Elastic Path
8 4 (3.51%) Interwoven
8 4 (3.51%) JDA
8 4 (3.51%) SAP
8 4 (3.51%) Sun
8 4 (3.51%) WSO2
9 3 (2.63%) VMware
10 1 (0.88%) Perforce