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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 75 61 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.80% 19.06% 34.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 50.41% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
210 121 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.84% 37.81% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 100
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 137 (77.84%) Finance
2 127 (72.16%) Linux
3 126 (71.59%) Oracle
4 113 (64.20%) SQL
5 96 (54.55%) Java
6 83 (47.16%) Degree
7 80 (45.45%) AIX
8 62 (35.23%) J2EE
9 61 (34.66%) Banking
10 59 (33.52%) WebSphere
11 57 (32.39%) Windows
12 56 (31.82%) Perl
13 55 (31.25%) Solaris
14 54 (30.68%) WebSphere Application Server
14 54 (30.68%) IBM
15 53 (30.11%) DB2
16 52 (29.55%) Shell Script
16 52 (29.55%) Retail
17 51 (28.98%) E-Commerce
18 49 (27.84%) Tomcat
18 49 (27.84%) Manufacturing
18 49 (27.84%) Relational Database
19 48 (27.27%) RDBMS
20 47 (26.70%) JDBC
21 43 (24.43%) MQSeries
22 42 (23.86%) HTTP
22 42 (23.86%) HTML
22 42 (23.86%) Computer Science
23 41 (23.30%) IBM HTTP Server
23 41 (23.30%) C

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (33.52%) WebSphere
2 54 (30.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 49 (27.84%) Tomcat
4 43 (24.43%) MQSeries
5 41 (23.30%) IIS
5 41 (23.30%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (5.68%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.27%) Apache
7 4 (2.27%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.70%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.70%) Liferay
8 3 (1.70%) iPlanet
9 2 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 40 (22.73%) MS Office
2 3 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 42 (23.86%) HTTP
2 37 (21.02%) FTP
3 12 (6.82%) Internet
4 9 (5.11%) SAN
5 5 (2.84%) NAS
5 5 (2.84%) ATM
6 4 (2.27%) LDAP
6 4 (2.27%) DNS
7 3 (1.70%) SSL
7 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.57%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
8 1 (0.57%) DHCP
8 1 (0.57%) Firewall
8 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.11%) DB2
2 49 (27.84%) Relational Database
3 48 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 36 (20.45%) Informix
5 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.84%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.70%) MySQL
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.14%) OLTP
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (15.34%) Eclipse
2 21 (11.93%) Selenium
3 19 (10.80%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (9.09%) JUnit
5 11 (6.25%) Maven
6 10 (5.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
8 7 (3.98%) Subversion
9 6 (3.41%) Log4j
9 6 (3.41%) Ant
10 5 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.14%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.14%) JMeter
11 2 (1.14%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.14%) Rational Performance Tester
11 2 (1.14%) Hudson
11 2 (1.14%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 137 (77.84%) Finance
2 61 (34.66%) Banking
3 52 (29.55%) Retail
4 49 (27.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (42.05%) Analyst
2 46 (26.14%) Programmer
3 44 (25.00%) Developer
4 36 (20.45%) Support Analyst
4 36 (20.45%) Operations Analyst
4 36 (20.45%) Operations Support Analyst
5 22 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 20 (11.36%) Test Engineer
7 17 (9.66%) Junior
7 17 (9.66%) Junior Analyst
7 17 (9.66%) Junior Support Analyst
8 16 (9.09%) C++ Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Analyst Programmer
10 12 (6.82%) Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Test Analyst
10 12 (6.82%) C Programmer
11 11 (6.25%) C Developer
11 11 (6.25%) Java Programmer
11 11 (6.25%) Consultant
12 9 (5.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (35.23%) J2EE
2 47 (26.70%) JDBC
3 42 (23.86%) HTML
4 40 (22.73%) XML
4 40 (22.73%) Middleware
5 29 (16.48%) JSP
6 21 (11.93%) Struts
7 20 (11.36%) Web Services
8 18 (10.23%) Hibernate
8 18 (10.23%) Spring
9 15 (8.52%) CSS
10 10 (5.68%) XHTML
10 10 (5.68%) Servlets
10 10 (5.68%) EJB
10 10 (5.68%) JSTL
11 7 (3.98%) JMS
12 6 (3.41%) XSLT
12 6 (3.41%) XMLBeans
12 6 (3.41%) Ajax
13 3 (1.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.25%) EFT
3 6 (3.41%) Web 2.0
3 6 (3.41%) Open Source
4 2 (1.14%) Celerra
4 2 (1.14%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (1.14%) EMV
4 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.14%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.14%) Symmetrix
4 2 (1.14%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 127 (72.16%) Linux
2 80 (45.45%) AIX
3 57 (32.39%) Windows
4 55 (31.25%) Solaris
5 38 (21.59%) HPUX
6 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.98%) E-Commerce
2 29 (16.48%) ITIL
2 29 (16.48%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.77%) Test Scripting
4 24 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 22 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 21 (11.93%) OO
7 19 (10.80%) Automation Testing
8 14 (7.95%) TDD
9 10 (5.68%) Content Management
9 10 (5.68%) RAD
9 10 (5.68%) UML
10 9 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.55%) MVC
11 8 (4.55%) Validation
11 8 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.98%) Test Strategy
12 7 (3.98%) Migration
13 6 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.84%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (64.20%) SQL
2 96 (54.55%) Java
3 56 (31.82%) Perl
4 52 (29.55%) Shell Script
5 41 (23.30%) C
6 33 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 32 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 30 (17.05%) C++
9 17 (9.66%) Python
10 6 (3.41%) XPath
11 3 (1.70%) Jython
11 3 (1.70%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (47.16%) Degree
2 19 (10.80%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.98%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.27%) Veritas File System
3 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Samba
5 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.27%) Puppet
2 3 (1.70%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (1.14%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.57%) OpenView
4 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 126 (71.59%) Oracle
2 54 (30.68%) IBM
3 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
4 24 (13.64%) HP
5 12 (6.82%) JBoss
6 9 (5.11%) Perforce
6 9 (5.11%) VMware
7 7 (3.98%) Sun
7 7 (3.98%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.41%) Interwoven
8 6 (3.41%) Cisco
8 6 (3.41%) Blue Martini
8 6 (3.41%) Elastic Path
8 6 (3.41%) ATG
9 5 (2.84%) Sybase
9 5 (2.84%) EMC
10 4 (2.27%) Veritas
10 4 (2.27%) Juniper
10 4 (2.27%) BMC
10 4 (2.27%) Dell
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