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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 21 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 98 39 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.22% 10.37% 24.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.12% 36.79% 61.14%
Number of salaries quoted 59 20 65
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £39,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
208 106 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.30% 28.19% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 146 73 125
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 November 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 122 (68.93%) Linux
2 114 (64.41%) SQL
3 113 (63.84%) Finance
4 104 (58.76%) Java
5 99 (55.93%) Oracle
6 79 (44.63%) J2EE
7 78 (44.07%) Windows
8 68 (38.42%) AIX
9 67 (37.85%) Solaris
9 67 (37.85%) Retail
10 66 (37.29%) E-Commerce
10 66 (37.29%) WebSphere
11 64 (36.16%) IBM
12 57 (32.20%) DB2
13 55 (31.07%) Tomcat
14 52 (29.38%) HTTP
15 51 (28.81%) Degree
16 49 (27.68%) WebSphere Application Server
17 45 (25.42%) Perl
18 43 (24.29%) JDBC
19 42 (23.73%) Manufacturing
20 41 (23.16%) Shell Script
21 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
21 39 (22.03%) Relational Database
22 38 (21.47%) MQSeries
22 38 (21.47%) Banking
23 37 (20.90%) IIS
24 36 (20.34%) ITIL
25 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
25 35 (19.77%) Middleware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (37.29%) WebSphere
2 55 (31.07%) Tomcat
3 49 (27.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 38 (21.47%) MQSeries
5 37 (20.90%) IIS
6 35 (19.77%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (7.34%) Apache
8 12 (6.78%) WebLogic
9 11 (6.21%) JBoss
9 11 (6.21%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (5.08%) Apache Solr
11 7 (3.95%) Tuxedo
11 7 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (3.95%) MS Exchange
12 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.13%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.13%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (15.82%) MS Office
2 13 (7.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Tridion
2 1 (0.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.38%) HTTP
2 34 (19.21%) FTP
3 22 (12.43%) Internet
4 12 (6.78%) SAN
5 11 (6.21%) VPN
6 6 (3.39%) WAN
6 6 (3.39%) LDAP
6 6 (3.39%) LAN
7 5 (2.82%) DNS
8 4 (2.26%) SNMP
8 4 (2.26%) IPv4
9 3 (1.69%) VoIP
9 3 (1.69%) MPLS
9 3 (1.69%) OSPF
9 3 (1.69%) BGP
9 3 (1.69%) Firewall
9 3 (1.69%) Wireless
9 3 (1.69%) VPLS
9 3 (1.69%) NAS
10 2 (1.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (32.20%) DB2
2 39 (22.03%) Relational Database
3 31 (17.51%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.91%) MySQL
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.26%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.26%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (1.13%) Informix
8 2 (1.13%) OLTP
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Subversion
2 16 (9.04%) JUnit
2 16 (9.04%) Eclipse
3 15 (8.47%) Rational Application Developer
4 13 (7.34%) Maven
5 9 (5.08%) Log4j
5 9 (5.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (5.08%) Ant
6 8 (4.52%) Selenium
7 4 (2.26%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.69%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.13%) Toad
9 2 (1.13%) JIRA
10 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.56%) JBehave
10 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.56%) InstallShield
General
1 113 (63.84%) Finance
2 67 (37.85%) Retail
3 42 (23.73%) Manufacturing
4 38 (21.47%) Banking
5 6 (3.39%) Games
6 4 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (29.94%) Analyst
2 43 (24.29%) Developer
3 33 (18.64%) Support Analyst
4 24 (13.56%) Operations Analyst
4 24 (13.56%) Operations Support Analyst
5 21 (11.86%) C++ Developer
6 20 (11.30%) Java Developer
7 18 (10.17%) Administrator
8 16 (9.04%) Consultant
9 14 (7.91%) Software Developer
9 14 (7.91%) Architect
9 14 (7.91%) Applications Support
10 13 (7.34%) Test Engineer
10 13 (7.34%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Test Analyst
12 9 (5.08%) Support Consultant
12 9 (5.08%) Support Manager
13 8 (4.52%) Systems Architect
14 7 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.95%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (44.63%) J2EE
2 43 (24.29%) JDBC
3 35 (19.77%) Middleware
4 34 (19.21%) HTML
4 34 (19.21%) XML
5 23 (12.99%) CSS
6 22 (12.43%) JSP
7 21 (11.86%) Servlets
7 21 (11.86%) Struts
8 19 (10.73%) JMS
9 16 (9.04%) SOAP
10 15 (8.47%) Web Services
11 14 (7.91%) EJB
11 14 (7.91%) Hibernate
11 14 (7.91%) Spring
12 13 (7.34%) XSLT
13 12 (6.78%) Ajax
13 12 (6.78%) REST
14 11 (6.21%) jQuery
15 9 (5.08%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.08%) Web 2.0
5 6 (3.39%) e-Health
6 4 (2.26%) PKI
6 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.26%) AS400
6 4 (2.26%) Tandem
7 3 (1.69%) Open Source
7 3 (1.69%) EFT
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Online Games
8 1 (0.56%) LPAR
8 1 (0.56%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 122 (68.93%) Linux
2 78 (44.07%) Windows
3 68 (38.42%) AIX
4 67 (37.85%) Solaris
5 34 (19.21%) HPUX
6 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.56%) zOS
9 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.29%) E-Commerce
2 36 (20.34%) ITIL
3 31 (17.51%) Problem Management
4 26 (14.69%) Software Engineering
5 20 (11.30%) Content Management
6 19 (10.73%) MVC
7 16 (9.04%) Software Testing
8 14 (7.91%) OO
9 13 (7.34%) UML
10 10 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (5.08%) RAD
11 9 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.08%) Time Management
12 8 (4.52%) System Testing
12 8 (4.52%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.52%) Change Management
12 8 (4.52%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.52%) Validation
13 7 (3.95%) Quality Management
13 7 (3.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (64.41%) SQL
2 104 (58.76%) Java
3 45 (25.42%) Perl
4 41 (23.16%) Shell Script
5 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
6 32 (18.08%) C++
7 31 (17.51%) Bash Shell
8 25 (14.12%) C
9 13 (7.34%) XPath
10 9 (5.08%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.39%) VB
12 3 (1.69%) Python
12 3 (1.69%) Ruby
13 2 (1.13%) Korn
13 2 (1.13%) AWK
13 2 (1.13%) Jython
13 2 (1.13%) VBA
13 2 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (28.81%) Degree
2 18 (10.17%) Sun Certification
3 11 (6.21%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.52%) ISEB
4 8 (4.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.82%) PMP
5 5 (2.82%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.69%) CCNP
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.56%) OCA
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) SLA
2 8 (4.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.52%) Samba
1 8 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.39%) Terminal Server
4 5 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.26%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.26%) ACF2
5 4 (2.26%) RACF
5 4 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.56%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.39%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (2.82%) Puppet
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (2.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (2.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.26%) CA Wily
5 3 (1.69%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.13%) Novell Identity Manager
6 2 (1.13%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 99 (55.93%) Oracle
2 64 (36.16%) IBM
3 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.51%) Sun
5 20 (11.30%) HP
5 20 (11.30%) VMware
6 15 (8.47%) Cisco
7 13 (7.34%) Citrix
8 9 (5.08%) Interwoven
9 8 (4.52%) CA
9 8 (4.52%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.39%) Veritas
10 6 (3.39%) NetQoS
11 5 (2.82%) NetIQ
12 4 (2.26%) hybris
13 3 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
14 2 (1.13%) Novell
14 2 (1.13%) ATG
14 2 (1.13%) Blue Martini
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + On call + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 16 days ago