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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 30 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 27 92 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.95% 16.00% 14.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.76% 42.01% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 48
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £35,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £60,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
85 219 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.72% 38.09% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68 150 136
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,637 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Watford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (85.39%) SQL
2 40 (44.94%) Linux
3 39 (43.82%) Oracle
4 37 (41.57%) Java
5 35 (39.33%) Finance
6 27 (30.34%) ITIL
6 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
7 26 (29.21%) Degree
8 24 (26.97%) Shell Script
9 21 (23.60%) E-Commerce
10 20 (22.47%) Perl
11 18 (20.22%) XML
11 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (19.10%) Network Security
13 16 (17.98%) Windows
14 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
14 15 (16.85%) J2EE
14 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
15 14 (15.73%) MS Office
15 14 (15.73%) Python
16 13 (14.61%) MySQL
17 11 (12.36%) PL/SQL
17 11 (12.36%) C++
17 11 (12.36%) HTML
17 11 (12.36%) VPN
17 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
17 11 (12.36%) Retail
17 11 (12.36%) WebSphere
18 10 (11.24%) SSH
18 10 (11.24%) PACS

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 11 (12.36%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 3 (3.37%) JBoss
3 3 (3.37%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) Network Security
2 11 (12.36%) VPN
3 10 (11.24%) IPsec
3 10 (11.24%) SSH
3 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.99%) Firewall
4 8 (8.99%) Internet
5 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) MySQL
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
3 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.99%) DB2
5 6 (6.74%) Informix
6 4 (4.49%) MS Access
6 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.37%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) HP UFT
2 8 (8.99%) JIRA
2 8 (8.99%) LoadRunner
3 6 (6.74%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (5.62%) ClearQuest
4 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.62%) Rational Application Developer
4 5 (5.62%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) JUnit
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Toad
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.36%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Spanish Language
5 5 (5.62%) Billing
6 4 (4.49%) Military
7 3 (3.37%) Electronics
7 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.37%) Marketing
8 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Analyst
2 14 (15.73%) Test Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Consultant
4 10 (11.24%) Applications Support
4 10 (11.24%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Support
5 8 (8.99%) Unix Support
6 7 (7.87%) Mainframe Support
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Technical Customer Support
7 6 (6.74%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Information Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Junior
7 6 (6.74%) Migration Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Security Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) XML
2 15 (16.85%) J2EE
3 11 (12.36%) HTML
4 8 (8.99%) CSS
4 8 (8.99%) JSP
5 5 (5.62%) EJB
5 5 (5.62%) Servlets
6 4 (4.49%) Classic ASP
6 4 (4.49%) JFC
7 3 (3.37%) Ajax
7 3 (3.37%) Flash
7 3 (3.37%) jQuery
7 3 (3.37%) Spring
7 3 (3.37%) Spring MVC
7 3 (3.37%) Web Services
7 3 (3.37%) XSD
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) PACS
2 8 (8.99%) Mainframe
3 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) Statistics
4 6 (6.74%) Cybercrime
5 5 (5.62%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.62%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.37%) Data Extraction
6 3 (3.37%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (44.94%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) ITIL
2 21 (23.60%) E-Commerce
3 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3
4 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
4 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
4 10 (11.24%) Workflow
5 9 (10.11%) Data Migration
5 9 (10.11%) ETL
5 9 (10.11%) Migration
5 9 (10.11%) Scrum
6 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.99%) MVC
6 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.87%) Information Security
7 7 (7.87%) Information Security Management
7 7 (7.87%) ISMS
7 7 (7.87%) Security Management
7 7 (7.87%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.87%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (85.39%) SQL
2 37 (41.57%) Java
3 24 (26.97%) Shell Script
4 20 (22.47%) Perl
5 14 (15.73%) Python
6 11 (12.36%) C++
6 11 (12.36%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.99%) C
7 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.74%) C#
8 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.49%) VB
9 4 (4.49%) VBA
10 1 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.21%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) CISA
3 7 (7.87%) CISM
3 7 (7.87%) CISSP
3 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) PhD
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 3 (3.37%) CCNP
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (7.87%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.74%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) Oracle
2 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.24%) Sybase
4 8 (8.99%) HP
4 8 (8.99%) IBM
5 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.74%) Informatica
6 6 (6.74%) Talend
7 3 (3.37%) ComArch
7 3 (3.37%) hybris
7 3 (3.37%) JDA
7 3 (3.37%) Perforce
7 3 (3.37%) SAP
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
7 3 (3.37%) WSO2
8 1 (1.12%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.12%) Sophos