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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 48 103 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.21% 17.43% 16.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.53% 44.21% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
188 233 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.08% 39.42% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 146 194 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
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 17 April 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 105 (75.00%) Linux
2 91 (65.00%) Java
3 84 (60.00%) SQL
4 75 (53.57%) Finance
5 66 (47.14%) J2EE
6 57 (40.71%) WebSphere
7 53 (37.86%) Retail
8 51 (36.43%) Degree
8 51 (36.43%) E-Commerce
8 51 (36.43%) IBM
9 50 (35.71%) Oracle
10 49 (35.00%) JavaScript
11 48 (34.29%) Windows
12 47 (33.57%) XML
13 46 (32.86%) Solaris
13 46 (32.86%) DB2
14 40 (28.57%) C++
15 36 (25.71%) AIX
16 35 (25.00%) HTML
16 35 (25.00%) C
16 35 (25.00%) Web Services
16 35 (25.00%) Banking
17 34 (24.29%) Tomcat
17 34 (24.29%) MQSeries
17 34 (24.29%) HTTP
18 33 (23.57%) Spring
18 33 (23.57%) Hibernate
19 31 (22.14%) Relational Database
20 30 (21.43%) RDBMS
20 30 (21.43%) Shell Script

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (40.71%) WebSphere
2 34 (24.29%) Tomcat
2 34 (24.29%) MQSeries
3 28 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (10.00%) IIS
4 14 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 13 (9.29%) WebLogic
6 12 (8.57%) JBoss
6 12 (8.57%) Apache Solr
7 8 (5.71%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (4.29%) Apache
9 3 (2.14%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.43%) Liferay
10 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (12.14%) MS Office
2 8 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.29%) HTTP
2 19 (13.57%) FTP
3 12 (8.57%) Internet
4 10 (7.14%) IPv4
4 10 (7.14%) SAN
5 6 (4.29%) LDAP
6 5 (3.57%) NAS
7 4 (2.86%) DNS
8 3 (2.14%) LAN
8 3 (2.14%) WAN
8 3 (2.14%) VPN
9 1 (0.71%) SNMP
9 1 (0.71%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.71%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.71%) Firewall
9 1 (0.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.86%) DB2
2 31 (22.14%) Relational Database
3 30 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 15 (10.71%) DbVisualizer
5 9 (6.43%) Informix
5 9 (6.43%) MySQL
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.43%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (17.86%) Maven
2 20 (14.29%) Subversion
3 13 (9.29%) Eclipse
3 13 (9.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (9.29%) LoadRunner
4 11 (7.86%) JUnit
5 10 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 7 (5.00%) Ant
7 6 (4.29%) Log4j
8 4 (2.86%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (2.14%) Selenium
10 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.43%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.71%) Toad
11 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.71%) JBehave
11 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 75 (53.57%) Finance
2 53 (37.86%) Retail
3 35 (25.00%) Banking
4 10 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (34.29%) Developer
2 40 (28.57%) Analyst
3 30 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 22 (15.71%) Programmer
5 19 (13.57%) Support Analyst
6 16 (11.43%) C++ Developer
6 16 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 15 (10.71%) Tester
8 13 (9.29%) Operations Analyst
8 13 (9.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Operations Support Analyst
9 12 (8.57%) Support Manager
10 9 (6.43%) Architect
11 7 (5.00%) Administrator
11 7 (5.00%) Java Programmer
12 6 (4.29%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.29%) Consultant
13 5 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 5 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
13 5 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.14%) J2EE
2 47 (33.57%) XML
3 35 (25.00%) HTML
3 35 (25.00%) Web Services
4 33 (23.57%) Hibernate
4 33 (23.57%) Spring
5 26 (18.57%) JDBC
6 23 (16.43%) JSP
7 22 (15.71%) Struts
8 20 (14.29%) Servlets
8 20 (14.29%) Middleware
9 18 (12.86%) SOAP
9 18 (12.86%) jQuery
10 17 (12.14%) CSS
11 16 (11.43%) XSLT
11 16 (11.43%) Java EE
12 15 (10.71%) Flash
13 14 (10.00%) EJB
14 13 (9.29%) Ajax
15 12 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (19.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.86%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.29%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.43%) Derivative
5 2 (1.43%) PKI
5 2 (1.43%) EMV
5 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.43%) AS400
5 2 (1.43%) Tandem
5 2 (1.43%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.71%) LPAR
6 1 (0.71%) DLPAR
6 1 (0.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.71%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 105 (75.00%) Linux
2 48 (34.29%) Windows
3 46 (32.86%) Solaris
4 36 (25.71%) AIX
5 22 (15.71%) HPUX
6 1 (0.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.43%) E-Commerce
2 29 (20.71%) ITIL
3 28 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 26 (18.57%) Problem Management
4 26 (18.57%) OO
5 23 (16.43%) Regression Testing
6 21 (15.00%) TDD
7 17 (12.14%) System Testing
8 15 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 15 (10.71%) MVC
9 13 (9.29%) Test Scripting
9 13 (9.29%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.57%) Time Management
11 11 (7.86%) UML
12 10 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.14%) Multithreading
13 8 (5.71%) Content Management
13 8 (5.71%) Change Management
14 7 (5.00%) SOA
15 6 (4.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 91 (65.00%) Java
2 84 (60.00%) SQL
3 49 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.57%) C++
5 35 (25.00%) C
6 30 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 21 (15.00%) Perl
8 16 (11.43%) XPath
9 14 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (8.57%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.57%) Python
12 2 (1.43%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) PHP
13 1 (0.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 51 (36.43%) Degree
2 16 (11.43%) Sun Certification
3 14 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (10.00%) ISEB
4 5 (3.57%) PMP
4 5 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 6 (4.29%) Samba
3 5 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (2.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (2.14%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.43%) RACF
5 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.43%) ACF2
6 1 (0.71%) GPFS
6 1 (0.71%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.71%) NFS
6 1 (0.71%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.43%) Novell Identity Manager
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.71%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (36.43%) IBM
2 50 (35.71%) Oracle
3 29 (20.71%) Sun
4 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (11.43%) HP
6 15 (10.71%) VMware
7 8 (5.71%) Veritas
7 8 (5.71%) Citrix
7 8 (5.71%) Cisco
8 6 (4.29%) Interwoven
9 3 (2.14%) CA
9 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.43%) NetIQ
10 2 (1.43%) Perforce
10 2 (1.43%) i2
10 2 (1.43%) Novell
10 2 (1.43%) Sybase
10 2 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.71%) NetQoS
11 1 (0.71%) Thunderhead
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago