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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 9 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 61 47 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.45% 9.29% 15.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.51% 25.82% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 68
Median salary £44,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.23% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
114 182 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.27% 35.97% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 174
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Watford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 111 (80.43%) SQL
2 77 (55.80%) Java
3 73 (52.90%) Oracle
4 61 (44.20%) Finance
5 57 (41.30%) Linux
6 46 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 39 (28.26%) ITIL
7 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (27.54%) Microsoft
9 36 (26.09%) IBM
10 35 (25.36%) MS Office
11 34 (24.64%) WebSphere
12 31 (22.46%) J2EE
12 31 (22.46%) E-Commerce
13 30 (21.74%) Degree
14 28 (20.29%) Perl
15 26 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
16 25 (18.12%) Telecoms
17 24 (17.39%) Tomcat
17 24 (17.39%) QA
18 23 (16.67%) PL/SQL
18 23 (16.67%) Oracle Database
19 22 (15.94%) HTML
19 22 (15.94%) MySQL
20 21 (15.22%) HP UFT
20 21 (15.22%) Test Scripting
21 20 (14.49%) DB2
22 19 (13.77%) Regression Testing
22 19 (13.77%) HP Quality Center

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 34 (24.64%) WebSphere
2 26 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 24 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 17 (12.32%) Apache
5 13 (9.42%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (5.07%) MQSeries
7 6 (4.35%) WebLogic
8 5 (3.62%) JBoss
9 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.90%) CMS
9 4 (2.90%) Confluence
10 3 (2.17%) Jetty
11 2 (1.45%) Node.js
11 2 (1.45%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 35 (25.36%) MS Office
2 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.04%) SSH
2 16 (11.59%) Internet
3 12 (8.70%) FTP
4 10 (7.25%) DNS
4 10 (7.25%) SSL
5 8 (5.80%) Network Security
6 6 (4.35%) Firewall
7 5 (3.62%) VPN
8 4 (2.90%) IPsec
8 4 (2.90%) PuTTY
8 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.90%) Telnet
9 3 (2.17%) HTTP
10 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 22 (15.94%) MySQL
3 20 (14.49%) DB2
4 14 (10.14%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.80%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.62%) Informix
7 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.90%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (2.90%) MS Access
9 3 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.17%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 21 (15.22%) HP UFT
2 19 (13.77%) JIRA
3 16 (11.59%) LoadRunner
4 13 (9.42%) ClearQuest
4 13 (9.42%) Cucumber
4 13 (9.42%) Selenium
5 9 (6.52%) Rational Application Developer
5 9 (6.52%) Subversion
6 8 (5.80%) JUnit
6 8 (5.80%) Toad
7 5 (3.62%) Ant
7 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.90%) Log4j
8 4 (2.90%) Mockito
9 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 61 (44.20%) Finance
2 25 (18.12%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.04%) Retail
4 15 (10.87%) Billing
5 6 (4.35%) Marketing
6 4 (2.90%) Electronics
6 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.90%) Military
6 4 (2.90%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (47.10%) Analyst
2 38 (27.54%) Test Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 14 (10.14%) Applications Support
5 13 (9.42%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) Administrator
7 11 (7.97%) Unix Support
8 10 (7.25%) Architect
8 10 (7.25%) Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Customer Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Customer Support Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.52%) Systems Architect
10 8 (5.80%) E-Commerce Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (5.07%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.46%) J2EE
2 22 (15.94%) HTML
3 17 (12.32%) JSP
4 16 (11.59%) XML
5 15 (10.87%) CSS
6 13 (9.42%) EJB
6 13 (9.42%) LAMP
6 13 (9.42%) Servlets
6 13 (9.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (6.52%) Web Services
8 8 (5.80%) Spring
8 8 (5.80%) XSD
9 7 (5.07%) JDBC
10 4 (2.90%) Classic ASP
10 4 (2.90%) JFC
10 4 (2.90%) JMS
10 4 (2.90%) SOAP
10 4 (2.90%) Struts
10 4 (2.90%) XHTML
10 4 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Statistics
2 11 (7.97%) Clustering
3 8 (5.80%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.90%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.90%) iPad
6 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.90%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.30%) Linux
2 11 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.80%) Solaris
4 7 (5.07%) Windows
5 6 (4.35%) AIX
6 4 (2.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (28.26%) ITIL
2 31 (22.46%) E-Commerce
3 21 (15.22%) Test Scripting
4 19 (13.77%) Regression Testing
5 18 (13.04%) Software Testing
6 16 (11.59%) Data Modelling
6 16 (11.59%) Functional Testing
6 16 (11.59%) Scrum
7 15 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (10.87%) Problem Management
8 13 (9.42%) MVC
8 13 (9.42%) Release Management
8 13 (9.42%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 12 (8.70%) Test Management
10 11 (7.97%) System Testing
11 10 (7.25%) Service Management
12 9 (6.52%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 111 (80.43%) SQL
2 77 (55.80%) Java
3 46 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 28 (20.29%) Perl
5 23 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 19 (13.77%) Bash Shell
7 16 (11.59%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.97%) PHP
8 11 (7.97%) Python
9 5 (3.62%) C
10 4 (2.90%) VB
10 4 (2.90%) VBA
11 1 (0.72%) COBOL
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Degree
2 12 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.35%) PhD
4 4 (2.90%) CISA
4 4 (2.90%) CISM
4 4 (2.90%) CISSP
4 4 (2.90%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.39%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 10 (7.25%) Postfix
1 10 (7.25%) qmail
1 10 (7.25%) Sendmail
2 9 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (13.77%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (7.25%) Plesk
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.72%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (52.90%) Oracle
2 38 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 36 (26.09%) IBM
4 15 (10.87%) HP
5 10 (7.25%) ComArch
5 10 (7.25%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.52%) VMware
7 5 (3.62%) hybris
8 4 (2.90%) ATG
8 4 (2.90%) Blue Martini
8 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.90%) Elastic Path
8 4 (2.90%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.90%) JDA
8 4 (2.90%) SAP
8 4 (2.90%) Sun
8 4 (2.90%) Sybase
8 4 (2.90%) WSO2
9 3 (2.17%) Splunk
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