The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 16 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.17% 7.14% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.24% 26.56% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £53,750 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 64 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 35.80% 26.89% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 63 22
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
Hertfordshire

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

UNIX
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Welwyn Garden City region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) CommVault
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) WatchGuard
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) CommVault
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat