The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 47 39 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 101 151 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.59% 5.87% 6.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.25% 24.01% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 94 109
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 454 629 738
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.65% 24.46% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 369 478 592
Median salary £41,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Hertfordshire

Unix
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Unix in Hertfordshire

Unix
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Hertfordshire

Unix
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -16 44 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £50,000 -
Hatfield +3 4 £51,500 -1.90% 1
Borehamwood - 3 £50,000 -
Royston - 3 £65,000 -
St Albans - 3 £52,500 -
Letchworth -13 2 £42,000 -32.80%
Rickmansworth 0 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Unix
East of England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 156 (63.67%) Linux
2 142 (57.96%) Java
3 117 (47.76%) Oracle
4 112 (45.71%) SQL
5 95 (38.78%) Finance
6 86 (35.10%) Shell Script
7 64 (26.12%) WebLogic
7 64 (26.12%) Solaris
8 58 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (22.86%) XML
10 55 (22.45%) SOA
11 54 (22.04%) SOAP
12 52 (21.22%) Middleware
12 52 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (20.82%) Oracle Database
14 48 (19.59%) SQL Server
14 48 (19.59%) Windows
14 48 (19.59%) Python
15 47 (19.18%) Microsoft
16 44 (17.96%) DevOps
17 41 (16.73%) ITIL
18 40 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
18 40 (16.33%) Selenium
19 38 (15.51%) Web Services
20 36 (14.69%) UML
20 36 (14.69%) HP UFT
21 35 (14.29%) OOD
21 35 (14.29%) OO
21 35 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
21 35 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 64 (26.12%) WebLogic
2 35 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 35 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (10.61%) WebSphere
4 17 (6.94%) Tomcat
5 13 (5.31%) Confluence
5 13 (5.31%) JBoss
6 10 (4.08%) Apache
7 5 (2.04%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.04%) Captiva
7 5 (2.04%) Documentum
8 4 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.63%) CMS
8 4 (1.63%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (7.35%) MS Office
2 5 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (6.12%) Magento
4 13 (5.31%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.61%) HTTP
2 11 (4.49%) FTP
3 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.86%) DNS
4 7 (2.86%) LAN
5 6 (2.45%) Firewall
5 6 (2.45%) WAN
5 6 (2.45%) Wireshark
6 5 (2.04%) Internet
6 5 (2.04%) SSH
7 3 (1.22%) ICMP
7 3 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.22%) IPsec
7 3 (1.22%) Network Security
7 3 (1.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.82%) AMQP
8 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.82%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.82%) Wireless
9 1 (0.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.82%) Oracle Database
2 48 (19.59%) SQL Server
3 28 (11.43%) RDBMS
3 28 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 26 (10.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 21 (8.57%) MySQL
6 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.63%) DB2
11 4 (1.63%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 40 (16.33%) Selenium
2 36 (14.69%) HP UFT
3 29 (11.84%) JIRA
4 23 (9.39%) Maven
5 21 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 18 (7.35%) Ant
7 16 (6.53%) WebDriver
8 15 (6.12%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.71%) Cucumber
9 14 (5.71%) JUnit
10 11 (4.49%) Subversion
11 10 (4.08%) ClearQuest
12 8 (3.27%) LoadRunner
13 7 (2.86%) Eclipse
13 7 (2.86%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.45%) Bitbucket
14 6 (2.45%) FishEye
14 6 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 95 (38.78%) Finance
2 19 (7.76%) Advertising
3 5 (2.04%) Banking
4 3 (1.22%) Marketing
5 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.82%) Games
5 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (36.33%) Analyst
2 47 (19.18%) Developer
3 44 (17.96%) DBA
3 44 (17.96%) Oracle DBA
4 43 (17.55%) Test Analyst
5 24 (9.80%) Unix Analyst
6 23 (9.39%) SQL Analyst
7 20 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
8 19 (7.76%) SAP Developer
8 19 (7.76%) SAP PI Developer
9 17 (6.94%) SQL Developer
10 16 (6.53%) Automation Test Analyst
11 15 (6.12%) QA Analyst
11 15 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
11 15 (6.12%) Unix Developer
12 14 (5.71%) Support Analyst
13 13 (5.31%) Linux Support
13 13 (5.31%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 11 (4.49%) Operational Support Analyst
14 11 (4.49%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.86%) XML
2 54 (22.04%) SOAP
3 52 (21.22%) Middleware
4 38 (15.51%) Web Services
5 35 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 35 (14.29%) REST
6 34 (13.88%) JDBC
7 29 (11.84%) Spring
8 25 (10.20%) HTML
9 23 (9.39%) XSLT
10 19 (7.76%) EDI
10 19 (7.76%) EDIFACT
10 19 (7.76%) SAP PI
11 16 (6.53%) Hibernate
12 15 (6.12%) J2EE
13 11 (4.49%) Java EE
13 11 (4.49%) JSP
13 11 (4.49%) XML Messaging
14 10 (4.08%) JSON
15 9 (3.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.27%) Algorithms
2 8 (3.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.22%) Fintech
4 3 (1.22%) PACS
5 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.41%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.41%) Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.41%) EPoS
6 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (63.67%) Linux
2 64 (26.12%) Solaris
3 48 (19.59%) Windows
4 9 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) HPUX
6 2 (0.82%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.82%) Debian
6 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.45%) SOA
3 52 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (17.96%) DevOps
5 41 (16.73%) ITIL
6 36 (14.69%) UML
7 35 (14.29%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 35 (14.29%) OO
7 35 (14.29%) OOD
8 33 (13.47%) Scrum
8 33 (13.47%) TDD
9 32 (13.06%) Functional Testing
10 29 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (9.39%) Automation Testing
13 22 (8.98%) Wealth Management
14 21 (8.57%) Test Scripting
15 20 (8.16%) Regression Testing
16 18 (7.35%) High Availability
17 17 (6.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 142 (57.96%) Java
2 112 (45.71%) SQL
3 86 (35.10%) Shell Script
4 48 (19.59%) Python
5 30 (12.24%) C#
6 24 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 19 (7.76%) XQuery
8 17 (6.94%) PL/SQL
9 16 (6.53%) Perl
10 15 (6.12%) Bash Shell
11 13 (5.31%) PHP
12 5 (2.04%) C++
12 5 (2.04%) Jython
13 4 (1.63%) C
13 4 (1.63%) Ruby
14 3 (1.22%) Go
14 3 (1.22%) Rust
14 3 (1.22%) Scala
15 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.31%) Degree
2 8 (3.27%) OCA
2 8 (3.27%) OCP
2 8 (3.27%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (2.86%) CEH
4 6 (2.45%) CISSP
5 5 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CCNA
6 1 (0.41%) CCNP
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CPTE
6 1 (0.41%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.41%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.41%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.41%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.06%) QA
2 16 (6.53%) SLA
3 7 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.67%) Docker
3 8 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.45%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.45%) Samba
4 6 (2.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.82%) Ceph
5 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (6.12%) Data Guard
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 6 (2.45%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.04%) Ansible
6 5 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.22%) Grafana
7 3 (1.22%) Puppet
7 3 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (47.76%) Oracle
2 47 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.39%) IBM
4 19 (7.76%) SAP
5 14 (5.71%) HP
6 13 (5.31%) Atlassian
7 10 (4.08%) Sybase
8 8 (3.27%) VMware
9 7 (2.86%) EMC
10 6 (2.45%) Cisco
10 6 (2.45%) Forcepoint
10 6 (2.45%) Sonatype
10 6 (2.45%) Sophos
11 4 (1.63%) ATG
11 4 (1.63%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.63%) Talend
12 3 (1.22%) NetApp
13 2 (0.82%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.82%) New Relic
13 2 (0.82%) Remedy
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