Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -29 -8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 42 67 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.32% 6.56% 13.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.74% 31.46% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 91
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.07% +11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £38,125 £34,400 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,750 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -

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

All Operating Systems
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 285 213 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.29% 20.84% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 208 169 265
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,000 £28,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Watford

Unix
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Unix in Watford

Unix
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) Web Services
2 21 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 19 (45.24%) UML
3 19 (45.24%) OO
4 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
4 18 (42.86%) REST
5 17 (40.48%) HTML
5 17 (40.48%) XML
5 17 (40.48%) SOAP
6 16 (38.10%) OOD
6 16 (38.10%) Wealth Management
7 14 (33.33%) SOA
8 13 (30.95%) ITIL
8 13 (30.95%) Windows
8 13 (30.95%) Finance
9 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
9 10 (23.81%) SaaS
10 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (19.05%) Solaris
12 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (14.29%) Ansible
13 6 (14.29%) Puppet
13 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (14.29%) AIX
13 6 (14.29%) Perl
13 6 (14.29%) Apache

Unix
Co-occurring 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 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (7.14%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Route 53
2 2 (4.76%) Serverless
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.90%) VoIP
1 5 (11.90%) VPN
1 5 (11.90%) Wireless
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) DB2
2 3 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Ant
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) JUnit
1 3 (7.14%) Log4j
1 3 (7.14%) Mockito
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) SOA Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) XML Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Security Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Information Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Web Services
2 18 (42.86%) REST
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
3 17 (40.48%) SOAP
3 17 (40.48%) XML
4 5 (11.90%) J2EE
4 5 (11.90%) Middleware
5 3 (7.14%) Ajax
5 3 (7.14%) EJB
5 3 (7.14%) JDBC
5 3 (7.14%) JMS
5 3 (7.14%) JSON
5 3 (7.14%) JSP
5 3 (7.14%) JSTL
5 3 (7.14%) Servlets
5 3 (7.14%) Struts
5 3 (7.14%) XHTML
5 3 (7.14%) XSD
5 3 (7.14%) XSLT
6 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Fintech
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Windows
3 8 (19.05%) Solaris
4 6 (14.29%) AIX
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.14%) HPUX
7 2 (4.76%) CentOS
7 2 (4.76%) DC/OS
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) OO
1 19 (45.24%) UML
2 16 (38.10%) OOD
2 16 (38.10%) Wealth Management
3 14 (33.33%) SOA
4 13 (30.95%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Analytical Thinking
5 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
5 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.90%) Information Security
5 5 (11.90%) Patch Management
5 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) SIEM
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) DNA
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) RAD
7 3 (7.14%) Release Management
8 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Bourne shell
6 3 (7.14%) C-shell
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) CISA
1 5 (11.90%) CISM
1 5 (11.90%) CISSP
2 3 (7.14%) MCITP
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.90%) COBIT
2 5 (11.90%) GDPR
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Xen
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.29%) Ansible
2 6 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.76%) Marathon
4 2 (4.76%) Mesos
4 2 (4.76%) Salt
4 2 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
2 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.90%) Splunk
3 3 (7.14%) ATG
3 3 (7.14%) Blue Martini
3 3 (7.14%) BMC
3 3 (7.14%) Elastic Path
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Thales
3 3 (7.14%) VocaLink
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Demandware
4 2 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.38%) Sun