Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 22 12
Rank change year-on-year -28 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing Unix 42 88 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.26% 8.20% 11.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.41% 33.08% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 60 85
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,125 £63,750 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.50% +14.44% -

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 256 266 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.94% 24.79% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 218 208 208
Watford median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,700 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,625 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 23 (54.76%) Finance
4 19 (45.24%) Windows
5 17 (40.48%) ITIL
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (33.33%) REST
7 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
7 13 (30.95%) J2EE
8 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 11 (26.19%) XML
10 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (23.81%) TDD
10 10 (23.81%) Spring
10 10 (23.81%) Maven
10 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
10 10 (23.81%) SaaS
11 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (21.43%) SOAP
11 9 (21.43%) Solaris
12 8 (19.05%) DNA
12 8 (19.05%) HTML
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
13 7 (16.67%) HPUX
13 7 (16.67%) XSD
13 7 (16.67%) XSLT
13 7 (16.67%) EJB
13 7 (16.67%) CSS

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 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 4 (9.52%) MQSeries
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) 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 7 (16.67%) VPN
2 5 (11.90%) VoIP
2 5 (11.90%) Wireless
3 4 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 4 (9.52%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) JUnit
4 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.90%) Selenium
5 4 (9.52%) Ant
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.52%) Log4j
5 4 (9.52%) Mockito
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (7.14%) JBehave
7 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Security Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Support Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) REST
1 14 (33.33%) Web Services
2 13 (30.95%) J2EE
3 11 (26.19%) XML
4 10 (23.81%) Spring
5 9 (21.43%) SOAP
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
7 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) EJB
7 7 (16.67%) JSON
7 7 (16.67%) JSP
7 7 (16.67%) XSD
7 7 (16.67%) XSLT
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) Sass
8 5 (11.90%) Spring MVC
8 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (9.52%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Solaris
4 7 (16.67%) HPUX
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.14%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) DC/OS
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 8 (19.05%) DNA
5 7 (16.67%) Release Management
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) OO
6 6 (14.29%) UML
7 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
7 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security
7 5 (11.90%) Kanban
7 5 (11.90%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.29%) PHP
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
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 2 (4.76%) Degree
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
2 5 (11.90%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) 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 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.76%) Marathon
3 2 (4.76%) Mesos
3 2 (4.76%) Salt
3 2 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) IBM
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
2 5 (11.90%) Splunk
2 5 (11.90%) Sun
3 4 (9.52%) ATG
3 4 (9.52%) Blue Martini
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
3 4 (9.52%) Elastic Path
4 3 (7.14%) Demandware
4 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Interwoven