Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 47 34
Rank change year-on-year -30 -13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unix 8 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.98% 4.86% 6.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.94% 19.18% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 37
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £63,375 £55,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +11.11%

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 203 245 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.76% 25.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 169 220 226
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,200 £29,850 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,625 £66,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Facilities Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) OpenEdge
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Roadmap
4 1 (12.50%) IDERA

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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) OpenEdge
3 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (12.50%) HornetQ
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) Java SE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) IDERA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware