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

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 57 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 -28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unix 37 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.94% 4.22% 6.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.80% 14.72% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 56
Watford median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +66.67% -2.50%
10th Percentile £57,500 £40,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £63,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% +15.00% +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 250 265 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 26.62% 28.65% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 199 192 177
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 28 (75.68%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) Shell Script
4 22 (59.46%) Windows
5 21 (56.76%) Java EE
6 20 (54.05%) WebSphere
6 20 (54.05%) JBoss
7 18 (48.65%) Oracle
8 17 (45.95%) Finance
9 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
10 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (37.84%) SaaS
10 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
10 14 (37.84%) Puppet
10 14 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (35.14%) HornetQ
11 13 (35.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (35.14%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (35.14%) Deployment Automation
11 13 (35.14%) Migration
11 13 (35.14%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (35.14%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
11 13 (35.14%) EJB
11 13 (35.14%) Web Services
11 13 (35.14%) MQSeries
11 13 (35.14%) JMS
11 13 (35.14%) SAN
11 13 (35.14%) IaaS

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 20 (54.05%) JBoss
1 20 (54.05%) WebSphere
2 13 (35.14%) GlassFish
2 13 (35.14%) MQSeries
2 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
3 12 (32.43%) OpenStack
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.51%) Confluence
6 3 (8.11%) Jetty
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (37.84%) SaaS
3 13 (35.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (35.14%) IaaS
4 10 (27.03%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 12 (32.43%) Internet
2 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
2 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (32.43%) VPN
3 10 (27.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Maven
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.51%) Bitbucket
4 5 (13.51%) JBehave
4 5 (13.51%) Selenium
5 4 (10.81%) Checkstyle
5 4 (10.81%) Gradle
5 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) French Language
2 10 (27.03%) German Language
2 10 (27.03%) Swedish Language
3 6 (16.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Architect
2 13 (35.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Architect
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Information Manager
7 4 (10.81%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) Java EE
2 13 (35.14%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (35.14%) EJB
2 13 (35.14%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (35.14%) HornetQ
2 13 (35.14%) Java SE
2 13 (35.14%) JMS
2 13 (35.14%) Web Services
2 13 (35.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.51%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (32.43%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (32.43%) Replication
3 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
3 8 (21.62%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (16.22%) Fintech
5 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 22 (59.46%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Deployment Automation
1 13 (35.14%) Migration
2 12 (32.43%) SOA
3 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (27.03%) Presales
4 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Improvement
5 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (18.92%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) OOD
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Wealth Management
7 5 (13.51%) BPR
7 5 (13.51%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) Shell Script
3 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
3 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (29.73%) AWK
5 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) ANSI SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Java 8
6 6 (16.22%) Python
7 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) AWS Certification
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) Master's Degree
3 4 (10.81%) CISA
3 4 (10.81%) CISM
3 4 (10.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) GDPR
2 4 (10.81%) ISO 22301
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
1 10 (27.03%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (13.51%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (37.84%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Ansible
3 5 (13.51%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
3 5 (13.51%) Mesos
3 5 (13.51%) Rancher
3 5 (13.51%) Terraform
3 5 (13.51%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) IBM
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Sybase
4 5 (13.51%) Atlassian
5 4 (10.81%) LogRhythm
5 4 (10.81%) Sonatype
5 4 (10.81%) Splunk
6 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
6 2 (5.41%) New Relic
7 1 (2.70%) Google