The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 46 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.87% 9.97% 9.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 28.21% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 28
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,150 £51,800 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 117 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.22% 35.35% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 58 113 85
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UNIX
London

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

UNIX
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Croydon region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Croydon

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Croydon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (42.86%) Java
5 8 (38.10%) WebLogic
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (38.10%) Change Control
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) Middleware
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) OLTP
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
7 6 (28.57%) Stress Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
7 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) Perl

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) IPsec
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
2 4 (19.05%) LDAP
2 4 (19.05%) FTP
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (28.57%) OLTP
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (9.52%) MySQL
8 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) DBA
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (4.76%) SCADA Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (23.81%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) Qt
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Change Control
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
3 6 (28.57%) Stress Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (19.05%) BCP
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
5 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) VB
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) Lua
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
3 1 (4.76%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Samba
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) JBoss
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) QNX
5 1 (4.76%) F5