The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 35 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.84% 1.93% 12.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 5.56% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £53,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £55,000 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
UNIX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 72 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.95% 34.78% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 76
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Croydon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
4 3 (42.86%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (42.86%) EMC VPLEX
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (28.57%) SnapMirror
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) SRDF
5 2 (28.57%) Brocade
6 1 (14.29%) Korn
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
2 3 (42.86%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) AS400
4 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) sed
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) SRDF
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (42.86%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (28.57%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) NetApp
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) VMware