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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 37 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.01% 5.54% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 19.05% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £33,377
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +42.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £57,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
78 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 39.39% 29.07% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 112
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Croydon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds