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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 33 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.98% 1.33% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.93% 4.11% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £54,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.65% +17.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £53,650 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £54,850 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +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
56 73 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.33% 32.44% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 70
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Croydon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) SRDF
5 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (25.00%) SnapMirror
5 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Support
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) VB6
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) SRDF
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (25.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
1 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Sun