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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 38 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unix 9 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.32% - 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% - 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
93 76 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 34.32% 38.19% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 92 60 63
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £39,000
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 5 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Croydon

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Retail
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (35.29%) Retek
6 5 (29.41%) NetApp
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
6 5 (29.41%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) QA
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Samba
7 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) IPsec
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (23.53%) NAS

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Mule
2 1 (5.88%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
1 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 4 (23.53%) IPsec
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JDBC
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) WSDL
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSD
2 1 (5.88%) XSL
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) BCP
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Samba
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) GlusterFS
2 1 (5.88%) SRDF
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CloudHub
1 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.88%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Retek
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) StorageTek
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas