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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 36 48 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.13% 1.52% 9.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 5.88% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 29
Average salary £60,000 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.57% -5.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
60 68 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.90% 25.86% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 113
Average salary £26,500 £28,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% -29.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,000 £59,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) sed
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) People Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Support
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Brocade
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds