The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 7.92% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UNIX
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 38.32% 18.81% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 13
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

UNIX
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Gatwick region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Gatwick

UNIX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) hybris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) hybris