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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.19% - 4.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.59% - 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
61 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 45.52% 38.05% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £18,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Gatwick

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
3 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (48.00%) Apache
3 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (48.00%) MySQL
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (48.00%) hybris
3 12 (48.00%) Apache Solr
3 12 (48.00%) vSphere
4 7 (28.00%) ETL
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Teradata
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) DataStage
5 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (24.00%) Informatica
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) zOS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) Apache
1 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (48.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
1 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Applications Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Backup Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) CCTV
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ETL
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) UML
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) EAI
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Content Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (48.00%) hybris
3 6 (24.00%) Informatica
3 6 (24.00%) Teradata
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Intel
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow