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 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 14 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 19 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.57% - 7.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.00% - 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 - £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +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
50 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 35.71% 40.19% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £17,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £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 28 August 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Gatwick

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 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 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) PL/SQL
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle
4 12 (37.50%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) MySQL
6 10 (31.25%) Apache
6 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
6 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 10 (31.25%) Firewall
6 10 (31.25%) BIG-IP
6 10 (31.25%) PCI DSS
6 10 (31.25%) Apache Solr
6 10 (31.25%) vSphere
6 10 (31.25%) hybris
7 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) DataStage
8 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (31.25%) Apache
1 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
1 10 (31.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) DataStage
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) ProC
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Django Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Python/Django Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Python Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Django
2 6 (18.75%) jQuery
2 6 (18.75%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) CCTV
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.63%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ETL
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 6 (18.75%) Scrum
2 6 (18.75%) Web Design
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Web Development
2 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) EAI
4 1 (3.13%) SOA
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) PL/SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.75%) Python
5 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.63%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 10 (31.25%) hybris
4 6 (18.75%) Informatica
4 6 (18.75%) Teradata
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Intel
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow