The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 17 38
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 4.50% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 19.23% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 35.71% 23.42% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 10
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
West Sussex

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 30 July 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) hybris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) hybris