The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 11 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 11.76% 4.41% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 12.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 32.35% 36.76% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 21
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

UNIX
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Caerphilly

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 7 (87.50%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) FWSM
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
3 5 (62.50%) HSRP
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (62.50%) SAP Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) IPsec
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VRRP
3 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) CiscoWorks

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (75.00%) FWSM
2 5 (62.50%) HSRP
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) VRRP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) FCoE
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) SAP