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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 3 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 3 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 33.33% 33.33% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 68.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 1
Average salary £68,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.22% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
6 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 66.67% 49.02% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 14
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) PLM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) SAN Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas