The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Caerphilly region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 14 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 9.52% 10.43% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 26.09% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 39.68% 40.00% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 2
Average salary £44,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
South Wales

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 31 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VRRP
2 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (14.29%) WAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 5 (71.43%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) VRRP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SAP