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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 12 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 3.03% 3.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
5 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 15.15% 39.29% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 31
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) FWSM
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) VRRP
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
1 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
1 4 (57.14%) VRRP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) IPsec
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) FWSM
1 4 (57.14%) HSRP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) FCoE
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat