The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 56 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.85% 6.56% 3.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.15% 23.20% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 19
Average salary £41,980 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.94% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,600 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
181 194 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.45% 28.28% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 140 173 77
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

UNIX
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Cardiff

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 15 (30.00%) SDLC
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle
5 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Java
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL
5 11 (22.00%) MySQL
5 11 (22.00%) HTTP
6 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (20.00%) C++
6 10 (20.00%) Finance
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (18.00%) Firewall
7 9 (18.00%) Solaris
8 8 (16.00%) ETL
8 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (14.00%) SaaS
9 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (14.00%) Python
9 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (12.00%) SLA
10 6 (12.00%) IIS
10 6 (12.00%) Information Security
10 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) IIS
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) SaaS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) HTTP
2 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) Firewall
4 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.00%) tcpdump
5 4 (8.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) SSH
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) SNMP
6 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MySQL
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.00%) CouchDB
6 3 (6.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.00%) Voldemort
7 2 (4.00%) Riak
7 2 (4.00%) SQLPlus
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Ant
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) Gradle
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.00%) Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Information Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Database Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Spring
2 5 (10.00%) REST
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) J2EE
3 3 (6.00%) SOAP
3 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) LAMP
5 1 (2.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) iSeries
4 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (8.00%) Life Science
5 4 (8.00%) Grid Computing
5 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.00%) AS400
6 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
7 2 (4.00%) CMDB
7 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
8 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.00%) Solaris
4 5 (10.00%) AIX
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 1 (2.00%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) SDLC
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) ETL
4 6 (12.00%) Information Security
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.00%) Validation
5 5 (10.00%) OO
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Product Management
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Functional Programming
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) Erlang
5 5 (10.00%) COBOL
5 5 (10.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) Haskell
6 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) Lisp
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.00%) SystemTap
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) RHCE
2 1 (2.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Snort
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) RHEV
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Nessus
2 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.00%) Sybase
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Qualys
4 4 (8.00%) LogRhythm
5 3 (6.00%) Veritas
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.00%) BEA
7 1 (2.00%) NetApp
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 12 days ago