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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 32 45 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 41 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.27% 2.95% 7.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.03% 13.39% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 21
Average salary £34,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.57% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
178 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.22% 22.01% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 163 115 84
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 43 (53.75%) VMware
2 39 (48.75%) Linux
3 30 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (28.75%) SQL
5 17 (21.25%) Finance
6 16 (20.00%) Perl
6 16 (20.00%) Java
7 15 (18.75%) Web Services
8 14 (17.50%) Windows
8 14 (17.50%) Advertising
8 14 (17.50%) SaaS
9 13 (16.25%) NetApp
9 13 (16.25%) LAMP
9 13 (16.25%) C++
9 13 (16.25%) Oracle
10 12 (15.00%) ITIL
10 12 (15.00%) EMC
10 12 (15.00%) tcpdump
10 12 (15.00%) Welsh Language
11 11 (13.75%) Degree
11 11 (13.75%) HP
11 11 (13.75%) XML
11 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.75%) Debian
11 11 (13.75%) Firewall
12 10 (12.50%) UML
12 10 (12.50%) HTTP
12 10 (12.50%) CentOS
12 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
13 9 (11.25%) Wireshark

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (11.25%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) tcpdump
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) HTTP
4 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.25%) Wireshark
5 8 (10.00%) VLAN
6 4 (5.00%) DNS
7 3 (3.75%) DHCP
8 2 (2.50%) SSL
8 2 (2.50%) SAN
8 2 (2.50%) Internet
9 1 (1.25%) OSPF
9 1 (1.25%) BGP
9 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.25%) LDAP
9 1 (1.25%) SSH
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.25%) MySQL
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.50%) Riak
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (7.50%) JIRA
3 4 (5.00%) Subversion
3 4 (5.00%) Ant
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) ClearQuest
4 3 (3.75%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.50%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 2 (2.50%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.50%) JBehave
5 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.50%) Hudson
5 2 (2.50%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Advertising
3 12 (15.00%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
4 3 (3.75%) French Language
4 3 (3.75%) German Language
4 3 (3.75%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.75%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (17.50%) Administrator
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) C++ Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) DBA
9 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) Web Services
2 13 (16.25%) LAMP
3 11 (13.75%) XML
4 5 (6.25%) JSON
5 4 (5.00%) Middleware
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.50%) RESTful
6 2 (2.50%) Mojolicious
6 2 (2.50%) HTML
6 2 (2.50%) SOAP
6 2 (2.50%) jQuery
7 1 (1.25%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Debian
4 10 (12.50%) CentOS
5 8 (10.00%) Solaris
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.25%) SUSE
8 1 (1.25%) OS/2
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) UML
3 8 (10.00%) Scrum
3 8 (10.00%) Network Design
4 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.25%) TDD
6 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.00%) OO
7 4 (5.00%) B2B
7 4 (5.00%) B2C
7 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) SQL
2 16 (20.00%) Perl
2 16 (20.00%) Java
3 13 (16.25%) C++
4 9 (11.25%) Python
5 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.75%) Erlang
7 3 (3.75%) C
8 2 (2.50%) Groovy
8 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 2 (2.50%) VC++
8 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 2 (2.50%) XPath
8 2 (2.50%) XQuery
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ISEB
2 6 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.25%) RHCE
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CCNP
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) vCloud
2 8 (10.00%) Nmap
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.00%) VirtualBox
5 3 (3.75%) Xen
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Nagios
1 8 (10.00%) Nessus
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Ansible
4 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) VMware
2 13 (16.25%) NetApp
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle
3 12 (15.00%) EMC
4 11 (13.75%) HP
5 9 (11.25%) Dell
5 9 (11.25%) Cisco
5 9 (11.25%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.00%) T-Plan
6 4 (5.00%) IBM
7 3 (3.75%) JBoss
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.25%) Sybase
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) Citrix
9 1 (1.25%) Juniper
9 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.25%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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