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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 56 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.62% 3.14% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 13.51% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 8
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £37,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,896 £52,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
145 111 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.50% 23.27% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 129 97 64
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,200 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) Finance
3 17 (35.42%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (31.25%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) SaaS
6 13 (27.08%) C++
7 12 (25.00%) Perl
7 12 (25.00%) tcpdump
8 10 (20.83%) Windows
8 10 (20.83%) Python
8 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 10 (20.83%) Debian
8 10 (20.83%) Welsh Language
8 10 (20.83%) CentOS
9 9 (18.75%) Web Services
9 9 (18.75%) Nagios
9 9 (18.75%) Firewall
9 9 (18.75%) Nessus
9 9 (18.75%) Nmap
9 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
10 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.67%) VLAN
10 8 (16.67%) Degree
11 7 (14.58%) C
11 7 (14.58%) Oracle
11 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.58%) HTTP
11 7 (14.58%) Incident Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (10.42%) Apache
1 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) Lync
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
2 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.08%) nginx
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project
1 2 (4.17%) SPSS
1 2 (4.17%) EViews
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) SaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
4 8 (16.67%) VLAN
5 7 (14.58%) HTTP
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (4.17%) VoIP
7 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.08%) LDAP
8 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.17%) DB2
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Riak
6 1 (2.08%) DataStage
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
3 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Administrator
2 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (22.92%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (10.42%) C++ Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) DBA
7 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Release Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) LAMP
3 5 (10.42%) XML
3 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.17%) SOAP
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.08%) Economics
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Debian
2 10 (20.83%) CentOS
3 5 (10.42%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) OS/2
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
2 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) UML
4 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (6.25%) ETL
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) OO
6 2 (4.17%) Pair Programming
6 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) BDD
6 2 (4.17%) MapReduce
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) C++
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
5 10 (20.83%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) C
7 6 (12.50%) PHP
7 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.42%) Erlang
9 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.17%) R
10 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.08%) Ruby
11 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.33%) RHCE
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Nmap
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.17%) Snort
4 2 (4.17%) Xen
4 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Nagios
1 9 (18.75%) Nessus
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive pension
Posted: 8 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Depending on Experience + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago