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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 36 61 32
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Unix 37 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.39% 1.66% 5.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.87% 6.67% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 20
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,900 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
155 165 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.56% 24.89% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 138 144 68
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 5 February 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (83.33%) Linux
2 50 (52.08%) Java
3 32 (33.33%) Python
4 30 (31.25%) Windows
4 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (30.21%) SDLC
6 28 (29.17%) SQL
7 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
7 26 (27.08%) HTML
8 25 (26.04%) Oracle
8 25 (26.04%) Software Engineering
9 24 (25.00%) Scrum
10 23 (23.96%) Computer Science
11 22 (22.92%) C++
12 19 (19.79%) CSS
12 19 (19.79%) Finance
13 18 (18.75%) MySQL
13 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
14 16 (16.67%) ETL
14 16 (16.67%) HTTP
14 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 16 (16.67%) Maven
14 16 (16.67%) RESTful
14 16 (16.67%) Jenkins
15 15 (15.63%) Functional Programming
15 15 (15.63%) Haskell
15 15 (15.63%) Erlang
15 15 (15.63%) Lisp
15 15 (15.63%) VMware
15 15 (15.63%) J2EE

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.58%) Apache
3 12 (12.50%) JBoss
4 11 (11.46%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) SaaS
2 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) HTTP
1 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.54%) tcpdump
3 9 (9.38%) DNS
4 8 (8.33%) DHCP
4 8 (8.33%) SAN
5 7 (7.29%) Firewall
6 6 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 6 (6.25%) VPN
6 6 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.13%) SSL
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.04%) PBX
8 1 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) MySQL
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.08%) Riak
7 2 (2.08%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Redis
8 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 16 (16.67%) Maven
2 14 (14.58%) Ant
3 13 (13.54%) Eclipse
3 13 (13.54%) Gradle
3 13 (13.54%) IntelliJ
4 6 (6.25%) JMeter
5 5 (5.21%) Selenium
6 4 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.13%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Software Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Administrator
3 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Security Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Java Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Support Specialist
6 6 (6.25%) Product Specialist
6 6 (6.25%) Products Support Specialist
7 5 (5.21%) Android Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Android Software Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) DBA
7 5 (5.21%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) HTML
2 19 (19.79%) CSS
3 16 (16.67%) RESTful
4 15 (15.63%) J2EE
4 15 (15.63%) Web Services
5 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
5 13 (13.54%) HTML5
5 13 (13.54%) Spring
6 11 (11.46%) REST
7 8 (8.33%) SOAP
7 8 (8.33%) XML
8 6 (6.25%) Ext JS
8 6 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (6.25%) Spring Security
8 6 (6.25%) Velocity
9 5 (5.21%) iOS SDK
9 5 (5.21%) WebRTC
10 4 (4.17%) WSDL
11 2 (2.08%) Middleware
11 2 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Grid Computing
3 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.21%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.08%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.04%) Fintech
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 80 (83.33%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Windows
3 12 (12.50%) Android
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.46%) Apple iOS
4 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.29%) Solaris
6 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.13%) AIX
8 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.04%) HPUX
9 1 (1.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) SDLC
3 25 (26.04%) Software Engineering
4 24 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (16.67%) ETL
6 15 (15.63%) Functional Programming
7 14 (14.58%) Service Delivery
8 13 (13.54%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (13.54%) ITIL
9 11 (11.46%) Online Security
10 10 (10.42%) Data Analysis
10 10 (10.42%) Machine Learning
11 9 (9.38%) Performance Management
12 8 (8.33%) High Availability
12 8 (8.33%) OO
13 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
13 7 (7.29%) Service Management
13 7 (7.29%) TDD
14 6 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) Java
2 32 (33.33%) Python
3 28 (29.17%) SQL
4 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 22 (22.92%) C++
6 15 (15.63%) C
6 15 (15.63%) Erlang
6 15 (15.63%) Haskell
6 15 (15.63%) Lisp
7 14 (14.58%) Perl
8 13 (13.54%) Bash Shell
9 12 (12.50%) PHP
10 10 (10.42%) Scala
11 7 (7.29%) Objective-C
12 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
13 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.08%) Clojure
14 2 (2.08%) SystemTap
15 1 (1.04%) C#
15 1 (1.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) ISEB
4 3 (3.13%) MCSA
5 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) Snort
2 12 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (6.25%) Docker
6 2 (2.08%) Postfix
6 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) SCCM
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.08%) WSUS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Oracle
2 15 (15.63%) VMware
3 14 (14.58%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.33%) Cisco
4 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.29%) Avaya
6 4 (4.17%) Sybase
7 3 (3.13%) Veritas
8 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.08%) Dell
8 2 (2.08%) EMC
8 2 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (2.08%) IBM
8 2 (2.08%) SAP
8 2 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (1.04%) Remedy
9 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago