The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 23 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 48 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.07% 2.29% 8.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.88% 14.46% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 22
Average salary £34,500 £38,750 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% +13.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,250 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 83 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.60% 15.81% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 178 68 88
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
South Wales

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 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 50 (59.52%) VMware
2 40 (47.62%) Linux
3 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (23.81%) SQL
4 20 (23.81%) Advertising
5 17 (20.24%) Oracle
5 17 (20.24%) HP
6 16 (19.05%) Java
6 16 (19.05%) LAMP
7 15 (17.86%) NetApp
7 15 (17.86%) Dell
8 14 (16.67%) EMC
8 14 (16.67%) Perl
8 14 (16.67%) Finance
9 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) SaaS
10 12 (14.29%) ITIL
10 12 (14.29%) Solaris
10 12 (14.29%) Apache
10 12 (14.29%) MySQL
10 12 (14.29%) Cisco
11 11 (13.10%) HTTP
11 11 (13.10%) C++
11 11 (13.10%) Windows
11 11 (13.10%) tcpdump
11 11 (13.10%) Welsh Language
12 10 (11.90%) Degree
12 10 (11.90%) XML
12 10 (11.90%) Firewall

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (14.29%) Apache
2 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.19%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
1 11 (13.10%) tcpdump
2 10 (11.90%) Firewall
3 8 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.52%) SAN
4 7 (8.33%) VLAN
5 4 (4.76%) DNS
6 3 (3.57%) DHCP
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.38%) SSL
7 2 (2.38%) Internet
8 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.19%) OSPF
8 1 (1.19%) BGP
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Riak
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) JIRA
2 6 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (5.95%) Ant
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
3 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) ClearQuest
4 3 (3.57%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (2.38%) JBehave
5 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.38%) Hudson
5 2 (2.38%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.38%) JUnit
6 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (23.81%) Advertising
2 14 (16.67%) Finance
3 11 (13.10%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.57%) Billing
4 3 (3.57%) French Language
4 3 (3.57%) German Language
4 3 (3.57%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.57%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (14.29%) Administrator
2 10 (11.90%) Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) LAMP
2 13 (15.48%) Web Services
3 10 (11.90%) XML
4 6 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (2.38%) Mojolicious
5 2 (2.38%) RESTful
5 2 (2.38%) MapReduce
5 2 (2.38%) jQuery
5 2 (2.38%) HTML
5 2 (2.38%) SOAP
6 1 (1.19%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.19%) Middleware
6 1 (1.19%) XBRL
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.19%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
1 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.38%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.38%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.62%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Solaris
3 11 (13.10%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Debian
5 9 (10.71%) CentOS
6 5 (5.95%) SUSE
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.76%) AIX
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.38%) HPUX
10 1 (1.19%) OS/2
10 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) ITIL
2 10 (11.90%) Scrum
3 8 (9.52%) Network Design
3 8 (9.52%) UML
4 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.14%) TDD
5 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.95%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.76%) B2B
7 4 (4.76%) B2C
7 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.76%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 16 (19.05%) Java
3 14 (16.67%) Perl
4 11 (13.10%) C++
5 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.33%) Python
7 3 (3.57%) C
7 3 (3.57%) Erlang
8 2 (2.38%) Scala
8 2 (2.38%) Groovy
8 2 (2.38%) XPath
8 2 (2.38%) XQuery
8 2 (2.38%) VC++
8 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.19%) ABAP
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.14%) ISEB
3 6 (7.14%) RHCE
4 2 (2.38%) VCP5
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) CCDP
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) vCloud
3 7 (8.33%) Nmap
4 4 (4.76%) VirtualBox
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.57%) Xen
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Puppet
2 7 (8.33%) Nagios
2 7 (8.33%) Nessus
3 4 (4.76%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) VMware
2 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) HP
3 15 (17.86%) NetApp
3 15 (17.86%) Dell
4 14 (16.67%) EMC
5 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
6 12 (14.29%) Cisco
7 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.76%) T-Plan
8 4 (4.76%) IBM
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.57%) JBoss
10 2 (2.38%) Capita
10 2 (2.38%) Brocade
10 2 (2.38%) SAP
11 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.19%) Sybase
11 1 (1.19%) Juniper
11 1 (1.19%) Citrix
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