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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 30 48 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 40 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.41% 2.91% 6.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.39% 13.08% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 20
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £36,000 £25,975
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
171 130 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.40% 22.22% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 156 122 84
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £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 23 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 40 (49.38%) VMware
2 38 (46.91%) Linux
3 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (22.22%) Java
5 17 (20.99%) Windows
5 17 (20.99%) Finance
6 16 (19.75%) Web Services
7 15 (18.52%) Perl
7 15 (18.52%) SaaS
8 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (17.28%) C++
9 13 (16.05%) Oracle
9 13 (16.05%) LAMP
9 13 (16.05%) tcpdump
10 12 (14.81%) Welsh Language
10 12 (14.81%) Firewall
10 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.81%) ITIL
11 11 (13.58%) XML
11 11 (13.58%) HTTP
11 11 (13.58%) Debian
11 11 (13.58%) Degree
11 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
12 10 (12.35%) CentOS
12 10 (12.35%) Advertising
12 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.35%) UML
12 10 (12.35%) MySQL
13 9 (11.11%) Apache

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) nginx
4 1 (1.23%) Lync
4 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) tcpdump
2 12 (14.81%) Firewall
3 11 (13.58%) HTTP
4 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 9 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 8 (9.88%) VLAN
7 5 (6.17%) DNS
8 4 (4.94%) DHCP
9 2 (2.47%) SSL
9 2 (2.47%) SAN
9 2 (2.47%) Internet
10 1 (1.23%) OSPF
10 1 (1.23%) BGP
10 1 (1.23%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.23%) SSH
10 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.23%) LDAP
10 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.35%) MySQL
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.47%) Riak
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) DB2
7 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.70%) ClearQuest
4 3 (3.70%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.47%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.47%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) Maven
5 2 (2.47%) Selenium
5 2 (2.47%) Ant
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.47%) Hudson
5 2 (2.47%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.47%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.47%) JBehave
5 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Welsh Language
3 10 (12.35%) Advertising
4 3 (3.70%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) French Language
4 3 (3.70%) German Language
4 3 (3.70%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Administrator
2 14 (17.28%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) DBA
8 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) VMware Specialist
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) Web Services
2 13 (16.05%) LAMP
3 11 (13.58%) XML
4 5 (6.17%) Middleware
4 5 (6.17%) JSON
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (4.94%) SOAP
6 2 (2.47%) HTML
7 1 (1.23%) RESTful
7 1 (1.23%) Mojolicious
7 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.70%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.47%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Linux
2 17 (20.99%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) Debian
4 10 (12.35%) CentOS
5 8 (9.88%) Solaris
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) SUSE
8 1 (1.23%) OS/2
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.81%) ITIL
3 10 (12.35%) UML
4 7 (8.64%) Scrum
5 6 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 6 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.17%) Network Design
6 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.94%) Automation Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.94%) BDD
7 4 (4.94%) Test Planning
7 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.94%) B2B
7 4 (4.94%) B2C
8 3 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) SQL
2 18 (22.22%) Java
3 15 (18.52%) Perl
4 14 (17.28%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.64%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.94%) Erlang
8 4 (4.94%) C
8 4 (4.94%) PHP
9 2 (2.47%) Groovy
9 2 (2.47%) VC++
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) XPath
9 2 (2.47%) XQuery
10 1 (1.23%) Scala
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.41%) ISEB
4 5 (6.17%) RHCE
5 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CCNP
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) CCDP
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.88%) Nmap
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (6.17%) vCloud
5 4 (4.94%) VirtualBox
6 3 (3.70%) Xen
7 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.23%) Snort
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Nagios
1 8 (9.88%) Nessus
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) VMware
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) NetApp
3 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.88%) EMC
5 7 (8.64%) HP
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco
6 6 (7.41%) Dell
7 4 (4.94%) IBM
7 4 (4.94%) T-Plan
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.70%) JBoss
9 2 (2.47%) Juniper
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Google
10 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.23%) Sybase
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix
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