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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 52 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 31 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.79% 7.07% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.98% 23.88% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 8
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -
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
207 201 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.27% 29.60% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 170 178 71
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 36 (61.02%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Oracle
3 16 (27.12%) SDLC
4 15 (25.42%) Java
4 15 (25.42%) Windows
5 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
5 13 (22.03%) Solaris
6 12 (20.34%) HTTP
7 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.64%) C++
7 11 (18.64%) SQL
7 11 (18.64%) ITIL
7 11 (18.64%) MySQL
8 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
9 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
9 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
9 9 (15.25%) ETL
9 9 (15.25%) Python
10 8 (13.56%) Apache
10 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.56%) C
10 8 (13.56%) Firewall
10 8 (13.56%) Finance
10 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
10 8 (13.56%) SaaS
11 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (11.86%) Tomcat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.17%) IIS
4 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.39%) Tuxedo
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
7 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) HTTP
2 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
4 7 (11.86%) SAN
5 6 (10.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (10.17%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.69%) VLAN
6 1 (1.69%) SSH
6 1 (1.69%) SNMP
6 1 (1.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MySQL
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.08%) Riak
6 3 (5.08%) Couchbase
6 3 (5.08%) Voldemort
6 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.08%) CouchDB
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.39%) Informix
8 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.69%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.69%) DB2
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Gradle
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.08%) Maven
1 3 (5.08%) Ant
1 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Analyst
1 10 (16.95%) Administrator
1 10 (16.95%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
3 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (5.08%) DevOps Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Database Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Database Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Spring
1 6 (10.17%) REST
2 5 (8.47%) Web Services
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) Middleware
3 4 (6.78%) RESTful
4 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) SOAP
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
5 1 (1.69%) HTML5
5 1 (1.69%) Mojolicious
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) LAMP
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) iSeries
3 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.78%) Life Science
4 4 (6.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.08%) CMDB
5 3 (5.08%) AS400
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) Solaris
4 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.47%) AIX
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Debian
6 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.69%) HPUX
6 1 (1.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) SDLC
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.25%) ETL
4 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (10.17%) Information Security
5 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.47%) Functional Programming
6 5 (8.47%) Validation
6 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) OO
7 4 (6.78%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) Scrum
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Product Management
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) Java
2 11 (18.64%) C++
2 11 (18.64%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
3 9 (15.25%) Python
4 8 (13.56%) C
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
5 6 (10.17%) Erlang
6 5 (8.47%) Haskell
6 5 (8.47%) COBOL
6 5 (8.47%) Lisp
7 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.08%) SystemTap
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) RPG
9 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) CISMP
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Snort
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) RHEV
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.78%) Nessus
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) IBM
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Veritas
5 4 (6.78%) Sybase
5 4 (6.78%) Qualys
5 4 (6.78%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
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