The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 30 20
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 2.78% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £34,646 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 Newport region.

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 12.50% 22.22% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 41
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

UNIX
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Newport region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Newport

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) DTV
4 3 (42.86%) DVB
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (42.86%) STB
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) DTV
3 3 (42.86%) STB
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP