The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Newport region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - 25 19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 4.20% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.22% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.08% 25.87% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -7.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
UNIX
South Wales

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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