The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 97 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
UNIX Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1227 1104 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.38% 96.42% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 989 961
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -16 1 £27,500 -21.42%
UNIX Engineer
Wales

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Firmware
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) SAP Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Resilience Testing

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) Resilience Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 4 (50.00%) 3PAR