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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.092% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
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
1048 1182 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.59% 96.57% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1056 899
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Nessus
3 3 (50.00%) Nmap
3 3 (50.00%) Xen
3 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) IBM

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) HACMP
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Nmap
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy