The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX System Engineer
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UNIX Systems 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
1064 1115 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 956 986 770
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

UNIX Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

UNIX Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UNIX Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

UNIX Systems Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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 - 3 £35,000 -
UNIX Systems Engineer
Wales

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (60.00%) Xen
3 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Nessus
3 3 (60.00%) Nmap
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds

UNIX Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited UNIX Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (60.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) HACMP
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Nmap
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds