The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 47 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 55 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.45% 5.87% 3.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.78% 20.55% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 35
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £48,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
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 South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
372 326 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.07% 28.55% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 326 297 259
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UNIX
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

UNIX Salary Trend in South Wales

UNIX
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in South Wales

UNIX
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -20 30 £28,250 -15.67% 6
Torfaen - 21 £30,000 -
Newport - 2 £28,500 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 - 5
UNIX
Wales

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 81 (68.64%) Linux
2 48 (40.68%) Oracle
3 43 (36.44%) Solaris
4 33 (27.97%) Windows
5 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (22.88%) Red Hat
7 25 (21.19%) VMware
7 25 (21.19%) SaaS
8 24 (20.34%) Apache
9 22 (18.64%) ITIL
10 20 (16.95%) SQL
11 19 (16.10%) Java
12 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
13 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
13 17 (14.41%) Python
13 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
13 17 (14.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (13.56%) MySQL
14 16 (13.56%) Firewall
14 16 (13.56%) Veritas
14 16 (13.56%) SDLC
15 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (12.71%) Perl
15 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (11.02%) SAP
16 13 (11.02%) Web Services
17 12 (10.17%) AIX
17 12 (10.17%) C++
17 12 (10.17%) HTTP
17 12 (10.17%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (20.34%) Apache
2 10 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.47%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.47%) JBoss
3 9 (7.63%) Node.js
3 9 (7.63%) IIS
4 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) Documentum
5 2 (1.69%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Office
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.19%) SaaS
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.78%) PaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.56%) Firewall
3 12 (10.17%) SAN
3 12 (10.17%) HTTP
4 11 (9.32%) VoIP
5 8 (6.78%) Internet
6 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (5.08%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.69%) SNMP
8 1 (0.85%) DHCP
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
8 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.85%) VLAN
8 1 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) MySQL
2 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.78%) Data Mining
4 8 (6.78%) Big Data
5 6 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.24%) SQLPlus
7 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.54%) Riak
8 3 (2.54%) Informix
8 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.54%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.54%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.54%) Voldemort
9 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Selenium
2 5 (4.24%) Ant
2 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
3 3 (2.54%) Maven
3 3 (2.54%) Gradle
3 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Marketing
3 9 (7.63%) Advertising
3 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (29.66%) Analyst
2 25 (21.19%) Support Analyst
3 19 (16.10%) Technical Support
4 15 (12.71%) Technical Support Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (9.32%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.47%) Administrator
6 10 (8.47%) UNIX Administrator
7 9 (7.63%) UNIX Support
7 9 (7.63%) Architect
8 8 (6.78%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Security Architect
8 8 (6.78%) UNIX Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) UNIX Specialist
9 7 (5.93%) Support Specialist
10 6 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) Web Services
2 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.08%) REST
3 6 (5.08%) Spring
4 5 (4.24%) Middleware
4 5 (4.24%) HTML
5 4 (3.39%) RESTful
6 3 (2.54%) Spring MVC
6 3 (2.54%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.54%) J2EE
6 3 (2.54%) COM
6 3 (2.54%) CSS
6 3 (2.54%) SOAP
7 2 (1.69%) LAMP
7 2 (1.69%) HTML5
7 2 (1.69%) Mojolicious
8 1 (0.85%) jQuery
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.32%) Clustering
4 8 (6.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.08%) iSeries
5 6 (5.08%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.39%) Grid Computing
6 4 (3.39%) Life Science
7 3 (2.54%) CMDB
7 3 (2.54%) AS400
7 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) DTV
8 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 81 (68.64%) Linux
2 43 (36.44%) Solaris
3 33 (27.97%) Windows
4 12 (10.17%) AIX
5 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.54%) CentOS
9 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.69%) Android
10 1 (0.85%) HPUX
10 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.85%) OS/400
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.64%) ITIL
3 16 (13.56%) SDLC
4 11 (9.32%) Automated Testing
5 10 (8.47%) Information Security
6 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
6 9 (7.63%) ETL
6 9 (7.63%) Mobile Marketing
7 8 (6.78%) Product Management
8 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.93%) Change Management
8 7 (5.93%) Scrum
8 7 (5.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (5.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.08%) Server Building
9 6 (5.08%) Manual Testing
9 6 (5.08%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.24%) Functional Programming
10 5 (4.24%) Validation
10 5 (4.24%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.95%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) Java
3 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.41%) Python
4 15 (12.71%) Perl
5 12 (10.17%) C++
6 10 (8.47%) PHP
6 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.78%) C
9 6 (5.08%) Ruby
9 6 (5.08%) Erlang
10 5 (4.24%) Haskell
10 5 (4.24%) Lisp
10 5 (4.24%) COBOL
11 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
11 3 (2.54%) SystemTap
12 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) SAP Certification
2 9 (7.63%) RHCE
2 9 (7.63%) Degree
3 4 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.85%) CISMP
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.17%) ISO 9001
2 12 (10.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Snort
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) VMware Server
3 4 (3.39%) Firmware
4 2 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.85%) RHEV
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) NFS
5 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.78%) Nessus
3 4 (3.39%) Puppet
3 4 (3.39%) Ansible
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.85%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.85%) SCOM
5 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 48 (40.68%) Oracle
2 27 (22.88%) Red Hat
3 25 (21.19%) VMware
4 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.56%) Veritas
6 13 (11.02%) SAP
7 12 (10.17%) HP
8 8 (6.78%) Qualys
8 8 (6.78%) LogRhythm
9 5 (4.24%) Borland
9 5 (4.24%) IBM
9 5 (4.24%) NetApp
10 4 (3.39%) Dell
10 4 (3.39%) Cisco
10 4 (3.39%) Sybase
10 4 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.54%) EMC
11 3 (2.54%) Remedy
12 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.85%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago