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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 35 30 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 71 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.62% 5.88% 3.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.46% 20.31% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 32
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
347 320 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.47% 28.93% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 312 296 286
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £53,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -13 46 £37,500 +10.29% 12
Torfaen +7 16 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Caerphilly +10 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Newport - 2 £51,250 -
Bridgend -2 1 £27,500 -54.16% 2
UNIX
Wales

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 97 (72.39%) Linux
2 54 (40.30%) Oracle
3 50 (37.31%) Solaris
4 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (24.63%) Windows
6 30 (22.39%) Python
7 29 (21.64%) Red Hat
7 29 (21.64%) Apache
7 29 (21.64%) JavaScript
7 29 (21.64%) SaaS
8 28 (20.90%) Java
8 28 (20.90%) VMware
9 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
10 24 (17.91%) SQL
11 21 (15.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
13 19 (14.18%) Firewall
13 19 (14.18%) Perl
13 19 (14.18%) SAP
13 19 (14.18%) ITIL
13 19 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (13.43%) Computer Science
15 17 (12.69%) Veritas
16 16 (11.94%) SAP Certification
16 16 (11.94%) HP
16 16 (11.94%) ISO 9001
17 15 (11.19%) SAN
17 15 (11.19%) Clustering
17 15 (11.19%) SDLC
18 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (21.64%) Apache
2 14 (10.45%) JBoss
3 12 (8.96%) Node.js
4 10 (7.46%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.97%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.22%) IIS
7 2 (1.49%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Project
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.64%) SaaS
2 19 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.97%) PaaS
4 2 (1.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.18%) Firewall
3 15 (11.19%) SAN
4 14 (10.45%) HTTP
5 11 (8.21%) VoIP
6 9 (6.72%) Internet
6 9 (6.72%) tcpdump
7 6 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.49%) SNMP
9 1 (0.75%) DHCP
9 1 (0.75%) DNS
9 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.75%) SSL
9 1 (0.75%) VLAN
9 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.75%) SSH
9 1 (0.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) MySQL
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.97%) Data Mining
3 8 (5.97%) Big Data
4 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.73%) Riak
6 5 (3.73%) Voldemort
7 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.24%) Informix
8 3 (2.24%) SQLPlus
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Ant
1 7 (5.22%) Eclipse
1 7 (5.22%) IntelliJ
1 7 (5.22%) Maven
1 7 (5.22%) Gradle
1 7 (5.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.48%) Selenium
3 1 (0.75%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.96%) Marketing
3 10 (7.46%) Finance
4 9 (6.72%) Advertising
5 3 (2.24%) Electronics
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.24%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 30 (22.39%) Analyst
2 22 (16.42%) Support Analyst
2 22 (16.42%) Technical Support
3 17 (12.69%) Software Engineer
4 15 (11.19%) Technical Support Analyst
4 15 (11.19%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Administrator
6 11 (8.21%) UNIX Administrator
7 10 (7.46%) UNIX Support
7 10 (7.46%) Support Specialist
8 9 (6.72%) Architect
8 9 (6.72%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Security Architect
9 8 (5.97%) UNIX Specialist
10 6 (4.48%) Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.48%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.45%) AngularJS
2 12 (8.96%) HTML
3 11 (8.21%) Web Services
4 8 (5.97%) Spring
4 8 (5.97%) J2EE
4 8 (5.97%) CSS
4 8 (5.97%) REST
5 7 (5.22%) RESTful
5 7 (5.22%) COM
5 7 (5.22%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.48%) Middleware
7 5 (3.73%) HTML5
8 3 (2.24%) SOAP
9 2 (1.49%) .NET
9 2 (1.49%) Velocity
9 2 (1.49%) Spring Security
9 2 (1.49%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.49%) Mojolicious
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.19%) Clustering
3 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (5.97%) Data Centre
6 7 (5.22%) Data Structures
6 7 (5.22%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.73%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.99%) DTV
9 3 (2.24%) CMDB
9 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.49%) iSeries
11 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.75%) AS400
11 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 97 (72.39%) Linux
2 50 (37.31%) Solaris
3 33 (24.63%) Windows
4 12 (8.96%) AIX
5 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.73%) Android
9 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.24%) CentOS
11 2 (1.49%) HPUX
12 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.75%) Debian
12 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.18%) ITIL
3 15 (11.19%) SDLC
4 14 (10.45%) Scrum
5 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.21%) ETL
6 11 (8.21%) Functional Programming
7 10 (7.46%) Product Management
7 10 (7.46%) Information Security
8 9 (6.72%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.72%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.97%) Change Management
10 7 (5.22%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (5.22%) Cyber Security
11 6 (4.48%) Test Automation
11 6 (4.48%) Server Building
11 6 (4.48%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.39%) Python
2 29 (21.64%) JavaScript
3 28 (20.90%) Java
4 24 (17.91%) SQL
5 19 (14.18%) Perl
6 13 (9.70%) C
6 13 (9.70%) C++
6 13 (9.70%) Shell Script
6 13 (9.70%) Bash Shell
7 11 (8.21%) Haskell
7 11 (8.21%) Erlang
7 11 (8.21%) Lisp
7 11 (8.21%) PHP
8 7 (5.22%) Scala
9 6 (4.48%) Ruby
10 5 (3.73%) SystemTap
11 4 (2.99%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) SAP Certification
2 10 (7.46%) Degree
3 9 (6.72%) RHCE
4 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (11.94%) ISO 9001
3 8 (5.97%) SLA
4 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) Snort
2 4 (2.99%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.99%) Firmware
3 2 (1.49%) vSphere
3 2 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (0.75%) RHEV
4 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.75%) NFS
4 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) NetBackup
2 9 (6.72%) Nessus
3 4 (2.99%) Puppet
3 4 (2.99%) Ansible
4 3 (2.24%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 54 (40.30%) Oracle
2 29 (21.64%) Red Hat
3 28 (20.90%) VMware
4 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.18%) SAP
6 17 (12.69%) Veritas
7 16 (11.94%) HP
8 9 (6.72%) Qualys
8 9 (6.72%) LogRhythm
9 6 (4.48%) Cisco
10 5 (3.73%) NetApp
10 5 (3.73%) Borland
11 4 (2.99%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.99%) Dell
12 2 (1.49%) IBM
13 1 (0.75%) EMC
13 1 (0.75%) Avaya
13 1 (0.75%) BMC
13 1 (0.75%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 25 days a/l, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive plus bonus, pension, study leave etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago