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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 45 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 49 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.99% 5.29% 6.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.61% 18.91% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 58
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,300 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
360 312 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.29% 27.98% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 310 282 227
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 3 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 -26 21 £41,980 +19.94% 3
Torfaen - 19 £30,000 -
Caerphilly +11 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Newport - 3 £30,000 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 - 3
Glamorgan - 1 £40,000 -
UNIX
Wales

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 75 (68.81%) Linux
2 39 (35.78%) Oracle
3 37 (33.94%) Windows
4 35 (32.11%) Solaris
5 26 (23.85%) Apache
6 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (21.10%) ITIL
8 22 (20.18%) VMware
9 21 (19.27%) Red Hat
10 19 (17.43%) SQL
10 19 (17.43%) SaaS
11 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
12 17 (15.60%) Firewall
12 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.60%) C++
12 17 (15.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 16 (14.68%) Marketing
13 16 (14.68%) MySQL
13 16 (14.68%) Python
14 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
14 15 (13.76%) Advertising
14 15 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (13.76%) Mobile Marketing
14 15 (13.76%) SDLC
15 14 (12.84%) Big Data
15 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
15 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (12.84%) PaaS
15 14 (12.84%) Veritas
15 14 (12.84%) Data Mining

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 26 (23.85%) Apache
2 10 (9.17%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.26%) IIS
4 7 (6.42%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.42%) Node.js
5 6 (5.50%) JBoss
6 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Documentum
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) SaaS
2 15 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.84%) PaaS
4 2 (1.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.60%) Firewall
3 11 (10.09%) VoIP
3 11 (10.09%) HTTP
4 9 (8.26%) Internet
5 7 (6.42%) SAN
6 5 (4.59%) tcpdump
6 5 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.83%) SNMP
8 1 (0.92%) DHCP
8 1 (0.92%) DSL
8 1 (0.92%) SSL
8 1 (0.92%) VLAN
8 1 (0.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) MySQL
2 14 (12.84%) Data Mining
2 14 (12.84%) Big Data
2 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database
3 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.50%) SQLPlus
5 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.75%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.75%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.83%) Voldemort
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.83%) Riak
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Selenium
2 5 (4.59%) Ant
3 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) Maven
5 2 (1.83%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.83%) Gradle
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (14.68%) Marketing
2 15 (13.76%) Advertising
3 13 (11.93%) Finance
4 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.75%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Analyst
2 18 (16.51%) Support Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Technical Support
4 12 (11.01%) Technical Support Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Applications Support
5 11 (10.09%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Architect
7 9 (8.26%) Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Security Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Support Specialist
9 7 (6.42%) UNIX Support
9 7 (6.42%) UNIX Specialist
10 6 (5.50%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) UNIX Administrator
10 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Administrator
11 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) Web Services
2 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.50%) Spring
4 5 (4.59%) REST
5 3 (2.75%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.75%) Middleware
5 3 (2.75%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.75%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (2.75%) SOAP
5 3 (2.75%) J2EE
5 3 (2.75%) COM
6 2 (1.83%) CSS
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) POSIX
6 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.83%) PCRE
6 2 (1.83%) Pthreads
6 2 (1.83%) RESTful
6 2 (1.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Clustering
3 9 (8.26%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.26%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.50%) iSeries
6 5 (4.59%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.67%) Grid Computing
7 4 (3.67%) Life Science
8 3 (2.75%) AS400
8 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.83%) CMDB
10 1 (0.92%) iPhone
10 1 (0.92%) DTV
10 1 (0.92%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.81%) Linux
2 37 (33.94%) Windows
3 35 (32.11%) Solaris
4 13 (11.93%) AIX
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.75%) CentOS
8 1 (0.92%) HPUX
8 1 (0.92%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.92%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.10%) ITIL
3 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce
3 15 (13.76%) Mobile Marketing
3 15 (13.76%) SDLC
4 11 (10.09%) Automated Testing
4 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.17%) Information Security
6 8 (7.34%) ETL
6 8 (7.34%) Product Management
7 7 (6.42%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (5.50%) Manual Testing
8 6 (5.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.59%) Server Building
9 5 (4.59%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.59%) Validation
9 5 (4.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) SQL
2 17 (15.60%) C++
3 16 (14.68%) Python
4 14 (12.84%) Java
5 12 (11.01%) Perl
6 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.09%) C
7 9 (8.26%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.34%) PHP
8 8 (7.34%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.50%) Ruby
10 5 (4.59%) COBOL
10 5 (4.59%) Erlang
11 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.67%) Haskell
11 4 (3.67%) Lisp
12 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.83%) Scala
12 2 (1.83%) SystemTap
13 1 (0.92%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) SAP Certification
2 9 (8.26%) RHCE
3 5 (4.59%) Degree
4 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.92%) CISMP
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.92%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.01%) ISO 9001
3 11 (10.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Snort
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Server
2 4 (3.67%) Firmware
3 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.92%) RHEV
4 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) NetBackup
2 8 (7.34%) Nessus
3 4 (3.67%) Puppet
3 4 (3.67%) Ansible
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.92%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 39 (35.78%) Oracle
2 22 (20.18%) VMware
3 21 (19.27%) Red Hat
4 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.84%) Veritas
6 13 (11.93%) HP
6 13 (11.93%) SAP
7 8 (7.34%) Qualys
7 8 (7.34%) LogRhythm
8 5 (4.59%) Sybase
8 5 (4.59%) IBM
8 5 (4.59%) NetApp
9 4 (3.67%) Borland
9 4 (3.67%) Remedy
9 4 (3.67%) Cisco
9 4 (3.67%) Dell
9 4 (3.67%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.75%) EMC
11 1 (0.92%) BEA
11 1 (0.92%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Network ITR
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Newport, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago